bent englannista suomeksi
koukussa oleva, kumara, koukussa, kumarassa oleva
(quote-journal)in the ape posse, bent on vengeance, traversing landscapes clothed in snow and bristling with California red fir and silver pine, spooking human stragglers, and running across fresh graves as they search for the nameless colonel and try to piece together why the humans are killing each other.
(Of a person) leading a life of crime.
Suffering from bends
A predisposition to act or react in a particular way.
The state of being curved, crooked, or inclined from a straight line; flexure; curvity.
- the force they have in the discharge , according to several bents
- Beneath the lowering brow, and on a bent,The temple stood of Mars armipotent
Particular direction or tendency; flexion; course.
- bents and turns of the matter
Such a subunit as a reinforcement to, or integral part of, a bridge's framing.
Tension; force of acting; energy; impetus.
1707, (w), ''Practical Discourses Upon the Beatitudes of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ.''
- the full bent and stress of the soul
Any of various stiff or reedy grasses.
1627, (w), "Nymphidia", 1810 reprint page 124:
- His spear a bent, both stiff and strong.
1888, Rudyard Kipling, ‘The Strange Ride of Morrowbie Jukes’, ''The Phantom ’Rickshaw and Other Tales'', Folio Society 2005, p. 121:
- Gunga Dass gave me a double handful of dried bents which I thrust down the mouth of the lair to the right of his, and followed myself, feet foremost ....
- Clusters of strong flowers rose everywhere above the coarse tussocks of bent.
A grassy area, grassland.
c. 1500, (w)
- Bowmen bickered upon the bent.
The old dried stalks of grasses.
(nl-verb form of); are.
Coarse or wiry grass growing upon moorlands.
An area covered with coarse or wiry grass; a moor.