suomi-englanti sanakirja

strife englannista suomeksi

  1. yhteenotto, selkkaus, kamppailu, riita

  2. konflikti, erimielisyys

  1. Substantiivi

  2. selkkaus, yhteenotto, konflikti

strife englanniksi

  1. Striving; earnest endeavor; hard work.

  2. Exertion or contention for superiority, either by physical or intellectual means.

  3. 1595: ''Romeo and Juliet'' by William Shakespeare

  4. From forth the fatal loins of these two foesA pair of star-cross'd lovers take their life;Whose misadventured piteous overthrowsDo with their death bury their parents' strife.
  5. (RQ:Authorized Version)

  6. Bitter conflict, sometimes violent.

  7. (syn)

  8. 1927-29, (w), ''(w)'', translated 1940 by (w), Part I, Chapter xvii:

  9. A few observations about the interpretation of vows or pledges may not be out of place here. Interpretation of pledges has been a fruitful source of strife all the world over. No matter how explicit the pledge, people will turn and twist the text to suit their own purposes.
  10. A trouble of any kind.

  11. That which is contended against; occasion of contest.

  12. 1590, (w), ''(w)''

  13. He ſpide lamenting her unlucky ſtrife,