brass

br:s

Перевод:

Adjective: латунный медный
Noun: латунь медь начальство желтая медь
Verb: покрывать латунью нагло вести себя

Фразы:

army brass - командующий армией

brass buckle - медная пряжка

brass candlestick - медный подсвечник

brass choir - ансамбль медных духовых инструментов

brass band - оркестр духовых инструментов

big brass - высшие офицеры, большое начальство

alloy brass - специальная латунь

cartridge brass - патронная латунь

brass founder - меднолитейщик

brass-founder - меднолитейщик

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Примеры:

I don't know how she has the brass to do it. - Даже не знаю, как ей хватает наглости так поступать.

a statue of a horse in brass - медная статуя лошади

Brass is an alloy of copper and zinc. - Латунь — это сплав меди и цинка.

The brasses began to play. - Заиграли духовые.

The "high brass" of American business was also well represented at the meeting. - Шишки американского бизнеса также присутствовали на собрании.

The top brass are coming in from Washington to see how we do things here. - Руководство едет из Вашингтона, чтобы посмотреть, как мы здесь работаем / как у нас тут дела.

brass is an alloy of zinc and copper - латунь представляет собой сплав цинка и меди

The brass plate on the door said 'Dr Rackman'. - Медная табличка на двери гласила : "Доктор Рэкмэн".

Polishing the brass and the silver. - Полировка меди и серебра.

In the 1850s the company branched out into making brass and wind instruments. - В 1850-х гг. компания освоила производство медных и других духовых инструментов.

The Pentagon top brass hates the idea of getting embroiled in Kosovo peacekeeping. - Пентагоновское начальство совершенно не радует идея ввязываться в миротворческую операцию в Косово.

The whole orchestrathe strings, percussion, woodwinds, and brass — began to play. - Весь оркестр — струнные, ударные, духовые и медь — начал играть.

Some of the modern outfits don't have brass. - В некоторых современных группах нет медных духовых инструментов.

The composition of brass includes copper and zinc. - Латунный сплав состоит из меди и цинка.

The meeting was attended by top diplomats and military top brass. - В совещании приняли участие высокопоставленные дипломаты и представители военной верхушки.

'You're fat and lazy.' 'Fat and lazy to you with brass knobs on!' - — Ты — жирный и ленивый. — А ты ещё жирнее и ленивее меня! / Уж чья бы корова мычала!

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Связанные термины:

brass hat: a top-ranking official, esp a military officer

military top brass: In the army or in other organizations, the top brass are the people in the highest positions.

alpha brass: a type of brass that contains less than 35 per cent zinc

brass band: A brass band is a band that is made up of brass and percussion instruments .

brass neck: effrontery ; nerve

brass plate: an alloy of copper and zinc containing more than 50 per cent of copper. Alpha brass (containing less than 35 per cent of zinc) is used for most engineering materials requiring forging, pressing, etc. Alpha-beta brass (35–45 per cent zinc) is used for hot working and extrusion . Beta brass (45–50 per cent zinc) is used for castings . Small amounts of other metals, such as lead or tin, may be added

brass ring: great success or a highly valued prize; also, an opportunity for this

brass tacks: basic realities ; hard facts (esp in the phrase get down to brass tacks )

high brass: brass containing 65 per cent copper and 35 per cent zinc, used for most applications

horse brass: a decorative brass ornament, usually circular, originally attached to a horse's harness

brass foundry: a foundry that makes things from brass

brass monkey: → it's cold enough to freeze the balls off a brass monkey

brass plaque: a brass plate screwed to a wall or other structure and engraved with a name or other information, esp to commemorate an important event

brass rubbing: A brass rubbing is a picture made by placing a piece of paper over a brass plate that has writing or a picture on it, and rubbing it with a wax crayon .

brass farthing: something of little or no value

brass knuckles: linked metal rings or a metal bar with holes for the fingers, worn for rough fighting

bold as brass: not ashamed or embarrassed, although your behaviour is shocking or annoying to other people

brass instrument: a musical wind instrument of brass or other metal with a cup-shaped mouthpiece, as the trombone, tuba, French horn, trumpet, or cornet

the brass ring: success or a big reward or profit

alpha-beta brass: a type of brass that contains 35–45 per cent zinc

double in brass: to do or be capable of doing something additional to one's specialty

get down to brass tacks: to begin to discuss the basic, most important aspects of a situation

British Standard brass thread: a Whitworth screw thread having 26 threads per inch, used for thin-walled tubing and designated by the diameter of the tubing

to get down to brass tacks: If you get down to brass tacks, you discuss the basic, most important facts of a situation.

to go for the brass ring: to try to succeed in an area where there is a lot of competition

it's cold enough to freeze the balls off a brass monkey: the weather is freezing cold

cold enough to freeze the balls off a brass monkey: extremely cold

and the same to you with knobs on: the same to you but even more so

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Однокоренные слова:

brass up - платить, надевать кожаные ремни и металлические украшения, платить свою долю

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