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Meaning of "give a person five" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GIVE A PERSON FIVE

give a person five play
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WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GIVE A PERSON FIVE

give a bad account of oneself
give a good account of oneself
give a horse its head
give a monkey´s
give a person a fit
give a person his due
give a person what for
give a toss
give a wide berth to
give as good as one gets
give away
give battle
give birth
give chase
give free rein
give ground
give guard
give head
give hostages to fortune
give in

WORDS THAT END LIKE GIVE A PERSON FIVE

five
five by five
five-by-five
forty-five
high five
high-five
nine to five
nine-to-five
spoilfive
take five
tight five

Synonyms and antonyms of give a person five in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «give a person five» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GIVE A PERSON FIVE

Find out the translation of give a person five to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of give a person five from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «give a person five» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

给一个人5
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

dar a una persona de cinco
570 millions of speakers

English

give a person five
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

एक व्यक्ति दे पांच
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

يعطي الشخص خمس
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

дать человеку пять
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

dar uma pessoa cinco
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

একজনকে পাঁচ দাও
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

donner à une personne de cinq
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Berikan orang lima
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

eine Person geben, fünf
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

人を与える5
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

사람 을 수득 오
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Menehi wong lima
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

cung cấp cho một người năm
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஒரு நபர் ஐந்து கொடுக்க
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

एखाद्याला पाच द्या
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Beş kişiye ver
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

dare una persona cinque
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

dać osobie pięć
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

дати людині п´ять
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

da o persoană cinci
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

δώσει ένα άτομο πέντε
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

gee ´n persoon vyf
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ge en person fem
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

gi en person fem
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of give a person five

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GIVE A PERSON FIVE»

The term «give a person five» is normally little used and occupies the 139.271 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GIVE A PERSON FIVE»

Discover the use of give a person five in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to give a person five and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Knowing People: The Personal Use of Social Psychology
Anyone who has been trapped answering a five-year-old's questions for an hour knows just how much power the ability to question can give a person. Five-year- olds know it, too. That is one reason they ask so many questions. Ross, Amabile  ...
Michael J. Lovaglia, 2007
2
The Old Days
Dad was a generous man. He would help anyone that was down and out, and frequently did. But he was wise to the ways of man. He was not to be taken advantage of. He gave us advice in this regard as follows: “ Give a person five dollars, ...
Thane Drummond, 2010
3
The Death Penalty: Constitutional Issues, Commentaries, and ...
An even greater disparity occurred in the way in which the prosecution questioned members of the venire about their willingness to impose the minimum sentence for murder. White jurors were asked if they could give a person five years if the ...
Scott Vollum, Rolando V. del Carmen, Durant Frantzen, 2014
4
The Metabolic Syndrome Program: How to Lose Weight, Beat ...
Metabolic syndrome may give a person five times the risk of diabetes and more than double the risk of heart disease. If you have a family history of diabetes; if you take medication to con- trol your blood pressure, cholesterol, or triglycerides;  ...
Karlene Karst, 2008
5
Biblical Keys to Healthy Living
So, “let not the sun go down in your wrath” is a good fatherly advice. Dr. Stosny further stated that “consistent, prolonged levels of anger can give a person five times greater chances of dying before age 50”. Frequent anger may speed up the  ...
Nosike Elechi-Amadi, 2013
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Annual Editions: Social Psychology 01/02
Anyone who has been trapped answering a five- year-old's questions for an hour knows just how much power the ability to question can give a person. Five-year- olds know it too. That is one reason they ask so many questions. Ross, Amabile ...
Mark H. Davis, 2000
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Principles of Legislation: The Uses of Political Authority
... injury, while failure to give a person five thousand dollars does not usually affect the fulfillment of his welfare interests and so is non-benefit. However, this analysis is ambiguous. It may mean that a person is injured only by conduct which ...
Michael D. Bayles, 1978
8
The Goddess and the Slave: The Fakir, the Mother and ...
... to be her missing sense of self is a very different 33 If I give a person five minutes to get ready, it will take an hour, and the person sees no difference between my five minutes and their hour — we will have done the same thing, getting ready.
Rudrani Fakir, 2005
9
College of Commerce Conference Series
Are there brilliant people here who can let me give you thirty-five or forty instructions and then recall them all? Unfortunately, we are very, very similar. If you give a person five or six instructions, stop. That is a safe unit of instruction. If you go ...
10
College of Commerce conference series
... some of you only remember up to two? Are there brilliant people here who can let me give you thirty-five or forty instructions and then recall them all? Unfortunately, we are very, very similar. If you give a person five or six instructions, stop.
Ohio State University. College of Commerce and Administration, 1944

5 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GIVE A PERSON FIVE»

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All Warrick Co. schools now have secure entrance
“Does it give a person five seconds longer? Yes. If it's just an angry person carrying a bat, well you've held them. But if it's someone carrying a ... «Evansville Courier & Press, Jun 15»
2
Pop-up shop for the homeless in Jo'burg
“Our plan is to give a person five items each,” said Naidoo, adding that this would preferably include a blanket. Volunteers participating in the ... «BizNews, May 15»
3
People with Asperger's Syndrome risk being misunderstood by police
He said it was best to talk calmly and give a person five or 10 seconds to process what was being said before expecting a response. "If police ... «Sydney Morning Herald, Feb 15»
4
Saugus woman fights for freedom of speech
... which included a provision that would require someone to give a person five days notice before making disparaging remarks about them. «Daily Item, Oct 12»
5
Boone's weeklong camp in Orono helps youngsters reach new heights
It's kind of hard to give a person five thousand dollars when you don't exactly know what he's going to do with it, but we right-sized the camp this ... «Bangor Daily News, Jul 11»

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