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versed

[vɜːst] брит. / амер.

прил.

опытный, сведущий (в чём-л.)

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versed

[væːst]

adj

  • to be well versed in French history/Russian literature — хорошо знать французскую историю/русскую литературу

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"To escape King Gareth, I had to call upon old friends," said Jarlaxle. He paused and looked at Ilnezhara. "You are well versed in divine magic, are you not?" he asked.
– Мне пришлось просить помощи старых друзей, чтобы уйти от короля Гарета, – пояснил дроу и обратился к Ильнезаре: – Ты же владеешь приемами магии провидения.
Salvatore, Robert / Road of the PatriarchСальваторе, Роберт / Дорога Патриарха
Дорога Патриарха
Сальваторе, Роберт
© 2007 Wizards of the Coast, Inc.
© Е. Фурсикова, перевод, 2008
© ООО "Фантастика", 2008
Road of the Patriarch
Salvatore, Robert
© 2007 Wizards of the Coast, Inc.
'What a comfort it is to have the advice of one so versed in the law,' he said in a sarcastic voice.
— Какое удобство! Всегда можно получить совет человека столь сведущего в законах и обычаях, благодаря вам, граф, — язвительно заметил он.
Eddings, David / Diamond ThroneЭддингс, Дэвид / Алмазный трон
Алмазный трон
Эддингс, Дэвид
Diamond Throne
Eddings, David
© 1989 by David Eddings
"The heads of the Komura family down through the years have been well versed in the arts, with an especially refined appreciation of the truly excellent.
Комура из поколения в поколение хорошо разбирались в искусстве и обладали великолепным вкусом.
Murakami, Haruki / Kafka on the shoreМураками, Харуки / Кафка на пляже
Кафка на пляже
Мураками, Харуки
© Haruki Murakami, 2002
© Перевод. С. Логачев, И. Логачев, 2005
© ООО «Издательство «Эксмо», 2005
Kafka on the shore
Murakami, Haruki
© 2005 by Haruki Murakami
on the one hand, according to their own words are "splendidly versed in the documents'" and could not but know of the falsehood of their own assertions, under the condition that they are mentally competent;
с одной стороны , по их собственным словам «прекрасно искушенные в документах» не могли не знать о ложности собственных утверждений, при условии, если они вметаемые;
© ПРЕССЦЕНТР Михаила Ходорковского и Платона Лебедева, 2011
© 2011 The International Legal Team of Mikhail Khodorkovsky and Platon Lebedev
That minister was GALBET, or admiral of the realm, very much in his master's confidence, and a person well versed in affairs, but of a morose and sour complexion.
Болголам занимал пост гальбета, то есть адмирала королевского флота, пользовался большим доверием императора и был человеком весьма сведущим в своем деле, но угрюмым и резким.
Swift, Jonathan / Gulliver's travels into several remote nations of the worldСвифт, Джонатан / Путешествия Гулливера
Путешествия Гулливера
Свифт, Джонатан
© Издательство "Правда", 1987
Gulliver's travels into several remote nations of the world
Swift, Jonathan
“One can hardly expect a child to be well-versed in matters of religion,” said Thrower.
«Трудно ожидать, чтобы ребенок был хорошо осведомлен в делах религии», сказал Троуэр.
Card, Orson Scott / Seventh SonКард, Орсон Скот / Седьмой сын
Седьмой сын
Кард, Орсон Скот
© copyright by Orson Scott Card
© Copyright перевод Миша Шараев, 1994
Seventh Son
Card, Orson Scott
© copyright by Orson Scott Card
I am familiar with issues relating to the headquarters agreements between the United Nations and the host country, Tanzania, and well versed in the drafting of correspondence on this subject.
Хорошо знаком с положениями соглашения о месте пребывания Трибунала, заключенного Организацией Объединенных Наций с принимающим государством — Танзанией. Принимал непосредственное участие в редактировании документов по этим вопросам.
© Организация Объединенных Наций, 2010 год
© United Nations 2010
There was a most ingenious doctor, who seemed to be perfectly versed in the whole nature and system of government.
Так, я познакомился там с одним весьма остроумным доктором, который, по- видимому, в совершенстве изучил природу и механизм управления государством.
Swift, Jonathan / Gulliver's travels into several remote nations of the worldСвифт, Джонатан / Путешествия Гулливера
Путешествия Гулливера
Свифт, Джонатан
© Издательство "Правда", 1987
Gulliver's travels into several remote nations of the world
Swift, Jonathan
He sighed out the verse from the 'Song of Solomon,' 'My beloved is mine, and I am his; He feedeth his flock among the lilies, until the day be cool, and the shadows flee away. '
Он бормотал стих из песнопения: «Мой возлюбленный принадлежит мне, а я – ему; он покоится среди лилий, пока не встанет заря и не убегут тени».
Zola, Emile / Abbe Mouret's TransgressionЗоля, Эмиль / Проступок аббата Муре
Проступок аббата Муре
Золя, Эмиль
Abbe Mouret's Transgression
Zola, Emile
© BiblioBazaar, LLC
Suddenly, almost at the time I proposed printing it here, our poem was published abroad in a collection of revolutionary verse, without the knowledge of Stepan Trofimovitch.
Вдруг, и почти тогда же как я предлагал напечатать здесь, - печатают нашу поэму там, то-есть за границей, в одном из революционных сборников, и совершенно без ведома Степана Трофимовича.
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / The possessedДостоевский, Фёдор / Бесы
Бесы
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1989
The possessed
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
I would take some book with me - Keidanov's Course, for instance - but I rarely looked into it, and more often than anything declaimed verses aloud; I knew a great deal of poetry by heart;
брал с собою какую-нибудь книгу - курс Кайданова, например, - но редко ее развертывал, а больше вслух читал стихи, которых знал очень много на память;
Turgenev, I.S. / First loveТургенев, И.С. / Первая любовь
Первая любовь
Тургенев, И.С.
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1978
First love
Turgenev, I.S.
© BiblioBazaar, LLC
General Epanchin only knew that there was a recitation of verses going on, and took no further interest in the matter.
Генерал Иван Федорович понял только, что декламировали стихи.
Достоевский, Фёдор / ИдиотDostoevsky, Fyodor / Idiot
Idiot
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
© 2004 by Fine Creative Media, Inc.
Идиот
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1971
And the way he repeated that German verse, it was just like you!
И этот стишок немецкий сказал, ну точно как вы!
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / The brothers KaramazovДостоевский, Фёдор / Братья Карамазовы
Братья Карамазовы
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1988
The brothers Karamazov
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
Accordingly I added the last verse to the rest.
И я написал последний стих.
Толстой, Л.Н. / ДетствоTolstoy, Leo / Childhood
Childhood
Tolstoy, Leo
© 2007 Objective Systems Pty Ltd
Детство
Толстой, Л.Н.
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1960
What was silliest of all, many of them took the whole episode seriously, that is, did not regard the verses as a lampoon but actually thought it realistic and true as regards the governesses-a poem with a tendency, in fact.
Глупее всего, что многие из них приняли всю выходку патетически, т.-е. вовсе не за пасквиль, а действительно за реальную правду насчет гувернантки, за стишки с направлением.
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / The possessedДостоевский, Фёдор / Бесы
Бесы
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1989
The possessed
Dostoevsky, Fyodor

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vɜːstAdjectiveопытный; сведущийExamples

I am not much versed in Egyptian hieroglyphics. — Я не очень хорошо знаю египетские иероглифы.

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Collocations

average person versed in the art
средний специалист
versed cosecant
обращенный косеканс
versed cosine
обращенный косинус
versed cotangent
обращенный котангенс
versed sine
обращенный синус
well-versed
разбирающийся в
well-versed
сведущий в
one versed in law
законник
well-versed
искушенный
not versed
неграмотный
versed cosine
косинус-верзус
versed cosecant
косеканс-версус
versed cosine
косинус-версус
versed sine
синус-версус
blank verse
белый стих

Word forms

verse

verb
Basic forms
Pastversed
Imperativeverse
Present Participle (Participle I)versing
Past Participle (Participle II)versed
Present Indefinite, Active Voice
I versewe verse
you verseyou verse
he/she/it versesthey verse
Present Continuous, Active Voice
I am versingwe are versing
you are versingyou are versing
he/she/it is versingthey are versing
Present Perfect, Active Voice
I have versedwe have versed
you have versedyou have versed
he/she/it has versedthey have versed
Present Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I have been versingwe have been versing
you have been versingyou have been versing
he/she/it has been versingthey have been versing
Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I versedwe versed
you versedyou versed
he/she/it versedthey versed
Past Continuous, Active Voice
I was versingwe were versing
you were versingyou were versing
he/she/it was versingthey were versing
Past Perfect, Active Voice
I had versedwe had versed
you had versedyou had versed
he/she/it had versedthey had versed
Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I had been versingwe had been versing
you had been versingyou had been versing
he/she/it had been versingthey had been versing
Future Indefinite, Active Voice
I shall/will versewe shall/will verse
you will verseyou will verse
he/she/it will versethey will verse
Future Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will be versingwe shall/will be versing
you will be versingyou will be versing
he/she/it will be versingthey will be versing
Future Perfect, Active Voice
I shall/will have versedwe shall/will have versed
you will have versedyou will have versed
he/she/it will have versedthey will have versed
Future Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will have been versingwe shall/will have been versing
you will have been versingyou will have been versing
he/she/it will have been versingthey will have been versing
Future in the Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I should/would versewe should/would verse
you would verseyou would verse
he/she/it would versethey would verse
Future in the Past Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would be versingwe should/would be versing
you would be versingyou would be versing
he/she/it would be versingthey would be versing
Future in the Past Perfect, Active Voice
I should/would have versedwe should/would have versed
you would have versedyou would have versed
he/she/it would have versedthey would have versed
Future in the Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would have been versingwe should/would have been versing
you would have been versingyou would have been versing
he/she/it would have been versingthey would have been versing
Present Indefinite, Passive Voice
I am versedwe are versed
you are versedyou are versed
he/she/it is versedthey are versed
Present Continuous, Passive Voice
I am being versedwe are being versed
you are being versedyou are being versed
he/she/it is being versedthey are being versed
Present Perfect, Passive Voice
I have been versedwe have been versed
you have been versedyou have been versed
he/she/it has been versedthey have been versed
Past Indefinite, Passive Voice
I was versedwe were versed
you were versedyou were versed
he/she/it was versedthey were versed
Past Continuous, Passive Voice
I was being versedwe were being versed
you were being versedyou were being versed
he/she/it was being versedthey were being versed
Past Perfect, Passive Voice
I had been versedwe had been versed
you had been versedyou had been versed
he/she/it had been versedthey had been versed
Future Indefinite, Passive Voice
I shall/will be versedwe shall/will be versed
you will be versedyou will be versed
he/she/it will be versedthey will be versed
Future Perfect, Passive Voice
I shall/will have been versedwe shall/will have been versed
you will have been versedyou will have been versed
he/she/it will have been versedthey will have been versed