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wage {n} (money paid to a worker)  :: løn
wail {n} (loud cry or shriek)  :: hyl {n}, jammer {c}, klageråb {n}
wail {v}  :: klage; jamre;
waist {n} (a part of a piece of clothing that covers the waist)  :: talje {c}
waist {n} (part of the body between the pelvis and the stomach)  :: talje {c}
waist {n} (the narrow connection between the thorax and abdomen in certain insects)  :: hvepsetalje {c}
waistcoat {n} (a sleeveless, collarless garment)  :: vest {c}
waistline {n} (line around the body at the waist; its measurement)  :: talje {c}, taljemål {n}
waistline {n} (narrowest part of a garment)  :: talje {c}
wait {v} (delay until some event)  :: vente
waiter {n} (a server in a restaurant or similar)  :: tjener
waiting list {n} (ordered list of people waiting to obtain a good or service)  :: venteliste {c}
waitress {n} (female waiter)  :: servitrice {c}
wake {v} (to make somebody stop sleeping)  :: vække
wake {v} (to stop sleeping)  :: vågne
wake up {v} (to (become) awake)  :: vågn op, vågne
Waldemar {prop} (male given name)  :: Valdemar
Wales {prop} (a constituent nation of the UK)  :: Wales
walk {n} (distance walked)  :: gåtur {c}, vandretur {c} [a longer distance]
walk {n} (maintained place on which to walk)  :: fodsti {c}
walk {n} (manner of walking)  :: gang {c}, gangart {c}
walk {n} (trip made by walking)  :: gåtur {c}, vandretur {c} [a longer distance]
walk {v} (law: colloquial: to go free)  :: gå fri
walk {v} (move on the feet)  ::
walk {v} (to take for a walk)  :: gå tur med
walk {v} (to travel a distance by walking)  :: , vandre [long distances]
walkie-talkie {n} (portable radio)  :: walkie-talkie {c}
walkman {n} (any personal cassette player)  :: walkman {c}
wall {n} (anatomy, zoology, botany usage)  :: væg {c}
wall {n} (Lasiommata megera)  :: vejrandøje {c}
wall {n} (permanent, substantial side or division in a building)  :: væg {c}
wall {n} (structure built for defense surrounding or separating an area)  :: mur {c}
wallet {n} (case for keeping money)  :: tegnebog {c}
wallflower {n} (several short-lived herbs or shrubs of the Erysimum)  :: hjørneklap {c}
Wallis and Futuna {prop} (an overseas territory of France in Oceania)  :: Wallis og Futunaøerne
Wallonia {prop} (a region)  :: Vallonien
wallpaper {n} (decorative paper for walls)  :: tapet {n}
walls have ears {proverb} (walls have ears)  :: væggene har ører
walnut {n} (nut)  :: valnød {c}
walnut {n} (tree)  :: valnøddetræ {n}, valnød {c}
walnut {n} (wood)  :: valnøddetræ {n}
Walpurgis night {n} (Walpurgis Night)  :: Valborgsaften
walrus {n} (large Arctic marine mammal)  :: hvalros {c}
wander {v}  :: strejfe om
waning moon {n}  :: aftagende måne
want {v} (desire)  :: ville, kræve
war {n} (conflict involving organized use of arms)  :: krig {n}
warbler {n} (bird of the Parulidae family)  :: sanger {c}, skovsanger {c}
wardrobe {n} (cabinet in which clothes may be stored)  :: garderobe {c}, garderobeskab {n}, klædeskab {n}
wardrobe {n} (collection of clothing)  :: garderobe {c}
wardrobe {n} (department in theater)  :: garderobe {c}
wardrobe malfunction {n} ((euphemism) an accidental instance of indecent exposure)  :: funktionsfejl i garderoben
warehouse {n} (A place for storing large amounts of products)  :: lager {n}
warm {adj} (being something that causes warmth)  :: varm
warm {adj} (caring, of relation to another person)  :: varm
warm {adj} (having a temperature slightly higher than usual)  :: varm, lun
warm {v} (to increasingly favour)  :: blive interesseret i
warm {v} (to make or keep warm)  :: varme, opvarme, holde varm
warn {v} (to make someone aware of impending danger)  :: advare
Warner {prop} (male given name of Germanic origin)  :: Verner
warning {interj} (warning of danger in signs)  :: advarsel
warning {n} (instance of warning someone)  :: advarsel {c}
warning {n} (something spoken or written that is intended to warn)  :: advarsel {c}
warranty {n} (legal: engagement or undertaking that a certain fact is as promised)  :: garanti {c}
warrior {n} (person actively engaged in battle, conflict or warfare)  :: kriger {c}
Warsaw {prop} (Capital city of Poland)  :: Warszawa
warship {n} (type of watercraft)  :: krigsskib {n}
wart {n} (type of growth occurring on the skin)  :: vorte {c}
warthog {n} (a species of wild pig)  :: vortesvinet {n}
wartime {n} (period containing war)  :: krigstid {c}
wary {adj} (cautious of danger; timorously or suspiciously prudent; circumspect; scrupulous)  :: varsom, forsigtig, på vagt
wasabi {n} (green Japanese condiment)  :: wasabi
wash {v} (to clean with water)  :: vaske
washcloth {n} (cloth used to wash)  :: vaskeklud {c}
washing machine {n} (machine that washes clothes)  :: vaskemaskine {c}
Washington, D.C. {prop} (federal capital of the United States of America)  :: Washington, Washington D.C.
wash-leather {n} (leather that has been treated so as to be very absorbent)  :: vaskeskind {n}
wasp {n} (insect)  :: hveps {c}, gedehams {c}
waspish {adj} (spiteful or irascible)  :: giftig, hvas, skarp
wasteland {n} (barren and uninteresting place)  :: ødemark
wastewater {n} (water containing waste products)  :: spildevand {n}
watch {n} (particular time period)  :: vagt
watch {n} (person or group of people who guard)  :: vagt
watch {n} (portable or wearable timepiece)  :: armbåndsur {n}
watch {v} (to attend or guard)  :: se efter, holde øje med
watch {v} (to be wary)  :: holde øje med, vogte på
watch {v} (to look at for a period of time)  :: se på, holde øje med
watch {v} (to observe)  :: iagttage, holde øje med
watchlist {n} (list for special attention)  :: overvågningsliste
watchmaker {n} (person who repairs watches)  :: urmager {c}
water {n} (clear liquid H₂O)  :: vand
water {n} (spa water)  :: spabad
water {n} (urine)  :: tis
waterbed {n} (bed with a mattress filled with water)  :: vandseng {c}
water closet {n} (flush toilet)  :: toilet {n}, wc {n}
water closet {n} (room containing a (flush) toilet)  :: toilet {n}
watercolour {n} (genre)  :: akvarel {c}
watercolour {n} (painting)  :: akvarel {c}
watercolour {n} (pigment)  :: akvarel {c}, akvarelfarve {c}, vandfarve {c}
watercress {n} (Nasturtium officinale)  :: tykskulpet Brøndkarse
water dog {n} (water dog)  :: vandhund {c}
waterfall {n} (flow of water over the edge of a cliff)  :: vandfald {n}
watering can {n} (utensil for watering plants)  :: vandkande {c}
watermark {n} (translucent design impressed on paper)  :: vandmærke {n}
watermelon {n} (fruit)  :: vandmelon
water meter {n} (device for measuring water volume usage)  :: vandmåler {c}
watermill {n} (mill powered by water)  :: vandmølle {c}
water pipe {n} (water conduit)  :: vandrør {n}
water pollution {n} (water pollution)  :: vandforurening {c}
waterproof {adj} (made or covered with material that doesn't let water in)  :: vandtæt, imprægneret
waterproof {adj} (unaffected by water)  :: vandfast
waterproof {v} (to make waterproof or water-resistant)  :: imprægnere
water rail {n} (Rallus aquaticus)  :: vandrikse {c}
water-soluble {adj} (dissolving easily in water)  :: vandopløselig
water strider {n} (any of a number of predatory insects in the family Gerridae)  :: skøjteløber {c}, vandløber {c}
watt {n} (derived unit of power)  :: watt {n}
wave {n} (moving disturbance, undulation)  :: bølge {c}
wave {v} (to move back and forth repeatedly)  :: vifte, vaje
wave {v} (to wave one’s hand)  :: vinke
wavelength {n} (the length of a single cycle of a wave)  :: bølgelængde {c}
wave power {n} (transport and harnessing of energy by ocean surface waves)  :: bølgeenergi {c}
wax {n} (oily, water-resistant substance)  :: voks {c}
wax {v} (apply wax to)  :: vokse
wax {v} (literary: grow)  :: vokse {c}
waxing moon {n}  :: tiltagende måne
waxwing {n} (songbird of genus Bombycilla)  :: silkehale
way {n} (method)  :: måde {c}, facon {c}
way {n} (wide path)  :: vej {c}
we {pron} (the speakers, or the speaker(s) and other person(s) not being addressed (exclusive we: he or she or they and I))  :: vi
weakling {n} (person of weak or even sickly physical constitution)  :: svækling {c}
weakling {n}  :: svækling {c}
wealth {n} (great amount; an abundance or plenty, usually of money)  :: rigdom, velstand, formue
wealth {n} (riches; valuable material possessions)  :: rigdom
weapon {n} (instrument of attack or defense in combat)  :: våben {n}
weapon of mass destruction {n} (weapon designed to kill or injure many civilians)  :: masseødelæggelsesvåben
wear {v} (to have on (clothes))  :: have
weasel {n} (least weasel, Mustela nivalis)  :: brud {c}
weather {n} (nautical: windward side of a ship)  :: luv {c}
weather {n} (state of the atmosphere)  :: vejr {n}
weathercock {n} (weather vane)  :: vejrhane {c}
weather vane {n} (a device showing the direction of the wind)  :: vindfløj {c}, vejrhane {c}
weave {v} (to form something by passing strands of material over and under one another)  :: væve
weave {v} (to spin a cocoon or a web)  :: spinde
web browser {n} (a computer program used to navigate the World Wide Web)  :: browser, webbrowser
webcam {n} (video camera viewed over a network)  :: webkamera {n}
web colors {n} (complete palette of colors that are displayed on the web and on the computer)  :: Web-sikre farver
web site {n} (a collection of pages on the World Wide Web)  :: websted, hjemmeside, website {n} {c}
wedding {n} (marriage ceremony)  :: bryllup {n}, vielse
wedding cake {n} (cake used as part of a wedding ceremony)  :: bryllupskage {c}
wedding dress {n} (the clothing worn by a bride during a wedding ceremony)  :: brudekjole {c}
wedding ring {n} (a ring symbolizing marriage)  :: vielsesring {c}
wedge {n} (simple machine)  :: kile
Wednesday {n} (day of the week)  :: onsdag {c}
weed {n} (duckweed)  :: andemad {c}
weed {n} (slang: marijuana)  :: hash, tjald {n}
weed {n} (unwanted plant)  :: ukrudt
week {n} (period of seven days)  :: uge {c}
weekday {n} (weekday)  :: almindelig ugedag
weekend {n} (break in the working week)  :: weekend {c}
weep {v} (to cry, shed tears)  :: græde
wee-wee {n} (childish: male or female genitalia)  :: tissemand {c} [male]
Wehrmacht {prop} (German armed forces from 1935 to 1945)  :: værnemagt
weigh {v} (to have a certain weight)  :: veje
weighing {adj} (Weighing)  :: vejning
weight {n} (physics: mass)  :: vægt {c}, masse {c}
weighted mean {n} (average calculated after biasing values)  :: vejet gennemsnit
Weimar Republic {prop} (Germany between 1919 and 1933)  :: Weimarrepublikken
weird {adj} (having an unusually strange character or behaviour)  :: mærkelig, besynderlig, ejendommelig
welcome {adj} (whose arrival is a cause of joy)  :: velkommen
welcome {interj} (greeting given upon someone's arrival)  :: velkommen!
welcome {n} (act of greeting someone's arrival)  :: byde velkommen
welcome {v} (affirm or greet the arrival of someone)  :: byde velkommen
welder {n} (item of equipment)  :: svejseapparat {n}, svejsemaskine {c}
welder {n} (one who welds)  :: svejser {c}
welfare {n} (aid, provided by a government, etc.)  :: forsorg {c}
welfare {n} (health, safety, well-being, happiness and prosperity)  :: lykke {c}, velfærd {c}
welfare state {n} (a social system in which the state takes overall responsibility for the welfare of its citizens)  :: velfærdssamfund {n}, velfærdsstat {c}
welfare state {n} (a state or nation in which such a system operates)  :: velfærdsstat {c}
well {interj} (used to introduce a statement that may be contrary to expectations)  :: tja
well {n} (hole sunk into the ground)  :: brønd {c}
well-groomed {adj} (neat and well-dressed)  :: nydelig
well, I never {interj} (exclamation of great surprise)  :: Nu har jeg aldrig!
Wellington {prop} (capital of New Zealand)  :: Wellington
well-kept {adj} (well-kept secret)  :: velbevaret
well-known {adj} (familiar, widely known)  :: velkendt
well-preserved {adj} (healthy and ageing gracefully)  :: velbevaret
well-preserved {adj} (old object in good condition)  :: velbevaret
Welsh {prop} (collectively, people of Wales)  :: waliserne
Welsh {prop} (language)  :: walisisk
Wendy house {n} (toy house for children to play in)  :: legehus {n}
werewolf {n} (wolflike human)  :: varulv
west {n} (compass point)  :: vest
West Bank {prop} (territory)  :: Vestbredden
western {adj} (pertaining to the west)  :: vestlig
Western Europe {prop} (Western Europe)  :: Vesteuropa {c}
Western Sahara {prop} (a territory in northern Africa)  :: Vestsahara
west-northwest {n} (compass point)  :: vestnordvest
west-southwest {n} (compass point)  :: vestsydvest
wet {adj} (of an object: covered with or impregnated with liquid)  :: våd
wether {n} (castrated buck goat)  :: bede {c}
wether {n} (castrated ram)  :: bede {c}
wet nurse {n} (woman hired to suckle another woman's child)  :: amme {c}
whale {n} (large sea mammal)  :: hval {c}
wharf {n}  :: brygge {c}
what {pron} (interrogative pronoun)  :: hvad
what are you doing {phrase} (what are you doing)  :: hvad gør du?
whatchamacallit {n} (an object of unknown name)  :: dingenot {c}, dimsedut {c}, dippedut {c}
whatever {determiner} (anything)  :: hvad end, alt hvad, hvad som helst
whatever {determiner} (no matter which; for any)  :: uanset
whatever {pron} (anything)  :: hvad som helst, (det er) ligegyldigt
what goes around comes around {proverb} (actions have consequences)  :: hvad et menneske sår skal han høste [whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he also reap], som man råber i skoven får man svar [if one makes rude remarks one must expect a rude reply], man ligger som man sår
what is that {phrase} (what is that?)  :: hvad er det?
what is your name {phrase} (what is your name?)  :: hvad hedder du? [formal], hvad hedder De? [rare, very formal]
what's on your mind {phrase} (what is bothering you?)  :: hvad har du på hjerte?
what's up {phrase} (informal, How are you?)  :: hvad så?
what's your name {phrase} (what's your name?)  :: hvad hedder du
what the hell {phrase} (an intensive form of what)  :: hvad helvede
what the hell {phrase} (why not?)  :: hvad fanden
what time is it {phrase} (what is the time of day?)  :: hvad er klokken?
wheat {n} (grain)  :: hvede
wheat flour {n}  :: hvedemel {n}
wheel {n} (a circular device facilitating movement or transportation)  :: hjul {n}
wheelbarrow {n} (a small cart)  :: trillebør {c}
wheelchair {n} (a chair mounted on large wheels for the transportation or use of a sick or disabled person)  :: rullestol {c}, kørestol {c}
Wheel of Fortune {prop} (television game show)  :: Lykkehjulet
wheeze {n} (piping or whistling sound caused by difficult respiration)  :: hvæs {n}
wheeze {v} (breathe hard)  :: hvæse
whelk {n} (an edible sea snail)  :: konk {c}
whelp {n} (young of a mammal)  :: hvalp {c}
when {adv} (direct question)  :: hvornår
when {conj} (as soon as)  :: når
when {conj} (at a time in the past)  :: da
when {conj} (at such time as)  :: når
when {conj} (at what time)  :: hvornår
when {n} (the time)  :: hvornår
when {pron} (what time; which time)  :: hvornår
whence {adv} (from where; from which place or source)  :: hvorfra, hvoraf, hveden
whence {conj}  :: hvorfra; hvorfra, hvoraf
whenever {adv} (at whatever time)  :: når som helst
whenever {adv} ((colloquial) when)  :: når
whenever {adv} (every time)  :: hver gang
when in Rome, do as the Romans do {proverb} (behave as those around do)  :: skik følge eller land fly, man må hyle med de ulve man er iblandt
when the cat's away the mice will play {proverb} (in the absence of a controlling entity, subordinates will take advantage of circumstances)  :: når katten er ude, spiller musene på bordet
where {adv} (at what place; to what place; from what place)  :: hvor
where {adv} (in what situation)  :: hvor
where {conj} (at or in which place)  :: hvor
where {conj} (legal: in the situation in which)  :: hvor
where {conj} (to which place or situation)  :: hvor
where {pron} (the place in which)  :: hvor
where are we {phrase} (where are we)  :: hvor er vi?
where are you from {phrase} (in which country or region were you born or raised)  :: hvor er du fra?, hvor kommer du fra?
whereas {conj} (but in contrast; whilst on the contrary…)  :: hvorimod
whereas {conj} (it being the case that…)  :: eftersom
where can I find a hotel {phrase} (where can I find a hotel?)  :: hvor kan jeg finde et hotel?
where does this bus go {phrase} (where does this bus go?)  :: hvor kører denne bus hen?
where does this train go {phrase} (where does this train go?)  :: hvor kører dette tog hen?
where do you live {phrase} (where do you live?)  :: hvor bor du?
wherefore {conj} (because of which)  :: hvorfor
where is the toilet {phrase} (where is the toilet?)  :: hvor er toilettet?
whereupon {conj} (after which)  :: hvorefter, hvorpå
wherever {adv} (emphatic form of "where")  :: hvor, hvor i alverden
wherever {conj}  :: hvor end, hvor som helst, overalt hvor, hvorhen end
wherever {conj} (in all places, everywhere)  :: hvor
wherever {conj} (in any place, anywhere)  :: hvor, hvor end
whether {conj} (introducing adverbial clause; no matter whether or not)  :: om
whey {n} (liquid remaining after milk has been curdled)  :: valle
while {conj} (during the same time that)  :: mens, medens
whimbrel {n} (a large wading bird, Numenius phaeopus)  :: lille regnspove
whine {n} (a long-drawn, high-pitched complaining cry or sound)  :: hvin {n}
whine {v} (to utter a whine)  :: hvine
whip {n} (rod or rope)  :: pisk {c}
whip {v} (by extension, to hit with any flexible object)  :: piske
whip {v} (to hit with a whip)  :: piske
whip {v} (to mix food in a rapid aerating fashion)  :: piske
whipped cream {n} (thick cream that has had air incorporated into it by rapid beating)  :: piskefløde
whisk {n} (bunch of twigs or hair etc, used as a brush)  :: dusk {c}, visk {c}
whisk {n} (kitchen utensil)  :: piskeris {n}
whisk {v} (in cooking, to whip e.g. eggs or cream)  :: piske
whisker {n} ((colloquial) very small distance between two things)  :: hårsbredde
whisker {n} (long projecting hair at the sides of the mouth of a cat)  :: knurhår
whiskey {n} (alcoholic drink)  :: whisky {c}
whisper {n} (act of speaking in a quiet voice)  :: hvisken {c}
whisper {v} (to talk in a quiet voice)  :: hviske
whistle {n} (device used to make a whistling sound)  :: fløjte {c}
whistle {n} (sound made by whistling)  :: fløjt {n}
whistle {n} (sound similar to the sound made by whistling)  :: fløjt {n}
whistle {v} (to move is such a way as to make a whistling sound)  :: hvisle
whistle {v} (to produce a whistling sound)  :: fløjte, hvisle
white {adj} (bright and colourless)  :: hvid
white {n} (Caucasian person)  :: hvid
white {n} (color/colour)  :: hvid
white-bearded antshrike {n} (passerine bird)  :: stribet Myretornskade
white-billed diver {n} (Gavia adamsii)  :: hvidnæbbet lom
white cabbage {n} (Brassica oleracea var. capitata f. alba)  :: hvidkål {c}
white dwarf {n} (white dwarf star)  :: hvid dværg
White House {prop} (The official residence of the President of the United States of America)  :: Det hvide hus
white matter {n} (region of the central nervous system)  :: hvid substans
whitener {n} (powder added to tea or coffee in place of milk)  :: pulverfløde
white rice {n} (rice with the hull polished off)  :: hvide ris
White Russia {prop} (literal name of Belarus)  :: Hviderusland
White Sea {prop} (a sea to the northwest of Russia)  :: Hvidehavet {n}
white stork {n} (large wading bird, Ciconia ciconia)  :: hvid stork {c}
white-tailed eagle {n} (Haliaeetus albicilla)  :: havørn {c}
white wagtail {n} (bird in the wagtail family)  :: vipstjert {c}
white wine {n} (light coloured wine)  :: hvidvin {c}
whither {adv} (to which place)  :: hvorhen
whitish {adj} (somewhat white)  :: hvidlig
Whitsunday {n} (the Sunday of the feast of Pentecost)  :: pinsedag {c}
who {pron} (who? (interrogative pronoun))  :: hvem
who {pron} (who (relative pronoun))  :: som
whoever {pron} (whatever person or persons)  :: hvem i alverden, hvem der end, enhver som
whole {adj} (entire)  :: hel
whole {n} (something complete)  :: hele {n}, helhed {c}
whom {pron} (relative pronoun)  :: hvem, hvilken
whom {pron} (what person; object of a verb (accusative))  :: hvem
whom {pron} (what person or people, object of a preposition (dative))  :: hvem
whooper swan {n} (the species of swan Cygnus cygnus)  :: sangsvane
whooping cough {n} (a contagious disease)  :: kighoste {c}
whore {n} (prostitute)  :: luder {c}, prostitueret {c}, hore {c}, [dated] skøge
whose {pron} (of which (relative))  :: hvis
whose {pron} (of whom (interrogative))  :: hvis
whose {pron} (of whom (relative))  :: hvis
why {adv} (for what reason)  :: hvorfor
why {adv}  :: hvorfor
wick {n} (the porous cord that draws up liquid fuel for burning)  :: væge
wide {adj} (having a large physical extent from side to side)  :: bred, vid
widow {n} (a woman whose husband has died)  :: enke {c}
widower {n} (a man whose wife has died and who has not remarried)  :: enkemand {c}
wife {n} (married woman)  :: hustru {c}, kone {c}, frue {c}
wig {n} (head of artificial hair)  :: paryk {c}
wigeon {n} (a kind of duck)  :: brunnakke {c}, pibeand {c}
wight {n} (a living creature, a human being)  :: væsen {n}, menneske {n}, vætte {c}
wiki {n} (collaborative website)  :: wiki {c}
wikify {v} (to adapt (text) to a wiki, see also: wiki, see also: -ify)  :: wikifere
wikiholic {n} (person who devotes lots of time to a wiki-based project)  :: wikiholiker
Wikipedia {prop} (online encyclopedia)  :: Wikipedia
Wiktionary {prop} (the project overall or one of its component parts written in a certain language)  :: Wikiordbog {c}, Wiktionary
wild {adj} (not domesticated or tamed)  :: vild
wild {adj} (raucous, unruly, and savage)  :: vild
wild boar {n} (Sus scrofa)  :: vildsvin {c}
wildcat {n} (unauthorized industrial action)  :: vildkat
wild goose {n} (species of wildlife goose)  :: grågås
wild strawberry {n} (The wood strawberry, Fragaria vesca.)  :: skovjordbær {n} {c}
wild turkey {n} (Meleagris gallopavo)  :: kalkun
Wilhelmina {prop} (female form of William)  :: Vilhelmine
will {n} (intent or volition)  :: vilje {c}
will {n} (legal document)  :: testamente {n}
William {prop} (male given name)  :: Vilhelm
willow {n} (tree)  :: pil {c}, piletræ {n}
willow grouse {n} (Lagopus lagopus)  :: dalrype
willpower {n} (strength of will)  :: viljekraft {c}, viljestyrke {c}
wilt {v} (to droop)  :: visne
wily {adj} (sly, cunning)  :: snu
wind {n} (flatus)  :: fjert {c}, prut {c}, vind {c}
wind {n} (movement of air)  :: vind {c}, luftstrøm {c}
wind {v} (blow air through (a wind instrument))  :: blæse
wind {v} (tighten a clockwork mechanism)  :: trække op
wind {v} (turn coils of something around)  :: sno, vikle
wind back {v} (to wind towards the beginning)  :: spole tilbage
wind farm {n} (collection of wind turbines)  :: vindmøllepark
Windhoek {prop} (capital of Namibia)  :: Windhoek
windmill {n} (structure)  :: vindmølle
window {n} (area on a computer screen)  :: vindue {n}
window {n} (opening for light and air)  :: vindue {n}, rude {c}
window {n} (period of time)  :: tidsrum {n}, interval {n}
window cleaner {n} (person)  :: vinduespudser {c}
windowpane {n} (piece of glass filling a window)  :: rude {c}
wind power {n} (power harnessed from the wind)  :: vindenergi
windproof {adj} (providing protection from the wind)  :: vindtæt
windshield {n} (screen located in front of a vehicle to protect from wind and weather)  :: forrude {c}
windshield wiper {n} (device to clear a windshield)  :: vinduesvisker {c}
wind tunnel {n} (test facility)  :: vindtunnel {c}
windward {adj} (towards the wind)  :: luv, luvside, luvart
wine {n} (alcoholic beverage made from grapes)  :: vin {c}
wine {n} (alcoholic beverage made from other fruit or vegetables)  :: vin {c}
wine list {n} (list of wines available at a restaurant or bar)  :: vinliste {c}
wing {n} (part of an aircraft)  :: vinge {c} (aircraft wing) flyvinge {c}
wing {n} (part of an animal)  :: vinge {c}
wink {v} (To blink with only one eye as a message, signal, or suggestion)  :: blinke
winner {n} (one who has won or often wins)  :: vinder
Winnie the Pooh {prop} (the fictional bear)  :: Peter Plys
winter {n} (fourth season, marked by short days and lowest temperatures)  :: vinter
winter solstice {n} (the moment when the hemisphere is most inclined away from the sun)  :: solhverv
wipe {v} (erase a computer disk)  :: slette
wipe {v} (remove surface substance)  :: tørre
wireless {adj} (not having any wires)  :: trådløs
wisdom {n} (ability to apply relevant knowledge in an insightful way)  :: visdom {c}
wisdom {n} (ability to know and apply spiritual truths)  :: visdom {c}
wisdom {n} (ability to make a decision based on the combination of knowledge, experience, and intuitive understanding)  :: visdom {c}
wisdom {n} (discretionary use of knowledge for the greatest good)  :: visdom {c}
wisdom {n} (element of personal character)  :: visdom {c}
wisdom {n} (piece of wise advice)  :: visdom {c}
wisdom tooth {n} (rearmost molar in humans)  :: visdomstand
wisent {n} (The European bison, Bison bonasus)  :: visent, europæisk bison
wish {n} (a desire)  :: ønske
wish {v} (to hope for an outcome)  :: ønske
wishful thinking {n} (illusion that what you would like is true)  :: ønsketænkning {c}
wish list {n} (list of desired things)  :: ønskeliste {c}
wishlist {n} (a list of desired things)  :: ønskeseddel
wistful {adj} (full of longing)  :: længselsfuld, vemodig
witch {n} (person who uses magic)  :: heks {c}
witchcraft {n} (the practice of witches)  :: hekseri {n}, heksekunst {c}, trolddom {c}
witch-hunt {n} (campaign to punish dissident persons)  :: heksejagt {c}
witch-hunt {n} (persecution of persons believed to be using magic)  :: heksejagt {c}
with {prep} (in the company of)  :: med
wither {v} ((intransitive) shrivel, droop, dry up)  :: visne
withholding tax {n}  :: kildeskat {c}
within {prep} (spatial enclosure)  :: uden
without {prep} (not having)  :: uden
witness {n} (one who has a personal knowledge of something)  :: vidne {n}
witness {n} (someone called to give evidence in a court)  :: vidne {n}
wittiness {n} (the quality of being witty)  :: vittighed {c}
wizard {n} (person skilled with magic)  :: troldmand {c}
woad {n} (Isatis tinctoria)  :: vajd
wok {n} (large round pan)  :: wok {c}
wolf {n} (animal)  :: ulv {c}
wolfberry {n} (plant)  :: bukketorn
Wolfgang {prop} (male given name)  :: Wolfgang
wolverine {n} (Gulo gulo)  :: jærv {c}
woman {n} (adult female human being)  :: kvinde {c}
womb {n} (uterus)  :: livmoder {c}
wonder {n} (informal: thought)  :: fundere, spekulere, tænke
wonder {n} (someone very talented at something, a genius)  :: vidunder-
wonder {n} (something astonishing and seemingly inexplicable)  :: under {n}, vidunder {n}
wonder {n} (something that causes amazement or awe, a marvel)  :: vidunder {n}, under {n}, mirakel {n}
wonderful {adj} (excellent, extremely impressive)  :: vidunderlig {c}
wont {n} (habitual way of doing things)  :: vane
woo {v} (to endeavor to gain someone's affection)  :: kurtisere
wood anemone {n} (Anemone nemorosa)  :: hvid anemone {c}
woodland {n} (land covered with woody vegetation)  :: træbevoksning
woodlouse {n} (any species of suborder Oniscidea)  :: bænkebider {c}
woodpecker {n} (bird in Picinae)  :: spætte
woodruff {n} (herb)  :: skovmærke
wood sorrel {n} (any of several other species of the genus Oxalis)  :: surkløver {c}
wood sorrel {n} (a white-flowered woodland plant, Oxalis acetosella)  :: skovsyre {c}
woodwind {n} (musical instrument)  :: træblæser
woodwind instrument {n} (musical instrument)  :: træblæser
woof {n} (sound of a dog)  :: vov, vuf
word {n} (unit of language)  :: ord {n}
word for word {adv} (in exactly the same words)  :: ord for ord, ord til andet
work {n} (effort expended on a particular task)  :: arbejde {n}
work {n} (fortification)  :: værk {n}, forsvarsværk {n}
work {n} (labour, employment, occupation, job)  :: arbejde {n}
work {n} (literary, artistic, or intellectual production)  :: værk {n}
work {n} (measure of energy expended in moving an object)  :: arbejde {n}
work {n} (place where one is employed)  :: arbejde {n}, arbejdsplads {c}
work {v} (behave in a certain way when handled.)  :: virke, fungere
work {v} (cause to ferment)  :: gære
work {v} (cause to happen)  :: udvirke, få til at ske
work {v} (cause to work)  :: sætte i arbejde, få til at arbejde
work {v} (effect by gradual degrees Template:qualifier, see also: intransitive)  :: arbejde
work {v} (effect by gradual degrees (transitive))  :: bane sig vej, arbejde sig
work {v} (embroider with thread)  :: brodere
work {v} (exhaust)  :: udnytte
work {v} (function correctly)  :: virke
work {v} (influence)  :: bearbejde
work {v} (move in an agitated manner)  ::
work {v} (operate in a certain place, area, or specialty.)  :: drive (e.g. a bar), arbejde (e.g. artist's use of material)
work {v} (provoke or excite)  :: bearbejde
work {v} (set into action)  :: betjene, anvende
work {v} (shape, form, or improve a material)  :: bearbejde, forarbejde
work {v} (to do a specific task)  :: arbejde
work {v} (use or manipulate)  :: udnytte
worker {n} (person)  :: arbejder
workers of the world, unite {phrase} (workers of the world, unite)  :: proletarer i alle lande, foren jer!
work permit {n} (authorization to work in a foreign country)  :: arbejdstilladelse {c}
workplace {n} (place where someone works)  :: arbejdsplads {c}
world {n} (human collective existence)  :: menneskehed {c}
world {n} (individual or group perspective or social setting)  :: verden {c}
world {n} (inhabited planet)  :: verden {c}
world {n} (the earth)  :: verden {c}
world champion {n} (winner of world cup or world championship)  :: verdensmester {c}
world record {n} (the world's best score or time)  :: verdensrekord {c}
world's oldest profession {n} (a euphemism for prostitution)  :: verdens ældste erhverv
worldview {n} (personal view of the world)  :: verdensanskuelse
world war {n} (a war involving the major nations of the world)  :: verdenskrig {c}
World War I {prop} (war)  :: første verdenskrig
World War II {prop} (war from 1939 to 1945)  :: Anden Verdenskrig, 2. Verdenskrig
worm {n} (animal)  :: orm {c}
Worms {prop} (a city in Germany)  :: Worms
wormwood {n} (Artemisia absinthium)  :: malurt {c}
worse {adj} (comparative form of bad)  :: værre
worst {adj} (Most inferior)  :: værst
wort {n} (liquid extract from the ground malt and grain soaked in hot water, the mash)  :: urt
worthless {adj} (not having worth and use, without value, inconsequential)  :: værdiløs
worth one's while {adj} (important enough to spend time, effort or money on)  :: umagen værd
wound {n} (an injury to a person by which the skin is divided)  :: sår {n}
wound {n} (injury)  :: skade {c}
wound {v} (hurt (someone's feelings))  :: såre
wrath {n} (great anger)  :: vrede
wreath {n} (ornamental circular band)  :: krans {c}
wren {n} (bird of family Troglolytidae)  :: gærdesmutte {c}
wrench {n} (hand tool)  :: skruenøgle
wring {v} (to hold tightly and press or twist)  :: vride
wring {v} (to squeeze or twist tightly so that liquid is forced out)  :: vride
wrinkle {v} (to make wrinkles in; to cause to have wrinkles)  :: krølle
wrist {n} (wrist)  :: håndled {n}
wristwatch {n} (watch worn on the wrist)  :: armbåndsur {n}
write {v} (to be the author of)  :: skrive, digte, forfatte [rare]
write {v} (to form letters, etc.)  :: skrive
write {v} (to send a letter to)  :: skrive
write down {v} (to make a downward adjustment in the value of an asset)  :: nedskrive
writer {n} (person who writes; an author)  :: forfatter
Wroclaw {prop} (a city in southwestern Poland)  :: Wroclaw, Breslau [historical]
wrong {adj} (incorrect)  :: forkert
wunderkind {n} (child prodigy)  :: vidunderbarn {n}