leisure

suomi-englanti sanakirja

leisure englannista suomeksi

  1. vapaa-aika

  1. Substantiivi

  2. vapaa-aika

leisure englanniksi

  1. Freedom provided by the cessation of activities.

  2. time|Free time, time free from work or duties.

  3. 1672, (w), ''An Essay Upon the Original and Nature of Government''

  4. The desire of leisure is much more natural than of business and care.
  5. 1811, (w), ''(w)'', chapter 11

  6. Little had Mrs. Dashwood or her daughters imagined when they first came into Devonshire, that so many engagements would arise to occupy their time as shortly presented themselves, or that they should have such frequent invitations and such constant visitors as to leave them little leisure for serious employment.
  7. 1908, (w) (translator), (w), ''Metaphysics''

  8. This is why the mathematical arts were founded in Egypt; for there the priestly caste was allowed to be at leisure.
  9. Time at one's command, free from engagement; convenient opportunity; hence, convenience; ease.

  10. (RQ:Dryden Metamorphoses)