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gab {n} (Idle chatter)  :: geklets, gebabbel, gekakel
gabardine {n} (type of woollen/ cotton-simulated cloth)  :: gabardine {c}
gable {n} (triangular area of wall)  :: gevelspits
Gabon {prop} (Gabonese Republic)  :: Gabon
gadfly {n} (fly of the family Oestridae) SEE: botfly  ::
gadfly {n} (fly of the family Tabanidae) SEE: horsefly  ::
gadolinium {n} (chemical element)  :: gadolinium {n}
gadwall {n} (a common and widespread dabbling duck)  :: krakeend {f}
Gaea {prop} (earth goddess)  :: Gaia {f}
Gaelic {prop} (Goidelic)  :: Gaelisch {n}
Gaelic {adj} (relating to the Gaels or their language)  :: Gaelisch
Gaelic {prop} (Scottish Gaelic) SEE: Scottish Gaelic  ::
gaff {n} (minor error or faux pas) SEE: gaffe  ::
gaffe {n} (a foolish error, especially one made in public)  :: blunder {m}, uitschuiver {m}, flater {m}, gaffe {f}, misstap {m}
gaffer {n} (baby) SEE: baby  ::
gaffer {n} (chief lighting technician)  :: gaffer
gag {n} (device to restrain speech)  :: prop, muilkorf
gag {v} (To experience the vomiting reflex)  :: kokhalzen
gag {v} (To restrain someone's speech)  :: knevelen
Gagauzia {prop} (Autonomous region)  :: Gagaoezië
gage {v} (to measure) SEE: gauge  ::
gage {v} (gauge) SEE: gauge  ::
gaggle {n} (group of geese)  :: toom {m}, toom {n}, troep {m}, troepel {m}
gaggle {v} (cackle) SEE: cackle  ::
gain {n} (what one gains (profit))  :: winst {f}
gain {v} (acquire)  :: verkrijgen, winnen, bekomen
gain {v} (put on weight)  :: aankomen
gainsay {v} (to deny; to contradict)  :: tegenspreken, weerleggen, loochenen,
gainword {n} (a word a language has borrowed from another language) SEE: loanword  ::
gait {n} (manner of walking)  :: gang {m} pas {m} loop {m}
gaiter {n} (covering for the ankle and instep)  :: slobkousen
galactic {adj} (relating to the galaxy or a galaxy)  :: galactisch
galah {n} (fool) SEE: fool  ::
Galatians {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Galaten {m-p} {f-p}
galaxy {n} (collection of billions of stars, galactic dust, black holes, etc)  :: sterrenstelsel {n}
galaxy {n} (the Milky Way) SEE: Milky Way  ::
gale {n} (meteorology: a very strong wind)  :: storm {m}, rukwind {m}
galeophobia {n} (fear of cats and felines) SEE: ailurophobia  ::
Galicia {prop} (historical kingdom in Central Europe)  :: Galicië
Galician {adj} (pertaining to Galicia in Iberia)  :: Galicisch
Galician {n} (person(s) from Galicia, Spain)  :: Galiciër {m}, Galicische {f}
Galician {prop} (Romance language spoken in Galicia)  :: Galicisch {n}
Galilee {prop} (region of northern Israel)  :: Galilea
gall {n} (great misery or physical suffering)  :: gal {m}, leed {n}
gall {n} (bump-like imperfection)  :: knoop {m}, knobbel {m}
gall {n} (impudence or brazenness)  :: lef {n}, durf {m}
gall {n} (sore or open wound caused by chafing)  :: schaafwonde {f}
gall {n} (sore on a horse)  :: schaafwonde {f}
gall {v} (to trouble or bother)  :: storen, lastigvallen, ambeteren [Flemish]
gall {v} (to harass, harry)  :: storen, lastigvallen, ambeteren [Flemish]
gall {v} (to chafe)  :: schaven, wrijven, storen
gall {v} (to exasperate)  :: storen
gall {n} (blister or tumor-like growth found on the surface of plants)  :: gal {m}, galknobbel {m}
gall {n} (bile) SEE: bile  ::
gall {n} (gall bladder) SEE: gall bladder  ::
gall bladder {n} (pear-shaped organ that stores bile)  :: galblaas
galleass {n} (vessel)  :: galjas {?}
Gallegan {prop} (the Galician language) SEE: Galician  ::
galleon {n} (large sailing ship)  :: galjoen
gallery {n} (roofed promenade along the wall of a building)  :: galerij {f}
galley {n} (ship propelled primarily by oars)  :: galei {m}
galley {n} (cooking room or kitchen and cooking apparatus of a vessel or aircraft)  :: kombuis {n}, scheepskeuken {f}
galliard {n} (9-point type) SEE: bourgeois  ::
galliard {n} (8-point type) SEE: brevier  ::
gallicize {v} (to make French as the culture, customs, pronunciation, or style)  :: verfransen
gallinaceous {adj} (related to galina)  :: hoenderachtig
gallium {n} (chemical element)  :: gallium {n}
gallop {n} (fastest gait of a horse)  :: strictly speaking rengalop {m}, usually galop {m}
gallop {v} (to ride at a galloping pace)  :: galopperen
gallows {n} (wooden framework on which persons are put to death by hanging)  :: galg {f} {m}
gallows humor {n} (comedy that still manages to be funny in the face of a perfectly hopeless situation)  :: galgenhumor {m}, groen lachen
galore {adj} (in abundance)  :: genoeg,in overvloed
galosh {n} (waterproof overshoe used to provide protection from rain or snow)  :: overschoen {m}, galoche {f}
galpal {n} (close female friend) SEE: girlfriend  ::
galvanic {adj} (of or pertaining to galvanism; electric)  :: galvanisch
galvanise {v} (galvanize) SEE: galvanize  ::
galvanization {n} (the process of galvanizing)  :: galvanisering {f}
galvanize {v} (To coat with rust-resistant zinc)  :: verzinken
galvanize {v} (To coat with a thin layer of metal by electrochemical means)  :: galvaniseren, verzinken
Galway Bay {prop} (bay off the west coast of Ireland)  :: Baai van Galway {f}
gamahuche {n} (oral sex)  :: orale sex {m} {f}
gamahuche {v} (oral sex)  :: beffen [woman], pijpen [man]
Gambel's quail {n} (quail of the American southwest)  :: helmkwartel
gambeson {n} (armor)  :: wambuis {n}
Gambia {prop} (The Republic of The Gambia)  :: Gambia
gambist {n} (someone who plays the gamba)  :: gambist {m}, gambiste {f}
gambit {n} (Chess move)  :: gambiet {n}
gamble {n} (a risk undertaken with a potential gain)  :: gok {m}
gamble {n} (a risky venture)  :: gok {m}, waagstuk {n}
gamble {v} (to take a risk, with the potential of a positive outcome)  :: gokken
gamble {v} (to play risky games for monetary gain)  :: gokken, kansspelen bedrijven
gamble {v} ((transitive) to risk something for potential gain)  :: op het spel zetten, vergokken, wagen
game {n} (playful activity, amusement, pastime)  :: spel {n}, spelleke {n} (Flemish)
game {n} (contest between two individuals or teams)  :: wedstrijd {m}
game {n} (wild animals hunted for food)  :: wild {n}
game {v} (to gamble) SEE: gamble  ::
gamecock {n} (fighting cock)  :: vechthaan {m}
game console {n} (video game console) SEE: video game console  ::
gamekeeper {n} (person employed to maintain the game)  :: jachtopzichter {m}, jachtopziener {m}, jachtmeester {m}
gameness {n} (courage) SEE: courage  ::
games console {n} (video game console) SEE: video game console  ::
gamete {n} (reproductive cell)  :: geslachtscel
game theory {n} (mathematical study of strategic situations)  :: speltheorie {f}
gamma {n} (the name of the third letter of the Greek alphabet)  :: gamma {m} {f}
gamma-hydroxybutyric acid {n} (chemical)  :: gammahydroxybutaanzuur {n}
gamut {n} (complete range)  :: gamma, pallet
gamut {n} (all the notes in the musical scale)  :: toonladder {f}
gander {n} (a male goose)  :: ganzerik {m}, gent {m}, gander {m}, mannetjesgans {m}
gander {n} (a fool, simpleton)  :: uil {m}, uilskuiken {n}
gander {n} ((slang) a look)  :: blik {m}, kijkje {n}
Ganesha {prop} (Hindu god)  :: Ganesh, Ganesha
gang {n} (a company of persons)  :: bende {f}, gang
gang bang {n} (orgy) SEE: orgy  ::
gang bang {n} (gang rape) SEE: gang rape  ::
gangboard {n} (board used as a temporary footbridge between a ship and a dockside)  :: loopplank
ganglion {n} (cluster of interconnecting nerve cells outside the brain)  :: zenuwknoop {m}, ganglion {m}
gangly {adj} (tall and thin, especially so as to cause physical awkwardness)  :: slungelig
Gang of Four {prop} (leftist political faction)  :: Bende van Vier
gangplank {n} (board used as a temporary footbridge between a ship and a dockside)  :: loopplank
gang rape {n} (rape by a number of people)  :: groepsverkrachting {f}
gangrene {n} (the necrosis or rotting of flesh)  :: gangreen {f}
gangster {n} (street gang member)  :: gangster
gangway {n} (nautical: passage on upper deck)  :: gangboord
gangway {interj} (make way)  :: opzij!, aan de kant!
gangway {n} (aisle) SEE: aisle  ::
gantry {n} (framework of steel bars bridging over something)  :: portaal {n}
Gaoxiong {prop} (Kaohsiung) SEE: Kaohsiung  ::
gap {n} (hiatus) SEE: hiatus  ::
gape {v} (to open the mouth wide)  :: gapen
gapers' block {n} (traffic jam resulting from motorists slowing to look at a motor vehicle collision or other roadside distraction)  :: kijkfile {f}
garage {n} (gas station) SEE: gas station  ::
garage {n} (place to store a car, etc.)  :: garage {f}
garage sale {n} (a sale of used household goods in the driveway or garage)  :: vrijmarkt {m} {f}
garbage {n} (waste material)  :: huisvuil {n}, vuilnis {f} {n}, vuil {n}, afval {n} [Belgium]
garbage can {n} (a receptacle, which serves as a place to discard waste materials.)  :: vuilnisbak {m}
garbage disposal {n} (device in kitchen sink to wash away waste)  :: voedselrestenvermaler {m}
garbage truck {n} (waste collection vehicle)  :: vuilniswagen {m}
garble {v} (to mutilate; to pervert)  :: knoeien met, verkeerd voorstellen
garden {n} (piece of land outside with flowers and plants)  :: tuin {m}
garden {n} (gardens with public access)  :: tuin {m}, park {n}
garden {n} (grounds at the front or back of a house)  :: tuin {m}
garden {v} (grow plants)  :: tuinieren
garden cress {n} (the leafy plant)  :: bitterkers {f}, tuinkers, sterrenkers
garden dormouse {n} (rodent)  :: eikelmuis
gardener {n} (one who gardens)  :: hovenier {m}, tuinier {m}, tuinman {m}, tuinlieden {m-p}
garden gnome {n} (a small statue of a gnome used as a garden ornament)  :: tuinkabouter {m}
garden hose {n} (type of hose)  :: tuinslang {f}
Garden of Eden {prop} (place where Adam and Eve first lived)  :: hof van Eden {m}
garganey {n} (duck)  :: zomertaling
gargantuan {adj} (huge)  :: immens
gargle {v} (to clean one's mouth)  :: gorgelen
gargle {v} (to make such a sound)  :: gorgelen
gargle {n} (liquid)  :: gorgeldrank
gargoyle {n} (carved grotesque figure on a spout)  :: waterspuwer {m}
garish {adj} (overly ostentatious; so colourful as to be in bad taste)  :: wansmakelijk, schreeuwlelijk
garland {n} (wreath of flowers)  :: guirlande {f}
garlic {n} (plant)  :: knoflook {m} {f}
garlic bread {n} (bread topped with garlic)  :: knoflookbrood {n}
garlic press {n} (ustensil)  :: knoflookpers {f}
garment {n} (single item of clothing)  :: kledingstuk {n}
garner {n} (granary)  :: graanschuur
garnet {n} (mineral)  :: granaat
garnish {v} (fetter) SEE: fetter  ::
garret {n} (an attic or semi-finished room just beneath the roof of a house)  :: vliering {f}, zolder {m}
garrison {n} (post)  :: garnizoen
garrote {n} (iron collar used to execute by strangulation)  :: wurgpaal {m}
garter {n} (band around leg)  :: jarretel {m} {f}, jarretelle {m} {f}, kouseband {m}
gas {n} ((uncountable, chemistry) state of matter)  :: gas {n}
gas {n} ((countable) hob on a gas cooker)  :: pit {c}
gas {v} (kill with poisonous gas)  :: vergassen
gas {n} (fuel)  :: benzine {f}
gas {v} (give a vehicle more fuel in order to accelerate)  :: gas geven, gassen
gas {v} (fill a vehicle's fuel tank)  :: tanken
gas chamber {n} (a sealed chamber in which people are executed with gas)  :: gaskamer {c}
gash {n} (vulva) SEE: vulva  ::
gasket {n} (mechanical seal)  :: pakking {f}
gasoduct {n} (gas pipeline) SEE: gas pipeline  ::
gasoline {n} (motor fuel)  :: benzine {f}, naft [Belgium, slang]
gasp {v} (to draw in the breath suddenly)  :: hijgen, snakken
gas pedal {n} (accelerator) SEE: accelerator  ::
gas pipeline {n} (a gas pipeline)  :: gasleiding {f}
gas station {n} (a place which sells gasoline to pump directly into a car)  :: tankstation {n}, benzinestation {n}, pompstation {n}, benzinepomp {c}, pomp {c}
gastralgia {n} (stomachache) SEE: stomachache  ::
gastrinoma {n} (a tumour)  :: gastrinoom {n}
gastritis {n} (inflammation of the lining of the stomach)  :: gastritis {f}
gastroenterology {n} (the study of the digestive system)  :: gastro-enterologie {f}
gastronome {n} (gourmet) SEE: gourmet  ::
gastronomy {n} (study of the relationship between food and culture)  :: gastronomie {f}
gate {n} (door-like structure outside)  :: poort {c}
gate {n} (doorway, opening, or passage in a fence or wall)  :: poort {c}
gate {n} (in an air terminal)  :: gate {m}
gateau {n} (rich, iced cake)  :: taart
gather {v} (to bring together; to collect)  :: verzamelen, bijeenkomen
gathering {n} (bookbinding: group of sheets)  :: katern
gaudy {adj} (very showy or ornamented)  :: ordinair, opvallend, schreeuwlelijk
gauge {n} (a measure; a standard of measure; an instrument to determine dimensions, distance, or capacity; a standard)  :: meter
gauge {n} (distance between the rails of a railway)  :: spoorwijdte {f}
gauge {n} (a semi-norm; a function that assigns a non-negative size to all vectors in a vector space)  :: ijk
gauge {v} (measure)  :: meten
gauge boson {n} (particle)  :: ijkboson {n}
Gaul {prop} (region)  :: Gallië
Gaul {n} (person)  :: Galliër
Gaulish {adj} (of or pertaining to Gaul)  :: Gallisch
Gaulish {prop} (Celtic language of Gaul)  :: Gallisch {n}
gauntlet {n} (protective armor for the hands)  :: kaphandschoen, pansterhandschoen
gauze {n} (thin fabric with open weave)  :: weefsel
gauze {n} (woven metal or plastic mesh)  :: gaas {n}
gay {adj} (happy, joyful and lively)  :: goedgezind, vrolijk, monter, uitgelaten, opgetogen
gay {adj} (festive, bright, colorful)  :: feestelijk, kleurrijk
gay {adj} (homosexual, see also: lesbian)  :: homoseksueel, homofiel
gay {adj} (behaving in a way associated with females)  :: verwijfd
gay {n} (homosexual person, especially male, see also: lesbian)  :: homo {m}, homoseksueel {m}
gaydar {n} (ability to detect if a person is gay)  :: gaydar {m}
gay marriage {n} (marriage between two people of the same sex)  :: homohuwelijk {n}
gayness {n} (the state of being cheerful)  :: blijheid
gay rights {n} (gay rights)  :: homorechten
Gaza {prop} (city)  :: Gaza
Gaza {prop} (Gaza Strip) SEE: Gaza Strip  ::
Gaza Strip {prop} (Gaza Strip)  :: Gazastrook
gaze {v} (To stare intently or earnestly)  :: staren, turen
gazebo {n} (roofed structure)  :: prieel {n}
gazelle {n} (antelope)  :: gazelle {f}
gazetteer {n} (publicist)  :: publiciteitsagent
Gdańsk {prop} (city of Poland)  :: Gdańsk {n}
GDP {n} (abbreviation of gross domestic product)  :: BBP
gear {n} (a wheel with grooves)  :: tandwiel
gear {n} (a particular combination or choice of interlocking gears)  :: overbrenging {f}
gear {n} (motor car transmission)  :: versnelling {f}
gear {v} (to fit with gears in order to achieve a desired gear ratio)  :: in een versnelling komen, schakelen
gearbox {n} (train of gears)  :: versnellingsbak
gear lever {n} (lever used to change gears)  :: versnellingspook {m}
gear stick {n} (gear lever) SEE: gear lever  ::
gearstick {n} (gear lever) SEE: gear lever  ::
gear wheel {n} (wheel with a toothed rim)  :: tandwiel {n}
gecko {n} (lizard of the family Gekkonidae)  :: gekko {m}
gee {interj} (A general exclamation of surprise or pleasure)  :: goh
geek {n} (Australian: look) SEE: look  ::
geek {n} (expert in a technical field, particularly to do with computers)  :: computerfreak {m}, freak {m}
geek {n} (person intensely interested in a particular field or hobby)  :: freak {m}
geek {n} (unfashionable or socially undesirable person)  :: seut {f}
geek {n} (carnival performer)  :: straatartiest {m}
gee up {interj} (direction to a horse) SEE: giddyup  ::
geezer {n} (device for boiling water) SEE: geyser  ::
geezer {n} (male person)  :: gozer {m}
geezer {n} (informal: old person, especially male)  :: oude {m}
Gehenna {prop} (one of various hells in Abrahamic religions)  :: gehenna {f}
Gehinnom {prop} (Jewish realm of the afterlife) SEE: Gehenna  ::
gel {n} (suspension of solid in liquid)  :: gel {m} {n}, gelei {f}
gel {n} (any gel for a particular cosmetic use)  :: gel {m} {n}
gel {v} (apply cosmetic gel)  :: gellen
gel {v} (become gel)  :: indikken, geleren
Gelasian {prop}  :: Gelasien
gelatine {n} (protein derived through partial hydrolysis of the collagen)  :: gelatine
gelatine {n} (edible jelly)  :: gelatine {m} {f}
gelato {n} (Italian-style ice cream)  :: Italiaans ijs {n}
geld {n} (money) SEE: money  ::
geld {v} (castrate) SEE: castrate  ::
geld {n} (compensation) SEE: compensation  ::
geld {n} (ransom) SEE: ransom  ::
geld {n} (tribute) SEE: tribute  ::
Gelderland {prop} (province of the Netherlands)  :: Gelderland
gelding {n} (eunuch) SEE: eunuch  ::
gelding {n} (castrated male horse)  :: ruin {m}
gem {n} (precious stone)  :: edelsteen {m}
geminate {adj} (forming a pair)  :: paarwijze, gepaard
geminate {v} (to arrange in pairs)  :: paren, in paren ordenen
geminate {v} (to occur in pairs)  :: paarwijze voorkomen
geminate {n} (doubled sound)  :: geminaat {n}
Gemma {prop} (Alpha (α) Coronae Borealis)  :: Alphekka
gemsbok {n} (a large African antelope of the Oryx genus)  :: gemsbok {m}, spiesbok {m}
gemstone {n} (a gem)  :: edelsteen {m}
gemütlich {adj} (cozy)  :: gezellig
Gemütlichkeit {n} (coziness)  :: gezelligheid
gendarmerie {n} (military body charged with police duties)  :: rijkswacht {f}
gender {n} (grammar: voice (of verbs)) SEE: voice  ::
gender {v} (engender) SEE: engender  ::
gender {n} (grammar: division of nouns and pronouns)  :: geslacht {n}, genus {n}, woordgeslacht {n}
gender {n} (biological sex of persons or animals)  :: geslacht {n}
gender {n} (socio-cultural phenomenon)  :: sekse {c}, geslacht {n}, gender {c}
gender dysphoria {n} (profound unhappiness related to one's physical sex)  :: genderdysforie {f}
gender identity {n} (a person's sense of self as a member of a particular gender)  :: geslachtsidentiteit {f}
gender identity disorder {n} (gender dysphoria condition)  :: geslachtsidentiteitsstoornis {f}
gene {n} (unit of heredity)  :: gen {n}
genealogy {n} (the descent of a person, family, or group from an ancestor or ancestors)  :: stamboom
genealogy {n} (a record or table of such descent)  :: kwartierstaat, parenteel, stamreeks, stamboom, genealogie
genealogy {n} (study and recording of descents)  :: genealogie, stamboomonderzoek {n}
general {adj} (involving every part or member, not specific or particular)  :: algemeen
general {adj} (not limited in application; applicable to a whole class or category)  :: algemeen
general {n} (military rank)  :: generaal {m}
General Assembly {prop} (United Nations General Assembly) SEE: United Nations General Assembly  ::
general election {n} (election held at regular intervals)  :: algemene verkiezingen {f-p}
generalisation {n} (formulation of general concepts)  :: generalisatie
generalization {n} (formulation of general concepts)  :: generalisatie
generalized {adj} (made more general, less specialized)  :: veralgemeend
generally {adv} (as a rule; usually)  :: in het algemeen
general practitioner {n} (physician who provides primary care; family doctor)  :: huisarts
generation {n} (single step in the succession of natural descent)  :: generatie
generation {n}  :: generatie
generation gap {n} (disconnect between generations)  :: generatiekloof
generic {adj} (very comprehensive)  :: generiek
generic {adj} (not having a brand name)  :: generiek
generosity {n} (the trait of being willing to give one's money and/or time)  :: gulheid, vrijgevigheid {f}, genereusheid
generosity {n} (acting generously)  :: gulheid
generosity {n} (the trait of being more than adequate)  :: grootmoedigheid
generosity {n} (good breeding; nobility of stock)  :: edelmoed
generosity {n} (a generous act)  :: gulheid
generous {adj} (noble in behaviour, magnanimous)  :: grootmoedig
generous {adj} (willing to give and share unsparingly)  :: gul, genereus, vrijgevig, scheutig
generous {adj} (large, ample)  :: gul, genereus
generous {adj} (of noble birth)  :: edelboortig, nobel, hooggeboren
genesis {n} (the origin, start, or point at which something comes into being)  :: genese {f}, oorsprong {f}, wording {f}
Genesis {prop} (the book of the Bible)  :: Genesis
genet {n} (mammal of the genus Genetta)  :: genet
gene therapy {n} (therapy involving the insertion of genes into a patient's cells)  :: gentherapie {f}
genetic {adj} (relating to genetics or genes)  :: genetisch
genetic {adj} (caused by genes)  :: genetisch, erfelijk
Geneva {prop} (city)  :: Genève {n}
Geneva {prop} (canton)  :: Kanton Genève
Geneva Convention {prop} (international treaty)  :: Geneefse Conventie {f}
Genghis Khan {prop} (Genghis Khan)  :: Dzjengis Khan {m}
genial {adj} (marked by genius)  :: geniaal
genitalia {n} (genitals or sex organs)  :: genitaliën {p}, voortplantingsorganen {n-p}
genitals {n} (genitalia) SEE: genitalia  ::
genitive {adj} (of or pertaining to the case of possession)  :: genitief {m}
genitive {n} (inflection pattern)  :: tweede naamval {m}, genitief {m}
genitive case {n} (genitive) SEE: genitive  ::
genius {n} (someone possessing extraordinary intelligence or skill)  :: genie {n}
genius {n} (extraordinary mental capacity)  :: genialiteit {f}
Genoa {prop} (province)  :: Genua {n}
Genoa {prop} (Italian city)  :: Genua {n}
genocide {n} (systematic killing of substantial numbers of people)  :: volkerenmoord {f}, genocide {f}, soortmoord {f}
Genoese {n} (an inhabitant or resident of Genoa)  :: Genuese
genome {n} (complete genetic information of an organism)  :: genoom {n}
genotype {n} (combination of alleles)  :: genotype
Genovese {adj} (Genoese) SEE: Genoese  ::
genre {n} (kind; type; sort)  :: genre {n}
genteel {adj} (Polite and well-mannered)  :: galant
genteel {adj} (Stylish, elegant)  :: modieus
genteel {adj} (Aristocratic)  :: aristocratisch
genticide {n} (killing of a race or nation of people) SEE: genocide  ::
gentile {adj} (non-Jewish)  :: niet-Joods
gentile {adj} (heathen, pagan)  :: heidens
gentile {adj}  :: niet-Joods, christelijk, ongelovig, heidens
gentleman {n} (man of breeding)  :: heer {m}
gentleman {n} (polite term for a man)  :: meneer {m}
gentleman {n} (polite form of address to men)  :: heren
gentleman {n} (toilets intended for use by men)  :: heren
gentleman's agreement {n} (agreement)  :: herenakkoord {n}, stilzwijgende overeenkomst {f}
gentleness {n} (being gentle)  :: minzaamheid
gently {adv} (in a gentle manner)  :: zachtjes, voorzichtig, zachtaardig
gentoo penguin {n} (penguin)  :: ezelspinguïn
gentrification {n} (process of renewal accompanying an influx of relatively affluent people)  :: gentrificatie,
genuine {adj} (real, authentic)  :: echt, authentiek, origineel
genus {n} (rank in a taxonomic classification between family and species)  :: geslacht {n}
genus {n} (taxon at this rank)  :: geslacht {n}
genus {n} (group with common attributes)  :: soort {f}
genu varum {n} (bowleg) SEE: bowleg  ::
geodesic {adj} (of or relating to a geodesic dome)  :: geodetisch
geodesist {n} (person who works with or studies geodetics)  :: geodeet {m}
geodesy {n} (scientific discipline)  :: landmeetkunde {f}
geodetic {adj} (geodesic) SEE: geodesic  ::
geodetics {n} (science)  :: geodesie {f}
geographer {n} (a specialist in geography)  :: geograaf, aardrijkskundige {m} {f}
geographic {adj} (pertaining to geography)  :: geografisch
geographical {adj} (geographic) SEE: geographic  ::
geographically {adv} (in a geographical manner)  :: geografisch
geographic information system {n} (an electronic system)  :: geografisch informatiesysteem {n}
geography {n} (study of physical structure and inhabitants of the Earth)  :: geografie {f}, aardrijkskunde {f}
geoid {n} (surface of constant gravitational potential at zero elevation)  :: geoïde
geologic {adj} (relating to geology)  :: geologisch
geological {adj} (geologic) SEE: geologic  ::
geologist {n} (person skilled at geology)  :: geoloog {m}, geologe {f}, aardkundige {m} {f}
geology {n} (the study of the earth)  :: geologie {f}, aardkunde {f}
geometry {n} (branch of mathematics)  :: geometrie, meetkunde {f}
geonym {n} (name of a geographical feature)  :: geoniem
George {prop} (male given name)  :: Joris, Jurriaan, Sjors, Jurgen, George, Goris
Georgeson {prop} (surname meaning "son of George")  :: Jorissen
Georgetown {prop} (capital of Guyana)  :: Georgetown
George VI {prop} (king of the United Kingdom from 1936 to 1952)  :: George VI
Georgia {prop} (country)  :: Georgië
Georgia {prop} (state of the USA)  :: Georgia
Georgian {prop} (language of the country Georgia)  :: Georgisch {n}
Georgian {n} (person from the country of Georgia)  :: Georgiër {m}, Georgische {f}, Georgisch
Georgian {adj} (pertaining to the country, people or language of Georgia)  :: Georgisch
geospatial {adj} (geospatial)  :: geospatiale
geranium {n} (common name for Pelargoniums)  :: geranium {f}
Gerard {prop} (male given name)  :: Gerard {m}
gerbil {n} (small rodent)  :: gerbil {m}, springmuis {f} renmuis {f}, woestijnrat {f}
gerenuk {n} (Litocranius walleri)  :: girafgazelle {f}
germ {n} (mass of cells)  :: kiem {m}
germ {n} (pathogenic microorganism)  :: kiem {m}
germ {n} (idea)  :: kiem {m}
German {n} (native or inhabitant of Germany; person of German citizenship or nationality)  :: Duitser {m}
German {n} (member of a Germanic tribe)  :: Germaan {m}, Germaanse {f}
German {n} (1½-point type)  :: achtste cicero
German {n}  :: Duitser {m}, Duitse {f}
German {prop} (the German language)  :: Duits {n}
German {adj} (of or relating to the country of Germany)  :: Duits, Duitse
German-Canadian {adj} (German-Canadian)  :: Duits-Canadees
German Democratic Republic {prop} (East Germany from 1949-1990)  :: Duitse Democratische Republiek {f}
germane {adj} (related to the topic being discussed)  :: relevant, ter zake, van toepassing
germane {n} (germanium tetrahydride)  :: germaan {n}
German Empire {prop} (Germany between 1871 and 1918)  :: Duitse Rijk
Germanic {prop} (early language, see also: Ur-Germanic)  :: Germaans {n}
Germanic {prop} (group of Indo-European languages)  :: Germaans {n}
Germanic {adj} (relating to the Germanic peoples)  :: Germaans
Germanic {adj} (relating to the language or group of languages known as Germanic)  :: Germaans
Germanic {adj} (having German characteristics)  :: Germaans
Germanism {n} (a word or idiom of the German language)  :: germanisme {m}
Germanist {n} (person who studies Germanic languages and cultures)  :: germanist {m}
germanium {n} (chemical element)  :: germanium {n}
germanium tetrahydride {n} (germane) SEE: germane  ::
germanomethane {n} (germane) SEE: germane  ::
Germanophone {adj} (German-speaking)  :: Duitstalig
German Shepherd {n} (Medium sized breed of dog)  :: Duitse herdershond {m}, Duitse herder {m}
Germany {prop} (country in Central Europe)  :: Duitsland {n}
Germinal {prop} (the seventh month of the French Republican Calendar)  :: germinal {m}, kiemmaand {f}
germination {n} (process of germinating)  :: kieming {f}
gerontocracy {n} (government by elders)  :: gerontocratie {f}
gerontologist {n} (physician who specializes in gerontology)  :: gerontoloog {m}
gerontology {n} (branch of science)  :: gerontologie {f}
Gertrude {prop} (female given name)  :: Geertruida {f}, Gertruida, Gertrude
gerund {n} (verb form functioning as a verbal noun)  :: gerundium {n}
gerund {n} (verb form functioning as an adverb)  :: gerundium {n}
gestation {n} (period of time a fetus develops inside mother's body)  :: zwangerschapstijd {m}, gestatie {f}, drachttijd {m}, draagtijd {m}
gesture {n} (motion of the limbs or body)  :: gebaar {n}
gesture {n} (act or remark)  :: gebaar {n}
gesture {v} ((transitive) to express something by a gesture)  :: gebaren
gesundheit {interj} (said to someone who has just sneezed) SEE: bless you  ::
get {v} (to obtain)  :: nemen, pakken, halen
get {v} (to receive)  :: krijgen, verkrijgen
get {v} (to become)  :: worden
get {v} (to cause to become)  :: maken
get {v} (to fetch)  :: halen
get {v} (to cause to do)  :: doen, laten
get {v} (to arrive at)  :: aankomen
get {v} (to take, catch (transportation))  :: nemen
get {v} (colloquial: to understand)  :: begrijpen, verstaan, snappen
get {v} (colloquial: to be)  :: worden
get {v} (to become ill with)  :: ziek worden
get {v} (to beget) SEE: beget  ::
get along {v} (interact or coexist well, without argument or trouble)  :: opschieten met, overeenkomen
get along {v} (survive; to do well enough)  :: overleven, doorgaan, zich erdoorheen slaan
get around {v}  :: omzeilen
get cold feet {v} (to become nervous or anxious and reconsider a decision about an upcoming event)  :: watervrees hebben, plankenkoorts hebben
get down {v} (go down (intransitive)) SEE: go down  ::
get down {v} (bring down (transitive)) SEE: let down  ::
Gethsemane {prop} (garden in ancient Jerusalem)  :: Getsemane
get in {v} (to board)  :: instappen
get in {v} (to enter)  :: binnenraken
get laid {v} (take part in a sexual act) SEE: have sex  ::
get laid {v} (to have sex)  :: batsen, van bil gaan
get lost {interj} (Go away!)  :: flikker op
get lost {v} (to appear to be absent)  :: ophoepelen, oprotten, opflikkeren, opdonderen, ophoeren, oplazeren, opsodemieteren, wegwezen
get off {v} (To move from being on top of (a thing))  :: van ... afgaan
get off {v} (To move (a thing) from being on (a thing))  :: afhalen van ...
get off {v} ((transitive) To disembark from)  :: uit ... stappen, afstappen van ...
get off {v} ((intransitive) To disembark)  :: afstappen, uitstappen
get off {v} (To incur mild consequences)  :: ervan afkomen
get on someone's nerves {v} (annoy or irritate)  :: op de zenuwen werken
get on with {v} (proceed with)  :: aan de gang gaan met, doorgaan
get out of bed on the wrong side {v} (to start the day in a bad mood) SEE: get up on the wrong side of the bed  ::
get over {v} (recover) SEE: recover  ::
get over with {v} (put behind oneself)  :: ergens komaf mee maken
get rid of {v} (to remove)  :: kwijt raken, van af zijn
get some air {v} (invigorate oneself by breathing refreshing outdoor air)  :: uitwaaien (literally, "to walk in the wind")
get together {v} (to meet)  :: samenkomen
get up {v} (to rise from one's bed)  :: opstaan
get up on the wrong side of the bed {v} (to feel irritable without a particular reason)  :: met het verkeerde been uit bed stappen
get well soon {phrase} (expressing hope that someone recovers soon)  :: word snel beter, veel beterschap
geyser {n} (boiling spring)  :: geiser {m}
geyser {n} (archaic: water heater)  :: geiser {m}, geizer {m}
Ghana {prop} (The Republic of Ghana)  :: Ghana
Ghanaian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Ghana or the Ghanaian people)  :: Ghanees
Ghanan {adj} (Ghanaian) SEE: Ghanaian  ::
Ghanan {n} (Ghanaian) SEE: Ghanaian  ::
ghastly {adj} (horrifyingly shocking)  :: afgrijselijk, afschuwelijk, verschrikkelijk
ghastly {adj} (extremely bad)  :: afgrijselijk, afschuwelijk, verschrikkelijk, abominabel
Gheg {prop} (Gheg)  :: Gegisch
Ghent {prop} (capital city of the province of East Flanders, Belgium)  :: Gent {n}
gherkin {n} (small cucumber)  :: augurk {m}
ghetto {n} (area of a city in which Jews were concentrated)  :: jodenbuurt {f}, getto {n}
ghetto {n} (area of a city where people of another ethnicity concentrate or are concentrated)  :: getto, ghetto {n}
ghost {n} (spirit appearing after death)  :: geest {m}, spook {n}, fantoom {n}, verschijning {f}, gespens {n}, schim {f}, spooksel {n}
ghost {n} (false image in an optical device)  :: artefact {n}
ghost {n} (false image on a television screen)  :: spookbeeld {n}
ghost {n} (soul) SEE: soul  ::
ghosthunting {n} (Investigations aiming to track down ghosts)  :: spokenjacht {m} {f}
Ghost of Christmas Future {prop} (Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come) SEE: Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come  ::
Ghost of Christmas Past {prop} (the fictional ghost)  :: Geest van voorbije Kerstmis {m}
Ghost of Christmas Present {prop} (the fictional ghost)  :: Geest van huidig Kerstmis {m}
Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come {prop} (the fictional ghost)  :: Geest van toekomstig Kerstmis {m}
ghost ship {n} (abandoned, possibly adrift ship that is haunted)  :: spookschip {n}
ghost town {n} (deserted town)  :: spookstad {f}
ghoul {n} (a spirit said to feed on corpses)  :: ghoul {m}, ghoulia {f}, lijkenpikker {m}
ghoulish {adj}  :: makaber
ghrelin {n} (certain peptide hormone)  :: hongerhormoon {n}, ghreline {f}
ghusl {n} (A full-body taken to restore the body to purity)  :: ghoesl
giant {n} (mythical human)  :: reus {m}
giant {n} (very tall person)  :: reus {m}, reuzin {f}
giant {adj} (giant)  :: reusachtig, reuzen- [in compounds]
giant otter {n} (Pteronura brasiliensis)  :: reuzenotter {m}
giant panda {n} (mammal)  :: panda {m}, pandabeer {m}
gibberish {n} (unintelligible speech or writing)  :: gewauwel {n}, koeterwaals {n}, wartaal, gebrabbel {n}
gibberish {n} (needlessly obscure or overly technical language)  :: visserslatijn {n}
gibbet {n} (upright post with a crosspiece used for execution and subsequent public display; a gallows)  :: galg
gibbon {n} (small ape)  :: gibbon {m}
Gibraltar {prop} (British overseas territory)  :: Gibraltar
giddiness {n} (state of being giddy) SEE: dizziness  ::
giddy {adj} (dizzy)  :: duizelig
giddy {adj} (causing dizziness)  :: duizelingwekkend
giddy {adj} (lightheartedly silly or joyfully elated)  :: onbezonnen
giddy {adj} (frivolous, impulsive, inconsistent, changeable)  :: lichtzinnig
giddyup {interj} (used to make a horse go faster)  :: hu, hot
Gideon {prop} (biblical character)  :: Gideon
gift {n} (something given to another voluntarily, without charge)  :: gift, geschenk {n}, presentje {n}, cadeau {n}
gift {n} (a talent or natural ability)  :: gave {f}
gift {v} ((transitive) to give as a gift)  :: schenken
gift horse {n} (apparent gift, that has substantial associated costs)  :: gegeven paard {n}
gift of the gab {n}  :: geslepen tong
gig {n} (performing engagement by a musical group)  :: optreden {n}, schnabbel {m}, concert {n}
giga- {prefix} (SI prefix)  :: giga-
gigantic {adj} (very large)  :: gigantisch
giggle {v} (laugh)  :: giechelen
giggle {n} (laugh)  :: gegiechel {n}
gigolo {n} (male having sexual relationships for money)  :: manhoer, gigolo
gigolo {n} (hired escort or dancing partner)  :: escort {m}
Gila monster {n} (Heloderma suspectum)  :: gilamonster
gild {v} (to cover with a thin layer of gold)  :: vergulden
gild {v} (to adorn)  :: verfraaien, opsmukken
gilded {adj} (having the color or quality of gold)  :: gulden
gilder {n} (Dutch coin)  :: gulden {m}
Gilead {prop} (Biblical region east of the Jordan)  :: Gilead
Giles {prop} (male given name)  :: Aegidius
gill {n} (breathing organ of fish)  :: kieuw {f}
gillless {adj} (lacking gills)  :: kieuwenloos
gilt {n} (A young female pig, at or nearing the age of first breeding.)  :: gelt
gimlet {n} (tool)  :: fretboor {f}
gimlet {v}  :: boren {f}
gimme a five {v} (request for high five)  :: geef me de vijf
ginger {n} (plant)  :: gember {m}
ginger {n} (spice)  :: gember {m}
ginger {n} (person with reddish-brown hair)  :: ros
ginger {adj} (reddish-brown)  :: ros, rosse
ginger ale {n} (ginger beer) SEE: ginger beer  ::
ginger beer {n} (queer) SEE: queer  ::
ginger beer {adj} (queer) SEE: queer  ::
ginger beer {n} (drink flavoured with ginger)  :: gemberbier {n}
gingerbread {n} (type of cake)  :: peperkoek
gingerly {adv} (gently)  :: behoedzaam, voorzichtig
gingiva {n} (gum) SEE: gum  ::
ginseng {n} (any of several plants, of the genus Panax)  :: ginseng {m}
ginseng {n} (root of such a plant, or the extract)  :: ginseng {m}
gippo {n} (Egyptian) SEE: Egyptian  ::
gippo {n} (Gypsy) SEE: Gypsy  ::
giraffe {n} (mammal)  :: giraf {f}
girder {n} (main horizontal support in a building)  :: dwarsbalk {m}
girdle {n} (zodiac) SEE: zodiac  ::
girdle {n} (line of greatest circumference of a diamond)  :: rondist
girl {n} (young female person)  :: meisje {n}, meid {f}, meidje {n}, griet {f}, grietje {n}
girl {n} (female servant)  :: meid {f}
girl band {n} (band consisting of females) SEE: girl group  ::
girlfriend {n} (a female partner in a romantic relationship)  :: vriendin, meisje {n}
girlfriend {n} (a female friend)  :: vriendin
girl group {n} (pop group made up of young women)  :: meidengroep
girlish {adj} (like a girl)  :: meisjesachtig
girllike {adj} (resembling a girl)  :: meisjesachtig
girl's name {n} (given name for a girl)  :: meisjesnaam
girlswear {n} (Clothing designed to be worn by girls)  :: meisjeskleding {f}
Giro d'Italia {prop} (annual cycling race in Italy)  :: Ronde van Italië {f}
girth {n} (the distance measured around an object)  :: omtrek {m}, omvang {m}
girya {n} (kettlebell) SEE: kettlebell  ::
gissard {n} (one who tends to geese) SEE: gosherd  ::
gist {n} (the most essential part)  :: essentie, kerngedachte
gist {v} (extract the most important)  :: puren, uitpuren
git {n} (A silly, incompetent, stupid, annoying or childish person)  :: geit {f}
give {v} (transfer the possession of something to someone else)  :: geven, overhandigen
give a damn {v} (to be concerned about, to care about)  :: kunnen schelen, uitmaken
give a fuck {v} (give a shit) SEE: give a shit  ::
give a light {v} (give a shit) SEE: give a shit  ::
give a shit {v} (to (not) care)  :: kunnen schelen, kunnen bommen
give a tinker's cuss {v} (give a shit) SEE: give a shit  ::
give a tinker's damn {v} (give a shit) SEE: give a shit  ::
give a toss {v} (give a shit) SEE: give a shit  ::
give away {v} (to make a gift of something)  :: weggeven
give away {v} (to formally hand over a bride to the bridegroom)  :: weggeven
give-away shop {n} (shop)  :: weggeefwinkel
give birth {v} (produce new life)  :: baren
give in {v} (to relent or yield)  :: opgeven, prijsgeven, overgeven
give me {v} (expression of preference)  :: geeft u mij, geef mij
given name {n} (name chosen for a child by its parents)  :: voornaam {m}, roepnaam {m}
give or take {adv} (approximately) SEE: approximately  ::
give out {v} (to issue)  :: uitdelen
give rise to {v} (to be the origin of; to produce)  :: veroorzaken
give someone the cold shoulder {v} (to snub)  :: iemand links laten liggen
give two hoots {v} (give a shit) SEE: give a shit  ::
give up {v} (surrender)  :: zich overgeven
give up {v} (relinquish)  :: afzien
give up the ghost {v} (to die)  :: de geest geven
give what for {v} (scold) SEE: scold  ::
gizzard {n} (portion of the esophagus with ingested grit)  :: spiermaag
glacier {n} (a large body of ice which flows under its own mass, usually downhill)  :: gletsjer {m}
glaciologist {n} (one who studies glaciers)  :: glacioloog {m} {f}
glaciology {n} (the study of ice and its effect on the landscape)  :: gletsjerkunde {f}, glaciologie {f}
glad {adj} (pleased, happy, satisfied)  :: blij, verheugd
glade {n} (open space in the woods)  :: tra {f}, loo {n}, laar {n}
gladiator {n} (a professional boxer) SEE: boxer  ::
gladiator {n} ((in ancient Rome) a person (professional or slave) who entertained the public by engaging in mortal combat with another, or with a wild animal)  :: gladiator {m}
gladly {adv} (in a glad manner)  :: graag
gladness {n} (the state of being glad)  :: blijdschap {f}
Glagolitic {adj} (of or pertaining to the Glagolitic alphabet)  :: Glagolitisch
Glagolitic {n} (the oldest known Slavonic alphabet)  :: Glagolitisch {n}
Glagolitic alphabet {n} (writing system) SEE: Glagolitic  ::
gland {n} (organ that synthesizes and secretes substance)  :: klier {f} {m}
gland {n} (secretory structure on the surface of an organ)  :: klier {f} {m}
glandular {adj} (pertaining to a gland or glands)  :: ingeboren
glans {n} (acorn or mast of the oak)  :: eikel {m}
glans {n} (pessary) SEE: pessary  ::
glans {n} (goiter) SEE: goitre  ::
glans {n} (conical vascularized body forming the extremity of the penis) SEE: glans penis  ::
glans penis {n} (conical vascularized body forming the extremity of the penis)  :: eikel
Glasgow {prop} (the city Glasgow)  :: Glasgow
Glasgow kiss {n} (headbutt) SEE: headbutt  ::
glasnost {n} (a policy of the Soviet Union)  :: glasnost
glass {n} (hourglass) SEE: hourglass  ::
glass {n} (substance)  :: glas {n}
glass {n} (drinking vessel)  :: glas {n}
glass {n} (mirror) SEE: mirror  ::
glass {n} (barometer) SEE: barometer  ::
glassblowing {n} (art of making objects from molten glass)  :: glasblazen
glass ceiling {n} (unwritten, uncodified barrier)  :: glazen plafond {n}
glass cutter {n} (glazier) SEE: glazier  ::
glasses {n} (plural of "glass") SEE: glass  ::
glasses {n} (spectacles) SEE: spectacles  ::
glassmaker {n}  :: glazenmaker {m}
glassworks {n} (a factory that produces glass)  :: glashut
glassy {adj} (of or like glass)  :: glasachtig, glazig
glassy {adj} (dull, expressionless)  :: glasachtig, glazig
glaucoma {n} (eye disease)  :: glaucoom, groene staar {m}
glaze {n} (coating on pottery)  :: glazuur {n}
glaze {n} (layer of paint)  :: lazuur {n}
glaze {n} (meteorology: smooth coating of ice caused by freezing rain)  :: ijzel {m}
glaze {v} (to apply a thin layer of coating)  :: glazuren
glazier {n} (craftsman who works with glass, fitting windows, etc)  :: glazenmaker {m}, glaszetter {m} {f}
glean {v} (harvest grain left behind after the crop has been reaped)  :: oppikken, oprapen, inzamelen, sprokkelen
glean {v} (gather information in small amounts, with implied difficulty, bit by bit)  :: oppikken, leren, verzamelen
glee {n} (Joy; merriment; mirth; gayety; particularly, the mirth enjoyed at a feast)  :: vrolijkheid
glen {n} (secluded and narrow valley)  :: dal {n}, vallei
glide {v} (To move softly, smoothly, or effortlessly)  :: glijden
glide {v} (To fly unpowered, as of an aircraft)  :: zweven
glider {n} (aircraft)  :: zweefvliegtuig {n}
glimpse {n} (brief look)  :: glimp {m}
glimpse {v} (see briefly)  :: een glimp opvangen
glint {v} (to flash briefly)  :: flitsen
glitter {v} (to sparkle with light)  :: schitteren
glitz {n} (brilliant showiness)  :: blits {m}
gloat {v} (to exhibit a conspicuous sense of self-satisfaction)  :: met wellust bekijken, met duivels vermaak bekijken, verlustigen
gloating {n} (act of one who gloats)  :: leedvermaak {n}, verkneukeling {f}, verlustiging {f}, zegevreugde {f}
global {adj} (spherical)  :: bolvormig, bolrond, sferisch
global {adj} (of or relating to a globe or sphere)  :: sferisch
global {adj} (concerning all parts of the world)  :: globaal, wereldwijd, wereld- , mondiaal
global dimming {n} (decline of the intensity of the sunlight reaching the Earth's surface)  :: mondiale zonsverduistering {f}, globaal dimeffect, global dimming {f}
globalisation {n} (process of becoming a more interconnected world)  :: globalisering {f}, mondialisering {f}
globalisation {n} (process of world economy becoming dominated by capitalist models)  :: globalisering {f}
global variable {n}  :: globale variabele {m}
global village {n} (world as single community)  :: mondiaal dorp {n}
global warming {n} (increase in the average temperature of the earth's atmosphere to cause climate change)  :: opwarming van de aarde {f}
globe {n} (the planet Earth)  :: wereldbol {m}
globe {n} (model of Earth)  :: wereldbol {m}
globefish {n} (blowfish) SEE: blowfish  ::
globe-trot {n} (trip around the world)  :: wereldreis {f}
globe-trot {v} (travel all over the world)  :: globetrotten, een wereldreis maken
globus cruciger {n} (royal symbol of power)  :: rijksappel {m}
glockenspiel {n} (musical instrument)  :: klokkenspel {n}; beiaard
gloom {n} (darkness, dimness or obscurity)  :: duisternis {f}
gloomy {adj} (imperfectly illuminated)  :: duister, donker
gloomy {adj} (affected with, or expressing, gloom; melancholy)  :: benauwd, melancholisch
glorious {adj}  :: roemruchtig
glory {n} (great beauty or splendour)  :: glorie {f}, luister {m}, pracht {m} {f}
glory {n} (honour and valour)  :: glorie {f}, eer {m} {f}, roem {m}
glory {n} (worship or praise)  :: lof {m}, dankzegging {f}
gloss {n} (glossary) SEE: glossary  ::
glossary {n} (list of words with their definitions)  :: glossarium {n}
glossy {adj} (having a reflective surface)  :: glanzend
glossy antshrike {n} (a passerine bird of the antbird family)  :: rouw-mierklauwier
glottal stop {n} (plosive sound articulated with the glottis)  :: glottisslag
glove {n} (item of clothing)  :: handschoen {f}
glove box {n} (glove compartment) SEE: glove compartment  ::
glove compartment {n} (compartment recessed in an automobile’s dashboard)  :: handschoenenkastje, dashboardkastje, handschoenenvak {n}
glover {n} (person who makes gloves)  :: handschoenmaker {m}
glow {v}  :: gloeien
glow {n} (the state of a glowing object)  :: gloed {m}
glow {n}  :: gloed {m}
glower {v} (to look or stare with anger)  :: dreigend kijken,
glower {n} (an angry stare or glare)  :: norse blik,
glowing {adj} (that which glows)  :: gloeiend
glucose {n} (simple monosaccharide sugar)  :: glucose {m} {f}, druivensuiker {m}
glue {n} (sticky adhesive substance)  :: lijm {m}
glue {v} (join with glue)  :: lijmen
glue stick {n} (solid adhesive tube)  :: plakstift
glum {adj} (despondent)  :: sip
glut {n} (excess)  :: oververzadiging, overmaat
glut {n} (That which is swallowed)  :: slok
glut {n} (A wooden wedge used in splitting blocks)  :: wig
glut {n} ((mining) A piece of wood used to fill up behind cribbing or tubbing)  :: blok
gluteal cleft {n} (cleft between buttocks)  :: bilspleet {f}, bilnaad {m}
gluten {n} (cereal protein)  :: gluten
gluteus maximus {n} (the largest of the muscles of each buttock)  :: grote bilspier {m-f}
glutton {n} (wolverine) SEE: wolverine  ::
gluttonous {adj} (given to excessive eating; prone to overeating)  :: vraadzuchtig
gluttony {n} (the vice of eating to excess)  :: vraatzucht
glycogen {n} (polysaccharide that is the main form of carbohydrate storage in animals)  :: glycogeen {n}
glyph {n} (graphic representation of a character)  :: schriftteken {n}
G major {n} (the major key with G as its tonic)  :: G-majeur, G-groot
G major {n} (the major chord with a root of G)  :: G-majeur, G-groot
G minor {n} (the minor key with G as its tonic)  :: g-mineur, g-klein
G minor {n} (the minor chord with a root of G)  :: g-mineur, g-klein
gnarled {adj} (knotty and misshapen)  :: knoestig, misvormd
gnarly {adj} (gnarled) SEE: gnarled  ::
gnash {v} (to grind one's teeth in pain or in anger)  :: tandenknarsen, knarsetanden
gnat {n} (any small insect of the order Diptera)  :: mug {f}, knut
gnaw {v} (to bite something persistently)  :: knagen
gnawer {n} (rodent or other similar type of animal that gnaws)  :: knaagdier {n}
gneiss {n} (common and widely-distributed metamorphic rock)  :: gneis
gnome {n} (legendary being)  :: kabouter {m}
gnome {n} (elemental being of earth)  :: gnoom
Gnosticism {n} (Gnosticism)  :: gnosticisme {n}
GNP {n} (Gross National Product)  :: BNP
gnu {n} (large antelope)  :: gnoe {m}
go {v} (die) SEE: die  ::
go {v} (lead (tend or reach in a certain direction)) SEE: lead  ::
go {v} (to move through space (especially from one place to another) )  :: gaan
go {v} (to disappear )  :: verdwijnen, weggaan
go {n} (board game)  :: go {n}
go {v} (leave) SEE: leave  ::
go {v} (attack) SEE: attack  ::
go {v} (attend) SEE: attend  ::
go {v} (change) SEE: change  ::
go {v} (turn out) SEE: turn out  ::
go {v} (walk) SEE: walk  ::
go {v} (urinate, defecate) SEE: pee  ::
go {v} (survive) SEE: survive  ::
go {v} (extend) SEE: extend  ::
Goa {prop} (state in western India)  :: Goa
go about {v} (to tackle)  :: aanpakken,
go about {v} (to circulate (in))  :: rondgaan, rondlopen, de ronde doen
goad {v} (to prod with a goad; to encourage, stimulate, incite or provoke)  :: aanporren
goad {v} (to encourage or stimulate)  :: aanmoedigen, stimuleren
goad {v} (to incite or provoke)  :: provoceren, aanzetten, aansporen
goal {n} (result one is attempting to achieve)  :: doel {n}, bedoeling, objectief {n}, oogmerk {n}
goal {n} (in many sports, an area into which the players attempt to put an object)  :: doel {n}, goal
goal {n} ((sport) act of placing the object into the goal)  :: doelpunt {n}
goal {n} (point(s) scored)  :: punt {n}, doelpunt {n}
goal difference {n} (difference between the number of goals scored and the number of goals conceded)  :: doelsaldo {n}
goalkeeper {n} (player that protects a goal)  :: keeper {m} {f}, doelwachter {m}, doelwachtster {f}, doelman {m}
goal line {n} (in soccer)  :: doellijn
goaltender {n} (player that protects a goal) SEE: goalkeeper  ::
goat {n} (animal)  :: geit {f}, bok {m}
goatee {n} (beard at the center of the chin)  :: kinbaardje {n}, sik {m}
goatfucker {n} (derogatory term for a person of North African or Asian descent)  :: geitenneuker {m}
go away {interj}  :: ga weg!
go away {v} (to depart or leave a place)  :: weggaan
gob {n} (lump of soft or sticky material)  :: kwak, slijmerige prop,
gob {n} (slang: mouth)  :: smoel, muil [slang]
gob {n} (slang: saliva or phlegm)  :: fluim, rochel [slang]
gob {n} (military slang: sailor)  :: matroos bij de Amerikaanse Marine,
go back {v} (to return to a place)  :: teruggaan
go bad {v} (of foods: to spoil or rot)  :: bederven
go bankrupt {v} (to become bankrupt)  :: failliet gaan
gobbet {n} (chunk of food)  :: brok {m} {f} {n}, homp {m} {f}
gobbet {n} (an extract of text)  :: uittreksel {n}, fragment {n}
gobbledygook {n} (Nonsense; meaningless or encrypted language.)  :: koeterwaals {n}
Gobelin {n} (a mainly French and Flemish type of tapestry)  :: gobelin {m} and {n}, wandtapijt {n}
go belly-up {v} (go bankrupt) SEE: go bankrupt  ::
goblin {n} (hostile diminutive humanoid in fantasy literature)  :: aardmannetje {n}, kobold {m}
goby {n} (gudgeon) SEE: gudgeon  ::
god {n} (deity)  :: god {m}, godheid {f}
god {n} (idol)  :: afgod {m}, godenbeeld, idool
god {v} (idolize)  :: verafgoden, idoliseren
God {n} (impersonal, universal, spiritual presence)  :: God {m}
God {n} (omnipotent being)  :: god, God {m}
God {prop} (single deity of monotheism)  :: God {m}
God {prop} (single male deity of duotheism)  :: God {m}
God bless you {interj} (said as a short prayer for the recipient)  :: God zegene u, God zegene jou
God bless you {interj} (said to somebody who has sneezed)  :: [formal form] gezondheid!, [informal form] proost!
goddamn {interj} (an expression of anger, surprise, or frustration)  :: verdomme!, godverdomme!
goddamn {adj} (intensifier)  :: verdomd, vervloekt
goddess {n} (female deity)  :: godin
goddess {n} (adored or idealized woman)  :: schoonheid
Goddess {prop} (single goddess of monotheism)  :: Godin {f}
godfather {n} (man present at the christening of a baby who promises to help raise the child in a Christian manner)  :: peter {m}, gevader {m}
godfearing {adj} (obedient to a deity)  :: godvrezende
godfearing {adj} (religiously devout)  :: godvrezende
God-fearing {adj} (following the precepts of a religious practice and respects and reveres god and his authority)  :: godvrezend
Godfrey {prop} (male given name)  :: Godfried
godhood {n} (state of being a god)  :: goddelijkheid
God knows {phrase} (Only known to God; only known to the gods)  :: Joost mag het weten
godless {adj} (not acknowledging any deity or god; without belief in any deity or god)  :: goddeloos, godloos, ongelovig, atheïstisch
godlike {adj} (having characteristics of a god)  :: goddelijk
godmother {n} (woman present at the christening of a baby who promises to help raise the child in a Christian manner)  :: meter {f}
go down {v} (descend)  :: afdalen
go down {v} (decrease)  :: verminderen
godparent {n} (godfather or godmother)  :: peetvader {m}, peetmoeder {f}
godsend {n} (an unexpected good fortune)  :: godsgeschenk {n}
Godspeed {interj} (The wish that the outcome of someone's actions is positive for them)  :: ga met God, succes {n}
godwit {n} (Bird)  :: grutto {c}
God works in mysterious ways {proverb} (a situation may be beneficial later)  :: Gods wegen zijn ondoorgrondelijk
goer {n} (foot) SEE: foot  ::
goer {n} (one who goes)  :: -ganger {m} [in compounds], gaander {m}, ganger {m} [rare]
gofer {n} (worker)  :: loopjongen {m}, manusje-van-alles {n}
Go Fish {prop} (a card game for children)  :: kwartet {n}
goggle {n} (a pair of protective eyeglasses) SEE: goggles  ::
goggles {n} (protective eyewear)  :: veiligheidsbril {m}, beschermende brillen {m-p}
Goidelic {adj} (relating to the Goidels)  :: Goidelisch
going to {phrase} (will (future tense))  :: gaan (+ infinitive)
going to {phrase} (past progressive)  :: past tense of gaan: ging, gingen (+ infinitive)
goitre {n} (enlargement of the neck)  :: bof {m} {f}
goji berry {n} (wolfberry) SEE: wolfberry  ::
Golaghat {prop} (worldwide)  :: Golaghat {n}
gold {n} (element)  :: goud {n}
gold {n} (coin)  :: goudstuk {n}
gold {n} (colour)  :: goud {n}
gold {n} (gold medal)  :: goud {n}, gouden medaille {f}
gold {adj} (made of gold)  :: gouden
gold {adj} (having the colour of gold)  :: goudkleurig
Gold Coast {prop} (in Australia)  :: Gold Coast
goldcrest {n} (bird)  :: goudhaantje {n}
golden {adj} (made of, or relating to, gold)  :: gouden
golden {adj} (having a colour or other richness suggestive of gold)  :: gouden, goudkleurig
goldenberry {n} (cape gooseberry) SEE: cape gooseberry  ::
golden-crested wren {n} (goldcrest) SEE: goldcrest  ::
golden eagle {n} (large bird of prey)  :: steenarend {m}
goldeneye {n} (duck)  :: brilduiker
Golden Fleece {prop} (in mythology)  :: gulden vlies {n}
golden hamster {n} (a small rodent, Mesocricetus auratus)  :: goudhamster
golden parachute {n} (agreement on benefits)  :: gouden handdruk {m}
golden ratio {n} (Irrational number)  :: gulden snede
Golden Retriever {n} (a breed of dog)  :: golden retriever {m}
gold fever {n} (fever for gold ore)  :: goudkoorts
gold fever {n} (profit craving)  :: goudkoorts
goldfish {n} (fish)  :: goudvis {m}
Goldilocks {n} (fairy tale character)  :: Goudlokje {f}
Goldilocks zone {n} (the planetary zone that could sustain life)  :: Goudlokjesgebied {n}
gold leaf {n} (gold beaten into a thin sheet)  :: bladgoud {n}
gold rush {n} (period of feverish migration into an area in which gold has been discovered)  :: goudkoorts
goldsmith {n} (person who forges things out of gold)  :: goudsmid
gold standard {n} (monetary system)  :: gouden standaard
golf {n} (ball game)  :: golf {n}
golf {v} (play golf)  :: golfen
golf course {n} (the land where one plays golf)  :: golfterrein {n}
Goliath {prop} (biblical giant)  :: Djaloet [Qur'ānic]
Gollum {n} (fictional character)  :: Gollem, Sméagol
-gon {suffix} (plane figure)  :: hoek {m}
gondola {n} (narrow boat, especially in Venice)  :: gondel {f} {m}
gondola {n} (enclosed car suspended to a cable onto which it travels)  :: kabelbaan {f}, gondellift {m}, zweefbaan {f}
gondola {n} (car or basket of an airship)  :: gondel {m} {f}
gondolier {n} (Venetian boatman who propels a gondola)  :: gondelier {m}
gonfalon {n} (a standard or ensign)  :: gonfalon {m}
gong {n} (percussion instrument)  :: gong {m}
gongfu {n} (kung fu) SEE: kung fu  ::
gonorrhea {n} (STD)  :: gonorroe
goo {n} (sticky or gummy semi-solid or liquid substance)  :: brij {m}
goo {n} (sentimentality)  :: stroperigheid
good {adj} (acting in the interest of good; ethical good intentions)  :: goed
good {adj} (useful for a particular purpose)  :: goed
good {adj} (of food, edible; not stale or rotten)  :: goed
good {adj} (of food, having a particularly pleasant taste)  :: goed
good {adj} (healthful)  :: goed
good {adj} (pleasant; enjoyable)  :: goed
good {adj} (of people, competent or talented)  :: goed
good {adj} (effective)  :: goed
good {adj} (favourable)  :: goed
good {adj} (beneficial; worthwhile)  :: goed
good {n} (the forces of good)  :: goed, goede
good afternoon {phrase} (greeting said in the afternoon)  :: (Flanders) goedenamiddag, goeienamiddag; (Netherlands) goedemiddag, goeiemiddag, goedendag
goodbye {interj} (farewell)  :: tot ziens, doei, dag, houdoe
goodbye, cruel world {phrase} (exclamation prior to suicide)  :: vaarwel, wrede wereld!
good day {phrase} (greeting between sunrise and sunset)  :: goedendag, goeiedag
good-den {interj} (good evening) SEE: good evening  ::
good evening {n} (greeting said in the evening)  :: goedenavond
good for nothing {adj} (good-for-nothing) SEE: good-for-nothing  ::
good-for-nothing {n} (person of little worth or usefulness)  :: nietsnut {m} {f}
good fortune {n} (good luck) SEE: good luck  ::
Good Friday {prop} (The Friday before Easter Sunday, the commemoration of the day on which Christ was crucified)  :: Goede Vrijdag {m}
good job {interj} (a phrase used to praise for a good job or efforts)  :: goed gedaan, goed zo, goed bezig
good luck {interj} (wish of fortune or encouragement)  :: veel geluk!, (veel) succes!
good morning {interj} (when seeing someone for the first time in the morning)  :: goedemorgen, goeiemorgen
good-natured {adj} (of or pertaining to an amicable, kindly disposition)  :: zachtaardig, goedaardig
goodness {n} (state or characteristic of being good)  :: goedheid {f}
good news {n} (something positive)  :: goed nieuws
good night {phrase} (a farewell)  :: goedenacht, goeienacht, before going to sleep welterusten, trusten [familiar]
good offices {n} (good offices)  :: invloed {m}, goede diensten ({m-p}, conciliatory mediation)
good riddance {interj} (used to indicate that a loss is welcome)  :: opgeruimd staat netjes [tidied up looks neat], liever kwijt dan rijk [rather lost than rich]
goods {n} (that which is produced, traded, bought or sold)  :: goederen {p}, waar {f}
Good Samaritan {n} (subject of the parable)  :: Barmhartige Samaritaan, Barmhartige Samaritaan
goods train {n} (train used for transportation of goods)  :: goederentrein
good things come to those who wait {proverb} (patience is a virtue)  :: geduld is een schone zaak
good to go {adj} (ready for use (thing))  :: (weer) in orde
good to go {adj} (ready for some specific task (person))  :: (weer) in orde
goodwill {n} (value)  :: goedwil {m}
gooey {adj} (of or relating to goo)  :: papperig, slijmachtig
gooey {adj} (soft, sticky and viscous)  :: zacht,kleverig,visceus
goofball {n} (A foolish or silly person.)  :: sufferd,idioot
go off {v} (explode)  :: afgaan
go off {v} (depart; leave)  :: weggaan, vertrekken
go off {v} (putrefy; become inedible)  :: bederven
goof off {v} (engage in idle activity)  :: niets doen, luilakken
Goofy {prop} (a Disney character)  :: Goofy {m}
google {v} (to search for on the Internet)  :: googelen
googol {num} (1 followed by 100 zeros)  :: googol
googolplex {num} (ten to the power of a googol)  :: googolplex
gook {n} (derogatory slur for an Asian person)  :: spleetoog
goombah {n} (person of Italian descent) SEE: wop  ::
go on {v} (continue)  :: doorgaan
goose {n} (a grazing waterfowl of the family Anatidae)  :: gans {f}
gooseberry {n} (fruit)  :: kruisbes {f}, stekerbees
goose bump {n} (raised skin caused by cold, excitement, or fear)  :: kippenvel {n}
goosebump {n} (goose pimple) SEE: goose pimple  ::
goose flesh {n} (goose pimple) SEE: goose pimple  ::
gooseherd {n} (person who tends to geese) SEE: gosherd  ::
goose is cooked {phrase} (all hope is gone)  :: de rapen zijn gaar
gooseneck barnacle {n} (crustacean)  :: eendenmossel {f}
goose pimple {n} (bumps on the skin)  :: kippenvel {n}
goose skin {n} (goose pimple) SEE: goose pimple  ::
go out {v} (to leave, especially a building)  :: naar buiten gaan
go out {v} (to leave one's abode to go to public places)  :: uitgaan
Gorbachev {prop} (Russian surname)  :: Gorbatsjov {m}
gore {v} (to pierce)  :: spiezen
gorge {n} (deep passage)  :: kloof {n}
gorge {n} (gullet)  :: strot {m} {f}
gorge {v} (to eat greedily)  :: schrokken
gorilla {n} (ape)  :: gorilla {m}
gormless {adj} (lacking intelligence or understanding; foolish)  :: onnozel, onhandig, naïef
Gorstian {prop}  :: Gorstien
gory {adj} (covered with blood, very bloody)  :: bloedig, bloederig
goshawk {n} (bird of prey)  :: havik {m}
gosherd {n} (one who takes care of geese)  :: ganzenhoeder {m}, ganzenherder {m}, gansherder {m}, ganzenhoederin {f}, ganzenherderin {f}, gansherderin {f}
gosling {n} (young goose)  :: gansje {n}, ganzenjong {n}
gosling {n} (callow (immature, inexperienced) / foolish, naive young person)  :: domme gans {f}
gospel {n} (first section of New Testament)  :: evangelie {n}
gossamer {n} (cobwebs floating in the air)  :: herfstdraad {m} (usually in the plural: herfstdraden)
gossamer {n} (a soft, sheer fabric)  :: ragfijn weefsel
gossamer {n} (anything delicate, light, flimsy)  :: delikaat
gossamer {n}  :: flodder(tje)
gossip {n} (person)  :: roddelaar {m}, roddelaarster {f}
gossip {n} (idle talk)  :: kletspraatje, roddel
gossip {v} (to talk about someone else's private or personal business)  :: roddelen
gossip {v} (to talk idly)  :: babbelen, zeveren, kletsen, zwetsen
gossiper {n} (one who gossips)  :: roddelaar {m}, roddelaarster {f}
goth {n} (punk-derived subculture of people who predominately dress in black)  :: gothic
goth {n} (style of bleak rock music; gothic rock)  :: gothic
goth {n} (person who is part of the goth subculture)  :: gothic
goth {adj} (relating to this music or these people)  :: gothic
Goth {n} (member of the East Germanic tribe)  :: Goot {m}
Gothenburg {prop} (city on the west coast of Sweden)  :: Göteborg {n}, Gotenburg {n}
Gothic {prop} (extinct Germanic language)  :: Gothisch {n}, Gotisch {n}
Gothic {adj} (of or relating to the Goths)  :: Gotisch
Gothic {adj} (of or relating to the architectural style)  :: Gotisch
Gothic {adj} (of or relating to a style of fictional writing)  :: gothic
Gothic {adj} (of the type formerly used for printing German)  :: Gotisch
Gothic {adj} (of a sans serif typeface)  :: Gotisch
Gothic {adj} (of or relating to the goth subculture or lifestyle)  :: gothic
go to bed with {v} (to have sex)  :: naar bed gaan met
go to sleep {v} (fall asleep) SEE: fall asleep  ::
go to work {v} (work) SEE: work  ::
go to work {v} (commute) SEE: commute  ::
Gouda {prop} (city in the Netherlands)  :: Gouda {n}
Gouda {n} (cheese)  :: Goudse kaas {m}
goulash {n} (A stew of beef or veal and vegetables, flavoured with paprika and sour cream)  :: goulash {m}, goelasj {m}
go under {v} (to fail by going bankrupt) SEE: go bankrupt  ::
go up {v}  :: opgaan
go up in smoke {v} (catch fire)  :: in rook opgaan
go up in smoke {v} (be ruined)  :: in rook opgaan
gourd {n} (the dried and hardened shell of a gourd fruit)  :: kalabasfles
gourd {n} ((obsolete) any of the climbing or trailing plants from the family Cucurbitaceae)  :: kalabas
gourd {n} (head)  :: kop
gourmet {adj}  :: voor fijnproevers, culinair
gourmet {n} (gourmet; a person who appreciates good food)  :: gastronoom {m}, gastronome {f}, fijnproever {m}, fijnproefster {f}, kenner van de keuken {m}
gout {n} (arthritic disease)  :: jicht {m}
govern {v} (to exercise sovereign authority in)  :: regeren
govern {v} (to control the actions of)  :: beheersen
govern {v} (to exercise a determining influence on)  :: bepalen
govern {v} (to control the speed or magnitude of)  :: regelen
govern {v} ((intr.) to exercise political authority)  :: regeren, leiden
government {n} (body with the power to make and/or enforce laws)  :: regering, overheid {f}
governor {n} (leader of a region or state)  :: gouverneur {m}
governor {n} (device which regulates or controls)  :: regelaar
go without saying {v} (to be obvious, apparent or clear)  :: ontegenzeggelijk
gown {n} (woman's dress)  :: japon
gown {n} (official robe)  :: toga {f}
grab {v} (to make a sudden grasping or clutching motion (at something))  :: grijpen
grace {n} (elegant movement, poise or balance)  :: gratie {f}, elegantie {f}
grace {n} (free and undeserved favour, especially of God)  :: genade {m} {f}
grace {n} (relief period for a debtor)  :: uitstel van betaling
graceful {adj} (showing grace)  :: elegant, gracieus
grace note {n} (type of musical note)  :: gunst nota, voorslag {m}
gradation {n}  :: gradatie {f}
grade {n} (performance expressed by a number, letter, or other symbol)  :: punt
grade crossing {n} (level crossing) SEE: level crossing  ::
grade school {n} (elementary or primary school) SEE: primary school  ::
gradient {n} (slope or incline)  :: richtingscoëfficient {m}
gradient {n} (in calculus)  :: gradiënt {m}
gradient {n} (in physics)  :: gradiënt {m}
gradient {n} (in vector algebra)  :: gradiënt {m}
gradual {adj} (proceeding by steps or small degrees)  :: geleidelijk, gestaag
gradually {adv} (in gradual manner)  :: geleidelijk, allengs, gaandeweg
graduate {n} (from a university)  :: afgestudeerde {m}
graduate {n} (US: from a high school)  :: abituriënt {m}
graduate {v} (to be recognized by a university as having completed the requirements of a degree)  :: promoveren, afstuderen
graduate {v} (US: to be recognized by a high school as having completed the requirements of a course of study)  :: promoveren, afstuderen
graduate {v} (transitive: to certify (a student) as having earned a degree)  :: promoveren
graduate {v} (to mark a scale on (something) so it can be used for measuring)  :: gradueren
graft {n} (small shoot or scion)  :: ent {m} {f}
graft {n} (branch or portion of a tree growing from such a shoot)  :: ent {m} {f}
graft {n} (portion of living tissue used in the operation of autoplasty)  :: transplantaat {n}
graft {v} (to insert a graft in another tree)  :: enten
graft {v} (to implant to form an organic union)  :: transplanteren
graft {v} (to join as if by grafting)  :: enten
graft {v} (to insert scions)  :: enten
graft {n} (corruption in official life)  :: corruptie {f}
graft {n} (criminal's special branch of practice)  :: métier {n}, branche {f}, specialiteit {f}
graft {n} (slang: cut of the take)  :: aandeel {n}, deel {n}, portie {f}
graft {n} (bribe)  :: smeergeld {n}
graft {n} (hard work)  :: labeur {n}
grafter {n} (one who inserts scions on other stocks, or propagates fruit by ingrafting)  :: enter {m}
grain {n} (harvested seeds of various grass-related food crops)  :: koren {n}, graan {n}
grain {n} (single seed of grain)  :: graankorrel {m}
grain {n} (the crops from which grain is harvested)  :: graan {n}
grain {n} (linear texture of material or surface)  :: nerf
grain {n} (single particle of a substance)  :: korrel {m}
grain {n} (unit of weight)  :: grein {n}
grain {n} (materials: region within a material having a single crystal structure or direction)  :: korrel {m}
gram {n} (unit of mass)  :: gram {m}
grammar {n} (rules for speaking and writing a language)  :: spraakkunst {f}, grammatica {f}
grammar {n} (book describing grammar)  :: spraakkunstboek {n}
grammarian {n} (person who studies grammar)  :: grammaticus {m}
grammar Nazi {n} (Person who obsesses over orthography)  :: taalnazi, kommaneuker {m}
grammary {n} (grammar) SEE: grammar  ::
grammatical {adj} (acceptable as determined by the rules of the grammar)  :: grammaticaal
grammatical {adj} (of or pertaining to grammar)  :: grammaticaal
grammatical alternation {n} (Verner alternation) SEE: Verner alternation  ::
grammatical case {n} (mode of inflection of a word)  :: naamval {m}, casus {m}
grammaticality {n} (state of obeying the rules of grammar)  :: grammaticaliteit
grammatical mood {n} (in grammar, type of the relationship)  :: wijs
grammatischer Wechsel {n} (Verner alternation) SEE: Verner alternation  ::
gramps {n} (grandfather)  :: bompa, opa {m}
gramps {n} (old man)  :: opa {m}
grampus {n} (killer whale) SEE: orca  ::
granary {n} (storage facility)  :: graanschuur
grand {adj} (great in size, and fine or imposing in appearance or impression)  :: groots, groot
grand {adj} (having higher rank or more dignity, size, or importance than other persons or things of the same name)  :: grandieus
grandaunt {n} (great-aunt) SEE: great-aunt  ::
Grand Canyon {prop} (large national park and gorge)  :: Grand Canyon
grandchild {n} (child of someone’s child)  :: kleinkind {n}
granddaddy {n} (grandfather)  :: bompa, opa
granddaughter {n} (daughter of someone’s child)  :: kleindochter {f}
grand duchess {n} (grand duke’s consort)  :: groothertogin {f}
grand duchess {n} ((grand)daughter of a Russian czar or emperor)  :: groothertogin {f}
grand duchy {n} (a dominion or region ruled by a grand duke or grand duchess)  :: groothertogdom {n}
Grand Duchy of Luxembourg {prop} (official name of Luxembourg)  :: Groothertogdom Luxemburg
grand duke {n} (ruler or monarch of a grand duchy)  :: groothertog {m}
grandfather {n} (grandfather (from either side))  :: grootvader {m}, opa {m}, bompa {m} [Flanders]
grandfather {n} (male forefather)  :: voorvader {m}
grandfather-in-law {n} (grandfather of one's spouse)  :: schoongrootvader
grandiloquence {n} (lofty, pompous or bombastic speech or writing)  :: grootspraak {m} {f}, bombast {m}, hoogdravendheid {f}
grandma {n} (grandmother (informal))  :: oma
grandmaster {n} (Grandmaster) SEE: Grandmaster  ::
Grandmaster {n} (highest title for chess player)  :: grootmeester {m}
Grand Master {n} (abbreviation of various titles)  :: grootmeester {m}
grandmother {n} (mother of someone's parent)  :: grootmoeder, oma
grandmother-in-law {n} (grandmother of one's spouse)  :: schoongrootmoeder
grandpa {n} (grandfather (informal))  :: opa
grandparent {n} (parent of one's parent)  :: grootouder {m}
grand piano {n} (type of piano)  :: vleugelpiano {m} {f}, vleugel {m}
grand prince {n} (ruler's title)  :: grootvorst {m}
Grand Prix {n} (any of several international races, especially one of a series for Formula One racing cars)  :: Grote Prijs {m}
grandson {n} (son of one's child)  :: kleinzoon {m}
grandstand {n} (seating area)  :: tribune
grandstand {n} (audience)  :: toeschouwers
granduncle {n} (great-uncle) SEE: great-uncle  ::
granite {n} (type of rock)  :: graniet {f}
granivore {n} (seed-eating animal)  :: granivoor {m}, zaadeter {m}
granny {n} (colloquial: grandmother)  :: oma {f}, [Netherlands] opoe {f}, [Belgium] bomma {f}
granny {n} (colloquial, derogatory: an elderly woman)  :: besje {f}
granola {n} (breakfast and snack food)  :: muesli {m}, crunchy {m}
grant {v} (To give over)  :: verlenen
grant {v} (To bestow or confer, with or without compensation, particularly in answer to prayer or request)  :: verlenen
grant {v} (To admit as true what is not yet satisfactorily proved; to yield belief to; to allow; to yield; to concede)  :: toegeven
grant-in-aid {n}  :: toelage
granule {n} (small particle)  :: korrel {m}
granule {n} (geology: fragment of rock)  :: korrel {m}
granulocyte {n} (blood cell)  :: granulocyt {m}
granuloma {n} (tumor)  :: granuloom {n}
grape {n} (fruit)  :: druif {f}
grape {n} (vine)  :: druivelaar {m}
grape {adj} (flavour)  :: druiven-
grape {adj} (colour)  :: druivenkleurig
grapefruit {n} (a large, round tart fruit)  :: grapefruit {m}
grape juice {n} (grape juice)  :: druivensap
grapevine {n} (the plant on which grapes grow)  :: wijnstok {m}, wijnrank {m}
grapevine {n} (informal means of circulating gossip)  :: geruchtenmolen, tamtam
graph {n} (mathematical diagram)  :: grafiek
graph {n} (an ordered pair in graph theory)  :: graaf
grapheme {n} (fundamental unit of a writing system)  :: grafeem {n}
graphic {adj} (drawn, pictorial)  :: grafisch
graphical user interface {n} (type of user interface)  :: grafische gebruikersinterface {m}
graphics card {n} (display adapter)  :: grafische kaart {c}, videokaart {c}
graphite {n} (form of carbon)  :: grafiet {n}
graph theory {n} (study of networks of nodes and vertices)  :: grafentheorie
-graphy {suffix} (Suffix denoting a written or represented in the specified manner, or about a specified subject)  :: -grafie
grappa {n} (Italian grape-based spirit)  :: grappa {m}
grapple {n} (tool with claws or hooks)  :: enterhaak
grapple {n} (a close hand-to-hand struggle)  :: worsteling
grapple {n} (act of grappling)  :: entering
grasp {v} (to grasp) SEE: hold  ::
grasp {v} (to grip)  :: grijpen, vastpakken
grasp {v} (to understand)  :: begrijpen, snappen
grasp {n} (grip)  :: grip {m}
grasp {n} (understanding)  :: begrip {n}
grass {n} (ground cover plant)  :: gras {n}
grass {n} (marijuana)  :: wiet {m}
grasshopper {n} (an insect of the order Orthoptera)  :: sprinkhaan {m}
grassland {n} (an area dominated by grass or grasslike vegetation)  :: grasland {n}
grass mud horse {n} (Mythical Baidu deity used for circumventing censorship)  :: grasmodderpaard {n}
grass snake {n} (Natrix natrix)  :: ringslang
grass widow {n} (woman whose husband is away)  :: groene weduwe {f}, onbestorven weduwe {f}
grass widowhood {n} (state of being a grass widow)  :: groen weduwschap {n}
grate {n} (a horizontal metal grill)  :: rooster {n}
grate {v} (shred)  :: raspen, malen
grate {v} (rub against)  :: wrijven
grate {v} (irritate)  :: op de zenuwen werken, irriteren, vervelen
grateful {adj} (showing gratitude)  :: dankbaar
gratefulness {n} (the state of being grateful)  :: dankbaarheid {f}
grater {n} (A tool with which one grates)  :: rasp
gratis {adv} (free, without charge) SEE: for free  ::
gratis {adj} (free of charge) SEE: free of charge  ::
gratitude {n} (state of being grateful)  :: dankbaarheid
gratuitous {adj} (given freely)  :: kosteloos, gratis
gratuitous {adj} (not called for by the circumstances)  :: ongegrond, gratuit
gratulate {v} (congratulate) SEE: congratulate  ::
grave {n} (excavation for burial)  :: graf {n}
grave {n} (grave accent) SEE: grave accent  ::
grave accent {n} (grave accent)  :: accent grave {n}
gravedigger {n} (a person employed to dig graves)  :: grafdelver {m}
gravel {n} (kidney stone) SEE: kidney stone  ::
graverobber {n} (one who robs graves or tombs)  :: grafrover {m}
gravestone {n} (stone slab set at the head of a grave)  :: grafsteen {m}, gedenkteken {n}
graveyard {n} (tract of land in which the dead are buried)  :: kerkhof {n}, begraafplaats {f}
graveyard {n} (final storage place for collections of things no longer used)  :: kerkhof {n}
gravitation {n} (fundamental force of attraction)  :: zwaartekracht {f}, gravitatie {f}
gravitational {adj} (pertaining to gravitation)  :: gravitationeel
gravitational field {n} (the field produced by the gravitational force of mass)  :: gravitatieveld {n}, zwaartekrachtsveld {n}
gravitational wave {n} (fluctuation in spacetime that propagates as a wave at the speed of light)  :: zwaartekrachtsgolf {f}
graviton {n} (a hypothetical gauge boson)  :: graviton {n}
gravity {n} (resultant force on Earth's surface)  :: zwaartekracht {f}
gravity {n} (gravitation, gravity force on two mass bodies)  :: zwaartekracht {f}
gravy {n} (sauce)  :: jus {m}, saus {f}
gray {adj} (having a color somewhere between white and black, as the ash of an ember)  :: grijs
gray {adj} (dreary, gloomy)  :: grijs, grauw
gray {adj} (having an indistinct quality)  :: grijs
gray {v} (to become gray)  :: grijzen
gray {n} (colour)  :: grijs
gray-haired {adj} (gray-haired) SEE: grey-haired  ::
grayish {adj} (somewhat gray)  :: grijsachtig
gray water {n} (non-potable, but non-toxic water)  :: grijswater {n}
graze {v} (to eat grass from a pasture)  :: grazen
graze {v} (to rub or touch lightly the surface of in passing)  :: schampen
grease {n} (animal fat)  :: vet {n}, smeer {n}
grease {n} (oily or fatty matter)  :: vet {n}, olie
grease {v} (put grease or fat on something)  :: smeren, invetten
grease {v} (to bribe)  :: smeren, omkopen
greaseball {n} (person of Italian descent) SEE: wop  ::
grease pit {n} (trench over which a vehicle can be driven)  :: smeerkuil, smeerput
great {adj} (important) SEE: important  ::
great {adj} (very big, large scale)  :: groot
great {adj} (very good)  :: heerlijk, prachtig
great {adj} (important title)  :: de Grote
great {interj} (great!)  :: fantastisch, [can both be used as sarcasm] fijn
great antshrike {n} (Taraba major)  :: grote mierklauwier
great-aunt {n} (aunt of one’s parent)  :: oudtante
Great Barrier Reef {prop} (Great Barrier Reef)  :: Groot Barrièrerif {n}
Great Britain {prop} (island)  :: Groot-Brittannië {n}
greatcoat {n} (heavy overcoat)  :: (uniform)overjas {m}
greater argentine {n} (Argentina silus)  :: grote zilvervis
Greater Armenia {prop} (Greater Armenia)  :: Groter Armenië
Greater London {prop} (City of London, Westminster and 31 other London boroughs)  :: Groot-Londen
greater scaup {n} (Aythya marila)  :: topper
greatest common divisor {n} (largest positive integer or polynomial)  :: grootste gemene deler
great-grandchild {n} (The son or daughter of one's grandchild)  :: achterkleinkind
great-grandfather {n} (father of grandparent)  :: overgrootvader {m}
great-grandmother {n} (mother of one's grandparent)  :: overgrootmoeder {f}
great-grandparent {n} (parent of a grandparent)  :: overgrootouder {m}
great-great-grandfather {n} (The father of someone's great-grandparent)  :: betovergrootvader {m}
Great Lakes {prop} (a group of five lakes on the United States-Canada border)  :: Grote Meren {p}
great minds think alike {proverb} (used to emphasize two people reaching the same conclusion)  :: grote geesten denken gelijk
great northern diver {n} (large member of the diver family, Gavia immer)  :: ijsduiker
great northern loon {n} (great northern diver) SEE: great northern diver  ::
great primer {n}  :: tekst
Great Pyramid at Giza {prop} (Great Pyramid of Giza) SEE: Great Pyramid of Giza  ::
Great Pyramid of Giza {prop} (the largest and most famous of the Egyptian pyramids)  :: piramide van Cheops {f}
great spotted woodpecker {n} (species of woodpecker)  :: grote bonte specht {m}
great tit {n} (Bird)  :: koolmees {f}
great-uncle {n} (uncle of one's parent)  :: oudoom
Great Wall of China {prop} (Chinese fortification)  :: Chinese Muur
great white shark {n} (Carcharodon carcharias)  :: grote witte haai, mensenhaai
greaves {n} (residue from animal fat)  :: kaantjes
grebe {n} (any of several waterbirds in the family Podicipedidae)  :: fuut {m}
Greece {prop} (Country in Southeastern Europe)  :: Griekenland
greed {n} (selfish desire for more than is needed)  :: hebzucht {f}, gulzigheid {f}, schraapzucht {f}, hebgierigheid {f}, hebgier {f}
greedy {adj} (having greed; consumed by selfish desires)  :: hebzuchtig
Greek {n} (inhabitant, etc., of Greece)  :: Griek {m}, Griekse {f}
Greek {prop} (language of the Greek people)  :: Grieks
Greek {adj} (of the Greek language, people or country)  :: Grieks, Griekse
Greek fire {n} (flammable substance)  :: Grieks vuur
Greek Orthodox Church {prop} (Greek Orthodox Church)  :: Grieks-orthodoxe Kerk {f}
green {adj} (having green as its colour)  :: groen
green {adj} (inexperienced)  :: een groentje, onervaren
green {adj} (environmentally friendly)  :: groen, groene
green {n} (colour)  :: groen {n}
green {n} (member of a green party)  :: groene jongen {m}
green alga {n} (organism of Chlorophyta)  :: groenwier {n}
green-backed firecrown {n} (Sephanoides sephaniodes)  :: kolibrie {m}
green bottle fly {n} (flies in the genera Lucilia and Phaenicia)  :: groene vleesvlieg
green card {n} (US work permit)  :: green card {f}
green energy {n} (non-polluting energy)  :: groene stroom
greenery {n} (marijuana) SEE: marijuana  ::
green fingers {n} (natural gardening ability)  :: groene vingers {m-p}
greengrocer {n} (person who sells fresh vegetables and fruit)  :: groenteboer {m}
greenhorn {n} (inexperienced person)  :: melkmuil, vlasbaard
greenhouse {n} (building in which plants are grown more quickly than outside)  :: kas {f}
greenhouse gas {n} (any gas that contributes to the greenhouse effect)  :: broeikasgas {n}
greenish {adj} (somewhat green)  :: groenachtig
green jersey {n} (shirt worn by the leader of the Tour de France points competition)  :: groene trui {f} {m}
Greenland {prop} (a large self-governing island in North America)  :: Groenland
Greenlander {n} (a person from Greenland or of Greenlandic descent)  :: Groenlander
Greenlandic {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Greenland, its people or language) SEE: Greenlandish  ::
Greenlandic {prop} (language) SEE: Greenlandish  ::
Greenlandish {prop} (language)  :: Groenlands {n}
Greenland shark {n} (Somniosus microcephalus)  :: Groenlandse haai
green light {n} (green traffic light)  :: groen licht {n}
green light {n} (permission)  :: het OK krijgen {n}, groen licht
green pepper {n} (green peppercorn)  :: groene peper {m}
greens {n} (leaves of certain edible green plants)  :: groenten {f-p}, bladgroente {f}
greens {n} (any vegetable eaten by humans, regardless of colour)  :: groenten {f-p}
Greens {prop} (green party)  :: de Groenen {m-p}
green sea turtle {n} (species)  :: soepschildpad
Green's function {n} (function used to analyse differential equations)  :: Greense functie
greenstick fracture {n} (a partial fracture of a long bone)  :: groenhoutbreuk
green tea {n} (leaves)  :: groene thee
green tea {n} (drink)  :: groene thee
green thumb {n} (person)  :: iemand met groene vingers
green turtle {n} (green sea turtle) SEE: green sea turtle  ::
Greenwich {prop} (town)  :: Groenewijk {f}
green woodpecker {n} (Picus viridis)  :: groene specht {m}
greet {v} (to address with salutations or expressions of kind wishes)  :: begroeten, ontvangen
greet {v} (intransitive: to meet and give salutations)  :: groeten,tegemoet komen
greeting {n} (acknowledgement of a persons presence or arrival)  :: begroeting {f}, groet {m}
gregarious {adj} (of a person who enjoys being in crowds)  :: gezellig, sociaal, gregarieus, uitgaand
gregarious {adj} (of animals that travel in herds)  :: in kudde levend,
Gregorian calendar {prop} (calendar)  :: gregoriaanse kalender {m}
Gregory {prop} (male given name)  :: Gregoor
Grenada {prop} (Caribbean country)  :: Grenada
grenade {n} (pomegranate) SEE: pomegranate  ::
grenade {n} (small explosive device)  :: granaat {m}
grep {v} (use the program grep)  :: greppen
grep {v} (search anything)  :: greppen, zoeken
Gretel {prop} (character in the fairy tale Hansel and Gretel)  :: Grietje
grey {adj} (having a color somewhere between white and black, as the ash of an ember)  :: grijs
grey {adj} (dreary, gloomy)  :: grijs, grauw
grey {adj} (having an indistinct quality)  :: grijs
grey {v} (to become grey)  :: grijzen
grey {n} (colour)  :: grijs
grey crow {n} (hooded crow) SEE: hooded crow  ::
grey-haired {adj} (having grey hair)  :: grijsharig
grey heron {n} (the Old World wading bird Ardea cinerea of the heron family)  :: blauwe reiger {m}
greyhound {n} (lean breed of dog used in hunting and racing)  :: windhond
greylag {n} (large European goose) SEE: greylag goose  ::
greylag goose {n} (Anser anser)  :: grauwe gans
grey wolf {n} (a large grey wolf)  :: wolf {m}
grid {n} (rectangular array of squares or rectangles of equal size)  :: raster
grid {n} (electricity delivery system)  :: net, elektriciteitsnet
grid {n} (in computing)  :: netwerk
grid {n} (method of marking off maps)  :: raster, coördinatiestelsel, coördinatienet
gridiron {n} (rack or grate for broiling)  :: grillrooster
gridlock {n} (traffic congestion)  :: verkeersinfarct {n}, verkeerschaos {m}
grief {n} (sadness)  :: harteleed
grieve {v} (to cause sorrow to)  :: bedroeven
grieve {v} (to feel very sad about)  :: betreuren
grieve {v} (to experience grief)  :: treuren
grievous {adj} (causing grief, pain or sorrow)  :: pijnlijk
griffin {n} (mythical beast having the body of a lion and the wings and head of an eagle)  :: griffioen
griffon {n} (legendary creature) SEE: griffin  ::
griffon vulture {n} (Gyps fulvus)  :: vale gier {m}
grill {n} (barbecue)  :: barbecue {m}, grill {m}
grim {adj} (dismal and gloomy, cold and forbidding)  :: grimmig
grimace {n} (a distortion of the face)  :: grimas
grimalkin {n} (an old woman)  :: feeks
grime {n} (Dirt that is ingrained and difficult to remove)  :: afval, viezigheid
Grim Reaper {prop} (personification of Death)  :: Magere Hein, Pietje de Dood, engel des doods {m}
grimy {adj} (covered with grime)  :: grijmig, roetig
grin {n} (A smile revealing the teeth)  :: grijns {m} {f}
grin {v} (To smile showing the teeth)  :: grijnzen
grind {v} (to make smaller by breaking with a device)  :: malen, vermalen, verpulveren
grind {v} (to remove material by rubbing with an abrasive surface)  :: schuren
grind {n} (a tedious task)  :: karwei {n}
grip {v} (to grip) SEE: grasp  ::
grip {n} (grip) SEE: grasp  ::
grip {v} (to take hold)  :: grijpen
grip {n} (A hold or way of holding, particularly with the hand)  :: greep {m}, grip {n}, begrip {n}
grip {n} (A handle or other place to grip)  :: handvat {n}
gripe {n} (complaint; petty concern)  :: klacht
gripe {n} (Gyps fulvus) SEE: griffin  ::
grippe {n} (flu) SEE: flu  ::
grisly {adj} (horrifyingly repellent; terrifying, gruesome)  :: afgrijselijk
Grisons {prop} (a canton of Switzerland)  :: Graubünden
gristle {n} (cartilage)  :: kraakbeen
grit {v} (to clench)  :: knarsen
grizzly {n} (grizzly bear) SEE: grizzly bear  ::
grizzly bear {n} (Ursus arctos horribilis)  :: grizzlybeer {m}
groan {n}  :: zucht, kreun
groan {v} (to make a groan)  :: zuchten
groat {n} (hulled grain)  :: gort {m}
grocer {n} (person selling foodstuffs and household items)  :: kruidenier, kruidenierster
groceries {n} (commodities sold by a grocer or in a grocery)  :: boodschappen
grocery {n} (retail foodstuffs and other household supplies) SEE: groceries  ::
grocery {n} (shop or store that sells groceries)  :: kruidenier {m}
grocery store {n} (grocery) SEE: grocery  ::
groin {n} (long narrow depression of the human body that separates the trunk from the legs)  :: lies {f}
groined vault {n} (structure created by intersection of vaults)  :: kruisgraatgewelf {n}, kruisgewelf {n}
groin vault {n} (structure created by intersection of vaults)  :: kruisgraatgewelf {n}, kruisgewelf {n}
grommet {n} (reinforced eyelet, or a small metal or plastic ring)  :: kabelwartel
Groningen {prop} (province)  :: Groningen {n}
Groningen {prop} (city)  :: Groningen {n}
groom {n} (bridegroom) SEE: bridegroom  ::
groove {n} (long, narrow channel)  :: inkerving {f}
groove {n} ((mining) A shaft or excavation)  :: schacht
groove fricative {n} (phonetics: hissing sound) SEE: sibilant  ::
grope {v} (obsolete: to feel with or use the hands)  :: tasten
grope {v} (to search by feeling)  :: betasten
grope {v} (to touch closely and sexually)  :: betasten
gross {adj} (disgusting)  :: walgelijk
gross {adj} (whole amount, total)  :: bruto
gross {n} (twelve dozen)  :: gros {n}
gross {n} (total earnings or amount)  :: bruto
gross domestic product {n} (economic production of a particular territory)  :: bruto nationaal product (abbreviation BNP)
gross national product {n} (economics)  :: bruto nationaal product
grotesque {adj} (distorted and unnatural in shape or size; abnormal and hideous)  :: grotesk
grotto {n} (small cave)  :: grot
grouch {n} (one who is grumpy or irritable)  :: mopperkont, brombeer
grouchy {adj} (irritable; easily upset; angry; tending to complain)  :: knorrig, prikkelbaar, kwaad
ground {n} (surface of the Earth)  :: grond {m}, bodem {m}
ground {n} (soil, earth)  :: grond {m}, aarde {f}
ground {n} (bottom of a body of water)  :: bodem
ground {n} (basis, foundation, groundwork)  :: ondergrond
ground {n} (background, context, framework, surroundings)  :: achtergrond
ground {n} (electrical conductor connected to point of zero potential)  :: aarding {f}
ground {n} (electrical point of zero potential)  :: neuter {m}
ground {v} (to connect an electrical conductor)  :: aarden
ground {v} (to require a child to remain at home)  :: huisarrest geven
ground {v} (to forbid an aircraft or pilot to fly)  :: een vliegverbod opleggen
ground {n} (terrain) SEE: terrain  ::
ground {v} (to run aground) SEE: run aground  ::
groundbreaking {adj} (innovative)  :: baanbrekend, grensverleggend
ground cover {n} (something that overlays land)  :: bodembedekker
ground-effect machine {n} (hovercraft) SEE: hovercraft  ::
ground floor {n} (floor of a building closest to ground level)  :: begane grond {m}
ground forces {n} (all military units operating on the ground)  :: landmacht {f}
ground ivy {n} (Glechoma hederacea)  :: hondsdraf, aardveil {n}
ground-ivy {n} (Glechoma hederacea)  :: hondsdraf
ground power {n} (ground forces) SEE: ground forces  ::
grounds {n} (area of land)  :: terrein, omgeving
ground shark {n} (Greenland shark) SEE: Greenland shark  ::
ground water {n} (underground water) SEE: groundwater  ::
groundwater {n} (Water existing beneath the earth's surface in underground streams and aquifers)  :: grondwater {n}
groundwork {n} (foundation)  :: grondslag
ground zero {n} (location on the surface marking the detonation of a bomb)  :: maalde nul
group {n} (number of things or persons being in some relation to each other)  :: groep {f}, verzameling {f}
group {n} (in group theory)  :: groep {f}
group {n} (column in the periodic table)  :: groep {f}
group {v} (put together to form a group)  :: groeperen
grouping {n} (a collection of things or people)  :: groepering {f}
group sex {n} (sexual practice)  :: groepsseks
grouse {n} (any of various game birds of the family Tetraonidae)  :: auerhoen
grout {n} (mortar used between tiles)  :: voegmortel {m}, voegspecie {f}
grout {n} (coarse meal)  :: grout {n}
grout {n} (dregs)  :: sediment {n}
grout {v} (insert mortar between tiles)  :: voegen
grove {n} (small forest)  :: bosje {n}, loo {n}, horst {f}
grove {n} (orchard) SEE: orchard  ::
grovel {v} (to be nice in the hope of securing something)  :: kruipen
grow {v} ((intransitive) to become bigger)  :: groeien, wassen
grow {v} ((intransitive) to appear or sprout)  :: groeien, (ont)spruiten
grow {v} ((transitive) to cause something to become bigger)  :: doen groeien; (cultivate:) telen, kweken
growing {adj} (that grows)  :: groeiend
growing pains {n} (generalized pains)  :: groeipijn {f}
growing pains {n} (emotional or social problems)  :: groeipijn {f}
growing pains {n} (difficulties)  :: groeipijn {f}
growl {n} (deep threatening sound)  :: grom {m}, (het) gegrom
growl {v} (to utter a deep guttural sound)  :: grommen
growl {v} (express (something) by growling)  :: grommen (a somewhat neutral form), grauwen (an angry form)
growth {n} (increase in size)  :: groei, toename
growth {n} (act of growing)  :: groei
growth {n} (something that grows or has grown)  :: groei
growth spurt {n} (sudden growth in one's body)  :: groeispurt {m}
grub {n} (immature insect)  :: larve {f}, larf {f}
grub {n} (slang: food)  :: vreten {n} [Netherlands], voer {n}
grub {n}  :: vuil {n}
grub {v} (scavenge or scrounge)  :: azen, jagen, scharrelen
grubby {adj} (dirty)  :: groezelig, smerig, vuil
grubby {adj} (having grubs in it)  :: wormstekig
grudge {n} (deep seated animosity)  :: rancune, wrok
grudge {v} (to be unwilling to give)  :: misgunnen, weigeren
grudgingly {adv} (in a manner expressing resentment or lack of desire)  :: met tegenzin
grue {adj} (philosophy: of an object that is first green, then blue)  :: bloen
grue {adj} (linguistics: green or blue in languages that do not distinguish the two colors)  :: bloen
grue {v} (shudder) SEE: shudder  ::
grue {n} (shudder) SEE: shudder  ::
gruel {n} (thin watery porridge)  :: watergruwel {m}, havergort {m}
gruelling {adj} (so difficult or taxing as to make one exhausted)  :: afmattend, uitputtend
gruesome {adj} (repellently frightful and shocking; horrific or ghastly)  :: angstaanjagend, verschrikkelijk, gruwzaam, gruwelijk, afschuwelijk
gruesomeness {n} (the characteristic or quality of being gruesome)  :: grimmigheid {f}, gruwzaamheid {f}, verschrikkelijkheid {f}, afschuwelijkheid {f}
grumble {n} (the sound made by a hungry stomach)  :: gegrommel, geknor, grommen {n}
grumble {v} (to make a low growling or rumbling animal noise)  :: grommen, knorren
grumble {v} (to make a low growling or rumbling stomach noise)  :: grommen, grommelen
grumble {v} (to murmur or mutter with discontent)  :: grommen, grommelen, morren
grumpy {adj} (unhappy and/or irritable)  :: korzelig, kribbig
grunt {n} (short, snorting sound)  :: grom
grunt {n} (cry of a pig)  :: knor {m}
gruntle {v} (grunt) SEE: grunt  ::
gruyere {n} (type of cheese)  :: gruyère {m}
Gruyère {n} (cheese) SEE: gruyere  ::
Grévy's zebra {n} (Equus grevyi)  :: Grévyzebra
G-string {n} (a scanty piece of underwear or lingerie)  :: string {m}, string
Guadalcanal {prop} (Pacific island)  :: Guadalcanal {m}
Guadeloupe {prop} (overseas department of France)  :: Guadeloupe
Guam {prop} (Territory of Guam)  :: Guam
guanaco {n} (Lama guanicoe)  :: guanaco
guano {n} (dung from a sea bird or from a bat)  :: guano
guarantee {n} (written declaration)  :: garantie
guarantee {v} (to give an assurance that something will be done right)  :: garanderen
guarantee {v}  :: waarborgen
guard {n} (person who or thing that protects something)  :: wacht {m}, bewaker {m}, lijfwacht
guard {n} (the part of a sword that protects the wielder's hand)  :: pareerstang {f}
guard {v} (to protect from some offence)  :: bewaken
guardian {n} (guard or watcher)  :: bewaker {m}, wachter {m}
guardian {n} (law: person legally responsible for a minor in loco parentis)  :: voogd {m}, voogdes {f}
guardian angel {n} (spirit)  :: beschermengel {m}, engelbewaarder {m}
guardianship {n} (position)  :: voogdij {f}, curatele {f}
guardrail {n} (rail set alongside a dangerous place)  :: vangrail {m} {f}
Guatemala {prop} (country in Central America)  :: Guatemala
guava {n} (tree or shrub)  :: guave, guaveboom, guavestruik
guava {n} (fruit)  :: guave
guberniya {n} (an administrative subdivision in the Russian empire)  :: goebernija {f}
gudgeon {n} (Fish, Gobio gobio)  :: riviergronde
guelder rose {n} (guelder rose, snowball tree)  :: gelderse roos {f}
guenon {n} (monkey of the genus Cercopithecus)  :: meerkat
Guernsey {prop} (island)  :: Guernsey
guerrilla {n} (irregular soldier)  :: partizaan {m}, partizane {f}
guess {v} (to reach an unqualified conclusion)  :: veronderstellen, gissen
guess {v} (to solve by a correct conjecture)  :: raden
guess {n} (prediction about the outcome of something)  :: gok {m}, gissing {f}, veronderstelling {f}, raden, denk, gis
guess what {phrase} (used to dramatize the unsurprising)  :: raad eens
guesswork {n} (estimate, judgment or opinion)  :: giswerk {n}
guest {n} (recipient of hospitality)  :: gast {m}
guest {n} (patron, customer)  :: gast {m}
guest {n} (invited performer)  :: gast {m}
guesthouse {n} (small house for visitors)  :: gastenverblijf {n}
guesthouse {n} (boarding house) SEE: boarding house  ::
guest worker {n} (guest worker)  :: gastarbeider
guff {n} (nonsensical talk or thinking)  :: zever {m}, nonsens {m}
guff {n} (insolent or otherwise unacceptable remarks)  :: pesterij {f}, steek {m}
guff {v} (break wind)  :: protten, scheten laten, winden laten
guffaw {n} (a boisterous laugh)  :: schaterlach
guffaw {v} (To laugh boisterously)  :: schaterlachen
guide {n} (someone who guides)  :: gids
guide book {n} (book that provides guidance)  :: reisgids {m}
guido {n} (person of Italian descent) SEE: wop  ::
Guido {prop} (person of Italian descent)  :: spaghettivreter, macaronivreter, pizzavreter
guild {n} (association of tradespeople)  :: gilde {n}
guilder {n} (gilder) SEE: gilder  ::
guilder {n} (unit of currency)  :: gulden {m}
guile {n} (astuteness, cunning)  :: slinksheid, valsheid, bedrog
guileless {adj} (honest but naïve)  :: argeloos
Guillain-Barré syndrome {n} (disease of the peripheral nervous system)  :: syndroom van Guillain-Barré {n}
guilt {n} (responsibility for wrongdoing)  :: schuld
guilt {n} (awareness of having done wrong)  :: schuldgevoel {n}
guilt {n} (the fact of having done wrong)  :: schuldig
guilt {n} (legal)  :: schuld
guinea {n} (person of Italian descent) SEE: wop  ::
Guinea {prop} (Republic of Guinea)  :: Guinee
Guinea-Bissau {prop} (Republic of Guinea-Bissau)  :: Guinee-Bissau
guinea fowl {n} (bird)  :: parelhoen {n}, poelepetaat {n}
guinea pig {n} (rodent)  :: guinees biggetje {n}, cavia {m}
guinea pig {n} (experimental subject)  :: proefkonijn {n}
guise {n} (way of speaking or acting)  :: uiterlijk {n}, voorkomen {n}
guitar {n} (musical instrument)  :: gitaar {f}
guitarist {n} (person playing or performing on the guitar)  :: gitarist {m}
gulch {n} (act of gulping) SEE: gulp  ::
gulch {n} (a narrow v-shaped valley)  :: kloof {f}
gules {n} (blazoning term for red)  :: keel
gules {adj} (heraldry, of the colour red)  :: rood, keel
gulf {n} (geography)  :: golf {m} {f}
Gulf of Bothnia {prop} (arm of the Baltic)  :: Botnische Golf {f}
Gulf of Finland {prop} (arm of the Baltic Sea)  :: Finse Golf
Gulf of Mexico {prop} (gulf between USA and Mexico)  :: Golf van Mexico
Gulf of Naples {prop} (Mediterranean gulf along the coast of Campania)  :: Golf van Napels {m} {f}
Gulf of Riga {prop} (inland body of water that is part of the Baltic Sea in eastern Europe and is near Latvia and Estonia)  :: Golf van Riga
gull {n} (seabird)  :: meeuw {f}
gullet {n} (the throat or esophagus)  :: slokdarm {m}
gullibility {n} (quality of being easily deceived)  :: lichtgelovigheid {f}
gullible {adj} (easily deceived or duped, naïve)  :: naïef, lichtgelovig, goedgelovig
gulp {n} (usual amount swallowed)  :: slok {m} {f}
gulp {v}  :: slikken
gum {n} (chewing gum) SEE: chewing gum  ::
gum {n} (flesh around teeth)  :: tandvlees {n}
gum arabic {n} (substance from acacia trees)  :: arabische gom
gumball {n}  :: kauwgombal {m}, kauwgumbal {m}
gumption {n} (energy of mind and body)  :: levenslust {m}
gumption {n} (boldness of enterprise)  :: ondernemerszin {m}
gun {n} (a very portable, short weapon, for hand use)  :: vuurwapen {n}, pistool {n}
gun {n} (a less portable, long weapon)  :: vuurwapen {n}, geweer {n}
gun {n} ((military) A cannon with relatively long barrel, operating with relatively low angle of fire, and having a high muzzle velocity)  :: kanon {n}
gun {n} ((military) a cannon with tube length 30 calibers or more)  :: kanon {n}
gun {v} (shoot someone or something)  :: neerschieten
gun {v} (speed something up)  :: opdrijven
gunboat {n} (small armed vessel)  :: kanonneerboot {m} {f}
gun dog {n} (dog used by hunter)  :: vogelhond {m}, jachthond {m}
gunpowder {n} (explosive mixture)  :: buskruit {n}
gunsight {n} (an optical instrument)  :: vizier {n}
Guoyu {prop} (Mandarin) SEE: Mandarin  ::
guqin {n} (instrument)  :: qin
Gurkha {n} (ethnic group)  :: Gurkha {m}
Gurkha {n} (military)  :: Gurkha {m}
gurney {n} (a stretcher having wheeled legs)  :: baar {f}, draagbaar {f}, brancard {m}
gurry {n} (fishing offal)  :: visafval
guru {n} (spiritual teacher)  :: goeroe {m}
guru {n} (advisor or mentor)  :: goeroe {m}
guruship {n} (status of a guru)  :: goeroeschap {n}
gush {n} (sudden rapid outflow)  :: gutsen {n}
gussy up {v}  :: opdirken
Gustav {prop} (given name)  :: Gustaaf
Gustave {prop} (Gustav) SEE: Gustav  ::
gusto {n} (enthusiasm)  :: enthousiasme {n}
gut {n} (abdomen)  :: buik {m}
gut {n} (intestines of an animal used to make strings of a tennis racket or violin, etc)  :: ingewanden {p}
gut {v} (To eviscerate)  :: uithalen
gut {v} (To remove or destroy the most important parts of)  :: uitbranden, vernietigen
gut {n} (intestine) SEE: intestine  ::
guts {n} (entrails)  :: ingewanden {n-p}
guts {n} (courage (slang))  :: lef {n}
gutta {n} (Doric architectural element)  :: guttae
gutter {v} (to cut or form into small longitudinal hollows) SEE: channel  ::
gutter {n} (duct or channel beneath the eaves)  :: dakgoot {c}
gutter rabbit {n}  :: zolderhaas
guy {n} (male, man)  :: kerel {m}, vent {m}, gozer {m}, gast {m}
guy {n} (in plural: people)  :: gasten {m}, jongens {m}
Guyana {prop} (country)  :: Guyana
guyline {n} (guy) SEE: guy  ::
guy rope {n} (rope or cable used to steady a stall structure or thing being hoisted)  :: tui
gybe {n} (sudden shift of sail's angle)  :: gijpen
gym {n} (sporting facility specialized for lifting weights and exercise)  :: sportschool {m}
gym {n} (short form of gymnasium) SEE: gymnasium  ::
gymnasium {n} (place for indoor sports)  :: turnzaal {m}, gymnastiekzaal {m}
gymnast {n} (one who performs gymnastics)  :: turner {m}, gymnast {m} {f}, gymnaste {f}
gymnastic {n} (gymnast) SEE: gymnast  ::
gymnastics {n} (a sport)  :: gymnastiek {f}
gymnosperm {n} (plant whose seeds are not in an ovary)  :: naaktzadige {m}
gym shorts {n} (type of shorts)  :: (korte) turnbroek(je)
gynaecologist {n} (specialist in diseases of the female reproductive system)  :: gynecoloog, vrouwenarts
gynandromorph {n} (a person having certain physical characteristics of both sexes) SEE: hermaphrodite  ::
gynecologist {n} (gynaecologist) SEE: gynaecologist  ::
gynecology {n} (branch of medicine specializing in the problems of women)  :: gynaecologie
gypseous {adj} (containing gypsum)  :: gipsen
gypsum {n} (mineral)  :: gips {n}
gypsy {n} (member of the Rom people) SEE: Rom  ::
gypsy {n} (any itinerant person, or any person suspected of making a living from dishonest practices or theft)  :: zigeuner {m}, zigeunerin {f}
gypsy {n} (member of the Rom people) SEE: Gypsy  ::
Gypsy {n} (a member of the Romani people) SEE: Rom  ::
Gypsy {n} (a member of the Romani people or another nomadic group)  :: zigeuner {m}, zigeunerin {f}
gyrfalcon {n} (falcon) SEE: falcon  ::
gyrfalcon {n} (Falco rusticolus)  :: giervalk {m}
gyro {n} (Greek sandwich)  :: gyros
gyron {n} (heraldic charge)  :: geer {m}
gyrus {n} (anatomy)  :: gyrus {m}, hersenwinding {f}
Gzhelian {prop}  :: Gzhelien