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Dictionary Icelandic English: [fig]

Translation 1 - 38 of 38

IcelandicEnglish
blindur {adj}blind [also fig.]
frjósamur {adj}fruitful [also fig.]
torskilinn {adj}opaque [fig.] [hard to understand]
Verbs
ráða fram úr e-uto decipher sth. [fig.] [puzzle sth. out]
dýpka e-ðto deepen sth. [also fig.]
koma e-m fyrir kattarnefto remove sb. [fig.] [assassinate, kill]
klæðskerasauma [líka óeiginl.]to tailor [also fig.]
afflytja e-ðto twist sth. [also fig.]
snúa út úr e-u [líka óeiginl.]to twist sth. [also fig.]
Nouns
sjónarhorn {hv}angle [fig.]
sjónarmið {hv}angle [fig.]
viðhorf {hv}angle [fig.]
skynlaus skepna {kv} [niðr.]animal [fig.] [pej.]
bibl. postuli {k}apostle [also fig.]
snjóflóð {hv}avalanche [also fig.]
bakdyr {kv.ft}backdoor [also fig.]
aldin {hv}fruit [also fig.]
hjörð {kv}herd [also fig. pej.]
þáttaskil {hv.ft}milestone [fig.]
haf {hv}sea [also fig.]
sjór {k}sea [also fig.]
sviðsljós {hv}spotlight [fig.]
vígi {hv} [líka óeiginl.]stronghold [also fig.]
bókm. leiklist harmleikur {k}tragedy [also fig.]
uppspretta {kv}well [spring, also fig.: source]
2 Words: Others
í frysti {adv} [óeiginl.]into abeyance [fig.] [in cold storage]
2 Words: Verbs
Unverified hrasa um e-ðto stumble over sth. [also fig.]
2 Words: Nouns
óbragð {hv}bad taste [also fig.]
afbökuð mynd {kv}distorted picture [also fig.]
eðlisfr. brennidepill {k}focal point [also fig.]
eðlisfr. brennipunktur {k}focal point [also fig.]
suðupottur {k} [líka óeiginl.]melting pot [also fig.]
silfurfat {hv} [líka óeiginl.]silver tray [also fig.]
steinsnar {hv} [óeiginl.]stone's throw [fig.]
silkihanski {k} [líka óeiginl.]velvet glove [also fig.]
3 Words: Verbs
höggva á hnút [óeiginl.]to break a deadlock [fig.]
e-n með sér i liðto get sb. on board [also fig.]
4 Words: Nouns
leikregla {kv}rule of the game [fig.]
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