suomi-englanti sanakirja

sconce englannista suomeksi

  1. kynttilänpidin

  2. suoja

  3. lampetti

  4. linnake

  1. lampetti

sconce englanniksi

  1. A fixture for a light, which holds it and provides a screen against wind or against a naked flame or lightbulb.

  2. (RQ:Evelyn Diary)tapers put into lanterns or sconces of several-coloured, oiled paper, that the wind might not annoy them.

  3. (quote-book)

  4. A candlestick (holder for a candle, especially a circular tube, with a brim, into which a candle is inserted), either with a handle for carrying, or with a bracket for attaching to a wall.

  5. {{quote-text|en|year=1858|author=Mrs. Oliphant|title=Laird of Norlaw|section=I. v. 55

  6. {{quote-text|en|year=1859|author=W. Collins|title=Queen of Hearts|page=41|year_published=1875

  7. A head or a skull.

  8. (RQ:Shakespeare Comedy of Errors)

  9. (RQ:Shakespeare Hamlet)

  10. {{quote-book|en|year=1824|title=Galignani's magazine and Paris monthly review|page=129

  11. {{quote-book|en|year=1867|author=Benjamin Brierley|title=Marlocks of Merriton|page=56

  12. A tax; a mulct or fine.

  13. An act of sconcing; very similar to a fine at (w), though a sconce is the act of issuing a penalty rather than the penalty itself.

  14. (syn).

  15. (quote-web), shit sconce, shit sconce"'' (..)

  16. To impose a fine, a forfeit, or a mulct.

  17. {{quote-text|en|year=1898|author=Rev. A. Clark|title=University of Oxford, College Histories: Lincoln|page=73

  18. During a meal or as part of a game, to announce some (usually outrageous) deed such that anyone who has done it must drink; similar to have never; commonly associated with crewdates; very similar to fining at (w).

  19. I sconce anyone who has ever…

  20. A type of small fort or other fortification, especially as built to defend a pass or ford.

  21. (RQ:Milton History)

  22. A hut for protection and shelter; a stall.

  23. (RQ:Beaumont Fletcher Comedies and Tragedies) must raise a sconce by the highway and sell switches

  24. A squinch.

  25. A fragment of a floe of ice.

  26. {{quote-text|en|year=1856|author=Elisha Kent Kane|title=Arctic Explorations

  27. A fixed seat or shelf.

  28. to shut within a sconce; to imprison.

  29. (adj form of)