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Detailed Translations for reef from English to Swedish


reef [the ~] noun

  1. the reef (cliff; shallows; rock)
    klippa; bergvägg; stup; brant klippa
  2. the reef
    • rev [-ett] noun


  1. reef (sunken rock)

Translation Matrix for reef:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
bergvägg cliff; reef; rock; shallows
brant klippa cliff; reef; rock; shallows
klippa cliff; reef; rock; shallows boulder; cliff; rock; stone
rev reef hoop
stup cliff; reef; rock; shallows precipice; steep inclination
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
klippa cut; die-cut; edit; play with effect; punch; reap; snap; sting
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
grynna reef; sunken rock

Related Words for "reef":

  • reefs

Synonyms for "reef":

Related Definitions for "reef":

  1. one of several strips across a sail that can be taken in or rolled up to lessen the area of the sail that is exposed to the wind1
  2. a submerged ridge of rock or coral near the surface of the water1
  3. reduce (a sail) by taking in a reef1
  4. roll up (a portion of a sail) in order to reduce its area1
  5. lower and bring partially inboard1
    • reef the sailboat's mast1

Wiktionary Translations for reef:

  1. rocks at or near surface of the water

Cross Translation:
reef rev Riff — meist lang gestreckte, oft auch reihenartige, felsenartige oder sandbankartige Aufragung des Meeresgrundes, welches sich mit seiner höchsten Stelle je nach mittlerem Wasserstand kurz unterhalb, teilweise unter- und oberhalb oder kurz oberhalb desselben befindet
reef rev récifrocher ou chaîne de rochers à fleur d’eau, dans la mer.

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