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WSC {prop} (Mandarin) SEE: Mandarin  ::
WW1 {prop} (World War I) SEE: World War I  ::
Wales {prop} (a constituent nation of the UK)  :: Gal·les {m}, pais de Gal·les {m}
Wallachia {prop} (region in Romania)  :: Valàquia {f}
Wallis and Futuna {prop} (an overseas territory of France in Oceania)  :: Wallis i Futuna
Wallonia {prop} (a region)  :: Valònia {f}
Walloon {prop} (Romance language)  :: való {m}
Walter {prop} (male given name)  :: Gualter
Wankel engine {n} (type of engine)  :: motor Wankel {m}
Warsaw {prop} (capital city of Poland)  :: Varsòvia {f}
Washington, D.C. {prop} (federal capital of the United States of America)  :: Washington DC
Wed {n} (abbreviation of Wednesday)  :: dc.
Wednesday {n} (day of the week)  :: dimecres {m}
Welsh {adj} (of or pertaining to Wales)  :: gal·lès {m}, gal·lesa {f}
Welsh {adj} (of or pertaining to the Welsh language)  :: gal·lès {m}, gal·lesa {f}
Welsh {prop} (language)  :: gal·lès {m}
Welsh {prop} (collectively, people of Wales)  :: gal·lesos {m-p}
Welshwoman {n} (woman who is a native or inhabitant of Wales)  :: gal·lesa {f}
Wend {n} (Slav) SEE: Slav  ::
West Flanders {prop} (Belgian province in Flanders)  :: Flandes Occidental {m}
West Frisian {prop} (language spoken in Friesland)  :: frisó occidental {m}
West Punjab {prop} (province in Pakistan)  :: Panjab
West Virginia {prop} (state of the United States of America)  :: Virgínia de l'Oest {f}
Western {adj} (of, situated in, or related to the West) SEE: western  ::
Western {n} (work of a genre dealing with Old West) SEE: western  ::
Western Europe {prop} (Western Europe)  :: Europa Occidental {f}
Western Sahara {prop} (a territory in northern Africa)  :: Sàhara Occidental {m}
Western Strip {prop} (Aragon Strip) SEE: Aragon Strip  ::
Western Wall {prop} (ancient wall in Jerusalem, remnant of the Jewish Second Temple)  :: Mur de les Lamentacions {m}
Western concert flute {n} (transverse woodwind instrument made of metal or wood)  :: flauta travessera {f}
Westminster Abbey {prop} (large Gothic church)  :: Abadia de Westminster {f}
Westminster Cathedral {prop} (chuerch)  :: Catedral de Westminster {f}
White House {prop} (the official residence of the President of the United States of America)  :: Casa Blanca {f}
White Russian {n} (Belarusian person) SEE: Belarusian  ::
White Russian {prop} (Belarusian language) SEE: Belarusian  ::
Wikipedia {prop} (online encyclopedia)  :: Viquipèdia
Wikipedian {n} (a person who uses, edits, or contributes to Wikipedia)  :: viquipedista {m} {f}
Wikipedian {adj} (of or relating to Wikipedia)  :: Viquipedista {m} {f}
Wiktionarian {n} (A person who contributes to Wiktionary)  :: viccionaire
Wiktionary {prop} (the collaborative project; a particular version of this project written in a certain language)  :: Viccionari {m}
William {prop} (male given name)  :: Guillem {m}
Wolof {prop} (people)  :: wòlofs {m-p}
Wolof {prop} (language)  :: wòlof {m}
Worcestershire sauce {n} (English condiment)  :: salsa anglesa {m}
Wordian {prop} (A subdivision of the Permian period.)  :: Wordià
World Trade Organization {prop} (World Trade Organization)  :: Organització Mundial del Comerç {f}
World War I {prop} (war)  :: Primera Guerra Mundial {f}
World War II {prop} (war from 1939 to 1945)  :: Segona Guerra Mundial {f}
World War III {prop} (hypothetical world war (World War III))  :: Tercera Guerra Mundial {f}
World War One {prop} (World War I) SEE: World War I  ::
World War Two {prop} (World War II) SEE: World War II  ::
Worms {prop} (a city in Germany)  :: Worms
Wroclaw {prop} (a city in southwestern Poland)  :: Wroclaw, Breslau
Wuchiapingian {prop} (A subdivision of the Permian period.)  :: Wujiapingià
Wymysorys {prop} (A West Germanic language spoken in the Polish town of Wilamowice.)  :: vilamovicià {m}, vilamovià {m}
wafer {n} (biscuit)  :: neula {f}
waffle {v} (vacillate) SEE: vacillate  ::
wag {v} (to swing from side to side)  :: remenar
wage {n} (money paid to a worker)  :: salari {m}, sou {m}, paga {f}, honorari {m}, estipendi {m}, remuneració {f}, retribució {f}
waggon {n} (wagon) SEE: wagon  ::
wagon {n} (4-wheeled cart, see also: cart)  :: carro {m}, cotxe {m}
wagon {n} (child's riding toy)  :: cotxet {m}
wagtail {n} (various small passerine birds)  :: cuereta {f}
waist {n} (part of the body between the pelvis and the stomach)  :: cintura {f}
waistcoat {n} (a sleeveless, collarless garment)  :: armilla {f}
wait {v} (delay until some event)  :: esperar, esperar-se
wait {v} (transitive: delay until) SEE: await  ::
wait for {v} (wait) SEE: wait  ::
waiter {n} (a server in a restaurant or similar)  :: cambrer {m}
waitress {n} (female waiter)  :: cambrera
wake up {v} (to (become) awake)  :: despertar-se
wake up {v} (to awaken (someone else))  :: despertar
walk {v} (to move on the feet)  :: caminar
walk {v}  :: passejar
walk {n} (trip made by walking)  :: passejada {m}
walk {n} (distance walked)  :: passejada {f}
walk {n} (maintained place on which to walk)  :: passeig {m}
walking cane {n} (walking stick) SEE: walking stick  ::
walking stick {n} (cane)  :: bastó {m}
wall {n} (defensive rampart)  :: mur {m}
wall {n} (structure built for defense surrounding an area)  :: mur {m}, muralla {f}
wall {n} (substantial structure acting as side or division in a building)  :: paret {f}, envà {m}
wall {v} (to enclose by surrounding with walls)  :: emmurallar, murar
wall barley {n}  :: margall {m}
wall socket {n} (electricity power point)  :: endoll {m}
wallaby {n} (Any of several species of Marsupial)  :: ualabi {m}
wallet {n} (case for keeping money)  :: bitlletera {f}, cartera {f}
wallflower {n} (any of several short-lived herbs or shrubs of the Erysimum)  :: violer groc, (flower)viola groca
wallpaper {n} (decorative paper for walls)  :: paper {m}, paper pintat, paper d'empaperar
walnut {n} (tree)  :: noguera {f}
walrus {n} (large Arctic marine mammal)  :: morsa {f}
wander {v} (to move without purpose or destination)  :: vagar
wanderer {n} (one who wanders)  :: rodamón {m}, nòmada {m} {f}
wane {v} (to progressively lose its splendor, value, ardor, power, intensity, etc.)  :: minvar
wangle {v} (falsify) SEE: falsify  ::
waning {adj} (of the lunar phase)  :: minvant
wank {v} (intransitive: to masturbate)  :: masturbar-se, fer-se una palla, cascar-se-la, pelar-se-la
wank {v} (transitive: to masturbate)  :: masturbar, fer una palla, cascar, pelar
wank {n} (act of masturbation)  :: masturbació {f}, palla {f}
want {v} (desire)  :: voler
want {v} (lack) SEE: lack  ::
war {n} (conflict involving organized use of arms)  :: guerra {f}
war {n} (rhetorical: campaign against something)  :: guerra {f}
war {v} (to engage in conflict)  :: guerrejar
war crime {n} (offense for violations of the law of war)  :: crim de guerra {m}
warbler {n} (bird of the Parulidae family)  :: bosquerola {f}
ward off {v} (to avert or prevent)  :: prevenir
wardrobe {n} (lavatory) SEE: toilet  ::
wardrobe {n} (movable furniture for storing clothes)  :: armari {m}
wardrobe {n}  :: guarda-roba
warehouse {n} (A place for storing large amounts of products)  :: magatzem
warlike {adj} (belligerent)  :: bel·ligerant
warlike {adj} (bellicose)  :: bel·licós
warlock {n} (male magic-user)  :: bruixot {m}
warm {adj} (having a temperature slightly higher than usual)  :: calent, càlid, calor [Algherese]
warmly {adv} (in a manner maintaining warm temperature)  :: calorosament
warmonger {n} (one who advocates war)  :: bel·licista, militarista
warn {v} (to make someone aware of impending danger)  :: advertir, avisar
warning {n} (instance of warning someone)  :: advertència {f}, advertiment {m}, avís {m}
warp {v} (to twist or turn something out of shape)  :: deformar, torçar
warrant {v} (to justify) SEE: justify  ::
warrant {v} (to authorize) SEE: authorize  ::
warrior {n} (person actively engaged in battle, conflict or warfare)  :: guerrer {m}
warship {n} (ship built or armed for naval combat)  :: vaixell de guerra {m}
wart {n} (type of growth occurring on the skin)  :: berruga {f}
warthog {n} (a species of wild pig)  :: facoquer {m}
wary {adj} (cautious of danger; timorously or suspiciously prudent; circumspect; scrupulous)  :: cautelós
wash {v} (to clean with water)  :: rentar, llavar
wash up {v} (clean utensils, dishes, etc.) SEE: do the dishes  ::
washable {adj} (capable of being washed without being damaged)  :: rentable
washbasin {n} (basin used for washing, sink)  :: lavabo {m}, pica {f}
washer {n} (something that washes)  :: rentadora {f}
washer {n} (person who washes for a living)  :: bugadera {f}
washer {n} (flat disk)  :: volandera {f}
washer {n} (face cloth)  :: tovallola {f}
washing machine {n} (machine that washes clothes)  :: rentadora {f}
washroom {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet  ::
washstand {n} (table for washing)  :: rentamans {m}
wasp {n} (insect)  :: vespa {f}
waste {n} (loss, ineffective use)  :: malbaratament {m}, pèrdua {f}
waste of time {n} (meaningless or fruitless activity)  :: pèrdua de temps {f}
waste time {v} (allow time to elapse in an unproductive manner)  :: perdre temps
wasteland {n} (region with no remaining resources; desert)  :: erm {m}, ermàs, ermot
watch {n} (portable or wearable timepiece)  :: rellotge {m} portable or wearable or not
watch {n} (person or group of people who guard)  :: guarda {m} {f}, guardià {m}
watch {v} (to look at for a period of time)  :: mirar
watch over {v} (to guard and protect)  :: vigilar
watcher {n} (guard) SEE: guard  ::
watchlist {n} (list for special attention)  :: llista de seguiment {f}
watchmaker {n} (person who repairs watches)  :: rellotger {m}, rellotgera {f}
watchman {n} (guard)  :: guaita {m}
watchtower {n} (observation tower)  :: talaia {f}
watchword {n} (a prearranged reply to the challenge of a sentry or a guard)  :: sant i senya {m}
water {n} (amniotic fluid) SEE: amniotic fluid  ::
water {n} (clear liquid H₂O)  :: aigua {f}
water {n} (one of the basic elements)  :: aigua {f}
water {n} (body of water, or specific part of it)  :: aigües {f-p}
water {v} (to pour water into the soil surrounding (plants))  :: regar
water {v} (to provide (animals) with water)  :: donar aigua a
water carrier {n} (Aquarius) SEE: Aquarius  ::
water closet {n} (room with a toilet) SEE: toilet  ::
water closet {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet  ::
water cycle {n} (the natural cycle of water through evaporation, condensation and precipitation)  :: cicle hidrològic {m}
water dog {n} (water dog)  :: gos d'aigua {m}
water down {v} (to dilute)  :: aigualir
water heater {n} (appliance for heating water)  :: escalfador {m}
water level {n} (waterline of a ship)  :: nivell d'aigua {m}
water lily {n} (Any members of Nymphaeaceae)  :: nenúfar {m}, nimfea {f}
water line {n} (line of water along a ship)  :: línia de flotació {f}
water polo {n} (a water sport)  :: waterpolo {m}
water ski {n} (ski used for water skiing)  :: esquí aquàtic {m}
water skiing {n} (water sport)  :: esquí aquàtic {m}
waterbody {n} (significant accumulation of water) SEE: body of water  ::
watercolor {n} (a painting technique) SEE: watercolour  ::
watercolor {n} (an artwork) SEE: watercolour  ::
watercolor {n} (any paint used in this method) SEE: watercolour  ::
watercolor {adj} (pertaining to the methods or products of watercolor) SEE: watercolour  ::
watercolour {n} (painting)  :: aquarel·la
watercress {n} (Nasturtium officinale)  :: creixen {m}
watercress {n} (Nasturtium microphyllum)  :: creixen {m}
watering can {n} (utensil for watering plants)  :: regadora {f}
watering pot {n} (watering can) SEE: watering can  ::
waterjug {n} (jug used to hold water)  :: aiguamans {m}
watermark {n} (translucent design impressed on paper)  :: filigrana {f}, marca d'aigua {f}
watermelon {n} (plant)  :: sindriera {f}
watermelon {n} (fruit)  :: síndria {f}
waterproof {adj} (unaffected by water)  :: submergible
waterproof {adj} (made or covered with material that doesn't let water in)  :: impermeable
waterproofing {n} (treatment to make waterproof)  :: impermeabilització {f}
watershed {n} (boundary between adjacent catchment basins)  :: partió d'aigües {f}
watershed {n} (critical point marking a change in course or development)  :: punt decisiu {m}
watershed {n} (drainage basin) SEE: drainage basin  ::
watt {n} (derived unit of power)  :: watt {m}
wattle {n} (fold of skin hanging from the neck of birds)  :: barballera {f}
wattmeter {n} (device for measuring electric power)  :: wattímetre {m}, wàttmetre {m}
waulk {v} (full) SEE: full  ::
wave {v} (to wave one’s hand)  :: saludar
wave {n} (moving disturbance, undulation)  :: ona {f}
wave {n} (moving disturbance in a field)  :: ona {f}
wave {n} (shape which alternatingly curves in opposite directions)  :: ona {f}
wave {n} (sudden unusually large amount of something)  :: onada {f}
wavefunction {n} (notion in quantum mechanics)  :: funció d'ona {f}
wavelength {n} (the length of a single cycle of a wave)  :: longitud d'ona {f}
wax {n} (oily, water-resistant substance)  :: cera {f}
wax {n} (preparation containing wax, used as a polish)  :: cera {f}
wax {adj} (made of wax)  :: cerós
wax {v} (apply wax to)  :: encerar
wax {v} (to assume specified characteristic)  :: tornar-se
wax {v} (of the moon: appear larger each night)  :: créixer
wax {n} (beeswax) SEE: beeswax  ::
wax {n} (earwax) SEE: earwax  ::
waxlike {adj} (waxy) SEE: waxy  ::
waxwing {n} (songbird of genus Bombycilla)  :: ocell sedós {m}
waxy {adj} (Resembling wax in texture or appearance)  :: cerós
way {adv} (very) SEE: very  ::
way {adv} (far) SEE: far  ::
way {n} (road, direction, path)  :: via {f}, camí {m}
way {n} (means to enter or leave)  :: mitjà {m}
way {n} (method or manner)  :: manera {f}
way {adv} (much) SEE: much  ::
way in {n} (entrance)  :: entrada
way too {adv}  :: molt
we {pron} (the speakers, or the speaker(s) and other person(s) not being addressed (exclusive we: he or she or they and I))  :: nosaltres
weak {adj} (lacking in force or ability)  :: feble, dèbil
weak nuclear interaction {n} (fundamental interaction)  :: interacció nuclear dèbil {f}, interacció nuclear feble {f}
weaken {v} (to make weaker)  :: debilitar, afeblir
weaken {v} (to become weaker)  :: debilitar-se, afeblir-se
weakly {adv} (with little strength or force)  :: dèbilment
weakness {n} (condition of being weak)  :: debilitat {f}, feblesa {f}
weakness {n} (fault)  :: debilitat {f}, feblesa {f}
weakness {n} (special fondness)  :: debilitat {f}, feblesa {f}
wealth {n} (riches; valuable material possessions)  :: patrimoni {m}, riquesa {f}
wealth {n} (great amount; an abundance or plenty, usually of money)  :: riquesa {f}, abundància {f}
wealthy {adj} (rich)  :: adinerat, ric
wean {v} (to cease giving milk)  :: deslletar, desmamar
weapon {n} (instrument of attack or defense in combat)  :: arma {f}
weapon of mass destruction {acronym} (weapon causing large-scale death or destruction)  :: arma de destrucció massiva {f}
wear {v} (to have on (clothes))  :: portar
wear one's heart on one's sleeve {v} (to be transparent or forthright about one's emotions)  :: parlar amb el cor a la mà
wear the pants {v} (wear the trousers) SEE: wear the trousers  ::
wear the trousers {v} (to be the dominant partner)  :: portar els pantalons
wearily {adv} (in a weary manner)  :: cansadament
weasel {n} (least weasel, Mustela nivalis)  :: mostela {f}
weasel {n}  :: mostela {f}
weather {adj} (state of the atmosphere)  :: temps {m}
weather {adj}  :: temps {m}
weather vane {n} (a device showing the direction of the wind)  :: penell {m}
weave {v} (to form something by passing strands of material over and under one another)  :: teixir
weave {v} (to spin a cocoon or a web)  :: teixir
weaver {n} (one who weaves)  :: teixidor {m}
weaving {n} (process of making woven material)  :: tissatge {m}, teixidura {f}
web {n} (any interconnected set of persons, places, or things)  :: xarxa {f}
web {n} (the part of a baseball mitt between the forefinger and thumb, the webbing)  :: membrana {f}
web {n} (spiderweb) SEE: spiderweb  ::
web browser {n} (a computer program used to navigate the World Wide Web)  :: navegador {m}, navegador web {m}
web colors {n} (complete palette of colors that are displayed on the web and on the computer)  :: colors HTML
weblog {n} (blog) SEE: blog  ::
website {n} (a collection of pages on the World Wide Web)  :: pàgina web {f}, lloc web {m}
wedding {n} (marriage ceremony)  :: boda {f}, casament {m}
wedge {n} (simple machine)  :: falca {f}, tascó {f}
wedge {v} (to support or secure using a wedge)  :: falcar
wedgelike {adj} (shaped like a wedge)  :: cuneïforme {m}
wedgy {adj} (shaped like a wedge) SEE: wedgelike  ::
weed {n} (cigar) SEE: cigar  ::
weed {n} (the weed) SEE: tobacco  ::
weed {n} (unwanted plant)  :: mala herba {f}
weed eater {n} (string trimmer) SEE: string trimmer  ::
week {n} (period of seven days)  :: setmana {f}
weekday {n} (weekday)  :: dia feiner, dia laborable
weekend {n} (break in the working week)  :: cap de setmana {m}
weekly {adv} (once every week)  :: setmanalment, setmanal
weekly {adv} (every week)  :: setmanalment, cada setmana
weekly {adj} (of or relating to a week)  :: setmanal
weekly {adj} (happening once a week or every week)  :: setmanal
weep {v} (to cry, shed tears)  :: plorar
weevil {n} (beetle in the family Curculionidae)  :: morrut {m}
weigh {v} (to determine the weight of an object)  :: pesar
weigh {v} (to have a certain weight)  :: pesar
weight {n} (physics: mass) SEE: mass  ::
weight {n} (force due to gravity)  :: pes
weight {n} (object to make something heavier)  :: pes {m}
weightlifter {n} (person who competes for maximum weight lifted)  :: halterofilista {m} {f}
weightlifting {n} (sport in which competitors lift heavy weights)  :: halterofília {f}
weird {adj} (deviating from the normal; bizarre)  :: rar, estrany
welcome {adj} (whose arrival is a cause of joy)  :: benvingut
welcome {interj} (greeting given upon someone's arrival)  :: benvingut {m}, benvinguda {f}, benvinguts {m-p}, benvingudes {f-p}
welcome {n} (act of greeting someone's arrival)  :: benvinguda {f}
welcome {n} (utterance of such a greeting)  :: benvinguda {f}
welcome {v} (affirm or greet the arrival of someone)  :: donar la benvinguda, acollir
welcoming {adj} (hospitable)  :: acollidor
weld {v} (to join materials (especially metals) by applying heat)  :: soldar
welder {n} (one who welds)  :: soldador {m}
welfare {n} (health, safety, well-being, happiness and prosperity)  :: benestar {m}
welkin {n} (sky) SEE: sky  ::
well {adv} (accurately; competently)  :: , ben
well {adv} (completely; fully)  :: , ben
well {interj} (used to introduce a statement that may be contrary to expectations)  ::
well {n} (hole sunk into the ground)  :: pou {m}
well-being {n} (state of health, happiness and/or prosperity)  :: benestar {m}, benanança {f}
weltanschauung {n} (worldview) SEE: worldview  ::
wench {n} (a young woman)  :: mossa {f}
werewolf {n} (wolflike human)  :: home llop {m}, licantrop {m}
west {n} (compass point)  :: oest {m}, ponent {m}, occident
western {adj} (pertaining to the west)  :: occidental
western barn owl {n} (Tyto alba)  :: òliba {f}
western osprey {n} (Pandion haliaetus) SEE: osprey  ::
wet {adj} (of an object: covered with or impregnated with liquid)  :: moll
wet {v} (cover or impregnate with liquid)  :: mullar
wet {v} (urinate accidentally in or on)  :: mullar
wet {v} (become wet)  :: mullar-se
wet nurse {n} (woman hired to suckle another woman's child)  :: dida {f}, dida seca {f}, nodrissa {f}
wether {n} (castrated ram)  :: moltó {m}
wetland {n} (land that is covered mostly with water, with occasional marshy and soggy areas)  :: marjal {f}, aiguamoll {m}
whale {n} (large sea mammal)  :: balena {f}
whaler {n} (person who hunts whales)  :: balener {m}
whaler {n} (vessel for hunting whales)  :: balener {m}
wharf {n} (man-made landing place)  :: moll {m}, embarcador {m}
what {pron} (What? (interrogative pronoun))  :: què
what {adv} (such)  :: que
what is your name {phrase} (what is your name?)  :: com et dius? [informal], com es diu? [formal], com et diuen? [informal], com li diuen? [formal]
what the fuck {phrase} (An intensive form of what)  :: què collons
what the fuck {interj} (expressing astonishment)  :: ei sí home!
what time is it {phrase} (what is the time of day?)  :: quina hora és?
whatever {determiner} (no matter which; for any)  :: qualsevol
whatever {interj} (indicating the speaker does not care what someone says)  :: el que tu diguis
wheat {n} (grain)  :: blat {m}
wheat flour {n}  :: farina de blat
wheel {n} (a circular device facilitating movement or transportation)  :: roda {f}
wheel {n} (steering device in a vessel)  :: roda de timó {f}
wheel {n} (person with a great deal of power or influence)  :: peix gros {m}
wheel {v} (To roll along as on wheels)  :: rodar
wheel {v} (To travel around in large circles, particularly in the air)  :: voltar
wheel {n} (steering wheel and its implied control of a vehicle) SEE: steering wheel  ::
wheel of Fortune {prop} (Tarot card)  :: la roda de la fortuna {f}
wheelbarrow {n} (a small cart)  :: carretó {m}
wheelchair {n} (chair)  :: cadira de rodes {f}
when {adv} (direct question)  :: quan
when pigs fly {adv} (never, expressed by an idiom)  :: quan les vaques volin
whenever {conj} (when) SEE: when  ::
where {conj} (at or in which place)  :: on
where {adv} (at what place; to what place; from what place)  :: on
where are you from {phrase} (in which country or region were you born or raised)  :: d'on ets?
where can I find a hotel {phrase} (where can I find a hotel)  :: on puc trobar un hotel
where do you live {phrase} (where do you live?)  :: [informal] on vius?, [formal] on viu vostè?
where does this bus go {phrase} (where does this bus go)  :: cap a on va aquest autobus?
where does this train go {phrase} (where does this train go)  :: cap a on va aquest tren?
where is the toilet {phrase} (where is the toilet?)  :: on és el servei?
wherenot {n} (wherever) SEE: wherever  ::
wherever {adv} (emphatic form of "where")  :: onsevulla
wherever {conj} (in any place, anywhere)  :: onsevulga, onsevol, onsevulla
wherewithal {n} (the ability and means to accomplish some task)  :: mitjans {m-p}
whet {v} (hone or rub on with some substance for the purpose of sharpening)  :: afilar
whey {n} (liquid remaining after milk has been curdled)  :: xerigot {m}
which {determiner} ((interrogative) what, of those mentioned or implied)  :: quin
which {determiner} ((relative) the one(s) that)  :: quin
which {pron} ((interrogative) what one or ones)  :: quin
which {pron} ((relative) who, whom, what)  :: que, el qual, cosa que
while {n} (uncertain duration of time, a period of time)  :: estona {f}
while {conj} (during the same time that)  :: mentre
while {conj} (although)  :: malgrat
while {conj} (until) SEE: until  ::
whilst {conj} (while, at the same time)  :: mentre que
whim {n} (fanciful impulse)  :: antull {m}, capritx {m}, caprici {m}
whimper {n} (a low intermittent sob)  :: gemec {m}
whimper {v} (to cry or sob softly and intermittently)  :: gemegar
whimsicality {n} (caprice) SEE: caprice  ::
whip {n} (rod or rope)  :: fuet {m}
whip {v} (to hit with a whip)  :: assotar, fuetejar
whipper snipper {n} (string trimmer) SEE: string trimmer  ::
whirlpool {n} (swirling body of water)  :: remolí
whirlwind {n} (a violent windstorm of limited extent characterised by an inward spiral motion of the air)  :: terbolí {m}
whisk {n} (kitchen utensil)  :: batedora {f}
whisker {n} (long projecting hair at the sides of the mouth of a cat)  :: vibrissa {f}, bigoti {m}
whiskey {n} (alcoholic drink)  :: whisky {m}
whisky {n} (whiskey) SEE: whiskey  ::
whisper {n} (act of speaking in a quiet voice)  :: xiuxiueig
whisper {v} (to talk in a quiet voice)  :: xiuxiuejar
whistle {n} (device used to make a whistling sound)  :: xiulet {m}
whistle {n} (act of whistling)  :: xiulo {m}
whistle {n} (sound made by whistling)  :: xiulada {f}
whistle {v} (to produce a whistling sound)  :: xiular
whistle {n} (slang: a suit) SEE: suit  ::
white {adj} (bright and colourless)  :: blanc
white {n} (color/colour)  :: blanc {m}
white {n} (white wine) SEE: white wine  ::
white bear {n} (polar bear) SEE: polar bear  ::
white blood cell {n} (cytology: a type of blood cell that is involved with an immune response)  :: glòbul blanc
white coat {n} (white coat worn in laboratories)  :: bata {f}
white dwarf {n} (white dwarf star)  :: nana blanca
white hole {n} (singularity)  :: forat blanc {m}
white lie {n} (deliberate untrue statement which is intended to produce a favorable result)  :: mentida inofensiva {f}
white matter {n} (region of the central nervous system)  :: substància blanca {f}
white noise {n} (random signal with flat power spectral density)  :: soroll blanc {m}
white owl {n} (Tyto alba) SEE: western barn owl  ::
white pepper {n} (Light-colored seed of pepper)  :: pebre blanc {m}
white petrolatum {n} (petroleum jelly) SEE: petroleum jelly  ::
white pointer {n} (great white shark) SEE: great white shark  ::
white sauce {n} (mayonnaise) SEE: mayonnaise  ::
white sauce {n} (béchamel sauce) SEE: béchamel sauce  ::
white smoke {n} (announcement that a conclave has chosen a new Pope)  :: fum blanc {m}
white whale {n} (a cetacean, Delphinapterus leucas) SEE: beluga  ::
white wine {n} (light coloured wine)  :: vi blanc {m}
white-collar crime {n} (non-violent crime)  :: delicte de guant blanc {m}
whitefish {n} (whiting) SEE: whiting  ::
whitefish {n} (beluga) SEE: beluga  ::
white-haired {adj} (having white hair)  :: pèl-blanc
whiten {v} (to make white or whiter; to bleach or blanch)  :: blanquejar
whiten {v} (to become white or whiter; to bleach or blanch)  :: blanquejar
whiteness {n} (state of being white)  :: blancor {f}, blancúria {f}, albor {f}
white-tailed deer {n} (type of deer)  :: cérvol de Virgínia {m}
whitetip reef shark {n} (Triaenodon obesus)  :: tauró de puntes blanques {m}
whitewash {n} (lime and water mixture)  :: blanquejat {m}
whiting {n} (fish, Merlangius merlangus)  :: merlà {m}
whitish {adj} (somewhat white)  :: blanquinós
who {pron} (who? (interrogative pronoun))  :: qui
who are you {phrase} (who are you?)  :: qui és vosté?, qui ets?
who pays the piper calls the tune {proverb} (one who pays for something controls it)  :: qui paga mana
whoa {interj} (stop, said to a horse)  :: xo
whole {adj} (entire)  :: tot {m}
whole {adj} (food with no constituents removed)  :: integral
whole {adj}  :: tot
whole {n} (something complete)  :: tot, totalitat
whole milk {n} (milk from which nothing has been removed)  :: llet sencera {f}
whole number {n} (integer) SEE: integer  ::
wholesale {n} (sale of products, often in large quantities, to retailers or other merchants)  :: a l'engròs
wholesale {adj} (of or relating to sale in bulk or large quantity)  :: a l'engròs
wholly {adv} (to the fullest extent) SEE: completely  ::
whore {n} (prostitute)  :: puta
whore {v} (to pimp) SEE: pimp  ::
whoremaster {n} (pimp) SEE: pimp  ::
whose {determiner} (of whom (interrogative))  :: de qui
whose {determiner} (of whom (relative))  :: el subjecte del qual, de qui
why {adv} (for what reason)  :: per què
why {adv}  :: perquè
why {n} (the reason)  :: perquè {m}
wick {n} (the porous cord that draws up liquid fuel for burning)  :: ble {m}
wicker {n} (flexible branch or twig)  :: vímet {m}
wide {adj} (having a large physical extent from side to side)  :: ample
wide open {adj} (open completely)  :: de bat a bat
widow {n} (woman whose spouse has died)  :: vidu {m} {f}
widower {n} (a man whose spouse has died and who has not remarried)  :: vidu {m}
widow's mite {n} (numismatics: lepton) SEE: lepton  ::
wife {n} (married woman)  :: dona {f}, muller {f}
wifebeater {n} (singlet) SEE: singlet  ::
wigeon {n} (a kind of duck)  :: ànec xiulador {m}
wiki {n} (collaborative website)  :: wiki
wild {adj} (not domesticated or tamed)  :: salvatge
wild {adj} (raucous, unruly, and savage)  :: salvatge
wild animal {n} (animal living in a natural, undomesticated state)  :: fera {f}, bèstia {f}
wild boar {n} (Sus scrofa)  :: senglar {m}, porc senglar {m}
wild cat {n} (Felis silvestris) SEE: wildcat  ::
wild cat {n} (Lynx rufus) SEE: bobcat  ::
wild turkey {n} (Meleagris gallopavo)  :: [Indian chicken] gall d’indi
wildcat {n}  :: gat salvatge
wildcat {n} (Felix rufus) SEE: bobcat  ::
wildebeest {n} (gnu) SEE: gnu  ::
wildfire {n} (Greek fire) SEE: Greek fire  ::
will {n} (act of choosing to do something; conscious intent or volition)  :: voluntat {f}
will {n} (legal document)  :: testament {m}
will {v} (To bequeath)  :: llegar
will {v} (to wish strongly)  :: desitjar
will o' the wisp {n} (strange light)  :: foc follet {m}
willing {adj} (ready to do something that is not a matter of course)  :: disposat
willingly {adv} (of one’s own free will)  :: gustosament
willow {n} (tree)  :: salze {m}
willpower {n} (strength of will)  :: força de voluntat {f}
wilt {v} (to droop)  :: mustiar, pansir
win {v} (transitive: achieve victory in)  :: guanyar, vèncer
win {v} (obtain (someone) by wooing)  :: conquerir
win {v} (intransitive: achieve by winning)  :: guanyar, vèncer
win {n} (individual victory)  :: victòria {f}
win over {v} (to persuade) SEE: persuade  ::
winch {n} (machine)  :: cabrestant
wind {n} (movement of air)  :: vent {m}
wind {v} (to introduce by insinuation) SEE: insinuate  ::
wind instrument {n} (type of musical instrument)  :: instrument de vent {m}, instrument aeròfon {m}
wind power {n} (power harnessed from the wind)  :: energia eòlica {f}
windhover {n} (common kestrel) SEE: common kestrel  ::
windmeter {n} (an instrument for measuring and recording the speed of the wind) SEE: anemometer  ::
windmill {n} (machinery)  :: molí de vent {m}
windmill {n} (structure)  :: molí de vent {m}
window {n} (opening for light and air)  :: finestra {f}
window {n} (area on a computer screen)  :: finestra {f}
window {n} (shop window) SEE: shop window  ::
windowsill {n} (the horizontal member protruding from the base of a window frame)  :: ampit {m}
windpipe {n} (anus) SEE: anus  ::
windrow {n} (row of cut grain or hay)  :: andana {f}
windscreen {n} (windshield) SEE: windshield  ::
windscreen wiper {n} (a device to clear a windscreen) SEE: windshield wiper  ::
windshield {n} (screen located in front of a vehicle to protect from wind and weather)  :: parabrisa {m}
windshield wiper {n} (device to clear a windshield)  :: eixugaparabrises {m}
windward {adj} (towards the wind)  :: sobrevent
windy {n} (fart) SEE: fart  ::
windy {adj} (empty and lacking substance)  :: va
wine {n} (alcoholic beverage made from grapes)  :: vi {m}
wine cellar {n} (underground place for storing wine)  :: celler
wineskin {n} (bag for holding wine)  :: bot {m}
wing {n} (part of an animal)  :: ala {f}
wing {n} (sports: position in many team sports)  :: banda {f}
wing {n} (sports: person in such position)  :: ala {m} {f}, aler {m}, lateral
wing {n}  :: ala {f}
wing {v} (to fly) SEE: fly  ::
wing {v} (to throw) SEE: throw  ::
winged {adj} (having wings)  :: alat
winger {n} (offensive player)  :: extrem, volant, ala, aler
wink {v} (To blink with only one eye as a message, signal, or suggestion)  :: fer l'ullet, picar l'ullet
winner {n} (one who has won or often wins)  :: guanyador {m}, guanyadora {f}
winter {n} (fourth season, marked by short days and lowest temperatures)  :: hivern {m}
winter {v} (spend the winter, as in a particular place on holiday)  :: hivernar
winter solstice {n} (the moment when the hemisphere is most inclined away from the sun)  :: solstici d'hivern {m}
wipe {v} (remove surface substance)  :: eixugar
wire {n} (thin thread of metal)  :: filferro {m}, fil d'aram {m}
wire {n} (metal conductor that carries electricity)  :: cable {m}
wire {n} (informal: telegraph) SEE: telegraph  ::
wire {n} (device used to keep the score in billiards) SEE: score string  ::
wireless {adj} (not having any wires)  :: sense fil
wireless {n} (radio)  :: ràdio {f}
wisdom {n} (element of personal character)  :: saviesa {f}
wisdom {n} (ability to make a decision based on the combination of knowledge, experience, and intuitive understanding)  :: saviesa
wisdom tooth {n} (rearmost molar in humans)  :: queixal del seny {m}
wise {adj} (showing good judgement)  :: savi
wisely {adv} (in a wise manner)  :: sàviament
wisent {n} (The European bison, Bison bonasus)  :: bisó europeu
wish {n} (desire)  :: desig {m}
wish {v} (to hope for an outcome)  :: desitjar
wishable {adj} (desirable) SEE: desirable  ::
wit {n} (mind; sanity)  :: ment {f}, enteniment {m}
wit {n} (A person who tells funny anecdotes or jokes)  :: divertit
wit {n} (intelligence) SEE: intelligence  ::
witch {n} (person who uses magic)  :: bruixa {f}
witch {n} (derogatory: ugly or unpleasant woman)  :: bruixa {f}
witch doctor {n} (someone believed to heal through magic)  :: curandero {m}, curandera {f}, xaman {m}, bruixot {m}, fetiller {m}, fetillera {f}
witchcraft {n} (the practice of witches)  :: bruixeria {f}
witch-hunt {n} (persecution of persons believed to be using magic)  :: caça de bruixes {f}
witch-hunt {n} (campaign to punish dissident persons)  :: caça de bruixes {f}
with {prep} (in the company of)  :: amb
with {prep} (in addition to)  :: amb
with {prep} (in support of)  :: amb
with {prep}  :: amb
with a grain of salt {adv} (with common sense and skepticism)  :: reserves {f-p}, cautela {f}, escepticisme {m}
with difficulty {prep} (an action which is difficult to perform)  :: amb prou feines, difícilment, amb penes i treballs
with regard to {prep} (concerning)  :: quant a
wither {v} ((intransitive) shrivel, droop, dry up)  :: pansir-se, marcir-se, musteir-se, mustiar-se
wither {v} ((transitive) to cause to shrivel or dry up)  :: pansir, marcir, musteir
withered {adj} (shrivelled)  :: pansit
witherite {n} (mineral)  :: witherita
within {prep} (spatial enclosure)  :: en, dins
without {prep} (not having)  :: sense
without a doubt {prep} (certainly) SEE: certainly  ::
without a doubt {prep} (probably) SEE: probably  ::
withspeak {v} (speak against) SEE: oppose  ::
withspeak {v} (contradict) SEE: contradict  ::
withy {n} (osier) SEE: osier  ::
withy {n} (long, flexible twig of the osier) SEE: osier  ::
witless {adj} (Without wit or understanding)  :: desentenimentat
witness {n} (attestation of a fact or event)  :: testimoni {m}, testimoniatge {m}, atestat (accident de cotxe) {m}
witness {n} (one who has a personal knowledge of something)  :: testimoni {m}
witness {n} (someone called to give evidence in a court)  :: testimoni {m}
witness {n} (something that serves as evidence)  :: prova {f}, evidència {f}
witness {v} ((transitive) to furnish proof of)  :: provar
witness {v} ((transitive) to take as evidence)  :: provar
witness {v} ((transitive) to see or gain knowledge of through experience)  :: veure, contemplar
witness {v} ((intransitive) to preach presenting personal testimony)  :: testificar
wittol {n} (a contented cuckold)  :: marit còmode {m}, cabró {m}
wizard {n} (person skilled with magic)  :: mag {m}, màgic {m}, fetiller {m}
wobbler {n} (tantrum) SEE: tantrum  ::
wolf {n} (animal)  :: llop {m}
wolfram {n} (tungsten) SEE: tungsten  ::
wolverine {n} (Gulo gulo)  :: golut {m}
woman {n} (adult female person)  :: dona {f}
woman {n} (wife) SEE: wife  ::
womanhater {n} (hater of women) SEE: misogynist  ::
womb {n} (uterus)  :: úter {m}, matriu {f}
womb {n} (belly) SEE: belly  ::
wombly {adj} (of or pertaining to the womb)  :: uterí
wonder {n} (something that causes amazement or awe, a marvel)  :: meravella {f}
wonder {v} (to be affected with surprise)  :: sorprendre's, quedar-se estorat {m}
wonder {v} (to ponder about something)  :: preguntar-se
wonderful {adj} (excellent, extremely impressive)  :: meravellós
wonderfully {adv} (in a wonderful manner)  :: meravellosament
wonderland {n} (Imaginary or real place full of wonder or marvels)  :: país de les meravelles {m}
wonton {n} (Chinese dumpling)  :: wantan {m}, wanton {m}, wonton {m}
wood {n} (substance)  :: fusta {f}
wood {n} (wood from a particular species)  :: fusta {f}
wood {n} (woodland)  :: bosc {m}
wood {n} (firewood)  :: llenya {f}
wood {n} (type of golf club)  :: fusta {f}
wood alcohol {n} (methanol)  :: alcohol de fusta {m}
wood ear {n} (black fungus)  :: orella de Judes {f}
wood pigeon {n} (Columba palumbus)  :: tudó {m}
woodcock {n} (wading bird in the genus Scolopax)  :: becada {f}
woodcutter {n} (lumberjack) SEE: lumberjack  ::
wooded {adj} (covered with trees)  :: boscós
wooden {adj} (made of wood)  :: ligni {m}
woodland {n} (land covered with woody vegetation)  :: bosc {m}
woodlouse {n} (any species of suborder Oniscidea)  :: porquet de Sant Antoni
woodpecker {n} (bird in Picinae)  :: picot {m}
woods {n} (forest) SEE: forest  ::
woodwind instrument {n} (musical instrument)  :: instrument de fusta
woody {n} (erection) SEE: erection  ::
woof {n} (sound of a dog)  :: bof, buf
woof {v} (to make the sound of a dog)  :: bordar
wool {n} (hair of sheep, etc.)  :: llana {f}
woolly {adj} (made of wool)  :: llanós
word {n} (unit of language)  :: paraula {f}, mot {m}
word {n} (promise)  :: paraula {f}
word {n} (the word of God)  :: paraula {f}
word {v} (say or write using particular words)  :: redactar
word {n} (proverb) SEE: proverb  ::
word {n} (watchword) SEE: watchword  ::
word of mouth {n} (verbal means of passing of information)  :: boca-orella {m}
word search {n} (a word game)  :: sopa de lletres {f}
wordbook {n} (lexicon) SEE: lexicon  ::
wordbook {n} (libretto) SEE: libretto  ::
wordster {n} (one who uses words instead of actions) SEE: hypocrite  ::
work {n} (labour, employment, occupation, job)  :: treball {m}
work {n}  :: treball {m}
work function {n} (The minimum energy needed to remove an electron from the surface of a material)  :: funció de treball {f}
work up {v} (To develop) SEE: develop  ::
worked up {adj} (excessively emotional)  :: emocionat
worker {n} (person who performs labor)  :: treballador {m}, treballadora {f}, obrer {m}
worker bee {n} (sterile bee)  :: abella obrera {f}
workers of the world, unite {phrase} (workers of the world, unite)  :: proletaris de tots els països, uniu-vos!, proletaris de tot el món, uniu-vos!
workshop {n} (small manufacturing room)  :: taller {m}
workshop {n} (intensive course of education)  :: taller {m}
workshop {n} (academic conference)  :: seminari {m}
worksome {adj} (laborious) SEE: laborious  ::
workstead {n} (laboratory) SEE: laboratory  ::
world {n} (human collective existence)  :: món {m}
world {n} (the universe)  :: món {m}
world {n} (the Earth)  :: terra {f}, món {m}
world {n} (inhabited planet)  :: món {m}
world {n} (individual or group perspective or social setting)  :: món {m}
worldly {adj} (concerned with the human, earthly or physical rather than spiritual)  :: mundà
worldly {adj} (concerned with the secular rather than sacred)  :: mundà
worldview {n} (personal view of the world)  :: cosmovisió {f}
worldwide {adj} (affecting every place in the world)  :: mundial
worldwide {adv} (throughout the world)  :: mundialment
worm {n} (animal)  :: cuc {m}
wormwood {n} (Artemisia absinthium)  :: donzell {m}
worried {adj} (thinking about unpleasant things that have happened or that might happen)  :: preocupat
worry {v} (be troubled)  :: preocupar-se, amoïnar-se
worry {v} (disturb the peace of mind of)  :: preocupar, amoïnar
worry {n} (strong feeling of anxiety)  :: preocupació, angoixa
worry {v} (strangle) SEE: strangle  ::
worrying {adj} (inducing worry)  :: preocupant
worse {adj} (comparative form of bad)  :: pitjor
worsen {v} (transitive: make worse)  :: empitjorar
worsen {v} (intransitive: get worse)  :: empitjorar
worsening {n} (worse situation)  :: empitjorament {m}
worship {n} (devotion accorded to a deity or to a sacred object)  :: adoració {f}, culte {m}, veneració {f}
worship {n} (the religious ceremonies that express this devotion)  :: culte {m}
worship {n} (the ardent love of a person)  :: adoració {f}
worship {v} (to honor and adore, especially as a deity)  :: adorar, venerar
worst case scenario {n} (Situation which could not be any worse)  :: pitjor dels casos {m}
worth {n} (value)  :: valor {m}
worthily {adv} (in a worthy manner)  :: dignament
worthlessness {n} (quality of lacking worth)  :: inutilitat {f}, inanitat {f}
worthy {adj} (having worth, merit or value)  :: digne
worthy {adj} (honourable or admirable)  :: digne
would {v} (indicating an action or state that is conditional on another)  :: Use the conditional tense; We would be warmer if you hadn't opened the window! - Estariem més calents si no haguessis obert la finestra!
would like {v} (transitive)  :: Use the conditional of voler
would like {v} (intransitive)  :: Use the conditional of agradar
wound {v} (hurt or injure)  :: ferir
wound {v} (hurt (someone's feelings))  :: ferir
wrack {v} (rack) SEE: rack  ::
wramp {v} (to sprain a part of the body) SEE: sprain  ::
wrap {v} (to enclose completely in fabric, paper, etc)  :: embolicar [Algherese]
wrapping paper {n} (paper used for wrapping parcels or presents)  :: paper {m}
wreath {n} (ornamental circular band)  :: corona {f}
wreck {n} (ruined object or person)  :: ruïna {f}
wrecker {n} (tow truck) SEE: tow truck  ::
wrench {n} (screw) SEE: screw  ::
wrestler {n} (person who wrestles)  :: lluitador {m}, lluitadora {f}
wrestling {n} (sport)  :: lluita
wretch {n} (exile) SEE: exile  ::
wrinkle {n}  :: arruga {f}
wrinkly {adj} (having wrinkles)  :: arrugat
wrist {n} (wrist)  :: canell {m}
write {v} (to form letters, etc.)  :: escriure
writer {n} (person who writes; an author)  :: escriptor {m}, escriptora {f}
writer's cramp {n} (cramp in the writing hand)  :: rampa dels escrivents {f}, grafospasme {m}
writing {n} (written letters or symbols)  :: escriptura {f}
writing system {n}  :: sistema d'escriptura {f}
written {adj} (of, relating or characteristic of writing)  :: escrit
wrong {adj} (incorrect)  :: incorrecte, erroni, equivocat
wrong {adv} (wrongly) SEE: wrongly  ::
wrongdoer {n} (someone who does wrong)  :: malfactor {m}
wrongly {adv} (incorrectly; by error)  :: erròniament
wrought {adj} (Having been worked or prepared somehow)  :: treballat
wrought iron {n} (form of iron that is not cast)  :: ferro forjat
wy {n} (name of the letter Y, y) SEE: wye  ::
wye {n} (name of the letter Y, y)  :: i grega {f}
wyvern {n} (mythical dragon-like creature)  :: víbria {f}, vibra {f}