pet englannista suomeksi
hivellä, hyväillä, sivellä
- At first she sat silent; but that could not last: she had resolved to make a pet of her little cousin, as she would have him to be; and she commenced stroking his curls, and kissing his cheek, and offering him tea in her saucer, like a baby.
- the love of cronies, pets, and favourites
To stroke or fondle (another person) amorously.
To be a pet.
Favourite; cherished; the focus of one's (usually positive) attention.
1886, (w), ''The Choice of Books''
- Some young lady's pet curate.
1875, William Conant Church, ''The Galaxy'', page 141:
- Major Butler has a pet grievance and a pet aversion, which he forces on the reader in every chapter, and which becomes at last very wearisome.
1991, Deborah G. Douglas, ''United States Women in Aviation, 1940-1985'', page 9:
- In an interview with Flying magazine, Heberding commented that her pet annoyance was "the reluctance of people generally to accept a woman whether as a pilot or a preflight inspector."
Kept or treated as a pet.
1891, Mary Noailles Murfree, ''In the "Stranger People's" Country'', Nebraska 2005, p. 105:
- There was something ludicrous, even more, unbecoming a gentleman, in leaving a friend's house in a pet, with the host's reproaches sounding in his ears, to be matched only by the bitterness of the guest's sneering retorts.
- Iwe upwe pwȧr ngeni kemi pwe mi wor an ewe Noun Aramas manamanen omusano tipis won fonufan. Iwe a apasa ngeni ewe mwan mi mwök, 'Upwe erenuk, kopwe uta, kopwe eki om na pet o feinno non imwom!"
- : Therefore I will show you that the Son of Man has the power of forgiving sins on earth. So he said to the sick man, 'I tell you, stand, grab your bed and go to your house!"
Common apocope for (l) (joint) (pronounced (fr-IPA) in singular and plural). Rarely (l).
(cln) five (5)
bad worker who does not get anything out of his hands completely done