swift

suomi-englanti sanakirja

swift englannista suomeksi

  1. vinha, sukkela, pika-, vikkelä, nopea

  2. Sceloporus occidentalis

  3. tervapääsky

  1. nopea, sukkela, vikkelä, vinha

  2. Substantiivi

  3. kiitäjä Apodidae, tervapääsky common swift, Apus apus

  4. piikkileguaani

swift englanniksi

  1. Swift

  1. Fast; quick; rapid.

  2. {{quote-journal|en|date=November 12, 2011|title=International friendly: England 1-0 Spain|work=BBC Sport|url=http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport2/hi/football/15693231.stm

  3. Capable of moving at high speeds.

  4. A small plain-colored bird of the family Apodidae that resembles a swallow and is noted for its rapid flight.

  5. (syn)

  6. Any of certain lizards of the genus ''Sceloporus''.

  7. (syn), (vern)

  8. A moth of the family Hepialidae, moth, moth.

  9. Any of various fast-flying hesperiid butterflies.

  10. (quote-journal)| passage=Earless ghost swift moths become “invisible” to echolocating bats by forming mating clusters close (less than half a meter) above vegetation and effectively blending into the clutter of echoes that the bat receives from the leaves and stems around them.

  11. A reel for winding yarn.

  12. The main cylinder of a carding-machine.

  13. The current of a stream.

  14. Swiftly.

  15. 1602, (w), ''Troilus and Cressida|Troilus and Cressida'', II. iii. 263:

  16. Light boats sail swift, though greater hulks draw deep.
  17. 1793, (w), ''Lord William|Lord William''

  18. Ply swift and strong the oar.
  19. (l), (l)