vane

suomi-englanti sanakirja

vane englannista suomeksi

  1. tuuliviiri

  2. siipi

  3. ohjaussiiveke

  1. Substantiivi

  2. siipi; lapa

  3. höyty

  4. siiveke

  5. Verbi

vane englanniksi

  1. A vane.

  2. Any of several usually relatively thin, rigid, flat, or sometimes curved surfaces radially mounted along an axis, as a blade in a turbine or a sail on a windmill, that is turned by or used to turn a fluid.

  3. The flattened, web-like part of a feather, consisting of a series of barbs on either side of the shaft.

  4. (syn)

    (meronyms)

  5. A sight on a sextant or compass.

  6. One of the metal guidance or stabilizing fins attached to the tail of a bomb or other missile.

  7. (inflection of)

  8. habit

  9. practice

  10. vain

  11. (adj form of)

  12. vain, vainly

  13. "dum bona vane laudata Pharisaei perierint, et peccata publicani accusata evanueritnt." ''Regula coenobialis''

    While the good things of the vainly praised Pharisee will perish, also will the sins of the accused tax collector fade away.

  14. (alt form)

  15. a (l), (l)

  16. 1957, Vesaas|Tarjei Vesaas, ''Birds (novel)|Fuglane'':

  17. Hege hadde for lang tid sidan slutta og bedi han halde seg ifrå denna trøyttande vanen.
    : Hege had long ago stopped asking him to refrain from this tiresome habit.