Complete Definition of "still"

wikipedia|Still (disambiguation)
English

rank|thought|found|people|141|still|just|while|again

Pronunciation
IPA|/stɪl/, SAMPA|/stIl/
audio|en-us-still.ogg|Audio (US)
:Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-ɪl|-ɪl

Etymology 1
OE. stille

Adjective
en-adj|er|more

  1. unmoving

Translations

French: t+|fr|calme, t+|fr|immobile
German: t+|de|still
Dutch: t+|nl|stil
Finnish: liikkumaton
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Norwegian: t+|no|stille
Portuguese: imóvel m
Russian: неподвижный (nepodvížnyj)

Adverb
en-adv|-

  1. at the present time, as in the past.

#: Is it still raining?

  1. nevertheless

#: I’m not hungry, but I’ll still manage to find room for dessert.

  1. to an even greater degree. (Used to modify comparative adjectives or adverbs.)

#: Tom is tall; Dick is taller; Harry is still taller.

Translations
trans-top|at present, as in the past
Finnish: t+|fi|vielä, t+|fi|edelleen, t+|fi|yhä
French: t+|fr|encore
German: t+|de|noch
Italian: t+|it|ancora, t-|it|tuttora
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Japanese: 依然として (izen toshite)
Korean: 여전히 (yeojeonhi)
Kurdish: t+|ku|هێشتا|sc=KUchar
Norwegian: t+|no|ennå, t+|no|fremdeles
Romanian: t-|ro|încă
Russian: всё ещё (vs'o ješ'ó), до сих пор (do siχ por)
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trans-top|nevertheless
Finnish: t+|fi|silti, t+|fi|vielä
French: t+|fr|néanmoins
German: t+|de|doch
trans-mid
Japanese: t-|ja|それでも|trsoré démo|scJpan
Kurdish: t+|ku|به‌ڵام|sc=KUchar
Norwegian: t+|no|likevel, t-|no|enda
Russian: всё-таки (vs'ó-taki), тем не менее (t'em n'e m'én'eje)
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trans-top|to an even greater degree
Finnish: t+|fi|vielä
French: t+|fr|encore
German: t+|de|noch
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Kurdish: KUchar|هێشتا
Norwegian: t-|no|enda
Russian: ещё (ješ'ó)
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trans-top|translations to be checked
ttbc|Chinese: 仍然 (réng rán); 還是, 还是 háishi
ttbc|Dutch: nog#Dutch|nog, nog steeds
ttbc|Ido: ankore, ankor
ttbc|Italian: ancora
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ttbc|Japanese: まだ (máda), もっと (motto), より
ttbc|Portuguese: ainda
ttbc|Spanish: todavía
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Noun
en-noun

  1. A period of calm or silence.
  2. photography A non-moving photograph. (The term is generally used only when it is necessary to distinguish from movies.)
  3. slang A resident of the Falkland Islands.

Translations
trans-top|a period of calm or silence
Finnish: tyyni jakso
trans-mid
Kurdish: KUchar|هێمنی
Russian: t+|ru|штиль|m|trštil'|scCyrl
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trans-top|(photography) a non-moving photograph
Finnish: pysäytyskuva, stilli
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trans-top|(slang) a resident of the Falkland Islands
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ttbc|Dutch: stilte(1), still(2)
ttbc|German: Stille f (1), Standfoto n (2)
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Etymology 2
Via ME., ultimately from L. stilla

Noun
en-noun
wikipedia

  1. a device for distilling liquids.
  2. (Catering, stills) Area in restaurant used to make tea and coffee separate from main kitchen.

Related terms
pot still

Translations
trans-top|a device for distilling liquids
trans-mid
Russian: перегонный куб (p'er'egónnyj kub) m, дистиллятор (distill'áátor) m
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trans-top|(Catering, stills) Area in restaurant used to make tea and coffee separate from main kitchen

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ttbc|French: alambic
ttbc|German: Destillierapparat m (1)
ttbc|Spanish: alambique (1)

Etymology 3
OE. stillan

Verb
en-verb

  1. to calm down, to quiet

#: Still that animal before it hurts someone.

Translations
French: t+|fr|calmer
Russian: успокаивать (uspokáivat') impf, успокоить (uspokóit') pf; угомонить (ugomonít') pf

Anagrams
tills


German

Etymology
OHG. stilli

Adjective
de-adj|stiller|stillest

  1. quiet, silent.

Adverb
still

  1. quietly, silently

Norwegian

Verb form
still

  1. imperative of stille#Norwegian|stille (to set)

Category:200 English basic words
Category:Norwegian verb forms

ar:still
de:still
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ko:still
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id:still
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hu:still
ja:still
pl:still
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ru:still
simple:still
fi:still
sv:still
ta:still
te:still
vi:still
tr:still
zh:still

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