Die Übersetzung von "string" - Englisch-Wörterbuch Malaysian


noun /striŋ/

(a piece of) long narrow cord made of threads twisted together, or tape, for tying, fastening etc

a piece of string to tie a parcel
a ball of string
a puppet’s strings

a fibre/fiber etc, eg on a vegetable.


a piece of wire, gut etc on a musical instrument, eg a violin

His A-string broke
(also adjective) He plays the viola in a string orchestra.

a series or group of things threaded on a cord etc

a string of beads.
strings noun plural

(music ) (in an orchestra, the group of people who play) stringed instruments, ie violins, violas, ’cellos and double basses

alat tali
The conductor said the strings were too loud.
stringy adjective

(especially of meat or vegetables) having a lot of tough fibres/fibers.

berserabut; berurat
stringiness noun

berserabut; berurat
string bean noun

the long, edible green or yellow pod of certain beans.

kacang buncis
string instrument noun ( stringed instrument)

a musical instrument that has strings eg violin, guitar etc

instrumen tali, instrumen bertali
The saz is the most popular stringed instrument in Turkey.
have (someone) on a string

to have (a person) under one’s control.

dapat menguasai seseorang
pull strings

to use one’s influence or that of others to gain an advantage

menggunakan pengaruh
The politician was accused of pulling strings in order to get his girlfriend a British passport.
pull the strings

to be the person who is really, though usually not apparently, controlling the actions of others

Some people think it is the senior civil servants and not the government who really pull the strings.
string out phrasal verb

to stretch into a long line

The runners were strung out along the course.
strung up adjective

very nervous.

sangat gementar
stringent /ˈstrindʒənt/ adjective

(of rules etc) very strict, or strongly enforced

There should be much more stringent laws against the dropping of rubbish in the streets.
stringently adverb

dengan ketat
The rules must be stringently applied.
stringency noun

the quality of being strict

the stringency of the new laws.

scarcity of money for lending etc

in times of stringency
(also adjective) The government are demanding stringency measures.

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