Russian English Dictionary

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строка in English:

1. row row


His beating four competitors in a row won our high school team the championship.
the fifth row
It's the same wherever you try and escape: everywhere is a death row, and everyone's a victim.
Everybody row in concert!
No matter how much you might think you like curry, three days in a row is plenty.
I was at a musical recently, in the third row. Seeing the actor I love up close like that made me feel more smitten with him than ever.
A row of old houses is being destroyed to make way for new flats.
This week I've watched foreign car-action movies with subtitles for three days in a row.
You shouldn't start unnecessary rows, especially because she's pregnant.
Ed Miliband accuses David Cameron of 'inexplicable silence' in row over Gaza
a violent row in Australia which disrupted filming of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales.
a row of chairs/houses My students sit at desks in rows for most of the time.
Nelly and I had a big row. We haven't spoken since.
On the little prince's planet there has always been very simple flowers with a single row of petals which took up very little space and were no bother.
A row has broken out over education.

2. string string


This string is strong.
Tie the package with string.
The police say there's someone pulling string behind the scenes.
Tom often thinks of Mary when he hears a string quartet.
silly string
All you do is string together a bunch of farfetched ideas. I can't understand a word of it.
Her heart has been hardening all throughout her string of bad hookups.
Not to harp on the same string, I still insist that those who drink should never drive.
Monotony develops when you harp on the same string.
She was lying on the floor, strangled by a harp string.
Officers patrolled the neighborhood for a month after the string of robberies.
An example of a string instrument is a violin.
Hold your strings tight.
I tried to assemble that with a string, but it didn’t work
The townsfolk were convinced that the string of murders was tied to a satanic cult.

3. line line


They fed me a line about Monday being a holiday, so I took the day off, and it wasn't.
If you are a parent, don't allow yourself to set your heart on any particular line of work for your children.
Each episode of that TV drama ends with somebody delivering a profound line.
From the airport, the Keisei Line Sky-Liner will take you to Ueno Station in 75 minutes.
line (n)
She's a lot like the millions of others who stood in line to make their voice heard in this election except for one thing: Ann Nixon Cooper is 106 years old.
It then became necessary to settle the best route for the line to follow; and that was determined, in the first place, by the shape of the land it had to cross.
If my plane doesn't crash, and if I do not get kidnapped by organ thieves, I will drop you a line at the beginning of the week.
Pretty soon along came to the village some strangely dressed people who called themselves surveyors; and they surveyed a line in front of my grandmother's little house.
What I looked up to in Shota was not his 'strength'. It was his heroic courage to put his life on the line to carry out his convictions.
But so that we may not cause offense, go to the lake and throw out your line. Take the first fish you catch; open its mouth and you will find a four-drachma coin. Take it and give it to them for my tax and yours.
The campers made their own bird feeders with pinecones, peanut butter, and seeds. They hung them from trees with fishing line.
Friendly Reminder: Please keep in mind the closing time of the line you need to switch to, so as to avoid delays in your trip.
Imogen of the Internet can connect to dial-up BBSes by whistling into a funnel attached to a phone line.
The management tended to be too concerned about short-term improvement of the bottom line to have any long-term design for the future.