Explicație contain în Dicționarul Englez Englez

contain

(kən'tān )

verb
hold back, as of a danger or an enemy
check the expansion or influence of
"Arrest the downward trend"
"Check the growth of communism in Sout East Asia"
"Contain the rebel movement"
"Turn back the tide of communism"

verb
lessen the intensity of
temper
hold in restraint
hold or keep within limits
"moderate your alcohol intake"
"hold your tongue"
"hold your temper"
"control your anger"

verb
include or contain
have as a component
"A totally new idea is comprised in this paper"
"The record contains many old songs from the 1930''s"

verb
contain or hold
have within
"The jar carries wine"
"The canteen holds fresh water"
"This can contains water"

verb
be capable of holding or containing
"This box won''t take all the items"
"The flask holds one gallon"

verb
be divisible by
"24 contains 6"





Sinonime:
(verb) arrest, bear, carry, check, comprise, control, curb, hold, incorporate, moderate, stop, take