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each {determiner} (every)  :: elk, ieder
each other {pron} (to one another; one to the other)  :: elkaar
eager {adj} (excited by desire in the pursuit of any object)  :: begerig
eagerly {adv}  :: gretig
eagle {n} (any of several large carnivorous birds in the family Accipitridae)  :: arend, adelaar
eagle owl {n} (large owl of genus Bubo)  :: ehoe {m}
ear {n} (external part of the organ of hearing) SEE: pinna  ::
ear {n} (fruiting body of a grain plant)  :: aar {m}
ear {n} (organ of hearing)  :: oor {n}
ear {v} (archaic: to plough)  :: ploegen
ear {v} (plough) SEE: plough  ::
ear canal {n} (tube or meatus running from the outer ear to the eardrum)  :: gehoorgang
eardrum {n} (membrane separating outer and middle ears)  :: trommelvlies {n}
earl {n} (a British nobleman)  :: graaf {m}
earlap {n} (earflap) SEE: earflap  ::
earlap {n} (earlobe) SEE: earlobe  ::
earlier {adj} (comparative of early)  :: eerder
ear lobe {n} (a part of the ear)  :: oorlel {f}
early {adj} (arriving at a time before expected)  :: vroeg
early {adj} (at a time in advance of the usual)  :: vroeg
early bird {n} (one who wakes early)  :: vroege vogel {m} {f}
early fetal demise {n} (missed abortion) SEE: missed abortion  ::
early riser {n} (early bird) SEE: early bird  ::
earphone {n} (sound device held near the ear)  :: oortelefoon
earphones {n} (small speakers worn over the ears)  :: oortelefoon {m}
earring {n} (piece of jewelry)  :: oorbel {m} {f}, oorring {m}
earth {n} (any general rock-based material)  :: aarde {f}
earth {n} (electrical connection)  :: aarde {f}
earth {n} (one of the five basic elements)  :: aarde {f}
earth {n} (one of the four basic elements)  :: aarde {f}
earth {n} (soil)  :: aarde {f}, grond
earth {n} (the ground, land)  :: aarde
earth {prop} (our planet, third out from the Sun) SEE: Earth  ::
earth {v} (connect electrically to the earth)  :: aarden
earth {v} (to bury)  :: begraven
Earth {prop} (third planet from the Sun)  :: de Aarde {c}, aarde {f}
earthenware {n} (ceramic)  :: aardewerk {n}
Earthling {n} (inhabitant of the planet Earth)  :: Aardbewoner {m}
earthquake {n} (shaking of the surface of a planet)  :: aardbeving {f}, aardschok {m}
earthworm {n} (worm (animal))  :: aardworm, regenworm
earthy {adj} (down to earth)  :: met de voeten op de grond, natuurlijk
earthy {adj} (resembling dirt or soil)  :: aardeachtig, aardig
earthy {adj} (resembling or of the earth)  :: aardeachtig
earwax {n} (waxy substance secreted by the ear)  :: oorsmeer {n}, cerumen {n}
earwig {n} (the insect)  :: oorworm {m}
easel {n} (upright frame for displaying or supporting something)  :: schildersezel {m}, ezel {m}
easement {n} (legal right to use another person's property)  :: servituut, gebruiksrecht {n}
ease nature {v} (to urinate and/or defecate (euphemism)) SEE: relieve oneself  ::
easier said than done {adj} (easy to propose, but difficult to accomplish)  :: makkelijker gezegd dan gedaan
easily {adv} (without difficulty)  :: makkelijk
easiness {n} (the quality of being easy; simplicity)  :: gemakkelijkheid {f}
east {adj} (from the East)  :: oosters
east {adj} (in or towards the east)  :: oostelijk
east {adj} (of or pertaining to the east)  :: oostelijk
east {adv} (towards the east)  :: oostwaarts
east {n} (compass point)  :: oosten {n}
East {prop} (Eastern bloc)  :: (het) Oostblok {n}
East {prop} (Eastern world)  :: (het) Oosten {n}
East {prop} (wind from the east)  :: oostenwind {m}
East al-Quds {prop} (East Jerusalem) SEE: East Jerusalem  ::
East Asia {prop} (the Far East)  :: Oost-Azië
East Coast {prop} (the eastern seaboard of the United States)  :: oostkust {f} {m}
East Elbia {prop}  :: Oost-Elbië
Easter {n} (Christian holiday)  :: Pasen {n}, Paasfeest {n}
Easter Bunny {prop} (Symbolic rabbit sometimes depicted delivering Easter eggs to children)  :: paashaas {m}
Easter egg {n} (a dyed or decorated egg)  :: paasei {n}
Easter Island {prop} (Island in the Pacific)  :: Paaseiland {n}
eastern {adj} (related to the east)  :: oostelijk
Eastern Arabic {prop} (Levantine Arabic) SEE: Levantine Arabic  ::
Eastern Europe {prop} (Eastern Europe)  :: Oost-Europa {n}
eastern jackrabbit {n} (European hare) SEE: European hare  ::
Eastern Orthodox {adj} (pertaining to the Eastern Orthodox Church)  :: oosters-orthodox
Easter Sunday {prop} (Easter Sunday)  :: paaszondag
East Flanders {prop} (East Flanders)  :: Oost-Vlaanderen {n}
East Flemish {adj} (from or relating to East Flanders)  :: Oost-Vlaams
East Flemish {prop} (group of Flemish dialects)  :: Oost-Vlaams {n}
East Frisian {prop} (Frisian language)  :: Oostfries {n}, Oosterlauwers Fries {n}
East Frisian {prop} (Low German dialect)  :: Oostfries {n}, Oostfries Nedersaksisch {n}
East Germany {prop} (former European country)  :: Oost-Duitsland {n}
East Indies {prop} (Southeast Asia)  :: Oost-Indië
easting {n}  :: Oostwaarde
East Sea {prop} (Baltic sea) SEE: Baltic Sea  ::
East Sea {prop} (Dead Sea) SEE: Dead Sea  ::
East Sea {prop} (East China Sea) SEE: East China Sea  ::
East Sea {prop} (Sea of Japan) SEE: Sea of Japan  ::
East Sea {prop} (South China Sea) SEE: South China Sea  ::
East Timor {prop} (Country in Oceania)  :: Oost-Timor
East Turkestan {prop} (Xinjiang) SEE: Xinjiang  ::
eastward {adv} (towards the east)  :: oostwaarts
easy {adj} (comfortable) SEE: comfortable  ::
easy {adj} (consenting readily to sex)  :: makkelijk, gemakkelijk
easy {adj} (requiring little skill or effort)  :: makkelijk, gemakkelijk
easy as pie {adj} (very easy)  :: een fluitje van een cent
eat {v} (colloquial: cause to worry)  :: vreten, opvreten
eat {v} (consume)  :: eten, vreten (used for animals; vulgar when applied to people), consumeren
eatable {adj} (able to be eaten) SEE: edible  ::
eater {n} (one who eats)  :: eter {m}
eating disorder {n} (psychological disorder)  :: eetstoornis {f}
eat one's hat {v} (to express disbelief about a proposition)  :: zijn hoed opeten
eat out {v} (dine at a restaurant)  :: uit eten
eavesdrop {v} (to hear a conversation one is not intended to hear)  :: afluisteren
eavesdropper {n} (one who eavesdrops)  :: luistervink {m}, afluisteraar {m}
ebb {n} (low tide)  :: eb {n}
ebb {v} (to fall away or decline)  :: wegebben
e-bike {n} (bicycle powered by an electric motor)  :: elektrische fiets {f}
Ebola {n} (Ebola fever) SEE: Ebola fever  ::
Ebola {n} (Ebola virus) SEE: Ebola virus  ::
ebony {adj} (made of ebony wood)  :: ebbenhouten
ebony {n} (wood)  :: ebben, ebbenhout
e-book {n} (electronic book)  :: boek {n}, e-book
e-book reader {n} (e-reader) SEE: e-reader  ::
ebullient {adj} ( agitated)  :: uitgelaten, uitbundig
ECB {initialism} (European Central Bank)  :: ECB
eccentric {adj} (deviating from the norm)  :: excentriek, buitenissig, afwijkend
eccentric {adj} (not at or in the centre)  :: excentrisch
eccentric {adj} (not perfectly circular)  :: excentrisch
eccentric {n} (person who does not behave like others)  :: excentriekeling {m}
eccentricity {n} (a ratio between distances in a conic section)  :: excentriciteit {f}
ecchymosis {n} (skin discoloration) SEE: bruise  ::
Ecclesiastes {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Prediker
ecclesiastic {adj} (pertaining to the church)  :: ecclesiastisch, kerkelijk
ecclesiastical {adj} (pertaining to the church)  :: ecclesiastisch, kerkelijk
Ecclesiastical Latin {prop} (Latin language)  :: kerklatijn {n}
ecclesiology {n} (branch of theology)  :: ecclesiologie
echidna {n} (any of the four species of small spined monotremes)  :: mierenegel {m}
echo {n} (reflected sound)  :: echo {m}
echo {v} (to repeat back what another has just said)  :: echoën
echokinesis {n} (the compulsion or the act of imitating movements of others)  :: echokinesie {f}
echolalia {n} (echoing of words or phrases)  :: echolalie {f}
eclectic {adj} (selecting a mixture of what appear to be best of various doctrines, methods or styles)  :: eclectisch
eclectic {adj} (unrelated and unspecialized; heterogeneous)  :: uiteenlopend
eclectic {n} (one who selects by the eclectic method)  :: eclecticus {m}
eclecticism {n} (the quality of being eclectic)  :: eclectisch
eclipse {n} (passage of a planetary object between others)  :: verduistering {f}
eclipse {v} (To overshadow)  :: overtreffen
ecliptic {n} (Earth's orbital plane)  :: ecliptica {f}, schijnbare zonneweg {m}
eco- {prefix} (concerning ecology or the environment)  :: eco-
E-collar {n} (Elizabethan collar) SEE: Elizabethan collar  ::
ecologic {adj} (related to ecology) SEE: ecological  ::
ecological {adj} (relating to ecology)  :: ecologisch
ecologist {n} (A scientist who studies ecology)  :: ecoloog {m}
ecology {n} (branch of biology)  :: ecologie {f}
e-commerce {n} (commercial activity conducted via the Internet)  :: electronic commerce, e-commerce
econometrics {n} (branch of economics)  :: econometrie {f}
economic {adj} (pertaining to an economy)  :: economisch
economical {adj} (careful with money)  :: spaarzaam, zuinig
economical {adj} (relating to economy)  :: economisch
economic crisis {n} (period of economic slowdown) SEE: financial crisis  ::
economics {n} (study)  :: economie {f}
economist {n} (expert in economics)  :: econoom {c}
economy {n} (effective management of the resources of a community or system)  :: economie {f}
economy {n} (frugal use of resources)  :: economie {f}
economy {n} (production and distribution and consumption)  :: economie {f}
ecosystem {n} (system of an ecological community and its environment)  :: ecosysteem {n}
ecru {adj} (beige) SEE: beige  ::
ectoparasite {n} (parasite living on the surface of host organism)  :: ectoparasiet
ectoplasm {n} (parapsychology: visible substance believed to emanate from spiritualistic mediums)  :: ectoplasma
Ecuador {prop} (country in South America)  :: Ecuador
Ecuadorian {adj} (pertaining to Ecuador)  :: Ecuadoriaans, Ecuadoriaanse
Ecuadorian {n} (person from Ecuador)  :: Ecuadoriaan {m}, Ecuadoriaanse {f}
ecumenic {adj} (ecumenical) SEE: ecumenical  ::
ecumenical {adj} (ecclesiastical: pertaining to the Christian Church in a worldwide sense)  :: oecumenisch
ecumenical {adj} (general, universal, worldwide)  :: oecumenisch
eczema {n} (acute or chronic inflammation of the skin)  :: eczeem
ed {n} (edition)  :: [[[editie]]] ed.
ed {n} (editor)  :: [[[redactie]]] red.
-ed {suffix} (having an object)  :: -ig, also as a past participle: ge- + -d
-ed {suffix} (having an object of a particular quality)  :: -ig, also as a past participle: ge- + -d
eddy {n} (air or water running in an opposite direction to the main current)  :: draaikolk, werveling
edema {n}  :: oedeem {n}
edentulous {adj} (toothless) SEE: toothless  ::
Edgar {prop} (male given name)  :: Edgar {m}
edge {n} (an advantage)  :: voorsprong
edge {n} (any sharp terminating border; a margin; a brink; extreme verge)  :: grens
edge {n} (boundary line of a surface)  :: rand, kant
edge {n} (in graph theory: any of the pairs of vertices in a graph)  :: lijn, zijde, kant, tak
edge {n} (thin cutting side of the blade of an instrument)  :: kling
edibility {n} (suitability for use as food)  :: eetbaarheid {f}
edible {adj} (that can be eaten without harm; suitable for consumption)  :: eetbaar
edification {n} (building)  :: gebouw
edifice {n} (school of thought)  :: constructie, denkkader
Edinburgh {prop} (capital of Scotland)  :: Edinburgh
edit {n} (a change to the text of a document)  :: wijziging {f}, aanpassing {f}, bewerking {f}
edit {v} (to change a text, or a document)  :: bewerken, wijzigen
edition {n} (literary work)  :: editie {f}
edition {n} (whole set of copies)  :: druk {c}
editor {n} (newspaper editor)  :: redacteur {m}, krantenredacteur {m}
editor {n} (person who edits)  :: redacteur {m}
editor {n} (program for modifying text files)  :: editor {m}, tekstverwerker {m}
edit war {n} (a dispute over the content of a page on a wiki or other editable work)  :: bewerkingsoorlog
Edmonton {prop} (city in Canada)  :: Edmonton
e-dress {n} (e-mail address) SEE: e-mail address  ::
educate {v} (to instruct or train)  :: opleiden
education {n} (facts, skills and ideas that have been learned, either formally or informally)  :: opvoeding
education {n} (process or art of imparting knowledge, skill and judgment)  :: onderwijs {n}
educational {adj} (Of or pertaining to education)  :: opvoedkundig, onderwijskundig
educative {adj} (educational)  :: educatief
educator {n} (teacher) SEE: teacher  ::
Edward {prop} (male given name)  :: Edward
eel {n} (Anguilla anguilla) SEE: European eel  ::
eel {n} (any fish of the order Anguilliformes)  :: paling {m}, aal {m} (before it can spawn), palingachtigen {p}
eelpot {n} (device for catching eels)  :: aalkorf {m}
eelpout {n} (fish of the family Zoarcidae)  :: puitaal
eeny, meeny, miny, moe {n} (similar children's counting-out games in other languages)  :: iene miene mutte
eerie {adj} (fearful)  :: vreesachtig, angstaanjagend
eerie {adj} (weird)  :: vreemd
Eeyore {n} (negative or pessimistic person)  :: iejoor {m}
efface {v} (make oneself inobtrusive)  :: zich wegcijferen
effect {n} (result of an action)  :: effect {n}
effect {v} (to make or bring about; to implement)  :: bewerkstelligen
effecter {n} (effector) SEE: effector  ::
effective {adj} (having the power to produce a required effect or effects)  :: efficiënt, werkzaam
effectiveness {n} (degree)  :: effectiviteit {f}
effeminate {adj} (of a man, behaving like a woman)  :: verwijfd
efferent {adj} (carrying away from)  :: afvoerend, efferent
efferent duct {n} (efferent duct)  :: afvoerend kanaaltje
effervescent {adj} (fizzy)  :: bruisend, bruisende
effete {adj} (effeminate) SEE: effeminate  ::
efficacity {n} (efficacy) SEE: efficacy  ::
efficacy {n} (ability to produce effect)  :: doeltreffendheid
efficiency {n} (extent to which a resource is used for the intended purpose)  :: rendement {n}
efficiency {n} (extent to which time is well used)  :: efficiëntie {f}
efficient {adj} (making good use of resources)  :: efficiënt
efficient {adj} (using a particular proportion of available energy)  :: efficiënt
effort {n} (endeavour) SEE: endeavour  ::
effort {n} (the amount of work involved in achieving something)  :: inspanning
effortless {adj} (without effort)  :: moeiteloos
effortlessly {adv} (without effort; without difficulty or struggle)  :: moeiteloos
effusion {n} (outpouring of liquid)  :: uitstorting
effusive {adj} (extravagant or excessive)  :: buitenissig,excessief
E flat major {n} (Major chord of E-flat)  :: es-groot, es-majeur, es grote terts
E flat major {n} (Major scale of E-flat)  :: es-groot, es-majeur, es grote terts
e.g. {adv} (abbreviation for “for example”)  :: bv., bijv. [[[bijvoorbeeld]]]
egg {n} (body housing an embryo)  :: ei {n}
egg {n} (culinary ingredient)  :: ei {n}
egg {n} (egg of domestic fowl as food item)  :: ei {n}
eggbeater {n} (eggwhisk) SEE: eggwhisk  ::
egg cell {n} (ovum) SEE: ovum  ::
eggnog {n} (alcoholic beverage)  :: advokaat {m}
egg on {v} (provoke)  :: provoceren, aanzetten tot
eggplant {n} (plant)  :: aubergine {m}, eierplant {m}, eiervrucht {f}
egg roll {n} (egg roll)  :: loempia {n}
eggs and bacon {n} (bacon and eggs) SEE: bacon and eggs  ::
egg-shaped {adj} (having the shape of an egg)  :: eivormig
eggshell {n} (object)  :: eierschaal {f}
egg timer {n} (timer with an alarm)  :: eierwekker
egg white {n} (egg white) SEE: albumen  ::
egg yolk {n} (central part of an egg) SEE: yolk  ::
egocentric {adj} (egotistical)  :: egocentrisch
egocentrism {n} (following ones egotistical desires)  :: egocentrisme {n}
egoism {n} (tendency to think of self)  :: egoïsme {n}, zelfzucht {f} {m}
egoist {n} (person who talks excessively about himself or believes in his own importance or superiority) SEE: egotist  ::
egotism {n} (belief that one is superior)  :: hooghartigheid
egotism {n} (preoccupation with oneself)  :: egoïsme
egotist {n} (egocentric or self-centered person) SEE: egoist  ::
egotistic {adj} (egoistic) SEE: egoistic  ::
egotistic {adj} (egotistical) SEE: egotistical  ::
egotistical {adj} (egoistical) SEE: egoistical  ::
egregious {adj} (Exceptional, conspicuous, outstanding, most usually in a negative fashion)  :: flagrant, ongehoord
egress {n} (exit) SEE: exit  ::
egret {n} (Any of various wading birds of the genera Egretta or Ardea)  :: reiger {m}
Egypt {prop} (country in North Africa)  :: Egypte
Egyptian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Egypt)  :: Egyptisch
Egyptian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Egyptians)  :: Egyptisch
Egyptian {n} (person from Egypt)  :: Egyptenaar {m}
Egyptian {prop} (language)  :: Egyptisch {n}
Egyptian pyramid {n} (pyramidal tomb of ancient Egypt)  :: Egyptische piramide {f}
Egyptologist {n} (A person; one who is skilled professes or practices Egyptology)  :: Egyptoloog {m}, Egyptologe {f}
egyptology {n} (Egyptology) SEE: Egyptology  ::
Egyptology {n} (the study of ancient Egypt)  :: egyptologie {f}
eh {interj} ((Canadian) an interjection used to ascertain the continued attention)  ::
eh {interj} (used as a tag question)  ::
eh {interj} (used to mean “What?”)  ::
Eid al-Fitr {prop} (religious celebration)  :: Suikerfeest, Kleine Feest
eider {n} (duck of genus Somateria)  :: eidereend
eidetic {adj} (pertaining to a memory of perfect clarity)  :: eidetisch
eidetic memory {n} (accurate and seemingly unlimited memory)  :: eidetisch geheugen {n}
Eifelian {prop}  :: Eifelien
Eiffel Tower {prop} (tower in Paris)  :: Eiffeltoren {m}
eigenvalue {n} (change in magnitude of an eigenvector)  :: eigenwaarde {f}
eigenvector {n} (vector not rotated by linear transformation)  :: eigenvector
eight {n} (Playing card with value 8)  :: acht {f}
eight {n} (The digit/figure 8)  :: acht {f}
eight {num} (cardinal number 8)  :: acht
eighteen {num} (cardinal number)  :: achttien {f}
eighteenth {adj} (the ordinal form of the number eighteen)  :: achttiende
eighteenth {n} (One of eighteen equal parts of a whole)  :: achttiende {n}
eighteenth {n} (The person or thing in the eighteenth position)  :: achttiende {m} {f}
eightfold {adv} (eight times as much)  :: achtvoudig
eighth {adj} (ordinal form of the number eight)  :: achtste (abbreviations 8ste, 8e)
eighth {n} (one of eight equal parts of a whole)  :: achtste {n}
eighth {n} (person or thing in the eighth position)  :: achtste
eighth note {n} (eighth note) SEE: quaver  ::
eight hundred {num} (cardinal number 800)  :: achthonderd
eightieth {adj} (ordinal form of the number eighty)  :: tachtigst, tachtigste
eightieth {n} (One of eighty equal parts of a whole)  :: tachtigste {n}
eightieth {n} (The person or thing in the eightieth position)  :: tachtigste {m} {f}
eightsome {n} (group of eight)  :: achttal {n}
eighty {num} (80)  :: tachtig {f}
eighty-eight {num} (88)  :: achtentachtig
eighty-first {n} (one of eighty-one equal parts of a whole)  :: eenentachtigste {n}
eighty-first {num} (ordinal number 81st)  :: eenentachtigst, eenentachtigste
eighty-five {num} (the cardinal number 85)  :: vijfentachtig
eighty-four {num} (84)  :: vierentachtig
eighty-nine {num} (89)  :: negenentachtig
eighty-one {num} (81)  :: eenentachtig
eighty-seven {num} (87)  :: zevenentachtig
eighty-six {num} (cardinal number 86)  :: zesentachtig
eighty-three {num} (83)  :: drieëntachtig
eighty-two {num} (82)  :: tweeëntachtig
Eighty Years' War {prop} (Dutch war of independence)  :: Tachtigjarige Oorlog
Eindhoven {prop} (city in the Netherlands)  :: Eindhoven {n}
Einstein {prop} (Albert Einstein)  :: Einstein
einsteinium {n} (element with atomic number 99)  :: einsteinium {n}
either {adv} ((after a negative) as well)  :: ook
either {conj} (Introduces the first of two options)  :: of, ofwel, hetzij
either {determiner} (each of two)  :: beide
either {determiner} (one or the other)  :: of
ejaculate {v} (eject semen or vaginal fluid)  :: ejaculeren
ejaculation {n} (ejection of semen through the urethra)  :: ejaculatie
eke out {v} (obtain with difficulty)  :: bijeenscharrelen, [dialectal] bijeenscharten
eke out {v} (supplement)  :: aanvullen
ektara {n} (a one string instrument)  :: ektar
elaborate {adj} (detailed)  :: gedetailleerd, diepgaand
elaborate {adj} (flashy or fancy)  :: intrigerend
elaiosome {n} (fleshy structure)  :: mierenbroodje {n}, elaiosoom {n}
elastic {adj} (elasticated) SEE: elasticated  ::
elastic {adj} (made of elastic)  :: elastieken
elastic {n} (elastic band) SEE: elastic band  ::
elasticity {n} (adaptability) SEE: adaptability  ::
elasticity {n} (physics: property by which a material can regain its original dimensions)  :: elasticiteit {f}
elation {n} (A feeling of joy and pride)  :: opgetogenheid
elation {n} (An exhilarating psychological state of pride and optimism)  :: euforie
elative case {n} (case used to indicate movement out of something)  :: elatief {m}, elatieve naamval {m}
elbow {n} (joint between upper arm and forearm)  :: elleboog {m}
elbow bone {n} (olecranon) SEE: olecranon  ::
elbow bone {n} (ulna) SEE: ulna  ::
elder {adj} (greater than another in age or seniority)  :: ouder
elder {n} (An officer of a church)  :: ouderling {m}
elder {n} (Sambucus)  :: vlier
elderberry {n} (elder tree) SEE: elder  ::
elderberry {n} (fruit)  :: vlierbes {f}
elderly {adj} (old)  :: bejaard
elderly care {n} (eldercare) SEE: eldercare  ::
election {n} (process of choosing a new leader or representatives)  :: verkiezing {f}
election threshold {n} (minimum percentage of votes that a party needs to receive in order to obtain a parliamentary seat)  :: kiesdrempel {m}
Elector {n} (elector or prince-elector)  :: keurvorst {m}
electoral fraud {n} (illegal interference with an election)  :: verkiezingsfraude
electoral system {n} (voting system) SEE: voting system  ::
electorate {n} (dominion of an elector in the Holy Roman Empire)  :: keurvorstendom {n}
electorate {n} (geographic area encompassing electoral district) SEE: electoral district  ::
electrical {adj} (related to electricity and electronics)  :: elektrisch
electrical engineering {n} (branch of engineering)  :: elektrotechniek {f}
electric charge {n} (electromagnetic state)  :: lading
electric current {n} (measurement of the rate of flow of electric charge)  :: stroomsterkte {f}
electric guitar {n} (guitar which requires electronic amplification)  :: elektrische gitaar {m} {f}
electricity {n} (form of energy)  :: elektriciteit {f}, stroom {m}
electro- {prefix} (meaning electricity or electrical)  :: electro-
electroencephalogram {n} (a recording of electrical brain activity made by an electroencephalograph)  :: elektro-encefalogram {n}
electrolytic capacitor {n} (capacitor that uses an electrolyte)  :: elektrolytische condensator {m}, elco {m}
electromagnet {n} (magnet)  :: elektromagneet {f}
electromagnetic {adj} (pertaining to electromagnetism)  :: elektromagnetisch
electromagnetic interaction {n} (electromagnetic interaction)  :: elektromagnetische interactie {f}
electromagnetism {n} (a fundamental force)  :: elektromagnetisme
electron {n} (the negatively charged subatomic particles that orbit atoms)  :: elektron {n}
electronic {adj} (generated by electronic device)  :: elektronisch
electronic {adj} (of or pertaining to the Internet)  :: virtueel, web-
electronic {adj} (operating on behavior of electrons)  :: elektronisch
electronic {adj} (pertaining to electrons)  :: elektronen-
electronic book {n} (e-book) SEE: e-book  ::
electronic mail {n} (e-mail) SEE: e-mail  ::
electronics {n} ((physics))  :: elektronica {m}
electron neutrino {n} (elementary particle)  :: elektronneutrino {n}
electron volt {n} (a unit for measuring the energy of subatomic particles)  :: elektronvolt {m}
electrovalency {n} (charge)  :: elektronenvalenties
electrovalency {n} (number of electrons gained or lost)  :: elektronenvalenties
electrum {n} (fossil resin) SEE: amber  ::
elegance {n}  :: elegantie {f}
elegance {n} (grace, refinement, and beauty in movement, appearance, or manners)  :: elegantie
elegant {adj} (exhibiting elegance)  :: elegant, sierlijk, gracieus
elegy {n} (mournful or plaintive poem or song)  :: klaaglied {n}
element {n} (alchemy: one of the four basic building blocks)  :: element {n}
element {n} (chemistry: simplest chemical substance)  :: element {n}
element {n} (heating element)  :: element {n}
element {n} (law: component of a cause of action)  :: element {n}, gegeven {n}
element {n} (place or state of being that an individual or object is better suited towards)  :: element {n}
element {n} (set theory: object in a set)  :: element {n}
element {n} (something small)  :: element {n}, fractie
elemental {adj} (basic, fundamental, elementary) SEE: elementary  ::
elementary school {n} (school for children) SEE: primary school  ::
elephant {n} (mammal)  :: olifant {m}, elpendier {n}, elp {m}
elevate {v} (ennoble) SEE: ennoble  ::
elevate {v} (promote) SEE: promote  ::
elevator {n} (permanent construction) SEE: lift  ::
eleven {num} (the cardinal number occurring after ten and before twelve)  :: elf
eleven hundred {num} (one thousand one hundred)  :: elf honderd {f}, duizend honderd
eleventh {adj} (ordinal form of eleven)  :: elfde
eleventh {n} (something in the eleventh position)  :: elfde
eleventh hour {n} (The last minute)  :: elfde uur
elf {n} (a magical being)  :: elf, alf
Elgar {prop} (male given name)  :: Adelger
Elias {prop} (male given name) SEE: Elijah  ::
elicit {v} (To draw out, bring out.)  :: teweegbrengen, veroorzaken
elicit {v} (to evoke, educe)  :: ontlokken, oproepen
elicit {v} (To use logic to arrive at truth. )  :: redeneren, afleiden
Elijah {prop} (biblical prophet)  :: Elia {m}
Elisabeth {prop} (female given name) SEE: Elizabeth  ::
Elisha {prop} (biblical prophet)  :: Elisa {m}
elision {n} (deliberate omission)  :: weglating {f}
elision {n} (the omission of a letter or syllable)  :: elisie {f}
elite {adj} (Of high birth or social position)  :: elitair, elitaire
elite {n} (group with higher status)  :: elite {f}
elite {n} (person who is among the best at certain task)  :: top-
Elizabeth {prop} (mother of John the Baptist)  :: Elisabet
Elizabeth {prop} (wife of Aaron) SEE: Elisheba  ::
Elizabethan {adj} (pertaining to the reign of Elizabeth I of England)  :: elizabethaans
elk {n} (moose) SEE: moose  ::
elk {n} (wapiti - Cervus canadensis) SEE: wapiti  ::
ellipse {n} (curve)  :: ellips
ellipsis {n} (mark used in printing to indicate an omission)  :: beletselteken {n}, doorlooppuntjes {p}, ellips {f}
ellipsis {n} (omission of grammatically required words that can be implied)  :: ellips {f}, weglating {f}
ellipsoid {adj} (shaped like an ellipse) SEE: elliptical  ::
elliptical {adj} (in shape reminding of an ellipse, oval)  :: elliptisch
elliptical {adj} (showing ellipsis)  :: elliptisch
elm {n} (tree of genus Ulmus)  :: olm {m}, iep {m}
Elmer {prop} (male given name)  :: Aalmar
Elmer Fudd {prop} (fictional cartoon hunter)  :: Elmer Fudd
elongated {adj} (extensive in length)  :: langgerekt
elongated {adj} (stretched)  :: langwerpig
elope {v} (run away with a lover to get married)  :: weglopen
elope {v} (run away with a paramour)  :: weglopen
eloquence {n} (the quality of artistry and persuasiveness in speech or writing)  :: welbespraaktheid {f}
eloquent {adj} (fluently persuasive and articulate)  :: welsprekend, eloquent, welbespraakt
El Salvador {prop} (country in Central America)  :: El Salvador
else {adv} (word that implies any result with the exception of the one being referred to)  :: zoniet, anders, in het andere geval
elsewhere {adv} (in or at some other place)  :: elders, ergens anders
elsewhere {adv} (to some other place)  :: elders, elwaarts [archiac]
elucidate {v} (make clear)  :: verduidelijken, verklaren, uitleggen, verhelderen, clarificeren
elusive {adj} (difficult to describe)  :: moeilijk beschrijfbaar
elusive {adj} (evading capture, comprehension or remembrance)  :: ongrijpbaar
elver {n} (a young eel)  :: aal {m}
emaciate {v} ((intransitive) become extremely thin or wasted)  :: verschrompelen, vermageren
emaciate {v} ((transitive) make extremely thin or wasted)  :: uitmergelen, uithongeren
emaciated {adj} (thin or haggard)  :: uitgemergeld
email {n} (e-mail) SEE: e-mail  ::
e-mail {n} (message sent via e-mail)  :: mail {m}, e-mail {m}, e-mailbericht {n}
e-mail {n} (system)  :: mail {m}, e-mail {m}, email {m}
email {v} (e-mail) SEE: e-mail  ::
e-mail {v} (intransitive: to send an e-mail or e-mails)  :: e-mailen, mailen
e-mail {v} (to send an e-mail or e-mails to)  :: e-mailen, mailen
email address {n} (e-mail address) SEE: e-mail address  ::
e-mail address {n} (unique identifier)  :: e-mailadres {n}
Emajõgi {prop} (river in Estonia)  :: Emajõgi
E major {n} (the major chord with a root of E)  :: E-majeur, E-groot
E major {n} (the major key with E as its tonic)  :: E-majeur, E-groot
emanate {v} (To come from a source)  :: uitstralen, ontstaan uit, voortkomen uit
emancipation {n} (The act of setting free from the power of another, from slavery, subjection, dependence, or controlling influence)  :: ontvoogding {f}, emancipatie {f}
emasculate {adj} (castrated, emasculated)  :: ontmand
embalm {v} (to treat a corpse in order to prevent decomposition)  :: balsemen
embankment {n} (artificial mound of earth and stone)  :: waterkering {f}
embarge {v} (to board a barge)  :: inschepen
embarge {v} (to put in a barge)  :: inladen, aan boord brengen
embark {v} (to start)  :: beginnen
embarrass {v} (to humiliate; to disrupt somebody's composure or comfort with acting publicly or freely)  :: verlegen maken, in verlegenheid brengen
embarrassed {adj} (Having a feeling of shameful discomfort)  :: in verlegenheid {f} gebracht
embarrassing {adj} (causing embarrassment)  :: gênant
embarrassment {n} (state of discomfort)  :: verlegenheid {f}
embassy {n} (organization representing a foreign state)  :: ambassade {f}
embattled {adj} (having battlements or crenellations)  :: voortdurend in moeilijkheden
embattled {adj} (prepared or armed for battle)  :: bewapend, gevechtsklaar
embattled {adj} (subject to or troubled by battles, controversy or debates)  :: omstreden, omsingeld
embed {v} (lay as in a bed; lay in surrounding matter)  :: vastleggen, inbedden
embed {v} (mathematics; embed in)  :: inbedden in
embedded {adj} (partially buried in concrete or planted in earth)  :: verankerd, vastgebetonneerd
embedded {adj} (part of; firmly, or securely surrounded; lodged solidly into)  :: ingebed
embellish {v} (To make more beautiful and attractive; to decorate)  :: verfraaien
ember {n} (glowing piece of coal or wood)  :: sintel,hete kolen
embetterment {n} (improvement) SEE: improvement  ::
embezzle {v} (to steal money that one has been trusted with)  :: verduisteren
embezzlement {n} (The fraudulent conversion of property from a property owner)  :: verduistering {f}
embiggen {v} (Make bigger)  :: vergroten
emblem {n} (representative symbol)  :: embleem {n}
embodiment {n} (entity typifying an abstraction)  :: belichaming {f}
embolden {v} (To encourage, inspire, or motivate)  :: moed geven,verstouten
embolism {n} (obstruction or occlusion of an artery by an embolus)  :: embolie {f}
embower {v} (enclose something or someone as if in a bower; shelter with foliage)  :: omhullen
embrace {n} (hug)  :: omarming {f}, omhelzing {f}, knuffel {c}
embrace {v} ((metaphorical) to enfold or include (ideas, principles, etc))  :: omarmen
embrace {v} (to hug (a person))  :: omarmen, omhelzen, knuffelen
embroider {v} (to stitch a decorative design on fabric with needle and thread)  :: borduren
embryo {n} (botany: rudimentary plant contained in the seed)  :: kiemplant
embryo {n}  :: embryo {n}
embryologic {adj} (embryologic) SEE: embryological  ::
embryology {n} (the scientific study of embryos)  :: embryologie {f}
embryonic {adj} (embryology: of or relating to an embryo)  :: embryonaal
em dash {n} (typographical symbol '—')  :: kastlijntje {n}
emend {v} (to correct and revise)  :: emenderen
emerald {adj} (rich green colour)  :: smaragdgroen, smaragdgroene
emerald {n} (gemstone)  :: smaragd {m}
emergence {n} (the arising of emergent structure in complex systems)  :: emergentie {f}
emergency {n} (situation requiring urgent assistance)  :: nood {m}
emergency exit {n} (exit for evacuation)  :: nooduitgang {m}
emergency room {n} (Hospital department primarily used for the treatment of the most serious, often life-threatening conditions)  :: spoedeisende hulp
emerging {adj} (becoming prominent; newly formed; emergent; rising)  :: (naar) boven komen, naar buiten komen, zich vertonen, zich voordoen, blijken
emic {adj} (analyzing a culture from inside)  :: emisch
emigrant {n} (someone who leaves a country to settle in a new country)  :: uitwijkeling {m}, uitwijkelinge {f}, landverhuizer {m}, landverhuizerin {f}, emigrant {m}, emigrante {f}
emigrate {v} (to leave one's country in order to reside elsewhere)  :: emigreren
emigration {n} (act of emigrating)  :: uitwijking {f}, emigratie {f}
emigration {n} (body emigrants; emigrants collectively)  :: uitwijking {f}, emigratie {f}
Emile {prop} (Emil) SEE: Emil  ::
eminent {adj} (remarkable, great)  :: voortreffelijk, eminent
E minor {n} (the minor chord with a root of E)  :: e-mineur, e-klein
E minor {n} (the minor key with E as its tonic)  :: e-mineur, e-klein
emirate {n} (country ruled by an emir)  :: emiraat {n}
emissary {n} (an agent sent on a mission to represent the interests of someone else)  :: afgezant
emission {n} (something that is emitted)  :: uitstoot, emissie
emit {v} (to send out or give off)  :: uitzenden, afgeven
emitter {n} (terminal of a transistor)  :: emitter {m}
emitter {n} (that which emits)  :: zender {m}
Emmanuel {prop} (figure whose birth is foretold) SEE: Immanuel  ::
Emmanuel {prop} (this figure, regarded as Christ) SEE: Immanuel  ::
emmer {n} (Triticum dicoccum)  :: emmertarwe
emollient {adj} (Soothing; mollifying)  :: verzachtend
emotion {n} (person's internal state of being)  :: emotie {f}
emotionless {adj} (lacking emotion)  :: emotieloos {n}
emotivism {n} (Translations)  :: emotivisme {n}
emperor {n} (ruler of an empire)  :: keizer {m}
emperor penguin {n} (largest penguin)  :: keizerspinguïn
emphasis {n} (prominence given to a syllable or words)  :: klemtoon {m}, beklemtoning
emphasis {n} (special attention or prominence given to something)  :: benadrukking
emphasis {n} (special weight or forcefulness given to something considered important)  :: nadruk {m}
emphasize {v} (stress)  :: benadrukken
emphatic {adj} (characterized by emphasis)  :: nadrukkelijk, emfatisch
emphatic {adj} (stated with conviction)  :: nadrukkelijk, emfatisch
emphatically {adv} (in an emphatic manner)  :: nadrukkelijk
emphysema {n} (pulmonary emphysema) SEE: pulmonary emphysema  ::
empire {n} (area under the power of one person)  :: imperium
empire {n} (group of states)  :: imperium
empire {n} (political unit)  :: staat
empire {n} (state ruled by an emperor)  :: keizerrijk {n}
employ {v} (to give someone work)  :: tewerkstellen
employee {n} (individual who provides labor to a company or another person)  :: bediende {m} {f}, werknemer {m}, medewerker {m}
employee benefit {n} (non-wage benefit) SEE: fringe benefit  ::
employer {n} (person or entity which employs others)  :: werkgever {m}
employment {n} (an activity to which one devotes time)  :: emplooi {n}
employment {n} (the act of employing)  :: aanwerving, tewerkstelling
employment {n} (the number or percentage of people at work)  :: tewerkstellingsgraad (proportion), tewerkstellingscijfer (number)
employment {n} (the state of being employed)  :: tewerkstelling
employment {n} (the work or occupation for which one is paid)  :: emplooi {n}, werk {n}, benutting {n}
employment {n} (use, purpose)  :: benutting, gebruik {n}, nut {n}, emplooi {n}
emporium {n} (a department store)  :: warenhuis {n}
emporium {n} (a market place or trading centre, particularly of an ancient city)  :: marktplaats {m}
emporium {n} (a shop that offers a wide variety of goods)  :: warenhuis {n}
empress {n} (female monarch of an empire)  :: keizerin {f}
empress {n} (wife or widow of an emperor)  :: keizerin {f}
emptiness {n} (the state or feeling of being empty)  :: leegte {f}
empty {adj} (devoid of content)  :: leeg
empty {v} (to make empty)  :: leegmaken, legen
empty set {n} (the unique set that contains no elements)  :: lege verzameling
empyema {n} (collection of pus)  :: empyeem
Emsian {prop}  :: Emsien
emu {n} (A large flightless bird, Dromaius novaehollandiae)  :: emoe {m}
emulsifier {n} (a substance that helps an emulsion form)  :: emulgator {m}
emulsify {v} (To make into an emulsion)  :: emulgeren
emulsion {n} (suspension of one liquid in another)  :: emulsie {f}
enable {v} (to allow a way out or excuse for an action)  :: in staat stellen
enable {v} (to make able)  :: inschakelen, in staat stellen
enantiomer {n} (one of a pair of mirror-image stereoisomers)  :: enantiomeer
encapsulate {v} (object-oriented programming: To enclose objects in a common interface)  :: inkapselen
encapsulate {v} (to enclose as if in a capsule)  :: inkapselen
encephalopathy {n} (condition affecting the brain)  :: encefalopathie
enchant {v} (to cast a spell over)  :: betoveren
enchanted {adj} (under the influence of enchantment)  :: betoverd
enchanting {adj} (having the ability to enchant)  :: betoverend
encircle {v} (surround)  :: omsingelen
enclave {n} (entity completely surrounded by another)  :: enclave {m} {f}
enclose {v} (surround, fence in)  :: omheinen
encode {v} (to convert source information into another form)  :: coderen
encoding {n} (character encoding (computing))  :: codering {f}
encompass {v} (include)  :: bevatten
encompass {v} (surround)  :: omvatten
encore {n} (brief extra performance after the main performance is complete)  :: toegift
encounter {n} (hostile meeting)  :: botsing, confrontatie, treffen {n}
encounter {n} (sudden, often violent clash)  :: botsing, treffen {n}
encounter {n} (unplanned meeting)  :: (ongeplande) ontmoeting, treffen {n}
encounter {v} (confront (someone or something))  :: ontmoeten, oog in oog staan (met ...)
encounter {v} (engage in conflict)  :: confronteren, het hoofd bieden
encounter {v} (meet (someone) or find (something) unexpectedly)  :: ontmoeten, stuiten/botsen (op ...), treffen
encourage {v} (foster, give help or patronage)  :: bevorderen, patroneren, steunen
encourage {v} (mentally support or motivate)  :: bemoedigen, aanmoedigen
encourage {v} (spur on, recommend)  :: aanmoedigen
encouragement {n} (that which serves to incite, support, promote or advance, as favor, countenance, reward etc.)  :: aanmoediging {f}, bemoediging {f}
encouragement {n} (the act of encouraging)  :: aanmoediging {f}
encroach {v} (to intrude unrightfully on someone else's rights or territory)  :: binnendringen
encroachment {n} (entry into a place or area that was previously uncommon)  :: aantasting {f}, afslijting {f}, overschrijding {f}
encroachment {n} (intrusion upon another's possessions or rights)  :: aantasting {f}, inbreuk {f}
encrypt {v} (to conceal information by means of a code or cipher)  :: versleutelen, coderen, vercijferen, encrypteren
encyclopaedia {n} (encyclopedia) SEE: encyclopedia  ::
encyclopedia {n} (comprehensive reference with articles on a range of topics)  :: encyclopedie {m}
encyst {v} (To enclose within a cyst.)  :: inkapselen
end {n} (death)  :: einde {n}
end {n} (extreme part)  :: einde {n}, uiteinde {n}
end {v} (ergative, intransive: be finished, be terminated)  :: eindigen, ophouden, einden
end {v} (transitive: finish, terminate (something))  :: beëindigen
endangered {adj} (in danger, at risk)  :: bedreigd
endarken {v} (to render dark or darker)  :: verduisteren
endbrain {n} (telencephalon) SEE: telencephalon  ::
endearing {adj} (inspiring love)  :: vertederend
endeavor {n} (a sincere attempt)  :: inspanning, ijveren {n}, poging
endeavor {n} (enterprise; assiduous or persistent activity)  :: [en] inspanning, moeite, streven {n}
endeavor {v} (attempt through application of effort)  :: zich beijveren, proberen, nastreven
endemic {adj} (native to a particular area)  :: inheems, endemisch
endemic {adj} (peculiar to a particular area)  :: endemisch
endemic {adj} (prevalent in a particular area)  :: endemisch
endemic {n} (individual or species that is endemic)  :: inheemse soort {f}, inboorling {m}
ending {n} (grammar: last morpheme of a word)  :: uitgang {m}
ending {n} (termination or conclusion)  :: beëindiging {f}
endive {n} (salad vegetable)  :: andijvie {m} {f}
endless {adj} (having no end)  :: eindeloos
endless {adj} (indefinite)  :: oneindig, grenzeloos
endodontist {n} (one who specializes in endodontics)  :: tandarts gespecialiseerd in wortelkanaalbehandeling
endogamy {n} (the practice of marrying within one's own social group)  :: endogamie {f}
endopod {n} (endopodite) SEE: endopodite  ::
endorse {v} (support)  :: ondersteunen, aanbevelen, goedkeuren, bevestigen
endosymbiotic theory {n} (the theory that concerns the origins of mitochondria and chloroplasts)  :: endosymbiontenhypothese
endowment {n} (property or funds invested for the support and benefit of a person or not-for-profit institution.)  :: dotatie {f}
endowment {n} (something with which a person or thing is endowed)  :: gift {m}
end up {v} (arrive at a destination)  :: belanden, terechtkomen
endurable {adj} (able to be endured; tolerable; bearable)  :: draaglijk
endurable {adj} (likely to endure; durable)  :: duurzaam
endurance {n} (the measure of a person's stamina or persistence)  :: uithoudingsvermogen {n}
endure {v} (to continue despite obstacles)  :: voortduren
endure {v} (to tolerate something)  :: verdragen
end user {n} (the final consumer of a product; the intended recipient or user)  :: eindgebruiker {m}
end user license agreement {n} (a contract between the manufacturer or copyright holder)  :: gebruikersovereenkomst {f}
enema {n} (injection of fluid into the rectum)  :: klysma {n}, lavement {n}
enemy {adj} (of, relating to, or belonging to an enemy)  :: vijandelijk
enemy {n} (someone who is hostile to, feels hatred towards, opposes the interests of, or intends injury to someone else)  :: vijand {m}, tegenstander {m}
energy {n} (impetus behind activity)  :: energie {f}
enfant terrible {n} (unconventional badly-behaved person)  :: enfant terrible {n}
enfeoff {v} (to put (a person) in legal possession of a freehold)  :: belenen
enforce {v} (to keep up)  :: handhaven
enforce {v} (to strengthen)  :: versterken
enforcement {n} (act of enforcing; compulsion)  :: handhaving {f}
enfranchise {v} (to grant freedom from servitude)  :: bevrijden van slavernij
enfranchise {v} (to grant municipal or parliamentary rights)  :: stadsrecht verlenen
enfranchise {v} (to grant the privilege of voting)  :: stemrecht verlenen
engage {v} (to bind through legal or moral obligation)  :: verloven
engaged {adj} (agreed to be married)  :: verloofd
engaged {adj} (already involved in a telephone call)  :: bezet, in gesprek
engagement ring {n} (a ring signifying a promise to wed)  :: verlovingsring {m}
engender {v} (to bring into existence, cause)  :: voortbrengen
engender {v}  :: voortbrengen
engine {n} (locomotive)  :: locomotief {m}
engine {n} (mechanical device)  :: motor {m}, aandrijving {f}
engine driver {n} (person)  :: machinist {m}
engineer {n} (locomotive operator)  :: machinist {m}
engineer {n} (person qualified or professionally engaged in engineering)  :: ingenieur {m} {f}
engineer {n} (person who finds a technical solution to a problem)  :: ingenieur {m} {f}, probleemoplosser {m}
engineering {n} (application of science to the needs of humanity)  :: ingenieurswetenschap {f}
engine trouble {n} (problem occurring with an engine or motor)  :: motorpech {f}, motorpanne {f}
England {prop} (England)  :: Engeland {n}
English {adj} (of or pertaining to England)  :: Engels
English {adj} (of or pertaining to the English language)  :: Engels
English {prop} (person from England)  :: Engelsman {m}, Engelse {f}, Engelsen {p}
English {prop} (the English language)  :: Engels {n}
English Channel {prop} (The part of the Atlantic Ocean between Great Britain and France)  :: Kanaal {n}
English horn {n} (cor anglais) SEE: cor anglais  ::
Englishman {n} (native or inhabitant of England)  :: Engelsman {m}
Englishwoman {n} (a female native or inhabitant of England)  :: Engelse {f}
engobe {n} (A clay slip coating applied to a ceramic body)  :: engobe
engrave {v} (carve text or symbols into (something))  :: graveren
engulf {v} (overwhelm)  :: overweldigen
engulf {v} (surround; cover)  :: bedekken, omringen
enhance {v} (augment or make something greater)  :: vergroten, uitbreiden
enhance {v} (improve something by adding features)  :: uitbreiden, verbeteren
enhanced {adj} (improved)  :: versterkt vermeerderd, benadrukt
enhancement {n} (an improvement)  :: verbetering {f}
enigma {n} (riddle, or a difficult problem)  :: raadsel, enigma
enjail {v} (put in jail) SEE: imprison  ::
enjoy {v}  :: genieten
enjoy your meal {phrase} (bon appétit) SEE: bon appétit  ::
enlarge {v} (make larger)  :: uitvergroten
enlargement {n} (Act of making larger)  :: vergroting {f}
enlargen {v} (enlarge) SEE: enlarge  ::
enlightenment {n} (act of enlightening, state of being enlightened)  :: verlichting
Enlightenment {prop} (the Enlightenment)  :: verlichting {f}
enmity {n} (hostile or unfriendly disposition)  :: vijandschap
ennui {n} (listlessness, boredom)  :: lusteloosheid, verveling
enoki {n} (Flammulina velutipes) SEE: enoki mushroom  ::
enoki mushroom {n} (Flammulina velutipes)  :: fluweelpootje {n}
enology {n} (scientific study of wines)  :: oenologie {f}
enormous {adj} (extremely large)  :: enorm, gigantisch
enough {adv} (sufficiently)  :: genoeg
enough {determiner} (sufficient)  :: genoeg, voldoende
enough {interj} (stop!)  :: genoeg!
enough {pron} (a sufficient or adequate number, amount, etc)  :: genoeg
enrapture {v} (to fill with great delight or joy; to fascinate)  :: in vervoering brengen
enravish {v} (to enrapture) SEE: enrapture  ::
enrich {v} (to add nutrients or fertilizer to the soil; to fertilize)  :: verrijken
enrich {v} (to increase the amount of one isotope in a mixture of isotopes)  :: verrijken
enrich {v} (to make rich(er))  :: verrijken
en route {adj} (on the way)  :: onderweg
ensemble {n} (a coordinated costume or outfit; a suit)  :: ensemble {n}
ensemble {n} (a group of musicians, dancers etc who perform together; the chorus of a ballet company)  :: ensemble {n}
ensemble {n} (a group of separate things that contribute to a coordinated whole)  :: ensemble {n}
ensign {n} (banner)  :: vaandel {n}
ensign {n} (military officer)  :: vaandrig {m}
ensue {v} (to occur as consequence)  :: erop volgen, daarop volgen
ensure {v} (assure) SEE: assure  ::
ensure {v} (make sure or certain)  :: verzekeren
entail {v} (to imply or require)  :: verlangen
entangle {v} (involve in complications)  :: verstrikken, verwikkelen
entangle {v} (twist or interweave)  :: verwarren, verknopen
entelechy {n} (complete actualization of a potency)  :: entelechie {f}
entelechy {n} (final form awaiting actualization)  :: entelechie {f}
entelechy {n} (particular type of motivation)  :: entelechie {f}
entelechy {n} (something complex emerging from simple objects put together)  :: entelechie {f}
enter {v} (to go into (a room, etc.))  :: binnengaan
enter {v} (to type into a computer)  :: invoeren
enteritis {n} (intestinal disease)  :: enteritis
enterprise {n} (company, business, organization, or endeavor)  :: onderneming {f}
entertain {v} (to amuse)  :: vermaken, amuseren
entertain {v} (to have over at one's home)  :: ontvangen
entertainment {n} (activity designed to give pleasure or relaxation)  :: vermaak {n}, amusement {n}
enthral {v} (hold spellbound) SEE: enthrall  ::
enthral {v} (make subservient) SEE: enthrall  ::
enthronise {v} (enthrone) SEE: enthrone  ::
enthronize {v} (enthrone) SEE: enthrone  ::
enthuse {v} (to cause (someone) to feel enthusiasm)  :: enthousiasmeren
enthusiasm {n} (feeling of excited, lively interest)  :: enthousiasme {n}, geestdrift
enthusiastic {adj} (with zealous fervor; excited, motivated)  :: enthousiast
enthusiastically {adv} (in an enthusiastic manner)  :: enthousiast
enthymeme {n} (syllogism with required but unstated assumption)  :: enthymeem {c}
entice {v} (To lure; to attract by arousing desire or hope.)  :: aantrekken
enticing {adj} (alluring)  :: verlokkelijk
entire {adj} (internal; interior) SEE: internal, interior  ::
entire {n} (stallion) SEE: stallion  ::
entitlement {n} (government payments that are guaranteed to a segment of the population)  :: uitkering
entitlement {n} (something that one is entitled to)  :: aanspraak
entitlement {n} (the right to have something)  :: recht op
entomologist {n} (scientist who studies insects)  :: entomoloog {m}
entomology {n} (study of insects)  :: entomologie, insectenkunde
entourage {n} (retinue of attendants, associates or followers)  :: gevolg {n}
entrance {n}  :: [1] binnenkomst {f}, [2] intrede {f}, [3] toegangsrecht {n}
entrance {n} (The place of entering, as a gate or doorway)  :: ingang {m}
entrance {v} (To delight)  :: verwonderen
entrance {v} (To put into trance)  :: in trance brengen
entrée {n} (main dish) SEE: main course  ::
entreaty {n} (petition, solicitation, prayer)  :: smeekbede {f}, smeekgebed {n}
entrench {v} (dig)  :: graven
entrench {v} (establish financial position)  :: zich vestigen
entrench {v} (surround with a trench)  :: ingraven
entrepreneur {n} (person who organizes and operates a business and assumes the associated risk)  :: ondernemer
entresol {n} (an intermediate floor in a building)  :: tussenverdieping {f}
entropy {n} (term in thermodynamics)  :: entropie
entrust {v} (To trust to the care of)  :: toevertrouwen
entry {n} (act of entering)  :: invoer {m}
entry {n} (article in a dictionary or encyclopedia)  :: trefwoord {n}, artikel
entry {n} (doorway that provides a means of entering a building)  :: ingang
entry {n} (permission to enter)  :: toegang {m}
entry {n} (record in a log or in a database)  :: post, notitie
entry {n} (room)  :: entree
entry {n} (term in a matrix)  :: element {n}
enumerate {v} (To determine the amount of)  :: opsommen, enumereren
enumerate {v} (To specify each member of a sequence individually in incrementing order)  :: uittellen
envelop {v} (to surround or enclose)  :: omvatten, omhullen
envelope {n} (something that envelops)  :: omslag {m}
envelope {n} (wrapper for mailing)  :: envelop {f}, briefomslag {m}
envious {adj} (feeling or exhibiting envy)  :: jaloers, nijdig
environment {n} (area around something)  :: omgeving {c}
environment {n} (natural world or ecosystem)  :: milieu {n}
environment {n} (political or social setting, arena or condition)  :: milieu
envoy {n} (representative)  :: gezant {m}
envy {n} (resentful desire of something possessed by another)  :: afgunst {f}, nijd {m}
envy {v} (to feel displeasure towards (someone) because of their good fortune, possessions)  :: benijden, afgunstig zijn
Enzedder {n} (Kiwi) SEE: Kiwi  ::
eon {n} (eternity)  :: eeuwigheid {f}, [rare] eterniteit {f}, [rare] sempiterniteit {f}
eon {n} (geological time period)  :: eon {n}
eon {n} (period of 1,000,000,000 years)  :: eon {n}
eosin {n} (red, acidic dye)  :: eosine {f}, roodsel {n}
epee {n} (A fencing sword)  :: degen {m}
epenthesis {n} (insertion of a phoneme or letter into a word)  :: epenthesis
ephemeral {adj} (existing for only one day)  :: eendaags, eendags
ephemeral {adj} (lasting for a short period of time)  :: vergankelijk, kortstondig, vluchtig
Ephesians {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Efeziërs, Brief van Paulus aan de Efeziërs
Ephesus {prop} (a city of ancient Anatolia, in what is now Turkey)  :: Efeze {m}
Ephraim {prop} (given name)  :: Efraïm
epi- {prefix} (above, over, on, in addition to)  :: epi-
epic {adj} (extraordinary)  :: episch
epic {adj} (Momentously heroic)  :: episch, heldhaftig
epic {adj} (of, or relating to, an epic)  :: episch
epic {n} (events appropriate to an epic)  :: episch gebeuren/verhaal {n}, heldendaden {p}
epic {n} (extended narrative poem)  :: epos, heldendicht {n}
epicaricacy {n} (rejoicing at or deriving pleasure from the misfortunes of others)  :: leedvermaak {n}
epicarp {n} (exocarp) SEE: exocarp  ::
epicene {adj} (having both male and female biological characteristics)  :: tweeslachtig, androgyn, hermafrodiet
epicene {adj} (having neither male nor female biological characteristics)  :: geslachtloos, asexueel
epicene {adj} (in grammar)  :: geslachtloos, gemeenslachtig
epicene {adj} (lacking gender distinction)  :: geslachtloos, gemeenslachtig
epicene {adj} (male with unusually strong female characteristics)  :: verwijfd
epicene {n} (hermaphrodite) SEE: hermaphrodite  ::
epicentre {n} (point above earthquake)  :: epicentrum
epicycle {n} (a small circle whose centre is on the circumference of a larger circle)  :: epicykels
epidemic {adj} (like an epidemic)  :: epidemisch
epidemic {n} (occurrence of such disease)  :: epidemie
epidemic {n} (widespread disease)  :: epidemie
epidemiologic {adj} (of or pertaining to epidemiology)  :: epidemiologisch
epidemiological {adj} (of or pertaining to epidemiology) SEE: epidemiologic  ::
epidemiologist {n} (Scientist specialized in epidemiology)  :: epidemioloog
epidermis {n} (skin's outer layer in animals)  :: opperhuid
epididymal {adj} (epididymal)  :: epididymaal, van de bijbal, paratesticulair
epididymis {n} (tube)  :: bijbal, paratestikel {m}, epididymis {m}
epigenetic {adj} (related to epigenesis)  :: epigenetisch
epigenetic {adj} (related to epigenetics)  :: epigenetisch
epigenetics {n} (The study of heritable changes caused by the activation and deactivation of genes without any change in DNA sequence)  :: epigenetica
epigenetics {n} (The study of the processes involved in the genetic development of an organism, especially the activation and deactivation of genes)  :: epigenetica
epigone {n} (follower, disciple)  :: epigoon {m}
epigram {n} (short, witty or pithy poem)  :: hekelrijm
epigraphy {n} (study of inscriptions)  :: epigrafie {f}
epilogue {n} (brief oration or script at the end of a literary piece)  :: epiloog {n}, nawoord {n}
epiphany {n} (illuminating realization or discovery)  :: epifanie, ingeving {n}
epiphany {n} (manifestation or appearance of a divine or superhuman being)  :: verschijning, openbaring
Epiphany {n} (Christian feast)  :: Driekoningen {m}
epiphenomenon {n} (any state, process or other activity that is the result of another)  :: afgeleid gegeven, epifenomeen {n}
epiphenomenon {n} (medicine: a symptom that develops during the course of a disease not connected to the disease)  :: epiphenomena
epiphenomenon {n} (philosophy, psychology: mental state or process that is an incidental byproduct of physiological events)  :: bijverschijnsel, epifenomeen {n}
Epirote {n} (an inhabitant of Epirus)  :: Epiroot {m}
Epirus {prop} (one of the 13 peripheries)  :: Epirus, Epiros
Epirus {prop} (region; historical kingdom)  :: Epirus, Epiros
episcopal {adj} (related to a bishop)  :: bisschoppelijk
episode {n} (incident or action connected with a series of events)  :: gebeuren {n}, episode
episode {n} (installment of a drama told in parts)  :: episode {f}, aflevering {f}
epistaxis {n} (nosebleed)  :: epistaxis {f}
epistemic {adj} (relating to knowledge or cognition)  :: epistemisch
epistemic {adj} (relating to theory of knowledge)  :: epistemisch, epistemologisch
epistemology {n} (branch of philosophy dealing with the study of knowledge)  :: kennistheorie {f}
epitaph {n} (inscription on a gravestone)  :: grafschrift
epithelium {n} (membranous tissue)  :: epitheel
epithet {n} (abusive or contemptuous word or phrase)  :: scheldnaam {m}, schimpnaam {m}
epithet {n} (term used as a descriptive substitute for the name or title of a person)  :: epitheton {n}
epithet {n} (term used to characterize a person or thing)  :: toenaam {m}, epitheton {n}
epithet {n} (word in the scientific name of a taxon following the name of the genus or species)  :: epitheton {n}
epitome {n} (embodiment or encapsulation of)  :: verwezenlijking {f}, belichaming {f}, personificatie {f}
epitome {n} (summary)  :: samenvatting {f}, synopsis {f}, uittreksel {n}, excerpt {n}
epitome {n} (the height; the best)  :: toppunt {n}
epitomize {v} (be an epitome)  :: belichamen, in zich verenigen
epitomize {v} (make an epitome)  :: excerperen, samenvatten
epitrochoid {n} (geometric curve)  :: epitrochoïde {f}
eponym {n} (name of a person that has given rise to the name of something)  :: eponiem {n}, naamgever {m}
eponym {n} (word formed from a person’s name)  :: eponiem {n}
eponymous {adj} (relating to the person after which something is named)  :: naamgevend, gelijknamig
epsilon {n} (arbitrarily small quantity)  :: epsilon {m} {f}
epsilon {n} (name for the fifth letter of the Greek alphabet)  :: epsilon {m} {f}
epsilon {n} (negligible effect)  :: kleinigheid {f}
epsilon {n} (symbol for front half open unrounded vowel)  :: epsilon {m} {f}
equable {adj} (calm and steady)  :: gelijkmatig
equal {adj} (mathematics: exactly identical)  :: gelijk, gelijke, identiek, identieke
equal {adj} (the same in all respects)  :: gelijk, gelijke, identiek, identieke
equal {n} (person or thing of equal status to others)  :: gelijke {m} {f}
equal {v} (be equal to)  :: gelijk zijn aan
equal {v} (informal: have as its consequence)  :: betekenen
equality {n} (equal treatment of people irrespective of social or cultural differences)  :: gelijkberechtiging
equality {n} (fact of being equal)  :: gelijkheid {f}
equality {n} (mathematics: fact of having the same value)  :: gelijkheid {f}
equanimity {n} (state of being calm)  :: gelatenheid, berusting, kalmte, gelijkmoedigheid {f}
equation {n} (assertion)  :: vergelijking
equator {n} (celestial equator) SEE: celestial equator  ::
equator {n} (circle around the earth)  :: evenaar {m}, equator {m}
equatorial {adj} (of, near, or relating to the equator)  :: equatoriaal
equatorial {n} (kind of telescope)  :: equatoriaal {m} {n}
Equatorial Guinea {prop} (country in Western Africa)  :: Equatoriaal-Guinea
equerry {n} (a personal attendant to a head of state, a member of a royal family, or a national representative)  :: hofdienaar
equerry {n} (a responsible for the care of the horses of a person of rank)  :: stalmeester
equestrian {adj} (of horseback riding or horseback riders)  :: ruiter
equilateral {adj} (referring to a polygon all of whose sides are of equal length)  :: gelijkzijdig
equilateral triangle {n} (a triangle having all three sides equal)  :: gelijkzijdige driehoek {m}
equilibrium {n} (condition of a system in which competing influences are balanced)  :: evenwicht {n}
equilibrium {n} (mental balance)  :: evenwicht {n}
equinoctial {n} (celestial equator) SEE: celestial equator  ::
equinox {n} (intersection of the ecliptic with the celestial equator)  :: nachtevening, dag-en-nachtevening, equinox
equip {v} (to furnish for service)  :: uitrusten
equipment {n} (the act of equipping)  :: uitrusting {f}
equipment {n} (whatever is used in equipping)  :: uitrusting {f}
equipoise {n} (counterbalance)  :: tegenwicht {n}
equipoise {n} (state of balance)  :: evenwicht {n}
equitable {adj} (fair, just, or impartial)  :: rechtvaardig
equity {n} (ownership, especially in terms of net monetary value of some business)  :: aandeel
equivalence {n} (the condition of being equivalent)  :: gelijkwaardigheid
equivalent {adj} (equal-area) SEE: equal-area  ::
equivalent {adj} (similar or identical in value)  :: gelijkwaardig
-er {suffix} ((used form a demonym) resident or inhabitant of...)  :: -er {m}, -se {f}
-er {suffix} (used to form the comparative of adjectives)  :: -er
-er {suffix} (used to form the comparative of adverbs)  :: -er
era {n} (time period)  :: tijdperk {n}, periode {f}, era {m}, tijdrekening {f}
eradicate {v} (to completely destroy; to reduce to nothing radically)  :: met wortel en al uitroeien
eradicate {v} (to pull up by the roots)  :: ontwortelen
erase {v} (to remove markings or information)  :: uitwissen
eraser {n} (thing used to erase something written or drawn)  :: gom, gum
erbium {n} (chemical element)  :: erbium {n}
ere {prep} (before, sooner than)  :: eer
erectile dysfunction {n} (erectile dysfunction)  :: erectiestoornis
erection {n} (rigid state of penis or clitoris)  :: erectie
eremetic {adj} (of or pertaining to eremites) SEE: eremitic  ::
eremite {n} (hermit) SEE: hermit  ::
eremitical {adj} (eremitic) SEE: eremitic  ::
ereyesterday {adv} (on the day before yesterday) SEE: day before yesterday  ::
ereyesterday {n} (the day before yesterday) SEE: day before yesterday  ::
ergative case {n} (case used to indicate the agent of a verb)  :: ergatief {m}
ergativity {n} (linguistic: structuring property of grammar)  :: ergativiteit {f}
ergo {conj}  :: daarom
ergonomics {n} (science)  :: ergonomie {f}
Eric {prop} (male given name)  :: Erik
Erika {prop} (female given name) SEE: Erica  ::
Eritrea {prop} (country in Eastern Africa)  :: Eritrea
ermine {n} (Mustela erminea)  :: hermelijn {m}
erne {n} (Haliaeetus albicilla) SEE: white-tailed eagle  ::
Ernest {prop} (given name)  :: Ernst
erode {v} (To wear away by abrasion, corrosion or chemical reaction)  :: afslijten, uitslijten, verweren, eroderen, corroderen, aantasten, aanvreten, uitbijten, inbijten
Eros {prop} (God of love)  :: Eros {m}
erotic {adj} (tending to arouse sexual desire)  :: erotisch
err {v} (make a mistake)  :: een fout maken, een vergissing maken, zich vergissen
err {v} (sin) SEE: sin  ::
errant {adj} (straying from the proper course or standard)  :: dolend
errata {n} (an added page in a printed work)  :: errata
erratic {adj} (unsteady, random; prone to unexpected changes; not consistent)  :: onregelmatig
erroneously {adv} (incorrectly) SEE: incorrectly  ::
err on the side of caution {v} (to act in the least risky manner)  :: het zekere voor het onzekere nemen
error {n} (difference between a measured or calculated value and a true one)  :: fout, afwijking
error {n} (mistake)  :: fout, vergissing {f}, onjuistheid {f}
error {n} (one or more mistakes in a trial that could be grounds for review of the judgement)  :: procedurefout
error {v} ((nonstandard) To make a mistake; to result in an error) SEE: err  ::
ersatz {n} (something made in imitation)  :: ersatz, surrogaat
erstwhile {adj} (former, previous)  :: voormalig, vroeger, toenmalig
erstwhile {adv} (erstwhile) SEE: formerly  ::
erudite {adj} (scholarly, learned)  :: geleerd, belezen, erudiet
erudition {n} (profound knowledge, especially that based on learning and scholarship)  :: eruditie {f}
erythrocyte {n} (a red blood cell)  :: erytrocyt {m}, rode bloedcel {f} {m}
erythronium {n} (vanadium) SEE: vanadium  ::
Erzya {n} (person)  :: Erzja
Erzya {prop} (language)  :: Erzja
Esau {prop} (son of Isaac and Rebekah)  :: Esau
escalate {v} (to intensify)  :: escaleren
escalator {n} (mechanical device)  :: roltrap {m}
escapade {n} (daring or adventurous act; undertaking which goes against convention)  :: escapade {f}
escape {n} (act of leaving a dangerous or unpleasant situation)  :: ontsnappen
escape {n} (key on most modern computer keyboards)  :: escapetoets {m}
escape {v} (to avoid capture)  :: er vanaf komen
escape {v} (to elude)  :: ontsnappen aan, ontgaan
escape {v} (to get free)  :: ontsnappen
escape {v} (to halt a program by pressing a combination of keys)  :: stoppen, afbreken, onderbreken
Escaut {prop} (the river Scheldt) SEE: Scheldt  ::
eschatology {n} (system of doctrines concerning final matters, such as death)  :: eschatologie {f}
eschatology {n} (the study of the end times)  :: eschatologie {f}
Escherian {adj} (of or relating to M C Escher)  :: Escheriaans {n}
eschew {v} (avoid, shun)  :: vermijden, schuwen, ontwijken
e-scrap {n} (e-waste) SEE: e-waste  ::
escrow {n}  :: borg
escutcheon {n} (coat of arms)  :: wapenschild {n}
escutcheon {n} (plate or bezel to fill the gap around a protruberance)  :: sleutelschild {n}
Eskimo {adj} (of, or relating to an Eskimo, Eskimos or their language, languages)  :: Eskimo-
Eskimo {n} (member of the Eskimo people(s))  :: Eskimo {m}
Eskimo {prop} (group of native peoples)  :: Eskimos {m-p}
Eskimo {prop} (language)  :: Eskimo {n}
esoteric {adj} (confidential; private)  :: exclusief
esoteric {adj} (having to do with concepts that are highly theoretical)  :: cerebraal, esoterisch
esoteric {adj} (Understood only by a chosen few or an enlightened inner circle.)  :: esoterisch
esoterism {n} (inward forms of faith and religion)  :: esoterie
espagnolette {n} (locking device)  :: espagnoletsluiting
especially {adv} (particularly)  :: vooral
Esperanto {prop} (auxiliary language)  :: Esperanto {n}
espionage {n} (act of learning secret information through clandestine means)  :: spionage
espouse {v} (accept, support, take as one’s own)  :: verdedigen, aannemen, ondersteunen
espouse {v} (become married to)  :: trouwen met, in het huwelijk treden met, tot man nemen, tot vrouw nemen
essay {n} (an attempt)  :: poging {f}
essay {n} (written composition)  :: essay {n}, opstel {n}
essence {n} (concentrate)  :: essence, aftreksel
essence {n} (fragrance)  :: parfum {m} {n}
essence {n} (inherent nature)  :: essentie
essence {n} (true nature of something)  :: wezen {n}
essential {adj} (in basic form)  :: essentieel, wezenlijk, echt
essential {adj} (necessary)  :: essentieel, onontbeerlijk, wezenlijk, noodzakelijk, nodig
essential {adj} (of high importance)  :: essentieel, onontbeerlijk, wezenlijk, belangrijk
essential {n} (fundamental ingredient)  :: essentiële {n}
essentially {adv} (essentially)  :: essentieel
essential oil {n} (volatile oil used to make perfumes and flavourings)  :: etherische olie
-est {suffix} (second-person singular present tense of verbs)  :: -t
-est {suffix} (superlative of adjectives and adverbs)  :: -ste
establish {v} (To form; to set up in business)  :: oprichten, stichten
establish {v} (To found; to institute)  :: oprichten
establish {v} (To prove and cause to be accepted as true; to establish a fact; to demonstrate)  :: bevestigen, vaststellen
establishment {n} (that which is established)  :: vestiging, bestel {n}
estate {n} (area of land under single ownership)  :: landgoed {n}
estate {n} (body style of cars) SEE: station wagon  ::
estate {n} (collective net property of someone, especially a deceased person)  :: bezit {n}
estate {n} (historical: major social class or order of persons)  :: standadel,
estate {n} (housing estate) SEE: housing estate  ::
estate {n} (law: nature and extent of a person's interest in, or ownership of, land)  :: bezit, eigendom,
estate car {n} (station wagon) SEE: station wagon  ::
esteem {n} (favourable regard)  :: achting {f}
esteem {v} (to regard with respect)  :: achten, waarderen, prijzen
Esther {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Ester
estimate {n} (rough calculation or guess)  :: schatting {f}
estimate {v} (to calculate roughly)  :: schatten
Estonia {prop} (country)  :: Estland
Estonian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to the country of Estonia, its people or their language)  :: Ests, Estisch
Estonian {n} (person)  :: Est {m}, Estlander {m}, Estlandse {f}
Estonian {prop} (language)  :: Ests {n}, Estisch {n}
estragon {n} (tarragon) SEE: tarragon  ::
estrange {v} (cause to feel less close or friendly; alienate)  :: vervreemden
estrange {v} (remove from an accustomed place or set of associations)  :: ontwortelen
estrogen {n} (estrogen)  :: oestrogeen {n}, estrogeen {n}
estuary {n} (place where ocean tides and river water merge)  :: estuarium
eta {n} (Greek letter)  :: èta {m} {f}
et al. {abbr} (and others)  :: en anderen
etc. {phrase} (abbreviation of “et cetera”; and the rest; and so forth, see also: et cetera)  :: enz. (en zo voorts), etc.
et cetera {phrase} (and so on, see also: etc.)  :: enzovoort, enz., enzovoorts
etching {n} (art of producing an image)  :: ets {m} {f}
eternal {adj} (lasting forever)  :: eeuwig, eindeloos
eternity {n} (infinite time)  :: eeuwigheid {f} (definite article only)
eternity {n} (informal: a comparatively long time)  :: eeuwigheid {f} (indefinite article only)
eternity {n} (period of time that elapses after death)  :: de eeuwigheid {f} (definite article required; often capitalized)
eternity {n} (time extending infinitely far into the future)  :: eeuwigheid {f}
ethane {n} (aliphatic hydrocarbon, C2H6)  :: ethaan
ethene {n} (ethylene) SEE: ethylene  ::
ether {n} (archaic: space filling substance)  :: ether {m}
ether {n} (organic chemistry: a compound containing an oxygen atom bonded to two hydrocarbon groups)  :: ether {m}
ether {n} (organic chemistry: diethyl ether, C4H10O)  :: ether {m}
ether {n} (the fifth classic physical element)  :: ether {m}
ethics {n} (standards of conduct)  :: zedenkunde {f}, ethiek {f}
ethics {n} (study of principles governing right and wrong conduct)  :: zedenkunde {f}, ethiek {f}
Ethiopia {prop} (country in Eastern Africa)  :: Ethiopië
Ethiopian {n} (person)  :: Ethiopiër {m}
ethnic {adj} (belonging to a foreign culture)  :: etnisch, exotisch, vreemd
ethnic {adj} (of or relating to a group of people)  :: etnisch
ethnic {n} (ethnic minority)  :: (etnische) minderheid(sgroep)
ethnic {n} (ethnic person, notably when foreigner or immigrant)  :: vreemdeling {m}
ethnic cleansing {n} (ethnic cleansing)  :: etnische zuivering {f}
ethnographic {adj} (of, or relating to ethnography)  :: etnografisch
ethnologic {adj} (ethnologic) SEE: ethnological  ::
ethnologist {n} (one who practices ethnology)  :: ethnoloog {m}, ethnologe {f}
ethnology {n} (branch of anthropology)  :: volkskunde {f}, volkenkunde
ethologic {adj} (ethologic) SEE: ethological  ::
ethylene {n} (compound)  :: etheen
ethyne {n} (the compound C2H2)  :: ethyn
etic {adj} (analyzing a culture from outside)  :: etisch
Etruscan {adj} (pertaining to the region and culture of Etruria)  :: Etruskisch
Etruscan {n} (inhabitant of Etruria)  :: Etrusk
Etruscan {prop} (extinct language of Etruria)  :: Etruskisch {n}
etymological {adj} (of or relating to etymology)  :: etymologisch
etymologically {adv} (Based on or belonging to etymology)  :: etymologisch
etymology {n} (account of the origin and historical development of a word)  :: etymologie {f}
etymology {n} (study of the historical development of languages, particularly of individual words)  :: etymologie {f}, woordherkomst {f}
EU {initialism} (European Union, see also: European Union)  :: EU {f}
eucalyptus {n} (any of many trees of genus Eucalyptus)  :: eucalyptus {m}
Eucharist {n} (ceremony)  :: eucharistieviering {f}
Eucharist {n} (sacrament)  :: eucharistie {f}
eucharistic {adj} (pertaining to the Eucharist)  :: eucharistisch
Euclidean {adj} (of traditional geometry)  :: euclidisch
Euclidean geometry {n} (mathematical system)  :: euclidische meetkunde {f}
Euclidian space {n} (Euclidean space) SEE: Euclidean space  ::
euergetism {n} (the practice of élite in Greek and Roman cities to distribute a part of their wealth to the community)  :: evergetisme
eukaryote {n} (any of the single-celled or multicellular organisms whose cells contain at least one distinct nucleus)  :: eukaryoten {p}
Euler's formula {prop} (Euler's formula)  :: formule van Euler
eulogize {v}  :: loven
eulogy {n} (an oration to honor a deceased person)  :: grafrede {f}
eulogy {n} (high praise or recommendation)  :: lofrede {f}
eunuch {n} (castrated human male)  :: eunuch {m}, castraat {m}
eunuch {n} (such a man who was harem guard or in Middle Eastern courts under Roman Emperors, important officials of the state)  :: eunuch {m}
euphemism {n} (use of a word or phrase to replace another word with one considered less offensive)  :: verbloeming, eufemisme {n}
euphemism {n} (word or phrase that is used to replace another in this way)  :: eufemisme {n}
euphonium {n} (brass instrument)  :: euphonium
Euphrates {prop} (river in the Middle East)  :: Eufraat
Eurasia {prop} (the largest landmass on Earth, consisting of Europe and Asia)  :: Eurazië {n}
Eurasian black vulture {n} (Aegypius monachus)  :: monniksgier
Eurasian jay {n} (Garrulus glandarius)  :: gaai {m}
Eurasian sparrowhawk {n} (Accipiter nisus)  :: sperwer {m}
Eurasian Union {prop} (EAU) SEE: EAU  ::
Euripides {prop} (a Greek tragedian)  :: Euripides {m}
euro {n} (currency unit of the European Monetary Union)  :: euro
Euromaidan {prop} (series of anti-government protests in Ukraine)  :: Euromaidan {n} {m}, Euromajdan {n} {m}
Europe {prop} (continent)  :: Europa {n}
Europe {prop} (European Union) SEE: European Union  ::
European {adj} (relating to Europe or the European Union)  :: Europees
European {n} (person)  :: Europeaan
European alder {n} (black alder) SEE: black alder  ::
European bison {n} (the wisent species Bison bonasus)  :: wisent {m}
European Central Bank {prop} (central bank for the European Union)  :: Europese Centrale Bank
European hedgehog {n} (Erinaceus europaeus)  :: egel
European mink {n} (mink species)  :: nerts {m}
European otter {n} (Lutra lutra)  :: visotter {m}
European redbud {n} (* Judas tree) SEE: * Judas tree  ::
European robin {n} (Erithacus rubecula)  :: roodborstje {n}
European smelt {n} (Osmerus eperlanus)  :: spiering
European swamp thistle {n} (marsh thistle) SEE: marsh thistle  ::
European Union {prop} (European supranational organisation)  :: Europese Unie {f}
europium {n} (chemical element)  :: europium {n}
Eurotunnel {prop} (Channel Tunnel) SEE: Channel Tunnel  ::
Eurovision {prop} (television network)  :: Eurovisie
Eurozone {n} (those European Union members whose official currency is the euro)  :: eurozone {f}
Eustachian tube {n} (tube that links the pharynx to the cavity of the middle ear)  :: buis van Eustachius
euthanasia {n} (practice of killing a human being or animal)  :: euthanasie {f}
Euxine Sea {prop} ( ) SEE: [[ ]]  ::
EVA {initialism} (ethylene-vinyl acetate) SEE: ethylene-vinyl acetate  ::
EVA {initialism} (extravehicular activity) SEE: extravehicular activity  ::
evacuate {v} (to move out of an unsafe location into safety)  :: evacueren
evacuation {n} (act of emptying)  :: evacuatie {f}
evaluation {n} (assessment)  :: beoordeling {f}, evaluatie {f}
evangelical {adj}  :: evangelisch
evangelist {n} (itinerant or special preacher, especially a revivalist)  :: evangelist {m}
evangelization {n} (act of evangelizing)  :: evangelisatie {f}
evangelize {v} (tell people about Christianity)  :: evangeliseren, uitdragen van de blijde boodschap
evaporate {v} (to transition from a liquid state into a gaseous state)  :: verdampen
evaporation {n} (process of liquid converting to the gaseous state)  :: verdamping
eve {n} (day or night before)  :: vooravond {m}, vigilie {f}
Eve {prop} (given name)  :: Eva
even {adj} (arithmetic: divisible by two)  :: even, paar
even {adj} (equal)  :: gelijk, gelijkmatig
even {adj} (flat and level)  :: vlak, vlakke, gelijk, gelijke
even {adj} (without great variation)  :: gelijke, gelijkmatig, gelijkmatige
even {adv} (emphasising comparative)  :: nog
even {adv} (implying extreme example)  :: zelfs, (niet) eens
even {n} (Evening of the day)  :: avondstond {m}
even {v} (make even)  :: evenen, gelijkmaken, platmaken
evening {n} (time of day between the approximate time of midwinter dusk and midnight)  :: avond
evening dress {n} (elegant dress worn by women)  :: avondjapon, avondjurk
evening star {n} (Oenothera biennis)  :: middelste teunisbloem {f}, nachtkeers {f}, nachtpitjes {p}, nachtkaars {f}, leliën-van-een-nacht {p}, vierentwintiguursbloem {f}
evening star {n} (planet Venus seen in the evening)  :: avondster {f}
even so {adv} (despite the contrary)  :: desondanks, zelfs dan, toch
event {n} (occurrence of social or personal importance)  :: gebeurtenis, evenement
event horizon {n} (gravitational sphere within which light cannot escape)  :: waarnemingshorizon
even though {conj} (although)  :: ook al, ondanks dat
eventual {adj}  :: uiteindelijk
eventually {adv} (in the end)  :: uiteindelijk
ever {adv} (always)  :: ooit, altijd, steeds
ever {adv} (at any time)  :: ooit
Everest {prop} (Mount Everest) SEE: Mount Everest  ::
Everett {prop} (male given name)  :: Evert
evergreen {adj} (of plants, that do not shed their leaves)  :: groenblijvend
everlasting {adj} (Continuing indefinitely)  :: eindeloos
everlasting {adj} (Lasting or enduring forever)  :: altijddurend
every {determiner} (all of a countable group)  :: elk, ieder
everybody {pron} (all people)  :: iedereen, allen
every cloud has a silver lining {proverb} (in every bad situation there is an element of good)  :: achter de wolken schijnt de zon
everyday {adj} (appropriate for ordinary use, rather than for special occasions)  :: alledaags
everyday {adj} (commonplace, ordinary)  :: alledaags
every Jack has his Jill {proverb}  :: op elk potje past een deksel
every man for himself {interj} (forget about comradeship; save yourselves!)  :: ieder voor zich
everyone {pron} (every person)  :: iedereen, elkeen, allen, allemaal, iegelijk
everyone else {pron} (all other persons)  :: alle anderen, ieder ander
every other {adj} (every second) SEE: every second  ::
everything {pron} (all the things)  :: alles
everywhere {adv} (at all places)  :: overal
evict {v} (to expel)  :: verjagen, uitzetten
evidence {n} (anything admitted by a court as proof)  :: bewijs {n}
evidence {n} (facts presented in support of an assertion)  :: bewijs {n}
evidential {adj} (of or providing evidence)  :: bewijskrachtig
evidently {adv} (obviously)  :: duidelijk, klaarblijkelijk
evil {adj} (intending to harm)  :: kwaadaardig, boosaardig, kwaad, slecht, euvel
evil {adj} (morally corrupt)  :: slecht
evil {n} (evil)  :: kwade {n}, kwaad {n}, slechte {n}, euvel {n}
evil eye {n} (evil eye)  :: boze oog {n}
evilness {n} (of or relating to evil)  :: slechtheid {f}, kwaadaardigheid {f}
evince {v} (show or demonstrate clearly)  :: aantonen, bewijzen, vertonen
eviscerate {v} (to disembowel)  :: ontdarmen, ontweiden, van ingewanden ontdoen
eviscerate {v} (to elicit the essence of)  :: uithollen
eviscerate {v} (to make ineffectual or meaningless)  :: ontkrachten,verzwakken
evisceration {n} (A disemboweling.)  :: van ingewanden ontdoenontweien
evisceration {n} (A vigorous verbal assault.)  :: iets afbreken, neerhalen
evoke {v} (to cause the manifestation of)  :: oproepen
evolution {n} (biology: change in the genetic composition of a population over time)  :: evolutie {f}
evolution {n} (general: a gradual process of development)  :: evolutie {f}
evolutionary {adj} (of or relating to evolution)  :: evolutionair
evolutionary biology {n} (sub-field of biology)  :: evolutiebiologie {f}
evolutionistic {adj} (of or pertaining to evolutionism)  :: evolutionistisch
evolve {v} (to develop)  :: ontwikkelen
e-warfare {n} (cyberwarfare) SEE: cyberwarfare  ::
ewe {n} (female sheep)  :: ooi {f}
Ewe {adj} (pertaining to the Ewe people or language)  :: Ewe-
Ewe {prop} (ethnic group)  :: Ewe {p}
Ewe {prop} (language)  :: Ewe {n}
exacerbate {v} (to make worse)  :: verslechteren, exacerberen
exact {adj} (habitually careful)  :: exact, precies
exact {adj} (precisely agreeing)  :: exact, precies
exact {adj} (precisely conceived or stated)  :: exact, precies
exacting {adj} (Making excessive demands; hard to satisfy)  :: veeleisend
exactly {adv} (in an exact manner)  :: precies, exact
exaggerate {v} (to overstate, to describe more than is fact)  :: overdrijven
exaggerated {adj} (that has been described as greater than it actually is)  :: overdreven, overtrokken
exameter {n} (exametre) SEE: exametre  ::
examination {n} (formal test)  :: toets {m}, proefwerk {n}, examen {n}
examine {v} (to determine the aptitude, skills or qualifications of someone by subjecting them to an examination)  :: examineren
example {n} (something representative of a group)  :: voorbeeld {n}
example {n} (something serving as a pattern of behaviour)  :: voorbeeld
example {n} (something serving to explain or illustrate a rule)  :: voorbeeld {n}
exanimate {adj} (lifeless; dead)  :: levenloos, levensloos, dood, doods, ontzield
exanimate {adj} (spiritless, dispirited, disheartened, not lively)  :: lusteloos, mat
exasperate {v} (frustrate, vex, annoy)  :: tot wanhoop drijven
exasperated {adj} (greatly annoyed; made furious)  :: geërgerd
excavate {v} (to make a hole in (something); to hollow)  :: uithollen
excavate {v} (to remove part of (something) by scooping or digging it out)  :: uithollen
excavate {v} (to uncover (something) by removing its covering)  :: opdelven, uitgraven
excavation {n} (act of excavating, or of making hollow)  :: afgraving {f}
excavation {n} (archaeological excavation)  :: opgraving {f}
excavation {n} (cavity formed by cutting, digging, or scooping)  :: bouwput {m}
excavator {n} (curette used to scrape out pathological material)  :: curette {f}
exceed {v} (to be better than something else or than expected or desirable)  :: overstijgen, overtreffen
exceed {v} (to be larger, greater than something else or than expected or desirable)  :: overschrijden, overstijgen, overtreffen
exceed {v} (to go beyond the limits of something)  :: overschrijden, te buiten gaan, overstijgen
excel {v} (intransitive: to be much better than others)  :: uitblinken
excellent {adj} (of the highest quality)  :: uitstekend, uitmuntend, excellent, voortreffelijk
except {prep} (with the exception of)  :: behalve, uitgezonderd {n}
except {v} (to exclude)  :: uitsluiten, uitzonderen
except {v} (to take exception, to object to)  :: bezwaar hebben, protesteren, bezwaar maken
exception {n} (that which is excepted or taken out from others)  :: uitzondering
exceptionality {n} (quality of being exceptional)  :: uitzonderlijkheid {f}
exception that proves the rule {n} (a form of argument)  :: uitzondering die de regel bevestigt
excerpt {n} (a clip, snippet, passage or extract from a larger work)  :: fragment, passage
excess {n} (degree by which one thing exceeds another)  :: overtreffen
excessive {adj} (exceeding the bounds of something)  :: overmatig
excessively {adv} (in excess)  :: excessief
excessively {adv} (to an excessive degree)  :: buitensporig, extreem
exchange {n} (act of exchanging or trading)  :: uitwisseling
exchange {n} (place for conducting trading)  :: beurs {f}
exchange {v} (To replace with a similar item)  :: ruilen, omruilen, wisselen
exchange {v} (To trade or barter)  :: handelen
exchange rate {n} (currency rate (finance))  :: wisselkoers
exchange student {n} (a student in an exchange scheme)  :: uitwisselingsstudent {m}
excise {n} (excise tax) SEE: excise tax  ::
excise tax {n} (any of various taxes levied on the production or sale of certain goods)  :: accijns {m}
excite {v} (to arouse or bring out (eg feelings); to stimulate)  :: stimuleren, prikkelen
excite {v} (to cause an electron to move to a higher than normal state)  :: exciteren
excite {v} (to stir the emotions of)  :: prikkelen, opwinden
excited {adj} (having great enthusiasm)  :: opgewonden
exciting {adj} (causing excitement)  :: spannend
exclamation mark {n} (punctuation “!”)  :: uitroepteken {n}
exclamation point {n} (exclamation mark) SEE: exclamation mark  ::
exclusive {adj} (exclusionary) SEE: exclusionary  ::
exclusive {adj} (of high quality and/or reknown)  :: exclusief
exclusive {n} (information granted exclusively)  :: exclusief(je) {n}
exclusively {adv} (to the exclusion of anything or anyone else)  :: uitsluitend, exclusief
exclusive right {n} (The power to allow or disallow others from taking certain actions)  :: exclusief recht
excommunication {n} (act of excommunicating or ejecting)  :: excommunicatie
excoriate {v} (to wear off the skin of)  :: schrammen
excoriation {n} (flaying)  :: geseling
excoriation {n} (skin abrasion)  :: afschurving
excoriation {n} (verbal dressing down)  :: uitkaffering
excrement {n} (animal solid waste)  :: uitwerpselen {n-p}
excrescence {n} (Something, usually abnormal, which grows out of something else)  :: uitwas
excrete {v} (to discharge from the system)  :: afscheiden
excruciating {adj} (Causing great pain or anguish, agonizing)  :: martelend,ondraaglijk
excruciating {adj} (Very intense; extreme)  :: extreem, intens
excursion {n} (brief recreational trip)  :: excursie
excuse {n} (explanation designed to avoid or alleviate guilt or negative judgement)  :: uitvlucht {m} {f}, excuus {n}
excuse {v} (allow to leave)  :: verontschuldigen, excuseren
excuse {v} (explain with the aim of alleviating guilt or negative judgement)  :: goedpraten
excuse {v} (forgive, pardon)  :: vergeven, excuseren
excuse me {phrase} (request for attention)  :: pardon, excuseer
excuse me {phrase} (request to pass)  :: pardon, excuseer, excuseert u mij
excuse me {phrase} (request to repeat)  :: pardon, wablief, excuseer
excuse me {phrase} (sorry, as apology)  :: pardon, excuseer, excuseert u mij
execrable {adj} (hateful)  :: verfoeilijk
executable {adj} (capable of being executed)  :: uitvoerbaar
execute {v} (to kill as punishment)  :: executeren
execute {v} (To start a defined process and run it to completion)  :: bewerkstelligen, uitvoeren
execute {v} (To start a defined process, without regard to whether it runs to completion or not)  :: bewerkstelligen, uitvoeren
execute {v} (To start, launch or run software)  :: uitvoeren
execution {n} (act of executing or the state of being executed)  :: uitvoering {f}
execution {n} (act of putting to death or being put to death as a penalty)  :: executie, terechtstelling {f}, doodstraf
execution {n} (carrying into effect of a court judgment, or of a will)  :: tenuitvoerlegging, uitvoering {f}
execution {n} (carrying out of an instruction by a computer)  :: uitvoering {f}
execution {n} (manner or style of a performance etc)  :: uitvoering {f}
executioner {n} (the person who carries out the execution)  :: beul
executive {n} (branch of government responsible for enforcing laws and judicial decisions)  :: uitvoerende macht {f} {m}
exegesis {n} (formal written exposition or explanatory essay)  :: exegese {f}, uitlegging {f}
exegetical {adj} (exegetic) SEE: exegetic  ::
exemplary {adj} (deserving honour, respect and admiration)  :: voorbeeldig
exemplary {adj} (good enough to serve as an example to others)  :: voorbeeldig
exemplary {adj} (ideal) SEE: ideal  ::
exemplary {adj} (perfect) SEE: perfect  ::
exempt {adj} (free from duty or obligation)  :: vrijstellen
exempt {n} (one who has been released from something)  :: vrijgestelde {m}
exempt {v} (to grant freedom or immunity from)  :: vrijstellen
exemption {n} (act of exempting)  :: vrijstelling, ontheffing
exercise {n} (any activity designed to develop or hone a skill or ability)  :: oefenen
exercise bicycle {n} (exercise machine)  :: kamerfiets {m}, hometrainer {m}
exert {v} (to make use of)  :: uitoefenen
exert {v} (to put in vigorous action)  :: inspannen
exertion {n} (the action of exerting)  :: inspanning {f}
exessive {n} (exessive case) SEE: exessive case  ::
exhalation {n} (the act or process of exhaling)  :: uitademing {f}
exhale {v} (breathe out (intransitive))  :: uitademen
exhaust {n} (exhaust pipe) SEE: exhaust pipe  ::
exhaust {n} (system consisting of the parts of an engine through which burned gases or steam are discharged)  :: uitlaatpijp {f}, uitlaat {m}
exhaust {n} (the foul air let out of a room through a register or pipe provided for the purpose)  :: uitlaat {m}
exhaust {n} (the steam let out of a cylinder after it has done its work there)  :: uitlaat {m}
exhaust {v} (to empty by drawing or letting out the contents)  :: uitputten, verminderen
exhausted {adj} (in a state of exhaustion)  :: uitgeput
exhaustion {n} (point of complete depletion)  :: uitputting {f}
exhaustion {n} (supreme tiredness; having exhausted energy)  :: uitputting {f}
exhaustive {adj} (including every possible element)  :: volledig
exhaustiveness {n} (state of being exhaustive)  :: volledigheid {f}
exhibit {n} (instance of exhibiting)  :: vertoning
exhibit {n} (public showing)  :: tentoonstelling, expositie
exhibit {n} (something exhibited)  :: tentoonstellingsstuk
exhibit {v} (demonstrate)  :: vertonen, tonen
exhibit {v} (display or show (something) for others to see)  :: tonen, tentoonstellen
exhibit {v} (display publicly)  :: tentoonstellen
exhibition {n} (large scale public showing of objects or products)  :: tentoonstelling {f}
exhibitionism {n} (practice of drawing attention to oneself)  :: exhibitionisme
exhibitionist {n} (someone who exposes their genitalia in public)  :: exhibitionist {m}
exhort {v} (urge)  :: aansporen, aanporren, manen
exhortation {n} (Act or practice of exhorting)  :: aanmoediging {f}
exhortation {n} (Incite and encourage)  :: aanmoediging {f}
exhume {v} (To dig out of the ground; to take out of a place of burial; to disinter)  :: opgraven
exile {n} (someone who is banished from one's home or country)  :: banneling {m}
exile {n} (the state of being banished from one's home or country)  :: ballingschap {f}
exile {v} (to send into exile)  :: verbannen
exist {v} (to be)  :: bestaan
existence {n} (the state of being, existing, or occurring)  :: bestaan {n}, voorkomen {n}
existent {adj} (existing; having life or being, current; occurring now)  :: bestaand, bestaande
existential {adj}  :: existentiële
existing {adj} (that exists)  :: bestaande
exit {n} (passage from inside to outside)  :: uitgang {m}
exit {n} (way out)  :: uitgang {m}
exit {v} (go out)  :: uitgaan, vertrekken
exit {v} (leave)  :: uitgaan, vertrekken
ex libris {n} (bookplate)  :: ex libris {n}
exobiology {n} (biology dealing with extraterrestrial lifeforms)  :: exobiologie {f}
exodus {n} (sudden departure)  :: exodus {m}, uittocht {m}
Exodus {prop} (book of Torah and Old Testament)  :: Exodus {m}
Exodus {prop} (departure of Hebrew slaves)  :: Exodus {m}, Uittocht {m}
exonerate {v} (To free from accusation or blame)  :: vrijspreken
exonerate {v} (To free from an obligation, responsibility or task)  :: ontheffen
exophthalmos {n} (abnormal protrusion of the eyeball)  :: exoftalmus
exoplanet {n} (planet outside Earth's solar system)  :: exoplaneet
exorbitant {adj} (exceeding proper limits)  :: exorbitant, buitensporig
exorcise {v} (To drive out an evil spirit from a person, place or thing, especially by an incantation or prayer)  :: verdrijven, uitbannen
exorcism {n} (ritual driving out of evil spirits)  :: exorcisme
exorcize {v} (exorcise) SEE: exorcise  ::
exoteric {adj} (Accessible, capable of being readily or fully comprehended)  :: bevattelijk, toegankelijk
exoteric {adj} (of or pertaining to concepts having obvious practical application)  :: praktijkgericht, praktisch
exoteric {adj} (Suitable to be imparted to the public )  :: exoterisch, openbaar
exotic {adj}  :: exotisch, exotische
exotic {adj} (foreign, with the connotation of excitingly foreign)  :: exotisch
expand {v} ((intransitive) algebra: to rewrite as an equivalent sum of terms)  :: uitbonden worden
expand {v} ((intransitive) to (be) change(d) from a smaller form/size to a larger one)  :: uitdijen, uitzetten, uitplooien
expand {v} ((intransitive) to (be) increase(d) in extent, number, volume or scope)  :: uitdijen, zich uitbreiden, toenemen
expand {v} ((intransitive) to speak or write at length or in detail)  :: uitweiden (over)
expand {v} ((transitive) algebra: to rewrite as an equivalent sum of terms)  :: uitwerken, ontbinden in factoren, factoriseren
expand {v} ((transitive) to change from a smaller form/size to a larger one)  :: vergroten, uitbreiden, openzetten, opentrekken
expand {v} ((transitive) to express at length or in detail)  :: elaboreren, uitwerken
expand {v} ((transitive) to increase the extent, number, volume or scope of')  :: uitbreiden, vergroten, vermeerderen
expansive {adj} (comprehensive, see also: Comprehensive in scope or extent)  :: omvattend
expatiate {v}  :: uitweiden, breedvoerig spreken
expatriate {adj} (of people who are expatriates)  :: expat
expatriate {n} (person living outside own country)  :: buitenlander {m}
expatriate {n} (person who has been banished from his own country)  :: banneling
expatriate {v} (banish)  :: verbannen
expectant {adj} (pregnant)  :: in verwachting
expectation {n} (act or state of expecting)  :: verwachting {f}, afwachting {f}
expectation {n} (that which is expected or looked for)  :: verwachting {f}
expectorate {v} (spit) SEE: spit  ::
expedience {n} (quality of being fit or suitable to effect some desired end)  :: toepasselijkheid {f}, passendheid {f}, gepastheid {f}
expedience {n} (speed, haste or urgency)  :: haast {c}, spoed {m}
expediency {n} (quality of being fit or suitable to effect some desired end)  :: doelmatigheid, opportunisme,
expedient {adj} (simple, easy, or quick; convenient)  :: eenvoudig, snel, uitgekookt
expedient {n} (a means for achieving an end)  :: redmiddel, uitweg, slimmigheid
expedite {v} (accelerate progress)  :: versnellen, in vaart brengen
expedition {n} (An important enterprise, implying a change of place)  :: expeditie {f}
expel {v} (to eject)  :: verdrijven, verjagen
expenditure {n} (act of expending)  :: uitgave
expense {n} (a spending or consuming; disbursement; expenditure)  :: uitgave {f}
expensive {adj} (having a high price or cost)  :: duur
experience {n} (activity which one has performed)  :: ervaring {f}
experience {n} (collection of events and/or activities from which an individual or group may gather knowledge)  :: ervaring {f}
experience {n} (event(s) of which one is cognizant)  :: ervaring {f}, belevenis {f}, beleving {f}, ondervinding {f}
experience {n} (the knowledge thus gathered)  :: kennis
experience {v} (to observe or undergo)  :: ervaren, meemaken, ondergaan, ondervinden, beleven
experienced {adj} (having experience)  :: ervaren
experiment {n} (test under controlled conditions)  :: experiment {n}, proef {f}
experiment {v} (to conduct an experiment)  :: experimenteren
experimentally {adv} (in the manner of an experiment)  :: experimenteel
expert {n} (person with extensive knowledge or ability)  :: deskundige, expert
expiation {n} (an act of atonement)  :: boetedoening {f}
expire {v} (become invalid)  :: aflopen, vervallen, verstrijken, verlopen
expire {v} (die) SEE: die  ::
expire {v} (exhale) SEE: exhale  ::
expire {v} (to exhale (something))  :: uitademen, uitblazen
expired {adj} (dead) SEE: dead  ::
expiry {n} (death) SEE: death  ::
explain {v} (excuse)  :: verklaren
explain {v} (report)  :: uitleggen, verklaren
explainable {adj} (explicable) SEE: explicable  ::
explanation {n} (euphemism for excuse)  :: uitvlucht, uitleg {m}
explanation {n} (something that explains)  :: verklaring {f}, uitleg {m}
explanation {n} (the act or process of explaining)  :: verklaring {f}, toelichting {f}
expletive {adj} (marked by phrase-fillers)  :: expletief, vol krachttermen
expletive {adj} (serving to fill up)  :: opvullend
expletive {n} (profane, vulgar term)  :: krachtterm, verwensing, vloek
expletive {n} (word added to fill a syntactic position)  :: vulsel, opvulling
expletive {n} (word that adds strength to a phrase)  :: expletief (woord)
explicit {adj} (containing material that might be deemed offensive)  :: expliciet
explicit {adj} (very specific)  :: expliciet, uitdrukkelijk
explode {v} (to destroy with an explosion)  :: opblazen
explode {v} (to explode (intransitive))  :: exploderen, ontploffen
exploit {n} (achievement)  :: wapenfeit {f}
exploit {n} (computing security)  :: exploit {m}
exploit {n} (heroic or extraordinary deed)  :: heldendaad {c}
exploit {v} (use for one’s advantage)  :: exploiteren, uitbuiten
exploitation {n} (act)  :: uitbuiting {f}, exploitatie {f}, uitbaten {n}
exploration {n} (act of exploring)  :: verkenning {f}, exploratie
exploration {n} (penetrating, or ranging over for purposes of (especially geographical) discovery)  :: exploratie, ontdekkingsreis, ontdekkingstocht
explore {v} (to be enagaged exploring in any of the above senses)  :: op verkenning zijn, exploreren, (aan) exploratie doen
explore {v} (to examine diagnostically)  :: diagnosticeren
explore {v} (to examine or investigate something systematically)  :: onderzoeken, bestuderen, navorsen, exploreren, napluizen, uitpluizen, uitzoeken, aftasten
explore {v} (to (seek) experience first hand)  :: verkennen, exploreren
explore {v} (to travel somewhere in search of discovery)  :: verkennen, exploreren, op/een ontdekkingsreis gaan naar/maken in
explorer {n} (person who by expedition seeks new information)  :: ontdekker, ontdekkingsreiziger {m}
explorer {n} (person who explores)  :: verkenner {m}
explosion {n} (violent release of energy)  :: explosie
explosive {n} (explosive substance)  :: explosief {n}, springstof {f}, plofstof
exponential {adj} (relating to an exponent)  :: exponentieel
exponential growth {n} (growth proportional to value)  :: exponentiële groei {m}
exponentially {adv} (in an exponential manner)  :: exponentiëel
export {v} (to sell (goods) to a foreign country)  :: exporteren
exporter {n} (person who or organization that exports)  :: exporteur {m}
exposé {n} (publication)  :: exposé {n}
expose {v} (to reveal, uncover, make visible, bring to light, introduce to)  :: zichtbaar maken, blootleggen
expose {v} (to subject photographic film to light)  :: blootstellen
exposer {n} (one who exposes)  :: tentoonsteller {m}
exposition {n} (action of putting something out to public view)  :: tentoonstelling {f}
exposure {n} (condition)  :: blootstelling {f}, contact {n}
exposure {n} (gardening)  :: ligging {f}
exposure {n} (lack of protection)  :: blootstelling aan de elementen
exposure {n} (part exposed)  :: ligging {f}
exposure {n} (taking a photograph)  :: belichting {f}
exposure {n} (time & f-number)  :: belichting {f}
express {adj} (moving or operating quickly)  :: snel
express {adj} (specific or precise)  :: gedetailleerd
express {v} (to convey meaning)  :: uitdrukken
expression {n} (colloquialism or idiom)  :: uitdrukking {f}, spreekwijze {f}, wijze van spreken {f}
expression {n} (facial appearance)  :: uitdrukking {f}, gelaatsuitdrukking {f}
expression {n} (mathematics: arrangement of symbols)  :: uitdrukking {f}
expression {n} (particular way of phrasing an idea)  :: uitdrukking {f}
expressionism {n} (genre in music)  :: expressionisme {n}
expressionism {n} (movement in the arts)  :: expressionisme {n}
expressionist {adj} (of, pertaining to, or in the style of expressionism)  :: expressionistisch
expressiveness {n} (the quality of being expressive)  :: zeggingskracht {c}
expressly {adv} (in an expressive or explicit manner)  :: uitdrukkelijk
expressway {n} (freeway) SEE: freeway  ::
expressway {n} (US: divided highway)  :: expressweg, snelweg
expulsion {n} (the act of expelling or the state of being expelled)  :: uitwijzing
expunge {v} (to eliminate)  :: verwijderen
expunge {v} (to erase or strike out)  :: uitwissen
exquisite {adj} (especially fine)  :: exquise
exquisite {n} (fop, dandy) SEE: fop  ::
extant {adj} (still in existence)  :: existent
extemporaneous {adj} (without preparation)  :: onvoorbereid
extempore {adj} (carried out with no preparation; impromptu)  :: onvoorbereid, geïmproviseerd
extempore {adv} (without preparation; extemporaneously)  :: à l'improviste, voor de vuist weg, onvoorbereid
extempore {n} (Something improvised)  :: improvisatie {f}
extend {v} (to cause to increase in extent)  :: uitbreiden
extend {v} (to increase in extent)  :: uitbreiden
extend {v} (to possess a certain extent)  :: uitstrekken
extension {n} (act of extending or the state of being extended)  :: uitbreiding {f}
extension {n} (computing: file extension)  :: achtervoegsel {n}, extensie {f}
extension {n} (medicine: operation of stretching a broken bone)  :: verlenging {f}
extension {n} (telecommunication: phone extension number)  :: toestelnummer {n}, toestel {n}
extension cord {n} (an electrical cord)  :: verlengsnoer {n}
extensive {adj} (wide)  :: uitgebreid
extensively {adv} (in an extensive manner; having great range; having wide breadth and depth)  :: uitvoerig, uitgebreid
extent {n} (range of values or locations)  :: bereik {n}, mate {m} {f}
extenuate {v} (lessen; palliate)  :: verminderen
extenuate {v} (make thin or slender)  :: verdunnen
exterior {adj} (being from outside a country) SEE: foreign  ::
exterior {adj} (external) SEE: external  ::
exterior {adj} (outer) SEE: outer  ::
exterior {adj}  :: uitwendig , buitenlands
exterior {n}  :: buitenland {n}
exterminate {v} (to bring a definite end to, finish completely)  :: afmaken, beëindigen, uitroeien
exterminate {v} (to kill all of a population)  :: uitroeien, verdelgen
extermination camp {n} (facility built by the Nazis) SEE: death camp  ::
external {adj} (outside of something)  :: uiterlijk, uitwendig
extinct {adj} (extinguished, no longer alight (of fire, candles etc.))  :: uit, uitgedoofd
extinct {adj} (having died out)  :: uitgestorven
extinct {adj} (no longer erupting)  :: uitgedoofd, slapend, dood
extinct {adj} (no longer used; obsolete, discontinued)  :: in onbruik
extinction {n} (the action of making or becoming extinct)  :: uitsterven
extinct language {n} (dead language) SEE: dead language  ::
extinguish {v} ((literally) to hunt down (a species) to extinction)  :: uitmoorden
extinguish {v} (to destroy or abolish something)  :: vernietigen
extinguish {v} (to obscure or eclipse something)  :: verduisteren
extinguish {v} (to put out, as in fire; to end burning; to quench)  :: uitdoven, doven, blussen
extirpate {v} (to destroy completely)  :: uitgeroeid
extirpate {v} (to pull up by the roots)  :: ontworteld
extirpation {n} (the act of extirpating)  :: uitroeiing {f}
extol {v} (to praise; to make high)  :: prijzen, ophemelen
extortion {n} (the practice of extorting money or other property)  :: afpersing {f}
extortioner {n} (someone who extorts) SEE: extortionist  ::
extra {adv} (to an extraordinary degree)  :: extra
extra {n} (person in a play or movie with a minimal part) SEE: walk-on  ::
extract {n} (essence supposed to form the basis of all vegetable extracts) SEE: extractive principle  ::
extraction {n} (extract obtained from a mixture or from a plant etc) SEE: extract  ::
extradite {v} (to remove a person from one state to another by legal process)  :: uitleveren, uitzetten
extradition {n} (a formal process by which a criminal suspect is handed over to another government)  :: uitlevering {f}, uitzetting
extramarital {adj} (adulterous)  :: buitenechtelijk
extramarital {adj} (taking place outside marriage)  :: buitenechtelijk, buitenechtelijk
extra-natural {adj} (supernatural) SEE: supernatural  ::
extraordinary {adj} (not ordinary)  :: buitengewoon
extrapolation {n} (calculation of an estimate)  :: extrapolatie {f}
extrapolation {n} (inference)  :: extrapolatie {f}
extrasensory perception {n} (supposed ability to obtain information without the use of normal sensory channels)  :: buitenzintuiglijke waarneming {f}
extraterrestrial {adj} (originating from outside of the Earth)  :: buitenaards
extra time {n} (an additional period played at the end some games of football)  :: verlenging {f}
extravagance {n} (prodigality)  :: buitensporigheid {f}
extravagant {adj} (exceeding the bounds of something)  :: extravagant
extra virgin {adj} (tissue)  :: extra vergine
Extremaduran {prop} (the language of Extremadura)  :: Extremeens {n}
extreme {adj} (archaic: ultimate, final or last)  :: ultiem, ultieme
extreme {adj} (drastic, or of great severity)  :: extreem, extreme, drastisch, drastische
extreme {adj} (excessive, or far beyond the norm)  :: extreem, extreme, overmatig, overmatige
extreme {adj} (in the greatest or highest degree; intense)  :: extreem, extreme, intens, intense
extreme {adj} (of a place, the most remote, farthest or outermost)  :: afgelegen
extreme {adj} (of sports, difficult or dangerous; performed in a hazardous environment)  :: extreem, extreme
extreme {n} (each of the things at opposite ends of a range or scale)  :: uiterste {n}
extreme {n} (greatest or utmost point, degree or condition)  :: extreem {n}
extremely {adv} (to an extreme degree)  :: uitermate
extremes {n} (things that exhibit absolute difference)  :: uitersten {n-p}, extremen {n-p}
extremist {adj} (holding extreme views)  :: extremistisch
extremist {adj} (of, or relating to extremism)  :: extremistisch
extremity {n} (furthest point)  :: uiterste {n}, extremiteit {f}, uiteinde {n}
extremity {n} (limb) SEE: limb  ::
extricate {v} (to free, disengage, loosen or untangle)  :: bevrijden, ontwarren, verlossen
extrusive {adj} (jutting out or extruding)  :: extrusief
exuberance {n} (An instance of exuberant behaviour)  :: uitbundigheid
exuberance {n} (The quality of being exuberant; cheerful or vigorous enthusiasm; liveliness)  :: excuberantie
exuberant {adj} (abundant, luxuriant, profuse, superabundant)  :: overvloedig, overdadig, uitbundig, exuberant
exuberant {adj} (people very high-spirited)  :: uitbundig
exudation {n} (something exuded)  :: exsudaat {n}
eyas {n} (hawk)  :: nesteling {m}
eye {n} (ability to notice what others might miss)  :: oog
eye {n} (hole in needle)  :: oog {n}, naaldoog {n}
eye {n} (of a hurricane)  :: oog {n}
eye {n} (of a potato)  :: oog {n}
eye {n} (organ)  :: oog {n}, kijker {m}, gezichtsorgaan {n}, oculus {m} [medicine]
eye {v} (to look as if intending to do sthg)  :: gadeslaan, in het oog houden
eye {v} (to observe carefully)  :: bekijken, observeren
eye {v} (to view narrowly)  :: nakijken
eyeball {n} (ball of the eye)  :: oogappel {m}
eyebright {n} (any of the flowering plants of the genus Euphrasia)  :: ogentroost
eyebrow {n} ( hair that grows over the bone ridge above the eye socket)  :: wenkbrauw {m} {f}
eyebrow pencil {n} (makeup used to define or draw on the eyebrows)  :: oogpotlood {n}
eye doctor {n} ((mainly US) an ophthalmologist)  :: oogarts {m}
eye for an eye {n} (compensation for an injury)  :: oog om oog, tand om tand
eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth {proverb} (compensation for an injury)  :: oog om oog, tand om tand
eyeglass {n} (eyepiece) SEE: eyepiece  ::
eyeglasses {n} (spectacles) SEE: spectacles  ::
eyehole {n} (eye socket) SEE: eye socket  ::
eyelash {n} (hair growing on the edge of an eyelid)  :: wimper {m}, ooghaar
eyelid {n} ((anatomy) A thin skin membrane that covers and moves over an eye)  :: ooglid {n}
eye MD {n} (ophtalmologist) SEE: eye doctor  ::
eye of the storm {n} (region of calm weather)  :: oog van de storm {n}
eye shadow {n} (makeup around the eyes)  :: oogschaduw
eye socket {n} (socket of eye)  :: oogkas {f}
Eyetie {n} (person of Italian descent)  :: spaghettivreter, macaronivreter, pizzavreter
eye tooth {n} (canine tooth) SEE: canine tooth  ::
eyewall {n} (ring of towering thunderstorms of a cyclone)  :: oogmuur
eyrie {n}  :: adelaarsnest {n}
eyrie {n} (bird of prey's nest)  :: horst {f}, roofvogelnest {n}
Ezra {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Ezra
éminence grise {n} (a secret or unofficial decision-maker; the power behind the throne, see also: power broker)  :: grijze eminentie