spruce

suomi-englanti sanakirja

spruce englannista suomeksi

  1. upea

  2. kuusi

  3. pyntätä

  4. koristaa, siistiä

  1. Substantiivi

  2. kuusi

  3. kuusipuinen, kuusi / kuusi-

  4. tyylikäs

  5. Verbi

spruce englanniksi

  1. Any of various large coniferous evergreen trees or shrubs from the genus ''Picea'', found in northern temperate and boreal regions; originally and more fully (vern).

  2. The wood of a spruce.

  3. Made of the wood of the spruce.

  4. (ux)

  5. Prussian leather; pruce.

  6. Smart, trim, and elegant in appearance; fastidious (said of a person).

  7. (quote-book)|title=A Volunteer Poilu| passage= ... a baker's boy in a white apron and blue jumpers went by carrying a basket of bread on his head; and from the nearby tobacconist's, a spruce young lieutenant dressed in a black uniform emerged lighting a cigarette.

  8. 1919, (w), ''(w)'', Moon and Sixpence/Chapter XXXI|chapter 31

  9. He had great neatness of person, and he continued to wear his spruce black coat and his bowler hat, always a little too small for him, in a dapper, jaunty manner.
  10. (quote-book)| title=Golden Earth| passage= A spruce young lieutenant came over, saluted and clambered into the back of our jeep, and we were off.

  11. 2012, The Economist, 13th Oct 2012, ''Plessey returns: Chips with everything''

  12. The two clean rooms, where chips are made, are sprucer than a hospital theatre.
  13. To arrange neatly; up.

  14. To make oneself spruce (neat and elegant in appearance).

  15. To tease. (rfex)