cow

suomi-englanti sanakirja

cow englannista suomeksi

  1. lehmä, nauta

  2. pitää pelon vallassa, pelottaa

  1. pelottaa

  2. Substantiivi

cow englanniksi

  1. An adult female of the species ''taurus'', especially one that has calved.

  2. (ux)

  3. Any member of the species ''Bos taurus'' regardless of sex or age, including bulls and calves.

  4. Beef: the meat of cattle as food.

  5. Any bovines or bovids generally, including yaks, buffalo, etc.

  6. A female member of other large species of mammal, including the bovines, moose, whales, seals, hippos, rhinos, manatees, and elephants.

  7. A woman considered unpleasant in some way, particularly one considered nasty, stupid, fat, lazy, or difficult.

  8. 1933, (w), ''(w)'', Chapter XXXII, http://www.gutenberg.net.au/ebooks01/0100171h.html

  9. (..) the worst insult to a woman, either in London or Paris, is "cow"; a name which might even be a compliment, for cows are among the most likeable of animals.
  10. 1990, ''of Cards (UK TV show)|House of Cards'', Season 1, Episode 2:

  11. ''Greville Preston:'' You've been set up, you silly cow. Now, don't let me hear any more about this unless you have absolute stand-up-in-court proof it's kosher...''Mattie Storin:'' Pig.
  12. A chock: a wedge or brake used to stop a machine or car.

  13. To intimidate; to daunt the spirits or courage of.

  14. (RQ:Spectator)

  15. To vanquish a people already cowed.
  16. A chimney cowl.

  17. (quote-book)| title=(w)| passage=Who could live to gaze from day to day on bricks and slates, who had once felt the influence of a scene like this? Who could continue to exist, where there are no cows but the cows on the chimneypots; nothing redolent of Pan but pan-tiles; (..)

  18. metate (grinding stone)

  19. (alt form)