willow

suomi-englanti sanakirja

willow englannista suomeksi

  1. villanmöyhennyskone

  2. paju

  1. Substantiivi

  2. paju

  3. Verbi

willow englanniksi

  1. Any of various deciduous trees or shrubs in the genus ''Salix'', in the willow family Salicaceae, found primarily on moist soils in cooler zones in the northern hemisphere.

  2. (RQ:Grey Riders)

  3. (...) and through the middle of this forest, from wall to wall, ran a winding line of brilliant green which marked the course of cottonwoods and willows.
  4. The wood of these trees.

  5. A bat.

  6. The bat.

  7. A rotating spiked drum used to open and clean cotton heads.

  8. To open and cleanse (cotton, flax, wool, etc.) by means of a willow.

  9. To form a shape or move in a way similar to the long, slender branches of a willow.

  10. 1928, (w), ''The Station: Travels to the Holy Mountain of Greece'', Chapter 12,http://www.gutenberg.net.au/ebooks14/1403311h.html

  11. Willowing over the rough cobbles of the little pier stepped a thin, bent figure, adorned with a silver nannygoat’s beard and bobbling eyes interrupted by the rim of a pair of pince-nez.
  12. 1930, (w), ''Black Light'', Chapter 7,http://gutenberg.net.au/ebooks06/0609211h.html

  13. Joe’s impulse was to sketch her, with her shadow willowing beyond her on the mouse-gray paving-stone; but his left fist, obeying instinct, remained clenched behind his back (..)
  14. 1985, (w), ''Hiroshima Joe'', New York: Picador, p. 394,https://books.google.ca/books?id=lYXWAAAAQBAJ&printsec=frontcoverv=onepage&q&f=false

  15. It was floating a foot under the surface. The eyes were holes. The mouth was a slit cavern of darkness. The hair willowed around the scalp.
  16. 2013, (w), ''Wilderness'', Bantam Books,https://books.google.ca/books?id=sVE0AQAAQBAJ&printsec=frontcoverv=onepage&q&f=false

  17. The draft-drawn smoke willowed down through the hole and across my face, but I didn’t worry about coughing or sneezing.