Translation of "part" - English-Russian dictionary


noun uk /pɑːt/ us
NOT ALL [ C, U ]

A1 one of the things that, with other things, makes the whole of something

часть, доля
Part of this form seems to be missing.
I did French as part of my degree course.
It's all part of growing up.
You're part of the family.
take part (in sth)

B1 to be involved in an activity with other people

принимать участие в чем-либо
She doesn't usually take part in any of the class activities.

B1 a person in a film or play

He plays the part of the father.
have/play a part in sth

B2 to be one of the people or things that are involved in an event or situation

играть роль в чем-либо, участвовать
Alcohol plays a part in 60 percent of violent crime.

B2 a piece of a machine or vehicle

часть, деталь
aircraft parts
spare parts
HAIR [ C ] US UK parting

the line on your head made by brushing your hair in two different directions

пробор в волосах
the best/better part of sth

most of a period of time

большая часть чего-либо
It took the better part of the afternoon to put those shelves up.
in part formal


частично, отчасти
He is in part to blame for the accident.
for the most part

mostly or usually

большей частью
I enjoyed it for the most part.

(Translation of “part noun” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)