warder

suomi-englanti sanakirja

warder englannista suomeksi

  1. vanginvartija

  1. Substantiivi

  2. Verbi

warder englanniksi

  1. A guard, especially in a prison.

  2. (RQ:Marlowe Edward 2)

  3. (RQ:Scott Marmion)

  4. 1885, (w) (translator), ''(w)'', Volume 5, 368th Night, p. 26,https://www.gutenberg.org/files/54257/54257-h/54257-h.htm

  5. So the guards carried him to the jail, thinking to lay him by the heels there for the night; but, when the warders saw his beauty and loveliness, they could not find it in their hearts to imprison him: they made him sit with them without the walls; and, when food came to them, he ate with them what sufficed him.
  6. 1958, (w), ''(w)'', London: Heinemann, Chapter 24,

  7. Nobody else spoke, but they noticed the long stripes on Okonkwo’s back where the warder’s whip had cut into his flesh.
  8. A truncheon or staff carried by a king or commander, used to signal commands.

  9. 1595, (w), ''Civil Wars'', in ''The Poetical Works of Mr. Samuel Daniel'', Volume II, London: R. Gosling, 1718, Book I, stanza 62, p. 25,http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/000286729

  10. When, lo! the king chang’d suddenly his Mind,
    Casts down his Warder to arrest them there;
  11. (RQ:Shakespeare Richard 2)

  12. (RQ:Walpole Castle of Otranto)

  13. One who or that which wards or repels.

  14. 1876, ''The China Review, Or, Notes and Queries on the Far East'' (page 79)

  15. The conspicuous position thus accorded to the cat as a warder-off of evil fortune seems oddly paralleled, though not imitated, by the place accorded to the same animal in popular European folklore.
  16. (alternative form of)

  17. to keep