spunk

suomi-englanti sanakirja

spunk englannista suomeksi

  1. sytyke

  2. sisu

  1. Substantiivi

  2. sisu, päättäväisyys, tahdonvoima

  3. adonis

  4. mälli

  5. Verbi

spunk englanniksi

  1. A spark.

  2. (RQ:Stevenson Kidnapped)

  3. (RQ:Joyce Ulysses)

  4. Touchwood; tinder.

  5. (RQ:Browne Pseudodoxia Epidemica)

  6. 1665, (w), ''Micrographia'', XXII:

  7. A piece of Touch-wood (which is a kind of ''Jews-ear'', or Mushrom, growing here in ''England'' also, on several sorts of Trees, such as Elders, Maples, Willows, &c. and is commonly call'd by the name of ''Spunk'' ).
  8. A piece of tinder, sometimes impregnated with sulphur; a match.

  9. 1829, Society for Relief of the Destitute Sick (Edinburgh), ''Report'', p. 7:

  10. At present, her only means of procuring subsistence for herself and children, is by making spunks or matches, which, either she or her eldest child, a girl about six years of age, sells from door to door.
  11. 1843, John Wilson, John Gibson Lockhart, William Maginn, James Hogg, ''The Noctes Ambrosianæ of “Blackwood”'', Volume IV, p. 396:

  12. “Spunks — spunks — spunks — who will buy my spunks?” — cried an errant voice with a beseeching earnestness(..).
  13. Courage; spirit; mettle; determination.

  14. 1920 August, Edward Leonard, "Old Zeke′s Mule", ''Boys' Life|Boys′ Life'', p. 55:

  15. “I reckon I′m as good as a mule,” he declared. “Maria knows what that desert is as well as we do, but she′s got more spunk than either of us. I'm not going to let any mule show more spunk than me.”
  16. 2007 September 28, Graham Linehan, ''(w)'', Season 2, Episode 6:

  17. ''Douglas:'' You've got spunk. And balls. And I like that in a woman.
  18. (seemoreCites)

  19. An attractive person (normally male).

  20. (syn)

  21. 2005, Sue Austin, ''Women′s Aggressive Fantasies: A Post-Jungian Exploration of Self-Hatred, Love and Agency'', Routledge, UK, p. 166:

  22. We are welcomed by 20 year old spunks, as we make a last valiant attempt with our bodies - gasp, gasp - and try to get back in shape.
  23. Semen.

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  25. 2007, Debra Hyde, ''Kidnapped'', Violet Blue (editor), ''Lust: Erotic Fantasies for Women'', 2010, ReadHowYouWant, p. 188:

  26. It was runny stuff and, as she felt Brain loosen his hold on the drawstrings, Cackle's spunk dripped onto the shelf of her chin.
  27. To fire; flame up.

  28. To ejaculate.

  29. (ux)

  30. To waste (money etc.).