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  • 41 match — match1 /mach/, n. 1. a slender piece of wood, cardboard, or other flammable material tipped with a chemical substance that produces fire when rubbed on a rough or chemically prepared surface. 2. a wick, cord, or the like, prepared to burn at an… …

    Universalium

  • 42 match — A matched trade is one in which the details recorded by buyer and seller are equal and opposite. Contrast with an out trade where there is a disagreement of some sort on the details of the trade. Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein financial glossary… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 43 match´er — match1 «mach», noun. 1. a short, slender piece of wood or pasteboard tipped with a mixture that takes fire when rubbed on a rough or specially prepared surface: »The heads of matches have, at the very tip, a chemical called phosphorus sulfide. 2 …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 44 match*/*/*/ — [mætʃ] noun I 1) [C] a small stick that produces a flame when it is rubbed against a rough surface a box of matches[/ex] He lit a match (= made it light).[/ex] 2) [C] a game in which players or teams compete against each other a football… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 45 match — 1. n. & v. n. 1 a contest or game of skill etc. in which persons or teams compete against each other. 2 a a person able to contend with another as an equal (meet one s match; be more than a match for). b a person equal to another in some quality… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 46 match — I [[t]mætʃ[/t]] n. 1) cv a slender piece of wood or other flammable material tipped with a chemical substance that produces fire when rubbed on a rough or chemically prepared surface 2) cv a wick, cord, or the like, prepared to burn at an even… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 47 Match — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sur les autres projets Wikimedia : « Match », sur le Wiktionnaire (dictionnaire universel) Match est un mot anglais possédant plusieurs… …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 48 Match TV — Création 10 décembre 2001 Disparition 31 août 2005 (à 3 ans) Propriétaire Lagardère Active Slogan « La chaîne de toutes les stars » …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 49 match — 01. Yuck, I don t think a checked shirt really [matches] well with polka dot pants. 02. My son never wears [matching] socks; he thinks it looks cool to wear two different ones. 03. André Agassi won the first [match] against Pete Sampras at… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 50 match — klap·match; match·able; match·er; match; match·less; re·match; mis·match; match·less·ly; un·match·ably; …

    English syllables

  • 51 match — 1. noun 1) we won the match Syn: contest, competition, game, tournament, event, trial, test, meet, matchup; bout, fight; derby; playoff, replay, rematch, engagement; Scottish & …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 52 match — I match 1. match sb., en, er, erne (sportskamp), i sms. match , fx matchbold; sæt og match II match 2. match sb., et, match, ene (overensstemmelse), i sms. match , fx matchgruppe …

    Dansk ordbog

  • 53 match up — phrasal verb Word forms match up : present tense I/you/we/they match up he/she/it matches up present participle matching up past tense matched up past participle matched up 1) a) [intransitive/transitive] if one thing matches up with another, or… …

    English dictionary

  • 54 match — I. /mætʃ / (say mach) noun 1. a short, slender piece of wood or other material tipped with a chemical substance which produces fire when rubbed on a rough or chemically prepared surface. 2. a wick, cord, or the like, prepared to burn at an even… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 55 match — 1. noun /mætʃ/ a) Sporting event such as a boxing meet, a baseball game, or a cricket match. My local team are playing in a match against their arch rivals today. b) Someone with a measure of an attribute equaling or exceeding the object of… …

    Wiktionary

  • 56 match — Synonyms and related words: Congreve, Congreve match, Olympic games, Olympics, a world without end bargain, accompany, accord, accumulate, adjust, admit of comparison, adversary, affiliation, agglomerate, aggregate, aggroup, agree, align,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 57 match — {{11}}match (n.1) stick for striking fire, late 14c., macche, wick of a candle or lamp, from O.Fr. meiche wick of a candle, from V.L. *micca/*miccia (Cf. Catalan metxa, Sp. mecha, It. miccia), probably ultimately from L. myxa, from Gk. myxa lamp… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 58 match — I. noun Etymology: Middle English macche, from Old English gemæcca mate, equal; akin to Old English macian to make more at make Date: before 12th century 1. a. a person or thing equal or similar to another b. one able to cope with another c. an… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 59 match — 1. noun 1) a football match Syn: contest, competition, game, tournament, tie, fixture, meet, friendly, (local) derby, bout, fight 2) the vase was an exact match of hers Syn …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • 60 match up — v. (D; intr.) to match up to, with (he doesn t match up to his opponent) * * * with (he doesn t match up to his opponent) (D: intr.) to match up to …

    Combinatory dictionary


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