strait - транскрипция, произношение и перевод онлайн

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

strait / пролив, перешеек, затруднительное положение
[streɪt]
[streɪt]
Перевод
имя существительное
пролив
strait, channel, opening, pass, neck
перешеек
isthmus, neck, strait
затруднительное положение
predicament, fix, quandary, dilemma, quagmire, strait
имя прилагательное
узкий
narrow, tight, restricted, contracted, parochial, strait
строгий
strict, stringent, rigorous, severe, stern, strait
Определения
имя прилагательное
(of a place) of limited spatial capacity; narrow or cramped.
the road was so strait that a handful of men might have defended it
имя существительное
a narrow passage of water connecting two seas or two large areas of water.
the Strait of Gibraltar
used in reference to a situation characterized by a specified degree of trouble or difficulty.
the economy is in dire straits
Примеры
The two countries are linked by a causeway over a narrow strait which separates the two sides.
‘The opening of the charter flights does not mean that direct sea and air links across the strait can also be realized,’ Chen said.
First, He brought me here, it is by His will I am in this strait place: in that fact I will rest.
Istanbul straddles the Bosphorus strait , the stretch of water which creates a natural north-south divide in the city and joins the Sea of Marmara to the Black Sea.
The White Sea is a marginal sea of the Arctic Ocean connected with the Barents Sea by a shallow strait .
The rock of Gibraltar stands 450m high, dominating the narrow strait into the Mediterranean from the Atlantic Ocean.
Because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way, which leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it.
Then Low decided to explore the strait between Kanghwa Island and the Han River, informing the local officials that he was doing so.
Incensed with rage, he commands that his wife should be carried to strait prison until they heard further of his pleasure.
Armed with a crayfishing spear, they allegedly demanded and took the catch from a group of professional fishermen who worked out of Cooktown, outside the strait .