hourglass - транскрипция, произношение и перевод онлайн

Транскрипция и произношение слова "hourglass" в британском и американском вариантах. Подробный перевод и примеры.

hourglass / песочные часы
[ˈaʊə.ɡlɑːs]
[ˈaʊr.ɡlæs]
Перевод
имя существительное
песочные часы
hourglass, sandglass, glass
Определения
имя существительное
an invertible device with two connected glass bulbs containing sand that takes an hour to pass from the upper to the lower bulb.
The invention of timekeeping devices - hourglasses , water clocks, graduated tapers - made it possible for early civilized people to begin to control and standardize the units of time, and in doing so to coordinate their lives.
Примеры
her hourglass figure
It went down brilliantly until the day my friend thumped the hourglass - and sand began to trickle through.
Often these ideals take the form of ridiculously unfeasible forms with unhealthily exaggerated hourglass figures.
her hourglass figure
Like sand through the hourglass , these are the days of our lives.
If you are blessed with a curvy, hourglass figure, then a corset or basque will certainly make the most of your assets.
Note the inverted hearts, the tree, the anchor, and the sand glass or hourglass .
It suddenly melted away like sand in an hourglass .
Even the dolls that girls play with are thin and have hourglass figures.
Let them slip away like the fine sand in an hourglass , one or many at a time, till there remains nothing.