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p. {n} (page) :: pl. s.
PaaS {n} (Platform as a Service) :: PaaS {c}
pace {prep} (With due respect to) :: med all aktning för, med all respekt för
pacemaker {n} (one who sets the pace in a race) :: hare {c}, pacemaker {c}
pacemaker {n} (medical implement) :: pacemaker {c}
Pacific Ocean {prop} (the world's largest body of water) :: Stilla havet {n}
pacifier {n} (one who pacifies) :: lugnare {c}
pacifier {n} (for a baby) :: tutt {c}, napp {c}
pacifism {n} (doctrine that disputes should be settled without violence) :: pacifism {c}
pacifist {adj} (one who loves, supports, or favours peace) :: pacifist {c}
pacifist {adj} (one who avoids violence) :: pacifist {c}
pacifist {adj} (one who opposes violence and is anti-war) :: pacifist {c}
pack {n} (bundle to be carried) :: paket {n}
pack {n} (group of dogs) :: flock {c}
pack {v} (to make a pack) :: packa
package {n} (something which is packed) :: paket {n}
package {n} (act of packing) :: paketering {c}
package {n} (something resembling a package) :: paket {n}
package {n} (package holiday) :: paketresa {c}
package {v} (to pack) :: packa
package store {n} (liquor store) SEE: liquor store ::
packaging {n} (the materials used to pack something) :: förpackningsmaterial {n} {n-p}, emballage {n} {n-p}
packaging {n} (the industry that produces such material) :: förpackningsindustri {c}
pack animal {n} (animal used to carry heavy items) SEE: beast of burden ::
packed lunch {n} (picnic meal) :: matsäck {c}
packet {n} (small pack) :: paket {n}
packet {n} (small fragment of data) :: paket {n}
packet {v} ((transitive) make into a packet) :: paketera
pack ice {n} (large consolidated mass of floating sea ice) :: packis {c}
packing snow {n} (type of snow) :: kramsnö
packsaddle {n} (saddle for carrying goods) :: packsadel {c}
pact {n} (an agreement; a league; a compact; a covenant) :: pakt
pad {v} (to stuff) SEE: stuff ::
pad {n} (flattened mass of anything soft) :: sittunderlag {n}
pad {n} (soft or small cushion) :: dyna
pad {n} (cushion-like thickening of the skin on the underside of the toes of animals) :: trampdyna {c}
pad {n} (animal's foot or paw) :: tass {c}
pad {n} (block of paper) :: block {n}
pad {n} (flat surface or area from which a helicopter or other aircraft may land or be launched) :: helikopterlandningsplats {c}, landningsplats {c}
pad {n} (slang: bed) :: binge {c}
pad {n} (colloquial: place of residence) :: lya {c}, krypin {n}, kvart {n}
pad {interj} (indicating soft footsteps) :: tass
pad {n} (sound of soft footsteps) :: tassande {c}
padawan {n} (any apprentice or student) SEE: apprentice ::
paddle {n} (two-handed, single-bladed oar) :: paddel {c}
paddle {n} (double-bladed oar used for kayaking) :: paddel {c}
paddle {n} (ping-pong bat) :: bordtennisracket {n}, racket {n}
paddle {v} (to propel something through water with a paddle, hands or similar instrument) :: [using a paddle] paddla, [using oars] ro
paddleboat {n} (pedalo) SEE: pedalo ::
paddle steamer {n} (steam-powered vessel propelled by paddle wheel(s)) :: hjulångare {c}
paddling pool {n} (type of pool) SEE: wading pool ::
paddy {n} (wet land where rice grows) :: risfält {n}
paddy field {n} (field where rice is grown) SEE: paddy ::
padlock {n} (type of lock) :: hänglås {n}
pad thai {n} (Thai dish) :: pad thai
paean {n} (any loud and joyous song; a song of triumph) :: lovsång {c}, paian
paean {n} (enthusiastic expression of praise) :: lovsång {c}, hyllning {c}
paediatry {n} (paediatry) SEE: pediatrics ::
pagan {adj} :: hednisk
pagan {n} (person not adhering to an Abrahamic religion) :: hedning {c}
pagan {n} :: hedning {c}
paganism {n} (local religions practiced before the introduction of Christianity) :: hedendom {c}
page {n} (boy child) SEE: boy ::
page {n} (one side of a leaf of a book) :: sida {c}, blad {n}
page {v} (mark the pages of) :: paginera
page {n} (serving boy) :: page
page {n} (Internet: web page) SEE: web page ::
pageant {n} (beauty pageant) SEE: beauty pageant ::
pager {n} (device) :: personsökare
pagoda {n} (a tiered tower with multiple eaves) :: pagod {c}
pail {n} (bucket) SEE: bucket ::
pain {n} (ache or bodily suffering) :: smärta {c}
pain {n} (suffering or anguish, especially mental) :: smärta {c}
pain {n} (annoying person or thing) :: pina
pain {v} (to render uneasy in mind, to grieve) :: smärta
painful {adj} (causing pain) :: smärtsam
painful {adj} (suffering with pain) :: smärtsam
painkiller {n} (a drug that numbs the pain in the body) :: smärtlindrare {c}
painstaking {adj} (careful attentive; diligent) :: noggrann, omsorgsfull, flitig
paint {n} (substance) :: färg {c}
paint {v} (apply paint to) :: måla
paint {v} (create an image) :: måla
paint {v} (practise the art of painting pictures) :: måla
paintbrush {n} (thin brush) :: pensel {c}
painter {n} (artist) :: målare {c}, konstnär {c}
painter {n} (laborer) :: målare {c}
painting {n} (an illustration or artwork using paint) :: målning {c}
painting {n} (the action of applying paint) :: måleri {n}, målning {c}
painting {n} (artistic application of paint) :: måleri
paint shop {n} (shop) :: färgbutik {c}
pair {n} (number of things resembling one another, or belonging together) SEE: set ::
pair {n} (two similar or identical things) :: par {n}
pair {v} (to group into sets of two) :: para, para ihop
pair of binoculars {n} (binoculars) SEE: binoculars ::
pair of compasses {n} (tool used to draw circles) :: passare {c}
pair of eyeglasses {n} (spectacles) SEE: spectacles ::
pair of glasses {n} (spectacles) SEE: spectacles ::
pair of goggles {n} (goggles) SEE: goggles ::
pair of scissors {n} (scissors) SEE: scissors ::
pair of specs {n} (spectacles) SEE: spectacles ::
pair of spectacles {n} (spectacles) SEE: spectacles ::
pajamas {n} (clothes for wearing to bed and sleeping in) :: pyjamas {c}
Pakistan {prop} (country in South Asia) :: Pakistan
palace {n} (large, lavish residence) :: palats {n}; slott {n}
Palace of Westminster {prop} (building in London housing the House of Commons and House of Lords) :: Westminsterpalatset {n}
palaeoclimatology {n} (science) :: paleoklimatologi {c}
Palaic {prop} (Indo-European language) :: palaiska
palanquin {n} (a covered type of litter) :: palankin {c}
palatable {adj} (pleasing to the taste) :: smaklig
palatable {adj} (tolerable, acceptable) :: godtagbar
palatal {adj} (pertaining to the palate) :: gom-
palatal {adj} ((phonetics) articulated at the hard palate) :: palatal
palatal {n} ((phonetics) palatal consonant) :: palatal {c}
palatalised {adj} (having undergone palatalisation) :: palataliserad
palatalization {n} (state) :: palatalisering
palate {n} (roof of the mouth) :: gom {c}
Palau {prop} (Republic of Palau) :: Palau
Palauan {prop} (language) :: palauiska {c}
Palauan {n} (someone from Palau) :: palauer {c}
Palauan {adj} (from Palau) :: palauisk
pale {adj} (light in color) :: blek
pale {v} (to become pale) :: blekna
pale {n} (heraldry: vertical band) :: stolpe
palea {n} (zoology: pendulous process of the skin on the throat of a bird) SEE: dewlap ::
paleface {n} (a white person of European descent, in the context of American Indians) :: blekansikte {n}
paleochristian {adj} (relating to the early Christian church) :: fornkristen, gammalkristen
paleoclimatology {n} (palaeoclimatology) SEE: palaeoclimatology ::
paleontologist {n} (one who studies paleontology) :: paleontolog {c}
paleontology {n} (study of prehistoric forms of life) :: paleontologi {c}
Palestine {prop} (West Bank and Gaza Strip collectively) :: Palestina
Palestine {prop} :: Palestina
Palestinian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Palestine and/or the Palestinian people) :: palestinsk
Palestinian {n} (inhabitant of Palestine or Arab of Palestinian descent) :: palestinier {m}, palestinska {f}
pale thrush {n} (Turdus pallidus) :: amurtrast {c}
palette {n} (board) :: palett {c}
palette {n} (range of colors) :: palett {c}, spektrum {n}
palette knife {n} (knife used in painting) :: palettkniv {c}
palimpsest {n} (manuscript scraped clean for reuse) :: palimpsest {c}
palindrome {n} (a sequence of units that reads the same forwards as backwards) :: palindrom {c}
pall {n} (heraldry) :: gaffelkors {n}
palladium {n} (chemical element) :: palladium {n}
pallet {n} (a portable platform) :: pall {c}, lastpall {c}
pallet jack {n} (manually operated device for lifting and moving pallets) :: handtruck {c}, palldragare {c}
pallet truck {n} (manually operated device for lifting and moving pallets) SEE: pallet jack ::
palliate {v} (to relieve the symptoms of) :: lindra
palliate {v} (to cover or disguise the seriousness of something by excuses and apologies) :: förringa, skyla över, bagatellisera, släta över, mildra
palliative {adj} (reducing progression and relieving symptoms) :: lindrande
palliative care {n} (specialized area of healthcare) :: palliativ vård {c}
pallid {adj} (appearing weak, pale or wan) :: blek
pallium {n} (cerebral cortex) SEE: cerebral cortex ::
palm {n} (inner, concave part of hand) :: handflata {c}
palm {v} :: palmera
palm {n} (palm tree) SEE: palm tree ::
palmistry {n} (telling fortunes from the lines on the palms of the hand) :: kiromanti {c}
palm oil {n} (edible plant oil) :: palmolja {c}
Palm Sunday {n} (Sunday before Easter) :: palmsöndag {c}
palmtop {n} (personal digital assistant) SEE: personal digital assistant ::
palm tree {n} (tropical tree) :: palm {c}
palpitation {n} (abnormal beating of the heart) :: hjärtklappning {c}
paltry {adj} (meager; worthless; pitiful; trifling) :: ynklig, futtig
pamper {v} (to treat with excessive care, to indulge) :: dalta
pamphlet {n} (booklet) SEE: booklet ::
Pamplona {prop} (city in Navarre of northern Spain) :: Pamplona
pan {n} (flat vessel used for cooking, see also: frying pan) :: panna
pan {v} (to criticise severely) :: sabla, såga
pan {v} (to turn horizontally) :: panorera
panacea {n} (remedy believed to cure all disease) :: patentmedicin, panace, universalmedicin, universalläkemedel, panacé
panacea {n} (something that will solve all problems) :: panace, universalmedel, patentlösning
panache {n} (ornamental helmet plume) :: panasch {c}
Panama {prop} (country) :: Panama
Panama Canal {prop} (Canal) :: Panamakanalen {c}
Panamanian {n} (person from Panama) :: panaman {c} [male], panamanska {c} [female]
Panamanian {adj} (pertaining to Panama) :: panamansk
pan-Arabism {n} (movement) :: panarabism
panarchism {n} (advocacy of panarchy) :: panarkism
pancake {n} (thin batter cake) :: pannkaka {c}, plätt {c}
Pancake Day {prop} (Shrove Tuesday) SEE: Shrove Tuesday ::
Pancake Tuesday {prop} (Shrove Tuesday) SEE: Shrove Tuesday ::
Panchatantra {prop} (a collection of Sanskrit and Pali animal fables in verse and prose) :: Panchatantra
Panchen Lama {n} (second-highest ranking lama of the Gelug sect of Tibetan Buddhism) :: Panchen lama
pancreas {n} (gland near the stomach) :: bukspottkörtel {c}
pancreatic cancer {n} (malignant neoplasm of the pancreas) :: pankreascancer {c}, cancer i bukspottskörteln {c}
pancreatic juice {n} (juice produced by the pancreas) :: bukspott {n}
pancreatitis {n} (inflammation of the pancreas) :: bukspottkörtelinflammation {c}, pankreatit {c}
panda {n} (Ailuropoda melanoleuca) :: panda {c}, jättepanda {c}, pandabjörn {c}
panda {n} (police car) SEE: police car ::
panda {n} (red panda) SEE: red panda ::
panda bear {n} (panda) SEE: panda ::
pandeiro {n} :: pandeiro
pandeism {n} (belief in a god both pantheistic and deistic) :: pandeism {c}
pandeist {n} (one who believes in pandeism) :: pandeist
pandemic {adj} (epidemic) :: pandemisk
pandemic {n} (pandemic disease) :: pandemi {c}
Pandora {prop} (Character in Greek mythology) :: Pandora
Pandora's box {n} (A source of unforeseen trouble.) :: Pandoras ask {c}
panegyrical {adj} (lavish with praise) :: panegyrisk
panel {n} (rectangular section of a surface) :: panel {c}
panel {n} (group of people gathered to judge, interview, discuss etc) :: panel {c}
panel {n} (single frame in a comic strip) :: ruta {c}
panentheism {n} :: panenteism
Pangaea {prop} (supercontinent prior to Triassic) :: Pangea
Panglossian {adj} (naively or unreasonably optimistic) :: panglossiansk [rare]
pangolin {n} (mammal) :: myrkottar {c}
panhandle {v} (beg for money) :: tigga
panic {n} (overpowering fright) :: panik {c}
panic attack {n} (sudden period of intense anxiety) :: panikattack {c}
panicky {adj} (in a state of panic) :: panikslagen
panic room {n} :: panikrum {n}
panjandrum {n} (important, powerful or influential person) :: högdjur {n}, höjdare {c}
panorama {n} (unbroken view of an entire surrounding area) :: panorama {n}
panorama {n} (picture representing a continuous scene) :: panorama {n}
panpsychism {n} (the doctrine that all matter has a mental aspect) :: panpsykism
pansexuality {n} (sexual orientation) :: omnisexualitet, pansexualitet
Panslavic {adj} :: panslavisk
pansy {n} (plant) :: pensé
pant {n} (a pair of pants) SEE: pants ::
pant {n} (a quick breathing) :: flämtning {c}
pant {v} (to breathe quickly or in a labored manner) :: flämta, flåsa
pantheism {n} (belief that the universe is divine) :: panteism
pantheist {n} (person who believes in pantheism) :: panteist
pantheon {n} (a temple dedicated to all the gods) :: panteon
panther {n} (big cat with black fur) :: panter {c}
panther {n} (big cat of genus Panthera) :: panter
panties {n} (short underpants for women or girls) :: trosor {c-p}
pantry {n} (storage room) :: skafferi {n}
pants {n} (garment covering the body from the waist downwards) :: byxa {c}
pants {n} (undergarment covering the genitals) :: underbyxa {c}, [for men] kalsonger {p}, [for women] trosor {p}
pantsuit {n} :: byxdress {c}, byxdräkt {c}
panty {n} (panties) SEE: panties ::
panty girdle {n} (underpants with a built-in elasticated corset) :: trosgördel {c}
pap {n} (soft food) :: smörja {c}
pap {n} (colloquial: nonsense) :: smörja {c}
pap {n} (porridge) SEE: porridge ::
papa {n} (Father (familiar, conversational)) SEE: dad ::
papacy {n} (the office) :: påvedöme {n}
papakha {n} (type of hat) :: kosackmössa
papal {adj} (related to the pope or papacy) :: påve-, påvlig
papaya {n} (fruit) :: papaya {c}
paper {n} (sheet material) :: papper {n}
paper {n} (written document shorter than a book) :: artikel {c}
paper {n} (academic paper) :: artikel {c}, papper {n} [colloquial]
paper {adj} (made of paper) :: pappers-
paper {n} (newspaper) SEE: newspaper ::
paper {n} (wallpaper) SEE: wallpaper ::
paper {n} (wrapping paper) SEE: wrapping paper ::
paper {v} (to document) SEE: document ::
paperback {n} (book) :: pocket {c}, pocketbok {c}, häftad
paper clip {n} (paper clip) :: gem {n}
paper cup {n} (disposable cup) :: pappersmugg {c}
paperknife {n} (a knife for cutting paper or opening envelopes) :: brevkniv {c}, papperskniv {c}, brevöppnare {c}
paperless {adj} (without paper) :: papperslös
paperless {adj} (using information without paper) :: papperslös
paperless {adj} (without documentation of identity) :: papperslös
papermaker {n} (a person that makes paper) :: pappersmakare {c}
paper tiger {n} (paper tiger) :: papperstiger {c}
paper towel {n} (sheet of absorbent paper) :: hushållspapper
paperweight {n} (small, decorative, somewhat weighty object) :: brevpress
papier-mâché {n} (paper mixed with glue to create a sculptural object) :: papier-maché {c}
papist {n} (slur: Roman Catholic) :: papist {c}
paprika {n} (spice) :: paprika
Papuan {adj} (pertaining to Papua or Papua New Guinea) :: papuansk
Papua New Guinea {prop} (country in Oceania) :: Papua Nya Guinea
Papua New Guinean {adj} (pertaining to Papua New Guinea) :: papuansk
papyrus {n} (plant in the sedge family) :: papyrus
papyrus {n} (material made from this plant) :: papyrus
papyrus {n} (scroll or document written on this material) :: papyrus
parable {n} (short story illustrating a lesson) :: liknelse {c}
parabola {n} (a conic section) :: parabel {c}
paraboloid {n} (surface having a parabolic cross section parallel to an axis, and circular or elliptical cross section perpendicular to the axis; especially the surface of revolution of a parabola) :: paraboloid {c}
paracetamol {n} (acetaminophen) SEE: acetaminophen ::
parachute {n} (a device designed to control the fall of an object) :: fallskärm {c}
parachute {v} (to jump with a parachute) :: hoppa fallskärm
parachuting {n} (sport) :: fallskärmshoppning {c}
parachutist {n} (parachute user) :: fallskärmshoppare {c}
paraclete {n} (advocate) :: paraklet {c}
parade {n} (organized procession) :: parad {c}
paradigm {n} (way of viewing reality) :: paradigm {n}
paradigm shift {n} (change in thinking from an accepted point of view to a new one, necessitated by scientific discoveries) :: paradigmskifte {n}
paradise {n} (heaven) :: paradis
paradise {n} :: paradis {n}
paradox {n} (apparent contradiction which is nonetheless true ) :: paradox {c}
paradox {n} (in logic: a self-contradictory statement ) :: paradox {c}
paradoxical {adj} (having self-contradicting properties) :: paradoxal
paraffin {n} (kerosene) SEE: kerosene ::
paraffin {n} (paraffin wax) SEE: paraffin wax ::
paraffin wax {n} (paraffin wax) :: paraffin {n}
paraglider {n} (one who paraglides) :: skärmflygare {c}
paraglider {n} (equipment) :: flygskärm {c}
paragliding {n} (the sport of gliding with a paraglider) :: skärmflygning {c}
paragraph {n} (passage in text) :: stycke {n}, avsnitt {n} [grammatical]; paragraf {c} [law]
paragraph {v} (sort text into paragraphs) :: styckindela
Paraguay {prop} (country in South America) :: Paraguay
Paraguayan {n} (person from Paraguay) :: paraguayan {c}
parahockey {n} :: parahockey {c}
para ice hockey {n} :: paraishockey {c}
parakeet {n} (various species of small parrots) :: parakit {c}
parakeet auklet {n} (bird) :: papegojalka
parallel {adj} (equally distant from one another at all points) :: parallell
parallel {adj} (having the same overall direction) :: parallell
parallel {v} (of a process etc: to be analogous to something else) :: liknas vid
parallelepiped {n} (solid figure) :: parallellepiped
parallelogram {n} (convex quadrilateral in which each pair of opposite edges are parallel and of equal length) :: parallellogram {c}
parallelogram of forces {n} (parallelogram representing forces) :: kraftparallellogram
parallel park {v} (to park in line with other vehicles) :: fickparkera
paralympic {adj} (paralympic) SEE: Paralympic ::
Paralympic {adj} (relating to the Paralympics) :: paralympisk
Paralympic Games {prop} (international sports competition for people with physical disabilities, see also: Paralympics) :: Paralympics {p}, Paralympiska spelen {n-p}
paralysis {n} (loss of muscle control) :: paralys {c}, förlamning {c}
paralyzed {v} (paralyzed.) :: paralyserad, förstelnad, lam, orörlig, slagrörd
paramagnetism {n} (tendency of dipoles) :: paramagnetism {c}
Paramaribo {prop} (capital of Suriname) :: Paramaribo
paramedic {n} (individual trained to stabilize people outside of hospital) :: ambulanspersonal {c} [collective noun]
parameter {n} (variable kept constant during an experiment, calculation or similar) :: parameter {c}
parameter {n} (name in a function or subroutine definition) :: parameter {c}
parameterize {v} (to describe in terms of parameters) :: parametrisera
parameterize {v} (to write (a database query) as a template into which parameters can be inserted) :: parametrisera
parametric {adj} (of, relating to, or defined using parameters) :: parametrisk
paramilitary {n} (a group of civilians trained and organized in a military fashion) :: paramilitär
paramount {adj} (supreme) :: överlägsen
paranoia {n} (A psychotic disorder characterized by delusions of persecution) :: paranoia {c}
paranoia {n} (Extreme, irrational distrust of others) :: paranoia {c}, skuggrädsla {c}
paranoiac {n} (somebody who has paranoia) SEE: paranoid ::
paranoiac {adj} (pertaining to paranoia) :: paranoid
paranoid {adj} (of, related to, or suffering from paranoia) :: paranoia {c}
paranoid {n} (someone suffering from paranoia) :: paranoiker {c}
paranoid schizophrenia {n} (form of schizophrenia accompanied by delusions) :: paranoid schizofreni {c}
paranormal {adj} (can not be explained by scientific methods) :: paranormal
paraphernalia {n} (miscellaneous items) :: attiraljer {p}
paraplegia {n} (paralysed condition) :: paraplegi {c}
paraplegic {adj} (of, related to, or suffering from paraplegia) :: paraplegisk {c}
paraplegic {n} (person who suffers from paraplegia) :: paraplegiker {c}
parapsychology {n} (study of that which cannot yet be explained) :: parapsykologi {c}
parasite {n} (useless person who always relies on other people's work and gives nothing back) :: parasit {c}
parasite {n} ((generally undesirable) living organism that exists by stealing resources from another living organism) :: parasit {c}
parasitise {v} (parasitize) SEE: parasitize ::
parasitize {v} (live off a host) :: parasitera
parasol {n} (umbrella used as protection from the sun) :: parasoll {c}
parasympathetic {adj} (relating to part of the autonomic nervous system) :: parasympatisk
parasympathetic nervous system {n} (parasympathetic nervous system) :: parasympatiska nervsystemet
parataxis {n} (in grammar) :: paratax {c}
parathyroid gland {n} (any one of four endocrine glands situated in the neck) :: bisköldkörtel {c}, paratyreoidea
paratrooper {n} (soldier that parachutes from aircraft) :: fallskärmsjägare {c}
parcel {n} (package wrapped for shipment) :: paket {n}
parcel bomb {n} (bomb disguised as a parcel) :: paketbomb {c}
parched {adj} (dry) :: uttorkad
parchment {n} (material) :: pergament {n}
parchment {n} :: pergament, veläng
parchment paper {n} (paper used in baking) :: bakplåtspapper {n}
pardon {n} (releasing order) :: benådning {c}, benådan {c}, amnesti {c}
pardon {v} (to forgive) :: förlåta
pardon {v} (to grant an official pardon) :: benåda
pardon {v} :: förlåta, ursäkta
pardon {interj} (interjection, request to repeat) :: ursäkta?, förlåt?, va? [highly colloquial]
pardon me {phrase} (sorry, as an apology) :: ursäkta mig
pardon my French {v} (please excuse my swearing or bad language (idiomatic)) :: ursäkta språket
pare {v} (To remove the outer covering or skin of something with a knife) :: skala
pare {v} (To reduce or trim something (as if) by cutting off) :: skala ned, göra avkall, minska
pare {v} (trim a hoof) :: verka
pare down {v} (to reduce by paring) :: skära ner
pareidolia {n} (tendency to interpret vague stimuli as something familiar) :: pareidoli {c}
parent {n} (person from whom one is descended) :: förälder {c}
parent {n} (person who acts as a parent in rearing a child) :: förälder {c}
parent {n} :: [1,2,3,4] förälder
parent {n} (parent company) SEE: parent company ::
parental leave {n} (leave of absence for a parent to take care of a baby) :: föräldraledighet
parent company {n} (a company that owns or controls another company) :: moderbolag {n}
parenthesis {n} (a clause, phrase or word inserted into a passage which is already grammatically complete) :: parentes {c}
parenthesis {n} (either of a pair of brackets ( )) :: parentes {c}
parenthesize {v} (place in parentheses) :: sätta i parentes
parenthood {n} (state of being parent) :: föräldraskap {n}
parent-in-law {n} (mother-in-law or father-in-law) :: svärförälder {c}
parentless {adj} (having no parent) :: förälralös
parents {n} (one's parents) :: föräldrar {p}, mor och far
par excellence {adj} (being a quintessential example of a general type) :: framför alla andra, par excellence
parfait {n} (an iced dessert) :: parfait
pariah {n} (an outcast) :: utstött
parietal lobe {n} (division of cerebrum) :: parietallob {c}, hjässlob {c}
Paris {prop} (capital of France) :: Paris {n}
Paris {prop} (Trojan prince) :: Paris
parish {n} (part of a diocese) :: församling
parish {n} (members of the parish) :: församling {c}
parish church {n} (church that serves as the religious centre of a parish) :: församlingskyrka {c}
Parisian {n} (someone from Paris) :: [♂♀] parisare {c}, [♀] parisiska {c}, pariserska {c}
Parisian {adj} (of Paris) :: parisisk
park {n} (ground for recreation) :: park {c}
park {v} (bring to a halt) :: parkera [if the intention is to leave the vehicle], stanna [otherwise]
parka {n} (long jacket) :: parkas {c}
parking {n} (action) :: parkering {c}
parking {n} (space) :: parkeringsplats {c}, parkering {c}, p-plats {c}
parking brake {n} (brake intended for keeping a vehicle stationary without constant operator attention) :: parkeringsbroms {c}
parking disc {n} (device placed inside a parked vehicle) :: parkeringsskiva {c}
parking garage {n} (building) :: parkeringsgarage {n}, parkeringshus
parking lot {n} (open area, generally paved, where automobiles may be left when not in use) :: parkeringsplats {c}, parkering {c}, bilparkering
parkour {n} (athletic discipline) :: parkour
parliament {n} (institution with elected or appointed members) :: riksdag {c}, ting {n}, parlament {n}
Parliament {prop} (parliament) SEE: parliament ::
parliamentarian {n} (member of parliament) :: parlamentariker {c}, parlamentsledamot {c}
parliamentary {adj} (of, relating to, or enacted by a parliament) :: parlamentarisk
parlor {n} (drawing room) :: vardagsrum {n}
Parmenides {prop} (philosopher) :: Parmenides
parmesan {n} (hard, full-fat Italian cheese from Parma) :: parmesan, parmesanost {c}
Parmesan {n} (parmesan) SEE: parmesan ::
parochial {adj} (pertaining to a parish) :: församlings-, socken-
parochial {adj} (characterized by an unsophisticated focus on local concerns) :: trångsynt
parody {n} (expression making fun of something else) :: parodi {c}
parody {v} (to make a parody of something) :: parodiera
paroemia {n} (proverb) SEE: proverb ::
parole {n} (law: a release of (a prisoner)) :: villkorlig frigivning {c}
parotid {n} (parotid gland) SEE: parotid gland ::
parotid gland {n} (salivary gland) :: öronspottkörtel {c}
parquet {n} (the part of a theatre between the orchestra and the parquet circle) SEE: stall ::
parricide {n} (someone who kills a relative) :: fadermördare {c}, modermördare {c}
parrot {n} (kind of bird) :: papegoja {c}
parrot {n} (puffin) SEE: puffin ::
parse {v} ((linguistics) to resolve into elements) :: analysera
parse {n} (act of parsing) :: parsning {c} [computing], syntaxanalys {c} [computing]
parse {v} (to examine closely) SEE: scrutinize ::
parsec {n} (parallax second) :: parsek {c}
parseltongue {prop} (language of snakes in Harry Potter) :: ormviskning {c}
parser {n} (computer program) :: parser {c}
parsimony {n} (great reluctance to spend money unnecessarily) :: sparsamhet {c}, snålhet
parsley {n} (herb) :: persilja
parsnip {n} (the plant Pastinaca sativa) :: palsternacka {c}
parsnip {n} (the edible root of Pastinaca sativa) :: palsternacka {c}
part {n} (fraction of a whole ) :: del {c}
part {n} (group inside a larger group ) :: del {c}
part {n} (position or role ) :: roll {c}
part {n} (section of a document ) :: del {c}
part {n} (hair dividing line ) :: bena {c}
part {n} :: en del av
part {v} :: lämna , dra isär , separera , skilja
part {adj} (partial) SEE: partial ::
part {adv} (partially) SEE: partially ::
partake {v} (to take part in an activity) :: delta
partial {adj} (existing in part) :: partiell, partial-
partial {adj} (biased) :: partisk
partial differential equation {n} (equation) :: partiell differentialekvation {c}
partially {adv} (to a partial degree) :: delvis
partially ordered set {n} (set having a specified partial order) :: partiellt ordnad mängd {c}
partial order {n} (binary relation that is reflexive, antisymmetric, and transitive) :: partiell ordning
participant {n} (one who participates) :: deltagare {c}
participate {v} (to join in, to take part, to involve oneself) :: delta, deltaga
participation {n} (act of participating) :: deltagande {n}
participial {n} (participle) SEE: participle ::
participial {adj} (of or relating to a participle) :: particip-, participial-
participle {n} (verb form) :: particip {n}
particle {n} (body with very small size) :: partikel {c}
particle {n} (elementary particle or subatomic particle) :: partikel {c}
particle {n} (word that does not obviously belong to any particular part of speech) :: partikel {c}
particle {n} :: [1, 2] partikel {c}
particle board {n} (structural material manufactured from wood particles) :: spånskiva {c}
particle physics {n} (particle physics) :: partikelfysik, elementarpartikelfysik, högenergifysik
particular {adj} (partial) SEE: partial ::
particular {adj} (known only to an individual person or group) SEE: confidential ::
particulars {n} (the details or specifics of something) :: närmare omständigheter [plural], detaljer {c-p}
parting {n} (line dividing hair) :: bena
parting gift {n} (gift given to someone who is leaving) :: avskedspresent
partisan {n} (member of a body of detached light troops) SEE: guerrilla ::
partisanship {n} (bias) SEE: bias ::
partition {v} (divide something into parts) :: dela, dela upp
partitive {n} (partitive case) :: partitiv
partitive case {n} (case used to indicate that an object is affected only partially by the verb) SEE: partitive ::
partiture {n} (score (music)) SEE: score ::
partner {n} (someone who is associated with another in a common activity or interest) :: partner {c}
partner {n} (a member of a business or law partnership) :: kompanjon {c}, partner {c}
partner {n} (spouse, domestic, or romantic partner) :: partner {c}, äkta hälft {c}
partner {n} (dancing partner) :: partner {c}
partner {v} (To work or perform as partner) :: samarbeta
partnership {n} (state of being associated with a partner) :: partnerskap
part of speech {n} (the function a word or phrase performs) :: ordklass {c}
partridge {n} (any bird of the genera Perdix or Alectoris) :: rapphöna {c}
partridgeberry {n} (Vaccinium vitis-idaea) SEE: lingonberry ::
part-time {adj} (involving less than the normal time) :: deltids-
part-timer {n} (someone who is employed, or does something, part-time) :: deltidsanställd {c}
party {n} (law: particular side in a contract or legal action) :: part {c}
party {n} (social gathering) :: fest, party {n}, kalas {n}, partaj {n}, firande {n}
party {v} (to celebrate at a party) :: festa, partaja, parta, röja
party {n} (political group) SEE: political party ::
party animal {n} (person known for frequent, enthusiastic attendance at parties) :: festprisse {c}, partydjur {n}
party leader {n} (person who leads a political party) :: partiledare {c}
party member {n} (member of a political party) :: partimedlem {c}
party pooper {n} (one who dampens the fun of a group activity) SEE: spoilsport ::
par value {n} (face value) SEE: face value ::
parvenu {n} (a person who has risen, climbed up, or has been promoted to a higher social class) :: parveny {c}, uppkomling {c}
pascal {n} (SI unit of pressure and stress) :: pascal {c}
Pascal's triangle {n} (Pascal's triangle) :: Pascals triangel
pas de deux {n} (a dance performed by two dancers) :: pas de deux {c} {n}
pasha {n} (title) :: pascha
Pashto {n} (official language of Afghanistan) :: pashto
Pashtun {prop} (Pashto) SEE: Pashto ::
Pashtun {adj} (of or relating to the Pashtuns) :: pashtunsk
paska {n} (paskha) SEE: paskha ::
paskha {n} (Easter dessert) :: pasjka
pass {v} (move or be moved from one place to another) :: passera
pass {v} (elapse) ::
pass {v} (go by, over, etc) :: förflytta
pass {v} (sports: to move the ball or puck to a teammate) :: passa
pass {n} (opening, road, or track, available for passing) :: passage
pass {n} (document granting permission to pass or to go and come) :: pass {n}
pass {n} (password) SEE: password ::
passé {adj} (dated; out of style; old-fashioned) :: passé
pass away {v} (to die (euphemistic)) :: gå bort
passenger {n} (one who rides or travels in a vehicle) :: passagerare {c}
passenger pigeon {n} (an extinct bird of the species Ectopistes migratorius) :: vandringsduva
passenger train {n} (type of train) :: persontåg {n}
passer-by {n} (a person who is passing by) :: förbipasserande, förbigående {c}
passing {n} (death, dying; the end) :: bortgång {c}
passion {n} (any great emotion) :: passion {c}, lust {c}, lidelse {c}, kärlek {c}, glöd {n}, hänförelse {c}, affekt {c}
passionate {adj} (fired with intense feeling) :: passionerad, lidelsefull
passion fruit {n} (edible fruit) :: passionsfrukt
passion fruit {n} (flesh of the fruit) :: passionsfruktkött {n}
passive {n} (passive voice) SEE: passive voice ::
passive {adj} (not active, but acted upon) :: passiv
passive {adj} (taking no action) :: passiv
passive {adj} (grammar: being in the passive voice) :: passiv
passive smoking {n} (inhalation of smoke from somebody else's tobacco) :: passiv rökning {c}
passive voice {n} (grammatical term) :: passivum {n}, passiv form {c}
pass off {v} (to happen) :: avlöpa
pass on {v} (To die) SEE: die ::
Passover {prop} (Jewish festival) :: påsk {c}
passport {n} (official document) :: pass {n}
pass through {v} (to infiltrate) SEE: infiltrate ::
password {n} (word used to gain admittance) :: lösen {n}, lösenord
password {n} (computing: string of characters known only to a user) :: lösenord {n}
past {adj} (ago) SEE: ago ::
past {n} (period of time that has already happened) :: förflutna, dåtid {c}
past {adj} (having already happened; in the past) :: förgången, förfluten
pasta {n} (dough) :: pasta {c}
paste {v} (to insert a piece of text) :: klistra in
pasteurisation {n} (treatment of perishable food) :: pastörisering {c}
pasteurise {v} (pasteurize) SEE: pasteurize ::
pasteurize {v} (to heat food in order to kill harmful organisms) :: pastörisera
pastime {n} (that which amuses) :: förströelse {c}, tidsfördriv {n}
pastor {n} (shepherd) SEE: shepherd ::
pastoral {adj} (of or pertaining to shepherds) :: pastoral
past paper {n} (examination paper from past years) :: extenta {c}
past participle {n} (past participle) :: perfektparticip {n}
past perfect {n} (pluperfect tense) SEE: pluperfect tense ::
pastry {n} (food group) :: bakverk {n}, bakelse {c}
pastry bag {n} (bag used to pipe cakes with icing) :: sprits {c}
past tense {n} (form of language) :: preteritum, förfluten tid, imperfekt
pasture {v} (graze) SEE: graze ::
pasture {n} (land on which cattle can be kept for feeding) :: betesmark {c}
pasty {adj} (pale, lacking colour) :: blek
pat {n} (light tap or slap) :: klapp {c}
pat {v} (to tap gently) :: klappa
Patagonia {prop} (geographical region) :: Patagonien
patch {n} (figuratively: fit) SEE: fit ::
patch {n} (paltry fellow) SEE: fool ::
patch {n} (piece of cloth used to repair a garment) :: lapp
patch file {n} (patch) SEE: patch ::
patchwork quilt {n} (decorative quilt) :: lapptäcke {n}
patchwork quilt {n} (disorganized structure) :: sammelsurium
patella {n} (kneecap) SEE: kneecap ::
patellar reflex {n} (a reflex extension of the lower leg) :: knäreflex {c}
paten {n} (plate for the host during Eucharist) :: paten {c}
patent {n} (declaration issued by a government to an inventor) :: patent {n}
patent {v} (successfully register an invention with a government agency; to secure a letter patent) :: patentera
paternal aunt {n} (the sister of one's father) :: faster {c}, tant {c}
paternal grandfather {n} (one's father's father) :: farfar {c}
paternal grandmother {n} (one's father's mother) :: farmor {c}
paternal uncle {n} (brother of one's father) :: farbror {c}, onkel {c}; [father's brother-in-law] fars svåger {c}, ingift farbror {c}
paternity {n} (fatherhood) SEE: fatherhood ::
paternity leave {n} (leave of absence from a job for a father to care of a baby) :: faderskapsledighet
paternoster {n} (a rosary) SEE: rosary ::
paternoster {n} (slow, continuously moving lift) :: paternoster {c}
path {n} (a trail for the use of, or worn by, pedestrians) :: stig {n}
path {n} (a course taken) :: väg, kurs, färdriktning
path {n} (computing: a specification for a location within a hierarchical or tree-like structure) :: sökväg {c}
path dependence {n} (a situation) :: stigberoende {n}, spårbundenhet {c}
pathetic {adj} (arousing scorn or contempt) :: patetisk
pathetic {adj} :: patetisk
pathogen {n} (an organism or substance that causes disease) :: patogen {c}
pathogenesis {n} (pathogenesis) :: patogenitet {c}
pathogenic {adj} (able to cause disease) :: patogen
pathological {adj} (pertaining to pathology) :: patologisk
pathologist {n} (expert in pathology) :: patolog {c}
pathology {n} (branch of medicine) :: patologi {c}
pathway {n} (footpath, path or track) :: stig {c}
patience {n} (quality of being patient) :: tålamod {c}
patience is a virtue {proverb} (it is better to be patient than impatient) :: tålamod är en dygd
patient {adj} (not losing one's temper while waiting) :: tålmodig, ha tålamod
patient {n} (someone who receives treatment from a doctor) :: patient {c}
patio {n} (a paved outside area, adjoining a house, used for dining or recreation) :: uteplats {c}, terrass {c}
patio {n} (an inner courtyard typical of traditional Spanish houses) :: innergård {c}
Patras {prop} (city of Greece) :: Patra
patriarch {n} (male leader) :: patriark {c}
patriarchate {n} (term of office) :: patriarkat {n}
patriarchate {n} (office or ecclesial jurisdiction) :: patriarkat {n}
patriarchate {n} (office space) :: patriarkat {n}
patriarchy {n} (social system) :: patriarki {n}, patriarkat {n}
patriarchy {n} (power structure) :: patriarki {n}, patriarkat {c}
patriarchy {n} (dominance of men in social or cultural systems) :: patriarki {n}, patriarkat {n}
patriarchy {n} (office of the patriarch) SEE: patriarchate ::
Patricia {prop} (female given name) :: Patricia
patrician {n} (member of Roman aristocracy) :: patricier {c}
Patrick {prop} (given name) :: Patrik
patriot {n} (person who loves, supports and defends their country) :: patriot {c}
patriotic {adj} (inspired by patriotism) :: patriotisk
patriotism {n} (love of one's own country) :: patriotism
patrol {n} (going of the rounds) :: patrull
patrol {n} :: patrull
patrol car {n} (police car) :: polisbil {c}
patron {n} (customer) :: stamkund {c}
patronising {adj} (offensively condescending) SEE: condescending ::
patronizing {adj} (offensively condescending) SEE: condescending ::
patron saint {n} (saint from whom a specific group claims special protection or prayer) :: skyddshelgon {n}
patronymic {n} (a name from father's name) :: patronymikon, fadersnamn {n}
pattern {n} (that from which a copy is made) :: mönster {n}, mall {c}
pattern {n} (motif or decoration) :: mönster {n}
pattern {n} (intelligible arrangement which has a mathematical, geometric, statistical etc. relationship) :: mönster {n}
patty {n} (a portion of ground meat or vegetarian equivalent) :: biff {c} [does not connotate beef as in bovine meat]
paucal {adj} :: paucalis, fåtal
paucal {n} (in grammar: a language form referring to a few of something (three to around ten)) :: paucalis, fåtal
Paul {prop} (the Apostle) :: Paulus
Paul {prop} (male given name) :: Paul, Pål
Paula {prop} (female given name) :: Paula
Pauli matrix {n} (complex matrix) :: Paulimatris {c}
Paulson {prop} (surname meaning "son of Paul") :: Pålsson
paunch {n} (first stomach of ruminant; rumen) :: våm {c}
paunch {n} (large, protruding belly) :: buk {c}
pauperism {n} (poverty) :: fattigdom {c}
pause {v} (to take a temporary rest or break) :: vila
pause {v} (to interrupt something) :: pausa
pause {v} (halt playback temporarily) :: pausa
pause {n} (temporary stop or rest) :: paus {c}, vila {c}
pave {v} ((North American) to cover with stones, asphalt, etc) :: asfaltera [only with asphalt]
pavement {n} (footpath) :: trottoar
pavilion {n} (cartiliginous part of the outer ear) SEE: pinna ::
paw {n} (soft foot of an animal) :: tass {c}
pawn {n} (chess piece) :: bonde {c}
pawn {n} (someone who is being manipulated) :: bricka {c}
pawn {n} (instance of pawning something) :: pant
pawn {n} (item sold to a pawn shop) :: pant
pawn {n} ((rare) type of shop) :: pantbank {c}
pawn {v} (give as security for loan) :: pantsätta
pawnbroker {n} (person who makes monetary loans at interest, taking personal property as security) :: pantlånare {c}
pawnshop {n} (business premises of a pawnbroker) :: pantbank {c}
pay {v} (to give money in exchange for goods or services) :: betala
pay {v} (to be profitable) :: betala sig , löna sig
pay back {v} (to repay) :: betala tillbaka, betala tillbaks [colloquial], betala bak [colloquial]
pay back {v} (to exact revenge) :: hämnas
payday {n} (day on which an employee's salary is paid) :: avlöningsdag, lönedag {c}
payday loan {n} (loan) :: snabblån {n}, sms-lån {n}
payer {n} (one who pays) :: betalare {c}
payload {n} (That part of a cargo that produces revenue) :: nyttolast {c}
payload {n} (The total weight of passengers, crew, equipment and cargo carried by an aircraft or spacecraft) :: nyttolast {c}
payload {n} (That part of a rocket, missile or torpedo that is not concerned with propulsion or guidance) :: nyttolast {c}
payment {n} (the act of paying) :: betalning {c}
pay packet {n} (sealed envelope containing wages) :: lönekuvert {n}
paywall {n} (a feature of a website that only allows access to paying subscribers) :: betalvägg {c}
pea {n} (plant) :: ärt {c}
pea {n} (edible seed) :: ärta
peace {n} (tranquility, quiet, harmony; absence of violence) :: frid {c}, lugn {n}, ro {c}
peace {n} (state of mind) :: sinnesfrid {c}, sinneslugn {n}, sinnesro {c}
peace {n} (harmony; lack of conflict in personal relations) :: frid {c}, harmoni {c}
peace {n} (state of being free from war) :: fred
peaceable {adj} (in favour of peace) :: fredsälskande
peace and quiet {n} (tranquility) :: lugn och ro
peace of mind {n} (absence of mental stress) :: sinnesfrid {c}
peace pipe {n} (pipe) :: fredspipa {c}
peace process {n} (negotiations) :: fredsprocess {c}
peacetime {n} (period of peace) :: fredstid {c}
peace treaty {n} (an agreement to end fighting or conflict) :: fredsavtal {n}, fredsslut {n}, fredsverk {n}, fred {c}, fredsfördrag {n}
peach {n} (tree) :: persika {c}, persikoträd {n}
peach {n} (fruit) :: persika
peach blossom {n} (flower) :: persikablomma {c}
peach blossom {n} (moth) :: fläckig hallonspinnare {c}
peachtree {n} (peach) SEE: peach ::
peacock {n} (pheasant of one of the genera Pavo and Afropavo) :: påfågel {c}
peacock butterfly {n} (butterfly) :: påfågelöga {n}
peafowl {n} (a pheasant of the genus Pavo or Afropavo) :: påfågel {c}
peak {n} (mountain top) :: topp {c}, spets {c}
peak {n} (point where a function attains a maximum) :: topp
peak hour {n} (rush hour) SEE: rush hour ::
peak oil {n} (Peak of oil production) :: oljekrön {n}
peak season {n} (highest demand) :: högsäsong {c}
peanut {n} (a legume resembling a nut) :: jordnöt {c}
peanut butter {n} (a spread made from ground peanuts) :: jordnötssmör {n}
peanut milk {n} (milky liquid from peanuts) :: jordnötsmjölk {c}, jordnötsdryck {c}
peanuts {n} (insignificant amount of money) :: spottstyver {c}, struntsumma {c}
pear {n} (fruit) :: päron {n}, pära {c}
pear {n} (tree) :: päronträd
pearl {n} (mother-of-pearl) SEE: mother-of-pearl ::
pearl {n} (rounded shelly concretion produced by certain mollusks) :: pärla
pearl {n} (fringe or border) SEE: fringe ::
pearl diver {n} (dishwasher) SEE: dishwasher ::
pearl necklace {n} (necklace made of pearls) :: pärlhalsband {n}
pearl of wisdom {n} (succinct, insightful saying, piece of advice, or moral precept) :: pärla av visdom
pear tree {n} (a tree of the genus Pyrus) :: päronträd {n}
peasant {n} (member of the agriculture low class) :: bonde {c}
peat {n} (soil) :: torv
peat bog {n} (bog composed of peat) :: torvmosse {c}
pebble {n} (stone) :: småsten {c}
PEBCAK {phrase} (PEBCAK) :: skit bakom spakarna
pecan {n} (tree) :: pekanhickory {c}
pecan {n} (nut) :: pekannöt
peccadillo {n} (small sin or flaw) :: småsynd {c}, felsteg {n}, försyndelse {c}
peccadillo {n} (petty offense) :: förseelse {c}, lagöverträdelse {c}
Pechenga {prop} (town in Russia) :: Petsamo
peck {v} (to strike or pierce with the beak or similar) :: picka
pecker {n} (slang for penis) SEE: dick ::
pecker {n} (slang for woodpecker) SEE: woodpecker ::
pecker {n} (slang for courage) SEE: courage ::
peckerwood {n} (woodpecker) SEE: woodpecker ::
pectin {n} (substance) :: pektin
peculiarity {n} (that which is peculiar) :: egenhet {c}
ped {n} (pedestrian) SEE: pedestrian ::
pedagogic {adj} (pedagogical) SEE: pedagogical ::
pedagogical {adj} (of, or relating to pedagogy) :: pedagogisk
pedagogue {n} (a teacher) :: pedagog {c}
pedagogy {n} (profession of teaching) :: pedagogik {c}
pedal {n} (lever operated by one's foot) :: pedal {c}, trampa {c}
pedal {v} (to operate a pedal) :: trampa
pedalo {n} (small boat propelled by pedals) :: trampbåt {c}, pedalbåt {c}
pedant {n} (person overly concerned with formal rules and trivial points of learning) :: pedant {c}
pedantic {adj} (like a pedant) :: pedantisk
pedantical {adj} (pedantic) SEE: pedantic ::
pedantry {n} (excessive attention to detail or rules) :: pedanteri {n}
peddler {n} (itinerant seller of small goods) :: krämare {c}, nasare {c}, hälare {c} [stolen goods], säljare {c}, månglare {c}, handlande {c}, handelsresande {c}, knalle {c}
peddler {n} (dealer) :: säljare {c}, försäljare {c}, handlare {c}
pederast {n} (practitioner of pederasty) :: pederast
pederasty {n} (pederasty) :: pederasti
pederasty {n} (archaic: homosexual anal sex) SEE: sodomy ::
pedestal {n} (the base or foot of a column, statue, vase, lamp, or the like) :: piedestal {c}
pedestrian {n} (somebody walking rather than using a vehicle) :: fotgängare {c}
pedestrian crossing {n} (place for pedestrians to cross a street) :: övergångsställe {n}
pedestrian island {n} (refuge island) SEE: refuge island ::
pedestrian refuge {n} (refuge island) SEE: refuge island ::
pediatric {adj} (of or pertaining to pediatrics) :: pediatrik
pediatrician {n} (physician who specialises in pediatrics) :: barnläkare {c}, pediatriker {c}
pediatrics {n} (branch of medicine) :: pediatrik {c}
pedicure {n} (superficial cosmetic treatment of the feet and toenails) :: pedikyr, fotvård {c}
pedigree {n} (chart of ancestors) :: antavla {c}, stamtavla {c}, stamträd {n}
pediment {n} (architectural element) :: fronton
pedometer {n} (device) :: stegräknare {c-p}
pedophile {n} (an adult who is sexually attracted to children) :: pedofil {c}
pedophilia {n} (sexual feeling or desire by adults towards children) :: pedofili
pee {n} :: kiss {n}
pee {v} :: kissa, pissa, pinka
peek {v} (To look slyly, or with the eyes half closed, or through a crevice; to peep) :: kika, slänga ett öga, glutta
peekaboo {n} (game for small children) :: tittut
peel {v} (to remove skin) :: skala
peel {v} (to remove the outer layer) :: skala
peel {n} (skin of a fruit) :: skal {n}
pee one's pants {v} (wet oneself) SEE: wet oneself ::
peep {v} (to look) :: kika
pee-pee {n} (childish: urine) SEE: wee-wee ::
pee-pee {n} (childish: genitalia) SEE: wee-wee ::
peephole {n} (hole) :: kikhål {n}
peeping tom {n} (person who secretly watches someone to gain sexual pleasure) :: voyeur {c}
peepshow {n} (sex show) :: peepshow {c}
peer {v} (to look with difficulty or as if searching) :: kika, spana, speja, plira
peer {n} (someone or something of equal level) :: like {c}, jämlike {c}, gelike {c}
peer {n} (noble) :: pär {c}
peerless {adj} (without peer or equal) :: makalös, oförliknelig
peer pressure {n} (encouragement by one's peers) :: grupptryck {n}
peg {n} (a protrusion used to hang things on) :: tapp, knarv
pegasus {n} (winged horse) :: pegasus {c}, pegas {c}
Peipus {prop} (lake in Estonia/Russia) :: Peipus
pejorative {adj} (disparaging, belittling or derogatory) :: nedsättande, pejorativ
pejorative {n} (disparaging, belittling or derogatory word or expression) :: pejorativ {n}
pekan {n} (fisher) SEE: fisher ::
Pekin duck {n} (breed of domestic duck) :: pekinganka {c}
Peking {prop} (Beijing) SEE: Beijing ::
Peking duck {n} (dish consisting of duck and pancake) :: pekinganka {c}, Beijing-anka {c}
pelargonium {n} (flower of the genus Pelargonium) :: pelargon {c}, pelargonia {c}
pelican {n} (any of various seabirds of the family Pelecanidae) :: pelikan {c}
pellagra {n} (disease) :: pellagra {c}
pell-mell {adv} (in haste) :: huvudstupa
Peloponnese {prop} (region of Greece) :: Peloponnesos
peloton {n} (main group of riders in a cycling race) :: cykelklunga {c}, klunga {c}
pelt {n} (skin of a beast with the hair on) :: fäll {c}, skinn {n}
pelt {n} (human skin, see also: skin) :: hud {c}, skinn {n}, päls {c}
pelt {v} (to bombard) :: bombardera
pelt {v} (to rain heavily) :: störtregna
pelt {v} (to move rapidly) :: störta
pelvis {n} (bone) :: bäcken {n}
pemmican {n} (food mixture) :: pemmikan {c}
pen {n} (wing) SEE: wing ::
pen {n} (enclosed area for animals) :: hage {c}
pen {n} (writing tool) :: penna {c}, bläckpenna {c}
penalty {n} (legal sentence) :: straff {n}
penalty {n} (punishment for violating rules of procedure) :: straff {n}
penalty {n} (punishment in ice hockey) :: utvisning {c}
penalty {n} (penalty kick) SEE: penalty kick ::
penalty area {n} (area on a soccer pitch) :: straffområde {n}, [rare] straffzon {c}
penalty box {n} (in ice hockey, enclosed bench for serving a penalty) :: utvisningsbås {n}, bås {n}
penalty box {n} (penalty area) SEE: penalty area ::
penalty goal {n} (goal scored from a penalty) :: straffmål {n}
penalty kick {n} ((soccer) a form of direct free kick) :: straff {c}, straffspark {c}
penalty mark {n} (spot from where penalty kicks are taken) :: straffpunkt {c}
penalty shootout {n} (a series of penalty kicks) :: straffsparksläggning {c}, [informal] straffar {c-p}, straffläggning {c}
penalty spot {n} (spot from where penalty kicks are taken) :: straffpunkt {c}
penance {n} (voluntary self-imposed punishment) :: bot {c}
penchant {n} (taste, liking, or inclination (for)) :: böjelse {c}, förkärlek {c}, försmak {c}
pencil {n} (graphite writing-instrument) :: blyertspenna {c}, penna {c}
pencil box {n} (container for stationery) SEE: pencil case ::
pencil case {n} (object purposed to contain stationery) :: pennfodral {n}, pennskrin {n}
pencil sharpener {n} (device used to sharpen pencils) :: pennvässare {c}
pen drive {n} (flash drive) SEE: flash drive ::
pendulum {n} (body suspended from a fixed support) :: pendel {c}
penetrate {v} (enter into) :: genomtränga, penetrera
penetration {n} (act of penetrating) :: genomträngning
penfriend {n} (person with whom one exchanges letters) SEE: pen pal ::
penguin {n} (flightless sea bird) :: pingvin
penicillin {n} (penicillin) :: penicillin
peninsula {n} (piece of land projecting into water) :: halvö {c}
penis {n} :: penis {c}, snopp {c}, kuk {c}, balle {c}
penis {n} (penis) SEE: member ::
penis envy {n} (unconscious desire) :: penisavund
penitent {adj} (Feeling pain or sorrow on account of sins or offenses; repentant; contrite; sincerely affected by a sense of guilt, and resolved on amendment of life) :: botfärdig, ångerfull
penitent {adj} (Doing penance) :: botgörande
penitent {n} (one who repents of sin) :: botfärdig syndare {c}
penitent {n} (one undergoing penance) :: botgörare {c}
penitent {n} (one under the direction of a confessor) :: biktbarn {n}
penknife {n} (small pocketknife) :: pennkniv {c}, fickkniv {c}, fällkniv {c}
pen name {n} (name used by author) :: pseudonym {c}
pennant {n} (flag on ship to represent special condition) :: signalflagga {c}
pennon {n} (a thin triangular flag or streamer) :: vimpel {c}
penny {n} (1/100 of a pound sterling or British pound) :: penny {c}
penny {n} (one-cent coin in US and Canada) SEE: cent ::
penny farthing {n} (bicycle) :: höghjuling {c}
penny for your thoughts {phrase} (inquiry into the thoughts) :: ett öre för dina tankar
penny stock {n} (highly speculative stock) :: frimärksaktie {c}
penology {n} (study of punishment and prevention of crime) :: penologi
pen pal {n} (friend with whom one communicates using letters) :: brevvän
Penrose staircase {n} (Penrose stairs) SEE: Penrose stairs ::
Penrose stairs {n} (endless staircase) :: Penroses trappa {c}
Penrose steps {n} (Penrose stairs) SEE: Penrose stairs ::
pension {n} (regular payment due to a person in consideration of past services) :: pension {c}
pensioner {n} (someone who lives on a pension) :: pensionär
pension fund {n} (pool of assets) :: pensionsfond {c}
pensive {adj} (having the appearance of thinking) :: fundersam
pensive {adj} (looking thoughtful or sad) :: fundersam, tankfull
pentachloride {n} (pentachloride) :: pentaklorid
pentagon {n} (a polygon with five sides and five angles) :: pentagon {c}
Pentagon {prop} (headquarters of the United States of America's Department of Defense) :: Pentagon {c}
pentagram {n} (shape of five-pointed star) :: pentagram {n}
pentane {n} (aliphatic hydrocarbon: C5H12) :: pentan {n}
pentaquark {n} (subatomic particle consisting of five quarks) :: pentakvark {c}
pentathlon {n} (modern pentathlon) :: femkamp {c}
Pentecost {prop} (Christian festival) :: pingst {c}
Pentecostalism {n} (Christian religious movement) :: pingströrelse {c}, pingstkyrka {c}
pentode {n} (thermionic valve) :: pentod {c}
pentose {n} (saccharide containing five carbon atoms) :: pentos
penultimate {adj} (next-to-last in a sequence) :: näst sist
penumbra {n} (partially shaded area around a shadow, especially an eclipse) :: penumbra, halvskugga {c}
penumbra {n} (region around a sunspot) :: penumbra {c}
peony {n} (Paeonia genus of flowering plants) :: pion {c}
people {n} (a body of human beings; a group of two or more persons) :: folk {n}
people {n} (a group of persons forming or belonging to a particular nation etc.) :: folk {n}, folkslag {n}
people {n} (a group of persons regarded as being employees etc.) :: folk {n}
people {n} (a person's ancestors, relatives or family) :: släkt {c}, anhörig {c}
people {n} (the mass of community as distinguished from a special class) :: folk {n} (most commonly in definite form folket)
people {v} (to fill with people) :: befolka
people {v} (to become populous) :: befolkas
people {v} (to inhabit, to occupy) :: befolka
people's house {n} (leisure and cultural centre) :: folkets hus {n}
people's republic {n} (self-designation of states with Marxist-Leninist governments) :: folkrepublik {c}
People's Republic of Bangladesh {prop} (People's Republic of Bangladesh) :: Folkrepubliken Bangladesh
People's Republic of China {prop} (official name of China) :: Folkrepubliken Kina {c}
people who live in glass houses shouldn't throw stones {proverb} (one shouldn't criticize others for having the same fault) :: (man ska inte) kasta sten i glashus ([one should not] throw stones in houses of glass), (man ska) sopa rent framför egen dörr ([one should] sweep one's own doorstep)
pep {v} (To inject with energy and enthusiasm) :: peppa
pep {n} (energy and enthusiasm) :: pepp {n}
pepper {n} (plant) :: pepparväxt {c}
pepper {n} (spice) :: peppar {c}
pepper {n} (fruit of the capsicum) :: [spicy] chilipeppar {c}, [mild] paprika {c}
pepper {v} (add pepper to) :: peppra
pepper {v} (strike with small particles) :: peppra
pepper {v} (add at frequent intervals) :: peppra
peppered {adj} (speckled) SEE: speckled ::
pepper mill {n} (a small handheld grinder) :: pepparkvarn {c}
peppermint {n} (herb) :: pepparmynta {c}
pepper spray {n} (non-lethal riot-control agent) :: pepparsprej {c}
peppy {adj} (energetic) :: energisk, yster, sprallig, upprymd
pepsin {n} (digestive enzyme) :: pepsin {n}
pepsinogen {n} (zymogen) :: pepsinogen
peptic ulcer {n} (ulcer) :: magsår {n}
peptide {n} (class of organic compounds) :: peptid {c}
per {prep} (for each) :: per
per {prep} (used in expressing ratios of units) :: per
per {prep} (in accordance with) :: enligt
perambulator {n} (pram) SEE: pram ::
PE ratio {n} (price-earnings ratio) SEE: price-earnings ratio ::
P-E ratio {n} (price-earnings ratio) SEE: price-earnings ratio ::
perceive {v} (to understand) :: begripa, uppfatta, förnimma
percent {n} (a part or other object per hundred) :: procent {c}
percentage {n} (part of a whole) :: procentsats {c}, procenthalt {c}, andel {c}
percentage point {n} (unit of the difference of two percentages) :: procentenhet {c}
percentile {n} (any of the ninety-nine points) :: percentil {c}
percentile {n} (any one of the hundred groups so divided) :: percentil
perceptible {adj} (able to be perceived) :: märkbar, förnimbar, möjlig att uppfatta
perception {n} (conscious understanding of something) :: uppfattning {c}, förnimmelse {c}
perception {n} (acuity) SEE: acuity ::
perceptive {adj} (having or showing keenness of perception, insight, understanding, or intuition) :: insiktsfull, klarsynt
perch {n} (fish of the genus Perca) :: abborre {c}
perch {n} (rod used by bird) :: sittpinne {c}
perchloric acid {n} (HClO4) :: perklorsyra {c}
percolation {n} (seepage or filtration of a liquid) :: perkolering {c}, perkolation {c}
percolator {n} (coffee brewing device) :: kaffepumpa {c}
percussion cap {n} (metal cap on muzzleloading firearms) :: tändhatt
percutaneous {adj} (taking place through the skin) :: perkutan
per diem {n} (daily stipend) :: traktamente {n}, dagtraktamente {n} [e.g. when travelling on business], dagpenning {c} [e.g. unemployment benefit]
perdition {n} (eternal damnation) :: evig fördömelse
perdition {n} (hell) :: helvete
peregrine falcon {n} (Falco peregrinus) :: pilgrimsfalk
perennial {adj} ((of a plant) Having a life cycle of more than two years) :: flerårig
perennial {n} (perennial plant) :: perenn
perestroika {prop} (reform in the Soviet Union in 1980s) :: perestrojka
perfect {adj} (fitting its definition precisely) :: fullkomlig, fulländad, perfekt
perfect {adj} (having all of its parts in harmony with a common purpose) :: fullkomlig, fulländad, perfekt
perfect {adj} (without fault or mistake) :: felfri, perfekt
perfect {adj} (thoroughly skilled or talented) :: fullkomlig, fulländad, perfekt
perfect {adj} (excellent and delightful in all respects) :: fantastisk, perfekt, väldigt fin, underbar, utmärkt
perfect {adj} (grammar: of a tense or verb form: representing a completed action) :: perfekt
perfect {adj} (biology: sexually mature and fully differentiated) :: fullt utvecklad
perfect {v} (make perfect) :: finslipa, fullkomna, fullända, förbättra, förfina, göra perfekt
perfect fifth {n} (interval between the first and second overtones or of seven semitones) :: ren kvint {c}
perfectionism {n} (a dislike for anything less than perfection) :: perfektionism {c}
perfectionist {n} (person who does not settle for anything that is not perfect) :: perfektionist {c}
perfectionistic {adj} (perfectionist) SEE: perfectionist ::
perfective aspect {n} (grammatical term) :: perfektiv aspekt {c}
perfectly {adv} (with perfection) :: perfekt
perfect number {n} (a number that is the sum of all of its divisors except itself) :: perfekt tal {n}
perfidy {n} (the act of violating faith or allegiance.) :: trolöshet, svek, förräderi
perfidy {n} (in warfare) :: förrädiskt förfarande, förräderi
perforator {n} (hole punch) SEE: hole punch ::
perform {v} (to do something) :: utföra
perform {v} (to do something in front of an audience) :: uppträda
performance {n} (the act of performing; carrying into execution or action; accomplishment) :: utförande, verkställande
performance {n} (live show or concert) :: uppträdande {n}
performance {n} (amount of useful work accomplished) :: prestanda
performance anxiety {n} (anxiety about performing in front of an audience) SEE: stage fright ::
performance anxiety {n} (anxiety about the impressiveness of one's sexual performance) :: prestationsångest
performativity {n} :: performativitet
perfume {n} (substance providing a pleasant smell) :: parfym {c}
perfume {v} (to apply perfume to) :: parfymera
perhaps {adv} (indicating a lack of certainty) :: kanske, möjligen [expressing doubts]
peri {n} (sprite in Persian mythology) :: peri
pericardium {n} (serous membrane that surrounds the heart) :: perikardium {n}, hjärtsäck {c}
pericarp {n} (outermost layer of a ripe fruit or ovary) :: perikarp, fruktvägg
Pericles {prop} (Greek politician) :: Perikles {m}
perigee {n} :: perigeum
perihelion {n} (point where the planet or comet is nearest to the Sun) :: perihelium {n}
peril {n} (a situation of serious danger) :: fara {c}
peril {n} :: fara, risk
perilous {adj} (dangerous, full of peril) :: farlig
perineum {n} (anatomical term) :: mellangård {c}, perineum, bäckenbotten {c}
period {n} (history: period of time seen as coherent entity) :: period {c}, tidsperiod
period {n} (punctation mark “.”) :: punkt {n}
period {n} (length of time) :: period
period {interj} (and nothing else) :: punkt, och därmed basta
period {n} (menstruation) SEE: menstruation ::
periodic {adj} (relative to a period or periods) :: period-
periodic {adj} (having repeated cycles) :: periodisk
periodic {adj} (occurring at regular intervals) :: periodisk, regelbunden
periodic {adj} (periodical) :: periodisk
periodic {adj} ((astronomy) pertaining to the revolution of a celestial object in its orbit) :: periodisk
periodical {n} (publication that appears at fixed intervals) :: periodisk skrift {c}
periodic table {n} (chart) :: periodiska systemet {n}
periodontitis {n} (disease of periodontium) :: tandlossning, parodontit
periosteum {n} (membrane surrounding a bone) :: benhinna {c}
peripatetic {n} (Aristotelian) SEE: Aristotelian ::
peripeteia {n} (a reversal of fortune; a sudden change in circumstances) :: peripeti {c}
peripheral {adj} (on the periphery or boundary) :: perifer, yttre
peripheral nervous system {n} (part of the nervous system which is not the central nervous system) :: perifera nervsystemet
periphrase {n} (use of more words than necessary) SEE: periphrasis ::
periphrasis {n} (use of a longer expression instead of a shorter one) :: perifras {c}
periscope {n} (viewing device) :: periskop {n}
peristalsis {n} (rhythmic contraction of the digestive tract) :: peristaltik {c}
peritonitis {n} (inflammation of the peritoneum) :: bukhinneinflammation {c}, peritonit {c}
peri-urban {adj} (immediately adjoining an urban area) :: stadsnära
perjure {v} (knowingly make a false statement of witness) :: begå mened
perjury {n} (deliberate giving of false or misleading testimony under oath) :: mened {c}
perk {n} (perquisite) :: förmån
perky {adj} (lively or enthusiastic) :: ärtig, käck, morsk
perky {adj} (standing upright; firm) :: pigg, fast
permaculture {n} (agriculture that renews natural resources and enriches local ecosystems) :: permakultur {c}
permalink {n} (static address) :: permalänk
permanence {n} (the state of being permanent) :: beständighet
permanent {adj} (without end) :: ständig
permanently {adv} (in a permanent manner) :: permanent, för alltid, för evigt, stadigvarande, beständig, varaktig, bestående, oföränderlig, oavbruten
permanent magnet {n} (material which retains its magnetism all the time) :: permanentmagnet {c}
permanent wave {n} (series of waves in the hair) SEE: permanent ::
permeate {v} (to pass through the pores or interstices of; to penetrate and pass through without causing rupture or displacement) :: genomtränga
permeate {v} (to enter and spread through; to pervade) :: genomtränga
permille {n} (per thousand) :: promille {c}
permission {n} (authorisation) :: tillåtelse {c}, tillstånd {n}, medgivande {c}
permission {n} (act of permitting) :: tillåtelse
permission {n} (in computing) :: rättigheter
permit {v} (allow (something) to happen) :: tillåta
permit {n} (an artifact or document rendering something allowed or legal) :: tillstånd {c}
permutation {n} (one-to-one mapping) :: permutation {c}
permutation {n} (ordering of a set of distinct elements) :: permutation {c}
pern {n} (honey buzzard) SEE: honey buzzard ::
peroration {n} (conclusion of a discourse) :: sammanfattning
peroxide {n} (hydrogen peroxide) SEE: hydrogen peroxide ::
perpendicular {adj} (at or forming a right angle to) :: vinkelrät
perpendicular {n} (line or plane) :: normal {c}
perpetrator {n} (one who perpetrates) :: gärningsman {c}
perpetual bond {n} (bond with no maturity date) :: evig obligation {c}
perpetual motion machine {n} (hypothetical device) :: evighetsmaskin {c}
perplex {v} (To cause to feel baffled) :: förvirra
per se {adv} (by itself) :: i sig, per se
persecution {n} (the act of persecuting) :: förföljelse {c}
persecution {n} (a program or campaign to subjugate or eliminate a specific group of people) :: förföljelse {c}
Persephone {prop} (Greek goddess) :: Persefone
perseverance {n} (persistent determination to adhere to a course of action; insistence) :: ihärdighet {c}
Persia {prop} (Iran) SEE: Iran ::
Persia {prop} (region of ancient Iran) :: Persien
Persian {n} (the Persian language) :: persiska
Persian {n} (person from Persia) :: perser
Persian {n} :: perser {m-p}, [1,2] persiska {f}
Persian {adj} :: persisk, persiska
Persian Gulf {prop} (gulf between Iran and the Arabian peninsula) :: Persiska viken
persimmon {n} (fruit) :: persimon {c}, kaki {c}, sharonfrukt {c}
persimmon {n} (tree) :: persimonträd {n}, kakiträd {n}
persist {v} (continue to exist) :: framhärda
person {n} (individual) :: person {c}
person {n} (specifically a human being, see also: human; human being; man) :: person
person {n} (grammar: linguistic category) :: person
persona {n} (the appearance one presents to the world) :: persona {c}
personal {adj} (of or pertaining to a particular person) :: personlig
personal computer {n} (small computer for use by one person at a time, see also: PC) :: persondator {c}
personal digital assistant {n} (hand-held electronic organizer) :: handdator {c}
personal identification number {n} (number used to confirm identity) SEE: PIN ::
personality {n} (set of qualities that make a person distinct from other people) :: personlighet {c}
personal lubricant {n} (lubricant used during human sexual activity) :: glidmedel {n}, glid {n} [slang]
personal pronoun {n} (part of speech) :: personligt pronomen {n}
persona non grata {n} (a person who is not welcome) :: persona non grata, varg i veum
personification {n} (person, thing or name typifying a certain quality or idea) :: personifikation {c}
personification {n} (literary device) :: personifikation {c}
personify {v} (to be an example of) :: personifiera, personiferitiaa, personlive
perspicacious {adj} (showing keen insight) :: klarsynt
perspicacious {adj} (Able to physically see clearly) :: klarsynt
perspicacity {n} (Acute discernment or understanding; insight) :: klarsynthet
perspiration {n} (sweat) SEE: sweat ::
perspiration {n} (process of perspiring) :: svett {n}, svettning {c}
perspire {v} (sweat) SEE: sweat ::
persuade {v} (convince) :: övertyga
persuasive {adj} (convincing) :: övertygande
pertain {v} (to belong) :: gälla, höra till, tillhöra
pertain {v} (to relate, to refer) :: angå, beträffa
pertinent {adj} (pertaining) :: relevant, tillämplig
pertussis {n} (whooping cough) SEE: whooping cough ::
Peru {prop} (country in South America) :: Peru
peruke {n} (wig) :: peruk {c}
Peruvian {n} (person from Peru) :: peruan {m}, peruanska {f}
Peruvian {adj} (pertaining to Peru) :: peruansk
perv {n} (pervert) :: pervo {n}
pervade {v} (to be in every part of) :: genomsyra
pervasive {adj} (manifested throughout) :: genomträngande, genomgående
pervert {v} (to turn from truth) :: förvanska, förvränga
pervert {v} (to misinterpret designedly) :: förvränga, förvanska
Pesach {prop} (Passover) SEE: Passover ::
pesky {adj} (annoying, troublesome, irritating) :: irriterande
pessimism {n} (general belief that bad things will happen) :: pessimism {c}, svartsyn {c}
pessimist {n} (someone who habitually expects the worst outcome) :: pessimist {c}
pessimistic {adj} (marked by pessimism and little hopefulness) :: pessimistisk
pessimistic {adj} (always expecting the worst) :: pessimistisk
pessimistically {adv} (in a pessimistic manner) :: pessimistiskt
Pestalozzian {adj} :: pestalozzisk
pester {v} (to annoy persistently) :: plåga, ofreda
pesticide {n} (substance used to kill or repress the activities of pests) :: bekämpningsmedel {n}, pesticid {c}
pestilence {n} (any highly contagious epidemic disease) :: pest {c}, farsot {c}
pestle {n} (instrument used with a mortar to grind things) :: mortelstöt {c}
pesto {n} (an Italian sauce especially for pasta) :: pesto {c}
pet {n} (an animal kept as a companion) :: husdjur {n}, keldjur {n}, sällskapsdjur {n}
pet {n} (person or animal especially cherished) :: kelgris {c}, gullegris {c}
pet {v} (fondle (an animal)) :: klappa
pet {v} (fondle (another person) amorously) :: smeka
petal {n} (one of the component parts of the corolla of a flower) :: kronblad {n}, blomblad {n}
petard {n} (explosive device) :: petard {c}, sprängmina {c}
petard {n} (firecracker) :: petard {c}, svärmare {c}, knallsignal {c}
petard {v} (to attack) :: petardera, spränga
Peter {prop} (male given name) :: Per, Peter, Petter
Peter {prop} (the Apostle) :: Petrus
Peter {prop} (one of the epistles of Peter) :: Petrus, Petrusbrevet, Pet.
peter out {v} (to diminish) :: sina
Peterson {prop} (surname meaning "son of Peter") :: Persson, Pettersson, Petersson
petitioner {n} (someone who presents a petition to a court) :: kärande {c}
pet name {n} (name of endearment) :: smeknamn
Petrarchan sonnet {n} (type of sonnet) :: italiensk sonett {c}
Petrarchism {n} (Petrarch's literary style) :: petrarkism {c}
Petri dish {n} (dish used to culture bacteria) :: petriskål {c}
petrify {v} (to harden organic matter) :: förstena
petrify {v} (to produce rigidity akin to stone) :: förstena
petrify {v} (to immobilize with fright) :: förstena
petroglyph {n} (a rock carving, especially one made in prehistoric times) :: hällristning {c}
petrol {n} (gasoline) SEE: gasoline ::
petroleum {n} (oil) SEE: oil ::
petrol station {n} (gas station) SEE: gas station ::
petticoat {n} (woman's undergarment worn under a skirt) :: underkjol {c}
pettifogger {n} (Someone who quibbles) :: krångelmakare, hårklyvare
pettifogger {n} (An unscrupulous lawyer) :: brännvinsadvokat, lagvrängare
petty {adj} (little, trifling, or inconsiderable, as a petty fault) :: småaktig, liten, obetydlig
petty officer {n} (non-commissioned officer) :: underofficer {c}
pew {n} (long bench in a church) :: kyrkbänk {c}
pewter {n} (alloy of tin, copper and antimony) :: hårdtenn {n}, tenn {n}
peyote {n} (cactus) :: peyote {c}, meskalinkaktus {c}
phagocyte {n} (cell of the immune system) :: fagocyt {c}
phagocyte {v} (phagocytize) SEE: phagocytize ::
phagocytise {v} (phagocytize) SEE: phagocytize ::
phagocytize {v} (destroy by phagosytosis) :: fagocytera
Phaistos {prop} (ancient Minoan city in southern Crete) :: Phaistos {m}
phalange {n} (phalanx) SEE: phalanx ::
phalanx {n} (ancient Greek military unit) :: falang {c}
phalanx {n} (finger or toe bone) :: falang {c}
phallic {adj} (having to do with the penis) :: fallisk
phallicism {n} (phallus-worship) :: falloskult {c}
phallus {n} (penis) SEE: penis ::
phallus {n} (the penis or its representation) :: fallos {c}
phanerogam {n} (plant that produces seeds) :: fröväxt {c}
phantom {n} (something having no physical reality) :: fantom {m}
phantom pain {n} (sensation of pain coming from a part of the body that has been amputated) :: fantomsmärta {c}
pharaoh {n} (supreme ruler of ancient Egypt) :: farao {c}
pharisaism {n} (doctrines and practices of the Pharisees) :: fariseism {c}
pharisaism {n} (rigid observance of external forms of religion) :: fariseism {c}
Pharisee {n} (member of an ancient Jewish political party, social movement, etc) :: farisé {c}
pharmaceutics {n} (pharmacy) SEE: pharmacy ::
pharmacist {n} (professional who dispenses prescription drugs) :: apotekare {c}
pharmacologist {n} (student of or one who is versed in pharmacology) :: farmakolog {c}
pharmacovigilance {n} (detection, assessment, understanding and prevention of adverse effects of medicines) :: farmakovigilans
pharmacy {n} (a place where prescription drugs are dispensed) :: apotek
pharmacy {n} (science of medicinal substances) :: farmaci {c}
pharyngeal {adj} (of or pertaining to the pharynx) :: svalg-, faryngal
pharynx {n} (part of alimentary canal) :: svalg {n}
phase {n} (astronomy: particular appearance or state in a regularly recurring cycle) :: fas {c}
phase modulation {n} (form of modulation) :: fasmodulering {c}
phase out {v} (to remove) :: utfasa, ersätta
phatic {adj} (more polite than meaningful) :: fatisk
pheasant {n} (bird of family Phasianidae, often hunted for food) :: fasan
phenol {n} (caustic compound derived from benzene) :: fenol {c}
phenol {n} (any of a class of aromatic organic compounds having at least one hydroxyl group attached directly to the benzene ring) :: fenol {c}
phenomenology {n} (philosophy based on intuitive experience of phenomena) :: fenomenologi
phenomenon {n} (observable fact or occurrence) :: fenomen {n}, företeelse {c}
phenomenon {n} (unusual, curious, or astonishing fact or event) :: fenomen {n}
phenotype {n} (appearance of organism) :: fenotyp {c}
phenylalanine {n} (amino acid; C9H11NO2) :: fenylalanin
pheromone {n} (chemical) :: feromon {n}
phew {interj} (Used to show relief, fatigue, or surprise) :: puh, fy
philander {n} (lover) SEE: lover ::
philander {n} (Macrotis lagotis) :: större kaninpunggrävling {c}
philanthropic {adj} (of or pertaining to philanthropy; characterized by philanthropy) :: filantropisk, människoälskande
philanthropist {n} (very generous person) :: filantrop {c}
philanthropy {n} (charity) SEE: charity ::
philanthropy {n} (benevolent altruism with the intention of increasing the well-being of mankind) :: filantropi {c}
philatelic {adj} (relating to stamp collecting) :: filatelistisk
philatelist {n} (a person who studies or collects stamps) :: filatelist {c}
philately {n} (stamp collecting) :: filateli {c}, frimärkssamlande {n}, frimärkssamling {c}
philately {n} (the study of postage stamps, postal routes, postal history, etc.) :: filateli {c}
-phile {suffix} (Forming nouns and adjectives denoting "friend") :: -fil
Philemon {prop} (book of the Bible) :: Filemon
Philemon {prop} (male given name) :: Filemon
philia {n} (friendship) SEE: friendship ::
Philip {prop} (biblical persons) :: Filippos
Philip {prop} (male given name) :: Filip
Philippa {prop} (female given name) :: Filippa
Philippi {prop} (ancient town) :: Filippi, Filippoi
Philippians {prop} (book of the Bible) :: Filipper
Philippine {adj} (Filipino) SEE: Filipino ::
Philippine eagle {n} (species of eagle endemic to the Philippines) :: Apörn
Philippines {prop} (Republic of the Philippines) :: Filippinerna
philistine {n} (Philistine) SEE: Philistine ::
philistine {adj} (lacking in appreciation for art or culture) :: kälkborgerlig, brackig, filisteisk, filiströs [antiquated]
Philistine {n} (person from Philistia) :: filisté {c}
Philistine {n} (person lacking appreciation of culture) :: bracka, kälkborgare
Philistine {adj} (philistine) SEE: philistine ::
phillumenist {n} (collector) :: filumenist {c}
philogyny {n} (love or respect for women) :: filogyni {c}
philology {n} (historical linguistics) :: filologi
philopena {n} (A game) :: filipin {c}
philopena {n} (The occasion) :: filipin {c}
philopena {n} (A nut or almond with double kernel) :: filipin {c}
philosopher {n} (person devoted to studying philosophy) :: filosof {c}
philosopher's stone {n} (philosopher's stone) :: de vises sten {c}
philosophize {v} (ponder or reason out philosophically) :: filosofera
philosophy {n} (academic discipline) :: filosofi {c}
philosophy {n} (comprehensive system of belief) :: filosofi {c}
philosophy {n} (view regarding fundamental principles) :: filosofi {c}
philosophy {n} (general principle) :: filosofi {c}
Phineas {prop} (biblical character) SEE: Phinehas ::
Phinehas {prop} (biblical character) :: Pinehas
phish {n} (a phishing attack) :: nätfiska
phisher {n} (a person who engages in phishing) :: nätfiskare {c}
phishing {n} (malicious act) :: nätfiske {n}
phlegm {n} (mucus secreted in the bronchial passages) :: slem {n}
phlegmatic {adj} (not easily excited to action) :: flegmatisk, sävlig
phlegmatic {adj} (abounding in phlegm) :: flegmatisk
phlegmatic {n} (person) :: flegmatiker
phlogiston {n} (hypothetical fiery principle) :: flogiston
pho {n} (Vietnamese soup) :: pho
-phobe {suffix} (used to form nouns denoting a person having a fear of a specific thing) :: -fob
-phobe {suffix} (used to form nouns denoting a person who hates or despises a specific thing) :: -fob
-phobia {suffix} (used to form nouns meaning fear) :: -fobi {c}
-phobia {suffix} (used to form nouns meaning hate) :: -fobi {c}
-phobia {suffix} (used to form nouns concerned with limiting a specific thing) :: -fobi {c}
phobia {n} (irrational or obsessive fear or anxiety) :: fobi {c}, skräck {c}
Phobos {prop} (mythology) :: Phobos
Phoenicia {prop} (land of the Phoenicians) :: Fenicien {n}
Phoenician {adj} (of, from, or related to the country or civilisation of Phoenicia) :: fenicisk
Phoenician {prop} (Semitic language spoken by the inhabitants of Phoenicia) :: feniciska {c}, puniska {c}
phoenix {n} (mythological bird) :: fenix {c}
Phoenix {prop} (mythical firebird) :: Fenix
Phoenix {prop} (constellation) :: Fenix
Phoenix {prop} (capital city of Arizona, United States) :: Phoenix
phone {v} (to call (someone) on the telephone) :: ringa, telefonera
phone {n} (speech segment) :: fon {c}
phone {n} (telephone) SEE: telephone ::
phone book {n} (telephone directory) SEE: telephone directory ::
phonebook {n} (telephone directory) SEE: telephone directory ::
phone booth {n} (telephone booth) SEE: telephone booth ::
phone call {n} (telephone call) SEE: telephone call ::
phoneme {n} (indivisible unit of sound) :: fonem {n}
phone number {n} (telephone number) SEE: telephone number ::
phone sex {n} (erotic or sexual telephone conversation between two or more people) :: telefonsex
phonetic {adj} (relating to sounds of spoken language) :: fonetisk
phonetic alphabet {n} (writing system) :: fonetiskt alfabet {n}
phonetic alphabet {n} (list of standard words) :: bokstaveringsalfabet {n}, fonetiskt alfabet {n}, analogt alfabet {n}, stavningsalfabet {n}, radioalfabet {n} [specifier; radio-comm.], telefonalfabet {n} [specifier; telephone-comm.]
phonetics {n} (study of speech sounds and their representation by written symbols) :: fonetik {c}
phonic {adj} (phonic) :: ljud-
phonograph {n} (archaic record player) SEE: gramophone ::
phonograph record {n} (record) SEE: record ::
phonology {n} (subfield of linguistics concerned with the way sounds function in languages) :: fonologi {c}
phonon {n} (quantum of acoustic energy) :: fonon {c}
phony {adj} (fraudulent; fake) :: falsk, oäkta
phony {n} (a person who assumes an identity or quality other than their own) :: bluff {c}, bedragare {c}
phosphatase {n} (an enzyme that hydrolyzes phosphate esters) :: fosfatas {n}
phosphate {n} (any salt or ester of phosphoric acid) :: fosfat {n}
phospholipase {n} (enzyme that hydrolyses phospholipids) :: fosfolipas {n}
phospholipid {n} (lipid consisting of a diglyceride combined with a phosphate group) :: fosfolipid {n}
phosphoric acid {n} (the colourless liquid; H3PO4) :: fosforsyra {c}
phosphorus {n} (element) :: fosfor {n} {c}
phosphorylate {v} (to cause phosphorylation) :: fosforylera
phosphorylate {v} (to undergo phosphorylation) :: fosforylera
phosphorylation {n} (the process of transferring a phosphate group from a donor to an acceptor) :: fosforylering {c}
photo {n} (photograph) SEE: photograph ::
photo- {prefix} (light) :: foto-
photocopier {n} (machine which reproduces documents by photographing the original over a glass plate and printing duplicates) :: kopiator {c}, kopieringsapparat {c}, kopieringsmaskin {c}
photocopy {n} (copy made using a photocopier) :: fotokopia
photocopy {v} (to make a copy using a photocopier) :: fotokopiera
photodiode {n} (semiconductor) :: fotodiod {c}
photogenic {adj} (looking good when photographed) :: fotogenisk, fotogenique
photograph {n} (picture) :: fotografi {n}, foto {n}, kort {n}
photograph {v} (to take a photograph) :: fotografera
photographer {n} (one who takes photographs) :: fotograf {c}
photographic {adj} (of or pertaining to photographs) :: fotografisk
photography {n} (art and technology of producing images on photosensitive surfaces) :: fotografi {c}
photography {n} (occupation of taking (and often printing) photographs) :: fotografering {c}
photojournalism {n} (journalism via photographs or images) :: fotojournalistik {c}, bildjournalistik {c}
photometry {n} :: fotometri {c}
photon {n} (quantum of light) :: foton {c}
photonics {n} (science and technology of generating and controlling photons) :: fotonik {c}
photoshop {v} (to digitally edit a picture) :: photoshoppa
photosynthesis {n} (biological process) :: fotosyntes {c}
phrasal verb {n} (idiomatic phrase) :: partikelverb {n}
phrase {n} (short written or spoken expression) :: fras {c}, uttryck {n}
phrase {n} (grammar: group of two or more words that express an idea but do not form a complete sentence) :: fras {c}, uttryck {n}
phrase {n} (music: small section of music in a larger piece) :: fras {c}
phrase {v} (music: to perform a passage with the correct phrasing) :: frasera
phrase {v} (to express by means of words) :: benämna, beteckna, formulera, ge uttryck åt, uttrycka
phrase {v} (music: to divide into melodic phrases) :: frasera
phrase book {n} (book of everyday expressions and vocabulary) :: parlör {m}
phrasebook {n} (book used to learn foreign language) SEE: phrase book ::
phraseology {n} (phrasebook) SEE: phrase book ::
Phrygia {prop} (ancient kingdom) :: Frygien {n}
Phrygian cap {n} (conical close-fitting cap with the top bent forward) :: frygisk mössa {c}, frihetsmössa {c}, jakobinmössa {c}
phthalate {n} (salt or ester) :: ftalat {c}
phylogeny {n} (evolutionary history of an organism) :: fylogeni {c}
phylum {n} ((biology, taxonomy) A rank in the classification of organisms, below kingdom and above class) :: stam {c}, fylum {n}, provins {c}, phylum {n}
physical {adj} (having to do with the body) :: fysisk
physical {adj} (having to do with the material world) :: fysisk
physical {adj} (involving bodily force) :: fysisk
physical {adj} (having to do with physics) :: fysikalisk
physical culture {n} (bodybuilding) SEE: bodybuilding ::
physical culture {n} (Popular movement) :: frisksport {c}, motionsidrott {c}
physical education {n} (curriculum component) :: idrott {c}, gymnastik {c}, gympa {c} [colloquial], idrott & hälsa [current name]
physical examination {n} (type of examination of the patient's body) :: läkarundersökning {c}
physically {adv} (in a physical manner) :: fysiskt
physical quantity {n} (physical property) :: storhet {c}
physical therapy {n} (therapy of exercises and activities to treat injury or dysfunction) SEE: physiotherapy ::
physician {n} (medical doctor) :: läkare {c}
physicist {n} (person whose occupation specializes in the science of physics) :: fysiker {c}
physics {n} (branch of science) :: fysik {c}
physiotherapist {n} (therapist who treats physical injury or dysfunction, usually with exercise) :: sjukgymnast {c}, fysioterapeut {c}
physiotherapy {n} (therapy that uses physical techniques such as massage and exercise) :: sjukgymnastik
phytogeography {n} (geobotany) SEE: geobotany ::
phytopathological {adj} (pertaining to phytopathology) :: växtpatologisk
phytopathologist {n} (scientist) :: växtpatolog {c}
phytopathology {n} (study of plant diseases) :: växtpatologi {c}
phytoplankton {n} (plankton which obatin energy by photosynthesis) :: fytoplankton
pi {n} (letter of Greek alphabet) :: pi {n}
pi {n} (irrational mathematical constant) :: pi {n}
pia mater {n} (innermost of the meninges) :: mjuka hjärnhinnan {c}
pianist {n} (piano player) :: pianist {c}
piano {n} (a keyboard musical instrument) :: piano {n}
piano accordion {n} (type of accordion) :: pianodragspel {n}
piastre {n} (Ottoman or Middle Eastern currency) :: piaster {c}
Picard {prop} (language) :: pikardiska {c}
pick {v} (to pick) SEE: choose ::
pick {n} (pickaxe) :: hacka {c}
pick {v} (to grasp and pull with fingers) :: plocka
pick {v} (to remove a fruit or plant for consumption) :: plocka
pick {v} (to decide between options) :: välja
pick {n} (music: plectrum) SEE: plectrum ::
pickaxe {n} (heavy iron tool) :: korp {c}, korphacka {c}
picket {n} (sentry) SEE: sentry ::
picket line {n} (military: barrier or fortification formed by pickets) SEE: stockade ::
pickle {n} (cucumber preserved in brine or vinegar syrup) :: inläggning, inlagd, saltgurka, ättiksgurka
pickle {n} (any vegetable preserved in vinegar and consumed as relish) :: inläggning
pickle {n} (brine used for preserving food) :: inläggning, lag
pickle {v} (to preserve food in a salt, sugar or vinegar solution) :: lägga in
pickled {adj} (preserved by pickling) :: inlagd
pickled onion {n} (onion that has been pickled in vinegar) :: syltlök {c}
picklock {n} (device designed to pick locks) :: dyrk
pick one's nose {v} (insert a finger into one's nostril) :: peta näsan, peta i näsan
pickpocket {n} (one who steals from the pocket of a passerby) :: ficktjuv {c}
pickup artist {n} :: raggningsspecialist {c}
pick up the phone {v} (to pick up the receiver of a telephone to answer a call) :: svara i telefonen
picky {adj} (fussy, particular) :: kinkig
picnic {n} (a meal eaten outdoors) :: picknick {c}
pico- {prefix} (multiplying the unit by 10−12) :: piko-
Pict {n} (member of an ancient people of northern and central Scotland) :: pikt {c}
pictogram {n} (picture that represents a word or an idea) :: piktogram {n}
picture {n} (representation of visible reality produced by drawing, etc) :: bild {c}, tavla {c}
picture {n} (photograph) :: bild {c}, fotografi
picture {n} (informal: cinema) :: film
picture {n} (painting) SEE: painting ::
picture book {n} (a book for young children with illustrations) :: bilderbok {c}
picture dictionary {n} (dictionary with pictures) :: bildordbok
picturesque {adj} (resembling a picture or painting) :: pittoresk
Pi Day {prop} (March 14th, an annual celebration of the mathematical constant π (pi)) :: Pi-dagen {c}
pidgin {n} (amalgamation of two languages having no native speakers) :: pidgin {c}, pidginspråk {n}
pie {n} (type of pastry) :: paj {c}
pie {n} (nonpastry dish resembling a pie) :: paj {c}
pie {v} (to hit in the face with a pie) :: tårta
pie {n} (pizza) SEE: pizza ::
pie {n} (pie chart) SEE: pie chart ::
piece {n} (part of a larger whole) :: stycke {n}, bit {c}
piece {n} (single item belonging to a class of similar items) :: stycke {n}
piece {n} (object played in a board game) :: pjäs {c}
piece {n} (artistic creation) :: stycke {n}
piece {n} (slang: sexual encounter) :: nyp {n}
piece {n} (slang: gun) :: puffra {c}
piece {n} (artillery) :: stycke {n}, pjäs {c}
piece of cake {n} (simple or easy job) :: barnlek {c}
piece of clothing {n} (garment) SEE: garment ::
piece of furniture {n} (item of furniture) :: möbel {c}
piece of shit {n} (a bad thing) :: skithög {c}, skrothög {c}, skräphög {c}
piece work {n} (type of work) :: ackord {n}
pie chart {n} (graph) :: cirkeldiagram {n}
Piedmont {prop} (region) :: Piemonte
Piedmontese {adj} (of, from, or relating to Piedmont) :: piemontesisk, piedmontesisk
Piedmontese {n} (inhabitant) :: piemontesare {c}, piedmontesare {c} [man or woman], piemontesiska {c}, piedmontesiska {c} [woman]
Piedmontese {prop} (language) :: piemontesiska {c}, piedmontesiska {c}
pieing {n} (an instance of throwing a pie at someone) :: tårtning
pie iron {n} (device for making sandwiches) :: smörgåsgrill
Piemontese {prop} (language) SEE: Piedmontese ::
piemontite {n} (mineral) :: piemontit
pier {n} (raised platform built from the shore out over water) :: brygga {c}, pir
pier {n} (structure supporting the junction between two spans of a bridge) :: bropelare {c}
pierce {v} (puncture) :: punktera, bryta genom, göra hål på
pierce {v} (create a hole for jewelry) :: ta hål, pierca
pierce {v} (to pierce) SEE: puncture ::
piercing {n} (hole for jewelry) :: piercing {c}
Pieria {prop} (Greek prefecture) :: Pieria
pierogi {n} (dumpling) :: pirog {c}
pietist {n} (supporter of pietism) :: pietist {n}
pietistic {adj} (related to pietism) :: pietistisk
piety {n} (reverence and devotion to God) :: fromhet {c}
pig {n} (mammal of genus Sus) :: gris {c}, svin {n}
pig {n} (piglet) SEE: piglet ::
pig {n} (pork) SEE: pork ::
pigeon {n} (bird of the pigeon and dove family Columbidae) :: duva {c}
pigeonhole {n} (one of an array of compartments) :: fack
pigeonhole {v} (to categorize; especially to limit or be limited to a particular category, role, etc) :: placera i ett fack
piggy bank {n} (small container to store small saved coins in) :: spargris {c}, sparbössa {c}
pig in a poke {n} (something whose true value is concealed or unknown) :: grisen i säcken
pig iron {n} (type of crude iron) :: tackjärn {n}
piglet {n} (young pig) :: kulting {c}
pigling {n} (piglet) SEE: piglet ::
pigment {n} (any color in plant or animal cells) :: pigment {n}
pigmentation {n} (coloration of tissue) :: pigmentering {c}
pig out {v} (eat voraciously or ravenously) :: vräka i sig
pigpen {n} (pigsty) SEE: pigsty ::
pigsty {n} (enclosure where pigs are kept) :: svinstia {c}
pigtail {n} (braided plait of hair) :: råttsvans
pigtail {n} (either of two braids or ponytails) :: tofs {c}, råttsvans {c}, pippilott {c}
pigtail {n} (tail of a pig) :: knorr
pigweed {n} (white goosefoot) :: svinmålla {c}
pike {n} (long spear) :: pik {c}
pike {n} (fish of the genus Esox) :: gädda {c}
pike {n} (diving or gymnastics position) :: pik
pike-perch {n} (zander) SEE: zander ::
pilaf {n} (dish) :: pilaff {c}
pilaff {n} (pilaf) SEE: pilaf ::
pilau {n} (pilaf) SEE: pilaf ::
pilcrow {n} (a paragraph mark) :: alinea
pile {n} (funeral pile) SEE: pyre ::
pile {n} (nap of a cloth) SEE: nap ::
pile {n} (heap) :: hög {c}
pile {n} (heraldry: one of the ordinaries) :: kil {c}
pile {n} (hemorrhoid) SEE: hemorrhoid ::
pile {n} (obsolete: reverse of a coin) SEE: tails ::
pile driver {n} (machine for forcing a pile into the ground) :: pålkran {c}
piles {n} (plural of pile) SEE: pile ::
piles {n} (haemorrhoids) SEE: haemorrhoids ::
pilferer {n} (one who pilfers) :: snatttare {c}
pilgrim {n} (traveler, especially to religious sites) :: pilgrim {c}, vallfärdare {c}
pilgrimage {n} (religious journey, or one to a sacred place) :: pilgrimsfärd {c}, vallfärd {c}
pilgrimage {v} (to go on a pilgrimage) :: vallfärda
pill {n} (small object for swallowing) :: piller {n}, tablett {c}
pill {n} (the pill - functions as a contraceptive) :: p-piller {n}
pillage {v} (loot or plunder by force) :: plundra
pillage {n} (the act of pillaging) :: plundring {c}
pillar {n} (large post, often used as supporting architecture) :: pelare {c}, stöttepelare {c}, kolonn {c}
pillar of the community {n} (prominent member of community) :: samhällets stöttepelare
pillbox {n} (box for pills) :: pillerdosa {c}
pillion {n} (second saddle on a motorcycle) :: passagerarsadel {c}, bönpall {c}
pillory {n} (a framework on a post used as a means of punishment and humiliation) :: stupstock {c}, skampåle {c}
pillow {n} (soft cushion used to support the head in bed) :: kudde {c}
pillow case {n} (sheet for covering a pillow) :: örngott {n}, kuddvar {n}, dynvar {n}
pillowcase {n} (cover for pillows) SEE: pillow case ::
pillow fight {n} (a play fight that involves hitting others with pillows) :: kuddkrig {n}
pillowslip {n} (pillow case) SEE: pillow case ::
pilonidal {adj} (having body hairs which have grown in a concentrated area) :: pilonidal
pilot {n} (controller of aircraft) :: pilot {c}
pilot {n} (steerer) :: styrman {c}
pilot {n} (person who helps navigate the harbor or coast) :: lots {c}
pilot {n} (sample TV series episode) :: pilotavsnitt {n}
pilot light {n} (flame used to ignite gas) :: sparlåga, tändlåga
pilot whale {n} (either of two species of whale) :: grindval {c}
pilsner {n} (pale, light beer) :: pilsner {c}
pilum {n} (Roman military javelin) :: kastspjut {n}
pimp {n} (prostitution solicitor) :: hallick, sutenör {c}
pimping {n} (practise of procuring prostitutes) :: koppleri {n}
pimple {n} (inflamed spot on the surface of the skin) :: finne {c}
pin {n} (needle without an eye, used for fastening) :: knappnål {c}
pin {n} (slender object specially designed for use in bowling) :: kägla
pin {n} (jewellery attached with a pin) SEE: brooch ::
PIN {n} (personal identification number) :: PIN-kod {c}
pinafore {n} (Sleeveless dress) :: madickenförkläde, karinförkläde
pinata {n} (candy-filled container that is hit with a stick) :: piñata {c}
pinball {n} (game) :: flipperspel {n}
pincer attack {n} (attack from multiple sides) :: kniptångsmanöver {c}
pincers {n} (gripping tool) :: tång {c}, hovtång {c}, kniptång {c}
pinch {v} (to squeeze a small amount of skin) :: nypa
pinch {v} (to steal) :: snatta
pinch {v} (to arrest or capture) :: knipa
pinch {v} (horticulture: to cut shoots or buds) :: knipsa
pinch {v} (nautical: to sail close-hauled) :: pina
pinch {n} (action of squeezing a small amount of skin) :: nyp
pinch {n} (small amount of powder) :: nypa
pinch {n} (difficult situation) :: knipa
pinch of salt {n} (taken with caution) :: nypa salt {c}
pincushion {n} (device to receive sewing pins) :: nåldyna {c}
Pindaric {adj} (pertaining to Pindar) :: pindarisk
pine {n} (tree of the genus Pinus) :: tall {c}, fura {c}
pine {n} (pinewood) :: furu
pine {v} (to long for sufferingly) :: tråna
pineal gland {n} (small endocrine gland) :: tallkottkörteln {c}
pineapple {n} (plant) :: ananas {c}
pineapple {n} (fruit) :: ananas
pineapple guava {n} (feijoa) SEE: feijoa ::
pinecone {n} (seed-bearing cone of a pine tree) :: tallkotte {c}
pine marten {n} (Martes martes) :: mård {c}, skogsmård {c}, trädmård {c}
pine nut {n} (edible seeds of evergreen pine) :: pinjenöt {c}, pinjekärna {c}
pinesap {n} (Monotropa hypopitys) :: tallört
pine tree {n} (pine) SEE: pine ::
ping pong {n} (table tennis) SEE: table tennis ::
pink {n} (flower) :: nejlika {c}
pink {n} (pale red colour) :: rosa, skär
pink {adj} (colored/coloured between red and white) :: skär, rosa, ljusröd
pinkie {n} (little finger) SEE: little finger ::
pinking shears {n} (scissors with zigzag cutting edges) :: sicksacksax {c}
pink jersey {n} (shirt worn by the leader in the Giro d'Italia) :: rosa ledartröja {c}
pinky {n} (little finger) SEE: little finger ::
pinna {n} (visible part of the ear) :: ytteröra {n}
pinniped {n} (marine mammal) :: säl {c}
PIN number {n} (PIN) SEE: PIN ::
pinocytosis {n} (a form of endocytosis) :: pinocytos {?}
pint {n} (unit of volume for liquids) :: pint {c}
pinta {n} (pint) SEE: pint ::
pintail {n} (Anas acuta) SEE: northern pintail ::
pinwheel {n} (fake flower for children) :: vindsnurra {c}
pion {n} (particle) :: pion {c}, pimeson
piñon {n} (pine nut) SEE: pine nut ::
pioneer {n} (one who goes before) :: pionjär {c}
pioneer {n} (member of a child organization in the Soviet bloc) :: pionjär {c}
pioneering {adj} (involving new ideas or methods) :: banbrytande
pioneer species {n} (pioneer species) :: pionjärart {c}
pious {adj} (of or pertaining to piety) :: from, pietistisk, pietetsfull, andaktsfull, vördsam
pip {n} (seed) :: kärna {c}
pip {n} (dot, symbol on domino, die, etc.) :: öga {n}
pip {n} (short electronically produced tone) :: pip {n}
pipe {n} (wind instrument) :: flöjt {c}, pipa {c}
pipe {n} (organ pipe) :: orgelpipa {c}
pipe {n} (rigid tube) :: rör {n}
pipe {n} (data backbone or broadband Internet access) :: lina {c}
pipe {n} (smoking implement) SEE: tobacco pipe ::
pipe dream {n} (near impossibility) :: luftslott {n}, önskedröm
piper {n} (baby pigeon) SEE: squab ::
pipette {n} (small glass tube used for transferring liquid) :: pipett {c}
pipe wrench {n} (adjustable wrench) :: rörtång {c}
pipit {n} (passerine bird from the genus Anthus) :: piplärka {c}
piracy {n} (robbery at sea) :: sjöröveri {n}
piracy {n} (unauthorized duplication) :: piratkopiering {c}
Piraeus {prop} (city) :: Pireus
piranha {n} (South American fish) :: piraya
pirate {n} (one who plunders at sea) :: sjörövare {c}, pirat {c}
pirate {n} (one who breaks intellectual property laws) :: pirat {c}
pirouette {n} (whirling or turning on the toes) :: piruett {c}
pirouette {n} (the whirling about of a horse) :: piruett {c}
pirozhki {n} (small pastries) :: pirog {c}
pirozhok {n} (pirozhki) SEE: pirozhki ::
piscatory {adj} (of, about, or pertaining to the act of fishing) :: fiskar-, fiske-
Pisces {prop} (constellation) :: Fiskarna
pismire {n} (ant) SEE: ant ::
piss {n} (urine) :: piss {n}
piss {v} :: pissa
pissed {adj} (drunk) :: packad, full
pissed {adj} (annoyed, angry) :: irriterad
pissed as a newt {adj} (drunk to the point of incapacity; inebriated) :: full som en alika, full som en kaja
pissed off {adj} (annoyed, upset, angry) :: förbannad
pisser {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet ::
pisser {n} (vulgar slang for toilet) SEE: shitter ::
piss one's pants {v} (wet oneself) SEE: wet oneself ::
piss-up {n} (a party with plenty of alcohol) :: fyllefest {c}
pistachio {n} (tree) :: pistaschträd {n}, pistasch {c}
pistachio {n} (fruit) :: pistasch, pistaschnöt {c}
piste {n} ((skiing) a downhill trail) :: pist {c}
piste {n} ((fencing) the field of play of a fencing match) :: pist {c}
pistil {n} (a discrete unit in the center of a flower which receives the pollen and produces a fruit) :: pistill {c}
pistol {n} (handgun) :: pistol {c}
pit {n} (hole in the ground) :: grop {c}
pit {n} (service area at a motor racetrack) :: depå {c}
pit {n} (seed or stone inside a fruit) :: kärna {c}
pit {n} (the stone of a drupaceous fruit) :: kärna {c}
pit {v} (remove the stone from) :: kärna ur, urkärna
pit {n} (mine) SEE: mine ::
pit {n} (armpit) SEE: armpit ::
pitaya {n} (dragon fruit) SEE: dragon fruit ::
Pitcairn Islands {prop} (British territory) :: Pitcairnöarna
pitch {n} (dark, extremely viscous material made by distilling tar) :: beck {n}
pitch {n} (act of pitching a baseball) :: kast {n}
pitch {n} (field on which cricket, soccer, rugby or field hockey is played) :: plan {c}
pitch {v} (to throw) :: kasta
pitch {v} (baseball: to throw the ball toward home plate) :: kasta
pitch {v} (to throw away; discard) :: kasta, slänga
pitch {v} (to assemble or erect (a tent)) :: resa
pitch {v} (of snow, to settle and build up, without melting) :: lägga
pitch {n} (the perceived frequency of a sound or note) :: ton {c}, tonhöjd {c}
pitch accent {n} (phonology) :: ordaccent, tonaccent, musikalisk accent
pitch-black {adj} (of the blackest black) :: kolsvart, becksvart, beckmörk, kolmörk, ramsvart, gagatsvart
pitcher {n} (the player who throws the ball to the batter) :: kastare {c}, pitcher {c}
pitchfork {n} (farm tool with tines) :: högaffel {c}, hötjuga {c}
Pite Sami {prop} (language) :: pitesamiska {c}, arjeplogsamiska {c}
pitfall {n} (potential problem, hazard, or danger) :: fälla {c}, fallgrop {c}
pitfall {n} (anti-pattern) SEE: antipattern ::
pith {n} (soft spongy substance in the center of the stems of many plants and trees) :: flädermärg {c}, märg {c}
pith {n} (essential or vital part) :: kärna {c}
pith {n} (spinal cord; marrow) SEE: spinal cord ::
pitiless {adj} (having no pity) :: skoningslös
Pitjantjatjara {prop} (the aboriginal language mainly spoken in central Australia) :: pitjantjatjara
pit prop {n} (beam) :: gruvstolpe {c}
pitter {n} (Device) :: urkärnare {c}
pituitary {n} (pituitary gland) :: hypofys {c}
pituitary gland {n} (endocrine gland) :: hypofys {c}
pity {n} (feeling of sympathy) :: medlidande {c}, medömkan
pity {n} (something regrettable) :: synd {c}
pity {v} (to feel pity for someone or something) :: tycka synd om
pity {interj} (what a pity) SEE: what a pity ::
pity party {n} (instance) :: offerkofta {c}
pivot {n} (that on which something turns) :: svängtapp {c}
pivot {n} (something having a paramount significance) :: medelpunkt {c}, kärnpunkt {c}, vändpunkt {c}
pivot {n} (act of turning on one foot) :: vändning {c}, vridning {c}
pivotal {adj} (of, relating to, or being a pivot) :: pivå-
pivotal {adj} (being of crucial importance; central, key) :: central, väsentlig, avgörande, huvudsaklig, nyckel-
pixel {n} (one of the tiny dots that make up the representation of an image in a computer's memory) :: pixel
pizza {n} (baked Italian dish) :: pizza {c}
pizza {n} (a single instance of that dish) :: pizza {c}
pizza parlor {n} (pizzeria) SEE: pizzeria ::
pizzeria {n} (outlet that primarily sells pizza) :: pizzeria {c}
pizzicato {adv} (musical instruction) :: pizzicato
placard {n} (a sheet of paper or cardboard) :: plakat {n}
placate {v} (to calm) :: blidka
place {n} (location, position) :: plats {c}, placering {c}, post {c}, säte {n}, ställe {n}
place {n} (open space, courtyard, market square) :: gård {c}, plats {c}, torg {n}
place {n} (group of houses) :: gård {c}
place {n} (somewhere to sit) :: plats {c}, sittplats {c}, säte {n}
place {n} :: plats {c}, ståplats {c}, liggplats {c}, sovplats {c}
place {v} (to put in a specific location) :: lägga, placera, ställa, sätta
place {v} (to earn a given spot in a competition) :: placera sig
place {v} (to remember where and when something or someone was previously encountered) :: erinra sig, placera
place {v} (passive: to achieve (a certain position)) :: placera sig
place {v} (to recruit or match an appropriate person for a job) :: placera, skaffa anställning åt, skaffa plats åt, utnämna
placebo {n} (a dummy medicine containing no active ingredients; an inert treatment) :: placebo
placeholder {n} (that which holds, denotes or reserves a place for something to come later) :: platshållare {c}
placename {n} (the name of a place) :: ortsnamn {n}
placenta {n} (anatomy: placenta) :: moderkaka {c}, placenta
place setting {n} (items arranged for a person at a dining table) :: kuvert {n}
placid {adj} (calm and quiet; peaceful) :: lugn, stilla
plagiarism {n} (copying of someone's ideas) :: plagiering {c}, plagiat {n}
plagiarism {n} (act of plagiarizing or something plagiarized) :: plagiat {n}, plagiering {c}
plagiarist {n} (one who plagiarizes) :: fuskare {c}, plagiator {c}
plagiarize {v} (use, and pass off as one's own, someone else's writing/speech) :: plagiera
plague {n} (specific disease "the Plague") :: pest {c}
plague {n} :: pest
plaice {n} (Pleuronectes platessa) :: rödspätta, spätta, rödspotta
plain {adj} (ordinary; lacking adornment or ornamentation) :: vanlig
plain {adj} (of just one colour) :: enfärgad
plain {n} (an expanse of land with relatively low relief) :: slätt {c}
plainclothes {adj} (wearing civilian clothes) :: civilklädd
Plain of Jars {prop} (plateau in Laos) :: Krukslätten {c}
plaintiff {n} (party bringing a suit in civil law against a defendant) :: åtalad {c}, kärande {c}, målsägande {c}, målsägare {c}
plait {v} (to double in narrow folds) SEE: pleat ::
plan {n} (technical drawing) :: plan {c}
plan {n} (set of intended actions) :: plan {c}
plan {n} (2-dimensional drawing from above) :: plan {n}
plan {v} (to design) :: projektera
plan {v} (to create a plan for) :: planera
plan {v} (to intend) :: planera
plan B {n} (alternative solution) :: plan B {c}, nödplan {c}, reservplan {c}, alternativplan {c}
Planck's constant {n} (constant) :: Plancks konstant {c}
Planck unit {n} (physics) :: Planckenhet {c}
plane {adj} (of a surface: flat or level.) :: plan
plane {n} (level or flat surface) :: plan {n}
plane {n} (math: flat surface extending infinitely in all directions) :: plan {n}
plane {n} (level of existence) :: plan {n}
plane {n} (a tool) :: hyvel
plane {v} (to smooth with a plane) :: hyvla
plane {n} (airplane) :: plan {n}
plane {v} (to move in a way that lifts the bow of a boat out of the water) :: plana
plane {n} (deciduous tree) :: platan {c}, platanträd {n}
planet {n} (each of the seven major bodies which move relative to the fixed stars in the night sky) :: planet {c}
planet {n} (rocky or gaseous spherical bodies orbiting the Sun) :: planet {c}
planet {n} (similar body in orbit around a star) :: planet {c}
planetary nebula {n} (nebulosity) :: planetarisk nebulosa
planetary system {n} (a group of various non-stellar objects orbiting a star or star system) :: planetsystem {n}
planetree {n} (plane) SEE: plane ::
Planet X {prop} (hypothetical planet) :: planeten X {c}
plangent {adj} (having a loud mournful sound) :: dånande, brusande, klagande, genljudande
plank {n} (long, broad and thick piece of timber) :: planka
plank {n} (political issue) :: programpunkt
plankton {n} (generic term for all the organisms that float in the sea) :: plankton {n}
planned {adj} (existing or designed according to a plan) :: planerad
planning {n} (action of the verb to plan) :: planering {c}
planning {n} (act of formulating of a course of action) :: planering {c}
planning {n} (act of making contingency plans) :: planering {c}
plant {n} (organism capable of photosynthesis) :: planta {c}, växt
plant {n} (organism of the kingdom Plantae) :: växt {c}
plant {n} (ecology: multicellular eukaryote that includes chloroplasts in its cells) :: växt {c}
plant {v} (place in soil or other substrate in order that it may live and grow) :: plantera
plant {n} (factory) SEE: factory ::
plantain {n} (small plant) :: kämpar {c} [genus Plantago], groblad {n} [Plantago major], strandpryl {c} [Plantago uniflora]
plantain {n} (fruit) :: kokbanan {c}, mjölbanan {c}, pisang, matbanan {c}
plantar {adj} :: fotsule-, fot-, plantar-, plantar
plantar fasciitis {n} (painful inflammation of the plantar fascia) :: hälsporre
plantation {n} (large farm) :: plantage {c}
planter {n} (box or pot) :: blomkruka {c}, golvkruka {c}, utomhuskruka {c}, planteringslåda {c}, blomlåda {c}, balkonglåda {c}
planter {n} (early English settler) :: bosättare {c}, kolonist {c}, nyodlare {c}
planter {n} (machine) :: såmaskin {c}
planter {n} (person operating a planter) :: såningsman {c}
planter {n} (owner of a plantation) :: plantageägare {c}
plantigrade {n} (animal that walks with the entire sole of the foot) :: hälgångare {c}
plaque {n} (piece of flat metal with writing on it to remind people of a person or event) :: plakett {c}, minnestavla {c}
plaque {n} (accumulation of biofilm, or bacteria, on teeth) :: plack
plasma {n} (high energy state of matter) :: plasma {c}
plasma {n} (component of blood) :: plasma {c}
plasma cell {n} (form of lymphocyte) :: plasmacell {c}
plasma membrane {n} (cell membrane) SEE: cell membrane ::
plasmid {n} (loop of double-stranded DNA that is separate from the chromosomes) :: plasmid {c}
plasmin {n} (proteolytic enzyme that dissolves the fibrin in blood clots) :: plasmin {n}
plaster {n} (healing paste) :: salva
plaster {n} (adhesive bandage) SEE: band-aid ::
plaster {n} (plaster of Paris) SEE: plaster of Paris ::
plasterboard {n} (rigid panel of several layers of fibreboard or paper bonded to a gypsum core) :: gipsplatta {c}, gipsskiva {c}
plaster cast {n} (healing aid) :: gipsförband {n}
plaster of Paris {n} (hemihydrate of calcium sulfate) :: gips {n}
plastic {n} (synthetic thermoplastic polymer) :: plast {c}
plastic {adj} (capable of being moulded; malleable, flexible, pliant) :: plastisk, formbar
plastic {adj} (made of plastic) :: plast-
plastic bag {n} (type of packaging) :: plastpåse {c}, plastkasse {c}
plastic surgery {n} (surgery involving the transfer of tissue) :: plastikkirurgi {c}
plate {n} (Cockney rhyming slang: foot) SEE: foot ::
plate {n} (flat dish) :: fat {n}, tallrik {c}
plate {n} (flat metallic object) :: platta
plate {n} (anode of vacuum tube) :: anod {c}
plate {v} (to cover the surface material of an object with a thin coat of another material) :: plätera
plate {n} (prize given to the winner in a contest) SEE: prize ::
plateau {n} (level expanse) :: platå {c}
platelet {n} (particle found in the blood of mammals) :: trombocyt, blodplätt
plater {n} (someone who plates metal) :: pläterare {c}
plater {n} (someone who installs sheet metal) :: plåtslagare {c}
platform {n} (stage for speeches and performances) :: plattform {c}, estrad {c}, scen {c}, podium {n}
platform {n} (computing: particular type of operating system or environment) :: plattform {c}
platform {n} (politics: political stance on a broad set of issues) :: plattform {c}
platform {n} (travel: raised structure for passengers) :: plattform {c}, perrong {c}
platform {n} :: plattform {c}
platform game {n} (A video game characterized by jumping to and from suspended platforms or over obstacles) :: plattformsspel
platinum {n} (metal) :: platina {c}
platinum blond {adj} (of a silvery blond colour, especially of hair) :: platinablond
platinum blonde {n} (woman) :: platinablond kvinna {c}
platitude {n} (often-quoted saying) :: plattityd, floskel
platitude {n} (triteness) :: plattityd, banalitet
Plato {prop} (Greek philosopher) :: Platon
platonic love {n} (intimate but non-sexual affection) :: platonisk kärlek
Platonic solid {n} (Any one of five polyhedra) :: platonsk kropp
platypus {n} (Ornithorhynchus anatinus) :: näbbdjur {n}
plausible {adj} (likely, acceptable) :: rimlig, plausibel
play {v} (act in a manner such that one has fun) :: leka
play {v} (produce music using a musical instrument (transitive sense), affecting a noun) :: spela
play {v} (produce music using a musical instrument (intransitive sense, not affecting a noun)) :: spela
play {v} (act in a performance) :: agera, spela en roll
play {v} (participate in (a sport or game)) :: spela, lira [colloquial], köra [colloquial]
play {v} (use a device to hear (a recording)) :: spela, spela upp
play {n} (playful activity) :: spel {n}, lek {c}
play {n} (individual's performance in a sport) :: spel {c}
play {n} (literary composition intended to be represented) :: pjäs {c}, teaterstycke {n}, drama {n}, skådespel {n}, teaterpjäs {c}
play {n} (theatrical performance) :: pjäs {c}, skådespel {n}, teaterpjäs {c}, teaterstycke {n}, drama {n}
play {n} (action carried out when it is one's turn to play) :: drag {n}
playbill {n} (poster) :: teateraffisch
playboy {n} (man who devotes himself to pleasure) :: playboy {c}, lebeman {c}
player {n} (one who plays any game or sport) :: spelare {c}
player {n} (dramatic actor) :: skådespelare {c}
player {n} (one who plays a musical instrument) :: musiker {c}, musikant {c}
player {n} (gambler, see also: gambler) :: spelare {c}
playful {adj} (liking or prone to play) :: lekfull
playground {n} (large open space to play on, usually for children) :: lekplats {c}
playground {n} (open-air space on a school campus where the children can play) :: skolgård {c}
playground {n} (small area for children) :: lekplats {c}, lekpark {c}
playground {n} (space to do what one pleases) :: lekplats {c}
play hooky {v} (to stay away from school, work, etc. without suitable permission or excuse) :: skolka
play house {n} (toy house for children to play in) SEE: Wendy house ::
play house {n} (toy house for dolls) SEE: doll's house ::
playhouse {n} (venue for performing plays) SEE: theater ::
playing card {n} (one of usually 52 rectangular pieces of card) :: spelkort {n}
playlist {n} (record) :: spellista {c}
playlist {n} (computing) :: spellista {c}
playmate {n} (companion to play with) :: lekkamrat {c}
play money {n} (obviously fake currency) :: leksakspengar {p}
playoff {n} :: utslagsmatch, playoff-match
playoff beard {n} (beard grown during postseason) :: slutspelsskägg {n}
play on words {n} (pun or similar humorous use of language) :: ordlek {c}
play possum {v} (to pretend to be dead) :: spela död
play possum {v} (to pretend to be asleep) :: låtsassova
plaything {n} (something intended for playing with) :: leksak
play truant {v} (be absent from school without permission) :: skolka
play with fire {v} (put oneself in a precarious situation) :: leka med elden
playwright {n} (writer of plays for the theatre) :: dramatiker {c}
playwriter {n} (playwright) SEE: playwright ::
plaza {n} (a towns' public square) :: torg {n}
plea {n} :: försvar {c}
pleasant {adj} (giving pleasure; pleasing in manner) :: angenäm, trevlig, behaglig
please {v} (to make happy or satisfy) :: behaga, glädja, tillfredsställa, ställa till freds, ställa till frids, tilltala
please {adv} (interjection to make a polite request) :: tack, snälla, var så god, vänligen
please {adv} (expression of annoyance or impatience) :: snälla
pleased {adj} (happy, content) :: nöjd {c}
pleased to meet you {phrase} (polite formula used when being introduced to somebody) :: angenämt, trevligt att råkas, trevligt att träffas
please pass the salt {phrase} (please pass the salt) :: var snäll och räck mig saltet
please repeat after me {phrase} (phrase) :: vänligen upprepa efter mig
please say that again {phrase} (please say that again) :: var vänlig och säg det där igen
please speak more slowly {phrase} (please speak more slowly) :: kan du vara snäll och prata långsammare?
please turn left {phrase} (please turn left) :: vänligen sväng vänster
please turn right {phrase} (please turn right) :: vänligen sväng höger
pleasing fungus beetle {n} (beetle of the family Erotylidae) :: trädsvampbagge {c}
pleasure {n} (a state of being pleased) :: behag {n}
pleat {n} (fold in a fabric of a garment) :: plissé {c}, veck {n}
pleat {v} (To form pleats in a piece of fabric or garment) :: plissera, vecka
plebe {n} (plebeian) SEE: plebeian ::
plebeian {n} (one of the common people of ancient Rome) :: plebej {c}
plebeian {adj} (of or pertaining to the common people) :: plebejisk
plebiscite {n} (A referendum, especially one that concerns changes in sovereignty) :: folkomröstning
plebvision {n} (television (pejorative)) SEE: idiot box ::
plectrum {n} (music: small piece for plucking strings) :: plektrum {n}
pledge {n} (solemn promise) :: underpant {c}
Pleiades {prop} (astronomy) :: Plejaderna
pleiochasium {n} (inflorescence with several buds) :: flersidigt knippe
plenary session {n} (plenary session) :: plenarsammanträde {n}, plenarsession {c}
plenipotentiary {n} :: fullmäktig
plentiful {adj} (existing in large number) :: riklig
plenty {n} (a more-than-adequate amount) :: riklighet {c}
plenty {adv} (more than sufficiently or very) :: rikligt
plenty {adj} (plentiful) SEE: plentiful ::
pleonasm {n} (redundancy in wording) :: pleonasm {c}
pleonasm {n} (phrase involving pleonasm) :: pleonasm {c}
pleroma {n} (the region of light above the world) :: Pleroma {n}
plethora {n} (excess, abundance) :: överflöd {n}
pleural cavity {n} (body cavity) :: pleuraspalt {c}
plicate {adj} (folded) :: plisserad
plicate {v} (biology: to fold) :: plissera (of clothing or fabric)
pliers {n} (gripping tool which multiplies the strength of the user's hand) :: tång {c}
Pliny {prop} (Roman praenomen) :: Plinius
PLO {prop} (Palestine Liberation Organization) :: PLO
plosive {n} (consonant) :: klusil
plot {n} (course of a story) :: handling {c}, intrig {c}
plot {n} (secret plan to achieve an end) :: komplott {c}, sammansvärjning {c}
plot {v} (intransitive: to conceive) :: konspirera
plough {n} (device pulled through the ground) :: plog {c}
plough {v} (to use a plough on to prepare for planting) :: plöja
plough {v} (to use a plough) :: plöja [to prepare for planting]; ploga[to use a plough e.g. for removing snow]
Plough {prop} (brightest seven stars of the constellation Ursa Major) SEE: Big Dipper ::
plov {n} (pilaf) SEE: pilaf ::
plow {n} (plough) SEE: plough ::
plow {v} (plough) SEE: plough ::
plowshare {n} (cutting edge of a plow) :: skär {n}, bill {c}, plogbill {c}
ploy {n} (strategy, tactic) :: trick {n}, knep {n}
pluck {v} (music: to gently play a single string) :: plocka
pluck {v} (to remove feathers from a bird) :: plocka
plucky {adj} (having or showing pluck) :: modig, djärv
plug {n} (electric connecting device) :: elkontakt, kontakt, stickkontakt
plug-in {n} (computer add-on) :: insticksmodul {c}, tilläggsmodul {c}, insticksprogram {n}, tilläggsprogram {n}
plum {n} (the fruit) :: plommon {n}
plum {n} (the tree) :: plommonträd {n}
plum {n} (raisin) SEE: raisin ::
plumage {n} (collection of feathers covering a bird’s body) :: fjäderdräkt {c}
plumb {adj} (truly vertical) :: lodrät
plumb bob {n} (metal weight) :: lod {n}, tyngd {c}, blytyngd {c}
plumber {n} (one who fits, etc, pipes for water, gas or drainage) :: rörmokare {c}
plumber's helper {n} (plunger) SEE: plunger ::
plumbery {n} (business of a plumber) SEE: plumbing ::
plumbing {n} (pipes, etc, of a water/gas/sewage system in a building) :: ledningsdragning {c}, rörmokeri {n}, VVS
plumbing {n} (trade or occupation of a plumber) :: rörmokeri {n}
plumbing {n} (informal: system of vessels or ducts in the human body, especially the genitourinary system) :: mage {c}, matsmältning, urinvägarna {c-p}
plumb line {n} (plummet) SEE: plummet ::
plum blossom {n} (the blossom of the Prunus mume) :: plommon blomma {c}
plume {n} (feather) :: plym {c}, fjäder {c}
plummet {n} (lead on a line, plumb bob, plummet line) :: lod {n}, lodlina {c}
plummet {v} (to drop swiftly, in a direct manner; to fall quickly) :: falla, rasa, störta, stupa
plum tree {n} (tree that bears plums) SEE: plum ::
plunder {v} (to take all the goods of, by force (as in war) (transitive)) :: plundra
plunder {v} (to take by force or wrongfully) :: plundra
plunder {v} (to commit robbery or looting (intransitive)) :: plundra
plunder {n} (instance of plundering) :: plundring {c}
plunger {n} (one who plunges) :: dykare {c}
pluperfect {n} (pluperfect tense) SEE: pluperfect tense ::
pluperfect {n} (verb in this tense) :: pluskvamperfekt
pluperfect tense {n} (tense) :: pluskvamperfekt {n}, pluskvamperfektum {n}
plural {adj} (more than one) :: plural, flertal
plural {n} (word in plural form) :: plural {n}, pluralis {n}
plurale tantum {n} (a noun without a singular form) :: plurale tantum {n}
plurality {n} (most votes in election, but less than 50%) :: relativ majoritet, enkel majoritet
plus {n} (plus sign) SEE: plus sign ::
plus {prep} (arithmetic: sum) :: och, plus
plus {prep} (in addition to) :: och, plus
plus {n} (positive quantity) :: plus {n}, [of numbers] positivt tal
plus {n} (useful addition) :: plus {n}, tillgång {c}, tillskott {n}
plus {adj} (being positive rather than negative or zero) :: plus
plus {adj} (positive, involving advantage) :: extra, plus, överskjutande
plus {adj} (physics: electrically positive) :: plus
plush {adj} (having a soft, fluffy exterior) :: kramdjur {n}, gosedjur {n}, mjukisdjur {n}
plush {n} (textile fabric) :: plysch {c}
plush {n} (toy) SEE: plush toy ::
plush toy {n} (soft toy with a plush covering) :: gosedjur {n}, mjukisdjur {n}, mjukisleksak {c}
plus sign {n} (mathematical symbol) :: plustecken {n}
Plutarch {prop} (Greek historian) :: Plutarchos
Pluto {prop} (god) :: Pluto {c}
Pluto {prop} (Kuiper belt object - a dwarf planet) :: Pluto
plutoid {n} (trans-Neptunian dwarf planet) :: plutoid {c}
plutonium {n} (chemical element) :: plutonium
Pluviôse {prop} (the fifth month of the French Republican Calendar) :: pluviôse {c}, regnmånad {c}
plywood {n} (construction material) :: plywood {c}, kryssfaner {n}
pneumatic {adj} (of or relating to air or other gases) :: pneumatisk
pneumatic {adj} (of or relating to pneumatics) :: pneumatisk
pneumatic {adj} (powered by, or filled with compressed air) :: pneumatisk, tryckluftsdriven, trycklufts-
pneumatic drill {n} (pneumatic drill) SEE: jackhammer ::
pneumococcus {n} (Streptococcus pneumoniae) :: pneumokock {c}
pneumonia {n} (inflammation of the lungs) :: lunginflammation {c}
poach {v} (to take game or fish illegally) :: tjuvjaga [game], tjuvfiska [fish]
poacher {n} (a person who trespasses in order to take game illegally) :: tjuvskytt {c}, tjuvjägare {c}
poaching {n} (trespassing in search of game) :: tjuvjakt {c}
pocket {n} (bag stitched to an item of clothing) :: ficka {c}
pocket {n} (enclosed volume of one substance surrounded by another) :: ficka {c}
pocket {v} (to cause a ball to go into a pocket of a billiard table) :: sänka
pocket {adj} (of a size suitable for putting into a pocket) :: fick-
pocketknife {n} (small knife whose blades or tools can fold in its handle) :: fickkniv {c}, fällkniv {c}, pennkniv {c}
pocket money {n} (money given to a child) :: veckopeng {c}, månadspeng {c}
pocket pistol {n} (Any handgun suitable to be carried in a pocket) :: fickpistol {c}, puffert {c}, fickpuffert {c}
pocket watch {n} (watch) :: fickur {n}
pockmark {n} (mark or scar) :: koppärr, grop [figurative]
pod {n} (seed case) :: balja {c}, skida {c}
Podgorica {prop} (capital city of Montenegro) :: Podgorica
podgy {adj} (slightly fat) :: knubbig, plufsig, rultig
pod hotel {n} (capsule hotel) SEE: capsule hotel ::
podiatrist {n} (specialist in foot care) :: fotvårdsspecialist {c}
podium {n} (platform) :: podium {n}
podium {n} (stand used to hold notes when speaking publicly) :: talarstol {c}
podium {n} (sports: steepled platform) :: prispall {c}, pall {c}
podium {n} (sports: result amongst the best three) :: pallplacering {c}
Podolia {prop} :: Podolien {n}
poem {n} (literary piece written in verse) :: dikt {c}, poem {n}, skaldverk {n}
poem {n} (piece of writing in the tradition of poetry) :: dikt {c}, poem {n}
poem {n} (piece of poetic writing) :: dikt {c}, poem {n}
poet {n} (person who writes poems) :: poet
poetess {n} (female poet) :: poetissa
poetics {n} (the theory of poetry) :: poetik {c}
poetry {n} (class of literature) :: poesi {c}
Poets {prop} (26th sura of the Qur'an) :: Poeterna {c-p}
pogo stick {n} (toy used for hopping) :: hoppstylta {c}, hoppjerka {c}, kängurupinne {c}
poignant {adj} (piquant; pungent) :: stark
poinsettia {n} (plant) :: julstjärna {c}
point {n} (opinion which adds to the discussion) :: poäng {c}
point {n} (location or place) :: punkt {c}, plats {c}
point {n} (geometry: zero-dimensional object) :: punkt {c}
point {n} (purpose or objective) :: mening {c}
point {n} (full stop) :: punkt {c}
point {n} (distinguishing quality) :: sida {c}
point {n} (something tiny) :: prick {c}
point {n} (unit of scoring in a game or competition) :: poäng {n}
point {n} (arithmetic: decimal point (note: many languages use a comma (',') rather than a dot as a decimal point, and hence the translations into these languages reflect this.)) :: komma {n}
point {n} (typography: unit of size) :: punkt {c}
point {n} (sharp tip) :: spets {c}, udd {c}
point {n} (backgammon: one of the twelve triangular positions) :: tunga {c}, spets {c}
point {n} (peninsula) :: udde {c}, landtunga {c}
point {n} (compass point) :: streck {n}
point {n} (railroad switch) :: växel {c}
point {v} (to extend finger) :: peka
point {v} (direct) :: rikta
point {n} (wall socket) SEE: wall socket ::
point-blank {adj} (disconcertingly straightforward or blunt) :: rättfram, direkt
pointed {adj} (sharp at one end) :: spetsig
pointer {n} (advice) SEE: advice ::
pointer {n} (teacher's pointer) :: pekpinne {c}
pointer {n} (of a timepiece or measuring device) :: visare {c}
pointer {n} (dog) :: pointer {c}
pointer {n} (computer programming: variable that stores the address of another variable) :: pekare {c}
pointer {n} (computing: icon indicating mouse position) SEE: cursor ::
pointillism {n} (painting technique) :: pointillism {c}
point in time {n} (moment) :: tidpunkt {c}
point mass {n} (theoretical point with mass assigned to it) :: punktmassa {c}
point of inflection {n} (point on a curve) :: inflexionspunkt {c}
pointy {adj} (pointed in shape) :: spetsig
poised {adj} (Ready, prepared) :: beredd, redo
poison {n} (substance harmful to a living organism) :: gift {n}
poison {v} (to use poison to kill or paralyse) :: förgifta
poison hemlock {n} (poisonous plant) SEE: hemlock ::
poisoning {n} (administration of a poison) :: förgiftning {c}
poison ivy {n} (one of several ivy-like urushiol-producing plants) :: klättersumak
Poisson distribution {n} (probability distribution) :: Poissonfördelning {c}
poke {v} (to jab with an object such as a finger or a stick) :: peta
poke {v} (to poke a fire to remove ash or promote burning) :: peta
poke {v} (rummage) SEE: rummage ::
poke {n} (ice cream cone) SEE: ice cream cone ::
poke around {v} (To search for something) :: snoka runt
poker {n} (metal rod for poking) :: spiselkrok {c}, spiskrok, eldgaffel {c}
poker {n} (card game) :: poker
poker face {n} (impassive facial expression preventing determining whether one's actions in the game are the result of a quality hand or of bluffing) :: pokeransikte {n}, pokerface, pokerfejs
poker face {n} (any similar expression preventing giving away one's motives etc.) :: pokeransikte {n}
Poland {prop} (European country) :: Polen
polao {n} (pilaf) SEE: pilaf ::
polar {adj} (having a dipole) :: polär
polar {adj} (of a certain coordinate system) :: polär
polar bear {n} (Ursus maritimus) :: isbjörn {c}
polar cod {n} (Boreogadus saida) :: polartorsk {c}
polar coordinates {n} :: polära koordinater {c-p}
polar fox {n} (arctic fox) SEE: arctic fox ::
Polaris {prop} (star) :: Polstjärnan
polarity {n} (separation, alignment) :: polaritet {c}
polarized {adj} (having polarization) :: polariserad
polar night {n} (period of darkness) :: polarnatt {c}
polar willow {n} (Salix polaris) :: polarvide {n}
pole {n} (long and slender object for construction or support) :: stav
pole {n} (extreme of an axis) :: pol
pole {n} (magnetic point) :: pol
Pole {n} (person from Poland) :: [general] polack, [female, only used if gender is important] polska
polecat {n} (Mustela putorius) :: iller
polecat {n} (skunk) SEE: skunk ::
polemic {n} (argument or controversy) :: polemik {c}
polemic {adj} (having the characteristics of a polemic) :: polemisk
pole position {n} (top qualifying position) :: pole position
pole star {n} (the star) :: polstjärna {n}
Pole Star {prop} (star) :: polstjärna {c}
police {n} (an organisation that enforces the law) :: polis {c}
police car {n} (automobile used by a police officer) :: polisbil {c}
police chief {n} (head of a police department) :: polischef {c}
police dog {n} (trained dog for police work) :: polishund {c}
policeman {n} (a member of a police force) :: polis {c}, polisman {c}
police officer {n} (an officer in a law enforcement agency) :: polis, poliskonstapel
police officer {n} :: aina {n} [slang]
police state {n} (nation whose government controls people by police) :: polisstat {c}
police station {n} (building of police force) :: polisstation {c}
policewoman {n} (a female police officer) :: poliskvinna {c}
policy {n} (principle of conduct) :: politik {c}
policy {n} (law: insurance) SEE: insurance ::
poliomyelitis {n} (infection by the poliovirus) :: polio {c}, poliomyelit {c}
polish {n} (substance used to polish) :: polityr, polermedel, putsmedel
polish {n} (cleanliness; smoothness; shininess) :: polish, glans
polish {n} (cleanliness in performance or presentation) :: finess, polityr
polish {v} (make a surface smooth or shiny) :: polera, putsa
polish {v} (to refine; improve imperfections from) :: polera, putsa
Polish {adj} (of Poland or its language) :: polsk
Polish {n} (the language of Poland) :: polska
politburo {n} (the governing Communist council) :: politbyrå {c}
polite {adj} (well-mannered) :: hövlig, artig
politeness {n} (act of being polite) :: artighet {c}, hövlighet {c}
politesse {n} (civility, courtesy) :: artighet {c}
political {adj} (concerning or relating to politics) :: politisk
political asylum {n} (protection by a sovereign state) :: politisk asyl {c}
political correctness {n} (being politically correct) :: politisk korrekthet {c}
politically {adv} (in a political manner) :: politiskt
politically correct {adj} (avoiding offense, selectively) :: politiskt korrekt
politically incorrect {adj} (not politically correct) :: politiskt inkorrekt
political party {n} (political organization) :: politiskt parti {n}, parti {n}
political prisoner {n} (person) :: politisk fånge
political risk {n} (risk) :: politisk risk {c}
political science {n} (study of politics) :: statsvetenskap {c}, statskunskap {c}
political scientist {n} (political science expert) :: statsvetare {c}
politician {n} (one engaged in politics) :: politiker {c}
politicize {v} (to give something political characteristics) :: politisera
politicize {v} (to make someone politically active) :: politisera
politics {v} (a methodology and activities associated with running a government) :: politik {c}
politology {n} (political science) SEE: political science ::
polity {n} (politically organized unit) :: statsbildning {c}
polka {n} (dance) :: polka {c}, polkett {c}
polka {n} (music for this dance) :: polka {c}, polkett {c}
pollen {n} (fine granular substance produced in flowers) :: pollen {n}
pollinate {v} (To apply pollen to) :: pollinera
pollination {n} (transfer of pollen from an anther to a stigma) :: pollinering {c}
polling day {n} (election day) :: valdag {c}
polling station {n} (place where voters go to cast their ballot) :: vallokal {c}
pollock {n} (food fish related to cod) :: gråsej [P. virens], lyrtorsk {c}, bleka {c} [P. pollachius]
polluter {n} (subject that pollutes) :: förorenare {c}
pollution {n} (the contamination of the environment by harmful substances) :: miljöförstöring {c}, förorening {c}
polo {n} (ball game) :: hästpolo {c}
polonium {n} (chemical element) :: polonium {n}
poltergeist {n} (a disruptive ghost) :: poltergeist {c}
poltroon {adj} (cowardly) SEE: cowardly ::
poly- {prefix} (many) :: poly-
polyamory {n} (practices involving relationships with multiple partners) :: polyamori
polyester {n} (polymer) :: polyester
polyester {adj} (of or consisting of polyester) :: polyester
polyethene {n} (polyethylene) SEE: polyethylene ::
polyethylene {n} (polyethylene) :: polyeten {n}, polyetylen {n}
polygamous {adj} (of, relating to, or practicing polygamy) :: polygam
polygamy {n} (the having of a plurality of socially bonded sexual partners at the same time) :: månggifte {n}, polygami {c}
polygamy {n} (polygyny) SEE: polygyny ::
polyglot {adj} (Versed in, or speaking, many languages) :: flerspråkig, polyglott
polyglot {adj} (Containing, or made up of, several languages) :: flerspråkig, polyglott
polyglot {n} :: [1] flerspråkig person {c} , [2] flerspråkig bok {c} , [1, 2] polyglott {c}
polygon {n} (plane figure bounded by straight edges) :: polygon {c}, månghörning {c}
polygonal {adj} (having many angles) :: månghörnig
polygon of forces {n} (polygonal figure) :: kraftpolygon
polygynous {adj} (plurality of wives at the same time) :: månggifte {n}
polygyny {n} (plurality of wives at the same time) :: månggifte {n}
polyhedron {n} (geometry: solid figure) :: polyeder {c}
polyline {n} (continuous line composed of line segments) :: polygontåg {n}
polymath {n} (person with extraordinarily broad and comprehensive knowledge) :: polyhistor {c}, universalbegåvning {c}, universalsnille {n}, universalgeni {n}
polymer {n} (molecule) :: polymer
polymeride {n} (polymer) SEE: polymer ::
polymorphism {n} (ability to assume different forms or shapes) :: polymorfism
polymorphism {n} (biology: coexistence of two or more distinct forms independent of sex) :: polymorfism
polymorphism {n} (computer science: feature of object-oriented programming) :: polymorfism
Polynesia {prop} (part of Oceania) :: Polynesien
polynomial {n} (algebraic expression) :: polynom {n}
polynomial {adj} (in algebra) :: polynomiell
polynya {n} (area of open water surrounded by sea ice) :: polynja, vak {c}
polyp {n} (growth) :: polyp {c}
polyp {n} (coelenterate) :: polyp {c}
polypore {n} (tough, leathery, poroid mushroom) SEE: bracket fungus ::
polypropylene {n} (resin) :: polypropylen
polysaccharide {n} (complex carbohydrate) :: polysackarid {n}
polysemy {n} (ability to have multiple meanings) :: polysemi {c}
polysyllabic {adj} (having more than one syllable) :: flerstavig
polysynthetic {adj} (polysynthetic) :: polysyntetisk
polytheism {n} (belief in the existence of many gods) :: polyteism {c}
polytheistic {adj} (of or relating to polytheism) :: polyteistisk
polythene {n} (polyethylene) SEE: polyethylene ::
polyunsaturated {adj} (relating to long chain organic compounds) :: fleromättad
polyunsaturated fat {n} (a fat or oil containing a high proportion of polyunsaturated fatty acids) :: fleromättat fett {n}
polyuria {n} (production of an abnormally large amount of urine) :: polyuri {c}
pomander {n} (mixture of aromatic substances) :: pomander
pomegranate {n} (fruit) :: granatäpple
pomelo {n} (grapefruit) SEE: grapefruit ::
pomelo {n} (large fruit of the C. maxima or grandis) :: pompelmus, pomelo
Pomerania {prop} (region of Europe on the southern shores of the Baltic Sea) :: Pommern {n}
Pomerelia {prop} (historical region in Pomerania) :: Pommerellen
Pompeii {prop} (a historical city) :: Pompeji {n}
pompous {adj} (affectedly grand) :: pompös
ponce {n} (pimp) SEE: pimp ::
pond {n} (small lake) :: damm {c}, tjärn {c}
ponder {v} (to think deeply) :: fundera, begrunda
ponder {v} (to consider carefully) :: fundera, grubbla
ponderous {adj} (dense) SEE: dense ::
pond-skater {n} (any of various predatory insects) SEE: water strider ::
pons {n} (Part of brain) :: hjärnbrygga, pons
pontificate {n} (state of a pontifex) :: pontifikat {n}
pony {n} (small horse) :: ponny {c}
ponytail {n} (hairstyle) :: hästsvans {c}
poo {n} :: bajs
pooch {n} (slang: dog) :: jycke {c}
poodle {n} (any of various breeds of poodle) :: pudel {c}
poof {interj} (deflating object or a magical disappearance) :: poff
poof {n} (A male homosexual.) :: fjolla {c}
poof {n} (The product of flatulence.) :: fis {c}, fjärt {c}, prutt {c}
poof {v} (to fart) :: fisa, fjärta, prutta
pool {n} (body of water) :: pool {c}, bassäng {c}, damm {c}
pool {n} (small body of standing or stagnant water; a puddle) :: pöl {c}, göl {c}
pool {n} (supply of resources) :: pool {c}
pool {n} (swimming pool) SEE: swimming pool ::
pool table {n} (a table used for playing pool) :: biljardbord {n}
poop {v} :: bajsa
poop {n} (feces) SEE: poo ::
poop {n} (stern) SEE: stern ::
poop deck {n} (stern deck on top of the cabin(s)) :: hytttdäck {n}, poop {c} [archaic]
poor {adj} (with little or no possessions or money) :: fattig
poor {adj} (of low quality) :: dålig, undermålig, eländig, miserabel, usel
poor {adj} (used to express pity) :: stackars, miserabel
poor {n} (those with no possessions) :: fattig {c}
poor {n} :: de fattiga {c-p}
poor as a church mouse {adj} (very poor) :: fattig som en kyrkråtta, fattig som en råtta, fattig som en lus
poorhouse {n} (charitable institution where poor or homeless people are lodged) :: fattighus {n}, fattigstuga {c}
poorly {adj} (ill) SEE: ill ::
pop {v} (to hit) SEE: hit ::
pop {n} (loud, sharp sound) :: poff
pop {n} (soda pop) :: läsk
pop {n} (affectionate form of father) :: paps
pop {v} (to ejaculate) SEE: ejaculate ::
popcorn {n} (a snack food made from corn kernels popped by dry heating) :: popcorn {n}
pope {n} (head of the Roman Catholic Church) :: påve {c}
Popemobile {n} (any of various vehicles with bulletproof glass sides used to transport the Pope) :: popemobile {c}, påvemobil
Popeye {prop} (tough cartoon sailor) :: Karl-Alfred
popinjay {n} (Picus viridis) SEE: green woodpecker ::
popinjay {n} (parrot) SEE: parrot ::
poplit {n} (fossa at the back of the knee joint) :: knäveck {n}
popliteal {adj} (area behind the knee) :: knävecks-
popliteal fossa {n} (shallow depression located at the back of the knee joint) SEE: poplit ::
popliteus {n} (area behind the knee) :: popliteus
poppy {n} (plant) :: vallmo {c}
poppy {adj} (music style) :: poppig
pop quiz {n} (test without notice) :: oförberett prov
pop rivet {n} (a pin with an expandable head) :: popnit {c}
popsicle {n} (serving of frozen juice on a stick) :: isglass {c}
populace {n} (inhabitants of a nation) SEE: population ::
popular {adj} (of or pertaining to the common people) :: folklig, populär
popular {adj} (aimed at the general public) :: folklig, populär
popular {adj} (adapted to the means of the common people; cheap) :: folklig, populär
popular {adj} (liked by many people) :: populär
popularise {v} (to make popular) :: popularisera
popularity {n} (the quality or state of being popular) :: popularitet {c}
popular music {n} (genre that has wide appeal amongst the general public) :: populärmusik
popular science {n} (interpretation of science) :: populärvetenskap {c}
popular science {n} (of, or having to do with popular science) :: populärvetenskaplig
population {n} (all people living within a political or geographical boundary) :: befolkning {c}, population {c}
population {n} (biology: collection of organisms) :: population {c}, bestånd {n}
population {n} (number of residents in a given area) :: befolkning {c}, population {c}, invånarantal {n}
population {n} (statistics: greater group of units from which a sample can be drawn) :: population
population density {n} (average number of people per area) :: befolkningstäthet {c}, folktäthet {c}
populous {adj} (having a large population) :: folkrik
porbeagle {n} (a pelagic shark) :: håbrand {c}, sillhaj {c}
porcelain {n} (hard, white, translucent ceramic) :: porslin {n}
porcelain {n} (anything manufactured from this material) :: porslin
porch {n} (a covered and enclosed entrance to a building) :: veranda {c}
porcini {n} (mushroom, Boletus edulis) :: stensopp {c}, karljohan {c}, karljohansvamp {c}
porcupine {n} (large rodent) :: piggsvin {n}, jordpiggsvin {n}, trädpiggsvin {n}
pore {n} (a tiny opening in the skin) :: por {c}
pore {n} (by extension any small opening) :: por {c}
Pori {prop} (city in Finland) :: Björneborg
pork {n} (meat of a pig) :: fläsk {n}, fläskkött
pork {n} (opportunist political appropriation) :: valfläsk {n}
pork belly {n} (boneless cut of fatty meat) :: sidfläsk {n}
porky {adj} (rather fat) :: fläskig, knubbig, rundnätt, småfet
porn {n} (pornography) :: porr, pornografi
porn {n} (pornographic work) :: porrfilm, p-rulle, p-film
porn {n} (pornography) SEE: pornography ::
porno {n} (pornography) :: porr {c}
pornocracy {n} (government by, or dominated by, prostitutes or corrupt persons) :: pornokrati {c}
pornographer {n} (person involved in creation or dissemination of pornography) :: pornograf {c}, porrförläggare {c} [publisher]
pornographic {adj} (containing an explicit depiction of sexual activity) :: pornografisk
pornography {n} (depiction of sexual subject matter with prurient intent) :: pornografi
porn star {n} (actor or actress famous for appearing in pornographic films) :: porrstjärna {c}
porosity {n} (state of being porous) :: porositet
porous {adj} (full of tiny pores) :: porös
porphyria {n} (abnormality of porphyrin metabolism) :: porfyri {c}
porpoise {n} (imprecisely, any small dolphin) :: tumlare {c}
porridge {n} (breakfast cereal dish, see also: oatmeal) :: gröt
port {n} (dock or harbour) :: hamn {c}
port {n} (left-hand side of a vessel when facing the front) :: babord {n}
port {adj} (of or relating to port, the left-hand side of a vessel) :: babord, babord-
port {n} (opening where a connection is made) :: port {c}
port {n} (computing: logical or physical construct into and from which data are transferred) :: port {c}
port {v} (computing: to adapt a program so that it works on a different platform) :: portera, porta
port {n} (computing: program adapted to work on a different platform; act of adapting) :: portering {c}, portning {c}
port {n} (fortified wine) :: portvin {n}
port {n} (port city) SEE: port city ::
portable toilet {n} (portable toilet, see also: toilet) :: bajamaja {c}
portage {n} (route used for portage) :: dragställe {n}
porta-potty {n} (portable toilet) SEE: portable toilet ::
port city {n} (city built around a port) :: hamnstad {c}
portcullis {n} (gate in the form of a grating) :: fällgaller {n}
porter {n} (person who carries luggage) :: bärare {c}
porter {n} (person in control of a building entrance) :: portvakt {c}, dörrvakt {c}
porter {n} (strong, dark ale weaker than a stout) :: porter {c}
portfolio {n} (investments) :: portfölj {c}
portion {n} (allocated amount) :: portion {c}
portly {adj} (euphemism for fat) :: korpulent
portmanteau {n} (portmanteau word) SEE: portmanteau word ::
portmanteau word {n} (word which combines the meaning of two words) :: teleskopord {n}, kontamination {c}
portrait {n} (painting of a person) :: porträtt {n}, avbildning {c}
Portugal {prop} (country) :: Portugal
Portuguese {adj} (of or relating to the region of Portugal) :: portugisisk
Portuguese {adj} (of or relating to the Portuguese language) :: portugisisk
Portuguese {n} (person native to Portugal) :: portugis, portugisiska
Portuguese {n} (the language) :: portugisiska
Portuguese man-of-war {n} (Physalia physalis) :: blåsmanet, portugisisk örlogsman
Portuguese Water Dog {n} (Portuguese Water Dog) :: portugisisk vattenhund
port wine {n} (A type of fortified wine traditionally made in Portugal) :: portvin {n}
Porvoo {prop} (city) :: Borgå
pose {v} (assume or maintain a pose) :: posera
pose {n} (position, arrangement (especially of the human body)) :: pose {c}
poser {n} (poseur) SEE: poseur ::
poseur {n} (one who affects some behaviour, style, attitude or other condition, often to impress or influence others) :: posör {c}
posit {v} (Postulate) :: postulera, förutsätta
posit {v} (Suggest) :: anta
position {n} (place, location) :: position {c}, plats {c}
position {n} (status or rank) :: position {c}
position {n} (stand) :: position {c}
position {n} (posture) :: position {c}
position {n} (place on a playing field) :: position {c}
position {v} (to put into place) :: placera, placera ut
positive {adj} (legal: formally laid down) :: positiv
positive {adj} (fully assured in opinion, confident) :: säker, övertygad
positive {adj} (mathematics: greater than zero) :: positiv
positive {adj} (overconfident, dogmatic) :: tvärsäker
positive {adj} (philosophy: actual, real, concrete) :: verklig, reell, faktisk
positive {adj} (physics: having more protons than electrons) :: positiv
positive {adj} (grammar: describing the primary sense) :: positiv
positive {adj} (derived from an object by itself; absolute) :: absolut
positive {adj} (characterised by features which support a hypothesis) :: positiv
positive {adj} (photography: of a visual image true to the original) :: positiv
positive {adj} (favorable, desirable) :: positiv
positive {n} (the positive degree of adjectives and adverbs) :: positiv {n}
positive {n} (photography: a positive image) :: positiv {n}
positive {n} :: [4] positiv
positivism {n} (philosophical doctrine) :: positivism
positron {n} (positron) :: positron
posse {n} (A group of associates) :: trupp, hop, skara
possess {v} (to have; to have ownership of) :: inneha, besitta, äga
possess {v} :: äga
possessed {adj} (controlled by evil spirits) :: besatt {n}
possession {n} (something that is owned) :: ägodel {c}, egendom {c}
possession {n} (ownership; taking, holding, keeping something as one's own) :: innehav {n}
possession {n} (control of the ball in a disputed sports game) :: bollinnehav {n}
possession {n} :: ägande {n}
possessive {adj} (grammar: indicating possession) :: possessiv
possessive pronoun {n} (pronoun which expresses possession) :: possessivt pronomen {n}
possibility {n} (quality of being possible) :: möjlighet {c}
possible {adj} (able but not certain to happen) :: möjlig
possible {adj} (capable of being done or achieved; feasible) :: möjlig
possible {adj} (being considered, e.g. for a position) :: möjlig
possible {adj} :: möjlig
possibles bag {n} (hunter's day-bag) :: jaktväska {c}
possibly {adv} :: kanhända, kanske, eventuellt, möjligen, möjligtvis
possibly {adv} (adverb indicating that a proposition may be true or false) SEE: perhaps ::
possum {n} (opossum) SEE: opossum ::
post {n} (long dowel or plank protruding from the ground) :: påle {c}, stolpe {c}, grindstolpe {c}
post {n} ((construction) stud; two-by-four) :: regel {c}, stolpe {c}
post {n} (pole in a battery) :: pol {c}
post {n} (goalpost (sports)) :: stolpe {c}
post {v} (to hang a notice in a conspicuous manner) :: anslå, sätta upp, spika, skriva
post {v} (to send to an electronic forum) :: posta, skriva, skicka
post {n} (method of delivering mail) :: post {c}
post {n} (individual message in a forum) :: postning {c}, meddelande {n}, inlägg {n}
post {v} (to send mail) :: posta, skicka
post {v} ((Internet) to publish a message) :: posta, skicka, skriva
post {n} (assigned station) :: vaktpost {c}, postering {c}, post {c}, kur {c}, vaktkur {c}
postage {n} (charge) :: porto {c}
postage {n} (postage stamp affixed as evidence of payment, see also: postage stamp) :: frankering
postage meter {n} (machine) :: frankeringsmaskin {c}
postage stamp {n} (piece of paper indicating postage has been paid) :: frimärke, märke {n}
postal code {n} (postcode) SEE: postcode ::
postal order {n} (money order processed by official post offices) :: postanvisning {c}
postalveolar {adj} (articulated with the tongue near or touching the back of the alveolar ridge) :: postalveolar
postal vote {n} (a vote made on an official form which is then sent through the post) :: poströst {c}
postbellum {adj} (of the period following a war) :: efterkrigs-
post box {n} (box in which post can be left to be picked up) SEE: mailbox ::
postcard {n} (rectangular piece of thick paper to be mailed without an envelope) :: vykort {n}, brevkort {n}
postcode {n} (sequence of letters and/or numbers added to a postal address) :: postkod {c}
postdate {v} :: postdatera
poster {n} (advertisement, see also: placard) :: anslag {n}, plakat {n}, affisch {c}
poster {n} (picture intended to be attached to a wall) :: poster {c}, affisch
poster {n} (shot which only hits a goal post) :: stolpe ut {c}, stolpskott {c}
postglacial rebound {n} (rise of depressed lithosphere) :: landhöjning {c}
postgraduate {n} (a person continuing to study after completing a degree) :: forskarstuderande {c}, doktorand {c}
posthumous {adj} (taking place after one's death) :: postum
posthumous {adj} (in reference to a work, published after the author's death) :: postum
posthumously {adv} (after death) :: postumt
postil {n} (collection of homilies) :: postilla {c}
postilion {n} (rider mounted on leading horse) :: spannryttare {c}
post-irony {n} :: postironi {c}
post-it {n} (post-it note) SEE: post-it note ::
post-it note {n} (a small piece of paper with an adhesive strip on one side) :: Post-It-lapp {c}
postman {n} (mailman) SEE: mailman ::
postmodernism {n} (a style of art, literature, etc) :: postmodernism {c}
post mortem {n} (An investigation of a corpse to determine the cause of death; an autopsy) :: obduktion {c}
post office {n} (place) :: postkontor {n}
post office box {n} (box hired as collection point for mail) :: postbox {c}
postpone {v} (to delay or put off an event) :: uppskjuta, senarelägga
postposition {n} ((grammar) words that come after the noun) :: postposition {c}
postscript {n} (addendum to a letter) :: postskriptum {n}, efterskrift {c}
postsynaptic {adj} (pertaining to the neuron that bears receptors for neurotransmitter released into the synaptic cleft) :: postsynaptisk
post-traumatic stress disorder {n} (condition that develops following some stressful situation) :: posttraumatiskt stressyndrom {n}
postulate {n} (logic: an axiom) :: postulat, axiom
postulate {n} (requirement, prerequisite) :: förutsättning {c}
postulate {v} (to assume as a premise) :: postulera
postwoman {n} (woman who delivers the post or mail) :: brevbärare {c}
pot {n} (vessel for cooking or storing food etc.) :: gryta {c}
pot {n} (crucible) SEE: crucible ::
pot {n} (plaster cast) SEE: plaster cast ::
potable {adj} (good for drinking) :: drickbar
potash {n} (pot ash) :: pottaska {c}
potassium {n} (the chemical element) :: kalium {n}
potassium hydroxide {n} (potassium hydroxide) :: kaliumhydroxid {c}
potassium nitrate {n} (potassium nitrate) :: salpeter {c}
potato {n} (plant tuber eaten as starchy vegetable) :: potatis {c}, potät {c}, jordäpple {n}, pära {c}, pantoffel {c}, plugg {c} [strongly colloquial slang]
potato chip {n} (potato crisp) SEE: potato crisp ::
potato crisp {n} (thin fried slice of potato) :: chips {n}
potato in its jacket {n} (baked potato) SEE: baked potato ::
potato masher {n} (utensil for mashing potatoes) :: potatisstöt {c}
potato pancake {n} (potato pancake) :: rårakor {p}, raggmunk {c}
potato salad {n} (salad made from chopped boiled potatoes) :: potatissallad
potbellied {adj} (having a potbelly) :: bukig, rundmagad, tjockmagad
pot calling the kettle black {n} (situation in which somebody accuses someone else of a fault shared by the accuser) :: kasta sten i glashus (throw stones in a glass house), se grandet i grannens öga men inte bjälken i sitt eget (to see the speck in your neighbor's eye but not the beam in your own)
pot calling the kettle black {n} :: kasta inte sten i glashus (don't throw stones in glass houses)
Potemkin village {n} (any false construct devised to disguise a shortcoming or improve appearances) :: potemkinkuliss
potential {n} (currently unrealized ability) :: potential {c}
potential {n} (energy of a unit electrical charge) :: potential {c}
potential {adj} (existing in possibility) :: potentiell
potholder {n} :: grytlapp {c}
pothole {n} (pit in the bed of a stream) :: jättegryta
potlatch {n} (communal meal to which guests bring dishes to share) :: knytkalas
potluck {n} (communal meal to which guests bring dishes to share) SEE: potlatch ::
potter {n} (one who makes pots and ceramic wares) :: krukmakare {c}
Potter {prop} (surname) :: Potter
pottery {n} (fired ceramic wares that contain clay when formed) :: keramik
pottery {n} (workshop where pottery is made) :: keramikverkstad {c}, keramisk verkstad {c}
potty {n} (bathroom) SEE: bathroom ::
potty {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet ::
potty {n} (outhouse) SEE: outhouse ::
potty {adj} (insane) SEE: insane ::
potty {n} (latrine) SEE: latrine ::
potty {n} (chamber pot) SEE: chamber pot ::
pouch {n} (pocket in which a marsupial carries its young) :: pung {c}
pouch {n} :: pung {c}
poultice {n} (A poultice or plaster) :: grötomslag {n}, foment, omslag {n}
poultry {n} (domestic fowl) :: fjäderfä {n}
pound {n} (unit of mass (16 ounces avoirdupois)) :: pund {n}
pound {n} (unit of currency) :: pund {n}
pound {n} (US: symbol #) SEE: hash ::
pound sign {n} (symbol #) SEE: hash ::
pound sterling {n} (currency of the UK) :: pund
pour {v} (to cause to flow in a stream) :: hälla
pour {v} :: hälla
pour gasoline on the fire {v} (add fuel to the fire) SEE: add fuel to the fire ::
pour in {v} :: flöda in
pouting {n} (fish, Trisopterus luscus) :: skäggtorsk {c}
Po valley {prop} (large plain in northern Italy) :: Poslätten {c}
poverty {n} (quality or state of being poor) :: fattigdom {c}
pow {interj} (sound of a violent impact) :: bom
pow {interj} (sound of an explosion) :: bang
powder {n} (fine particles of any dry substance) :: pulver {n}, puder {n}, stoft {n}
powder {n} (gunpowder) SEE: gunpowder ::
powdered milk {n} (dairy product) SEE: milk powder ::
powdered sugar {n} (very finely ground sugar used in icings, etc) :: florsocker {n}
powder keg {n} (volatile situation) :: krutdurk {c}
power {n} (capability or influence) :: makt {c}
power {n} (physical force or strength) :: kraft {c}
power {n} (physics: measure of the rate of doing work or transferring energy) :: effekt {c}
power {n} (maths: product of equal factors) :: potens {c}
power {n} (statistics: probability of correctly rejecting the null hypothesis) :: styrka {c}
power {n} (set theory: cardinality) SEE: cardinality ::
power board {n} (power strip) SEE: power strip ::
power cut {n} (interruption in the supply of power) :: strömavbrott {n}
power of attorney {n} (authorisation) :: fullmakt {c}
power of attorney {n} (document) :: fullmakt {c}
power plant {n} (the engine or motor) :: motor {c}
power plant {n} (power station) SEE: power station ::
power play {n} (ice hockey) :: numerärt överläge {n}
power play {n} (sports) :: numerärt överläge {n}
power point {n} (wall socket) SEE: wall socket ::
power station {n} (an industrial complex where electricity is produced) :: kraftverk
power strip {n} (block of electrical sockets) :: grenuttag {n}
power struggle {n} (a fight to gain dominance) :: maktkamp {c}
power supply {n} (part of apparatus) :: kraftaggregat {n}, nätaggregat {n}, nätdel {c}
powertrain {n} (powertrain) :: drivlina {c}
pox {n} (syphilis) SEE: syphilis ::
pp. {n} (pages) :: s.
practical {adj} (based on practice or action rather than theory or hypothesis) :: praktisk
practical {adj} (being likely to be effective and applicable to a real situation) :: praktisk
practical {adj} (having skills or knowledge that are practical) :: praktisk
practical joke {n} (something done for amusement to the detriment of someone else) :: spratt, skämt
practice {n} (repetition of an activity to improve skill) :: övning {c}, träning {c}
practice {n} (an ongoing pursuit of a craft or profession) :: praktik {c}
practice {n} (customary action, habit, or behaviour) :: vana {c}
practice {n} (actual operation or experiment, in contrast to theory) :: praktik {c}
practice makes perfect {proverb} (if one practices an activity enough, one will eventually master it) :: övning ger färdighet
practice what one preaches {v} (act in harmony with one's teachings) :: leva som man lär (to live as one teaches)
practise {v} (to repeat an activity as a way of improving one's skill) :: öva, träna
practise {v} (to perform or execute a craft or skill) :: utöva, praktisera
practise {v} (to perform or observe in a habitual fashion) :: utöva
praetor {n} (Roman administrative official) :: pretor {c}, praetor {c}
pragmatic {adj} (practical) :: pragmatisk
pragmatics {n} (study of the use of the language in a social context) :: pragmatik {c}
Prague {prop} (capital of the Czech Republic) :: Prag {n}
Prairial {prop} (the ninth month of French Republican Calendar) :: prairial {c}, ängsmånad {c}
prairie {n} (An extensive area of relatively flat grassland) :: prärie {c}
prairie dog {n} (burrowing rodent) :: präriehund {c}
praise {v} (to give praise to) :: berömma
praise the Lord {interj} (phrase used to thank God by Christians) :: prisa Gud
praiseworthy {adj} (meriting praise) :: tacknämlig, lovvärd, berömvärd
pram {n} (perambulator) :: barnvagn {c}
Prangli {prop} (island) :: Wrangö
prank {n} (practical joke or mischievous trick) :: hyss {n}, streck {n}, bus {n}, busstreck {n}
prank call {n} (practical joke made using the telephone) :: busringning {c}
praseodymium {n} (chemical element) :: praseodym {n}
prattle {n} (babble) :: pladder, joller
prawn {n} (large shrimp) :: räka {c}
pray {v} (to petition a higher being) :: be
pray {v} (to beg humbly for aid) :: bönfalla, be
pray {v} (to talk to God) :: bedja, be
prayer {n} (practice of communicating with one's God) :: bön
prayer {n} (the act of praying) :: bön
prayer {n} (the specific words or methods used for praying) :: bön
prayer {n} (a meeting held for the express purpose of praying) :: bön, förbön
prayer {n} (a request; a petition) :: bön
prayer {n} :: bön
prayer {n} (one who prays) :: bedjare {c}, förbedjare {c}
prayer mat {n} (prayer rug) SEE: prayer rug ::
prayer rug {n} (small rug on which Muslims kneel to pray) :: bönematta {c}
prayer wheel {n} (rotating cylinder containing prayers) :: bönekvarn {c}
praying mantis {n} (any of various predatory insects of the Mantidae family) :: bönsyrsa {c}
pre- {prefix} (before) :: pre-, för-
preach {v} (give a sermon) :: predika
preach {v} (advise or recommend earnestly) :: predika
preacher {n} (one who preaches) :: predikant
preach to the choir {v} (speaking to those that already believe) :: predika för de redan frälsta
preach to the converted {v} (preach to the choir) SEE: preach to the choir ::
Precambrian {prop} (eon before the Phanerozoic) :: prekambrium {n}
precarious {adj} (dangerously insecure or unstable; perilous) :: prekär
precarious {adj} :: prekär
precarity {n} (condition of existence) :: prekarisering {c}
precaution {n} (Previous caution or care) :: försiktighetsåtgärd {c}, säkerhetsåtgärd {c}
precedence {n} (the state of preceding in importance or priority) :: företräde {n}
precedent {n} (prior judgment in law) :: precedensfall {n}, prejudikat {n}
precept {n} (rule or principle governing personal conduct) :: föreskrift, regel {c}, rättesnöre {n}
precession {n} :: precession {c}
pre-Christian {adj} (before the arrival of Christianity) :: förkristen
precinct {n} (police district) :: polisstation
precious {adv} (intensifier) SEE: very ::
precious {adj} (of high value or worth) :: dyrbar
precious metal {n} (metallic element with high economic value) :: ädelmetall
precipice {n} (very steep cliff) :: brant {c}
precipitation {n} (weather: water falling from the atmosphere) :: nederbörd {c}
precipitation {n} (chemistry: chemical reaction forming solid in liquid) :: utfällning {c}
precise {adj} (exact) :: precis
precise {adj} ((sciences) clustered close together) :: noggrann
precisely {adv} (in a precise manner) :: precis
precocious {adj} (characterized by exceptionally early development or maturity) :: brådmogen
precocious {adj} (exhibiting advanced skills at an abnormally early age) :: brådmogen
precomputer {adj} :: fördatorisk (poetic)
preconception {n} (prejudice) SEE: prejudice ::
precondition {n} (preexisting requirement) :: förutsättning, betingelse {c}
precursor {n} (forerunner, predecessor) :: förelöpare, föregångare {c}
predator {n} (animal or organism that hunts) :: rovdjur {n}, predator {c}
predecessor {n} (one who precedes) :: föregångare {c}
predecessor {n} (model or type which precedes) :: föregångare {c}
predestination {n} (religious doctrine) :: predestination {c}, förutbestämmelse {c}
predestiny {n} (predestination) SEE: predestination ::
predicament {n} (An unfortunate or trying position or condition.) :: predikament {n}, obehaglig situation {c}
predicate {adj} (grammar) :: predikat {n}
predicate {adj} (logic) :: ett predikat
predicate calculus {n} (a branch of logic) :: predikatlogik
predicative {adj} (used after a verb) :: predikativ
predicative {n} (an element of the predicate of a sentence which supplements the subject or object by means of the verb) :: predikativ
predict {v} (to state, or make something known in advance) :: förutsäga, spå, sia
predictability {n} (The characteristic of being predictable) :: förutsägbarhet
predictable {adj} (able to be predicted) :: förutsägbar
prediction {n} (a statement about the future) :: förutsägelse {c}, förutsago {c} [obsolete, in older litt.], spådom {c}, prognos {c}, prediktion {c} [scientific]
predilection {n} (tendency towards) :: förkärlek
predominant {adj} :: dominerande, förhärskande, övervägande
predominate {adj} (predominant) SEE: predominant ::
preeclampsia {n} (complication of pregnancy) :: graviditetstoxikos, preeklampsi
pre-ejaculate {n} (pre-ejaculate) :: försats {c}
preeminent {adj} (exceeding others in quality or rank) :: framstående
preemptive {adj} :: förebyggande
preface {n} (introduction before the main text) :: förord {n}
prefatory {adj} (introductory) :: inlednings-, inledande
prefecture {n} (The district governed by a prefect) :: prefektur {c}
prefer {v} (to favor) :: föredraga, föredra
preference {n} (selection) :: företräde, preferens
preference {n} (option to select or selected) :: företräde
preference {n} (state of being preferred) :: företräde
preference {n} (liking) :: förkärlek, preferens
preference {n} (bias) :: förmånsrätt
preferences {n} (user-specified settings of parameters in computer software) :: inställningar
preferences {n} (plural of "preference") SEE: preference ::
preferred stock {n} (stock senior to common stock) :: preferensaktie {c}
prefix {n} (morpheme at the beginning of a word) :: prefix {n}, förstavelse {c}
preggers {adj} (informal: pregnant) :: på smällen
pregnancy {n} (condition) :: graviditet {c}
pregnant {adj} (fertile) SEE: fertile ::
pregnant {adj} (carrying developing offspring within the body) :: gravid, havande, på smällen [slang]
preheat {v} (to heat something in preparation for further action, especially cooking) :: förvärme
prehistoric {adj} (of relating to the epoch before written record) :: förhistorisk
prehistory {n} (history of human culture prior to written records) :: förhistoria {c}
prejudice {n} (adverse judgement formed beforehand) :: fördom {c}
prejudiced {adj} (having prejudices) :: fördomsfull
prejudicial {adj} (causing harm or injury; detrimental, harmful or injurious) :: skadlig
prelate {n} (clergyman) :: prelat
preliminary {adj} (in preparation for the main matter) :: preliminär
preliminary ruling {n} (decision) :: förhandsavgörande
premarital {adj} (before one’s marriage) :: föräktenskaplig
prematurely {adv} (in a premature manner) :: i förtid
prematurity {n} (thing that occurs prematurely) :: förtid {c}
premeditated {adj} (planned, considered or estimated in advance; deliberate) :: överlagd
premier {n} (prime minister of a country) SEE: prime minister ::
premier {adj} (foremost, very first or very highest in quality or degree) :: först, förnämst, främst
premier {n} :: statsminister {c}
premiere {n} (first showing of a film, play or other form of entertainment) :: premiär {c}
premiere {v} ((intransitive) of a film or play, to play for the first time) :: ha premiär
première {n} (premiere) SEE: premiere ::
premise {n} (proposition antecedently supposed or proved) :: premiss
premise {n} (piece of real estate) :: lokal
premium {n} (a prize or award) :: premie {c}, premium {n}
premonition {n} (clairvoyant or clairaudient experience) :: varsel {n}, förebud {n}
premonition {n} (strong intuition) :: föraning {c}
prenup {n} (prenuptial agreement) SEE: prenuptial agreement ::
prenuptial agreement {n} (document stating legal claims upon a divorce) :: äktenskapsförord {n}
prep {n} (homework) SEE: homework ::
prep {n} (preparation) SEE: preparation ::
prep {n} (preparatory school) SEE: prep school ::
preparation {n} (act) :: förberedelse {c}
prepare {v} (to make ready for a specific future purpose) :: förbereda
prepare {v} (to make ready for eating or drinking) :: förbereda
prepare {v} (to make oneself ready) :: förbereda sig
prepare {v} (to produce by combining elements) :: förbereda
prepared {adj} (ready, willing) :: beredd, klar, parat, redo
preparty {n} (party before main event) :: förfest {c}
preponderance {n} (state of being preponderant) :: övervikt {c}
preposition {n} (grammar: a type of word like "of, from, for, by") :: preposition {c}
prepositional {n} (the prepositional case) SEE: prepositional case ::
prepositional case {n} (case serving as object of a preposition) :: lokativ {c}
prepositional phrase {n} (phrase containing both a preposition and its complement) :: prepositionsfras
preposterous {adj} (absurd, or contrary to common sense) :: grotesk, bakvänd
prep school {n} :: privatskola
prepuce {n} (foreskin of certain animals) SEE: sheath ::
prepuce {n} (foreskin) SEE: foreskin ::
prerequisite {n} (Something that must be gained in order to gain something else) :: förutsättning {c}, betingelse {c}
prerevolutionary {adj} (occurring before a revolution) :: förrevolutionär
prerogative {n} (right, generally) SEE: right ::
presbyopia {n} (inability of the eye, due to ageing, to focus on nearby objects) :: presbyopi, ålderssynthet
Presbyterian {adj} (relating to the Presbyterian Church) :: presbyteriansk
Presbyterianism {n} (form of Protestantism) :: presbyterianism {c}
presbytery {n} (chancel) SEE: chancel ::
preschool {n} (nursery school) SEE: nursery school ::
preschooler {n} (a child who is educated at preschool) :: förskolebarn {n}, förskoleelev {c}
prescribe {v} (to order a drug or medical device) :: ordinera, förskriva
prescribe {v} (to specify as a required procedure or ritual) :: skriva ut
prescription {n} (written order for the administration of a medicine) :: recept {n}
prescription {adj} (available with prescription) :: receptbelagd
prescription drug {n} (licensed medicine) :: receptbelagt läkemedel
prescriptive {adj} (of or pertaining to prescribing or enjoining, especially an action or behavior based on a norm or standard) :: preskriptiv
presence {n} (fact or condition of being present) :: närvaro
present {n} (gift) SEE: gift ::
present {n} (present tense) SEE: present tense ::
present {adj} (pertaining to the current time) :: nuvarande
present {adj} (in the immediate vicinity) :: närvarande
present {n} (current time) :: nu {n}, nutid {c}
present {v} (bring into the presence of) :: föreställa, introducera, presentera
present {v} (bring before court) :: anmäla, ange, föreställa, inge, introducera, åtala
present {v} (give (someone) as gift or award) :: presentera, överlämna
presentation {n} (presenting to an audience) :: föredrag {n}, presentation {c}
present-day {adj} (in existence now) :: dagens
present participle {n} (verb form that indicates an ongoing action) :: presensparticip {c}
present perfect {n} (tense that expresses action in the past with consequences in the present time) :: perfekt {n}
present tense {n} (form of language) :: presens
preservation {n} (the act of preserving) :: bevarande {n}
preservative {n} (any agent, natural or artificial that acts to preserve) :: konserveringsmedel {n}
preserve {n} (sweet spread) :: sylt {c}, marmelad {c}, konserverad frukt {c}
preserve {n} (nature preserve) :: naturreservat {n}
preserve {v} (to protect) :: bevara
preset {adj} (set in advance) :: förinställning {c}
presidency {n} (office or role of president) :: presidentskap, presidentpost, presidentämbete
presidency {n} (time during which one is president) :: presidentperiod
president {n} (the head of state of a republic) :: president {c}
president {n} (the primary leader of a corporation) :: styrelseordförande {c}
president-elect {n} (person who has been elected to a presidency but has not yet been inducted into office) :: tillträdande president {c}
presidential palace {n} (White House) SEE: White House ::
press {v} (to press) SEE: bear ::
press {n} (device used to apply pressure) :: press {c}
press {n} (printed media) :: press {c}
press {n} (printing machine) :: tryckpress {c}
press {v} (to apply pressure) :: trycka
press {n} (publisher) SEE: publisher ::
press brake {n} (machine for cold-forming sheet metal) :: kantpress {c}
Pressburg {prop} (Bratislava) SEE: Bratislava ::
press conference {n} (question and answer session with members of television, print and other media) :: presskonferens {c}
presser foot {n} (part of a sewing machine) :: pressarfot {c}
press release {n} (official written media statement) :: pressmeddelande {n}
pressure {n} (a pressing; force applied to a surface) :: tryck {n}
pressure {n} (mental strain) :: press
pressure {n} (physics: amount of force divided by area) :: tryck {n}
pressure {n} :: tryck
pressure cooker {n} (cooking vessel) :: tryckkokare {c}
pressure ulcer {n} (bedsore) SEE: bedsore ::
prestige {n} (dignity, status, or esteem) :: anseende {n}, prestige {c}
prestigious {adj} (of high prestige) :: prestigefull, prestigefylld
presume {v} (to assume to be true, suppose) :: förmoda, förutsätta
presumptuous {adj} (going beyond what is proper) :: förmäten, övermodig
presuppose {v} (to assume some truth without proof) :: förutsätta {c}
presynaptic {adj} (pertaining to the neuron that releases neurotransmitter) :: presynaptisk
pretence {n} (act of pretending or pretension) :: förevändning {c}
pretend {v} (to allege falsely) :: låtsas
pretentious {adj} (marked by an unwarranted claim to importance or distinction) :: pretentiös
preterite {n} (preterite tense; simple past) :: preteritum {n}
preternatural {adj} (existing outside of the natural world) :: onaturlig, övernaturlig
pretext {n} (false, contrived or assumed purpose) :: svepskäl {n}, undanflykt {c}, förevändning {c}
pretty {adj} (especially of women and children: pleasant, attractive) :: vacker, fin, skön (older form), snygg, söt [especially of children]
pretty {adv} (somewhat) :: rätt, ganska
pretty {adv} :: ganska, [informal] rätt så
pretty much {adv} (almost completely; very nearly; mostly) :: i stort sett
prevail {v} (To be current, widespread or predominant; to have currency or prevalence) :: förhärska
prevalent {adj} (widespread, preferred) :: utbredd, spridd, vedertagen
prevent {v} (to keep from happening) :: förhindra, förebygga
prevent {v} (to prevent) SEE: forestall ::
preventive {adj} (preventing, hindering, or acting as an obstacle to) :: förebyggande
preview {n} (foretaste of something) :: förhandsvisning, försmak {c}, glimt {c}
preview {n} (advance showing of a film, exhibition etc.) :: förhandsvisning {c}
preview {v} (to show something in advance) :: förhandsvisa
previous {adj} (prior) :: förra, föregående
previous {adj} (premature) :: tidig
previously {adv} (at an earlier time) :: förut
Prey Nokor {prop} (Saigon) SEE: Saigon ::
Priam {prop} (king of Troy) :: Priamos
priapism {n} (medical condition) :: priapism
price {n} (cost required to gain possession of something) :: pris {n}
price {n} (cost of an action or deed) :: pris {n}
price {v} (determine or put a price on something) :: värdera, prissätta
price-earnings ratio {n} (ratio of share price to earnings per share) :: P/E-tal {n}
priceless {adj} (so precious as not to be sold at any price) :: obetalbar, oskattbar, ovärderlig
price list {n} (list of items with prices) :: prislista {c}
price tag {n} (the tag or sticker attached to a product, displaying its price) :: prislapp {c}
prick {n} ((slang) a penis) :: kuk, pitt
prickly oak {n} (kermes oak) SEE: kermes oak ::
prickly pear {n} (cactus fruit) :: kaktusfikon {n}
pride {n} (quality or state of being proud; inordinate self-esteem; an unreasonable conceit of one's own superiority in talents, beauty, wealth, rank etc.) :: stolthet {c}
pride {n} (sense of one's own worth, and abhorrence of what is beneath or unworthy of one) :: stolthet {c}
pride {n} (proud or disdainful behavior or treatment; insolence or arrogance of demeanor; haughty bearing and conduct) :: stolthet {c}
pride {n} (that of which one is proud; that which excites boasting or self-gratulation; the occasion or ground of self-esteem) :: stolthet {c}
pride {n} (show; ostentation; glory) :: prål, skrytsamhet, vräkighet
pride {n} (highest pitch; elevation reached; loftiness; prime; glory) :: höjdpunkt, topp
pride {n} (company of lions) :: flock {c}
pride {n} (small European lamprey (Petromyzon branchialis)) :: igelnejonöga
pride {v} (take or experience pride in something) :: vara stolt
pride comes before a fall {proverb} (Translations) :: högmod går före fall
priest {n} (clergyman (clergywoman, clergyperson)) :: präst {c}, prost {c}, pastor {c}
priestess {n} (woman with religious duties) :: prästinna
priesthood {n} (role or office) :: prästerskap {n}
priesthood {n} (clergy) :: prästerskap {n}
prima donna {n} (person who considers themself important) :: primadonna {c}, diva {c}
primality {n} (condition of being a prime number) :: primalitet
primal scene {n} (in Freudian theory, the first time a child witnesses (and understands) its parents copulating) :: primalscene {m}
primary {adj} (that which is placed ahead of others) :: primär
primary key {n} (key in database table) :: primärnyckel {c}
primary school {n} (first formal, obligatory school) :: grundskola {c}, lågstadie {c}
primate {n} (mammal) :: primat {c}
prime {adj} (first in time, order, or sequence) :: först, tidigast
prime {adj} (first in excellence, quality, or value) :: förstklassig, prima
prime {adj} (mathematics: having no factors except itself and unity) :: prim-
prime {adj} (first in importance, degree, or rank) :: främst, förnämst, huvud-, viktigast
prime {n} (earliest stage) :: början {c}
prime {n} (most active, thriving, or successful stage or period) :: blomstringstid {c}, glansdagar {c-p}, glansperiod {c}
prime {n} (chief or best individual or part) :: utvald
prime {n} (music: first note or tone of a musical scale) :: prim {c}
prime {n} (fencing: first defensive position) :: prim {c}
prime {n} (algebra: prime element of a mathematical structure) :: [when an integer] primtal {n}
prime {n} (symbol ( ′ ) ) :: primtecken
prime {v} (to prepare a mechanism) :: aptera, förbereda, klarställa
prime {v} (to apply a coat of primer paint to) :: grunda, grundmåla
prime factorization {n} (factorization of a positive integer) :: primtalsfaktorisering
prime minister {n} (chief member of the cabinet and head of the government) :: premiärminister {c}, statsminister {c}
prime number {n} (natural number) :: primtal {n}
primer {n} (children's book introducing basic literacy) :: ABC-bok {c}, abc-bok {c}, läsebok {c}
primeval {adj} (belonging to the first ages) :: urtids-
primeval forest {n} (large forest unaffected by humans) :: urskog {n}
primigravida {n} (woman or female animal who is pregnant for the first time, or who has been pregnant once) :: förstföderska {c}
primogeniture {n} (state of being the firstborn of the children of the same parents) :: förstfödd
primogeniture {n} (exclusive right of inheritance belonging to the eldest child) :: förstfödslorätt, primogenitur
primordial {adj} (earliest) :: ursprunglig
prince {n} (male ruler or head of a principality) :: furste {c}
prince {n} (son or male-line grandson of a reigning monarch) :: prins {c}
prince {n} (Agaricus augustus) :: kungschampinjon {c}
Prince Albert {n} (piercing through the glans penis) :: Prince Albert
Prince Charming {n} (the fictional character) :: drömprins
Prince Charming {n} (romantically ideal man) :: drömprins {c}, prins charmig
princely {adj} (relating to a prince) :: furstlig
Prince of Wales {prop} (royal title) :: prins av Wales {c}
princess {n} (female member of royal family) :: prinsessa {c}
princess {n} (female monarch, or wife of a ruler) :: furstinna {c}
principal {n} (essential point or rule) SEE: principle ::
principal {adj} (primary, main) :: huvudsaklig
principal {n} (money originally invested or loaned) :: kapitalbelopp {n}, kapital {n}, huvudstol {c}
principal {n} (chief administrator of a school) :: rektor {c}
principality {n} (region) :: furstendöme {n}
principle {n} (fundamental assumption) :: princip {c}
principle {n} (rule to solve a problem) :: princip {c}
principle {n} (moral rule or aspect) :: princip {c}
principled {adj} (having principles) :: principfast
print {v} (to produce a copy of a text or image on a surface, especially by machine) :: trycka
print {v} (to write clearly) :: texta
print {n} (visible impression on a surface) :: avtryck {n}
print {n} (cloth that has a pattern printed on it) :: tryck {n}
print {n} :: tryck {n}
print {n} (fingerprint) SEE: fingerprint ::
print {n} (footprint) SEE: footprint ::
printer {n} (one who makes prints) :: typograf {c}, tryckare {c}, tryckerska {c} (female printer) [antiquated]
printer {n} (operator of a printing press) :: tryckare {c} (press operator), tryckeriägare {c} (owner of printing business), tryckerska {c} (female printer) [antiquated]
printer {n} (computing: device used to print text or images) :: skrivare {c}
printing press {n} (machine for printing) :: tryckpress {c}
printout {n} (A hard copy) :: utskrift {c}
prior {adj} (former) SEE: former ::
prior {adv} (previously) SEE: previously ::
prioritize {v} (to arrange or list in order of priority or importance) :: prioritera
prioritize {v} (to rank as having priority) :: prioritera
priority {n} (item's relative importance) :: prioritet {c}, förtur {c}, företräde {n}
priority {n} (goal of a person or an organisation) :: prioritering {c}, prioritet {c}, fokus {n}
prior to {prep} (before (formal)) :: innan, före
prise {n} (prize) SEE: prize ::
prism {n} (geometry: polyhedron with parallel ends of the same size and shape) :: prisma {n} {c}
prism {n} (block used to split or reflect light) :: prisma {n} {c}
prison {n} (place of long-term confinement for those convicted of serious crimes) :: fängelse {n}
prison {v} (imprison) SEE: imprison ::
prisoner {n} (person incarcerated in a prison) :: fånge {c}, fängelsekund {c}, intern {c}
prisoner {n} (figurative: any person held against his or her will) :: fånge {c}
prisoner of conscience {n} (person) :: samvetsfånge {c}
prisoner of war {n} (soldier or combatant captured by the enemy) :: krigsfånge
prison guard {n} (person working to provide order to in a jail) :: fångvaktare {c}
pristine {adj} (unspoiled) :: ofördärvad, ursprunglig
Priština {prop} (city) :: Pristina
privacy {n} (state of being private) :: avskildhet {c}, privatliv
privacy policy {n} (statement detailing policies that an organization uses to collect information about users) :: integritetspolicy
private {adj} (belonging to, concerning, or accessible only to an individual person or a specific group) :: privat
private {adj} (not accessible by the public) :: privat
private {adj} :: privat
private {n} (soldier) :: menig {c}
private car {n} (privately owned car) :: privatbil {c}
privateer {n} (privately owned warship) :: kaparskepp {n}
privateer {n} (officer or crew of a privateer ship) :: kapare {c}, fribrytare {c}
private eye {n} (A private personal detective) :: privatdeckare {c}
private investigator {n} (agent hired by a private party) :: privatdetektiv {c}
private life {n} (aspect of one's life that are personal) :: privatliv {n}
private parts {n} (genitals or sex organs) SEE: genitalia ::
private parts {n} (intimate parts of the human body) :: privata delar {c-p}
private school {n} (fee charging school) :: privatskola {c}
private sector {n} (organizations not controlled by government) :: privat sektor {c}
privatization {n} (transfer from the government to private ownership) :: privatisering {c}
privatize {v} (to release government control to private industry) :: privatisera
privet {interj} (hello) SEE: hello ::
privilege {n} (particular benefit, advantage, or favor) :: privilegium
privy {n} (lavatory or toilet) SEE: toilet ::
privy {n} (outhouse) SEE: outhouse ::
privy {adj} (with knowledge of; party to; let in on) :: invigd
privy {n} (latrine) SEE: latrine ::
prize {n} (something captured) :: pris, trofé {c}
prize {n} (anything captured using the rights of war) :: pris, trofé {c}
prize {n} (honor or reward striven for in a competitive contest) :: pris {n}, vinst {c}
prize {n} (that which may be won by chance) :: pris {n}
prize {n} (anything worth striving for) :: pris {n}, lön {c}
prize {n} (competition) :: pris, vinst {c}
prize {v} (to consider something highly valuable) :: prisa
Pärnu {prop} (city in Estonia) :: Pärnu
pro {n} (advantage of something) :: fördel {c}
proactive {adj} (acting in advance) :: förebyggande, proaktiv
probability {n} (state of being probable; likelihood) :: sannolikhet {c}
probability distribution {n} (mathematical function) :: sannolikhetsfördelning {c}
probability theory {n} (study of probability) :: sannolikhetsteori {c}, sannolikhetslära {c}
probably {adv} (in all likelihood) :: nog, sannolikt, troligen, antagligen, förmodligen, troligtvis
probation {n} (period of conditional employment or engagement) :: praktisk arbetslivsorientering {c}
probationary period {n} (probationary period) :: provanställningsperiod {c}, provanställning {c}
probe {n} (spacecraft) :: sond {c}
probe {v} (to explore, investigate, or question) :: utforska
probity {n} (integrity) :: redlighet {c}, rättskaffenhet {c}
problem {n} (difficulty) :: problem {n}
problematize {v} (to consider something as if it were a problem) :: problematisera
problem child {n} (difficult child) :: problembarn {n}
proboscis {n} (slang: a nose) SEE: schnozzle ::
proboscis {n} (elongated tube) :: snabel {c}
procedure {n} (set of established forms or methods of an organized body) :: procedur {c}
process {n} (series of events to produce a result) :: process {c}, förlopp {n}
process {n} (path of succession of states through which a system passes) :: process {c}
process {v} (to think information over, and assimilate it) :: bearbeta
processor {n} (microprocessor) :: processor {c}
proclaim {v} (to excitedly, verbosely and candidly describe) :: proklamera
proclaim {v} (to announce or declare) :: förkunna
proclitic {n} (clitic which joins with the following word) :: proklitikon {n}
procrastinate {v} (put off; to delay taking action) :: prokrastinera, förhala
procrastinate {v} (put off; delay something) :: skjuta upp, förhala
procrastination {n} (act of postponing, delaying or putting off) :: förhalning, förhalande, prokrastinering
procreate {v} (to procreate) SEE: beget ::
procreation {n} (the act of reproducing new individuals biologically) SEE: reproduction ::
procreation {n} (the process by which an organism produces others of its kind) :: fortplantning {c}
procreation {n} :: fortplantning
proctologist {n} (expert in proctology) :: proktolog {c}
proctology {n} (branch of medicine) :: proktologi {c}
proctor {n} (person who supervises students as they take an examination) :: tentamensvakt {c}
procurable {adj} (obtainable) SEE: obtainable ::
procure {v} (To acquire or obtain an item or service) :: skaffa, införskaffa, anskaffa
procurement {n} (purchasing department of a company) :: inköpsavdelning {c}
procurement {n} (act of procuring or obtaining) :: upphandling {c}, inköp {n}
procyonid {n} (any member of the Procyonidae family) :: halvbjörn {c}
prod {v} (poke) :: sticka
prod {n} (device used to goad livestock into moving) :: elfösare {c} [electric], fösare {c} [as suffix: -fösare, prefixed with determiner; of vb. fösa, "to drive"]
prodigal {n} (prodigal) SEE: spendthrift ::
prodigious {adj} (gigantic or huge) :: ofantlig, enorm, gigantisk
prodigious {adj} (amazing) :: häpnadsväckande
prodigy {n} (amazing or marvellous thing) :: under {n}, underverk {n}, vidunder {n}, mirakel {n}
prodigy {n} (wonderful example of something) :: under {n}, underverk {n}
prodigy {n} (extremely talented person, especially a child) :: underbarn {n}
produce {v} (to make or manufacture) :: producera
produce {n} (offspring) SEE: offspring ::
producer {n} (in economics) :: producent {c}, [producer of goods] tillverkare {c}
producer {n} (in arts) :: producent {c}
product {n} (commodity for sale) :: produkt {c}, vara {c}
product {n} (amount created by a process) :: produkt {c}
product {n} (consequence of efforts) :: resultat {n}
product {n} (result of chemical reaction) :: produkt {c}
product {n} (multiplication result) :: produkt {c}
production {n} (the act of producing) :: produktion {c}
production {n} (the total amount produced) :: produktion {c}
production {n} (the presentation of a theatrical work) :: produktion {c}
product placement {n} (a form of advertising) :: produktplacering {c}
profession {n} (occupation) :: yrke {n}
professional {n} (person who earns their living from a specified activity) :: proffs {n}
professional {n} (expert) :: proffs {n}, expert {c}
professional {adj} (of, pertaining to, or in accordance with the standards of a profession) :: professionell
professional {adj} (that is carried out as a livelihood) :: professionell
professional {adj} (expert) :: professionell
professionalism {n} (status or methods of a professional) :: professionalism
professionally {adv} (in a professional manner) :: professionellt, yrkesmässigt
professional university {n} (university of applied sciences) SEE: university of applied sciences ::
professor {n} (a higher ranking for a teacher or faculty member at a college or university) :: lärare {m}, lärarinna {f}, lektor {c}, adjunkt {c}, föreläsare {c}, professor {c}, professorska {c} [professor's wife]
proficiency {n} (ability or skill) :: färdighet {c}, kunskap {c}, kunnighet {c}, begåvning {c}, skicklighet {c}
proficient {adj} (skilled) :: sakkunnig, erfaren
profile {n} (outermost shape) :: profil {c}
profile {n} (shape, view, or shadow of a person's head from the side) :: profil {c}
profile {n} (summary or collection of information, especially about a person) :: profil {c}
profile {n} (reputation) SEE: reputation ::
profit {n} (benefit) :: vinst, förtjänst
profit {n} (total income or cash flow minus expenditures) :: vinst {c}, förtjänst {c}, bruttovinst {c}
profitable {adj} (producing profit) :: lönsam
profit sharing {n} (system to divide profit) :: vinstdelning {c}
profit warning {n} (an announcement by a company that its profits are likely to be less than expected) :: vinstvarning {c}
profound {adj} :: djupsinnig, klartänkt, skarpsinnig
profuse {adj} (In great quantity or abundance) :: överflödande {n}
progenitor {n} (founder) SEE: founder ::
progeny {n} (offspring) :: avkomma {c}, ättlingar {c-p}
progeny {n} (result of a creative effort) :: resultat {n}, alster {n}
prognosticate {v} (predict, foretell) :: förutsäga
prognosticate {v} (betoken) :: förebåda
program {n} (set of structured activities) :: program {n}
program {n} (leaflet listing information about a play, game or other activity) :: program {n}
program {n} (performance of a show or other broadcast on radio or television) :: program {n}
program {n} (software application) :: program {n}, mjukvara {f}
program {v} (to enter a program or other instructions into a computer) :: programmera, mjukvaruutveckla, utveckla mjukvara
program {v} (to put together the schedule of an event) :: planera, planlägga
programmable logic controller {n} (programmable electronic device) :: Programmerbart styrsystem {n}
programme {n} (programme) SEE: program ::
programmer {n} (one who writes computer programs) :: programmerare {c}
programmer {n} (one who decides which programs will be shown on a television station) :: musikredaktör {c}, programchef {c}
programming {n} (act of writing a computer program) :: programmering {c}
programming {n} (brain-washing) SEE: brain-washing ::
programming language {n} (code of reserved words and symbols) :: programmeringsspråk, programspråk {n}
progress {n} (advancement to a more developed state) :: framsteg {n}, t framgång {c}
progress {n} (movement onwards or forwards) :: framsteg {n} [improvement]
progress bar {n} (computing: a bar that indicates the progression of a task) :: förloppsindikator {c}
progressive {adj} (continuous) SEE: continuous ::
prohibit {v} (to proscribe officially) :: förbjuda
prohibited {adj} (forbidden) SEE: forbidden ::
prohibition {n} (law that prohibits something) :: förbud {n}
project {n} (planned endeavor) :: projekt {n}
project {v} (to extend beyond a surface) :: sträcka ut
project {v} (to cast (image/shadow)) :: projicera
project {v} (to extend outward) :: projicera
project {v} (to make plans for; forecast) :: projektera
projectile {n} (object intended to be or having been fired from a weapon) :: projektil {c}
project management {n} (discipline of organizing and managing project resources) :: projektledning
project manager {n} (one who manages projects) :: projektledare {c}
projector {n} (optical device) :: projektor {c}
prokaryote {n} (organism characterized by absence of nucleus) :: prokaryot
prolactin {n} (hormone) :: prolaktin
prolapse {v} (to move out of place) :: falla fram
prolapse {n} (a moving out of place) :: framfall {n}, prolaps
proletarian {adj} (relating to proletariat) :: proletärisk
proletarian {n} (member of the proletariat) :: proletär {c}
proletariat {n} (working class or lower class) :: proletäriat {n}
proliferation {n} (the process by which an organism produces others of its kind) :: förökning
prolific {adj} (Similarly producing results or works in abundance) :: produktiv
proline {n} (nonessential amino acid; C5H9NO2) :: prolin
prolix {adj} (tediously lengthy) :: långrandig
prolix {adj} (tending to use large or obscure words, which few understand) :: omständlig
prolocutrix {n} (female prolocutor) SEE: spokeswoman ::
prolog {n} (prologue) SEE: prologue ::
prologue {n} (speech or section used as an introduction, especially to a play or novel) :: prolog {c}
prolong {v} (to extend in space or length) :: förlänga
prolong {v} (to lengthen in time; to extend the duration of; to draw out; to continue) :: förlänga
prolong {v} (to lengthen temporally; to put off to a distant time; to postpone) :: skjuta upp
prolonged {adj} (lengthy in duration; extended; protracted) :: långvarig, utdragen
prom {n} (a formal ball) :: bal
promenade {n} (place to walk) :: promenad {c}
promethium {n} (chemical element) :: prometium {n}
prominent {adj} (eminent, distinguished above others) :: framstående
promiscuous {adj} (indiscriminate in choice of sexual partners) :: promiskuös
promise {n} (vow) :: löfte {c}
promise {v} (to commit to something or action) :: lova
Promised Land {prop} (land promised by God) :: det förlovade landet {n}
promising {adj} (showing promise, and likely to develop in a desirable fashion) :: lovande, löftesrik
promontory {n} (a high point of land extending into a body of water, headland; cliff) :: udde
promote {v} (raise someone to a more important, responsible, or remunerative job or rank) :: befordra
promoter {n} (One who promotes) :: promotor {c}, förbättrare {c}, stödjare {c}, stöttepelare {c}, främjare {c}
promotion {n} (advancement in position) :: befordran
prompt {v} (to show or tell an actor/person the words they should be saying, or actions they should be doing) :: sufflera
promulgate {v} (to make known public) :: förkunna, kungöra
promulgate {v} (to put into effect as a regulation) :: utfärda
pronaos {n} (the inner area of the portico of a Greek or Roman temple) :: pronaos
prone {adj} (predisposed) :: benägen
prong {n} (thin, pointed, projecting part) :: spets, klo, led, udd {c}
pronghorn {n} (North American mammal) :: gaffelbock {c}, gaffelantilop {c}
pronominal adverb {n} (type of adverb) :: pronominaladverb {n}
pronoun {n} (type of noun) :: pronomen {n}
pronounce {v} (to pronounce) SEE: say ::
pronounce {v} (to sound out a word) :: uttala
pronounce {v} :: [2] uttala, [3] förklara, [3] deklarera
pronouncing dictionary {n} (dictionary that provides pronunciations of words) SEE: pronunciation dictionary ::
pronunciation {n} (sound of a word) :: uttal {n}, frambörd
pronunciation {n} (way in which words are pronounced) :: uttal
pronunciation dictionary {n} (dictionary that provides pronunciations of words) :: uttalsordbok {c}
proof {n} (any effort, process, or operation designed to establish or discover a fact or truth) :: bevis {n}
-proof {suffix} (denoting an impervious quality) :: -säker
proof by contradiction {n} (proof of a statement adduced by deriving a contradiction from the statement's negation) :: motsägelsebevis {n}
proofread {v} (to check for errors in spelling and grammar) :: korrekturläsa
proofreader {n} (person who proofreads) :: korrekturläsare {c}
proofreader {n} (person whose occupation is to proofread) :: korrekturläsare {c}
proofreading {n} (act or process by which a document is proofread) :: korrekturläsning {c}
prop {n} (object placed against or under another, to support it) :: stöd {n}, stötta {c}
prop {n} (item placed on a stage to create a scene) :: rekvisita {c}
propaganda {n} (concerted set of messages) :: propaganda
propagandist {n} (Person who disseminates propaganda) :: propagandist
propagate {v} (to cause to spread to extend) :: sprida
propagate {v} (to spread from person to person) :: sprida
propagate {v} (to have young or issue) :: fortplanta sig
propane {n} (aliphatic hydrocarbon: C3H8) :: propan {n}
propanol {n} (either of two isomeric aliphatic alcohols) :: propanol {c}
propellant {n} :: drivmedel {n}, raketbränsle {n}
propeller {n} (mechanical device used to propel) :: propeller
propelling pencil {n} (mechanical pencil) SEE: mechanical pencil ::
propensity {n} (tendency) :: benägenhet, böjelse, benägenhet, tendens, förkärlek
proper {adj} (fit, suitable) :: proper, passande, lämplig
proper {adj} (following the established standards of behavior or manners) :: passande
proper {adj} (in the very strictest sense of the word) :: egentlig
proper {adj} (grammar: designating a particular person, place or thing) :: egennamn
proper {adj} (belonging to oneself or itself, own) :: egen
proper {adj} (complete, thorough) :: riktig, äkta
proper {adj} (entitled to its name, true) :: riktig, äkta
proper {adj} (informal: utter) :: riktig, äkta
proper {adj} :: egentlig
proper fraction {n} (arithmetic: a vulgar fraction) :: äkta bråk {n}, egentligt bråk {n}
proper noun {n} (the name of a particular person, place, organization or other individual entity) :: egennamn
proper subset {n} (a set that is a subset of but not equal to another set) :: proper delmängd, äkta delmängd {c}
property {n} (something owned) :: egendom {c}
property {n} (piece of real estate) :: egendom {c}
property {n} (exclusive right of possessing, enjoying and disposing of a thing) :: egendom {c}
property {n} (attribute or abstract quality associated with an object, individual or concept) :: egenskap
property {n} (an attribute characteristic of a class of objects) :: egenskap {c}
property {n} (an object used in a dramatic production) :: rekvisita {c}
property tax {n} (tax based on the value of property) :: fastighetsskatt {c}
prophecy {n} (prediction) :: profetia {c}
prophesy {v} (to predict) :: profetera
prophet {n} (one who speaks by divine inspiration) :: profet {c}
prophet {n} (one who foretells the future) :: profet {c}
prophetess {n} (female prophet) :: profetissa {c}, sierska {c}
prophetic {adj} (of, or relating to a prophecy or a prophet) :: profetisk
prophylactic {adj} (Serving to prevent or protect against an undesired effect, especially disease) :: profylaktisk
prophylaxis {n} (prevention of, or protective treatment for disease) :: profylax
propitiate {v} (To conciliate, appease or make peace with someone) :: blidka
proponent {n} (one who supports something) :: förespråkare
proposal {n} (that which is proposed) :: förslag {n}
propose {v} (to suggest a plan or course of action) :: föreslå
propose {v} (to ask for one's hand in marriage) :: fria
propound {v} (to put forward; to offer for discussion or debate) :: lägga fram
proppant {n} (water-suspended material used in fracking) :: proppmedel
proprietary {adj} :: proprietär
proprietor {n} (owner) :: ägare {c}
proprietor {n} (one of the owners of an unincorporated business, a partner) :: delägare {c}
prosaic {adj} (pertaining to or having the characteristics of prose) :: prosaisk [rare]
prosaic {adj} (overly plain or simple, to the point of being boring; humdrum) :: prosaisk
pros and cons {n} (for and against) :: fördelar och nackdelar
prose {n} (written language not intended as poetry) :: prosa {c}
prosecutor {n} (a person instituting criminal prosecution) :: åklagare {c}
proselyte {n} (one who has converted to a religion) :: proselyt {c}
proselytize {v} (convert to one’s own faith) :: omvända
prosopagnosia {n} (disorder of face perception) :: prosopagnosi {c}
prosperity {n} (condition of being prosperous) :: välstånd
prostaglandin {n} (lipid) :: prostaglandin
prostate {n} (prostate gland) :: prostata, blåshalskörtel {c}
prostate gland {n} (prostate) SEE: prostate ::
prostatitis {n} (inflammation of the prostate) :: prostatit {c}
prosthesis {n} (artificial replacement for a body part) :: protes
prosthetic {n} (prosthesis) SEE: prosthesis ::
prostitute {n} (a person having sex for profit) :: prostituerad, hora
prostitute {n} (promiscuous person) SEE: whore ::
prostitution {n} (having sex for profit) :: prostitution {c}
prostokvasha {n} (soured milk) :: filmjölk, surmjölk
protactinium {n} (chemical element) :: protaktinium
protagonist {n} (main character) :: huvudperson {c}, protagonist {c}
protagonist {n} (advocate) :: förespråkare {c}, förkämpe {c}
Protagoras {prop} (pre-Socratic Greek philosopher) :: Protagoras
protect {v} (to keep safe) :: skydda
protection {n} (process of keeping safe) :: skydd {n}
protectionism {n} (A policy of protecting the domestic producers of a product by imposing tariffs, quotas or other barriers on imports) :: protektionism {c}
protege {n} (protégé) SEE: protégé ::
protein {n} (biochemistry: complex molecule) :: protein {n}, äggviteämne {n}
protein {n} (class of food) :: protein {n}, äggviteämne {n}
protest {v} (to make a strong objection) :: inlägga protest, protestera
protest {v} (to affirm) :: bedyra, försäkra
protest {v} (mostly US: to object to) :: protestera mot
protest {n} (formal objection) :: protest {c}, gensaga {c} [law]
Protestant {n} (someone who is a member of such a denomination) :: protestant {c}
Protestant {adj} (Protestant) :: protestantisk
Protestantism {n} (faith) :: protestantismen {c}, protestantism {c}
protester {n} (person who protests) :: protestant
protégé {n} (person who is guided and supported) :: protegé {c}, skyddsling {c}
prothrombin {n} (glycoprotein) :: protrombin {n}
Proto-Altaic {prop} (hypothetical prehistoric ancestor language) :: uraltaiska {c}
Proto-Baltic {prop} (prehistoric ancestor language) :: urbaltiska {c}
protocol {n} (rule, guideline etc which guides diplomatic behaviour) :: protokoll {n}
protocol {n} (diplomatic document) :: protokoll {n}
protocol {v} (to make a protocol of) :: protokollföra
Proto-Germanic {prop} (hypothetical prehistoric ancestor language) :: urgermanska {c}
Proto-Indo-European {prop} (ancestor language of most European and Indian languages) :: urindoeuropeiska, protoindoeuropeiska, indoeuropeiska urspråket
Proto-Indo-European {adj} (pertaining to the Proto-Indo-European language, or the people who spoke it, see also: Indo-European) :: urindoeuropeisk, protoindoeuropeisk
Proto-Indo-Germanic {prop} (Proto-Indo-European) SEE: Proto-Indo-European ::
proton {n} (positively charged nucleon) :: proton {c}
Proto-Norse {prop} (Indo-European language) :: urnordiska {c}
protoplanet {n} (astronomical object) :: protoplanet
Proto-Slavic {prop} (Proto-Slavic) :: urslaviska {c}
prototype {n} (original form or object which is a basis for other forms or objects) :: prototyp {c}
protracted {adj} (Lasting for a long time or longer than expected or usual.) :: utdragen, långdragen
protractor {n} (a circular or semicircular tool for measuring angles) :: gradskiva
protrude {v} (to extend from) :: sticka ut
protuberance {n} (Something that protrudes) :: knöl {c}
proud {adj} (gratified, feeling honoured, feeling satisfied) :: stolt
proud {adj} :: stolt
proud as a peacock {adj} (extremely proud) :: stolt som en tupp
proudly {adv} (in a proud manner) :: stolt
provable {adj} (of a statement or hypothesis, that can be proven) :: bevisbar
prove {v} (to demonstrate that something is true; to give proof for) :: visa, bevisa
Provençal {prop} (language spoken in Provence) :: provensalska {c}, provençalska {c}
provenance {n} (of a person: background, history, place of origin, ancestry) :: härkomst {c}
Provence {prop} (region in France) :: Provence {n}
proverb {n} (phrase expressing a basic truth) :: ordspråk {n}
proverbial {adj} (widely known; famous) :: allmänt känd
Proverbs {prop} (book of the Bible) :: Ordspråksboken {m}
provide {v} (to give what is needed or desired) :: förse, försörja
provide {v} (to furnish (with)) :: förse
providence {n} (prudent care and management of resources; thriftiness) :: försyn {c}
providence {n} (careful guardianship exercised by a deity) :: försyn {c}
providence {n} (manifestation of divine care or direction) :: försyn {c}
Providence {prop} (Divine will) :: försynen
Providence {prop} (Capital of Rhode Island) :: Providence
province {n} (a subdivision of government usually one step below the national level) :: provins {c}, län {n}, landskap {n}
proving ground {n} (weapon\tactics-testing place) :: skjutfält {n}
provision {n} (law: clause in a legal instrument) :: bestämmelse {c}
provisional {adj} (temporary) :: provisorisk
proviso {n} (conditional provision to an agreement) :: förbehåll, reservation
provocateur {n} (one who engages in provocative behavior) :: provokatör {c}
provocation {n} (act of provoking) :: provokation {c}
provoke {v} (to cause to become angry) :: provocera
prowess {n} (skillfulness and manual ability; adroitness or dexterity) :: skicklighet
prowess {n} (distinguished bravery or courage) :: tapperhet, hjältemod
proxenetism {n} (procuring) :: koppleri {n}
proximal {adj} (Closer to the point) :: proximal
proximately {adv} (approximately) SEE: approximately ::
proxy {n} (agent or substitute authorized to act for another person) :: ställföreträdare
proxy {n} (authority to act for another, especially when written) :: fullmakt {c}
præstige {n} (Archaic spelling of prestige) SEE: prestige ::
prude {n} (A person who is or tries to be excessively proper) :: pryd person
prudent {adj} (sagacious in adapting means to ends) :: förtänksam
prudent {adj} (practically wise, judicious, shrewd) :: slug
prudish {adj} (exaggeratedly proper) :: pryd
prune {n} (plum) SEE: plum ::
prune {n} (dried plum) :: katrinplommon {n}, sviskon {n}
prune {v} (trim a tree or shrub) :: ansa, beskära, tukta
prune {v} ((figuratively) cut down or shorten) :: skära ner
pruning shears {n} (a tool) :: trädgårdssax {c}, sekatör {c}
Prussia {prop} (geographical area) :: Preussen
Prussia {prop} (former baltic country) :: Preussen
Prussia {prop} (former German province) :: Preussen
Prussian {adj} (of Prussia) :: preussisk
Prussian {prop} (language) :: prusiska, preussiska
Prussian blue {n} (pigment) :: berlinerblått
Prussian blue {adj} (colour (tinted with green)) :: berlinerblå
PS {initialism} (addendum to a letter) :: PS
psalm {n} (sacred song) :: psalm {c}
psalm {n} (a hymn collected into one book of the Old Testament) :: psalm {c}
Psalms {prop} (book of the Bible) :: Psaltaren
psalter {n} (The Book of Psalms) :: Psaltaren {c}
psalterium {n} (omasum) SEE: omasum ::
psaltery {n} (instrument) :: psaltare {c}
pseudo- {prefix} (not genuine) :: falsk-, fusk-, pseudo-, kvasi-
pseudocode {n} (description of a computer programming algorithm) :: pseudokod {c}
pseudocroup {n} (croup) SEE: croup ::
pseudoephedrine {n} (sympathomimetic alkaloid) :: pseudoefedrin
pseudonym {n} (fictitious name) :: pseudonym
pseudoscience {n} (purported science) :: pseudovetenskap {c}
pseudoscientific {adj} (of, relating to, or employing pseudoscience) :: pseudovetenskaplig
psittacosis {n} (infection) :: papegojsjuka {c}
Pskov {prop} (a city in Russia) :: Pskov
Pskovian {adj} (of or pertaining to Pskov) :: pskovsk
psolid {n} (member of the Psolidae family) :: lergök
psoriasis {n} (facial skin disease) :: psoriasis {c}
psychedelic {adj} (of, containing or generating hallucinations, etc.) :: psykedelisk
psychiatric {adj} (of, or relating to, psychiatry) :: psykiatrisk
psychiatrist {n} (doctor specializing in psychiatry) :: psykiater {c}
psychiatry {n} (branch of medicine dealing with mental illness) :: psykiatri {c}
psychoanalysis {n} (family of psychological theories) :: psykoanalys
psychogenic {adj} (originating from or caused by state of mind) :: psykogen
psychokinesis {n} (movement inanimate objects by the use of psychic power) :: telekinesi
psychologist {n} (expert in the field of psychology) :: psykolog
psychology {n} (study of the human mind) :: psykologi {c}
psychology {n} :: psykologi
psychometry {n} (paranormal ability) :: psykometri
psychopath {n} (person with a personality disorder) :: psykopat {c}
psychopath {n} (popular: a person who perpetrates especially gruesome or bizarre violent acts) :: psykfall {n}, psyko {n}
psychopathic {adj} (relating to a psychopath) :: psykopatisk
psychopathology {n} (study of mental illness) :: psykopatologi {c}
psychopathy {n} (personality disorder) :: psykopati {c}
psychopolitics {n} (interaction between psychology and politics) :: psykopolitik {c}
psychopomp {n} (entity who assists souls) :: psykopomp {c}
psychosis {n} (mental disorder) :: psykos {c}
psychosomatic {adj} (of physical effects with mental causes) :: psykosomatisk
psychotherapeutically {adv} (by means of, or with regard to psychotherapy) :: psykoterapeutiskt
psychotherapy {n} (treatment of those with mental illness) :: psykoterapi
psychotic {adj} (of, related to, or suffering from psychosis) :: psykotisk
pâté {n} (finely-ground paste of meat, fish or vegetables) :: paté, pastej
pétanque {n} (form of boules) :: pétanque
ptarmigan {n} (a small grouse, Lagopus) :: fjällripa {c}
pterodactyl {n} (informal term for any pterosaur) :: flygödla {c}
pterosaur {n} (extinct flying reptile) :: flygödla {c}, pterosaurie
pub {n} (public house) :: krog {c}, pub {c}
pub crawl {n} (The visiting of a number of public houses) :: krogrunda {c}, pubrunda {c}
puberty {n} (age at which a person is first capable of sexual reproduction) :: pubertet {c}
pubic hair {n} (collectively) :: könshår {n}, pubeshår {n}, pubishår {n}
pubic hair {n} (singular) :: könshår {n}
pubis {n} (the pubic bone) :: blygdben {n}
public {adj} (pertaining to people as a whole) :: offentlig, allmän
public {adj} (provided (by the government) for the community) :: statlig
public {n} (people in general) :: allmänhet {c}
publican {n} (landlord of a pub) :: pubinnehavare {c}
publication {n} (act of publishing) :: publicering {c}
publication {n} (an issue of printed or other matter) :: publikation {c}
public house {n} (pub) SEE: pub ::
publicity {n} (advertising or other activity designed to rouse public interest in something) :: publicitet {c}
public key {n} (the public one of the two keys used in asymmetric cryptography) :: öppen nyckel {c}, publik nyckel {c}
public law {n} (law) :: offentlig rätt
public library {n} (library provided as a public service) :: folkbibliotek {n}
public life {n} (aspects of social life which occur in public) :: det offentliga livet
publicly {adv} (in an open and public manner) :: publikt
public sector {n} (government and entities) :: offentlig sektor {c}
public servant {n} (civil servant) SEE: civil servant ::
public transit {n} (public transport) SEE: public transport ::
public transport {n} (form of transport) :: lokaltrafik {c}, kollektivtrafik {c}
public transportation {n} (public transport) SEE: public transport ::
publish {v} (to issue a medium (e.g. publication)) :: att publicera
publish {v} (to issue something (usually printed work) for sale and distribution) :: offentliggöra
publisher {n} (One who publishes, especially books) :: [person] förläggare {c}, [company] förlag {n}, utgivare {c}
publishing house {n} (company that produces books) :: förlag {n}
puck {n} (disk used in hockey) :: puck {c}
puddening {n} (fibres of old rope packed between spars, or used as a fender) :: ankarröring {c}
pudding {n} (sausage made primarily from blood) :: blodkorv {c}, blodpudding {c}
pudding {n} (boiled or steamed cake or dessert) :: pudding {c}
pudding {n} (savoury dish prepared like a sweet pudding) :: pudding {c}
pudding {n} (dessert similar to custard or mousse, containing a starchy thickening agent) :: pudding {c}
pudding {n} (any dessert) SEE: dessert ::
puddle {n} (a small pool of water) :: pöl {c}, vattenpuss {c}
puddle {n} :: pöl {c}
puerile {adj} (childish; trifling; silly) :: pueril, barnslig
Puerto Rican {n} (person from Puerto Rico) :: puertorican {c}
Puerto Rican {adj} (pertaining to Puerto Rico) :: puertoricansk
Puerto Rico {prop} (Caribbean Commonwealth) :: Puerto Rico
puff {v} (pant) SEE: pant ::
puff {n} (homosexual) SEE: poof ::
puff {n} (informal: act of inhaling smoke from a cigarette, cigar or pipe) :: bloss {n}
puffball {n} (fungi) :: röksvamp
puffin {n} (seabird with a coloured beak) :: lunnefågel
puff pastry {n} (light, flaky pastry) :: smördegsbröd
pug {n} (small dog) :: mops {c}
puke {n} (vomit) :: spya {c}, kräk {c}, uppkastning {c}
puke {v} (to vomit) :: spy, kräkas, vomera, kasta upp
puku {n} (antelope) :: puku {c}
pulao {n} (pilaf) SEE: pilaf ::
pull {n} (act of pulling) :: ryck {n}
pull {n} (attractive force) :: attraktion {c}, dragkraft {c}
pull {n} (appeal) :: dragkraft {c}
pull {v} (transitive: apply force to (something) so it comes towards one) :: dra, draga
pull {v} (intransitive: apply force such that an object comes toward the person or thing applying the force) :: dra
pull an all-nighter {v} (work throughout the night) :: dygna
pull apart {v} (disassemble) SEE: disassemble ::
pullet {n} (spineless person) SEE: chicken ::
pullet {n} (young hen) :: unghöna
pull off {v} (To achieve; to succeed at something difficult) :: greja
pull oneself together {v} (to become mentally focused after a period of being unfocused) :: samla sig
pullover {n} (sweater) :: pullover
pull-up {n} (an exercise done for strengthening the arms and back) :: räckhäv {c}
pulmonary {adj} (related to lungs) :: lung-, pulmonal
pulmonary artery {n} (artery that connects the right ventricle of the heart to the lungs) :: lungartär {c}
pulmonary circulation {n} (part of blood circulation) :: lilla kretsloppet {n}, lungkretsloppet {n}
pulmonary tuberculosis {n} (tuberculosis infecting the lungs) :: lungtuberkolos {c}, lungsot, tvinsot
pulp {v} (to make into pulp) :: mosa
pulpit {n} (raised platform in church) :: predikstol {f}
pulpit {n} (plane's cockpit) SEE: cockpit ::
pulsar {n} (rotating neutron star) :: pulsar {c}
pulsate {v} (to expand and contract rhythmically; to throb or to beat) :: pulsera
pulse {n} (regular beat caused by the heart) :: puls {c}
puma {n} (Puma concolor) SEE: cougar ::
pumice {n} (pumice) :: pimpsten
pummel {v} (To hit or strike heavily and repeatedly) :: mörbulta
pump {n} (trainer or sneaker) SEE: trainer ::
pump {n} (device for moving liquid or gas) :: pump {c}
pump {v} (transitive: to use a pump to move liquid or gas) :: pumpa
pump {n} (high-heeled shoe) :: pumps
pumpkin {n} (plant) :: pumpa {c}
pumpkin {n} (fruit of this plant) :: pumpa {c}, kurbits
pumpkin {n} (term of endearment) :: sötnos {c}, smulan {c}
pump truck {n} (manually operated device for lifting and moving pallets) SEE: pallet jack ::
pun {n} (joke or type of wordplay) :: ordvits {c}, ordlek {c}
punch {n} (hit or strike with one's fist) :: slag {n}
punch {v} (to strike something or someone with one's fist) :: slå
punch {n} (mechanism for punching holes in paper) :: hålslagare {c}
punch {n} (beverage) :: bål {c}
punch {v} (to herd cattle) SEE: herd ::
punch card {n} (card with have holes or notches used for storing data) :: hålkort {n}
punch drunk {adj} (dizzy from blows to the head) :: vimmelkantig, omtöcknad, groggy, dimmig, boxardement
punched card {n} (punch card, especially one that has had holes punched in it) :: hålkort {n}
punching bag {n} (device used to practice punching) :: boxningssäck
punctual {adj} (prompt) :: punktlig
punctuate {v} (add punctuation to) :: interpunktera
punctuate {v} (emphasize, stress) SEE: emphasize ::
punctuation {n} (set of symbols) :: skiljetecken
puncture {v} (puncture) SEE: pierce ::
puncture {v} (to pierce) :: punktera, sticka hål på
pundit {n} (a self-professed expert) :: förståsigpåare {c}
pungency {n} (foul odor) :: stank
pungent {adj} (having a strong odour) :: stickande
punish {v} (to cause to suffer for crime or misconduct) :: straffa
punishable {adj} (appropriate for punishment) :: straffbar
punisher {n} (one who punishes) :: bestraffare {c}
punishing {adj} :: straffande
punishment {n} (the act of punishing) :: straff {n}
punishment {n} (penalty for wrongdoing) :: straff {n}
punitive {adj} (punishing) :: straff-
Punjab {prop} (geographical region in South Asia) :: Punjab
Punjabi {n} :: Punjabi
punk {n} (prostitute) SEE: prostitute ::
punt {n} (bet or wager) :: vad {n}
puny {adj} (of inferior size) :: ynkligt liten
Puolanka {prop} (municipality) :: Puolango
pupa {n} (insect) :: puppa {c}
pupil {n} (learner) :: elev {c}
pupil {n} (the hole in the middle of the iris of the eye) :: pupill {c}
puppet {n} (movable model of a person or animal) :: marionett {c}
puppet {n} (person or country controlled by another) :: marionett, marionett- (e.g. marionettregering = controlled government, marionettstat = controlled country)
puppet {n} (doll) SEE: doll ::
puppeteer {n} (person who uses a puppet) :: dockspelare {c}, marionettspelare {c}
puppy {n} (young dog) :: hundvalp {c}, valp {c}
puppy {n} (young rat) :: råttunge {c}
puppy {n} (young seal) :: kut {c}
purblind {adj} (partially blind) :: skumögd
purchase {n} (the act or process of seeking and obtaining something) :: köp {n}
purchase {n} (individual item one has purchased) :: köp {n}
purchase {n} (the acquisition of title to, or property in, anything for a price) :: köp {n}
purchase {n} (that which is obtained for a price in money or its equivalent) :: köp {n}
purchase {v} (to obtain by paying money or its equivalent; to buy for a price) :: köpa
purchase {v} (to pursue and obtain; to acquire by seeking; to gain, obtain or acquire) :: köpa
purchasing power {n} (amount of goods and services that can be purchased with a unit of currency) :: köpkraft {c}
pure {adj} (free of flaws or imperfections) :: pur, ren
pure {adj} (free of foreign material or pollutants) :: ren
pure {adj} (free of immoral behavior or qualities; clean) :: pur, renhjärtad, ren
pure {adv} (extremely) :: sjukt, galet, äkta
purebred {adj} (that which has genuine parents of the same breed) :: renrasig
pure mathematics {n} (area of mathematics) :: ren matematik {c}
purgatory {n} (Purgatory) SEE: Purgatory ::
Purgatory {prop} (intermediate state after physical death) :: skärselden
purge {n} (forcible removal of undesirable people from political activity, etc.) :: utrensning {c}
purification {n} (act of purifying) :: rening {c}
purify {v} (cleanse something of impurities) :: rena
puritan {n} (puritanical person) :: puritan {c}
puritan {adj} (having very strict moral standards) :: puritansk
puritanism {n} (strict and austere religious conduct) :: puritanism {c}
purity {n} (the state of being pure) :: renhet {c}
purloin {v} (To convert the property of another) :: stjäla, beslagta
purloin {v} (To commit theft; to thieve) :: stjäla, tjuva, snatta
purple {n} (colour) :: lila, violett, purpur, gredelin [obsolete]
purple {adj} (colour) :: lila, violett, purpurfärgad
purple coral {n} (mushroom) :: purpurfingersvamp {c}
purple heron {n} (Ardea purpurea) :: purpurhäger {c}
purple loosestrife {n} (Lythrum salicaria) :: fackelblomster {n}
purple sandpiper {n} (Calidris maritima) :: skärsnäppa {c}
purport {v} (to intend) :: avse
purported {adj} (Supposed) :: påstådd
purpose {n} (target) :: avsikt {c}
purpose {n} (intention) :: avsikt {c}
purpose {v} (have set as one's purpose; intend) :: föreslå
purposeful {adj} (resolute) :: målmedveten
purposefully {adv} (on purpose) SEE: on purpose ::
purposely {adv} (on purpose; intentionally) :: avsiktligt
purpure {adj} (in blazon, of the colour purple) :: purpur
purr {v} (cat to make a vibrating sound in its throat) :: spinna
purse {n} (small bag for carrying money) :: portmonnä {c}
purse {n} (small bag for carrying personal items) :: handväska {c}
pursuant {adj} (in conformance to, or in agreement with) :: i enlighet med
pursue {v} (to follow urgently) :: förfölja
pus {n} (fluid found in regions of infection) :: var {n}
push {v} (to apply a force to something so that it moves away) :: skjuta
push {v} (to continually attempt to persuade into a particular action) :: hetsa
push {n} (short, directed application of force; act of pushing) :: ryck
push-button {n} (electrical switch) :: tryckknapp {c}
pushchair {n} (a stroller) :: barnvagn {c}
pusher {n} (drug dealer) :: knarklangare {c}, langare {c}
pushpin {n} (thumbtack) SEE: thumbtack ::
push scooter {n} (a child's foot-operated vehicle) SEE: scooter ::
push the envelope {v} (to go beyond established limits) :: tänja på gränserna
pushup {n} (push-up) SEE: push-up ::
push-up {n} (exercise performed by resting on one's toes and hands and pushing one's weight off the floor) :: armhävning {c}
pusillanimity {n} (being timid and cowardly) :: räddhåga, klenmodighet, försagdhet
pusillanimous {adj} (showing cowardice) :: räddhågad, klenmodig, försagd
pussy {n} (informal: affectionate term for a cat) :: kisse {c}, pisse {c}, misse {c}
pussy {n} (slang: female genitalia) :: fitta {c}, mutta {c}, [vulgar], snippa {c} [childish]
pussy {n} (informal: coward) :: mes {c}
pussy {adj} (containing pus) :: varig
pussy-cat {n} (affectionate term for a cat) :: kissekatt {c}, misse {c}
pussyfoot {v} (to move silently) :: tassa, smyga, trippa
pussyfoot {v} (to act timidly) :: fega, fjompa
pussyfoot {v} (to use euphemistic language) :: skönmåla, omskriva, omformulera
put {v} (to place something somewhere) :: sätta, ställa, lägga, he, placera
put {v} :: lägga [to put something flat] , ställa [to put something upright] , placera , göra iordning
put a foot wrong {v} (make a mistake) :: trampa i klaveret (step into the accordion), göra ett klavertramp (Wikiquote)
put all one's eggs in one basket {v} (to rely on a single source) :: lägga alla ägg i samma korg
put an end to {v} (terminate) :: sätta stopp för, sätta p för, sätta punkt för
putative {adj} (commonly believed or deemed to be the case) :: förment, förmodad
put away {v} (to kill someone) SEE: kill ::
put away {v} (to send (someone) to prison) SEE: imprison ::
Putin {prop} (surname) :: Putin
Putinism {prop} (the political policies of Vladimir Putin) :: putinism {c}
put off {v} (to delay) :: dra i långbänk, dra på, skjuta upp
put one's best foot forward {v} (make favorable impression) :: visa framfötterna (show the front feet)
put one's finger on {v} (identify) :: sätta fingret på
put one's foot in one's mouth {v} (say or do something embarrassing or wrong) :: trampa i klaveret
put on weight {v} (to become heavier) :: öka i vikt
put out of one's misery {v} (informal: to euthanize) :: avsluta någons lidande
putrefaction {n} (the act of causing to rot) :: förruttnelse {c}
put someone in their place {v} (to humble or rebuke) :: sätta någon på plats
putt {v} (to lightly strike a golf ball with a putter) :: putta
putting green {n} (area on a golf course) :: green {c}
put to death {v} (to kill as punishment) SEE: execute ::
put together {v} (create, assemble or build) :: sätta ihop
put together {adj} (in total) :: tillsammans
put to sleep {v} (to cause someone to sleep) :: söva
put to words {v} (verbally express) SEE: articulate ::
putty {n} (a form of cement) :: kitt {n}
put up {v} (to put up with) SEE: put up with ::
put upon {adj} (imposed on) :: utnyttjad
put up with {v} (to put up with) SEE: bear ::
put up with {v} (to tolerate, suffer through) :: stå ut med, finna sig i
puzzle {n} (crossword puzzle) SEE: crossword ::
puzzle {n} (anything difficult to understand or make sense of) :: gåta {c}, mysterium {n}
puzzle {n} (game for one person) :: pussel {n}
puzzle {n} (riddle) :: gåta {c}
puzzle {n} (jigsaw puzzle) SEE: jigsaw puzzle ::
puzzled {adj} (confused or perplexed) :: förbryllad, villrådig
pygmy {n} (a member of various African peoples) :: pygmé {c}
pygmy {n} (a member of a mythological race of dwarfs) :: pygmé {c}
pygmy hippopotamus {n} (Hexaprotodon liberiensis) :: dvärgflodhäst {c}
pylon {n} (a tower like structure used to support high voltage electricity cables) :: elstolpe {c}
pylon {n} (obelisk) SEE: obelisk ::
Pyongyang {prop} (capital of North Korea) :: Pyongyang
pyramid {n} (ancient construction) :: pyramid {c}
pyramid {n} (construction) :: pyramid {c}
pyramid {n} (in geometry, a solid with triangular lateral faces and a polygonal base) :: pyramid {c}
pyramid {n} (pyramid scheme) SEE: pyramid scheme ::
pyramidal {adj} (pyramid-shaped) :: pyramidal, pyramidformad
pyramid scheme {n} (illicit money-making scheme) :: pyramidspel {n}
pyre {n} (funeral pile) :: eld
Pyrenees {prop} (the mountain range separating Spain from France) :: Pyrenéerna
pyrite {n} (mineral iron disulfide) :: pyrit {c}, svavelkis {c}
pyroclastic flow {n} (pyroclastic flow) :: pyroklastiskt flöde {c}
pyrogen {n} (substance that produces fever) :: pyrogen {c}
pyromania {n} (disorder) :: pyroman {n}
pyrope {n} (mineral) :: pyrop {c}
pyrotechnics {n} (firework) SEE: firework ::
pyrotechnics {n} (art and technology of fireworks) :: pyroteknik
Pyrrhic victory {n} (a costly victory) :: Pyrrhusseger
pyruvate {n} (any salt or ester of pyruvic acid) :: pyruvat
pyruvic acid {n} (simplest aliphatic keto acid) :: pyrodruvsyra {c}
Pythagoras {prop} (Ancient Greek mathematician and philosopher) :: Pythagoras
Pythagorean {adj} (of or relating to Pythagoras or his philosophy) :: pythagoreisk
Pythagorean theorem {prop} (mathematical theorem) :: Pythagoras sats {c}
python {n} (constricting snake) :: pytonorm {c}, pyton {c}