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1. eye (i anatomi) the organ of sight


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)oculus, optic


Mindre specifikke termerreceptor, sense organ, sensory receptor


Mere specifikke termercompound eye, naked eye, ocellus, oculus dexter, oculus sinister, OD, OS, peeper, simple eye, stemma


Omfatter disse specifikke termeraperture, arteria centralis retinae, arteria ciliaris, arteria lacrimalis, canthus, central artery of the retina, choroid, choroid coat, ciliary artery, ciliary body, conjunctiva, cornea, crystalline lens, epicanthic fold, epicanthus, eye muscle, eyeball, eyelid, iris, lacrimal apparatus, lacrimal artery, lacrimal vein, lens, lens of the eye, lid, musculus sphincter pupillae, nictitating membrane, ocular muscle, orb, palpebra, pupillary sphincter, retina, sclera, sclerotic coat, third eyelid, uvea, uveoscleral pathway, vena lacrimalis


Omfatter disse overordnede termerface, human face, visual system


Overordnet anvendelsecolloquialism

2. eye (om erkendelse) good discernment (either visually or as if visually)


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe has an eye for fresh talent.
He has an artist's eye.


Mindre specifikke termerdiscernment, judgement, judgment, sagaciousness, sagacity

3. eye (om erkendelse) attention to what is seen


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe tried to catch her eye.


Mindre specifikke termerattending, attention

4. eye (om sted) an area that is approximately central within some larger region


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIt is in the center of town.
They ran forward into the heart of the struggle.
They were in the eye of the storm.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)center, centre, heart, middle


Mindre specifikke termerarea, country


Mere specifikke termercenter stage, central city, centre stage, city center, city centre, financial center, hub, inner city, medical center, midfield, midstream, seat, storm center, storm centre


Eksempler på forekomster af mere specifikke termerCity of London, the City

5. eye (om genstand) a small hole or loop (as in a needle)


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe thread wouldn't go through the eye.


Mindre specifikke termerhole


Omfatter disse overordnede termerneedle


Engelsk udsagnsord: eye

1. eye (om opfattelse) look at


Eksempler på anvendelseSam cannot eye Sue


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)eyeball


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termerlook









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