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skittles

['skɪtlz]

n

кегли

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skittles

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At last Herr Klueber returned, announced that dinner would be ready in half an hour, and proposed their employing the interval in a game of skittles, adding that this was very good for the appetite, he, he, he!
Наконец г-н Клюбер вернулся, объявил, что через полчаса обед будет готов, и предложил до тех пор поиграть в кегли, прибавив, что это очень хорошо для аппетита, хе-хе-хе!
Turgenev, I.S. / The Torrents of SpringТургенев, И.С. / Вешние воды
Вешние воды
Тургенев, И.С.
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1978
The Torrents of Spring
Turgenev, I.S.
© BiblioBazaar, LLC
('Now,' thought Mr Boffin, 'if he proposes a game at skittles, or meets a country gentleman just come into property, or produces any article of jewellery he has found, I'll knock him down!'
("Ну, - подумал мистер Боффин, - если он предложит мне сыграть в кегли, или познакомиться с джентльменом из провинции, недавно получившим наследство, или купить у него случайно найденную золотую цепочку, я ему дам в ухо!"
Dickens, Charles / Our Mutual FriendДиккенс, Чарльз / Наш общий друг
Наш общий друг
Диккенс, Чарльз
© Государственное издательство художественной литературы, 1960
Our Mutual Friend
Dickens, Charles
© Wordsworth Editions Limited 1997
Skittles he played in masterly fashion; as he threw the ball, he put himself into amazingly heroic postures, with artistic play of the muscles, with artistic flourish and shake of the leg.
В кегли он играл мастерски; бросая шар, принимал удивительно молодцеватые позы, щегольски играл мускулами, щегольски взмахивал и потрясал ногою.
Turgenev, I.S. / The Torrents of SpringТургенев, И.С. / Вешние воды
Вешние воды
Тургенев, И.С.
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1978
The Torrents of Spring
Turgenev, I.S.
© BiblioBazaar, LLC
But you," breathlessly recovering his mildness of speech as Judy readjusts the cap on his skittle-ball of a head, "you, my dear Mr. George, are likely to have some letter or paper that would suit the purpose.
Но у вас, – он снова сбавляет тон, еле переводя дух, в то время как Джуди поправляет ермолку на его голом, словно кегельный шар, черепе, – у вас, дорогой мистер Джордж, наверное осталось какое-нибудь письмо или документ, которые нам пригодились бы.
Dickens, Charles / Bleak HouseДиккенс, Чарльз / Холодный дом
Холодный дом
Диккенс, Чарльз
© "Государственное издательство художественной литературы", 1960
Bleak House
Dickens, Charles
© 1894, by Macmillan & Co.

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to play skittles — играть в кегли

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Collocations

all beer and skittles
забавы и развлечения
beer and skittles
забавы
beer and skittles
развлечения
skittles alley
кегельбан

Word forms

skittle

verb
Basic forms
Pastskittled
Imperativeskittle
Present Participle (Participle I)skittling
Past Participle (Participle II)skittled
Present Indefinite, Active Voice
I skittlewe skittle
you skittleyou skittle
he/she/it skittlesthey skittle
Present Continuous, Active Voice
I am skittlingwe are skittling
you are skittlingyou are skittling
he/she/it is skittlingthey are skittling
Present Perfect, Active Voice
I have skittledwe have skittled
you have skittledyou have skittled
he/she/it has skittledthey have skittled
Present Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I have been skittlingwe have been skittling
you have been skittlingyou have been skittling
he/she/it has been skittlingthey have been skittling
Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I skittledwe skittled
you skittledyou skittled
he/she/it skittledthey skittled
Past Continuous, Active Voice
I was skittlingwe were skittling
you were skittlingyou were skittling
he/she/it was skittlingthey were skittling
Past Perfect, Active Voice
I had skittledwe had skittled
you had skittledyou had skittled
he/she/it had skittledthey had skittled
Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I had been skittlingwe had been skittling
you had been skittlingyou had been skittling
he/she/it had been skittlingthey had been skittling
Future Indefinite, Active Voice
I shall/will skittlewe shall/will skittle
you will skittleyou will skittle
he/she/it will skittlethey will skittle
Future Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will be skittlingwe shall/will be skittling
you will be skittlingyou will be skittling
he/she/it will be skittlingthey will be skittling
Future Perfect, Active Voice
I shall/will have skittledwe shall/will have skittled
you will have skittledyou will have skittled
he/she/it will have skittledthey will have skittled
Future Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will have been skittlingwe shall/will have been skittling
you will have been skittlingyou will have been skittling
he/she/it will have been skittlingthey will have been skittling
Future in the Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I should/would skittlewe should/would skittle
you would skittleyou would skittle
he/she/it would skittlethey would skittle
Future in the Past Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would be skittlingwe should/would be skittling
you would be skittlingyou would be skittling
he/she/it would be skittlingthey would be skittling
Future in the Past Perfect, Active Voice
I should/would have skittledwe should/would have skittled
you would have skittledyou would have skittled
he/she/it would have skittledthey would have skittled
Future in the Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would have been skittlingwe should/would have been skittling
you would have been skittlingyou would have been skittling
he/she/it would have been skittlingthey would have been skittling
Present Indefinite, Passive Voice
I am skittledwe are skittled
you are skittledyou are skittled
he/she/it is skittledthey are skittled
Present Continuous, Passive Voice
I am being skittledwe are being skittled
you are being skittledyou are being skittled
he/she/it is being skittledthey are being skittled
Present Perfect, Passive Voice
I have been skittledwe have been skittled
you have been skittledyou have been skittled
he/she/it has been skittledthey have been skittled
Past Indefinite, Passive Voice
I was skittledwe were skittled
you were skittledyou were skittled
he/she/it was skittledthey were skittled
Past Continuous, Passive Voice
I was being skittledwe were being skittled
you were being skittledyou were being skittled
he/she/it was being skittledthey were being skittled
Past Perfect, Passive Voice
I had been skittledwe had been skittled
you had been skittledyou had been skittled
he/she/it had been skittledthey had been skittled
Future Indefinite, Passive Voice
I shall/will be skittledwe shall/will be skittled
you will be skittledyou will be skittled
he/she/it will be skittledthey will be skittled
Future Perfect, Passive Voice
I shall/will have been skittledwe shall/will have been skittled
you will have been skittledyou will have been skittled
he/she/it will have been skittledthey will have been skittled

skittle

noun
SingularPlural
Common caseskittleskittles
Possessive caseskittle'sskittles'