slay

suomi-englanti sanakirja

slay englannista suomeksi

  1. surmata

  1. tappaa, surmata

  2. Substantiivi

slay englanniksi

  1. To kill, murder.

  2. (ux)

  3. (RQ:Holinshed Chronicles)

  4. (RQ:Shakespeare Merchant of Venice):(..)By this scimitar,That slew the Sophy and a Persian princeThat won three fields of Sultan Solyman,I would outstare the sternest eyes that look,Outbrave the heart most daring on earth,Pluck the young sucking cubs from the she-bear,Yea, mock the lion when he roars for prey,To win thee, lady. (..)

  5. (quote-book)

  6. To eradicate or out.

  7. To defeat, overcome (in a competition or contest).

  8. 1956, “Giants Slay Bears in Pro Title Battle”, in ''Lodi News-Sentinel'', 1956 December 31, page 8.

  9. 1985, “Redskins slay Giants; Thiesmann shatters leg”, in ''The Gadsden Times'', 1985 November 19, page D1-5.

  10. 1993, Jack Curry, “Yanks’ Bullpen Falls Short Again”, in ''The New York Times'', 1993 April 21:

  11. The Yankees were actually slayed by two former Yankees because Rich Gossage pitched one scoreless inning in relief of Eckersley to notch his first victory.
  12. To delight or overwhelm, especially with laughter.

  13. To amaze, stun or otherwise incapacitate by excellence; to excel at something; to kill (qual).

  14. To have sex with.

  15. *2015 Sexual Harassment in Education and Work Settings: Current Research and Best Practices for Prevention: Current Research and Best Practices for Prevention

  16. The Online Slang Dictionary offers nearly 200 words referring to sexual intercourse. Many of the terms and phrases connote violence, such as: “bang,” “beat,” “chopped up,” “cut,” “hit,” “hit raw,” “hit that,” “kick it,” “nail,” “pound,” “ram,” “slap and tickle,” “slay,” “smack,” “smash,” and “spank”
  17. (alternative form of)(R:OED Online)

  18. A sley or reed (gloss).