suomi-englanti sanakirja

countenance englannista suomeksi

  1. ilme

  2. antaa lupa

  3. kasvot

  4. hyväksyminen

  1. Substantiivi

  2. ilme, kasvonpiirteet

  3. Verbi

  4. sallia

countenance englanniksi

  1. Appearance, especially the features and expression of the face.

  2. (RQ:King James Version)

  3. (RQ:Landon Francesca Carrara)

  4. (quote-book)|title=(w)|chapter=1|passage=But Richmond, his grandfather's darling, after one thoughtful glance cast under his lashes at that uncompromising countenance appeared to lose himself in his own reflections.

  5. (quote-journal)

  6. Favour; support; encouragement.

  7. (RQ:King James Version)glad with thy countenance.

  8. (RQ:Atterbury Fourteen Sermons)

  9. (RQ:Landon Ethel Churchill)

  10. 1926, (w), ''Seven Pillars of Wisdom'', New York: Anchor (1991), p. 174:

  11. All feared and obeyed him; to use his roads we must have his countenance.
  12. Superficial appearance; show; pretense.

  13. (RQ:Ascham Scholemaster)

  14. Calm facial expression, composure, self-control.

  15. To tolerate, support, sanction, patronise or approve of something.

  16. (syn)


  17. 1937, (w) and (w) (translators), ''(w)'', (''Der Prozess'' 1925, (w)), Vintage Books (London), pg. 99

  18. For the Defence was not actually countenanced by the Law, but only tolerated, and there were differences of opinion even on that point, whether the Law could be interpreted to admit such tolerances at all.
  19. (quote-web) Very few of us would countenance the removal of pints from pubs, for example.

  20. (quote-web)

  21. appearance; (l)

  22. e moustre par contenance q'il ad honte de ceo q'il ad fet

  23. And he showed by his appearance that he was ashamed of what he had done.