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Šiauliai {prop} (city in Lithuania)  :: Šiauliai
-s {suffix} (regular plurals of nouns)  :: -er, -e
Saami {n} (member of Finno-Ugric people of Lapland)  :: same {c}, lap {c}, laplænder {c}
Saami {prop} (Saami language)  :: samisk {n}
Saaremaa {prop} (island and county)  :: Øsel
Saarland {prop} (state)  :: Saarland
Saba {prop} (island)  :: Saba
Sabbath {n} (Jewish Saturday)  :: sabbat {c}
Sabbath {n} (Christian Sunday)  :: søndag {c}
Sabbath {n} (witches' Sabbath)  :: heksesabbat {c}
saber {v} (sabre) SEE: sabre  ::
saber-toothed tiger {n} (sabre-toothed tiger) SEE: sabre-toothed tiger  ::
Sabina {prop} (female given name)  :: Sabina, Sabine
sable {n} (animal)  :: zobel {c}
saboteur {n} (a person who intentionally causes the destruction of property)  :: sabotør {c}
sabre {n} (light sword, sharp along the front edge, part of the back edge, and at the point)  :: sabel {c}
sabre-toothed tiger {n} (prehistoric cat)  :: sabelkat {c}
sack {n} (bag for commodities or items)  :: sæk {c}, pose {c}
sack {n} (amount that can be put in a sack)  :: sækfuld {c}, posefuld {c}
sack {n} (booty obtained by pillage)  :: bytte {n} {n-p}, udbytte {n}
sack {n} (informal: dismissal from employment)  :: afskedigelse {c}, fyring {c}
sack {v} (to plunder)  :: plyndre, ribbe
sack {v} (informal: to remove from a job or position)  :: fyre, afskedige, opsige
sackcloth {n} (cloth)  :: sækkelærred {n}
sackcloth {n} (figuratively: garment worn as act of penance)  :: sæk {c}
sacrament {n} (sacred act or ceremony)  :: sakramente {n}
Sacramento {prop} (Sacramento, the capital city of California)  :: Sacramento
sacrifice {v} (to offer as a gift to a deity)  :: ofre
sacrifice {v} (to give away something valuable in order to gain something else of value)  :: ofre
sacrifice {n} (something sacrificed)  :: offer {n}
sacrilege {n} (desecration, profanation, misuse or violation of something sacred)  :: helligbrøde {c}
sacristy {n} (room in a church)  :: sakristi {n}
sad {adj} (feeling sorrow)  :: trist
sad {adj} (causing sorrow, lamentable)  :: sørgelig, trist
saddlemaker {n} (saddler) SEE: saddler  ::
saddler {n} (someone who makes and repairs saddles)  :: sadelmager {c}, sadelmagere {c-p}
Sadducee {prop} (member of an ancient Jewish sect)  :: saddukæer {c}
sadism {n} (psychology: the enjoyment of inflicting pain or humiliation)  :: sadisme {c}
sadism {n} (sexual gratification from inflicting pain or humiliation, or watching it inflicted)  :: sadisme {c}
sadism {n} (deliberate cruelty)  :: sadisme {c}
sadist {n} (one who derives pleasure through cruelty or pain to others)  :: sadist {c}
sadistic {adj} (of a person)  :: sadistisk
sadly {adv} (unfortunately) SEE: unfortunately  ::
sadness {n} (state/emotion)  :: sorg {c}
sad to say {adv} (unfortunately) SEE: unfortunately  ::
saeter {n} (Meadow)  :: sæter
saeter {n} (Shed)  :: sæterhytte
safe {adj} (not in danger)  :: sikker, udenfor fare [no longer in danger]
safe {n} (box in which valuables can be locked for safekeeping)  :: pengeskab {n}, værdiboks {c} [small, notably in a hotel room]
safeguard {n} (something that serves as a guard or protection; a defense)  :: beskyttelse {c}, værn {n}
safeguard {v} (to protect, to keep safe)  :: beskytte, sikre
safe sex {n} (sexual activity that minize risks)  :: sikker sex
safety {n} (condition or feeling of being safe)  :: sikkerhed {c}
safety {n} (mechanism to prevent accidental firing)  :: sikring {c}
safety pin {n} (pin in the form of a clasp)  :: sikkerhedsnål {c}
saffron {n} (plant)  :: safran {c} {n}
saga {n} (Old Norse Icelandic prose)  :: saga {c}
Sagittarius {prop} (constellation)  :: Skytten
Sagittarius {prop} (astrological sign)  :: Skytten
Sagittarius {n} (Someone with a Sagittarius star sign)  :: skytte {c}
sail {n} (a piece of fabric attached to a boat)  :: sejl {n}
sail {n} (a trip in a boat)  :: sejltur {c}
sail {v} (to ride in a boat, especially sailboat)  :: sejle
sail {v} (to move briskly and gracefully through the air)  :: sejle, flyve
sail {v} (to move briskly)  :: sejle, komme brusende
sailboat {n} (a boat propelled by a sail)  :: kutter
sailing ship {n} (type of ship)  :: sejlskib {n}
sailor {n} (worker on a ship)  :: matros {c}, sømand {c}
saint {n} (person proclaimed as saint)  :: helgen {c}
saint {n} ((figuratively) a person with positive qualities)  :: helgen {c}
saint {n} (one who is sanctified or made holy)  :: helgen {c}
saint {v} (formally recognize as a saint)  :: kanonisere
Saint {n} (title given to a saint)  :: Sankt
Saint Barbara {prop} (saint)  :: Sankt Barbara
Saint George {prop} (Patron saint of England and several other places)  :: Sankt Jørgen
Saint Helena {prop} (island in the Atlantic Ocean)  :: Saint Helena
Saint Kitts and Nevis {prop} (a country in the Caribbean)  :: Saint Kitts og Nevis
Saint Lucia {prop} (country in the Caribbean)  :: Saint Lucia
Saint Mary {prop} (the mother of Jesus Christ)  :: Sankt Maria
Saint Nicholas {prop} (Santa Claus) SEE: Santa Claus  ::
Saint Nicholas {prop} (4th-century Greek bishop, patron of children and marines)  :: Sankt Nikolaus
Saint Petersburg {prop} (city)  :: Sankt Petersborg
Saint Pierre and Miquelon {prop} (overseas territory of France)  :: Saint Pierre og Miquelon
Saint Valentine's Day {prop} (Saint Valentine's Day)  :: valentinsdag, Sankt Valentins dag
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines {prop} (country in the Caribbean)  :: Saint Vincent og Grenadinerne
sake {n} (cause, interest or account)  :: skyld {c}
sake {n} (purpose or end; reason)  :: skyld {c}
sake {n} (benefit)  :: skyld {c}
sake {n}  :: skyld
sake {n} (Japanese rice wine)  :: sake {c}
sakura {n} (cherry) SEE: cherry  ::
salad {n} (food)  :: salat
salami {n} (penis) SEE: penis  ::
salami {n} (sausage)  :: salami {c}
salami tactics {n} (piecemeal removal)  :: salamitaktik {c}
salary {n} (fixed amount of money paid on monthly or annual basis)  :: løn {c}
salesperson {n} (salesman or saleswoman)  :: sælger {c}
sales slip {n} (receipt for a purchase)  :: bon {c}, kassebon {c}
salient {adj} (worthy of note)  :: bemærkelsesværdig
salient {adj} (prominent)  :: prominent
saliva {n} (liquid secreted into the mouth)  :: spyt {n}
salivary gland {n} (Any of exocrine glands producing saliva to break down carbohydrates in food enzymatically)  :: spytkirtel {c}
sally {n} (willow) SEE: willow  ::
salmon {n} (fish)  :: laks
salmon trout {n} (rainbow trout) SEE: rainbow trout  ::
salonfähig {adj} (appropriate in polite company)  :: salonfähig
salpinx {n} (Fallopian tube) SEE: Fallopian tube  ::
salt {n} (sodium chloride)  :: salt {n}
salt {n} (compound of an acid and a base)  :: salt {n}
salt {n} (sailor)  :: søulk {c}
salt {adj} (salty)  :: salt
salt {adj} (saline)  :: saltholdig
salt {v} (to add salt to)  :: salte
salt {v} (to include colorful language)  :: krydre
salt cod {n} (Cod that has been dried and salted)  :: klipfisk {c}
Salt Lake City {prop} (capital city of Utah, USA)  :: Salt Lake City
saltpetre {n} (sodium nitrate) SEE: sodium nitrate  ::
saltpetre {n} (potassium nitrate) SEE: potassium nitrate  ::
salt shaker {n} (a small container designed to hold salt and facilitate sprinkling)  :: saltbøsse {c}
salt water {n} (brine) SEE: brine  ::
salt water {n} (any water containing dissolved salt)  :: saltvand {n}
salute {n}  :: honnør {c} [formal, military], hilsen {c} [informal], salut {c} [gun salute]
salute {v}  :: give honnør
salvation {n} (the process of being saved (religion))  :: frelse {c}
Salzburg {prop} (state)  :: Salzburg
Salzburg {prop} (capital)  :: Salzburg
Samaria {prop} (Both city and part of ancient Palestine)  :: Samaria
Samaritan {n} (a native or inhabitant of Samaria)  :: samaritaner {c}
Samaritan {adj} (of or relating to Samaria or the Samaritans)  :: samaritansk
samarium {n} (chemical element)  :: samarium {n}
same {adj} (not different as regards self; identical)  :: samme
same {adj} (similar, alike)  :: samme
same {pron} (the identical thing)  :: samme
same {pron} (something similar, something of the identical type)  :: samme
same-sex marriage {n} (gay marriage) SEE: gay marriage  ::
same to you {phrase} (I wish to you what you have just wished to me)  :: i lige måde
Samland {prop} (peninsula which juts into the Baltic)  :: Samland
Samoa {prop} (Independent State of Samoa)  :: Samoa
Samogitia {prop} (Samogitia)  :: Samogitien
Samogitian {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to the region of Samogitia, or its people)  :: samogitisk
Samogitian {n} (a person from Samogitia)  :: samogiter {c}
Samogitian {prop} (Baltic language spoken in Samogitia)  :: samogitisk
Samosata {prop} (city in Commagene)  :: Samosata
samovar {n} (metal urn with a spigot, for boiling water for making tea)  :: samovar {c}
Samson {prop} (Israelite judge)  :: Samson
Samuel {prop} (male given name)  :: Samuel
Samuel {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Samuel
Samuel {prop} (biblical person)  :: Samuel
samurai {n} (feudal Japanese warrior)  :: samurai
Sana'a {prop} (capital of Yemen)  :: Sanaá
sanctimonious {adj} (making a show of being morally better than others, especially hypocritically)  :: skinhellig
sanction {n} (penalty, coercive measure)  :: sanktion {c}
sand {n} (finely ground rock)  :: sand {n}
sand {n} (beach)  :: sandstrand, strand
sand {n} (colour)  :: sandfarvet
sandal {n} (type of footwear)  :: sandal {c}
sandbag {n} (a bag filled with sand)  :: sandsæk {c}
sandbank {n} (ridge of sand)  :: sandbanke {c}
sandbox {n} (box with sand for children)  :: sandkasse {c}
sandbox {n} (wiki sandbox)  :: sandkasse {c}
sandbox {n} (isolated program execution area)  :: sandkasse {c}
sandman {n} (figure who brings good sleep and dreams)  :: Ole Lukøje
sandpaper {n} (paper coated with abrasive material)  :: sandpapir {n}
sandstone {n} (sand/clay sedimentary rock)  :: sandsten {c}
sandstorm {n} (strong wind carrying clouds of sand)  :: sandstorm {c}
sandwich {n} (snack consisting of two slices of bread)  :: sandwich, [local] amagermad
sandwich {n} (open sandwich) SEE: open sandwich  ::
sandwichman {n} (man who wears a sandwich board)  :: sandwichmand {c}
sandy {adj} (covered with sand)  :: sandet
sandy {adj} (sand-coloured)  :: sandfarvet
San Francisco {prop} (San Francisco, California city)  :: San Francisco
sangfroid {n} (composure, self-possession or imperturbability)  :: koldblodighed {c}
sangria {n} (Spanish wine drink with fruit, sugar and soda)  :: sangria {c}
sanguine {adj} (having a bodily constitution characterised by a preponderance of blood over the other bodily humours)  :: sangvinsk
sanitary {adj} (of health)  :: sanitær
sanitary {adj} (hygienic)  :: sanitær
sanitation {n}  :: hygiejne {c}, sanitetsvæsen {c}, sanitet {c}, teknisk hygiejne {c}
San José {prop} (the capital of Costa Rica)  :: San José
San José {prop} (A city in California, USA) SEE: San Jose  ::
San Jose {prop} (a city in California, USA)  :: San Jose
San Marino {prop} (Republic of San Marino)  :: San Marino
San Marino {prop} (capital city)  :: San Marino
sans {prep} (without) SEE: without  ::
San Salvador {prop} (capital of El Salvador)  :: San Salvador
Sanskrit {prop} (language)  :: sanskrit {c}
Santa {prop} (Santa Claus) SEE: Santa Claus  ::
Santa Claus {prop} (fictional figure)  :: julemanden, sankt Nikolaus
Santa Fe {prop} (capital city of New Mexico)  :: Santa Fe
Santa's workshop {n} (mythical structure)  :: julemandens værksted {n}
Santa's workshop {n} (real-life replica)  :: julemandens værksted {n}
Santiago {prop} (city in Chile)  :: Santiago, Santiago de Chile
Santiago de Chile {prop} (Santiago) SEE: Santiago  ::
Santo Domingo {prop} (the capital city of the Dominican Republic)  :: Santo Domingo
sapient {adj} (possessing wisdom and discernment)  :: intelligent, vis
sapper {n} (one who saps; combat engineer)  :: sappør
sapphire {n} (gem)  :: safir {c}
Sappho {prop} (Greek female name)  :: Sapfo
Sara {prop} (female given name) SEE: Sarah  ::
Sarah {prop} (Wife of Abraham)  :: Sara
Sarah {prop} (given name from Hebrew)  :: Sara, Sarah
Sarajevo {prop} (city)  :: Sarajevo
sarcasm {n} (derision, facetiousness)  :: sarkasme {c}
sarcophagus {n} (coffin)  :: sarkofag
Sardinia {prop} (island of Italy)  :: Sardinien
Sardinian {prop} (language)  :: sardisk {n}
Sardinian {adj} (relating to Sardinia)  :: sardisk, sardinsk
Sardinian {n} (person from Sardinia)  :: sarder {c}, sardinier {c}
Sarmatia {prop} (ancient region in modern Ukraine, southern Russia and the eastern Balkans)  :: Sarmatien
Sarmatian {adj} (of or relating to Sarmatia)  :: sarmatisk
Sarmatian {n} (a native or inhabitant of Sarmatia)  :: sarmater {c}
sash {n} (decorative length of cloth)  :: skærf {n}
Sasha {prop} (female given name)  :: Sascha
sassy {adj} (bold and spirited, cheeky, impudent, saucy)  :: fræk, kæk, kålhøgen
sassy {adj} (lively, vigorous)  :: livlig
Satan {prop} (the Devil)  :: Satan, Fanden
Satanism {n} (devil worship)  :: satanisme
Satanism {n} (a religion founded by Anton Szandor LaVey)  :: satanisme
satellite {n} (attendant on an important person)  :: drabant {c}
satellite {n} (smaller body orbiting a larger one)  :: satellit {c}, drabant {c}
satellite {n} (man-made apparatus designed to be placed in orbit around a celestial body)  :: satellit {c}
satellite dish {n} (parabolic antenna)  :: parabol {c} {n}, parabolantenne {c}
satellite town {n} (self-contained town near a metropolis)  :: satellitby {c}, drabantby {c}, planetby {c}
satire {n} (literary technique)  :: satire {c}
satiric {adj} (satirical) SEE: satirical  ::
satirical {adj} (of or pertaining to satire)  :: satirisk
satirist {n} (a person who writes satire)  :: satiriker {c}
satisfaction {n} (fulfillment of a need or desire)  :: tilfredsstillelse {c}
satisfaction {n} (pleasure obtained by such fulfillment)  :: tilfredshed {c}
satisfied {adj} (in a state of satisfaction)  :: tilfreds
satisfy {v} (to satisfy) SEE: respond  ::
saturated {adj} (of a solution: containing all the solute that can normally be dissolved)  :: mættet
saturated {adj} (chemistry: having all available valence bonds filled)  :: mættet
Saturday {n} (day of the week)  :: lørdag
Saturn {prop} (planet)  :: Saturn
satyr {n} (Greek mythology)  :: satyr {c}
sauce {n} (liquid condiment)  :: sovs
saucepan {n} (deep cooking vessel)  :: kasserolle {c}
saucer {n} (small dish)  :: underkop {c}
saucer {n} (object shaped like a saucer)  :: tallerken
Saudi Arabia {prop} (country in the Middle East)  :: Saudi-Arabien
sauerkraut {n} (a dish made by fermenting finely chopped cabbage)  :: surkål {c}
Saul {prop} (first king of Israel)  :: Saul
Saul {prop} (original name of Paul)  :: Saulus
sauna {n} (sauna room or house)  :: sauna {c}
sausage {n} (a food made of minced meat packed into a tubular casing)  :: pølse {c}
Sava {prop} (river)  :: Sava
savanna {n} (tropical grassland with scattered trees)  :: savanne {c}
save {n} (block that prevents an opponent from scoring)  :: redning {c}
save {v} (to help someone to survive, or rescue someone)  :: redde
save {v} (computing: to write a file to a storage medium)  :: gemme
save {v} (to economize)  :: spare
save {v} (to accumulate money)  :: opspare
savings bank {n} (financial institution)  :: sparekasse {c}
Savoy {prop} (a historical region of western Europe)  :: Savoyen {c}, Savojen {c}
Savoy {n} (Savoy cabbage) SEE: Savoy cabbage  ::
Savoy cabbage {n} (a hardy cabbage with dense, crinkled leaves)  :: savojkål {c}
saw {n} (tool)  :: sav {c}
saw {v} (cut with a saw)  :: save
sawdust {n} (dust created by sawing)  :: savsmuld {n} {c}
sawmill {n} (machine, building or company)  :: savværk
Saxony {prop} (state)  :: Sachsen
saxophone {n} (a musical instrument of the woodwind family)  :: saxofon {c}
say {v} (to pronounce)  :: sige
say {v} (to communicate verbally or in writing)  :: sige, fortælle
say {v} (to indicate in a written form)  :: fortælle
sayonara {interj} (goodbye, adieu) SEE: farewell  ::
sb {pron} (abbreviation of somebody in explanation)  :: ngn
scab {n} (incrustation over a wound)  :: skab {n}
scab {n} (strikebreaker)  :: skruebrækker
scab {n} (scabies) SEE: scabies  ::
scabbard {n} (the sheath of a sword)  :: skede
scabies {n} (an infestation of parasitic mites, Sarcoptes scabiei)  :: fnat
scaffold {n} (structure made of scaffolding for workers to stand on)  :: stillads {n}
scaffold {n} (platform for executions)  :: skafot {n}
scalability {n} (property of being scalable)  :: skalerbarhed {c}
scalar {n} (quantity with magnitude)  :: skalar {c}
scalar product {n} (product of two vectors)  :: skalarprodukt {n}, prikprodukt {n}
scale {n} (sequence for measurement)  :: skala {c}
scale {n} (ratio of distances)  :: størrelsesforhold {n}, målestok {c}
scale {n} (series of notes)  :: skala {c}
scale {n} (ladder) SEE: ladder  ::
scale {n} (device) SEE: scales  ::
scale insect {n} (small parasitic insect of superfamily Coccoidea)  :: skjoldlus {c}
scale model {n} (three-dimensional copy or representation of something)  :: skalamodel
scales {n} (device for weighing goods for sale)  :: vægt {c}
scallion {n} (Allium fistulosum)  :: forårsløg {c}
scalp {n} (top of the head)  :: isse {c}
scalp {n} (part of head where the hair grows)  :: hovedskalp {c}
scalp {n} (part of the skin of the head of an enemy kept as a trophy)  :: skalp {c}
scalp {n} (victory)  :: skalp {c}
scalpel {n} (small straight knife)  :: operationskniv, skalpel
scam {n} (fraudulent deal)  :: bondefanger
scandal {n} (incident that brings disgrace)  :: skandale
scandalous {adj} (wrong, immoral, causing a scandal)  :: skandaløs
scandalous {adj} (malicious, defamatory)  :: skandaløs
Scandinavia {prop} (Denmark, Norway, and Sweden)  :: Skandinavien
Scandinavia {prop} (Scandinavian Peninsula) SEE: Scandinavian Peninsula  ::
Scandinavian {n} (someone from Scandinavia)  :: skandinav {c}
Scandinavian {adj} (of Scandinavia)  :: skandinavisk
Scandinavian {adj} (of the North Germanic family of languages)  :: skandinavisk
Scandinavian Peninsula {prop} (peninsula in Northern Europe, see also: Scandinavia)  :: Skandinaviske Halvø {c}
scandium {n} (chemical element)  :: skandium
Scania {prop} (region of Sweden occupying the southernmost tip of the Scandinavian peninsula)  :: Skåne
Scanian {n} (person)  :: skåning {c}
Scanian {adj} (of Scania)  :: skånsk
Scanian {adj} (of a Scanian, Scanian)  :: skånsk
Scanian {prop} (dialect)  :: skånsk
scapegoat {n} (a goat imbued with the sins of the people)  :: syndebuk {c}
scapegoat {n} (someone punished for someone else's error(s))  :: syndebuk
scapula {n} (large flat bone) SEE: shoulder blade  ::
scar {n} (cliff) SEE: cliff  ::
scar {n} (permanent mark on the skin)  :: ar {n}
scare campaign {n} (effort to make a large group of people afraid of someone or something)  :: skræmmekampagne {c}
scarecrow {n} (an effigy made to scare the birds away)  :: fugleskræmsel {n}
scared {adj} (afraid, frightened)  :: bange
scarf {n} (long garment worn around the neck)  :: halstørklæde {n}
scarf {n} (headscarf) SEE: headscarf  ::
scarlet {n} (colour)  :: skarlagen {n}
scary {adj} (causing, or able to cause, fright)  :: skræmmende, uhyggelig
scatterbrained {adj} (absent-minded) SEE: absent-minded  ::
scene {n} ((theater) the stage) SEE: stage  ::
scene {n} (the location of an event that attracts attention)  :: scene, optrin
sceptre {n} (ornamental staff)  :: scepter {c}
schadenfreude {n} (malicious enjoyment derived from observing someone else's misfortune) SEE: epicaricacy  ::
Scheldt {prop} (river)  :: Schelde
Schengen Area {prop} (group of European countries)  :: Schengenområdet {n} [definite form], Schengensamarbejdet {n} [definite form]
schistosomiasis {n} (various diseases)  :: schistosomiasis
schizoid {n} (someone with schizoid personality disorder)  :: skizoid
schizophrenia {n} (illness)  :: skizofreni {c}
schizotypal {adj} (pertaining to or displaying mild signs of schizophrenia)  :: skizotypisk
Schleswig-Holstein {prop} (state)  :: Slesvig-Holsten
schnapps {n} (liquor)  :: snaps
schnitzel {n} (a meat dish)  :: schnitzel {c}
scholarship {n} (study allowance)  :: stipendium
scholasticism {n} (school of philosophy)  :: skolastik {c}
school {n} (a group of fish in body of water etc...)  :: stime {c}
school {n} (an institution dedicated to teaching and learning)  :: skole
school {n} (college or university)  :: skole {c}
school {n} (a department/institute at a college or university)  :: skole {c}
school {n} ((collectively) the followers of a particular doctrine)  :: skole
school age {n} (age at which a child is required to attend school)  :: skolealder {c}
schoolbag {n} (satchel)  :: skoletaske {c}
school bus {n} (transport for schoolchildren)  :: skolebus {c}
schoolchild {n} (young person attending school or of an age to attend school)  :: skolebarn {n}, skoleelev {c}
school district {n} (governmental district for public schools)  :: skoledistrikt {n}
schoolgirl {n} (girl attending school)  :: skolepige {c}
schoolie {n} (schoolteacher) SEE: teacher  ::
schoolmate {n} (person who attended school with the subject)  :: skolekammerat {c}, medstuderende {c}
schoolteacher {n} (schoolteacher) SEE: teacher  ::
school year {n} (academic year of a school)  :: skoleår {n}
schooner {n} (sailing ship)  :: skonnert {c}
Schrödinger equation {n} (Schrödinger equation)  :: Schrödingerligning {c}
Schrödinger's cat {prop} (thought experiment)  :: Schrödingers kat {c}
sciatica {n} (neuralgia of the sciatic nerve)  :: iskias {c}
science {n} (collective discipline of learning acquired through the scientific method)  :: videnskab, videnskabelighed
science {n} (particular discipline or branch of learning)  :: videnskab {c}
science {n} (fact of knowing something)  :: viden
science {n} (knowledge gained through study or practice)  :: viden
scientific racism {n} (scientific racism)  :: racelære {c}
scientist {n} (one whose activities make use of the scientific method)  :: videnskabsmand {c}, videnskabskvinde {c}
Scientology {prop} (belief system developed by L. Ron Hubbard)  :: scientologi {c}
scimitar {n} (sword with curved blade)  :: krumsabel
scissor kick {n} (kick in football)  :: saksespark {n}
scissors {n} (tool used for cutting)  :: saks {c}
sclerosis {n} (abnormal hardening of body tissues)  :: sklerose {c}, sclerose {c} (informal)
scold {v} (rebuke)  :: skælde ud
scooter {n} (a child's foot-operated vehicle)  :: løbehjul
scooter {n} (motor-scooter)  :: scooter
scorched earth {n}  :: brændte jords taktik {c}
score {v} (to score) SEE: strike  ::
score {n} (number of points earned)  :: score {c}
score {n} (twenty, see also: twenty)  :: snes {c}
score {n} (sheet music showing all parts)  :: partitur {n}
score {v} (to earn points in a game)  :: score
score {v} (to obtain drugs or sex)  :: score
scores {pron} (many) SEE: many  ::
Scorpio {prop} (astrological sign)  :: Skorpionen
Scorpio {n} (Someone with a Scorpio star sign)  :: skorpion {c}
Scorpio {prop} (constellation) SEE: Scorpius  ::
scorpion {n} (any of various arachnids of the order Scorpiones)  :: skorpion {c}
Scorpius {prop} (astrological sign) SEE: Scorpio  ::
Scorpius {prop} (constellation)  :: Skorpionen
Scot {n} (a person born in or native to Scotland)  :: skotte {c}
Scotch crow {n} (hooded crow) SEE: hooded crow  ::
Scotch tape {n} (adhesive tape) SEE: adhesive tape  ::
Scotland {prop} (country in northwest Europe to the north of England)  :: Skotland
Scots {prop} (Lowland Scots language)  :: skotsk
Scotsman {n} (a man from Scotland)  :: skotte {c}
Scottish {adj} (of a person)  :: skotsk
Scottish {adj} (of a thing or concept)  :: skotsk
Scottish {prop} (the people of Scotland)  :: skotterne {p}
scourge {n} (a persistent pest, illness, or source of trouble)  :: svøbe {c}
scourge {n} (a whip often of leather)  :: svøbe {c}
scourge {v} (to strike with a scourge)  :: plage
scout {n} (member of the scout movement)  :: spejder {c}
scout {n} (one who identifies promising talent)  :: talentspejder
scrambled egg {n} (dish)  :: røræg {n} {c}
scratch {n} (disruption or mark on a surface)  :: ridse {c}
scrawny {adj} (Thin, malnourished and weak)  :: mager
scream {n} (loud exclamation)  :: skrig {n}
scree {n} (loose stony debris on a slope)  :: ur
screech owl {n} (Tyto alba)  :: slørugle {c}
screen {n} (viewing area of electronic output device)  :: skærm {c}
screenwriter {n} (one who writes for the screen)  :: manusforfatter {c}, filmforfatter {c}
screw {n} (fastener)  :: skrue
scrimmage {n} (practice game) SEE: exhibition game  ::
script {n} (text of the dialogue and action for a drama)  :: manuskript {n}
Scripture {prop} (Bible) SEE: Bible  ::
scriptwriter {n} (screenwriter) SEE: screenwriter  ::
scroll {n} (roll of paper or parchment)  :: skriftrulle {c}
scrotum {n} (the bag of the skin and muscle that contains the testicles)  :: skrotum
scrub {n} (cancellation) SEE: cancellation  ::
scrubbing brush {n} (short brush)  :: skrubbebørste {c}
scrum {n} (a tightly-packed and disorderly crowd of people)  :: klynge
scrum {n} ((rugby) all the forwards joined together in an organised way)  :: klynge
scrummage {n} (rugby formation of all forwards) SEE: scrum  ::
scrunch {v} (crumple)  :: mase
scrunch {n} (crunching noise)  :: knase, mase
scrupulous {adj} (meticulous)  :: omhyggelig
scrupulous {adj} (having scruples)  :: samvittighedsfuld
scrutinise {v} (scrutinize) SEE: scrutinize  ::
scrutinize {v} (to examine with great care)  :: granske
sculpin {n} (small fish of the family Cottidae)  :: ulk
sculpture {n} (art of sculpting)  :: skulptur {c}
sculpture {n} (work of art created by sculpting)  :: skulptur {c}
scumbag {n} (condom) SEE: condom  ::
scupper {n} (nautical: drainage hole)  :: lænseport {c}, spygat {n}
scurvy {n} (deficiency of vitamin C)  :: skørbug {c}
scythe {n} (farm tool)  :: le {c}
Scythian {n} (an inhabitant of Scythia)  :: skyter {c}
sea {n} (body of water)  :: hav {n}, {c}
sea anemone {n} (polyp)  :: søanemone {c}
seabed {n} (floor or bottom of the sea or ocean)  :: havbund {c}
seaborgium {n} (chemical element with atomic number 106)  :: seaborgium {n}
sea buckthorn {n} (shrub of the genus Hippophae)  :: havtorn {c}
sea eagle {n} (Haliaeetus albicilla) SEE: white-tailed eagle  ::
seafarer {n} (sailor) SEE: sailor  ::
seafarer {n} (one who travels by sea)  :: søfarer {c}
seafaring {adj} (fit to travel on the sea) SEE: seagoing  ::
seagoing {adj} (made for or used on the high seas)  :: havgående, søgående
seagull {n} (bird of the family Laridae)  :: måge {c}
sea horse {n} (walrus) SEE: walrus  ::
sea horse {n} (fish)  :: søhest {c}
seal {n} (pinniped)  :: sæl {c}
sea lion {n} (member of the Otariidae family)  :: søløve
seam {n} (folded back and stitched piece of fabric)  :: søm {c}
seam {n} (suture)  :: sutur {c}, søm {c}
seaman {n} (mariner or sailor)  :: sømand {c}
Sea of Azov {prop} (sea)  :: Azovske Hav
Sea of Galilee {prop} (lake in northern Israel)  :: Genesaret Sø
Sea of Japan {prop} (the sea between Japan and the rest of Asia)  :: Japanske Hav {n}
Sea of Marmara {prop} (a deep inland sea in north-western Turkey)  :: Marmarahavet
Sea of Okhotsk {prop} (sea)  :: Okhotske Hav
sea otter {n} (Enhydra lutris)  :: havodder {c}
sea-parrot {n} (puffin) SEE: puffin  ::
seaplane {n} (an aircraft)  :: vandfly
seapower {n} (naval military power)  :: sømagt {c}, flådemagt {c}
search {v} (to search) SEE: look  ::
search {v} (to look throughout (a place) for something)  :: søge, lede
searchable {adj} (capable of being searched)  :: søgbar
search engine {n} (application that searches for data)  :: søgemaskine {c}
searocket {n} (Cakile)  :: strandsennep
seashell {n} (shell)  :: konkylie
seasick {adj} (ill due to the motion of a ship at sea.)  :: søsyg
sea-sickness {n} (seasickness) SEE: seasickness  ::
seasickness {n} (a feeling of nausea caused by the motion of a ship)  :: søsyge
season {n} (quarter of a year)  :: årstid {c}
season {n} (part of year with something special)  :: sæson
season {n} (a group of episodes)  :: sæson {c}
seasoning {n} (Cooking ingredient)  :: krydre, smage til
seat belt {n} (restraining belt)  :: sikkerhedssele {c}, sikkerhedsbælte {n}
sea urchin {n} (any of many marine echinoderms of the class Echinoidea)  :: søpindsvin {n}
seawater {n} (salt water of a sea or ocean)  :: havvand {n}
seaweed {n} (marine plants and algae)  :: tang {c}
sea-worthy {adj} (fit for service at sea)  :: sødygtig
Sebastian {prop} (given name)  :: Sebastian
secant {n} (in geometry)  :: sekant {c}
secede {v} (To split from or to withdraw from membership of a political union, an alliance or an organisation)  :: løsrive (sig)
secession {n} (The act of seceding)  :: løsrivelse {c}
secessionist {n} (one who supports secession)  :: separatist {c}
second {adj} (second (numeral))  :: anden, næst-
second {adj} (that which comes after the first)  :: nummer to, anden
second {n} (manufactured item that fails to meet quality control standards)  :: sekundavare
second {n} (one-sixtieth of a minute; SI unit of time)  :: sekund {n}
second {n} (unit of angular measure)  :: sekund
second {n} (short, indeterminate amount of time)  :: sekund, øjeblik
second {v} (to agree as a second person)  :: støtte, sekundere, bakke op
second {n} (attendant of a duel or boxing match standing in for a contestant)  :: sekundant
second {n} (one who agrees in addition)  :: støtte
secondary {adj} (succeeding first)  :: sekundær
second last {adj} (penultimate) SEE: penultimate  ::
second to last {adj} (penultimate) SEE: penultimate  ::
Second World War {prop} (World War II) SEE: World War II  ::
secret {n} (knowledge that is hidden)  :: hemmelighed {c}
secret {adj} (being or kept hidden.)  :: hemmelig
secretariat {n} (the office or department of a government secretary)  :: sekretariat {n}
secretary {n} (person keeping records and handling clerical work)  :: sekretær {c}
secretary {n} (head of a department of government)  :: minister {c}
secretary {n} (leading or managerial position in certain organizations)  :: sekretær {c}
secretary {n} (type of desk)  :: sekretær {c} [archaic]
secretary {n} (sagittarius serpentarius)  :: sekretærfugl {c}
secretive {adj} (having an inclination to secrecy)  :: hemmelighedsfuld
secret police {n} (police operating outside normal boundaries of law)  :: hemmeligt politi {n}
secret service {n} (government organization)  :: sikkerhedspoliti {n}, hemmelig tjeneste {c}, efterretningstjeneste {c}, sikkerhedstjeneste {c}
sect {n} (religious movement)  :: sekt {c}
sectarian {adj} (of, or relating to a sect)  :: sekterisk
section {n} (cutting, part cut out)  :: afsnit {n}
section {n} (part of a document)  :: afsnit {n}
secular {adj} (not specifically religious)  :: verdslig, sekulær
security {n} (condition of not being threatened)  :: sikkerhed {c}
Security Council {prop} (UN Security Council) SEE: UN Security Council  ::
security guard {n} (person employed to provided security)  :: sikkerhedsvagt {c}
security theater {n} (measures which provide a sense of security without providing security)  :: sikkerhedsteater {n}
sedge {n} (any plant of the genus Carex)  :: star {c}
sedimentology {n} (study of natural sediments)  :: sedimentologi {c}
seduce {v} (to beguile or lure someone away from duty, accepted principles, or proper conduct; to lead astray)  :: forføre
seduce {v} (to entice or induce someone to engage in a sexual relationship)  :: forføre
seduce {v} (to win over or attract someone)  :: forføre
seductress {n} (woman who seduces)  :: forførerske
see {v} (perceive with the eyes)  :: se
see {v} (understand)  :: forstå
see {n} (diocese)  :: stift {n}
seed {n} (fertilized grain)  :: sæd {c}, frø {n}
seeing-eye dog {n} (seeing-eye dog) SEE: guide dog  ::
seek {v} (to try to find)  :: søge
seel {v} (To blind) SEE: blind  ::
seem {v} (to appear, to seem) SEE: look  ::
seem {v} (to appear)  :: synes
seemingly {adv} (apparently) SEE: apparently  ::
see Naples and die {proverb} (since nothing compares to the beauty of Naples, you can die after you've seen it)  :: se Neapel og dø
see off {v} (to defeat) SEE: defeat  ::
see the forest for the trees {v} (to be overwhelmed by detail to the point where it obscures the overall situation)  :: ikke se skoven for bare træer
see-through {adj} (transparent) SEE: transparent  ::
see ya {interj} (see you) SEE: see you  ::
see you {phrase} (see you later)  :: vi ses, på gensyn
see you soon {interj} (goodbye)  :: vi ses
see you tomorrow {phrase} (see you tomorrow)  :: vi ses i morgen
segment {n} (line segment) SEE: line segment  ::
segment {n} (circular segment) SEE: circular segment  ::
Seine {prop} (river of northern France)  :: Seinen
seismologist {n} (person who practices seismology)  :: seismolog {c}
sei whale {n} (whale of the rorqual family)  :: sejhval {c}
seize {v} (grab)  :: gribe
seize {v} (take advantage)  :: gribe
seize {v} (take possession of (by force, law etc))  :: beslaglægge
seizure {n} (act of taking possession, as by force or right of law)  :: beslaglæggelse {c}
seizure {n} (sudden attack or convulsion)  :: anfald {n}
seizure {n} (sudden onset of pain or emotion)  :: anfald {n}
seizureless {adj} (without seizures)  :: anfaldsfri
Sejm {prop} (the lower house of the Polish parliament)  :: sejm {c}
sejunct {adj} (separate) SEE: separate  ::
seldom {adv} (infrequently, rarely)  :: sjælden
Selena {prop} (female given name)  :: Celina {c}
selenium {n} (chemical element)  :: selen {n}
self-abasement {n} (self-abasement)  :: selvfornedrelse {c}
self-adhesive {adj} (adhesive)  :: selvklæbende
self-control {n} (ability to control one's desires and impulses)  :: selvkontrol {c}
self-determination {n} (political independence of a people)  :: selvbestemmelse {c}
self-educated {adj} (having learned without the direction of a teacher)  :: selvlært
self-esteem {n} (confidence in one's own worth)  :: selvværd
self-hatred {n} (hatred of oneself)  :: selvhad {n}
self-help {n} (bettering oneself without relying on the assistance of others)  :: selvhjælp {c}
selfie stick {n} (extendable arm to hold a camera)  :: selfiestang {c}
self-immolation {n} (setting oneself on fire)  :: selvafbrænding {c}
selfish {adj} (holding one's self-interest as the standard for decision making)  :: selvisk, egoistisk
selfish {adj} (regard for oneself above others' well-being)  :: selvisk, egoistisk
self-learning {n} (learning done by oneself)  :: selvstudium {n}, selvstudie {n}
self-portrait {n} (portrait of the painter who painted it)  :: selvportræt {n}
self-respect {n} (knowledge of one's own worth)  :: selvrespekt {c}
self-restraint {n} (self-restraint)  :: selvbeherskelse {c}
self-righting {adj} (able to right itself)  :: selvoprettende
self-satisfied {adj} (satisfied with oneself)  :: selvtilfreds
self-study {n} (study without the aid of a formal education institution)  :: selvstudium {n}
self-taught {adj} (educated by oneself) SEE: self-educated  ::
sell {v} (to agree to transfer goods or provide services)  :: sælge
sell {v}  :: sælge
sellotape {n} (adhesive tape) SEE: adhesive tape  ::
Sellotape {n} (adhesive tape) SEE: adhesive tape  ::
Selma {prop} (female given name)  :: Selma
semantic loan {n}  :: betydningslån {n}
semantics {n} (science of the meaning of words)  :: semantik {c}
semantics {n} (study of the relationship between words and their meanings)  :: semantik {c}, betydningslære {c}
semantics {n} (individual meanings of words)  :: semantik {c}
semen {n} (semen (fluid)) SEE: sperm  ::
semen {n} (male reproductory fluid)  :: sæd
semester {n} (half of school year)  :: semester {n}
semicolon {n} (punctuation mark ';')  :: semikolon {n}
semiconductor {n} (substance with electrical properties)  :: halvleder {c}
semidome {n} (architectural element)  :: halvkuppel {c}
semifinal {n} (competition)  :: semifinale {c}
Semigallia {prop} (A region in southern Latvia)  :: Semgallen
semiotician {n} (linguist specialized in semiotics)  :: semiotiker
semiotics {n} (study of signs)  :: semiotik {c}
semipostal {n} (type of stamp) SEE: semi-postal stamp  ::
semi-postal stamp {n} (type of postage stamp)  :: velgørenhedsfrimærke
semitone {n} (interval between adjacent keys)  :: halvtone {c}
semivowel {n} (sound in speech)  :: halvvokal
semla {n} (pastry)  :: fastelavnsbolle
senate {n} (the upper house in some bicameral legislative systems)  :: senat {n}
send {v} (make something go somewhere)  :: sende
sender {n} (someone who sends)  :: afsender
Seneca {prop} (tribe)  :: seneca
Senegal {prop} (Republic of Senegal)  :: Senegal
senile {adj} (of, or relating to old age)  :: alderdoms-
senile {adj} (exhibiting the deterioration in mind)  :: senil
seniority {n} (time)  :: anciennitet
sense {n} (conscious awareness)  :: fornemmelse
senseless {adj} (bereft of feeling)  :: følelsesløs
senseless {adj} (bereft of consciousness)  :: bevidstløs
senseless {adj} (lacking meaning or purpose)  :: sanseløs
sense organ {n} (an organic sensor)  :: sanseorgan {n}
sensitive {adj} (responsive to stimuli)  :: følsom
sensor {n} (device or organ that detects certain external stimuli)  :: føler {c}, sensor {c}
sent {v} (simple past of "to send")  :: sendte
sent {v} (past participle of "to send")  :: sendt
sentence {n} (grammatically complete series of words consisting of a subject and predicate)  :: sætning {c}
sentry-box {n} (booth)  :: skilderhus {n}
Seoul {prop} (capital of South Korea)  :: Seoul {n}
separate {v} (to disunite, disconnect)  :: adskille
separate {v} (to cause to be separate)  :: adskille
separatism {n} (separatism)  :: separatisme
separatist {n} (political separatist)  :: separatist {c}, løsrivelsestilhænger {c}
September {prop} (ninth month of the Gregorian calendar)  :: september
septicemia {n} (disease caused by pathogens in the blood)  :: sepsis {c}
Septuagint {prop} (an ancient translation of the Hebrew Bible into Greek)  :: Septuaginta
sequence {n} (set of things in a set order)  :: rækkefølge {c}, sekvens {c}
sequence {n} (series of musical phrases where a theme or melody is repeated)  :: tonerække {c}
sequence {n} (poetic, music composition used in some Catholic Masses between the readings)  :: sekvens {c}
sequence {n} (in mathematics, an ordered list of objects)  :: følge {c}
seraph {n} (highest order of angels)  :: seraf
Serb {n} (person of Serb descent, see also: Serbian)  :: serber
Serbia {prop} (a country in southeastern Europe)  :: Serbien
Serbia and Montenegro {prop} (former country on the Balkan Peninsula)  :: Serbien og Montenegro
Serbian {n} (person from Serbia, see also: Serb)  :: serber
Serbian {prop} (the standardized variety of Serbo-Croatian)  :: serbisk
Serbian {adj} (pertaining to Serbia and Serbians)  :: serbisk
Serbian {adj} (pertaining to the Serbian language)  :: serbisk
Serbian {n} (Serb) SEE: Serb  ::
Serbo-Croatian {prop} (South Slavic language)  :: serbo-kroatisk
serf {n} (semifree peasant)  :: livegen {c}
serfdom {n} (state of being a serf)  :: livegenskab {n}
serfdom {n} (feudal system)  :: livegenskab {n}
sergeant {n} (non-commissioned officer rank)  :: sergent {c}
serial killer {n} (person who commits multiple murders)  :: seriemorder {c}
series {n} (television or radio program)  :: tv-serie {c}
series {n} (in analysis: sum of the terms of a sequence)  :: række {c}
serious {adj} (important; weighty; not trifling; leaving no room for play)  :: alvorlig
seriousness {n} (state of being serious)  :: alvor {c}
serotonin {n} (the compound 5-hydroxytryptamine)  :: serotonin
Serpens {prop} (large summer constellation of the northern sky)  :: Slangen {c}
serpent {n} (snake)  :: slange {c}
serve {v} (to work for)  :: tjene
serve {v} (to be subordinate to)  :: tjene
server {n} (computing: a program which provides services to other programs or users)  :: server {c}
Servian {adj} (Serbian) SEE: Serbian  ::
Servian {n} (Serbian) SEE: Serbian  ::
Servian {prop} (Serbian) SEE: Serbian  ::
serviceberry {n} (plant)  :: bærmispel
service station {n} (gas station) SEE: gas station  ::
serviette {n} (napkin) SEE: napkin  ::
sesame {n} (plant)  :: sesam {c}
sesame oil {n} (oil extracted from sesame seeds)  :: sesamolie {c}
set {v} (to put something down)  :: sætte, stille, placere
set {v} (to determine)  :: fastsætte
set {v} (to adjust)  :: stille, indstille
set {v} (to punch a nail into wood)  :: forsænke, indfatte
set {v} (to arrange with dishes and cutlery)  :: dække
set {v} (to introduce)  :: præsentere (set the scene: lægge op til)
set {v} (to locate, to backdrop)  :: placere
set {v} (to compile, to make (a crossword))  :: konstruere
set {v} (to prepare (a stage or film set))  :: opstille
set {v} (to fit (someone) up in a situation)  :: stille
set {v} (to arrange type)  :: sætte
set {v} (to devise and assign work)  :: stille
set {v} (to direct the ball to a teammate for an attack)  :: lægge op til
set {v} (to solidify)  :: størkne
set {v} (of a heavenly body: to disappear below the horizon)  :: gå ned
set {n} (punch for setting nails in wood)  :: sætning
set {n} (device for receiving broadcast radio waves; a radio or television)  :: anlæg {n}, apparat {n}
set {adj} (ready, prepared)  :: klar, færdig
set {adj} (intent, determined)  :: fastsat
set {adj} (prearranged)  :: fastsat, bestemt, fast
set {adj} (fixed in one’s opinion)  :: bestemt
set {adj} (of hair: fixed in a certain style)  :: opsat
set {n} (matching collection of similar things, such as a set of tables)  :: samling {c}
set {n} (collection of various objects for a particular purpose, such as a set of tools)  :: samling {c}
set {n} (object made up several parts, such as a set of steps)  :: aggregat {n}, samlesæt {n}
set {n} (set theory: collection of objects)  :: mængde {c}
set {n} (group of people, usually meeting socially)  :: gruppe {c}
set {n} (scenery for a film or play)  :: sætstykke {n}, scenario {n}, dekoration {c}
set {n} (dancing: initial or basic formation of dancers)  :: opstilling {c}
set {n} (in tennis)  :: sæt {n}
set {n} (volleyball)  :: sæt {n}
set {v} (to sit) SEE: sit  ::
set {n} (plural: set theory) SEE: set theory  ::
set forth {v} (to start) SEE: start  ::
Seth {prop} (the third son of Adam and Eve)  :: Set
set-theoretic difference {n} (set-theoretic difference) SEE: relative complement  ::
set theory {n} (mathematical theory of sets)  :: mængdelære
settlement {n} ((architecture): gradual sinking of a building)  :: sætning {c} [movement], sætningsskade {c} [type of damage]
settlement {n} ((law) resolution)  :: forlig {n}
Sevan {prop} (a lake in Armenia)  :: Sevansøen
Sevastopol {prop} (city)  :: Sevastopol, Sebastopol
seven {num} (cardinal number 7)  :: syv
seven {n} (the figure seven)  :: syvtal {n}
seven {n} (a card bearing seven pips)  :: syver {c}
seven hundred and fifty {num} (number)  :: syvhundrede og halvtres
seven hundred and fifty {n} (the figure 750)  :: syvhundrede og halvtres
sevennight {n} (period of seven consecutive days and nights) SEE: week  ::
seventeen {num} (cardinal number)  :: sytten
seventeenth {num} (ordinal number)  :: syttende
seventh {adj} (ordinal form of the number seven)  :: syvende (abbreviation 7.)
seventieth {adj} (ordinal form of the number seventy (70))  :: halvfjerdsindstyvende
seventy {num} (cardinal number)  :: halvfjerds
seventy-one {num} (71)  :: enoghalvfjerds
severance {n} (severance payment) SEE: severance pay  ::
severance pay {n} (money paid to employee as compensation)  :: fratrædelsesgodtgørelse {c}
severance payment {n} (money paid to employee in case of layoff) SEE: severance pay  ::
severe {adj} (very bad or intense)  :: hård, stærk, voldsom
severe {adj} (strict or harsh)  :: streng
Seville {prop} (city in Andalusia, Spain)  :: Sevilla
Seville orange {n} (Seville orange) SEE: bitter orange  ::
sew {v} ((transitive) use a needle)  :: sy
sew {v} ((intransitive) use a needle)  :: sy
sewing machine {n} (device)  :: symaskine {c}
sex {n} (act of sexual intercourse)  :: sex, kønsliv, seksualliv, seksuel omgang, samleje, erotik
sex {n} (gender (female or male))  :: køn
sex {v} (to determine the sex of)  :: kønsbestemme
sex {v} (informal: to have sex with)  :: bolle, have samleje med, kneppe
sex appeal {n} (sexual attractiveness)  :: sexappeal {c}
sex gland {n} (gland in which sex cells are produced) SEE: gonad  ::
sex hair {n} (sex hair)  :: bollehår {n}
sexism {n} (gender discrimination or dislike)  :: sexisme {c}
sexology {n} (The study of sex and sexuality)  :: sexologi {c}
sex position {n} (sex position)  :: samlejestilling {c}
sext {n} (noon) SEE: noon  ::
sextant {n} (navigational instrument)  :: sekstant {c}
sexual {adj} (of or relating to having sex)  :: seksuel
sexual {adj} (of or relating to the sex of an organism)  :: køns-, kønslig
sexual {adj} (of or relating to sexual orientation, identity or preferences)  :: seksuel
sexual intercourse {n} (sexual intercourse) SEE: intercourse  ::
sexual intercourse {n} (sexual interaction)  :: samleje
sexuality {n} (sexual orientation) SEE: sexual orientation  ::
sexually transmitted disease {n} (disease contracted through sexual contact)  :: seksuelt overført sygdom, kønssygdom {c}
sexual orientation {n} (sexual orientation)  :: seksuel orientering
sexual partner {n} (person with whom someone has had sex)  :: sexpartner {c}
sexual reproduction {n} (process whereby a new organism created by combining the genetic material of two organisms)  :: kønnet formering
sexy {adj} (having sexual appeal)  :: sexet
sexy {adj} (slang: very attractive or appealing)  :: sexet
Seychelles {prop} (country in East Africa)  :: Seychellerne
shack {n} (crude hut)  :: skur, hytte
shack {v} (Live in or with)  :: leve sammen med , sove hos
shackles {n} (paired wrist or ankle restraints)  :: jern
shadbush {n} (serviceberry) SEE: serviceberry  ::
shade {n} (darkness where light is blocked)  :: skygge {c}
shadow {n} (dark image projected onto a surface)  :: skygge {c}
shadow {v} (to block light or radio transmission)  :: skygge
shadow {v} (to secretly track or follow another)  :: skygge
shag {n} (sea bird)  :: skarv {m}, topskarv {c} [Phalacrocorax aristotelis]
shah {n} (king of Persia)  :: shah {c}
shahada {n} (Islamic declaration of belief)  :: shahadah
shake {v} (transitive: to cause to move)  :: ryste
shake {v} (transitive: to disturb emotionally)  :: ryste, chokere
shake {v} (transitive: to lose, evade)  :: ryste af sig
shake {v} (intransitive: to move from side to side)  :: rokke
shake {v} (intransitive: to shake hands)  :: give hånd på
shake {n} (act of shaking)  :: rysten {c}, rusk {n}
shake {n} (milkshake)  :: milkshake {c}
Shakespeare {prop} (English playwright)  :: Shakespeare
Shakespearean sonnet {n} (type of sonnet)  :: engelske sonet {c}
shallow {adj} (having little depth and significantly less deep than wide)  :: flad, lav
shallow {adj} (extending not far downward)  :: lav, lavvandet [body of water]
shallow {adj} (concerned mainly with superficial matters)  :: overfladisk
shallow {adj} (lacking interest or substance)  :: åndsforladt
shaman {n} (a medium between the concrete and spirit worlds)  :: shaman {c}
shamanism {n} (range of traditional beliefs)  :: shamanisme {c}
shame {n} (uncomfortable or painful feeling)  :: skam {c}
shame {n} (something to regret)  :: skam {c}
shampoo {n} (product for washing the hair or other fibres)  :: shampoo {c}
shamrock {n} (any of several small plants, forms of clover) SEE: clover  ::
shanghai {v} (to force or trick into joining a ship)  :: shanghaje
shape {n} (appearance or outline)  :: form {c}
sharbat {n} (sherbet) SEE: sherbet  ::
shard {n} (piece of glass or pottery)  :: skår {n}
share {n} (portion of something)  :: del {c}
share {n} (financial instrument)  :: aktie {c}
share {v} (to give)  :: dele
share {v} (to have in common)  :: dele
share {v} (to divide and distribute)  :: dele, uddele
shareholder {n} (one who owns shares of stock)  :: aktionær {c}, aktieejer {c}
shareowner {n} (shareholder) SEE: shareholder  ::
shari'a {n} (Islamic religious law)  :: shari'a
shark {n} (fish)  :: haj
sharp {adj} (able to cut easily)  :: skarp, spids
sharpen {v} (to make sharp)  :: skærpe
sharpshooter {n} (marksman)  :: skarpskytte {c}
shave {v} (to remove hair from)  :: rage, barbere
shave {n} (an instance of shaving)  :: barbering {c}
shaver {n} (boy) SEE: boy  ::
shaver {n} (electric razor)  :: barbermaskine {c}
shaw {n} (thicket) SEE: thicket  ::
shawl {n} (a square piece of cloth worn as a covering for the head, neck, and shoulders)  :: sjal {n}
she {pron} (person)  :: hun
she- {prefix} (the prefix she- for a female animal or a woman)  :: hun, hun-
sheaf {n} (mathematical construct)  :: knippe {n}
sheath {n} (condom) SEE: condom  ::
sheath {n} (scabbard)  :: skede
sheathe {v} (to put something, such as a knife, into a sheath)  :: stikke i skede
she-cat {n} (a female cat)  :: hunkat {c}
shed {n} (temporary structure to shelter something)  :: skur {n}
sheep {n} (Animal)  :: får {n}
sheepdog {n} (dog used for herding sheep)  :: fårehund {c}
sheepherder {n} (shepherd) SEE: shepherd  ::
sheepish {adj} (having the characteristics of a sheep)  :: fåret
sheepish {adj} (shy, meek, shameful or embarrassed)  :: fåret, flov
sheet {n} (sheet of paper)  :: ark {n}
sheet {n} (bedsheet) SEE: bedsheet  ::
sheet bend {n} (knot)  :: enkelt flagknob {n}
sheet music {n} (hand-written or printed form of musical notation)  :: noder {p}, nodeark {n}, nodeblad {n}, partitur {n}
shelduck {n} (waterfowl)  :: gravand {c}
shelf {n} (structure)  :: hylde {c}
shell {n} (hard calcareous or chitinous external covering of many invertebrates)  :: skal {c}, muslingeskal
shellfish {n} (aquatic food that has a shell)  :: skaldyr {n}
shelve {v} (to place on a shelf)  :: sættehylden
shelve {v} (to set aside, quit, or halt)  :: skrinlægge
shepherd {n} (a person who tends sheep)  :: fårehyrde {c}
shepherd {n} (someone who watches over or guides)  :: hyrde {c}
sherbet {n} (frozen fruit juice)  :: sorbet
Sherlock Holmes {prop} (fictional detective)  :: Sherlock Holmes
Sherlock Holmes {prop} (person with great powers of deduction)  :: Sherlock Holmes {c}
she's unconscious {phrase} (she's unconscious)  :: hun er bevidstløs
she-tiger {n} (tigress) SEE: tigress  ::
Shetland {prop} (Shetland Islands) SEE: Shetland Islands  ::
Shetland Islands {prop} (group of islands)  :: Shetlandsøerne {c-p}, Hjaltland [historiographic, very archaic]
she-wolf {n} (female wolf)  :: hunulv {c}, ulvinde {c}
Shi'a {n} (follower of Shi'a Islam)  :: shia {c}, shiit {c}
shield {n} (lavatory) SEE: toilet  ::
shield {n} (armor)  :: skjold {n}
shield {n} (anything that protects or defends)  :: skjold, -skjold
shield {v} (to protect, to defend)  :: beskytte
shield {n} (toilet seat) SEE: toilet seat  ::
shieldmaiden {n} (virgin who had chosen to fight in battle)  :: skjoldmø {c}
shifty {adj} (Having the appearance of someone dishonest, criminal or unreliable)  :: skummel
Shiite {n} (Shi'a) SEE: Shi'a  ::
Shimshon {prop} (given name) SEE: Samson  ::
shin {n} (front part of the leg below the knee)  :: skinneben {n}
shinbone {n} (inner bone of the hind limb below the knee)  :: skinneben {n}
shine {v} (to emit light)  :: skinne, lyse, stråle
shine {v} (to reflect light)  :: glimte
shine {v} (to distinguish oneself)  :: glimre, brillere
shine {n} (brightness from a source of light)  :: skin {n}
shine {n} (brightness from reflected light)  :: glans {c}
shine {n} (excellence in quality or appearance)  :: brillans {c}
shine {v} (to polish)  :: pudse, polere, blanke
shine {n} (sunshine) SEE: sunshine  ::
shiner {n} (black eye) SEE: black eye  ::
shingles {n} (herpes zoster)  :: helvedesild {c}
ship {n} (large water vessel)  :: skib {n}
-ship {suffix} (Property or state of being)  :: -skab
shipowner {n} (someone who owns a ship)  :: reder {c}, skibsreder {c}
shipyard {n} (place to build and repair ships)  :: skibsværft {n}
Shiraz {n} (variety of black grape)  :: Shiraz, Syrah
shire {n} (former administrative area of Britain; a county)  :: grevskab {n}
shirt {n} (article of clothing)  :: bluse {c}, skjorte {c}, trøje {c}
shit {n} (solid excretory product evacuated from the bowel)  :: lort {c}
shit {v} (to defecate)  :: skide
shit {interj} (expression of worry, failure)  :: lort!
shit happens {phrase} (expression of acceptance of misfortune) SEE: such is life  ::
shithead {n} (stupid or contemptible person)  :: skiderik {c}
shithole {n} (anus) SEE: asshole  ::
shithole {n} (unpleasant person) SEE: asshole  ::
shitstorm {n} (Considerable backlash.)  :: shitstorm {c}
shitter {n} (coarse slang for the anus) SEE: anus  ::
shitter {n} (coarse slang for toilet, see also: toilet)  :: lokum
shitty {adj} (drunk) SEE: drunk  ::
shitty {adj} (high) SEE: high  ::
shiver my timbers {interj} (mild oath stereotypically regarded as being uttered by pirates)  :: splitte mine bramsejl (break my topgallant sails)
Shlomo {prop} (given name) SEE: Solomon  ::
Shoah {prop} (the systematic mass murder of 6 million Jews) SEE: Holocaust  ::
shock {n} (something surprising)  :: chok {n}
shock {n} (life-threatening medical emergency)  :: chok {n}
shock absorber {n} (device to absorb shocks)  :: støddæmper {c}
shock wave {n} (A powerful compression wave)  :: chokbølge {c}
shoe {n} (protective covering for the foot)  :: sko {c}
shoe {n} (something resembling a shoe (e.g. brake shoe))  :: sko
shoe {v} (to put horseshoes on a horse)  :: sko
shoe {v} (to equip with protection)  :: sko, beslå
shoe {n} (piece of metal designed to be attached to a horse’s foot) SEE: horseshoe  ::
shoeblack {n} (shoeshiner) SEE: shoeshiner  ::
shoehorn {n} (tool used to assist the foot)  :: skohorn {n}
shoelace {n} (for fastening a shoe)  :: snørebånd {n}
shoemaker {n} (a person who makes shoes)  :: skomager {c}
shoeshine boy {n} (shoeshiner) SEE: shoeshiner  ::
shoeshine girl {n} (shoeshiner) SEE: shoeshiner  ::
shoeshiner {n} (a person who shines shoes and other footwear, usually for a fee)  :: skopudser {c}
shoe size {n} (size of shoe)  :: skostørrelse {c}
shofar {n} (ram’s-horn trumpet)  :: shofar {c}
shogun {n} (shogun)  :: shogun
shoot {v} (to fire a shot)  :: skyde
shooting star {n} (meteor)  :: stjerneskud {n}
shoot oneself in the foot {v} (to act against one's own interest)  :: skyde sig selv i foden
shop {n} (establishment that sells goods)  :: butik
shop {v} (to visit shops)  :: handle, shoppe
shop {v} (to digitally edit a picture or photograph) SEE: photoshop  ::
shop assistant {n} (shop employee)  :: ekspedient {c}, kassedame {c}
shopkeeper {n} (trader who sells goods in a shop)  :: butiksejer {c} [shop owner], butikshandlende {c}, handlende {c}, detailhandlende {c}, købmand {c} [grocer]
shoplifting {n} (action of the verb to shoplift)  :: butikstyveri
shoppe {n} (shop) SEE: shop  ::
shopping center {n} (shopping centre) SEE: shopping centre  ::
shopping centre {n} (large retail outlet)  :: butikscenter {n}
shopping mall {n} (shopping centre) SEE: shopping centre  ::
shop window {n} (large window at the front of a shop)  :: butiksvindue {n}
shore {n} (land adjoining a large body of water)  :: bred {c}
short {adj} (having a small distance between ends or edges)  :: kort
short {adj} (constituting an abbreviation (for))  :: kort
short {adj} (of a person, of comparatively little height)  :: lav
short {n} (baseball: shortstop)  :: kortslutning
short {v} (transitive: to cause a short circuit)  :: kortslutte
shortcut {n} (path)  :: genvej {c}
shortcut {n} (method)  :: genvej {c}
shortcut {n} (symlink)  :: genvej {c}
shortcut {n} (keyboard shortcut) SEE: keyboard shortcut  ::
shortness {n} (The property of being short, of being small of stature or brief)  :: korthed {c}
shortness of breath {n} (dyspnea)  :: åndenød, vejrtrækningsbesvær
short of {phrase} (except) SEE: except  ::
shorts {n} (plural of short) SEE: short  ::
shorts {n} (pants worn primarily in the summer that do not go lower than the knees)  :: shorts
short-sighted {adj} (myopic) SEE: myopic  ::
short story {n} (work of fiction)  :: novelle {c}
short-tailed weasel {n} (Mustela erminea) SEE: ermine  ::
shortwave {adj} (of radio waves)  :: kortbølge
shortwave {n} (A wave)  :: kortbølge {c}
shot {n} (result of launching a projectile)  :: skud
shot {n} (launching of a ball or similar object toward a goal)  :: skud
shot {n} (heavy iron ball used for the shot put)  :: kugle
shot {n} (small metal balls used as ammunition)  :: hagl
shotgun {n} (gun)  :: haglbøsse {c}
shot put {n} (athletics event)  :: kuglestød {n}
should {v} (If; in case of)  :: skulle
should {v} (expressing obligation)  :: skulle, burde
should {v} (expressing likelihood)  :: skulle
shoulder {n} (joint between arm and torso)  :: skulder {c}
shoulder {n} (part of a road where drivers may stop in an emergency)  :: rabat {c}
shoulder blade {n} (bone)  :: skulderblad {n}
shoulder-length {adj} (reaching the shoulders)  :: skulderlang
shout {n} (a loud burst of voice)  :: råb {n}, skrig {n}
shout {v} (to utter a sudden and loud outcry)  :: råbe, skrige
shovel {n} (spade) SEE: spade  ::
shovel {n} (tool for moving portions of material)  :: skovl
show {v} (to display)  :: vise
shower {n} (device for bathing)  :: bruser, brusebad
shower gel {n} (gel shower soap)  :: shower gel {c}
show-off {n} (one who shows off)  :: blærerøv [slang]
show of hands {n} (vote by raising a hand)  :: håndsoprækning {c}
show trial {n} (trial held for appearance's sake)  :: skueproces {c}
shrew {n} (mouselike animal)  :: spidsmus {c}
shrew {n} (woman)  :: rappenskralde {c}
shrewd {adj} (showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters)  :: klog
shrewd {adj} (artful, tricky or cunning)  :: [old] fiffig, snu, listig
shrill {adj} (high-pitched and piercing)  :: skinger
shrimp {n} (decapod crustacean)  :: reje {c}
shrive {v} (confess) SEE: confess  ::
shroom {n} (mushroom) SEE: mushroom  ::
shroud {n} (mast support)  :: vant
Shrovetide {n} (period of three days)  :: fastelavn {c}
Shrove Tuesday {n} (day before the beginning of Lent)  :: hvide tirsdag {c}
shrub {n} (woody plant)  :: busk {c}
shrug {n} (gesture)  :: skuldertræk {n}
shrug {v} (to raise the shoulders to express uncertainty, lack of concern, etc.)  :: trække på skuldrene
shuffle {v} (to put in a random order)  :: blande
shuffle {v} (to walk without picking up one's feet)  :: slentre
shut {v} (to close)  :: lukke
shut one's trap {v} (shut up) SEE: shut up  ::
shuttlecock {n} (badminton ball)  :: fjerbold {c}
shut up {v} (intransitive: to stop talking or making noise)  :: holde mund, holde kæft, klappe i, klappe kaje
shut up {v} (imperative: "Shut up!", see also: hold one's tongue)  :: hold kæft
shvitz {n} (sweat) SEE: sweat  ::
shy {adj}  :: [1] sky, [2] genert, [2] undselig, [3] vagtsom
shy {v} (to fling)  :: kaste, smide
shy {v}  :: vige
shy {n} (act of throwing)  :: kast
shyness {n} (quality of being shy)  :: genert
Siamese {adj} (Thai)  :: siamesisk, thailandsk
Siamese {prop} (Thai language)  :: thailandsk, siamesisk
Siamese {n} (Siam inhabitant)  :: siameser {c}, thailænder {c}
Siamese cat {n} (mammal)  :: siameser
sib {n} (sibling) SEE: sibling  ::
Siberia {prop} (region of Russia)  :: Sibirien
Siberian Husky {n} (Siberian Husky dog)  :: sibirisk husky {c}
sibilant {n} (phonetics: a hissing sound)  :: sibilant {c}, hvislelyd {c}
sibling {n} (person who shares same parents)  :: bror {c}, søster {c}, søskende {c-p}
Sicilian {adj} (relating to Sicily or its inhabitants)  :: siciliansk
Sicilian {prop} (language)  :: siciliansk {n}
Sicily {prop} (island)  :: Sicilien
sick {adj} (slang: very good, excellent)  :: syg
sick {n} (sick people)  :: syg {c}, syge {c-p}
sick {adj} (ill) SEE: ill  ::
sick and tired {adj} (frustrated and annoyed) SEE: fed up  ::
sickbed {n} (a bed used by a person who is sick)  :: sygeseng {c}, sygeleje {n} [archaic], hospitalsseng {c} [hospital]
sickle {n} (agricultural implement)  :: segl {c}
sick man of Europe {prop} (Ottoman Empire)  :: Europas syge mand {c}
side {n} (television channel) SEE: channel  ::
sideboard {n} (sideburns) SEE: sideburns  ::
sideburn {n} (sideburns) SEE: sideburns  ::
sideburns {n} (facial hair reaching from the top of the head down the side of the face to the side of the chin)  :: bakkenbarter {p}
sidereal year {n} (orbital period)  :: siderisk år
sidewalk {n} (paved footpath)  :: fortov {n}
siege {n} (lavatory) SEE: toilet  ::
siege {n} (military blockade of settlement)  :: belejring {c}
siege {v} (besiege) SEE: besiege  ::
Sierra Leone {prop} (Republic of Sierra Leone)  :: Sierra Leone
sieve {n} (device to separate larger and smaller objects)  :: si {c}, sigte {c}
Sif {prop} (wife of Thor)  :: Sif
sigh {n} (act of sighing)  :: suk {n}
sigh {v} (to inhale a larger quantity of air than usual, and immediately expel it)  :: sukke
sight {n} (something worth seeing)  :: seværdighed {c}
sight {n} (device used in aiming a firearm)  :: sigte {n}
sight {n} (eyesight) SEE: eyesight  ::
sigil {n} (seal, signature or signet)  :: segl {n}
sign {n} (visible indication)  :: tegn {n}
sign {n} (math: positive or negative polarity)  :: fortegn {n}
signal {n} (sign made to give notice)  :: signal {n}
signal {n} (device to give indication)  :: signal {n}
signal {n} (telecommunication: electric or electromagnetic action that conveys information)  :: signal {n}
signature {n} (person’s autograph name)  :: underskrift {c}
significant {adj} (having noticeable effect)  :: signifikant
significant digit {n} (digit)  :: betydende ciffer {n}
sign in {v} (log in) SEE: log in  ::
sign language {n} (sign language)  :: tegnsprog {n}
Sigrid {prop} (female given name)  :: Sigrid
Sigurd {prop} (the hero of the Volsungasaga)  :: Sigurd
Sikh {n} (an adherent of Sikhism)  :: sikh {c}
Sikh {adj} (relating to Sikhism)  :: sikhisk
Sikhism {prop} (religion)  :: sikhisme {c}
silage {n} (fodder stored in a silo)  :: ensilage {c}
Silas {prop} (biblical companion of Paul)  :: Silas
Silas {prop} (male given name)  :: Silas
silence {n} (lack of any sound)  :: tavshed, stilhed
silence is golden {proverb} (proverb)  :: tale er sølv, tavshed er guld
silencer {n} (attachment)  :: (firearms) lyddæmper {c}, (vehicles) lydpotte {c}
silent {adj} (to refrain from speaking) SEE: be silent  ::
silent film {n} (film without sound)  :: stumfilm {c}
Silesia {prop} (region)  :: Schlesien
Silesian {adj} (of or pertaining to Silesia)  :: schlesisk
Silesian {n} (Slavic language)  :: schlesisk
Silesian {n} (inhabitant of Silesia)  :: schlesier {c}
silhouette {n} (representation of the outlines of an object filled in with a black color)  :: silhuet {c}
silicon {n} (non-metallic element)  :: silicium {n}
silicone {n} (any of a class of inert compounds of silicon)  :: silikone {c}
silk {n} (fiber)  :: silke {c}
silk {n} (fabric)  :: silke {c}
Silk Road {prop} (routes used by silk traders across Europe, Asia and northern Africa)  :: silkevej {c}
silkworm {n} (caterpillar)  :: silkeorm {c}
silly {adj} (foolish, showing a lack of good sense and wisdom)  :: dum
silly {adj} (playful, giggly)  :: fjollet
silly {adj} (pejorative: simple, not intelligent, unrefined)  :: sølle
silly goose {n} (silly person)  :: dumme gås
silly season {n} (period when news media tend to place increased emphasis on reporting bizarre stories)  :: agurketid {c}
silver {n} (metal)  :: sølv {n}
silver {n} (coins)  :: sølvmønt
silver {adj} (having a color/colour like silver)  :: sølvfarvet
silverfish {n} (type of bristletail)  :: sølvfisk {c}, sølvkræ {n}
silver-grey {n} (colour)  :: sølvgrå
silver-grey {adj} (colour)  :: sølvgrå
silvern {adj} (made from silver) SEE: silver  ::
silver nitrate {n} (silver salt of nitric acid, AgNO3)  :: sølvnitrat {n}
silver paper {n} (aluminium foil)  :: sølvpapir {n}
silverware {n} (anything made from silver)  :: sølvtøj {n}
silver wedding {n} (anniversary celebration)  :: sølvbryllup {n}
silverweed {n} (plant)  :: gåsepotentil {c}
Silvia {prop} (female given name)  :: Sylvia
Simferopol {prop} (city)  :: Simferopol
similar {adj} (Having traits or characteristics in common; alike, comparable)  :: lignende
similarity {n} (closeness)  :: lighed {c}
simile {n} (figure of speech in which one thing is compared to another)  :: sammenligning {c}, lignelse {c}
Simon {prop} (biblical characters)  :: Simon
Simon {prop} (male given name)  :: Simon
Simone {prop} (female given name)  :: Simone {c}
simony {n} (act of buying and selling ecclesiastical offices and pardons)  :: simoni
simple fraction {n} (type of fraction) SEE: common fraction  ::
simple past {n} (the simple past tense)  :: præteritum, datid
simplified {adj} (made simpler)  :: forenklet
Simplified Chinese {prop} (Chinese written using simplified characters)  :: forenklet kinesisk {n}, simplificeret kinesisk {n}
simplify {v} (to make simpler)  :: forenkle
simply connected {adj} (in topology, having its fundamental group a singleton)  :: enkeltsammenhængende
simultaneous interpretation {n} (type of oral translation)  :: simultanoversættelse {c}
simultaneous interpreting {n} (simultaneous interpretation) SEE: simultaneous interpretation  ::
simultaneously {adv} (occurring at the same time)  :: samtidigt
sin {n} (violation of religious law)  :: synd
sin {n} (misdeed)  :: synder
Sinai {prop} (peninsula)  :: Sinai-halvøen
since {prep} (from (time))  :: siden
since {conj} (from the time that)  :: siden
sincere {adj} (earnest)  :: oprigtig
sine {n} (trigonometric function)  :: sinus
sinecure {n} (a position that requires no work but still gives a payment)  :: sinecure {n}, loppetjans {c}
sine qua non {n} (prerequisite)  :: absolut nødvendighed {c}, nødvendig betingelse {c}
sinew {n} (tendon) SEE: tendon  ::
sinful {adj} (evil) SEE: evil  ::
sinful {adj} (constituting sin)  :: syndig
sing {v} (to produce harmonious sounds with one’s voice)  :: synge
Singapore {prop} (Republic of Singapore)  :: Singapore
Singaporean {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Singapore)  :: singaporeansk
Singaporean {n} (a person from Singapore)  :: singaporeaner
singer {n} (person who sings)  :: sanger {c}, sangerinde {c} [female]
singeress {n} (songstress) SEE: songstress  ::
singing voice {n} (quality of voice when singing)  :: sangstemme {c}
single {n} (one-way ticket) SEE: one-way ticket  ::
single bond {n} (single bond)  :: enkeltbinding {c}
single ticket {n} (one-way ticket) SEE: one-way ticket  ::
singular {n} (grammar: form of a word that refers to only one thing)  :: ental, singularis
sinister {adj} (heraldic "left")  :: sinister
sinistromanual {adj} (left-handed) SEE: left-handed  ::
sink {n} (basin)  :: vask {c}, (kitchen sink) køkkenvask {c}
sinless {adj} (without sin)  :: syndeløs, syndefri
sinner {n} (person who has sinned)  :: synder {c}
Sint Maarten {prop} (Island)  :: Sint Maarten
sip {n} (A small mouthful of drink)  :: sip {n}, nip {n}, slurk {c}
sip {v} (to drink slowly, small mouthfuls at a time)  :: sippe, nippe
sir {n} (address to any male, especially if his name or proper address is unknown)  :: herre {c}
Sirius {prop}  :: Hundestjernen
sirup {n} (syrup) SEE: syrup  ::
siskin {n} (small European finch) SEE: Eurasian siskin  ::
sister {n} (woman or girl having the same parents)  :: søster {c}
sister {n} (a nun; a female member of a religious community)  :: nonne {c}, søster
sister {n} (senior nurse)  :: afdelingssygeplejerske {c}
sister {n} (any woman or girl with whom a bond is felt)  :: søster {c}
sister city {n} (city in a relationship of cordiality)  :: venskabsby {c}
sister-in-law {n} (wife's sister)  :: svigerinde {c}
sister-in-law {n} (husband's sister)  :: svigerinde {c}
sister-in-law {n} (brother's wife)  :: svigerinde {c}
sit {v} (of a person, be in a position in which the upper body is upright and the legs are supported)  :: sidde
sitting room {n} (living room) SEE: living room  ::
situation comedy {n} (episodic comedy television program, see also: sitcom)  :: situationskomedie {c}
six {num} (cardinal number)  :: seks
six {n} (digit)  :: sekstal {n}
sixteen {num} (cardinal number 16)  :: seksten
sixteenth {num} (the ordinal form of the number sixteen)  :: sekstende
sixth {adj} (ordinal form of the number six)  :: sjette
sixth {n} (one of six equal parts of a whole)  :: sjettedel {c}
sixth sense {n} (extrasensory perception)  :: . sjette sans
sixtieth {adj} (the ordinal form of the number sixty)  :: tressende, tresindstyvende
sixty {num} (cardinal number)  :: tres
sixty-eight {num} (cardinal number)  :: otteogtres
sixty-nine {n} (cardinal number)  :: niogtres
sixty-nine {n} (sex position)  :: niogtres, 69'er
sixty-seven {num} (cardinal number)  :: syvogtres
sixty-two {num} (cardinal number)  :: toogtres
size {n} (dimensions or magnitude of a thing)  :: størrelse {c}
size {n} (a specific set of dimensions for clothing)  :: størrelse {c}
skald {n} (a Nordic poet of the Viking Age)  :: skjald
skate {n} (ice skate or roller skate)  :: skøjte {c}
skate {v} (to move along a surface (ice or ground) using skates)  :: skøjte
skater {n} (insect) SEE: water strider  ::
skeeter {n} (mosquito) SEE: mosquito  ::
skein {n} (quantity of yarn)  :: fed {n}, dukke {c}
skeleton {n} (system that provides support to an organism)  :: skelet {n}
skeptical {adj} (having, or expressing doubt)  :: skeptisk
skeptical {adj} (related to skepticism)  :: skeptisk
skepticism {n} (general disposition to doubt)  :: skepticisme
sketch {n} (quick freehand drawing)  :: skitse
sketch {n} (lookout) SEE: lookout  ::
skew {adj} (neither perpendicular nor parallel)  :: skæv
ski {n} (one of a pair of long flat runners designed for gliding over snow)  :: ski {c}
skier {n} (someone who practices skiing)  :: skiløber {c}, skiløberske {c}
skilful {adj} (possessing skill, skilled)  :: behændig, dygtig
skill {n} (capacity to do something well)  :: færdighed {c}
skim {v} (throw an object so it bounces on water)  :: slå smut
skim {v} (ricochet)  :: rikochettere
skim {v} (read quickly, skipping some detail)  :: skimme
skimmed milk {n} (skim milk) SEE: skim milk  ::
skim milk {n} (milk with removed cream)  :: skummetmælk {c}, minimælk {c} [milk with approximately 0.5% fat], letmælk {c} [milk with up to 1.5% fat]
skin {n} (outer protective of the body of a person or animal)  :: hud {c}
skin {n} (skin and fur of an animal used by humans)  :: skind {n}
skin {n} (congealed layer on the surface of a liquid)  :: skind {n}
skin {n}  :: skræl {c}, skind {n}
skin {v} (to injure the skin of)  :: skrabe
skin {v} (to remove the skin of)  :: flå
skin cancer {n} (malignant growth on the skin)  :: hudkræft {c}
skin color {n} (color of human skin)  :: hudfarve {c}
skin color {n} (ethnicity)  :: hudfarve {c}
skinflint {n} (one who is excessively stingy or cautious with money)  :: fedtsyl {c}
skinny-dip {v} (swim in the nude)  :: nøgenbade
skinny dipping {n} (practice of swimming in the nude)  :: nøgenbadning
skip {v} (to omit or disregard intermediate items or stages)  :: overspringe, springe over
skip {v} (not to attend)  :: pjække
skipper {n} (master of a ship)  :: skipper {c}, skibsfører {c}, kaptajn {c}
skipping rope {n} (rope for play or exercise)  :: sjippetov {n}
skip rope {n} (rope used) SEE: skipping rope  ::
skip rope {v} (to jump over a rope) SEE: jump rope  ::
skirt {n} (clothing)  :: nederdel {c}, skørt {n}
skirt {n} (part of dress)  :: nederdel {c}
skirt chaser {n} (man who seeks out female companionship)  :: skørtejæger
Skopje {prop} (Macedonia) SEE: Macedonia  ::
Skopje {prop} (capital of Macedonia)  :: Skopje
Skraeling {n} (Skraeling)  :: skrælling {c}
skua {n} (predatory seabird of the family Stercorariidae)  :: kjove {c}
skulduggery {n} (devious device or trick)  :: svindelnummer {n}
skull {n} (cranium)  :: kranium {n}, kranie {n}
skull {n} (death's-head, skull)  :: dødningehoved {n}
skullduggery {n} (deceptive activities) SEE: skulduggery  ::
sky {n} (atmosphere above a point)  :: himmel
sky {n} (specific view, condition)  :: himmel
sky {n} (heaven)  :: himmel
sky blue {adj} (colour)  :: himmelblå
skyclad {adj} (nude) SEE: nude  ::
skylark {n} (small brown passerine bird)  :: sanglærke {c}
skylight {n} (opening in the roof)  :: tagvindue
skyline {n} (horizon) SEE: horizon  ::
skyrocket {n} (pocket) SEE: pocket  ::
skyscraper {n} (tall building)  :: skyskraber {c}
slacken {v} (to make less taut) SEE: loosen  ::
slag {n} (the impurities which result and are separated out when melting a metal or refining it from its ore)  :: slagge {c}
slander {n} (false or unsupported spoken malicious statement)  :: bagvaskelse
slander {v} (utter a slanderous statement)  :: bagtale
slang {n} (jargon) SEE: jargon  ::
slang {n} (slang)  :: slang {c} {n}
slang {n}  :: slang {c}
slant {n} (typography: slash) SEE: slash  ::
slapdash {adj} (done hastily)  :: forhastet
slapdash {adv} (in a hasty or careless manner)  :: jasket
slash {n} (swift cut with a blade)  :: hug {n}
slash {n} (typography: / symbol)  :: skråstreg {c}
slash and burn {n} (technique)  :: svedjebrug
slattern {n} (slut) SEE: slut  ::
slaughter {v} (to butcher animals, generally for food (also kosher and halal rituals))  :: slagte
slaughterhouse {n} (abattoir) SEE: abattoir  ::
Slav {n} (a member of a group of peoples in Eastern Europe speaking a Slavic language)  :: slaver {c}
slave {n} (person owned by another)  :: slave {c}, slavinde {c}, træl {c} trælkone {c}
slave {n} (person forced to work for another)  :: slave {c}
slave {n} (person who is forced to perform sexual acts)  :: slave {c}
slave {n} (engineering: device that is controlled by another device)  :: slave {c}
slave {v} (to work hard)  :: slave
slave labour {n} (work performed by slaves)  :: slavearbejde {n}
slave labour {n} (hard work for meagre pay)  :: slavearbejde {n}
slavery {n} (institution or practice of owning human beings)  :: slaveri {n}
slavery {n} (condition of servitude endured by a slave)  :: slaveri {n}
slavery {n} (condition in which one is captivated or subjugated)  :: slaveri {n}
Slavic {adj} (of the Slavs, their culture or languages)  :: slavisk
Slavonia {prop} (region of Croatia)  :: Slavonien
Slavonian grebe {n} (Podiceps auritus)  :: nordisk lappedykker {c}
Slavonic {adj} (Slavic) SEE: Slavic  ::
sleazy {adj} (Dishonorable; base; vulgar; raunchy)  :: skummel, lyssky
sled {n} (sledge) SEE: sledge  ::
sledge {n} (sledgehammer) SEE: sledgehammer  ::
sledge {n} (sleigh or sled)  :: slæde {c}, kælk
sledgehammer {n} (kind of hammer)  :: forhammer {c}
sleep {v} (to rest in state of reduced consciousness)  :: sove
sleep {n} (state of reduced consciousness)  :: søvn {c}
sleeper {n} (railroad sleeping car) SEE: sleeping car  ::
sleeper {n} (railroad tie) SEE: railroad tie  ::
sleeping bag {n} (padded or insulated bag)  :: sovepose {c}
Sleeping Beauty {prop} (fairy tale)  :: Tornerose
Sleeping Beauty {prop} (main character in this story)  :: Tornerose
sleeping car {n} (a railroad car with sleeping facilities for passengers travelling overnight.)  :: sovevogn {c}
sleepwalk {v} (somnambulate) SEE: somnambulate  ::
sleepy {adj} (feeling the need for sleep)  :: søvnig
sleepy head {n} (a sleepy person) SEE: sleepyhead  ::
sleepyhead {n} (sleepy person)  :: syvsover {m}
sleepyhead {n} (ruddy duck) SEE: ruddy duck  ::
sleet {n} (mixture of rain and snow)  :: slud {n}
sleeve {n} (part of a garment that covers the arm)  :: ærme {n}, muffe {c}
sleigh {n} (vehicle on runners) SEE: sledge  ::
sleuth {n} (bloodhound)  :: blodhund {c}
slide rule {n} (analog calculator)  :: regnestok {c}
sliding door {n} (door)  :: skydedør {c}
slim {adj} (slender)  :: slank, tynd
slime {n} (mucilaginous substance or mucus-like substance)  :: slim {c} {n}
slimming {adj} (making a person seem or becoming slimmer)  :: slankende
slipped disc {n} (protruding vertebral disc)  :: diskusprolaps
slipper-orchid {n} (lady's slipper) SEE: lady's slipper  ::
slippery {adj} (of a surface)  :: glat
slippery as an eel {adj} (slippery)  :: åleglat
slippery as an eel {adj} (crafty)  :: åleglat
slippery jack {n} (mushroom in genus Suillus)  :: brungul rørhat
slipstick {n} (slide rule) SEE: slide rule  ::
slob {n} (lazy, slovenly person)  :: dovenlars {c}, dovendidrik {c}
sloe {n}  :: slåen
slog {v} (to walk slowly, encountering resistance)  :: ase, okse, traske
slogan {n} (phrase associated with a product, used in advertising)  :: slogan
sloop {n} (single-masted sailboat)  :: slup
slope {n} (area of ground that tends evenly upward or downward)  :: skråning {c}
slope {n} (mathematics)  :: hældning {c}
slope {v} (to tend steadily upward or downward)  :: skråne
slot {n} (broad bolt or bar, crosspiece)  :: liste, lamel
slot {n} (narrow depression, perforation, or aperture)  :: sprække, revne, rille, kærv
slot {n} (the track of an animal, especially a deer)  :: spor
sloth {n} (laziness)  :: dovenskab {c}
sloth {n} (mammal)  :: dovendyr {n}
slough {n} (the skin shed by a snake or other reptile)  :: ham {c}
Slovak {adj} (of Slovakia or its language)  :: slovakisk
Slovak {n} (native of Slovakia)  :: slovak {c}
Slovak {prop} (language of Slovakia)  :: slovakisk {n}
Slovakia {prop} (Slovakia)  :: Slovakiet
Slovene {adj} (adjective)  :: slovensk
Slovene {n} (a person)  :: slovener {c}
Slovene {prop} (the language)  :: slovensk
Slovenia {prop} (country in Europe)  :: Slovenien
Slovenian {adj} (Slovene) SEE: Slovene  ::
Slovenian {prop} (Slovene) SEE: Slovene  ::
Slovenian {n} (Slovene) SEE: Slovene  ::
slow {adj} (not quick in motion)  :: langsom
slowly {adv} (At a slow pace)  :: langsomt
slow motion {n} (film stretched in time)  :: slowmotion {c}
slow news day {n} (day of nothing exciting to report)  :: agurketid
sluff {n} (slough) SEE: slough  ::
sluff {v} (slough) SEE: slough  ::
slug {n} (gastropod)  :: snegl {c}, skovsnegl {n}, dræbersnegl {n} [Spanish slug]
slum {n} (dilapidated neighborhood)  :: slumkvarter {n-p}, slum {n-p}
slurp {v} (eat or drink noisily)  :: slubre
slut {n} (prostitute) SEE: whore  ::
slut {n} (sexually promiscuous woman)  :: tøjte {c}, mær {c}, luder {c}
slut {n} (a female dog)  :: tæve {c}, tævehund {c}
sly as a fox {adj} (very sly)  :: snu som en ræv
smack {n} ((slang) heroin) SEE: horse  ::
small {adj} (not large)  :: lille, liden
small caps {n} (font variant)  :: kapitæler {c-p} {n-p}
smallest room {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet  ::
smallholder {n} (a person who owns or runs a smallholding)  :: husmand {c}
smallholding {n} (a piece of land, smaller than a farm)  :: husmandssted {n}, husmandsbrug {n}
smallpox {n} (disease)  :: kopper {p}
smaragdine {n} (emerald) SEE: emerald  ::
smart {adj} (exhibiting intellectual knowledge, such as that found in books)  :: smart, klog
smartphone {n} (electronic handheld device)  :: smartphone {c}
smashing {adj} (wonderful)  :: fed
smear campaign {n} (negative propaganda)  :: smædekampagne {c}
smegma {n} (sebaceous secretion)  :: nakkeost {c}, smegma {n}
smell {n} (sensation)  :: lugt {c}
smell {n} (sense of smell)  :: lugtesans {c}
smell {v} (sense with nose)  :: lugte
smell {v} (to have a particular smell, whether good or bad; if descriptive, followed by "like" or "of")  :: dufte, lugte, stinke
smell-brain {n} (part of brain involved with smelling)  :: lugthjernen
smelly {adj} (having a bad smell)  :: ildelugtende
smetana {n} (type of soured cream)  :: smetana
smile {n} (a happy face expression using mouth, but without producing voice)  :: smil {n}
smile {v} (to have a smile on one's face)  :: smile
smiley {n} (representation of a smiling face)  :: smiley {c}
smiley {n} (emoticon) SEE: emoticon  ::
smith {n} (craftsperson who works metal, see also: blacksmith)  :: smed {c}
Smith {prop} (surnames derived from the equivalents of “smith”)  :: Smed
Smith {prop} (most common surnames by language)  :: Jensen
smithy {n} (forge) SEE: forge  ::
smoke {n} (visible particles and vapour given off by burning material)  :: røg {c}
smoke {n} (colloquial: cigarette)  :: smøg {c}
smoke {v} (to inhale and exhale smoke from a burning cigarette)  :: ryge
smoke {v} (to inhale and exhale tobacco smoke regularly or habitually)  :: ryge
smoke {v} (to give off smoke)  :: ryge
smoke {v} (to preserve or prepare by treating with smoke)  :: røge
smoker {n} (person who smokes tobacco habitually)  :: ryger {c}
smokeshop {n} (tobacconist's) SEE: tobacconist's  ::
smokestack {n} (a conduit or group of conduits atop a structure allowing smoke to flow out) SEE: chimney  ::
smoking {n} (smoking of tobacco)  :: rygning {c}
smoking room {n} (room designated for smokers)  :: rygelokale {n} [room where smoking is allowed], rygeværelse {n} [historical. In clubs, upper class houses and similar.]
smooth {adj} (lacking friction, not rough)  :: glat
smooth {adj} (mathematics, of a function: Having derivatives of all finite orders at all points within the function’s domain)  :: glat
smooth {v} (make smooth)  :: glatte, udglatte
smorgasbord {n} (buffet with many small dishes, see also: buffet)  :: kolde bord {n}
smother {v} (to suffocate)  :: kvæle
smotherer {n} (one who smothers)  :: kvæler {c}
smurf {n} (fictional character)  :: smølf {c}
smut {n} (promiscuous woman) SEE: slut  ::
Smyrna {prop} (city)  :: Smyrna
snail {n} (any animal of the class Gastropoda having a shell)  :: snegl {c} (this can also mean slug, so snail in Danish is more fully snegl med skal)
snail mail {n} (postal mail)  :: sneglepost {c}
snail's pace {n} (A very slow pace)  :: sneglefart {c}
snake {n} (legless reptile)  :: slange {c}
snake {v} (to move in a winding path)  :: sno, slange
snakelike {adj} (resembling a snake)  :: slangeagtig
snakeskin {n} (skin of a snake)  :: slangeskind {n}, slangeham {c} [rare]
snapdragon {n} (any plant of the genus Antirrhinum)  :: løvemund {c}
snap election {n} (an election called earlier than expected)  :: valg i utide {n}, lynvalg {n}
sneak thief {n} (sneak thief)  :: snigtyv {c}
sneeze {v} (expel air as a reflex)  :: nyse
sneeze {n} (act of sneezing)  :: nys {n}
sniper {n} (any attacker using a non-contact weapon against a specific target from a concealed position)  :: snigskytte {c}
snitch {v} (inform on)  :: stikke, sladre
snitch {n} (thief)  :: tyv, tyveknægt [male]
snitch {n} (informer, usually one who betrays his group)  :: stikker [informant], forræder [traitor]
snob {n} (person who seeks to be a member of the upper classes)  :: snob {c}
snobby {adj} (characteristic of a snob)  :: snobbet
snood {n} (hairnet) SEE: hairnet  ::
snore {v} (breathe during sleep with harsh noises)  :: snorke
snorkel {n} (hollow tube used for breathing underwater)  :: snorkel {c}
snorkel {v} (use a snorkel)  :: snorkle
snot {n} (mucus)  :: snot {n}
snout {n} (long, projecting nose, mouth, and jaw of a beast)  :: tryne {c}
snow {n} (precipitation)  :: sne {c}
snow {n} (TV noise)  :: sne {c}
snow {n} (cocaine)  :: kokain {p}
snow {n} (collective precipitation)  :: snefald {n}
snow {v} (have snow fall from the sky)  :: sne
snowball {n} (ball of snow)  :: snebold {c}
snowball fight {n} (play fight)  :: sneboldkamp {c}
snow-blind {adj} (blinded by abundance of reflected light)  :: sneblind
snowblower {n} (a device for clearing a path or road of snow)  :: snekanon, sneslynge {c}
snow bunting {n} (bird)  :: snespurv
snowdrift {n} (bank of snow)  :: snefane, snedrive
snowdrop {n} (plant)  :: vintergæk {c}
snowfall {n} (instance of falling of snow)  :: snefald {n}
snowflake {n} (crystal)  :: snefnug
snowflake {n} (flower of the genus Leucojum)  :: hvidblomme
snowflake {n} (Plectrophenax nivalis) SEE: snow bunting  ::
snow globe {n} (decorative object)  :: snekugle {c}
snow goose {n} (Chen caerulescens)  :: snegås {c}
snow leopard {n} (a large feline mammal, Uncia uncia)  :: sneleopard
snowman {n} (figure made of snow)  :: snemand {c}
snowmobile {n} (vehicle)  :: snescooter {c}
snow plow {n} (vehicle)  :: sneplov {c}
snow plow {n} (device)  :: sneplov {c}
Snow Queen {prop} (fairy tale character with power over snow and ice)  :: Sneedronningen {c}, Snedronningen {c}
snowstorm {n} (bad weather involving blowing winds and snow)  :: snestorm {c}
Snow White {prop} (character from Snow White (Schneewittchen))  :: Snehvide
snowy owl {n} (large white owl)  :: sneugle {c}
snuggle {v} (to lie close to another person or thing, hugging or being cosy)  :: putte
so {conj} (in order that)  ::
so {adv} (in a particular manner)  :: sådan
soap {n} (soap opera) SEE: soap opera  ::
soap {n} (substance)  :: sæbe {c}
soap bubble {n} (sphere of soap water)  :: sæbeboble {c}
soap opera {n} (television serial)  :: sæbeopera {c}
soapwort {n} (herb)  :: sæbeurt {c}
sober {adj} (not drunk)  :: ædru
sober {adj} (not given to excessive drinking of alcohol)  :: ædruelig
sober {adj} (moderate)  :: sober
so-called {adj} (so named, but wrongly so)  :: såkaldt
so-called {adj} (so named)  :: såkaldt
soccer {n} (game)  :: fodbold {c}
soccer player {n} (one who plays soccer)  :: fodboldspiller {c}
Sochi {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Sotji
social anxiety {n} (social anxiety disorder) SEE: social anxiety disorder  ::
social anxiety disorder {n} (the most common anxiety disorder)  :: socialfobi {c}, socialangst {c}
social cohesion {n} (maintenance of stability in a society)  :: sammenhængskraft {c}
social democracy {n} (moderate left-wing political philosophy)  :: socialdemokratisme
socialism {n} (political philosophy of social and economic equality)  :: socialisme {c}
socialism {n} (group of socialist political philosophies)  :: socialisme {c}
socialism {n} (intermediate phase of social development)  :: socialisme {c}
Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia {prop} (Yugoslav state that existed from 1943 until 1992)  :: Socialistiske Føderative Republik Jugoslavien
social phobia {n} (social anxiety disorder) SEE: social anxiety disorder  ::
society {n} (group of people sharing culture)  :: samfund {n}
Socinian {adj} (pertaining to the Socinians)  :: sociniansk
socioeconomic {adj} (of or pertaining to social and economic factors) SEE: socio-economic  ::
socio-economic {adj} (pertaining to a combination of social and economic factors)  :: socioøkonomisk
sociolect {n} (variant of language used by a social group)  :: sociolekt
sociology {n} (study of society, human social interactions, etc.)  :: sociologi {c}
sock {n} (covering for the foot)  :: sok {c}
sock {n} (sock puppet) SEE: sock puppet  ::
socket {n} (mechanical opening)  :: stikkontakt {c}, stikdåse {c}
sock puppet {n} (simple puppet made from a sock)  :: sokkedukke
Socrates {prop} (Greek philosopher)  :: Sokrates
Socratic {adj} (characteristic of the philosopher Socrates)  :: sokratisk
Socratic method {prop}  :: maieutik {c}, majeutik {c}
soda pop {n} (sweetened, carbonated beverage)  :: sodavand {n} {c}
soda water {n} (water with carbon dioxide)  :: danskvand {n} {c}, mineralvand {n} {c}
sodium {n} (a reactive metal)  :: natrium {n}
sodium chloride {n} (chemical term for table salt; NaCl)  :: natriumchlorid, køkkensalt {n}
sodium nitrate {n} (sodium salt of nitric acid)  :: natriumnitrat {c} {n}, salpeter {c} {n}
sofa {n} (upholstered seat)  :: sofa
so far {adv} (until now; previously; yet)  :: hidtil
so far so good {proverb} (up to this point, all is OK)  :: så langt, så godt
Sofia {prop} (the capital city of Bulgaria)  :: Sofija, Sofia
soft {adj} (foolish) SEE: foolish  ::
soft {adj} (giving way under pressure)  :: sagte
softcore pornography {n} (form of pornography where the sexual acts are relatively unexplicit)  :: blød porno
soft drink {n} (sweet, non-alcoholic carbonated beverage)  :: sodavand
soften {v} ((transitive) To make something soft or softer)  :: blødgøre
soften {v} ((transitive) To undermine the morale of someone (often soften up))  :: blødgøre
soften {v} ((intransitive) To become soft or softer)  :: blødgøres
softly {adv} (not loudly, inaudible)  :: blidt
soft porn {n} (soft-core pornography)  :: blød porno {c}
soft power {n} (political influence that is extended by means of diplomacy, international assistance, cultural exchanges, etc.)  :: blød magt {c}
software {n} (encoded computer instructions)  :: software, programmel
soft water {n} (water with a low concentration of dissolved minerals)  :: blødt vand {n}
soil {n} (mixture of sand and organic material)  :: jord {c}
soil {n} (mineral or organic material serving as a natural medium for the growth of land plants)  :: jord {c}, muldjord {c}
soil {n} (unconsolidated mineral or organic material on the immediate surface of the earth)  :: jord {c}
soil {n} (country or territory)  :: grund {c}
soil {v} (to make dirty)  :: tilsøle, svine til, besudle
sojourn {n} (A short stay somewhere)  :: ophold {n}
sojourn {n} (A temporary residence)  :: opholdssted {n}
sojourn {v} (Stay temporarily)  :: opholde sig
solace {n} (consolation)  :: trøst
solace {n} (source of comfort)  :: trøst
solar eclipse {n} (when the Moon passes between the Earth and the sun)  :: solformørkelse {c}
solar energy {n} (energy from the sun)  :: solenergi {c}
solar system {n} (any collection of heavenly bodies orbiting a star)  :: solsystem {n}
solar system {prop} (Solar System) SEE: Solar System  ::
Solar System {prop} (the Sun and all the heavenly bodies that orbit around it)  :: solsystemet
solar wind {n} (outflow of charged particles from the solar corona into space)  :: solvind {c}
solder {n} (any of various alloys that are used to join small pieces of metal together)  :: loddemetal {n}
solder {v} (to join with solder)  :: lodde
soldering iron {n} (tool)  :: loddekolbe
soldier {n} (member of an army)  :: soldat {c}
sole {adj} (only)  :: eneste
sole {n} (fish)  :: søtunge {c}
solemn {adj} (sacred)  :: højtidelig
solemnity {n} (quality of being solemn)  :: højtidelighed {c}
solemnness {n} (solemnity) SEE: solemnity  ::
solid {adj} (in the solid state)  :: fast
solid {adj} (large, massive)  :: solid, massiv
solid {adj} (lacking holes or hollows)  :: tæt, kompakt
solid {adj} (extremely filling)  :: kompakt, fast
solid {adj} (lacking errors or inconsistencies)  :: grundig, grundfæstet
solid {n} (chemistry: fundamental state of matter)  :: fast stof {n}
solidarity {n} (unifying bond between individuals with common goal or enemy)  :: solidaritet {c}
solidarity {n} (psychological or material support)  :: solidaritet {c}
solidus {n} (slash) SEE: slash  ::
solitaire {n} (patience) SEE: patience  ::
solitude {n} (state of being alone)  :: ensomhed {c}
Solomon {prop} (king of Israel)  :: Salomo
Solomon Islands {prop} (A country in Melanesia)  :: Salomonøerne
solstice {n} (point where the earth stands at the extreme of its ellipsis around the sun)  :: solhverv {n}
solution {n} (liquid mixture)  :: opløsning {c}
solution {n} (An act, plan or other means, used or proposed, to solve a problem.)  :: løsning {c}
solution {n} (answer to a problem (mathematics))  :: løsning {c}
solvency {n} (ability to pay debts)  :: solvens
solvent {n} (liquid that dissolves a solid, liquid, or gaseous solute)  :: opløsningsmiddel
Somalia {prop} (country in the Horn of Africa)  :: Somalia
Somaliland {prop} (unrecognized state)  :: Somaliland
somebody {pron} (some unspecified person)  :: nogen
someday {adv} (sometime; at some time in the future)  :: en dag
somersault {n} (the act of going head over heels)  :: saltomortale {c}
something {pron} (unspecified object)  :: noget
something is rotten in the state of Denmark {phrase} (Hamlet quotation, used in other contexts to mean "something is not right")  :: der er noget råddent i Danmark
somethingth {adj} (somethingth)  :: nummer et eller andet
sometime {adv} (obsolete: sometimes) SEE: sometimes  ::
sometimes {adv} (on certain occasions, but not always)  :: somme tider, af og til, undertiden, stundom, indimellem
somewhat {pron} (something) SEE: something  ::
somewhere {adv} (in some place)  :: nogensteds, nogetsteds
somewhither {adv} (to some place) SEE: somewhere  ::
somnambulate {v} (to walk while sleeping)  :: gå i søvne
somnambulism {n} (sleepwalking)  :: søvngængeri {n}
son {n} (a male person in relation to his parents)  :: søn {c}
son {n} (an adopted son)  :: adoptivsøn
sonata {n} (a musical composition for one or a few instruments)  :: sonate {c}
sonatina {n} (piece resembling a sonata but shorter or simpler)  :: sonatine {c}
song {n} (music with words)  :: sang {c}, vise {c}
song {n} (sound of another animal)  :: sang {c}
song {n} (inexpensive deal)  :: slik {c}
song {n} (sound of a bird) SEE: birdsong  ::
songbird {n} (bird)  :: sangfugl {c}
Song of Solomon {prop} (book of the Bible) SEE: Song of Songs  ::
Song of Songs {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Højsangen {n}
songster {n} (man who sings songs)  :: sanger {c}
songstress {n} (a female singer)  :: sangerinde {c}
son-in-law {n} (son-in-law)  :: svigersøn {c}
sonnet {n} (verse form consisting of fourteen lines)  :: sonet
son of a bitch {n} (objectionable person)  :: skiderik {c}
Son of Man {prop} (Jesus Christ)  :: Menneskesøn {c}
Sonya {prop} (female given name)  :: Sonja
soon {adv} (within a short time)  :: snart
sooner or later {adv} (set phrase; eventually)  :: før eller senere, før eller siden
soothing {adj} (Giving relief)  :: lindrende
soothing {adj} (Freeing from fear or anxiety)  :: beroligende
sop {n} (gravy) SEE: gravy  ::
Sophia {prop} (female given name)  :: Sofie
Sophocles {prop} (Greek dramatic poet)  :: Sofokles
soporific {n} (sleep inducing agent)  :: sovemiddel {n}
sorbet {n} (frozen fruit juice) SEE: sherbet  ::
Sorbian {prop} (language)  :: Sorbisk
sorcerial {adj} (sorcerial)  :: trolddomsmæssig
sore {adj} (causing pain)  :: øm
sorghum {n} (cereal)  :: durra
sororal nephew {n} (son of one's sister)  :: søstersøn {c}
sororal niece {n} (daughter of one's sister)  :: søsterdatter {c}
sorrow {n} (unhappiness)  :: sorg {c}, smerte
sorry {adj} (regretful for an action or grieved)  :: ked af
sorry {adj} (poor, regrettable)  :: sørgelig
sorry {interj} (expression of regret or sorrow)  :: undskyld, beklager
sorry {interj} (request to repeat)  :: undskyld
sort {n} (type)  :: slags {c}, sort {c}
sort {n} (act of sorting)  :: sortering {c}
sort {v} (arrange in order)  :: sortere
sort {v} (fix a problem)  :: løse
sorting {n} (ordering)  :: sortering {c}
sorting {n} (categorizing)  :: sortering {c}
São Tomé {prop} (capital of São Tomé and Príncipe)  :: São Tomé
São Tomé and Príncipe {prop} (Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe)  :: São Tomé og Príncipe
sought-after {adj} (sought-after) SEE: in demand  ::
soul {n} (the spirit or essence of a person that is believed to live on after the person’s death)  :: sjæl {c}
sound {adj} (healthy)  :: sund, rask
sound {adj} (complete, solid, or secure)  :: solid, sikker, pålidelig
sound {adj} (UK, slang: good or a good thing)  :: fornuftig
sound {n} (sensation perceived by the ear)  :: lyd {c}
sound {n} (vibration capable of causing this)  :: lyd {c}
sound {v} (to produce a sound)  :: lyde
sound {v} (to cause to produce a sound)  :: lade lyde
sound {v}  :: udtale
sound {n} (long narrow inlet)  :: sund {n}
sound {n} (to dive downwards, of a whale)  :: dykke (ned)
sound {n} (to probe)  :: lodde, sondere, pejle
sound {n} (to test)  :: pejle, prøve
sound {n} (a probe)  :: sonde {c}
sound {n} (cuttlefish) SEE: cuttlefish  ::
Sound {prop} (strait that separates Zealand from Scania)  :: Øresund {n}
sound barrier {n} (drag and other effects of approaching the speed of sound)  :: lydmur {c}
sound barrier {n} (noise-reducing structure)  :: støjvold {c}, støjskærm {c}, støjafskærmning {c}
sound card {n} (a computer hardware device used for generating and capturing sounds)  :: lydkort {n}
soundless {adj} (without sound)  :: lydløs, støjløs, stille, tyst
soundlessly {adv} (soundlessly)  :: lydløst
sounds like a plan {phrase} (used to indicate agreement with a proposal to do something)  :: det lyder som en plan
sound wave {n} (longitudinal wave of pressure transmitted through any plastic material)  :: lydbølge {c}
soup {n} (dish)  :: suppe {c}
sour {adj} (having an acidic, sharp or tangy taste)  :: sur
sour {adj} (made rancid by fermentation, etc.)  :: sur
sour {adj} (tasting or smelling rancid)  :: sur
sour {adj} (peevish or bad-tempered)  :: sur
sour {adj} ((of soil) excessively acidic and thus infertile)  :: sur
source {n} (person, place or thing)  :: kilde {c}, udspring {n}
source {n} (informant)  :: kilde {c}
source {n} ((computing) source code) SEE: source code  ::
source code {n} (human-readable instructions in a programming language)  :: kildekode {c}
source language {n} (language from which a translation is done)  :: kildesprog {n}
sour cherry {n} (Prunus cerasus)  :: surkirsebær {n}
sour cherry {n} (fruit)  :: surkirsebær {n}
sourdough {n} (dough)  :: surdej
sourdough {adj} (made from sourdough)  :: surdejs-
south {n} (compass point)  :: syd
South Africa {prop} (country)  :: Sydafrika
South African {n} (person)  :: sydafrikaner {m}
South African {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to South Africa)  :: sydafrikansk {m}
South African English {prop} (English dialect of South Africa)  :: sydafrikansk engelsk
South America {prop} (continent that is the southern part of the Americas)  :: Sydamerika
South Asia {prop} (South Asia)  :: Sydasien
South Carolina {prop} (US state)  :: South Carolina
South China Sea {prop} (Pacific Ocean, between the Asian mainland and Taiwan, Borneo and the Philippines)  :: Sydkinesiske Hav
South Dakota {prop} (state of the USA)  :: South Dakota
southeast {n} (compass point)  :: sydøst
Southeast Asia {prop} (a subregion of Asia)  :: Sydøstasien
Southern Cross {prop} (constellation)  :: Sydkorset
Southern Europe {prop} (Southern Europe)  :: Sydeuropa
Southern European {adj} (Southern European)  :: sydeuropæer
Southern European {n} (Southern European person)  :: sydeuropæer {c}
Southern Ireland {prop} (short-lived autonomous region)  :: Sydirland
southern lights {n} (the aurora of the southern hemisphere)  :: sydlys {n}
Southern Ocean {prop} (the ocean surrounding Antarctica)  :: Sydlige Ishav, Sydhavet
Southern Rhodesia {prop} (former name of what is now Zimbabwe)  :: Sydrhodesia
Southern Sami {prop} (language)  :: sydsamisk {n}
South Korea {prop} (country in East Asia)  :: Sydkorea
South Korean {n} (person from or descended from South Korea)  :: sydkoreaner
South Korean {adj} (of South Korea)  :: sydkoreansk
South Ossetia {prop} (South Ossetia)  :: Sydossetien
South Sea {prop} (Southern Ocean) SEE: Southern Ocean  ::
south-southeast {n} (compass point)  :: sydsydøst
south-southwest {n} (compass point)  :: sydsydvest
South Sudan {prop} (country in Africa)  :: Sydsudan {n}
South Tarawa {prop} (the capital of Kiribati)  :: South Tarawa
Southwark {prop} (borough of London)  :: Sydværk
southwest {n} (compass point)  :: sydvest
southwester {n} (waterproof hat) SEE: sou'wester  ::
souvenir {n} (item of sentimental value to remember an event or location)  :: souvenir {c}
sou'wester {n} (waterproof hat)  :: sydvest {c}
Soviet {adj} (pertaining to the Soviet Union or its republics)  :: sovjetisk
Soviet Russia {prop} (Russia) SEE: Russia  ::
Soviet Russia {prop} (Soviet Union) SEE: Soviet Union  ::
Soviet Russia {prop} (Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic) SEE: Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic  ::
Soviet Union {prop} (USSR, see also: Union of Soviet Socialist Republics; USSR)  :: Sovjetunionen {c}
sow {n} (female pig)  :: so {c}
so what {interj} (reply of indifference)  :: og hvad så?
sow one's wild oats {v} (to spend a period of one's youth behaving irresponsibly)  :: løbe hornene af sig
soy {n} (soy beans)  :: sojabønne {c}
soy {n} (soy sauce) SEE: soy sauce  ::
soy milk {n} (a beverage made from soy beans)  :: sojamælk {c}
soy sauce {n} (a condiment and ingredient made from fermented soybeans)  :: soja {c}, sojasovs {c}, sojasauce {c}
space {n} (while) SEE: while  ::
space {n} (physical extent in two or three dimensions)  :: rum
space {n} (area beyond atmosphere of planets)  :: rummet
space {n} (bounded or specific physical extent)  :: plads
space {n} (gap between written characters, lines etc.)  :: mellemrum
space {n} (mathematics: generalized construct or set)  :: rum {n}
spacecraft {n} (vehicle that travels through space) SEE: spaceship  ::
spaceman {n} (astronaut)  :: astronaut {c}, rumfarer {c}, rummand {c}, kosmonaut {c} [if from the USSR or Russia]
space probe {n} (unmanned space vehicle designed to voyage beyond Earth's orbit)  :: rumsonde {c}
space race {n} (competition between nations in the field of space exploration)  :: rumkapløb {n}
Space Race {prop} (competition)  :: rumkapløbet
spaceship {n} (vehicle that flies through space)  :: rumskib {n}; rumfartøj
space shuttle {n} (vehicle capable of travelling repeatedly btw Earth and outer space)  :: rumfærge
Space Shuttle {n} (a space transportation system)  :: rumfærge
space-time {n} (spacetime) SEE: spacetime  ::
spacetime {n} (four dimensional continuum)  :: rumtid
spacewalk {n} (activity by an astronaut outside of a spacecraft)  :: rumvandring {c}
spade {n} (a garden tool with a handle and a flat blade for digging)  :: spade {c}
spade {n} (one of the black suits in a deck of cards)  :: spar {c}
spades {n} (spade) SEE: spade  ::
spades {n} (suit of playing cards)  :: spar {c}
spaghetti western {n} (western film produced in Europe by an Italian company)  :: spaghettiwestern {c}
Spain {prop} (country in Europe)  :: Spanien
spam {n} (unsolicited bulk electronic messages)  :: spam, spamboodschap {f}, ongewenste mail {m}
Spaniard {n} (somebody from Spain)  :: spanier {c}, spanioler {c} [archaic]
Spanish {adj} (of or pertaining to Spain)  :: spansk
Spanish {prop} (Romance language of Spain and the Americas)  :: spansk
Spanish influenza {n} (influenza pandemic)  :: spanske syge
Spanish Water Dog {n} (Spanish Water Dog)  :: spansk vandhund {c}
spanner barb {n} (fish)  :: t-båndsbarbe
spare part {n} (component kept in reserve)  :: reservedel {c}
spare the rod and spoil the child {proverb} (if one does not discipline a child he or she will never learn respect or humility)  :: den man elsker, tugter man
spare time {n} (free time) SEE: free time  ::
spare tire {n} (extra tire) SEE: spare tyre  ::
spare tire {n} (fat around midsection) SEE: spare tyre  ::
spare tyre {n} (extra tyre)  :: reservehjul {n}
spare tyre {n} (fat around midsection)  :: bildæk {n}
spare wheel {n} (extra wheel) SEE: spare tyre  ::
spark {n} (particle of glowing matter)  :: gnist {c}
spark {n} (burst of electrical discharge)  :: gnist {c}
spark {n} (figurative: small amount of something, which has the potential to become something greater)  :: gnist {c}
sparkler {n} (hand-held firework)  :: stjernekaster {c}
sparkling water {n} (a form of carbonated water) SEE: soda water  ::
spark plug {n} (part of an internal combustion engine)  :: tændrør {n}
sparrow {n} (bird of the family Passeridae)  :: spurv {c}
sparrow {n} (Passer domesticus) SEE: house sparrow  ::
sparrow hawk {n} (Falco sparverius) SEE: American kestrel  ::
sparrow hawk {n} (Accipiter nisus) SEE: Eurasian sparrowhawk  ::
sparrowhawk {n} (Eurasian sparrowhawk) SEE: Eurasian sparrowhawk  ::
Sparta {prop} (ancient city-state in southern Greece)  :: Sparta
Spartacus {prop} (Thracian name)  :: Spartacus
spartan {adj} (austere, lacking luxury)  :: spartansk
Spartan {adj} (spartan) SEE: spartan  ::
Spartan {n} (citizen of Sparta)  :: spartaner {c}
Spartan {adj} (of Sparta)  :: spartansk
spasm {n} (contraction of a muscle)  :: krampe
spastic {adj} (of, relating to, or affected by spasm)  :: krampagtig
spastic {adj} (of or relating to spastic paralysis)  :: spastisk
spastic {n} (person affected by spastic paralysis or spastic cerebral palsy)  :: spastiker {c}
spat {n} (covering worn over a shoe)  :: gamache {c}
spatial {adj} (pertaining to space)  :: rumlig
spatula {n} (kitchen utensil for turning and lifting)  :: palet {c}, paletkniv {c}
spatula {n} (palette knife)  :: palet {c}, paletkniv {c}
spatula {n} (thin hand tool for handling chemicals or other materials)  :: spatel {c}
spawner {n} (female fish)  :: hunfisk {c}
speak {v} (to communicate with one's voice using words)  :: tale
speak {v} (to be able to communicate in a language)  :: snakke
speakeasy {n} (illegal saloon operated during the Prohibition period)  :: smugkro {c}
speaker {n} (one who speaks)  :: taler
speaker {n} (loudspeaker)  :: højttaler
speak in tongues {v} (speak in a language unknown to the speaker)  :: tale i tunger
speak of the devil {phrase} (expression used when a person mentioned in the current conversation happens to arrive)  :: når man taler om solen (when you speak of the sun)
spear {n} (long stick with a sharp tip)  :: spyd {n}
special case {n} (class of phenomena that is a subset of a more general class)  :: særtilfælde {n}
special case {n} (theorem or other statement that follows directly from a more general truth)  :: særtilfælde {n}
specie {n} (money)  :: specie {c}
species {n} (group of plants or animals having similar appearance)  :: art {c}
species {n} (rank in a taxonomic classification)  :: art {c}
species {n} (the Eucharist after consecration in Catholicism)  :: hostie {c} [consecrated bread / wafer]
species {n}  :: art {c}
speciesism {n}  :: speciesisme {c}, artschauvinisme {c}
specimen {n} (example)  :: eksemplar {n}
spectacle {n} (optical instrument) SEE: spectacles  ::
spectacles {n} (a pair of lenses set in a frame)  :: briller {c-p}
spectrophotometry {n} (the quantitative analysis of eletromagnetic spectra by use of a spectrophotometer)  :: spektrofotometri {c}
spectroscope {n} (optical instrument used for spectrographic analysis)  :: spektroskop {n}
speculate {v} (to meditate)  :: spekulere
speculate {v} (to make an inference based on inconclusive evidence)  :: gætte
speculate {v} (to make a risky trade)  :: spekulere
speech {n} (dialect or language) SEE: dialect  ::
speech balloon {n} (speech balloon) SEE: speech bubble  ::
speech bubble {n} (rounded outline representing speech in a cartoon)  :: taleboble {c}
speech disorder {n} (malfunction)  :: talefejl {c}
speech is silver, silence is golden {proverb} (proverb)  :: tale er sølv, tavshed er guld
speechless {adj} (not speaking; not knowing what to say)  :: mundlam, målløs
speed {n} (luck, success, prosperity) SEE: luck  ::
speed {n} (rapidity)  :: hastighed, hurtighed
speed {n} (rate of motion)  :: hastighed, fart
speed {v} (to go fast)  :: køre hurtigt
speed {v} (to exceed speed limit)  :: køre for hurtigt
speedboat {n} (fast boat)  :: speedbåd {c}
speed bump {n} (transverse ridge in the road)  :: vejbump {n}, fartbump {n}
speed camera {n} (camera to detect speeding vehicles)  :: fartkamera {n}, fotovogn {c} [operated by a police officer in a parked van], stærekasse {c} [automatic camera in a permanent location], fartfælde {c} [colloqual]
speed limit {n} (maximum speed permitted)  :: hastighedsbegrænsning
speed of light {n} (the speed of electromagnetic radiation in a perfect vacuum)  :: lysets hastighed
speed of sound {n} (speed at which sound is propagated)  :: lydens hastighed
spell {n} (magical incantation)  :: fortryllelse {c}, besværgelse {c}
spell {v} (to write or say the letters that form a word)  :: stave
spell {v} (to compose a word)  :: stave
spell checker {n} (software application)  :: stavekontrol {c}
spelt {n} (a type of wheat, Triticum aestivum spelta)  :: spelt
spelunk {n} (cave, cavern, grotto) SEE: cave  ::
spend {v} (to consume, to use up (time))  :: bruge
spendthrift {adj} (improvident, profligate, or wasteful)  :: ødsel
sperm {n} (semen (fluid))  :: sperm
sperm {n} (cell)  :: sæd {c}
spermatozoon {n} (reproductive cell of the male)  :: sædcelle {c}, spermatozo {c}
sperm bank {n} (vulgar: vagina) SEE: cunt  ::
sperm whale {n} (sperm whale)  :: kaskelot {c}, kaskelothval {c}
spew {n} (vomit) SEE: vomit  ::
spheral {adj} (spherical) SEE: spherical  ::
sphere {n} (mathematics: regular three-dimensional object)  :: sfære {c}, kugle {c}
sphere {n} (spherical physical object)  :: kugle
sphere {n} (region in which something or someone is active)  :: sfære {c}
spherical {adj} (shaped like a sphere)  :: sfærisk
spherical {adj} (of or relating to a sphere or spheres)  :: sfærisk
sphinx {n} (mythology: creature with the head of a person and the body of an animal)  :: sfinks
Sphinx {prop} (large monument in Egypt)  :: Sfinksen
Sphinx {prop} (Greek mythological creature)  :: sfinks
spice {n} (Yorkshire dialect: sweets, candy) SEE: sweet  ::
spice {n} (plant matter used to season or flavour food)  :: krydderi
spice {n} (any variety of spice)  :: krydderi
spider {n} (arthropod)  :: edderkop {c}
spiderweb {n} (net-like construct of a spider)  :: spindelvæv
spigot {n} (faucet) SEE: tap  ::
spike {n} (very large nail)  :: spiger, nagle
spike {n} (anything resembling like a nail in shape)  :: spids, pig
spike {n} (ear of grain)  :: aks {n}
spike {n} (botany: kind of inflorescence)  :: aks {n}
spike {n} (informal: running shoes with spikes in the soles)  :: pigsko
spike {n} (sharp peak in a graph)  :: spids, top
spill {v} (transitive: to drop something so that it spreads out)  :: spilde
spill one's guts {v} (vomit) SEE: vomit  ::
spinach {n} (a particular edible plant, Spinacia oleracea)  :: spinat {c}
spinal column {n} (spinal column) SEE: vertebral column  ::
spinal cord {n} (thick, whitish cord of nerve tissue)  :: rygmarv {c}
spindle {n} (dragonfly) SEE: dragonfly  ::
spin doctor {n} (person hired to improve public image)  :: spindoktor {c}, særlig rådgiver {c} [official government term]
spine {n} (backbone)  :: rygsøjle {c}, rygrad {c}
spine {n} (bound edge of a book)  :: ryg {c}
spine {n} (metaphor for courage or assertiveness)  :: rygrad {c}
spine pig {n} (porcupine) SEE: porcupine  ::
spinning top {n} (a toy)  :: snurretop {c}
spiny anteater {n} (common name for echidna) SEE: echidna  ::
spiny lobster {n} (spiny lobster)  :: languster {c}
spiral {n} (geometry)  :: spiral {c}
spire {n} (tapering architectural structure)  :: spir {c}
spirit {n} (soul)  :: ånd {c}, sjæl {c}
spirit {n} (supernatural being)  :: ånd {c}
spirit {n} (enthusiasm)  :: liv {n}, mod {n}, kraft {c}
spirit {n} (manner or style)  :: ånd {c}
spirit {n} (alcohol)  :: spiritus {c}, sprit {c}, alkohol {c}
spirit away {v} (to spirit away)  :: trylle væk
Spiritism {prop} (a philosophical doctrine)  :: spiritisme
spirit level {n} (spirit level)  :: vaterpas
spirits {n} (strong alcoholic drink derived from fermentation and distillation)  :: likør {c}, spiritus {c}
spiritual {adj} (of or pertaining to the spirit or the soul)  :: åndelig
spit {n} (a rod on which meat is grilled/broiled)  :: spid {n}
spit {n} (a narrow, usually sandy peninsula)  :: tange {c}
spit {v} (to evacuate saliva from the mouth)  :: spytte
spit {n} (saliva)  :: spyt {n}
Spitsbergen {prop} (island)  :: Spitsbergen, Vestspitsbergen
splashguard {n} (fixture on a vehicle to prevent splashing on surroundings)  :: stænkskærm {c}, stænklap {c} [pliable]
spleen {n} (organ)  :: milt {c}
splice {v} (to unite in marriage) SEE: marry  ::
Split {prop} (port city in Croatia)  :: Split
split pin {n} (metal fastener similar to staple or rivet)  :: split {c}
spoiler {n} (document, review or comment)  :: spoiler {c}
spoils of war {n} (profits extracted as the result of winning a war)  :: krigsbytte {n}
spoilsport {n} (someone who puts an end to harmless fun)  :: lyseslukker {n}
spoke {n} (part of a wheel)  :: ege
spokesman {n} (one who speaks as the voice of a group of people)  :: talsmand {c}, talskvinde {c}, talsperson {c}
spokesperson {n} (person who acts as the voice of a group of people)  :: talsperson {c}
spokeswoman {n} (woman who speaks as the voice of a group of people)  :: talskvinde {c}
spondaic {adj} (having or relating to spondees)  :: spondæisk
spondee {n} (word of two syllables)  :: spondæ {c}
spondyle {n} (joint of the backbone) SEE: vertebra  ::
sponge {n} (piece of porous material used for washing)  :: svamp {c}
spontaneity {n} (the quality of being spontaneous)  :: spontanitet {c}
spontaneous {adj} (random) SEE: random  ::
spoon {n} (scooped utensil for eating (or serving))  :: ske {c}
spoon {v} (to lie together)  :: ligge i ske
spoon {n} (measure that will fit into a spoon) SEE: spoonful  ::
spoonbill {n} (bird)  :: skestork {c}
spoonerism {n} (phrase where sounds are transposed)  :: bakke snagvendt
spoonful {n} (amount a spoon will hold)  :: skefuld
sporadic {adj} (rare and scattered in occurrence)  :: sporadisk
sport {n} (any athletic activity that uses physical skills)  :: sport
sports car {n} (automobile designed for high speed)  :: sportsvogn {c}
spotted dog {n} (Lycaon pictus) SEE: African hunting dog  ::
spotted dragonet {n} (Callionymus maculatus)  :: plettet fløjfisk
spotted redshank {n} (Tringa erythropus)  :: sortklire {c}
spouse {n} (person in a marriage or marital relationship)  :: ægtefælle {c}
sprain {n} (act or result of spraining)  :: forstuvning
sprain {v} (to weaken a joint, ligament, or muscle)  :: forstuve
spread {v} (to stretch out, expand)  :: fordele
spread {v} (to extend, stretch out (limbs etc))  :: sprede
spread {v} (to disperse, scatter)  :: sprede, strø
spread {v} (to smear, distribute in a thin layer)  :: smøre
spread {v} ((transitive) to disseminate, make known or present)  :: sprede, udbrede
spread {v} ((intransitive) to take up a larger area, expand)  :: brede sig, sprede sig
spread {n} (act of spreading)  :: spredning {c}, udbredelse {c}
spread {n} (piece of material used as a cover)  :: opredning {c} (bedspread), opdækning {c} (a spreaded table)
spread {n} (large meal, especially one laid out on a table)  :: opdækning {c}, festmåltid {c}
spread {n} (food designed to be spread)  :: smørepålæg {n}
spread {n} (numerical difference)  :: spændvidde {c}, omfang {n}
spreader {n} (horizontal spar attached to the mast of a sailboat in order to extend the shrouds)  :: salingshorn
spring {v} (to jump or leap)  :: springe, hoppe
spring {n} (first season)  :: forår {n}, vår {c}
spring {n} (water source)  :: kilde {c}
spring {n} (device made of flexible material)  :: fjeder {c}
spring {n} (erection of the penis) SEE: erection  ::
spring {n} (higher than average tide) SEE: spring tide  ::
Springfield {prop} (Any of several towns)  :: Springfield
springlike {adj} (typical of spring)  :: forårsagtig
spring onion {n} (Allium fistulosum)  :: forårsløg {c}
spring roll {n} (shredded vegetables wrapped in a pancake)  :: forårsrulle {c}
spring tide {n} (tide which occurs when the moon is new or full)  :: springflod {c}
spring to life {v} (start to exist)  :: springe
springwater {n} (water originating from a spring)  :: kildevand {n}
sprite {n} (the green woodpecker, or yaffle) SEE: green woodpecker  ::
sprout {n} (Brussels sprout) SEE: Brussels sprout  ::
spruce {n} (tree from the genus Picea)  :: gran {c}
spruce {n} (attributive: made of the wood of the spruce)  :: gran-
spur {n} (implement for prodding a horse)  :: spore {c}
spur {n} (anything that inspires or motivates)  :: spore {c}
spur {n} (appendage near the foot)  :: spore {c}
spurge {n} (any plant of the genus Euphorbia)  :: vortemælk {c}
spur on {v} (spur) SEE: spur  ::
sputnik {n} (a Soviet robotic space satellite)  :: sputnik
spy {n} (person who secretly watches)  :: spion {c}
spyglass {n} (binoculars) SEE: binoculars  ::
spying {n} (espionage) SEE: espionage  ::
squadron {n} (army: body of cavalry)  :: eskadron {c}
squadron {n} (navy: detachment of vessels)  :: eskadre {c}
squadron {n} (air force: tactical unit of at least two flights)  :: eskadrille {c}
squalor {n} (squalidness)  :: snusk, smuds
square {n} (type of polygon)  :: kvadrat {n}
square {n} (open space in a town)  :: torv {n}
square {adj} (shaped like a square)  :: kvadratisk
square {n} (act quarrelling) SEE: quarrel  ::
square {v} (to take opposing sides) SEE: quarrel  ::
square {adj} (fair) SEE: fair  ::
square kilometer {n} (square kilometre) SEE: square kilometre  ::
square kilometre {n} (standard unit of area)  :: kvadratkilometer {c}
square metre {n} (standard unit of area)  :: kvadratmeter {c}
square root {n} (number)  :: kvadratrod {c}
square sail {n} (sail set athwartships in a yard)  :: råsejl {n}
squat {v} (to bend at the knees)  :: siddehug
squat {v} (to occupy without permission)  :: besætte
squeegee {n} (tool used for cleaning glass)  :: svaber
squeeze {v} (to apply pressure to from two or more sides at once)  :: presse, trykke, klemme, knuge
squeeze {v} (to fit into a tight place)  :: presse, mase, klemme
squeeze {v} (to put in a difficult position by presenting two or more choices)  :: presse, klemme
squeeze {n} (difficult position)  :: klemme {c}
squeeze {n} (hug or other affectionate grasp)  :: knus {n}
squeeze {n} (caving: traversal of a narrow passage)  :: trangt sted {n}
squid {n} (sea animal)  :: blæksprutte {c}
squirrel {n} (rodent)  :: egern {n}
squirt gun {n} (a toy gun used to shoot water)  :: vandpistol {c}
Srebrenica {prop} (Bosnian town)  :: Srebrenica
Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte {prop} (the administrative capital of Sri Lanka)  :: Sri Jayawardenapura-Kotte
Sri Lanka {prop} (a country in South Asia)  :: Sri Lanka
S-shaped {adj} (shaped like the letter S)  :: S-formet
SSR {initialism} (Soviet Socialist Republic)  :: SSR {c}
St. {n} (abbreviation of Saint) SEE: St  ::
St {n} (abbreviation of Saint)  :: Skt.
stab in the back {v} (To betray somebody)  :: falde i ryggen
stable {n} (building for animals with hoofs)  :: stald
stable {v} (put or keep in a stable)  :: stalde
stable {adj} (relatively unchanging)  :: stabil
stadium {n} (venue where sporting events are held)  :: stadion {n}
staff {n} (long, straight, thick rod or stick)  :: stav {c}, stang {c}
staff {n} (employees of a business)  :: stab {c}, personale {n}
staff {v} (to supply with employees)  :: forsyne med personale
stag {n} (social event for a groom) SEE: bachelor party  ::
stag-beetle {n} (a large black beetle with a pair of strong mandibles)  :: eghjort
stag do {n} (bachelor party) SEE: bachelor party  ::
stage {n} (phase)  :: stadie {n}
stage {n} (in theatre)  :: scene {c}
stage {n} (a degree of advancement on a journey)  :: etape {c}
stage {v} (to produce on a stage)  :: opføre
stage {v} (to demonstrate in a deceptive manner)  :: iscenesætte
stage fright {n} (state of nervousness about performing)  :: sceneskræk {c}, lampefeber {c}
stag party {n} (bachelor party) SEE: bachelor party  ::
stain {n} (discoloured spot or area)  :: plet
stainless {n} (stainless steel) SEE: stainless steel  ::
stainless steel {n} (corrosion-free alloy)  :: rustfrit stål {n}
stair {n} (series of steps)  :: trappe
staircase {n} (stairway)  :: trappe {c}
stairs {n} (contiguous set of steps)  :: trappe
stake {n} (share or interest in a business)  :: interessent
stalemate {n} (chess term)  :: pat
Stalingrad {prop} (former name of Volgograd)  :: Stalingrad
Stalinian {adj} (of or relating to Joseph Stalin)  :: stalinsk
Stalinism {n} (Communist philosophies espoused by Josef Stalin)  :: stalinisme {c}
Stalinist {adj} (of or relating to Stalinism)  :: stalinistisk
Stalinist {n} (a person who accepts the philosophy of Stalinism)  :: stalinist {c}
stallion {n} (uncastrated male horse)  :: hingst {c}, hanhest {c}
stallion {n} (male horse kept primarily as a stud)  :: avlshingst {c}
stammer {v} (to stutter)  :: stamme
stammering {n} (act of stammering)  :: stammen {c}
stamp {n} (act of stamping)  :: stampen
stamp {n} (indentation or imprint made by stamping)  :: stempel, præg
stamp {n} (device for stamping designs)  :: stempel
stamp {n} (any small piece of paper bearing a design on one side and adhesive on the other, see also: postage stamp)  :: stempelmærke
stamp {v} (to step quickly and heavily)  :: trampe, stampe
stamp {v} (to move (the foot or feet) quickly and heavily)  :: trampe, stampe
stamp {v} (to mark by pressing quickly and heavily)  :: stanse, udstanse, præge
stamp {v} (to give an official marking to)  :: stemple
stamp {v} (to apply postage stamps to)  :: frankere, sætte frimærke
stamp {n} (postage stamp) SEE: postage stamp  ::
stamp collecting {n} (stamp hobby) SEE: philately  ::
stamp hinge {n} (gummed strip of paper for mounting stamps on album)  :: frimærkehængsel
stamping ground {n} (place one likes to go)  :: hjemmebane
stand {v} (to support oneself on the feet in an erect position)  :: stå
stand {v} (to rise to one’s feet)  :: rejse sig
stand {v} (to remain motionless)  :: stå, stå stille
stand {v} (to undergo; withstand; hold up)  :: klare, holde til
stand {v} (to tolerate)  :: udholde, udstå, klare
stand {v} (to place in an upright or standing position)  :: stille, sætte
stand {n} (resolute, unwavering position)  :: standpunkt
stand {n} (device to hold something upright or aloft)  :: tribune, estrade
stand {n} (platform on which a witness testifies in court)  :: vidneskranke
stand {n} (particular grove or other group of trees)  :: bevoksning {c}
stand {n} (small building or booth)  :: stade, stand
stand {n} (designated spot where someone or something may stand or wait)  :: holdeplads
standard {n} (a flag or ensign)  :: standart {c} [small cavalry flag], estandart {c} [small cavalry flag], fane {c} [infantry flag]
standard-bearer {n} (person who carries flag or banner)  :: fanebærer {c} [infantry], fændrik {c} [infantry]
standard deviation {n} (statistical measure)  :: standardafvigelse {c}
standardista {n} (web developer who is actively involved in the creation, adoption, and/or promotion of Web standards)  :: standardista
Standard Model {prop} (theory)  :: standardmodel {c}
standard of living {n} (relative measure of quality of life)  :: levestandard {c}
standard time {n} (synchronized clock time in each graphical locations)  :: normaltid {c}
standby {n} (state of readiness without immediate involvement)  :: beredskab
stand on one's own two feet {v} (idiomatic: to be independent)  :: stå på egne ben
stand up {v} (rise from a sitting position)  :: rejse sig
stand up {v} (bring something up and set it into a standing position)  :: rejse
stanza {n} (a unit of a poem)  :: strofe {c}
staple {n} (wire fastener used to secure stacks of paper)  :: hæfteklamme {c}
staple {v} (secure with a staple)  :: hæfte
staple gun {n} (device for driving staples)  :: hæftepistol {c}
stapler {n} (device which binds together paper)  :: hæftemaskine {c}
staple remover {n} (device for removing staples)  :: hæfteklammefjerner {c}
star {n} (luminous celestial body)  :: stjerne {c}
star anise {n} (a plant, Illicium verum)  :: stjerneanis {c}
starboard {n} (right hand side of a vessel)  :: styrbord
starch {n} (substance)  :: stivelse
starch {n} (carbohydrates)  :: stivelse
stardom {n} (fame or celebrity)  :: stjernestatus {c}
stare {v} (To look fixedly)  :: glo, stirre
starfish {n} (various echinoderms)  :: søstjerne {c}
star fruit {n} (fruit)  :: karambol
stark {adj} ((archaic) strong; vigorous; powerful)  :: stærk {c}
starling {n} (bird)  :: stær {c}
Star of David {prop} (symbol of Jewish Community and Judaism)  :: Davidsstjerne {c}
starring {v} (present participle of "to star") SEE: star  ::
Stars and Stripes {n} (flag of the USA)  :: stjernebanner {n} [Archaic]
start {n} (beginning of an activity)  :: begyndelse {c}
starter {n} (first course of a meal)  :: forret {c}
starter motor {n} (starter motor) SEE: starter  ::
starting point {n} (subject matter to commence an activity)  :: udgangspunkt {n}
starvation {n} (condition)  :: sult {c}, hunger {c}
Star Wars {prop} (Saga)  :: Stjernekrigen
state {n} (any sovereign polity)  :: stat {c}
state {n} (a political division of a federation retaining a degree of autonomy)  :: delstat {c}, stat {c}
state {n} (a condition)  :: tilstand {c}
state {v} (declare to be a fact)  :: erklære
statecraft {n} (statesmanship) SEE: statesmanship  ::
statefunction {n} (wavefunction) SEE: wavefunction  ::
state funeral {n} (public funeral ceremony)  :: statsbegravelse {c}
stately {adj} (worthy of respect)  :: anselig, prægtig, statelig
statement {n}  :: påstand
state-owned {adj} (owned by the government)  :: statsejet
state religion {n} (religious body or creed officially endorsed by the state)  :: statsreligion {c}
state secret {n} (restricted information of national importance)  :: statshemmelighed {c}
statesman {n} (man who is a leader in national or international affairs)  :: statsmand {c}
statesmanship {n} (craft or skill or being a statesman)  :: statsmandskunst {c}, statskunst {c}, regeringskunst {c}
station {n} (place where a vehicle may stop)  :: station
station {n} (broadcasting entity)  :: tv-station
station {n} (Australia: very large livestock farm) SEE: ranch  ::
statistics {n} (mathematical science)  :: statistik
statistics {n} (collection of measurements)  :: statistik
statue {n} (three-dimensional work of art)  :: statue {c}
statue {n} (portrait) SEE: portrait  ::
status symbol {n} (visible sign of status or wealth)  :: statussymbol {n}
stave church {n} (wooden church of a medieval type)  :: stavkirke {c}
stay {v} (to remain in a particular place)  :: blive
staysail {n} (fore-and-aft rigged sail)  :: stangsejl
stød {n} (a phenomenon of most Danish accents)  :: stød {n}
steak {n} (slice of beef)  :: bøf
steal {v} (to illegally take possession of)  :: stjæle
steam {n} (water vapor)  :: damp {c}
steam {n} (water vapor used for heating or as source of kinetic energy)  :: damp {c}
steam {n} (energy)  :: damp {c}
steam {v} (cooking: to cook with steam)  :: dampe
steam {v} (to produce or vent steam)  :: dampe
steamboat {n} (vessel powered by steam)  :: dampskib {n}, damper {c}
steam engine {n} (piston engine driven by steam)  :: dampmaskine {c}
steam engine {n} (any steam-driven heat engine)  :: dampmaskine {c}
steam engine {n} (steam locomotive) SEE: steam locomotive  ::
steamer {n} (steamboat or steamship)  :: dampskib {n}
steaming {adj} (giving off steam)  :: dampende
steam locomotive {n} (locomotive powered by steam)  :: damplokomotiv {n}
steam power {n} (power from steam)  :: dampdrift {c}, dampkraft {c}
steamship {n} (vessel propelled by steam)  :: dampskib {n}
steel {n} (metal produced from iron)  :: stål {n}
steel wool {n} (fine strips of steel)  :: ståluld {c}
steelworks {n} (place where steel is manufactured and/or shaped)  :: stålværk {n}
steelyard {n} (steelyard balance)  :: bismer
steep {adj} (expensive) SEE: expensive  ::
steep {adj} (near-vertical)  :: stejl
steep {v} (to soak an item in liquid)  :: dyppe, dykke
steep {v} (to make tea/coffee)  :: trække (tea)
steeple {n} (spire) SEE: spire  ::
steer {n} (castrated male of cattle)  :: stud {m}
steer {v} (intransitive: to guide the course)  :: styre
steer {v} (transitive: to guide the course of)  :: styre
steer {v} (to direct a group of animals)  :: styre
steer {v} (to direct the conversation)  :: styre
steering group {n} (A committee that arranges the schedule of business for a legislative assembly or other organization)  :: styringsgruppe
steering wheel {n} (wheel-shaped control)  :: rat {n}
St. Elmo's fire {n} (electrical discharge)  :: sanktelmsild
stem {n} (nautical: forward vertical extension of the keel)  :: stævn
stem cell {n} (primal undifferentiated cell)  :: stamcelle
step- {prefix} (prefix used to indicate that the person being identified is not a blood relative)  :: sted-
step {n} (pace)  :: trit {n}
step {n} (one of a set of rests in a stair or ladder)  :: trin {c}
step {n} (running board)  :: trinbræt {n}
step {n} (space passed over by one movement of the foot in walking or running)  :: skridt {n}
step {n} (footstep)  :: fodspor {n}
step {n} (manner of walking)  :: gang {c}
step {n} (proceeding; measure; action; act)  :: skridt {n}
Stepanakert {prop} (the capital of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic)  :: Stepanakert
stepdaughter {n} (daughter of one's spouse and not of oneself)  :: steddatter {c}
stepfather {n} (husband of one's biological mother, other than one's biological father)  :: stedfar {c}
Stephen {prop} (biblical martyr)  :: Stefanus
Stephen {prop} (male given name)  :: Stefan
step in {v} (To act) SEE: act  ::
step ladder {n} (ladder with steps or treads instead of rungs)  :: trappestige {c}
stepmother {n} (wife of one's biological father, not one's biological mother)  :: stedmor, papmor {c}, bonusmor {c}, plasticmor {c}
steppe {n} (the grasslands of Eastern Europe and Asia)  :: steppe {c}
stereo {n} (device)  :: stereoanlæg {n}
stereotype {n} (a conventional, formulaic, and oversimplified conception, opinion, or image)  :: stereotyp {c}
stereotype {n} (a printing plate)  :: kliché {c}, kliche {c}
sterile {adj} (germless)  :: steril
sterilizable {adj} (able to be sterilized)  :: steriliserbar
sterling silver {n} (silver alloy)  :: sterlingsølv {n}
stern {n} (the rear part or after end of a ship or vessel)  :: agterstævn {c}, agterende {c}
Stettin {prop} (Szczecin) SEE: Szczecin  ::
steven {n} (voice) SEE: voice  ::
steven {v} (to vote) SEE: vote  ::
steven {n} (a promise) SEE: promise  ::
steven {n} (a prayer) SEE: prayer  ::
steven {v} (to utter) SEE: utter  ::
Steven {prop} (male given name) SEE: Stephen  ::
St. George's {prop} (the capital of Grenada)  :: Saint George's
sth {n} (abbreviation of something in explanation)  :: ngt
stick {n} (twig or small branch)  :: pind {c}, kvist {c}
stick {n} (long piece of wood)  :: kæp {c}, pind {c}
stick {n} (cylindrical piece (of chalk, wax etc))  :: stav {c}, stok {c}, stang {c}
stick {n} (cane or walking stick)  :: stok {c}
stick {n} (hockey stick)  :: stav {c}
stick {n} (gearstick, stickshift)  :: gearstang {c}
sticker {n} (adhesive label or decal)  :: klistermærke {c}
stick note {n} (post-it note) SEE: post-it note  ::
stick one's tongue out {v} (to push one's tongue out)  :: række tunge
sticky note {n} (post-it note) SEE: post-it note  ::
sticky tape {n} (adhesive tape) SEE: adhesive tape  ::
stiffen {v} (to become stiff)  :: stivne
stiletto {n} (awl) SEE: awl  ::
still {adv} (up to a time, as in the preceding time)  :: stadig
stillbirth {n} (birth of a dead fetus)  :: dødsfødsel {c}
still life {n} (work of art)  :: stilleben {n}
stilt {n} (crutch) SEE: crutch  ::
stingray {n} (venomous ray of the orders Rajiformes and Myliobatiformes)  :: pilrokke
stingy {adj} (unwilling to spend or give)  :: fedtet, nærig, smålig
stinkhorn {n} (fungus)  :: stinksvamp {c}
stirrup {n} (footrest)  :: stigbøjle {c}
stir up {v} (to cause (trouble etc))  :: piske op
stitch {v} (form stitches in) SEE: sew  ::
stitch {n} (single pass of the needle in sewing)  :: sting {n}
stitch {n} (an intense stabbing pain under the lower edge of the ribcage)  :: sidesting {n}, sidestik {n}
stitch {n} (single turn of the thread in knitting)  :: maske {c}
stitch {n} (local sharp pain)  :: stik {n}
stitch {v} (agriculture: to form land into ridges) SEE: plough  ::
stitch {n} (furrow) SEE: furrow  ::
St. John's {prop} (capital of Antigua and Barbuda)  :: Saint John's
stoat {n} (stoat) SEE: ermine  ::
stochastic {adj} (random)  :: stokastisk
stock exchange {n} (building and the associated organization)  :: børs {c}, fondsbørs {c}
stockfish {n} (cured fish)  :: tørfisk {c}
stockholder {n} (one who owns stock) SEE: shareholder  ::
Stockholm {prop} (capital of Sweden)  :: Stockholm
Stockholm syndrome {n} (psychological condition)  :: Stokholmsyndrom {n}, Stokholm-syndrom {n}
stocking {n} (garment (for translations of "sock", see sock))  :: strømpe {c}
stock market {n} (market for the trading of company stock)  :: aktiemarked {n}
stoichiometric {adj} (of, or relating to stoichiometry)  :: støkiometrisk
stoichiometry {n} (the study of the relationships of reactants and products in chemical reactions)  :: støkiometri {c}
stole {n} (scarf-like garment)  :: stola {c}
stolen {adj} (that has been stolen)  :: stjålen, stjålet
stoma {n} (botany: tiny pore in the epidermis of a leaf)  :: spalteåbning {c}
stomach {n} (digestive organ)  :: mave {c}
stomach {n} (belly)  :: bug {c}
stomach {n} (appetite) SEE: appetite  ::
stomach {n} (figuratively: desire, appetite) SEE: appetite  ::
stomachache {n} (pain in the abdomen)  :: mavepine {c}
stomach acid {n} (gastric acid) SEE: gastric acid  ::
stompie {n} (cigarette butt) SEE: butt  ::
stone {n} (substance)  :: sten {c}
stone {n} (small piece of stone)  :: sten {c}
stone {n} (gem stone)  :: ædelsten {c}
stone {n} (centre of some fruits)  :: sten {c}
stone {n} (medical: hard, stone-like deposit)  :: sten {c}
stone {n} (curling stone)  :: sten {c}
Stone Age {prop} (prehistoric period)  :: stenalder {c}
stoned {adj} (drunk) SEE: drunk  ::
stoned {adj} (high on drugs)  :: høj, skæv, stenet
stone dead {adj} (unquestionably dead)  :: stendød
stone pine {n} (a species of pine native of southern Europe, Pinus pinea)  :: pinje {c}
stone's throw {n} (short distance)  :: stenkast {n}
stony {adj} (containing stones)  :: stenet
stool {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet  ::
stool {n} (footstool) SEE: footstool  ::
stool {n} (medical jargon for excrement)  :: afføring {c}
stop {v} (to cease moving)  :: stoppe, standse
stop {n} (place to get on and off mass transport)  :: stoppested
stop {n} (consonant sound) SEE: plosive  ::
stop the car {phrase} (stop the car)  :: stop bilen
stop the presses {v} (imperative)  :: stop trykpressen
stopwatch {n} (timepiece)  :: stopur {n}
storage {n} (place)  :: lager
store {n} (in computing) SEE: memory  ::
store {n} (shop) SEE: shop  ::
store {v} (computing: write (something) into memory or registers)  :: lagre
store {v} (remain in good condition while stored)  :: beholde
storey {n} (floor)  :: etage {c}, sal {n}
stork {n} (large wading bird of the family Ciconiidae)  :: stork
storm {n} (disturbed state of the atmosphere)  :: storm {c}, stormvejr {n}
storm {n} (meteorology: wind scale for very strong wind)  :: storm {c}
storm {n} (military: violent assault on a stronghold)  :: storm {c}
storm in a teacup {n} (tempest in a teapot) SEE: tempest in a teapot  ::
storm petrel {n} (any of several small seabirds, of the family Hydrobatidae)  :: stormsvale {c}
story {n} (lie) SEE: lie  ::
story {n} (account of events)  :: historie, fortælling {c}, beretning {c}
story {n} (storey) SEE: storey  ::
stove {n} (device for heating food)  :: komfur {n}
stovepipe hat {n} (stovepipe hat) SEE: top hat  ::
straight {n} (heterosexual) SEE: heterosexual  ::
straight away {adv} (very soon; immediately) SEE: right away  ::
strait {n} (narrow channel of water)  :: stræde {n}
Strait of Gibraltar {prop} (Strait of Gibraltar)  :: Gibraltarstrædet {n} [definitive form]
Strait of Kerch {prop} (strait)  :: Kertjstrædet
Strait of Magellan {prop} (Strait of Magellan)  :: Magellanstrædet
Strait of Messina {prop} (narrow section of water between Sicily and mainland Italy)  :: Messinastrædet {n}
Strait of Otranto {prop} (strait between Italy and Albania)  :: Otrantostrædet
strand {n} (beach)  :: strand {c}
strange {adj} (not normal)  :: underlig
stranger {n} (person whom one does not know)  :: fremmed
stranger {n} (outsider or foreigner)  :: udlænding {c}, fremmed
stranger {n} (newcomer)  :: fremmed
strangle {v} (to kill someone by strangulation)  :: kvæle
strangler {n} (someone who strangles)  :: kvæler {c}
Strategic Defense Initiative {prop} (Star Wars) SEE: Star Wars  ::
stratosphere {n} (region of the uppermost atmosphere)  :: stratosfære {c}
straw {n} (a dried stalk of a cereal plant)  :: halm, strå
straw {n} (dried stalks considered collectively)  :: halm {c}, strå {n}
straw {n} (drinking straw) SEE: drinking straw  ::
strawberry {n} (fruit)  :: jordbær {n}
strawberry {n} (plant)  :: jordbær, jordbærplante
strawberry {n} (colour)  :: jordbærfarve
strawberry {adj} (flavour)  :: jordbær-
strawberry {adj} (colour)  :: jordbærfarvet
strawberry tree {n} (the European plant Arbutus unedo)  :: jordbærtræ {c}
straw man {n} (person of lesser importance)  :: stråmand {c}
straw man {n} (insubstantial or weakly supported concept, idea, endeavor or argument)  :: stråmand {c}
stream {n} (small river)  :: å {c}, strøm {c}, bæk {c}
streamer {n} (long narrow flag)  :: vimpel {c}, fanebånd {n} [military campaign honour]
street {n} (paved part of road in a village or a town)  :: gade {n}
streetcar {n} (tram) SEE: tram  ::
streetlight {n} (lamps set along a street)  :: gadelygte {c}
stress {n} (on a syllable) SEE: accent  ::
stress {n} ((physics) internal force across a boundary per area )  :: spænding {c}
stress {n} (emotional pressure)  :: stress {n} {c}
stress {v} (to apply emotional pressure to)  :: stresse
stress {v} (to emphasise (a point))  :: fremhæve
stressed {adj} (having a stress or accent)  :: trykstærk
stretcher {n} (simple litter designed to carry a sick, injured, or dead person)  :: båre {c}
stretcher {n} (brick laid with the longest side exposed)  :: løber {c}
strike {n} (work stoppage)  :: strejke
strike up {v} (to start something, e. g. relationship)  :: stifte [venskab]
strike while the iron is hot {v} (act on an opportunity promptly)  :: smede mens jernet er varmt
string {n} (long, thin structure made from twisted threads)  :: streng {c}
string {n} (this structure as a substance)  :: streng
string {n} (cohesive substance in the form of a string)  :: streng
string {n} (series of items or events)  :: serie
string {n} (computing: sequence of characters)  :: streng
string {n} (stringed instruments section)  :: strygerne
string {v} (put on a string)  :: trække på snor
string {v} (put strings on)  :: opstrenge, strenge op
string theory {n} (candidate unified theory of all physical forces and particles)  :: strengteori
strip club {n} (establishment offering striptease or other erotic dancing)  :: stripklub
stroboscope {n} (instrument for studying or observing periodic movement by rendering a moving body visible only at regular intervals)  :: stroboskop {n}
stroke {n} (act of stroking)  :: ae
stroke {n} (blow)  :: slag {n}
stroke {n} (single movement with a tool)  :: slag {n}
stroke {n} (- golf: single act of striking the ball)  :: slag {n}
stroke {n} (- tennis: single act of striking the ball)  :: slag {n}
stroke {n} (- rowing: movement of an oar or paddle through water)  :: åretag {n}
stroke {n} (- cricket: shot)  :: slag {n}
stroke {n} (- act of striking with a weapon)  :: slag {n}
stroke {n} (line drawn with a writing implement)  :: streg {c}
stroke {n} (- stroke of a Chinese character)  :: strøg {n}
stroke {n} (streak made with a brush)  :: strøg {n}
stroke {n} (time when a clock strikes)  :: slag {n}, klokkeslag {n}
stroke {n} (loss of brain function arising when the blood supply to the brain is suddenly interrupted)  :: slagtilfælde {n}, apopleksi [medical]
stroke {n} (- slash) SEE: slash  ::
stroke {n} (appetite) SEE: appetite  ::
stroller {n} (seat on wheels used to transport babies)  :: klapvogn
strong {adj} (capable of producing great physical force)  :: stærk
strong {adj} (capable of withstanding great physical force)  :: stærk
strong {adj} (determined, unyielding)  :: stærk
strong {adj} (having a high concentration of an essential or active ingredient)  :: stærk
strong {adj} (grammar: irregular)  :: uregelmæssig
strongbox {n} (sturdy box with a lock) SEE: safe  ::
stronghold {n} (place built to withstand attack)  :: borg {c}
strong verb {n} (verb type)  :: stærkt verbum {n}
strontium {n} (chemical element)  :: strontium
strop {n} (strap)  :: rem {c} (razor strop: strygerem)
strop {v} (To sharpen with a strop)  :: stryge
strophic {adj} (having each stanza set to the same music)  :: strofisk
struggle {n} (strife, effort)  :: kamp
struggle {v} (to strive, to labour in difficulty, to fight)  :: kæmpe
strut {v} (to walk proudly or haughtily)  :: stoltsere, spankulere
strut {n} (a support rod)  :: stiver
St. Stephen's Day {prop} (Christian holiday commemorating Saint Stephen)  :: anden juledag {c}, 2. juledag {c}
stubborn {adj} (refusing to move or change one's opinion)  :: stædig
stubbornness {n} (state of being stubborn)  :: stædighed
stud {n} (male animal kept for breeding)  :: avlshingst (a horse), avlstyr (a bull)
stud {n} (sexually attractive male)  :: tyr
stud {n} (small object protruding from something)  :: knop, dup
stud {n} (small round earring)  :: ørestikke
student {n} (person who studies an academic subject)  :: studerende {c}
student {n} (person seriously devoted to some subject)  :: studerende {c}
student {n} (person enrolled at a university)  :: studerende {c}
student {n} (schoolchild) SEE: schoolchild  ::
study {v} (to revise/review materials)  :: studere, lære
study {v} (to acquire knowledge)  :: studere
study {n} (mental effort to acquire knowledge)  :: studium {n}
study {n} (branch of learning or object that is being studied)  :: studie {c}
study {n} (act of studying or examining) SEE: examination  ::
stuff {n} (word substituted for material of unknown type or name)  :: ting {c}
stuff {n} (substitution for trivial details)  :: tingest {c}
stuff {v} (to fill by crowding into)  :: stoppe, opfylde
stuff {v} (to preserve a dead animal)  :: udstoppe
stuffed {adj} (with material)  :: udstoppet, fyldt, farseret
stuffed {adj} (with food)  :: stopmæt
stuffed animal {n} (a toy animal stuffed with straw, beans, cotton or other similar materials.)  :: tøjdyr {n}, krammedyr {n}
stumble {n} (a fall or trip)  :: snublen {c}
stumble {n} (an error or blunder)  :: fejl {c}, fejltrin {n}
stumble {v} (to trip or fall)  :: snuble
stumble {v} (to make a mistake or have trouble)  :: fejle, begå fejl
stumble upon {v} (to come across by accident; to discover by accident)  :: falde over, støde tilfældigt
stupid {adj} (lacking in intelligence)  :: dum
sturgeon {n} (fish of family Acipenseridae)  :: stør {c}
stutter {v} (to speak with spasmodic repetition) SEE: stammer  ::
stuttering {n} (a speech disorder)  :: stammen {c}
sty {n} (inflammation) SEE: stye  ::
sty {n} (ladder) SEE: ladder  ::
sty {n} (enclosure for swine)  :: sti {c}
sty {v} (to rise up) SEE: ascend  ::
stye {n} (bacterial infection of the eyelash or eyelid)  :: bygkorn
stylist {n} (hairdresser) SEE: hairdresser  ::
Styria {prop} (Austrian state)  :: Steiermark
Styx {prop} (river of the underworld)  :: Styx
subaltern {n} (subordinate) SEE: subordinate  ::
subcutaneous {adj} (Pertaining to the fatty layer under the skin)  :: subkutan
subentry {n} (subordinate entry)  :: underpost {c}
subfamily {n} (taxonomic category)  :: underfamilie {c}
subgraph {n} (section of a graph of network)  :: delgraf {c}
subhuman {n} (untermensch)  :: undermenneske {n}
subject {n} (in grammar)  :: grundled {n}, subjekt {n}
subject {n} (main topic)  :: emne {n}, tema {n}
subject {n} (particular area of study)  :: fag {n}, emne {n}, felt {n}
subject {n} (citizen in a monarchy)  :: undersåt {c}
subject {n} (person ruled over by another, especially a monarch or state authority)  :: undersåt {c}
subject {v} (to cause to undergo)  :: udsætte for
subject complement {n} (subject complement)  :: subjektsprædikat {n}, omsagnsled til grundled
sublease {n} (a lease on something made by someone who already leases it)  :: fremleje {c}
sublease {v} (to lease something that is already leased)  :: fremleje
sublessee {n} (one to whom a property is subleased)  :: fremlejer {c}
subletter {n} (one who sublets)  :: fremlejer {c}
sublime {v} (to sublimate)  :: sublimere
sublime {adj} (noble and majestic)  :: sublim
Sublime Porte {prop} (Ottoman imperial government)  :: Den Høje Port, Porten
submanifold {n} (manifold which is a subset of another)  :: delmangfoldighed {c}
submarine {adj} (undersea)  :: submarin
submarine {n} (undersea boat)  :: ubåd {c}
submit {v} (enter or put forward something for approval, consideration, marking etc.)  :: afleve
subordinate {adj} (placed in a lower class, rank, or position)  :: underordnet
subordinate {adj} (submissive to or controlled by authority)  :: underordnet
subordinate clause {n} (a clause that cannot stand alone)  :: ledsætning {c}, bisætning {c}
subpoena {n} (writ requiring someone to appear in court to give testimony)  :: stævning {f}
subscribe {v} (to sign up to receive a publication)  :: abonnere
subscription {n} (access to a resource for a period of time)  :: abonnement {n}
subset {n} (set whose elements are within another given set)  :: delmængde {c}
subsidiary {adj} (auxiliary or supplemental)  :: subsidiær
subsistent {adj} (inherent) SEE: inherent  ::
subspace topology {n} (topology of a subset)  :: sportopologi {c}
subspecies {n} (rank in the classification of organisms)  :: underart {c}
substance {n} (matter)  :: substans, masse
substance {n} (essential part)  :: substans, hovedindhold
substance {n} (material possessions)  :: formue
substantiate {v} (to authenticate or corroborate)  :: belægge
substantive {n} (noun) SEE: noun  ::
substantivise {v} (convert into a substantive)  :: substantivere
substitute {v} (to use in place of something else)  :: erstatte, substituere
substitute {v} (sports: to remove from the field and bring on another player)  :: udskifte
substitute {n} (replacement or stand-in)  :: erstatning {c}, substitut {c}, surrogat {n}
substitute {n} (player who is available to replace another)  :: udskifter, udskifter {c}
substitute {v} (to substitute) SEE: replace  ::
substitutes' bench {n} (the bench on which substitutes sit)  :: udskiftningsbænk {c}
substitution {n} (substitute) SEE: substitute  ::
subtitle {n} (textual versions of the dialog in films)  :: undertekst {c}
subtropical {adj} (further from the equator than the tropical regions)  :: subtropisk
subtropics {n} (the region between the tropics and the temperate latitudes of the world)  :: subtroper {p}
suburb {n} (area on the periphery of a city or large town)  :: forstad {c}
subversive {adj} (intending to subvert)  :: undergravende
success {n} (achievement of one's aim or goal)  :: succes
succession {n} (passing of royal power)  :: tronfølge {c} [legal concept], arvefølge {c} [historiographic]
succinct {adj} (brief and to the point)  :: koncis
succuba {n} (a female demon or fiend) SEE: succubus  ::
succubus {n} (female demon)  :: mare {c}
such {determiner} (like this, that, these, those; used to make a comparison with something implied by context)  :: sådan
such as {prep} (for example) SEE: for example  ::
such is life {phrase} (used to express the acceptance of misfortune)  :: sådan er livet, c'est la vie
suck {v} (to use the mouth to pull in (liquid etc))  :: suge
suck {n} (sycophant) SEE: sycophant  ::
sucker {n} (lollipop) SEE: lollipop  ::
Sucre {prop} (constitutional capital of Bolivia)  :: Sucre
sucrose {n} (a disaccharide)  :: sukrose, saccharose
Sudan {prop} (Republic of Sudan)  :: Sudan
Sudanese {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to the country of Sudan, the Sudanese people or the Sudanese language)  :: sudanesisk
sudden {n} (surprise) SEE: surprise  ::
sudden {adj} (happening quickly and with little or no warning)  :: brat, pludselig
suddenly {adv} (happening quickly and with little or no warning)  :: pludseligt
Sudetenland {prop} (region in Czechia)  :: Sudetenland
sudoku {n} (a puzzle using numbers)  :: sudoku {c}
sue {v} (to file a legal action)  :: lægge sag an, sagsøge, stævne
Suez Canal {prop} (canal)  :: Suez-kanalen
suffer {v} (undergo hardship)  :: lide
suffer {v} (feel pain)  :: lide
suffer from {v} (have a disease or condition)  :: lide af, fejle
suffice {v} (be enough, sufficient, adequate)  :: holde
suffocate {v} ((intransitive) to suffer from severely reduced oxygen intake to the body)  :: kvæles
suffocate {v} ((intransitive) to die due to insufficient oxygen supply to the body)  :: kvæles
suffocate {v} ((transitive) to cause someone to suffer severely reduced oxygen supply to his body)  :: kvæle
suffocate {v} ((transitive) to kill someone by depriving him of a sufficient oxygen intake)  :: kvæle
suffocation {n} (asphyxia)  :: kvælning {c}
Sufism {n} (Islamic mysticism)  :: sufisme {c}
sugar {n} (sucrose from sugar cane or sugar beet and used to sweeten food and drink)  :: sukker {n}
sugar {n} (any of a series of carbohydrates used by organisms to store energy)  :: sukker {n}
sugar {n} (generic term for sucrose, glucose, fructose, etc)  :: sukker {n}
sugar {n} (term of endearment)  :: skat
sugar {n} (slang: a kiss)  :: sukker
sugar {v} (to add sugar to, to sweeten)  :: søde
sugar {v} (to make something seem less unpleasant)  :: indsukre
sugar beet {n} (type of beet)  :: sukkerroe {c}
sugar cane {n} (species of grass whose sap is a source of sugar)  :: sukkerrør {n}
sugarfree {adj} (sugar-free) SEE: sugar-free  ::
sugar-free {adj} (not containing sugar)  :: sukkerfri
sugar high {n} (sugar rush) SEE: sugar rush  ::
sugar-loaf {n} (conical block of sugar)  :: sukkertop {c}
Sugarloaf Mountain {prop} (rocky peak in Rio de Janeiro)  :: Sukkertoppen {c}
sugar rush {n} (hyperactivity caused by sugar)  :: sukkerchok {n}
sugar-sweet {adj} (sweet like sugar)  :: sukkersød
sugar water {n} (water sweetened with sugar)  :: sukkervand {n}
suggest {v} (to recommend)  :: forslå
suggestion {n} (something suggested)  :: forslag {n}
suggestive {adj} (tending to suggest)  :: suggestiv
suicide {n} (instance of killing oneself)  :: selvmord {n}
suicide {n} (person killing oneself)  :: selvmorder {c}
suicide attack {n} (suicide attack)  :: selvmordsangreb {n}
suit {n} (set of clothes)  :: dragt {c}, jakkesæt {n} [male business suit]
suit {n} (slang: person who wears matching jacket and trousers)  :: jakkesæt {n} [literally: business suit]
suit {n} (full set of armour)  :: rustning {c}, harnisk {n}
suit {n} (card games: set of cards distinguished by color and emblems)  :: kulør {c}
suit {v} (to be suitable or apt for one's image)  :: klæde
suit {v} (to be appropriate or apt for)  :: klæde
suit {n} (attempt to gain an end by legal process) SEE: lawsuit  ::
suitcase {n} (large piece of luggage)  :: kuffert {c}
Sukhumi {prop} (capital city)  :: Sukhumi
sulfur {n} (element)  :: svovl {n} {c}
sulfur {v} (treat with sulfur)  :: svovle
sulfurous acid {n} (the weak acid, H2SO3)  :: svovlsyrling {c}
sulk {v} (to express ill humor or offence by remaining sullenly silent or withdrawn)  :: surmule
sullen {adj} (having a brooding ill temper)  :: vrangvillig, mut
sullen {adj} (dismal)  :: mørk, dyster
sullen {adj} (sluggish)  :: treven
sulphuric acid {n} (H2SO4)  :: svovlsyre
sulphurous acid {n} (sulphurous acid) SEE: sulfurous acid  ::
sultan {n} (ruler)  :: sultan {c}
sultanate {n} (state ruled by a sultan)  :: sultanat {n}
sultry {adj} (hot and humid)  :: lummer
sultry {adj} (very hot and dry)  :: trykkende
sultry {adj} (sexually enthralling)  :: sanselig, sensuel
sum {n} (summary) SEE: summary  ::
sum {n} (summit) SEE: summit  ::
Sumerian {adj} (pertaining to Sumer)  :: sumerisk
Sumerian {n} (person)  :: sumerer {c}
Sumerian {prop} (language)  :: sumerisk
summary {n} (condensed presentation)  :: resume {n}, resumé {n}
summer {n} (hottest season)  :: sommer
summerhouse {n} (house used as vacation home in summer)  :: sommerhus {n}
summerhouse {n} (summer residence)  :: sommerbolig {c}
summer solstice {n} (the moment when the hemisphere is most inclined toward the sun)  :: sommersolhverv {n}
summer time {n} (daylight saving time) SEE: daylight saving time  ::
summit {n} (peak, top of mountain)  :: top {c}, bjergtop {c}
summit {n} (gathering of leaders)  :: topmøde {n}
sun {prop} (the star around which the Earth revolves, see also: Sun)  :: sol {c}
sun {n} (a star, especially when seen as the centre of any single solar system)  :: sol
Sun {prop} (star)  :: Solen
sunbath {n} (period of tanning)  :: solbad {n}
sunbathe {v} (to expose one's body to the sun)  :: solbade
sunbather {n} (person who basks in the sun to get a tan)  :: solbader {c}
Sunday {n} (day of the week)  :: søndag {c}
Sunday best {n} (person's finest clothing)  :: søndagstøj
Sunday driver {n} (one who drives slowly)  :: søndagsbilist {c}
sundew {n} (group of insectivorous plants)  :: soldug
sundial {n} (device noting the time of day by the position of a shadow)  :: solur {n}
sundown {n} (sunset) SEE: sunset  ::
sunflower {n} (flower)  :: solsikke {c}
sunglasses {n} (tinted glasses worn to protect the eyes from the sun)  :: solbriller
Sunni {n} (follower of the Sunni branch of Islam)  :: sunni {c}
Sunnite {n} (Sunni) SEE: Sunni  ::
sunrise {n} (time of day)  :: solopgang
sunrise {n} (sky changing color)  :: solopgang {c}
sunset {n} (time of day)  :: solnedgang
sunshine {n} (direct rays of the sun)  :: solskin {n}
sunshine {n} (location on which the sun's rays fall)  :: solskin {n}
sun shower {n} (rain shower)  :: solregn {c}, solskinsregn {c}
sunup {n} (time of day) SEE: sunrise  ::
sunup {n} (change in color of sky) SEE: sunrise  ::
super {adj} (better than usual)  :: super
supercilium {n} (arch of hair) SEE: eyebrow  ::
superconductor {n} (a substance)  :: superleder {c}
supercontinent {n} (one of modern landmasses)  :: superkontinent {n}
superego {n} (part of the mind)  :: overjeg {n}, superego {n}
superfluous {adj} (excess of what is sufficient)  :: overflødig
superhero {n} (a fictional crime-fighting character with superpowers)  :: superhelt {m}
superlative {n} (form of adjective expressing "most")  :: superlativ
supermarket {n} (store)  :: supermarked {n}
supermarket {n} (chain of stores)  :: supermarkedskæde {c}
supermodel {n} (famous fashion model)  :: supermodel
supermoon {n} (a full moon or new moon, when the Earth–Moon distance is in the lowest tenth of its range)  :: supermåne {c}
supernatural {adj} (above nature)  :: overnaturlig
supernatural {adj} (not of the usual)  :: overnaturlig
supernatural {adj} (neither visible or measurable)  :: usynlig og umålelig
superorganism {n} (social colony)  :: superorganisme {c}
superpower {n} (sovereign state)  :: supermagt {c}
superpower {n} (fictional extraordinary ability)  :: superkraft {c}
supersaturated {adj} (more concentrated than is normally possible)  :: overmættet
superset {n} (set containing all elements of another set)  :: overmængde {c}
superstition {n} (a set of beliefs that future events may be influenced by one's behaviour in some magical or mystical way)  :: overtro
supper {n} (food before going to bed)  :: aftensmad {c}
supper {n} (dinner at night)  :: aftensmad
supper hour {n} (all senses) SEE: dinnertime  ::
suppertime {n} (all senses) SEE: dinnertime  ::
supply {v} (to provide, make available for use)  :: levere, forsyne
supply {v} (to furnish or equip with)  :: levere, skaffe, yde, forsyne
supply {v} (to compensate for, make up for a deficiency of)  :: afhjælpe, erstatte
supply {v} (to act as a substitute)  :: vikariere
supply {n} (act of supplying)  :: udbud {n}, udbud {n}
supply {n} (amount supplied)  :: forsyning, leverance, lager, forsynings-, føde-
supply {n} (provisions)  :: forråd {n}, beholdninger {p}
supply {n} (amount of money provided to meet the annual national expenditures)  :: finanslov {c}
supply and demand {n} (economic model of pricing)  :: udbud og efterspørgsel
supply vessel {n} (ship used to transport supplies)  :: forsyningsskib {n}
support {n} (financial or other help)  :: støtte
support {v} (to keep from falling)  :: støtte
support {v} (to back a cause, party, etc., mentally or with concrete aid)  :: støtte
support {v} (to help, particularly financially)  :: støtte
supporter {n} (animal or figure that supports a shield in a coat of arms)  :: skjoldholder {c}
supreme court {n} (court of law representing the highest legal authority within a jurisdiction)  :: højesteret {c}
Supreme Leader {n} (head of state of Iran)  :: religiøse leder {c}
Supreme Soviet {prop} (Soviet parliament)  :: Øverste Sovjet {c}
sura {n} (chapter of the Qur'an)  :: sura {c}
surcharge {n} (addition of extra charge)  :: overpris
surcharge {n} (excessive price)  :: overpris
surcharge {n} (philately: overprint)  :: overtryk
surface {n} (up-side of a flat object)  :: overflade {n}
surface-to-air missile {n} (missile)  :: jord-til-luft-missil {n}
surface water {n} (water collecting on the ground or in a body of water)  :: overfladevand {n}
surgical {adj} (of or relating to surgery)  :: kirurgisk
Suriname {prop} (country)  :: Surinam
surjective {adj} (of, relating, or being a surjection)  :: surjektiv
surname {n} (name that indicates family)  :: efternavn {n}, familienavn {n}, slægtsnavn {n}
surprise {n} (something not expected)  :: overraskelse
surprise {n} (attributively: that is unexpected)  :: overraskelses-
surprise {n} (feeling that something unexpected has happened)  :: overraskelse
surprise {v} (cause (someone) to feel surprise)  :: overraske
surprise {v} (do something to (a person) that they are not expecting, as a surprise)  :: overraske
surprised {adj} (caused to feel surprise)  :: overrasket
surrealism {n} (artistic movement and aesthetic philosophy)  :: surrealismen
surreptitiously {adv} (in a surreptitious manner)  :: hemmeligt
surrogate {n} (substitute)  :: substitut {c}, surrogat {n}
surrogate mother {n} (woman who gives birth to a child not her own)  :: rugemor {c}
surround {v} (to enclose to prevent escape)  :: omringe
surroundings {n} (area surrounding someone or something)  :: omgivelse
surveil {v} (To keep someone or something under surveillance)  :: overvåge
surveillance {n} (observation of individuals or groups of individuals)  :: overvågning
survey {n} (an examination of the opinions of a group)  :: spørgeundersøgelse {c}
survive {v} (person: continue to live)  :: overleve
Susan {prop} (female given name)  :: Susanne
Susanna {prop} (female given name) SEE: Susan  ::
sushi {n} (Japanese dish)  :: sushi
suspect {v} (believe to be guilty)  :: suspekt
suspender belt {n} (suspender belt)  :: hofteholder {c}, strømpeholder {c}
suspension bridge {n} (bridge where the deck or roadway is suspended from cables)  :: hængebro
suspicious {adj} (arousing suspicion)  :: mistænkelig
suspicious {adj} (distrustful)  :: mistænksom
suspicious {adj} (expressing suspicion)  :: mistænksom
sustainability {n} (ability to sustain something)  :: bæredygtighed {c}, holdbarhed {c}
sustainability {n} (ecological sense)  :: bæredygtighed {c}
sustainable {adj} (able to be sustained: environmental term)  :: bæredygtig
Suva {prop} (capital of Fiji)  :: Suva
Svalbard {prop} (islands north east of Greenland)  :: Svalbard
Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands {prop} (two distinct dependencies of Norway)  :: Svalbard og Jan Mayen
swallow {n} (bird)  :: svale, landsvale
swallowtail {n} (tail of a swallow)  :: svalehale {c}
swallowtail {n} (butterfly)  :: svalehale {c}
swamp {n} (type of wetland)  :: mose {c}
swan {n} (waterfowl of the genus Cygnus)  :: svane {c}
swan song {n} (a final performance)  :: svanesang {c}
swarm {n} (large number of insects)  :: sværm {c}
swarm {n} (a mass of people or animals in turmoil)  :: sværm {c}
swarthy {adj} (dark) SEE: dark  ::
swarthy {adj} (tawny) SEE: tawny  ::
swastika {n} (a cross with arms of equal length all bent halfway along at a 90° angle)  :: svastika, hagekors {n}
Swaziland {prop} (Kingdom of Swaziland)  :: Swaziland
swear {v} (to take an oath)  :: sværge
swear word {n} (impolite or offensive taboo word)  :: bandeord {n}, ed {c}, kraftudtryk {n}
sweat {n} (fluid that exits the body through pores)  :: sved {c}
sweat {v} (to emit sweat)  :: svede
sweater {n} (similar garment worn for warmth)  :: sweater {c}
sweaty {adj} (covered in sweat)  :: svedig {c}
swede {n} (yellow root of Brassica napus)  :: kålroe
swede {n} (plant)  :: kålroe
swede {n} (turnip) SEE: turnip  ::
Swede {n} (Swedish person)  :: svensker {c}
Sweden {prop} (Scandinavian country)  :: Sverige {n}
Swedenborgianism {n} (Christian denomination influenced by Swedenborg)  :: swedenborgianisme {c}
Swedish {prop} (language)  :: svensk
Swedish {adj} (of or pertaining to Sweden)  :: svensk
Swedophone {adj} (Swedish-speaking)  :: svensksproget, svensktalende
sweep {n} (chimney sweep) SEE: chimney sweep  ::
sweet {adj} (having a pleasant taste)  :: sød
sweet {adj} (having a taste of sugar)  :: sød
sweet {adj} (containing a sweetening ingredient)  :: sødet, sød
sweet {adj} (of a wine: retaining a portion of sugar)  :: sød
sweet {adj} (not having a salty taste)  :: usaltet, fersk
sweet {adj} (having a pleasant smell)  :: sød, sødlig
sweet {adj} (not decaying, rancid, sour, spoiled, or stale)  :: frisk
sweet {adj} (having a pleasant sound)  :: melodisk, behagelig
sweet {adj} (having a pleasing disposition)  :: sød, blid
sweet {adj} (having a helpful disposition)  :: venlig
sweet {adj} (free from excessive unwanted substances)  :: ren
sweet {adv} (in a sweet manner)  :: sødt, let
sweet {n} (sugary confection)  :: konfekt, bolsje, slik
sweet {n} (food eaten for dessert) SEE: dessert  ::
sweet {n} (basic taste sensation induced by sugar) SEE: sweetness  ::
sweet dreams {phrase} (sweet dreams)  :: drøm sødt
sweeten {v} (to make sweet to the taste)  :: søde, forsøde
sweetener {n} (food additive)  :: sødestof
sweet gum {n} (tree)  :: ambratræ {n}
sweetheart {n} (darling) SEE: darling  ::
sweetness {n} (condition of being sweet or sugary)  :: sødme {c}
sweetness {n} (pleasant disposition)  :: sødme {c}
sweet potato {n} (yam) SEE: yam  ::
sweet potato {n} (vine)  :: batat {c}, sød kartoffel {c}
sweet potato {n} (tuber)  :: batat {c}, sød kartoffel {c}
sweetwater {n} (fresh water) SEE: fresh water  ::
sweet woodruff {n} (Asperula odorata)  :: skovmærke {c}
swell {v} (intransitive: to become bigger, especially due to being engorged)  :: svulme, erigere
swell {n} (series of waves)  :: dønning
swift {adj} (fast; quick)  :: hurtig
swim {v} (move through water)  :: svømme
swim {n} (act or instance of swimming)  :: svømmetur {c}
swimming {n} (human activity of moving oneself through water)  :: svømning {c}
swimming costume {n} (garment for swimming)  :: badedragt {c}
swimming pool {n} (pool for swimming)  :: svømmebassin
swimming trunks {n} (a pair of shorts or briefs worn for swimming or bathing)  :: badebukser {p}
swimsuit {n} (tight-fitting garment worn for swimming)  :: badedragt
swine {n} (pig) SEE: pig  ::
swing state {n} (A state which may vote Democratic or Republican)  :: svingstat {c}
swirl {v} (to twist or whirl)  :: hvirvle
swirl {n} (whirling eddy)  :: hvirvel {c}
Swiss {adj} (of or pertaining to Switzerland)  :: schweizisk
Swiss {adj} (of or pertaining to the Swiss people)  :: schweizisk
Swiss {adj} (of or pertaining to Swiss language(s) or Swiss dialect(s))  :: schweizisk
Swiss {n} (Swiss person)  :: schweizer {c}
Swiss cheese {n} (cheese with holes)  :: schweizerost {c}
Swiss franc {n} (currency of Switzerland)  :: schweizerfranc {c}, schweizisk franc {c}
Swiss roll {n} (type of sponge cake roll)  :: roulade {c}
switchblade {n} (a folding knife with a blade which opens automatically (under spring pressure) when a button is pressed)  :: springkniv {c}
Switzerland {prop} (sovereign country)  :: Schweiz, Svejts
sword {n} (weapon)  :: sværd {c}
swordfish {n} (Xiphias gladius)  :: sværdfisk {c}
sword of Damocles {n} (thing or situation which causes a prolonged state of impending doom or misfortune)  :: damoklessværd {n}
swordtail {n} (freshwater fish)  :: sværddrager {c}
sycamore {n} (sycamore maple) SEE: sycamore maple  ::
sycamore maple {n} (Acer pseudoplatanus)  :: ahorn
sycophant {n} (one who uses compliments to gain self-serving favor or advantage from another person.)  :: spytslikker {c}, rygklapper {c}, sykofant {c}, hofsnog {c}, øjentjener {c} [obsolete]
sycophantic {adj} (obsequious, flattering, toadying)  :: slesk
syenite {n} (obsolete: granite) SEE: granite  ::
syllable {n} (unit of speech)  :: stavelse
syllogism {n} (inference from premises)  :: syllogisme {c}
Sylt {prop} (German island)  :: Sild
symbiosis {n} (relationship of mutual benefit)  :: symbiose {c}
symbol {n} (character or glyph)  :: symbol {n}
symbol {n} (object meant to represent another)  :: symbol {n}
symbol {v} (symbolize) SEE: symbolize  ::
symbolically {adv} (in a symbolic manner)  :: symbolsk
symbolise {v} (To be symbolic of; to represent)  :: symbolisere
symbolize {v} (To be symbolic of; to represent)  :: symbolisere
symmetric {adj} (symmetrical) SEE: symmetrical  ::
symmetrical {adj} (exhibiting symmetry)  :: symmetrisk
symmetry {n} (correspondence on either side of a dividing line, plane, center or axis)  :: symmetri {c}
sympathetic nervous system {n} (sympathetic nervous system)  :: sympatiske nervesystem
symphony {n} (piece of orchestral music)  :: symfoni {c}
synagogue {n} (place)  :: synagoge {c}
synapse {n} (junction between neurons)  :: synapse {c}
sync {v} (synchronize) SEE: synchronize  ::
synchronised swimming {n} (swimming event)  :: synkronsvømning
synchronize {v} (cause two events to have coordinated timing)  :: synkronisere
synchronous {adj} (at the same time)  :: synkron
syndicate {n} (group of individuals or companies)  :: syndikat {n}
syndrome {n} (recognizable pattern of symptoms or behaviours)  :: syndrom {n}
synergy {n} (behavior of a system that cannot be predicted by the behavior of its parts)  :: synergi {c}
synonym {n} (word with same meaning as another)  :: synonym {n}
synopsis {n} (brief summary)  :: synopse {c}, synopsis {c}
synthesize {v} (To combine things to produce a new, more complex product)  :: syntetisere
synthesize {v} (To be combined producing a new, more complex product)  :: syntetisere
synthesize {v} (To produce a substance by chemical synthesis)  :: syntetisere
synthesize {v} (To be produced a by chemical synthesis)  :: syntetisere
synthesizer {n} (music: an electronic keyboard instrument)  :: synthesizer
syphilis {n} (sexual disease caused by Treponema pallidum)  :: syfilis {c}
syphilitic {adj} (relating to syphilis)  :: syfilitisk
syphilitic {n} (someone who is infected with syphilis)  :: syfilitiker
Syracuse {prop} (city in New York state)  :: Syracuse
Syria {prop} (country in the Middle East)  :: Syrien
Syrian {n} (A person from Syria or of Syrian descent)  :: syrer {c}
Syrian {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Syria, the Syrian people or the Syrian language)  :: syrisk
syringe {n} (hypodermic syringe)  :: sprøjte {c}
syrinx {n} (panpipes) SEE: panpipes  ::
syrup {n} (liquid)  :: sirup
system {n} (collection of organized things; whole composed of relationships among its members)  :: system {n}
systemic {adj} (relating to a system)  :: systemisk
systemic circulation {n} (part of blood circulation)  :: det systemiske kredsløb {n}, kropskredsløbet {n}
Szczecin {prop} (city in Poland)  :: Stettin