English-Swedish translation of hedge

Translation of the word hedge from english to swedish, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

hedge in Swedish

generalnoun häck [u]
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Examples with translation
The black kitten hopped to avoid the puddle, and passed under the neighbouring hedge.
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Definitions of hedge
1. hedge - a fence formed by a row of closely planted shrubs or bushes
  fence, fencing a barrier that serves to enclose an area
  privet hedge hedge of privet plants
  shelterbelt, windbreak hedge or fence of trees designed to lessen the force of the wind and reduce erosion
2. hedge - an intentionally noncommittal or ambiguous statement; "when you say `maybe' you are just hedging"
  equivocation, evasion falsification by means of vague or ambiguous language
3. hedge - any technique designed to reduce or eliminate financial risk; for example, taking two positions that will offset each other if prices change
  protection, security payment extorted by gangsters on threat of violence; "every store in the neighborhood had to pay him protection"
1. hedge - avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues); "He dodged the issue"; "she skirted the problem"; "They tend to evade their responsibilities"; "he evaded the questions skillfully"
  fudge, evade, circumvent, parry, elude, skirt, dodge, duck, sidestep
  avoid stay clear from; keep away from; keep out of the way of someone or something; "Her former friends now avoid her"
  beg call upon in supplication; entreat; "I beg you to stop!"
  quibble argue over petty things; "Let's not quibble over pennies"
2. hedge - minimize loss or risk; "diversify your financial portfolio to hedge price risks"; "hedge your bets"
  minimise, minimize make small or insignificant; "Let's minimize the risk"
3. hedge - enclose or bound in with or as it with a hedge or hedges; "hedge the property"
  shut in, close in, inclose, enclose advance or converge on; "The police were closing in on him"
  hedge minimize loss or risk; "diversify your financial portfolio to hedge price risks"; "hedge your bets"
4. hedge - hinder or restrict with or as if with a hedge; "The animals were hedged in"
  hedge in, hedge minimize loss or risk; "diversify your financial portfolio to hedge price risks"; "hedge your bets"
  hem in surround in a restrictive manner; "The building was hemmed in by flowers"
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A hedge or hedgerow is a line of closely spaced shrubs and tree species, planted and trained in such a way as to form a barrier or to mark the boundary of an area. Hedges used to separate a road from adjoining fields or one field from another, and of sufficient age to incorporate larger trees, are known as hedgerows. It is also a simple form of topiary.

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