Übersetzung von “case” — Englisch–Russisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /keɪs/ us

B1 a particular situation or example of something

People were imprisoned, and, in some cases, killed for their beliefs.
We usually ask for references, but in your case it will not be necessary.
The whole film is based on a case of mistaken identity.

B2 something that is decided in a court of law

судебное дело
He lost his case.

B2 a crime that police are trying to solve

судебное дело
a murder case
Police in the town have investigated 50 cases of burglary in the past month.

an illness, or someone with an illness

случай заболеваемости, больной
4,000 new cases of the disease are diagnosed every year.
be the case

B1 to be true

это как раз тот случай, относиться к данному случаю
Bad diet can cause tiredness, but I don't think that's the case here.

facts or reasons that prove a particular opinion

доводы, аргументы
[ usually singular ] There is a strong case for/against bringing in the new legislation.
mainly UK He put the case for more funding very convincingly.

A2 a container for storing or protecting something

коробка, пенал, портсигар, витрина
a pencil case
a cigarette case
BAG [ C ] UK

A2 another word for suitcase (= a rectangular bag or container with a handle which you use for carrying clothes in when you are travelling)

(just) in case

B1 because something might happen, or might have happened

на всякий случай
I don't think that it's going to rain, but I'll bring a raincoat just in case.
in any case

B2 used to give another reason for something that you are saying, or that you have done

в любом случае
I don't want to go skiing and, in any case, I can't afford it.
in that case/in which case

B2 because that is the situation/if that is the situation

в таком случае
"Peter's coming tonight." "Oh, in that case, I'll stay in."
be a case of doing sth

to be necessary to do something

необходимо сделать что-либо
We know that we're right. It's just a case of proving it.
in case of sth formal

B1 when something happens, or in preparation for when something happens

на случай чего-либо
We keep a bucket of water backstage, in case of fire.

any of the various types to which a noun can belong, depending on what it is doing in the sentence, usually shown by a particular ending


(Übersetzung von “case” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Russisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)