Explicație shaft în Dicționarul Englez Englez

shaft

('shaft )

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the hollow shaft of a feather
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a revolving rod that transmits power or motion
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a long rod or pole (especially the handle of an implement or the body of a weapon like a spear or arrow)
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a vertical passage into a mine
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(architecture) upright consisting of the vertical part of a column
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a vertical passageway through a building (as for an elevator)
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a long pointed rod used as a weapon
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obscene terms for penis
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the main (mid) section of a long bone
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an aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect
"his parting shot was `drop dead''"
"she threw shafts of sarcasm"
"she takes a dig at me every chance she gets"

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a line that forms the length of an arrow pointer
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a column of light (as from a beacon)
verb
defeat someone in an expectation through trickery or deceit
verb
equip with a shaft




Sinonime:
(substantiv) barb, beam, cock, dick, dig, gibe, irradiation, lance, pecker, peter, prick, quill, ray, scape, shot, slam, spear, tool
(verb) cheat, chouse, jockey, screw