lot englannista suomeksi
poppoo, porukka, väki
A large quantity or number; a great deal.
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(quote-book)| chapter=3| page=52| title=http://openlibrary.org/works/OL5535161W Mr. Pratt's Patients| pageurl=https://books.google.com/books?id=4koeAAAAMAAJ&pg=PA52&dq=%22a+bad+idee+to+get+a+lot+more%22&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjbxrSV15zdAhXxOX0KHco0A6YQ6AEIKzAAv=snippet&q=%22be%20a%20bad%22%20%22to%20get%20a%20lot%20more%22&f=false| passage=I filled my dreener in no time, and then it come to me that 'twouldn't be a bad idee to get a lot more, take 'em with me to Wellmouth, and peddle 'em out.
A separate portion; a number of things taken collectively.
One or more items auctioned or sold as a unit, separate from other items.
A number of people taken collectively.
A distinct portion or (l) of land, usually smaller than a field.
That which happens without human design or forethought.
- But save my life, which lot before your foot doth lay.
Anything (as a die, pebble, ball, or slip of paper) used in determining a question by chance, or without human choice or will.
- The lot is cast into the lap, but the whole disposing thereof is of the Lord.
The part, or fate, that falls to one, as it were, by chance, or without his planning.
(RQ:Fielding Tom Jones) as Jones alone was discovered, the poor lad bore not only the whole smart, but the whole blame; both which fell again to his lot on the following occasion.
1977, (w) in ''(w)''.
- We seem to be made to suffer. It's our lot in life.
A prize in a lottery.
1990: (w), ''Pericles of Athens and the Birth of Democracy'', chapter 2: “Politician”, page 40 (Guild Publishing; CN 2239)
- Archons served only for one year and, since 487/6, they were chosen by lot. Generals, on the other hand, were chosen by direct election and could be reelected without limit.
All members of a set; everything.
''The table was loaded with food, but by evening there was nothing but crumbs; we had eaten the lot.''
tear (from the eye)
(l), allotment (gloss)
share (of inheritance)
plot (of land)
batch (of goods for sale)
lot (at auction)
prize (in lottery)
a separate portion; a number of things taken collectively.
(inflection of) (q)
A unit of weight: 1 lot = 3 mısqal = 12.797 g http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Obsolete_Tatar_units_of_measurement