peg

peɡ

Перевод:

Noun: крючок колышек Пэг колок
Verb: привязывать прикреплять колышком поддерживать целиться

Фразы:

to take smb. down a peg or two - осадить кого-л., сбить спесь с кого-л.

to peg down the price of food - сдерживать рост цен на продукты питания

peg-top skirt - юбка, широкая вверху и узкая внизу

peg board - коммутационная доска

peg-tooth drum - зубчатый молотильный барабан

to hang one's hat on a peg - повесить шляпу на крючок

to peg the tent - закрепить палатку колышками

leveling peg - нивелирный колышек; нивелирный кол

move a peg - начать действовать; зашевелиться

multiple peg - заглушка гнезда многократного поля

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Примеры:

Sarah hung her coat on the peg. - Сара повесила пальто на крючок.

We soon had him pegged as a liar. - Скоро мы поняли, что он — лгун.

Make sure the tent is safely pegged down in this high wind. - Убедись в том, что палатка хорошо закреплена на таком ветру.

He took the arrogant student down a peg. - Он поставил заносчивого студента на место.

Outside, a woman was pegging sheets to a washing line. - На улице какая-то женщина развешивала простыни на бельевую верёвку.

a table fitted together with pegs - стол, собранный / подогнанный с помощью нагелей (деревянные колышки для скрепления деталей мебели)

Peg the price of wheat at its current level. - Закрепите цены на пшеницу на текущем уровне.

The tent flap was pegged open. - Полог палатки был закреплён в откинутом состоянии.

a pattern made with coloured pegs on a board - узор, сделанный на доске цветными фишками

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Фразовые глаголы:

If someone pegs out, they are too exhausted to carry on with what they have been doing.

If someone pegs out, they are too exhausted to carry on with what they have been doing.

Связанные термины:

peg box: the head of a stringed instrument, with several pegs that can be turned so as to tune strings wound around them

peg leg: A peg leg is an artificial leg made out of wood.

peg out: If someone pegs out, they are too exhausted to carry on with what they have been doing.

peg top: a child's spinning top, usually made of wood with a metal centre pin

peg down: to make (a person) committed to a course of action or bound to follow rules

peg pants: close-fitting trousers made of stretch fabric

tent peg: a peg used to hold down rope attached to a tent into the ground

clothes peg: A clothes peg is a small device which you use to fasten clothes to a washing line.

square peg: a person or thing that is a misfit, such as an employee in a job for which he or she is unsuited

toothy-peg: a word for tooth used in speaking to young children

crawling peg: a method of stabilizing exchange rates, prices, etc, by maintaining a fixed level for a specified period or until the level has persisted at an upper or lower limit for a specified period and then permitting a predetermined incremental rise or fall

peg climbing: climbing that employs mechanical devices (aids) to accomplish difficult manoeuvres ( artificial moves)

off-the-peg: Off-the-peg clothes are made in large numbers and sent to shops, not made specially for a particular person.

peg away (at): to work steadily and persistently (at)

take down a peg: to lower the pride or conceit of; humble or dispirit

round peg in a square hole: a person in a position, situation, etc. for which he or she is unsuited or unqualified

square peg in a round hole: If you describe someone as a square peg in a round hole, you mean that they are in a situation or doing something that does not suit them at all.

a square peg in a round hole: If you describe someone as a square peg in a round hole, you mean that they are completely unsuitable for the job they are doing or the situation they are in.

a peg on which to hang something: a way of introducing or drawing attention to your ideas or opinions

take someone down a peg or two: to make someone who is behaving in an arrogant and unpleasant way realize that they are not as important or talented as they think

be brought down a peg/be taken down a peg: If you say that someone should be brought down a peg or be taken down a peg, you mean that they should be made to realize that they are not so important or wonderful as they think they are.

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Однокоренные слова:

peg away - корпеть, упорно работать, упорно добиваться, настойчиво добиваться
peg down - закреплять колышками, связывать, ограничивать, прикреплять колышком, стеснять
peg in - вбивать, вколачивать, прикреплять колышком
peg out - подыхать, отмечать колышками, умереть, прикреплять колышком

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