stronghold

suomi-englanti sanakirja

stronghold englannista suomeksi

  1. linnake, linnoitus

  1. Substantiivi

  2. linnake, linnoitus, tukikohta

  3. tukialue, linnake, keskuspaikka, pääpaikka

stronghold englanniksi

  1. A place built to withstand attack; a fortress.

  2. (syn)

  3. (quote-book) Almaynes dyuers Townes & stronge holds w(sup)in Germania, and after that they opteyned y(sup) famous Cytie named Treueris; which as wytnessyth y(sup) Auctour of Cronica Cronicaruin, was firste foundyd in the Towne of the Patryarch Abraham before the Incarnation of Criste.

  4. (quote-book)

  5. A place of domination by, or refuge or survival of, a particular group or idea.

  6. (ux)

  7. (RQ:Dickens Christmas Carol)

  8. (quote-web)|date=10 May 2015|passage=Thailand has been broadly split along north-south political lines since Shinawatra|Thaksin Shinawatra's ouster. A bastion of the conservative, pro-establishment Democrat Party, southern Thailand historically hosts much of the country's wealth and tourism. The poorer, agrarian north and northeast, where Thaksin's populist policies won him legions of supporters, remain Shinawatra strongholds.

  9. (quote-web)|date=7 July 2017|passage=It's in this horse-opera mode that ''for the Planet of the Apes|War For The Planet Of The Apes'' finds its most rewarding rhythms: in the parallels between Caesar's woodland stronghold and the archetypal frontier settlements of Western fiction; (..)