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by preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (author, creator) (δημιουργός)του άρθ ορ
 Hamlet is a play by Shakespeare.
 Ο Άμλετ είναι ένα έργο του Σέξπιρ.
by preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (agent in passives)από πρόθ
 The tree was cut down by his neighbour.
 Το δέντρο κόπηκε από τον γείτονά του.
by preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (close: around)κοντά σε κτ, δίπλα σε κτ επίρ + πρόθ
  (καθομιλουμένη)κάπου γύρω από κτ περίφρ
 There's a drinking fountain by the tennis court.
 Υπάρχει ένας καταψύκτης κοντά στο γήπεδο του τένις.
 Υπάρχει ένας καταψύκτης κάπου γύρω από το γήπεδο του τένις.
by preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (close: past)μπροστά από επίρ + πρόθ
  (καθομιλουμένη)από πρόθ
 We always walk by the post office on the way to work.
 Περνάμε πάντα μπροστά από το ταχυδρομείο πηγαίνοντας στη δουλειά.
 Περνάμε πάντα από το ταχυδρομείο πηγαίνοντας στη δουλειά.
by preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (close: beside, near to) (κοντά σε)δίπλα σε επίρ + πρόθ
 The keys are by the door over there.
 Τα κλειδιά είναι εκεί πέρα, δίπλα στην πόρτα.
by preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (close: distance measure)για πρόθ
 The ball missed the window by a metre.
by preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (time: not later than) (χρόνος: όχι αργότερα από)μέχρι, έως, ως πρόθ
 You must have the report done by Monday.
 Πρέπει να έχεις τελειώσει την αναφορά μέχρι τη Δευτέρα.
by preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (via: using the means of) (μέσο)με πρόθ
 Should we go by car or by taxi?
 Θα πάμε με αυτοκίνητο ή με ταξί;
by preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (via: using a route) (διαδρομή)μέσω επίρ
 I usually go by New York when I fly to Europe.
 Συνήθως πηγαίνω μέσω Νέας Υόρκης όποτε πετάω για Ευρώπη.
 
Επιπλέον μεταφράσεις
ΑγγλικάΕλληνικά
by preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (during)κατά τη διάρκεια έκφρ
  (μεταφορικά)τον άρθ ορ
 The street is noisy by day but very quiet by night.
 Ο δρόμος είναι πολύβουος κατά τη διάρκεια της ημέρας αλλά πολύ ήσυχος κατά τη διάρκεια της νύχτας.
 Ο δρόμος είναι πολύβουος την ημέρα αλλά πολύ ήσυχος τη νύχτα.
by preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (according to)με πρόθ
 I know him by his first name.
 Τον ξέρω με το μικρό του όνομα.
by preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (with the authority of)με πρόθ
 By the authority vested in me, I proclaim you husband and wife.
by preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (in conformity with)σύμφωνα με επίρ + πρόθ
  σε συμφωνία με περίφρ
 He does everything by the book.
by preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (on the basis of)κατά προθ
  από προθ
 They met by chance.
by preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (after, serially) (χρονικό διάστημα)με σύνδ
  με κάθε... που περνάει περίφρ
  προς προθ
  (για σειρά, ακολουθία)ανά προθ
Σχόλιο: Στην περίπτωση σειράς/ακολουθίας, συνηθίζεται και η διατύπωση (καθομιλουμένη) δυο-δυο, τρεις-τρεις κ.ό.κ.
 Things got more tense minute by minute. They walked down the road two by two.
 Η κατάσταση γινόταν πιο τεταμένη με κάθε λεπτό που περνούσε.
 Περπατούσαν στο δρόμο ανά δύο.
by preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (multiplied by, times)επί πρόθ
  (καθομιλουμένη)φορές το περίφρ
 Two by four is eight.
 Δύο επί τέσσερα κάνει οχτώ.
 Δύο φορές το τέσσερα κάνει οχτώ.
by preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (unit of measure)με πρόθ
 She bought eggs by the dozen. We get paid by the hour.
 Αγόρασε αυγά με την ντουζίνα. Πληρωνόμαστε με την ώρα.
by preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (horse: sired by)του άρθ ορ
 Screaming Thunder, by Screaming Eagle, won the Preakness.
by preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (describing compass points) (Δεν υπάρχει αντιστοιχία.)-
 Head northeast by north.
 Προχώρα βόρεια-βορειοανατολικά.
by preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (indicating means) (σπάνιο)με το να
Σχόλιο: Δεν χρησιμοποιείτα συχνά. Πιο συνχή είναι η σύνταξη με μετοχή: Έχοντας κάνει τα μαθήματά της νωρίς, μπόρεσε να κάνει παρέα με τους φίλους της.
 By finishing her homework early, she was able to join her friends.
 Με το να κάνει τα μαθήματά της νωρίς, είχε τη δυνατότητα να κάνει παρέα με τους φίλους της.
by preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (accompanying conditions)με προθ
  (για φωτισμό)υπό προθ
 We love to eat by candlelight.
by preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (indicating dimensions)επί πρόθ
 The board should measure 2 by 4 feet.
by preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (margin)κατά πρόθ
 CO2 emissions have reduced by 5% over the past three years. Jeff is older than Carl by eight months.
  Λείπει κάτι σημαντικό; Αναφέρετε τυχόν λάθη ή προτείνετε βελτιώσεις.

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abide by [sth] vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S] (obey)τηρώ ρ μ
  συμμορφώνομαι προς περίφρ
 Cathy decided to abide by the rules.
 Η Κάθι αποφάσισε να τηρήσει τους κανόνες.
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. Ως ευσυνείδητοι πολίτες πρέπει να συμμορφωνόμαστε προς τους νόμους.
be accompanied by [sb/sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (go in company with)συνοδευόμενος από κπ/κτ μτχ πρκ + πρόθ
  συνοδεύομαι από κπ/κτ ρ αμ + πρόθ
be accompanied by [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (coexist with)συνυπάρχων με μπ/μτ μτχ ενεστ + πρόθ
  συνυπάρχω με κπ/κτ ρ αμ + πρόθ
along by preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." UK (along the length of, next to)κατά μήκος πρόθ
as time goes by exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (as circumstances change)καθώς περνά ο καιρός έκφρ
 Sometimes, as time goes by, people's interests and tastes change.
attended by [sb/sth] adj + prep (accompanied)συνοδευόμενος μτχ ενεστ
  που συνοδεύεται περίφρ
 The queen was attended by six ladies in waiting.
be attracted by [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (find [sth] appealing)έλκομαι από ρ μ + πρόθ
  νιώθω έλξη για, αισθάνομαι έλξη για περίφρ
  βρίσκω ελκυστικό περίφρ
 Some women are attracted by men with money.
 Μερικές γυναίκες έλκονται από άντρες με χρήματα.
baffled by [sth] adj + prep (confused, mystified) (από κάτι)μπερδεμένος, σαστισμένος μτχ πρκ
  (ανεπίσημο: από κάτι)παραξενεμένος μτχ πρκ
  (από κάτι)που παραξενεύτηκε περίφρ
 The police detective was baffled by the strange circumstances of the murder.
 Ο αστυνομικός ήταν μπερδεμένος από τις περίεργες συνθήκες του φόνου.
baptism by fire,
baptism of fire
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
figurative (difficult initiation)βάπτισμα του πυρός εκφρ
 My first day as a math teacher was a baptism of fire. The pupils just wouldn't keep quiet!
baptism by fire,
baptism of fire
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
figurative (soldier: first combat)βάπτισμα του πυρός εκφρ
 Bullets were flying all around and people were dying; it was truly a baptism by fire.
be bogged down in/by [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." figurative (encumbered or oppressed) (μτφ: σε κτ ή με κτ)πνιγμένος μτχ πρκ
 The lawyer was bogged down in paper work.
be followed by [sth/sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (precede, come before)ακολουθούμαι από ρ αμ
 The calm is always followed by the storm.
 Η γαλήνη ακολουθείται πάντα από την καταιγίδα.
be hit by a car v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (be knocked down)με χτυπάει αυτοκίνητο περίφρ
 Greg crossed the street without checking for traffic, and was consequently hit by a car.
 Ο Γκρεγκ πέρασε τον δρόμο χωρίς να ελέγξει την κυκλοφορία, με αποτέλεσμα να τον χτυπήσει αυτοκίνητο.
be led by [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (be guided)οδηγούμαι, καθοδηγούμαι, ελέγχομαι ρ αμ
 I will be led by my doctor's advice.
be led by [sb] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (be managed)οδηγούμαι, καθοδηγούμαι, ελέγχομαι ρ αμ
 The research project was led by a university professor.
be powered by [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (run or function on)λειτουργώ με, δουλεύω με ρ μ
 Most cars are powered by petrol.
 Τα περισσότερα αμάξια λειτουργούν με βενζίνη.
be written by [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (have as author)έχει γραφτεί από ρ αμ
 The story was written by Edgar Allan Poe.
 Η ιστορία έχει γραφτεί από τον Έντγκαρ Άλαν Πόε.
begin by doing [sth] vi + prep (do first)αρχίζω από κτ, ξεκινώ από κτ ρ αμ
 When learning a new recipe, it is best to begin by reading all the way through.
 Όταν δοκιμάζεις μια καινούργια συνταγή, το πρώτο πράγμα που θα πρέπει να κάνεις είναι να τη διαβάσεις ολόκληρη.
benumbed by [sth] adj + prep literary (made numb by: cold, etc.)μουδιασμένος από κτ μτχ πρκ + πρόθ
be beset by [sth/sb] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (under attack: from enemy)δέχομαι επίθεση από κπ/κτ περίφρ
Σχόλιο: Δεν υπάρχει ακριβής αντιστοιχία.
be beset by [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (surrounded by) (από αντιπάλους)περικυκλωμένος επίθ
be beset by [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." figurative (assailed: by difficulties, doubts, etc.) (αμφιβολίες, τύψεις κλπ)με πιάνουν περίφρ
  με κυριεύουν περίφρ
  (δυσκολίες, προβλήματα)με βρίσκουν περίφρ
 Joan was suddenly beset by doubts as to her brother's motives.
besotted by [sb],
besotted with [sb]
adj + prep
(infatuated) (μεταφορικά)τρελός για κπ επίθ + πρόθ
  (μεταφορικά)τρελαμένος με κπ, ξετρελαμένος με κπ μτχ πρκ + πρόθ
  (ερωτική σχέση)ερωτοχτυπημένος με κπ περίφρ
 Gary is besotted by Evie and would do anything for her.
bit by bit advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." informal (gradually)σιγά σιγά φρ ως επίρ
  λίγο λίγο φρ ως επίρ
blow by vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (be swept past) (άνεμος)παρασύρομαι από τον άνεμο περίφρ
 A paper bag blew by in the wind.
 Μια χαρτοσακούλα παρασύρθηκε από τον άνεμο.
blow by [sb/sth] vi + prep (be swept past)παρασύρομαι από κτ ρ αμ + πρόθ
  (καθομιλουμένη)με παίρνει κτ αντων + ρ μ
blow-by-blow adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." informal (account: detailed)βήμα προς βήμα έκφρ
 The eyewitness gave a blow-by-blow description of the horrific event.
bothered by [sth] adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (concerned, troubled) (ανησυχία)με προβληματίζει κτ, με ανησυχεί κτ αντων + ρ μ
  (ανησυχία)προβληματισμένος με κτ μτχ πρκ + πρόθ
  (δυσαρέσκεια)με ενοχλεί κτ, με δυσαρεστεί κτ αντων + ρ μ
  (δυσαρέσκεια)ενοχλημένος από κτ, δυσαρεστημένος από κτ μτχ πρκ + πρόθ
 I am bothered by the way he treats my daughter.
 Με ενοχλεί ο τρόπος που συμπεριφέρεται στην κόρη μου.
bound by [sth] adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." figurative (legally obligated) (νομικά: από κάτι)δεσμεύομαι ρ αμ
  (νομικά: από κάτι)δεσμευμένος, υποχρεωμένος μτχ πρκ
 We are bound by the terms of the contract.
 Δεσμευόμαστε από τους όρους του συμβολαίου.
 Είμαστε δεσμευμένοι από τους όρους τους συμβολαίου.
by a great deal advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (by a large amount or extent)πολύ επίρ
Σχόλιο: επιρρηματικός προσδιορισμός
 The Indian Ocean is smaller than the Pacific Ocean by a great deal.
by a hair advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (by a very slight margin, only just)στο τσακ, παρά τρίχα έκφρ
 The truck missed the cyclist by a hair.
by a hair's breadth advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (by the slightest margin) (καθομιλουμένη)στο τσακ φρ ως επίρ
 The horse won by a hair's breadth.
by a majority advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (by most people, by more than half)πλειοψηφικά επίρ
 They were able to pass their laws by a majority vote of 51 to 49.
by a narrow margin advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (by a very small number or amount)με μικρή διαφορά φρ ως επίρ
 He was elected president by a narrow margin.
by a show of hands advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (with an impromptu vote)με ψηφοφορία δι' ανατάσεως των χεριών επίρ
Σχόλιο: επιρρηματικός προσδιορισμός
 Our class decided to continue reading the novel by a show of hands.
by accident advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (mistakenly, not intentionally)κατά λάθος, από λάθος επίρ
 I spilt some coffee on the carpet by accident.
by air advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (via aeroplane)αεροπορικώς επίρ
  με το αεροπλάνο φρ ως επίρ
 Did you send the package by air?
by air advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (through the atmosphere)μέσω του αέρα φρ ως επίρ
  με τον αέρα φρ ως επίρ
by airmail advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (postal delivery: via plane)με αεροπορικό ταχυδρομείο επίρ
Σχόλιο: επιρρηματικός προσδιορισμός
 All letters from the U.S. to Africa go by airmail these days; surface mail isn't available.
by all accounts advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (according to everyone)όπως λένε όλοι, από ότι λένε όλοι περίφρ
  (κατάθεση για συμβάν)σύμφωνα με όλες τις μαρτυρίες περίφρ
by all means advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (of course, certainly)βεβαίως, ασφαλώς, σίγουρα επίρ
 "Can I borrow your pen for a moment?" "By all means!"
 «Μπορώ να δανειστώ μια στιγμή το στυλό σου;» «Βεβαίως!»
by and by advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (in a while)σε λίγο επίρ
by and by advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (eventually)σε λίγο επίρ
 Be patient! I'll get around to it by and by.
by and large advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (in general, on the whole)γενικά επίρ
 Not everything about my job is good, but by and large, I enjoy it.
 Δεν είναι τα πάντα ρόδινα στη δουλειά μου, αλλά γενικά μου αρέσει.
by any chance advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (possibly)τυχαίνει ρ άπρ
 Would you by any chance be able to lend me $10?
 Μήπως τυχαίνει να μπορείς να μου δανείσεις 10 δολάρια;
by any means advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (in any way, via any method)με οποιονδήποτε τρόπο επίρ
Σχόλιο: επιρρηματικός προσδιορισμός
by any standard advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (by no matter what measure)σε κάθε περίπτωση έκφρ
by birth advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (through natural talent)από τη φύση μου φρ ως επίρ
 He was an artist by birth.
by birth advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (through one's family)εκ γενετής φρ ως επίρ
 The U.S. Constitution requires the president to be American by birth, not a naturalized citizen.
by bus advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (travel or transport: on a bus)με το λεωφορείο επίρ
 Amy usually travels to work by bus.
by car advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (via motor vehicle)οδικώς επίρ
  με αυτοκίνητο φρ ως επίρ
 By car, you could get from Lansing to Detroit in about two hours.
by chance advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (coincidentally)τυχαία επίρ
  κατά τύχη, κατά σύμπτωση περίφρ
  συμπτωματικά επίρ
 I met my French teacher by chance in the supermarket.
 Συνάντησα τυχαία τον καθηγητή των γαλλικών μου στο σούπερ μάρκετ.
by choice advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (willingly, of one's free will)από επιλογή επίρ
Σχόλιο: επιρρηματικός προσδιορισμός
 I did not exactly retire by choice.
by command advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (by giving orders)με εντολή, με πρόσταγμα επίρ
Σχόλιο: επιρρηματικός προσδιορισμός
by common consent advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (with everyone's agreement)με κοινή αποδοχή έκφρ
by comparison advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (when compared)συγκριτικά, εν συγκρίσει επίρ
by comparison with exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (compared with, relative to)συγκριτικά, εν συγκρίσει επίρ
by consensus advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (by general agreement)κατά γενική συναίνεση φρ ως επίρ
 Quakers make their decisions by consensus, not by compromise.
by contrast advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (on the other hand)αντιθέτως, σε αντίθεση, σε αντιδιαστολή, εν αντιθέσει επίρ
 I'm always late but you, by contrast, are always on time.
 Εν αντιθέσει με (or: σε αντίθεση με) σένα που έρχεσαι πάντοτε στην ώρα σου, εγώ είμαι διαρκώς αργοπορημένος.
by default advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (in the absence of alternatives)εξ ορισμού έκφρ
 When his opponent pulled out of the match, he won by default.
by default advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (not actively or purposefully) (κατά λέξη)όχι από επιλογή περίφρ
Σχόλιο: Μπορεί να αποδοθεί και ως «από τύχη» ή «από ατυχία», «αυτόματα», «απευθείας», «εξ ορισμού», «από τη φύση μου» κ.λπ., ανάλογα με την περίπτωση.
by definition exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (according to dictionary meaning)εξ ορισμού έκφρ
by definition exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (according to nature of [sth])εξ ορισμού έκφρ
  εκ φύσεως έκφρ
by dint of preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (by means of)χάρη πρόθ
by doing advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." informal (by practising, on the job)κάνοντας επίρ
 I've never been great at tests and exams: learn best by doing.
by extension advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (in a more general sense)κατ' επέκταση έκφρ
 Calling me a dumb blonde insults me and, by extension, insults all women with blonde hair.
by far advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (by a large margin)μακράν επίρ
  με διαφορά φρ ως επίρ
 The U.S. is, by far, the largest producer of corn in the world.
by foot,
on foot
advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
(on foot, walking)με τα πόδια φρ ως επίρ
  πεζή επίρ
 Most people drove but a few arrived by foot.
 Οι περισσότεροι ήρθαν οδικώς, αλλά μερικοί ήρθαν με τα πόδια.
by force advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (using physical strength, violence)με τη βία, με το ζόρι έκφρ
 Soldiers generally operate by force.
by freight advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (via cargo transport)με μεταφορά επίρ
Σχόλιο: επιρρηματικός προσδιορισμός
by half advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (by 50 per cent)κατά πενήντα τοις εκατό φρ ως επίρ
  (μαθηματικά)διά δύο φρ ως επίρ
Σχόλιο: επιρρηματικός προσδιορισμός
 Since I retired my income is down by half.
too ... by half adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." UK, slang, figurative (extremely)υπερβολικά επίρ
  (με ρήμα όπου ταιριάζει)παρα- πρόθημα
 Your problem is, you're too clever by half!
 Το πρόβλημά σου είναι ότι είσαι υπερβολικά έξυπνος!
 Το πρόβλημά σου είναι ότι παραείσαι έξυπνος!
by hand advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (manually, not by machine)χειροκίνητα επίρ
 You can see that these tools were made by hand.
by heart advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (from memory) (λέω)από μνήμης φρ επίρ
  (ξέρω)απ' έξω φρ ως επίρ
 I learnt the sonnet by heart.
by hook or by crook advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." figurative (by any means necessary)με κάθε τρόπο, με κάθε δυνατό μέσο έκφρ
by installments (US),
by instalments (UK)
advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
(a bit at a time)σε δόσεις, με δόσεις φρ ως επίρ
Σχόλιο: επιρρηματικός προσδιορισμός
 I'm paying for my saxophone by installments of $50 each month.
by instinct advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (intuitively)λόγω διαίσθησης έκφρ
 I knew by instinct that she was lying, but I didn't say anything.
 Διαισθανόμουν ότι έλεγε ψέματα, αλλά δεν είπα τίποτε.
 Το ένστικτό μου μού έλεγε ότι δεν ήταν ειλικρινής. Δεν μίλησα, όμως.
by instinct advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (following innate guide)ενστικτωδώς επίρ
 Birds fly south by instinct.
by intuition advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (instinctively)ενστικτωδώς επίρ
 I knew by intuition that he was a good person.
by itself advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (without help)από μόνο του έκφρ
 The bruise will go away by itself.
 Η μελανιά θα φύγει από μόνη της.
by itself advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (without adornment)σκέτος επίθ
  μόνος του, από μόνος του φρ ως επίθ
 Does the dress look good by itself, or should I put on gold beads?
By Jove! interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" dated (amazement)μα τον Θεό επιφ
 By Jove! I thought I'd never see you again.
by land advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (via land transport)από ξηράς επίρ
Σχόλιο: επιρρηματικός προσδιορισμός
 We can either take the ferry across Lake Michigan, or go by land via Chicago.
by law advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (legally)νομικά επίρ
 By law, in England, the minimum age for buying alcoholic beverages is eighteen.
by leaps and bounds,
in leaps and bounds
exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
(rapidly)αστραπιαία επίρ
  γρηγορότατα επίρ
 The city has grown by leaps and bounds--the population has doubled in the last ten years.
by mail advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (via postal service)ταχυδρομικώς επίρ
 It seems like sending a letter by mail is a sweet old-fashioned thing to do.
by mail advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." informal (via e-mail)μέσω ηλεκτρονικού ταχυδρομείο έκφρ
by marriage advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (through the family of one's spouse)μέσω γάμου επίρ
Σχόλιο: επιρρηματικός προσδιορισμός
 He is my uncle by marriage, certainly not by choice.
by means of [sth] preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (via)μέσω επίρ
by miles advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." figurative, informal (to a great degree)με διαφορά έκφρ
  μακράν επίρ
 Homemade spaghetti sauce tastes better than store-bought by miles!
 Η σπιτική σάλτσα για μακαρόνια είναι με διαφορά καλύτερη από την έτοιμη.
by mistake advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (accidentally, not on purpose)κατά λάθος επίρ
Σχόλιο: επιρρηματικός προσδιορισμός
 By mistake, I gave him your phone number instead of mine!
by name exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (using [sb]'s name)με το όνομά μου έκφρ
by name exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (by repute)κατ' όνομα έκφρ
by nature advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (characteristically, in essence)εκ φύσεως έκφρ
 Lions are wild by nature, and there is little you can do to tame them.
by night advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (at night-time)τη νύχτα, το βράδυ επίρ
Σχόλιο: επιρρηματικός προσδιορισμός
 The solders staged a surprise attack by night.
by no means advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (not at all, not in any way)με τίποτα επίρ
 This handbag costs £300, but it's by no means the most expensive one in the shop.
 Αυτή η τσάντα κοστίζει 300 λίρες, αλλά με τίποτα δεν είναι η πιο ακριβή στο κατάστημα.
by now advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (before this moment)μέχρι τώρα, ως τώρα έκφρ
 My guests should have arrived by now – dinner's getting cold.
 Οι καλεσμένοι θα έπρεπε να έχουν έλθει ως τώρα. Τo φαγητό κρυώνει.
by post advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (through the mail) (λόγιος, καθομιλουμένη)ταχυδρομικώς επίρ
  ταχυδρομικά επίρ
  με το ταχυδρομείο φρ ως επίρ
 Can you either fax it to me or send it by post?
by rail advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (via train)με τρένο επίρ
Σχόλιο: επιρρηματικός προσδιορισμός
 Freight is moved either by truck or by rail.
by reason of exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (because of)εξαιτίας, λόγω επίρ
 Sarah was found innocent by reason of insanity.
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