bight

suomi-englanti sanakirja

bight englannista suomeksi

  1. lenkki, silmukka

  2. lahdeke, poukama, lahti, merenlahti

  3. kiinnittää silmukalla, sitoa lenkille

  1. Substantiivi

  2. mutka corner; kuoppa hollow

  3. lahti

  4. mutka, puhti

  5. Verbi

bight englanniksi

  1. A corner, bend, or angle; a hollow

  2. ''the bight of a horse's knee''

    ''the bight of an elbow''

  3. 1905, Louis Stevenson|Robert Louis Stevenson, ''Travels with a Donkey in the Cévennes'', with a Donkey in the Cevennes/The Country of the Camisards|page 166

  4. I spied a bight of meadow some way below the roadway in an angle of the river.
  5. An area of sea lying between two promontories, larger than a bay, wider than a gulf

  6. A bend or curve in a coastline, river, or other geographical feature.

  7. A curve in a rope

  8. (RQ:Conrad Heart of Darkness)

  9. To arrange or fasten (a rope) in bights.