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  • 1 similar

    ((often with to) alike in many (often most) ways: My house is similar to yours; Our jobs are similar.) líkur, áþekkur
    - similarly

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  • 2 like

    I 1. adjective
    (the same or similar: They're as like as two peas.) eins, líkur
    2. preposition
    (the same as or similar to; in the same or a similar way as: He climbs like a cat; She is like her mother.) eins og
    3. noun
    (someone or something which is the same or as good etc as another: You won't see his like / their like again.) e-ð/e-n sem er jafngóður/eins
    4. conjunction
    ((especially American) in the same or a similar way as: No-one does it like he does.) eins og
    - likelihood
    - liken
    - likeness
    - likewise
    - like-minded
    - a likely story!
    - as likely as not
    - be like someone
    - feel like
    - he is likely to
    - look like
    - not likely!
    II verb
    1) (to be pleased with; to find pleasant or agreeable: I like him very much; I like the way you've decorated this room.) líka
    2) (to enjoy: I like gardening.) njóta e-s
    - likeable
    - likable
    - liking
    - should/would like
    - take a liking to

    English-Icelandic dictionary > like

  • 3 cog

    (one of a series of teeth around the edge of a wheel which fits into one of a similar series in a similar wheel (or into a chain as in a bicycle) causing motion: The cogs in the gear-wheels of a car get worn down.) tönn, kíll

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  • 4 fellow-feeling

    noun (sympathy (especially for someone in a similar situation, of similar tastes etc): I had a fellow-feeling for the other patient with the broken leg.) samkennd, samúð

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  • 5 match

    [mæ ] I noun
    (a short piece of wood or other material tipped with a substance that catches fire when rubbed against a rough or specially-prepared surface: He struck a match.) eldspÿta
    II 1. noun
    1) (a contest or game: a football/rugby/chess match.) keppni
    2) (a thing that is similar to or the same as another in some way(s) eg in colour or pattern: These trousers are not an exact match for my jacket.) samstæða; sem á vel við e-ð annað
    3) (a person who is able to equal another: She has finally met her match at arguing.) jafnoki, jafningi
    4) (a marriage or an act of marrying: She hoped to arrange a match for her daughter.) hjónaband, ráðahagur
    2. verb
    1) (to be equal or similar to something or someone in some way eg in colour or pattern: That dress matches her red hair.) passa við, eiga saman
    2) (to set (two things, people etc) to compete: He matched his skill against the champion's.) reyna sig við
    - matchless
    - matchmaker

    English-Icelandic dictionary > match

  • 6 sour

    1. adjective
    1) (having a taste or smell similar in nature to that of lemon juice or vinegar: Unripe apples are/taste very sour.) súr
    2) (having a similar taste as a stage in going bad: sour milk.) súr
    3) ((of a person, his character etc) discontented, bad-tempered or disagreeable: She was looking very sour this morning.) fÿldur, úrillur
    2. verb
    (to make or become sour.) sÿra; gera súran
    - sourness

    English-Icelandic dictionary > sour

  • 7 wing

    1) (one of the arm-like limbs of a bird or bat, which it usually uses in flying, or one of the similar limbs of an insect: The eagle spread his wings and flew away; The bird cannot fly as it has an injured wing; These butterflies have red and brown wings.) vængur
    2) (a similar structure jutting out from the side of an aeroplane: the wings of a jet.) vængur
    3) (a section built out to the side of a (usually large) house: the west wing of the hospital.) vængur, álma
    4) (any of the corner sections of a motor vehicle: The rear left wing of the car was damaged.) bretti
    5) (a section of a political party or of politics in general: the Left/Right wing.) armur, vængur
    6) (one side of a football etc field: He made a great run down the left wing.) vængur, kantur
    7) (in rugby and hockey, a player who plays mainly down one side of the field.) útherji, kantmaður
    8) (in the air force, a group of three squadrons of aircraft.) flugsveit
    - - winged
    - winger
    - wingless
    - wings
    - wing commander
    - wingspan
    - on the wing
    - take under one's wing

    English-Icelandic dictionary > wing

  • 8 'cello

    [' eləu]
    ((short for violoncello) a stringed musical instrument similar to, but much larger than, a violin.) selló
    - 'cellist

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  • 9 akin

    ((often with to) similar in nature: This problem is akin to the one we had last year.) keimlíkur

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  • 10 alike

    1. adjective
    (like one another; similar: Twins are often very alike.) eins, líkur
    2. adverb
    (in the same way: He treated all his children alike.) jafnt, eins

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  • 11 arm

    I noun
    1) (the part of the body between the shoulder and the hand: He has broken both his arms.) handleggur
    2) (anything shaped like or similar to this: She sat on the arm of the chair.) armur
    - armband
    - armchair
    - armpit
    - arm-in-arm
    - keep at arm's length
    - with open arms
    II verb
    1) (to give weapons to (a person etc): to arm the police.) vopna
    2) (to prepare for battle, war etc: They armed for battle.) vopnast
    - arms
    - be up in arms
    - take up arms

    English-Icelandic dictionary > arm

  • 12 banjo

    plural - banjo(e)s; noun
    (a stringed musical instrument similar to the guitar: He plays the banjo; Play me a tune on the banjo.) banjó

    English-Icelandic dictionary > banjo

  • 13 belt

    [belt] 1. noun
    1) (a long (narrow) piece of leather, cloth etc worn round the waist: a trouser-belt; He tightened his belt.) belti
    2) (a similar object used to set wheels in motion: the belt of a vacuum-cleaner.) drifreim
    3) (a zone of country etc: a belt of trees; an industrial belt.) -belti, -svæði
    2. verb
    1) (to fasten with a belt: He belted his trousers on.) gyrða, festa með belti
    2) (to strike (with or without a belt): He belted the disobedient dog.) flengja (með belti)

    English-Icelandic dictionary > belt

  • 14 billow out

    (to move in a way similar to large waves: The sails billowed out in the strong wind; Her skirt billowed out in the breeze.) bylgjast

    English-Icelandic dictionary > billow out

  • 15 biscuit

    1) ((American cookie) a crisp, sweet piece of dough baked in small flat cakes.) smákaka, kex; tvíbaka
    2) (a similar savoury flat cake.) þurrkaka; sandkaka
    3) ((American) a small soft round cake.) mjúkt matarbrauð

    English-Icelandic dictionary > biscuit

  • 16 blister

    ['blistə] 1. noun
    1) (a thin bubble on the skin, containing liquid: My feet have blisters after walking so far.) blaðra, vessabóla
    2) (a similar spot on any surface: blisters on paintwork.) bóla
    2. verb
    (to (cause to) rise in a blister or blisters.) valda blöðrum á

    English-Icelandic dictionary > blister

  • 17 bowling

    noun ((see also ninepins) the game of skittles, bowls or something similar.) keiluspil, keila

    English-Icelandic dictionary > bowling

  • 18 bracket

    ['brækit] 1. noun
    1) ((usually in plural) marks (eg (),, etc) used to group together one or more words etc.) svigi, hornklofi
    2) (a support for a shelf etc: The shelf fell down because the brackets were not strong enough.) krappi, vinkill, knegti
    2. verb
    1) (to enclose (words etc) by brackets.) setja í sviga/hornklofa
    2) ((sometimes with together) to group together (similar or equal people or things).) skipa í tiltekinn hóp/flokk

    English-Icelandic dictionary > bracket

  • 19 brown

    1. adjective
    1) (of a dark colour between red and yellow: brown paint; Her eyes are brown.)
    2) (suntanned: She was very brown after her holiday in Greece.)
    2. noun
    1) ((any shade of) a colour similar to toasted bread, tanned skin, coffee etc.)
    2) (something (eg paint, polish etc) brown in colour: I prefer the brown to the green.)
    3. verb
    (to make or become brown.)

    English-Icelandic dictionary > brown

  • 20 burrow

    1. noun
    (a hole dug for shelter: a rabbit burrow.) greni, hola, göng
    2. verb
    (to make holes underground or in a similar place for shelter etc; The mole burrows underground; He burrowed under the bedclothes.) grafa sig

    English-Icelandic dictionary > burrow

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  • similar — SIMILÁR, Ă, similari, e, adj. De aceeaşi natură, de acelaşi fel; asemănător, analog. – Din fr. similaire. Trimis de IoanSoleriu, 24.07.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  SIMILÁR adj. analog, apropiat, asemănător, asemenea, corespondent, înrudit, (înv.)… …   Dicționar Român

  • Similar — Sim i*lar, a. [F. similaire, fr. L. similis like, similar. See {Same}, a., and cf. {Simulate}.] 1. Exactly corresponding; resembling in all respects; precisely like. [1913 Webster] 2. Nearly corresponding; resembling in many respects; somewhat… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • similar — ► ADJECTIVE 1) of the same kind in appearance, character, or quantity, without being identical. 2) (of geometrical figures) having the same angles and proportions, though of different sizes. DERIVATIVES similarity noun similarly adverb. USAGE Use …   English terms dictionary

  • similar — I adjective agreeing, allied, analogous, approximate, close, cognate, collateral, companion, comparable, conformable, congeneric, congenerical, congruent, connatural, consimilar, consubstantial, correspondent, corresponding, equivalent,… …   Law dictionary

  • Similar — Sim i*lar, n. That which is similar to, or resembles, something else, as in quality, form, etc. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • similar — adj. 2 g. 1. Que é da mesma natureza. 2. Semelhante. 3. Homogêneo. • s. m. 4. Objeto similar …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • similar — is followed by to: • It seemed to me that she was acknowledging an emotion similar to my own C. Rumens, 1987 …   Modern English usage

  • similar — adjetivo 1. Que tiene semejanza, analogía o parecido con una cosa: Las características de los dos modelos son similares. Una medida similar ha sido ya aplicada antes …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • similar to — index comparative Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • similar — 1610s (earlier similary, 1560s), from Fr. similaire, from an extended form of L. similis like, from Old L. semol together, from PIE root *sem /*som same (see SAME (Cf. same)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • similar — *like, alike, analogous, comparable, akin, parallel, uniform, identical Analogous words: *same, equivalent, equal, identical: corresponding, correlative, complementary, *reciprocal Antonyms: dissimilar Contrasted words: *different, disparate,… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

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