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Meaning of "zerk" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ZERK

zerk  [zɜːk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ZERK

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Zerk is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES ZERK MEAN IN ENGLISH?

zerk

Grease fitting

A grease fitting, grease nipple, Zerk fitting, or Alemite fitting is a metal fitting used in mechanical systems to feed lubricants, usually lubricating grease, into a bearing under moderate to high pressure using a grease gun.

Definition of zerk in the English dictionary

The definition of zerk in the dictionary is a metal fitting of a mechanical joint into which grease can be inserted as and when lubrication is needed.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ZERK


artwork
ˈɑːtˌwɜːk
berk
bɜːk
burke
bɜːk
cirque
sɜːk
dirk
dɜːk
framework
ˈfreɪmˌwɜːk
homework
ˈhəʊmˌwɜːk
housework
ˈhaʊsˌwɜːk
jerk
dʒɜːk
kirk
kɜːk
merc
mɜːk
merk
mɜːk
network
ˈnɛtˌwɜːk
paperwork
ˈpeɪpəˌwɜːk
patchwork
ˈpætʃˌwɜːk
Pet.
pɜːk
teamwork
ˈtiːmˌwɜːk
Turk
tɜːk
wickerwork
ˈwɪkəˌwɜːk
work
wɜːk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ZERK

zerda
Zermatt
zero
zero altitude
zero balancing
zero defects
zero gravity
zero grazing
zero growth
zero hour
zero in
zero option
zero point
zero population growth
zero stage
zero tolerance
zero-base
zero-based
zero-coupon bond
zero-emission

WORDS THAT END LIKE ZERK

clean-and-jerk
clerk
county clerk
de Klerk
desk clerk
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file clerk
filing clerk
hauberk
junior clerk
knee jerk
law clerk
mail clerk
nerk
parish clerk
perk
salesclerk
senior clerk
shipping clerk
town clerk

Synonyms and antonyms of zerk in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «zerk» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ZERK

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

Translator English - Chinese

加油嘴
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

zerk
570 millions of speakers

English

zerk
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

zerk
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

zerk
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Zerk
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

zerk
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

zerk
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

graisseur
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Zerk
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

zerk
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

愚か者
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

zerk
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Zerk
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

zerk
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

zerk
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

Zerk
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

zerk
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

zerk
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

smarowniczki
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Zerk
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

zerk
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Zerk
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

zerk
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

smörjnippeln
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

nippel
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of zerk

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ZERK»

The term «zerk» is regularly used and occupies the 96.526 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ZERK» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about zerk

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ZERK»

Discover the use of zerk in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to zerk and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Multinationals and Corporate Social Responsibility: ...
The 'corporate social responsibility' ('CSR') movement has been described as one of the most important social movements of our time. This book looks at what the CSR movement means for multinationals, for states and for international law.
Jennifer A. Zerk, 2006
2
Automotive Service: Inspection, Maintenance, Repair
Check ball Figure 14.10 Zerk fittings. on a fitting is usually tapered pipe thread, which forms a wedged tight seal as the fitting is tightened into its hole. Zerk fittings have a one-way spring-loaded check valve. The valve allows grease to enter the ...
Tim Gilles, 2011
3
Remember Muckadilla: People, Properties, Businesses and ...
Victor and Teenie Zerk continued to live on Muckden as the years rolled on through the good times and the not so good. Their boys grew up and on 31St December 1957, Lloyd married Mary Walden from TeesWa ter Station near Dunkeld.
David Bowden, 2012
4
Maintenance Productivity Practices
X. 14 Drivesruft Assembly Multi -Purpose Grease Zerk 69-10-3400 X II Front ft Trailing Axle Knuckle pin £ 5ushin££ Multi-Purpose Grease Zerk 69- 1 0-3400 X 5 Tib Rod Ends Mulii -Purpose Crease Zerk 69-10-3400 X All doors Locks Multi' ...
‎2004
5
Soil survey of ...
... Zerk-Loray association Composition Major Components Loray gravelly sandy loam, 0 to 4 percent slopes-40 percent Zerk gravelly loam, 0 to 4 percent slopes- 30 percent Zerk gravelly fine sandy loam, 0 to 4 percent slopes-15 percent ...
United States Bureau of Chemistry and Soils, United States. Bureau of Plant Industry, United States. Bureau of Plant Industry, Soils, and Agricultural Engineering, 2002
6
The Kojo Hand
The singer pushed towards Zerk and Zerk pushed back saying something through clenched teeth. The singer's face flushed, he nodded, and Zerk let go of him. “Must have struck a nerve,” Deanie said. “I guess so,” Susan said. Now Zerk put ...
Tom Gatten, 2001
7
Chronicles of JW and the Creator's Domain: Chapter One the ...
It surprised Zerk so much that he lost control. At the same time Laddie jumps into action and all went tumbling down. The magawaa was losing control and reverting back to Zerk. Then as the magawaa was changing back to Zerk, JW raised two ...
J. W. Blackburn, 2013
8
Corporate Social Responsibility, Human Rights and the Law: ...
Zerk argues that international law has the potential of responding to the challenges posed by MNCs.3 Zerk argues that the soft law tradition at the international level has the potential to develop into hard law. She argues that states are capable ...
Olufemi Amao, 2011
9
Automotive Technology: A Systems Approach
Grease fittings are called zerk fittings and are threaded into the part that should be lubricated. A fitting at the end of a manual or pneumatic grease gun fits over the zerk to inject the lubricant. Older vehicles have zerk fittings in many locations,  ...
Jack Erjavec, 2009
10
Organic Robotics
And when you scope Honcho's record, why, make him Commander, give him Red Prime, after all, the com can't see he's a Zerk--the com can't see the sun. Can 't see sex, (that's off the board, can't be sexists), can't see race, ( racist) can't see ...
Suzann Dodd

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ZERK»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term zerk is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Zerk gestolen uit kerk Engeland
De zerk is zwaar en is 50 centimeter hoog en kan alleen per auto zijn vervoerd, aldus de locale politie eerder deze week. Het kerkbestuur denkt dat de zerk ... «Reformatorisch Dagblad, Jul 15»
2
Kerk en zerk
Nederweerts Verleden Nederweert behoorde in het laatste kwart van de 18de eeuw bij Oostenrijk. De Oostenrijkse keizer Joseph II stond in de volksmond ... «Nederweert24, Jun 15»
3
Sell-out crowd sees Northern Division win 7-5
The mascot Bird Zerk dances with Hagerstown's Grant DeBruin of the Northern Division team during Tuesday's South Atlantic League All-Star Game at ... «BlueRidgeNow.com, Jun 15»
4
Delegatie Rijnwaarden inspecteert presentatie zerk Romein
TOLKAMER - Een speciale 'Romeinenboot' reist woensdag 6 mei naar museum Het Valkhof in Nijmegen. Daar wordt geïnspecteerd of de grafzerk van de ... «De Gelderlander, Apr 15»
5
Man verpletterd door grafsteen schoonmoeder
Een Amerikaanse man is verpletterd door de grafsteen van zijn schoonmoeder, toen hij bloemen neerlegde. De zerk viel op de benen en buik van de 74-jarige ... «Telegraaf.nl, Apr 15»
6
Man Paints 'Kill All Cops' in Bar Before Fundraiser for Murdered …
Altuz, who tags under the name Zerk, was arrested Tuesday for the graffiti, the Staten Island Advance first reported. The day before the vandalism, Polimeni ... «DNAinfo, Feb 15»
7
Vandal paints 'kill all cops' in bathroom of bar hosting fundraiser for …
Jesus Altuz, 27, who goes by the nickname Zerk, plastered the men's room of Joe Broadway's in Mariners Harbor with graffiti and anti-cop messages at about 2 ... «SILive.com, Feb 15»
8
Onthulling zerk Joseph van Praagh
VEENENDAAL - Op woensdag 4 februari om 13.30 uur wordt op de joodse begraafplaats aan de Parallelweg te Veenendaal een zerk onthuld ter ... «dé Weekkrant, Jan 15»
9
Alsnog een zerk op Joods graf in Veenendaal
Op woensdagmiddag 4 februari wordt op de Joodse begraafplaats te Veenendaal een matsewa (zerk) onthuld ter nagedachtenis aan Joseph van Praagh, ... «NIK Media, Jan 15»
10
VIDEO: Eden 'pops and krumps' her way to dream
EDEN Zerk is dancing her way to her dreams. And she's poppin', krumping and body rolling all the way. The Mount Coolum hip hop dancer was a member of ... «The Sunshine Coast Daily, Aug 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Zerk [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/zerk>. Nov 2019 ».
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