weasel - транскрипция, произношение и перевод онлайн

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

weasel / ласка
[ˈwiː.zəl]
[ˈwiː.zəl]
Перевод
имя существительное
ласка
weasel, caress, kindness, tenderness, endearment
глагол
вилять
wobble, shuffle, weasel, wabble, wriggle out of
Определения
имя существительное
a small, slender, carnivorous mammal related to, but generally smaller than, the stoat.
A cousin of mink, martens, otters, stoats, weasels and distantly related to seals, badgers are one of our oldest indigenous animals, whose fossil remains have been found to belong to the same era as mammoths.
a deceitful or treacherous person.
By openly admitting to being philanderers, draft dodgers, liars, weasels and cowards, liberals avoid ever being hypocrites.
глагол
achieve something by use of cunning or deceit.
she suspects me of trying to weasel my way into his affections
Примеры
Tell him to weasel his way into the affections of as many receptionists, secretaries and PAs as is humanly possible, since they always know how things work, and he may find that he has been trying to get hold of the wrong person.
Progressives weasel out of it, by claiming being political would betray their values.
And then I started backpedalling and trying to weasel out of it, because I really hadn't expected him to say yes.
This approach tries to weasel out of making any cross-cultural claims about what has value - although, notice, it does assume the universal value of opulence.
he was a double-crossing weasel
I then tried to weasel my way into the audience's affection, assuring punters that if they laughed at all my gags everyone would get their money back on the way out.
That little slut could weasel her way into anything.
Becky Sharp exploits the weaknesses of those around her to weasel her way into society, but her own vanity is what drives her there to begin with.
Does the boss who scheduled your sadly abbreviated lunch break deserve to be called a weasel or a stoat?
Badgers are relatively large members of the weasel family.