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dab {n} (fingerprint) SEE: fingerprint  ::
dacha {n} (Russian villa or summer house)  :: datja
Dacia {prop} (ancient kingdom and Roman province)  :: Dakien
dacite {n} (an igneous, volcanic rock with a high iron content)  :: dacit
daffodil {n} (flower)  :: påskelilje {c}
Dagestan {prop} (federal subject of Russia)  :: Dagestan
dagger {n} (a stabbing weapon)  :: dolk {c}
daguerreotype {n} (type of photograph)  :: daguerreotypi {n}
daguerreotypist {n} (someone who makes daguerreotypes)  :: daguerreotypist {c}
daguerreotypy {n} (art or technique)  :: daguerreotypi {c}
daikon {n} (large white radish)  :: Kinaradisen, Japan-Ræddike
daily {adj} (that occurs every day)  :: daglig
daily {adv} (every day)  :: dagligt
dainty {adj} (delicately small and pretty)  :: laekkeri
dairy {n} (place, where milk is processed)  :: mejeri {n}
dairy {n} (products produced from milk)  :: mejeriprodukt {n}
dairyman {n} (man who works in a dairy) SEE: milkman  ::
daisy {n} (Bellis perennis)  :: tusindfryd
Dakar {prop} (the capital city of Senegal)  :: Dakar
dale {n} (valley)  :: dal {c}
daltonic {adj} (color blind) SEE: color blind  ::
dam {n} (structure placed across a flowing body of water)  :: dæmning
damage {n} (abstract measure of something not being intact; harm)  :: skade {c}, beskadigelse {c}
damage {n} (cost or expense)  :: skade {c}
damage {v} (to make something less intact or even destroy it; to harm or cause destruction)  :: beskadige, gøre skade på, tilføje skade
Damascus {prop} (the capital city of Syria)  :: Damaskus
damask {n} (fabric)  :: damask {n}
damn {v} (theology: to condemn to hell)  :: fordømt
damn {adv} (awfully, extremely)  :: pokkers, hulens, forbandet
damn {interj} (non-vulgar expression of contempt etc.)  :: pokkers, sørens, hulens
damp {adj} (Being in a state between dry and wet)  :: fugtig
damp squib {n} (firework that fails to go off, due to wetting)  :: fuser
damsel {n} (girl, maiden (without sexual experience))  :: ungmo
Dan {prop} (fifth son of Jacob)  :: Dan
Dan {prop} (male given name)  :: Dan
Danbo {n} (cheese originating in Denmark)  :: danbo {c}, Danbo {c}
dance {n} (movements to music)  :: dans {c}
dance {v} (move rhythmically to music)  :: danse
dancer {n} (person who dances)  :: danser {c}, danserinde {c}
dandelion {n} (plant, wild flower of the genus Taraxacum)  :: mælkebøtte {c}, løvetand {c}
dandelion {adj} (of a yellow colour)  :: mælkebøtte, løvetand
dandruff {n} (skin flakes)  :: skæl {n}
Dane {n} (person from Denmark or of Danish descent)  :: dansker {c}
Danelaw {prop} (part of Great Britain)  :: Danelagen {c}
dang {adj} (damn) SEE: damn  ::
danger {n} (exposure to liable harm)  :: fare {c}
danger {n} (instance or cause of liable harm)  :: fare {c}
dangerous {adj} (full of danger)  :: farlig
Danglish {prop} (portmanteau of Danish and English)  :: danglish {n}
Danicize {v} (to make more Danish)  :: danisere, fordanske
Daniel {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Daniel
Daniel {prop} (biblical person)  :: Daniel
Daniel {prop} (male given name)  :: Daniel
Danify {v} (Danicize) SEE: Danicize  ::
danish {n} (pastry)  :: wienerbrød
Danish {prop} (language)  :: dansk
Danish {adj} (of Denmark)  :: dansk
Danish {n} (native of Denmark) SEE: Dane  ::
Danish blue {n} (cheese originating in Denmark)  :: danablu {c}
Danish crow {n} (hooded crow) SEE: hooded crow  ::
Danish pastry {n} (yeast roll)  :: wienerbrød {n}
Danish West Indies {prop} (former colony)  :: Dansk Vestindien, De Danskvestindiske Øer
Dannebrog {n} (Danish national flag)  :: dannebrog {n}
Dano-Norwegian {adj} (of or pertaining to Denmark and/or Norway or Denmark-Norway)  :: dansk-norsk
Dano-Norwegian {prop} (the koiné language)  :: dansk-norsk
Danube {prop} (river of Europe that flows to the Black Sea)  :: Donau
Dardanelles {prop} (strait)  :: Dardanellerne {p}
Dar es Salaam {prop} (city)  :: Dar es-Salaam
dark {adj} (having an absolute or relative lack of light)  :: mørk
dark {adj} (hidden, secret)  :: dunkel, hemmelighedsfuld
dark {adj} (without moral or spiritual light)  :: mørk, skummel
dark {adj} (not bright or light, deeper in hue)  :: mørke-
dark {n} (a complete or partial absence of light)  :: mørke
dark {n} (ignorance)  :: uvidenhed
dark {n} (nightfall)  :: mørke, skumring
dark energy {n} (hypothetical form of energy which, it is supposed, is spread uniformly throughout space and time and has anti-gravitational properties)  :: mørk energi
dark-haired {adj} (having dark hair)  :: mørkhåret
dark matter {n} (particles of matter that cannot be detected by their radiation)  :: mørkt stof, mørk materie
darkness {n} (state of being dark)  :: mørke
darling {n} (person who is dear to one)  :: elskede
darn {adj} (damn) SEE: damn  ::
darn {interj} (damn) SEE: damn  ::
darn {v} (damn) SEE: damn  ::
Darwinism {n} (principles of natural selection)  :: darwinisme {c}
Darwinistic {adj} (relating to Darwinism)  :: darwinistisk
data {n} (information)  :: data
databank {n} (database) SEE: database  ::
database {n} (collection of information)  :: databank {c}, database {c}
database {n} (software program)  :: database {c}
data structure {n} (organization of data)  :: datastruktur
date {n} (fruit of the date palm)  :: daddel {c}
date {n} (that which specifies the time of writing, inscription etc.)  :: datering {c}
date {n} (point of time at which a transaction or event takes place)  :: tidspunkt {n}, dato {c}
date {n} (point in time)  :: tidspunkt {n}
date {n} (pre-arranged social meeting)  :: stævnemøde {n}, date {c}
date {n} (companion when one is partaking in a social occasion)  :: ledsager {c}
date {n} (meeting with a lover or potential lover; a person so met)  :: date {c}, stævnemøde {n}, rendezvous {n}
date {v} (to note the time of writing or executing)  :: datere
date {v} (to note or fix the time of, as of an event)  :: datere
date {v} (to determine the age of something)  :: datere, tidsbestemme, tidsfæste
date {v} (to take (someone) on a series of dates)  :: gå ud med, komme sammen med
date {n} (date palm) SEE: date palm  ::
dated {adj} (marked with a date)  :: dateret
dated {adj} (out of date)  :: forældet, ugyldig
dated {adj} (anachronistic)  :: anakronistisk
dated {adj} (no longer fashionable)  :: umoderne, udgået
date of birth {n} (birthday) SEE: birthday  ::
date of birth {n} (date and year when something was born)  :: fødselsdato {c}
date palm {n} (Phoenix dactylifera)  :: daddelpalme {c}
date tree {n} (date palm) SEE: date palm  ::
dative {adj} (grammar: noting the case of noun which expresses indirect object)  :: dativ
dauber {n} (unskillful painter)  :: klatmaler {c}
Daugavpils {prop} (city in Latvia)  :: Daugavpils
daughter {n} (female offspring)  :: datter {c}
daughter-in-law {n} (wife of one's son)  :: svigerdatter {c}
David {prop} (male given name)  :: David
David {prop} (king of Judah)  :: David
Davidson {prop} (surname meaning "son of David")  :: Davidsen
Davis {prop} (surname derived from David) SEE: Davidson  ::
davit {n} (crane to sling a lifeboat, maintenance trapeze etc)  :: david {c}
daw {n} (Coloeus monedula) SEE: jackdaw  ::
daw {v} (dawn) SEE: dawn  ::
dawn {v} (to begin to brighten with daylight)  :: daggry
dawn {n} (morning twilight period)  :: daggry {n}
dawn {n} (rising of the sun)  :: solopgang {c}
dawn {n} (time)  :: daggry {n}
day {n} (period of 24 hours)  :: døgn {n}, dag {c}
day {n} (period from midnight to the following midnight)  :: døgn {n}, dag {c}
day {n} (rotational period of a planet)  :: døgn {n}
day {n} (part of a day period which one spends at one’s job, school, etc.)  :: dag {c}
day {n} (period between sunrise and sunset)  :: dag {c}
day after tomorrow {n} (day after tomorrow - translation entry)  :: overmorgen {c}
day after tomorrow {adv} (on the day after tomorrow - translation entry)  :: i overmorgen {c}
day before yesterday {n} (day before yesterday - translation entry)  :: forgårs
day before yesterday {adv} (on the day before yesterday - translation entry)  :: i forgårs
daydream {n} (a spontaneous and fanciful series of thoughts)  :: dagdrøm {c}
daydream {v} (to have such a series of thoughts)  :: dagdrømme
day lark {n} (early bird) SEE: early bird  ::
daylight savings time {n} (daylight saving time) SEE: daylight saving time  ::
daylight saving time {n} (an adjustment of the official time during summer)  :: sommertid {c}
D-Day {n} (June 6, 1944)  :: D-dag {c}
deacon {n} (a designated minister of charity in the early Church)  :: diakon
dead {adj} (no longer alive)  :: død
dead {adv} (Exactly right)  :: lige, direkte
dead {adv} (Very, absolutely, extremely, suddenly)  :: død-
dead {n} (those who have died)  :: døde {c-p}
dead as a doornail {adj} (unquestionably dead)  :: død som en sild, stendød
dead end {n} (street or path that goes nowhere)  :: blind vej {c}, blindgade {c}, blindgyde {c}
dead-end {n} (road with no exit) SEE: dead end  ::
dead ice {n} (former glacier ice that is no longer connected to the active glacier)  :: dødis
dead link {n} (hypertext link that points to a webpage that is permanently unavailable)  :: dødt link
deadly nightshade {n} (deadly nightshade; Atropa belladonna)  :: galnebær {n}
dead man's switch {n} (dead man's switch)  :: dødemandsknap {c}
Dead Sea {prop} (lake in the Middle East)  :: Døde Hav {n}
dead weight {n}  :: dødvægt {c}
deaf {adj} (unable to hear)  :: døv
deaf-mute {adj} (unable to hear or speak)  :: døvstum
dear {adj} (loved; lovable)  :: kære
dear {adj} (precious to or greatly valued by someone)  :: dyrebar
dear {adj} (high in price; expensive)  :: dyr
dear {adj} (formal way of addressing)  :: kære
dear {adj} (sore) SEE: sore  ::
death {n} (cessation of life)  :: død {c}
death {n} (personification of death)  :: Døden
deathbed {n} (the bed on which someone dies)  :: dødsleje {n}
death cap {n} (Amanita phalloides)  :: grøn fluesvamp {c}
death certificate {n} (document)  :: dødsattest {c}
death march {n} (forced movement of people in such circumstances that many die during the journey)  :: dødsmarch {c}
death metal {n} (death metal)  :: dødsmetal {n}
death penalty {n} (state punishment of death)  :: dødsstraf
death sentence {n} (sentence)  :: dødsdom {c}
death toll {n} (the number of dead as a result of a war, natural disaster or other incident)  :: dødstal {n}
death wish {n} (desire for the death of oneself or of someone else)  :: dødsønske {n}
debate {n} (argument, or discussion, usually in an ordered or formal setting)  :: debat {c}
debauch {n} (orgy) SEE: orgy  ::
debit card {n} (card taking money directly from the bank account)  :: debetkort {n}
debt {n} (action, state of mind, or object one has an obligation to perform for another)  :: gæld {c}, skyldighed {c}
debt {n} (state or condition of owing something to another)  :: gæld {c}
debt {n} (money that one person or entity owes or is required to pay to another)  :: gæld {c}
debut {n} (a performer's first-time performance to the public)  :: debut {c}
decade {n} (a period of ten years)  :: årti, dekade
decaffeinated {adj} (From which caffeine has been removed)  :: koffeinfri
Decalogue {prop} (the Ten Commandments) SEE: Ten Commandments  ::
decant {v} (to pour off gently so as not to disturb the sediment; to decant wine)  :: dekantere
decapitate {v} (remove the head of) SEE: behead  ::
decapitation {n} (beheading)  :: halshugning {c}
decathlete {n} (athlete who competes in the decathlon)  :: tikæmper {c}
decathlon {n} (athletic contest)  :: tikamp {c}
deceased {adj} (no longer alive)  :: afdød
deceive {v} (trick or mislead)  :: bedrage
December {prop} (twelfth month of the Gregorian calendar)  :: december
dechristianization {n} (dechristianization)  :: afkristning {c}
deci- {prefix} (10-1)  :: deci-
decide {v} (to resolve or settle)  :: afgøre, beslutte
decide {v} (give judgement)  :: afgøre
decide {v} (to cause someone to come to a decision)  :: få en person til at beslutte sig
deciduous {adj} (of or pertaining to trees which lose their leaves in winter or the dry season)  :: løvfældende
deciduous tooth {n} (baby tooth) SEE: milk tooth  ::
decimal {n} (number system)  :: decimal
decimate {v} (to collect or pay a tithe) SEE: tithe  ::
decision {n} (choice or judgement)  :: beslutning {c}
decision {n} (firmness of conviction)  :: beslutsomhed {c}
decision {n} (result arrived at by the judges)  :: afgørelse {c}
decisive {adj} (having the power or quality of deciding a question or controversy)  :: afgørende
decisive {adj} (marked by promptness and decision)  :: beslutsom
deck {n} (floorlike covering on a ship)  :: dæk {n}
declaration of war {n} (a formal announcement by an entity that it is in a state of war with another entity)  :: krigserklæring {c}
decline {n} (downward movement, fall)  :: forfald {n}, nedgang {c}
decollate {v} (behead) SEE: behead  ::
deconstruction {n} (disassembly) SEE: disassembly  ::
decoration {n} (act of adorning)  :: dekoration {c}, udsmykning {c}
decoration {n} (that which adorns)  :: dekoration {c}, udsmykning {c}
decrypt {v} (to convert to plain text)  :: dekryptere
deed {n} (action)  :: gerning {c}, handling {c}
deed {n} (brave or noteworthy action, feat or exploit)  :: dåd {c}, bedrift {c}
deed {n} (legal contract)  :: skøde {n}
deed {v} (to transfer real property by deed)  :: tilskøde
deep {adj} (having its bottom far down)  :: dyb
deep {adj} (profound)  :: dyb, dybsindig, dybttænkende
deep {adj} (seriously or to a significant extent, not superficial)  :: dyb
deep {adj} (in extent in a direction away from the observer)  :: dyb
deep {adj} (thick in a vertical direction)  :: bred
deep {adj} (voluminous)  :: dyb
deep {adj} (of a sound or voice, low in pitch)  :: dyb, mørk
deep {adj} (of a color, dark and highly saturated)  :: mørk, dyb
deep {adj} (a long way inward)  :: dyb
deep {adj} (a long way forward)  :: dyb
deep {adj} (difficult to awake)  :: dyb
deep {adj} (right into one's mind)  :: dyb
deep {adj} (football and other similar games)  :: dyb
deep {adv} (deeply)  :: dybt
deep {n} ((literary) part of a lake, sea, etc)  :: dyb {n}
deep {n} (the sea, the ocean)  :: dyb {n}
deep freeze {n} (freezer) SEE: freezer  ::
deep sea {n} (deeper part of sea)  :: dybhav
deer {n} (animal of the family Cervidae)  :: hjort
default {n} ((electronics, computing) original settings)  :: standard
defeat {v} (to overcome in battle or contest)  :: besejre, overvinde
defeat {n} (the act of defeating or being defeated)  :: usejr {c}, tab {n}, nederlag {n}
defecate {v} (expel feces from one's bowels)  :: defækere
defective {adj} (having one or more defects)  :: fejlbehæftet, defekt
defective {adj} (having only some forms)  :: ufuldstændig
defence {n} (defence) SEE: defense  ::
defend {v} (ward off attacks from)  :: forsvare
defender {n} (someone who defends)  :: forsvar {c}, forsvarer {c}
defender {n} (a lawyer)  :: forsvar {c}, forsvarer {c}
defender {n} (a fighter)  :: forsvar {c}, forsvarer {c}
defender {n} (sports term)  :: forsvar {c}, forsvarer {c}
defense {n} (action of protecting from attack)  :: forsvar
defense {n} (anything employed to oppose attack)  :: forsvar
deference {n} (great respect)  :: ærbødighed
defiant {adj} (defying)  :: trodsig
deficiency {n} (inadequacy or incompleteness)  :: mangel {c}, utilstrækkelighed {c}
deficit {n} (deficiency) SEE: deficiency  ::
definition {n} (statement of the meaning of a word or word group or a sign or symbol)  :: definition {c}
definition {n} (statement expressing the essential nature of something)  :: definition {c}
definition {n} (action or process of defining)  :: definition {c}
definition {n} (act of defining)  :: definition {c}
definition {n} (product of defining)  :: definition {c}
definition {n} (clarity of visual presentation, distinctness of outline or detail)  :: opløsningsevne {c}, opløsning {c}
definition {n} (clarity, especially of musical sound in reproduction)  :: gengivelse
definitional {adj}  :: definitorisk
definitive {n} (philately: ordinary postage stamp)  :: dagligmærke
defuse {v} (to remove the fuse from a bomb)  :: demontere
defy {n} (challenge) SEE: challenge  ::
degree {n} (in geometry: unit of angle)  :: grad {c}
degree {n} (unit of temperature)  :: grad {c}
degree {n} (amount, proportion, extent)  :: grad
degree {n} (academic award)  :: grad {c}
degree {n} (in graph theory: the number of edges that a vertex takes part in)  :: valens {c}
degree Celsius {n} (unit of temperature)  :: grad Celsius {c}
Dehn surgery {n} (replacement of solid torus)  :: Dehnkirurgi {c}
dehydrate {v} (to lose or remove water)  :: dehydrere
Dei gratia {adv} (by the Grace of God) SEE: by the Grace of God  ::
deism {n} (belief)  :: deisme
dejection {n} (a state of melancholy or depression)  :: modløshed {c}, nedtrykthed {c}
Delaware {prop} (US state)  :: Delaware
delete {v} (to delete) SEE: strike  ::
Delhi {prop} (National capital territory and old city in northern India)  :: Delhi
deliberate {adj} (intentional)  :: bevidst, overlagt
deliberate {adj} (of a person, carefully considering the probable consequences of a step)  :: velovervejet, gennemtænkt
deliberate {adj} (carefully considered)  :: velovervejet, gennemtænkt
deliberate {adj} (not hasty or sudden)  :: langsom, sindig, rolig
deliberate {v} (consider carefully)  :: overveje
deliberately {adv} (intentionally)  :: bevidst, med vilje
deliberately {adv} (slowly and carefully)  :: langsomt, roligt, sindigt
deliberation {n} (the act of deliberating, or of weighing and examining the reasons for and against a choice or measure)  :: overvejelse {c}
deliberation {n} (careful discussion and examination of the reasons for and against a measure)  :: drøftelse {c}, rådslagning {c}
delicious {adj} (pleasing to taste)  :: delikat, liflig, lækker, yndig, herlig, velsmagende, smagfuld
Delilah {prop} (biblical mistress of Samson)  :: Dalila
deliver {v} (to set free)  :: befri, udfri
deliver {v} (to assist in giving birth)  :: forløse, tage imod
deliver {v} (to give birth)  :: barsle, nedkomme
deliver {v} (to bring or transport something to its destination)  :: levere, aflevere, indlevere, overlevere, overbringe, udbringe, ombære, omdele
deliver {v} (to hand over or surrender)  :: udlevere, overgive
deliver {v} (to express in words)  :: holde
delivery room {n}  :: fødestue {c}
dell {n} (valley) SEE: valley  ::
delta {n} (fourth letter of modern Greek alphabet)  :: delta {n}
delta {n} (landform at the mouth of a river)  :: delta {n}
deltoid {adj} (in the shape of Δ) SEE: triangular  ::
deluded {adj} (to hold a misleading belief)  :: vildledt
deluge {n} (an overwhelming amount of something)  :: overflod
delusion {n} (act of deluding; deception; a misleading of the mind)  :: indbildning {c}
delusion {n} (that which is falsely or delusively believed or propagated; false belief; error in belief)  :: vrangforestilling {c}
delve {v} (to dig in the ground)  :: grave
delve {v} (to search carefully for information)  :: dykke ned i
demand {n} (desire to purchase goods and services)  :: efterspørgsel
demand {n} (order)  :: krav
demand {v} (to request forcefully)  :: kræve
demarcation {n} (act of marking off a boundary or setting a limit)  :: grænsedragning {c}, afgrænsning {c}
demarcation {n} (thus fixed limit)  :: demarkationslinje {c}
demarcation {n} (strictly defined separation)  :: faggrænse {c}, grænse {c}
demeanor {n} (The outward way in which a person behaves)  :: opførsel {c}, optræden {c}
dementia {n} (progressive decline in cognitive function)  :: demens
demijohn {n} (bottle)  :: vinballong {c}
democracy {n} (rule by the people)  :: demokrati
democracy {n} (government under the rule of its people)  :: demokrati {n}
Democratic People's Republic of Korea {prop} (country in East Asia (official name))  :: Nordkorea, Den Demokratiske Folkerepublik Korea
Democratic Republic of the Congo {prop} (large central African nation, formerly called Zaire)  :: Demokratiske Republik Congo, Congo Kinshasa, DR Congo, Belgisk Congo
Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste {prop} (official name of East Timor)  :: Demokratiske Republik Østtimor
democratic socialism {n} (socialism based on democratic principles)  :: demokratisk socialisme {c}
Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka {prop} (Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka)  :: Demokratiske Socialistiske Republik Sri Lanka
demographic {adj} (of or pertaining to demography)  :: demografisk
demographical {adj} (demographic) SEE: demographic  ::
demography {n} (study of human populations)  :: demografi {c}
demon {n} (evil spirit)  :: dæmon {c}
demonology {n} (study of demons)  :: dæmonologi {c}
demonstrate {v} (to display the method of using an object)  :: demonstrere
demonstrate {v} (to show the steps taken to create a logical argument or equation)  :: demonstrere
demonstration {n} (act)  :: demonstration {c}
demonstration {n} (event)  :: demonstration {c}
demonstration {n} (public display of opinion)  :: demonstration {c}
demonstrator {n} (forefinger) SEE: forefinger  ::
demoralize {v} (to destroy morale; to dishearten)  :: demoralisere
den {n} (home of certain animals)  :: hule {c}
den {n} (living room of a house)  :: værelse {n}, hybel {c}, [slang] hummer {n}, hule {c}
Denali {prop} (highest mountain peak in North America)  :: Denali
dendrochronology {n} (science of counting tree rings)  :: dendrokronologi {c}, træringskronologi {c} [rare]
denier {n} (person who denies something)  :: benægter {c} [notably concerning the Holocaust]
Denmark {prop} (country in Western Europe)  :: Danmark
Denmark-Norway {prop} (the former political entity)  :: Danmark-Norge
Dennis {prop} (male given name)  :: Dennis
denominator {n} (The number or expression written below the line in a fraction)  :: nævner {c}
denounce {v} (to make known in a formal manner)  :: bekendtgøre
denounce {v} (to criticize or speak out against)  :: beskylde
denounce {v} (to make a formal or public accusation against)  :: anklage
denounce {v} (to announce the termination of; especially a treaty)  :: opsige
dense {adj} (having relatively high density)  :: kompakt
dense {adj} (compact; crowded together)  :: tæt
dense {adj} (thick; difficult to penetrate)  :: tæt
dense {adj} (math: being a well-approximating subset)  :: tæt
density {n} (physics: amount of matter contained by a given volume)  :: massefylde {c}, densitet {c}
dental floss {n} (cord of thin filaments used to clean the areas between the teeth)  :: tandtråd {c}
dentist {n} (specialized medical doctor)  :: tandlæge
Denver {prop} (capital of Colorado)  :: Denver
deny {v} (disallow) SEE: forbid  ::
deny {v} (to assert that something is not true)  :: nægte, benægte
deodorant {n} (odor-controlling cosmetic for the underarm)  :: deodorant {c}
deoxyribose {n} (derivative of ribose)  :: deoxyribose
departure {n} (the act of departing)  :: afgang {c}, afrejse {c}
departure {n} (deviation from a plan or procedure)  :: afvigelse {c}
departure {n} (death)  :: død {c}, bortgang {c}
depend {v} (rely on support)  :: afhænge
depend {v} (trust)  :: regne med, stole
depend {v} (hang down)  :: hænge ned
depend {v} (be pending)  :: være uafgjort
dependency grammar {n}  :: dependensgrammatik {c}
dependent clause {n} (subordinate clause) SEE: subordinate clause  ::
depiction {n} (lifelike image)  :: afbildning {c}
depleted {adj} (used up, expended)  :: udtømme, formindske, reducere
derivative {adj} (obtained by derivation)  :: afledt
derivative {adj} (imitative of the work of someone else)  :: imiterende
derivative {adj} ((copyright) referring to a work based on another work)  :: afledt
derivative {adj} (lacking originality)  :: uoriginal
derivative {n} (something derived)  :: afledning {c}
derivative {n} (chemical derived from another)  :: derivat {n}
derivative {n} (in analysis: value)  :: differentialkvotient {c}
derive {v} (deduce (a conclusion) by reasoning)  :: udlede
derive {v} (find the derivation of (a word or phrase))  :: udlede
derive {v} (create (a compound) from another by means of a reaction)  :: udlede
derive {v} (originate (from))  :: opstå
derogatory {adj} (tending to lessen in value)  :: nedsættende
describe {v} (to represent in words)  :: beskrive
describe {v} (to give rise to a geometrical structure)  :: beskrive
description {n} (account in words)  :: beskrivelse
description word {n} (adjective) SEE: adjective  ::
descry {v} (see) SEE: see  ::
desecrate {v} (to profane or violate sacredness)  :: vanhellige
desecration {n} (act of disrespect towards sacred)  :: vanhelligelse {c}
desert {n} (that which is deserved or merited; a just punishment or reward)  :: fortjeneste {c}
desert {n} (barren area)  :: ørken {c}
desert cat {n} (African wildcat) SEE: African wildcat  ::
deserve {v} (to merit)  :: fortjene
desiccated coconut {n} (desiccated coconut)  :: kokosmel {n}
designation {n} (distinguishing mark or name)  :: betegnelse, benævnelse
desire {v} (desire) SEE: want  ::
desire {v} (wish for earnestly)  :: ønske
desire {v} (want emotionally or sexually)  :: begære, attrå
desire {n} (something wished for)  :: ønske
desire {n} (strong attraction)  :: begær, lyst
desire {n} (feeling of desire)  :: lyst
desk {n} (table for writing and reading)  :: skrivebord {n}
Des Moines {prop} (the capital city of the state of Iowa)  :: Des Moines
despite {prep} (in spite of)  :: på trods af
despondence {n} (despondency) SEE: despondency  ::
despondency {n} (loss of hope or confidence)  :: modløshed {c}
despondency {n} (a feeling of depression or disheartenment)  :: modløshed {c}
despondent {adj} (in low spirits from loss of hope or courage)  :: knuget, forknyt
despotic {adj} (of or pertaining to a despot)  :: despotisk
despotic {adj} (acting or ruling as a despot)  :: despotisk
despotism {n} (government by a singular authority)  :: despoti
dessert {n} (sweet confection served as the last course of a meal)  :: dessert {c}
destiny {n} (predetermined condition; fate; fixed order of things)  :: skæbne {c}
destroy {v} (to damage beyond use or repair)  :: ødelægge
destroy {v} (to cause destruction)  :: ødelægge
destroy {v} (to put down or euthanize (e.g. an animal))  :: aflive
destruction {n} (act of destroying)  :: ødelæggelse
detaboo {v} (detaboo)  :: aftabuisere
detached {adj} (of a house: not joined to another house on either side)  :: fritstående
detail {n} (something small enough to escape casual notice)  :: detalje {c}
detail {n} (uncountable: a profusion of details)  :: detaljer {c-p}
detail {n} (something considered trivial enough to ignore)  :: detalje {c}
detain {v} (to detain) SEE: hold  ::
detain {v} (put under custody)  :: tilbageholde
detect {v} (to detect) SEE: notice  ::
detective {n} (person employed to find information)  :: detektiv {c}, privatdetektiv {c}
detective work {n} (investigative work)  :: detektivarbejde {n}
detergent {n} (any non-soap cleaning agent, especially a synthetic surfactant)  :: vaskemiddel {n}
determination {n} (bringing to an end; termination; limit)  :: opsigelse
detonation {n} (an explosion)  :: brag, eksplosion, knald
detour {n} (diversion or deviation)  :: omvej {c}
detrimental {adj} (causing damage or harm)  :: skadelig
dette {n} (debt) SEE: debt  ::
Deuteronomy {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Femte Mosebog
Deutsche Mark {n} (former currency unit of Germany)  :: D-mark {c}, tyske mark {c}
develop {v} (to progress)  :: udvikle
develop {v} (to create)  :: udvikle
developer {n} (someone engaged in product creation and improvement)  :: udvikler {c}
developer {n} (software programmer)  :: udvikler {c}, programmør {c}
developing country {n} (developing country)  :: udviklingsland {n}
development {n} (process of developing)  :: udvikling
development {n} (something which has developed)  :: udvikling
development {n} (real estate development)  :: udbygning, udvidelse
development {n} (application of new ideas to practical problems (compare research))  :: udvikling
development {n} (active placement of the pieces, or the process of achieving it)  :: udvikling
developmental biology {n} (study of the physiological changes that occurs within individual organisms)  :: udviklingsbiologi {c}
deviate {n}  :: afvige
deviate {v} (To fall outside of, or part from, some norm; to stray)  :: deviere
deviation {n} (act of deviating)  :: afvigelse {c}
devil {n} (a creature of hell)  :: djævel {c}
devil {n} (the devil: the chief devil)  :: djævlen, fanden, satan
devil's advocate {n} (debater)  :: djævelens advokat {c}
devil's advocate {n} (canon lawyer)  :: djævelens advokat {c}
devise {v} (use the intellect to plan or design)  :: opfinde, udtænke, finde på, udarbejde
devise {v} (leave in a will)  :: testamentere
Devon {prop} (English county)  :: Devon
devour {v} (to eat greedily)  :: grovæde
devout {adj} (devoted to religion or to religious feelings and duties)  :: from
dew {n} (moisture in the air that settles on plants, etc)  :: dug {c}
dewberry {n} (Rubus caesius)  :: korbær {n}
dexterity {n} (skill in performing tasks, especially with the hands)  :: fingerfærdighed {c}
dextromanual {adj} (right-handed) SEE: right-handed  ::
dextrose {n} (naturally-occurring form of glucose)  :: druesukker
Dhaka {prop} (capital of Bangladesh)  :: Dhaka
Dhivehi {prop} (an Indo-Aryan language)  :: maldivisk
diabetes mellitus {n} (medical disorder)  :: sukkersyge
diabetic {n} (person suffering from diabetes mellitus)  :: diabetiker {c}
diacritic {n} (diacritical mark) SEE: diacritical mark  ::
diacritical mark {n} (symbol in writing used with a letter to indicate a different pronunciation, stress, tone, or meaning)  :: diakritisk tegn {n}
diagnosis {n} (identification of the nature and cause of an illness)  :: diagnose {c}, diagnosticering {c}
diagonal {n} (slash) SEE: slash  ::
dial {n} (sundial) SEE: sundial  ::
dialect {n} (variety of a language)  :: dialekt {c}
dialogue {n} (conversation or other discourse between individuals)  :: dialog {c}, samtale {c}, konversation {c}
diameter {n} (line)  :: diameter {c}
diameter {n} (length of this line)  :: diameter {c}
diamond {n} (rhombus) SEE: rhombus  ::
diamond {n} (uncountable: mineral)  :: diamant {c}
diamond {n} (gemstone)  :: diamant {c}
diamond {n} (card games: card of the diamonds suit)  :: ruder
diamonds {n} (one of the four suits of playing cards, marked with the symbol ♦)  :: ruder {c}
Diana {prop} (Roman goddess)  :: Diana
Diana {prop} (female given name)  :: Diana
diaper {n} (absorbent garment worn by a baby, or by someone who is incontinent)  :: ble {c}
diarrhea {n} (medical condition)  :: diare {c}, diaré {c}, diarre {c}, diarré {c}
diary {n} (daily log of experiences)  :: dagbog {c}
Diaspora {prop} (dispersion of a group of people)  :: diaspora
dibs {n} (a claim to the right to use or enjoy something exclusively or before anyone else)  :: helle for
dice {n} (polyhedron used in games of chance) SEE: die  ::
dichasium {n} (cymose inflorescence)  :: toarmet kvast, gaffelkvast
dick {n} (slang: penis)  :: pik, gren {c}, dolk {c}, diller {c}, kødfløjte {c}
dickhead {n} (glans penis) SEE: glans penis  ::
dicotyledon {n} (in botany)  :: tokimbladede
dictator {n} (totalitarian leader of a dictatorship)  :: diktator {c}
dictatorship {n} (a government led by a dictator)  :: diktatur {n}
dictionaric {adj} (Of or pertaining to a dictionary)  :: ordbogsmæssig
dictionary {n} (publication that explains the meanings of an ordered list of words)  :: ordbog {c}
dictionary attack {n} (An attack that uses a list of words from a dictionary)  :: ordbogsangreb {n}
didactic {adj} (instructive or intended to teach or demonstrate)  :: didaktisk, belærende
didactic {adj} (excessively moralizing)  :: didaktisk, docerende
die {v} (to stop living)  :: , udånde, gå bort, gå al kødets gang, sove ind, stille træskoene, kradse af, omkomme, afgå ved døden, krepere
die {v} (to become spiritually dead)  :: opgive
die {v} (to break down)  :: ophøre
die {n} (polyhedron used in games of chance)  :: terning
diencephalon {n} (region of the human brain)  :: mellemhjernen
diesel {n} (fuel)  :: diesel {c}
diesel engine {n} (a type of engine)  :: dieselmotor {c}
diesel motor {n} (diesel engine) SEE: diesel engine  ::
difference {n} (quality of being different)  :: forskel {c}
difference {n} (characteristic of something that makes it different from something else)  :: forskel {c}
difference {n} (arithmetic: result of a subtraction)  :: differens {c}
difference quotient {n} (the slope of the secant as obtained by dividing the vertical difference between two imagined points with the horizontal)  :: differenskvotient {c}
different {adj} (not the same)  :: forskellig, anderledes, ulig
different {adj} (unlike most others)  :: anderledes
differentiable {adj} (having a derivative)  :: differentiabel {c}
differentiation {n} (act of distinguishing or describing a thing, by giving its different, or specific difference)  :: differentiering
difficult {adj} (hard, not easy)  :: vanskelig
difficulty {n} (state of being difficult)  :: sværhed {c}, vanskelighed {c}
difficulty {n} (obstacle)  :: besvær {n}
diffuse {v} (To spread over or through as in air, water, or other matter, especially by fluid motion or passive means)  :: diffus
diffuse {adj} (not concentrated)  :: diffus, uklar
dig {v} (to move hard-packed earth out of the way)  :: grave
dig {n} (archeological investigation)  :: udgravning {c}
dig {v} (slang: to appreciate, or like)  :: kunne lide
dig {v} (slang: to understand or show interest in)  :: forstå, være med
digest {v} (to separate food in the alimentary canal)  :: fordøje
digestion {n} (process in gastrointestinal tract)  :: fordøjelse {c}
digger {n} (spade (playing card)) SEE: spade  ::
digger {n} (gold miner) SEE: gold digger  ::
dig into {v} (to research a particular subject)  :: grave sig ned i, begrave sig i
digit {n} (numeral)  :: ciffer
digital footprint {n} (digital evidence of a person's activities on the Internet)  :: elektronisk fodspor {n}
digits {n} (slang: telephone number)  :: nummer
digit sum {n} (single operation)  :: tværsum {c}
digit sum {n} (iterated digit sum)  :: tværsum {c}, reduceret tværsum {c}, itereret tværsum {c}
dignified {adj} (respectable)  :: værdig
dignity {n} (quality or state)  :: værdighed {c}
digraph {n} (directed graph) SEE: directed graph  ::
dihydrogen monoxide {n} (dihydrogen monoxide)  :: dihydrogenmonoxid {c} {n}
dildo {n} (artificial phallus)  :: dildo {c}, vibrator {c}
Dili {prop} (capital)  :: Dili
diligent {adj} (performing with intense concentration, focus, responsible regard)  :: flittig, ihærdig, arbejdsom
dill {n} (fool) SEE: fool  ::
dill {n} (herb of the species Anethum graveolens)  :: dild {c}
dimension {n} (single aspect of a thing)  :: dimension {c}, side {c}, aspekt {n}
dimension {n} (measure of spatial extent)  :: dimension {c}
dimension {n} (in geometry)  :: dimension {c}
dimension {n} (in science fiction)  :: dimension {c}
diminutive {adj} (very small)  :: diminutiv
diminutive {n} (grammar: word form expressing smallness)  :: diminutiv {n}
dine {v} (to eat; to eat dinner or supper)  :: spise
ding-a-ling {n} (dick) SEE: dick  ::
dinghy {n} (small boat)  :: jolle {c}
dingleberry {n} (cranberry) SEE: cranberry  ::
dining table {n} (table in the dining room on which meals are served)  :: spisebord {n}
dinitrogen tetroxide {n} (binary compound nitrogen and oxygen, N2O4)  :: dinitrogentetroxid
dinner {n} (main meal of the day)  :: middag, aftenmad {c}
dinner {n} (midday meal)  :: middag
dinner hour {n} (the hour when dinner takes place) SEE: dinnertime  ::
dinner jacket {n} (tuxedo) SEE: tuxedo  ::
dinnertime {n} (time when dinner takes place)  :: spisetid {c}
dinnertime {n} (time when dinner is ready)  :: spisetid {c}
dinosaur {n} (extinct reptile)  :: dinosaurus {c}
diocese {n} (region administered by a bishop)  :: stift {n}
diode {n} (electronic device)  :: diode {c}
dip {v} (to lower into a liquid)  :: dyppe
diphtheria {n} (infectious disease of the upper respiratory tract)  :: difteri {c}, difteritis {c}
diphthong {n} (complex vowel sound)  :: diftong {c}, tvelyd {c}
diploma {n} (certificate)  :: diplom {n}
diplomacy {n} (art of conducting international relations)  :: diplomati {n}
diplomacy {n} (tact and subtle skill in dealing with people)  :: diplomati {n}
diplomat {n} (person who is accredited to represent a government)  :: diplomat {c}
diplomat {n} (someone who uses skill and tact in dealing with other people)  :: diplomat {c}
diplomatist {n} (diplomat) SEE: diplomat  ::
dire {adj} (warning of bad consequences)  :: ildevarslende
dire {adj} (expressing bad consequences)  :: ondskabsfuld, skrækkelig
direct {v} (to manage, control, steer)  :: dirigere, lede
direct {v} (to aim at)  :: rette
directed graph {n} (type of graphs)  :: orienteret graf {c}
direct free kick {n} (soccer)  :: direkte frispark {n}
direction {n} (indication of the point toward which an object is moving)  :: retning
directions {n} (direction) SEE: direction  ::
directly {adv} (immediately) SEE: immediately  ::
directly proportional {adj} (proportional to a constant multiple of an independent variable)  :: direkte proportional, ligefremt proportional
direct object {n} (the noun a verb is directly acting upon)  :: direkte objekt {n}, genstandsled {n}
direct speech {n} (the writing of speech)  :: direkte tale
dirigible {n} (a self-propelled airship that can be steered)  :: luftskib {n}
dirty {adj} (covered with or containing dirt)  :: beskidt, uren
dirty {adj} (morally unclean, obscene or indecent)  :: beskidt
dirty {adj} (dishonourable, violating standards or rules)  :: beskidt
dirty {adj} (of color: discolored by impurities)  :: beskidt, grumset
dirty blond {adj} (of dark blond color)  :: mørkeblond
dirty bomb {n} (device containing conventional explosives and radioactive material)  :: beskidt bombe {c}
dirty bomb {n} (nuclear bomb that speads radiation over a wide area due to inefficiency or design)  :: beskidt bombe {c}
dirty look {n} (unpleasant look)  :: ondt blik, onde øjne
dis {v} (diss) SEE: diss  ::
dis {n} (diss) SEE: diss  ::
disadvantage {n} (weakness)  :: ulempe {c}
disadvantage {n} (setback or handicap)  :: ulempe {c}
disallow {v} (to refuse to allow) SEE: forbid  ::
disappear {v} (to vanish)  :: forsvinde
disappear {v} (to make vanish)  :: få til at forsvinde
disappoint {v} (to displease)  :: skuffe
disappointment {n} (emotion)  :: skuffelse {c}
disapprove {v} (to refuse to approve) SEE: reject  ::
disassemble {v} (to take to pieces)  :: demontere
disassembly {n} (process of disassembling)  :: demontering
disaster {n} (unexpected catastrophe causing physical damage, etc.)  :: katastrofe {c}
disaster {n} (unforeseen event causing great loss, etc.)  :: katastrofe {c}
disband {v} (to break up or cause to cease to exist)  :: afskaffe, nedlægge
disc {n} (disk) SEE: disk  ::
discoloration {n} (act of discolouring or state of being discolored)  :: misfarvning {c}
discount {n} (reduction in price)  :: rabat
discourse analysis {n} (number of approaches to analyzing discourse)  :: diskursanalyse {c}
discover {v} (find something for the first time)  :: opdage
discovery {n} (something discovered)  :: opdagelse {c}
discovery {n} (the discovering of new things)  :: opdagelse {c}
discreet {adj} (respectful of privacy or secrecy; quiet; diplomatic)  :: diskret
discreet {adj} (not drawing attention, anger or challenge; inconspicuous)  :: diskret
discriminate {v} (to distinguish)  :: skelne, sondre
discriminate {v} (to make decisions based on prejudice)  :: diskriminere, forskelsbehandle
discrimination {n} (distinct treatment on the basis of prejudice)  :: diskrimination {c}
discuss {v} (to converse or debate concerning a particular topic)  :: diskutere
discussion {n} (conversation or debate)  :: diskussion
disdain {n} (feeling of contempt or scorn)  :: despekt, foragt
disease {n} (an abnormal condition of the body causing discomfort or dysfunction)  :: sygdom {c}
disfigure {v} (change appearance to the negative)  :: vansire, skamfere
disgust {v} (to cause an intense dislike for something)  :: fremkalde væmmelse
disgust {n} (an intense dislike or repugnance)  :: afsky {c}, væmmelse {c}
dish {n} (vessel for holding/serving food)  :: tallerken
dishtowel {n} (a cloth or towel used to dry dishes) SEE: tea towel  ::
dishwasher {n} (machine)  :: opvaskemaskine {c}
disillusion {v} (to free or deprive of illusion; to disenchant)  :: desillusionere
disillusion {n} (act or state of disenchanting or freeing from a false belief)  :: desillusion
disinfect {v} (sterilize by the use of cleaning agent)  :: desinficere
disintegrate {v} (break up into one's parts)  :: opløse, desintegrere
disk {n} (a thin, flat, circular plate)  :: skive
disorder {n} (absence of order)  :: uorden {c}
disorder {n} (physical or psychical malfunction)  :: forstyrrelse {c}
disparaging {adj} (insulting)  :: nedsættende
dispel {v} (to drive away by scattering)  :: henvejre
dispirited {adj} (without spirit) SEE: despondent  ::
disregard {v} (disregard) SEE: neglect  ::
diss {v} (to put someone down or show verbal disrespect)  :: disse [slang]
dissatisfied {adj} (feeling or displaying disappointment or a lack of contentment)  :: misfornøjet
dissect {v} (to study a dead animal's anatomy by cutting it apart)  :: dissekere
distal {adj} (remote from the point of attachment or origin)  :: distal
distance {n} (amount of space between two points)  :: afstand {c}
distant {adj} (far off)  :: fjern
distort {v} (to bring something out of shape)  :: forvrænge
distort {v} (to give false account of)  :: forvrænge
distortion {n} (act of distorting)  :: fordrejelse, forvridning, forvrængning
distortion {n} (effect used in music)  :: distortion {p}
distress {n} ((cause of) discomfort)  :: ubehag {n}
distress {n} (serious danger)  :: nødsituation
district {n} (administrative division)  :: distrikt {n}
district heating {n} (system)  :: fjernvarme
disturbance {n} (act of disturbing, being disturbed)  :: forstyrrelse {c}
disturbance {n} (something that disturbs)  :: forstyrrelse {c}
ditto {adv} (likewise) SEE: likewise  ::
dive {v} (to swim under water)  :: dykke
dive {v} (imitate a foul)  :: filme
diver {n} (someone who dives)  :: dykker {c}
diver {n} (the loon (bird))  :: lom {c}
diversify {v} (To make diverse)  :: variere, gøre afvekslende , forandre
diversity {n} (quality of being diverse; difference)  :: diversitet
divide and conquer {v} (Divide and conquer)  :: del og hersk
dividend {n} (finance: a payment of money by a company to its shareholders)  :: udbytte {n}
divine {adj} (of or pertaining to a god)  :: guddommelig
diving bell {n} (airtight chamber used by divers)  :: dykkerklokke
divisible {adj} (capable of being divided)  :: delelig
divisible {adj} (of an integer, that when divided leaves no remainder)  :: delelig
division of labour {n} (separation of work)  :: arbejdsdeling {c}
divisor {n} (integer that divides another integer an integral number of times)  :: divisor {c}
Diwali {prop} (festival of lights)  :: Divali
Djibouti {prop} (Republic of Djibouti)  :: Djibouti
déjà vu {n} (Something which one has or suspects to have seen or experienced before)  :: deja-vu
D-mark {n} (currency)  :: D-mark
DNA {phrase} (abbreviation of deoxyribonucleic acid (see deoxyribonucleic acid for full forms))  :: dna
Düne {prop} (island in Germany)  :: Dynen {c}
Dnepropetrovsk {prop} (Dnipropetrovsk) SEE: Dnipropetrovsk  ::
Dnipropetrovsk {prop} (city)  :: Dnepropetrovsk
do {v} (perform, execute)  :: gøre, udføre
do {v} (work, suffice)  :: gå an, klare sig, være nok
do {v} (be reasonable or acceptable)  :: gå an
do {v} (referring to an earlier verb (pro-verb))  :: gøre
doable {adj} (possible to do) SEE: feasible  ::
dobra {n} (official currency of São Tomé and Príncipe)  :: dobra
doctor {n} (physician)  :: læge, doktor
doctor {n} (person who has attained a doctorate)  :: doktor
doctor {v} (act as a medical doctor to)  :: doktorere
doctor {v} (alter or make obscure, in order to deceive)  :: forfalske
doctor {n} (veterinarian) SEE: veterinarian  ::
doctorate {n} (highest degree awarded by a university faculty)  :: doktorgrad {c}
document {n} (original or official paper)  :: dokument {n}
documentary {n} (documentary film)  :: dokumentarfilm {c}
documentation {n} (documents that explain the operation of a particular machine or software program)  :: dokumentation {c}
dodecahedron {n} (a polyhedron with 12 faces)  :: dodekaeder {n}
dodgeball {n} (a sport)  :: høvdingebold {c}
dodo {n} (Raphus cucullatus)  :: dronte {c}
Dodoma {prop} (capital of Tanzania)  :: Dodoma
doe {n} (female deer)  :: hind
doe {n} (female fallow deer)  ::
doe {n} (female roe deer)  ::
does anyone here speak English {phrase} (does anyone here speak English?)  :: er der nogen her, der taler engelsk
dog {n} (animal)  :: hund {c}
dog collar {n} (collar for a dog)  :: hundehalsbånd {n}
dog days {n} (the days between early July and early September when Sirius rises and sets with the Sun)  :: hundedage {c-p}
doge {n} (chief magistrate in the republics of Venice and Genoa)  :: doge {c}
dog food {n} (food eaten by dogs)  :: hundemad {c}, hundefoder {c}
doggy paddle {n} (swimming stroke) SEE: dog paddle  ::
doggy style {n} (position for such intercourse)  :: hundestilling
dogma {n} (authoritative principle, belief or statement of opinion)  :: dogme {n}
dogma {n} (doctrine)  :: dogme {n}
dog paddle {n} (swimming stroke)  :: hundesvømning {c}
dog shit {n} (deceitful statements, etc) SEE: bullshit  ::
dogsled {n} (sled pulled by dogs)  :: hundeslæde {c}
Dog Star {prop} (Sirius) SEE: Sirius  ::
dogwood {n} (tree or shrub of the genus Cornus)  :: kornel {c}
Doha {prop} (capital of Qatar)  :: Doha
do it yourself {n} (practice of doing home improvements and maintenance oneself)  :: gør-det-selv {n}, gør det selv {n}
do-it-yourself {adj} (of or pertaining to do it yourself)  :: gør-det-selv [also a noun]
doldrums {n} (part of the ocean near the equator, abounding in calms which prevent sailing progress)  :: kalmebælte {n}
doll {n} (a toy in the form of a human)  :: dukke
dollar {n} (designation for specific currency)  :: dollar {c}
dollhouse {n} (miniature house for dolls) SEE: doll's house  ::
doll's house {n} (miniature house for dolls)  :: dukkehus {n}
dolor {n} (sorrow)  :: smerte
dolphin {n} (aquatic mammal)  :: delfin
dolphin {n} (maritime structure)  :: duc d'albe {c}
domain {n} ((mathematics) the set on which a function is defined)  :: definitionsmængde {c}
dome {n} (architectural element)  :: kuppel {c}
Dominica {prop} (Commonwealth of Dominica)  :: Dominica
Dominican Republic {prop} (country in the Caribbean)  :: Dominikanske Republik
domino effect {n} (chain of events)  :: dominoeffekt {c}
don {n} (professor) SEE: professor  ::
Donald Duck {prop} (one of the Disney characters)  :: Anders And
Donaldism {n} (Disney fan culture)  :: Donaldisme
donate {v} (to give away something of value)  :: donere
Donetsk People's Republic {prop} (secessionist state in Donechchyna, the Ukraine)  :: Folkerepublikken Donetsk
donjon {n} (fortified tower) SEE: keep  ::
donkey {n} (a domestic animal, see also: ass)  :: æsel {n}
do not disturb {phrase} (do not disturb)  :: må ikke forstyrres
don't count your chickens before they're hatched {proverb} (don't count on things if you don't have them yet)  :: pels ikke bjørnen før den er skudt
don't look a gift horse in the mouth {proverb} (a phrase referring to unappreciatively questioning of a gift or handout too closely)  :: sku ikke en given hest i munden
donut {n} (deep-fried piece of dough) SEE: doughnut  ::
door {n} (portal of entry into a building, room or vehicle)  :: dør {c}
door {n} (any flap that opens like a door)  :: låge {c}
doorbell {n} (device on or adjacent to an outer door for announcing one's presence)  :: dørklokke {c}
doorless {adj} (doorless)  :: dørløs
doorman {n} (man who holds open the door at the entrance to a building)  :: dørmand {c}
doormat {n} (coarse mat that appears at the entrance to a house)  :: dørmåtte {c}
doormat {n} (someone that is over-submissive to other's wishes)  :: dørmåtte {c}
do-over {n} (repeat)  :: ommer {c}
dopamine {n} (the neurotransmitter)  :: dopamin
doppelganger {n} (ghostly double of a living person)  :: dobbeltgænger {c}
doppelganger {n} (remarkably similar double)  :: dobbeltgænger {c}
Dordogne {prop} (department)  :: Dordogne
Doric {prop} (Greek dialect)  :: Dorisk {m}
dork {n} (a quirky, silly, and/or stupid socially inept person, or one who is out of touch with contemporary trends)  :: nørd
dormouse {n} (rodent)  :: syvsover, hasselmus
Dorothea {prop} (female given name) SEE: Dorothy  ::
Dorothy {prop} (female given name)  :: Dorthea
dot {n} (small spot or mark)  :: prik {c}, punkt {n}
dot product {n} (scalar product) SEE: scalar product  ::
double act {n} (comic pairing)  :: komikerduo
double bed {n} (a bed designed for two adults)  :: dobbeltseng {c}
double chin {n} (a layer of fat under the chin)  :: dobbelthage {c}
double-decker {n} (vehicle with two decks)  :: dobbeltdækker
double-edged {adj} (a blade that is sharp on both edges)  :: tveægget
double-edged sword {n} (idiomatic)  :: tveægget sværd {n}
double entendre {n} (phrase with two meanings)  :: tvetydighed {c}
double fault {n} (missing of both the first serve and second serve)  :: dobbeltfejl {c}
double life {n} (double life)  :: dobbeltliv {n}
double reed {n} (a pair of reeds in wind instruments)  :: dobbelt rørblad
double sheet bend {n} (knot)  :: dobbelt flagknob {n}
double standard {n} (the situation of groups one of which is excused from following a standard)  :: dobbeltmoral
doublet {n} (article of men's clothing)  :: vams {c}
doublet {n} (pair of two similar or equal things)  :: dublet {c}
double track {n} (two parallel tracks)  :: dobbeltspor {n}
double-track {adj} (railways: having a pair of tracks in order to allow trains to pass in opposite directions)  :: dobbeltsporet
double-u {n} (name of the letter W, w)  :: dobbelt-v {n}
doubt {n} (uncertainty)  :: tvivl {c}
doubt {v} (to lack confidence in something)  :: tvivle, betvivle
doubtful {adj} (experiencing or showing doubt)  :: tvivlende, usikker
doubtful {adj} (undecided or of uncertain outcome)  :: tvivlsom
doubtful {adj} (improbable or unlikely)  :: tvivlsom
doubtful {adj} (suspicious, or of dubious character)  :: tvivlsom
doubtlessly {adv} (without question)  :: utvivlsomt
dough {n} (mix of flour and other ingredients)  :: dej {c}
doughnut {n} (deep-fried piece of dough or batter)  :: donut {c}, [rare] munkering, berliner {c} (with filling)
dove {n} (bird of the pigeon and dove family Columbidae)  :: due {c}
Dover {prop} (port in Kent, England)  :: Dover
do-while loop {n} (do-while loop)  :: do-while-løkke, do-while-loop
do without {v} (manage)  :: undvære, klare sig uden
down {n} (hill, rolling grassland)  :: højdedrag
down {n} (field, especially for racing)  :: bane
down {adv} (from a high to a low position, downwards)  :: ned, nedad
down {adv} (in a lower position)  :: nede
down {adv} (south)  :: ned
down {adv} (into a state of non-operation)  :: nede
down {prep} (from one end to another)  :: ned ad, hen ad
down {adj} (depressed)  :: langt nede, nede, deprimeret
down {adj} (on a lower level than before)  :: lav, nedadgående, aftagende
down {v} (to drink or swallow)  :: sluge, hælde ned
down {v} (to drop)  :: tabe, lade falde
down {n} (soft, immature feathers)  :: dun
downhill {adj} (easy) SEE: easy  ::
downing {n} (defeat) SEE: defeat  ::
download {v} (to transfer data from a remote computer to a local one)  :: nedlagre, downloade
down payment {n} (payment representing a fraction of the price)  :: udbetaling {c}
downpipe {n} (drainpipe connecting a roof-line gutter with the ground)  :: nedløbsrør {n}
dowry {n} (property or payment given at time of marriage)  :: medgift {c}
do you believe in God {phrase} (do you believe in God?)  :: tror du på Gud?
do you have a boyfriend {phrase} (do you have a boyfriend?)  :: har du en kæreste?
do you have a girlfriend {phrase} (do you have a girlfriend?)  :: har du en kæreste?
do you have a menu in English {phrase} (phrase)  :: har du en menu på engelsk?
do you have children {phrase} (do you have children?)  :: har du børn?
do you need help {phrase} (Do you need help?)  :: har du brug for hjælp?
do you speak English {phrase} (do you speak English? (English specifically))  :: taler du engelsk?
do you speak English {phrase} (do you speak...? (fill with the name of the current foreign language))  :: taler du dansk?, [formal] taler De dansk?
dozen {n} (twelve)  :: dusin {n}, tylvt {c}
draft {n} (early version of a written work)  :: kladde {c}, udkast {n}
draft {n} (current of air)  :: gennemtræk {n}
drag {n} (street) SEE: street  ::
dragon {n} (mythical creature)  :: drage {c}, lindorm {c}
dragon {n} (Komodo dragon) SEE: Komodo dragon  ::
dragonfly {n} (insect of the infraorder Anisoptera)  :: guldsmed {c}
dragon's wort {n} (tarragon) SEE: tarragon  ::
dragoon {n} (horse soldier)  :: dragon {c}
drain {n} (conduit for liquids)  :: dræn, rende, afløb
drain {n} (something consuming resources with no gains)  :: spild
drain {v} (cause liquid to flow out of)  :: bortlede
drain {v} (dry out a wet place)  :: dræne, udtørre
drain {v} (deplete of energy)  :: dræne, tømme, tappe
drain {v}  :: flyde bort
drainage system {n} (pattern formed by the streams, rivers, and lakes in a particular drainage basin)  :: flodsystem
drake {n} (male duck)  :: andrik {c}
dram {n} (small quantity of an alcoholic drink)  :: dram {c}
dramatist {n} (playwright) SEE: playwright  ::
dramaturgic {adj} (of or relating to the art of dramatic composition for the stage)  :: dramaturgisk
dramaturgical {adj} (dramaturgic) SEE: dramaturgic  ::
drape {n} (curtain, drapery) SEE: curtain  ::
draughts {n} (game for two players)  :: dam
draw {v} (to produce a picture)  :: tegne
draw {v} (to drag, pull)  :: trække
draw {v} (to pull out)  :: trække
draw {v} (to close curtains etc.)  :: trække for
draw {v} (to determine the result of a lottery)  :: trække
draw {n} (tie as a result of a game)  :: remis
draw {n} (procedure by which the result of a lottery is determined)  :: lodtrækning
draw {v} (to cause) SEE: cause  ::
drawbridge {n} (bridge which can be raised)  :: vindebro
drawer {n} (open-topped box in a cabinet used for storing)  :: skuffe {c}
drawer {n} (one who draws something)  :: tegner {c}
drawers {n} (plural of drawer) SEE: drawer  ::
dreadfully {adv} (in a dreadful manner)  :: forfærdelig, frygtelig, skrækkelig, skrækkelig
dream {n} (imaginary events seen while sleeping)  :: drøm {c}
dream {n} (hope or wish)  :: drøm {c}
dream {v} (see imaginary events while sleeping)  :: drømme
dream {v} (to hope, to wish)  :: drømme
dream {v} (daydream) SEE: daydream  ::
dreamcatcher {n} (decorative Native American object)  :: drømmefanger {c}
dreamer {n} (ladybird) SEE: ladybird  ::
Dresden {prop} (capital city of the German Federal State of Saxony)  :: Dresden
dress {n} (garment)  :: kjole, beklædning, påklædning
dress {n} (apparel)  :: dragt
dress {v} (to clothe (something or somebody))  :: beklæde
dress {v} (to clothe oneself)  :: klæde sig på
dress {v} (to prepare the surface of (something))  :: afrette, afpudse, behandle, ordne, pudse, tilhøvle, tilhugge
dresser {n} (bedroom furniture)  :: kommode
dressing {n} (stuffing of fowls, pigs, etc.) SEE: forcemeat  ::
dressing gown {n} (item of clothing)  :: morgenkåbe {c}
dressmaker {n} (person who makes women's clothes)  :: syerske {c}
drift {n} (shallow place in a river) SEE: ford  ::
driftwood {n} (wood that has been cast ashore)  :: drivtømmer {n}
drill {v} (to make a hole)  :: bore
drill {n} (tool)  :: bor {n}
drill {n} (Old World monkey)  :: dril {c}
drink {v} (consume liquid through the mouth)  :: drikke
drink {v} (consume alcoholic beverages)  :: drikke
drink {n} (served beverage)  :: drink
drink {n} (served alcoholic beverage)  :: drink
drink {n} (action of drinking)  :: tår {c}
drink {n} (type of beverage)  :: drink {c}
drink {n} (alcoholic beverages in general)  :: alkohol, spiritus
drink-driver {n}  :: spritbilist {c}
drink-driving {n} (drink-driving) SEE: drunk driving  ::
drinking horn {n} (drinking vessel fashioned from an animal's horn)  :: drikkehorn {n}
drinking song {n} (song which celebrates or accompanies drinking alcohol)  :: drikkevise
drinking straw {n} (a long plastic or paper tube through which a drink is drunk)  :: sugerør {n}
drinking water {n} (water for humans)  :: drikkevand
drip {v} (to fall one drop at a time)  :: dryppe
drive {v} (operate (a wheeled motorized vehicle))  :: køre, drive
driver {n} (person who drives a motorized vehicle, such as a car or a bus)  :: chauffør {c}
driver's licence {n} (document) SEE: driver's license  ::
driver's license {n} (documenting permitting this person to drive)  :: kørekort {n}, [dated] førerbevis
driving {n} (action of the verb to drive in any sense)  :: kørsel {c}
driving licence {n} (document) SEE: driver's license  ::
dromedary {n} (Camelus dromedarius, the single-humped camel)  :: dromedar {c}
drone {n} (male bee)  :: drone {c}
drone {n} (unmanned aircraft)  :: drone {c}, dronefly {n}
drool {v} (to secrete saliva in anticipation of food)  :: savle
drool {n} (saliva)  :: savl {n}
drop {v} (to allow to fall from one's grasp)  :: falde
dropwort {n} (perennial herb)  :: knoldet mjødurt
drought {n} (a period of unusually low rain fall)  :: tørke {c}
drug {n} (substance used as a medical treatment) SEE: medicine  ::
drug {n} (psychoactive substance ingested for recreational use, especially illegal and addictive one)  :: stof {n}, narkotikum
drug {n}  :: rusmiddel, narkotikum, narko, narkotika
drug addict {n} (person with a chemical or psychological dependency on drugs)  :: narkoman {c}, stofmisbruger
drug dealer {n} (person who illegally sells drugs)  :: narkohandler {c}
drugstore {n} (pharmacy) SEE: pharmacy  ::
drum {n} (musical instrument)  :: tromme {c}
drum {n} (hollow, cylindrical object)  :: tromle, tønde
drum {n} (barrel etc. for liquid)  :: tønde
drum {v} (to beat a drum)  :: tromme
drum {v} (to beat with a rapid succession of strokes)  :: tromme
drum {v} (to review to establish memorization)  :: banke
drum head {n} (thin circle of material attached to the top of a drum shell)  :: trommeskind
drum kit {n} (collection of drums and other percussion instruments played together)  :: trommesæt {n}
drum set {n} (drum kit) SEE: drum kit  ::
drunk {adj} (intoxicated after drinking too much alcohol)  :: fuld
drunkard {n} (person who is habitually drunk) SEE: drunk  ::
drunk driver {n} (drunk driver) SEE: drink-driver  ::
drunk driving {n} (the act of driving under the influence of alcohol)  :: spritbilisme {c}
drunken {adj} (In the state of alcoholic intoxication)  :: beruset, fuld
drunkenness {n} (state of being drunk)  :: fuldskab {c}
drunkness {n} (drunkenness) SEE: drunkenness  ::
dry {adj} (free from liquid or moisture)  :: tør
drydock {n} (dock that can be drained of water)  :: tørdok {c}
dryer {n} (household appliance for drying clothing)  :: tørretumbler
dry matter {n} (dry matter)  :: tørstof {c}
dry mouth {n} (organic compound)  :: mundtørhed
dual {n} (grammatical number of a noun marking two of something)  :: dualis {c}
dual mandate {n} (situation where a politician has been elected to multiple bodies with different competencies)  :: dobbeltmandat {n}
dual number {n} (Grammatical number denoting a quantity of exactly two) SEE: dual  ::
duathlon {n} (sport)  :: duatlon {c}
dubious {adj} (arousing doubt)  :: tvivlsom, usikker
dubious {adj} (in disbelief, uncertain)  :: tvivlende, tvivlrådig, usikker
Dublin {prop} (the capital of the Republic of Ireland)  :: Dublin
dubnium {n} (chemical element)  :: dubnium
Dubrovnik {prop} (Croatian port-city)  :: Dubrovnik
duchess {n} (female spouse or widow of a duke)  :: hertuginde {c}
duchy {n} (a dominion or region ruled by a duke or duchess)  :: hertugdømme {n}
duck {v} (to lower the head or body)  :: dukke
duck {v} (to lower into the water)  :: dykke
duck {v} (to lower in order to prevent it from being struck by something)  :: dukke
duck {v} (to try to evade doing something)  :: smyge sig uden om, undvige
duck {n} (aquatic bird of the family Anatidae)  :: and {c}
duck {n} (female duck)  :: and {c}
duck {n} (flesh of a duck used as food)  :: and {c}
Duckburg {prop} (fictional city where Donald Duck lives)  :: Andeby {c}
duckling {n} (young duck)  :: ælling {c}
duckweed {n} (plant)  :: andemad {c}
duct {n} (a pipe, tube or canal which carries air or liquid from one place to another)  :: kanal {c}
ductile {adj} (capable of being pulled or stretched into thin wire)  :: stækbar
ductile {adj} (molded easily into a new form)  :: smidig, sej
ductile {adj} (easily led)  :: føjelig
dude {n} (colloquial: man)  :: fyr {c}, starut {c}, fætter {c}
duel {n} (combat between two persons)  :: duel {c}, tvekamp {c}
duel {n} (struggle between two parties)  :: duel {c}, tvekamp {c}
duel {v} (engage in a duel)  :: duellere
due to {prep} (caused by)  :: på grund af
duffel coat {n} (hooded coat made from duffel)  :: duffelcoat {c}
duke {n} (male ruler of a duchy)  :: hertug
dulcimer {n} (musical instrument)  :: hakkebræt
dulcour {n} (sweetness; dulcitude; suavitude) SEE: sweetness  ::
dull {adj} (lacking the ability to cut easily; not sharp)  :: sløv
dull {adj} (boring)  :: kedelig
dull {adj} (not shiny)  :: mat
dull {adj} (not bright or intelligent)  :: dum
duma {n} (lower house of Russian national parliament)  :: dumaen
dumb {adj} (unable to speak) SEE: mute  ::
dumb {adj} (extremely stupid)  :: dum, åndssvag
dumb {adj} (pointless or unintellectual)  :: dum, fordummende, åndssvag
dumbfound {v} (to confuse and bewilder)  :: forbløffe, lamslå
dumbfounded {adj} (shocked and speechless)  :: målløs
dumbledore {n} (beetle) SEE: beetle  ::
dumbledore {n} (bumblebee) SEE: bumblebee  ::
dumbledore {n} (dandelion) SEE: dandelion  ::
dumfounded {adj} (dumbfounded) SEE: dumbfounded  ::
dummy {n} (pacifier) SEE: pacifier  ::
dumpling {n} (food)  :: dumpling
dun-bar {n} (species of moth)  :: trapezugle
dune {n} (a ridge or hill of sand piled up by the wind)  :: klit {c}
dung {n} (manure)  :: gødning {c}, møg
dungeon {n} (underground prison or vault)  :: fangekælder
Dunkirk {prop} (town in France)  :: Dunkerque
duodenum {n} (first part of the small intestine)  :: tolvfingertarm {c}
Durex {prop} (condom) SEE: condom  ::
Durex {prop} (adhesive tape) SEE: adhesive tape  ::
durian {n} (fruit)  :: durian {n}
during {prep} (for all of a given time interval)  :: i, gennem
during {prep} (within a given time interval)  :: i løbet af, i, under
Dushanbe {prop} (capital of Tajikistan)  :: Dushanbe, Dusjanbe
dusk {n} (period of time at the end of day when sun is below the horizon but before full onset of night)  :: skumring {c}
dust {n} (fine, dry particles)  :: støv {n}
dust bunny {n} (a small clump of dust)  :: nullermand
dustcart {n} (rubbish collection vehicle) SEE: garbage truck  ::
dustpan {n} (flat scoop for assembling dust)  :: fejebakke {c}
Dutch {adj} (of the Netherlands, people, or language)  :: hollandsk, nederlandsk
Dutch {prop} (the Dutch language)  :: hollandsk, nederlandsk
Dutch {prop} (people from the Netherlands)  :: hollænder
duty {n} (that which one is morally or legally obligated to do)  :: pligt {c}
duty {n} (period of time)  :: tjeneste {c}
duty {n} (tax; tariff)  :: told {c}
duvet {n} (quilt)  :: dyne {c}
duvet {n} (duvet cover)  :: dynebetræk {n}
dwarf {n} (being from folklore, underground dwelling nature spirit)  :: dværg {c}
dwarf {n} (small person)  :: dværg {c}
dwarf {n} (something much smaller than the usual of its sort)  :: dværg {c}
dwarf {n} (astronomy: relatively small star)  :: dværg {c}
dwarf {v} (to make appear much smaller)  :: rage op over (with respect to height)
dwarf {v} (to become (much) smaller)  :: skrumpe, krympe
dwarf elder {n} (Sambucus ebulus)  :: sommer-hyld {c}
dwarf planet {n} (a type of celestial body)  :: dværgplanet
dwell {v} (live, reside)  :: leve, forblive, bebo, bo
dwell {v} (to linger on as thoughts)  :: dvæle
dweller {n} (inhabitant) SEE: inhabitant  ::
dye {n} (die) SEE: die  ::
dye {v} (to colour with dye)  :: farve
dyke {n} (barrier to prevent flooding)  :: dige {n}
dyke {n} (masculine lesbian, see also: lesbian)  :: betonlebbe {c}
dyke {n}  :: lebbe {c}
Dyle {prop} (river)  :: Dyle
dynamite {n} (class of explosives)  :: dynamit {c}
dynasty {n} (A series of rulers or dynasts from one family)  :: dynasti {n}
dyscalculia {n} (pathology: difficulty with numbers)  :: talblindhed, dyskalkuli
dysentery {n} (disease characterised by inflammation of the intestines)  :: dysenteri {c}
dyslexia {n} (learning disability)  :: ordblindhed
dysmorphia {n} (dysmorphia)  :: dysmorfofobi {c}
dysprosium {n} (chemical element)  :: dysprosium {n}