Betekenis van:

Zelfstandig naamwoord
    • an inclination or desire; used in the plural in the phrase `left to your own devices'
    "eventually the family left the house to the devices of this malevolent force"
    "the children were left to their own devices"



    1. All these devices are unreliable.
    2. He likes to take electric devices apart.
    3. Man, too, has been given protective devices against extreme temperatures.
    4. These devices are distinguished by particularly high-quality workmanship.
    5. On my desk there are many electronic devices.
    6. All that's required is one injection and some electronic devices.
    7. Her kitchen is equipped with labor-saving devices.
    8. This app will let you sync your photos and music between all your devices.
    9. If you have any opinions concerning traffic calming devices (humps, curb extensions, etc.) please write them.
    10. I intend to explore the current trends in the evolution of mass communication devices.
    11. If left to his own devices, he would never go to school.
    12. When left to my own devices, I tend to daydream and get lost in a series of tangential thought patterns.
    13. Most of, if not all, electronic and mechanical devices on airplanes are redundant in order to prevent failures.
    14. Written words, carrier pigeons, the telegraph, and many other devices carried ideas faster and faster from man to man.
    15. Instead of interacting with each other, each of the family members turned their attention to their mobile devices, engrossing themselves in their own entertainments.