Definition of 'robot'
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Example sentences containing 'robot'
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The relationship between humans and robots is a tricky thing. Smithsonian Mag (2017)Many were sceptical at the idea of human and robot drivers mixing on the roads. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Robots replacing humans could mean more productivity, but fewer jobs. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A giant robot that walks like a human and can go into hazardous situations has taken its first steps. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We moved to the robot. Times, Sunday Times (2016)One, as humans melt into robots with the help of a 3D gaming glove. The Sun (2016)But giant robots fighting it out on the big screen? Christianity Today (2000)He looks like a smiling robot with a toy doll on his arm. The Sun (2008)The staging included a giant robot which moved through the stadiums they played. The Sun (2014)They bought their freedom by sending robots to do their dirty work. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Maybe the answer is to build robots. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Tenants are not passive robots but individual human beings with their own distinct personalities. Times, Sunday Times (2013)So just how small could these surveillance robots become? Times, Sunday Times (2008)Robot submarines moved the dome off the leaks. The Sun (2010)Surely it would be easier to send a robot instead? Times, Sunday Times (2008)Moving image when can a robot be considered human? Times, Sunday Times (2012)Everyone has ended up looking like robots. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Any robot that we send there should get us closer to an answer. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Councils provide more than 800 services and these cannot be delivered by robots or machines. The Sun (2009)Remember the giant robot that transformed into the C4? The Sun (2008)The robot moves on the floor mechanically, but its actions are decided biologically. Times, Sunday Times (2014)WOULD you let a robot perform sci-fi surgery on your most precious man parts? The Sun (2013)Sports people are perceived as robots and machines and I perceived that too. Times, Sunday Times (2014)I was always escaping into some imaginary world, building things like robots or writing musicals. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Then they said they would deal with it by sending in mechanical robots, who would clean up the uranium waste and bury it safely. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Translations for 'robot'
British English: robot /ˈrəʊbɒt/ NOUN
A robot is a machine which moves and performs certain tasks automatically.
...very lightweight robots that we could send to the moon.
- American English: robot
- Arabic: إِنْسانٌ آلِيّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: robô
- Chinese: 机器人
- Croatian: robot
- Czech: robot
- Danish: robot
- Dutch: robot
- European Spanish: robot
- Finnish: robotti
- French: robot
- German: Roboter
- Greek: ρομπότ
- Italian: robot
- Japanese: ロボット
- Korean: 로봇
- Norwegian: robot
- Polish: robot
- European Portuguese: robô
- Romanian: robot
- Russian: робот
- Spanish: robot
- Swedish: robot
- Thai: หุ่นยนต์
- Turkish: robot
- Ukrainian: робот
- Vietnamese: người máy
Definition of robot from the Collins English Dictionary
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