gall englannista suomeksi
suuttumus, ärsyynnys, ärtymys
vaivata, ärsyttää, sapettaa, häiritä, suututtaa
kasvain kasvin pinnalla
(RQ:King James Version)
A feeling of exasperation.
(quote-song)|title=(w)|year=1966|album=Blonde on Blonde|passage=He's sure got a lotta gall / To be so useless and all / Muttering small talk at the wall while I'm in the hall
- “Durn ye!” he cried. “I’ll lam ye! Get offen here. I knows ye. Yer one o’ that gang o’ bums that come here last night, an’ now you got the gall to come back beggin’ for food, eh? I’ll lam ye!” and he raised the gun to his shoulder.
- Riding a horse with bruised or broken skin can cause a gall, which frequently results in the white saddle marks seen on the withers and backs of some horses.
(RQ:Dryden The Art of Poetry)
(RQ:Emily Bronte Wuthering Heights) I hated him with a hatred that turned my life to gall (..)
(RQ:Whitman Leaves of Grass)
(RQ:Stevenson Treasure Island)
(RQ:Maxwell Mirror and the Lamp)
June 24, 1778, (w), ''The Writings of George Washington From the Original Manuscript Sources: Volume 12, 1745–1799''
- The disposition for these detachments is as follows – Morgans corps, to gain the enemy’s right flank; Maxwells brigade to hang on their left. Brigadier Genl. Scott is now marching with a very respectable detachment destined to gall the enemys left flank and rear.
(RQ:Defoe Crusoe) he went awkwardly in these clothes at first: wearing the drawers was very awkward to him, and the sleeves of the waistcoat galled his shoulders and the inside of his arms; but a little easing them where he complained they hurt him, and using himself to them, he took to them at length very well.
1979, (w), “Captivity Pageant”, ''The Atlantic'', Volume 296, No. 5, pp. 92-97, December, 1979
- Metrinko was hungry, but he was galled by how self-congratulatory his captors seemed, how generous and noble and proudly Islamic.
To cause pitting on a surface being cut from the friction between the two surfaces exceeding the bond of the material at a point.
(RQ:Shakespeare Henry 5)
1974, Philip P. Wiener (ed.), ''Dictionary of the History of Ideas''
- Even so, Redi retained a belief that in certain other cases—the origin of parasites inside the human or animal body or of grubs inside of oak galls—there must be spontaneous generation. Bit by bit the evidence grew against such views. In 1670 Jan Swammerdam, painstaking student of the insect’s life cycle, suggested that the grubs in galls were enclosed in them for the sake of nourishment and must come from insects that had inserted their semen or their eggs into the plants.
- But first for your Line. First note, that you are to take care that your hair be round and clear, and free from galls, or scabs, or frets: for a well- chosen, even, clear, round hair, of a kind of glass-colour, will prove as strong as three uneven scabby hairs that are ill-chosen, and full of galls or unevenness. You shall seldom find a black hair but it is round, but many white are flat and uneven; therefore, if you get a lock of right, round, clear, glass-colour hair, make much of it.
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