Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Gear"

The meaning of "Gear" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does grinds my gears はぎしり? mean?
A: It means:
That irritates me.
これは癪にさわります
Q: What does gear mean?
A: The word can mean different things depending on the context. It can be about things, "He had a lot of gear for his trip."
It can also mean getting ready for something, "She was gearing up for the trip." If you use it to describe an action, add an "-ed" (past action) or an "-ing" (future action). Using "-ed" or "-ing" will make the sentence sound more natural.
Q: What does You'll be in top gear mean?
A: You will be in the best condition possible for an activity
Q: What does gear up mean?
A: Typically used when you are preparing for something. Example: The soldiers had to gear up for their next mission.
Q: What does gear up to smth mean?
A: smth is the shortened word for 'something' used when texting people. To gear up for something means to get ready for something

Example sentences using "Gear"

Q: Please show me example sentences with gear towards something .
A: Examples: Candy commercials are geared toward children. That advertisement is geared toward women.
Q: Please show me example sentences with geared towards.
A: The new educational system is created to be geared towards a more holistic approach to learning.
Q: Please show me example sentences with gearing up.
A: I'm gearing up for the upcoming marathon.
Q: Please show me example sentences with "geared up".
A: The shops have geared up for the Holiday season by employing more staff.

Synonyms of "Gear" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between I was trying to switch gears when I ran over a curb. and I tried to switch gears when I was running over a curb. ?
A: I'm going to assign numbers to each action:
1 = trying to switch gears
2 = running over the curb

A) "I was trying to switch gears when I ran over a curb."
--> You were in the middle of 1 when 2 happened
--> In other words, 2 happened DURING 1

B) "I tried to switch gears when I was running over a curb."
--> While you were doing 2, you tried to do 1
--> 1 happened DURING 2

NB - B) is not very natural. I would express that meaning like this:
"I tried to switch gears while I was running over the curb."
Q: What is the difference between gear and equipment ?
A: Gear is more likely to be worn by someone.
- Please bring your diving gear with you

Equipment is more likely to be used by someone.
- Please take your fishing equipment
Q: What is the difference between protective gear and protective clothing ?
A: @__Sumire__ @Cabrini
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It's so helpful.(*´▽`*)
I learned a lot!(*'ω'*)
Q: What is the difference between gear up and psych up ?
A: to equip or prepare oneself. I guess mental could be part of it, but gear is stuff.

Translations of "Gear"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? get one's gears turning
A: THINK (생각하다)
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? gears
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? what does gear up mean?
A: Get ready

"Gear up for this weekend." = "Get ready for this weekend."

Other questions about "Gear"

Q: Q. Can you extinguish the gear fire from the cockpit?
A. I can't put out a gear fire from the cockpit at least from the cockpit of the plane I usually fly.

Q. How long does it take for all the passengers to evacuate?
A. I have no idea about that. But I'm pretty sure it really depends on the size of the aircraft and how many people are actually on board.

Q. Why do you think the passengers are evacuating from the left side?
A. Because It seems the right main gear is on fire.

Q. What are your duties while evacuation?
A. My first duty that I have to do especially as a Captain is to evacuate all the passengers and the flight crew from the aircraft safely. Secondly, I try my best minimizing the damage of the aircraft as much as possible. does this sound natural?
A: × A. I can't put out a gear fire from the cockpit at least from the cockpit of the plane I usually fly.
✓ A. I can't put out a gear fire from the cockpit, at least not from the cockpit of the plane I usually fly.

× A. Because It seems the right main gear is on fire.
✓ A. Because it seems the right main gear is on fire.

× Q. What are your duties while evacuation?
✓ Q. What are your duties while evacuating?

× A. My first duty that I have to do especially as a Captain is to evacuate all the passengers and the flight crew from the aircraft safely.
✓ A. My first duty, especially as a captain, is to evacuate all the passengers and the flight crew from the aircraft safely.

× Secondly, I try my best minimizing the damage of the aircraft as much as possible.
✓ Secondly, I try my best minimizing the damage to the aircraft as much as possible.

Q: What does "That really grinds my gears." mean? Can you give me some example sentences using the phrase?
A: It’s a idiom that most famous from the tv series family guy
To greatly or specifically irritate or annoy someone. It really grinds my gears when cyclists go zipping through red lights! John's not a bad guy, but he has a habit of grinding people's gears with his political rants.
Q: A : I got all the camping gear packed.
B : What's next?
A : All I need to do is get up in the morning and hit the road.
B : I'm hungry. Let's grab some ramen and go to sleep. does this sound natural?
A: A : I have (or I’ve) got all the camping gear packed.
B : What's next?
A : All I need to do is get up in the morning and hit the road.
B : I'm hungry. Let's grab some ramen and then go to sleep.
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Q: what is gear
A: equipament. You can say fish gear, for example
Q: "Move the gear"means
"gear change"?
A: Yeah that's correct. However, you would say "Change gears"

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