brick

suomi-englanti sanakirja

brick englannista suomeksi

  1. tiili, tiiliskivi

  2. reilu tyyppi

  1. Substantiivi

  2. tiili

  3. apu

  4. tiilinen

  5. Verbi

brick englanniksi

  1. A hardened rectangular block of mud, clay etc., used for building.

  2. ''This wall is made of bricks''.

  3. (senseid) Such hardened mud, clay, etc. considered collectively, as a building material.

  4. ''This house is made of brick''.

  5. Something shaped like a brick.

  6. ''a plastic explosive brick''

  7. 2011, Seth Kenlon, ''Revolution Radio'' (page 70)

  8. The handyman considered the question and I knew she had a brick of ground beans in her bag but was considering whether the beds and a hot drink was worth a brick of coffee.
  9. 2012, Kevin Sampson, ''Powder'' (page 34)

  10. He disentangled himself from the safe door and delved inside. He brought out a brick of banknotes.
  11. A helpful and reliable person.

  12. ''Thanks for helping me wash the car. You're a brick.''

  13. (quote-book)

  14. 1903 Butler (novelist)|Samuel Butler, ''The Way of All Flesh'', ch. 48:

  15. Theobald's mind worked in this way: "Now, I know Ernest has told this boy what a disagreeable person I am, and I will just show him that I am not disagreeable at all, but a good old fellow, a jolly old boy, in fact a regular old brick, and that it is Ernest who is in fault all through."
  16. (quote-book)|title=Railway Children|The Railway Children|url=http://books.google.com/books?id=tLVPkFHLEZMC&pg=PA168&dq=%22you%27re+a+brick%22&as_brr=3&sig=bMkcYZ4ym_R-anlb_W206onJOf4|page=168|passage=‘Somebody had to stay with you,’ said Bobbie.‘Tell you what, Bobbie,’ said Jim, ‘you’re a brick. Shake.’

  17. A shot which misses, particularly one which bounces directly out of the basket because of a too-flat trajectory, as if the ball were a heavier object.

  18. ''We can't win if we keep throwing up bricks from three-point land.''

  19. A brick; an external supply consisting of a small box with an integral male plug and an attached cord terminating in another power plug.

  20. An electronic device, especially a heavy box-shaped one, that has become non-functional or obsolete.

  21. A carton of 500 rimfire cartridges, which forms the approximate size and shape of a brick.

  22. A card (usually the turn or the river) which does not improve a player's hand.

  23. (ux)

  24. The colour red.

  25. One kilo of cocaine.

  26. (quote-song)

  27. Extremely cold.

  28. 2005, ''Vibe'' (volume 12, number 14, page 102)

  29. And while the tropics are definitely the place to be when it's brick outside, rocking a snorkel on the beach only works when you're snorkeling.
  30. 2014, Ray Mack, ''Underestimated: A Searcher's Story'' ((ISBN)), page 89:

  31. He was always hanging tight with me and since he had access to a ride . . . it made traveling easier. I mean it was no biggie brain buster to take the train, but when it's brick outside . . . fuck the A train.
  32. (quote-journal)

  33. To build with bricks.

  34. 1914, ''The Mining Engineer'', Institution of Mining Engineers, page 349

  35. The shaft was next bricked between the decks until the top scaffold was supported by the brickwork and made to share the weight with the prids.
  36. To make into bricks.

  37. 1904 September 15, James C. Bennett, Walter Renton Ingalls (editor), ''Lead Smelting and Refining with Some Notes on Lead Mining'' (1906), The Engineering and Mining Journal, page 66

  38. The plant, which is here described, for bricking fine ores and flue dust, was designed and the plans produced in the engineering department of the Selby smelter.
  39. To hit someone or something with a brick.

  40. To make an electronic device nonfunctional and usually beyond repair, essentially making it no more useful than a brick.

  41. ''My VCR was bricked during the lightning storm''.

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  43. 2007 December 14, Joe Barr, “PacketProtector turns SOHO router into security powerhouse”, ''Linux.com''

  44. installing third-party firmware will void your warranty, and it is possible that you may brick your router.
  45. 2016, Alex Hern, ''Revolv devices bricked as Google's Nest shuts down smart home company'' (in ''The Guardian'')

  46. Google owner Alphabet’s subsidiary Nest is closing a smart-home company it bought less than two years ago, leaving customers’ devices useless as of May. (..) The company declined to share how many customers would be left with bricked devices as a result of the shutdown.
  47. A brig, a two-masted vessel type.

  48. A fritter with a filling.

  49. (monikko) gv|breck

  50. (alt form)