stran|ger

stran|ger
stran|ger «STRAYN juhr», noun, adjective, verb.
–n.
1. a person not known, seen, or heard of before: »

She is a stranger to us.

2. a person or thing new to a place; newcomer: »

He is a stranger in New York.

3. a person who is out of place or not at home in something: »

He is no stranger to hard work.

4. visitor; guest: »

... thy stranger that is within thy gates (Exodus 20:10).

5. a person from nother country; foreigner; alien: »

The king received the strangers with kindness.

6. Law. a person who has no legal interest or standing in an action or transaction.
–adj.
1. that is a stranger: »

a stranger prince or knight, a stranger gentleman.

2. foreign; alien: »

stranger troops, a stranger nation.

–v.t.
Obsolete. to make a stranger of; alienate: »

Dow'rd with our curse, and stranger'd with our oath. Take her or leave her (Shakespeare).


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

См. также в других словарях:

  • stran — stran·ger·hood; stran·gler; stran·gles; stran·gu·la·tion; stran·gu·ry; stran·ner; stran·ger; stran·gle; stran·gu·late; …   English syllables

  • ger — ag·ger; an·ger·ly; ar·mi·ger; as·trol·o·ger; au·ger; aus·trin·ger; bag·ger; bal·in·ger; bee·ger·ite; ber·ger; boot·leg·ger; bött·ger; bou·lan·ger·ite; brag·ger; braun·schwei·ger; brev·i·ger; brög·ger·ite; bud·ger·ee; bud·ger·i·gar; bud·ger·ow;… …   English syllables

  • Stráň (Sadov) — Stráň …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Stráň — ist der Name mehrerer Orte in Tschechien: Stráň, Ortsteil von Potůčky, Okres Karlovy Vary Stráň, Ortsteil von Sadov, Okres Karlovy Vary; siehe Stráň (Sadov) Name eines Berges in den Weißen Karpaten nahe der Quelle der Teplica …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • stran´gler — stran|gle «STRANG guhl», verb, gled, gling, noun. –v.t. 1. to kill by squeezing the throat to stop the breath: »Hercules strangled a snake with each hand. 2. to choke; suffocate: »His high collar seemed to be strangling him. SYNONYM(S): throttle …   Useful english dictionary

  • stran|gle — «STRANG guhl», verb, gled, gling, noun. –v.t. 1. to kill by squeezing the throat to stop the breath: »Hercules strangled a snake with each hand. 2. to choke; suffocate: »His high collar seemed to be strangling him. SYNONYM(S): throttle, stifle …   Useful english dictionary

  • ger-3 —     ger 3     English meaning: to turn, wind     Deutsche Übersetzung: “drehen, winden”     Material: A. O.Ind. guṇá ḥ (*gr̥ nó s) “ the single thread of a string, line, cord; stain “ (dvi , tri guṇa actually “ consisting of two, three threads …   Proto-Indo-European etymological dictionary

  • Ger (Pyrenees-Atlantiques) — Ger (Pyrénées Atlantiques) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Ger. Ger …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Ger (pyrénées-atlantiques) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Ger. Ger …   Wikipédia en Français

  • strȃn — prid. 〈odr. ī〉 1. {{001f}}koji je sa strane, koji je izvan nekog kruga ljudi; nepozvan 2. {{001f}}koji je iz drugog kraja ili iz druge zemlje; tuđ 3. {{001f}}koji nije svojstven komu ili čemu, koji je tuđ [to je meni ∼a stvar (običaj, postupak);… …   Veliki rječnik hrvatskoga jezika


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