ferret

suomi-englanti sanakirja

ferret englannista suomeksi

  1. mustajalkahilleri

  2. metsästää fretillä

  3. nuuskia

  4. kiusata

  5. fretti

  1. fretti

  2. Substantiivi

  3. Verbi

ferret englanniksi

  1. An often domesticated mammal (''putorius furo'') rather like a weasel, descended from the polecat and often trained to hunt burrowing animals.

  2. The (vern), (taxlink).

  3. A diligent searcher.

  4. 1998 July 2, (w), "Screaming in the Castle" in the ''London Review of Books'', Vol. XX, No. 13:

  5. The most challenging documentary discoveries were made by a tenacious archival ferret, Dr Antonio Bertoletti. In 1879 he published his findings in a slim, refreshingly dry volume, ''Francesco Cenci e la sua Famiglia''.
  6. To hunt game with ferrets.

  7. To uncover and bring to light by searching; usually to ''ferret out''.

  8. (RQ:Shakespeare Henry 5)

  9. (quote-book)

  10. (quote-book)|title=(w)|chapter=1|passage=She ferreted in her bag; then held it up mouth downwards; then fumbled in her lap, all so vigorously that Charles Steele in the Panama hat suspended his paint-brush.

  11. A tape of silk, cotton, or ribbon, used to tie documents, clothing, etc. or along the edge of fabric.

  12. (RQ:Dickens Bleak Hous)

  13. red tape and green ferret
  14. (metal) tag; aglet, aiguillette

  15. (inflection of)