English to Afrikaans Meaning :: strain

inspanning
Strain :
druk
- drukgespannesifbeurstamme
 

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Noun(1) (physics(2) difficulty that causes worry or emotional tension(3) a succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence(4) (psychology(5) a special variety of domesticated animals within a species(6) (biology(7) injury to a muscle (often caused by overuse(8) the general meaning or substance of an utterance(9) an effortful attempt to attain a goal(10) an intense or violent exertion(11) the act of singing
Verb(1) to exert much effort or energy(2) test the limits of(3) use to the utmost; exert vigorously or to full capacity(4) separate by passing through a sieve or other straining device to separate out coarser elements(5) cause to be tense and uneasy or nervous or anxious(6) become stretched or tense or taut(7) remove by passing through a filter(8) rub through a strainer or process in an electric blender(9) alter the shape of (something

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(1) This has put a strain on our long-distant communication.(2) Durcan has a groin strain , while Brehony is troubled by a hamstring injury.(3) Remove from the heat and strain the mixture through a fine mesh sieve into a bowl.(4) Repetitive strain injuries are thought to be the result of tasks such as typing or even picking up the phone repeatedly.(5) The social fabric is already showing signs of strain .(6) Just casting it once can be a real strain on the body.(7) It appears that the strain on his body was too much, and that restricting himself to one day games was all he had the strength and fitness to do.(8) Anyone who forgot to bring the radio had to stand or strain themselves to listen to the game on somebody else's radio.(9) After two hours, carefully strain the oil by using unbleached muslin (usually available at fabric stores).(10) the telltale signs of nervous strain(11) strain the custard into a bowl(12) Remove from the heat and serve as it is or strain the leaves and potato into a food processor.(13) Normally HIV can take up to 10 years before it develops into Aids, but the new strain damages the immune system at a far greater rate, so it becomes Aids within a couple of months.(14) What about the strain of radical feminism in the current government and the attitudes they create?(15) aluminum may bend under strain(16) Once the concentration is strong, strain the mixture, then place strips of paper in the water and simmer until most of the water is evaporated.
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Noun
1. tension ::
spanning
2. injury ::
besering
3. pressure ::
druk
4. stress ::
spanning
5. sound ::
klink
6. variety ::
verskeidenheid
7. descent ::
afkoms
8. tendency ::
neiging
9. element ::
element
10. song ::
lied
11. stock ::
voorraad
13. mental strain ::
geestelike spanning
15. form ::
vorm
16. tenor ::
tenoor
17. melody ::
melodie
Verb
18. overtax ::
ooreis
19. injure ::
beseer
20. struggle ::
stryd
22. pull ::
trek
23. clasp ::
klamp
24. sieve ::
sif
25. tense ::
gespanne
26. distort ::
verdraai
27. filter ::
filter
28. strive ::
streef
29. try ::
probeer
30. extend ::
uit te brei
31. puree ::
puree
Different Forms
strain, strained, strainer, strainers, straining, strains
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