gridiron

suomi-englanti sanakirja

gridiron englannista suomeksi

  1. amerikkalainen jalkapallokenttä

  2. halstari

  1. ritilä

  2. ritilä, ristikko

gridiron englanniksi

  1. An instrument of torture on which people were secured before being burned by fire. (defdate)

  2. (RQ:Montaigne Florio Essayes)

  3. An iron rack or grate used for broiling meat and fish over coals. (defdate)

  4. Any object resembling the rack or grate. (defdate)

  5. (quote-book)|page=55|text=Just north of Farringdon station, and to the east of Ray Street, there is a wide cutting bounded by another of those brick walls nicely calculated to be just too high for you to see over. So prop your bike against it, and stand on the down-pointing pedal crank. You are looking at the Ray Street Gridiron, a spectacular bridge in a cutting that carries the Metropolitan, the supposed Underground, over the Widened Lines (now Thameslink).

  6. An openwork frame on which vessels are placed for examination, cleaning, and repairs.

  7. A raised framework from which lighting is suspended.

  8. The field on which football is played. (defdate)

  9. football|American and football, particularly when used to distinguish from other codes of football.

  10. 1995 October 3, Peter O′Shea, ''Sports: Out on the field'', ''(w)'', %22gridiron+players%22+-intitle:%22%22+-inauthor:%22%22&hl=en&sa=X&ei=XuhuT5_QCNGImQXR25iVBg&redir_esc=yv=onepage&q=%22gridiron%20player%22|%22gridiron%20players%22%20-intitle%3A%22%22%20-inauthor%3A%22%22&f=false page 54,

  11. He represented Australia in this year′s rugby tour of England and is as well-known in Australia as any top gridiron player is in the United States.
  12. 2001, (w), Dolan Hubbard, ''Jackie Robinson: First Negro in Big League Baseball: 1919—'', ''The Collected Works of Langston Hughes, Volume 12: Works for Children and Young Adults'', %22gridiron+players%22+-intitle:%22%22+-inauthor:%22%22&hl=en&sa=X&ei=XuhuT5_QCNGImQXR25iVBg&redir_esc=yv=onepage&q=%22gridiron%20player%22|%22gridiron%20players%22%20-intitle%3A%22%22%20-inauthor%3A%22%22&f=false page 106,

  13. So Jackie′s name became known far and wide as an exceptional gridiron player.
  14. 2009, Deborah Healey, ''Sport and the Law'', reference note, of New South Wales|UNSW Press, %22gridiron+players%22+-intitle:%22%22+-inauthor:%22%22&hl=en&sa=X&ei=XuhuT5_QCNGImQXR25iVBg&redir_esc=yv=onepage&q=%22gridiron%20player%22|%22gridiron%20players%22%20-intitle%3A%22%22%20-inauthor%3A%22%22&f=false page 271,

  15. 119 Yasser (1985) cites the famous US example of gridiron player Dick Butkus of the Chicago Bears.
  16. To mark or cover with lines; to crisscross.

  17. 1901, Archibald John Little, ''Mount Omi and Beyond: A Record of Travel on the Thibetan Border'', Cambridge University Press, 2010, Conclusion, p. 242, https://books.google.ca/books?id=4VxiopcUE6sC&printsec=frontcoverv=onepage&q&f=false

  18. This basin of Szechuan (literally "Four Streams," but which, reading the character idiographically, I should be inclined to render as "Gridironed by Streams"), (..)
  19. 1923, Maximilian P.E. Groszmann, ''A Parent's Manual: Child Problems, Mental and Moral'', New York: Century, p. 74, https://books.google.ca/books?id=HzhJAAAAIAAJ&q=%22gridironing%22&dq=%22gridironing%22&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjmg834ypPNAhUT3GMKHTdHAqYQ6AEI4gEwKA

  20. Another logical method is that of gridironing the field by a series of straight paths that are parallel to each other.
  21. 1924, (w), ''(w)'', London: Constable & Co., Chapter 8, http://gutenberg.net.au/ebooks06/0608511h.html

  22. When Billy saw the culprit's naked back under the scourge gridironed with red welts, and worse (..) Billy was horrified.
  23. 1949, (w), ''The God-Seeker'', New York: Popular Library, Chapter 42, p. 227,

  24. His white back, gridironed with scars, was as soft as a baby's.
  25. 2012, Janet Wallach, ''The Richest Woman in America: Hetty Green in the Gilded Age'', New York: Anchor Books, 2013, Chapter 8, p. 111, https://books.google.ca/books?id=oKvaLKx8rEgC&printsec=frontcoverv=onepage&q&f=false

  26. Railways spanned the continent and gridironed the states.
  27. To purchase land so that the remaining adjacent sections are smaller than the minimum area purchasable as freehold, thus excluding potential freeholders.