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sky meaning in English

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sky verb

eschew [eschewed, eschewing, eschews](avoid, shun)
verb
[UK: ɪˈs.tʃuː] [US: es.ˈtʃuː]

ostracize [ostracized, ostracizing, ostracizes](to exclude a person from a community or from society by not communicating with them or by refusing to acknowledge their presence)
verb
[UK: ˈɒ.strə.saɪz] [US: ˈɒ.strə.ˌsaɪz]

shun [shunned, shunning, shuns](to avoid, ostracize)
verb
[UK: ʃʌn] [US: ˈʃən]

sky noun
{c}

heaven [heavens](sky)
noun
[UK: ˈhev.n̩] [US: ˈhev.n̩]

sky [skies](atmosphere above a given point, especially as visible from the surface of the Earth as the place where the sun, moon, stars, and clouds are seen)
noun
[UK: skaɪ] [US: ˈskaɪ]
The bird is in the sky. = Fågeln är i skyn.

sky noun
{n}

cloud [clouds](visible mass of water droplets suspended in the air)
noun
[UK: klaʊd] [US: ˈklaʊd]

sky som pesten verb

avoid like the plague(to evade or shun)
verb

skydd [~et ~] noun
{n}

cover [covers](lid)
noun
[UK: ˈkʌ.və(r)] [US: ˈkʌ.vər]
Take cover! = Ta skydd!

protection [protections](process of keeping something safe)
noun
[UK: prə.ˈtek.ʃn̩] [US: prə.ˈtek.ʃn̩]

security [securities](something that secures)
noun
[UK: sɪ.ˈkjʊə.rɪ.ti] [US: sɪ.ˈkjʊ.rə.ti]

shelter [shelters](a refuge or other protection)
noun
[UK: ˈʃel.tə(r)] [US: ˈʃel.tər]
Take shelter first. = Ta skydd först.

skydda [~de ~t] verb

cover [covered, covering, covers](to conceal or protect)
verb
[UK: ˈkʌ.və(r)] [US: ˈkʌ.vər]
Take cover! = Ta skydd!

protect [protected, protecting, protects](to keep safe)
verb
[UK: prə.ˈtekt] [US: prə.ˈtekt]
Can you protect me? = Kan du skydda mig?

shelter [sheltered, sheltering, shelters](transitive, to provide cover)
verb
[UK: ˈʃel.tə(r)] [US: ˈʃel.tər]
Take shelter first. = Ta skydd först.

shield [shielded, shielding, shields](to protect, to defend)
verb
[UK: ʃiːld] [US: ˈʃiːld]

skyddad adjective

immune(exempt from inclusion)
adjective
[UK: ɪ.ˈmjuːn] [US: ˌɪ.ˈmjuːn]

skyddad verkstad noun
{c}

leaf-raking(government-financed employment)
noun

skyddsande [~n ~andar] noun

genie [genies]noun
[UK: ˈdʒiː.ni] [US: ˈdʒiː.ni]

skyddsglasögon noun
{Pl}

goggles [goggles](protective eyewear)
noun
[UK: ˈɡɒɡ.l̩z] [US: ˈɡɑːɡ.l̩z]

skyddshelgon [~et ~] noun
{n}

patron saint(saint from whom a specific group claims special protection or prayer)
noun
[UK: ˈpeɪ.trən seɪnt] [US: ˈpeɪ.trən ˈseɪnt]

skyddshjälm [~en ~ar] noun
{c}

crash helmet(helmet for motorcyclists)
noun
[UK: kræʃ ˈhel.mɪt] [US: ˈkræʃ ˈhel.mət]

hard hat(construction helmet)
noun
[UK: hɑːd hæt] [US: ˈhɑːrd ˈhæt]

skyddsling [~en ~ar] noun
{c}

minion [minions](loyal servant of another more powerful being)
noun
[UK: ˈmɪ.nɪən] [US: ˈmɪ.njən]

protégé(person who is guided and supported)
noun
[UK: ˈprɒ.tɪ.ʒeɪ] [US: ˈprɒ.tɪ.ʒeɪ]

skyddsmask [~en ~er] noun
{c}

surgical mask(mask worn to catch bacteria)
noun

skyddsmedel [~medlet ~, ~medlen] noun
{n}

retardant [retardants]noun
[UK: ri.ˈtɑː.dənt] [US: ri.ˈtɑːr.dənt]

skyddsnät [~et ~] noun
{n}

safety net(net)
noun

skyddsomslag [~et ~] noun
{n}

dust jacket(detachable protective cover of a book)
noun
[UK: dʌst ˈdʒækɪt] [US: ˈdəst ˈdʒækət]

skyddspengar noun
{c-Pl}

protection money(money regular interval, extorted by criminals threatening to cause harm)
noun

skyddsplåt [~en ~ar] noun

shield [shields](anything that protects or defends)
noun
[UK: ʃiːld] [US: ˈʃiːld]

skyddsrum [~met ~, ~men] noun
{n}

air-raid shelter(reinforced underground shelter designed to give protection against air raids)
noun
[UK: eə(r) reɪd ˈʃel.tə(r)] [US: ˈer ˈreɪd ˈʃel.tər]

skyddsväst [~en ~ar] noun

bulletproof vest(garment)
noun
[UK: ˈbʊ.lɪt.pruːf vest] [US: ˈbʊ.lət.ˌpruːf ˈvest]

skyddsängel [~n ~änglar] noun

guardian angel(spirit)
noun
[UK: ˈɡɑː.dɪən ˈeɪn.dʒəl] [US: ˈɡɑːr.diən ˈeɪn.dʒəl]

skyfall [~et ~] noun
{n}

cloudburst [cloudbursts](sudden heavy rainstorm)
noun
[UK: ˈklaʊd.bɜːst] [US: ˈklaʊd.ˌbərst]

skyffel [~n skyfflar] noun
{c}

shovel [shovels](tool for moving portions of material)
noun
[UK: ˈʃʌv.l̩] [US: ˈʃʌv.l̩]

skyffla [~de ~t] verb

shovel [shovelled, shovelling, shovels](to move materials with a shovel)
verb
[UK: ˈʃʌv.l̩] [US: ˈʃʌv.l̩]

skygg [~t ~a] adjective

shy [shyer, shyest](easily frightened)
adjective
[UK: ʃaɪ] [US: ˈʃaɪ]

skygga [~de ~t] verb

shun [shunned, shunning, shuns](to avoid, ostracize)
verb
[UK: ʃʌn] [US: ˈʃən]

skygglapp [~en ~ar] noun
{c}

blinder(horse's eye shield)
noun
[UK: ˈblaɪn.də(r)] [US: ˈblaɪn.dər]

blinker [blinkers](eye shield)
noun
[UK: ˈblɪŋkə(r)] [US: ˈblɪŋkər]

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