Complete Definition of "tire"

English

Alternative spellings
tyre (Commonwealth excluding Canada)

Pronunciation
rhymes|aɪÉ(r)

Homophones
tyre

Noun
en-noun (US & Canadian spelling)

  1. context|US|Canadian English The rubber covering on a wheel.

Translations
trans-top|rubber covering on a wheel
Arabic: ARchar|اطار unicode|(âiÊá:r) m
Chinese: è½®è (lúntÄi)
Czech: pneumatika f
Dutch: band m
Finnish: pyörän rengas
French: pneu m, pneumatique m
German: Reifen m
Hebrew: צ××× (tzamíg) m
Hungarian: gumiabroncs, autógumi
Italian: pneumatico m
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Japanese: ã¿ã¤ã¤ (taiya)
Korean: íì´ì´ (taieo)
Lithuanian: padanga m
Portuguese: pneu m
Russian: Ñина (šína) f
Spanish: neumático m, llanta f (Latin America), caucho m (Venezuela), goma f (Caribbean Islands), cubierta f (Argentina).
Swedish: däck
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Related terms
spare tire

Verb
en-verb|tir|ing

  1. intransitive To become sleepy or weary.
  2. transitive To make sleepy or weary.
  3. transitive To dress or adorn.

Related terms
tiresome

Translations
trans-top|to become sleepy
German: ermüden
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Portuguese: cansar, fatigar
Spanish: cansar, cansarse
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trans-top|to make sleepy
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Portuguese: cansar, fatigar
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trans-top|to dress or adorn
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Portuguese: adornar, enfeitar
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ttbc|Dutch: zich vermoeien, moe worden
ttbc|French: (se) fatiguer
ttbc|German: ermüden
ttbc|Ido: fatigar
ttbc|Italian: stancar, stancarsi
ttbc|Spanish: cansar, cansarse
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Category:English ergative verbs


French

Pronunciation
IPA|/tiÊ/ SAMPA|/tiR/

Verb form
infl|fr|verb form|a form of the verb|tirer

  1. He shoots.

Scots

Pronunciation
IPA|/ËtÉiÉr/

Verb
sco-verb|tires|tirin|tiret

  1. To #English|tire.

Turkish

Noun
infl|tr|noun

  1. thread

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