card englannista suomeksi
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Any game using playing cards; a game.
''He played cards with his friends.''
A resource or an argument, used to achieve a purpose.
''The government played the Orange card to get support for their Ireland policy.''
''He accused them of playing the race card.''
2007, Luke McNamara, ''Human Rights Controversies: The Impact of Legal Form'' (page 138)
- Having adopted civil union as their goal, proponents of the Civil Union Bill were sensitive to the need not to overplay the human rights card, aware that there was a significant degree of resistance in the New Zealand (..)
1590, Edmund Spenser, ''The Faerie Queene'', II.vii:
- As pilot well expert in perilous waue, / Vpon his card and compas firmes his eye ....
2007, (w), Octopus Pie 71: Deadpan
- MAREK: But really the deadpan is key. You can essentially trick people into laughing at ''nothing''.
- EVE: Oh, Marek, you card.
A list of scheduled events or of performers or contestants.
''What’s on the card for tonight?''
A removable electronic device that may be inserted into a powered electronic device to provide additional capability.
''He needed to replace the card his computer used to connect to the internet.''
''She gave her neighbors a card congratulating them on their new baby.''
''The realtor gave me her card so I could call if I had any questions about buying a house.''
''Title card'' / ''Intertitle'': A piece of filmed, printed text edited into the midst of the photographed action at various points, generally to convey character dialogue or descriptive narrative material related to the plot.
A published note, containing a brief statement, explanation, request, expression of thanks, etc.
''to put a card in the newspapers''
A printed programme.
''This will be a good card for the last day of the fair.''
A paper on which the points of the compass are marked; the dial or face of the mariner's compass.
To check IDs, especially against a minimum age requirement.
To play cards.
To make (a stated score), as recorded on a scoring card.
Material with embedded short wire bristles.
A hand-held tool formed similarly to a hairbrush but with bristles of wire or other rigid material. It is used principally with raw cotton, wool, hair, or other natural fibers to prepare these materials for spinning into yarn or thread on a wheel, with a whorl or other hand-held spindle. The card serves to untangle, clean, remove debris from, and lay the fibers straight.
A roll or sliver of fibre (as of wool) delivered from a carding machine.
To scrape or tear someone’s flesh using a metal comb, as a form of torture.
''to card a horse''
- This book must be carded and purged.
(quote-book)| title=A Quip for an Upstart Courtier| year=1592| passage=that card your beer, if you see your guests begin to be drunk, half small and half strong
(abbreviation of) (songbird)