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Engelsk substantiv: range

1. range (om egenskap) an area in which something acts or operates or has power or control:

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe range of a supersonic jet.
A piano has a greater range than the human voice.
The ambit of municipal legislation.
Within the compass of this article.
Within the scope of an investigation.
Outside the reach of the law.
In the political orbit of a world power.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)ambit, compass, orbit, reach, scope

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkextent

Mere spesifikke uttrykkapproximate range, ballpark, confines, contrast, expanse, gamut, horizon, internationalism, internationality, latitude, palette, pallet, purview, spectrum, sweep, view

2. range (om sted) the limits within which something can be effective

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningRange of motion.
He was beyond the reach of their fire.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)reach

Mindre spesifikke uttrykklimit

Mere spesifikke uttrykkearreach, earshot, eyeshot, hearing, rifle range, rifle shot, view

3. range (om sted) a large tract of grassy open land on which livestock can graze

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey used to drive the cattle across the open range every spring.
He dreamed of a home on the range.

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkparcel, parcel of land, piece of ground, piece of land, tract

Mere spesifikke uttrykkhome range, home territory

4. range (om ting) a series of hills or mountains

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe valley was between two ranges of hills.
The plains lay just beyond the mountain range.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)chain, chain of mountains, mountain chain, mountain range, range of mountains

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkformation, geological formation

Eksempler på mere spesifikke uttrykkAdirondack Mountains, Adirondacks, Admiralty Range, Alaska Range, Alleghenies, Allegheny Mountains, Alps, Altai Mountains, Altay Mountains, Andes, Apennines, Appalachian Mountains, Appalachians, Atlas Mountains, Australian Alps, Balkan Mountain Range, Balkan Mountains, Balkans, Berkshire Hills, Berkshires, Black Hills, Blue Ridge, Blue Ridge Mountains, Cantabrian Mountains, Carpathian Mountains, Carpathians, Cascade Mountains, Cascade Range, Cascades, Catskill Mountains, Catskills, Caucasus, Caucasus Mountains, Coast Mountains, Coast Range, Cumberland Mountains, Cumberland Plateau, Dolomite Alps, Eastern Highlands, Great Dividing Range, Great Smoky Mountains, Green Mountains, Guadalupe Mountains, High Sierra, Himalaya, Himalaya Mountains, Himalayas, Hindu Kush, Hindu Kush Mountains, Karakoram, Karakoram Range, Karakorum Range, Kuenlun, Kuenlun Mountains, Kunlan Shan, Kunlun, Kunlun Mountains, Mesabi Range, Mount Carmel, Mustagh, Mustagh Range, Nan Ling, Ozark Mountains, Ozark Plateau, Ozarks, Pamir Mountains, Pyrenees, Rhodope Mountains, Rockies, Rocky Mountains, Sacramento Mountains, San Juan Mountains, Sayan Mountains, Selkirk Mountains, sierra, Sierra Madre Occidental, Sierra Madre Oriental, Sierra Nevada, Sierra Nevada, Sierra Nevada Mountains, St. Elias Mountains, St. Elias Range, Taconic Mountains, Teton Range, the Alps, the Pamirs, Tien Shan, Transylvanian Alps, Tyan Shan, Tyrolean Alps, Ural Mountains, Urals

Omfatter disse spesifikke uttrykkmassif, mountain pass, notch, pass

5. range (om gjenstand) a place for shooting (firing or driving) projectiles of various kinds

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe army maintains a missile range in the desert.
Any good golf club will have a range where you can practice.

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkfacility, installation

Mere spesifikke uttrykkpractice range, rifle range, test range

6. range (om gruppe) a variety of different things or activities

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe answered a range of questions.
He was impressed by the range and diversity of the collection.

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkassortment, miscellanea, miscellany, mixed bag, mixture, motley, potpourri, salmagundi, smorgasbord, variety

Mere spesifikke uttrykkband

7. range (om gruppe) (mathematics) the set of values of the dependent variable for which a function is defined

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe image of f(x) = x^2 is the set of all non-negative real numbers if the domain of the function is the set of all real numbers.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)image, range of a function

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkset

Overordnet kategorimath, mathematics, maths

8. range (om erkjendelse) the limit of capability

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWithin the compass of education.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)compass, grasp, reach

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkcapability, capableness, potentiality

Mere spesifikke uttrykkken, sight

9. range (om gjenstand) a kitchen appliance used for cooking food

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningDinner was already on the stove.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)cooking stove, kitchen range, kitchen stove, stove

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkkitchen appliance

Mere spesifikke uttrykkcharcoal burner, cookstove, electric range, gas cooker, gas range, gas stove, potbelly, potbelly stove, Primus, Primus stove, spirit stove

Omfatter disse spesifikke uttrykkgrate, grating

Engelsk verb: range

1. range (om tilstand) change or be different within limits

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningEstimates for the losses in the earthquake range as high as $2 billion.
Interest rates run from 5 to 10 percent.
The instruments ranged from tuba to cymbals.
My students range from very bright to dull.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)run

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkbe

Utsagnsord med lignende betydningextend, go, lead, lead, pass, run, run

2. range (om bevegelse) move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe gypsies roamed the woods.
Roving vagabonds.
The wandering Jew.
The cattle roam across the prairie.
The laborers drift from one town to the next.
They rolled from town to town.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)cast, drift, ramble, roam, roll, rove, stray, swan, tramp, vagabond, wander

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Something is ----ing PP.
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s PP

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkgo, locomote, move, travel

Mere spesifikke uttrykkgad, gallivant, jazz around, maunder

Utsagnsord med lignende betydningdrift, err, stray, wander

3. range (om tilstand) have a range; be capable of projecting over a certain distance, as of a gun

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis gun ranges over two miles.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething is ----ing PP

Mere spesifikke uttrykkcarry

4. range (om tilstand) range or extend over; occupy a certain area

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe plants straddle the entire state.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)straddle

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkbe, comprise, constitute, make up, represent

Mere spesifikke uttrykkspread-eagle

5. range (om relasjon) lay out orderly or logically in a line or as if in a line

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningLay out the clothes.
Lay out the arguments.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)array, lay out, set out

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something PP

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkarrange, set up

Mere spesifikke uttrykkcompart

6. range (om relasjon) feed as in a meadow or pasture

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe herd was grazing.

Eksempler på anvendelseThe animals range

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)browse, crop, graze, pasture

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkeat, feed

Utsagnsord med lignende betydningcrop, graze, pasture, range

7. range (om forbruk, inntak eller anvendelse) let eat

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningRange the animals in the prairie.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkfeed, give

Utsagnsord med lignende betydningbrowse, crop, graze, pasture, range

8. range (om erkjendelse) assign a rank or rating to

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHow would you rank these students?.
The restaurant is rated highly in the food guide.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)grade, order, place, rank, rate

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

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkevaluate, judge, pass judgment

Mere spesifikke uttrykkdowngrade, prioritise, prioritize, reorder, seed, sequence, shortlist, subordinate, superordinate, upgrade

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