tube englannista suomeksi
putki, putkilo, tuubi
(RQ:Jefferies Amateur Poacher)The linen-press and a chest on the top of it formed, however, a very good gun-carriage; and, thus mounted, aim could be taken out of the window …, and a 'bead' could be drawn upon Molly, the dairymaid, kissing the fogger behind the hedge, little dreaming that the deadly tube was levelled at them.
One of the tubular tunnels of the London Underground.
A tin can containing beer.
2002, Andrew Swaffer, Katrina O'Brien, Darroch Donald, ''Footprint Australia Handbook: The Travel Guide'' text repeated in ''Footprint West Coast Australia Handbook'' (2003)
- Beer is also available from bottleshops (or bottle-o's) in cases (or 'slabs') of 24-36 cans (‘tinnies' or ‘tubes') or bottles (‘stubbies') of 375ml each.
A wave which pitches forward when breaking, creating a hollow space inside.
A television. Compare with (l) and (l).
To supply with, or enclose in, a tube.
To ride an tube.
(noun form of)
1994, (w), ''Acid House'':
- Come ahead then, ya fuckin weedjie cunts. Ah’m no exactly gaunny burst oot greetin cause some specky cunt’s five minutes late wi ma feed now, um uh? Fucking tube.
2013, Donal McLaughlin, translating Pedro Lenz, ''Naw Much of a Talker'', Freight Books 2013, p. 4:
- Sorry but Uli's just a tube (transterm) but. Ah didnae say that tae Paco, o course. Ah keep it tae masel jist.