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ha {interj} (an exclamation of triumph or discovery.)  :: ha
ha {interj} (a representation of laughter.)  :: ha
Haapsalu {prop} (town)  :: Haapsalu
Haarlem {prop} (capital city of North Holland)  :: Haarlem
Haarlemer {n} (person from Haarlem)  :: Haarlemmer
Habacuc {prop} (Habakkuk) SEE: Habakkuk  ::
Habakkuk {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Habakuk {m}
habit {n} (action performed repeatedly and automatically, usually without awareness)  :: gewoonte {f}, tic {m}, automatisme {n}
habit {n} (addiction)  :: verslaving {f}, tic {m}
habit {n} (an action done on a regular basis)  :: gewoonte {f}
habit {n} (long piece of clothing worn by monks and nuns)  :: habijt {n}, [monks] pij {m}
habit {n} (outward appearance; attire; dress)  :: kledij {f}, kleding {f}, uitdossing {f}
habit {n} (piece of clothing worn uniformly for a specific activity)  :: uniform {n}, [sport] truitjes {p}
habit {v} (clothe)  :: zich kleden
habitable {adj} (inhabited) SEE: inhabited  ::
habitable {adj} (where humans or other animals can live)  :: bewoonbaar, bewoonbare
habitat {n} (natural conditions in which a plant or animal lives)  :: woonplaats {m} {f}, habitat {n}
habitation {n} (the act of inhabitating)  :: bewoning {f}
habitué {n} (devotee) SEE: devotee  ::
Habsburg {n}  :: Habsburg
hacienda {n} (homestead)  :: haciënda
hack {n} (dry cough)  :: kuch {m}
hack {n} (miner's pick) SEE: pickaxe  ::
hack {n} (talented writer-for-hire)  :: knol
hack {n} (taxicab driver)  :: taxichauffeur {m}, taxichauffeuse {f}
hack {v} (to chop or cut down in a rough manner)  :: hakken
hack {v} (to cough noisily)  :: kuchen
hackberry {n} (shrub of the genus Celtis)  :: netelboom
hackneyed {adj} (repeated too often)  :: afgezaagd, banaal
hacksaw {n} (saw)  :: beugelzaag {m} {f}
had best {v} (had better) SEE: had better  ::
haddock {n} (marine fish)  :: schelvis {m}
Hadean time {prop} (Hadean) SEE: Hadean  ::
Hadrian {prop} (male given name) SEE: Adrian  ::
Hadrian {prop} (the Roman emperor)  :: Hadrianus
hadron {n} (particle)  :: hadron {n}
haemo- {prefix} (pertaining to blood)  :: hemo-
haemophilia {n} (any of several hereditary illnesses that impair the body's ability to control bleeding)  :: hemofilie {f}, bloederziekte {f}
haemorrhage {n} (heavy loss of blood)  :: bloeding
haemorrhoids {n} (a pathological condition)  :: aambeien
hafnium {n} (chemical element)  :: hafnium {n}
haft {n} (handle)  :: heft {n}, greep {m}, handvat {n}, handgreep {m}
haft {n} (mountain pasture)  :: alpenweide, alm {f}
haft {v} (fit a handle)  :: er een handvat aanzetten, vatten
hag {n} (a fury; a she-monster)  :: furie {f},helleveeg {f}
hag {n} (an ugly old woman)  :: taart {f},lelijk wijf {f}
hag {n} (a witch, sorceress, or enchantress; also, a wizard)  :: heks {f}, tovenares {f}
Hagar {prop} (female given name)  :: Hagar
Hagar {prop} (mother of Ishmael)  :: Hagar
haggle {v} (to argue for a better deal)  :: afdingen
hagiographic {adj} (of or pertaining to hagiography)  :: hagiografisch
hagiography {n} (biography of a saint)  :: hagiografie {f}
hagiography {n} (biography which expresses reverence)  :: hagiografie {f}
hagiography {n} (study of saints)  :: hagiografie {f}
haha {interj} (representation of laughter)  :: haha
hail {n} (balls of ice)  :: hagel {m}
hail {v} (said when hail is falling)  :: hagelen
hail {v} (to greet)  :: begroeten
Hail Mary {n} (prayer)  :: weesgegroetje {n}
hail storm {n} (a storm characterized by lots of large hail)  :: hagelstorm {m}
Hainaut {prop} (province)  :: Henegouwen {n}
hair {n} (a pigmented keratinaceous growth on the human head)  :: haar {n}
hair {n} (one of the above-mentioned filaments)  :: haar {n}
hair {n} (the collection or mass of filaments growing from the skin of humans and animals)  :: haar {n}
hairball {n} (wad of fur)  :: haarbal {m}
hairbrush {n} (a brush used in hair care)  :: haarborstel {m}
hair-brush {n} (a brush used in hair care) SEE: hairbrush  ::
hair conditioner {n} (cosmetic product)  :: hairconditioner
hair curler {n} (a small tube that is rolled into a person's hair) SEE: hair roller  ::
haircut {n} (act of cutting of hair)  :: kapsel {n}
hairdresser {n} (professional for haircutting or hairstyling)  :: kapper {m}, kapster {f}
hair dryer {n} (an electrical device used for drying hair) SEE: hairdryer  ::
hairless {adj} (bald) SEE: bald  ::
hairnet {n} (net designed to keep hair up)  :: haarnetje {n}
hairy {adj} (of a body part other than the head)  :: harig, behaard
hairy {adj} (of an animal)  :: harig
hairy {adj} (of a person)  :: harig, behaard
haitch {n} (name of the letter H) SEE: aitch  ::
Haiti {prop} (A country in the Caribbean)  :: Haïti
Haitian Creole {prop} (language spoken in Haiti)  :: haïtiaanse creool {m} {f}
hajj {n} (pilgrimage to Mecca)  :: hadj {m}
hake {n} (fish)  :: heek
halal {adj} (fit to eat according to Muslim religious customs)  :: halal
halant {n} (virama) SEE: virama  ::
halbert {n} (long-handled weapon)  :: Hellebaard
halcyon days {n} (halcyon days)  :: Rustig weer, Vredige tijden
half {adj} (consisting of a half)  :: half
half {adj} (consisting of some indefinite portion resembling a half)  :: half
half {adj} (having one parent in common)  :: half-
half {adj} (related through one common ancestor)  :: half-
half {adv} (in two equal parts or to an equal degree)  :: half
half {n} (one of two equal parts into which anything may be divided)  :: helft
half {v} (to halve)  :: halveren
half brother {n} (a male sibling)  :: halfbroer {m}, halfbroeder {m}
half-cell {n} (half cell) SEE: half cell  ::
half-hearted {adj} (Not sincere; lacking full energy)  :: halfhartig, halfslachtig
half-hour {n} (period)  :: halfuur {n}
half-life {n}  :: halfwaardetijd {m}, halveringstijd {m}
half-life {n} (time in physics)  :: halveringstijd {m}
half-mast {n} (lowered position of a flag)  :: halfstok
half nephew {n} (son of a half sibling)  :: halfneef {m}
half note {n} (minim) SEE: minim  ::
half past {n} ("half past one" as example of usage in other languages)  :: half twee
half-pipe {n} (A structure used to perform tricks)  :: halfpijp {f}
half sister {n} (maternal half sister)  :: halfzus {f}, halfzuster {f}
half sister {n} (paternal half sister)  :: halfzus {f}, halfzuster {f}
half-staff {n} (half-mast) SEE: half-mast  ::
halfway {adv} (midway)  :: halfweg
half-yearly {adj} (semiannual) SEE: semiannual  ::
half-yearly {adv} (twice a year)  :: halfjaarlijks
halibut {n} (fish of genus Hippoglossus)  :: heilbot {m}
halide {n} (halogen salt)  :: halogenide {n}
halitosis {n} (condition of having foul-smelling breath)  :: foetor ex ore
hall {n} (building providing student accommodation)  :: studentenflat {m}
hall {n} ( corridor or a hallway.)  :: hal {m}, gang {m}
hall {n} (manor house)  :: villa {f}, herenhuis {n}
hall {n} (meeting room)  :: zaal {m}
hall {n} (principal room of a secular medieval building)  :: zaal {m}
Halley's Comet {prop} (comet)  :: komeet Halley
hall of fame {n} (collection of memorabilia relating to a specific field which honors among other things people of great importance to that field)  :: zaal van bekendheid
hallow {n} (holy person)  :: heiligen
hallow {v} (to sanctify)  :: heiligen
hallows {n} (plural of hallow) SEE: hallow  ::
hallucination {n} (sensory perception of something that does not exist)  :: hallucinatie {f}
hallux {n} (big toe) SEE: big toe  ::
halo {n} (anything resembling the phenomenon)  :: aureool {n}
halo {n} (atmospheric phenomenon)  :: halo {m}
halo {n} (luminous disc around the heads of saints)  :: aureool {n}
halo {n} (metaphorical aura of glory, veneration or sentiment)  :: aura {f}
halo {v} (encircle with a halo)  :: van een aureool voorzien
haloalkane {n} (chemical compound)  :: halogeenalkanen
halogen {n} (any element of group 7)  :: halogeen {n}
halva {n} (confection)  :: halva {m}
halve {v} (to divide)  :: halveren
halve {v} (to reduce to half of original)  :: halveren
ham {n} (region back of the knee joint)  :: knieboog {m}
ham {n} (thigh of a hog cured for food)  :: ham {m}, hesp {f} [Belgium]
hamartia {n} (sin) SEE: sin  ::
hamate bone {n} (one of the wrist bones)  :: haakvormig been {n}
Hamburg {prop} (city)  :: Hamburg
Hamburg {prop} (state)  :: Hamburg
hamburger {n} (ground beef)  :: rundergehakt {n}
hamburger {n} (sandwich)  :: hamburger {m}
ham-fisted {adj} (lacking skill in physical movement)  :: onhandig, lomp
Hamiltonian cycle {n} (graph theory: a cycle visiting all vertices once)  :: Hamiltoncykel
Hamiltonian path {n} (path which visits each vertex exactly once)  :: Hamiltonpad {n}
ham it up {v} (performing arts: exaggerate one's emotions or movements)  :: met opzet overdrijven
hamlet {n} (small village)  :: (boeren)gat {n}, gehucht {n}, negorij, uithoek
Hamlet {prop} (the main character of the play Hamlet)  :: Hamlet {m}
hammam {n} (Turkish bath) SEE: Turkish bath  ::
hammer {n} (part of a firearm)  :: hamer {m}
hammer {n} (piano part)  :: hamer {m}
hammer {n} (tool)  :: hamer {m}
hammer {v} (figuratively: to emphasize a point repeatedly)  :: op doorhameren, inhameren
hammer {v} (to strike repeatedly with a hammer, some other implement, the fist, etc)  :: hameren, timmeren
hammer and sickle {n} (symbol of communism)  :: hamer en sikkel
hammerhead shark {n} (shark of the genus Sphyrna)  :: hamerhaai
hammock {n} (swinging couch or bed)  :: hangmat {f}
hamper {n} (anything which impedes)  :: hindernis, beletsel {n}, obstakel {n}, struikelblok {n}
hamper {n} (articles ordinarily indispensable, but in the way at certain times)  :: waarloos
hamper {n} (large basket)  :: korf, mand {m}, pakmand {m}, sluitmand {m}, wasmand {m}
hamper {v} (To put a hamper or fetter on; to shackle; to ensnare; to inveigle)  :: blokkeren
hamper {v} (to put into a hamper)  :: inkorven
ham radio {n} (ham radio) SEE: amateur radio  ::
hamster {n} (small, short-tailed European rodent)  :: hamster {m}
hamstring {n} (biceps femoris) SEE: biceps femoris  ::
hand {n} (actual performance; deed; act; workmanship; agency; hence, manner of performance.)  :: hand {f} (only with a possessive, e.g. hand Gods)
hand {n} (handwriting; style of penmanship)  :: handschift {n}
hand {n} (part of the fore limb)  :: hand {f}
hand {n} (person's signature)  :: handtekening {f}
hand {n} (pointer of an analogue/analog clock)  :: wijzer {m}
hand {n} (power of performance; means of execution; ability; skill; dexterity)  :: handigheid {f}
hand {n} (servant, laborer, workman, trained for special duty; a performer)  :: matroos {m} [ship only], werkkracht {m}, werkman {m}
hand {n} (set of cards held by a player in a card game)  :: speelhand {f}
hand {n} (side; part; direction, either right or left)  :: kant {m}, zijde {f}
hand {n} (small part of a gunstock near the lock, grasped when aiming)  :: greep {m}, handgreep {m}
hand {n} (that which is, or may be, held in a hand at once)  :: handvol {n}
hand {v} (to give, pass or transmit with the hand)  :: overhandigen
hand {v} (to lead, guide, or assist with the hand)  :: geleiden, begeleiden, leiden, helpen
handbag {n} (small bag used by women)  :: handtas {m} {f}
handball {n} (ball in team sport)  :: handbal {m}
handball {n} (football offence)  :: hands {n}, handsbal {m}
handball {n} (team sport)  :: handbal {n}
handbook {n} (a book of reference)  :: handboek {n}
handcar {n} (a light railroad car propelled by a hand-operated pumping mechanism) SEE: draisine  ::
handclapping {n} (activity of clapping hands)  :: handgeklap {n}
handcuff {v} (to apply handcuffs)  :: in de boeien slaan, handboeien omdoen, boeien
handcuffs {n} (metal rings for fastening wrists)  :: handboeien
hand down {v} (transmit in succession)  :: overleveren
handed {adj} (with hands joined) SEE: hand in hand  ::
hander {n} (a conveyor in succession)  :: overhandiger
handfast {n} (contract)  :: handvest {n}
handful {n} (amount held in hand)  :: handvol {n}
handful {n} (breadth of hand)  :: handbreed {n}, handbreedte
handful {n} (handled with difficulty)  :: handenbinder {m}, lastpost
handful {n} (small quantity)  :: handvol {n}, beetje {n}
handgun {n} (small, hand-held gun)  :: vuistvuurwapen {n}
handicap {n} (disadvantage, in particular physical or mental disadvantages of people)  :: handicap {m}
handicapped {adj} (having a handicap)  :: gehandicapt, behinderd, invalide, andersvalide, mindervalide, gebrekkig, beperkt
handicraft {n} (trade requiring skill of hand)  :: ambacht {f}
handi-craftsman {n} (man skilled or employed in handicraft)  :: ambachtsman {m}
hand in {v} (to give to a responsible person)  :: indienen
hand in hand {adv} (holding or clasping hands)  :: hand in hand
handkerchief {n} (cloth for wiping the face, eyes, nose or hands)  :: zakdoek {m}
handle {n} (part of an object which is held in the hand when used or moved)  :: handvat {n}, handgreep {f}, hengsel {n}, heft {n}
handle {v} (to deal with; to make a business of)  :: omgaan, zich bezighouden met
handle {v} (to feel with the hand)  :: aanraken, betasten
handle {v} (to manage skillfully)  :: hanteren, omgaan met, bedienen
handle {v} (to manage; to control; to practice skill upon)  :: behandelen, aanpakken
handle {v} (to receive and transfer)  :: behandelen
handle {v} (to take care of, with the hands)  :: behandelen, zich bezighouden met
handle {v} (to treat; to use, well or ill)  :: behandelen
handle {v} (to use or hold with the hand)  :: houden, in de hand houden, onder handen nemen, behandelen
handle {v} (to use or manage in writing or speaking)  :: behandelen
handle {v} (to use the hands)  :: hanteren, gebruiken
handleable {adj} (capable of being handled)  :: handelbaar
handler {n} (one who handles a specified thing)  :: behandelaar {m}, verantwoordelijke {m}
handler {n} (one who handles)  :: behandelaar {m}
hand log {n} (simple device for measuring the speed of a vessel) SEE: chip log  ::
handmade {adj} (made by hand)  :: met de hand gemaakt, handgemaakt
handmaid {n} (maid that waits at hand)  :: dienstmaagd
hand-me-down {n} (An item that is passed along for someone else to use)  :: afdankertje {n}
hand over {v} (to relinquish control or possession)  :: overgeven
handpicked {v} (selected with great care)  :: handgekozen
handsaw {n} (saw small enough to be used by one hand)  :: handzaag {f}
hands down {adv} (without much effort, easily)  :: met losse handen
handshake {n} (grasping of hands by two people)  :: handdruk
hands off {adj} (not interfering)  :: laat maar doen
hands off {interj} (cutting off a hand)  :: hand af!
hands off {interj} (don't touch!)  :: afblijven!, niet aanraken!
handsome {adj} (of man: attractive)  :: knap
handstand {n} (a movement or position in which a person is upside down)  :: handstand {m}
hands up {interj} (surrender!)  :: handen omhoog!
hand tool {n} (tool powered by human muscle)  :: handgereedschap
handwriting {n} (act or process of writing with the hand)  :: handschrift {n}
handwriting {n} (characteristic writing of a particular person)  :: handschrift {n}
handwritten {adj} (written with a pen or pencil)  :: handgeschreven
handy {adj} (dexterous)  :: handig
handy {adj} (easy to use)  :: handig
handy {adj} (within reach)  :: binnen handbereik, bij de hand
handyman {n} (man who does odd tasks)  :: manusje-van-alles, handige jongen {m}
hang {v} (computing: to cause (a program or computer) to stop responding)  :: laten vastlopen, laten hangen
hang {v} (computing: to stop responding)  :: vastlopen, hangen
hang {v} (informal: to loiter)  :: rondhangen, uithangen
hang {v} (to apply (wallpaper or drywall to a wall))  :: behangen
hang {v} (to be executed using gallows)  :: hangen, opgehangen worden
hang {v} (to be or remain suspended)  :: hangen, ophangen
hang {v} (to cause to be suspended)  :: hangen, ophangen
hang {v} (to decorate (something) with hanging objects)  :: behangen, volhangen
hang {v} (to execute by suspension from the neck)  :: hangen, ophangen
hang {v} (to exhibit by hanging)  :: ophangen
hang {v} (to float as if suspended)  :: (in de lucht) hangen, zweven
hang {v} (to hold or bear in a suspended or inclined manner or position)  :: laten hangen
hang {v} (to place on a hook)  :: ophangen
hang around {v} (to spend time or be friends)  :: rondhangen
hang around {v} (to stay, linger or loiter)  :: rondhangen
hanging {adj} (suspended)  :: hangend, hangende
hanging {n} (anything wide, high and thin that is hung)  :: behang {n}
hanging {n} (means of execution)  :: verhanging {f}, verhangen {n}
hanging {n} (public event at which a person is hanged)  :: verhanging {f}
hangman {n} (executioner)  :: beul {m} {f}
hangman {n} (game)  :: galgje {n}
hangnail {n} (protruding piece of nail tissue or skin near base of fingernail or toenail)  :: nijdnagel, nijnagel, dwangnagel, stroopnagel
hang out {v} (to do nothing in particular)  :: rondhangen
hangover {n} (illness caused by heavy drinking)  :: kater {m}
hangul {n} (Hangeul) SEE: Hangeul  ::
Hangul {prop} (Korean phonetic script) SEE: hangul  ::
Hanja {prop} (Korean phonetic script) SEE: hanja  ::
Hannibal {prop} (name)  :: Hannibal
Hanse {n} (Hanseatic League) SEE: Hanseatic League  ::
Hanseatic city {n} (member-city of the Hanseatic League)  :: Hanzestad {f}
Hanseatic League {prop}  :: Hanze {f}
Hanukkah {prop} (the Jewish festival)  :: Chanoeka {f}
Hanzi {n} (Chinese character) SEE: Chinese character  ::
Haora {prop} (Howrah) SEE: Howrah  ::
hapax {n} (hapax legomenon) SEE: hapax legomenon  ::
hapax legomenon {n} (word occurring only once)  :: hapax legomenon {m}, hapax {m}
haphazard {adj} (random, chaotic, incomplete)  :: ongeordend, chaotisch, willekeurig
haphazardly {adv} (in a haphazard manner)  :: om het even wat
hapless {adj} (very unlucky; ill-fated)  :: ongelukkig, onfortuinlijk
haplogroup {n} (group of haplotypes)  :: haplogroep
haplology {n} (deleting syllables)  :: haplologie {f}
haply {adv} (perhaps) SEE: perhaps  ::
happen {v} (to occur)  :: gebeuren
happen on {v} (happen on) SEE: chance upon  ::
happily ever after {adv} (happily until one's death)  :: en ze leefden nog lang en gelukkig
happiness {n} (agreeable feeling)  :: blijheid {f}, blijdschap, geluk {n}
happiness {n} (emotion of being happy)  :: blijheid {f}, blijdschap, geluk {n}, vreugde {f}
happiness {n} (good luck)  :: geluk {n}, fortuin
happy {adj} (content (to do something); having no objection (to something))  :: tevreden
happy {adj} (dexterous; ready; apt; felicitous)  :: handig, bedreven, kundig
happy {adj} (enjoying peace, comfort, etc.; contented, joyous)  :: gelukkig, blij
happy {adj} (fortunate)  :: gelukkig
happy as a clam {adj} (very happy and carefree)  :: zo gelukkig als een kind
happy birthday {interj} (good wishes for a birthday)  :: gelukkige verjaardag (standard), gefeliciteerd met je verjaardag, gefeliciteerd, proficiat, fijne verjaardag
Happy Easter {phrase} (an expression used during Easter)  :: vrolijk Pasen, zalig Pasen
happy ending {n} (happy end)  :: blijeinde {n}
happy-go-lucky {adj} (carefree)  :: onbekommerd, onbezorgd, zorgeloos
Happy New Year {phrase} (Happy New Year)  :: Gelukkig Nieuwjaar
haptic {adj} (relating to haptics)  :: haptisch
haptic {adj} (relating to the sense of touch)  :: haptisch
haram {adj} (forbidden by Islam)  :: haram
harangue {n} (tirade)  :: preek
harbinger {n} (that which foretells the coming of something)  :: voorbode {m}
harbinger {v} (to announce)  :: aankondigen
harbor {n} (harbour) SEE: harbour  ::
harbor {n} (harbour) SEE: harbour  ::
harbour {n} (for ships)  :: haven {f}
harbour {n} (place of shelter)  :: rede {c}, ree {c}
hard {adj} (demanding a lot of effort to endure)  :: moeilijk, zwaar
hard {adj} (of drink: strong)  :: straf, sterk
hard {adj} (of water, high in dissolved calcium compounds)  :: hard, kalkrijk
hard {adj} (requiring a lot of effort to do or understand)  :: moeilijk, zwaar
hard {adj} (resistant to pressure)  :: hard
hard {adj} (severe)  :: hard
hard {adj} (unquestionable)  :: hard, harde, onweerlegbaar, onweerlegbare
hard-boiled {adj} (of an egg)  :: hardgekookt
hard code {v} (to insert unchangeable code)  :: innestelen, in de broncode voegen
hard drive {n} (device used for storing large amounts of data)  :: harde schijf {f}
harden {v} (become hard)  :: hard worden, verharden, verstijven
harden {v} (become less sensitive)  :: verharden
harden {v} (make hard(er))  :: harden, verharden
hardheaded {adj} (pragmatic)  :: pragmatisch
hardheaded {adj} (stubborn)  :: koppig
hard labor {n} (forced labor) SEE: forced labor  ::
hardly {adv} (barely, only just)  :: nauwelijks
hard maple {n} (sugar maple) SEE: sugar maple  ::
hardness {n} (quality of being hard)  :: hardheid {f}
hard-nosed {adj} (pragmatic)  :: realistisch
hard roe {n} (roe) SEE: roe  ::
hardship {n} (difficulty or trouble)  :: ellende {f}
hard sign {n} (Cyrillic letter "Ъ/ъ")  :: hard teken {n}
hardware {n} (The part of a computer that is fixed and cannot be altered without replacement or physical modification)  :: hardware
hardware store {n} (merchant)  :: ijzerwinkel {m}, ijzerwarenwinkel {m}
hard water {n} (water with a high concentration of dissolved minerals)  :: hard water {n}
hardwood {n}  :: hardhout
hardworking {adj} (taking her work seriously and doing it well and rapidly)  :: ijverig, vlijtig
hard-working {adj} (tending to work with ardour) SEE: hardworking  ::
hare {n} (animal)  :: haas {m}
harelip {n} (congenital malformation of the upper lip)  :: hazenlip {f}
harem {n}  :: harem {m}, vrouwenverblijf
haricot {n} (common bean) SEE: common bean  ::
hark {v} (To listen attentively)  :: aanhoren, luisteren
harlequin duck {n} (Histrionicus histrionicus)  :: harlekijneend
harlot {n} (a female prostitute)  :: hoer {f}, prostituee {f}
harlotry {n} (The trade of a harlot; prostitution.)  :: hoererij,prostitutie
harm {n} (injury; hurt; damage; detriment; misfortune)  :: schade {m}
harm {v} (cause damage)  :: schaden, beschadigen
harmful {adj} (likely to be damaging)  :: schadelijk
harmless {adj} (incapable of causing harm or danger)  :: ongevaarlijk
harmonic {adj} (pertaining to harmony)  :: harmonisch
harmonic {adj} (pleasant to hear)  :: harmonisch
harmonic {n} (a component frequency of the signal of a wave, see also: overtone)  :: harmonische {c}
harmonica {n} (wind instrument)  :: mondharmonica {f}
harmonious {adj} (having components pleasingly combined)  :: harmonieus
harmonious {adj} (melodious)  :: harmonieus
harmonious {adj} (showing accord)  :: harmonieus
harmonium {n}  :: harmonium {n}
harmony {n} (agreement or accord)  :: samenklank {m}, eendracht {f}, overeenstemming {f}
harmony {n} (music: two or more notes played simultaneously to produce a chord)  :: samenklank {m}
harp {n} (musical instrument)  :: harp {f}
harpist {n} (Person who plays the harp)  :: harpist {m}, harpiste {f}
harpoon {n} (spearlike weapon)  :: harpoen {f}
harpoon {v} (to hunt with a harpoon)  :: harpoeneren
harp seal {n} (a species of seal)  :: tadelrob {m}
harpsichord {n} (musical instrument)  :: klavecimbel
harpsichordist {n} (one who plays the harpsichord)  :: klavecimbelspeler {m}
harpy eagle {n} (Harpia harpyja)  :: harpij
harquebus {n} (obsolete matchlock firearm)  :: haakbus {f} {m}
harrier {n} (birds of prey)  :: kiekendief {m}
harrow {n} (device)  :: eg {c}, egge {f}
harrow {v} (drag a harrow over)  :: eggen
harrow {v} (traumatise, frighten)  :: doen schrikken, angst aanjagen
harrowing {adj} (causing pain or distress)  :: verstorend, vreselijk, verschrikkelijk
harrowing of hell {n} (raid into the underworld)  :: hellevaart {f}, helletocht {m}
harsh {adj} (rough)  :: ruw, grof
harsh {adj}  :: ruw
harsh {adj} (severe or cruel)  :: wreed, zwaar
hart {n} (male deer)  :: hertenbok {m}, hert {n} {m}, reebok {m}
hartebeest {n} (Alcelaphus bucelaphus)  :: hartenbeest {n}
harvest {n} (autumn, fall) SEE: autumn  ::
harvest {n} (pagan ceremony)  :: oogstfeest {n}
harvest {n} (process of gathering the ripened crop)  :: oogst {m}
harvest {n} (product or result of any exertion)  :: oogst {m}, gewin {n}, opbrengst
harvest {n} (yield of harvesting)  :: oogst {m}
harvest {v} (to be occupied bringing in a harvest)  :: oogsten
harvest {v} (to bring in a harvest; reap)  :: oogsten, binnenhalen
harvest {v} (to win, achieve a gain)  :: behalen, oogsten, winnen
harvestman {n} (arachnid)  :: hooiwagen
has-been {n} (person declining in popularity or effectiveness)  :: passe {m}
hash {n} (chopped food, especially meat and potatoes)  :: hachee {m} {n}
hash {n} (clipped form of hashish )  :: hasj
hash {n} (the # symbol)  :: kruisje, hekje
hashish {n} (dried leaves of the Indian hemp plant)  :: hasj, hasjiesj
hashish {n} (marijuana generally) SEE: cannabis  ::
hashtag {n} (a tag with a hash sign)  :: kardinaalteken {n}, hashtag {m} [informal]
Haskell {prop} (language)  :: Haskell
hassium {n} (chemical element with atomic number 108)  :: hassium {n}
haste makes waste {proverb} (one makes mistakes when being too hasty)  :: haastige spoed is zelden goed, haast en spoed is zelden goed
hasten {v} (to cause a scheduled event to happen earlier)  :: vervroegen
hasten {v} (to make someone/something speed up)  :: bespoedigen, verhaasten
hasten {v} (to move in a quick fashion)  :: haasten
hasty {adj} (acting in haste; being too hurried or quick)  :: haastig
hat {n} (a head covering)  :: hoed {m}
hat {n} (A role or capacity)  :: pet {f}
hatband {n} (band about a hat)  :: hoedenband
hatch {n} (horizontal door)  :: luik {n}
hatch {n} (trapdoor) SEE: trapdoor  ::
hatch {v} (of an egg, to break open)  :: het openbreken van een ei
hatch {v} (to devise)  :: op een ei broeden
hatch {v} (to emerge from an egg)  :: uit het ei komen
hatch {v} (to incubate eggs)  :: een ei bevruchten
hatch {v} (to shade an area) SEE: crosshatch  ::
hatchet {n} (small axe)  :: bijl, handbijl
hate {n} (hatred) SEE: hatred  ::
hate {v} (to dislike intensely)  :: haten
hateful {adj} (full of hate)  :: hatelijk
hatmaker {n} (someone who makes hats) SEE: hatter  ::
hat-rack {n} (hat rack) SEE: hat rack  ::
hatrack {n} (hat rack) SEE: hat rack  ::
hatred {n} (strong aversion)  :: haat {m}
hat stand {n} (hatstand) SEE: hatstand  ::
hatstand {n} (coat stand) SEE: coat stand  ::
hat-stand {n} (hatstand) SEE: hatstand  ::
hatter {n} (person who makes, sells, or repairs hats)  :: hoedenmaker
haughty {adj} (disdainful, supercilious; in demeanour conveying the assumption of superiority)  :: hooghartig, hoogmoedig
haulm {n} (an individual plant stem)  :: halm {m}
haulm {n} (the stems of various cultivated plants, left after harvesting the crop)  :: stro {n}
haunt {n} (ghost) SEE: ghost  ::
haunt {n} (place at which one is regularly found)  :: trefpunt
haunt {v} (to inhabit, or visit frequently)  :: rondspoken
haunt {v} (to live habitually)  :: wonen, verblijven
haunt {v} (to make uneasy)  :: beklemmen
haunt {v} (to stalk)  :: achtervolgen
haunted house {n} (house believed to be a center for supernatural occurrences)  :: spookhuis {n}, spookslot {n}
haute cuisine {n} (refined cookery)  :: haute cuisine {c}
have {v} (auxiliary used in forming the perfect and the past perfect tenses)  :: hebben, zijn
have {v} (engage in sexual intercourse with)  :: hebben
have {v} (give birth to)  :: krijgen
have {v} (must)  :: moeten
have {v} (to possess)  :: hebben
have a bone to pick {v} (have a complaint or grievance)  :: een appeltje te schillen hebben (met)
have a frog in one's throat {v} (to have something in one's throat)  :: een kikker in de keel hebben
have a look {v} (examine, observe) SEE: take a look  ::
have a nice day {phrase} (goodbye)  :: een prettige dag verder
have butterflies in one's stomach {v} (be nervous)  :: vlinders in de buik hebben
have egg on one's face {v} (suffer embarrassment or humiliation)  :: een figuur slaan
have eyes bigger than one's belly {v} (have eyes bigger than one's stomach) SEE: have eyes bigger than one's stomach  ::
have eyes bigger than one's stomach {v} (take more food than one can eat)  :: ogen groter dan je maag hebben
have fun {interj} (wish someone a good time)  :: veel plezier
have fun {v} (enjoy oneself)  :: lol maken
have in mind {v} (consider, intend)  :: in gedachte hebben
have it in for {v} (to be angry at)  :: een hekel hebben aan
have kittens {v} (to become extremely upset)  :: een toeval krijgen
haven {n} (harbour)  :: haven {f}
haven {n} (refuge)  :: vrijhaven {f}, toevluchtsoord {m}
haversack {n} (oat bag)  :: haverzak
have seen better days {v} (to be in poor condition)  :: betere tijden gekend hebben
have sex {v} (take part in a sexual act)  :: seks hebben
have to {phrase} (obligation)  :: moeten
having said that {conj} (that said) SEE: that said  ::
havoc {n} (devastation)  :: verwoesting {f}
haw {interj} (an imitation of laughter)  :: ha
haw {n} (fruit of hawthorn)  :: meidoornbes
haw {n} (hedge)  :: haag
Hawaii {prop} (state of the United States)  :: Hawaï, Hawaii
Hawaiian {adj} (descended from the peoples inhabiting the Hawaiian islands prior to European contact)  :: Hawaïaans
Hawaiian {adj} (of or having to do with a resident of the US state of Hawaii)  :: Hawaïaans
Hawaiian {adj} (of or having to do with the culture of the US state of Hawaii)  :: Hawaïaans
Hawaiian {adj} (of or having to do with the Hawaiian race, culture, or language)  :: Hawaïaans
hawk {n} (advocate of aggressive politics)  :: havik {m}
hawk {n} (predatory bird)  :: havik {m}
hawker {n} (falconer) SEE: falconer  ::
hawker {n} (type of dragonfly)  :: glazenmaker {m}
hawkmoth {n} (hawk moth) SEE: hawk moth  ::
hawk owl {n} (Any owl in the genus Ninox)  :: valkuil {f}
hawk owl {n} (Northern hawk owl)  :: sperweruil {f}
hawksbill turtle {n} (turtle species)  :: karetschildpad
hawser {n} (cable)  :: tros {m}
hawthorn {n} (type of shrub)  :: meidoorn {m}, meidoren {m}
hay {n} (grass cut and dried for use as animal fodder)  :: hooi {n}
hay {v} (to cut green plants for fodder)  :: hooien
haya {n} (beech) SEE: beech  ::
haya {n} (Mexican beech) SEE: Mexican beech  ::
hay devil {n}  :: hooiduivel {m}
hay fever {n} (allergy to pollen)  :: hooikoorts {f}
haystack {n} (a mound, pile, or stack of stored hay)  :: hooiberg {m}
hazard {n} (chance) SEE: chance  ::
hazard {n} (peril)  :: gevaar
hazard {n} (the chance of suffering harm)  :: toeval
haze {n} (loss of transparency in a clear solid or liquid)  :: waas {n}, troebeling {f}
haze {n} (mental confusion)  :: waas {n}
haze {n} (very fine particles suspended in the air)  :: stofwolk {f}, heiigheid {f}
hazel {n} (hazelnut) SEE: hazelnut  ::
hazel {n} (tree / shrub)  :: hazelaar {m}
hazelnut {n} (fruit)  :: hazelnoot {f}
hazelnut {n} (shrub) SEE: hazel  ::
hazy {adj} (not clear or transparent)  :: wazig, troebel
hazy {adj} (obscure, confused)  :: warrig, verward
hazy {adj} (thick with haze)  :: heiig
he {pron} (personal pronoun "he")  :: hij, [unemphatic, clitic] ie
head {n} (capitulum)  :: krop
head {n} (end of hammer, etc.)  :: kop {m}
head {n} (foam on carbonated beverages)  :: schuim {n}
head {n} (headmaster, headmistress)  :: hoofdmeester
head {n} (leader or chief)  :: hoofd {n}, baas {m}, bazin {f}, leider {m}, leidster {f}, chef {m}, cheffin {f} [not used often]
head {n} (part of the body)  :: [of person or horse] hoofd {n}, [of an animal] kop {m}
head {n} (topmost or leading part)  :: hoofd
head {v} ((intransitive) move in a specified direction)  :: ergens naar toe gaan, een richting op gaan
head {v} ((transitive) be in command of)  :: leiden, aanvoeren
headache {n} (nuisance or unpleasant problem)  :: hoofdbreker {m}, kopzorg
headache {n} (pain or ache in the head)  :: hoofdpijn {m}, koppijn {m} [informal]
headbutt {n} (sharp blow)  :: kopstoot {m}
head cheese {n} (terrine) SEE: brawn  ::
headdress {n} (a hairdo) SEE: hairdo  ::
header {n} (soccer: act of hitting the ball with the head)  :: kopbal {m}
header {n} (upper portion of a page layout)  :: kop {m}
head in the clouds {adv}  :: met je hoofd in de wolken zitten
headline {n} (heading or title of an article)  :: kop {m}
headlongs {adv} (headlong) SEE: headlong  ::
head office {n} (main admin centre)  :: hoofdkantoor {n}
head of government {n} (chief officer of the executive branch of a government)  :: regeringsleider {m}
head of state {n} (the chief public representative of a nation)  :: staatshoofd {n}
headphone {n} (listening device)  :: hoofdtelefoon {m}, koptelefoon {m}
headphones {n} (pair of speakers worn over or in the ears so only the wearer can hear the sound)  :: hoofdtelefoon
headpiece {n} (something covering the head) SEE: headgear  ::
headquarters {n} (center of organisation's activity)  :: hoofdkwartier {n}
heads {n} (side of coin)  :: kruis {n}
headscarf {n} (piece of material worn over the head)  :: sjaal, hoofddoek
headshot {n} (A gunshot to the head)  :: kopschot {n}
head-shrinker {n} (slang: psychotherapist) SEE: shrink  ::
heads or tails {n} (heads or tails)  :: kruis of munt, kop of munt
head tax {n} (tax determined as uniform amount per individual) SEE: poll tax  ::
head to toe {adv} (entirely; completely; over one's full body)  :: van top tot teen
headwear {n} (headgear) SEE: headgear  ::
heal {v}  :: helen, genezen
heal {v} (make better)  :: genezen, helen, beter maken
healer {n} (person who heals)  :: genezer {m}, heler {m}, genezeres {f}, heleres {f}
health {n} (state of being free of physical or psychological disease, illness, or malfunction)  :: gezondheid {f}, welzijn {n}
health care {n} (prevention, treatment, and management of illnesses)  :: gezondheidszorg {c}
healthful {adj} (beneficial to health)  :: gezond
health fund {n} (A not-for-profit or a public health insurance company)  :: ziekenfonds {n}
healthy {adj} (conducive to health)  :: gezond
healthy {adj} (enjoying health and vigor of body, mind, or spirit: well)  :: gezond
healthy {adj} (evincing health)  :: hartig
healthy {adj}  :: gezond, abel [archaic]
healthy {adj} (significant, hefty)  :: gezond, deugdelijk, duchtig, hartig
heap {n}  :: hoop {m}
heap {n} (pile)  :: hoop {m}
heap {v}  :: hopen
hear {v} (to perceive with the ear)  :: horen
hear on the grapevine {v} (to hear rumors) SEE: hear through the grapevine  ::
hearse {n} (bier or handbarrow for carrying the dead)  :: ?
hearse {n} (framework placed over coffin or tomb)  :: ?, overhuiving {f}
hearse {n} (grave, coffin, tomb)  :: graf {n}, lijkkist {f}, graftombe {f}
hearse {n} (hind on its second year)  :: tweejarige hinde {f}
hearse {n} (vehicle for transporting dead)  :: lijkwagen {m}, rouwkoets {f}
heart {n} (an organ)  :: hart {n}
heart {n} (a shape or symbol)  :: hart {n}
heart {n} (a suit of cards)  :: harten {p}
heart {n} (centre or core)  :: hart {n}
heart {n} (emotions or kindness)  :: hart {n}
heartache {n} (very sincere and difficult emotional problems or stress)  :: hartzeer {n}
heart attack {n} (acute myocardial infarction)  :: hartaanval
heartbeat {n} (an instant)  :: hartslag, harteklop
heartbeat {n} (driving impulse)  :: kloppend hart {n} , motor
heartbeat {n} (one pulsation of the heart)  :: hartslag
heartbeat {n} (the rhythm at which a heart pulsates)  :: hartslag, hartritme {n}, pols
heartbreak {n} (anguish)  :: hartzeer {n}
hearth {n} (Floor of fireplace)  :: haard {m}
heartland {n}  :: centrum, kern
heart-rending {adj} (heart-rending) SEE: heartrending  ::
hearts {n} (plural of "heart") SEE: heart  ::
hearts {n} (the card suit (♥))  :: harten {n-p}
hearts {n} (trick-taking card game)  :: hartenjagen {n}
heart-shaped {adj} (having the supposed shape of a heart)  :: hartvormig
heartthrob {n} (heartbeat)  :: hartslag
heart-warming {adj} (eliciting tenderness and sympathy)  :: hartverwarmend
hearty {adj} (exhibiting strength)  :: stevig
hearty {adj} (proceeding from the heart)  :: hartelijk
hearty {adj} (rich, abundant)  :: stevig, machtig
heat {n} (attribute of a spice that causes a burning sensation in the mouth)  :: pikantheid {c}
heat {n} (condition or quality of being hot)  :: hitte {f}
heat {n} (condition where a mammal is aroused sexually or where it is especially fertile)  :: [in dogs] loops, [in cats] krols, [in cattle] tochtig, [in birds] broeds
heat {n} ( thermal energy)  :: hitte {f}, warmte {f}
heat {v} (to arouse, to excite (sexually))  :: opwinden, heet worden
heat {v} (to cause an increase in temperature of an object or space)  :: verhitten, verwarmen, opwarmen
heath {n} (small everygreen shrub)  :: heide {f}, hei {f}
heath {n} (uncultivated land with sandy soil)  :: heide {f}, hei {f}
heathen {adj} (Heathen) SEE: Heathen  ::
heathen {adj} (not adhering to an Abrahamic religion)  :: heidens, ongelovig
heathen {adj} (savage)  :: barbaars, heidens, onbeschaafd
heathen {n} (Heathen) SEE: Heathen  ::
heathen {n} (person who does not follow an Abrahamic religion)  :: heiden {m} {f}, ongelovige
heathen {n} (uncultured or uncivilized person)  :: barbaar {m}, filistijn {f}
Heathen {adj} (pertaining or adhering to the faith of Heathenry)  :: heidens
Heathen {n} (adherent of the Germanic neo-pagan faith of Heathenry)  :: heiden {m} {f}
heathendom {n}  :: heidendom
heather {n} (plant)  :: heide
heathland {n} (heathland)  :: heide {c}, dopheide {c}
heating {adj} (causing heat)  :: verwarmend
heating {n} (a system that raises the temperature of a room or building)  :: verwarming {f}
heat sink {n}  :: koellichaam
heatstroke {n} (severe hyperthermia)  :: zonnesteek {m}
heat wave {n} (heat wave) SEE: heatwave  ::
heatwave {n} (period of very hot weather)  :: hittegolf {m}
heave {n} (An effort to raise something, as a weight, or one's self, or to move something heavy)  :: heffen
heaven {n} (paradise)  :: hemel {m}, paradijs {n}, hof van Eden {n}, tuin der lusten {m}
heaven {n} (sky)  :: hemel {m}, lucht {f}, firmament {n}, uitspansel {n}
heavenly {adj} (pertaining to heaven)  :: hemels
heavenly body {n} (natural celestial body)  :: hemellichaam {n}
heaviness {n} (weightiness)  :: zwaarte {f}, zwaarheid {f}
heavy {adj} (having great weight)  :: zwaar
heavy {adj} (serious)  :: serieus
heavy hydrogen {n} (deuterium) SEE: deuterium  ::
heavy metal {n} (type of music)  :: metal, heavy metal
heavy metal umlaut {n} (umlaut in the name of a heavy metal band)  :: metalumlaut {n}
heavy water {n} (water containing deuterium instead of normal hydrogen)  :: zwaar water {n}
hebdomadal {adj} (occurring once a week) SEE: weekly  ::
Hebrew {adj} (pertaining to the people)  :: Hebreeuws
Hebrew {n} (person)  :: Hebreeër {m}, Hebreeërs, Hebreeuwse, Hebreïnne {f}, Hebreeuwsen
Hebrew {prop} (language)  :: Hebreeuws {n}
Hebrides {prop} (group of islands)  :: Hebriden {m-p}
he-cat {n} (male cat)  :: kater {m}
heckle {v}  :: hekelen, berispen
hectare {n} (unit of surface area)  :: hectare, bunder
hectic {adj} (very busy with activity and confusion)  :: hectisch
hectograph {n} (process that involves transfer of an original, prepared with special inks, to a pan of gelatin or a gelatin pad pulled tight on a metal frame)  :: stencil
hectometer {n} (hectometre) SEE: hectometre  ::
hectosecond {n} (unit of time equal to 100 seconds)  :: hectoseconde {m}
hedge {n} (thicket of bushes planted in a row)  :: haag {m}
hedge garlic {n} (Alliaria petiolata) SEE: garlic mustard  ::
hedgehog {n} (animal)  :: egel {m}
hedonism {n} (philosophy)  :: hedonisme {n}, genotzucht {f} {m}, epicurisme {n}
hedonist {n} (someone devoted to hedonism)  :: hedonist {m}, levensgenieter {m}, epicurist {m}
Hedwig {prop} (female given name)  :: Hadewig
heed {n} (attention)  :: aandacht {m} {f}
heel {n} ((anatomy) part of the foot)  :: hiel {m}
heel {n} (end-piece of a loaf of bread)  :: korst {m}
heel {n} (part of shoe)  :: hak {m}
heel {v} (incline)  :: [nautical] hellen
heel {v} (To follow at somebody's heels)  :: op de hielen zitten
heel bone {n} (calcaneus) SEE: calcaneus  ::
heft {n} (heaviness, the feel of weight)  :: gewichtigheid {n}
heft {n} (weight)  :: gewicht {n}
heft {v} (to lift)  :: heffen, hijsen, opheffen, opheffen, optillen, tillen
heft {v} (to test the weight of something by lifting it)  :: wegen, wikken
hefty {adj} (heavy)  :: fors, zwaar, zwaar
hefty {adj} (powerfully or heavily built)  :: stevig
hefty {adj} (strong, bulky)  :: fors, stevig
hegemony {n} (domination, influence, or authority over another)  :: hegemonie {f}, suprematie, heerschap, overwicht, preponderantie
Hegira {prop} (emigration of Muhammad)  :: hedjra, hidjra
he-goat {n} (billy goat) SEE: billy goat  ::
heifer {n} (young cow)  :: vaars
height {n} (distance from bottom to top)  :: hoogte
height {n} (height of a standing person or animal)  :: lengte {f}
heighten {v} (to augment, aggravate, intensify)  :: aandikken, opsmukken
heighten {v} (to make higher)  :: verhogen, op
Heilongjiang {prop} (Amur) SEE: Amur  ::
heinous {adj} (totally reprehensible)  :: afschuwelijk, afgrijselijk, afschrikwekkend, verschrikkelijk, verwerpelijk
heir {n} (one who inherits, or has been designated to inherit, a hereditary title or office)  :: opvolger
heir {n} (one who inherits, or is designated to inherit, the property of another)  :: erfgenaam
heirloom {n} (valued possession passed down through the generations)  :: erfstuk {n}
háček {n} (háček diacritic)  :: háček {c}
Helen {prop} (female given name)  :: Eliene
helicopter {n} (aircraft)  :: helikopter {m}
heliocentricism {n} (heliocentrism) SEE: heliocentrism  ::
helium {n} (chemical element)  :: helium {n}
hell {n} (place of suffering in life)  :: hel
hell {prop} (where sinners go)  :: hel
hellbent {adj} (recklessly determined to do or achieve something)  :: vastbesloten
Hellene {n} (a Greek)  :: Helleen {m}
Hellenic {adj} (of or relating to Hellas or the Hellenes)  :: Grieks, Helleens
Hellenic {adj} (of or relating to the ancient Greek culture and civilization)  :: Oud-Grieks, Helleens
Hellenistic {adj} (of or relating to a Hellenist)  :: hellenistisch
Hellenistic {adj} (of or relating to a period of Greek history)  :: hellenistisch
hellfire {n} (fire of hell)  :: hellevuur {n}
hellish {adj} (causing pain, discomfort or distress)  :: hels
hello {interj} (expression of puzzlement)  :: hallo!
hello {interj} (greeting)  :: hallo, hoi, dag [informal], goede dag [formal]
hello {interj} (is anyone there?)  :: hallo?
hello {interj} (sarcastic: that was foolish)  :: ja, hallo!
hello {interj} (when answering the telephone)  :: hallo
hello there {interj} (semi-formal hello)  :: hallo daar
hellspawn {n} (creature(s) from Hell)  :: hellegebroed {n}
hellspawn {n} (fiend) SEE: fiend  ::
hellspawn {n} (monster) SEE: monster  ::
helm {n} (maritime: member of the crew in charge of steering)  :: stuurman {m}, roerganger {m}
helm {n} (metaphor: position of leadership or control)  :: roer {n}
helm {n} (steering apparatus of a ship)  :: helmstok {m} {f}
helmet {n} (protective head covering)  :: helm {m}
helmeted {adj} (wearing a helmet)  :: gehelmd
helmsman {n} (he who is responsible for steering a ship)  :: stuurman
helot {n} (serf, slave) SEE: slave  ::
help {n} (action given to provide assistance)  :: hulp
help {v} (transitive: provide assistance to (someone or something))  :: helpen
helpful {adj} (furnishing help; giving aid; useful)  :: behulpzaam
helping verb {n} (auxiliary verb) SEE: auxiliary verb  ::
helpless {adj} (unable to defend oneself or to act without help)  :: hulpeloos
helpless {adj} (uncontrollable) SEE: uncontrollable  ::
Helsinki {prop} (the capital city of Finland)  :: Helsinki
hem {n} (border of an article of clothing doubled back and stitched together)  :: zoom
hem {n} (rim or margin)  :: marge
hem {v} (to put hem on an article of clothing)  :: zomen
hematologist {n} (haematologist) SEE: haematologist  ::
hematology {n} (study of blood and related organs) SEE: haematology  ::
hematoma {n} (swelling of blood from broken vessel)  :: hematoom {n}, bloeduitstorting {f}
hematopoietic {adj} (haematopoietic) SEE: haematopoietic  ::
hemisphere {n} (any half-sphere)  :: hemisfeer {m}
hemisphere {n} (half of the Earth)  :: halfrond {n}, hemisfeer {m}
hemisphere {n} (lobe of cerebrum) SEE: cerebral hemisphere  ::
hemlock {n} (poisonous plant of genus Cicuta) SEE: cowbane  ::
hemlock {n} (poisonous plant of genus Conium)  :: scheerling
hemlock {n} (tree)  :: hemlockspar
hemodynamics {n} (circulation of blood)  :: hemodynamiek
hemorrhage {n} (haemorrhage) SEE: haemorrhage  ::
hemorrhoids {n} (haemorrhoids) SEE: haemorrhoids  ::
hemp {n} (Cannabis sativa)  :: hennep {m}
hen {n} (female bird (i.e. chicken))  :: hen {f}, kip {f}, leghen {f}, legkip {f}
hen {n} (female bird)  :: wijfje {n}, hen {f}
hen {n} (slang: woman)  :: moederkloek {f}
henbane {n} (Hyoscyamus niger)  :: bilzenkruid
hence {adv} (as a result, therefore)  :: derhalve, dus, bijgevolg
hence {adv} (from here)  :: van hier, heen, hiervandaan
hence {adv}  :: vandaar
henceforth {adv} (from now on)  :: voortaan, vanaf nu
hendecagon {n} (undecagon) SEE: undecagon  ::
hendiadys {n} (figure of speech)  :: hendiadys
henna {n} (dye)  :: henna
hennin {n} (medieval headgear)  :: hennin
hen party {n} (bachelorette party) SEE: bachelorette party  ::
hen pigeon {n} (female pigeon)  :: [♂♀] duif {m} {f}, duivin {f}
Henrietta {prop} (feminine form of Henry)  :: Hendrika
Henriette {prop} (female given name) SEE: Henrietta  ::
Henry {prop} (given name)  :: Hendrik, Henk
hepatic {n} (liverwort) SEE: liverwort  ::
hepatitis {n} (liver inflammation)  :: hepatitis
hepatitis A {n} (acute form of hepatitis)  :: hepatitis A
hepatocarcinoma {n} (cancer of the liver) SEE: hepatoma  ::
heptagonal {adj} (Having seven angles and sides)  :: zevenhoekig
heptatonic {adj} (heptatonic)  :: heptatonisch
her {determiner} (belonging to)  :: haar {f}
her {pron} (she)  :: haar {f}
Hera {prop} (queen of the gods, wife of Zeus)  :: Hera
heraldry {n} (the profession of devising and blazoning arms)  :: wapenkunde {f}, heraldiek {f}
herb {n} (plant used in medicine)  :: kruid
herb {n} (plant used to flavour food)  :: kruid
herbaceous {adj} (botany: not woody)  :: kruidachtig
herbalism {n} ((obsolete) botany) SEE: botany  ::
herbal tea {n} (beverage made by infusion of herbs)  :: kruidenthee {m}
herbarium {n} (building or institution where a collection of plants is held)  :: herbarium
herbarium {n} (collection of dried plants)  :: herbarium
herbivore {n} (plant-eating organism)  :: herbivoor {m}, planteneter {m}
herd {n} (any collection of animals gathered or travelling in a company)  :: kudde {f}
herd {n} (herdsman)  :: herder {m}
herding dog {n} (herding dog)  :: Herdershond
herdsman {n} (a person who tends livestock, especially cows and sheep)  :: herder {m}
here {adv} (in, on, or at this place)  :: hier
here {adv} (to this place)  :: hierheen
here {n} (this place)  :: hier {n}
here {n} (this time, the present situation)  :: hier en nu {n}, heden {n}
hereabout {adv} (translation)  :: hieromtrent
hereafter {adv} (from now on) SEE: from now on  ::
hereafter {adv} (in time to come)  :: hierna
hereafter {n} (future existence)  :: hierna, hiernamaals
here and now {n} (present situation)  :: hier en nu {n}
here and there {adv} (from time to time) SEE: from time to time  ::
hereat {adv} (translation)  :: hierheen
hereby {adv} (formal phrase)  :: hierdoor, hierbij
hereditary {adj} (of a disease or trait: passed in the genes)  :: erfelijk
hereditary {adj} (of a person: holding a hereditary title or rank)  :: erfelijk, erf-
hereditary {adj} (of a title, honor or right: granted to somebody's descendant after that person's death)  :: erfelijk, erf-
hereditary {adj} (which is passed on as inheritance)  :: erfelijk
herefore {adv} (for this reason, on this account)  :: hiervoor
herein {adv} (within this content or context)  :: hierin, hierbij
hereinafter {adv} (In the parts of this document, statement, or book that follow; after this)  :: hieropvolgens
hereinbefore {adv} (translation)  :: hierinvoren
hereinto {adv} (translation)  :: hierheen
here lies {phrase} (epitaph)  :: hier rust
hereof {adv} (translation)  :: hiervan
hereon {adv} (translation)  :: hierop, hieraan
heresy {n} (a controversial opinion)  :: ketterij
heresy {n} (dissension from religious dogma)  :: dwaalleer {m}, ketterij {f}
heretic {adj} (heretical) SEE: heretical  ::
heretic {adj} (of or pertaining to heresy or heretics)  :: ketters
heretic {n} (someone who believes contrary to fundamentals)  :: ketter
heretical {adj} (contrary to mainstream or accepted opinion)  :: ketters
heretical {adj} (of or pertaining to heresy or heretics)  :: ketters
hereto {adv} (so far) SEE: so far  ::
hereto {adv} (translation)  :: hiertoe
heretofore {adv} (up to the present time)  :: hiertevoren
hereunder {adv} (translation)  :: hieronder
hereunto {adv} (translation)  :: hierheen, wetende
hereupon {adv} (translation)  :: hierop
herewith {adv} (with this (especially, with this letter or communication))  :: hiermee
here you are {phrase} (said when you hand something over)  :: [informal] alsjeblieft, [formal] alstublieft
heritable {adj}  :: overerfbaar
heritage {n} (property)  :: erfenis {f}
heritage {n} (tradition)  :: erfenis {f}, erfgoed {n}
Her Majesty {pron} (a title of respect when referring to a queen)  :: Hare Majesteit
Herman {prop} (given name)  :: Herman {m}
hermaphrodite {adj} (having both male and female gonads)  :: hermafrodiet, hermafrodiete
hermaphrodite {n} (individual or organism having both male and female gonads)  :: hermafrodiet {m}
hermeneutical {adj} (concerning hermeneutics)  :: hermeneutisch
hermit {n} (A recluse; someone who lives alone and shuns human companionship)  :: kluizenaar {m}
hermit {n} (A religious recluse; someone who lives alone for religious reasons; an eremite)  :: kluizenaar {m}
hermit crab {n} (crab)  :: heremietkreeft {m}
hermitic {adj} (of or pertaining to hermits) SEE: eremitic  ::
hermitical {adj} (of or pertaining to hermits) SEE: eremitic  ::
hernia {n} (part of the body protruding abnormally through a tear or opening in an adjacent part)  :: hernia {f}
hero {n} (main protagonist)  :: held {m}, hoofdrolspeler {m}
hero {n} (person of great bravery)  :: held {m}, heldin {f}
Herodotus {prop} (ancient historian)  :: Herodotus
heroin {n} (powerful and addictive drug)  :: heroïne {f}
heroine {n} (female hero)  :: heldin {f}
heron {n} (bird)  :: reiger {m}
herpes zoster {n} (acute viral inflammation)  :: gordelroos
herring {n} (fish in Clupea)  :: haring {m}
hers {pron} (that which belongs to her)  :: het hare, de hare
herself {pron} ((as intensifier) she)  :: zijzelf
Hertzsprung-Russell diagram {n} (plot of the absolute magnitude of stars)  :: Hertzsprung-Russelldiagram {n}
Hesiod {prop} (Greek poet)  :: Hesiodus
hesitate {v} (to stop or pause respecting decision or action)  :: aarzelen
Hesse {prop} (state)  :: Hessen
he's unconscious {phrase} (he's unconscious)  :: hij is bewusteloos
hetero {n} (heterosexual person)  :: heteroseksueel {m}
hetero- {prefix} (other)  :: hetero-
heterodoxy {n} (a heterodox belief, creed, or teaching)  :: ketterij, dwaalleer
heterodoxy {n} (the quality of being heterodox)  :: heterodoxie, onrechtszekerheid,
heterogeneity {n} (diversity) SEE: diversity  ::
heterogeneous {adj} (diverse in kind)  :: heterogeen, heterogene
heterogenous {adj} (heterogeneous) SEE: heterogeneous  ::
heterosexual {adj} (sexually attracted to members of the opposite sex)  :: heteroseksueel
heterosexual {n} (a heterosexual organism)  :: heteroseksueel {m} {f}
heterosexuality {n} (heterosexual orientation)  :: heteroseksualiteit {f}
heterovalent {adj} (describing a resonance structure that has one fewer single bond than others)  :: heterovalent
heterovalent {adj} (having a different valency)  :: heterovalent
Hettangian {n}  :: Hettangien
heuristic {adj} (relating to general strategies or methods for solving problems)  :: heuristisch, heuristische
heuristic {n} (heuristic method, heuristics)  :: heuristiek {f}
heuristics {n} (heuristic) SEE: heuristic  ::
hew {v} (to act according to)  :: zich conformeren met, zich richten naar
hew {v} (to chop away at; to whittle down; to mow down)  :: houwen
hew {v} (to shape; to form)  :: vormen, modelleren, boetseren,
he who laughs last laughs best {proverb}  :: wie het laatst lacht, lacht het best
he who laughs last laughs hardest {proverb} (he who laughs last laughs best) SEE: he who laughs last laughs best  ::
hex {n} (an evil spell or curse)  :: vloek, betovering, beheksing
hex {n} (a witch)  :: heks
hexadecimal {adj} (expressed in hexadecimal)  :: hexadecimaal, hexadecimale
hexadecimal {n} (number system with base 16)  :: heksadecimale talstelsel {n}
hexagon {n} (A polygon with six sides and six angles)  :: zeshoek {m}
hexagonal {adj} (crystallography: having three equal axes crossing at 60° and an unequal one crossing at 90°)  :: hexagonaal
hexagonal {adj} (geometry: having six edges, or having a cross-section in the form of a hexagon)  :: zeshoekig, hexagonaal
hexahedron {n} (polyhedron with six faces)  :: hexaëder
hexamethylenediamine {n} (hexamethylenediamine)  :: hexamethyleendiamine
hexanoic acid {n} (caproic acid) SEE: caproic acid  ::
hexapod {n} (insect) SEE: insect  ::
hex key {n} (hex head wrench) SEE: hex head wrench  ::
hey {interj} (exclamation to get attention)  :: he, he daar
hey {interj} (expression of surprise)  :: he, heh, huh
hey {interj} (informal greeting)  :: hoi
hey {interj} (protest or reprimand)  :: he, hela, ho, hola, homaar
hey {n} (country dancing figure)  :: hey
heyday {n} (a period of success, popularity or power)  :: hoogtijdagen, bloeitijd
Hezbollah {prop} (radical islamic organisation)  :: Hezbollah
Hezekiah {prop} (biblical king)  :: Hizkia, Jechizkia
hi {interj} (friendly, informal greeting)  :: hallo, hoi
hiatus {n} (condition of having such a break)  :: hiaat {n}
hiatus {n} (gap in a series)  :: hiaat {n}, lacune
hiatus {n} (interruption, break or pause)  :: hiaat {n}, gat {n}, onderbreking, interruptie, pauze
hiatus {n} (syllable break between two vowels)  :: hiaat {n}
hiatus {n} (vacation)  :: vakantie {n}
hibernate {v} (winter sleep)  :: overwinteren, een winterslaap houden
hibernation {n} (state of inactivity during winter)  :: winterslaap
hibiscus {n} (flower)  :: koraalmalve {m}
hiccup {n} (minor setback)  :: tegenvaller {m}
hiccup {n} (spasm of the diaphragm)  :: hik {m}
hiccup {v} (to hiccup)  :: hikken
hiccups {n} (the condition of having hiccup spasms)  :: hik {m}
hick {n} (country yokel or hillbilly)  :: boerenkinkel {m}, boerenpummel {m}, boer {m}, boerenlul {m}
hick {v} (hiccup) SEE: hiccup  ::
hickey {n} (bruise-like mark)  :: zuigplek {f}, zuigvlek {f}
hickey {n} (referring to an object whose name is unknown or cannot be recalled)  :: ding {n}, spul {n}
hickey {n} (swelling in a tissue area)  :: zwelling {f}, knobbel {m}
hidden {adj} (that has been hidden)  :: verborgen
hidden agenda {n} (wish (and plan) to implement a particular idea without telling anybody)  :: verborgen agenda, geheime agenda
hide {n} (skin of an animal)  :: huid {f}, vel {n}, vacht {f}, leer {n}
hide {v} ((intransitive))  :: zich verbergen , zich verstoppen , zich wegstoppen
hide {v} ((transitive))  :: verbergen, verstoppen, wegstoppen
hide and seek {n} (game)  :: verstoppertje {n}
hideous {adj} (extremely ugly)  :: afzichtelijk
hierarchal {adj} (pertaining to a hierarch)  :: hiërarchisch
hierarchy {n} (body of authoritative officials organised by rank)  :: hiërarchie {f}
hierarchy {n} (class of objects)  :: hiërarchie {f}, rangorde {f}
hierophant {n} (ancient Greek priest)  :: opperpriester
hierophant {n} (interpreter of sacred mysteries)  :: hiërofant
Higgs boson {n} (a hypothetical elementary particle)  :: Higgsboson {n}, Higgsdeeltje {n}
Higgs particle {n} (Higgs boson) SEE: Higgs boson  ::
high {adj} (elevated)  :: hoog
high {adj} (of great or large quantity)  :: hoog
high {adj} (slang: stoned)  :: high
high {adj} (tall, lofty)  :: hoog
high {n} (anticyclone) SEE: anticyclone  ::
high bar {n} (horizontal bar) SEE: horizontal bar  ::
high court {n} (supreme court) SEE: supreme court  ::
higher education {n} (university education or higher)  :: hoger onderwijs
High German consonant shift {prop} (sound change that affected the stop consonants of the High German languages)  :: Hoogduitse klankverschuiving {f}, tweede Germaanse klankverschuiving {f}
High Holidays {prop} (Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, collectively)  :: Hoge Feestdagen {p}
highland {adj} (relating to highlands)  :: hoogland {n}
highland {n} (mountainous land)  :: hoogland {n}
Highlander {n} (highlander) SEE: highlander  ::
high-level {adj} (of or pertaining to a person of high rank) SEE: high-ranking  ::
highlighter {n} (pen for highlighting)  :: markeerstift {m}
highly {adv}  :: zeer, hoog
high muckamuck {n} (muckamuck) SEE: muckamuck  ::
Highness {n} (form of address)  :: hoogheid {f}
high priest {n} (clergyman)  :: hogepriester {m}
high school {n} (secondary school)  :: middelbare school
high-spirited {adj} (energetic) SEE: energetic  ::
high tech {n} (high technology) SEE: high technology  ::
high tide {n} (climax, culminating point or phase)  :: climax, hoogtij {n}, hoogtepunt {n}, hoogdag {m}, hoogdagen {m}
high tide {n} (the natural tide at its highest level)  :: hoog tij {n}, hoog water {n}, hoogwater {n}, vloed
high tide {n} (the time of day when the sea has risen to its highest level)  :: hoog tij {n}, hoog water {n}, hoogwater {n}
high treason {n} (Criminal disloyalty to one's country)  :: hoogverraad
highway {n} (main public road)  :: autosnelweg {m}, autostrade {f}, snelweg {m}
highwayman {n} (a person who robbed travelers on roads)  :: struikrover {m}
highway robbery {n} (The asking of an excessive or exorbitant price) SEE: daylight robbery  ::
hi-hat {n} (drum kit part)  :: hihat {m}
hijack {v} (to seize control of a vehicle)  :: kapen, hijacken
hijacker {n} (someone who hijacks)  :: kaper {m}
hijacking {n} (act of one who hijacks)  :: gijzeling {f}, kaping {f}
Hijra {n}  :: Hidjra, hidjra
hike {n} (a long walk)  :: wandeling
hike {n} (an abrupt increase)  :: plotse stijging
hiking {n} (walking)  :: wandelen
hilarious {adj} (very funny; causing great merriment and laughter)  :: hilarisch
Hilda {prop} (female given name)  :: Hilda
hill {n} (elevated location)  :: heuvel {m}
hilly {adj} (abounding in hills)  :: heuvelachtig
hilt {n} (grip of a sword)  :: heft {n}
him {pron} (accusative / direct object)  :: hem
him {pron} (dative / indirect object)  :: hem
him {pron} (he) SEE: he  ::
him {pron} (himself) SEE: himself  ::
him {pron} (objective after preposition)  :: hem
Himalayas {prop} (a mountain range of south-central Asia)  :: Himalaya
himself {pron} ((emphatic, exclusive) he)  :: zelf, hijzelf
himself {pron} ((reflexive) male person as the previously mentioned object)  :: zich, zichzelf
hind {adj} (located at the rear)  :: achterst
hind {n} (female deer)  :: hinde {f}
hindbrain {n} (hindbrain)  :: ruithersenen
hinder {adj} (of or belonging to that part in the rear)  :: achterste
hinder {v} (to delay or impede movement)  :: hinderen [hinder, impede], verhinderen [hinder, impede], vertragen [delay]
hinder {v} (to make a task difficult)  :: hinderen [hinder], moeilijk maken [make difficult]
Hindi {prop} (language)  :: Hindi {n}
Hindi-Urdu {prop} (Hindustani) SEE: Hindustani  ::
hindquarter {n} (hind leg of a quadruped)  :: achtereinde {n}, achterhand {n}
hindquarter {n} (human behind)  :: achtereinde {n}, achterwerk {n}, achterste {n}
hindquarter {n} (rear half of a side of an animal)  :: achtereinde {n}, achterhand {n}
Hindu {adj} (of or relating to Hinduism)  :: hindoeïstisch
Hinduism {n} (religion)  :: hindoeïsme {n}
Hinduistic {adj} (of or pertaining to Hinduism)  :: hindoeïstisch
Hindustan {prop} (India) SEE: India  ::
Hindustani {prop} (language)  :: Hindoestani
hinge {n} (device for the pivoting of a door)  :: scharnier {n}, hengsel {n}
hinge {n} (philately: paper rectangle for affixing postage stamps) SEE: stamp hinge  ::
hinge {n} (point in time, on which subsequent events depend)  :: keerpunt, hoeksteen
hinge {n} (statistics: median of upper or lower half of a batch) SEE: quartile  ::
hinny {n} (hybrid offspring of a male horse and a female donkey)  :: muilezel {m}
hint {n} (clue)  :: aanwijzing {f}
hinterland {n} (land immediately next to a coast)  :: achterland {n}, binnenland {n}
hinterland {n} (remote or undeveloped area)  :: hinterland {n}, achterland {n}
hinterland {n} (rural territory surrounding urban area)  :: platteland {n}, hinterland {n}, achterland {n}
hip {n} (joint)  :: heup {f}
hip {n} (the fruit of a rose)  :: rozenbottel {f}
hip bone {n} (bone)  :: heupbeen {n}
hip hip hooray {interj} (an exclamation of congratulations)  :: hieperderpiep hoera
hip hop {n} (popular urban culture) SEE: hip-hop  ::
hip-hop {n} (urban youth culture)  :: hip-hop
hippie {n} (1960s nonconformist)  :: hippie {m} {f}
hippocaust {n} (hypocaust) SEE: hypocaust  ::
Hippocrates {prop} (an Ancient Greek male given name)  :: Hippocrates
hippopotamus {n} (large African mammal)  :: nijlpaard {n}
hippotigrine {adj} (zebrine)  :: zebra-achtig
hire {n} (a person who has been hired)  :: werknemer {m}
hire {v} (to accept employment)  :: werk aannemen
hire {v} (to employ)  :: aanwerven, aanstellen
hire {v} (to exchange the services of for remuneration)  :: verhuren
hire {v} (to obtain the services of in return for fixed payment)  :: huren
Hiroshima {prop} (a city in Honshu, Japan)  :: Hiroshima
hirsute {adj} (hairy)  :: harig, behaard
his {determiner} (attributive: belonging to him)  :: zijn {m}
his {pron} (that which belongs to him)  :: de zijne, aan hem
His Majesty {pron} (title of respect used when referring to a king)  :: Zijne Majesteit
His Royal Highness {pron} (royal title)  :: Zijne Koninklijke Hoogheid
hist {interj} (a sibilant exclamation that one should be silent)  :: sst
histology {n} (the study of the microscopic structure)  :: weefselleer
historian {n} (writer of history)  :: historicus {m}, geschiedkundige {m} {f}
historic {adj} (having significance in history)  :: historisch
historic {adj} (historical) SEE: historical  ::
historical {adj} (pertaining to history)  :: geschiedkundig, historisch
historic present tense {n} (tense) SEE: historical present tense  ::
history {n} (aggregate of past events)  :: geschiedenis {f}
history {n} (branch of knowledge that studies the past)  :: geschiedenis {f}
history {n} (medicine: list of past and continuing medical conditions)  :: geschiedenis {f}
histrionic {adj} (excessively dramatic)  :: theatraal, pathetisch
histrionic {adj} (relating to acting)  :: theatraal
hit {n} (attack on a location)  :: aanslag {m}
hit {n} (blow, punch)  :: slag {f}, stoot {m}
hit {n} (success, especially in the entertainment industry)  :: hit {m}
hit {v} (to give a blow)  :: raken, treffen, slaan
hit {v} (to manage to touch in the right place)  :: raken, treffen
hitchhike {v} (to try to get a ride in a passing vehicle while standing at the side of a road)  :: liften, [Belgium] autostop doen
hitchhiker {n} (a person who hitchhikes)  :: lifter {m}, liftster {f}
hither {adv} (to here)  :: hierheen, alhier, herwaarts
hitherto {adv} (up to this time)  :: tot dan toe, tot hiertoe, tot dusver, tot nu toe, tot dusverre
hitman {n} (a contract killer; usually paid by mafia)  :: huurmoordenaar {m}, huurdoder {m}
hit point {n} (A unit of damage)  :: raakpunt {n}
hit the hay {v} (to go to bed)  :: naar bed gaan, gaan slapen
hit the nail on the head {v} (identify something exactly)  :: de spijker op de kop slaan
Hittite {n} (person)  :: Hettiet {m}
Hittite {prop} (language)  :: Hettitisch {n}
HIV {n} (human immunodeficiency virus)  :: hiv
hive {n} (a box or basket for the reception and habitation of a swarm of honeybees) SEE: beehive  ::
hives {n} (medical condition) SEE: urticaria  ::
Hmong {prop} (people)  :: Hmong
hmph {interj} (sound of annoyance or indignation) SEE: humph  ::
HNLMS {initialism} (Her Netherlands Majesty's Ship)  :: Hr.Ms. {f}
HNLMS {initialism} (His Netherlands Majesty's Ship)  :: Zr.Ms. {m}
HNMS {initialism} (Netherlands)  :: Zr.Ms. {m}, Hr.Ms. {f}
hnn {interj} (indicating thinking or pondering) SEE: hmm  ::
ho {n} (whore)  :: hoer
hoard {v} (to amass)  :: opstapelen
hoarfrost {n} (frozen dew drops)  :: rijm {m}, rijp {m}, dauwvorst {m}, vriesdauw {m}
hoarse {adj} (afflicted by a dry, quite harsh voice)  :: schor
hoary {adj} (white or gray with age)  :: wit, grijs [van ouderdom]
hobbit {n} (fictional small humanoid creature)  :: hobbit {m}
hobby {n} (activity done for enjoyment in spare time)  :: hobby {f}, vrijetijdsbesteding {f}
hobby horse {n} (child's toy)  :: stokpaard {n}, stokpaardje {n}
hobby horse {n} (early bicycle)  :: draisine {f}
hobby horse {n} (topic about which someone loves to talk)  :: stokpaardje {n}
hobnob {n} (informal chat)  :: babbel {m}, [dialectal, Belgium] klapke {n}
hobnob {v} (associate in a friendly manner with)  :: babbelen, kletsen, [dialectal, Belgium] klappen
hobnob {v} (drink with)  :: drinken, borrelen
hobo {n} (homeless person)  :: dakloze {m}, zwerver {m}, vagebond {m}, landloper {m}
hobo {n} (tramp, vagabond; bum)  :: leegloper {m}, vagebond {m}
Ho Chi Minh {prop} (Ho Chi Minh City) SEE: Ho Chi Minh City  ::
Ho Chi Minh City {prop} (Saigon) SEE: Saigon  ::
hock {v} (leave with a pawnbroker as security)  :: verpanden
hockey stick {n} (instrument used in field hockey)  :: hockeystick
hodgepodge {n} (collection of miscellaneous things; a jumble)  :: mikmak {m}, mengelmoes
hoe {n} (agricultural tool)  :: schoffel {m}, hak {m}
hoe {v} (to use the gardening tool)  :: schoffelen
hog {n} (animal of the family Suidae)  :: varken
hog {v} (to greedily take more than one's share, to take precedence at the expense of another or others)  :: voor zichzelf opeisen, schrokken
hogherd {n} (swineherd) SEE: swineherd  ::
hogshead {n} (cask)  :: okshoofd, oxhoofd
hogshead {n} (measure)  :: okshoofd, oxhoofd
hog-tie {v} (figurative use)  :: kluisteren, knevelen
hoi polloi {n} (elite) SEE: elite  ::
hoi polloi {n} (the common people)  :: gepeupel
hoist {v} (transitive: to raise; to lift; to elevate)  :: optillen, hijsen, ophijsen
hokey {adj} (corny, overly sentimental)  :: melig
hokey {adj} (phony, obviously of flimsy credibility)  :: nep, flauw, zwak, slap
Hokkaido {prop} (a northern largest island of Japan, or a prefecture based in itself)  :: Hokkaido
Hokkien {prop} (Min Nan) SEE: Min Nan  ::
hold {n} (cargo area)  :: ruim {n}, scheepsruim {n}
hold {v} (to cause to wait)  :: tegenhouden
hold {v} (to contain)  :: bevatten
hold {v} (to detain)  :: vasthouden
hold {v} (to grasp)  :: houden, vasthouden
hold {v} (to keep possession)  :: bijhouden
holdall {n} (large bag)  :: sporttas {c}
holder {n} (a person who possesses something)  :: houder {m}
hold on {v} (to hold, grasp, or grip)  :: vasthouden
hold on {v} (wait a minute)  :: wachten
hold out {v} (withhold something)  :: achterhouden
hole {n} (hollow in some surface)  :: gaatje {n}, gat {n}, holletje {n}, opening {f}
hole {n} (opening in a solid)  :: holte {f}, gat {n}, opening {f}
hole {n} (orifice (see anus etc. for specific body cavities))  :: lichaamsholte
hole {n} (pit) SEE: pit  ::
hole {n} (place where a prisoner is kept)  :: de put {m} , vergeetput, bajes, lik, nor
hole {n} (portion of a game of golf)  :: hole
hole {n} (security vulnerability)  :: gat {n}, leemte
hole {n} (undesirable place)  :: de put {m} , zwart gat {n}
hole {n} (weakness, flaw)  :: gat {n}, leemte, zwakke plek
hole {v} (to make holes)  :: doorboren, doorzeven
hole punch {n} (tool)  :: perforator {m}
holiday {n} (day declared free from work by the government)  :: feestdag {m}
holiday {n} (day on which a festival, etc, is traditionally observed)  :: feestdag {m}
holiday {n} (period during which pupils and students do not attend their school or university)  :: vakantie
holiday {n} (period of one or more days taken off work by an employee for leisure)  :: vakantie {f}
holiday {n} (period taken off work or study for travel)  :: vakantie {f}
holidayer {n} (one who is on holiday) SEE: holiday-maker  ::
holiday home {n} (second home)  :: vakantieappartement {n}
holidaymaker {n} (one who is on holiday) SEE: vacationer  ::
holiday-maker {n} (somebody on holiday)  :: vakantieganger {m}
holism {n}  :: Holisme
Holland {prop} (a region of The Netherlands)  :: Holland {n}
Holland {prop} (the Netherlands)  :: Nederland {n}
Hollandic {prop} (contemporary dialect)  :: Hollands
holler {n} (A yell, shout)  :: kreet, gil, roep, schreeuw, brul
holler {n} (By extension, any communication to get somebody's attention)  :: gebrul {n}, gegil {n}, geschreeuw, geroep {n}
holler {v} (to call out one or more words)  :: brullen, roepen, uitroepen, uitschreeuwen
holler {v} (to yell, shout)  :: brullen, roepen, schreeuwen
hollow {adj} (having an empty space inside)  :: hol
hollow {adj} (without substance)  :: leeg
hollow {n} (sunken area)  :: laagte {f}
hollow out {v} (make hollow)  :: uithollen
holly {n} (any of various shrubs or small trees of the genus Ilex)  :: hulst {m}
Hollywood {prop} (area of Los Angeles)  :: Hollywood
Hollywood {prop} (the American motion picture industry)  :: Hollywood
holme {n} (small island)  :: holm {m}
holmium {n} (chemical element)  :: holmium {n}
holocaust {n} (sacrifice to a god)  :: holocaust
Holocaust {prop} (the mass murder of 6 million Jews by Nazi Germany)  :: jodenvervolging {f}
holograph {n} (hologram) SEE: hologram  ::
holonym {n} (a term that denotes a whole whose part is denoted by the other term)  :: holoniem {n}
holster {n} (case for carrying a gun)  :: holster {m}
holy {adj} (dedicated for a specific purpose)  :: heilig
holy {adj} (dedicated to a religious purpose)  :: heilig, sacraal, gewijd
holy {adj} (flawless)  :: foutloos, [in expression: ... huisje] heilig, volmaakt, perfect
holy {adj} (revered in a religion)  :: heilig, sacraal
Holy Book {prop} (Holy Writ) SEE: Holy Writ  ::
Holy Communion {prop} (Christian sacrament)  :: communie
holy grail {n} (distant, near impossible goal)  :: heilige graal {f}
Holy Grail {prop} (artifact in Christian mythology)  :: Heilige Graal {f}
holy moley {interj} (holy smoke) SEE: holy smoke  ::
Holy Roman Empire {prop} (political group)  :: Heilige Roomse Rijk
Holy See {prop} (episcopal see of the Roman Catholic Church)  :: Heilige Stoel
holy smoke {interj} (expression of surprise)  :: wel heb ik ooit, allemachtig
Holy Spirit {prop} (Christian: aspect of the Holy Trinity)  :: Heilige Geest {m}
Holy Thursday {prop} (Maundy Thursday) SEE: Maundy Thursday  ::
holy water {n} (water, sanctified)  :: wijwater {n}
Holy Week {prop} (week preceding Easter)  :: Goede Week
homage {n} (artistic work imitating another in a flattering style)  :: hommage
homage {n} (demonstration of respect)  :: eerbetoon {n}, hommage {f}, hulde {f}, huldeblijk {n}
homage {n} (in feudalism, the formal oath of a vassal to his or her lord)  :: hommage, leenhulde, manschap {n}
home {adv} (at home)  :: thuis
home {adv} (homewards)  :: naar huis
home {n} (childhood or parental home)  :: thuis {n}
home {n} (habitat)  :: habitat
home {n} (house or structure in which someone lives)  :: huis {m}, heem {n}, thuis {n}
home {n} (place of refuge or rest)  :: tehuis {n}
home {n} (place of the affections)  :: thuis
home {n} (someone’s native land)  :: moederland {n}
home base {n} (baseball) SEE: home plate  ::
home cinema {n} (theatre-quality movie system at home)  :: thuisbioscoop {m}
homecoming {n} (the act of returning home)  :: thuiskomst {f}
home country {n} (the country where a person was born and raised)  :: thuisland {n}
home economics {n} (the study of homemaking)  :: huishoudkunde {f}
home is where the heart is {proverb}  :: eigen haard is goud waard
Homel {prop} (Gomel) SEE: Gomel  ::
homeland {n} (homeland)  :: thuisland {n}
homeless {adj} (lacking a permanent residence)  :: dakloos
homemade {adj} (made at home)  :: huisgemaakt
homeomorphism {n} (in topology)  :: homeomorfisme {n}
homeopathy {n} (system of treating diseases with very small amounts)  :: homeopathie {f}
homeostasis {n} (ability to stabilize internal environment)  :: homeostase {f}
homeowner {n} (someone who owns a house)  :: huiseigenaar {m}
home page {n} (the main or first page of a web site)  :: homepage, thuispagina
home plate {n} (pentagonal rubber object)  :: thuishonk
homer {n} (four-base hit) SEE: home run  ::
homer {n} (homing pigeon) SEE: homing pigeon  ::
Homer {prop} (Ancient Greek poet)  :: Homerus
home school {n} (boarding school) SEE: boarding school  ::
homeschooling {n} (teaching children at home)  :: thuisonderwijs {n}
homesickness {n} (missing one's home or family)  :: heimwee {n}
homestretch {n} (final stretch of a race track) SEE: home stretch  ::
hometown {n} (place of birth or residence)  :: vaderstad {m} {f}
homeward {adv} (towards home)  :: huiswaarts
homework {n} (preliminary or preparatory work)  :: huiswerk
homework {n} (work that is done at home)  :: huiswerk, huistaak
homicide {n} (the killing of one person by another)  :: doodslag {m} (unintentional), moord {m} (intentional)
homing pigeon {n} (domesticated rock pigeon with strong homing instinct)  :: postduif {m} {f}
homocentric {adj} (anthropocentric) SEE: anthropocentric  ::
homoerotic {adj} (homosexual) SEE: homosexual  ::
homogeneity {n} (quality of being homogeneous)  :: homogeniteit {f}
homogeneous {adj} (of the same kind; alike, similar)  :: homogeen
homomorphism {n} (notion in mathematics)  :: homomorfisme {n}
homonym {n} (word with the same sound or spelling but different meaning)  :: homoniem {n}
homonymous {adj} (having the same name)  :: gelijknamig
homophobe {n} (A person who is opposed to homosexuals and homosexuality)  :: homofoob {m}
homophone {n} (words with the same pronunciation)  :: homofoon {m}
homosexual {adj} (sexually attracted solely or primarily to the same sex)  :: homoseksueel, [slang] van de verkeerde kant
homosexual {n} (person who is attracted solely or primarily to others of the same sex)  :: homoseksueel {m}, homo {m}
homosexuality {n} (sexual orientation)  :: homoseksualiteit {f}
homothecy {n} (homothety) SEE: homothety  ::
homotopic {adj} ((topology) such that there is an interval of maps joining one to the other)  :: homotopisch
homovalent {adj} (Having the same valency)  :: homovalent
Honduras {prop} (A country in Central America)  :: Honduras
hone {v} (to make more acute, intense or effective)  :: verfijnen
hone {v} (to produce a precision bore with a hone)  :: kalibreren
hone {v} (to sharpen with a hone)  :: aanzetten, slijpen, scherp maken
honed {adj}  :: geslepen, verfijnd
honest {adj} (scrupulous with regard to telling the truth)  :: eerlijk
honesty {n} (quality of being honest)  :: eerlijkheid {f}
honey {n} (sweet substance produced by bees)  :: honing {m}
honey {n} (term of affection)  :: schat {m}, schatje {n}
honey badger {n} (Mellivora capensis)  :: honingdas {m}
honeybadger {n} (honey badger) SEE: honey badger  ::
honey bear {n} (kinkajou) SEE: kinkajou  ::
honey bear {n} (sloth bear) SEE: sloth bear  ::
honey bear {n} (sun bear) SEE: sun bear  ::
honey bee {n} (bee)  :: honingbij {f}, bij {f}, imme {f}
honeybee {n} (honey bee) SEE: honey bee  ::
honeycomb stomach {n} (reticulum) SEE: reticulum  ::
honeymoon {n} (period of time immediately following a marriage)  :: wittebroodsweken {p}
honeymoon {n} (period of unusually good feelings)  :: wittebroodsweken {p}
honeymoon {n} (trip taken by a newly wed married couple)  :: huwelijksreis {f} {m}
honeymoon {v} (to travel on a honeymoon)  :: een huwelijksreis maken
honeysuckle {n} (plant)  :: kamperfoelie
hong bao {n} (red envelope) SEE: red envelope  ::
Hong Kong {prop} (coastal administrative region in south-east China)  :: Hongkong
Honiara {prop} (the capital of the Solomon Islands)  :: Honiara
honor {n} (honour) SEE: honour  ::
honor {v} (confer honor on) SEE: honour  ::
honor {v} (to conform to, abide by, act in accordance with) SEE: honour  ::
honor {v} (to show respect for) SEE: honour  ::
honorable {adj} (worthy of respect)  :: eervol
honored {adj} (respected, having received honor) SEE: honoured  ::
honorificabilitudinitatibus {n} (being able to receive honours)  :: eerbewijsontvankelijkheid
honour {n} (token of praise or respect)  :: eer {m}
honour {v} (confer honour on)  :: eren, huldigen
honour {v} (think of, respect highly)  :: vereren, eren, huldigen, respecteren
hood {adj} (Relating to inner-city everyday life, both positive and negative aspects)  :: wijk-, buurt-
hood {n} (front of car)  :: motorkap {f}, kap {f}
hood {n} (headwear)  :: kap {f}, capuchon {m}
hood {n} (neighbourhood) SEE: neighbourhood  ::
hood {n} (protective cover)  :: kap {f}, beschermingskap {f}
hood {n} (thug) SEE: thug  ::
-hood {suffix} (condition or state)  :: -heid {f}
hood {v} (cover with a hood)  :: bedekken
hooded crow {n} (Corvus cornix)  :: bonte kraai
hoodiecrow {n} (hooded crow) SEE: hooded crow  ::
hoof {n} (tip of a toe of ungulates)  :: hoef {m}
hoo-ha {n} (a fuss, commotion, uproar)  :: herrie {f}, drukte {f}, ophef {m}
hook {n} (fishhook)  :: haak
hook {n} (rod bent into a curved shape)  :: haak
hook {v} (make addicted)  :: verslaven
hook {v} (to attach a hook)  :: haken
hook {v} (to catch with a hook)  :: aan de haak slaan
hook {v} (to connect)  :: in elkaar haken
hookah {n} (pipe)  :: waterpijp {c}
hook up {v} (to connect to something)  :: aansluiten
hooligan {n} (person that causes trouble or violence)  :: hooligan {m} {f}, vechtersbaas {m}, onruststoker {m}
hoon {n} (lout)  :: ruziemaker {m}
hoon {n} (young man who drives badly or excessively quickly)  :: wegpiraat {m}
hoop {n} (circular band of metal used to bind a barrel)  :: hoepel {m}, reep {m}, tonnenband {m}
hoop {n} (hoop earring) SEE: hoop earring  ::
hoop {n} (jockey) SEE: jockey  ::
hoop {n} (quart pot) SEE: quart pot  ::
hoopster {n} (basketball player) SEE: basketball player  ::
hooray {interj} (elated expression of approval)  :: hoera
hooter {n} (owl) SEE: owl  ::
hooter {n} (slang: nose) SEE: schnozzle  ::
hoover {n} (vacuum cleaner) SEE: vacuum cleaner  ::
hoover {v} (vacuum) SEE: vacuum  ::
hop {v} (jump a short distance)  :: huppen
hope {n} (belief that something wished for can happen)  :: hoop de
hope {n} (person or thing that is a source of hope)  :: hoop de
hope {v} (to want something to happen, with expectation that it might)  :: hopen
hopeful {adj}  :: hoopvol (feeling hope), hoopgevend (promising)
hopefully {adv} (in a hopeful manner)  :: hoopvol
hopefully {adv} (it is hoped that)  :: hopelijk
hopeless {adj} (desperate) SEE: desperate  ::
hopeless {adj} (destitute of hope; having no expectation of good; despairing)  :: hopeloos, uitzichtloos, kansloos
Hopi {prop} (Hopi language)  :: Hopi
hoplite {n} (A heavily-armed infantry soldier of Ancient Greece)  :: hopliet, gewapend voetvolk
hopscotch {n} (child's game)  :: hinkelen {n}
hop to it {v} (hurry up) SEE: hurry up  ::
horde {n} (a large number of people)  :: horde
horde {n} (wandering troop or gang)  :: horde {m} {f}
hordeolum {n} (infection) SEE: stye  ::
horizon {n} (line that appears to separate the Earth from the sky)  :: horizon {m}, horizont {m}
horizontal {adj} (parallel to the plane of the horizon)  :: horizontaal
hormonal {adj} (of or pertaining to the menstrual cycle)  :: hormonaal
hormonal {adj} (pertaining to hormones)  :: hormonaal
hormone {n} (substance produced by the body that effects physiological activity)  :: hormoon {n}
horn {n} (antler) SEE: antler  ::
horn {n} (any of several musical wind instruments)  :: hoorn {m}
horn {n} (conical device used to direct waves)  :: horen {m}
horn {n} (growth on the heads of certain animals)  :: hoorn {m}
horn {n} (instrument used to signal others)  :: hoorn {m}
horn {n} (loud alarm, especially on a motor vehicle)  :: toeter, claxon
horn {n} (substance)  :: hoorn {n}
hornbeam {n} (tree of Carpinus)  :: haagbeuk {m}
hornbook {n} (hornbook)  :: abecedarium
hornet {n} (a large wasp, of the genus Vespa, with a brown and yellow striped body)  :: hoornaar {c}
Horn of Africa {prop} (peninsula in East Africa)  :: Hoorn van Afrika {m}
horn of plenty {n} (Craterellus cornucopioides) SEE: black chanterelle  ::
horny {adj} (hard or bony)  :: hoornig
horny {adj} (having horns)  :: gehoornd
horny {adj} (sexually aroused)  :: geil, opgewonden
horny {adj} (sexually arousing)  :: geil, opwindend, spannend
horologist {n} (a person who makes or repairs clocks)  :: horlogemaker
horology {n} (art, science and technology of timekeeping)  :: horologie {f}
horoscope {n} (astrological forecast)  :: horoscoop
horrific {adj} (causing horror)  :: afschuwelijk
horror movie {n} (motion picture which horrifies or frightens)  :: horrorfilm {m}
horse {n} (gymnastic equipment)  :: bok
horse {n} (members of the species Equus ferus)  :: paard {n}, arch. ros {n}
horse chestnut {n} (tree)  :: paardenkastanje {m}
horsefly {n} (fly of the family Tabanidae)  :: paardenvlieg {f}, horzel {m} {f}
horseling {n} (foal) SEE: foal  ::
horseling {n} (pony) SEE: pony  ::
horseman {n} (man who rides a horse)  :: ruiter {m}
horsemanship {n} (equestrianism) SEE: equestrianism  ::
horsepower {n} (metric)  :: (metrieke) paardenkracht (symbol pk)
horsepower {n} (non-metric)  :: (mechanische) paardenkracht
horsepower {n} (strength)  :: macht
horseradish {n} (condiment)  :: mierikswortel {m}, mierik {m}, boerenradijs {m}
horseradish {n} (plant)  :: mierik {m}
horseshoe {n} (metallic shoe of a horse)  :: hoefijzer {n}
horseshoe {n} (shape of a horseshoe)  :: hoefijzer {n}
horsetail {n} (plant)  :: paardenstaart {m}
hortatory {adj} (encouraging)  :: bemoedigend, ondersteunend
hortensia {n} (hydrangea) SEE: hydrangea  ::
hose {n} (flexible tube)  :: slang {f}
hose {n} (stocking-like garment) SEE: tights  ::
hose down {v} (To calm down a person )  :: Iemand tot bedaren brengen
hose down {v} (To put out or reduce a fire)  :: uitdoven
hospice {n} (a facility or organization offering palliative care for the terminally ill)  :: hospice
hospitable {adj} (cordial and generous towards guests)  :: gastvrij
hospital {n} (building)  :: ziekenhuis {n}, hospitaal {n}, gasthuis {n}
hospitalise {v} (hospitalize) SEE: hospitalize  ::
hospitality {n} (act or service)  :: gastvrijheid
host {n} (biology: cell or organism which harbors another organism)  :: gastheer {m}
host {n} (computing: computer attached to a network)  :: host {m}
host {n} (computing: computer or software component that provides services)  :: host {m}
host {n} (consecrated bread)  :: hostie {m}
host {n} (genetics: organism bearing certain genetic material)  :: drager {m}
host {n} (large number of items)  :: berg {m}, troep {m}
host {n} (moderator)  :: moderator {m}, gastheer {m}, gastvrouw {f}, gastgever {m}
host {n} (multitude of people arrayed as an army)  :: heerschaar {c} [archaic], leger {n}, troep {m} [usually plural]
host {n} (person or organisation responsible for running an event)  :: organisator {m}, gastgever {m}
host {n} (person who receives or entertains a guest)  :: gastheer {m}, gastvrouw {f}, gastgever {m}
host {v} (computing: run software for a remote user or process)  :: hosten
host {v} (perform the role of a host)  :: ontvangen, onderbrengen, modereren [show]
hostage {n} (person given as a pledge or security)  :: gijzelaar {m}
hostel {n} (an affordable overnight lodging place)  :: herberg {m}, pension {n}
hostel {n} (a temporary refuge for the homeless providing a bed and sometimes food)  :: hospies {n}
hostel {n} (short for youth hostel) SEE: youth hostel  ::
hostile {adj} (belonging or appropriate to an enemy)  :: vijandig
hostility {n} (a hostile action, especially a military action)  :: vijandigheid {f},vijandelijkheid {f}
hostility {n} (state of being hostile)  :: hostiliteit {f}, vijandigheid {f}, vijandschap {f}
hostler {n} (person at an inn who looks after horses)  :: staljongen {m}
hot {adj} (having a high temperature)  :: heet, warm
hot {adj} (slang: physically very attractive)  :: lekker, heet, geil, porno [coarse slang]
hot {adj} (spicy)  :: pittig, pikant, heet
hot-air balloon {n} (A balloon-shaped aircraft filled with hot air.)  :: heteluchtballon {m}
hot chocolate {n} (beverage)  :: warme choco
hotchpotch {n} (hodgepodge) SEE: hodgepodge  ::
hot dog {v} (to perform a dangerous act as display) SEE: show off  ::
hotel {n} (establishment providing accommodation)  :: hotel {n}
hot favorite {n} (one that is favored above others)  :: favoriet {m}, kakkernestje {n} [Flemish, familiar]
hothead {n} (one who angers easily or goes in search of arguments or fights)  :: heethoofd {m} {f}, driftkikker {m} {f}
hotkey {n}  :: sneltoets {c}
hot spell {n} (heatwave) SEE: heatwave  ::
hot-tempered {adj} (easily angered)  :: heetgebakerd, heetbloedig
Hottentot {prop} (archaic, a member of the Khoekhoe people)  :: Hottentot {m}
Hottentot {prop} (Khoekhoe) SEE: Khoekhoe  ::
Hottentot teal {n} (Anas hottentota)  :: hottentottaling
hottie {n} (informal: hot-water bottle) SEE: hot water bottle  ::
hot water bottle {n} (a flexible bottle for heat therapy)  :: kruik, warmwaterkruik
hound {n} (dog)  :: jachthond {m}
hour {n} (time period of sixty minutes)  :: uur {n}, stonde {f}
hourglass {n} (clock)  :: zandloper {m}
hourglass figure {n} (a human body shape resembling an hourglass)  :: wespentaille
house {n} (bingo) SEE: bingo  ::
house {n} (debating chamber for government politicians)  :: kamer {m} {f}
house {n} (dynasty, familiar descendance)  :: huis {n}
house {n} (genre of music) SEE: house music  ::
house {n} (human abode)  :: huis {n}, onderkomen {n}
house {v} (admit to residence)  :: onderbrengen
house arrest {n} (confinement of a person, by authorities, to his or her residence)  :: huisarrest
houseboat {n} (a vessel, such as a barge, used as a dwelling)  :: woonboot {c}
house-broken {adj} (house-trained) SEE: house-trained  ::
housebroken {adj} (house-trained) SEE: house-trained  ::
house cat {n} (domestic cat) SEE: domestic cat  ::
housefly {n} (fly)  :: huisvlieg {m} {f}
household deity {n} (minor god or goddess who protects a home or family)  :: huisgod {m}
household name {n} (genericized trademark) SEE: genericized trademark  ::
house martin {n} (common house martin) SEE: common house martin  ::
housemate {n} (someone living in the same house)  :: huisgenoot {m}
house mouse {n} (mouse of the species Mus musculus)  :: huismuis {f}, muis {f}
house music {n} (type of music)  :: house {c}
house of cards {n} (structure made by laying cards perpendicularly on top of each other)  :: kaartenhuis {n}
house of cards {n} (structure or argument built on a shaky foundation)  :: kaartenhuis {n}
House of Commons {prop} (lower house in UK or Canadian parliament)  :: Lagerhuis
house of correction {n} (penitentiary facility)  :: huis van correctie {n}, correctie
house of ill fame {n} (brothel) SEE: brothel  ::
House of Lords {prop} (upper chamber of UK parliament)  :: Hogerhuis
House of Representatives {prop} (lower house of parliament)  :: Huis van Afgevaardigden {n}
house of worship {n} (house of worship) SEE: place of worship  ::
house rat {n} (black rat) SEE: black rat  ::
house rule {n} (a rule adopted by a particular establishment)  :: huisregel {m}
house rules {n} (plural form of house rule)  :: huisregels {p}
house-search {n} (thorough search of a home)  :: huiszoeking
house-trained {adj} (trained not to excrete indoors)  :: zindelijk
house warming {n} (party)  :: instuif {m}, huiswarming {f}
housewife {n} (female head of household)  :: huisvrouw {f}
hovercraft {n} (a vehicle supported on a cushion of air)  :: hovercraft, luchtkussenvoertuig {n}
hoverfly {n} (fly in the family Syrphidae)  :: zweefvliege
how {adv} (in what manner)  :: hoe
how {adv} (in what state)  :: hoe
how {adv} (to what degree)  :: hoe
how {adv} (used as a modifier to indicate surprise, delight, or other strong feelings)  :: hoe
how {conj} (in which way)  :: hoe
how are you {phrase} (greeting)  :: hoe gaat het?, hoe is het?, [informal] alles goed?
how come {adv} (why)  :: hoe komt het dat, waarom
how did he die {phrase} (what were the circumstances of his death)  :: hoe is hij gestorven?
how do I get to {phrase} (how do I get to...?)  :: hoe kom ik bij, hoe kom ik in
how do I get to the airport {phrase} (how do I get to the airport?)  :: hoe kom ik bij de luchthaven, hoe kom ik bij het vliegveld
how do I get to the bus station {phrase} (how do I get to the bus station?)  :: hoe kom ik bij het busstation
how do I get to the train station {phrase} (how do I get to the train station?)  :: hoe kom ik bij het station
how do you do {phrase} (how do you do)  :: Hoe maakt u het?
how do you pronounce this word {phrase} (how do you pronounce this word?)  :: hoe spreek je dit woord uit
how do you say...in English {phrase} (request for translation into English)  :: hoe zeg je...in het Engels?
how do you spell this word {phrase} (how do you spell this word?)  :: hoe spel je dit woord?
howdy {interj} (hi) SEE: hi  ::
however {adv} (nevertheless)  :: daarentegen, echter
however {conj} (in whatever manner)  :: eender hoe
howl {n} (prolonged cry of distress or anguish)  :: gebrul {n}, gehuil {n}, gejammer {n}
howl {n} (protracted, mournful cry of a dog or a wolf)  :: gehuil {n}
howl {v} (to utter a sound expressive of pain or distress)  :: huilen, jammeren
howl {v} (to utter with outcry)  :: uitroepen, uitschreeuwen
howler {n} (joke)  :: giller {m}
howler {n} (mistake)  :: blunder {m}, miskleun {m}
how long {adj} (how long (distance))  :: hoe lang
how many {determiner} (what number)  :: hoeveel
how much {adv} (what is the cost/price)  :: hoeveel
how much {determiner} (what quantity)  :: hoeveel
how much does it cost {phrase} (how much is it)  :: hoe duur is het? hoeveel kost het?
how much is it {phrase} (how much does it cost) SEE: how much does it cost  ::
how no {adv} (why not) SEE: why not  ::
how old are you {phrase} (what is your age in years)  :: hoe oud ben je? [informal], hoe oud bent u? [formal]
how's it going {phrase} (how's it going? - informal greetings)  :: hoe gaat het?
how's the weather {phrase} (how's the weather?)  :: hoe is het weer?
how-to {n} (practical advice on a particular subject)  :: zo-doe-je-dat
howzit {interj} (what's up) SEE: what's up  ::
Hoxhaism {n} (variant of Marxism-Leninism)  :: Hoxhaïsme
Hrodna {prop} (Grodno) SEE: Grodno  ::
HTML {prop} (initialism)  :: HTML
hub {n} (a computer networking device)  :: hub, knooppunt
hub {n} (A point where many routes meet)  :: draaischijf, centrum
hub {n} (The central part of a wheel)  :: naaf
Hubble constant {n} (number)  :: wet van Hubble
hubcap {n} (decorative disk for wheels)  :: velg
hubris {n} (excessive pride or arrogance)  :: hubris, hoogmoed, kapsones {m}
huchen {n} (Hucho hucho)  :: Donauzalm
Hudson River {prop} (Hudson) SEE: Hudson  ::
hue {n} (character; aspect)  :: aanblik, voorkomen {n}
hue {n} (color or shade of color; tint; dye)  :: schakering {f}, kleurschakering {f}, tint {f}
Hue {prop} (city, province of Vietnam)  :: Hué
hug {n} (affectionate embrace)  :: knuffel, knuffelen
hug {v} (embrace)  :: knuffelen
huge {adj} (very large)  :: reusachtig, enorm, gigantisch
Hugo {prop} (male given name) SEE: Hugh  ::
huh {interj} (expressing doubt or confusion)  ::
huh {interj} (to indicate that one didn't hear)  :: , wat
huh {interj} (to reinforce a question)  :: , nou
hula hoop {n} (toy in the form of a large hoop)  :: hoelahoep {m}, hoepel {m}
hulk {n} (a big, (and possibly clumsy) person)  :: vleesklomp
hulk {n} (an excessively muscled person)  :: kolos
hulk {n} (any large ship that is difficult to maneuver)  :: bakbeest,joekel
hulk {n} (non-functional, floating ship)  :: scheepsromp
hull {n} (frame of a ship or plane)  :: casco {n}, scheepsromp {m}
hull {n} (outer covering of a fruit or seed)  :: dop {m} {f}
hull {v} (to remove the hull of a fruit or seed; to peel)  :: doppen
hum {n} (indistinct sound resembling human humming)  :: gebrom {n}
hum {n} (tune created orally with lips closed)  :: gebrom {n}, geneurie {n}
hum {v} (to drone like certain insects naturally do in motion)  :: zoemen, brommen (depending on the species' precise sound)
hum {v} (to make sound with lips closed)  :: neuriën, brommen
human {adj} (having the nature or attributes of a human species)  :: menselijk
human {adj} (of or belonging to the species Homo sapiens)  :: menselijk, mens-
human {n} (a human being)  :: mens {m}
human being {n} (person)  :: mens {n}
humane {adj} (with regard for the health and well-being of another)  :: humaan
humanism {n} (ethical system)  :: humanisme {n}
humanism {n} (historical revival of Classical culture)  :: humanisme {n}
humanism {n} (humanitarianism)  :: menslievendheid
humanist {n} (proponent of the group of ethical stances)  :: humanist {m}
humanity {n} (human beings as a group)  :: mensheid {f}, mensdom {n}, mensengeslacht {n}
humanity {n} (human condition)  :: mensheid {f}
humanity {n} (quality of being benevolent)  :: menselijkheid {f}, menslievendheid {f}, humaniteit {f}
humankind {n} (the human race)  :: mensheid {f}, mensdom {n}
human nature {n} (set of qualities shared by all humans)  :: mensenaard {m}
humanoid {adj} (humanoid)  :: humanoïde {m}
human resources {n} (the personnel department of an organization)  :: personeelszaken {p}
human resources {n} (the personnel employed in an organization)  :: personeel {n}, menselijk kapitaal {n}
human rights {n} (the basic rights and freedoms that all humans should be guaranteed)  :: rechten van de mens {p}, mensenrechten {p}
human shield {n} (placement of civilians in or around targets)  :: menselijk schild {n}
human trafficking {n} (criminal activity in which people are recruited, etc. to serve an exploitative purpose)  :: mensenhandel {m}
humble {adj} (near the ground)  :: bescheiden, modest
humble {adj} (thinking lowly of one's self)  :: bescheiden, deemoedig
humble {v} (to bring low etc.)  :: verlagen, vernederen, humiliëren
humble {v} (to make humble or lowly in mind etc.)  :: deemoedigen
humdrum {adj} (lacking variety or excitement; dull; boring)  :: saai, vervelend, eentonig, slaapverwekkend
humerus {n} (bone of the upper arm)  :: opperarmbeen
humid {adj} (slightly wet)  :: vochtig, vochtige
humidity {n} (amount of water vapour in the air)  :: luchtvochtigheid {f}
humidity {n} (dampness, especially that of the air)  :: luchtvochtigheid {f}
humiliate {v} (to humiliate)  :: vernederen, verootmoedigen
humiliation {n} (the act of humiliating or humbling someone; abasement of pride; mortification)  :: vernedering
humiliation {n} (the state of being humiliated, humbled or reduced to lowliness or submission)  :: vernedering
humility {n} (characteristic of being humble)  :: nederigheid {f}
hummingbird {n} (any of various small American birds in the family Trochilidae)  :: kolibrie {m}
hummock {n} (small hill) SEE: hillock  ::
humongous {adj} (extremely large)  :: enorm, gigantisch
humoristic {adj} (pertaining to a humorist)  :: humoristisch
humour {n} (bodily fluid) SEE: bodily fluid  ::
humour {n} (mood)  :: stemming, humeur {n}
humour {n} (something funny)  :: humor
humourously {adv} (humorously) SEE: humorously  ::
humpback {n} (humpbacked person)  :: bultenaar
humpback whale {n} (Megaptera novaeangliae)  :: bultrug
Hun {n} (derogatory term for a German)  :: mof {m}
Hun {n} (member of nomadic tribe)  :: Hun
hunchback {n} (deformed upper spinal column) SEE: humpback  ::
hunchback {n} (one who is stooped or hunched over) SEE: humpback  ::
hunchbacked {adj} (having hunched back) SEE: humpbacked  ::
hundred {num} (cardinal number 100)  :: honderd {f}
hundreds and thousands {n} (sprinkles)  :: spikkels, hagelslag (usually made of chocolate)
Hungarian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Hungary)  :: Hongaars, Hongaarse
Hungarian {n} (person from Hungary)  :: Hongaar {m}, Hongaarse {f}
Hungarian {prop} (the language)  :: Hongaars {n}
Hungarian Kuvasz {n} (Dog breed) SEE: Kuvasz  ::
Hungarian notation {n} (Hungarian notation)  :: hongaarse notatie
Hungary {prop} (the country)  :: Hongarije {n}
hunger {n} (need for food)  :: honger {m}, trek
hunger {v} (need food)  :: honger hebben, hongeren
hunger is a good sauce {proverb} (hunger is the best sauce) SEE: hunger is the best sauce  ::
hunger strike {n} (a fast undertaken as a means of protest)  :: hongerstaking {f}
hung over {adj} (suffering from a hangover)  :: brak
hungover {adj} (suffering from a hangover)  :: brak
hungry {adj} (affected by hunger; desirous of food)  :: hongerig [see usage notes on that page]
hungry {adj} (eager, having a desire for something)  :: hongerend, hongerig, begerig, lustend, snakkend
hunk {n} (sexually attractive man)  :: bink {m}
hunt {n} (the act of hunting, shooting)  :: jacht {m}
hunt {v} (to chase down prey)  :: jagen
hunt {v} (to search for something)  :: zoeken
hunter {n} (hunting dog)  :: jachthond {m}
hunter {n} (person who hunts game)  :: jager {m}
huntress {n} (female who hunts)  :: jageres {f}
Huocheng {prop} (Khorgas) SEE: Khorgas  ::
Huoerguosi {prop} (Khorgas) SEE: Khorgas  ::
hurdy-gurdy {n} (barrel organ) SEE: barrel organ  ::
hurdy-gurdy {n} (stringed instrument)  :: draailier {f}
hurler {n} (pitcher) SEE: pitcher  ::
hurler on the ditch {n} (opinionated person who offers advice) SEE: back-seat driver  ::
hurley {n} (hurling) SEE: hurling  ::
hurrah {interj} (expressing approval, appreciation, or happiness)  :: hoera
hurricane {n} (meteorology: a wind scale for quite strong wind)  :: orkaan {f}
hurricane {n} (weather phenomenon)  :: orkaan {f}
hurst {n} (a wood or grove)  :: horst
hurt {adj} (pained)  :: pijn gedaan
hurt {adj} (wounded, injured)  :: gekwetst, gewond, geblesseerd
hurt {v} (to be painful)  :: pijn doen, zeer doen
hurt {v} (to cause emotional pain)  :: pijn doen, kwetsen
hurt {v} (to cause physical pain and/or injury)  :: pijn aandoen, pijnigen, kwellen, kwetsen
husband {n} (male partner in marriage)  :: man {m}, echtgenoot {m}
husband {v} (to conserve)  :: zuinig beheren
hush money {n} (bribe to maintain secrecy)  :: zwijggeld {n}
hush up {v} (to keep secret)  :: verzwijgen
husk {n}  :: Schil
hussar {n} (light cavalry of any of several European armies)  :: huzaar {m}
hustler {n} (a pimp)  :: pooier {m}
hustler {n} (prostitute) SEE: prostitute  ::
hut {n} (primitive dwelling)  :: hut {f}
hut {n} (small wooden shed)  :: hut {f}
hutong {n} (alley) SEE: alley  ::
hutong {n} (lane) SEE: lane  ::
Hávamál {prop} (second book of the Poetic Edda)  :: Hávamál
hyacinth {n} (plant of the genus Hyacinthus)  :: hyacint {f}
Hyacinth {prop} (Hyacinthus) SEE: Hyacinthus  ::
hybrid {adj} (consisting of diverse components)  :: hybridisch, hybride- , gehybridiseerd, gekruisd
hybrid {n} (biology: offspring resulting from crossbreeding)  :: kruising, hybride {m}
hybrid {n} (car that runs on both fuel and electricity)  :: [auto/ wagen etc.] hybride
hybrid {n} (something of mixed origin)  :: hybride {m}
hybrid {n} (word derived from different languages)  :: hybridisch woord {n}
Hydra {prop} (one of Pluto's moons)  :: Hydra
hydrate {n} (solid compound containing or linked to water molecules)  :: hydraat {n}
hydraulic {adj} (Related to hydraulics)  :: hydraulisch
hydraulics {n} (engineering science that deals with liquid in motion)  :: hydraulica {f}
hydride {n} (compound of hydrogen)  :: hydride
hydrocarbon {n} (compound of carbon and hydrogen)  :: koolwaterstof {c}
hydrochloric acid {n} (strong acid made by dissolving the gas, hydrogen chloride)  :: zoutzuur
hydrodynamic {adj} (of or relating to the science of hydrodynamics)  :: hydrodynamisch
hydrodynamics {n} (study of fluids in motion)  :: hydrodynamica, waterstromingsleer {f}
hydrofoil {n} (vessel)  :: draagvleugelboot {f}
hydrofoil {n} (wing)  :: draagvleugel {m}
hydrofracking {n} (hydraulic fracturing) SEE: hydraulic fracturing  ::
hydrogen {n} (chemical element)  :: waterstof {n}
hydrogen bomb {n} (thermonuclear bomb)  :: waterstofbom {f}
hydrogen peroxide {n} (H2O2)  :: waterstofperoxide {n}, zwaar water {n}
hydrogen sulfide {n} (H2S)  :: waterstofsulfide {n}
hydrogen vehicle {n} (any vehicle that uses hydrogen as its principal fuel)  :: waterstofauto
hydrology {n} (science related to water)  :: waterkunde {f}
hydromechanics {n} (fluid mechanics) SEE: fluid mechanics  ::
hydronym {n} (name of a body of water)  :: hydroniem
hydrostatic {adj} (of or relating to hydrostatics)  :: hydrostatisch
hyena {n} (Animal)  :: hyena {m}
hygiene {n} (conditions and practices that promote and preserve health)  :: hygiëne
Hyōgo {prop} (Hyogo) SEE: Hyogo  ::
hygrometer {n} (instrument that measures humidity)  :: hygrometer
hymen {n} (membrane which occludes the vagina)  :: maagdenvlies {n}
hymn {n} (a song of praise or worship)  :: lofzang {f}, hymne {f}
hymnal {n} (book or collection of hymns)  :: kerkgezangen
hype {v} (to promote)  :: promoten
hyperaldosteronism {n} (condition in which too much aldosterone is produced)  :: hyperaldosteronisme {n}, aldosteronisme {n}
hyperbaton {n} (rhetoric)  :: hyperbaton
hyperbola {n} (geometric curve)  :: hyperbool {m}
hyperbole {n} (rhetorical device)  :: hyperbool
hyperbolic {adj} (pertaining to a mathematical hyperbola)  :: hyperbolisch
hyperbolical {adj} (hyperbolic) SEE: hyperbolic  ::
hyperbolic space {n} (space exhibiting hyperbolic geometry)  :: hyperbolische ruimte
hypergeometric distribution {n} (probability distribution)  :: hypergeometrische verdeling {f}
hyperhidrosis {n} (a medical condition)  :: hyperhidrosis
hyperlink {n} (link from one electronic document to another)  :: hyperlink {m}
hypernova {n} (the gravitational collapse of a massive star to form a black hole)  :: hypernova
hypernym {n} (superordinate grouping word)  :: hyperoniem {n}
hyperonym {n} (hypernym) SEE: hypernym  ::
hyperopia {n} (disorder of the vision) SEE: farsightedness  ::
hyperplasia {n} (increase in the size of a tissue or organ)  :: hyperplasie {f}
hypertension {n} (abnormally high blood pressure)  :: hypertensie
hypertrophy {n}  :: hypertrofie
hyphen {n} (symbol used to join words or to indicate a word has been split)  :: afbreekteken {n}, koppelteken {n}, verbindingsstreepje {n}
hyphenation {n} (inclusion and location of hyphens)  :: woordafbreking {f}, woordsplitsing {f}, splitsing in lettergrepen
Hypnos {prop} (Hypnos, the Greek god of sleep)  :: Hypnos {m}
hypnosis {n} (art or skill of hypnotism) SEE: hypnotism  ::
hypnosis {n} (a trancelike state)  :: hypnose
hypnotherapy {n} (treatment of disease through hypnotism)  :: hypnotherapie
hypnotise {v} (hypnotise) SEE: hypnotize  ::
hypnotize {v} (To induce somebody into a state of hypnosis)  :: hypnotiseren
hypoallergic {adj} (hypoallergenic) SEE: hypoallergenic  ::
hypochondriac {adj} (affected by hypochondria)  :: hypochonder
hypochondriasis {n} (excessive fear of or preoccupation with a serious illness)  :: hypochondrie
hypocorism {n} (a term of endearment)  :: koosnaam, koosnaampje, hypokorisme
hypocoristic {adj} (relating to a nickname, usually indicating intimacy)  :: hypokoristich
hypocrisy {n} (Claim, pretense, or false representation of holding beliefs, feelings, or virtues that one does not actually possess)  :: hypocrisie
hypocritical {adj} (characterized by hypocrisy or being a hypocrite)  :: hypocriet, schijnheilig
hypoglycemia {n} (low level of blood glucose)  :: hypoglycemie, hypo
hypohydration {n} (dehydration) SEE: dehydration  ::
hyponym {n} (more specific word)  :: hyponiem {n}
hypophysis {n} (gland)  :: hypofyse
hypotension {n} (disease of abnormally low blood pressure)  :: hypotensie {f}
hypotenuse {n} (The side of a right triangle opposite the right angle)  :: hypotenusa {m} {f}, schuine zijde {m} {f}
hypothenar {adj} (of the ulnar side of the palm and underlying muscles)  :: hypothenair
hypothenar {n} (muscle of the pinkie)  :: hypothenaire spier
hypothenar {n} (ulnar side of the palm)  :: hypothenaire prominentie
hypothesis {n} (antecedent of a conditional statement)  :: hypothese
hypothesis {n} (assumption taken to be true)  :: hypothese {f}, veronderstelling
hypothesis {n} (tentative conjecture in science)  :: hypothese {f}, stelling
hypothetically {adv} (in a hypothetical way)  :: hypothetisch
hypotrochoid {n} (geometric curve)  :: hypotrochoïde {f}
hypoxia {n} (condition in which tissues are deprived of oxygen)  :: hypoxie {f}
hypoxic {adj} (pertaining to hypoxia)  :: hypoxisch
hysterectomy {n} (surgical removal of the uterus or part thereof)  :: hysterectomie