English to Danish Meaning :: rather

snarere, temmelig, hellere
Rather :
hellere
- hellere
 

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Adverb(1) on the contrary, or instead(2) to some (great or small(3) more readily or willingly(4) to a degree (not used with a negative

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(1) This is not a simple party concern but rather a matter of urgent national interest.(2) I cannot think of anybody else I would rather have as chief bridesmaid.(3) I didn't post about my Suffolk adventures yesterday, as quite frankly I was rather tired.(4) Some of the monkeys were friendly, but others were behaving rather oddly.(5) I rather thought he was showing off(6) It prefers rather to say that it offers discounts to married couples.(7) would you like some wine or would you rather stick to sherry?(8) Andrea wasn't the sort to nag, rather such a quiet, forbearing type that people would hold her up as an example.(9) Yet its members still do not see it as leading opinion, rather as reacting to government initiatives.(10) I think I would rather have been at the ancient Greek Olympiads than at the one that's coming up.(11) I'd rather hoped that we would see the desert dunes of Maspalomas as part of our trek.(12) As has been said before, this is a joint problem for clubs and the union and it needs a joint solution, or rather solutions.(13) Anyone with an ounce of compassion can see he is to be pitied rather than pilloried.(14) We all get impatient at times but most people have the maturity to hold this in check and would rather arrive late than risk not arriving at all.(15) Bloggers are also free to give their own opinions, rather than toe the party line in the way that some journalists have to.(16) That has to be a question of opinion rather than fact, so it depends on what you make of the evidence.
Related Words
(1) rather than ::
hellere end
Synonyms
Adverb
1. sooner ::
før
2. quite ::
temmelig
3. more precisely ::
mere præcist
4. more ::
mere
5. on the contrary ::
tværtimod
6. kind of ::
form for
7. instead ::
i stedet
Antonyms
Different Forms
rather
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

And you would rather do this alone.\\NLike a lone wolf.\0

And you would RATHER do this alone.
Like a lone wolf.

Money Heist Season 3, Episode 7


Well, that was rather unpleasant.

Well, that was RATHER unpleasant.

The Big Bang Theory Season 3, Episode 7


I\'d rather have a blowfly lay eggs
and hatch larvae in my auditory canal.

I'd RATHER have a blowfly lay eggs and hatch larvae in my auditory canal.

The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 21


Your mom is the best.
[c14
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Oh, maybe I should pick15
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You don\'16
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That\'s what makes you
and me a gre17
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Go get yo18
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You can\'t pick19
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It\'ll make me
look like a 20
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I imagine that\'s
one of th21
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we\'ll talk about
on t22
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That and Amy\'s
recent re23
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to use turn 24
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We were in a parking25
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Come on,
she gave birth26
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Fine, I\'ll pick27
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Good, I\'ll go w28
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I call back seat.Oh, I don\'t wa29
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the only one who doe30
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I\'ll just sit here afraid that
you\'re all talking a31
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We\'re not gonna
talk ab32
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Well, that\'s my oth33
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This is crazy. I can
pick her up by34
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So it\'s j35
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♪ Our whole universe
was in a hot, dense s36
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♪ Then nearly 14 billion years
ago expansion started... W37
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♪ The Earth began38
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♪ The autotrophs began to drool,
Neanderthals developed t39
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♪ We built the Wall ♪ We built the pyr40
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♪ Math, Science, History,
unraveling the mys41
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♪ That all started
with a big 42
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♪ 43
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How was your44
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There were some parents
with45
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A lot of46
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Well, babies 47
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No, it was the 48
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It seems they couldn\'t handle
some constructive cr49
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Hey, on a completely
unrelated n50
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you know, if you\'d
rather stay at 51
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we wouldn\'t be o52
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Actually, I\'ve been looking
forward to staying w53
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Really? It\'s just, normally,
you stay at 54
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Would you like me
to stay at a hotel?No,55
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I-I invited you to stay 56
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And I a57
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so everyone i58
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I\'m happy, you\'re 60
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...everyone\'61
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How come we never eat
in the dini62
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Oh, that\'s for company.

Your mom is the best. [c14 00:00:33,94600:00:33,946 --> 00:00:35,644 Oh, maybe I should pick15 00:00:35,68700:00:35,687 --> 00:00:37,080 You don'16 00:00:37,12400:00:37,124 --> 00:00:38,603 That's what makes you and me a gre17 00:00:38,64700:00:38,647 --> 00:00:39,778 Go get yo18 00:00:41,04100:00:41,041 --> 00:00:42,085 You can't pick19 00:00:42,12900:00:42,129 --> 00:00:43,565 It'll make me look like a 20 00:00:43,60800:00:43,608 --> 00:00:45,088 I imagine that's one of th21 00:00:45,13200:00:45,132 --> 00:00:46,089 we'll talk about on t22 00:00:47,13400:00:47,134 --> 00:00:49,092 That and Amy's recent re23 00:00:49,13600:00:49,136 --> 00:00:50,398 to use turn 24 00:00:50,44100:00:50,441 --> 00:00:53,792 We were in a parking25 00:00:53,83600:00:53,836 --> 00:00:55,142 Come on, she gave birth26 00:00:55,18500:00:55,185 --> 00:00:56,621 Fine, I'll pick27 00:00:56,66500:00:56,665 --> 00:00:57,796 Good, I'll go w28 00:00:57,84000:00:57,840 --> 00:00:59,059 I call back seat.Oh, I don't wa29 00:00:59,10200:00:59,102 --> 00:01:00,973 the only one who doe30 00:01:01,01700:01:01,017 --> 00:01:03,106 I'll just sit here afraid that you're all talking a31 00:01:03,15000:01:03,150 --> 00:01:04,412 We're not gonna talk ab32 00:01:04,45500:01:04,455 --> 00:01:06,892 Well, that's my oth33 00:01:06,93600:01:06,936 --> 00:01:10,070 This is crazy. I can pick her up by34 00:01:13,07300:01:13,073 --> 00:01:14,987 So it's j35 00:01:16,59800:01:16,598 --> 00:01:20,080 ♪ Our whole universe was in a hot, dense s36 00:01:20,12300:01:20,123 --> 00:01:23,431 ♪ Then nearly 14 billion years ago expansion started... W37 00:01:23,47400:01:23,474 --> 00:01:25,172 ♪ The Earth began38 00:01:25,21500:01:25,215 --> 00:01:27,913 ♪ The autotrophs began to drool, Neanderthals developed t39 00:01:27,95700:01:27,957 --> 00:01:30,264 ♪ We built the Wall ♪ We built the pyr40 00:01:30,30700:01:30,307 --> 00:01:33,136 ♪ Math, Science, History, unraveling the mys41 00:01:33,18000:01:33,180 --> 00:01:35,051 ♪ That all started with a big 42 00:01:35,09500:01:35,095 --> 00:01:36,618 ♪ 43 00:01:45,97500:01:45,975 --> 00:01:47,933 How was your44 00:01:47,97700:01:47,977 --> 00:01:49,718 There were some parents with45 00:01:49,76100:01:49,761 --> 00:01:51,154 A lot of46 00:01:51,19800:01:51,198 --> 00:01:52,938 Well, babies 47 00:01:52,98200:01:52,982 --> 00:01:54,636 No, it was the 48 00:01:55,89800:01:55,898 --> 00:01:58,857 It seems they couldn't handle some constructive cr49 00:02:00,99000:02:00,990 --> 00:02:03,601 Hey, on a completely unrelated n50 00:02:03,64500:02:03,645 --> 00:02:05,473 you know, if you'd RATHER stay at 51 00:02:05,51600:02:05,516 --> 00:02:07,170 we wouldn't be o52 00:02:07,21400:02:07,214 --> 00:02:10,173 Actually, I've been looking forward to staying w53 00:02:10,21700:02:10,217 --> 00:02:13,742 Really? It's just, normally, you stay at 54 00:02:13,78500:02:13,785 --> 00:02:16,919 Would you like me to stay at a hotel?No,55 00:02:16,96200:02:16,962 --> 00:02:19,704 I-I invited you to stay 56 00:02:19,74800:02:19,748 --> 00:02:21,228 And I a57 00:02:21,27100:02:21,271 --> 00:02:23,186 so everyone i58 00:02:23,23000:02:23,230 --> 00:02:25,159 00:02:25,23200:02:25,232 --> 00:02:27,973 I'm happy, you're 60 00:02:29,06100:02:29,061 --> 00:02:32,239 ...everyone'61 00:02:33,67500:02:33,675 --> 00:02:36,068 How come we never eat in the dini62 00:02:36,11200:02:36,112 --> 00:02:37,157 Oh, that's for company.

The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 22


Wars are rather expensive.

Wars are RATHER expensive.

Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 2


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