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Master List of Dutch Words
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- Dutch to English Listing

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Double slash // indicates the word has a double meaning

Dutch nouns take either 'de' click to hear 2 or 'het' click to hear 2 as the definite article ('the') - See Also

'Het' is often shortened to 't click to hear - note the sound change from 'short E' click to hear to 'voiceless E' click to hear ‑>>

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English to Dutch

-1 ‑ min één click to hear ‑>>

below zero ‑ onder nul click to hear ‑>>

0 ‑ nul click to hear ‑>>

1 ‑ één click to hear ‑>>

2 ‑ twee click to hear ‑>>

3 ‑ drie click to hear ‑>>

4 ‑ vier click to hear ‑>>

5 ‑ vijf click to hear ‑>>

6 ‑ zes click to hear ‑>>

7 ‑ zeven click to hear ‑>>

8 ‑ acht click to hear ‑>>

9 ‑ negen click to hear ‑>>

10 ‑ tien click to hear ‑>>

11 ‑ elf click to hear ‑>>

12 ‑ twaalf click to hear ‑>>

13 ‑ dertien click to hear ‑>> 2

14 ‑ veertien click to hear ‑>>

20 ‑ twintig click to hear ‑>>

30 ‑ dertig click to hear ‑>>

40 ‑ veertig click to hear ‑>>

50 ‑ vijftig click to hear ‑>>

60 ‑ zestig click to hear ‑>>

70 ‑ zeventig click to hear ‑>>

80 ‑ tachtig click to hear ‑>>

90 ‑ negentig click to hear ‑>>

100 ‑ honderd click to hear ‑>>

1000 ‑ duizend click to hear ‑>>

1,000,000 (1.000.000) ‑ miljoen click to hear 2 ‑>>

1,000,000,000 (1.000.000.000) ‑ miljard click to hear ‑>>

30 minutes, half an hour ‑ (het) halfuur click to hear 2 ‑>>

45 minutes ‑ drie kwartier click to hear ‑>>

100 grams, about 3 ounces ‑ (het) ons click to hear 2 ‑>>

500 grams, about one pound ‑ (het) pond click to hear ‑>>

1000kg unit of measure ‑ (de) ton click to hear 2

100K in money ‑ (de) ton click to hear 2


a ‑ een = 'n click to hear ‑>> 2 3

about, roughly ‑ ongeveer click to hear 2

about (indicating subject) ‑ over click to hear 2 ‑>>

about, ~because ‑ om click to hear ‑>>

above, on top of, up ‑ boven click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

abroad, 'the world outside Holland (and Belgium)' ‑ het buitenland click to hear 2 ‑>>

accelaration (de) versnelling click to hear 2

accident ‑ (het) ongeluk click to hear 2 ‑>>

to accompany (many meanings!) ‑ begeleiden click to hear 2 ‑>>

account ‑ (de) rekening click to hear ‑>>

accusation ‑ (de) beschuldiging click to hear 2 ‑>>

ace ‑ (de/het) aas click to hear ‑>>

acid, sour ‑ zuur click to hear 2 ‑>>
an acid ‑ (het) zuur click to hear 2 ‑>>

acquaintance ‑ (de) kennis click to hear ‑>>
plural: kennissen click to hear 2

acre, agriculture field ‑ (de) akker click to hear ‑>> 2

across, over (bridging) ‑ over click to hear 2 ‑>>

act ‑ (de) daad click to hear ['deed'] ‑>>
plural: daden click to hear

action ‑ (de) actie click to hear 2
plural: acties click to hear

action (military) ‑ (de) operatie click to hear ‑>>

active ‑ actief click to hear 2 3 (actieve click to hear 2 3)

actor ‑ (de) acteur click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

actress ‑ (de) actrice click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

~actually ‑ eigenlijk click to hear 2 ‑>>

ad, advertisement ‑ (de) advertentie click to hear

adaptation ‑ (de) aanpassing click to hear ‑>>

to add (numbers) ‑ optellen click to hear 2 ‑>>

addition ‑ (de) toevoeging click to hear ‑>>

adjective ‑ (het) bijvoeglijk naamwoord click to hear 2 ‑>> 2 3

to admit, ~confess, concede ‑ toegeven click to hear 2 ‑>>

to admit, allow entry ‑ toelaten click to hear 2 ‑>>

adult person, a grown-up ‑ (de) volwassene click to hear 2 ‑>>

advantage ‑ (het) voordeel click to hear

adverb ‑ (het) bijwoord click to hear 2 3 ‑>> 2

advertising, ad, advertisement ‑ (de) reclame click to hear 2 ‑>>

(affirmative amplifier) ‑ wel click to hear ‑>>

afraid ‑ bang click to hear ‑>>

after ‑ na click to hear ‑>>
aftertaste ‑ (de) nasmaak click to hear ‑>>

afternoon ‑ (de) middag click to hear ‑>>

again ‑ weer click to hear 2 ‑>>
again, another time (repetition) ‑ nog eens click to hear 2 ‑>>

against ‑ tegen click to hear ‑>>

age ‑ (de) leeftijd click to hear 2 3 ‑>> 2

age, era ‑ (de) -tijd click to hear ‑>>
‑ (het) tijdperk click to hear 2

ago ‑ geleden click to hear ‑>>

to agree, ~'to be on one page with' ‑ het eens zijn met click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

agreement, understanding, deal ‑ (de) overeenkomst click to hear

agreement, consensus ‑ (de) overeenstemmming click to hear 2 3

agriculture ‑ (de) landbouw click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

aha! ‑ ha! click to hear

air ‑ (de) lucht click to hear

airplane ‑ (het) vliegtuig click to hear ‑>> 2

airport ‑ (het) vliegveld click to hear
(Schiphol click to hear)

alarm clock ‑ (de) wekker click to hear ‑>> 2

alive (not dead) ‑ levend click to hear ‑>>

all ‑ alle click to hear ‑>>
all ‑ al click to hear ‑>>
'all', 'all of it, in its entirety, everybody' ‑ allemaal click to hear ‑>>
all, everything ‑ alles click to hear ‑>>

all the time, continually, every time ‑ steeds click to hear 2 ‑>>

almost, nearly, barely ‑ bijna click to hear 2 ‑>>

almost, nearly ‑ haast click to hear ‑>>

alone: only ‑ alleen click to hear just ‑>>

alone: by yourself, on your own ‑ alleen click to hear ‑>>

already ‑ al click to hear ‑>>

also, too ‑ ook click to hear ‑>>

although ‑ hoewel click to hear ‑>>

always ‑ altijd click to hear ‑>> 2

among, between ‑ tussen click to hear ‑>>

amount, quantity ‑ (de) hoeveelheid click to hear ‑>>

amplifier (sound) ‑ (de) versterker click to hear ‑>>

and ‑ en click to hear 2 ‑>>
and/or ‑ en/of click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

anger ‑ (de) woede click to hear ‑>>

angry ‑ boos click to hear (boze click to hear 2) ‑>>
‑ kwaad click to hear 2 (kwade click to hear 2 3) ‑>>

angle ‑ (de) hoek click to hear ‑>>

animal, mammal ‑ (het) dier click to hear ‑>>
plural: dieren click to hear 2

ankle ‑ (de) enkel click to hear ‑>> 2

announcement ‑ (de) mededeling click to hear 2
to announce, inform ‑ meedelen click to hear 2

annoyingly ‑ tergend click to hear

answer ‑ (het) antwoord click to hear ‑>>

ant ‑ (de) mier click to hear ‑>>
plural: mieren click to hear 2

antisocial ‑ asociaal click to hear 2

any, ~some ‑ enig click to hear (enige click to hear 2) ‑>>

any, whichever ‑ welke dan ook click to hear 2 3 ‑>> 2

anyhow ‑ hoe dan ook click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

~anyway ‑ toch click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

apartment (de) flat click to hear
‑ (het) flatje click to hear

ape ‑ (de) mensaap click to hear 2 3 ['man-ape'] ‑>>

apostrophe ‑ (de) apostrof click to hear ‑>>

apparently ‑ schijnbaar click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

apple ‑ (de) appel click to hear ‑>>

appliance, device ‑ (het) toestel click to hear ‑>>

appointment (medical, business, bureaucratic) ‑ (de) afspraak click to hear ‑>>

approval ‑ (de) goedkeuring click to hear

April ‑ april click to hear ‑>> 2

archive ‑ (het) archief click to hear

area ‑ (het) gebied click to hear 2 ‑>>
area, special area ‑ zone click to hear 2

arm (body part) ‑ (de) arm click to hear 2 ‑>>

army, the military ‑ (het) leger click to hear ‑>>

around ‑ om click to hear ‑>>

around (surrounding // approximately) ‑ rond click to hear 2 ‑>>

arrival ‑ (de) aankomst click to hear 2 ‑>>

to arrive ‑ aankomen click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

art ‑ (de) kunst click to hear ‑>> 2

as, like ‑ als click to hear ‑>>

as, like ‑ zoals click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

as a ... (representing, being) ‑ als click to hear ‑>>

as ... as ‑ zo ... als click to hear 2 ‑>>
as ... as possible ‑ zo ... mogelijk click to hear 2 ‑>>

as if ‑ alsof click to hear ‑>>

ash, ashes ‑ (de) as click to hear 2

to ask ‑ vragen click to hear 2 ‑>>

assurance ‑ (de) verzekering click to hear

at (hours) click to hear ‑>>

~at, ~near ‑ bij click to hear 2 ‑>>

(at ‑ te click to hear ‑>>)

at home, home ‑ thuis click to hear ‑>>

at least ‑ minstens click to hear ‑>> 2

at most ‑ hoogstens click to hear ‑>> 2

attack ‑ (de) aanval click to hear ‑>>

attempt ‑ (de) poging click to hear ‑>>

attention ‑ (de) aandacht click to hear ‑>> 2

attention! ‑ opgelet! click to hear ‑>> 2
‑ let op! click to hear 2 3

attentive, interested, concerned ‑ belangstellend click to hear

attic ‑ (de) zolder click to hear ‑>>

attitude ‑ (de) houding click to hear

attractive ‑ aantrekkelijk click to hear

August ‑ augustus click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

aunt ‑ (de) tante click to hear ‑>>

authority ‑ (het) gezag click to hear

automatic, 'by itself' ‑ automatisch click to hear 2

automatic car transmission ‑ (de) automaat click to hear 2

average ‑ gemiddeld click to hear (gemiddelde click to hear 2) ‑>> 2
average ‑ het gemiddelde click to hear 2)

to avoid ‑ vermijden click to hear

awake ‑ wakker click to hear ‑>>

away, gone, lost ‑ weg click to hear ‑>>

axe ‑ (de) bijl click to hear ‑>>
plural: bijlen click to hear

axis, axle ‑ (de) as click to hear 2


baby, very small child ‑ (de) baby (English) click to hear ‑>>

baby carriage ‑ (de) kinderwagen click to hear ‑>>

back (of a box etc.) ‑ (de) achterkant click to hear 2 ‑>>

back (body part) ‑ (de) rug click to hear ‑>> 2

back (coming, going, finding) ‑ terug click to hear ‑>>

backwards ‑ achteruit click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

bacon ‑ (het) spek click to hear 2 ‑>>

bad ‑ slecht click to hear ‑>>

bad, awful ‑ erg click to hear ‑>> 2
worse ‑ erger click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
worst ‑ ergste click to hear ‑>>

"bad!" (disapproval) ‑ foei! click to hear 2

bad luck ‑ (de) pech click to hear 2 ‑>>

bad-tasting ‑ vies click to hear ‑>>

bag ‑ (de) tas click to hear ‑>>

bag ‑ (de) zak click to hear

to bake ‑ bakken click to hear ‑>> 2
baker, bakery ‑ (de) bakker click to hear 2 ‑>>
bakery ‑ (de) bakkerij click to hear 2

balance, equilibrium ‑ (de) balans click to hear 2
‑ (het) evenwicht click to hear 2

balcony ‑ (het) balkon click to hear ‑>>

ball (sports, play) ‑ (de) bal click to hear ‑>>

ball (dancing etc.) ‑ (het) bal click to hear

banana ‑ (de) banaan click to hear ‑>>
plural: bananen click to hear

band-aid ‑ (de) pleister click to hear ‑>>

a bang ‑ (de) knal click to hear
plural: knallen click to hear 2

bank ‑ (de) bank click to hear

barber, stylist, hairdresser ‑ (de) kapper click to hear ‑>>

barely, almost not ‑ nauwelijks click to hear 2 ‑>>

barely, almost not ‑ ternauwernood click to hear

barely (with little margin) ‑ net click to hear ‑>>

barn, large shed ‑ (de) schuur click to hear 2 ‑>>
shed, a small shed ‑ (het) schuurtje click to hear

barrel ‑ (de) ton click to hear 2 ['tun']

base ‑ (de) basis click to hear ‑>>

basic family ‑ (het) gezin click to hear ‑>>

basis, foundation ‑ (de) basis click to hear

basket ‑ (de) mand click to hear

bath ‑ (het) bad click to hear ‑>>

bathroom (shower, bath) ‑ (de) badkamer click to hear ‑>>

bathroom, restroom, toilet ‑ (de) WC (W.C.) click to hear ‑>>
‑ (het) toilet (French) click to hear

battery ‑ (de) batterij click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
plural: batterijen click to hear
car battery ‑ (de) accu click to hear ‑>>

battle of armies ‑ (de) slag click to hear ‑>>
‑ (de) veldslag click to hear 2 3

to be ‑ zijn click to hear ‑>>

to be (passive voice) ‑ worden click to hear 2 ‑>>

to be about (what is important?) ‑ gaan om click to hear 2 ‑>>
to be about (what's the subject of a book etc.) ‑ gaan over click to hear 2 ‑>>
to be annoyed ‑ zich ergeren click to hear 2 ‑>>
to be bored ‑ zich vervelen click to hear 2 ‑>>
to be correct ‑ gelijk hebben click to hear 2 ‑>>
to be entertained, to enjoy yourself ‑ zich vermaken click to hear 2 ‑>>
to be mistaken ‑ zich vergissen click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
to be shocked, to be frightened ‑>> ‑ schrikken click to hear 2 3 4
to startle, to shock, to scare, to frighten ‑ laten schrikken click to hear 2 ‑>>

to become ‑ worden click to hear 2 ‑>>

beach ‑ (het) strand click to hear ‑>>

bean ‑ (de) boon click to hear ‑>>
plural: bonen click to hear 2

bear ‑ (de) beer click to hear ‑>>
plural: beren click to hear 2

to bear in mind ‑ denken aan click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

beast, 'a wild, violent or ill-behaved animal or person' ‑ (het) beest click to hear ‑>>
plural: beesten click to hear 2

beautiful, pretty ‑ mooi click to hear (mooie click to hear) ‑>>

beautiful, splendid ‑ fraai click to hear

beauty ‑ (de) schoonheid click to hear 2 ‑>>

because ‑ omdat click to hear ‑>>

because ‑ want click to hear 2 ‑>>

because, since, as ‑ daar click to hear ‑>>

because of, due to ‑ wegens click to hear 2 ‑>>

because of that, that's why ‑ daarom click to hear 2 ‑>>

bed ‑ (het) bed click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: bedden click to hear

bedroom ‑ (de) slaapkamer click to hear click to hear ‑>>

bedsheet ‑ (het) laken click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: lakens click to hear

bee ‑ (de) bij click to hear 2 ‑>>

beef ‑ (het) rundvlees click to hear ‑>> 2

beer (lager) ‑ (het) bier click to hear ‑>> 2

beetle ‑ (de) kever click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ (de) tor click to hear ‑>>

before (time) ‑ voor click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

before, in the past ‑ vroeger click to hear ‑>>

behavior ‑ (het) gedrag click to hear
to behave ‑ zich gedragen click to hear 2 3

behind ‑ achter click to hear ‑>> 2

Belgian endives ‑ (het) witlof click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

Belgium ‑ België click to hear 2 ‑>>

to believe ‑ geloven click to hear 2 ‑>> 2
credible [belief-worthy] ‑ geloofwaardig click to hear ‑>>

bell (not church bell) ‑ (de) bel click to hear

bell pepper ‑ (de) paprika click to hear ‑>>
plural: paprika's click to hear

belly ‑ (de) buik click to hear ‑>>

below, under ‑ onder click to hear ‑>>

belt ‑ (de) riem click to hear ‑>>

bench ‑ (de) bank click to hear
small bench ‑ (het) bankje click to hear 2 ‑>>

bend, turn (in road) ‑ (de) bocht click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

benevolent, meaning well, kind ‑ welwillend click to hear

bent, crooked ‑ krom click to hear 2

berry ‑ (de) bes click to hear ‑>>
plural: bessen click to hear

best ‑ best click to hear 2 (beste click to hear) ‑>>

'best before' ‑ houdbaar tot click to hear ‑>>

to bet, make a bet ‑ wedden click to hear

to betray ‑ verraden click to hear
betrayal, treason ‑ (het) verraad click to hear

better ‑ beter click to hear 2 ‑>>

between, among ‑ tussen click to hear ‑>>

bicycle, bike ‑ (de) fiets click to hear 2 ‑>>
to ride a bicyle ‑ fietsen click to hear 2 ‑>>
bike repair person, bike shop ‑ (de) fietsenmaker click to hear 2 3 ‑>> 2

big, large, tall, great ‑ groot click to hear 2 3 (grote click to hear) ‑>>

bike seat ‑ (het) zadel click to hear 2 ‑>>

bill, invoice ‑ (de) rekening click to hear ‑>>

billion, 1,000,000,000 (1.000.000.000) ‑ miljard click to hear ‑>>

bird ‑ (de) vogel click to hear 2 ‑>> 2
bird, small bird ‑ (het) vogeltje click to hear 2 ‑>>

bird's nest, small nest ‑ (het) nestje click to hear

birth ‑ (de) geboorte click to hear ‑>>

birthday ‑ (de) verjaardag click to hear ‑>>

bishop ‑ (de) bisschop click to hear ‑>>
‑ (de) loper click to hear (chess)

to bite ‑ bijten click to hear 2

bite of food ‑ (de) hap click to hear ‑>>

bitter ‑ bitter click to hear (bittere click to hear 2 3) ‑>>

black ‑ zwart click to hear 2 3 (zwarte click to hear) ‑>>

blackbird ‑ (de) merel click to hear ‑>>
plural: merels click to hear

to blame ‑ wijten aan click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
blame, fault ‑ (de) schuld click to hear ‑>>
to blame ‑ de schuld geven click to hear 2 3 to blame ‑ wijten aan click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

blanket ‑ (de) deken click to hear ‑>>
plural: dekens click to hear

Bless you! (when somebody sneezes) ‑ gezondheid! click to hear ‑>>

blind ‑ blind click to hear 2 ‑>>

blister ‑ (de) blaar click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: blaren click to hear 2 (3)

blood ‑ (het) bloed click to hear ‑>>

blossom ‑ (de) bloesem click to hear ‑>>

to blow (air) ‑ blazen click to hear 2 3

blue ‑ blauw click to hear (blauwe click to hear 2 3) ‑>>

blunt, rude (attitude) ‑ bot click to hear

board, a group of important people ‑ (het) college click to hear

board, shelf (wood) ‑ (de) plank click to hear ‑>> 2

board, sign ‑ (het) bord click to hear

boat ‑ (de) boot click to hear click to hear ‑>>
small boat ‑ (het) bootje click to hear ‑>>

body (usually human) ‑ (het) lichaam click to hear ‑>>
‑ (het) lijf click to hear
physical [of the body] ‑ lichamelijk click to hear ‑>>
dead (human) body ‑ (het) lijk click to hear - dead (human) body ‑>>

to boil, to cook ‑ koken click to hear ‑>> 2
boiling ‑ kokend click to hear

bolt (for nut) ‑ (de) bout click to hear ‑>>

bomb ‑ (de) bom click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: bommen click to hear 2

'Bon Appetit!' - Enjoy your meal! ‑ eet smakelijk! click to hear ‑>>

bone ‑ (het) bot click to hear ‑>>
plural: botten click to hear (bot/botten click to hear)

book ‑ (het) boek click to hear ‑>> 2
plural: boeken click to hear
bookstore ‑ (de) boekwinkel click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

boot ‑ (de) laars click to hear ‑>>
plural: laarzen click to hear

border, limit ‑ (de) grens click to hear ‑>> 2

boring ‑ saai click to hear (saai / saaie click to hear 2) ‑>>

boss ‑ (de) baas click to hear ‑>>

bottle ‑ (de) fles click to hear ‑>>

bottom (of a box etc.) ‑ (de) onderkant click to hear 2 ‑>>

bouquet, a bunch of flowers ‑ een bos bloemen click to hear

bowl ‑ (de) kom click to hear 2 ‑>>

bowl, shallow bowl ‑ (de) schaal click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

box ‑ (de) doos click to hear

boy ‑ (de) jongen click to hear ‑>>

boy (somewhat negative) ‑ (de) knul click to hear

bra ‑ (de) B.H. (beha) click to hear 2 ‑>>

bracelet ‑ (de) armband click to hear ‑>>

brain (the organ) ‑ (de) hersenen click to hear ‑>>
'brains', intelligence ‑ (de) hersens click to hear ‑>>

brake ‑ (de) rem click to hear click to hear ‑>> 2
to brake ‑ remmen click to hear

branch ‑ (de) tak click to hear ‑>>

brand ‑ (het) merk click to hear

~brave, courageous (especially in adversity or mourning) ‑ flink click to hear

breach, breaking, rupture, fracture, crack ‑ (de) breuk click to hear 2

bread ‑ (het) brood click to hear 2 ‑>> 2 3
sandwich ‑ (het) broodje click to hear 2 ‑>>

breakfast ‑ (het) ontbijt click to hear ‑>> 2

breakthrough ‑ (de) doorbraak click to hear

breast; chest ‑ (de) borst click to hear ‑>>

breath ‑ (de) adem click to hear ‑>> 2

brick ‑ (de) baksteen click to hear ‑>> 2

bridge ‑ (de) brug click to hear ‑>>
plural: bruggen click to hear

to bring ‑ brengen click to hear 2 ‑>>

to bring, to take along ‑ meenemen click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

broken, cracked ‑ gebroken click to hear

broken, no longer functioning ‑ kapot click to hear

broken, defective ‑ stuk click to hear

bronze ‑ (het) brons click to hear ‑>>

broom ‑ (de) bezem click to hear ‑>>

brother ‑ (de) broer click to hear ‑>>

brother-in-law ‑ (de) zwager click to hear ‑>>

brown ‑ bruin click to hear 2 3 (bruine click to hear) ‑>>

brush ‑ (de) borstel click to hear ‑>>

Brussels sprouts ‑ spruitjes click to hear ‑>>

bucket ‑ (de) emmer click to hear ‑>>

bud ‑ (de) knop click to hear 2 ‑>>

bug, insect ‑ (het) insekt click to hear ‑>>

to build ‑ bouwen click to hear ‑>> 2

building ‑ (het) gebouw click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: gebouwen click to hear

bulb (tulips etc.) ‑ (de) bloembol click to hear ‑>>

~"bummer!" (disappointment) ‑ hè click to hear ‑>>

burden ‑ (de) last click to hear 2 ‑>>
(de) belasting click to hear

to burn ‑ branden click to hear ‑>>
to get burned ‑ - zich branden click to hear 2 3 ['to burn oneself'] ‑>>

burp ‑ (de) boer click to hear ‑>>

bus (transportation) ‑ (de) bus click to hear ‑>>

bush ‑ (de) struik click to hear 2 ‑>>

business, enterprise, shop ‑ (de) zaak click to hear ‑>>

business, commerce ‑ zaken click to hear ‑>>

businessman ‑ (de) zakenman click to hear ‑>>

businesswoman ‑ (de) zakenvrouw click to hear 2 ‑>>

business card ‑ (het) kaartje click to hear 2

busy ‑ druk click to hear (druk / drukke click to hear 2)
pressure ‑ (de) druk click to hear

but ‑ maar click to hear ‑>>

butcher, meat shop ‑ slager click to hear 2 ‑>>
butcher's shop, meat shop ‑ (de) slagerij click to hear
to butcher ‑ slachten click to hear 2
butchered ‑ geslacht click to hear

butter ‑ (de) boter click to hear ‑>> 2

butterfly ‑ (de) vlinder click to hear ‑>>

button ‑ (de) knoop click to hear 2 ‑>>
buttonhole ‑ (het) knoopsgat click to hear ‑>>

to buy ‑ kopen click to hear ‑>>
(professional) buyer ‑ (de) inkoper click to hear 2 ‑>>
buyer (customer) ‑ (de) koper click to hear

by ‑ door click to hear ‑>>

by (artists) ‑ van click to hear 2 ‑>>

by itself ‑ vanzelf click to hear 2 ‑>>

by now ‑ inmiddels click to hear 2 ‑>>

by the way ..., ... anyway ‑ overigens click to hear ‑>>

by the way ..., as a matter of fact ‑ trouwens click to hear 2 3 ‑>>


cab, taxi ‑ (de) taxi click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

cabbage ‑ (de) kool click to hear 2 ‑>>

cabin ‑ (de) hut click to hear

cabinet, cupboard, shelves system ‑ (de) kast click to hear ‑>>

cable ‑ (de) kabel click to hear

caffein ‑ (de) cafeïne click to hear 2 ‑>>
decaf, without caffein ‑ zonder cafeïne click to hear 2
decaf, without caffein ‑ cafeïnevrij click to hear 2 3

café, cafe ‑ (het) café click to hear ‑>>

cage, pen, shed, closet ‑ (het) hok click to hear 2

cage ‑ (de) kooi click to hear 2

cake (festive) ‑ (de) taart click to hear ‑>> 2

cake ('everyday') ‑ (de) koek click to hear 2 ‑>>

to calculate ‑ berekenen click to hear 2 ‑>>

to call, cry out ‑ roepen click to hear 2 3

to call, make telephone call ‑ bellen click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ opbellen click to hear 2 3

to call, give name ‑ noemen click to hear 2
name ‑ (de) naam click to hear 2 ‑>>

calories ‑ calorieën click to hear 2 ‑>>

camera (for pictures) ‑ (het) fototoestel click to hear 2 ‑>>

camera (for movies, video) ‑ (de) camera click to hear ‑>>

'can,' to be able to, to be possible, to be allowed to ‑ kunnen click to hear ‑>>

cancer ‑ kanker click to hear 2 ‑>>

candle ‑ (de) kaars click to hear ‑>>

candy, sweets ‑ (het) snoep click to hear ‑>>

cannon, big gun ‑ (het) kanon click to hear ‑>>

cap ‑ (de) pet click to hear ‑>>

woollen cap ‑ (de) muts click to hear 2 ‑>>

car, automobile ‑ (de) auto (French) click to hear (2) ‑>>
car battery ‑ (de) accu click to hear ‑>>
car trouble ‑ (de) pech click to hear 2 ‑>>
automatic car transmission ‑ (de) automaat click to hear 2

car repair shop, garage ‑ (de) garage click to hear ‑>>

car wrecking place ‑ (de) sloop click to hear 2

carbon ‑ (de) koolstof click to hear ‑>>
carbon-...  ‑  kool-... click to hear 2 ‑>>

carbohydrates ‑ koolhydraten click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

greeting card ‑ (de) kaart click to hear ‑>>

playing card ‑ (de) kaart click to hear ‑>>

business card ‑ (het) kaartje click to hear 2

cardigan ‑ (het) vest click to hear 2 ‑>>

care, support ‑ (de) zorg click to hear ‑>>

to care for, take care of ‑ zorgen voor click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
to take care ‑ zorgen click to hear 2 ‑>>

career ‑ (de) carrière click to hear ‑>>
‑ (de) loopbaan click to hear 2 3

careful, precise ‑ nauwkeurig click to hear

careful, cautious ‑ voorzichtig click to hear 2 ‑>>

carpenter ‑ (de) timmerman click to hear 2 ‑>>
to do carpentry ‑ timmeren click to hear 2 ‑>>

carpentry nail ‑ (de) spijker click to hear ‑>> 2
plural: spijkers click to hear

carpet ‑ (het) kleed click to hear ‑>>
small carpet ‑ (het) kleedje click to hear
'wall-to-wall' carpeting ‑ (de) vaste vloerbedekking click to hear
carpet strip (often red) ‑ (de) loper click to hear

carpet, tapestry ‑ (het) tapijt click to hear 2 ‑>>

carpet strip (often red) ‑ (de) loper click to hear

carrion, bait, prey ‑ (het) aas click to hear

carrot ‑ (de) wortel click to hear ‑>>
plural: wortels click to hear
small carrots ‑ worteltjes click to hear ‑>>

to carry ‑ dragen click to hear 2

cart, car ‑ (de) kar click to hear

case ‑ (het) geval click to hear

cash ‑ (de) cash ‑>>
‑ (het) contant geld click to hear 2 3

cash register ‑ (de) kassa click to hear ‑>>
cash register receipt ‑ (de) kassabon click to hear ‑>>
‑ (het) bonnetje click to hear

cashier (female) ‑ (de) kassière click to hear ‑>>

castle ‑ (het) kasteel click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ (het) slot click to hear 2

castle (chess) ‑ (de) toren click to hear

cat ‑ (de) kat click to hear ‑>>
plural: katten click to hear 2
cat, "puss" ‑ (de) poes click to hear
plural: poezen click to hear

catastrophe ‑ (de) katastrofe click to hear 2 ‑>>

to catch ‑ vangen click to hear 2

cattle ‑ (het) vee click to hear 2 ‑>>
animal husbandry ‑ (de) veeteelt click to hear 2 3

cauliflower ‑ (de) bloemkool click to hear 2 ‑>>

cause (agent) ‑ (de) oorzaak click to hear ‑>>

to cause grief or trouble to someone ‑ aandoen click to hear 2 ‑>>

CD ‑ (de) CD click to hear ‑>>

cell phone ‑ (het) mobieltje click to hear 2 ‑>>

cellar ‑ (de) kelder click to hear 2 ‑>>

center, middle ‑ (het) midden click to hear ‑>>

center (1. exact center 2. ~focus) ‑ (het) middelpunt click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

center (figuratively) ‑ (het) centrum click to hear

centimeter (about 2/5 of an inch) ‑ (de) centimeter click to hear ‑>>

central ‑ centraal click to hear

Century ‑ (de) eeuw click to hear ‑>>

certain, certainly, sure ‑ zeker click to hear 2 (zeker/zekere click to hear) ‑>>

chain ‑ (de) ketting click to hear ‑>> 2

chair ‑ (de) stoel click to hear ‑>>
plural: stoelen click to hear

chance, possibility, opportunity ‑ (de) kans click to hear ‑>>

to change ‑ veranderen click to hear ‑>>

change ‑ (de) verandering click to hear ‑>>

to 'change' money (foreign currency) ‑ geld wisselen click to hear ‑>>

chaos ‑ (de) chaos click to hear

to chat, talk ‑ praten click to hear ‑>>

to chat, to [make] have a chat ‑ een praatje maken click to hear 2

cheap, inexpensive ‑ goedkoop click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

check (money transmission) ‑ (de) cheque click to hear ‑>>

check, 'verification, examination' (tickets, IDs, quality etc.) ‑ (de) contrôle click to hear 2
to check, inspect, see if it's right ‑ controleren click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

cheek ‑ (de) wang click to hear ‑>>

cheerful, merry ‑ vrolijk click to hear ‑>>

cheese ‑ (de) kaas click to hear 2 3 ‑>> 2

chef ‑ (de) chef-kok click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

chemistry ‑ (de) scheikunde click to hear ‑>>
chemical ‑ chemisch click to hear ‑>>

cherry ‑ (de) kers click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
plural: kersen click to hear

chicken ‑ (de) kip click to hear ‑>> 2

child ‑ (het) kind click to hear 2 ‑>> 2
plural: kinderen click to hear 2 3 (children) ‑>> 2
small child, dear child ‑ (het) kindje click to hear 2

small child about 2-4 yrs old ‑ (de) peuter click to hear 2 ‑>>

child, about 4-6 yrs old ‑ (de) kleuter click to hear ‑>>

chilly, nippy ‑ fris click to hear 2 ‑>>

chin ‑ (de) kin click to hear ‑>>

chocolate ‑ (de) chocola click to hear ‑>>

choice ‑ (de) keuze click to hear

Christmas ‑ Kerstmis click to hear 2 ‑>> 2
Christmas tree ‑ (de) kerstboom click to hear ‑>>

chronic, chronically ‑ chronisch click to hear

church ‑ (de) kerk click to hear ‑>> 2

cigar ‑ (de) sigaar click to hear 2 3
plural: sigaren click to hear 2

cigarette ‑ (de) sigaret click to hear 2
plural: sigaretten click to hear 2 3
tobacco ‑ (de) tabak click to hear 2 3

circle ‑ (de) cirkel click to hear ‑>>

to circulate, go around ‑ omgaan click to hear 2 ‑>>

circumstances, situation ‑ omstandigheden click to hear 2 3

city, town ‑ (de) stad click to hear ‑>>
plural: steden click to hear 2
city folk ‑ stadsmensen click to hear 2

city canal, moat ‑ (de) gracht click to hear ‑>>
plural: grachten click to hear 2 3

city district, city quarter, neighborhood ‑ (de) wijk click to hear ‑>>

class (at college or university) ‑ (het) college click to hear ‑>>

clean ‑ schoon click to hear ‑>> 2
to clean ‑ schoonmaken click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
cleaner (liquid, powder) ‑ (het) schoonmaakmiddel click to hear 2 ‑>>
cleaner (person, professional) ‑ (de) schoonmaker click to hear

clear (~understood) ‑ duidelijk click to hear (duidelijke click to hear) ‑>>

clear (~visible, transparent) ‑ helder click to hear ‑>>
‑ (klaar click to hear ‑>>)

clearance, sale ‑ (de) opruiming click to hear 2 ‑>>

clever, intelligent ‑ slim click to hear

clinic ‑ (de) kliniek click to hear 2 ‑>>

clock ‑ (de) klok click to hear ‑>> 2

close, close by (place) ‑ dichtbij click to hear ‑>>

to close, ‑ sluiten click to hear 2
closed ‑ dicht click to hear ‑>>

clothes ‑ (de) kleren click to hear ‑>>
clothing ‑ (de) kleding click to hear
clothes hanger ‑ (de) kleerhanger click to hear
‑ (het) knaapje click to hear

clothesline ‑ (de) waslijn click to hear ‑>>

clothespins ‑ (de) wasknijpers click to hear ‑>>

cloud ‑ (de) wolk click to hear ‑>>
plural: wolken click to hear

cloudiness, cloud cover, clouds ‑ (de) bewolking click to hear 2 ‑>>

clover ‑ (de) klaver click to hear 2 3

club, association, society ‑ (de) vereniging click to hear

clubs (cards) ‑ (de) klaver click to hear 2 3

clumsy ‑ onhandig click to hear

coal ‑ (de) steenkool click to hear ‑>>
‑ (de) kool click to hear 2

coarse (literally and figuratively) ‑ grof click to hear 2 3 (groffe click to hear / grove click to hear 2 3 4)

coat ‑ (de) jas click to hear ‑>>
small (short) coat ‑ (het) jasje click to hear

cobbler, shoe repair ‑ (de) schoenmaker click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

coffee ‑ (de) koffie click to hear ‑>>

coin ‑ (de) munt click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: munten click to hear

coincidence, chance ‑ (het) toeval click to hear ‑>>

cold ‑ koud click to hear (koude click to hear) ‑>>

I have a cold ‑ ik ben verkouden click to hear ‑>>

collapse ‑ (de) instorting click to hear ‑>>

collar ‑ (de) kraag click to hear ‑>>

colleague ‑ (de) collega click to hear ‑>>

collection, set ‑ (de) verzameling click to hear ‑>>

colon : ‑ (de) dubbelepunt click to hear ‑>>

color ‑ (de) kleur click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: kleuren click to hear ‑>>

comb ‑ (de) kam click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: kammen click to hear

combination ‑ (de) combinatie click to hear 2

to come ‑ komen click to hear ‑>>

~come on! ‑ toe! click to hear

comforter (down) ‑ (het) dekbed click to hear ‑>>

comic book ‑ (het) stripboek click to hear ‑>>

comma , ‑ (de) komma click to hear ‑>>

command, order ‑ (het) bevel click to hear

commission (subgroup) ‑ (de) commissie click to hear

common, usual ‑ gewoon click to hear ‑>> 2

to communicate, be in touch ‑ van zich laten horen click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

community, 'fellowship' ‑ (de) gemeenschap click to hear ‑>>

company ‑ (het) bedrijf click to hear 2 ‑>>

to compare ‑ vergelijken click to hear 2 ‑>>
comparison ‑ (de) vergelijking click to hear ‑>>

compartment ‑ (het) vak click to hear 2
small compartment,'pigeonhole' ‑ (het) vakje click to hear 2 3

competition ‑ (de) concurrentie click to hear ‑>>
competitor (business) ‑ (de) concurrent click to hear 2

to complain ‑ klagen click to hear ‑>>
complaint ‑ (de) klacht click to hear

complete, full, total ‑ compleet click to hear (complete click to hear) ‑>> 2

complete, full ‑ volledig click to hear (volledige click to hear 2 ‑>>

completely, entirely ‑ helemaal click to hear 2 ‑>>

complex, complicated ‑ ingewikkeld click to hear

complicated ‑ gecompliceerd click to hear
‑ ingewikkeld click to hear (ingewikkelde click to hear 2 3)

component, ingredient, part ‑ (het) bestanddeel click to hear 2

composer ‑ (de) componist click to hear ‑>>

composition, make-up ‑ (de) samenstelling click to hear 2

compromise ‑ (het) compromis 2

comrade ‑ (de) makker click to hear
‑ (de) maat click to hear 2
‑ (de) kameraad click to hear

concert ‑ (het) concert click to hear ‑>>

concrete (building material) ‑ (het) beton click to hear ‑>> 2

condition, precondition ‑ (de) voorwaarde click to hear
‑ (de) conditie click to hear

conductor (train etc.) ‑ (de) conducteur click to hear ‑>>

conductor (orchestra) ‑ (de) dirigent click to hear ‑>>

conflict, struggle ‑ (het) conflict click to hear

congratulations! ‑ gefeliciteerd! click to hear ‑>>

connectedness, coherence, connection, relationship ‑ (de) samenhang click to hear 2

connection ‑ (de) verbinding click to hear 2 ‑>>

conscious ‑ bewust click to hear

consonant ‑ (de) medeklinker click to hear ‑>> 2
plural: medeklinkers click to hear

contact ‑ (het) contact click to hear

contempt, disdain ‑ (de) minachting click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

content, satisfied ‑ tevreden click to hear

contents, content, volume, table of contents ‑ (de) inhoud click to hear ‑>>

continually, all the time, every time ‑ steeds click to hear 2 ‑>>

to continue, ‑ doorgaan click to hear 2 ‑>>

contract ‑ (het) contract click to hear ‑>>

contribution ‑ (de) bijdrage click to hear 2

to control, rule (not democratic) ‑ beheersen click to hear 2

to control oneself ‑ zich beheersen click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

to control machinery ‑ besturen click to hear

to cook, to boil ‑ koken click to hear ‑>> ‑>>
cook ‑ (de) kok click to hear ‑>> 2
chef ‑ (de) chef-kok click to hear 2

cookie ‑ (het) koekje click to hear ‑>>
cookie jar ‑ (de) koekjestrommel click to hear 2 ‑>>

cool (not warm) ‑ koel click to hear 2 ‑>>

cooperation ‑ (de) samenwerking click to hear

copper ‑ (het) koper click to hear ‑>>

to copy, xerox ‑ kopiëren click to hear 2

cork ‑ (de/het) kurk click to hear ‑>>

corn ('Indian') ‑ (de) maïs click to hear ‑>>

corner ‑ (de) hoek click to hear

corporation ‑ (de) maatschappij click to hear ‑>>

correct, right ‑ goed click to hear ‑>>

correct, right ‑ correct click to hear ‑>>
to correct ‑ corrigeren click to hear

corridor, hallway ‑ (de) gang click to hear ‑>>

'cost', the 'price' in money or time ‑ (de) kosten click to hear (plural) ‑>>
to cost, the money or time required ‑ kosten click to hear

cotton ‑ (het) katoen click to hear ‑>>

cough ‑ (de) hoest click to hear ‑>>

to count (numbers) ‑ tellen click to hear 2 ‑>>

countertop (kitchen) ‑ (de/het) aanrecht click to hear ‑>>

country, nation ‑ (het) land click to hear 2 3 ‑>> 2
plural: landen click to hear 2

(the) countryside ‑ (het) platteland click to hear ‑>>

couple ‑ (het) paar click to hear 2 ‑>>

a couple of, a few ‑ (een) paar click to hear 2 ‑>>

courage ‑ (de) moed click to hear
courage (slang) ‑ (het) lef click to hear 2 ‑>>

the courts, the justice system ‑ (het) gerecht click to hear ‑>>

court case, lawsuit ‑ (het) proces click to hear ‑>>

cousin (male) ‑ (de) neef click to hear ‑>>

cousin (female) ‑ (de) nicht click to hear ‑>>
‑ (het) nichtje click to hear ‑>>

to cover ‑ bedekken click to hear 2 ‑>>

cow / cows ‑ (de) koe / koeien click to hear ‑>> ‑>>

cowardly ‑ laf click to hear 2 (laffe click to hear 2)
coward ‑ (de) lafaard click to hear 2

crack ‑ (de) barst click to hear ‑>>

to crack, to break ‑ breken click to hear ‑>>

cracked, burst ‑ gebarsten click to hear

cradle ‑ (de) wieg click to hear 2 ‑>>

crash, collision ‑ (de) botsing click to hear 2 ‑>>

to crawl ‑ kruipen click to hear

crazy, insane ‑ gek click to hear
crazy person ‑ (de) gek click to hear

cream (milk fat) (de) room click to hear ‑>>
cream (for coffee) ‑ (de) melk click to hear 2 ‑>>

cream (medical, cosmetic) ‑ crème (French) click to hear 2 3

to create (like God) ‑ scheppen click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

credit, positive balance ‑ (het) tegoed click to hear ‑>>

credit, ability to borrow ‑ (het) krediet click to hear ‑>>

crime ‑ (de) misdaad click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

criminal, rogue ‑ (de) boef click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: boeven click to hear 2

cross ‑ (het) kruis click to hear
plural: kruisen click to hear 2 3
crucifix ‑ (het) kruisbeeld click to hear ‑>>

crossing, intersection of roads ‑ (het) kruispunt click to hear 2 ‑>>

crow ‑ (de) kraai click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: kraaien click to hear 2

cruel ‑ wreed click to hear (wrede click to hear)
cruelty ‑ (de) wreedheid click to hear

to cry (shed tears) ‑ huilen click to hear ‑>>

cry, shout ‑ (de) schreeuw click to hear
to cry, to shout ‑ schreeuwen click to hear ‑>>

cucumber ‑ (de) komkommer click to hear ‑>>

culture ‑ (de) cultuur click to hear

cunning, sly ‑ sluw click to hear

cup ‑ (de) kop click to hear ‑>>
cup, small cup ‑ (het) kopje click to hear ‑>>

cupboard ‑ (de) kast click to hear ‑>>
‑ (het) kastje click to hear

curious, strange, odd, makes you wonder ‑ curieus click to hear 2

curls, curly hair ‑ krullen click to hear ‑>>

currant ‑ (de) krent click to hear
plural: krenten click to hear 2

current ‑ (de) stroom click to hear

to curse, swear ‑ vloeken click to hear 2 ‑>>

curtain ‑ (het) gordijn click to hear

custom, habit ‑ (de) gewoonte click to hear ‑>>

custom, tradition ‑ (het) gebruik click to hear 2

customer ‑ (de) klant click to hear ‑>>

cut, carved ‑ gesneden click to hear 2

to cut (with scissors) ‑ knippen click to hear ‑>>

to cut (with a knife) ‑ snijden click to hear 2 ‑>>

to cut (with a saw) ‑ zagen click to hear ‑>>

cutlery, silverware (eating tools) ‑ (het) bestek click to hear ‑>>


Dad ‑ pappa click to hear ‑>>
‑ pa click to hear

dairy ‑ (de) zuivel click to hear ‑>>

damage ‑ (de) schade click to hear ‑>>
damaged ‑ beschadigd click to hear 2
to damage ‑ beschadigen click to hear
damage, specific damage ‑ (de) beschadiging click to hear 2

dandruff ‑ (de) roos click to hear

danger ‑ (het) gevaar click to hear ‑>>
dangerous ‑ gevaarlijk click to hear

to dare, have the courage to, not be afraid to ‑>> ‑ durven click to hear 2

dark ‑ donker click to hear 2 ‑>>

'dark' (often mysterious or sinister) ‑ duister click to hear 2 (duistere click to hear 2 3) ‑>>

date, day, month, (year) ‑ (de) datum click to hear 2 ‑>>

date, romantic appointment ‑ (het) afspraakje click to hear 2 ‑>>

daughter ‑ (de) dochter click to hear ‑>>

day ‑ (de) dag click to hear 2 ‑>> 2
plural: dagen click to hear ‑>>

the day after tomorrow ‑ overmorgen click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

the day before yesterday ‑ eergisteren click to hear ‑>> 2

dead ‑ dood click to hear (dode click to hear 2) ‑>>
death ‑ (de) dood click to hear ‑>>

deaf ‑ doof click to hear 2 (doof/dove click to hear) ‑>>

Dear ..., ‑ Beste ..., click to hear ‑>>
‑ Lieve ..., click to hear ‑>>

debt ‑ (de) schuld click to hear ‑>> 2

decaf, without caffein ‑ zonder cafeïne click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ cafeïnevrij click to hear 2 3

to deceive, swindle ‑ bedriegen click to hear 2 3
swindler, fraud, con man ‑ bedrieger click to hear

December ‑ december click to hear ‑>> ‑>>

decision ‑ (de) beslissing click to hear
to decide ‑ beslissen click to hear 2 3

decision ‑ (het) besluit click to hear
to decide ‑ besluiten click to hear 2

declaration ‑ (de) verklaring click to hear

decoration, ornament, embellishment ‑ (de) versiering click to hear

deep ‑ diep click to hear 2 ‑>>

deep-frozen (food) ‑ diepvries click to hear 2

deep freezer ‑ (de) diepvries click to hear 2

deer ‑ (het) hert click to hear ‑>> 2
plural: herten click to hear 2

defeat ‑ (de) nederlaag click to hear ‑>>

defense ‑ (de) verdediging click to hear ‑>>
to defend ‑ verdedigen click to hear ‑>>
to defend yourself ‑ zich verdedigen click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

degree ‑ (de) graad click to hear ‑>>
plural: graden click to hear

delegate, representative ‑ (de) afgevaardigde click to hear 2

delicate, fragile, tender ‑ teer click to hear

delicious, really very nice ‑ heerlijk click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
‑ verrukkelijk click to hear (verrukkelijke click to hear 2) ‑>>

the Delta Works, the Delta Protection Plan ‑ het Deltaplan click to hear 2 ‑>>

demand ‑ (de) eis click to hear

demand ('supply and demand') ‑ (de) vraag click to hear 2 ‑>>

democracy ‑ (de) democratie click to hear ‑>>

denim ‑ (de) spijkerstof click to hear 2 ‑>>

dent ‑ (de) deuk click to hear 2

dentist ‑ (de) tandarts click to hear 2 ‑>>

to depart, to leave ‑ vertrekken click to hear ‑>>
departure ‑ (het) vertrek click to hear click to hear ‑>>

department ‑ (de) afdeling click to hear 2

dependent ‑ afhankelijk click to hear

depression ‑ (de) depressie click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
depressing ‑ deprimerend click to hear 2 ‑>>

description ‑ (de) beschrijving click to hear ‑>>

design ‑ (het) ontwerp click to hear ‑>>

desire ‑ (de) zin click to hear ‑>>
'to feel like' - a desire, a wish, a craving for things to eat or drink or do ‑ zin hebben in click to hear 2 ‑>>

desk ‑ (het) bureau (French) click to hear ‑>>

despite, in spite of ‑ ondanks click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

destruction ‑ (de) vernietiging click to hear ‑>>

detail ‑ (het) detail (French) click to hear

detergent ‑ (het) wasmiddel click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ (het) waspoeder click to hear

to develop ‑ ontwikkelen click to hear 2 ‑>>

development, learning ‑ (de) ontwikkeling click to hear ‑>> 2

device ‑ (het) apparaat click to hear ‑>> 2

diagonally, slanted ‑ schuin click to hear 2 (schuine click to hear)

diamond (gem) ‑ (de) diamant click to hear ‑>>

diamond, 'equilateral parallellogram' ‑ (de) ruit click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
plural: ruiten click to hear

diamonds (cards) ‑ ruiten click to hear

diaper, nappy ‑ (de) luier click to hear

dice ‑ dobbelstenen click to hear (plural) ‑>>

dieresis, two dots on a vowel, like: ä ë ï ö ü ‑ (het) trema click to hear ‑>>

difference ‑ (het) verschil click to hear ‑>>
different ‑ verschillend click to hear (verschillende click to hear 2)

different ‑ anders click to hear 2 ‑>>

to make no difference ‑ niets uitmaken click to hear 2 ‑>>

difficult, hard ‑ moeilijk click to hear ‑>>
difficulty, trouble, problem ‑ (de) moeilijkheid click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: moeilijkheden click to hear 2

to dig ‑ graven click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

digestion ‑ (de) spijsvertering click to hear ‑>> 2

dike, levee ‑ (de) dijk click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

diligence, steady effort ‑ (de) vlijt click to hear

to dilute ‑ verdunnen click to hear 2 3

dimensions, size ‑ (de) grootte click to hear ‑>>

dining hall, mess ‑ (de) eetzaal click to hear 2 3

dining room ‑ (de) eetkamer click to hear 2 ‑>>

dinner, evening meal ‑ (het) avondeten click to hear 2 ‑>>
dinner party, informal ‑ (het) etentje click to hear 2 3
dinner party, formal ‑ (het) diner (French) click to hear
food, dinner ‑ (het) eten click to hear ‑>>

diphthongs ‑ (de) tweeklanken click to hear ‑>> 2

to direct, guide ‑ sturen click to hear

direction ‑ (de) richting click to hear ‑>>

directive, guideline, instruction ‑ (de) richtlijn click to hear 2 3

directly, straightaway ‑ direct click to hear ‑>>

director (orchestra) ‑ (de) dirigent click to hear ‑>> 2

director (movies, plays) ‑ (de) regisseur click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

dirt (soiling or bad stuff) ‑ (het) vuil click to hear 2 ‑>>

'dirt', soil ‑ (de) aarde click to hear

dirty ‑ vies click to hear ‑>>

dirty ‑ vuil click to hear ‑>>
dirt ‑ (het) vuil click to hear

dirty (jokes) ‑ schuin click to hear 2 (schuine click to hear)

disabled, having a disability ‑ gehandicapt (~English) click to hear 2
disability ‑ (de) handicap (English) click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

disadvantage ‑ (het) nadeel click to hear

to disappear ‑ verdwijnen click to hear 2 ‑>>

disappointing ‑ teleurstellend click to hear ‑>>
disappointment ‑ (de) teleurstelling click to hear

disaster ‑ (de) ramp click to hear ‑>>

discount ‑ (de) korting click to hear 2 ‑>>

discovery ‑ (de) ontdekking click to hear ‑>>

discussion, argument ‑ (de) discussie click to hear ‑>>
to discuss ‑ bespreken click to hear 2 ‑>>

disgusting ‑ walgelijk click to hear click to hear
disgust ‑ (de) walging click to hear 2 3

dish (prepared food item) ‑ (het) gerecht click to hear ‑>>
dish (shallow bowl, large plate) ‑ (de) schaal click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

dislike ‑ (de) afkeer click to hear

to dissolve (a solid in liquid) ‑ oplossen click to hear 2 3

distance ‑ (de) afstand click to hear ‑>> 2
distant, far away ‑ ver weg click to hear

distraction ‑ (de) afleiding click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

to distribute ‑ verdelen click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

ditch ‑ (de) sloot click to hear ‑>>

to divide ‑ verdelen click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

to divide (numbers) ‑ delen click to hear 2 ‑>>

divided by, 'over' (fractions) ‑ gedeeld door click to hear 2 ‑>>

divorce, separation ‑ (de) scheiding click to hear ‑>>

to do ‑ doen click to hear 2 ‑>>

to do math, calculate ‑ rekenen click to hear ‑>>

to do sport, engage in sports ‑ sporten click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

doctor, physician, MD ‑ (de) dokter click to hear ‑>>
‑ (de) arts click to hear 2

doctrine, teaching ‑ (de) leer click to hear 2

documentary ‑ (de) documentaire click to hear ‑>>

dog ‑ (de) hond click to hear ‑>>
little dog ‑ het hondje click to hear

doll ‑ (de) pop click to hear
plural: poppen click to hear 2

"don't mention it" (no reason to thank me) ‑ kleine moeite click to hear ['small effort'] ‑>>

don't need, not necessary, don't want, don't have to ‑ (niet/geen) hoeven click to hear ‑>>

door ‑ (de) deur click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

dot, point ‑ (de) stip click to hear ‑>>

double ‑ dubbel click to hear (dubbele click to hear 2)

doubt ‑ (de) twijfel click to hear

down, downstairs ‑ beneden click to hear ['beneath'] ‑>> 2

down, downwards ‑ naar beneden click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
‑ omlaag click to hear click to hear

draft (air movement) ‑ (de) tocht click to hear 2 ‑>>

drain (water etc.) ‑ (de) afvoer click to hear ‑>>

to draw, pull ‑ trekken click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
drawing (lottery) ‑ (de) trekking click to hear 2

to draw a picture ‑ tekenen click to hear 2 ‑>>
drawing, pen or pencil picture ‑ (de) tekening click to hear 2

drawer ‑ (de) la click to hear ‑>>
‑ (de) lade click to hear 2

dread, fear (of unknown cause) ‑ (de) angst click to hear ‑>>

dream ‑ (de) droom click to hear 2 ‑>>

dress ‑ (de) jurk click to hear 2 3 4 ‑>>

dress shirt ‑ (het) overhemd click to hear ‑>>

to drink ‑ drinken click to hear ‑>>
drink, drinks ‑ (het) drinken click to hear ‑>> 2

to drive ‑ rijden click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

a drive a ride ‑ (de) rit click to hear ‑>>
‑ (het) ritje click to hear 2 3

driver's license ‑ (het) rijbewijs click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
driving test ‑ (het) rijexamen click to hear 2

driveway ‑ (de) oprit click to hear 2 ‑>>

to drop ‑ laten vallen click to hear 2 ‑>>

drugstore ‑ (de) drogist click to hear 2 ‑>> (no pharmacy)

drum (percussion) ‑ (de) trommel click to hear ‑>>

drunk (too much alcohol) ‑ dronken click to hear

dry ‑ droog click to hear (droog / droge click to hear) ‑>>

clothes dryer ‑ (de) droogtrommel click to hear 2 ‑>>

dry cleaner ‑ (de) stomerij click to hear 2 ['steamery'] ‑>>

duck ‑ (de) eend click to hear ‑>>

dull (knife) ‑ bot click to hear

dune ‑ (de/het) duin click to hear ‑>>

duo ‑ (het) duo click to hear 2

during ‑ tijdens click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

dust ‑ (het) stof click to hear 2

duster and dustpan ‑ veger en blik click to hear ‑>>

dusting cloth, duster ‑ (de) stofdoek click to hear2 ‑>>

Dutch ‑ Nederlands click to hear 2 ‑>>

Dutch (the language) ‑ Nederlands click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ de Nederlandse taal click to hear 2

Dutch home cooking, typical Dutch food ‑ 'Hollandse kost' click to hear ‑>>

DVD ‑ (de) DVD click to hear ‑>>


each, every ‑ elk click to hear (elke click to hear) ‑>>
‑ ieder click to hear (ieder/iedere click to hear 2) ‑>>

each other ‑ elkaar click to hear ‑>>

ear ‑ (het) oor click to hear ‑>> 2 3

early ‑ vroeg click to hear ‑>>

earlier ‑ vroeger click to hear ‑>>

the Earth ‑ (de) Aarde click to hear ‑>>

East ‑ oost click to hear ‑>>
the East ‑ (het) oosten click to hear 2 (3)

Easter ‑ Pasen click to hear ‑>> 2

ease, convenience ‑ (het) gemak click to hear

easy ‑ gemakkelijk click to hear (gemakkelijke click to hear) ‑>>
‑ (makkelijk click to hear (makkelijke click to hear 2))

to eat ‑ eten click to hear ‑>>

ebb, low tide ‑ (de) eb click to hear 2 ‑>>

echo ‑ (de) echo click to hear

edge ‑ (de) rand click to hear

education, teaching ‑ (het) onderwijs click to hear ‑>>

education, training ‑ (de) opleiding click to hear ‑>>

effing ‑ rot- click to hear

effort, difficulty, trouble ‑ (de) moeite click to hear 2 ‑>>

egg ‑ (het) ei click to hear 2 ‑>> 2
plural: eieren click to hear
small egg ‑ (het) eitje click to hear 2

egg white ‑ (het) eiwit click to hear

egg yolk, egg yellow ‑ (de) dooier click to hear 2
‑ (het) eigeel click to hear

eggplant ‑ (de) aubergine (French) click to hear 2 ‑>>

elf ‑ (de) elf click to hear ‑>>

elbow ‑ (de) elleboog click to hear 2 ‑>>

elections ‑ (de) verkiezingen (plural) click to hear ‑>>

electric, electrical ‑ elektrisch click to hear ‑>>
electricity ‑ (de) elektriciteit click to hear 2 3 4

electric cable ‑ (het) snoer click to hear 2 ‑>>

elephant ‑ (de) olifant click to hear
plural: olifanten click to hear ‑>>

elevator ‑ (de) lift click to hear ‑>>

embarrassing ‑ gênant (French) click to hear

emotional ‑ emotioneel click to hear 2 ‑>>

emotional, intense, fierce, violent ‑ heftig click to hear 2 3 (heftige click to hear 2 3) ['hefty']

empty ‑ leeg click to hear (lege click to hear click to hear) ‑>>

end ‑ (het) eind click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ (het) einde click to hear 2
finally, at last ‑ eindelijk click to hear ‑>>

to bring to an end, complete, finish (work is done) ‑ afmaken click to hear 2 ‑>>

to end, 'go away' ‑ overgaan click to hear 2 ‑>>

ending ‑ (de) afloop click to hear 2 ‑>>
to end, come to an end ‑ aflopen click to hear ‑>>

ending ‑ (het) slot click to hear 2

enemy ‑ (de) vijand click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

energetic, forging ahead ‑ voortvarend click to hear

energy ‑ energie click to hear 2

engine ‑ (de) motor click to hear 2 ‑>>

to enjoy ‑ genieten van click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

to enjoy yourself, to be entertained ‑ zich vermaken click to hear 2 ‑>>

enjoyable, pleasant, charming, funny ‑ leuk click to hear 2 (leuke click to hear) ‑>>

enough ‑ genoeg click to hear ‑>>

entertainment ‑ (het) vermaak click to hear ‑>>

entourage ‑ (het) gevolg click to hear

entrance ‑ (de) ingang click to hear 2 ‑>>

entrepreneur, businessman ‑ (de) ondernemer click to hear ‑>>

environment, surroundings ‑ (de) omgeving click to hear 2 3

the Environment ‑ (het) milieu click to hear 2

equal ‑ gelijk click to hear 2 ‑>>

equality ‑ (de) gelijkheid click to hear ‑>>

equation (math) ‑ (de) vergelijking click to hear ‑>>

equilibrium, balance ‑ (het) evenwicht click to hear 2

era, age ‑ (de) ...-tijd click to hear ‑>>
‑ (het) tijdperk click to hear 2

eruption, burst ‑ (de) uitbarsting click to hear ‑>>

escalator ‑ (de) roltrap click to hear 2 ‑>>

escape ‑ (de) vlucht click to hear
to escape, flee ‑ vluchten click to hear ‑>>

the essence ‑ (het) wezen click to hear 2
‑ (de) essentie click to hear 2

to evaporate ‑ verdampen click to hear ‑>>

even (extreme or unexpected situations) ‑ zelfs click to hear ‑>>

even, still ‑ nog click to hear ‑>>

even (numbers) ‑ even click to hear 2 ‑>>

even if ‑ al click to hear ‑>>

event, incident ‑ (de) gebeurtenis click to hear ‑>>

evening ‑ (de) avond click to hear ‑>>

ever, sometime ‑ ooit click to hear ‑>>

...-ever ‑ ... dan ook click to hear click to hear ‑>>

every, each ‑ elk click to hear (elke click to hear) ‑>>
‑ ieder click to hear (ieder/iedere click to hear 2) ‑>>

'every other' (alternating) ‑ om click to hear ‑>>

everybody, everyone ‑ iedereen click to hear ‑>>

everything, all ‑ alles click to hear ‑>>
‑ (overal click to hear 2 ‑>>)

everywhere ‑ overal click to hear 2 ‑>>

evidence, proof ‑ (het) bewijs click to hear 2 ‑>>

exactly, precisely ‑ precies click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ net click to hear ‑>>

to exaggerate. 'overdo' ‑ overdrijven click to hear 2 ‑>>

exam ‑ (het) examen click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

examination ‑ (het) onderzoek click to hear 2 ‑>>

examination, test, 'physical' ‑ (de) keuring click to hear 2 ‑>>

example ‑ (het) voorbeeld click to hear ‑>>

except, but for ‑ behalve click to hear ‑>>

exception ‑ (de) uitzondering click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: uitzonderingen click to hear 2

exchange ‑ (de) uitwisseling click to hear

to exchange ‑ wisselen click to hear ‑>>

exciting ‑ spannend click to hear 2
‑ opwindend click to hear 2 3

exclamation mark ‑ (het) uitroepteken click to hear ‑>>

exercise ‑ (de) oefening click to hear click to hear ‑>>
to exercise ‑ oefenen click to hear 2 ‑>>

existence ‑ (het) bestaan click to hear 2 ‑>>

exit ‑ (de) uitgang click to hear 2 ‑>>

expansion ‑ (de) uitbreiding click to hear ‑>>

to expect ‑ verwachten click to hear ‑>>
expectation ‑ (de) verwachting click to hear ‑>>
'expecting', pregnant ‑ in verwachting click to hear 2 ‑>>

expensive ‑ duur click to hear (dure click to hear 2) ‑>> 2

experience ‑ (de) ervaring click to hear ‑>>

to experience, 'happen to you', 'to see' ‑ meemaken click to hear 2 ‑>>

experiment ‑ (het) experiment click to hear ‑>>
science experiment ‑ (de) proef click to hear 2
plural: proeven click to hear 2

to explain ‑ uitleggen click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

explanation ‑ (de) verklaring click to hear

explosion ‑ (de) explosie click to hear ‑>>
‑ (de) ontploffing click to hear

extension cord (electric) ‑ (het) verlengsnoer click to hear ‑>>

to extinguish fire ‑ blussen click to hear 2 ‑>>

extra ‑ extra click to hear 2

eye ‑ (het) oog click to hear ‑>> 2 3

eyebrow ‑ (de) wenkbrauw click to hear ‑>>



fabric, material ‑ (de) stof click to hear 2 ‑>>

fabric sample ‑ (de) staal click to hear ‑>>

face ‑ (het) gezicht click to hear 2 ‑>>

fact ‑ (het) feit click to hear ‑>>
plural: feiten click to hear

factory, plant ‑ (de) fabriek click to hear 2 ‑>>

to faint ‑ flauwvallen click to hear 2 ‑>>

fairy tale ‑ (het) sprookje click to hear ‑>>

faithful, loyal ‑ trouw click to hear 2 ['true'] ‑>>

fake, imitation, not the real thing ‑ (de) namaak click to hear 2

fake ‑ nep- click to hear 2 3
fake news ‑ (het) nepnieuws click to hear 2 ‑>>

Fall, Autumn ‑ (de) herfst click to hear ‑>> 2

to fall ‑ vallen click to hear ‑>>
fall ‑ (de) val click to hear

false, untrue ‑ onwaar click to hear ‑>>

false, fake, not the real thing ‑ vals click to hear

fame ‑ (de) roem click to hear
famous ‑ beroemd click to hear (beroemd / beroemde click to hear)

familiar (with) ‑ bekend click to hear ‑>>

family, relatives ‑ (de) familie click to hear ‑>>
basic family ‑ (het) gezin click to hear ‑>>

family doctor, primary care physician ‑ (de) huisarts click to hear 2 ‑>>

family name, last name ‑ (de) achternaam click to hear ‑>>

family tree ‑ (de) stamboom click to hear ‑>>

far ‑ ver click to hear (ver/verre click to hear) ‑>>
far away, distant ‑ ver weg click to hear
far away, in the distance ‑ in de verte click to hear

farewell! ‑ vaarwel! click to hear ‑>>

farm ‑ (de) boerderij click to hear ‑>> 2
farmer ‑ (de) boer click to hear ‑>>

farmers growing crops ‑ verbouwen click to hear 2 ‑>>

fart ‑ (de) wind click to hear ‑>>

fashion ‑ (de) mode click to hear ‑>>

fast, rapid, quick ‑ snel click to hear (snel/snelle click to hear) ‑>>

fast, not slow ‑ hard click to hear ‑>>

fast, fixed, not loose, strongly connected ‑ vast click to hear

fast food vending machines place ‑ automatiek click to hear 2

fat, grease ‑ (het) vet click to hear ‑>>
plural: vetten click to hear
greasy, fat, fatty ‑ vet click to hear

fat ‑ dik click to hear ['thick'] ‑>>

fate, destiny ‑ (het) noodlot click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ (het) lot click to hear 2 3

father ‑ (de) vader click to hear ‑>>
'Dad' ‑ "Papa" click to hear

father-in-law ‑ (de) schoonvader click to hear ‑>>

fatigue, tiredness ‑ (de) vermoeidheid click to hear 2 ‑>>

faucet ‑ (de) kraan click to hear ‑>> 2

fava beans ‑ tuinbonen click to hear ‑>> 2

fear (with known cause) ‑ (de) vrees click to hear ‑>>

fear (of unknown cause), dread ‑ (de) angst click to hear ‑>>

feather ‑ (de) veer click to hear

February ‑ februari click to hear ‑>> 2

to feel ‑ voelen click to hear 2 ‑>>

feeling, sentiment ‑ (het) gevoel click to hear ‑>>

'to feel like' - a desire, a wish, a craving for things to eat or drink or do ‑ zin hebben in click to hear 2 ‑>>

fellow human ‑ (de) medemens click to hear ‑>>

fence ‑ (het) hek click to hear ‑>>
fence, solid wooden fence ‑ (de) schutting click to hear ‑>>

fern ‑ (de) varen click to hear 2

ferry ‑ (het) veer click to hear
‑ (de) pont click to hear 2 3

fertile ‑ vruchtbaar click to hear

festive dinner, informal dinner party ‑ (het) etentje click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

fever ‑ (de) koorts click to hear 2 ‑>>

slight fever, 'a temperature' ‑ (de) verhoging click to hear ‑>>

few, little ‑ weinig click to hear 2 ‑>>
few, little, not much, nog many ‑ niet veel click to hear 2 ‑>>

a few, a random small number ‑ 'n paar click to hear ‑>>

fewer, less ‑ minder click to hear ‑>>

fiction ‑ (het) verzinsel click to hear ‑>>

field ‑ (het) veld click to hear ‑>>

fierce, emotional, vehement, violent ‑ heftig click to hear 2 3 (heftige click to hear 2 3)

fig ‑ (de) vijg click to hear 2
plural: vijgen click to hear

fight, struggle ‑ (het) gevecht click to hear ‑>>
to fight, struggle ‑ vechten click to hear 2
to fight, battle ‑ strijden click to hear

figure, numeral, digit, school mark ‑ (het) cijfer click to hear ‑>>

film, movie ‑ (de) film click to hear 2 ‑>>

finally, at last ‑ eindelijk click to hear ‑>>

to find ‑ vinden click to hear 2 ‑>>

fine, good, OK ‑ goed click to hear 2 3
OK

fine, small-scale ‑ fijn click to hear 2 (fijne click to hear 2)

fine, penalty ‑ (de) boete click to hear

fingers ‑ (de) vingers click to hear ‑>>

finished, ready, done ‑ af click to hear
to finish (work is done) ‑ afmaken click to hear 2 ‑>>

finished, out of ‑ op click to hear
to finish, use up (nothing is left) ‑ opmaken click to hear ‑>>

fire! ‑ brand! click to hear 2 ‑>>

fire something burning, usually destructive, the event ‑ (de) brand click to hear ‑>>
to burn ‑ branden click to hear

fire very hot air, the phenomenon of burning // a source of heat ‑ (het) vuur click to hear 2 ‑>>
fireplace ‑ (de) open haard click to hear 2 ‑>>

first, number one ‑ eerste click to hear 2 ‑>>

first, before all else ‑ eerst click to hear 2 ‑>>

first, given name ‑ (de) voornaam (VOORnaam) click to hear ‑>>

fish ‑ (de) vis click to hear ‑>>

to fit ‑ passen click to hear 2

flag ‑ (de) vlag click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
plural: vlaggen click to hear 2

flame ‑ (de) vlam click to hear ‑>>

flashlight ‑ (de) zaklamp click to hear ‑>>

flat (flattened) ‑ plat click to hear 2 ‑>>

flat tire ‑ lekke band click to hear 2 ‑>> ['leaking']

flat, even ‑ vlak click to hear (vlak/vlakke click to hear) ‑>>
plane (flat surface) ‑ (het) vlak click to hear ‑>>

flat (surface) ‑>> ‑ effen click to hear click to hear

flat, not the right pitch, out of tune (music) ‑ vals click to hear ‑>>

flat (apartment) ‑ (het) flatje click to hear ‑>>
‑ (de) flat click to hear

flexible ‑ flexibel click to hear

flight ‑ (de) vlucht click to hear ‑>>

floor, storey ‑ (de) verdieping click to hear ‑>>

floor, surface ‑ (de) vloer click to hear ‑>>

florist, flower shop ‑ (de) bloemist click to hear ‑>>

flour, ground cereal ‑ (het) meel click to hear ‑>>
‑ (de) bloem click to hear 2

flow, current ‑ (de) stroming click to hear

flower ‑ (de) bloem click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: bloemen click to hear 2 3 4
a bunch of flowers, a bouquet ‑ een bos bloemen click to hear
florist, flower shop ‑ (de) bloemist click to hear ‑>>

flu, influenza ‑ (de) griep click to hear 2 ‑>>
flu shot ‑ (de) griepprik click to hear

fly ‑ (de) vlieg click to hear ‑>>
plural: vliegen click to hear

to fly ‑ vliegen click to hear ‑>>

fly (on men's pants) ‑ (de) gulp click to hear
zipper fly ‑ (de) rits click to hear 2

fold ‑ (de) vouw click to hear

a fool, silly person ‑ (de) dwaas click to hear

foot ‑ (de) voet click to hear 2 ‑>>

for (destination etc.) ‑ voor click to hear 2 ‑>>

for (in favor of) ‑ voor click to hear 2 ‑>>

for, because ‑ want click to hear 2 ‑>>

for, to ‑ om ... te click to hear ‑>>

for example, for instance ‑ bijvoorbeeld click to hear 2 ‑>>

for a moment, in a moment, quickly ‑ even click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ effen click to hear 2 (slang) ‑>>

for the moment, for the time being ‑ voorlopig click to hear 2 ‑>>

foreigner ‑ (de) buitenlander click to hear 2 ‑>>

forest ‑ (het) bos click to hear ‑>>

to forget ‑ vergeten click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

to forgive ‑ vergeven click to hear 2 ‑>>

fork ‑ (de) vork click to hear ‑>>

formal suit for men ‑ (het) pak click to hear ‑>>

forth ‑ voort click to hear ‑>>

forwards ‑ vooruit click to hear 2 ‑>>

found, located ‑ terecht click to hear ‑>>

fraction ‑ (de) breuk click to hear 2 ‑>>

fragile ‑ breekbaar click to hear ['breakable']

fragile, delicate, easily damaged ‑ teer click to hear

fraud, deception ‑ (het) bedrog click to hear

free, at no cost ‑ gratis click to hear

free, at liberty ‑ vrij click to hear

freedom, liberty ‑ (de) vrijheid click to hear

to freeze ‑ vriezen click to hear ‑>>

French beans, green beans ‑ sperziebonen click to hear ‑>> 2

French fries ‑ (de) patat click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ frietjes click to hear
‑ (de) friet click to hear 2 3
‑ (de) patat friet click to hear 2 3

fresh, refreshing ‑ fris click to hear 2 ‑>>

fresh (new, young) ‑ vers click to hear 2 ‑>>

fresh water (not salty) ‑ zoet water click to hear

friction ‑ (de) wrijving click to hear 2

Friday ‑ vrijdag click to hear ‑>> 2

fridge, refrigerator ‑ (de) ijskast click to hear ‑>>
‑ (de) koelkast click to hear

friend (male) ‑ (de) vriend click to hear ‑>>
plural: vrienden click to hear

friend (female) ‑ (de) vriendin click to hear ‑>>

friendly, kind ‑ vriendelijk click to hear ‑>>

to frighten, to shock, to startle, to scare ‑ laten schrikken click to hear 2 ‑>>

from, of (origin) ‑ van click to hear 2 ‑>>

from (origin, departure) ‑ vandaan click to hear 2 ‑>>

from, out of, off ‑ uit click to hear 2

from now on, in the future ‑ voortaan click to hear ‑>>

front (of a box etc.) ‑ (de) voorkant click to hear ‑>>

in front of (place) ‑ voor click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

frost ‑ (de) vorst click to hear 2 ‑>>

frugal ‑ zuinig click to hear ‑>>

fruit, a piece of fruit ‑ (de) vrucht click to hear ‑>>

fruits ‑ (het) fruit click to hear ‑>>

fruit pie Limburg-style ‑ (de) vlaai click to hear ‑>>

full ‑ vol click to hear ‑>>

fully, completely ‑ geheel click to hear ‑>>

fun, enjoyment ‑ (het) plezier click to hear ‑>>

~fun, amusement, enjoyment ‑ (de) pret click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

funeral, burial ‑ (de) begrafenis click to hear ‑>>

fur, furry skin ‑ (de) vacht click to hear

furniture ‑ (de) meubels click to hear ‑>>

fuse ‑ (de) stop click to hear 2

future ‑ (de) toekomst click to hear ‑>> 2

the future tense ‑ de toekomende tijd click to hear 2 ‑>>


to gain weight ‑ aankomen click to hear 2 ‑>>

to gamble ‑ gokken click to hear ‑>>

game, play ‑ (het) spel click to hear ‑>> 2
to play ‑ spelen click to hear ‑>>
a little game, a little entertainment ‑ (het) spelletje click to hear 2 3

game, match ‑ (de) wedstrijd click to hear ‑>>
rule of a game ‑ (de) spelregel click to hear 2

'game', meat of wild animals ‑ (het) wild click to hear

gang (criminals) ‑ (de) bende click to hear

garage, car shelter ‑ (de) garage click to hear ‑>>

garbage, trash ‑ (de/het) vuilnis click to hear
garbage can ‑ (de) vuilnisbak click to hear ‑>> 2
garbageman, dustman, sanitation engineer ‑ (de) vuilnisman click to hear 2 ‑>>

garden, yard ‑ (de) tuin click to hear 2 ‑>>

garlic ‑ (de) knoflook click to hear ‑>>

gas ‑ (het) gas click to hear 2 ‑>>

gas flame ‑ (de) gasvlam click to hear ‑>>

gas, gasoline (car fuel) ‑ (de) benzine click to hear ‑>>

gas station ‑ (het) benzinestation click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ ((de) pomp click to hear ‑>>)

(small, yard) gate ‑ (het) poortje click to hear ‑>>

'gears' (bike, car) ‑ versnellingen click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

gender, sex ‑ (het) geslacht click to hear

general ‑ algemeen click to hear

gentleman ‑ (de) heer click to hear 2 3
plural: heren click to hear

God, the Lord ‑ God click to hear ‑>>

German ‑ Duits click to hear ‑>>
German (person) ‑ (de) Duitser click to hear
plural: Duitsers click to hear

Germanic ‑ Germaans click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
Germanic people, members of the Germanic tribes ‑ Germanen click to hear

to get, collect ‑ halen click to hear 2 ‑>>

to get, be given, receive, acquire ‑ krijgen click to hear ‑>>

to get burned ‑ zich branden click to hear 2 3 ['to burn oneself'] ‑>>

getting used to ‑ wennen aan click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
wennen click to hear

ghost ‑ (de) geest click to hear

giant ‑ (de) reus click to hear ‑>>
plural: reuzen click to hear

gift, present ‑ (het) cadeau (kado) click to hear ‑>>
‑ (het) geschenk click to hear 2

'gift', a special ability ‑ (het) talent click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
‑ (de) gave click to hear 2

gigantic ‑ gigantisch click to hear 2

girl ‑ (het) meisje click to hear ‑>>

to give ‑ geven click to hear 2 ‑>>

given, fact, information ‑ (het) gegeven click to hear
plural: 'data' ‑ gegevens click to hear

glad, happy, joyful ‑ blij click to hear ‑>>

glass ‑ glas click to hear 2
made of glass ‑ glazen click to hear ‑>>

drinking glass ‑ (het) glas click to hear 2 ‑>> 2
plural: glazen click to hear

glasses, spectacles ‑ (de) bril click to hear ‑>>
plural: brillen click to hear

gloomy, dark ‑ somber click to hear (sombere click to hear) ‑>>

gloves ‑ (de) handschoenen click to hear 2 ['hand-shoes'] ‑>>

glue ‑ (de) lijm click to hear ‑>>
to glue ‑ lijmen click to hear 2

to go ‑ gaan click to hear ‑>>
go! ‑ ga click to hear

to go down, go under ‑ ondergaan (ONDERgaan) click to hear 2 ‑>>

goal (sports) ‑ (het) doel click to hear ‑>>

goal! (scored) ‑ (het) doelpunt click to hear ‑>>

goal, objective ‑ (het) doel click to hear

god ‑ (de) god click to hear ‑>>
religion ‑ (de) godsdienst click to hear 2 ‑>>

gold ‑ (het) goud click to hear ‑>>

good, well ‑ goed click to hear ‑>>

good morning! ‑ goedemorgen click to hear ‑>>
‑ morgen click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ môge click to hear 2

good afternoon ‑ goedemiddag click to hear

good evening ‑ goedenavond click to hear

goodbye ‑ dag click to hear 2 ‑>>
goodbye (slang-y) ‑ hoi click to hear ‑>>

to govern ‑ besturen click to hear ‑>>

government, the cabinet ‑ (de) regering click to hear ‑>>

government, state ‑ (de) overheid click to hear ‑>>
‑ (het) rijk click to hear ‑>>

to grab, catch, get hold of ‑ grijpen click to hear ‑>>

graceful ‑ elegant click to hear 2

grade (year at school) ‑ (de) klas click to hear ‑>>

grade (school test result) ‑ (het) cijfer click to hear ‑>>
plural: cijfers click to hear

grain, wheat, cereal ‑ (het) graan click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

gram (about 1/30 of an ounce) ‑ (het) gram click to hear ‑>>

grammar ‑ (de) grammatica click to hear ‑>>

grand piano ‑ (de) vleugel click to hear ‑>>

granddaughter ‑ (de) kleindochter click to hear ‑>>

grandson ‑ (de) kleinzoon click to hear ‑>>

grandfather ‑ grootvader click to hear ‑>>
'Grandpa', 'Pops' ‑ "opa" click to hear

grandmother ‑ grootmoeder click to hear ‑>>
'Grandma', 'Granny' ‑ "oma" click to hear

grape ‑ (de) druif click to hear ‑>> 2
plural: druiven click to hear

grass ‑ (het) gras click to hear ‑>>

grateful ‑ dankbaar click to hear ‑>>

grave, burial site ‑ (het) graf click to hear ‑>>
plural: graven click to hear 2 3

grave, serious ‑ ‑ ernstig click to hear (ernstig / ernstige click to hear 2)
serieus click to hear

gravy ‑ (de) jus (French) click to hear 2 ‑>>

gray, grey ‑ grijs click to hear 2 (grijze click to hear 2) ‑>>

great, big, large, tall ‑ groot click to hear 2 3 (grote click to hear) ‑>>

great! ‑ geweldig! click to hear
‑ fantastisch! click to hear 2 3

green ‑ groen click to hear (groene click to hear 2 3 4) ‑>>

greengrocer, vegetables and fruits shop ‑ (de) groenteboer click to hear 2 ‑>>

greenhouse, hothouse ‑ (de) kas click to hear
hothouse ‑ (de) broeikas click to hear 2

greeting ‑ (de) groet click to hear 2 ‑>>

grief, sorrow ‑ (het) verdriet click to hear 2 ‑>>

to grind, sharpen ‑ slijpen click to hear

ground meat ‑ (het) gehakt click to hear ‑>>
meatball ‑ (de) gehaktbal click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

group ‑ (de) groep click to hear ‑>>

to grow ‑ groeien click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
growth ‑ (de) groei click to hear 2 ‑>>

to grow, cultivate, farmers growing crops ‑ verbouwen click to hear 2 ‑>>

a grown-up, adult person ‑ (de) volwassene click to hear 2 ‑>>

grudge, rancor ‑ (de) wrok click to hear

guilty ‑ schuldig click to hear 2 3

guitar ‑ (de) gitaar click to hear ‑>>

gunpowder ‑ (het) kruit click to hear ‑>>


habit, custom ‑ (de) gewoonte click to hear ‑>>

hair ‑ (het) haar click to hear
hairbrush ‑ (de) haarborstel click to hear ‑>>

hairdresser, stylist, barber ‑ (de) kapper click to hear ‑>>

half ‑ half click to hear (halve click to hear) ‑>>

a half, half of ‑ (de) helft click to hear ‑>>

hallway, corridor ‑ (de) gang click to hear ‑>>
hallway, small room behind front door ‑ (het) halletje click to hear 2 ‑>>

hammer ‑ (de) hamer click to hear ‑>>

hand ‑ (de) hand click to hear ‑>>

handgun ‑ (het) pistool click to hear ‑>>

handkerchief ‑ (de) zakdoek click to hear ‑>>

to handle, deal with ‑ omgaan met click to hear 2 ‑>>

handlebars (bike steering) ‑ (het) stuur click to hear ‑>>

handyman ‑ (de) klusjesman click to hear 2 ‑>>

to happen, occur, take place ‑ gebeuren click to hear ‑>>

(happiness) ‑ (het) geluk click to hear 2 ‑>>

happy, happily ‑ gelukkig click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

happy, glad, joyful ‑ blij click to hear ‑>>

happy dreams, sleep well ‑ welterusten click to hear ‑>>
‑ slaap lekker click to hear 2 3 4

harbor, port ‑ (de) haven click to hear ‑>>

hard not soft / intense, powerful ‑ hard click to hear ‑>>

hard, difficult ‑ moeilijk click to hear (moeilijke click to hear) ‑>>

hassle, fuss, trouble, 'ado' ‑ (het) gedoe click to hear 2 ‑>>

hat ‑ (de) hoed click to hear 2 ‑>>

hate ‑ (de) haat click to hear

to have ‑ hebben click to hear ‑>>

'having to do with' ‑ te maken hebben met click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

he ‑ hij click to hear ‑>> 2
he can ‑ hij kan click to hear 2 3 'can'
he has ‑ hij heeft click to hear 2 to have
he is ‑ hij is click to hear to be
he may ‑ hij mag click to hear 2 3 'may'
he will ‑ hij zal click to hear 2 3 (future tense)

(human and horse) head ‑ (het) hoofd click to hear ‑>>

(animal) head ‑ (de) kop click to hear ‑>>

head, leading person ‑ (het) hoofd click to hear ‑>>

headphones ‑ (de) koptelefoon click to hear ‑>>

healthy ‑ gezond click to hear ‑>>
health ‑ (de) gezondheid click to hear

heap, a lot, a bunch ‑ (de) hoop click to hear ‑>>

to hear ‑ horen click to hear ‑>> 2

hear! (hark!) ‑ hoor click to hear ‑>>

hearing (the sense) ‑ (het) gehoor click to hear ‑>>

heart ‑ (het) hart click to hear ‑>>

hearts (cards) ‑ harten click to hear 2

heating ‑ (de) verwarming click to hear ‑>>
central heating ‑ (de) centrale verwarming click to hear

heaven ‑ (de) hemel click to hear ‑>>

heavy ‑ zwaar click to hear ‑>>

hedge ‑ (de) heg click to hear ‑>>

heel (foot) ‑ (de) hiel click to hear ‑>>

heel (shoe) ‑ (de) hak click to hear ‑>>
plural: hakken click to hear

heel (bread) ‑ (het) kapje click to hear 2 ‑>>

hello ‑ hallo click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
‑ dag click to hear 2

helmet ‑ (de) helm click to hear ‑>>

help! help me! ‑ help! click to hear 2 ‑>>

to help, assist ‑ helpen click to hear 2 ‑>>

help, assistance ‑ (de) hulp click to hear

her ‑ haar click to hear ‑>> 2 3
‑ (d'r click to hear)

herb, spice ‑ (het) kruid click to hear ‑>>

here ‑ hier click to hear 2 ‑>>

herring ‑ (de) haring click to hear ‑>>

hey!, surprise ‑ hé click to hear ‑>>

hi, hello ‑ hallo click to hear ‑>>
hello, hi! (slang-y) ‑ hoi click to hear ‑>>

to hide ‑ verbergen click to hear 2

high ‑ hoog click to hear (hoge click to hear) ‑>>
higher ‑ hoger click to hear ‑>>

high-rise apartment building ‑ (de) flat click to hear ‑>>
plural: flats click to hear

high tide, flow ‑ (de) vloed click to hear ‑>>

highway ‑ (de) snelweg click to hear ‑>>

hill ‑ (de) heuvel click to hear ‑>>
plural: heuvels click to hear 2

him ‑ hem click to hear ‑>> 2

hip ‑ (de) heup click to hear ‑>>

his ‑ zijn click to hear ‑>> 2
‑ z'n click to hear

history ‑ (de) geschiedenis click to hear ‑>>

to hit, slap ‑ slaan click to hear ‑>> 2

~to hold, to keep ‑ houden click to hear 2 ‑>>

a ship's hold ‑ (het) ruim click to hear ['room']

hole ‑ (het) gat click to hear

Holland, The Netherlands ‑ Nederland click to hear 2 ‑>>

hollow ‑ hol click to hear

holy, sacred ‑ heilig click to hear (heilige click to hear) ‑>>
holy man, saint ‑ (de) heilige click to hear ‑>>

home, at home ‑ thuis click to hear ‑>>

a home ‑ (het) tehuis click to hear ‑>>

honey ‑ (de) honing click to hear 2

hook ‑ (de) haak click to hear
plural: haken click to hear

hope ‑ (de) hoop click to hear ‑>>

to hope ‑ hopen click to hear 2 ‑>>

horn ‑ (de/het) hoorn click to hear 2

horrible, terrible, very ‑ vreselijk click to hear
‑ verschrikkelijk click to hear (verschrikkelijke 2 3) ‑>>

horse ‑ (het) paard click to hear 2 ‑>>

hose ‑ (de) slang click to hear 2 ‑>>

hose end, spout ‑ (de) spuit click to hear

hospital ‑ (het) ziekenhuis click to hear ‑>>

hostile ‑ vijandig click to hear 2 ‑>> 2
hostile, of the enemy ‑ vijandelijk click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

hotel ‑ (het) hotel click to hear ‑>>

hour ‑ (het) uur click to hear ‑>> 2

house ‑ (het) huis click to hear 2 ‑>>

how? ‑ hoe? click to hear

how much, how many ‑ hoeveel click to hear ‑>>

human being, man ‑ (de) mens click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: men, people ‑ mensen click to hear

humble ‑ nederig click to hear 2

humor ‑ (de) humor click to hear ‑>>

hunger ‑ (de) honger click to hear ‑>>
I am hungry ‑ ik heb honger click to hear ‑>>

hurry, haste ‑ (de) haast click to hear ‑>>

hurry, urgency ‑ (de) spoed click to hear ‑>>

to hurt ‑ pijn doen click to hear ‑>>

hurt, suffering pain ‑ (het) leed click to hear ‑>>
‑ ((het) zeer click to hear 2 ‑>>)

husband ‑ (de) man click to hear 2 ‑>>


I ‑ ik click to hear 2 3 ‑>> 2
I am ‑ ik ben click to hear 2 'to be'
I was ‑ ik was click to hear
I have been ‑ ik ben geweest click to hear
I have ‑ ik heb click to hear to have
I had ‑ ik had click to hear 2
I have had ‑ ik heb gehad click to hear
I will, I shall ‑ ik zal click to hear 2 3 (future tense)
I can, I'm able to ‑ ik kan click to hear 2 'can'
I may, I'm allowed to ‑ ik mag click to hear 2 'may'

ice ‑ (het) ijs click to hear ‑>> 2

ice cream ‑ (het) ijs click to hear

idea ‑ (de/het) idee click to hear ‑>>

ideal ‑ ideaal click to hear 2
ideal ‑ (het) ideaal click to hear 2
plural: idealen click to hear
idealist ‑ (de) idealist click to hear

if ‑ als click to hear ‑>> 2

if ... then ‑ als ... dan click to hear ‑>>

if, whether ‑ of click to hear ‑>>

IJssel, a river in The Netherlands ‑ de IJssel click to hear ‑>>
Lake IJssel, ‑ het IJsselmeer click to hear ‑>>
de IJsselmeerpolders click to hear 2 the 'new land' in the center of the country ‑>>

to imitate ‑ nadoen click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

immediately, right away ‑ onmiddelijk click to hear ‑>>
‑ meteen click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ gelijk click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

important ‑ belangrijk click to hear 2 (belangrijk / belangrijke click to hear 2)
most important ‑ belangrijkste click to hear 2 3

important ‑ voornaam (voorNAAM) click to hear
chief, most important ‑ voornaamste click to hear

impulse ‑ (de) opwelling click to hear ‑>>

in, into ‑ in click to hear 2 (page in preparation)

in (amount of time) ‑ over click to hear 2 ‑>>

in-laws ‑ (de) schoonfamilie click to hear 2 ‑>>

in a moment, for a moment, quickly ‑ even click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ effen click to hear 2 (slang) ‑>>

in part, partly ‑ gedeeltelijk click to hear

in passing, casually ‑ terloops click to hear

in the meantime ‑ ondertussen click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

in time, on time ‑ op tijd click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

in vain (no success, no results) ‑ tevergeefs click to hear 2 3

income, salary, wages ‑ (het) inkomen click to hear ‑>>

income, money received ‑ (de) inkomsten click to hear ‑>>

increase ‑ (de) toename click to hear ‑>>

independent ‑ zelfstandig click to hear 2 ‑>>

independent ‑ onafhankelijk click to hear
independence ‑ (de) onafhankelijkheid click to hear

index finger ‑ (de) wijsvinger click to hear ‑>>

indirect object ‑ (het) meewerkend voorwerp click to hear ['cooperating object'] ‑>> 2

inexpensive, cheap ‑ goedkoop click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

infection ‑ (de) infectie click to hear ‑>>

inferior ‑ inferieur click to hear ‑>>

infinite ∞ ‑ oneindig click to hear ['unending'] ‑>>

ingredient ‑ (het) ingrediënt click to hear ‑>>
ingredient, component ‑ (het) bestanddeel click to hear 2

injury ‑ (de) verwonding click to hear ‑>>

ink ‑ (de) inkt click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

inside (place) ‑ binnen click to hear 2 ‑>>

inside-out ‑ binnenstebuiten click to hear 2 ‑>>

insolent, brazen ‑ brutaal click to hear

instrument ‑ (het) instrument click to hear ‑>>

insurance ‑ (de) verzekering click to hear ‑>> 2

intense, fierce, serious ‑ hevig click to hear 2 (hevige click to hear 2) ['heavy,' 'hefty']

intense, emotional, fierce, violent ‑ heftig click to hear 2 3 (heftige click to hear 2 3) ['heavy,' 'hefty']

interest, relevance ‑ (het) belang click to hear

interest in, ~attraction to ‑ (de) belangstelling click to hear
interested, ~attracted to ‑ geïnteresseerd click to hear

interested, attentive, concerned ‑ belangstellend click to hear

interest (over savings) ‑ (de) rente click to hear ‑>>

intermission, break, pause ‑ (de) pauze click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

Internet ‑ (het) Internet click to hear ‑>>

interpreter, live translator ‑ (de) tolk click to hear 2 ‑>>

interruption, pause ‑ (de) onderbreking click to hear 2

intersection of roads, crossing ‑ (het) kruispunt click to hear 2 ‑>>

into, in ‑ in click to hear 2 (page in preparation)

invention ‑ (de) uitvinding click to hear ‑>>
inventor ‑ (de) uitvinder click to hear

investigation, research ‑ (het) onderzoek click to hear 2 ‑>>

iron (the metal) ‑ (het) ijzer click to hear 2 ‑>>

iron (for ironing) ‑ strijkijzer click to hear ‑>>

island ‑ (het) eiland click to hear ‑>>

isn't it? ‑ hè click to hear ‑>>

it ‑ 't click to hear ‑>> 2 2
= het click to hear
its ‑ zijn click to hear / z'n click to hear / (haar click to hear) click to hear ‑>>

it (placeholder with preposition) ‑ er click to hear ‑>> 2
‑ d'r click to hear

it's, it is ‑ het is click to hear ‑>>
‑ 't is click to hear 2 3

it's a pity! ‑ zonde! click to hear 2

Italian beans, Romano beans ‑ snijbonen click to hear ‑>> 2

itch ‑ (de) jeuk click to hear

its ‑ zijn click to hear / z'n click to hear / (haar click to hear) click to hear ‑>>


jab ‑ (de) steek click to hear

jam, jelly ‑ (de) jam (French/English) click to hear ‑>>

January ‑ januari click to hear ‑>> 2

jack (cards) ‑ (de) boer click to hear

jacket, formal suit coat ‑ (het) jasje click to hear ‑>>

jacket (fleece) ‑ (het) vest click to hear 2 ‑>>

jail, prison ‑ (de) gevangenis click to hear

jar, tin ('high') ‑ (de) bus click to hear ‑>>
plural: bussen click to hear 2

jar, tin ('low, flat') ‑ (de) trommel click to hear 2 ‑>> 2
plural: trommels click to hear 2

jaw ‑ (de) kaak click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

jeans ‑ (de) spijkerbroek click to hear ‑>>
denim ‑ (de) spijkerstof click to hear 2 ‑>>

jewel ‑ (het) juweel click to hear ‑>>
plural: juwelen click to hear
‑ (het) sieraad click to hear
plural: sieraden click to hear

job ‑ (de) baan click to hear ‑>>

'to join in, do together' ‑ meedoen click to hear ‑>>

joint (body part) ‑ (het) gewricht click to hear 2 ‑>>

joke ‑ (de) grap click to hear ‑>>
‑ (het) grapje click to hear 2 3

joke (funny story) ‑ (de) mop click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ (het) mopje click to hear

journey, trip ‑ (de) reis click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: reizen click to hear 2 3

journey, trip ‑ (de) tocht click to hear 2
small trip, tour ‑ (het) tochtje click to hear ‑>> 2

judge ‑ (de) rechter click to hear ‑>> 2

judgement, opinion ‑ (het) oordeel click to hear 2
the last judgement, ‑ het laatste oordeel click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

July ‑ juli click to hear ‑>> 2

to jump ‑ springen click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
jump ‑ (de) sprong click to hear ‑>>

June ‑ juni click to hear ‑>> 2

just, only, not more than ‑ maar click to hear ‑>>

just, only, not before, not until ‑ pas click to hear 2 ‑>>

just, fair ‑ rechtvaardig click to hear ‑>>

just as, just like, equally ‑ even click to hear 2 ‑>>

just as ‑ even ... als click to hear ‑>>

just as ‑ net ... als click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ net zo ... als click to hear 2

just like ‑ net click to hear ‑>>

'just like that', unexpected & suddenly ‑ zomaar click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

'just a moment ago' ‑ zoeven (zoëven) click to hear 2

justified ‑ terecht click to hear ‑>>


kale ‑ (de) boerenkool click to hear 2 ‑>>

key (music) ‑ (de) sleutel click to hear ‑>>

key (lock) ‑ (de) sleutel click to hear ‑>>
passkey (de) loper click to hear

to kick ‑ schoppen click to hear ‑>>
(foot) kick ‑ (de) schop click to hear
‑ (de) trap click to hear

kidney ‑ (de) nier click to hear ‑>>

kilo (about 2 pounds) ‑ (de) kilo click to hear 2 ‑>>

kilometer (about 2/3 of a mile) ‑ (de) kilometer click to hear ‑>>

kind, sweet, friendly ‑ aardig click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

kind, dear, sweet ‑ lief click to hear (lieve click to hear) ‑>>

kind, type ‑ (de/het) soort click to hear

king ‑ (de) koning click to hear ‑>> 2
the king's (birth)day (April 27) ‑ Koningsdag click to hear 2 ‑>>

king (cards) ‑ (de) heer click to hear 2 3
plural: heren click to hear

kiss ‑ (de) kus click to hear ‑>>
plural: kussen click to hear 2
to kiss ‑ kussen click to hear 2

kitchen ‑ (de) keuken click to hear 2 ‑>>

KLM, the Dutch airline ‑ (de) KLM click to hear ‑>>

knee ‑ (de) knie click to hear ‑>>
plural: knieën click to hear 2

knife ‑ (het) mes click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
plural: messen click to hear 2
to cut (with a knife) ‑ snijden click to hear 2 ‑>>

knight ‑ (de) ridder click to hear ‑>>

knight (chess) ‑ (het) paard click to hear 2

knot in string ‑ (de) knoop click to hear 2

knot in wood ‑ (de) knoest click to hear ‑>>

to know (things), to have knowledge of ‑ weten click to hear ‑>>

to know people, be familiar with, know of ‑ kennen click to hear ‑>>

knowledge ‑ (de) kennis click to hear ‑>>

king ‑ (de) koning click to hear
‑ (de) vorst click to hear 2 ‑>>


lab, laboratory ‑ (het) lab click to hear ‑>>
‑ (het) laboratorium click to hear

labor union ‑ (de) vakbond click to hear ‑>>

ladder ‑ (de) ladder click to hear ‑>>

ladies' dress ‑>> ‑ (de) jurk click to hear

ladies' skirt ‑ (de) rok click to hear ‑>>

lady (de) dame click to hear
plural: dames click to hear

lair ‑ (het) hol click to hear

lake ‑ (het) meer click to hear 2 ‑>>

lamb ‑ (het) lam click to hear ‑>>

lamp ‑ (de) lamp click to hear ‑>>

lane ‑ (de) baan click to hear

land, country, nation ‑ (het) land click to hear ‑>>

language ‑ (de) taal click to hear ‑>> 2

large, big, tall, great ‑ groot click to hear 2 3 (grote click to hear) ‑>>

to last, time taken ‑ duren click to hear 2 ‑>>

last ‑ laatste click to hear 2 ‑>>

last name, family name ‑ (de) achternaam click to hear ‑>>

last night vannacht click to hear ‑>>

late, not in time ‑ laat click to hear ‑>>

later ‑ later click to hear ‑>>

'later', in a while ‑ straks click to hear 2 ‑>>

to laugh ‑ lachen click to hear 2 ‑>>
laugh ‑ (de) lach click to hear ‑>>

laundry ‑ (de) was click to hear ‑>>

laundry basket ‑ (de) wasmand click to hear ‑>>

law ‑ (de) wet click to hear ‑>>

lawsuit, court case ‑ (de) rechtszaak click to hear ‑>>
‑ (het) proces click to hear ‑>>

lawyer, attorney ‑ (de) advocaat click to hear 2 ‑>>
person with a law degree ‑ (de) meester in de rechten click to hear 2 ['master at law'] ‑>>

to lay (down) ‑ leggen click to hear ‑>>

layer ‑ (de) laag click to hear

lazy ‑ lui click to hear (luie click to hear) ‑>>

to lead ‑ leiden click to hear ‑>>

lead (the metal) ‑ (het) lood click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

leader ‑ (de) leider click to hear ‑>>
leadership ‑ (de) leiding click to hear ‑>>

leaf ‑ (het) blad click to hear ‑>>
plural: bladeren click to hear

leaking ‑ lek click to hear (lekke click to hear 2 3)
flat tire ‑ lekke band click to hear 2 ‑>>

to learn ‑ leren click to hear ‑>>

least ‑ minst click to hear ‑>>

leather ‑ (het) leer click to hear 2 ‑>>

to leave, go away ‑ weggaan click to hear ‑>>

left (direction, position: not right) ‑ links click to hear ‑>> 2

(human, horse) leg ‑ (het) been click to hear ‑>>
plural: benen click to hear 2

(animal, furniture) leg ‑ (de) poot click to hear 2 ['paw'] ‑>> 2
plural: poten click to hear

lemon ‑ (de) citroen click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: citroenen click to hear

less, fewer ‑ minder click to hear ‑>>

lesson ‑ (de) les click to hear ‑>>

to let, allow ‑ laten click to hear ‑>>
let, allow ‑ laat click to hear ‑>>

letter (mail) ‑ (de) brief click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: brieven click to hear

letter, character ‑ (de) letter click to hear 2 ‑>> 2
plural: letters click to hear 2

lettuce ‑ (de) sla click to hear ‑>>

levee, dike ‑ (de) dijk click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

level ‑ (het) niveau (French) click to hear

liberation ‑ (de) bevrijding click to hear ‑>>

library ‑ (de) bibliotheek click to hear

lid (pan, jar) ‑ (het) deksel click to hear ‑>>

lie ‑ (de) leugen click to hear ‑>>
plural: leugens click to hear 2

to lie, to say what's not ‑ liegen click to hear ‑>>

to lie down ‑ liggen click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

life ‑ (het) leven click to hear 2 ‑>>

to lift ‑ optillen click to hear ‑>>

light (not heavy // well-lighted) ‑ licht click to hear ‑>> 2

light ‑ (het) licht click to hear ‑>>

light switch ‑ (het) lichtknopje click to hear ‑>>

lightning ‑ (de) bliksem click to hear ‑>>

to like, to love ‑ houden van click to hear ‑>>

like this ‑ zo click to hear ‑>>

liking your best friends ‑ graag mogen click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

likely, probably, probable ‑ waarschijnlijk click to hear 2 ‑>>

line ‑ (de) lijn click to hear ‑>>

linen ‑ (het) linnen click to hear ‑>>

lion ‑ (de) leeuw click to hear ‑>>

lip ‑ (de) lip click to hear ‑>>
plural: lippen click to hear

lipstick ‑ (de) lippenstift click to hear 2 ‑>>

liquid ‑ (de) vloeistof click to hear ‑>>
liquid ‑ vloeibaar click to hear 2 3 ['flowable']

liquorice (the Dutch candy) ‑ (de/het) drop click to hear ‑>>

list ‑ (de) lijst click to hear

to listen ‑ luisteren click to hear ‑>>

liter (about a 'quart', 4 cups) ‑ (de) liter click to hear ‑>>

little, few ‑ weinig click to hear 2 ‑>>

little, few, not much, nog many ‑ niet veel click to hear 2 ‑>>

little, small ‑ klein click to hear 2 3 (kleine click to hear) ‑>>

a little, a little bit ‑ 'n beetje click to hear ‑>> 2
‑ 'n klein beetje click to hear 2

a little, some ‑ wat click to hear ‑>>

little finger, 'pinky' ‑ (de) pink click to hear ‑>>

to live (be alive, exist) ‑ leven click to hear 2 ‑>>

to live, reside ‑ wonen click to hear 2 ‑>>

lively ‑ levendig click to hear 2 ‑>>

living room ‑ (de) zitkamer click to hear ['sitting room'] ‑>>

lizard ‑ (de) hagedis click to hear 2 ‑>>

lock ‑ (het) slot click to hear 2 ‑>>

logical ‑ logisch click to hear

lonely ‑ eenzaam click to hear 2 3 (eenzame click to hear 2 3) ‑>>

long, tall ‑ lang click to hear ‑>> 2

longing, desire ‑ (het) verlangen click to hear 2 ‑>>
to long for, yearn ‑ verlangen naar click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

look ‑ (de) blik click to hear ‑>>

to look ‑ kijken click to hear ‑>> 2

to look like (similar) ‑ eruitzien click to hear 2 ‑>>

to look like, appear ‑ lijken click to hear ‑>>

to look like, seem ‑ schijnen click to hear ‑>>
apparently ‑ schijnbaar click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

looking poor ‑ armoedig click to hear

loose ‑ los click to hear

the Lord, God ‑ de Heer click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
‑ de Here click to hear

to lose ‑ verliezen click to hear 2 ‑>>

loss ‑ (het) verlies click to hear ‑>>

lost, missing ‑ kwijt click to hear 2 ‑>>

lost, away, gone ‑ weg click to hear ‑>>

lottery ticket ‑ (het) lot click to hear 2 3
‑ lot / loten click to hear

loud ‑ luid click to hear ‑>>
noisy, loud ‑ luidruchtig click to hear ‑>>

loud ‑ hard click to hear ‑>>

love (the sentiment) ‑ (de) liefde click to hear ‑>>

to love, to like ‑ houden van click to hear ‑>>

low ‑ laag click to hear ‑>>
layer ‑ (de) laag click to hear

luck ‑ (het) geluk click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ (de) mazzel click to hear ‑>>

lucky, luckily ‑ gelukkig click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

luggage ‑ (de) bagage click to hear 2 ‑>>

lunch ‑ (de) lunch click to hear 2 ‑>>
hot lunch ‑ (het) middageten click to hear


Ma'am // Mrs. ‑ mevrouw click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

machine ‑ (de) machine click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

magazine ‑ (het) tijdschrift click to hear ‑>>
plural: tijdschriften click to hear

mail ‑ (de) post click to hear ‑>>
stamp (mail) ‑ (de) postzegel click to hear ‑>>
plural: postzegels click to hear

to make, create, prepare ‑ maken click to hear ‑>>

to make a bet ‑ wedden click to hear

make-up ‑ (de) make-up (English) click to hear ‑>>

male, masculine, manly ‑ mannelijk click to hear 2 (mannelijke click to hear) ‑>>

mammal ‑ (het) zoogdier click to hear ['suckling animal'] ‑>>

man, a male adult human ‑ (de) man click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: mannen click to hear

man, human being ‑ (de) mens click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: mensen click to hear (men, people)

manager ‑ (de) manager (English) click to hear ‑>>
‑ (de) bedrijfsleider click to hear ‑>>

manager, CEO, head of large company ‑>> ‑ (de) directeur click to hear 2
management ‑ (de) directie click to hear 2

manner, way of doing, mode ‑ (de) manier click to hear ‑>>
‑ (de) wijze click to hear 2

manual, instructions for use ‑ (de) gebruiksaanwijzing click to hear 2

manufacturing, industry ‑ (de) industrie click to hear ‑>>

many, much ‑ veel click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

map ‑ (de) kaart click to hear ‑>> 2

March (the month of) ‑ maart click to hear ‑>> 2

market ‑ (de) markt click to hear ‑>> 2

marriage ‑ (het) huwelijk click to hear ‑>>
married ‑ getrouwd click to hear ‑>>

to marry ‑ trouwen click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

mass ‑ (de) massa click to hear 2 ‑>>

mass (Catholic worship) ‑ (de) mis click to hear ‑>>

match, game, competition ‑ (de) wedstrijd click to hear ‑>>

match (to light a fire) ‑ (de) lucifer click to hear ‑>>
matchbox ‑ (het) lucifersdoosje click to hear ‑>>

material ‑ (het) materiaal click to hear ‑>> 2

material, fabric ‑ (de) stof click to hear 2 ‑>>

material, physical ‑ stoffelijk click to hear 2

math, mathematics ‑ (de) wiskunde click to hear ‑>>

matter ‑ (de) materie click to hear ‑>> (2)

to matter ‑ er toe doen click to hear 2 ‑>>

not matter, doesn't matter ‑ niet uitmaken click to hear 2 ‑>>

mattress ‑ (de) matras click to hear ‑>>

May (the month of) ‑ mei click to hear ‑>> 2

'may', to be allowed to ‑ mogen click to hear ‑>>

maybe, perhaps ‑ misschien click to hear ‑>>

mayonaise ‑ (de) mayonaise (French) click to hear 2 ‑>>

MD, doctor, physician ‑ (de) dokter click to hear
‑ (de) arts click to hear 2 ‑>>

me ‑ me click to hear ‑>> 2
‑ mij click to hear ‑>> 2

meadow ‑ (het) weiland click to hear 2 ‑>> 2
(de) wei click to hear 2

meager, dry, scant, not very nutritious ‑ schraal click to hear 2

meal ‑ (de) maaltijd click to hear ‑>>
‑ (het) maal click to hear 2 ‑>>

mean, unfair ‑ gemeen click to hear

mean, disgusting ‑ misselijk click to hear 2 3 4

mean, unfair, flat (joke) ‑ flauw click to hear (flauwe click to hear 2)

mean, average ‑ gemiddeld click to hear 2 (gemiddelde click to hear 2 ‑>>

'means' ('stuff') ‑ (het) middel (-middel) click to hear 2 ‑>>

to mean (aim or intention) ‑ bedoelen click to hear 2 ‑>>
purpose, intention, goal ‑ (de) bedoeling click to hear 2 ‑>>

to mean (words etc. // have as consequences) ‑ betekenen click to hear ‑>>
meaning ‑ (de) betekenis click to hear 2 ‑>>

measure (action taken) ‑ (de) maatregel click to hear

measure (size) ‑ (de) maat click to hear ‑>>

measure (music) ‑ (de) maat click to hear 2 ‑>>

to measure, determine size ‑ meten click to hear ‑>>

meat ‑ (het) vlees click to hear ['flesh'] ‑>>

mechanic ‑ (de) monteur click to hear 2 ‑>>

to meddle ‑ zich bemoeien met click to hear ‑>>

medical ‑ medisch click to hear ‑>>

to meet (socially, encounter) ‑ ontmoeten click to hear 2 ‑>>

meeting, people coming together ‑ (de) ontmoeting click to hear 2 ‑>>

meeting, gathering, conference ‑ (de) vergadering click to hear ['gathering'] ‑>>

to meet socially, associate with ‑ omgaan met click to hear 2 ‑>>

to melt ‑ smelten click to hear

memory (brain function) ‑ (het) geheugen click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

memory, something remembered ‑ (de) herinnering click to hear 2 ‑>>
to remember ‑ zich herinneren click to hear ‑>>

men, people ‑ mensen click to hear
men ‑ mannen click to hear 2 3

men's formal suit ‑ (het) pak click to hear ‑>>

men's extremely formal suit ‑ (de) rok click to hear ‑>>

merchandise, commercial goods, wares, 'stuff' ‑ (de) waar click to hear ‑>>
~plural: (de) waren click to hear 2

mess, shambles, a dirty or untidy state of things ‑ (de) bende click to hear

message ‑ (het) bericht click to hear ‑>>

metal ‑ (het) metaal click to hear ‑>> 2

meter (39½ inches, about 3 feet) ‑ (de) meter click to hear ‑>>

Meuse (a river) ‑ (de) Maas click to hear ‑>> 2

microwave oven ‑ (de) magnetron click to hear ‑>>

middle, intermediate, central ‑ middel- click to hear 2 ‑>>

mild ‑ mild click to hear

military ‑ militair click to hear ‑>>

milk ‑ (de) melk click to hear 2 ‑>>

mill, windmill (traditional) ‑ (de) molen click to hear ‑>>
mill, windmill (modern) ‑ (de) windmolen click to hear ‑>>

million, 1,000,000 (1.000.000) ‑ miljoen click to hear 2 ‑>>

mind ‑ (de) geest click to hear

mind, 'intellect, brains' ‑ (het) verstand click to hear ‑>>
sensible ‑ verstandig click to hear

mine, my ‑ van mij click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
‑ mijn click to hear ‑>> 2

mine (coal-, gold- etc.) ‑ mijn click to hear

minute (time) ‑ (de) minuut click to hear ‑>> 2

mirror ‑ (de) spiegel click to hear ‑>>

misery ‑ (de) ellende click to hear ‑>>

misery, unpleasant circumstances ‑ (de) misère (French) click to hear 2 ‑>>

mist, fog ‑ (de) mist click to hear ‑>>

mistake ‑ (de) fout click to hear ‑>>

honest mistake ‑ (de) vergissing click to hear ‑>>

to be mistaken ‑ zich vergissen click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

mitten ‑ (de) want click to hear 2 ‑>>

mixed ‑ gemengd click to hear 2 3

mode, setting ‑ (de) stand click to hear
‑ (de) instelling click to hear 2

mode, manner, way of ‑ (de) manier click to hear ‑>>

model (representation, simulation) ‑ (het) model click to hear

model (very good-looking person) ‑ (het) fotomodel click to hear 2 ‑>>

modern ‑ modern click to hear 2 ‑>>

modest, humble ‑ bescheiden click to hear

molar (back tooth) ‑ (de) kies click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: kiezen click to hear

Mom ‑ mamma click to hear 2 ‑>>

moment, short period of time ‑ (het) moment click to hear ‑>>
'just a moment' ‑ "momentje" click to hear 2 ‑>>

moment, 'a short period of time' ‑ (het) ogenblik click to hear 2 ‑>>
just a moment ‑ "ogenblikje" click to hear 2 ‑>>

momentum, built-up speed ‑ (de) vaart click to hear 2 ‑>>

Monday ‑ maandag click to hear ‑>> 2

money ‑ (het) geld click to hear ‑>>

money at hand in business ‑ (de) kas click to hear

monkey ‑ (de) aap click to hear 2 ‑>>

month ‑ (de) maand click to hear ‑>> 2 3

mood ‑ (het) humeur click to hear 2 3
‑ (de) stemming click to hear 2 3

moon ‑ (de) maan click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: manen click to hear 2 3

the Moon ‑ de Maan click to hear ‑>>

more ‑ meer click to hear 2 ‑>>

more than, over ‑ meer dan click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

more than, well over (amount) ‑ ruim click to hear

morning ‑ (de) morgen click to hear 2 ‑>> 2
good morning! ‑ goedemorgen click to hear ‑>>

morning ‑ (de) ochtend click to hear ‑>> 2

mosquito ‑ (de) mug click to hear ‑>>

moss ‑ (het) mos click to hear ‑>>

most ‑ meest click to hear ‑>>

most of the time, usually ‑ meestal click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

moth, small ‑ (de) mot click to hear
plural: motten click to hear 2

moth, large ‑ (de) nachtvlinder click to hear 2 ['butterfly of the night'] ‑>>

mother ‑ (de) moeder click to hear ‑>>
'Mom' ‑ "Mamma" click to hear

mother-in-law ‑ (de) schoonmoeder click to hear ‑>>

motorcycle ‑ (de) motor (moter) click to hear ‑>>

mountain, 'hill' ‑ (de) berg click to hear ‑>>

mouse ‑ (de) muis click to hear ‑>> 2
plural: muizen click to hear 2

(human) mouth ‑ (de) mond click to hear ‑>> 2

(animal) mouth, face ‑ (de) bek click to hear ‑>>

mouth harp ‑ (de) mondharmonica click to hear ‑>>

to move (your body etc.) ‑ bewegen click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

movement (of body // group or organisation) ‑ (de) beweging click to hear 2

move (game, stategy) ‑ (de) zet click to hear ‑>>

to move house, go live in another place ‑ verhuizen click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

movie, film ‑ (de) film click to hear 2 ‑>>
movie star ‑ (de) filmster click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

movie camera ‑ (de) camera click to hear ‑>>

Mr. // Sir ‑ (de) meneer (mijnheer) click to hear ‑>>

Mrs. // Ma'am ‑ mevrouw click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

much, many ‑ veel click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

mug, large cup ‑ (de) beker click to hear 2 ‑>>

to multiply (numbers) ‑>> ‑ vermenigvuldigen click to hear 2 3

muscle ‑ (de) spier click to hear 2 ‑>>

museum ‑ (het) museum click to hear
plural: musea (museum / musea click to hear)
‑ or: museums click to hear 2

mushrooms (button mushrooms) ‑ (de) champignons click to hear ‑>>

mushroom ‑ (de) paddestoel click to hear 2 3 ['toadstool'] ‑>>

music ‑ (de) muziek click to hear 2 ‑>>

musician / musicians ‑ (de) musicus / musici click to hear ‑>>

'must', have to, should, ought to etc. ‑ moeten click to hear 2 ‑>>

my ‑ mijn click to hear) ‑>> 2
‑ m'n click to hear

"my pleasure", "you're welcome" ‑ graag gedaan click to hear ‑>>

myth ‑ (de) mythe click to hear



to nag (annoying and pointless talk) ‑ zeuren click to hear ‑>>

nagging person ‑ (de) zeurpiet click to hear ‑>>

nail (human or animal) ‑ (de) nagel click to hear ‑>> 2
plural: nagels click to hear

nail (carpentry) ‑ (de) spijker click to hear ‑>> 2
plural: spijkers click to hear

naive ‑ naïef click to hear 2

name ‑ (de) naam click to hear 2 ‑>>

nap ‑ (het) dutje click to hear 2 ‑>>

nappy, diaper ‑ (de) luier click to hear

napkin ‑ (het) servet click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ (het) servetje click to hear 2plural: servetjes click to hear

narrow ‑ smal click to hear 2 (smalle click to hear) ‑>>
‑ nauw click to hear (nauwe click to hear 2) ‑>>

natural, naturally ‑ natuurlijk click to hear

nauseated ‑ misselijk click to hear 2 3 4 ‑>>

near, nearby, close by (time) ‑ nabij click to hear 2 ‑>>

near, close, close by (place) ‑ dichtbij click to hear ‑>>

nearly, almost ‑ haast click to hear ‑>>

neat, proper ‑ keurig click to hear (keurig/keurige click to hear) ‑>>

neat, proper, decent ‑ netjes click to hear ‑>>

necessary, needed ‑ nodig click to hear ‑>>

neck ‑ (de) nek click to hear ‑>>

necktie ‑ (de) stropdas click to hear 2 3 ‑>> 2 3
‑ (de) das click to hear

need (for), want (of) ‑ (de) behoefte click to hear ‑>>

to need ‑ nodig hebben click to hear 2 ‑>>

needle ‑ (de) naald click to hear ‑>>

neigborhood ‑>> ‑ (de) buurt click to hear 2
neighbors ‑ buren click to hear 2

'neighbor', 'fellow man' (as in the Bible) ‑ (de) naaste click to hear 2 ‑>>

neither ... nor ‑ noch click to hear ‑>>

nephew ‑ (de) neef click to hear ‑>>
‑ (het) neefje click to hear

nerve ‑ (de) zenuw click to hear ‑>>

net (fishing etc.) ‑ (het) net click to hear ‑>>

The Netherlands, Holland ‑ Nederland click to hear 2 ‑>>

never ‑ nooit click to hear ‑>>
never again ‑ nooit meer click to hear 2 ‑>>

new ‑ nieuw click to hear (nieuwe click to hear 2) ‑>>

the news ‑ het nieuws click to hear 2 ‑>>

newspaper ‑ (de) krant click to hear ‑>> 2

New Year's Day ‑ Nieuwjaarsdag click to hear 2 ‑>>
New Year's Eve and New Year's Day (the New Year holiday) ‑ Oud en Nieuw click to hear 2 [old and new] ‑>>
New Year's eve night ‑ Oudejaarsavond click to hear 2 [old year's evening]

next ‑ volgend click to hear (volgend/volgende click to hear 2) ‑>>

next to ‑ naast click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

nice, pleasant, comfortable ‑ prettig click to hear (prettige click to hear 2 3) ‑>>

nice, tasty, enjoyable, good ‑ lekker click to hear 2 ‑>>

nice, pleasant, enjoyable ‑ fijn click to hear 2 (fijne click to hear 2)

nickel (5-cent coin) ‑ (de) stuiver click to hear ‑>>

niece ‑ (het) nichtje click to hear ‑>>
‑ (de) nicht click to hear

night ‑ (de) nacht click to hear ‑>> 2

no, negative ‑ nee click to hear ‑>>

no, none, zero ‑ geen click to hear ‑>>

nobody, no-one ‑ niemand click to hear 2

noise ‑ (het) lawaai click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ (de) herrie click to hear ‑>>
‑ (het) kabaal click to hear 2 ‑>>

noisy, loud ‑ luidruchtig click to hear ‑>>

'none of your business', 'no concern of yours'
‑ niet aangaan click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
‑ niets aangaan click to hear 2 ‑>>

nor ‑ noch click to hear ‑>>

normal ‑ normaal click to hear ‑>> 2

North ‑ noord click to hear ‑>>
the North ‑ het noorden click to hear 2 (3)

nose ‑ (de) neus click to hear ‑>> 2

not, do not ‑ niet click to hear 2 ‑>>

not anymore ‑ nooit meer click to hear 2 ‑>>

not good, a failure ‑ knudde click to hear 2 (slang)

not sensible, a bad idea ‑ onverstandig click to hear ‑>>

not stable ‑ wankel click to hear 2

not yet (items) ‑ nog geen click to hear ‑>>
not yet (time) ‑ nog niet click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

note, short written record ‑ (de) aantekening click to hear

note, short message ‑ (het) berichtje click to hear 2

note, short written message ‑ (het) briefje click to hear

note (music) ‑ (de) noot click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: noten click to hear

nothing ‑ niks click to hear ‑>>
‑ niets click to hear ‑>>
‑ (nergens click to hear 2 ‑>>)

noun ‑ (het) zelfstandig naamwoord click to hear 2 3 ‑>> 2

November ‑ november click to hear ‑>> 2

now ‑ nou click to hear ‑>> 2
‑ nu click to hear 2 ‑>>

now and then, from time to time ‑ zo nu en dan click to hear 2 3

nowhere ‑ nergens click to hear 2 ‑>>

number (quantity) ‑ (het) aantal click to hear ‑>>

number, figure ‑ (het) getal click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
plural: getallen click to hear 2

number (#, sequential, in a row) ‑ (het) nummer click to hear 2 ‑>>

nurse ‑ (de) verpleegster click to hear 2 ‑>>

nut (fruit) ‑ (de) noot click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: noten click to hear

nut (for bolt) ‑ (de) moer click to hear ‑>>


oak, oak tree ‑ (de) eik click to hear ‑>>

obedient ‑ gehoorzaam click to hear 2 3
to obey ‑ gehoorzamen click to hear 2 3

object ‑ (het) voorwerp click to hear 2 3

object, direct object (grammar) ‑ (het) lijdend voorwerp click to hear 2 ['suffering object'] ‑>> 2
indirect object ‑ (het) meewerkend voorwerp click to hear ['cooperating object'] ‑>> 2

observation, perception ‑ (de) waarneming click to hear ‑>> - 2

obsession, derangement ‑ (de) obsessie click to hear 2

occasion, reason, 'trigger event' ‑ (de) aanleiding click to hear ‑>>

occupation ‑ (de) bezetting click to hear ‑>>

to occur, happen, to be found ‑ voorkomen (VOORkomen) click to hear 2 ‑>>

October ‑ oktober click to hear ‑>> 2

odd, weird, strange ‑ raar click to hear 2 (raar/rare click to hear 2) ‑>>

of (possession, association) ‑ van click to hear 2 ‑>>

of, from (origin) ‑ van click to hear 2 ‑>>

'of all' ‑ aller click to hear 2 ‑>>

of course! ‑ natuurlijk click to hear

offer ‑ (het) aanbod click to hear ‑>>

office ‑ (het) kantoor click to hear ‑>>
‑ (het) bureau (French) click to hear ‑>>

office supplies store ‑ (de) kantoorboekhandel click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

office window, office counter ‑ (het) loket click to hear

often, frequent ‑ vaak click to hear 2 ‑>>

oil ‑ (de) olie click to hear 2 ‑>>

OK, not bad // agreed ‑ best click to hear 2 ‑>>

old ‑ oud click to hear 2 (oude click to hear 2) ‑>>

on ‑ (many meanings - page in preparation)

on behalf of ‑ namens click to hear ‑>>

on sale, special offer ‑ (de) aanbieding click to hear 2 ‑>>

on the side, aside ‑ terzijde click to hear ‑>>

on time, in time ‑ op tijd click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

on top of ‑ op click to hear ‑>>

once (upon a time) ‑ eens click to hear / click to hear ‑>>

once, as soon as (a point is reached) ‑ eenmaal click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

once, one time ‑ eenmaal click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

one, number one, 1, quantity: one ‑ één click to hear 2 ‑>>

one time, once ‑ één keer click to hear ‑>>

onion ‑ (de) ui click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: uien click to hear

only, single ‑ enkel click to hear ‑>>

only, just, not before, not until ‑ pas click to hear 2 ‑>>

only, just, not more than ‑ maar click to hear ‑>>

the only, single, unique, one-time, one-and-only ‑ enig click to hear ‑>>

open ‑ open click to hear ‑>>

opinion ‑ (de) mening click to hear ‑>> 2

opponent ‑ (de) tegenstander click to hear 2 3 4

opposite ‑ tegenover click to hear ‑>>
(the) opposite ‑ (het) tegenovergestelde click to hear 2

opportunity ‑ (de) gelegenheid click to hear 2 ‑>>

or ‑ of click to hear ‑>>

orange (the color) ‑ oranje click to hear 2 ‑>>

orange (the fruit) ‑ (de) sinaasappel click to hear 2 ‑>> 2
plural: sinaasappels click to hear

order, command ‑ (het) bevel click to hear

order (trade) ‑ (de) bestelling click to hear ‑>>
to order (items) ‑ bestellen click to hear 2

organ (body part) ‑ (het) orgaan click to hear 2 ‑>> 2
plural: organen click to hear

organ (music) ‑ (het) orgel click to hear ‑>>

organisation ‑ (de) organisatie click to hear ‑>>

original ‑ origineel click to hear 2

orphan ‑ (de) wees click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: wezen click to hear 2

other, different ‑ ander click to hear (ander/andere click to hear 2 3) ‑>>

otherwise ‑ anders click to hear 2 ‑>>

'the other day', not so long ago ‑ laatst click to hear 2 ‑>>

ouch! (hurt) ‑ au! click to hear ‑>>

our ‑ onze click to hear ‑>> 2
‑ ons click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

out of, from, off ‑ uit click to hear 2

outdoors, outside ‑ buiten click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ buitenshuis click to
  hear 2 ['outside the house']

outdoor cafe, sidewalk seating ‑ (het) terrasje click to hear 2 ‑>>

outside ‑ buiten click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

oven ‑ (de) oven click to hear ‑>>

over, across (bridging) ‑ over click to hear 2 ‑>>

over, past, 'history' ‑ voorbij click to hear ‑>>

over, more than ‑ meer dan click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

over there ‑ daar click to hear ‑>>

owl ‑ (de) uil click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

owner ‑ (de) eigenaar click to hear ‑>>


package, large ‑ (het) pak click to hear ‑>>
package, small ‑ (het) pakje click to hear

page (in a book) ‑ (de) bladzijde click to hear ‑>>

pain ‑ (de) pijn click to hear ‑>>

paint ‑ (de) verf click to hear ‑>> 2 3

to paint ‑ schilderen click to hear 2 3
to paint, cover with paint ‑ verven click to hear 2 ‑>>

paintbrush ‑ (de) kwast click to hear 2 ‑>>
paintbrush (art) ‑ (het) penseel click to hear 2

painter (art and house) ‑ (de) schilder click to hear 2 ‑>> 2 3
painter (art) ‑ (de) kunstschilder click to hear

painting ‑ (het) schilderij click to hear

pair ‑ (het) paar click to hear 2

pan, cooking pot ‑ (de) pan click to hear 2 ‑>>

pants, trousers ‑ (de) broek click to hear 2 ‑>>

paper (material) ‑ (het) papier click to hear 2 ‑>>

parallel ‑ evenwijdig click to hear ‑>>

paralysis ‑ (de) verlamming click to hear ‑>>
paralyzed, lame ‑ verlamd click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ (lam click to hear)

parents ‑ ouders click to hear ‑>>

park ‑ (het) park click to hear ‑>>

part ‑ (het) deel click to hear 2

part, component ‑ (het) onderdeel click to hear

part, component, ingredient ‑ (het) bestanddeel click to hear 2

partitive ‑ (het) deelaanduidend woord click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

party ‑ (het) feest click to hear 2 ‑>>
(small) party ‑ (het) feestje click to hear 2 ‑>>

to pass on to the next grade (in school) ‑ overgaan click to hear 2 ‑>>

'passage' ‑ (de) gang / (...‑gang) click to hear ‑>>

passenger ‑ (de) passagier click to hear ‑>> 2

the passive voice ‑ (de) lijdende vorm click to hear ['suffering mode'] ‑>>

passport ‑ (het) paspoort click to hear ‑>> 2 3
‑ (de) pas click to hear 2 ‑>>

past, last (time) ‑ afgelopen click to hear 2 ‑>>

past (last) ‑ verleden click to hear 2 ‑>>

the past ‑ (het) verleden click to hear 2 ‑>>

past (hours on the clock) ‑ over click to hear 2 ‑>>

the past tense ‑ (de) verleden tijd click to hear 2 3 4 ‑>>

past participle ‑ (het) voltooid deelwoord click to hear - past participle ‑>> - 2 3

~pasta (elbow macaroni) ‑ (de) macaroni click to hear ‑>> 2

to paste, glue ‑ plakken click to hear ‑>> 2

path ‑ (het) pad click to hear 2 ‑>> 2
plural: paden click to hear 2
small, narrow path ‑ (het) paadje click to hear

patience ‑ (het) geduld click to hear 2 ‑>> 2
patient ‑ geduldig click to hear 2 3

patient (person under medical care) ‑ (de) patiënt click to hear 2 ‑>>

pathetic,, to be pitied, sad ‑ zielig click to hear

pause, break, intermission ‑ (de) pauze click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

pause, interruption ‑ (de) onderbreking click to hear 2

pawn ‑ (de) pion click to hear ‑>>

to pay ‑ betalen click to hear ‑>>

payment ‑ (de) betaling click to hear 2 ‑>>

to pay attention, be alert ‑ opletten click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

to pay attention to ‑ aandacht besteden aan click to hear 2

(green split) pea ‑ (de) erwt click to hear ‑>>
(plural: erwt/erwten click to hear )

pea soup ‑ (de) erwtensoep click to hear ‑>>

peace ‑ (de) vrede click to hear ‑>>

peaches ‑ perziken click to hear ‑>>

peacock ‑ (de) pauw click to hear 2 ‑>>

pear ‑ (de) peer click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
plural: peren click to hear

pen (for writing) ‑ (de) pen click to hear ‑>> 2
pennen click to hear 2

pencil ‑ (het) potlood click to hear ‑>> 2

pension, retirement income ‑ (het) pensioen click to hear ‑>>

Pentecost, Whitsun ‑ Pinksteren click to hear ‑>> 2

people, men, humans ‑ mensen click to hear

a people, the people ‑ (het) volk click to hear 2 ‑>>

'people', 'folks' ‑ (de) lui click to hear ‑>>

percentage %, ~rate ‑ (het) percentage click to hear ‑>>

perfect ‑ volmaakt click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ perfect click to hear 2

the perfect tense ‑ (de) voltooide tijd click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

perfume ‑ (de/het) parfum click to hear ‑>>

perhaps, maybe ‑ misschien click to hear ‑>>

period . point, dot ‑ (de) punt click to hear ‑>>

to perish, be wrecked (ships) ‑ vergaan click to hear ‑>>

permanently ‑ voorgoed click to hear 2 ‑>>

permission ‑ (de) toestemming click to hear

person ‑ (de) persoon click to hear ‑>>
personal ‑ persoonlijk click to hear

personal pronoun ‑ (het) persoonlijk voornaamwoord click to hear ‑>> 2

pet ‑ (het) huisdier click to hear ['house animal'] ‑>>

pharmacy ‑ (de) apotheek click to hear 2 ‑>>

physics (science) ‑ (de) natuurkunde click to hear ‑>>

physical [of the body] ‑ lichamelijk click to hear ‑>>

piano ‑ (de) piano click to hear ‑>>
grand piano ‑ (de) vleugel click to hear ‑>>

picture, photograph ‑ (de) foto click to hear ‑>>
plural: foto's click to hear

picture frame ‑ (de) lijst click to hear

piece ‑ (het) stuk click to hear
(small) piece ‑ (het) stukje click to hear 2

piece of cloth or land ‑ (de) lap click to hear

pig ‑ (het) varken click to hear 2 ['porker'] ‑>> 2
pork ‑ (het) varkensvlees click to hear 2

pigeon, dove ‑ (de) duif click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: duiven click to hear

pill ‑ (de) pil click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
plural: pillen click to hear 2

pillow ‑ (het) kussen click to hear 2 ['cushion'] ‑>>
plural: kussens click to hear

pillowcase ‑ (de) sloop click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: slopen click to hear 2

pin ‑ (de) speld click to hear ‑>>

pine tree ‑ (de) dennenboom click to hear ‑>>
‑ (de) den click to hear

pineapple ‑ (de) ananas click to hear ‑>>

pink (color) ‑ roze ('French O') click to hear ‑>>

pinky (little finger) ‑ (de) pink click to hear ‑>>

pipe, tube ‑ (de) pijp click to hear

pipe (gas, water etc.) ‑ (de) leiding click to hear ‑>>

pitcher, carafe ‑ (de) kan click to hear

place ‑ (de) plaats click to hear

plan ‑ (het) plan click to hear
to plan, intend, have in mind ‑ van plan zijn click to hear 2 ‑>>

plant (nature) ‑ (de) plant click to hear ‑>> 2

plant, factory ‑ (de) fabriek click to hear 2 ‑>>

plastic ‑ [(het)] plastic (English) click to hear

plate ‑ (het) bord click to hear ‑>>

play (theatre) ‑ (het) toneelstuk click to hear ‑>>

to play (games, children) ‑ spelen click to hear ‑>>

to play chess ‑ schaken click to hear ‑>>

playground ‑ (de) speeltuin click to hear 2 ‑>>

~pleasant, pleasing ‑ aangenaam click to hear 2 ‑>>

please (informal) ‑ alsjeblieft click to hear ‑>>

please (polite) ‑ alstublieft click to hear ‑>>

pleasure ‑ (het) plezier click to hear ‑>>
‑ (het) genoegen click to hear ‑>>

plow ‑ (de) ploeg click to hear ‑>>

plural ‑ (het) meervoud click to hear 2 ‑>>

pocket ‑ (de) zak click to hear ‑>>

poem ‑ (het) gedicht click to hear ‑>>

point, dot, period, sharp point ‑ (de) punt click to hear ‑>>
point, item in argument ‑ (het) punt click to hear

to point ‑ wijzen click to hear 2

to point ‑ wijzen click to hear 2 ‑>>

poison ‑ (het) vergif click to hear 2 ‑>>

polder (reclaimed land) ‑ (de) polder click to hear 2 ‑>>

police ‑ (de) politie click to hear ‑>>
police station ‑ (het) politiebureau click to hear 2

pollen ‑ (het) stuifmeel click to hear ‑>>

to polish, to clean ‑ poetsen click to hear ‑>> 2

polite ‑ beleefd click to hear 2

politics ‑ (de) politiek click to hear ‑>> 2
politician / politicians ‑ (de) politicus / politici click to hear 2

pond ‑ (de) vijver click to hear ‑>>

poor (little money // pitiable) ‑ arm click to hear 2 (arm/arme click to hear)

popular, generally liked ‑ populair click to hear click to hear

population, inhabitants ‑ (de) bevolking click to hear

pork, pig meat ‑ (het) varkensvlees click to hear 2

porridge ‑ (de) pap click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

to portray, depict ‑ weergeven click to hear 2 [to 'give again' - 're-present'] ‑>>

position, post ‑ (de) positie click to hear

possible ‑ mogelijk click to hear 2 ‑>>
possibility ‑ (de) mogelijkheid click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

pot, jar (glass, ceramic) ‑ (de) pot click to hear

potato ‑ (de) aardappel click to hear ‑>>
plural: aardappels click to hear

~pound (500 grams) ‑ (het) pond click to hear ‑>>

poverty ‑ (de) armoede click to hear 2

powder ‑ (het) poeder click to hear ‑>>
gunpowder ‑ (het) kruit click to hear
‑ (het) buskruit click to hear

power ‑ (de) macht click to hear ['might'] ‑>>

'power' (electricity) ‑ (de) stroom click to hear ‑>>
power outlet ‑ (het) stopcontact click to hear ‑>>
power plug ‑ (de) stekker click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

pragmatic markers ‑>>
‑ al click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ eigenlijk click to hear 2 / echt click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
‑ er click to hear / d'r click to hear ‑>>
‑ even click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
‑ gewoon click to hear ‑>>
‑ hè click to hear ‑>>
‑ hoor click to hear ‑>>
‑ maar click to hear ‑>>
‑ nou click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
‑ toch click to hear ‑>>
‑ wel click to hear ‑>>
‑ weer click to hear 2 ‑>>
(list not exhaustive)

to pray ‑ bidden click to hear ‑>>
prayer ‑ (het) gebed click to hear
(with plural: gebed / gebeden click to hear 2)

precious, valuable ‑ kostbaar click to hear 2 (kostbare click to hear 2)

precious, dear, beloved ‑ dierbaar click to hear 2 3 (dierbare click to hear 2)

precise, exact, exactly ‑ precies click to hear ‑>>

precision ‑ (de) precisie click to hear 2 ‑>>

the predicate (verbs) ‑ (het) gezegde click to hear ‑>>

to predict ‑ voorspellen click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

pregnant ‑ zwanger click to hear ‑>>
'expecting' ‑ in verwachting click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

prejudice, preconceived notion ‑ (het) vooroordeel click to hear 2

to prepare (for future use) ‑ voorbereiden click to hear 2 ‑>>

to prepare, make ‑ maken click to hear ‑>>

prescription (by doctor) ‑ (het) recept click to hear 2 ‑>>

present, current ‑ tegenwoordig click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
‑ huidig click to hear 2 (huidige click to hear 2 3) ‑>>

the present tense ‑ (de) tegenwoordige tijd click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

present, in attendance, "here!" (adjective) ‑ aanwezig click to hear
‑ "hier!" click to hear 2 ‑>>

a present ‑ (het) cadeau (kado) click to hear ‑>>

the present ‑ (het) heden click to hear ‑>>

at present, nowadays ‑ tegenwoordig click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

pressure ‑ (de) druk click to hear ‑>>

to prevent, keep from happening ‑ voorkomen (voorKOmen) click to hear 2 ‑>>

pretty, beautiful ‑ mooi click to hear (mooie click to hear) ‑>>

pretty, rather, quite ‑ nogal click to hear 2 ‑>>
pretty, rather, considerably ‑ aardig click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

previous ‑ vorig click to hear (vorig/vorige click to hear 2) ‑>>

price, cost ‑ (de) prijs click to hear 2 ‑>>

pride ‑ (de) trots click to hear 2 3

priest ‑ (de) priester click to hear ‑>>

print ‑ (de) afdruk click to hear

prison, jail ‑ (de) gevangenis click to hear
prison sentence ‑ (de) gevangenisstraf click to hear 2 3

prize, award ‑ (de) prijs click to hear 2

probably, probable, likely ‑ waarschijnlijk click to hear 2 ‑>>

problem, difficulty, trouble ‑ (het) probleem click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
plural: problemen click to hear

process ‑ (het) proces click to hear

produce, vegetables and fruits ‑ groente en fruit click to hear 2 ‑>>

profession, trade, subject ‑ (het) vak click to hear 2

profit ‑ (de) winst click to hear ‑>>

progress ‑ (de) vooruitgang click to hear ‑>>

to promise ‑ beloven click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
promise ‑ (de) belofte click to hear 2 ‑>>
promising, 'having potential' ‑ veelbelovend click to hear 2 3 4 ‑>>

proof, evidence ‑ (het) bewijs click to hear 2 ‑>>

proper, decent, neat ‑ net click to hear ‑>>
‑ netjes click to hear

property, ownership, possession ‑ (het) bezit click to hear ‑>>
‑ (het) eigendom click to hear ‑>>

prosperity ‑ (de) welvaart click to hear

protein ‑ (het) eiwit click to hear ‑>>
plural: eiwitten click to hear

protest ‑ (het) protest click to hear

proud ‑ trots click to hear 2 3 (trotse click to hear 2)

prudish ‑ preuts click to hear

psychiatrist ‑ (de) psychiater click to hear ‑>>

psychologist ‑ (de) psycholoog click to hear 2 ‑>>

public ‑ openbaar click to hear (openbare click to hear 2) ‑>>

to pull ‑ trekken click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

pump ‑ (de) pomp click to hear

punishment ‑ (de) straf click to hear ‑>>

pure ‑ puur click to hear 2

pure, unadulterated ‑ zuiver click to hear

purple ‑ paars click to hear 2 (paarse click to hear 2) ‑>>

purpose, intention, goal ‑ (de) bedoeling click to hear 2 ‑>>

(small) purse (for money) ‑ (de) portemonnaie (French) click to hear ‑>>
‑ ((de) beurs click to hear)

push, shove, jolt ‑ (de) duw click to hear ‑>>
to push ‑ duwen click to hear ‑>>

to put, set ‑ zetten click to hear ‑>>

to put on (clothes) ‑ aandoen click to hear 2 ‑>>


quality ‑ (de) kwaliteit click to hear 2 ‑>>

quarter, ¼ ‑ (het) kwart click to hear ‑>>

a quarter of an hour, 15 minutes ‑ (het) kwartier click to hear ‑>>

queen ‑ (de) koningin click to hear 2
(the former and future) Queen's Day ‑ Koninginnedag click to hear 2
queen chess ‑ (de) dame click to hear
queen (cards) ‑ (de) vrouw click to hear

question ‑ (de) vraag click to hear 2 ‑>>

question mark ‑ (het) vraagteken click to hear ‑>> 2 3

queue, line, row ‑ (de) rij click to hear 2

quick, soon ‑ gauw click to hear ‑>>

quick, rapid, fast ‑ snel click to hear (snel/snelle click to hear) ‑>>

quick, fast, rapid ‑ vlug click to hear 2 (vlug/vlugge click to hear 2) ‑>>

quiet, peaceful ‑ rustig click to hear ‑>>

quietly, without fuss or overexertion ‑ rustig click to hear

quite, considerably ‑ aardig click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

quiz ‑ (de) quiz (kwis) click to hear

quorum (number of voters needed) ‑ (het) quorum click to hear

quote (from text or speech) ‑ (het) citaat click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
to quote ‑ citeren click to hear 2
quote mark ‑ (het) aanhalingsteken click to hear ‑>>
plural: aanhalingstekens click to hear


rabbit ‑ (het) konijn click to hear 2 ‑>>
(small) rabbit ‑ (het) konijntje click to hear

rack ‑ (het) rek click to hear ‑>> 2
(small) rack ‑ (het) rekje click to hear 2
to stretch ‑ rekken click to hear 2 3

radiation ‑ (de) straling click to hear

radio ‑ (de) radio click to hear ‑>> 2

radius (of circle) ‑ (de) straal click to hear ‑>>

rag ‑ (het) vod click to hear ‑>>
plural: vodden click to hear
rags, worn-out clothes etc. ‑ lompen click to hear 2 ‑>>

rag for wet-cleaning floors ‑ (de) dweil click to hear 2 ‑>>

railroad ‑ (de) spoorweg click to hear ‑>>

rain ‑ (de) regen click to hear 2 ‑>>
it is raining ‑ 't regent click to hear
is it raining? ‑ regent 't? click to hear

rainbow ‑ (de) regenboog click to hear ‑>>

raincoat ‑ (de) regenjas click to hear ‑>>

raisins ‑ rozijnen click to hear ‑>>
raisin bread ‑ (het) krentenbrood click to hear 2 (usually not made with currants but raisins) ‑>>

random, arbitrary ‑ willekeurig click to hear 2 (willekeurige click to hear 2) ‑>>

random, by accident, not planned ‑ toevallig click to hear 2 ‑>>

rarely, seldom ‑ zelden click to hear ‑>>

rat ‑ (de) rat click to hear 2 ‑>>
(plural: rat / ratten click to hear)

rather (preference) ‑ liever click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

rather, quite, in a large degree, 'pretty' ‑ nogal click to hear 2 ‑>>

rather, considerably, 'pretty' ‑ aardig click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

raw ‑ rauw click to hear

ray ‑ (de) straal click to hear

re-use ‑ (het) hergebruik click to hear 2

reaction ‑ (de) reactie click to hear

to read ‑ lezen click to hear ‑>> 2 3

readiness, willingness ‑ (de) bereidheid click to hear 2

reading glasses ‑ (de) leesbril click to hear ‑>>

ready ‑ klaar click to hear ‑>>

real ‑ echt click to hear (echte click to hear 2) ‑>>

real ‑ werkelijk click to hear 2 ‑>>

reality ‑ (de) werkelijkheid click to hear 2 ‑>>

realm ‑ (het) rijk click to hear

reasoning, argument ‑ (de) redenering click to hear ‑>>

receipt (proof of money paid) ‑ (de) kwitantie click to hear

cash register receipt (in a shop) ‑ (de) kassabon click to hear ‑>>
‑ (het) bonnetje click to hear

recipe (cooking) ‑ (het) recept click to hear 2 ‑>>

reclaimed land, polder ‑ (de) polder click to hear 2 ‑>>

recognition ‑ (de) erkenning click to hear 2

to recognize ‑ herkennen click to hear ‑>>

recorder (flute) ‑ (de) blokfluit click to hear ‑>>

rectangle ‑ (de) rechthoek click to hear ‑>>

red ‑ rood click to hear 2 (rode click to hear) ‑>>

red cabbage ‑ (de) rode kool click to hear 2 3 (rooie kool click to hear) ‑>> 2

to reduce, restrict, limit ‑ beperken click to hear 2 3

to reduce, decrease ‑ verminderen click to hear 2 3

referee ‑ (de) scheidsrechter click to hear 2 ‑>>

refrigerator, fridge ‑ (de) ijskast click to hear ‑>>
‑ (de) koelkast click to hear

to refuse ‑ weigeren click to hear 2
refusal ‑ (de) weigering click to hear 2

regret, remorse ‑ (de) spijt click to hear ‑>>
to regret ‑ spijt hebben van click to hear 2
‑ betreuren click to hear 2

regular ‑ regelmatig click to hear

a relative ‑ (het) familielid click to hear ‑>>

rehearsal ‑ (de) repetitie click to hear 2 ['repetition'] ‑>>

reliable, trustworthy ‑ betrouwbaar click to hear 2 ‑>>

religion ‑ (de) godsdienst click to hear 2 ‑>>

religious ‑ religieus click to hear ‑>>

to remain, stay ‑ blijven click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

remainder, rest, leftover ‑ (de) rest click to hear 2

~remaining, left over ‑ over click to hear 2 ‑>>

to remember ‑ zich herinneren click to hear ‑>>

to remind ‑ herinneren aan click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

to remodel (buildings) ‑ verbouwen click to hear click to hear ‑>>

to rent ‑ huren click to hear ‑>>
rent (usually for a house or room) ‑ (de) huur click to hear 2 ‑>>

renting out, leasing ‑ (de) verhuur click to hear ‑>>

to repair ‑ maken click to hear ‑>>
‑ repareren click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

recovery, rebuilding, restoration ‑>> ‑ (het) herstel click to hear

to remind ‑ herinneren aan click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

to repair, restore, re-establish, rebuild ‑ herstellen click to hear

to repeat ‑ herhalen click to hear 2 ‑>>
repeat, repetition ‑ (de) herhaling click to hear 2
repetition, performance rehearsal ‑ (de) repetitie click to hear 2 ‑>>

to replace ‑ vervangen click to hear 2

report, account ‑ (het) verslag click to hear ‑>>
reporter, journalist ‑>> ‑ (de) journalist (French) click to hear
reporter, journalist ‑ (de) verslaggever click to hear 2 [report-giver] ‑>>

representative ‑ (de) vertegenwoordiger click to hear 2

request ‑ (het) verzoek click to hear 2 ‑>>

reserve, backup, standby, spare ‑ reserve- click to hear 2 3

to reside, to live ‑ wonen click to hear 2 ‑>>

resistance ‑ (het) verzet click to hear ‑>>

respect ‑ (het) respect click to hear

responsible, sensible ‑ verantwoordelijk click to hear ‑>>

rest, quiet ‑ (de) rust click to hear ‑>>
to rest ‑ rusten click to hear 2 ‑>>

restaurant ‑ (het) restaurant (French) click to hear ‑>>

result, consequence, effect ‑ (het) gevolg click to hear ‑>>

to return, bring back ‑ terugbrengen click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

to return, go back, come back ‑ terugkeren click to hear 2 ‑>>

the river Rhine, a river in The Netherlands ‑ de Rijn click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

rhythm ‑ (het) ritme click to hear ‑>>

rice ‑ (de) rijst click to hear ‑>>

rich ‑ rijk click to hear (rijke click to hear)

to ride ‑ rijden click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

a ride, a drive ‑ (de) rit click to hear ‑>>
‑ (het) ritje click to hear 2 3

to ride a bicyle ‑ fietsen click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

ridiculous ‑ belachelijk click to hear 2 ‑>>

rifle ‑ (het) geweer click to hear 2 ‑>>

right, correct ‑ goed click to hear ‑>>

right, correct // just //exactly! ‑>> 2 ‑ juist click to hear

right (direction, position: not left) ‑ rechts click to hear ‑>> 2

right (to) ‑ (het) recht click to hear ‑>>

rigid, inflexible ‑ star click to hear

ring (on finger) ‑ (de) ring click to hear 2 ‑>>
ring finger ‑ (de) ringvinger click to hear ‑>>

risk ‑ (het) risico click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: risico's click to hear

to risk, dare, chance ‑ wagen click to hear

ritual ‑ (het) ritueel click to hear

river ‑ (de) rivier click to hear ‑>> 2

road, way, street ‑ (de) weg click to hear ‑>>
plural: wegen click to hear

rock, ‑ (de) rots click to hear 2

rock, stone ‑ (de) steen click to hear 2 ‑>> 2
plural: stenen click to hear

rod, bar, stick ‑ (de) staaf click to hear ['stave'] ‑>>

rogue, criminal ‑ (de) schurk click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

roof ‑ (het) dak click to hear 2 ‑>> 2
plural: daken click to hear

room ‑ (de) kamer click to hear ['chamber'] ‑>> 2
‑ ((het) vertrek click to hear 2)

root ‑ (de) wortel click to hear ‑>>
plural: wortels click to hear

rope, string ‑ (het) touw click to hear ‑>>

rose ‑ (de) roos click to hear ‑>>
plural: rozen click to hear 2 -

rotten, spoiled, 'off,' unpleasant ‑ rot click to hear (rotte click to hear 2 3) ‑>>

rough ‑ ruw click to hear 2 (ruwe click to hear)
‑ ruig click to hear

round (shape) ‑ rond click to hear 2 (ronde click to hear) ‑>>

route, way, course, traject ‑ (de) route (French) click to hear

routine, something done often ‑ (de) routine (French) click to hear

row, line, queue ‑ (de) rij click to hear 2

to rub ‑ wrijven click to hear ‑>>
friction ‑ (de) wrijving click to hear 2

rubber band ‑ (het) elastiekje click to hear 2

rule ‑ (de) regel click to hear 2
plural: regels click to hear

ruler (for straight lines) ‑ (de) lineaal click to hear ‑>>
plural: linealen click to hear

ruler, dictator, autocrat ‑ (de) heerser click to hear 2 3

rumor ‑ (het) gerucht click to hear 2 ‑>>

to run ‑ hardlopen click to hear 2 3 ['to walk fast'] ‑>> 2
‑ rennen click to hear 2 ‑>>

ruse, trick ‑ (de) list click to hear 2


sacred, holy ‑ heilig click to hear (heilige click to hear)

sad (about,) saddened, sorrowful ‑ bedroefd click to hear ‑>>

sad, miserable ‑ droevig click to hear ‑>>

sad, a pity, it's a pity ‑ sneu click to hear 2 3

(horse) saddle ‑ (het) zadel click to hear 2 ‑>>

safe, secure ‑ veilig click to hear (veilig / veilige click to hear 2) ‑>>

safety pins ‑ veiligheidsspelden click to hear 2 ‑>>

to sail, travel by boat ‑ varen click to hear 2
to sail in a sailboat ‑ zeilen click to hear

sail ‑ (het) zeil click to hear
plural: zeilen click to hear

saint, holy man ‑ (de) heilige click to hear ‑>>

salad, elaborate ‑ (de) salade click to hear ‑>>

salad, simple ‑ (de) sla click to hear ‑>>

salary ‑ (het) salaris click to hear ‑>>

sale, selling ‑ (de) verkoop click to hear ‑>>

sale, on sale, special offer ‑ (de) aanbieding click to hear 2 ‑>>

salt, table salt, NaCl ‑ (het) zout click to hear 2 ‑>>

salt, any chemical salt ‑ (het) zout click to hear 2 ‑>>

sand ‑ (het) zand click to hear 2 ‑>>

sandwich (in a shop) ‑ (het) broodje click to hear 2 ‑>>

the Dutch Santa Claus, December 5th party ‑ Sinterklaas click to hear 2 ‑>>

Saturday ‑ zaterdag click to hear ‑>> 2

sausage ‑ (de) worst click to hear ‑>>

saw ‑ (de) zaag click to hear 2 ‑>>
to cut with a saw ‑ zagen click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

to say ‑ zeggen click to hear ‑>>

saying, stock expression ‑ (het) spreekwoord click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ (het) gezegde click to hear
‑ (de) spreuk click to hear

scale, extent ‑ (de) schaal click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

scale, balance ‑ (de) weegschaal click to hear ‑>> 2 3

to scare, to shock, to startle, to frighten ‑ laten schrikken click to hear click to hear ‑>>

scary, creepy ‑ eng click to hear

school ‑ (de) school click to hear ‑>>

science ‑ (de) wetenschap click to hear ‑>>

'-science' ‑ (de) -kunde click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

scissors ‑ (de) schaar click to hear ‑>>
to cut (with scissors) ‑ knippen click to hear ‑>>

scoop, large spoon ‑ (de) schep click to hear ‑>>

scooter (foot-powered) ‑ (de) step click to hear 2 ‑>>
Vespa-type motorcycle ‑ (de) scooter click to hear

scratch ‑ (de) schram click to hear
a very small scratch ‑ (het) schrammetje click to hear 2

screw ‑ (de) schroef click to hear ‑>> 2
plural: schroeven click to hear

sea ‑ (de) zee click to hear ‑>>

seagull ‑ (de) meeuw click to hear ‑>>
plural: meeuwen click to hear

to search, to seek ‑ zoeken click to hear 2 ‑>>

second (1/60 of a minute) ‑ (de) seconde click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

second (#2) ‑ tweede click to hear ‑>>

secret ‑ geheim click to hear 2 (geheime click to hear)
a secret ‑ (het) geheim click to hear 2

to see ‑ zien click to hear ‑>>

see you! ‑ tot ziens! click to hear ‑>>

seed ‑ (het) zaad click to hear ‑>>

seldom, rarely ‑ zelden click to hear ‑>>

self ‑ zelf click to hear ‑>>

self-control, self-possession, restraint ‑ (de) zelfbeheersing click to hear 2

sell-by date ‑ (de) uiterste verkoopdatum click to hear 2 ['last day of sale'] ‑>>

to send, forward, dispatch ‑>> ‑ sturen click to hear

semicolon ; ‑ (de) puntkomma click to hear ‑>>

sense (of hearing, sight etc.) ‑ (het) zintuig click to hear ‑>>
plural: zintuigen click to hear 2

sense (meaning, usefulness) ‑ (de) zin click to hear ‑>>

sensible ‑ verstandig click to hear

sentence, line ‑ (de) zin click to hear ‑>>
plural: zinnen click to hear

sentence, line ‑ (de) regel click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: regels click to hear

sentence, punishment assigned ‑ (het) vonnis click to hear 2 ‑>>

separate ‑ afzonderlijk click to hear

September ‑ september click to hear ‑>> 2

serious ‑ ernstig click to hear (ernstig / ernstige click to hear 2)

serious ‑ serieus click to hear (serieuze click to hear 2 3)

services ‑ (de) diensten click to hear

sewer ‑ (de/het) riool click to hear 2

shadow ‑ (de) schaduw click to hear ‑>>

to shake ‑ schudden click to hear ‑>>

'shall/will' ‑ zullen click to hear ‑>> 2

shame ‑ (de) schaamte click to hear ‑>>

shame, disgrace ‑ (de) schande click to hear

shampoo ‑ (de) shampoo (~English) click to hear ‑>>

shape, state, fitness ‑ (de) conditie click to hear

to share ‑ delen click to hear 2

shark ‑ (de) haai click to hear ‑>>
plural: haaien click to hear click to hear

sharp (knife etc.) ‑ scherp click to hear

sharp, not the right pitch, out of tune (music) ‑ vals click to hear ‑>>

to shave (beard, hair) ‑ scheren click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

electric shaver ‑ (het) scheerapparaat click to hear ‑>>

shawl ‑ (de) das click to hear ‑>>
‑ (de) sjaal click to hear

she ‑ ze click to hear ‑>> 2
‑ zij click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

to shear (sheep) ‑ scheren click to hear 2 3
sheep shearer ‑ (de) schaapscheerder click to hear

shed, small shed ‑ (het) schuurtje click to hear

large shed, barn ‑ (de) schuur click to hear 2 ‑>>

shed, closet // cage, pen ‑ (het) hok click to hear 2

sheep ‑ (het) schaap click to hear ‑>>
plural: schapen click to hear 2

shelf, board (wood) ‑ (de) plank click to hear ‑>> 2
shelves system, cabinet, cupboard ‑ (de) kast click to hear ‑>>

shells, sea shells ‑ schelpen click to hear ‑>>

shield ‑ (het) schild click to hear 2 ‑>>

to shine ‑ schijnen click to hear ‑>>

ship ‑ (het) schip click to hear ‑>> 2

shirt ‑ (de) blouse (French) click to hear ‑>>
‑ (het) bloesje click to hear 2
dress shirt ‑ (het) overhemd click to hear ‑>>

shock ‑ (de) schok click to hear ‑>>

shocked ‑ geschokt click to hear

shoe ‑ (de) schoen click to hear ‑>>
plural: schoenen click to hear
cobbler, shoe repair ‑ (de) schoenmaker click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

shoelaces, shoestrings ‑ veters click to hear 2 ‑>>

shop, store ‑ (de) winkel click to hear 2 ‑>>
shopping cart ‑ (het) winkelwagentje click to hear 2 ‑>>

to shop (for groceries) ‑ boodschappen doen click to hear 2 ‑>>

to shop (for nice things) ‑ winkelen click to hear 2 ‑>>

short ‑ kort click to hear (korte click to hear 2) ‑>> 2

shortage ‑ (het) tekort click to hear 2 ‑>>

shortage (of), deficiency, lack (of,) want (of) ‑ (het) gebrek click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ gebrek aan click to hear

shorts, short pants ‑ (de) korte broek click to hear ‑>>

to shovel ‑ scheppen click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

shovel, spade ‑ (de) schop click to hear ‑>>

to show ‑ laten zien click to hear 2 ‑>>

to show, demonstrate something ‑ voordoen click to hear 2 ‑>>

shower, rainshower ‑ (de) bui click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: buien click to hear

shower (washing) ‑ (de) douche (French) click to hear ‑>>

shy ‑ verlegen click to hear 2 3

sick, ill ‑ ziek click to hear ‑>>

sick, nauseated ‑ misselijk click to hear 2 3 4 ‑>>

sick, upset ‑ naar click to hear

sickness, illness, disease ‑ (de) ziekte click to hear ‑>>

side ‑ (de) kant click to hear ‑>>
‑ ((de) zijde click to hear ‑>>)

side (of a box etc.) ‑ (de) zijkant click to hear 2 ‑>>

side‑... ‑ bij‑... click to hear 2 ‑>>

sidewalk, ‑ (de) stoep click to hear 2 ‑>> ['stoop']

sight, view ‑ (het) gezicht click to hear 2 ‑>>

signal, sign ‑ (het) signaal click to hear

signal ‑ (het) sein click to hear

signature ‑ (de) handtekening click to hear ‑>>

silent, quiet, no sound ‑ stil click to hear ‑>>

silk ‑ (de) zijde click to hear ‑>>

silly, foolish ‑ dwaas click to hear (dwaze click to hear 2 dwaas/dwaze click to hear 2 3)

silly person, a fool ‑ (de) dwaas click to hear

silver ‑ (het) zilver click to hear ‑>> 2

silverware, cutlery (eating tools) ‑ (het) bestek click to hear ‑>>

similar, 'of equal type' ‑ soortgelijk click to hear

similarity ‑ (de) overeenkomst click to hear

simple, basic ‑ eenvoudig click to hear ‑>>

simultaneously, at the same time ‑ tegelijk click to hear 2 ‑>>

sin ‑ (de) zonde click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: zonden click to hear 2

since (starting point in time) ‑ sinds click to hear 2 ‑>>

since, because ‑ daar click to hear ‑>>

to sing ‑ zingen click to hear ‑>>

to sink ‑ zinken click to hear ‑>>

Sir // Mr. ‑ meneer (mijnheer) click to hear ‑>>

sister ‑ (het) zusje click to hear ‑>>

sister-in-law ‑ (het) schoonzusje click to hear ‑>>

to sit ‑ zitten click to hear ‑>>
living room ‑ (de) zitkamer click to hear ['sitting room'] ‑>>

situation, circumstances ‑ (de) situatie click to hear

size, measure (clothes) ‑ (de) maat click to hear 2 ‑>>

(speed) skating ‑ schaatsen click to hear ‑>>
skates ‑ schaatsen click to hear ‑>>

sketch (rough drawing) ‑ (het) schetsje click to hear ‑>>

(learned) skill, expertise ‑ (de) kunde click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

skin ‑ (de) huid click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ (het) vel click to hear

skinny, thin ‑ dun click to hear (dun / dunne click to hear 2) ‑>>

skinny (said of people) // not full, disappointing ‑ mager click to hear (magere click to hear 2) ['meager'] ‑>>

skirt ‑ (de) rok click to hear ‑>>

sky ‑ (de) hemel click to hear ‑>>

sky ‑ (de) lucht click to hear ‑>>

skyscrapers ‑ wolkenkrabbers click to hear ['cloudscrapers'] ‑>>

slap, blow ‑ (de) klap click to hear
to slap, hit ‑ slaan click to hear ‑>> 2

slat, strip of wood, thin narrow board ‑ (de) lat click to hear
plural: latten click to hear

sleep ‑ (de) slaap click to hear 2 ‑>>

to sleep ‑ slapen click to hear ‑>>

sleep well, happy dreams ‑ welterusten click to hear ‑>>
‑ slaap lekker click to hear 2 3 4

sleeve ‑ (de) mouw click to hear ‑>>
short sleeves ‑ korte mouwen click to hear
long sleeves ‑ lange mouwen click to hear 2

slice (cheese, banana bread) ‑ (het) plakje click to hear 2 3 4 ‑>>

a slice of bread ‑ een sneetje brood click to hear ‑>>

slice of bread with topping ‑ (de) boterham click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

to slide, glide ‑ glijden click to hear

sliding doors ‑ schuifdeuren click to hear ‑>>

slippery ‑ glad click to hear ‑>>

slope ‑ (de) helling click to hear

slow ‑ langzaam click to hear 2 3 ((langzaam/langzame click to hear 2 2) ‑>> 2

small, little ‑ klein click to hear 2 3 (kleine click to hear) ‑>>

smell ‑ (de) geur click to hear ‑>>

to smell (notice a smell) ‑ ruiken click to hear ‑>>

to smell of, to smell like ‑ ruiken naar click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

to smell bad, stink ‑ stinken click to hear ‑>>

smile ‑ (de) glimlach click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

smoke ‑ (de) rook click to hear ‑>>

to smoke ‑ roken click to hear 2

smooth ‑ glad click to hear

snail, slug ‑ (de) slak click to hear ‑>>

snake ‑ (de) slang click to hear ‑>>

snow ‑ (de) sneeuw click to hear ‑>>

so, therefore, thus ‑ dus click to hear ‑>>

so, such, very, thàt ‑ zo click to hear ‑>>

soap ‑ (de) zeep click to hear ‑>>
a bar of soap ‑ een stuk zeep click to hear 2 ‑>>

soccer, European and South American football ‑ (het) voetbal click to hear ‑>> 2
soccer ball ‑ (de) voetbal click to hear ‑>>

social ‑ sociaal click to hear

socialism ‑ (het) socialisme click to hear

society, community ‑ (de) samenleving click to hear ‑>>
‑ (de) maatschappij click to hear ‑>>

sock ‑ (de) sok click to hear ‑>>
plural: sokken click to hear 2

soft ‑ zacht click to hear (zachte click to hear 2) ‑>>

softly, gently ‑ zachtjes click to hear

soil, 'dirt' ‑ (de) aarde click to hear

soldier ‑ (de) soldaat click to hear ‑>>
soldier, military person ‑ (de) militair click to hear ‑>>

solid, one color ‑ effen click to hear 2 ‑>>

solid, massive ‑ massief click to hear

solid, strong, sturdy ‑ stevig click to hear 2 (stevige click to hear 2)
‑ solide click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

solid, dependable, substantial, reliable robust, sensible ‑ degelijk click to hear

solid ‑ vast click to hear

solid matter (not liquid or gas) ‑ (de) vaste stof click to hear ‑>>

solidarity ‑ (de) solidariteit click to hear 2 3

solution ‑ (de) oplossing click to hear

to solve ‑ oplossen click to hear 2 3

some ‑ sommige click to hear ‑>>

some, a little ‑ wat click to hear ‑>>

someday ... ‑ ééns ... click to hear ‑>>

someone, somebody ‑ iemand click to hear ‑>>

something ‑ iets click to hear ‑>>
‑ wat click to hear ‑>>
‑ (ergens click to hear 2 ‑>>)

sometime, ever ‑ ooit click to hear ‑>>

sometime ‑ 'n keer click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

sometime, sometimes, occasionally, ever ‑ wel eens click to hear 2 ‑>>

sometimes ‑ soms click to hear ‑>>

somewhere ‑ ergens click to hear 2 ‑>>

son ‑ (de) zoon click to hear ‑>>
plural: zonen click to hear

song (with vocals) ‑ (het) liedje click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ ((het) lied click to hear)

soon ‑ binnenkort click to hear 2 ['within short'] ‑>>

soon, in a moment ‑ zo click to hear ‑>>

soul ‑ (de) ziel click to hear ‑>>

sound ‑ (het) geluid click to hear ‑>> 2
'stereo' (home sound system) ‑ (de) geluidsinstallatie click to hear ‑>>

sound, tone, ring ‑ (de) klank click to hear ‑>>

soup ‑ (de) soep click to hear ‑>>

sour, acid ‑ zuur click to hear 2 ‑>>
an acid ‑ (het) zuur click to hear 2 ‑>>

South ‑ zuid click to hear ‑>>
the South ‑ (het) zuiden click to hear 2 3

space, room ‑ (de) ruimte click to hear

spades (cards) ‑ schoppen click to hear

spark ‑ (de) vonk click to hear ‑>>

sparrow ‑ (de) mus click to hear ‑>>

to speak ‑ spreken click to hear ‑>>

speaker, loudspeaker (music, sound) ‑ (de) luidspreker click to hear ‑>>

special ‑ bijzonder click to hear (bijzonder / bijzondere click to hear) ‑>>
‑ speciaal click to hear 2 (speciale click to hear 2) ‑>> 2
specialty ‑ (de) specialiteit click to hear

to spend ‑ besteden click to hear 2

spicy, 'hot' ‑ scherp click to hear ‑>> 2
‑ pedis (Malay) click to hear ‑>>

spider ‑ (de) spin click to hear ‑>>
spiderweb ‑ (het) spinneweb click to hear

spirit ‑ (de) geest click to hear

to spit ‑ spugen click to hear

split, fork in road, fission ‑ (de) splitsing click to hear

spoiled, gone bad, not fit to eat ‑ bedorven click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

spoiled, overindulged ‑ verwend click to hear 2

sponge ‑ (de) spons click to hear ‑>>

spoon ‑ (de) lepel click to hear ‑>>
plural: lepels click to hear

sport, sports ‑ (de) sport click to hear 2
plural: sporten click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

spout, hose end ‑ (de) spuit click to hear

spread, dissemination ‑ (de) verspreiding click to hear ‑>>

Spring ‑ (de) lente click to hear ‑>> 2

spring (tensile) ‑ (de) veer click to hear

to squander, waste, spoil ‑ verspillen click to hear

square ‑ vierkant click to hear ‑>>
square meter, m² ‑ (de) vierkante meter click to hear ‑>>

square ‑ (het) vierkant click to hear
village, city square ‑ (het) plein click to hear 2

to squeak ‑ piepen click to hear

staff (people) ‑ (het) personeel click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

stage (of development) ‑ (het) stadium click to hear ‑>> 2

stage (for performances) ‑ (het) toneel click to hear ‑>>
‑ (de) Bühne (German) click to hear 2

stairs ‑ (de) trap click to hear ‑>>

stamp (mail) ‑ (de) postzegel click to hear ‑>>
plural: postzegels click to hear

stamp (rubber) and its print ‑ stempel click to hear

to stand ‑ staan click to hear ‑>>

star ‑ (de) ster click to hear ‑>>
plural: sterren click to hear

starch ‑ (het) zetmeel click to hear 2 ‑>>

start, beginning ‑ (het) begin click to hear ‑>>

to start, begin ‑ beginnen click to hear ‑>>

to startle, to shock, to scare, to frighten ‑ laten schrikken click to hear 2 ‑>>

static, white noise ‑ (de) ruis click to hear ‑>>

station (bus, train) ‑ (het) station (French) click to hear ‑>>

steam ‑ (de) stoom click to hear ‑>>

steel ‑ (het) staal click to hear

steep ‑ steil click to hear

to steer ‑ sturen click to hear

steering wheel (cars) ‑ (het) stuur click to hear ‑>>

stench, stink, bad smell ‑ (de) stank click to hear 2 ‑>>

step ‑ (de) stap click to hear ‑>> 2
plural: stappen click to hear 2
step ‑ (de) pas click to hear 2 ‑>>

stepladder ‑ (het) trapje click to hear ‑>>

stick, cane ‑ (de) stok click to hear ‑>>

sticky ‑ kleverig click to hear

stiff, rigid ‑ stijf click to hear ‑>>

stile ‑ (de) stijl click to hear

still, yet ‑ nog click to hear ‑>>

stitch ‑ (de) steek click to hear

stock, supply ‑ (de) voorraad click to hear 2

stock, shares ‑ aandelen click to hear 2

stone, seed, pip, pit (fruit) ‑ (de) pit click to hear ‑>>

stool (for sitting) ‑ (het) krukje click to hear 2 ‑>>

to stop, cease, end, come to an end ‑ ophouden click to hear 2 ‑>>

to stop ‑ stoppen click to hear ‑>>
stop! ‑ stop! click to hear 2

story ‑ (het) verhaal click to hear 2 ‑>>

stove ‑ (het) fornuis click to hear ‑>>

straight ‑ recht click to hear

strange ‑ vreemd click to hear (vreemd/vreemde click to hear 2) ‑>>

stranger ‑ (de) vreemdeling click to hear

street ‑ (de) straat click to hear ‑>> 2

streetcar, tram ‑ (de) tram click to hear ‑>>

strength, power, force ‑ (de) kracht click to hear ‑>>

stress ‑ (de) stress

stress in a word ‑ (de) klemtoon click to hear 2 ‑>>

strip of wood, slat, thin narrow board ‑ (de) lat click to hear
plural: latten click to hear

stroller (transporting children) ‑ (de) wandelwagen click to hear 2

strong ‑ sterk click to hear (sterk/sterke click to hear) ‑>>

structure, build ‑ (de) structuur click to hear ‑>>

struggle, battle ‑ (de) strijd click to hear ‑>>

'stuff' ‑ (het) spul click to hear

stupid, not intelligent ‑ dom click to hear (dom / domme click to hear) ['dumb']
stupid, unthinking, brainless ‑ stom click to hear 2 (stomme click to hear 2 3)

stupid person ‑ (de) domoor click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
‑ (de) nul click to hear

stylist, hairdresser, barber ‑ (de) kapper click to hear ‑>>

subject (of study or work), profession, trade ‑ (het) vak click to hear 2

subject ‑ (het) onderwerp click to hear grammar 2 3

subject matter ‑ (de) stof click to hear 2

subscription ‑ (het) abonnement click to hear 2

substandard, sloppy Dutch ‑ plat click to hear 2 ‑>>

to subtract (numbers) ‑ aftrekken click to hear 2 ‑>>

to succeed, be successful (in something) ‑ lukken click to hear 2 ‑>>

to succeed, be successful, pass a test ‑ slagen click to hear 2 ‑>>

such ‑ zulk click to hear (zulke click to hear) ‑>>

such a ‑ zo'n click to hear 2 (3) ‑>>
‑ zo een click to hear 2 ‑>>

such a thing, something like that ‑ zo-iets (zoiets) click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
such a person, someone like that ‑>> ‑ zo-iemand click to hear 2

sudden, suddenly ‑ plotseling click to hear (plotselinge click to hear 2) ‑>>

suddenly ‑ opeens click to hear 2 ‑>>

to suffer ‑ lijden click to hear ‑>>

suffering ‑ (het) leed click to hear ‑>>

sugar ‑ (de) suiker click to hear ‑>> 2

suggestion ‑ (de) suggestie click to hear ‑>> 2

to suit, fit your schedule ‑ goed uitkomen click to hear 2> 3 ‑>>

summary, synopsis ‑ (de) samenvatting click to hear 2 3

Summer ‑ (de) zomer click to hear ‑>> 2

sun ‑ (de) zon click to hear ‑>>
plural: zonnen click to hear 2

the Sun ‑ de Zon click to hear ‑>>

to sun, sunbathe ‑ zonnen click to hear 2

Sunday ‑ zondag click to hear ‑>> 2

superior ‑ superieur click to hear ‑>>

supply, stock ‑ (de) voorraad click to hear 2

supply, supplying, the providing ‑ (de) bevoorrading click to hear 2 3
supplying food, victualing ‑ (de) ravitaillering click to hear

supply 'demand and supply,' what's available ‑ (het) aanbod click to hear

support ‑ (de) steun click to hear ‑>>
‑ (de) ondersteuning click to hear 2

surface, surface area ‑>> ‑ (het) oppervlak click to hear 2
‑ (de) oppervlakte click to hear 2

surgery, operation ‑ (de) operatie click to hear ‑>>

surprise ‑ (de) verrassing click to hear ‑>>

to surrender ‑ zich overgeven click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

surroundings, (environment // neighborhood) ‑ (de) omgeving click to hear 2 3

to survive ‑ overleven click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

to suspect ‑ verdenken click to hear 2 ‑>>
suspect ‑ verdacht click to hear 2 3 (verdachte click to hear 2)
suspect (person) ‑ (de) verdachte click to hear 2)

suture, medical stitch ‑ (de) hechting click to
      hear ‑>>
plural: hechtingen click to
      hear 2 3

swan ‑ (de) zwaan click to hear ‑>>

sweat ‑ (het) zweet click to hear 2 ‑>>

wool sweater ‑ (de) trui click to hear ‑>>

sweet ‑ zoet click to hear (zoet / zoete click to hear 2) ‑>>

to swim ‑ zwemmen click to hear ‑>>
swimming pool ‑ (het) zwembad click to hear 2 ‑>>

swindle, fraud, con ‑ zwendel click to hear 2
swindler, fraud, con man ‑ bedrieger click to hear

switch (usually electric) ‑ (de) schakelaar click to hear ‑>>

switch (usually electric) ‑ (de) knop click to hear 2 ‑>>
small (button) switch ‑ (het) knopje click to hear 2 3

sword ‑ (het) zwaard click to hear ‑>>

syllable ‑ (de) lettergreep click to hear
plural: lettergrepen click to hear ‑>>
let-ter-gre-pen click to hear 2

symptom ‑ (het) symptoom click to hear ‑>>

synthetic ‑ synthetisch click to hear

system, 'machine' ‑ (het) systeem click to hear ‑>>



table ‑ (de) tafel click to hear ‑>>

table of contents, content ‑ (de) inhoud click to hear ‑>>

tail ‑ (de) staart click to hear ‑>>

to take ‑ nemen click to hear ‑>>

to take along, to bring ‑ meenemen click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

to take care of ‑ zorgen voor click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

to take off (clothes) ‑ uitdoen click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

talk, conversation ‑ (het) gesprek click to hear ‑>>

to talk, chat ‑ praten click to hear ‑>>
to chat, to [make] have a chat ‑ een praatje maken click to hear 2

tall, big, large, great ‑ groot click to hear 2 3 (grote click to hear) ‑>>

tape ‑ (de) band click to hear 2

tar ‑ (het) teer click to hear

tarp ‑ (het) zeil click to hear

task, duty, assignment ‑>> ‑ (de) taak click to hear 2
plural: taken click to hear

taste ‑ (de) smaak click to hear ‑>> 2

to taste ‑ proeven click to hear 2 ‑>>

tasty, enjoyable, good ‑ lekker click to hear 2 ‑>>

tax ‑ (de) belasting click to hear

tea ‑ (de) thee click to hear ‑>>

to teach ‑ leren click to hear ‑>>
‑ les geven click to hear geven
‑ onderwijzen click to hear 2 3

teacher (female, elementary school) ‑ (de) onderwijzeres click to hear ‑>>

teacher (male, elementary school) ‑ (de) onderwijzer click to hear ‑>>

teacher (female, seconday school) ‑ (de) lerares click to hear ‑>>
plural: leraressen click to hear

teacher (male, seconday school) ‑ (de) leraar click to hear ‑>>
plural: leraren click to hear

team ‑ (het) team ‑>>
‑ (de) ploeg click to hear

tear, teardrop ‑ (de) traan click to hear ‑>>
plural: tranen click to hear

tear, rip ‑ (de) scheur click to hear ‑>>

telephone ‑ (de) telefoon click to hear 2 ‑>>
to call, make telephone call ‑ bellen click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ opbellen click to hear 2 3

television ‑ (de) televisie click to hear ‑>> 2
‑ (de) TV click to hear
watching television ‑ TV kijken click to hear 2 ‑>>

to tell ‑ vertellen click to hear 2 ‑>>

temperature ‑ (de) temperatuur click to hear 2 ‑>>

'a temperature', slight fever ‑ (de) verhoging click to hear ‑>>

temporary, not permanent ‑ tijdelijk click to hear 2 ‑>>

tendency, inclination ‑ (de) neiging click to hear ‑>>

tender, gentle, delicate, soft ‑ teder click to hear

tennis ‑ (het) tennis click to hear ‑>>

tension ‑ spanning click to hear 2 3

tent ‑ (de) tent click to hear

tepid ‑ lauw click to hear ‑>>

terrain, grounds, field ‑ (het) terrein click to hear 2

terrible, 'very serious', in a serious, often 'terrifyingly' high degree ‑ verschrikkelijk click to hear (verschrikkelijke 2 3) ‑>>

terror ‑ grote angst click to hear 2 3 4 ['great fear']
‑ (de) terreur click to hear
terrorism ‑ (het) terrorisme click to hear
reign of terror ‑ (het) schrikbewind click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

test, to demonstrate, to prove ‑ (de) test click to hear
see also: click to hear school tests

than ‑ dan click to hear ‑>>

thank you (informal) ‑ dank je wel click to hear ‑>>
'thanks' ‑ 'bedankt' click to hear ‑>>

thank you (polite) ‑ dank U wel click to hear ‑>>

to thank ‑ bedanken click to hear 2 ‑>>

thanks to ‑ dankzij click to hear 2 ‑>>

that (many meanings!) ‑ dat click to hear ‑>>

that (placeholder with preposition) ‑ daar click to hear ‑>>

that, those (some object(s) in the distance) ‑ die click to hear ‑>>

~that, who, which ‑ die click to hear ‑>>

that's why, because of that ‑ daarom click to hear 2 ‑>>

the ‑ de click to hear ‑>>

the (#2) ‑ 't click to hear ‑>>
= het click to hear

the same ‑ dezelfde click to hear ‑>>
hetzelfde click to hear ‑>>

their ‑ hun click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

them ‑ hun click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

theme ‑ (het) thema click to hear

then (future) ‑ dan click to hear ‑>>

then (at that time, after that) ‑ toen click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

theory ‑ (de) theorie click to hear 2 ‑>>

therapy ‑ (de) therapie click to hear ‑>>
therapist ‑ (de) therapeut click to hear ‑>>

there ‑ daar click to hear ‑>>

~there ‑ er click to hear ‑>>
‑ d'r click to hear

thermometer ‑ (de) thermometer click to hear ‑>>

these (nearby objects) ‑ deze click to hear ‑>>

they ‑ ze click to hear ‑>> 2
‑ zij click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

'they, people' ‑ men click to hear ‑>>

thigh ‑ (de) dij click to hear 2 ‑>>
(with plural: dij / dijen click to hear)

thing ‑ (het) ding click to hear

to think; stating opinions ‑ denken click to hear ‑>>

thinking of; thinking about; 'bear in mind', 'pay attention to' ‑ denken aan click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

to 'think', be of an opinion, 'find' ‑ vinden click to hear 2 ‑>>

to think over, considering something carefully ‑ nadenken click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

to think up, 'invent', 'devise' ‑ bedenken click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

third ‑ derde click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

thirst ‑ (de) dorst click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
I am thirsty ‑ ik heb dorst click to hear ‑>>

this (nearby object) ‑ deze click to hear ‑>>
‑ dit click to hear 2 ‑>>

this morning ‑ vanmorgen click to hear ‑>>
this afternoon ‑ vanmiddag click to hear ‑>>
this evening, tonight ‑ vanavond click to hear 2 ‑>>

thoroughly, properly, solid ‑ terdege click to hear 2

thought ‑ (de) gedachte click to hear ‑>>

thread, string ‑ (de) draad click to hear ‑>>

to threaten ‑ bedreigen click to hear

threshold ‑ (de) drempel click to hear ‑>>

throat ‑ (de) keel click to hear ‑>>

through ‑ door click to hear ‑>>

to throw ‑ gooien click to hear ‑>>

to throw out, throw away ‑ weggooien click to hear 2 3

to throw up, vomit ‑ overgeven click to hear 2 ‑>>

thumb ‑ (de) duim click to hear 2 ‑>>

thunder ‑ (de) donder click to hear ‑>>

Thursday ‑ donderdag click to hear ‑>> 2

ticket (concert etc.) ‑ (het) kaartje click to hear 2

tide ‑ (het) tij click to hear ‑>>
‑ (het) getij click to hear 2 3
plural: getijden click to hear 2

tie, bond, emotional connection ‑ (de) band click to hear 2

tight, rigid, fixed ‑ strak click to hear 2

till, until, to ‑ tot click to hear ‑>>

time ‑ (de) tijd click to hear ‑>> 2

time (repeating event) ‑ (de) keer click to hear ‑>>

times (multiplication) ‑ maal click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ keer click to hear

tin (the metal) ‑ (het) tin click to hear ‑>>

tinplate ‑ (het) blik click to hear

tin, jar ('low, flat') ‑ (de) trommel click to hear ‑>> ‑>>

tin, jar ('high') ‑ (de) bus click to hear ‑>>

tin can ‑ (het) blik click to hear ‑>>
‑ (het) blikje click to hear 2
plural: blikjes click to hear

tip (for service) ‑ (de) fooi click to hear

tire ‑ (de) band click to hear 2
tire ‑ (de) buitenband click to hear ['outer tire'] ‑>>
tube ‑ (de) binnenband click to hear ['inner tire'] ‑>>

tired ‑ moe click to hear ‑>>
‑ vermoeid click to hear (vermoeide click to hear)
fatigue, tiredness ‑ (de) vermoeidheid click to hear 2 ‑>>

tissue paper ‑ papieren zakdoekjes click to hear ‑>>

~to, at ‑ aan click to hear

to (direction) ‑ heen click to hear ‑>>

to (direction, destination) ‑ naar click to hear ‑>> 2
‑ naar toe click to hear 2

to, for ‑ om ... te click to hear ‑>>

to (people) ‑ tegen click to hear ‑>>

toad (froglike creature) ‑ (de) pad click to hear 2
plural: padden click to hear 2

toadstool, mushroom ‑ (de) paddestoel click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

tobacco ‑ (de) tabak click to hear 2 3

today ‑ vandaag click to hear ‑>>

today, at present ‑ heden click to hear ‑>>
the present ‑ (het) heden click to hear

toe ‑ (de) teen click to hear ‑>>
plural: tenen click to hear

together ‑ samen click to hear ‑>>
‑ bij elkaar click to hear 2 3 4

toilet, restroom, bathroom ‑ (de) WC (W.C.) click to hear ‑>>
‑ (het) toilet (French) click to hear

tolerance ‑ (de) tolerantie click to hear

tomato ‑ (de) tomaat click to hear ‑>>
plural: tomaten click to hear

tomorrow ‑ morgen click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

tone ‑ (de) toon click to hear 3 ‑>>

tongue (body part) ‑ (de) tong click to hear 2 ‑>>

tonight ‑ vannacht click to hear ‑>>

too, also ‑ ook click to hear ‑>>

too (excess) ‑ te click to hear ‑>>

too late ‑ te laat click to hear ‑>>

too much ‑ teveel (te veel) click to hear 2 ‑>>
surplus, overabundance ‑ (het) teveel click to hear 2

tools ‑ (het) gereedschap click to hear ‑>>

(front) tooth ‑ (de) tand click to hear ‑>> 2
plural: tanden click to hear
dentist ‑ (de) tandarts click to hear 2 ‑>>

(back) tooth, molar ‑ (de) kies click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: kiezen click to hear

toothache ‑ (de) kiespijn click to hear ‑>>

toothbrush ‑ (de) tandenborstel click to hear 2 ‑>>
toothpaste ‑ (de) tandpasta click to hear ‑>>

top (of a box etc.) ‑ (de) bovenkant click to hear ‑>>

torn ‑ gescheurd click to hear

to touch ‑ aanraken click to hear 2
touch ‑ (de) aanraking click to hear ‑>>
applying the final touch ‑ de laatste hand leggen aan click to hear ‑>>

tough (chewy // sturdy, lasting) ‑ taai click to hear

tough, difficult, hard to deal with ‑ moeilijk click to hear (moeilijke click to hear) ‑>>

~towards ‑ naar toe click to hear 2 ‑>>

towel ‑ (de) handdoek click to hear ‑>>

tower ‑ (de) toren click to hear

town, city ‑ (de) stad click to hear ‑>>
plural: steden click to hear
city folk ‑ stadsmensen click to hear 2

town ‑ (de) plaats click to hear ‑>>

trade, commerce ‑ (de) handel click to hear 2 ‑>>

trade, profession, subject ‑ (het) vak click to hear 2

traffic ‑ (het) verkeer click to hear ‑>> 2

traffic light ‑ (het) stoplicht click to hear 2 ‑>>

tragedy ‑ (de) tragedie click to hear 2 3

train ‑ (de) trein click to hear ‑>>

train engineer, train driver ‑ (de) machinist click to hear 2 ‑>>

translation ‑ (de) vertaling click to hear 2 ‑>>
translator ‑ (de) vertaler click to hear 2

transmission ‑ (de) versnelling click to hear 2 ‑>>
automatic car transmission ‑ (de) automaat click to hear 3

transportation ‑ (het) vervoer click to hear ‑>>

trap ‑ (de) val click to hear ‑>>

trash, garbage to throw out ‑ (het) vuilnis click to hear
trash, waste, garbage to throw out ‑ (het) afval click to hear 2

trash, messy stuff ‑ (de) rommel click to hear
‑ (de) rotzooi click to hear 2

to travel ‑ reizen click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

traveling salesman, 'drummer' ‑ (de) vertegenwoordiger click to hear 2

tray ‑ (het) dienblad click to hear

tree ‑ (de) boom click to hear ‑>>
plural: bomen click to hear

tribe ‑ (de) stam click to hear

trick, ruse ‑ (de) list click to hear 2

trip, journey ‑ (de) reis click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: reizen click to hear 2 3

trivial, very simple ‑ triviaal click to hear 2

trouble, bother ‑ (de) last click to hear 2 ‑>>

trousers, pants ‑ (de) broek click to hear 2 ‑>>

truck ‑ (de) vrachtwagen click to hear ‑>>
‑ (de) truck

trunk (of a tree) ‑ (de) stam click to hear ‑>>

trust, belief, confidence ‑ (het) vertrouwen click to hear 2 ‑>>

true ‑ waar click to hear (ware click to hear) ‑>>

truth ‑ (de) waarheid click to hear 2 ‑>>

to try, to attempt ‑ proberen click to hear ‑>>

tube, pipe ‑ (de) pijp click to hear

tube ‑ (de) binnenband click to hear ['inner tire'] ‑>>

Tuesday ‑ dinsdag click to hear ‑>> 2

tulip ‑ (de) tulp click to hear ‑>>
tulpen click to hear 2

tune ‑ (het) deuntje click to hear ‑>>

tuning ‑ (de) stemming click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

tunnel ‑ (de) tunnel click to hear 2 3 4 ‑>>
small tunnel ‑ (het) tunneltje click to hear

turn, twist, spin ‑ (de) draai click to hear ‑>>
to turn ‑ draaien click to hear

to turn around ‑ omdraaien click to hear 2 3
‑ omkeren click to hear
turn (around) ‑ (de) keer click to hear ‑>>

'turn' in a game or in a line ‑ (de) beurt click to hear ‑>>

to turn off ‑ uitdoen click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

to turn on ‑ aandoen click to hear 2 ‑>>

to turn out (as), come to light ‑ blijken click to hear ‑>>

turnover, total volume of business ‑ (de) omzet click to hear ‑>>

turtle, tortoise ‑ (de) schildpad click to hear ‑>>

TV ‑ (de) TV click to hear
(de) televisie click to hear ‑>> 2
watching TV ‑ TV kijken click to hear 2 ‑>>

TV news ‑ (het) journaal click to hear ‑>>


ugly ‑ lelijk click to hear 2 (lelijk / lelijke click to hear 2) ‑>>

umbrella ‑ (de) paraplu click to hear ‑>>

uncle ‑ (de) oom click to hear ‑>>

under, below ‑ onder click to hear ‑>>

to undergo, be subjected to ‑ ondergaan (onderGAAN) click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

to understand (know the how or why) ‑ begrijpen click to hear ‑>>

to understand (hear what is said) ‑ verstaan click to hear 2 ‑>>

understanding, sympathy ‑ (het) begrip click to hear 2

underwear ‑ (het) ondergoed click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

uniform ‑ (het) uniform click to hear
uniform ‑ uniform click to hear

union ‑ (de) unie click to hear

labor union ‑ (de) vakbond click to hear ‑>>

unique, one of a kind ‑ uniek click to hear 2 ‑>>

unit ‑ (de) eenheid click to hear

unity ‑ (de) eenheid click to hear
cooperation ‑ (de) samenwerking click to hear

unknown, unidentified ‑ onbekend click to hear 2 ‑>>

unlikely ‑ onwaarschijnlijk click to hear 2 ‑>>

unpleasant ‑ vervelend click to hear ‑>>

the untranslatable 'gezellig': pleasant, nice, enjoyable, gregarious, cosy ‑ gezellig click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

up (direction) ‑ omhoog click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

up until now, as yet, not yet ‑ tot nog toe click to hear 2 ‑>>

upstairs ‑ boven click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

urgent, urgently ‑ dringend click to hear 2 ‑>>
to push, press forward ‑ dringen click to hear

us ‑ ons click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

usually, most of the time ‑ meestal click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

use, being used ‑ (het) gebruik click to hear 2

use, usefulness (value) ‑ (het) nut click to hear
‑ (de) zin click to hear ‑>>

useful ‑ nuttig click to hear


vacuum ‑ (het) vacuüm click to hear 2
void, emptiness, vacuum ‑ (de) leegte click to hear 2 3 4

vacuum cleaner ‑ (de) stofzuiger click to hear 2 ‑>>

vain ‑ ijdel click to hear 2 3 (ijdele click to hear 2)
‑ verwaand click to hear 2

vain, useless ‑ zinloos click to hear 2

in vain ‑ tevergeefs click to hear 2 3

value, worth ‑ (de) waarde click to hear ‑>>
worth, 'having a value' ‑ waard click to hear ‑>>

valuable, useful, important ‑ waardevol click to hear 2
valuable, expensive ‑ kostbaar click to hear 2

vase ‑ (de) vaas click to hear ‑>> 2
plural: vazen click to hear

vegetable(s) ‑ (de) groente click to hear ‑>>
greengrocer, vegetables and fruits shop ‑ (de) groenteboer click to hear 2 ‑>>

vegetables with mashed potatoes mix ‑ (de) stamppot click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

vegetarian (food) ‑ vegetarisch click to hear 2 ‑>>
vegetarian (person) ‑ (de) vegetariër click to hear

veil ‑ (de) sluier click to hear

vending machine ‑ (de) automaat click to hear 2 3
fast food vending machines place ‑ automatiek click to hear 2

verb ‑ (het) werkwoord click to hear ['work-word'] ‑>> 2 3

verb tense ‑ (de) tijd click to hear ‑>>

very ‑ erg click to hear ‑>>

very ‑ heel click to hear ‑>> 2
‑ (zeer click to hear 2) ‑>>

via, by way of ‑ via click to hear ‑>>

victory ‑ (de) overwinning click to hear ‑>>

view, viewpoint, position ‑ (het) standpunt click to hear ‑>>

village ‑ (het) dorp click to hear ‑>>

violence ‑ (het) geweld click to hear
violent ‑ gewelddadig click to hear

violent, fierce, emotional, vehement ‑ heftig click to hear 2 3 (heftige click to hear 2 3)

violin ‑ (de) viool click to hear ‑>>

virtue ‑ (de) deugd click to hear

visitor, visitors ‑ (het) bezoek click to hear 2 ‑>>

voice ‑ (de) stem click to hear ‑>> 2

void, emptiness, vacuum ‑ (de) leegte click to hear 2 3 4

volunteer ‑ (de) vrijwilliger click to hear 2
voluntary ‑ vrijwillig click to hear

to vomit, throw up ‑ overgeven click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ braken click to hear 2 3 ‑>>
vomit ‑ (het) braaksel click to hear 2

vote ‑ (de) stem click to hear ‑>>

voting, vote ‑ (de) stemming click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

vowel ‑ (de) klinker click to hear ‑>> 2
plural: klinkers click to hear

vulgar, unrefined, coarse, rude ‑ plat click to hear 2 (platte click to hear 2 3)

vulgar, 'common' ‑ ordinair (French) click to hear 2

vulnerable ‑ kwetsbaar click to hear 2


River Waal (a river in The Netherlands) ‑ de Waal click to hear ‑>> 2

wages ‑ (het) loon click to hear 2 ‑>>

wagon, cart, car, carriage ‑ (de) wagen click to hear ‑>>

waist ‑ (de) taille (French) click to hear 2
(het) middel click to hear 2

to wait ‑ wachten click to hear ‑>> 2

to wake up (someone) ‑ wakker maken click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

to wake up, 'become awake' ‑ wakker worden click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

to walk ‑ lopen click to hear ‑>>

to walk leisurely, stroll, hike ‑ wandelen click to hear ‑>>
walk, stroll, hike ‑ (de) wandeling click to hear

wall ‑ (de) muur click to hear ‑>>

wall-to-wall carpeting ‑ (de) vaste vloerbedekking click to hear ‑>>

wallet ‑ (de) portefeuille (French) click to hear ‑>>

to want, wish, desire, would like to ‑ willen click to hear 2 ‑>> 2

war ‑ (de) oorlog click to hear ‑>>

warm, hot ‑ warm click to hear ‑>>

warning ‑ (de) waarschuwing click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

to wash; to do laundry ‑ wassen click to hear 2 ‑>>

to wash up, to wash yourself ‑ zich wassen click to hear 2 ‑>>
wash stand ‑ (de) wastafel click to hear ‑>>

washing machine, washer ‑ (de) wasmachine click to hear 2 ‑>>

waste, garbage ‑ (de/het) vuilnis click to hear

waste, residue ‑ (het) afval click to hear 2

to waste, squander ‑ verspillen click to hear
waste, squandering ‑ (de) verspilling click to hear

wastebasket ‑ (de) prullenbak click to hear 2 ‑>>

watch ‑ (het) horloge (French) click to hear ‑>>

to watch, look at ‑ kijken naar click to hear 2 3 ‑>>

water ‑ (het) water click to hear 2 ‑>> 2 3
water vapor ‑ (de) waterdamp click to hear

water kettle ‑ (de) fluitketel click to hear ‑>>

watering can ‑ (de) gieter click to hear ‑>>

wave ‑ (de) golf click to hear 2 ‑>>
plural: golven click to hear 2

to wave ‑ wuiven click to hear 2

wax ‑ (de) was click to hear

way, road, track ‑ (de) weg click to hear ‑>>

way, method, manner of doing ‑ (de) manier click to hear 2 ‑>>
‑ (de) wijze click to hear 2

we ‑ we click to hear ‑>> 2
‑ wij click to hear 2 ‑>> 2
we had ‑ wij hadden click to hear 2 3 4 to have
we were ‑ wij waren click to hear to be

weak ‑ zwak click to hear 2 (zwak / zwakke click to hear 2 3)
weakness, frailty // vulnerability ‑ (de) zwakte click to hear