chief

suomi-englanti sanakirja

chief englannista suomeksi

  1. päällikkö

  2. ensisijainen

  3. johtaja

  4. työnjohtaja

  1. Substantiivi

  2. johtaja

  3. johtaja, päällikkö

  4. lakio

  5. Verbi

chief englanniksi

  1. (senseid) A leader or head of a group of people, organisation, etc. (defdate)

  2. 1994, Nelson Mandela, ''Long Walk to Freedom'', Abacus 2010, p. 4:

  3. My father, Gadla Henry Mphakanyiswa, was a chief by both blood and custom.

    ''All firefighters report to the fire chief.''

  4. The top part of a shield or escutcheon; more specifically, an ordinary consisting of the upper part of the field cut off by a horizontal line, generally occupying the top third. (defdate)

  5. 1889, Charles Norton Elvin, ''A Dictionary of Heraldry'':

  6. When the Chief is Charged with any figure, in blazon it is said to be "''On a Chief''".
  7. The principal part or top of anything.

  8. (n-g)

  9. ''Hey, chief.''

  10. Primary; principal.

  11. (ux)

  12. (quote-book) With a Supplement, wherein the Notions of Archbishop Tillotson|John Tillotson, Dr. Lupton, and Others, as to the Eternity of Hell Torments, are Impartially Represented. And the Rev. Mr. Wall’s Sentiments of this Learned Work|edition=2nd|location=London|publisher=Printed by H. P. for Astley|Thomas Astley, at the Dolphin and Crown in St Paul's Cathedral|St. Paul's Church-Yard|year=1727|pages=98–99|pageurl=https://books.google.com/books?id=Zv5OAQAAIAAJ&pg=PA99|oclc=645158554|passage=(..) But when we find that they volcanoes are but few in Number, and the chiefeſt of thoſe too near the torrid Zone, and from their Tops to iſſue forth, now clear Fire, then thick, black Smoke, and ſometimes little or nothing at all; we muſt conclude, that they are only particular Fires, probably of the ''Sun''’s kindling at firſt, and ſince continued by the caſual and incidental Applications of that ''Pabulum'', which thoſe Part of the Earth adminiſter to them.

  13. {{quote-book|en|title=Willpower|author=Roy F. Baumeister, John Tierney|year=2011|ISBN=9781594203077|page=113

  14. Intimate, friendly.

  15. 2006, James Robertson: ''The Testament of Gideon Mack'', p 324:

  16. 'You’re doing it because she was your friend, not because she was a parishioner, and certainly not because of the Declaratory Articles,' Macmurray said, pushing himself forward on his seat. 'Everybody knows how chief you and she were. It was an unfitting relationship for a minister while she was alive, and it is equally unfitting for you to do her a favour like this now she's dead.'
  17. To smoke cannabis.

  18. 2012, Marquis "Cream" Cureton, ''When the Smoke Clears'' (page 268)

  19. He chiefed on the bud like a pro, taking long deep hits and holding it within until he had inhaled as much of the weed smoke as he could.
  20. (alt form)

  21. head

  22. head

  23. circa 1170, (w), ''et Énide|Érec et Énide'':

  24. Le chief li desarme et la face.
    : He exposed his head and his face.
  25. leader, (l)

  26. front (gloss)