Russian English Dictionary

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степень in English:

1. degree


It's 5 degrees.
They have a degree of concern about their son's safety in the city.
For the crime of first degree murder, this court hereby sentences you to life in prison without the possibility of parole.
If this proposal is put into practice, the business world will be affected to a significant degree.
The suspect was given the third degree until he confessed his crime.
A base service performed for a person of very high degree may become a very honorific office; as for instance the office of a Maid of Honor or of a Lady in Waiting to the Queen, or the King's Master of the Horse or his Keeper of the Hounds.
I doubt if a single individual could be found from the whole of mankind free from some form of insanity. The only difference is one of degree.
Distance per degree of longitude at equator.
I feel smart today, to a degree that is in proportion to the amount of good rest I had yesterday.
In America elderly people are not given the same degree of respect they receive in many other countries.
Then Hawking wanted to finish his degree, work at Cambridge, and keep on living.
There is no piety in the world which is not the result of cultivation, and which cannot be increased by the degree of care and attention bestowed upon it.
Water freezes at 32 degrees Fahrenheit (32°F) or zero degrees Celsius (0°C).
they should either get a medical degree or another M.E.
Mr Yoshida was born in Yamagata prefecture, and graduated from Nihon University College of Art with a degree in oil painting.

English word "степень"(degree) occurs in sets:

1000 most important Russian nouns 601 - 650

2. extent


to what extent
Let's use our brains to the greatest extent possible and see what happens during the planning stages!
To this extent, it has the characteristics of a great complicated balance between plant life and lower forms of animal life.
Foreigners complain that it is difficult to get to know Japanese people. To some extent this may be true.
You were always a perfect 'superhuman' to an infuriating extent, and so that 'habit' was actually one of your cute, or rather charming, attributes.
The earth's ecosystem is to some extent self-correcting, so it is also possible that the effects are being masked by other changes.
Jimmy is to some extent capable of performing this operation.
To a certain extent, we are all responsible for this tragic situation.
What kind of habits can damage one's health to a large extent?
Credit is an amount or limit to the extent of which a person may receive goods or money for payment in the future.
Perception is based, to a very large extent, on conceptual models - which are always inadequate, often incomplete and sometimes profoundly wrong.
Snakes are -to a certain extent- deaf, but can still hear very low sounds and are very sensitive to smells.
I don't know Spanish, but with the help of a Spanish-German dictionary, I nevertheless understood your letter to some extent.
He has come to look like a sly-as-a-fox Premier who uses his position's powers to the fullest extent, to his own advantage.

English word "степень"(extent) occurs in sets:

1000 most important Russian nouns 851 - 900

3. power


Power brings corruption.
Tim produced a perfect alveolar trill for a straight minute. The rest of the Spanish class envied and despised this vulgar display of power.
All national institutions of churches, whether Jewish, Christian, or Turkish, appear to me no other than human inventions set up to terrify and enslave mankind, and monopolize power and profit.
Keeping Mario in a state in which he can throw fireballs is a delicate process; that newfound power sometimes makes one cocky and careless.
The power delivered by a one square metre solar panel is approximately one watt. Therefore it is currently difficult to harvest solar energy on a grand scale.
The power of doing anything with quickness is always prized much by the possessor, and often without any attention to the imperfection of the performance.
People crushed by law, have no hopes but from power. If laws are their enemies, they will be enemies to laws; and those who have much to hope and nothing to lose, will always be dangerous.
Ursula and Chelsea are battling over the boy they both have a crush on. Judging from the blood and teeth everywhere, this seems to be more of a matter of power than love.
There is danger from all men. The only maxim of a free government ought to be to trust no man living with power to endanger the public liberty.
It is impossible to escape the impression that people commonly use false standards of measurement — that they seek power, success and wealth for themselves and admire them in others, and that they underestimate what is of true value in life.
Zipang The Power Polack, a ferocious Polish berserker, flailed around wildly, charging into enemy ranks crazily without armor.
Shurrup! Don't make such a fuss over a little headache. I'm flat out of magical power - this is all your fault!
Those who have been once intoxicated with power, and have derived any kind of emolument from it, even though but for one year, never can willingly abandon it.
In South Korea, the most powerful member of a family, usually the oldest living male, has the power to send members of his family to a psychiatric hospital as he sees fit.
Religions, which condemn the pleasures of sense, drive men to seek the pleasures of power. Throughout history power has been the vice of the ascetic.