ponder weight


ponder weight
nсм. overhauling weight

Англо-русский строительный словарь. — М.: Русский Язык. . 1995.

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  • ponder — verb consider carefully. Origin ME: from OFr. ponderer consider , from L. ponderare weigh , from pondus, ponder weight …   English new terms dictionary

  • Ponder — Pon der, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Pondered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Pondering}.] [L. ponderare, fr. pondus, ponderis, a weight, fr. pendere to weigh: cf. F. pond[ e]rer. See {Pendant}, and cf. {Pound} a weight.] [1913 Webster] 1. To weigh. [Obs.] [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ponder — ► VERB ▪ consider carefully. ORIGIN Latin ponderare weigh , from pondus weight …   English terms dictionary

  • ponder — [pän′dər] vt. [ME ponderen < MFr ponderer < L ponderare, to weigh < pondus (gen. ponderis), weight: see POUND1] to weigh mentally; think deeply about; consider carefully vi. to think deeply; deliberate; meditate ponderer n …   English World dictionary

  • ponder — verb (pondered; pondering) Etymology: Middle English, from Middle French ponderer, from Latin ponderare to weigh, ponder, from ponder , pondus weight more at pendant Date: 14th century transitive verb 1. to weigh in the mind ; appraise < pondered …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ponder — pon|der [ˈpɔndə US ˈpa:ndər] v [I and T] [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: ponderer to weigh , from Latin ponderare, from pondus weight ] formal to spend time thinking carefully and seriously about a problem, a difficult question, or… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • ponder — [14] To ponder something is etymologically to ‘weigh’ it up. The word comes via Old French ponderer from Latin ponderāre ‘weigh’, hence ‘consider’ (source also of English preponderate [17]). This was derived from pondus ‘weight’ (source of… …   The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • ponder — [14] To ponder something is etymologically to ‘weigh’ it up. The word comes via Old French ponderer from Latin ponderāre ‘weigh’, hence ‘consider’ (source also of English preponderate [17]). This was derived from pondus ‘weight’ (source of… …   Word origins

  • ponder — v. 1 tr. weigh mentally; think over; consider. 2 intr. (usu. foll. by on, over) think; muse. Etymology: ME f. OF ponderer f. L ponderare f. pondus eris weight …   Useful english dictionary

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  • (s)pen- — To draw, stretch, spin. Derivatives include spider, pansy, pendant1, appendix, penthouse, and spontaneous. I. Basic form *spen . 1. Suffixed form *spen wo . a. spider, spin, from …   Universalium