Die Übersetzung von "strait" - Englisch-Wörterbuch Malaysian


noun /streit/

(often in plural) a narrow strip of sea between two pieces of land

the straits of Gibraltar
the Bering Strait.

(in plural) difficulty; (financial) need

keadaan yang runcing
They found themselves in dire financial straits.
strait-jacket noun

a type of jacket with long sleeves tied behind to hold back the arms of eg a violent and insane person.

baju pasung
strait-laced adjective

strict and severe in attitude and behaviour/behavior

terlalu mementingkan sopan santun
strait-laced middle-class parents.

(Die Übersetzung von "strait" von PASSWORT Englisch-Wörterbuch Malaysian © 2015 K Dictionaries Ltd)