English to Greek Meaning :: shaft

Shaft :
άξονας
στέλεχος, άξων, κοντάρι, βέλος, ράβδος, πηγάδι, αχτίδα, βαθύς τόπος - άξοναςάξοναςshaftedshaftingάξονες
 
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Noun(1) A line that forms the length of an arrow pointer(2) An aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect(3) A long rod or pole (especially the handle of an implement or the body of a weapon like a spear or arrow)(4) A column of light (as from a beacon)(5) The main (mid) section of a long bone(6) Obscene terms for penis(7) A long pointed rod used as a weapon(8) A vertical passageway through a building (as for an elevator)(9) (architecture) upright consisting of the vertical part of a column Synonym: scape 1(10) A vertical passage into a mine 1(11) A revolving rod that transmits power or motion 1(12) The hollow shaft of a feather
Verb(1) Equip with a shaft(2) Defeat someone in an expectation through trickery or deceit

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(1) The shaft of long handled tools should be a light wood, such as ash, and should be unpainted and free of knots.(2) A shaft of inspiration(3) Chris trembled as a shaft of the black light touched her skin.(4) Maintaining a good posture, rotate the upper body to the right so that the shaft of the club is in front of you.(5) Move down the shaft of each section of hair and continue tying knots from the root of your hair to about 2 inches from the ends.(6) A woman in a red skirt is caught in a shaft of white light and appears to be dragging a heavy shadow behind her.(7) The individual strings seem to hang from central shafts, each string as long as the shaft from the point it attaches.(8) He snapped two fists around the shaft of his halberd.(9) Watch the camera slowly track down a dark hallway toward a shaft of light from a crack in a door.(10) The shaft of a golf club(11) So, shareholders make a bundle, but U.S. workers don't get a dime - indeed, they get the shaft .(12) Figure 4 shows the digital and analog controller responses to a mechanical impulse on the shaft .(13) With the help of the schematics he had obtained earlier, he managed to shut off the security system and enter through a ventilation shaft - an air duct.(14) Claire checked herself immediately when an almost jealous shaft of emotion went through her.(15) It came apart with a click and a spark of electricity, the long shaft separating from the body.(16) He found her fondling the shaft of her spear, a few steps away.
Related Words
(1) drive shaft ::
κινητήριο άξονα
(2) main shaft ::
κύριο άξονα
(3) propeller shaft ::
άξονας προπέλας
(4) air shaft ::
φρεάτιο εξαερισμού
(5) hair shaft ::
τρίχα
(6) crank shaft ::
στροφαλοφόρου άξονα
(7) rotating shaft ::
περιστρεφόμενο άξονα
(8) vertical shaft ::
κατακόρυφο άξονα
(9) transmission shaft ::
άξονας μετάδοσης
(10) driving shaft ::
άξονα οδήγησης
Synonyms
Noun
1. pole ::
Πόλος
2. quill ::
πέννα
3. ray ::
ακτίνα
4. hole ::
τρύπα
5. dick ::
ψωλή
6. diaphysis ::
διάφυσης
7. spear ::
δόρυ
8. scape ::
στύλος
9. rotating shaft ::
περιστρεφόμενο άξονα
10. gibe ::
χλευάζω
Verb
11. deceive ::
εξαπατώ
12. jockey ::
αναβάτης
Antonyms
1. equity ::
μετοχικό κεφάλαιο
2. fairness
  
3. justice ::
δικαιοσύνη
Different Forms
shaft, shafted, shafting, shafts
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

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"Did you clean the steering wheel
with ammonia, the gear SHAFT,"

Money Heist Season 1, Episode 7


I\'ve seen you slip a shaft
through a rabbit\'s eye at 200 yards.

I've seen you slip a SHAFT through a rabbit's eye at 200 yards.

Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 1


Amy, how is this big glass shaft
going to aid our marriage?

Amy, how is this big glass SHAFT going to aid our marriage?

The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 2


Elevator shaft.

Elevator SHAFT.

The Big Bang Theory Season 3, Episode 2


Are you crazy? We can\'t go down
an empty elevator shaft.

Are you crazy? We can't go down an empty elevator SHAFT.

The Big Bang Theory Season 3, Episode 2


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