refined

suomi-englanti sanakirja

refined englannista suomeksi

  1. hienostunut

  2. viimeistelty

  3. jalostettu

  1. Verbi

  2. hienostunut

  3. Substantiivi

refined englanniksi

  1. (en-past of)

  2. ''The raw petroleum was refined into kerosene.''

  3. Precise, freed from imprecision, ''particularly:''

  4. (label) Sagacious, ''sometimes'' (label) oversubtle or feigning sagacity.

  5. (label) Subtle, scrupulous, carefully out.

  6. ''The argument, while not persuasive, is quite refined.''

  7. (label) Developed, improved.

  8. ''The curriculum has been carefully refined to meet the needs of foreign students.''

  9. Cultured, freed from vulgarity, ''particularly:''

  10. (label) Elevated and polished.

  11. ''In the British Isles, Oxbridge is considered refined; Geordie somewhat less so.''

  12. (label) Elegant, ''sometimes'' (label) affected, prissy, or bloodless.

  13. ''Draper|Don Draper was a man of refined tastes.''

  14. 1946, Elizabeth Metzger Howard, ''Before the Sun Goes Down'', p. 31:

  15. "Jesus Christ! Was my folks refined. My mam she wouldn't think8|-a lett-in'|in' us young'uns call a pot a pot. A chamber's what she called it... And God! Us young'uns had ter call the pot a chamber or git our damn necks wrang."
  16. Purified, reduced in or freed from impurities, ''particularly:''

  17. (label) Highly-processed and pure.

  18. ''Under current guidelines, refined sugar must be at least five times purer than its raw counterpart.''

  19. (label) Free of dross or alloy.

  20. ''The Temple at Jerusalem preferred Tyrian shekels, since even with Ba'al's portrait they bore highly refined silver.''

  21. (label) Morally pure.

  22. (label) Dealing in a refined product as sugar or petroleum.

  23. (label) The refined form of a commodity, opposed to its raw or generic form.

  24. ''We're still purchasing copper ore, but the market for refined is weaker.''