island

suomi-englanti sanakirja

island englannista suomeksi

  1. saari

  2. saareke

  1. Substantiivi

  2. saari

  3. saareke

  4. Verbi

  5. tehdä saari">tehdä saari + elative, saartaa

  6. koristella saarilla|lit=decorate with islands">koristella saarilla|lit=decorate with islands

  7. eristää

island englanniksi

  1. A contiguous area of land, smaller than a continent, totally surrounded by water.

  2. (RQ:Donne Devotions)

  3. (quote-book)

  4. (by extension, in place names) A contiguous area of land, smaller than a continent, partially surrounded by water; A peninsula; A half-island.

  5. (ux)

  6. An entity surrounded by other entities that are very different from itself.

  7. (ux) (a calm place surrounded by a noisy environment)

  8. (quote-journal) (London)|date=10 April 2018|url=https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/apr/10/manchester-city-liverpool-champions-league-match-report

  9. 1939, Deseret News, October 27 1939, ''Roosevelt Reaffirms American Neutrality''

  10. King Leopold, speaking in fluent English during his six minute broadcast, said Belgium stood side by side with Holland "an Island of peace in the interests of all"
  11. A superstructure on an carrier's deck.

  12. A island.

  13. (by extension, West Midlands dialect) A roundabout; A circle.

  14. A bench, counter, etc., that is not connected to a wall or other furniture and which can be used from any side.

  15. (quote-book)|publisher=H. John Edwards|location=Sydney|year_published=1940|chapter=XXII|page=216|text=A short, rather studious young woman on noticing him moved from behind an island counter.

  16. An unincorporated area wholly surrounded by one or more incorporated areas.

  17. A phrase from which a wh-word cannot be extracted without yielding invalid grammar.

  18. ''Adverbial subordinate clauses are islands for extraction: "They have a billion dollars of inventory that they don't know where *(it) is".''

  19. To surround with water; make into an island.

  20. 1933, Harriet Monroe, Poetry: Volume 42

  21. We paused at little river cities along the way and walked upon their bushy dikes, and heard tales of overflows in flood seasons, when four feet or more of water islanded the houses.
  22. To set, dot (as if) with islands.

  23. (quote-book)
  24. To isolate.

  25. 1896, (w), (w), XXVII, lines 1-2

  26. ''High the vanes of (w) gleam''
    Islanded in Severn stream.
  27. An (l).