between

between
{bi'twi:n}
adv prep между, помежду
BETWEEN ourselves/you and me (само) между нас казано
in BETWEEN междувременно, между, помежду
BETWEEN whiles в промеждутъците, от време на време
far BETWEEN на големи промеждутъци, рядко
BETWEEN whiles през това време
BETWEEN the devil and the deep blue sea в безизходно положение
BETWEEN hay and grass ни това ни онова
BETWEEN whiles през това време
BETWEEN wind and water прен. на опасно уязвимо място
in BETWEEN измежду
* * *
{bi'twi:n} adv. prep между, помежду; between ourselves/you and me (
* * *
помежду; между;
* * *
1. adv prep между, помежду 2. between hay and grass ни това ни онова 3. between ourselves/you and me (само) между нас казано 4. between the devil and the deep blue sea в безизходно положение 5. between whiles в промеждутъците, от време на време 6. between whiles през това време 7. between wind and water прен. на опасно уязвимо място 8. far between на големи промеждутъци, рядко 9. in between измежду 10. in between междувременно, между, помежду
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between[bi´twi:n] adv и prep между; помежду (за време, разстояние); \between two fires между два огъня; \between a rock and a hard place без избор, притиснат, принуден; \between the devil and the deep (blue) sea натясно, в безизходно положение; \between ourselves, \between you and me (and the bedpost) между нас казано; in \between междувременно, помежду; \between whiles от време на време, между другото; few and far \between на големи промеждутъци, на големи интервали, нарядко, от време на време, разг. от дъжд на вятър; рядко; a look passed \between them спогледаха се, хвърлиха си поглед; there is no love lost \between them обичат се като кучето и котката; \between wind and water опасно, чувствително, уязвимо, слабо място, "ахилесова пета".

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