clam

suomi-englanti sanakirja

clam englannista suomeksi

  1. simpukka

  2. dollari

  3. kerätä simpukoita

  1. simpukka

  2. Substantiivi

clam englanniksi

  1. A bivalve mollusk of many kinds, especially those that are edible; for example the (vern) (''arenaria''), the clam (''mercenaria''), the clam or (vern) ((taxlink)), and other species. The name is said to have been given originally to the ''gigas'', a huge East Indian bivalve.

  2. (quote-book)|chapter=3|title=http://openlibrary.org/works/OL5535161W Mr. Pratt's Patients| passage=My hopes wa'n't disappointed. I never saw clams thicker than they was along them inshore flats. I filled my dreener in no time, and then it come to me that 'twouldn't be a bad idee to get a lot more, take 'em with me to Wellmouth, and peddle 'em out. Clams was fairly scarce over that side of the bay and ought to fetch a fair price.

  3. (quote-song)| album=Outlaw| passage=Long as I have my clams I don't give a damn about revolution / Long as I have my rice I don't have to think twice about a solution

  4. Strong pincers or forceps.

  5. A kind of vise, usually of wood.

  6. A dollar.

  7. (ux)

  8. 1973, Lucas Webb, ''Stribling'' (page 188)

  9. The network canceled—nonco-operation their legal shysters said. Suing me, for, for ten million clams, damages to sponsors, agencies.
  10. A Scientologist.

  11. (quote-newsgroup)

  12. A vagina.

  13. In musicians' parlance, a wrong or misplaced note.

  14. One who up|clams up; a taciturn person, one who refuses to speak.

  15. (senseid) mouth ((ngd))

  16. (quote-book)

  17. To dig for clams.

  18. A crash or clangor made by ringing all the bells of a chime at once.

  19. *(quote-book)

  20. To produce, in bellringing, a clam or clangor; to cause to clang.

  21. clammy.

  22. 1808, (w), ''An Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language'':

  23. Ice is said to be clam, when beginning to melt with the sun or otherwise, and not easy to be slid upon.
  24. clamminess; moisture

  25. (RQ:Carlyle French Revolution)

  26. (senseid) To be moist or glutinous; to stick; to adhere.

  27. (RQ:Dryden Amphitryo)

  28. A chilling sweat , a damp of jealousy,Hangs on my brows, and clams upon my limbs
  29. To clog, as with glutinous or viscous matter.

  30. (RQ:L'Estrange Fables of Aesop)

  31. (alt form)

  32. (alt form)

  33. clamor

  34. clandestinely, secretly, privately

  35. (ant)

  36. stealthily

  37. without the knowledge of, unknown to

  38. 163 B.C.E. Terence, ''Heauton Timorumenos'', Act II, Scene II:

  39. Neque adeō clam mē est.
    : Nor indeed is it unknown to me.
  40. (l)

  41. leper