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{prop} (Norse mythological figure) ::
Vaasa {prop} (a city in Finland) :: Vaasa
vacancy {n} (unoccupied position) :: Vakanz {f}, freie Stelle {f}
vacancy {n} (available room) :: freies Zimmer {n}
vacancy {n} (empty space) :: freie Platz {m}
vacant {adj} (not occupied) :: frei, vakant
vacant {adj} (showing no intelligence or interest) :: leer, nichtssagend, ausdruckslos
vacation {n} (official holiday period) :: Ferien {f-p}
vacation {n} (holiday, period of leisure time) :: Ferien {f-p}, Urlaub {m}
vacation {n} (the act of vacating something; moving out of something) :: Preisgabe {f}
vacation {n} (the act of making legally void) :: Annullierung {f}
vacation {v} (to spend or take a vacation) :: Urlaub machen, Ferien machen
vacationer {n} (someone who is on vacation) SEE: holiday-maker ::
vaccinate {v} (treat with a vaccine) :: impfen
vaccination {n} (inoculation with a vaccine) :: Impfung {f}
vaccine {n} (substance meant to stimulate production of antibodies) :: Impfstoff {m}, Vakzine {f}
vacillation {n} (Indecision in speech or action) :: Unentschlossenheit {f}, Zögerlichkeit {f}, Unschlüssigkeit {f}
vacillatory {adj} :: wankelmütig
vacuate {v} (to empty) :: ausleeren
vacuüm {n} (vacuum) SEE: vacuum ::
vacuole {n} (large membrane-bound vesicle) :: Vakuole {f}
vacuum {n} (region of space that contains no matter) :: Vakuum {n}
vacuum {v} (transitive: to clean with a vacuum cleaner) :: staubsaugen
vacuum {v} (intransitive: to use a vacuum cleaner) :: staubsaugen
vacuum {n} (vacuum cleaner) SEE: vacuum cleaner ::
vacuum cleaner {n} (machine for cleaning) :: Staubsauger {m}
vacuum flask {n} (a bottle, flask or similar vessel having a vacuum between its inner and outer silvered walls) SEE: thermos ::
vacuum gauge {n} :: Vakuummeter {n}
vacuum tube {n} (electrical device) :: Elektronenröhre {n}
vade mecum {n} (referential book) :: Vademecum {n}
Vadodara {prop} (city in India) :: Vadodara
Vaduz {prop} (capital of Liechtenstein) :: Vaduz {n}
vagabond {n} (a person on a trip of indeterminate destination and/or length of time) :: Landstreicher {m}, Landstreicherin {f}
vagabond {n} (a bum, a hobo, a tramp, a homeless person) :: Landstreicher {m}, Landstreicherin {f}
vagabond {v} (to roam as a vagabond) :: vagabundieren
vagina {n} (anatomical sense) :: Scheide {f}, Vagina {f}
vagina {n} (vulva) SEE: vulva ::
vaginal {adj} (of the vagina) :: vaginal
vaginal flatulence {n} (emission or expulsion of air from the vagina) :: Scheidenwind {m}, [vulgar] Muschipups, Mösenfurz, Scheidenfurz, Futschas
vaginal sex {n} (vaginal sex) :: Vaginalverkehr {m}
vaginismus {n} (muscular contraction) :: Vaginismus {m}, Scheidenkrampf {m}
vagrancy {n} (being a vagrant) :: Landstreicherei {f}
vagrant {n} (person without a home or job) :: Gammler {m}, Gammlerin {f}, Landstreicher {m}, Landstreicherin {f}, Nichtsesshafter {m}, Nichtsesshafte {f}, Vagabund {m}, Vagabundin {f}, Vagant {m}, Vagantin {f}
vagrant {n} (wanderer) :: Landstreicher {m}, Landstreicherin {f}
vagrant {n} (ornithology: bird outside of its range) :: Ausnahmegast {m}, Irrgast {m}
vague {adj} (not clearly expressed) :: nebelhaft, schwach, unklar, undeutlich, ungenau, ungewiss, vage, verschwommen
vague {adj} :: unbestimmt
vagueness {n} (condition of being unclear) :: Unklarheit {f}, Vagheit {f}, Verschwommenheit {f}
vaguery {n} (condition of being vague) SEE: vagueness ::
vaguery {n} (thing which is vague) SEE: vagueness ::
vagus nerve {n} (cranial nerve) :: Vagusnerv {m}, Nervus vagus {m}, Vagus {m}
vain {adj} (overly proud of one's appearance) :: eitel
vain {adj} (pointless, futile) :: unnützlich
vainglorious {adj} (with excessive vanity or unwarranted pride) :: hochmütig
vainglory {n} (excessive vanity) :: Eitelkeit {f}
vainglory {n} (boastful, unwarranted pride) :: Prahlerei {f}, Ruhmsucht {f}
vainglory {n} (vain, ostentatious display) :: Prahlerei {f}
vair {n} (heraldic fur) :: Feh
Vajrayana {prop} (school of Buddhism) :: Vajrayana {n}, Wadschrajana {n}
Valais {prop} (A canton) :: Kanton Wallis
vale {n} (valley) :: Tal {n}
valence {n} (chemistry: combining capacity) :: Valenz {f}, Wertigkeit {f}
valence electron {n} (electron in the outermost shell of an atom) :: Valenzelektron {n}
valenki {n} (winter felt boots) :: Walenki {p}, [sg. and pl.] Filzstiefel {m-p}
Valens {prop} (a Roman cognomen) :: Valens
Valentina {prop} (female given name) :: Valentina {f}
valentine {n} (An expression of affect, especially romantic) :: Valentinsgruß {m}
Valentine {n} (male given name) :: Valentin {m}
Valentine {n} (female given name) SEE: Valentina ::
Valentine's Day {prop} (Saint Valentine's Day) :: Valentinstag {m}
Valentinian {prop} (a Roman cognomen) :: Valentinian
vale of tears {n} (a symbolic valley of tears) :: Jammertal {n}; Tal der Tränen {n}
valerian {n} (Valeriana officinalis) :: Baldrian {m}
valerian {n} (valerian root) :: Baldrianwurzel {f}
Valerian {prop} (a Roman cognomen) :: Valerian
Valerie {prop} (female given name) :: Valerie
valet {n} (a man's personal male attendant) :: Kammerdiener {m}, Diener {m}, Putzer {m}, Leibdiener {m}, Hausdiener {m}, Dienstbote {m}
valet {n} (a female chaperone who accompanies a man) :: Gesellschaftsdame {f}, Escort {m}, Begleiterin {f}, Begleitung {f}
valet {n} (a hotel employee performing such duties for guests) :: Hoteldiener {m}
valet {n} (a person employed to clean or park cars) :: Wärter {m}
valet {n} (a wooden stand on which to hold clothes and accessories in preparation for dressing) :: stummer Diener {m}
valet-de-chambre {n} (valet) SEE: valet ::
valetudinarian {adj} (of infirm health; sickly) :: kränklich, kränkelnd, siechend, schwach, kraftlos, gebrechlich
valetudinarianism {n} :: Kränklichkeit {f}
Valhalla {prop} (in Norse mythology, the home of warriors slain gloriously in battle) :: Walhall {n}, Walhalla {n} {f}
valiance {n} (quality of being valiant) :: Beherztheit {f}, Tapferkeit {f}, Valianz {f}, Heldenmut {m}, Mut {m}, Kühnheit {f}, Ritterlichkeit {f}, Bravour {m}, Edelmut {m}, Heldentum {n}
valiant {adj} (showing courage or determination) :: tapfer, mutig, beherzt, heldenhaft, kühn, heroisch, mannhaft, wacker
valid {adj} (acceptable, proper or correct) :: gültig
validate {v} (check the validity of) :: validieren
validation {n} (the act of validating something) :: Bestätigung {f}, Gültigkeitserklärung {f}
validator {n} (one who validates) :: Prüfer {m}, Prüferin {f}, Validierer {m}, Validiererin {f}
validator {n} (something that validates) :: Entwerter {m}
valinch {n} (a tube for drawing liquors from a cask by the bunghole) :: Stechheber {m}
valine {n} (essential amino acid C5H11NO2) :: Valin {n}
valise {n} (luggage) :: Reisetasche {f}, Tasche {f}
valkyrie {n} (any of the female attendants, or handmaidens of Odin) :: Walküre {f}
Valle d'Aosta {prop} (region of northwestern Italy) :: Aostatal {n}
Valletta {prop} (capital of Malta) :: Valletta {n}
valley {n} (elongated depression between hills or mountains) :: Senke {f}, Tal {n}
Valley of the Kings {prop} (Egyptian valley known for its tombs) :: Tal der Könige {n}
Valley of the Sun {prop} (Term for the Phoenix metropolitan area) :: Tal der Sonne {n}
valor {n} (value, worth) SEE: value ::
valor {n} (strength of mind in regard to danger) SEE: valour ::
valour {n} (value) SEE: value ::
valour {n} (strength of mind in regard to danger) :: Tapferkeit {f}, Heldenmut {m}, Mannhaftigkeit {f}
valuable {adj} (having a great value) :: wertvoll
valuable {n} (personal possession of relatively great monetary value) :: Wertgegenstand {m}, Wertsache {f}
value {n} (quality (positive or negative) that renders something desirable or valuable) :: Wert {m}
value {n} (degree of importance given to something) :: Wert {m}, Wichtigkeit {f}
value {n} (amount (of money, goods or services) that is considered to be a fair equivalent for something else) :: Wert {m}
value {n} (relative duration of a musical note) :: Notenwert {m}, Wert {m}
value {n} (relative darkness or lightness of a color) :: Tonwert {m}
value {n} (numerical quantity measured or assigned or computed) :: Wert {m}
value {n} (ideal accepted by some individual or group) :: Werte {m-p}
value {v} (to estimate the value of) :: schätzen
value {v} (to regard highly) :: schätzen
value added tax {n} (tax levied on added value of an exchange) :: Mehrwertsteuer {f}
value judgment {n} (judgment) :: Werturteil {n}
valve {n} (device that controls flow of gas or fluid) :: Ventil {n}, Armatur {f}, Hahn {m}, Wasserhahn {m}, Schieber {m}
valve {n} (device in an internal combustion engine) :: Ventil {n}
valve {n} (in anatomy) :: Klappe {f}
valve {n} (vacuum tube) SEE: vacuum tube ::
valveless {adj} (having no valves) :: ventillos
vamp {n} (seductive woman) :: Vamp {m}
vampire {n} (mythological creature) :: Blutsauger {m}, Vampir {m}, Vampyr {m}; [female] Vampirin {f}
vampire {n} (bat) :: Vampir {m}, Vampirfledermaus {m}
vampire bat {n} (bat of the subfamily Desmodontinae) :: Vampirfledermaus {m}
vampiress {n} (female vampire) :: Vampirin {f}
vampirism {n} (extortion) SEE: extortion ::
van {n} (a (covered) vehicle used for carrying goods) :: Transporter {m}, Lieferwagen {m}
vanadinite {n} (mineral) :: Vanadinit
vanadium {n} (chemical element) :: Vanadium {n}
vanadium group {n} (Group 5 of the periodic table) :: Vanadiumgruppe {f}
Van Allen radiation belt {n} (either of two torus-shaped areas circling Earth) :: Van-Allen-Gürtel {m}, Van-Allen-Strahlungsgürtel {m}
Vancouver {prop} (city) :: Vancouver
vandal {n} (person who destroys or damages property) :: Vandale {m}
Vandal {n} (member of an ancient east Germanic tribe) :: Vandale {m}, Wandale {m}
Vandal {adj} (of or relating to the Vandals) :: wandalisch
vandalise {v} (to needlessly destroy) :: vandalisieren
vandalism {n} (needless damage or destruction of property) :: Vandalismus {m}
vandalize {v} (vandalise) SEE: vandalise ::
vane {n} (weather vane) SEE: weather vane ::
Vanessa {prop} (female given name) :: Vanessa
vanguard {n} (leading units of an army) :: Vorhut {f}
vanguard {n} (forefront of any group or movement) :: Avantgarde {f}, Spitze {f}
vanilla {n} (fruit) :: Vanille {f}
vanilla {n} (natural extract) :: Vanille {f}
vanilla {n} (flavor) :: Vanille {f}Vanille-
vanilla bean {n} (the seedpod of any plant in the Vanilla genus) :: Vanilleschote {f}
vanillin {n} (primary constituent of vanilla) :: Vanillin {n}
vanish {v} (become invisible or to move out of view unnoticed) :: verschwinden, vergehen, sich verflüchtigen
vanish {v} (mathematics: to become equal to zero) :: verschwinden
vanishingly {adv} (very small, very rare) :: verschwindend
vanishing point {n} (point in perspective drawing) :: Fluchtpunkt {m}
vanishment {n} (disappearance) SEE: disappearance ::
vanity {n} (excessive pride) :: Eitelkeit {f}
vanity {n} (dressing table) SEE: dressing table ::
vanquish {v} (to defeat, to overcome) :: besiegen
vantage point {n} (place or position affording a good view) :: Aussichtspunkt {m}
vantage point {n} (point of view) SEE: point of view ::
Vanuatu {prop} (Republic of Vanuatu) :: Vanuatu
Vanuatuan {n} (A person from Vanuatu or of Vanuatuan descent) :: Vanuatuer {m}, Vanuatuerin {f}
Vanuatuan {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Vanuatu, the Vanuatuan people or the Vanuatuan language) :: vanuatuisch
vape {v} (To inhale the vapor produced by a non-combustible cigarette) :: dampfen, vapen
vapid {adj} (lifeless, dull, or banal) :: nichtssagend, geistlos, flach, kraftlos
vapid {adj} (tasteless, bland, or insipid) :: fad, schal, flach
vapor {n} (the gaseous state of a substance that is normally a solid or liquid) :: Dampf {m}
vapor {v} (intransitive: to use insubstantial language; to boast or bluster) :: prahlen
vapor {v} (intransitive: to become vapor) SEE: evaporate ::
vapor {v} (transitive: to turn into vapor) SEE: vaporize ::
vaporize {v} (turn into vapour) :: verdampfen
vapor pressure {n} (pressure that a vapor exerts) :: Dampfdruck {m}
vapour {n} (vapor) SEE: vapor ::
vapour {n} (steam) SEE: steam ::
vaquita {n} (Phocoena sinus) :: Vaquita {m}, Golftümmler {m}, Kalifornischer Schweinswal {m}
vaquita marina {n} (vaquita) SEE: vaquita ::
Varaždin {prop} (city in Croatia) :: Warasdin
Varangian {n} (member of a Scandinavian tribe) :: Waräger {m}
vardapet {n} (archimandrite in the Armenian Apostolic Church) :: Wardapet
varenik {n} (varenyky) SEE: varenyky ::
vareniki {n} (varenyky) SEE: varenyky ::
varenye {n} (kind of sweet fruit preserve) :: Warenje {n}
varenyk {n} (varenyky) SEE: varenyky ::
varenyky {n} (a kind of dumplings) :: Wareniki {p}
Varese {prop} (capital) :: Varese
variable {adj} (able to vary) :: variabel
variable {adj} (likely to vary) :: variabel
variable {adj} (mathematics: having no fixed quantitative value) :: variabel
variable {n} (something that is variable) :: Variable {f}
variable {n} (something whose value may be dictated or discovered) :: Variable {f}
variable {n} (mathematics: a quantity that may assume any one of a set of values) :: Variable {f}, Parameter {m}
variable {n} (mathematics: a symbol representing a variable) :: Variable {f}, Symbol {n}, Platzhalter {m}, Variablensymbol {n},
variable {n} (computing: a named mutable piece of storage) :: Variable {f}
variable antshrike {n} (Thamnophilus caerulescens) :: Südlicher Tropfenameisenwürger {m}
variadic {adj} (taking a variable number of arguments) :: variadisch
varia lectio {n} (any one of the readings of a passage in a text which differ from source to source) :: andere Lesart, unterschiedliche Lesung, verschiedene Lesart [literal translations of the Latin phrase]
variance {n} (second central moment in probability (statistics)) :: Varianz {f}
variant {adj} (variable) SEE: variable ::
variant {n} (something slightly different) :: Variante {f}
variant reading {n} (the observed differences when comparing different documents of a single, original text) :: Lesart
variation {n} (the act or state of varying) :: Veränderung {f}
variation {n} ((board games) a line of play that differs from the original) :: Variante {f}
variation {n} (a musical technique based on an altered repetition of a theme) :: Variation {f}
varicose vein {n} (abnormally swollen or dilated vein) :: Krampfader {f}, Varix {f}, Krampfader
varicose vein {n} (medical condition) :: Krampfadern {f-p}
variegated {adj} (streaked or spotted with a variety of colours) :: bunt
variegated horsetail {n} (plant) :: Bunter Schachtelhalm {m}
variety {n} (variation of something) :: Sorte {f}
variety {n} (state of constant change) :: Vielfältigkeit {f}
variety {n} (linguistics: term used for a specific form of a language) :: Varietät {f}
variety is the spice of life {proverb} (variety is what makes life interesting) :: Abwechslung versüßt das Leben
various {adj} (an eclectic range of) :: verschiedene
varistor {n} (electronic component with variable resistance) :: Varistor {m}
varix {n} (varicose vein) :: Krampfader {f}
varmint {n} (pestering animal) :: Gewürm {n}
Varna {prop} (city in Bulgaria) :: Warna {n}
varnish {n} (transparent paint) :: Lack {m}, Firnis {m}
varnish {n} (anything resembling such a paint) :: Firnis {m}
varnish {n} :: [1] Lack {m}, Firnis {m}
varnish {v} (to apply varnish) :: lackieren, firnissen
varsity {n} (university) SEE: university ::
Varsovian {adj} (of, from or relating to Warsaw) :: Warschauer
Varsovian {n} (someone from Warsaw) :: Warschauer {m}, Warschauerin {f}
Varus {prop} (a Roman cognomen) :: Varus
vary {v} :: sich ändern, variieren
vary {v} (to institute a change in) SEE: modify ::
vascular {adj} (of, pertaining to or containing vessels) :: vaskulär, vaskular
vasculitis {n} (group of diseases featuring inflammation of the wall of blood vessels) :: Gefäßentzündung {f}, Vasculitis {f}
vas deferens {n} (vas deferens) :: Samenleiter {m}
vase {n} (container used mainly for displaying flowers) :: Vase {f}
vasectomy {n} (male sterilization) :: Vasektomie {f}
vaseline {n} (petroleum jelly) :: Vaseline {f}
vassal {n} (grantee of a fief) :: Vasall {m}, Lehnsmann {m}, Gefolgsmann {m}, Gefolgsleute {p}, Höriger {m}, Klient {m}
vassal {n} (servant) :: Vasall {m}, Gefolgsmann {m}, Lakai {m}, Dienstmann {m}, Büttel {m}, Entourage {p}, Scherge {m}, Handlanger {m}, Hucker {m}
vast {adj} (very large or wide (literally or figuratively)) :: beträchtlich, weit
vastly {adv} (greatly, in a vast manner) :: erheblich, ungeheuer
vat {n} (a large tub, such as is used for making wine or for tanning) :: Bottich {m}, Trog {m}, Wanne {f}
VAT {n} (value-added tax) :: MWSt
Vatican {prop} (state) :: Vatikan {m}
Vatican {adj} (Relating to the Vatican City state) :: vatikanisch
Vatican City {prop} (State of the Vatican City) :: Vatikanstadt {f}, Vatikan {m}
Vatican City State {prop} (official name of Vatican City) :: Vatikanstaat
Vaticanian {adj} (Vatican) SEE: Vatican ::
vatrushka {n} (a small, round cottage cheese-filled pastry) :: Watruschka {f}
Vaud {prop} (A canton) :: Kanton Waadt, Waadt {f}
vaudeville {n} (a style of multi-act theatrical entertainment) :: Vaudeville {n}
vault {n} (arched masonry structure) :: Gewölbe {n}, Gewölbebogen {m}, Tonnengewölbe {n}, Kreuzgewölbe {n}
vault {n} (figuratively: anything resembling a vault) :: Kuppel {f}
vault {n} (underground storeroom) :: Keller {m}, Gewölbekeller {m}, Kasematte {f}, Kellerraum {m}
vault {n} (underground burial chamber) :: Katakombe {f}
vault {n} (secure area for valuables) :: Tresor {m} [bank], Tresorraum {m}, Stahlkammer {f}
vault {n} (gymnastics: apparatus) :: Sprungbrett {m}, Sprungplatte {f}
vault {n} (computing: encrypted digital archive) :: Schließfach {n}
vault {n} (crypt) SEE: crypt ::
vaulting table {n} (apparatus) :: Sprungtisch {m}
vaunt {v} (speak boastfully) SEE: boast ::
VDU {n} (visual display unit) SEE: visual display unit ::
veal {n} (flesh of a calf) :: Kalbfleisch {n}
veche {n} (a popular assembly in medieval Slavic countries) :: Wetsche {n}
vector {n} (directed quantity) :: Vektor {m}
vector algebra {n} (branch of mathematics) :: Vektoralgebra
vector field {n} (construction) :: Vektorfeld {n}
vector function {n} (Any function whose range is n-dimensional) :: vektorielle Funktion {f}
vectorial {adj} (of or pertaining to a vector) :: vektoriell
vector space {n} (mathematics) :: Vektorraum {m}
Veda {prop} (Sanskrit scriptures) :: Veda {m}, Veden {m-p}
Vedic Sanskrit {prop} (language) :: Vedisch {n}
vee {n} (name of the letter V, v) :: Vau {n} [read: fau]
veer {v} (To change direction or course suddenly) :: ausscheren
veer {v} (of wind: to shift in a clockwise direction) :: rechtdrehen
Vega {prop} (the brightest star in the constellation Lyra) :: Wega {f}
vegan {adj} (relating to vegans or veganism) :: vegan
vegan {n} (supporter of veganism) :: Veganer {m}, Veganerin {f}
veganism {n} (Eating neither meat nor other animal products) :: Veganismus {m}
vegetable {n} (any plant) :: Gewächs {n}
vegetable {n} (a plant raised for some edible part of it) :: Gemüse {n}
vegetable {n} (a person whose brain has been damaged) :: Dahinvegetierende {m} {f}
vegetable {adj} (of or relating to plants) :: pflanzlich
vegetable {adj} (of or relating to vegetables) :: Pflanzen-, Gemüse-
vegetable garden {n} (vegetable garden) :: Gemüsegarten {m}, Nutzgarten {m}, Obstgarten {m}
vegetable lamb {n} (legendary plant believed to grow sheep from its branches) :: Skythisches Lamm {n}, Pflanzliches Lamm {n}, Baumlamm {n}
vegetable oil {n} (oil produced from plants) :: Pflanzenöl {n}
vegetable soup {n} (soup made from mixed vegetables) :: Gemüsesuppe {f}
vegetarian {n} (person who does not eat any animal flesh) :: Vegetarier {m}, Vegetarierin {f}
vegetarian {n} (plant-eating animal) :: Pflanzenfresser {m}
vegetarian {adj} (relating to the type of diet eaten by vegetarians) :: vegetarisch
vegetarian {adj} (of a product normally made with meat, having non-meat substitutes in place of meat) :: vegetarisch, pflanzlich
vegetarian {adj} (of a person, that does not eat meat) :: vegetarisch
vegetarianism {n} (practice of following a vegetarian diet) :: Vegetarismus {m}
vegetate {v} (To live or spend a period of time in a dull, inactive, unchallenging way) :: vegetieren
vegetation {n} (Plants) :: Vegetation {f}
veggie burger {n} (burger) :: Bratling {m}
vehemence {n} (An intense concentration, force or power) :: Heftigkeit {f}, Vehemenz {f}
vehemence {n} (A wild or turbulent ferocity or fury) :: Heftigkeit {f}, Vehemenz {f}
vehemence {n} (Eagerness, fervor, excessive strong feeling) :: Heftigkeit {f}, Vehemenz {f}
vehement {adj} (showing strong feelings; passionate; forceful or intense) :: vehement, heftig
vehicle {n} (conveyance) :: Fahrzeug {n}, Gefährt {n}
vehicle {n} (medium) :: Mittel {n}, Vehikel {n}
vehicle identification number {n} (VIN) :: Fahrzeug-Identifizierungsnummer {f}
Vehm {prop} (Westphalian court in the Middle Ages) :: Feme {f}
veil {n} (something to hide an object) :: Vorhang {m}
veil {n} (covering for a person or thing) :: Schleier {m}
veil {v} (put on or decorate with a veil) :: verschleiern, verhüllen
veil {v} (conceal with a veil) :: verhüllen
vein {n} (blood vessel) :: Vene {f}, Ader {f}, Geäder {n} [collective]
vein {n} (stripe or streak in stone or other material) :: Ader {f}, Goldader {f} [gold]
veisalgia {n} (unpleasant after-effects of the consumption of alcohol) SEE: hangover ::
Vela {prop} (constellation) :: Segel des Schiffs {n}
velar {n} (a sound articulated at the soft palate) :: Velar {m}
velarization {n} (act or process of velarizing) :: Velarisierung {f}
velarize {v} (to raise the back of the tongue toward the velum while articulating another consonant) :: velarisieren
Velcro {prop} (fastener) :: Klettband {n}, Klettverschluss {m}
veld {n} (pasture land) :: Veld {n}
velleity {n} (lowest degree of desire) :: Anwandlung {f}, Laune {f}, Velleität {f}
vellicate {v} (touch (a body part) lightly so as to excite the surface nerves and cause uneasiness, laughter, or spasmodic movements) :: reizen, erregen
vellum {n} (writing paper of very high quality) :: Pergement {n}, Velin {n}
velocipede {n} (Early two-wheeled conveyance) :: Veloziped {n}
velocity {n} (vector quantity) :: Geschwindigkeit {f}
velocity {n} (rapidity of motion) :: Geschwindigkeit {f}
velocity {n} :: Geschwindigkeit {f}
velodrome {n} (arena for bicycle racing) :: Velodrom {n}, Radrennbahn {f}
velotaxi {n} (cycle rickshaw used as taxi) SEE: pedicab ::
velour {n} (A knit fabric similar to velvet, but usually somewhat coarser) :: Velours {n}
velvet {n} (fabric) :: Samt {m}
Velvet Revolution {n} (any non-violent political revolution) :: Samtene Revolution {f}
velvet scoter {n} (Melanitta fusca) :: Samtente {f}
velvet spider {n} (spider of the family Eresidae) :: Röhrenspinne {f}
venal {adj} (willing to take bribes) :: käuflich
venality {n} (being for sale) :: Käuflichkeit {f}
venation {n} (state of having veins, or pattern of veins) :: Geäder {n}
vend {v} (sell) :: verkaufen
vend {n} (sale) :: Verkauf {m}
vendace {n} (Coregonus albula) :: Kleine Maräne {f}, Zwergmaräne {f}, Kaisermaräne {f}
vendetta {n} (bitter, destructive feud in which each injury is revenged) :: Blutfehde {f}, Vendetta {f}
vendible {adj} (salable) :: feil
vending machine {n} (machine that dispenses merchandise) :: Verkaufsautomat, Automat {m} [colloquial]
Vendémiaire {prop} (the first month of the French Republican Calendar) :: Vendémiaire {m}, Weinmonat {m}, Weinlesemonat {m}, [rare] Weinmond {m}
vendor {n} (a person or a company that vends or sells) :: Lieferant {m}, Lieferantin {f}, Lieferer {m}, Lieferin {f}, Verkäufer {m}, Verkäuferin {f}
vendor {n} (vending machine) :: Automat {m}, Verkaufsautomat {m}, Münzautomat {m} [coin-operated], Warenautomat {m}, Selbstverkäufer {m} [automatic], Getränkeautomat {m} [beverage, solf-drink], Zigarettenautomat {m} [cigarette], Kaffeeautomat {m} [coffee], Zeitungsautomat {m} [newspaper], Snackautomat {m} [snack], Briefmarkenautomat {m} [stamp], Fahrscheinautomat {m} [ticket], Parkscheinautomat {m} [parking ticket]
veneer {n} (thin covering of fine wood) :: Furnier {n}
veneer {n} (covering or disguising appearance) :: Fassade {f}
veneer {v} (to apply veneer) :: furnieren
venerable {adj} (commanding respect because of age, dignity, character or position) :: ehrwürdig, geschätzt, respektabel
venerable {adj} (worthy of reverence) :: verehrenswert, verehrungswürdig
venerable {adj} (ancient, antiquated or archaic) :: veraltet, anachronistisch, archaisch
venerable {adj} (sacred by association) :: geheiligt
venerable {adj} (radiating goodness and benevolence) :: gütig
Venerable {adj} :: ehrwürdig
venereal {adj} (sexually transmitted) :: venerisch
venereal disease {n} (contagious disease spread through sexual intercourse) :: Geschlechtskrankheit {f}
venereal disease {n} (disease contracted through sexual contact) SEE: sexually transmitted disease ::
venereology {n} (branch of medicine) :: Venerologie {f}
venerid {n} (clam of the family Veneridae) :: Venusmuschel {f}
Venetian {adj} (relating to Venice) :: venezianisch
Venetian {n} (inhabitant of Venice) :: Venezianer {m}, Venezianerin {f}
Venetian blind {n} (blind consisting of overlapping horizontal slats) :: Jalousie {f}
Venetic {prop} (Venetic language) :: Venetisch {n}
Venezuela {prop} (country) :: Venezuela {n}
Venezuelan {n} (person from Venezuela or of Venezuelan descent) :: Venezolaner {m}, Venezolanerin {f}
Venezuelan {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Venezuela or the Venezuelan people) :: venezolanisch
vengeance {n} (revenge taken for an insult, injury, or other wrong) :: Rache {f}, Vergeltung {f}
vengeful {adj} (wanting vengeance) :: rachsüchtig
venial {adj} (pardonable; able to be forgiven) :: lässlich, läßlich [old spelling]
veniality {n} (quality of being venial) :: Lässlichkeit {f}, Läßlichkeit {f} [old spelling], Entschuldbarkeit {f}
veniality {n} (venial action) :: Lässlichkeit {f}, Läßlichkeit {f} [old spelling]
venialness {n} (quality of being venial) :: Lässlichkeit {f}, Läßlichkeit {f} [old spelling], Entschuldbarkeit {f}
venial sin {n} (sin that is not a mortal sin) :: lässliche Sünde {f}, läßliche Sünde {f} [old spelling]
Venice {prop} (city and province in Italy) :: Venedig {n}
Venice {prop} (empire) :: Venedig {n}
venison {n} (the meat of a deer) :: Rehfleisch {n}, from red deer: Wildbret {n}, from red deer: Wildfleisch {n}
Venn diagram {n} (diagram representing sets by circles) :: Venn-Diagramm {n}
venom {n} (poison carried by animal) :: Gift {n}
venomous {adj} (pertaining to or denoting an animal capable of producing a poisonous chemical) :: giftig
venomous {adj} (pertaining to or containing venom) :: giftig
venomous {adj} :: giftig
vent {n} (an opening through which gases, especially air, can pass) :: Luftloch {n}, Öffnung {f}
vent {n} (the opening of a volcano from which lava flows) :: Ausbruchkanal {m}
vent {v} (to allow gases to escape) :: entlüften
vent {v} (to allow to escape through a vent) :: entlüften
vent {v} (to express a strong emotion) :: ablassen
ventilate {v} (To replace stale or noxious air with fresh) :: lüften
ventilate {v} (To circulate air through a building, etc.) :: belüften, ventilieren
ventilate {v} (To expose something to the circulation of fresh air) :: lüften, belüften
ventilate {v} ((medicine) To provide manual or mechanical breathing to a patient) :: beatmen
ventilation {n} (replacement of stale or noxious air with fresh) :: Lüftung {f}
ventilation {n} (mechanical system used to circulate and replace air) :: Lüftung {f}
ventilator {n} (device that circulates fresh air and expels stale or noxious air) :: Lüfter {m}
ventilator {n} (respirator) SEE: respirator ::
ventral {adj} :: ventral
ventral fin {n} (fin below pectoral fin) SEE: pelvic fin ::
ventricle {n} (one of two lower chambers of the heart) :: Herzkammer {f}
ventriloquism {n} (art of projecting one's voice so that it appears to come from another source) :: Bauchreden {n}, Bauchredekunst {f}, Bauchrednerei {f}; Ventriloquismus {m} [not generally understood]
ventriloquist {n} (a person who practices ventriloquism) :: Bauchredner {m}, Bauchrednerin {f}; Ventriloquist {m}, Ventriloquistin {f} [not generally understood]
ventriloquistic {adj} (ventriloquistic) :: bauchrednerisch
Ventôse {prop} (the sixth month of the French Republican Calendar) :: Ventôse {m}, Ventose {m}, Windmonat {m}
Ventspils {prop} (city in Latvia) :: Windau {n}, Ventspils {n}
venture {n} (A risky or daring undertaking or journey) :: Wagnis {n}
venture capitalist {n} (investor) :: Risikokapitalgeber {m} / Risikokapitalgeberin {f}
venturi {n} (throat of a carburetor) SEE: throat ::
venue {n} (place, especially the one where a given event is to happen) :: Schauplatz {m}, Örtlichkeit {f}, Stätte {f}, Austragungsort {m} [sports event]
Venus {prop} (planet) :: Venus {f}
Venus {prop} (goddess) :: Venus {f}
Venus' comb {n} (Scandix pecten-veneris) :: Venuskamm {m}
Venus de Milo {prop} (sculpture) :: Venus von Milo {f}
Venus flytrap {n} (Dionaea muscipula) :: Venusfliegenfalle {f}
Venusian {n} (inhabitant of Venus) :: Venusianer {m}, Venusianerin {f}, Venusbewohner {m}, Venusbewohnerin {f}
Venusian {adj} (of Venus) :: venerisch, Venus-
Venusian {prop} (language) :: Venusianisch {n}
Veps {prop} (the language) :: Wepsisch {n}
Vera {prop} (female given name) :: Vera
veracity {n} ((of a person) the quality of speaking or stating the truth; truthfulness) :: Aufrichtigkeit
veranda {n} (roofed open gallery) :: Veranda {f}
verb {n} ((grammar) a word that indicates an action, event, or a state) :: Verb {n}, Verbum {n}, Zeitwort {n}, Tätigkeitswort {n}, Wandelwort {n}, Tuwort {n}/Tunwort {n}, Aussagewort
verbal {adj} (of, or relating to words) :: wörtlich, verbal
verbal {adj} (derived from, or having the nature of a verb) :: zeitwörtlich, verbal
verbal {adj} (spoken and not written; oral) :: mündlich, verbal
verbal diarrhea {n} (logorrhea) :: Sprechdurchfall {m}
verbal noun {n} (grammar: noun that is morphologically related to a verb and has similar meaning) :: Verbalnomen {n}, Verbalsubstantiv
verbatim {adv} (word for word) :: wortgetreu, wortwörtlich, Wort für Wort
verbena {n} (a genus of herbaceous plants) :: Eisenkraut {n}, Verbene {f}
verbose {adj} (abounding in words) :: wortreich, ausführlich, langatmig
verbose {adj} (computing: detailed output for diagnostic purposes) :: wortreich, ausführlich
verbosity {n} (the excess use of words; long-windedness) :: Verbosität {f}
verb phrase {n} (Phrase that functions syntactically as a verb) :: Verbalphrase {f}
Vercingetorix {prop} (Gallic chieftain) :: Vercingetorix {m}
verdant {adj} (green) :: grün
verdant {adj} (abundant in verdure) :: üppig, grünend
verdant {adj} (fresh) :: frisch
verdant {adj} (inexperienced) :: unerfahren, grün hinter den Ohren, unreif
verdict {n} (decision on an issue of fact in a civil or criminal case or an inquest) :: Gerichtsurteil {n}
verdict {n} (opinion or judgement) :: Urteil {n}
verdigris {n} (blue-green patina on copper and copper alloys) :: Grünspan {m}
Verfremdungseffekt {n} (Verfremdungseffekt) :: Verfremdungseffekt {m}
verge {n} (edge or border) :: Rand {m}
verge {n} (extreme limit) :: Rand {m}
verge {v} (to come very close) :: grenzen an
verge {n} (phallus) SEE: phallus ::
verge on {v} (To approach or come close to something; to border or be on the edge of something) :: grenzen an
verifiable {adj} (able to be verified or confirmed) :: verifizierbar
verification {n} (the act of verifying) :: Verifizierung {f}
verification {n} (the state of being verified) :: Verifikation {f}
verify {v} (to substantiate or prove the truth of something) :: belegen, beweisen, verifizieren
verily {adv} (truly, doubtlessly) :: wahrlich
verily {adv} (confidently, certainly) :: gewiss, natürlich, sicher
verisimilitude {n} :: Wahrheitsnähe, Wahrheitsähnlichkeit
verlan {n} (type of backslang used in French) :: Verlan {n}
vermicelli {n} (long, slender pasta) :: Nudeln {f-p}, Vermicelli {f-p}
vermiculation {n} (peristalsis) SEE: peristalsis ::
vermiform appendix {n} (blind tube projecting from the caecum) :: Wurmfortsatz {m}
vermin {n} (Any one of various common types of small insects or animals which cause harm and annoyance) :: Ungeziefer {n}, Schädlinge {p}, Gewürm {n}
vermin {n} (An obnoxious, or mean and offensive person) :: Gesindel {n}, Pack {n}
Vermont {prop} (a state in the United States) :: Vermont
vermouth {n} (wine infused with herbs) :: Wermut {m}
vernacular {n} (national language) :: Amtssprache {f}
vernacular {n} (everyday speech) :: Umgangssprache {f}
vernacular {n} (language unique to a particular group of people) :: Dialekt {m}, Idiom {n}
vernacular {n} ((christianity) indigenous language of a people) :: Volkssprache {f}
vernal {adj} (pertaining to spring) :: Frühlings-, frühlingshaft
vernal equinox {n} (the point) :: Frühjahrstagundnachtgleiche {f}
vernalization {n} (certain treatment of seeds or bulbs) :: Vernalisation {f}, Vernalisierung {f}, Jarowisation {f}, Jarowisierung {f}
vernalize {v} (to subject to vernalization) :: vernalisieren, jarowisieren
Verner alternation {n} (Alternation between consonants in the Germanic languages) :: grammatischer Wechsel {m}
vernier caliper {n} (measuring instrument) :: Messschieber {m}, Schiebelehre {f}, Schublehre {f}
vernissage {n} (private viewing of an exhibition before it opens to the public) :: Vernissage {f}
Veronese {adj} :: veronesisch, Veroneser
Veronica {prop} (female given name) :: Veronika {f}
Versailles {prop} (suburb of Paris) :: Versailles {n}
versatile {adj} (capable of doing many things competently) :: bewandt, beweglich, gewandt
versatile {adj} (having varied uses or many functions) :: vielseitig
versatile {adj} (changeable or inconstant) :: wandlungsfähig, wendig
versatile {adj} (biology: capable of moving freely in all directions) :: versatil
verse {n} (poetic form with regular meter and a fixed rhyme scheme) :: Vers {m}
verse {n} (one of several similar units of a song, consisting of several lines, generally rhymed) :: Strophe {f}, Vers {m}
verse {n} (a small section of the Bible) :: Vers {m}
versed {adj} (knowledgeable or skilled) :: versiert, geschickt, erfahren, geübt, bekannt, sachkundig, kundig
versed sine {n} (function 1 - cos) :: Versinus, Sinus versus
versify {v} (intransitive: to turn prose into poetry; rewrite in verse form) :: versifizieren
version {n} (a specific form or variation of something) :: Version {f}
version {n} (computing) :: Version {f}
version {v} (to keep track of in a versioning system) :: versionieren
versioning {n} (distinguishing items based on version) :: Versionierung {f}
verst {n} (unit of length) :: Werst {f}
versus {prep} (in opposition to) :: gegen, im Gegensatz zu {m}, contra
versus {prep} (compared with) :: gegenüber, vergleiche, vgl., siehe auch
vert {n} (colour) :: Grün
vert {adj} (of green colour) :: grün
vertebra {n} (any of the small bones which make up the backbone) :: Wirbel {m}, Wirbelknochen {m}
vertebral {adj} (of or relating to a vertebra or the spine) :: vertebral
vertebral column {n} (vertebral column) :: Wirbelsäule {f}, Rückgrat {n}
vertebrate {n} (an animal having a backbone) :: Wirbeltier {n}
vertex {n} (anatomy: highest surface on skull) :: Scheitel {m}
vertex {n} (geometry: corner of a polygon or polyhedron) :: Scheitelpunkt {m}, Eckpunkt {m}
vertex {n} (element of a graph) :: Knoten {m}, Ecke {f}
vertex {n} (computer graphics: point in 3D space) :: Scheitelpunkt {m}
vertical {adj} (being perpendicular to horizontal) :: vertikal, senkrecht
vertically {adv} (in a vertical direction or position) :: vertikal, senkrecht
vertical stabilizer {n} (aviation: the fin on the tail of an aircraft) :: Seitenleitwerk {n}
vertiginous {adj} (Revolving, rotating) :: schwindelnd, schwindelerregend, vertiginös
vertigo {n} (sensation of whirling and loss of balance) :: Schwindel {m}
verve {n} (excitement of imagination) :: Schwung {m}, Begeisterung {f}, Verve {f}, Enthusiasmus {m}
very {adj} (the same; identical) :: derselbe
very {adv} (to a high degree) :: sehr, ganz, wahrlich
very {adv} (true, truly) :: wahrlich
very high frequency {n} (frequency area from 30 MHz through 300 MHz) :: Ultrakurzwellenbereich {m}
very much {adv} (indeed) SEE: indeed ::
very much {adv} (extremely) :: sehr, schön
very well {interj} (interjection) :: na gut
vesicle {n} (small bladderlike cell or cavity) :: Blase {f}
vesicle {n} (anatomy: small sac or cyst) :: Blase {f}
vesicle {n} (geology: small cavity) :: Blase {f}
Vespasian {prop} (Roman cognomen) :: Vespasian
Vespers {prop} (A Christian service held in the late afternoon or early evening) :: Vesper {f}
vespiary {n} (a wasps' nest) :: Wespennest {n}
vessel {n} (craft) :: Schiff, Boot {n}
vessel {n} (container) :: Gefäß {n}, Behälter {m}, Behältnis {n}
vessel {n} (tube or canal that carries fluid in an animal or plant) :: Gefäß {n}
vest {n} (garment worn over a shirt) :: Weste {f}, Gilet {n} [regional, archaic]
vest {n} (garment worn under a shirt) :: Unterhemd {n}
vest {n} (confer/give property or power) :: verleihen, übergeben
vest {n} :: Weste {f}
vested interest {n} (a right that can be conveyed) :: erworbenes Recht, ersessenes Recht
vested interest {n} (an exceptionally strong interest in protecting whatever is to one's own advantage) :: gesteigertes Interesse
vestibular {adj} (re: anatomy) :: vestibular
vestibule {n} (a passage, hall or room) :: Vestibül {n}
vestibule {n} (body cavity) :: Vestibulum {n}, Vorhof {m}
vestige {n} (mark of the foot left on the earth; a track or footstep; a trace; a sign) :: Spur {f}
vestige {n} (faint mark or visible sign left by something which is lost) :: Überrest {m}, Überbleibsel {n}
vestigial {adj} (pertaining to a vestige) :: rudimentär, spurenhaft
vestment {n} (clothing) SEE: clothing ::
vestment {n} (robe worn by members of the clergy) :: Ornat {n}
Vesuvius {prop} (volcano in Italy) :: Vesuv {m}
vet {n} (short form of veteran) :: Veteran {m}
vet {v} (check or investigate particularly) :: überprüfen
vet {n} (veterinarian) SEE: veterinarian ::
vetch {n} (any of several leguminous plants) :: Wicke {f}
veteran {n} (old soldier) :: Veteran {m}
veterinarian {n} (doctor who treats animals) :: Tierarzt {m}, Tierärztin {f}, Tiermediziner {m}, Tiermedizinerin {f}, Veterinär {m}, Veterinärin {f}, Veterinärmediziner {m}, Veterinärmedizinerin {f}, Pferdedoktor {m} [colloquial], Pferdedoktorin {f} [colloquial], Viehdoktor {m} [colloquial, humorous], Viehdoktorin {f} [colloquial, humorous]
veterinary {n} (veterinarian) SEE: veterinarian ::
veterinary medicine {n} (branch of medicine that deals with animals) :: Tiermedizin {f}, Veterinärmedizin {f}, Tierheilkunde {f}
veterinary science {n} (veterinary medicine) SEE: veterinary medicine ::
veterinary surgeon {n} (veterinarian) SEE: veterinarian ::
vetiver {n} (aromatic root) :: Vetiver {n}
veto {n} (political right) :: Veto {n}, Einspruch {m}
veto {n} (invocation of that right) :: Veto {n}
vetting {n} (checking or investigation) :: Untersuchung {f}, Überprüfung {f}
vex {v} (to annoy) :: ärgern
vex {v} (to distress; to cause mental suffering) :: beunruhigen, quälen
vex {v} :: beleidigen
vexation {n} (act of annoying, vexing or irritating) :: Ärger, Störung {f}, Irritation {f}, Ärgernis {n}, Beunruhigung {f}, Belästigung {f}, Plage {f}
vexation {n} (state of being vexed or irritated) :: Irritation {f}, Ärger {m}, Beunruhigung {f}, Verdruss {m}, Qual {f}
vexed {adj} (much debated, discussed or disputed) :: umstritten
vexillologic {adj} (Of or pertaining to vexillology) :: vexillologisch
vexillological {adj} (vexillologic) SEE: vexillologic ::
vexillologist {n} (one who studies flags) :: Vexillologe {m}, Vexillologin {f}
vexillology {n} (study of flags) :: Vexillologie {f}, Flaggenkunde {f}, Fahnenkunde {f}
vexillum {n} (sign of the cross) SEE: sign of the cross ::
VFD {n} (US: Volunteer Fire Department) :: FF {f} [Austria]
Váh {prop} (river in Slovakia) :: Waag {f}
via {prep} (by way of) :: über, durch, via
via {prep} (by (means of); using (a medium)) :: per, mittels, vermittels, via, durch, über
via {prep} (as per (a mathematical equation)) :: vermöge, gemäß
viability {n} (property of being viable) :: Lebensfähigkeit, Überlebensfähigkeit, Gangbarkeit, Entwicklungsfähigkeit {f} [biology]
viable {adj} (able to live on its own) :: selbständig
viable {adj} (possible) :: machbar
viable {adj} ((biology) able to live and develop) :: überlebensfähig, lebensfähig, entwicklungsfähig
viaduct {n} (bridge with several spans that carries road or rail traffic over a valley) :: Viadukt {n}
via ferrata {n} (protected climbing route) :: Klettersteig {m}
vial {n} (a phial) :: Phiole {f}
Vianden {prop} (city) :: Vianden
Viborg {prop} (Danish city) :: Viborg
vibrant {adj} (pulsing with energy or activity) :: dynamisch, pulsierend
vibrant {adj} (lively and vigorous) :: lebendig, lebhaft, lebenssprühend, kräftig
vibrant {adj} (vibrating, resonant or resounding) :: vibrierend, schwingend, strahlend
vibraphone {n} (percussion instrument) :: Vibraphon {n}
vibrate {v} (to move with small movements rapidly) :: vibrieren
vibrate {n} (setting) :: Vibration {f}
vibration {n} (act of vibrating) :: Vibration {f}, Schwingung {f}
vibration {n} (periodic process) :: Vibration {f}, Schwingung {f}
vibration {n} (single complete vibrating motion) :: Vibration {f}, Schwingung {f}
vibrato {n} (Musical effect or technique) :: Bebung {f}
vibrator {n} (device that causes vibration) :: Vibrator {m}
vibrator {n} (device used for massage or sexual stimulation) :: Vibrator {m}
vibrator {n} :: Vibrator {m}
viburnum {n} (plants of the genus Viburnum) :: Schneeball {m}
vicar {n} :: [2] Vikar {m}
vicarage {n} (residence of vicar) :: Pfarrhaus {n}
vicarious embarrassment {n} (embarrassment felt for someone else) :: Fremdscham {f}, Fremdschämen {n}
vice {n} (bad habit) :: Laster {n}, Lasterhaftigkeit {f}, Untugend {f}
vice {n} (crime related to prostitution, pornography, gambling, alcohol, or drugs) :: Sittenvergehen {n}, Sittlichkeitsdelikt {n}, Sittlichkeitsverbrechen {n}
vice- {prefix} (deputy) :: Vize-
vice {n} (screw apparatus) SEE: vise ::
vice-chancellor {n} (official) :: Vizekanzler {m}
Vicenza {prop} (town or province in Veneto, Italy) :: Vicenza
vice president {n} (deputy to a president) :: Vizepräsident {m}
viceroy {n} (governor of a country) :: Vizekönig {m}
vice versa {adv} (the other way round) :: umgekehrt, andersherum, andersrum, und umgekehrt, und umgedreht, vice versa
vicinity {n} (proximity, or the state of being near) :: Nähe {f}
vicinity {n} (neighbourhood, or the nearby region) :: Nachbarschaft {f}, Umgebung {f}
vicious {adj} (violent, destructive) :: gewalttätig, destruktiv
vicious {adj} (savage, aggressive) :: grausam, aggressiv
vicious {adj} (pertaining to vice; characterised by immorality or depravity) :: böse, boshaft, übel, unmoralisch
vicious circle {n} (situation in which the solution to a problem creates another problem) :: Teufelskreis {m}
vicious circle {n} (fallacy) :: Zirkelschluss {m}, Circulus vitiosus {m}
vicissitude {n} (regular change or succession from one thing to another) :: Unbeständigkeit {f}, Wandel {m}
vicissitude {n} (a change, especially in one's life or fortunes) :: Wandel {m}
victim {n} (a living creature which is slain and offered as human or animal sacrifice) :: Opfer {n}
victim {n} (anyone who is harmed by another) :: Opfer {n}
victim {n} (an aggrieved or disadvantaged party in a crime) :: Opfer {n}
victim {n} (a person who suffers any other injury, loss, or damage as a result of a voluntary undertaking) :: Opfer {n}
victim {n} (an unfortunate person who suffers from a disaster or other adverse circumstance) :: Opfer {n}
victim {n} ((narratology) a character who is conquered or manipulated by a villain) :: Opfer {n}
victimization {n} :: Viktimisierung {f}
victimize {v} (defraud) SEE: defraud ::
victor {n} (winner in a fight or contest) :: Sieger {m}, Siegerin {f}
Victor {prop} (male given name) :: Viktor
Victoria {prop} (female given name) :: Viktoria
Victoria {prop} (Queen Victoria) :: Victoria
Victoria {prop} (state in Australia) :: Victoria
Victoria {prop} (Lake Victoria) :: Viktoriasee {m}
Victoria Cross {n} (highest military award) :: Victoria-Kreutz {n}
Victoria Falls {prop} (waterfall in Africa) :: Victoriafälle {p}
victorious {adj} (being the winner) :: siegreich
victory {n} (an instance of having won a competition or battle) :: Sieg {m}
Victory Day {n} (a day to commemorate victories in important battles or wars in the countries' history) :: Tag des Sieges {m}
vicuna {n} (vicuna) :: Vikunja {n}
vide infra {phrase} (see below) :: siehe unten
video {n} (motion picture stored on VHS) :: Video {n}
video- {prefix} (related to moving images, and especially to television) :: video-
video arcade {n} (business or establishment with video games and other amusement devices) :: Spielhalle {f}
video camera {n} (device for recording video) :: Videokamera {f}
video card {n} (display adapter) :: Grafikkarte {f}
videocassette {n} (cassette containing recorded videotape) :: Videokassette {f}
videocassette recorder {n} (recording device) :: Videorekorder {m}
video conference {n} (conference held by video link) :: Videokonferenz {f}
video game {n} (game controlled by a software) :: Videospiel {n}
video game console {n} (dedicated electronic device that is designed to play video games) :: Spielkonsole {f}, Videospielkonsole {f}
video projector {n} (device) :: Beamer {m}, Projektor {m}
videotape {n} (tape used to record videos) :: Videoband {n}
vide supra {phrase} (see above) :: siehe oben
vie {v} (To rival; to struggle for superiority; to compete) :: wetteifern
Vienna {prop} (capital of Austria) :: Wien {n}
Viennese {n} (inhabitant) :: Wiener {m}, Wienerin {f}
Viennese {adj} (connected with Vienna) :: wienerisch
Viennese oyster {n} (sex position) :: Wiener Auster {f}
Viennese waltz {n} (ballroom dance) :: Wiener Walzer {m}
Vientiane {prop} (capital of Laos) :: Vientiane {n}, Vieng Chan {n}
Vietnam {prop} (country in Southeast Asia) :: Vietnam {n}
Vietnamese {adj} (of or pertaining to Vietnam) :: vietnamesisch
Vietnamese {n} (Vietnamese person) :: Vietnamese {m}, Vietnamesin {f}
Vietnamese {n} (language) :: Vietnamesisch {n}
Vietnam War {prop} (war that occurred in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia between 1955 and 1975) :: Vietnamkrieg {m}
view {n} (seeing) :: Aussicht {f}
view {n} (range of vision) :: Aussicht {f}
view {n} (something to look at) :: Anblick, Sicht {f}, Ansicht {f}
view {n} (computing: logical table in database) :: Sicht {f}, View {f}
view {n} (computing: user interface part of program) :: Sicht {f}
view {v} (to look at) :: sehen, anschauen
viewer {n} (someone who views a spectacle) :: Zuschauer {m}, Zuschauerin {f}, Zuseher
viewer {n} (someone who watches television) :: Zuschauer {m}
viewfinder {n} (device on a camera) :: Sucher {m}
viewpoint {n} (point of view) SEE: point of view ::
viewport {n} (rectangular region in computer graphics) :: Viewport {m}
vigesimal {adj} (to the base twenty) :: Vigesimalsystem {n}
vigil {n} (keeping awake) :: Wache
vigilance {n} (Alert watchfulness) :: Wachsamkeit {f}
vigilance {n} (Close and continuous attention) :: Wachsamkeit {f}
vigilant {adj} (watchful) :: aufmerksam, umsichtig, wachsam
vigilante {n} (person who considers it their responsibility to summarily uphold the law) :: Vigilant {m}, Mitglied einer Bürgerwehr {n}
vigintillion {num} (1063) :: Dezilliarde
vigintillion {num} (10120) :: Vigintillion {f}
vignette {n} (decorative design at the head of a chapter, of a manuscript or printed book) :: Vignette {f}
vignette {n} (small borderless picture in a book) :: Vignette {f}
vignette {n} (short story) :: Vignette {f}
vigorously {adv} (with intense energy) :: kräftig
Viking {n} (One of the Scandinavian seafaring warriors) :: Wikinger {m}
Vilamovian {prop} (Wymysorys) SEE: Wymysorys ::
vile {adj} (morally low) :: abscheulich, gemein, schnöde
vilify {v} (say defamatory things about; to speak ill of) :: diffamieren, verleumden, verunglimpfen, verteufeln
vilify {v} (denounce, belittle through speech) :: herabwürdigen
villa {n} (a house used as a retreat) :: Villa {f}, Anwesen {n}, Landhaus {n}, Herrenhaus {n}, Gutshaus {n}, Landgut {n}
village {n} (a rural habitation of size between a hamlet and a town) :: Dorf {n}
village {n} (a rural habitation that has its own church) :: Kirchdorf {n}
village idiot {n} (person widely known in their community for their stupidity and ignorant behaviour) :: Dorftrottel {m}
villager {n} (person who lives in, or comes from, a village) :: Dorfbewohner {m}, Dorfbewohnerin {f}, Dörfler {m}, Dörflerin {f}
villain {n} (scoundrel) :: Schurke {m}, Gauner {m}
villain {n} (bad person in a stage or screen play) :: Bösewicht {m}, [fam] Oberböse {m}
villainous {adj} (of, relating to, or appropriate to a villain) :: niederträchtig
Vilnius {prop} (capital of Lithuania) :: Vilnius {n}, Wilna {n}
vinaigrette {n} (sauce) :: Vinaigrette {f}
vinaigrette {n} (small box for holding vinegar or smelling salts) :: Riechfläschchen {n}
vinaigrette {n} (a Russian salad) :: Vinaigrette {f}
Vincent {prop} (male given name) :: Vinzenz, Vincent
Vincentian {n} (A citizen of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines) :: Vincenter {m}, Vincenterin {f}
Vincentian {adj} (Of, or pertaining to, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines) :: vincentisch
vincible {adj} (capable of being defeated) :: besiegbar
vindicate {v} (to clear from an accusation, suspicion or criticism) :: rechtfertigen, verteidigen, reinwaschen, rehabilitieren, entlasten
vindicate {v} (to justify by providing evidence) :: rechtfertigen, nachweisen, beweisen
vindicate {v} (to maintain or defend a cause against opposition) :: verteidigen, einstehen für, verfechten
vindicate {v} (to provide justification) :: rechtfertigen, verteidigen
vindicate {v} (to claim) :: geltend machen, beanspruchen, vertreten
vindication {n} (the act of vindicating) :: Rechtfertigung {f}, Verteidigung {f}, Rehabilitation {f}, Entlastung {f}, Eintreten {n}
vindication {n} (justification of a claim or belief) :: Beweis {m}, Nachweis {m}
vindictive {adj} (having a tendency to seek revenge) :: rachsüchtig
vine {n} (climbing plant that produces grapes) :: Rebe {f}, Weinrebe {f}, Weinstock {m}
vinegar {n} (condiment) :: Essig {m}
vineyard {n} (grape plantation) :: Weinberg {m}, Weingarten {m}
Vinica {prop} (village in Slovenia) :: Weinitz
vintage {n} (yield of grapes during one season) :: Traubenlese {f}
vintage {n} (wine identified by year and vineyard) :: Jahrgang {m}
vintage {n} (harvesting of a grape and initial pressing for winemaking) :: Lese {f}
vintage {n} (year or place something is produced) :: Jahrgang {m}
vintage {adj} (relating to a vintage or to wine identified by a specific vintage) :: Jahrgang-, Jahrgangs-
vintager {n} (vintager) :: Weinleser, Weinleserin {f}
vintner {n} (seller of wine) :: Weinhändler {m}, Weinhändlerin {f}
vintner {n} (manufacturer of wine) :: Winzer {m}, Winzerin {f}
vinyard {n} (vinyard) :: Weingarten {m}
vinyl {n} (univalent radical) :: Vinyl {n}
vinyl {n} (substance) :: Vinyl {n}
vinyl {n} (record) :: Vinyl-Schallplatte {f}, Schallplatte {f}
vinyl record {n} (form of gramophone record) :: Schallplatte {f}
viola {n} (music: stringed instrument of the violin family) :: Bratsche {f}
viola clef {n} (Musical notation) :: Bratschenschlüssel
violate {v} (to break or fail to act by rules) :: verletzen, brechen, überschreiten, mißachten, übertreten
violate {v} (to rape) :: vergewaltigen, entehren, schänden
violation {n} (act or instance of violating) :: Verletzung {f}
violator {n} (one who violates) :: Verletzer {m}, Zuwiderhandelnder {m}, Täter {m}, Übertreter (des Gesetzes) {m}, Vergewaltiger {m}
violence {n} (extreme force) :: Gewalt {f}
violence {n} (action intended to cause destruction, pain or suffering) :: Gewalt {f}, Gewalttaten {f-p}
violence {n} (widespread fighting) :: Gewalttätigkeiten {f-p}
violent {adj} (involving extreme force or motion) :: heftig, gewaltig, brutal, gewalttätig
violent {adj} (likely to use physical force) :: gewaltbereit
violent {adj} (intensely vivid) :: grell
violently {adv} (in a violent manner) :: gewalttätig
violet {n} (colour) :: Violett
violet {n} (plant) :: Veilchen {n}
violet {adj} (having a bluish-purple color) :: violett
violet carpenter bee {n} (Xylocopa violacea) :: Große Holzbiene {f}, Blauschwarze {f}, Violettflügelige Holzbiene {f}
violin {n} (string instrument) :: Geige {f} [normal], Violine {f} [technical, solemn], Fiedel {f} [informal]
violinist {n} (person who plays violin) :: Violinist {m}, Violinistin {f}
violin maker {n} (person who makes violins) :: Geigenbauer {m}, Geigenbauerin {f}, Geigenmacher {m}, Geigenmacherin {f}, Fiedelmacher {m}, Fiedelmacherin {f}
violist {n} (person who plays the viola) :: Bratscher {m}, Bratscherin {f}, Bratschist {m}, Bratschistin {f}
violoncello {n} (cello) SEE: cello ::
VIP {n} (abbreviation: very important person) :: VIP {f}, V. I. P. {f}
viper {n} (a poisonous snake in the family Viperidae) :: Kreuzotter {f}, Otter {f}, Viper {f}
viper {n} (adder) SEE: adder ::
viperish {adj} (spiteful; treacherous) :: gehässig, giftig, niederträchtig
VIP lounge {n} (airport lounge) SEE: airport lounge ::
viral {adj} (relating to a virus in biological sense) :: Virus-
viral {adj} (caused by a virus) :: viral
viral load {n} (measure of the severity of a viral infection) :: Viruslast {f}
Virgil {prop} (Roman writer) :: Vergil
virgin {n} (person who has never had sexual intercourse) :: Jungfrau {f}
virgin {adj} (of a person, in a state of virginity) :: jungfräulich
Virgin {prop} (Mary, the mother of Jesus) :: die Jungfrau {f}
Virgin {prop} (constellation or star sign) :: die Jungfrau {f}
virginal {adj} (being or resembling virgin) :: jungfräulich
virginal {n} (musical instrument) :: Virginal {n}
virginal membrane {n} (hymen) SEE: hymen ::
virgin birth {n} (birth in a virginal mother; parthenogenesis) :: Jungfernzeugung {f}, Jungferngeburt {f}
virgin birth {n} (the birth of Christ) :: Jungfrauengeburt {f}
virgin forest {n} (forest free from disturbance) :: Urwald {m}
Virginia {prop} (state) :: Virginia, Virginien {n}
Virginian {n} (resident of Virginia) :: Virginianer {m}, Virginianerin {f}
Virgin Islands {prop} (archipelago) :: Jungferninseln {f-p}
virginity {n} (state or characteristic of being a virgin) :: Jungfräulichkeit {f}, Virginität {f} (applies to either gender), Unschuld {f} (applies to women)
Virgin Mary {prop} (mother of Christ) :: Jungfrau Maria {f}, Madonna {f}
virgin wool {n} :: Schurwolle {f}
Virgo {prop} (constellation) :: Jungfrau {f}
Virgo {prop} (astrological sign) :: Jungfrau {f}
Virgo Supercluster {prop} (Local Supercluster) :: Virgo-Superhaufen
virial theorem {n} (theorem) :: Viralsatz {m}
virile {adj} (being manly) :: männlich, maskulin, viril
virility {n} (the state of being virile) :: Männlichkeit {f}
virility {n} (manly character) :: Mannhaftigkeit {f}, Männlichkeit {f}, Männlichsein {n}, männliche Beschaffenheit {f}
virility {n} (ability to procreate) :: Manneskraft {f}, Zeugungskraft {f}, Geschlechtspotenz {f}, Potenz {f}, Virilität {f}, Mannheit {f}
virion {n} (particle of a virus) :: Virion {n}
virology {n} (branch of microbiology that deals with the study of viruses and viral disease) :: Virologie {f}
virostatic {adj} (inhibiting viral replication) :: virustatisch
virtual {adj} (in effect; not fact) :: eigentlich, virtuell
virtual {adj} (nearly, almost) :: fast
virtualization {n} (act of virtualizing) :: Virtualisierung {f}
virtualize {v} (run a program in virtual storage) :: virtualisieren
virtually {adv} (almost) :: praktisch
virtual machine {n} :: virtuell maskin {mf}
virtual particle {n} (virtual particle) :: virtuelles Teilchen {n}
virtual reality {n} (virtual reality) :: virtuelle Realität {f}
virtue {n} (excellence in morals) :: Tugend {f}
virtue {n} (a good model quality) :: Tugend {f}
virtue {n} (chastity and faithfulness) :: Keuschheit {f}
virtue {n} (an exemplary quality) :: Tugend {f}
virtuoso {n} (A person with masterly ability, technique or style) :: Virtuose {m}
virtuous {adj} (full of virtue, having excellent moral character) :: züchtig, tugendhaft
virulent {adj} (infectious, malignant or deadly) :: virulent, extrem ansteckend
virus {n} (infectious organism) :: Virus {n} {m}
virus {n} (computer virus) :: Computervirus {m} {n}
visa {n} (permit) :: Visum {n}
visa-free {adj} (not requiring a visa) :: visumfrei
visage {n} (countenance; appearance; face) :: Gesicht {n}
visaless {adj} (without a visa) :: visumlos
visaless {adj} (without requiring a visa) :: visumfrei
visa-on-arrival {n} (a simplified method of issuing visa) :: Visum bei Ankunft {n}
viscacha {n} (rodents of the genera Lagidium and Lagostomus, within family Chinchillidae) :: Hasenmaus {f}
viscacha rat {n} (Octomys mimax) :: Viscacharatte {f}
viscera {n} (internal organs of the body) :: innere Organe {m-p}, Eingeweide {f-p}
visceral {adj} (visceral) :: viszeral, instinktiv, intuitiv, tief sitzend, aus dem Bauch heraus, zu den Eingeweiden gehörig
viscoelastic {adj} (viscous and elastic) :: viskoelastisch
viscosity {n} (state of being viscous) :: Zähflüssigkeit {f}, Viskosität {f}
viscosity {n} (physics: quantity expressing the magnitude of internal friction in a fluid) :: Viskosität {f}
viscount {n} (a member of the peerage above a baron but below a count or earl) :: Vicomte {m}
viscous {adj} (having a thick, sticky consistency) :: zähflüssig, viskos, dickflüssig
vise {n} (two-jawed instrument for holding work) :: Schraubstock {m}
Visean {prop} (A subdivision of the Carboniferous period) :: Viséum
Visegrád {prop} (town in Hungary) :: Plintenburg
Vishnu {prop} (the god) :: Wischnu {m}, Vishnu
visibility {n} (degree to which things may be seen) :: Sicht {f}, Sichtbarkeit {f}, Sichtverhältnisse {f}, Sichtweite {f}
visible {adj} (able to be seen) :: sichtbar
visibleness {n} (the state or quality of being visible) :: Sichtbarkeit {f}
visibly {adv} (in a visible manner) :: sichtbar
Visigoth {n} (member of an East Germanic tribe) :: Westgote {m}
Visigothic {adj} (of or pertaining to the Visigoths) :: westgotisch
vision {n} (sense or ability of sight) :: Sicht {f}, Sehkraft {f}
vision {n} (something imaginary one thinks one sees) :: Vision {f}
vision {n} (ideal or goal) :: Traumbild {n}, Vision {f}
vision {n} (religious or mystical experience) :: Vision {f}, Gesicht {n}
vision {n} (footage) SEE: footage ::
visionary {adj} (having vision or foresight) :: visionär
visionary {adj} (imaginary or illusory) :: unwirklich
visionary {adj} (prophetic or revelatory) :: seherisch, hellseherisch
visionary {adj} (idealistic or utopian) :: ideal
visionary {n} (someone who has visions) :: Visionär {m}, Visionärin {f}
visionary {n} (an impractical dreamer) :: Träumer {m}, Träumerin {f}, Idealist {m}, Fantast {m}
vision impaired {adj} (visually impaired) SEE: visually impaired ::
visit {v} (to go and meet (someone)) :: besuchen
visit {n} (single act of visiting) :: Besuch {m}
visit {v} (to avenge) SEE: avenge ::
visit {v} (to inflict) SEE: inflict ::
visitant {n} (migratory bird) SEE: migrant ::
visiting card {n} (business card) SEE: business card ::
visiting scholar {n} (scholar from an institution who visits a host university) :: Gastgelehrter {m}
visitor {n} (guest) :: Besucher {m}, Besucherin {f}, Gast {m}, Gästin {f}
visitor {n} (sightseer) :: Besucher {m}, Besucherin {f}
visitor pattern {n} (behavioural design pattern) :: Besucher {m}, Visitor {m}
visitors' book {n} (a facility for visitors' comments) SEE: guest book ::
visor {n} (mask) SEE: mask ::
visor {n} (part of a helmet) :: Visier {n}
visor {n} (fore piece of a cap) :: Visier {n}
vista {n} (distant view or prospect) :: Aussicht {f}
Vistula {prop} (Polish river) :: Weichsel {f}
visual {adj} (related to or affecting the vision) :: visuell
visual angle {n} (angle formed by two rays of light, or two straight lines) :: Gesichtswinkel {m}
visual arts {n} (art forms that are primarily visual in nature) :: bildende Kunst {f}
visual diary {n} (sketchbook) SEE: sketchbook ::
visual display unit {n} (computer display, consisting of a screen and keyboard) :: Datensichtgerät {n}, Anzeigeeinheit {f}
visualization {n} (the act of visualizing, or something visualized) :: Visualisierung {f}
visualization {n} (computing: a visual representation of data) :: Visualisierung {f}
visually impaired {adj} (suffering of reduced vision) :: schwachsichtig
vis-à-vis {n} (counterpart) SEE: counterpart ::
vis-à-vis {prep} (opposite) :: gegenüber, vis-à-vis
vis-à-vis {adv} (face to face) :: im Vergleich zu, gegenüber
vital {adj} (containing life) SEE: living ::
vital {adj} (necessary to the continuation of life) :: lebenswichtig
vital {adj} (necessary to continued existence) :: lebenswichtig
vitalism {n} (doctrine that life involves a "vital force") :: Vitalismus {m}
vitality {n} (energy or vigour) :: Vitalität {f}, Lebenskraft {f}
vital organ {n} (organ which performs an important function) :: lebenswichtiges Organ {n}
vitamer {n} (combination of substances that function as a vitamin) :: Provitamin {n}
vitamin {n} (organic compound essential to human health) :: Vitamin {n}
vitamin A {n} (any fat-soluble vitamin essential for vision) :: Vitamin A {n}
vitamin B {n} (member of the vitamin B complex) :: Vitamin B {n}
vitamin D {n} (Any of a number of fat-soluble vitamins) :: Vitamin D {n}
Vitebsk {prop} (city) :: Witebsk {n}, Wizebsk {n}
vitiate {v} (to spoil) :: beschädigen
vitiate {v} (to debase or morally corrupt) :: verderben
vitiligo {n} (patchy loss of skin pigmentation) :: Vitiligo {f}, Weißfleckenkrankheit {f}
vitreous {adj} (glassy) :: glasig, glasartig, gläsern, aus Glas
vitreous humor {n} (vitreous humour) SEE: vitreous humour ::
vitreous humour {n} (clear gel) :: Glaskörper {m}
vitrine {n} (glass-paneled cabinet or case) :: Vitrine {f}
vitriol {n} (various metal sulphates) :: Vitriol {n}
vitriolic {adj} (bitterly scathing) SEE: caustic ::
Vitruvian Man {prop} (the drawing by Leonardo) :: der vitruvianische Mensch {m}
Vitsebsk {prop} (Vitebsk) SEE: Vitebsk ::
vittle {n} (edible provisions) :: Proviant {m}, Wegzehrung {f}
vituperate {v} (criticize) :: schelten, tadeln, ausschimpfen, beschimpfen
vituperate {v} (revile, vilify, defame) :: schmähen, verunglimpfen, stänkern
vituperate {v} :: schelten, tadeln
vituperation {n} (Criticism or invective that is sustained and overly harsh) :: Schmähung {f}, Beschimpfung {f}
Vitus {prop} (male given name) :: Veit
viva {interj} (long live ... !) SEE: long live ::
vivacious {adj} (lively and animated) :: lebhaft
vivacious {adj} (long-lived) :: langlebig
vivacious {adj} (difficult to kill) :: langlebig
vivacity {n} (the state of being vivacious) :: Lebendigkeit {f}
Vivian {prop} (female given name) :: Vivien
vivianite {n} (mineral) :: Vivianit
vivid {adj} (clear, detailed or powerful) :: lebendig, lebhaft
viviparity {n} (the condition of being viviparous) :: Viviparie {f}
viviparous {adj} (of an animal) :: lebendgebärend, lebend gebärend, vivipar
viviparous blenny {n} (fish in the family Zoarcidae) :: Aalmutter {f}
viviparous eelpout {n} (viviparous blenny) SEE: viviparous blenny ::
viviparously {adv} (in a viviparous manner) :: lebendgebärend, lebend gebärend, vivipar
vivisection {n} (The action of invasive treatment of a living organism for scientific investigation) :: Vivisektion {f}
vixen {n} (attractive woman) SEE: fox ::
vixen {n} (female fox) :: Füchsin {f}, Fähe {f}
vixen {n} (temperamental woman) :: Schlampe {f}, Drachen {m}, Zicke {f}
viz. {adv} (abbreviation for namely) :: d.h., nämlich
vizier {n} (high-ranking official) :: Wesir {m}, Vesir {m}, Vizir {m}, Vizier {m}
Vladika {n} (historical ruler of Montenegro) :: Wladika {m}
Vladikavkaz {prop} (city) :: Wladikawkas {n}
Vladimir {prop} (male given name) :: Wladimir {m}
Vladimir {prop} (Russian city) :: Wladimir {n}
Vladivostok {prop} (seaport in Russia) :: Wladiwostok {n}
vlei {n} (marsh) SEE: marsh ::
vlei {n} (wetland) SEE: wetland ::
Völkerwanderung {n} (mass migration of Germanic people in Europe during the early Middle Ages) :: Völkerwanderung {f}
vlog {n} (weblog using video) :: Videoblog {m}, Vlog {m}, V-log {m}
Vltava {prop} (a major river in the Czech Republic) :: Moldau {f}, Vltava {f}
Völuspá {prop} (first book of the Poetic Edda) :: Völuspá
völva {n} (in Old Norse society, a female practitioner of magic divination and prophecy) :: Völva {f}
Vänern {prop} (Swedish lake) :: Vänern
vobla {n} (Rutilus caspicus) :: Wobla {f}
vocable {n} (linguistics: word or utterance) :: Vokabel {f}
vocabulary {n} (list of words) :: Vokabeln {f-p}, Wortschatz {m}
vocabulary {n} (set of words a person knows) :: Vokabular {n}, Wortschatz {m}
vocabulary {n} (stock of words used in a particular field) :: Vokabular {n}, Wortschatz {m}
vocabulary {n} (words of a language collectively) :: Vokabular {n}, Wortschatz {m}
vocabulary word {n} (one of the common words of a language) :: Vokabel {f}
vocal {adj} (of or pertaining to the voice or speech) :: stimmhaft, stimmlich
vocal {adj} (uttered or modulated by the voice) :: mündlich
vocal {adj} (of or pertaining to a vowel) :: vokalisch
vocal {adj} (loud) :: lautstark, laut
vocal cord {n} (folds of mucous membrane) :: Stimmband {n}
vocal cords {n} (folds of tissue) :: Stimmbänder {n-p}
vocalist {n} (singer) :: Sänger {m} [male], Sängerin {f} [female], Vokalist {m} [male], Vokalistin {f} [female]
vocalization {n} (act of vocalizing or something vocalized) :: Vokalisierung {f}
vocalization {n} (supplying the vowels (diacritics), e.g. Arabic and Hebrew) :: Vokalisation {f}, Vokalisierung {f}
vocation {n} (calling) :: Berufung {f}
vocation {n} (occupation for which a person is suited) :: Beruf {m}
vocational school {n} (school) :: Berufsschule {f}
vocative {n} (grammatical case) SEE: vocative case ::
vocative case {n} (case of address) :: Vokativ {m}, Anredefall {m}
vodka {n} (clear distilled alcoholic liquor) :: Wodka {m}
vodyanoi {n} (vodyanoy) SEE: vodyanoy ::
vodyanoy {n} (type of water sprite) :: Wassermann {m}, Wodjanoj {m}
voetsek {interj} (get lost) SEE: get lost ::
voetsek {interj} (go away) SEE: go away ::
vogue {n} (the prevailing fashion or style) :: Mode {f}
voice {n} (sound uttered by the mouth) :: Stimme {f}
voice {n} (sound made through vibration of the vocal cords) :: Stimme {f}
voice {n} (tone or sound emitted by anything) :: Stimme {f}
voice {n} (opinion or choice expressed; judgment; a vote) :: Stimme {f}
voice {n} (command, precept) :: Stimme {f}
voice {n} (grammar: particular mode of inflecting or conjugating verbs) :: Gattung {f}, Aktionsform {f}, Diathese {f}, Genus verbi {n}/Genus Verbi {n}, Verbalgenus {n}, Verbgenus {n}
voice {n} :: Stimme {f}
voice box {n} (larynx) SEE: larynx ::
voiced {adj} (sounded with vibration of the vocal cords) :: stimmhaft
voiceless {adj} (lacking a voice, without vocal sound) :: tonlos
voiceless {adj} ((phonetics, of a consonant) spoken without vibration of the vocal cords) :: stimmlos
voice mail {n} (system) :: Voicemail {f}, Anrufbeantworter {m}
voice mail {n} (message left on a voice mail system) SEE: voice message ::
voice message {n} (message left on a voice mail system) :: Sprachnachricht {f}, Sprachmeldung {f}, Sprachmitteilung {f}
voice-over {n} (voice-overed release) :: Voice-over {n}
voice-over {n} (audio track) :: Offstimme {f}
voice recognition {n} (function which processes spoken input into electronic commands) :: Spracherkennung {f}
void {adj} (having lost all legal validity) :: ungültig, nichtig
void {n} (An empty space; a vacuum) :: Leere {f}
void {v} (to make invalid or worthless) :: löschen, annullieren
void {v} ((medicine) to empty) :: entleeren, leeren
voilà {interj} (behold!) :: voilà
voila {interj} (voilà) SEE: voilà ::
voivode {n} (a local ruler or official in various parts of central and eastern Europe) :: Woiwode {m}
voivodeship {n} (the jurisdiction of a voivode) :: Woiwodschaft {f}, Wojewodschaft {f}
Vojvodina {prop} (autonomous province of Serbia) :: Vojvodina {f}, Wojwodina {f}, Woiwodina {f}
vol. {n} (abbreviation of (the equivalent of) volume) :: Bd. {m}
Volans {prop} (small circumpolar constellation of the southern sky) :: Fliegender Fisch {m}
Volapük {prop} (language) :: Volapük {n}, Volapükisch {n}, Volapüksprache {f}, Volapük-Sprache {f}
Volapükist {n} (specialist or speaker of Volapük) :: Volapükist {m}
volatile {adj} (evaporating or vaporizing readily under normal conditions) :: volatil
volatility {n} (state of having a low boiling point) :: Volatilität {f}, Flüchtigkeit {f}
volatility {n} (financial markets: quantification of the degree of uncertainty about the future price) :: Volatilität {f}
volcanic {adj} (of or pertaining to a volcano) :: vulkanisch
volcanic {adj} (produced by a volcano) :: vulkanisch
volcanic {adj} (changed or affected by the heat of a volcano) :: vulkanisch
volcanism {n} (natural phenomena associated with volcanoes) :: Vulkanismus {m}
volcano {n} (mountain containing a magma chamber) :: Feuerberg {m}, feuerspeiender Berg {m}, Vulkan {m}
volcanologist {n} (person who studies volcanology) :: Vulkanologe {m}, Vulkanologin {f}
volcanology {n} (study of volcanoes) :: Vulkanologie {f}
volcano rabbit {n} (Romerolagus diazi) :: Vulkankaninchen {n}
vole {n} (small rodents of the subfamily Arvicolinae) :: Wühlmaus {f}
Volga {prop} (longest river in Europe, flowing to the Caspian Sea) :: Wolga {f}
Volgograd {prop} (Volgograd) :: Wolgograd {n}
Volhynia {prop} (region) :: Wolhynien {n}, Wolynien {}, Wolhinien {n} [obsolete], Wolinien {n} [obsolete]; Volhynian German: Wolhinien {n}, Wolinien {n}
volition {n} (mental power or ability of choosing) :: Wille {m}, Willenskraft {f}
volitional {adj} (done by conscious, personal choice) :: willentlich
Volkswagen {n} (a car manufacturer, a car manufactured by Volkswagen (transliterations)) :: Volkswagen {m}
volley {n} (simultaneous fire) :: Salve {f}
volley {n} (flight of a ball before it bounces) :: Volley {m}
volleyball {n} (game) :: Volleyball
Vologda {prop} (city in Russia) :: Wologda {n}
Volscian {adj} (related to the Volsci) :: volskisch
Volscian {n} (a person of Volscian descent) :: Volsker {m}, Volskerin {f}
Volscian {prop} (an Italic language) :: Volskisch {n}
volt {n} (unit of measure) :: Volt {n}
voltage {n} (amount of electrostatic potential) :: Spannung {f}
voltmeter {n} (instrument for measuring electric potential) :: Spannungsmessgerät {n}, Voltmeter {n}
voluble {adj} (fluent or having a ready flow of speech; garrulous or loquacious) :: gesprächig, redselig
volume {n} (unit of three dimensional measure that consists of a length, a width and a height) :: Volumen {n}
volume {n} (strength of sound) :: Lautstärke {f}
volume {n} (issues of a periodical over a period of one year) :: Jahrgang {m}
volume {n} (single book of a publication issued in multi-book format, such as an encyclopedia) :: Band {m}
volumetric flask {n} (laboratory flask) :: Messkolben {m}, Maßkolben {m}
voluminous {adj} (of great volume) :: voluminös
voluntarily {adv} (in a voluntary manner) :: freiwillig
voluntary {adj} (done, given, or acting of one's own free will) :: freiwillig
voluntary {adj} (working or done without payment) :: ohne Bezahlung [without payment], ehrenamtlich [honorary]
volunteer {n} (one who voluntarily offers himself/herself for service) :: Freiwilliger {m}, Freiwillige {f}, Ehrenamtlicher {m}, Ehrenamtliche {f}
volunteer {n} (voluntary soldier) :: Freiwilliger {m}, Freiwillige {f}
volunteer {v} (to enlist oneself as a volunteer) :: sich freiwillig melden
volunteer {v} (to do or offer to do something voluntarily) :: anbieten, sich anbieten
Volyn {prop} (oblast) :: Wolyn {n}, Wolhynien {n}, Wolynien {n}, Wolhinien {n} [obsolete], Wolinien {n} [obsolete]
vomer {n} (vomer bone) SEE: vomer bone ::
vomer bone {n} (small thin bone that forms part of the septum between the nostrils) :: Pflugscharbein {n}
vomit {v} (to regurgitate the contents of a stomach) :: sich übergeben, erbrechen, kotzen, vomieren
vomit {n} (regurgitated former contents of a stomach) :: Kotze {f}, Erbrochenes
voodoo {n} (Afro-Caribbean religion) :: Voodoo {m}
voracious {adj} (devouring great quantities of food) :: gefräßig, unersättlich
voracious {adj} (having a great appetite for anything) :: unersättlich, gierig
vorarephilia {n} (sexual fetish) :: Gynophagie {f}
Vormsi {prop} (fourth largest island in Estonia) :: Vormsi, (old name: Worms)
Voronezh {prop} (city in Russia) :: Woronesch {n}
vortex {n} (whirlpool) :: Wirbel {m}
vortex {n} (anything which draws surrounding things) :: Strudel {m}
vortical {adj} (pertaining to a vortex) :: kreisend, wirbelartig, wirbelnd
Vosges {prop} (mountain range in France) :: Vogesen {p}
votary {n} (monk or nun) :: Geweihter {m}
votary {n} (enthusiast) :: Verherer {m}, Verhererin {f}
vote {n} (formalised choice) :: Stimme {f}, Votum {n}
vote {n} (instance of voting) :: Abstimmung {f}
vote {v} (assert a formalised choice) :: wählen, stimmen
Vote {n} (person of Votic descent) :: Wote {m}, Wotin {f}
vote of confidence {n} (motion proposed in a parliament or other assembly) :: Vertrauensfrage {f}
vote of no confidence {n} (parliamentary motion) :: Misstrauensvotum {n}
voter {n} (one who votes) :: Wähler {m}, Wählerin {f}
vote with one's feet {v} (to express one's preferences through one's actions) :: mit den Füßen abstimmen
Votic {prop} (language) :: Votisch, Wotisch
voting {n} (action of the verb to vote) :: Abstimmung {f}
voting booth {n} (small compartment where a voter may register a vote) :: Wahlkabine {f}
voting station {n} (polling station) SEE: polling station ::
voting system {n} (system to determine the result of an election) :: Wahlsystem
vouch {v} (to take responsibility for; to express confidence in; to witness; to obtest) :: bezeugen
vouch {v} (to warrant; to maintain by affirmations; to attest; to affirm; to avouch) :: bürgen, verbürgen, einstehen, versichern, garantieren, bezeugen
vouch {v} (to bear witness; to give testimony or full attestation) :: bezeugen
voucher {n} (A piece of paper that entitles the holder to a discount, or that can be exchanged for goods and services) :: Gutschein {m}
voucher {n} (A receipt) :: Beleg {m}, Quittung {f}, Kassenzettel {m}
vouchsafe {v} (Condescendingly grant a right) :: gewähren
voussoir {n} (wedge-shaped brick or stone) :: Keilstein {m}, Bogenstein {m}, Bogenstück {n}, Bogensegment {n}
vow {n} (A solemn promise to perform some act, or behave in a specified manner) :: Gelübde {n}, Schwur {m}, Eid {m}, Gelöbnis {n}
vow {n} (A declaration or assertion) :: Eid {m}
vow {v} (To make a vow) :: schwören, geloben
vowel {n} (sound) :: Selbstlaut {m}, Vokal {m}, Vokallaut {m}
vowel {n} (letter) :: Selbstlaut {m}, Vokal {m}
vowel harmony {n} (phonological process) :: Vokalharmonie {f}, Synharmonismus {m}
vowelization {n} (vocalization) SEE: vocalization ::
vox populi {n} (voice of the people) :: öffentliche Meinung {f}
voyage {n} (long journey; especially by ship) :: Reise {f}
voyager {n} (traveller) SEE: traveller ::
voyeur {n} (a person who derives sexual pleasure from secretly observing other people) :: Voyeur {m}, Spanner {m}, Voyeurin {f}
voyeurism {n} (derivation of sexual satisfaction by watching people secretly) :: Voyeurismus {m}
voyeuristic {adj} (of, relating to, or derived from voyeurism) :: voyeuristisch
Võro {prop} (language) :: Võro {n}
vrykolakas {n} (undead creature) :: Wrukolakas
v.s. {abbr} (vide supra) :: s. o.
V-shaped {adj} (shaped like the letter V) :: V-förmig
Vulcan {prop} (Roman god of fire) :: Vulkan {m}
Vulcan {prop} (Theoretical planet) :: Vulkan {m}
vulcanization {n} (process by which rubber is hardened using heat and sulphur) :: Vulkanisation {f}
vulcanize {v} (to harden rubber with heat) :: vulkanisieren
vulcanologist {n} (person who studies volcanoes) SEE: volcanologist ::
vulcanology {n} (study of volcanoes) SEE: volcanology ::
vulgar {adj} (obscene) :: vulgär, unfein, ungebildet, unanständig, ungehobelt, vulgärsprachlich
vulgar {adj} (having to do with common people) :: allgemein, ordinär, vulgär, vulgärsprachlich, Volks-, volkstümlich, gemein, gewöhnlich
vulgarian {n} (vulgar individual) :: Pöbel, Plebejer
vulgarity {n} (quality of being vulgar) :: Vulgarität {f}
Vulgar Latin {prop} (the Latin language as spoken by people) :: Vulgärlatein {n}
Vulgate {prop} (Latin Bible translation) :: Vulgata {f}
vulnerability {n} (security vulnerability) SEE: hole ::
vulnerability {n} (state of being vulnerable) :: Verwundbarkeit {f}
vulnerable {adj} (exposed to attack) :: verletzlich
Vulpecula {prop} (autumn constellation) :: Fuchs {m}
vulture {v} (bird) :: Geier {m}, Geierin {f}
vulture {v} (person) :: Aasgeier {m}
vulva {n} (collectively the external female sexual organs) :: Vulva {f}, Scham {f}
vulvodynia {n} :: Vulvodynie {f}
Vuoksi River {prop} (river in Finland) :: Vuoksi, Wuoksa
vuvuzela {n} (horn) :: Vuvuzela {f}
VW {prop} (Volkswagen, a German car manufacturer) :: Volkswagen {m}
vyanjanabhakti {n} (epenthesis of a consonant) :: Sprosskonsonant {m}, Sproßkonsonant {m} [older spelling]
Vyborg {prop} (city in Russia) :: Wiburg {n}, Wyborg {n}
vyshyvanka {n} (traditional Ukrainian clothing) :: Wyschywanka {f}