uncle

suomi-englanti sanakirja

uncle englannista suomeksi

  1. setä, eno

  2. hyväntekijä, kummisetä

  1. Substantiivi

  2. setä paternal, setäpuoli father's brother-in-law, eno maternal, enopuoli mother's brother-in-law

  3. kummisetä

  4. setä

  5. Verbi

uncle englanniksi

  1. The brother or brother-in-law of one’s parent.

  2. (RQ:Chmbrs YngrSt)

  3. The male cousin of one’s parent.

  4. A companion to one's (usually unmarried) mother.

  5. A source of advice, encouragement, or help.

  6. A pawnbroker.

  7. December 1843, (w), "Grant in Paris" (review), in ''Fraser's Magazine''

  8. A chain hangs out of the pocket of his velvet waistcoat , by which we may conclude that he has a watch , though we have known many gents whose watches were at their uncle's (as the fashionable term for the pawnbroker goes)
  9. (non-gloss definition) a man of an older generation than oneself, especially a friend of one's parents, by means of kin.

  10. An older male African-American person.

  11. 1850, (w), ''(w)''

  12. Plain old uncle as he Socrates was, with his great ears, — an immense talker.
  13. A cry used to indicate surrender.

  14. To address somebody by the term ''uncle''.

  15. To act like, or as, an uncle.

  16. (alternative form of)

  17. (quote-book)