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TBA {phrase} (to be announced)  :: n.n.b.
TEOTWAWKI {n} ((acronym) The end of the world as we know it)  :: het einde van de wereld zoals we haar kennen
TTBOMK {adv} (to one's knowledge)  :: voor zo ver ik weet
TV {n} (abbreviation for television)  :: tv {f}, teevee {f}
TV {n} (abbreviation for transvestite)  :: travo {m}
TV guide {n} (television listing)  :: televisiegids, tv-gids
TV series {n} (series) SEE: series  ::
Tagus {prop} (Iberian river)  :: Taag
Taibei {prop} (Taipei) SEE: Taipei  ::
Tainan {prop} (a city in Taiwan)  :: Tainan
Taipei {prop} (Taipei)  :: Taipei
Taiwan {prop} (East Asian country)  :: Taiwan {n}
Taiwan Strait {prop} (the channel of water between mainland China and Taiwan)  :: Straat van Taiwan
Taiwanese {n} (person from Taiwan)  :: Taiwanees {m}{f} (?)
Tajik {n} (person)  :: tadzjieks
Tajik {prop} (language)  :: Tadzjieks
Tajiki {prop} (dialect of Persian) SEE: Tajik  ::
Tajikistan {prop} (Republic of Tajikistan)  :: Tadzjikistan
Taliban {n} (militia)  :: taliban {p}
Taliban {n} (member of the Taliban movement or its militia)  :: talibanstrijder {m}
Tallinn {prop} (Capital of Estonia)  :: Tallinn
Talmud {prop} (collection of Jewish writings)  :: Talmoed {m}
Talossan {n} (member of the micronation Talossa)  :: Talossaan
Talossan {prop} (the language)  :: Talossaans
Tamil {adj} (of or pertaining to the Tamil people, culture, or language)  :: Tamil-
Tamil {n} (person)  :: Tamil {m}
Tamil {prop} (language)  :: Tamil {n}
Tamil Tigers {prop} (guerrilla organization)  :: Tamil tijgers
Tamilian {n} (a person of Tamil ethnicity) SEE: Tamil  ::
Tanakh {prop} (body of Jewish scripture)  :: Tenach
Tanganyika {prop} (lake)  :: Tanganyikameer {n}
Tanganyika {prop} (territory, former country)  :: Tanganyika {n}
Tanzania {prop} (United Republic of Tanzania)  :: Tanzania {f}
Tarantian {prop}  :: Tarantien
Taranto {prop} (city and province)  :: Tarente
Tarragona {prop} (A city and a port)  :: Tarragona
Tarragona {prop} (A province of Catalonia)  :: Tarragona
Tartu {prop} (second-largest city in Estonia)  :: Tartu
Tasmania {prop} (Australian state)  :: Tasmanië, Tasmania
Tasmania {prop} (island comprising majority of state)  :: Tasmanië
Tasmanian devil {n} (Sarcophilus harrisii)  :: Tasmaanse duivel {m}, buidelduivel {m}
Tatar {prop} (language)  :: Tataars {n}
Taurus {prop} (constellation)  :: Stier {m}
Taurus {prop} (astrological sign)  :: Stier {m}
Tbilisi {prop} (the capital city of Georgia (the country))  :: Tbilisi
Tübingen {prop} (city in Swabia)  :: Tübingen {n}
Teheran {prop} (Tehran) SEE: Tehran  ::
Tehran {prop} (capital of Iran)  :: Teheran {n}
Tel Aviv {prop} (city in Israel)  :: Tel Aviv
Teletext {n} (information retrieval system)  :: teletekst
Tellurian {n} (inhabitant of the earth) SEE: Earthling  ::
Telugu {prop} (Dravidian language of India)  :: Telugu {n}
Telugu {n} (member of the people who speak it)  :: Telugu {m}
Telychian {prop}  :: Telychien
Temple Mount {prop} (hill of Jerusalem)  :: Tempelberg
Ten Commandments {prop} (Moses' ten commandments)  :: tien geboden {n-p}
Tengmalm's owl {n} (species)  :: ruigpootuil {m}
Teresa {prop} (female given name)  :: Trees
Terra {prop} (the Planet Earth) SEE: Earth  ::
Terran {n} (inhabitant of the Earth) SEE: Earthling  ::
Terrestrial {n} (inhabitant of the Earth) SEE: Earthling  ::
Tetris {prop} (game in which falling shapes must be manipulated)  :: Tetris
Teutonic {adj} (relating to the ancient Germanic people)  :: Teutoons
Teutonic {adj} (having qualities regarded as typical of German people)  :: Teutoons
Teutonic Knights {prop} (order)  :: Duitse Orde
Texas {prop} (a state of the United States of America)  :: Texas {n}
Thaddaeus {prop} (the Apostle)  :: Thaddeüs {m}
Thaddaeus {prop} (male given name)  :: Thaddeüs {m}
Thai {adj} (Of or pertaining to Thailand)  :: Thais, Thailands
Thai {n} (person from Thailand or of Thai origin)  :: Thailander {m}, Thailandse {f}
Thailand {prop} (country in Southeast Asia)  :: Thailand
Thames {prop} (river through London)  :: Theems
Thanatos {n} (Thanatos, the god of death)  :: Thanatos
Thanetian {prop}  :: Thanetien
Thatcherism {prop} (political ideology of Thatcher's governments)  :: thatcherisme {n}
The End {n} (end of a story)  :: einde
The Hague {prop} (Dutch city)  :: Den Haag, 's-Gravenhage, De Haag [Hague dialect]
Theatine {n} (member of Catholic order)  :: theatijn {m}
Theophilus {prop} (biblical character)  :: Theofilus {m}
Theresa {prop} (female given name) SEE: Teresa  ::
Thermidor {prop} (the eleventh month of the French Republican Calendar)  :: thermidor {m}, warmtemaand {f}
Theron {prop} (5th century BC tyrant of Akragas)  :: Theroon {m}
Theseus {prop} (hero)  :: Theseus
Thessalonians {prop} (books of the Bible)  :: Tessalonicenzen {m-p}
Thessaloniki {prop} (city in Greece)  :: Thessaloniki
Thessaly {prop} (region of Greece)  :: Thessalië
Thetis {prop} (the mother of Achilles)  :: Thetis {n}
Thing {n} (public assembly)  :: ding
Third Reich {prop} (Germany under the Nazi regime)  :: Derde Rijk, Dritte Reich
Third World War {prop} (World War III) SEE: World War III  ::
Thomas {prop} (biblical Apostle)  :: Thomas
Thomas {prop} (given name)  :: Thomas
Thomas {prop} (surname)  :: Thomas
Thor {prop} (thunder god)  :: Donar
Thumbelina {prop} (a thumb-sized girl, the main character of a fairy tale)  :: Duimelijntje {n}
Thuringia {prop} (state)  :: Thüringen
Thursday {n} (day of the week)  :: donderdag {m}
Thursday {adv} (on Thursday)  :: op donderdag
Tiber {prop} (river)  :: Tiber {m}
Tibet {prop} (region in Central Asia)  :: Tibet {n}
Tibetan {adj} (of or pertaining to Tibet)  :: Tibetaans, Tibetaanse
Tibetan {n} (a person)  :: Tibetaan {m}, Tibetaanse {f}
Tibetan {prop} (a language)  :: Tibetaans {n}
Tibetan Mastiff {n} (Tibetan Mastiff)  :: Tibetaanse mastiff {m}
Ticino {prop} (a canton of Switzerland)  :: Kanton Ticino
Tierra del Fuego {prop} (archipelago between Chile and Argentina)  :: Vuurland {n}
Tigger {n}  :: Teigetje
Tilburg {prop} (city in the Netherlands)  :: Tilburg {n}
Timbuktu {prop} (city)  :: Timboektoe {n}
Timbuktu {prop} (distant place)  :: Timboektoe {n}, Tokio {n}
Timișoara {prop} (city in Romania)  :: Timișoara
Timor-Leste {prop} (East Timor) SEE: East Timor  ::
Timothy {prop} (books in the New Testament)  :: Timoteüs
Timothy {prop} (companion of Paul)  :: Timoteüs
Timothy {prop} (male given name)  :: Timoteüs
Tinkerbell {n} (fictional fairy)  :: Tinkelbel {f}
Tithonian {prop} (age 152.1-145Ma ago)  :: Tithonien
Titian {prop} (sixteenth century Italian painter)  :: Titiaan {m}
Titoism {n} (socialist ideology)  :: Titoïsme
Titus {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Titus {m}
Titus {prop} (biblical character)  :: Titus {m}
Titus {prop} (male given name)  :: Titus {m}
T-junction {n} (junction in the shape of a T)  :: T-kruising
Tōkyō {prop} (Tokyo) SEE: Tokyo  ::
Toarcian {prop}  :: Toarcien
Togo {prop} (Togolese Republic)  :: Togo {n}
Tokelau {prop} (a territory of New Zealand in the Pacific)  :: Tokelau-eilanden
Toki Pona {prop} (constructed language)  :: Toki Pona
Tokyo {prop} (capital of Japan)  :: Tokio {n}, Tokyo {n}
Tokyoite {adj} (relating to Tokyo)  :: Tokioos
Tokyoite {n} (person from Tokyo)  :: Tokioër {m}, Tokiose {f}
Tom, Dick and Harry {n} (anybody or everybody; random or unknown people)  :: Jan en Alleman, Jan, Piet & Klaas
Tom Thumb {prop} (the thumb-sized hero of a fairy tale)  :: Klein Duimpje {n}
Tonga {prop} (country)  :: Tonga
Tooth Fairy {n} (figure of modern myth)  :: tandenfee {f}
Torah {prop} (the Five Books of Moses - the full body of Jewish law)  :: Thora {f}
Torbay sole {n} (Glyptocephalus cynoglossus)  :: hondstong
Toronto {prop} (provincial capital on Ontario, Canada)  :: Toronto {n}
Tortonian {n}  :: Tortonien
Tosk {prop} (Tosk)  :: Toskisch
Tour de France {prop} (annual long-distance cycling race through France)  :: Ronde van Frankrijk {f}, Tour de France {m}
Tourette syndrome {n} (disorder characterized by tics)  :: syndroom van Gilles de la Tourette {n}
Tower of Babel {prop} (tower erected at Babel)  :: toren van Babel {m}
Tower of Pisa {prop} (Leaning Tower of Pisa) SEE: Leaning Tower of Pisa  ::
Traditional Chinese {prop} (Chinese written using traditional characters)  :: traditionele Chinees {n}
Trajan {prop} (the Roman emperor)  :: Trajanus {m}
Transcaucasia {prop} (region of southwest Asia) SEE: South Caucasus  ::
Transcaucasian {adj} (in, from or otherwise relating to Transcaucasia)  :: transkaukasich
Transcaucasian {n} (in, from or otherwise relating to Transcaucasia)  :: Transkaukasiër {m}
Transnistria {prop} (Transnistria, an autonomous territory in Moldova)  :: Trans-Nistrië
Transylvania {prop} (Transylvania)  :: Transsylvanië {n}, Zevenburgen {n}
Trappist {n} (a monk or nun of the Order of Cistercians of the Strict Observance)  :: trappist {m} {f}
Trinidad and Tobago {prop} (country)  :: Trinidad en Tobago
Trinitarian {adj} (believing in the Trinity)  :: drievuldigheidachtig
Trinity {prop} (Christianity: three persons of the Godhead)  :: drievuldigheid {f}
Trinity Monday {prop} (monday after Trinity Sunday)  :: Drievuldigheidsmaandag {m}
Trinity Sunday {prop} (Sunday after Whitsunday)  :: Trinitatis
Tripoli {prop} (capital of Libya)  :: Tripoli {n}
Tristan {prop} (male given name)  :: Tristan
Triton {prop} (god of the sea)  :: Triton {m}
Triton {prop} (seventh moon of Neptune)  :: Triton
Trojan {n} (person from Troy)  :: Trojaan {m}
Trojan {adj} (relating to the city Troy)  :: Trojaans
Trojan horse {prop} (epic wooden horse)  :: paard van Troje {n}, Trojaans paard {n}
Tromsø {prop} (municipality in Norway)  :: Tromsø
Tropic {n} (one of the two Tropics) SEE: tropic  ::
Tropic of Cancer {prop} (the parallel of latitude 23°30′ north of the equator)  :: Kreeftskeerkring {m}
Tropic of Capricorn {prop} (parallel of latitude 23°30' S)  :: Steenbokskeerkring {m}
Trotskyism {n} (the political philosophy named after Leon Trotsky)  :: trotskisme {n}
Trotskyist {n} (a supporter of Trotskyism) SEE: Trotskyite  ::
Trotskyite {n} (an advocate of the communist doctrines of Leon Trotsky)  :: trotskist {m}
Trotskyite {adj} (pertaining to Trotskyism)  :: trotskistisch
Troy {prop} (an ancient city)  :: Troje
Trucial States {prop} (Trucial Oman)  :: Verdragsstaten, Verdragskust
T-shirt {n} (type of shirt)  :: T-shirt {n}
Tsonga {n} (person)  :: Shangaan {c}
Tsonga {prop} (language)  :: Tsonga
Tuesday {n} (day of the week)  :: dinsdag {m}
Tula {prop} (city)  :: Toela
Tungusic {adj} (of or pertaining to these languages)  :: Toengoezisch
Tunis {prop} (capital of Tunisia)  :: Tunis
Tunisia {prop} (Republic of Tunisia)  :: Tunesië
Tunisian {n} (person from Tunisia)  :: Tunesiër {m}, Tunesische {f}
Tunisian {adj} (pertaining to Tunisia)  :: Tunesisch
Turin {prop} (province)  :: Turijn
Turin {prop} (city)  :: Turijn
Turk {n} (a person from Turkey)  :: Turk {m}, Turkse {f}
Turk {n} (Muslim) SEE: Muslim  ::
Turkey {prop} (country at intersection of Europe and Asia)  :: Turkije
Turkic {adj} (of or relating to this language group or the people who speak it)  :: Turks
Turkish {prop} (official language of Turkey and Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus)  :: Turks {n}
Turkish {adj} (of, from or pertaining to Turkey, the Turkish people or the Turkish language)  :: Turks {n}
Turkish delight {n} (confection)  :: Turks fruit {n}
Turkish pizza {n} (meal made from Turkish bread)  :: turkse pizza {f}
Turkman {n} (person from Turkmenistan)  :: Turkmeen {m}, Turkmeense {f}
Turkmen {prop} (language spoken in Turkmenistan)  :: Turkmeens {n}
Turkmen {adj} (of or pertaining to Turkmenistan, the Turkmen people or the Turkmen language)  :: Turkmeens
Turkmen {n} (Turkman) SEE: Turkman  ::
Turkmenistan {prop} (Central Asian country)  :: Turkmenistan
Turks and Caicos Islands {prop} (a British overseas territory in the Caribbean)  :: Turks- en Caicoseilanden
Tuscan {adj} (of or relating to Tuscany or its inhabitants)  :: Toscaans
Tuscany {prop} (region in Italy)  :: Toscane
Tutankhamon {prop} (Egyptian Pharaoh)  :: Toetanchamon {m}, Toetankhamon {m}
Tuvalu {prop} (country in Oceania)  :: Tuvalu
Tuzla {prop} (a city in Bosnia and Herzegovina)  :: Tuzla
Twelfth cake {n} (cake eaten on Twelfth Night) SEE: king cake  ::
Twi {prop} (language)  :: Twi {n}
Twitter {v} (tweet) SEE: tweet  ::
Tyre {prop} (an ancient sea port and city state of Phoenicia)  :: Tyrus, Sur
Tyumen {prop} (a city in Russia)  :: Tjoemen
ta {interj} (thanks) SEE: thanks  ::
ta ta {interj} (bye) SEE: bye  ::
tab {n} (cigarette) SEE: cigarette  ::
tab {v} (restaurant bill)  :: rekening {f}
tab {v} (credit in a shop or bar)  :: rekening
tabernacle {n} (portable tent used before the construction of the temple)  :: tabernakel {m} {n}
tabernacle {n} (small ornamented cupboard or box used for the sacrament of the Eucharist)  :: tabernakel {m} {n}
tabernacle {n}  :: tabernakel
table {n} (item of furniture)  :: tafel {f}
table {n} (grid of data in rows and columns)  :: tabel {m}
table {n} (collection of arithmetic calculations)  :: tafel {f}, vermenigvuldigingstafel {f}, rekentafel {f}
table {v} (to put on a table)  :: op tafel zetten, de tafel dekken (to prepare a table for a meal)
table {v} (to propose for discussion)  :: ter tafel brengen
table {v} (to tabulate)  :: tabelleren
table football {n} (foosball) SEE: foosball  ::
table of contents {n} (organized list summarizing book or document)  :: inhoud {m}, inhoudstafel {f}, inhoudsopgave {f}
table salt {n} (salt to season food)  :: tafelzout {n}
table soccer {n} (foosball) SEE: foosball  ::
table tennis {n} (game similar to tennis)  :: tafeltennis {n}
tablecloth {n} (a cloth used to cover and protect a table, especially for a dining table)  :: tafelkleed, tafelzeil {n}
tableland {n} (flat region of terrain)  :: plateau {n}
tablespoon {n} (a large spoon, used for eating food)  :: eetlepel {m}, soeplepel {m}
tablespoon {n} (a unit of measure)  :: eetlepel {m}
tablespoonful {n} (measure of volume) SEE: tablespoon  ::
tablet {n} (pill) SEE: pill  ::
tablet {n} (slab of clay)  :: kleitablet {f}
tabloid {n} (A newspaper that favours stories of sensational nature)  :: boulevardblad {n}, boulevardkrant {c}, sensatieblad {n}
taboo {n} (inhibition or ban)  :: taboe {n}
tabula rasa {n} (the idea that the mind comes into the world as a blank state)  :: onbeschreven blad {n}
tachometer {n} (device for measuring rpm)  :: toerenteller {?}
tachometer {n} (device for measuring velocity) SEE: speedometer  ::
tacit {adj} (Done or made in silence; implied, but not expressed; silent)  :: stilzwijgend, non-verbaal
taciturn {adj} (untalkative, silent)  :: zwijgzaam
taciturnity {n} (The state of being taciturn)  :: zwijgzaamheid {f}
taciturnous {adj} (taciturn) SEE: taciturn  ::
tack {n} (nautical: distance between these maneuvers) SEE: board  ::
tack {v} (nautical: to turn the bow through the wind)  :: overstag gaan
tack {n} (thumbtack) SEE: thumbtack  ::
tack {n} (hardtack) SEE: hardtack  ::
tackle {n} (sports: attempt to take control over the ball)  :: tackle, sliding
tackle {v} (to face or deal with)  :: aanpakken
tacky {adj} (colloquial: of low quality)  :: slecht, goedkoop
tacky {adj} (colloquial: in bad taste)  :: smakeloos
taco {n} (Mexican snack food)  :: taco {m}
tactful {adj} (possessing tact)  :: tactvol
tactic {n} (action to achieve some end)  :: tactiek {f}, gevechtsleer {f}, krijgskunde {f}
tactical {adj} (of or relating to tactics)  :: tactisch
tactics {n} (the employment of forces)  :: tactiek {f}
tactless {adj} (without tact)  :: tactloos
tad {n} (a little bit)  :: beetje {n}, scheutje {f}, [Flemish] klets {m}
tadpole {n} (toad or frog larva)  :: dikkopje {n} [diminutive], dikkop {m}, kikkervisje {n} [diminutive]
tag {n} (small label)  :: etiket {n}
tag {n} (game)  :: tikkertje {n}
tag along {v} (To accompany, join, or follow; to go with)  :: meegaan volgen begeleiden
tag question {n} (question inviting agreement)  :: aangeplakte vraag {f}, staartvraag {f}, aanhangselvraag {f}
taiga {n} (subarctic zone of coniferous forest)  :: taiga
tail {n} (appendage of an animal)  :: staart {m}
tail {n} (tail-end of a creature)  :: achtereinde, achterste, achterwerk, zitvlak {n}
tail {n} (rear of an aircraft)  :: staart {m}, staartstuk {n}
tail {n} (comet tail)  :: staart {m}
tail {n} (surreptitious follower)  :: achtervolger {m}
tail {n} (typography: lower loop of letters)  :: staart {m}
tail {n} (reverse side of a coin)  :: munt
tail {v} (to tail)  :: schaduwen, beschatten
tail between one's legs {adv} (defeated; in a cowardly or miserable manner)  :: de staart tussen de benen
tail end {n} (rear end)  :: staartkant, staartzijde
tailboard {n} (tailgate) SEE: tailgate  ::
tailbone {n} (final fused vertebrae)  :: staartbeen, stuitbeen, stuit {f}
tailfin {n} (fin at the tail of fish)  :: staartvin {f}
tailgate {n} (hinged board or hatch at the rear of a vehicle)  :: laadklep
tailgate {v} (drive dangerously close behind another vehicle)  :: bumperkleven, kleven
tailgating {n} (driving dangerously close behind another vehicle)  :: bumperkleven
tailings {n} (waste that remains after the minerals have been extracted from an ore)  :: afval
tailor {n} (person who makes, repairs, or alters clothing as profession)  :: kleermaker {m}, kleermaakster {f}
tailor {v} (make, repair, or alter clothing)  :: kleermaken
tailor {v} (restrict something to particular need)  :: aanpassen
tailored {adj} (adjusted by a tailor, fitted)  :: op maat
tailplane {n} (horizontal airfoil at the rear of an aircraft)  :: stabilo {m} {n}
tajine {n} (Moroccan stew)  :: tajine
take {v} (to grab with the hands)  :: nemen, pakken
take {v} (to grab and move to oneself)  :: nemen
take {v} (to get into one's possession)  :: nemen
take {v} (to last or expend [an amount of time])  :: duren
take {n}  :: nemen
take advantage {v} (make use of something)  :: gebruikmaken van
take advantage of {v} (make use of)  :: gebruik maken van
take advantage of {v} (exploit)  :: voordeel trekken uit
take aim {v} (position oneself and/or one's weapon)  :: mikken (op)
take apart {v} (defeat) SEE: defeat  ::
take apart {v} (criticise) SEE: criticise  ::
take apart {v} (disassemble) SEE: disassemble  ::
take away {v} (to take away) SEE: remove  ::
take away {v}  :: weghalen, wegnemen, afpakken
take back {v} (take back) SEE: withdraw  ::
take back {v} (to return something to a vendor for a refund)  :: terugbrengen
take care {v} (to be in charge of something)  :: zorgen
take care {interj} (good-bye)  :: hou je haaks, het ga je goed
take care of {v} (look after)  :: zorgen voor
take for granted {v} (give little attention to or to underestimate the value of)  :: voor lief nemen
take hostage {v} (take custody or possession of a person as security for performance against a treaty, a pledge, or a demand, especially now an extra-legal demand)  :: gijzelen
take into account {v} (to consider or regard; to include)  :: rekening houden met
take it easy {v} (relax (imperative))  :: kalm aan, doe rustig
take off {v} (to become successful)  :: een vlucht nemen
take off {v} (to imitate) SEE: imitate  ::
take on {v} (To obtain the services of (a person) in exchange for remuneration; to give someone a job) SEE: employ  ::
take on {v} (To acquire, bring in, or introduce)  :: innemen, introduceren
take on {v} (To begin to have or exhibit)  :: aannemen
take on {v} (To assume responsibility for)  :: opnemen
take on {v} (To attempt to fight or compete)  :: uitdagen
take one's leave {v} (depart) SEE: depart  ::
take one's own life {v} (commit suicide) SEE: commit suicide  ::
take one's time {v} (go about something slowly and carefully)  :: de tijd nemen
take over {v} (to assume control)  :: overnemen
take part {v} (participate or join)  :: deelnemen
take part {v}  :: deelnemen, meedoen
take place {v} (to happen)  :: plaats hebben, gebeuren, plaatsvinden
take revenge {v} (to avenge; to get back at)  :: wreken
take shape {v} (take a definite form)  :: vorm krijgen
take the bull by the horns {v} (to deal directly with a matter; to confront a difficulty)  :: de koe bij de hoorns vatten (lit. take the cow by the horns)
take the wrong way {v} (to misunderstand) SEE: misunderstand  ::
take time {v} (to require a long period of time)  :: tijd nodig hebben
take time {v} (to volunteer to spend one's time)  :: de tijd nemen
take to heart {v} (to take something seriously)  :: ter harte nemen
take up {v}  :: oppakken
take-home {n} (take-home pay) SEE: take-home pay  ::
take-home pay {n} (net earnings of a wage earner)  :: nettoloon {n}
tale {n} (type of story)  :: vertelsel {n}, verhaaltje {n}
talent {n} (marked ability or skill)  :: talent {n}, aanleg {m}, gave {f}
talented {adj} (endowed with talents)  :: getalenteerd
talisman {n} (magical protective charms)  :: talisman
talk {v} (to communicate by speech)  :: praten, spreken, overleggen
talk {n} (conversation)  :: gesprek {n}, conversatie {f}
talk {n}  :: gesprek {n}
talk {v} ((transitive) to discuss) SEE: discuss  ::
talk around {v} (persuade) SEE: persuade  ::
talk out of turn {v} (speak when not allowed to)  :: onderbreken, indiskrete opmerkingen maken, zijn mond voorbij praten
talk over {v} (discuss) SEE: discuss  ::
talk over {v} (persuade) SEE: persuade  ::
talk page {n} (place on wikis where discussion of a page takes place)  :: overlegpagina {m} {f}
talk shop {v} (discuss one's work)  :: over haar werk blijven praten
talk through one's hat {v} (to speak lacking knowledge)  :: lullen
talk to oneself {v} (to converse with oneself)  :: tegen zichzelf praten, in zichzelf praten
talkative {adj} (tending to talk or speak freely or often)  :: spraakzaam, praatgraag, babbelziek
talkativeness {n} (the state of being talkative)  :: spraakzaamheid {f}
talking book {n} (audiobook) SEE: audiobook  ::
tall {adj} (of a person)  :: lang, groot
tall {adj} (of a building)  :: hoog
tall {adj} (of a story)  :: ongeloofwaardig
tall tale {n} (a greatly exaggerated, fantastic story)  :: sterk verhaal
tallow {n} (hard animal fat obtained)  :: talg {m}
talon {n} (hooked claw)  :: klauw {f}
talus {n} (anklebone) SEE: anklebone  ::
tamarind {n} (tropical tree)  :: tamarinde
tambour {n} (drum) SEE: drum  ::
tame {adj} (not wild)  :: tam
tame {v} (to make something tame)  :: temmen
tamer {n} (one who tames or subdues)  :: temmer {c}
tamper {v} (alter by making unauthorized changes)  :: prutsen met, manipuleren
tampon {n} (A plug of cotton or other absorbent material)  :: tampon {m}
tan {n} (colour)  :: gebruinde kleur {f}
tan {n} (darkening of skin)  :: bruinen, bronzen
tan {adj} (dark skin)  :: gebruind, gebruinde
tan {v} (to become tan due to exposure to sun)  :: bruinen
tan {v} (to turn animal hide into leather)  :: looien, leerlooien, tanen
tan {v}  :: zonnebaden
tandem {n} (bicycle)  :: tandem {m}
tandem {n} (arrangement)  :: tandem {m}
tandem {adj} (together; working as one)  :: samen-
tang {n} (tongue) SEE: tongue  ::
tangent {n} (in geometry)  :: raaklijn {f}
tangent {n} (in trigonometry)  :: tangens {m}
tangerine {n} (fruit)  :: mandarijn {n}
tangible {adj} (touchable, palpable)  :: tastbaar
tangible {adj} (possible to be treated as fact)  :: concreet
tangible {adj} (comprehensible by the mind; understandable)  :: begrijpelijk
tangle {v} (to catch and hold)  :: verstrikken
tangle {v}  :: verwarren, in de war brengen, compliceren
tangle {n} (tangled twisted mass)  :: wirwar {m}
tangram {n} (the Chinese puzzle)  :: tangram
tangy {adj} (having a sharp, pungent flavor)  :: zurig, zurige
tank {n} (closed container for fluids)  :: vat {n}, tank {m}
tank {n} (fuel reservoir)  :: tank {m}
tank {n} (armoured fighting vehicle)  :: tank {m}
tank {n} (reservoir or dam) SEE: reservoir  ::
tank top {n} (singlet) SEE: singlet  ::
tank wagon {n} (vehicle)  :: ketelwagen {m}
tankard {n} (drinking vessel)  :: pul {f}
tanked {adj} (drunk) SEE: drunk  ::
tantalum {n} (A metallic chemical element with an atomic number of 73.)  :: tantaal {n}, tantalium {n}
tantamount {adj} (equivalent in meaning or effect)  :: gelijkgesteld, equivalent
tantrum {n} (often childish display of bad temper)  :: driftbui {f}
tap {n} (spigot)  :: kraan {f}
tap {n} (device to dispense liquid)  :: kraan {f}
tap {v} (to draw off liquid from a vessel)  :: tappen, aftappen
tap {v} (to place a listening device)  :: aftappen
tap {v} (to intercept communication)  :: aftappen, afluisteren, meeluisteren
tap {v} (to cut an internal screw thread)  :: draadtappen
tap {v} (to touch something, often repeatedly)  :: tikken
tap water {n} (water from a tap)  :: kraantjeswater {n}, leidingwater {n}
tape {n} (video or audiocassette tape)  :: band {m} {n}
tape {n} (adhesive tape) SEE: adhesive tape  ::
tape measure {n} (graduated ribbon for length measurement)  :: meetlint
tape recorder {n} (an electromechanical device use to record and play back sound)  :: bandopnemer
taper {n} (slender wax candle)  :: kaars
taper {n} (tapering form)  :: versmalling
taper {v} (to make thinner or narrower at one end.)  :: versmallen
tapered {adj} (narrowing to a point)  :: taps
tapestry {n} (heavy woven cloth)  :: gobelin {n}, wandtapijt {n}
tapestry {n}  :: wandtapijt {n}
tapeworm {n} (parasitical worm of the class Cestoda)  :: lintworm {m}
tapeworm {n} (Diphyllobothrium latum)  :: brede vislintworm
tapir {n} (large odd-toed ungulate with a long prehensile upper lip of the family Tapiridae)  :: tapir {m}, [Surinam] boskoe
tar {n} (substance)  :: teer {m} {n}
tar {n} (coal tar)  :: koolteer
tar {n} (byproduct of tobacco smoke)  :: teer
tarantism {n} (an extreme urge to dance thought to have been caused by the bite of a tarantula)  :: tarantisme {n}, danswoede {f}
tarantula {n} (true tarantula)  :: vogelspin {m}
tarantula {n} (wolf spider)  :: tarantula {m}
tarboosh {n} (fez) SEE: fez  ::
tardy {adj} (later in relation to the proper time)  :: te laat {n}
tardy {adj} (ineffectual; slow witted, slow to act, or dullard)  :: dom, lanzaam reagerend
tare {n} (the empty weight of a container)  :: tarra
target language {n} (language into which a translation is done)  :: doeltaal
tariff {n} (a schedule of rates, fees or prices)  :: tarief {n}
tarmac {n} (bituminous road surface)  :: bitumen {n}, asfalt {n}
tarn {n} (small mountain lake)  :: bergmeertje {n}
tarp {n} (tarpaulin)  :: [Flemish, dialectal] bâche {f}
tarp {v} (tarpaulin)  :: waterdicht verpakken
tarpaulin {n} (heavy, waterproof sheet of material)  :: [Flemish, dialectal] bâche {f}
tarpaulin {n} (sailor)  :: matroos {m}
tarpaulin {n} (any heavy, waterproof material used as a cover)  :: [Flemish, dialectal] bâche {f}
tarragon {n} (perennial herb Artemisia dracunculus)  :: dragon
tarry {v} (to delay or be tardy)  :: talmen, treuzelen
tarry {v} (to linger in expectation of)  :: afwachten,
tarry {v} (to stay or wait somewhere)  :: blijven, wachten
tarry {v} (to stay somewhere temporarily)  :: verblijven
tarsier {n} (insectivorous primate)  :: spookdiertje
tart {adj} (with sharp taste, sour)  :: wrang, zuur
tart {n} (pie, pastry)  :: taart {f}
tartaric acid {n}  :: wijnsteenzuur
tarte Tatin {n} (upside-down cake prepared with caramelized apples)  :: tarte tatin {f}
taser {n} (any stun gun)  :: stroomstootwapen {n}
task {n} (piece of work done as part of one’s duties)  :: taak {c}, opgave {f}
task {n} (difficult or tedious undertaking)  :: opgave {f}
task {n} (objective)  :: doel {n}
task {n} (process or execution of a program)  :: taak {f}
task {v} (assign a task to)  :: opdragen, een taak toekennen
taskbar {n} (taskbar)  :: taakbalk {m}
tassel {n} (ball-shaped bunch of plaited or otherwise entangled threads)  :: kwast {m}
tassel {n} (loose hairs at the end of a braid)  :: franje {n}
taste {n} (one of the sensations produced by the tongue)  :: smaak {m}
taste {n} (implicit set of preferences)  :: smaak {m}
taste {v} (to sample the flavor of something)  :: proeven
taste {v} (to have a taste)  :: smaken
taste {v} (to experience)  :: ondergaan, gevoelen
tastebud {n} (a small organ on the tongue used for tasting)  :: smaakpapil {c}
tasteful {adj} (exhibiting good taste)  :: smaakvol
tasteless {adj} (having no flavour)  :: smakeloos
tasteless {adj} (lacking refinement)  :: smakeloos
tasty {adj} (having a pleasant or satisfying flavor) SEE: delicious  ::
tasty {adj} (having or showing good taste)  :: smakelijk
tasty {adj}  :: smakelijk, smakelijke, appetijtelijk, appetijtelijke
tat {n} (slang: tattoo) SEE: tattoo  ::
tattle {v} (to report others' wrongdoings or violations)  :: roddelen, klikken
tattle {v} (to chatter)  :: kletsen, babbelen
tattoo {n} (an image made in the skin with ink and a needle)  :: tatoeage {f}
tattoo {v} (to apply a tattoo)  :: tatoeëren
tattoo {n} (time to close the taps)  :: taptoe {m}
tattoo {n} (signal)  :: taptoe {m}
tattoo {n} (military display or pageant)  :: taptoe {m}
tau {n} (Greek letter)  :: tau {m} {f}
tau {n} (tauon) SEE: tauon  ::
tau neutrino {n} (elementary particle)  :: tauonneutrino {n}
taunt {v} (to make fun of (someone); to goad into responding)  :: hekelen
taunt {n} (a scornful or mocking remark)  :: schimpscheut {m}
tauon {n} (particle)  :: tauon {n}, taudeeltje {n}
taut {adj} (tight; under tension, as in a rope or bow string)  :: gespannen, gecrispeerd
taut {adj} (showing stress or anxiety)  :: gespannen, angstig
taut {adj} (containing only relevant parts, brief and controlled)  :: beknopt, kernachtig
tautology {n} (expression that features tautology)  :: tautologie {f}
tautology {n} (in logic)  :: tautologie {f}
tavern {n} (bar)  :: taverne {f}
tawdry {adj} (gaudy)  :: smakeloos, opzichtig, kitscherig
tawny owl {n} (Strix aluco)  :: bosuil {m}
tax {n} (money paid to government)  :: belasting {f}, taks {m} {f}
tax avoidance {n} (legal exploitation of tax rules)  :: belastingontwijking
tax collector {n} (one who has the responsibility for collecting taxes)  :: belastinginner {m}, tollenaar {m} [New Testament]
tax evasion {n} (illegal avoidance of tax)  :: belastingontduiking, belastingfraude
tax haven {n} (country that levies low taxes on foreign businesses)  :: belastingparadijs {n}
tax stamp {n} (revenue stamp) SEE: revenue stamp  ::
taxi {n} (vehicle)  :: taxi {m}
taxi {v} (move an aircraft)  :: taxiën
taxi driver {n} (person who drives a taxicab)  :: taxichauffeur {m}
taxi rank {n} (taxi stand) SEE: taxi stand  ::
taxi stand {n} (place for taxicabs to wait)  :: taxistandplaats {f}
taxidermy {n} (art of stuffing dead animals)  :: taxidermie, het opzetten van dieren
taxonomy {n} (science of finding, describing, classifying and naming organisms)  :: taxonomie {f}
taxpayer {n} (person who pays tax)  :: belastingbetaler {m}
taxpayer {n} (all of the people)  :: belastingbetaler {m}
tea {n} (main evening meal) SEE: dinner  ::
tea {n} (dried leaves of tea plant)  :: thee {m}
tea {n} (drink made from leaves of tea plant)  :: thee {m}
tea bag {v} (small porous bag holding tea) SEE: teabag  ::
tea break {n} (a short break or rest period during the day when a cup of tea or coffee is drunk)  :: theepauze {m} {f}
tea caddy {n} (box, tin, jar, or pot used to store tea leaves)  :: theebus {f}
tea ceremony {n} (detailed ritual in Japan or Asia for preparing, serving and drinking tea)  :: theeceremonie {f}, tja-no-joe {n}
tea cosy {n} (cloth covering a teapot)  :: theemuts {f}
tea leaf {n} (leaf of the tea plant)  :: theeblad {n}
tea leaf {n} (thief) SEE: thief  ::
tea plant {n} (Camellia sinensis)  :: theestruik {m}
tea shop {n} (a shop where tea or coffee is served) SEE: teahouse  ::
tea strainer {n} (strainer for loose tea leaves)  :: theezeef {f}
tea towel {n} (cloth for drying dishes and glassware)  :: theedoek {m}
tea tree {n} (Camellia sinensis) SEE: tea plant  ::
teabag {n} (sachet of tea)  :: theezakje {n}, theebuiltje {n}
teach {v} (to pass on knowledge)  :: aanleren, leren, onderwijzen, lesgeven
teach {v} (to pass on one's knowledge as one's profession)  :: lesgeven
teacher {n} (index finger) SEE: forefinger  ::
teacher {n} (person who teaches)  :: leraar {m}, lerares {f}, onderwijzer {m}, onderwijzeres {f}, docent {m}, docente {f}, leerkracht {m} {f}, schoolmeester {m}
teaching {n} (something taught)  :: onderwijzing {f}, leer {f}
teacup {n} (cup for drinking tea)  :: theekopje {n}
teahouse {n} (a cafe that sells tea)  :: theehuis {n}, tearoom, theesalon
teak {n} (tree)  :: teakboom
teakettle {n} (a vessel for boiling water for tea)  :: waterkoker {m}
teal {n} (duck)  :: taling {m}
teal {n} (colour)  :: appelblauwzeegroen {n}
teal {adj} (colour)  :: appelblauwzeegroen, appelblauwzeegroene
team {n} (set of draught animals)  :: span {n}
team {n} (group of people)  :: ploeg {f}, team {n}
team spirit {n} (camaraderie)  :: teamgeest {m}, ploeggeest {m}
teammate {n} (one who is on the same team)  :: ploeggenoot {m}, teammaat {m}
teapot {n} (vessel for tea)  :: theepot {m}
tear {v} (rend)  :: scheuren
tear {v} (move at excessive speed)  :: scheuren
tear {n} (hole or break caused by tearing)  :: scheur {m} {f}
tear {n} (drop of clear salty liquid from the eyes)  :: traan {f}
tear gas {n} (tear gas)  :: traangas {n}
tear off {v} (to leave or depart rapidly)  :: wegscheuren
tear up {v} (To damage) SEE: damage  ::
tearjerker {n} (emotionally charged dramatic work)  :: tranentrekker {m}
tearoom {n} (teahouse) SEE: teahouse  ::
tease {v} (to poke fun at)  :: plagen
teasel {n} (plant)  :: distel {m} {f}, kaardebol {m}
teaspoon {n} (small spoon)  :: theelepeltje {n}, theelepel {m}, koffielepel {m} (maybe only used in Belgium)
teaspoon {n} (unit of measure)  :: theelepel {m}
teat {n} (projection of mammary gland)  :: tepel {c}
teat {n} (feeding bottle top)  :: speen {m}
technetium {n} (chemical element)  :: technetium {n}
technical {adj} (pertaining to the useful or mechanic arts)  :: technisch
technical term {n} (word that has a specific meaning within a specific field of expertise)  :: vakterm {n}
technically {adv} (based on precise facts)  :: technisch gesproken, strikt genomen
technically {adv} (having certain skills)  :: technisch
technically {adv} (regarding the scientific state of art)  :: technisch
technician {n} (occupation)  :: technicus {m}, [regional] technieker {m}
technique {n} (practical aspects of a given art)  :: techniek {f}
techno {n} (style of music)  :: techno {m}
technology {n} (the study of or a collection of techniques)  :: technologie {f}
technology {n}  :: technologie
teddy bear {n} (a stuffed toy bear)  :: teddybeer {m}, knuffelbeer {m}
tedious {adj} (boring, monotonous)  :: saai, langdradig, monotoon
tedium {n} (boredom or tediousness; ennui)  :: verveling
teem {v} (overflowing with)  :: wemelen
teem {v} (to be prolific; to abound)  :: wemelen
teen {adj} (teenager) SEE: teenager  ::
-teen {suffix} (to form numbers 13 - 19)  :: -tien
teenager {n} (person aged between thirteen and nineteen)  :: tiener, adolescent {m}, puber {m} {f}, teenager {m} {f}
teenybopper {n} (person)  :: teenybopper {m}
teetan {n} (pipit) SEE: pipit  ::
teeter {v} (tilt back and forth on an edge)  :: wankelen, waggelen
teeter-totter {n} (seesaw)  :: wipwap
teetotaler {n} (person who completely abstains from alcohol.)  :: geheelonthouder {m}, geheelonthoudster {f}
teetotaller {n} (person who completely abstains from alcohol)  :: geheelonthouder {m}, geheelonthoudster {f}
tečka {n} (tečka diacritic) SEE: dot  ::
telegram {v} (telegraph) SEE: telegraph  ::
telegram {n} (message sent by telegraph)  :: telegram {n}
telegraph {n} (apparatus, or a process, for communicating)  :: telegraaf {m}
teleological {adj} (pertaining to teleology)  :: teleologisch
teleology {n} (study of the purpose of occurrences)  :: teleologie {f}, doelmatigheidsleer {f}
teleology {n} (use of purpose to explain occurrence)  :: teleologie {f}
telepathy {n} (communication by psychic means)  :: telepathie {f}
telephone {n} (a device used for two-way talking with other people)  :: telefoon {m}
telephone {v} (to call someone)  :: telefoneren
telephone book {n} (telephone directory) SEE: telephone directory  ::
telephone booth {n} (a small enclosure housing a public telephone)  :: telefooncel {f}
telephone box {n} (telephone booth) SEE: telephone booth  ::
telephone directory {n} (a listing of telephone subscribers)  :: telefoongids {m}, telefoonboek {n}
telephone exchange {n} (equipment)  :: telefooncentrale {f}
telephone exchange {n} (rooms)  :: telefooncentrale {f}
telephone kiosk {n} (telephone booth) SEE: telephone booth  ::
telephone number {n} (digits assigned to a telephone)  :: telefoonnummer {n}
telephony {n} (act of sound transmission via the electromagnetic spectrum)  :: telefonie {f}
teleportation {n} (process of moving matter from one point to another)  :: teleportatie
telescope {n} (optical instrument possessing magnification)  :: telescoop {m}, kijker {m}
teleshow {n} (television show) SEE: television show  ::
television {n} (medium)  :: televisie {m}, kijkbuis [colloquial]
television {n} (device for receiving television signals)  :: televisie {m}
television {n} (program broadcasting)  :: televisie {m}
television program {n} (The content of an individual television broadcasting.)  :: televisieprogramma {n}
television series {n} (series) SEE: series  ::
television set {n} (television) SEE: television  ::
television show {n} (live or recorded TV broadcast or program)  :: televisieprogramma {n}
televoting {n} (a form of advertising)  :: televoting, telestemmen, telestemming
tell {v} (to pass information)  :: vertellen, zeggen
tell {v} (to instruct)  :: instrueren
tell {v} (to discern, notice, identify or distinguish)  :: vertellen, zeggen
tell {v} (narrate) SEE: narrate  ::
tell off {v} (to rebuke)  :: berispen
tell tales out of school {v} (reveal confidential or sensitive information)  :: uit de school klappen
teller {n} (bank clerk who receives and pays out money)  :: bankbediende {m} {f}
teller {n} (automated teller machine) SEE: automated teller machine  ::
telltale {n} (one who divulges private information)  :: klikspaan
telltale {n} (something that serves to reveal)  :: aanwijzing {f}
tellurium {n} (chemical element)  :: telluur {n}, tellurium {n}
telly {n} (Television)  :: tv {f}
telly {n} (Television set)  :: tv {f}
temblor {n} (earthquake) SEE: earthquake  ::
temerity {n} (reckless boldness)  :: onbezonnenheid, roekeloosheid
temper {n} (state of mind)  :: karakter {n}, gemoed {n}
temper {n} (heat treatment)  :: uitharden
temper {v} (to moderate or control)  :: matigen
temper tantrum {n} (fit of bad temper)  :: woedeaanval
temperament {n} (a person's normal manner of thinking, behaving or reacting)  :: temperament {n}
temperament {n} (a tendency to become irritable or angry)  :: temperament {n}
temperament {n} (the altering of certain intervals from their correct values in order to improve the moving from key to key)  :: temperament {n}
temperance {n} (state with regard to heat or cold) SEE: temperature  ::
temperance {n} (habitual moderation)  :: matiging {f}
temperance {n} (Tarot card)  :: gematigheid
temperature {n} (a measure of cold or heat)  :: temperatuur {f}
temperature {n} (elevated body temperature)  :: verhoging {f}
tempest {n} (storm)  :: storm {m}
tempest in a teapot {n} (big fuss made in a small context)  :: storm in een glas water {m}
template {n} (physical object)  :: sjabloon {n}, malplaatje {n}
temple {n} (worship place)  :: tempel {m}
temple {n} (the Jewish temple of Jerusalem)  :: tempel {m}
temple {n} (region of skull)  :: slaap {m}
temple {n} (sidepiece of spectacles)  :: poot {m}
tempo {n}  :: [1,3] tempo {n}
temporarily {adv}  :: tijdelijk
temporary {adj} (for a limited time, ephemeral, not constant)  :: tijdelijk
temporary tooth {n} (milk tooth) SEE: milk tooth  ::
tempt {v} (to provoke someone to do wrong)  :: verleiden
tempt {v} (to attract, allure)  :: lokken, verlokken
tempt {v} (to provoke)  :: uitlokken
temptation {n}  :: verleiding, verzoeking, beproeving
tempting {adj} (attractive, appealing, enticing)  :: verleidelijk
tempting {adj}  :: verlokkelijk
tempus fugit {proverb} (time flies) SEE: time flies  ::
ten {num} (the cardinal number occurring after 9 and before 11)  :: tien
ten {n} (the number following nine)  :: tien {f} , tientje {n}
ten past {n} (ten past one)  :: tien over één
ten to {n} (example: ten to two)  :: tien voor twee
tenable {adj} (of a theory, argument etc: capable of being maintained or justified; well-founded)  :: houdbaar
tenacious {adj} (unwilling to yield from a point of view etc; dogged)  :: hardnekkig
tenacity {n} (quality or state of being tenacious)  :: volhardendheid {f}
tenancy in common {n}  :: vrije mede-eigendom {n}, [nl, Belgium] onverdeeldheid {f}
tenant {n} (one who pays a fee in return for the use of land, etc.)  :: pachter {m}
tenant {n} (occupant)  :: bewoner {m}, huurder {m}
tenant {n}  :: huurder
tenant farmer {n} (a person who farms land rented from a landlord)  :: landpachter, huurpachter
tench {n} (species of freshwater game fish)  :: zeelt {f} {m}, louw {f} {m}
tendency {n} (likelihood of behaving in a particular way)  :: neiging {f}
tendentious {adj} (biased opinion)  :: tendentieus
tendentious {adj} (slanted)  :: tendentieus
tender {adj} (sensitive or painful)  :: gevoelig
tender {adj} (soft and easily chewed)  :: zacht, mals
tender {adj} (fond, loving, gentle, sweet)  :: zacht, lief
tender {n} (fuel-carrying railroad car)  :: tender
tender {n} (means of payment)  :: betaalmiddel {n}, betalingsmiddel {n}
tender {n} (law: an offer to buy or sell something)  :: bod {n}
tender {v} (formal: to offer, give)  :: aanbieden
tender {v} (to offer a payment)  :: bieden
tenderloin {n} (tenderest part of a loin of meat)  :: haas, haasbiefstuk
tenderloin steak {n} (Any of several steaks cut from the tenderest part of the loin of beef)  :: biefstuk van de haas {m}
tenderness {n} (pain or discomfort when an affected area is touched)  :: gevoeligheid {f}
tendon {n} (tough band of inelastic fibrous tissue that connects a muscle with its bony attachment)  :: pees {c}
tendril {n} (thin, spirally coiling stem)  :: rank {f}
tenement {n} (a building that is rented to multiple tenants, especially a low-rent, run-down one)  :: huurwoning
tenement {n} (any form of property that is held by one person from another, rather than being owned)  :: verpachting
tenet {n} (an opinion, belief or principle)  :: dogma, grondregel, overtuiging, stelling
tenfold {adv} (by ten times as much)  :: vertienvoudigen
tenner {n} (note worth ten basic units of currency)  :: tientje {n}
tennis {n} (sport played by two or four players with strung racquets)  :: tennis {n}
tennis court {n} (surface on which tennis is played)  :: tennisbaan {m} {f}, tennisveld {n}
tennis elbow {n} (inflammation)  :: tenniselleboog {m}
tennis player {n} (a person who plays tennis)  :: tennisspeler {m}
tenor {n}  :: tenor
tense {n} (verb forms distinguishing time)  :: tijd {m}, tempus {n}
tense {adj} (showing stress or strain)  :: gespannen, strak
tense {v} (make or become tense)  :: spannen, opspannen
tension {n} (psychological state)  :: spanning {f}
tension {n} (state of an elastic object)  :: gespannen
tension {n} (voltage)  :: spanning
tent {n} (portable lodge)  :: tent {m}
tentacle {n} (elongated, boneless, flexible appendage)  :: tentakel {n}
tenth {adj} (ordinal form of ten)  :: tiende (abbreviations 10de, 10e)
tenuous {adj} (thin in substance or consistency)  :: onbelangrijk, dunnetjes
tenure {n} (status of having a permanent post)  :: vastbenoemd zijn, een vaste benoeming hebben
tenure {n}  :: ambtstermijn {m}
tepal {n} (botany)  :: tepaal {n} (pl. tepalen)
tepid {adj} (lukewarm)  :: lauw
tepid {adj} (uninterested)  :: lauw, flauw, ongeïnteresseerd
tera- {prefix} (SI prefix)  :: tera-
terbium {n} (chemical element)  :: terbium {n}
terce {n} (third hour of daylight)  :: terts {m} {f}
terce {n} (Christian service during this hour)  :: terts {m} {f}
terebinth {n} (a Mediterranean tree)  :: eik
teriyaki {n} (a cooking technique)  :: teriyaki
teriyaki {n} (a sweet soy sauce marinade)  :: teriyakisaus
term {n} (word or phrase, especially one from a specialised area of knowledge)  :: term {m}
term {n} (relations among people)  :: voet {m}
term {n} (part of a year)  :: trimester {n}
term {n} (one of the addends in a sum or in another mathematical operation)  :: term {m}
term limit {n} (restriction)  :: herverkiezing
termes {n} (a termite) SEE: termite  ::
terminal hair {n} (thick, dark body hair)  :: terminaal haar {n}
terminate {v} (to end incompletely)  :: beëindigen, termineren
termination {n} (The last part (or morpheme) of a word, see also: suffix)  :: uitgang {m}
termination {n}  :: afloop
terminology {n} (doctrine of terms)  :: terminologie {f}
terminology {n} (terms used in any business, art, etc)  :: terminologie {f}
termite {n} (insect)  :: termiet {m}
terms and conditions {n} (legal restriction on use)  :: gebruiksvoorwaarden {p}, algemene voorwaarden {p}
termwise {adv}  :: termsgewijs
termwise {adj}  :: termsgewijs
terra incognita {n} (unknown land)  :: terra incognita
terra incognita {n} (unexplored ideas)  :: terra incognita
terrace {n} (platform that extends outwards from a building)  :: terras {n}, terrassen {n-p}
terrace {v} (to provide with a terrace)  :: een terras aanleggen
terraced house {n} (type of house) SEE: rowhouse  ::
terraforming {n} (planetary engineering)  :: terravorming
terrain {n} (area)  :: terrein
terrapin {n} (North American turtle)  :: moerasschildpad, specifically the genus doosschildpad (Terrapene sp.)
terrestrial planet {n} (Any planet of the solar system or any exoplanet which is Earth-like)  :: aardse planeet {f}
terrible {adj} (dreadful; causing alarm or fear)  :: afschuwelijk
terrible {adj}  :: vreselijk
terrier {n} (dog)  :: terriër {m}
territorial {adj} (of, relating to, or restricted to a specific geographic area, or territory)  :: territoriaal
territory {n} (large tract of land)  :: grondgebied {n}, territorium {n}
terror {n} (something causing fear)  :: verschrikking {f}
terrorism {n} (use of terror as a means of coercion)  :: terrorisme {n}
terrorist {n} (person who uses terror as a weapon in a political struggle)  :: terrorist {m}, terreurpleger {m}, terroriste {f}, terreurpleegster {f}
terse {adj} (of a concise style or speech)  :: bondig
tertiary {adj} (of third rank or order)  :: tertiair
tertiary sector {n} (economic sector that provides goods and services)  :: tertiaire sector {m}, dienstensector {m}
test {n} (challenge, trial)  :: test {m}, proef {m}
test {n} (academics: examination)  :: examen {n}, test {m}
test {n} (product examination)  :: test {m}
test {v}  :: test, testen
test tube {n} (glass tube)  :: reageerbuis {f}
testament {n} (document containing a person's will)  :: testament {n}
testament {n} (part of the Bible)  :: testament {n} (often capitalized)
testamentary {adj} (of or pertaining to a will or testament)  :: testamentair
testicle {n} (male sex gland)  :: teelbal {m}, testikel {n}, hode {f}
testify {v} (to make a declaration, or give evidence, under oath)  :: getuigen
testimonial {n} (statement given under oath) SEE: testimony  ::
testimony {n} (statement in court)  :: getuigenis
testosterone {n} (steroid hormone)  :: testosteron {m}
tether {n} (a rope, cable etc. that holds something in place whilst allowing some movement)  :: lijn, kabel, snoer,
tether {n} (the limit of one's abilities, resources etc)  :: limiet, grens, einde,
tether {v} (to restrict something with a tether)  :: vastmaken, binden
tetragon {n} (quadrilateral) SEE: quadrilateral  ::
tetrahedron {n} (polyhedron)  :: viervlak {n}
tetrahydrocannabinol {n} (THC)  :: tetrahydrocannabinol {m}
tetrapod {n} (any vertebrate with four limbs) SEE: quadruped  ::
text {n} (a written passage)  :: tekst {m}
text {n} (a book, tome or other set of writings)  :: tekst {m}
text {n} (a brief written message transmitted between mobile phones)  :: sms {m}
text {v} (to send a text message to)  :: sms'en
text message {n} (a brief electronic message)  :: sms {m}, sms-bericht {n}
textbook {n} (formal manual of instruction)  :: studieboek {n}, handboek {n}
textbook case {n} (real-life case that matches theory)  :: schoolvoorbeeld {n}
textile {n} (cloth produced from fabric)  :: textiel {n}
textual criticism {n} (discipline for reconstructing old text forms)  :: tekstkritiek {f}
texture {n} (feel or shape of a surface or substance)  :: textuur
texture {n} (computer graphics: image applied to a polygon)  :: textuur
texture {n}  :: textuur
thalamus {n} (anatomy: structure within forebrain)  :: thalamus {m}
thaler {n} (historical monetary unit)  :: daalder
thallium {n} (chemical element)  :: thallium {n}
than {prep} (Introduces a comparison)  :: dan
thank {v} (express gratitude or appreciation to someone)  :: danken
thank {v}  :: bedanken
thank you {interj} (an expression of gratitude)  :: dank je, [formal] dank u, bedankt
thank you very much {phrase} (greater gratitude than "thank you")  :: [formal] dank u wel, [formal] heel hartelijk bedankt, [informal] dank je wel, vriendelijk bedankt
thankful {adj} (showing thanks)  :: dankbaar
thankfulness {n} (state of showing thanks)  :: dankbaarheid {f}
thankless {adj} (unappreciated)  :: ondankbaar
thanks {interj} (used to express appreciation or gratitude)  :: bedankt, dank je, dank u
thanks {n} (expression of gratitude)  :: bedankt
thanks {n} (grateful feelings)  :: dank {m}
thanks a million {phrase} (thanks a great many times)  :: duizendmaal dank
thanks for your help {phrase} (thanks for your help)  :: dank U voor uw hulp
thanks to {prep} (because of)  :: dankzij
thanksgiving {n} (expression of gratitude, see also: gratitude)  :: dankzegging {f}
that {conj} (connecting a noun clause)  :: dat
that {determiner} (what is being indicated)  :: dat {n}, die {m} {f} {p}
that {pron} (that thing)  :: dat
that {pron} (which)  :: dat {n}, die {m} {f} {p}
that {adv} (to a given extent or degree)  :: zo
that {adv} (to a great extent or degree, very)  :: zo
that being said {adv} (that said) SEE: that said  ::
that is {adv} (in other words)  :: namelijk, dat wil zeggen, met andere woorden
that is to say {adv} (in other words) SEE: that is  ::
that one {pron} (specified object)  :: die {c-p}
that said {phrase} (even so)  :: dat gezegd hebbende
thatcher {n} (person who installs thatch)  :: dakdekker {m}
that's for me to know and you to find out {phrase}  :: dat is voor jou een vraag en voor mij een weet
that's it {phrase} (There is nothing more to the issue)  :: dat was het
that's life {phrase} (expression of acceptance of misfortune) SEE: such is life  ::
that's that {phrase} (there is nothing more to say or to do concerning the matter!)  :: daarmee uit
thaw {v} (to melt, dissolve, or become fluid)  :: dooien
thaw {v} (to cause frozen things to melt, soften, or dissolve)  :: ontdooien
thaw {n}  :: dooi
the {article} (article)  :: de {m} {f} {p}, het {n}
the {article} (used as an alternative to a possessive pronoun before body parts)  :: de {m} {f} {p}, het {n}
the {article} (stressed, indicating that the object in question is the only one worthy of attention)  :: de {m} {f} {p}, het {n}
the {article} (with an adjectival noun, as in “the hungry” to mean “hungry people”)  :: de {m} {f} {p}, het {n}
the {article} (with a superlative)  :: het
the {article} (used with the name of a member of a class to refer to all things in that class)  :: de {m} {f} {p}, het {n}
the {adv} (the + comparative, the + comparative)  :: hoe + comp., hoe + comp.
the apple does not fall far from the tree {proverb} (a child is similar to its parents)  :: de appel valt niet ver van de boom
the bee's knees {n} (something excellent, outstanding)  :: jé van hét, het neusje van de zalm
the bigger they are, the harder they fall {proverb} (proverb)  :: hoge bomen vangen veel wind
the bill, please {phrase} (the bill, please)  :: de rekening, alstublieft
the die is cast {phrase} (the future is determined)  :: de teerling is geworpen
the early bird catches the worm {proverb} (be motivated so you can accomplish what you want, in the morning) SEE: the early bird gets the worm  ::
the early bird gets the worm {proverb} (whoever arrives first has the best chance of success)  :: wie het eerst komt, wie het eerst maalt
the end justifies the means {proverb} (morally wrong actions are sometimes necessary)  :: het doel heiligt de middelen
the enemy of my enemy is my friend {proverb} (it is sometimes necessary to cooperate with a person one does not like or agree with, in order to combat a common threat)  :: de vijand van mijn vijand is mijn vriend
the grass is always greener on the other side {proverb} (the others' circumstances seem more desirable)  :: het gras is altijd groener bij de buren, het gras is altijd groener aan de overkant
the more the merrier {proverb} (it is more fun with more people)  :: hoe meer zielen, hoe meer vreugd
the more the merrier {proverb} (a greater amount of something is better)  :: hoe meer, hoe beter
the more things change, the more they stay the same {proverb} (changes do not affect reality on a deeper level)  :: hoe meer alles verandert, hoe meer het hetzelfde blijft
the one {n} (person destined to save the universe or world, also called the Chosen One)  :: de ware {m} {f}
the other way around {adv} (same but with things reversed)  :: omgekeerd, andersom
the other way round {adv} (same but with mentioned things reversed)  :: omgekeerd
the penny drops {phrase} (understanding is reached, one comprehends)  :: het kwartje is gevallen, [Flemish Dutch] zijn frank is gevallen
the proof of the pudding is in the eating {proverb} (the only real test of something is as what it is intended to be used for)  :: de praktijk zal het leren
the rest is history {phrase} (used to indicate that one does not need to give extra details about a story)  :: de rest is geschiedenis
the road to hell is paved with good intentions {proverb} (well-intended acts can lead to disasters)  :: de weg naar de hel is geplaveid met goede voornemens
the sky is the limit {proverb} (nothing is out of reach)  :: alles kan
the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak {proverb} (achieving something is made impossible by frailty)  :: de geest is gewillig, maar het vlees is zwak
the straw that broke the camel's back {n} (The small additional burden which causes failure)  :: de druppel die de emmer deed overlopen {n}
the way to a man's heart is through his stomach {proverb} (cooking food for a man is a good way to win his affections)  :: de liefde van de man gaat door de maag
the whole caboodle {n} (everything else)  :: de hele rataplan
the world is one's oyster {proverb} (all opportunities are open to someone)  :: de wereld ligt aan iemands voeten
theanine {n} (amino acid)  :: theanine
theater {n} (cinema) SEE: cinema  ::
theater {n} (place or building)  :: theater {n}
theater {n} (drama or performance as a profession or artform)  :: theater {n}
theatre {n} (theater) SEE: theater  ::
theatrical {adj} (of or relating to the theatre)  :: theatraal, dramatisch
theatrical {adj} (fake and exaggerated)  :: dramatisch, theatraal
thede {n} (nation) SEE: nation  ::
thee {pron} (thou) SEE: thou  ::
theft {n} (act of stealing property)  :: diefstal {f}
their {determiner} (belonging to them (plural))  :: hun
theirs {pron} (that which belongs to them)  :: het hunne, de hunne
theism {n} (belief in existence of at least one deity)  :: theïsme {n}
them {pron} (third personal plural pronoun used after a preposition or as the object of a verb)  :: hen [esp. for direct objects], hun [esp. for indirect objects], ze [unemphatic]
thematic {adj} (relating to, or having a theme or a topic)  :: thematisch
theme {n}  :: thema {n}
theme park {n} (amusement park that has one or more specific central themes)  :: themapark {n}
theme song {n} (a song accompanying a program)  :: titelmuziek {f}, kenwijsje {n}
themselves {pron}  :: zichzelf
then {adv} (at that time)  :: toen
then {adv} (soon afterward)  :: toen (past tense), dan (present and future tenses)
then {adv} (next in order)  :: dan
then {adv} (in that case)  :: dan
then {adv} (at the same time; on the other hand)  :: trouwens
then {adj} (being so at that time)  :: toenmalig
thence {adv} (from there)  :: daarvandaan, vandaar
theodicy {n} (a justification of a deity)  :: theodicee
theologian {n} (one who studies theology)  :: theoloog {m}, theologe {f}
theologic {adj} (theological) SEE: theological  ::
theological {adj} (of or relating to theology)  :: theologisch
theologist {n} (theologian) SEE: theologian  ::
theology {n} (study of God, or a god, or gods)  :: theologie {f}, godgeleerdheid {f}
theophany {n} (a visible manifestation of a deity)  :: theofanie {m}
theorbo {n} (theorbo)  :: teorbe {f}
theorem {n} (proved mathematical statement)  :: theorema {m}, stelling {f}
theoretical {adj} (of or relating to theory)  :: theoretisch
theorist {n} (someone who constructs theories)  :: theoreticus {m}
theory {n} (a coherent set of statements attempting to explain observed phenomena)  :: theorie
theory {n} (an unproven conjecture)  :: theorie
theory {n} (a field of study in mathematics)  :: theorie
theory {n} (in logic: a set of axioms and all statements derivable from them)  :: theorie
theory of relativity {n} (generic term of special and general relativity)  :: relativiteitstheorie {f}
theosophic {adj} (of, or relating to theosophy)  :: theosofisch
theosophy {n} (doctrine of religious philosophy and mysticism)  :: theosofie
therapist {n} (one who provides therapy)  :: therapeut
therapy {n} (treatment of disease)  :: therapie
there {adv} (in or at that place)  :: daar, ginder, ginds
there {adv} (to or into that place; thither)  :: daarheen, aldaar
there {adv} (in existence)  :: er
there are {phrase}  :: er zijn
there be {phrase} (to exist)  :: er + any of the existence verbs zijn, bestaan, staan, zitten, liggen
there is {phrase} (third-person singular simple present indicative form of there be)  :: er is, [plural] er zijn
there is nothing new under the sun {proverb} (there is nothing new)  :: er is niets nieuws onder de zon
there you go {phrase} (here you are) SEE: here you are  ::
thereabout {adv} (near that place, time, or date)  :: daaromheen
thereafter {adv} (after that)  :: daarna
thereagainst {adv} (within this content or context)  :: daartegen
thereat {adv} (within this content or context)  :: daarnaar
thereby {adv} (by that)  :: daarbij
therefor {adv} (therefore) SEE: therefore  ::
therefore {adv} (for that or this reason; for that)  :: daarom, daarvoor
therefore {adv} (consequently; by consequence)  :: daarom, bijgevolg [formal], daardoor [beginning of sentence], waardoor [not in beginning of sentence]
therefrom {adv} (within this content or context)  :: daaruit
thereinafter {adv} (within this content or context)  :: daaropvolgens
theremin {n} (electronic musical instrument)  :: theremin {m} {f}
thereof {adv} (of this, that or it)  :: daarvan
thereof {adv} (from that circumstance or origin; therefrom, thence)  :: daarvan
thereon {adv} (within this content or context)  :: daarop
there's more than one way to skin a cat {proverb} (a problem generally has more than one solution)  :: er zijn meerdere wegen om je doel te bereiken, alle wegen leiden naar Rome
there's no accounting for taste {proverb} (people's tastes differ)  :: over smaak valt niet te twisten
there's no fool like an old fool {proverb} (no wisdom with age)  :: hoe ouder hoe zotter
there's no place like home {proverb} (one feels most comfortable at home)  :: oost west, thuis best
thereto {adv} (translation)  :: daaraan
theretofore {adv} (translation)  :: daartevoren
thereunder {adv} (translation)  :: daaronder
thereunto {adv} (translation)  :: daarheen
thereupon {adv} (following that)  :: daarop
therewith {adv} (translation)  :: daarmee
therewithal {adv} (in adition; besides)  :: daarmede
thermistor {n} (resistor)  :: thermistor {m}
thermite {n} (mixture of aluminum and ferric oxide)  :: thermiet {n}
thermodynamic equilibrium {n} (state of equal temperature)  :: thermodynamisch evenwicht
thermodynamics {n} (science of heat-energy conversion)  :: thermodynamica {f}
thermometer {n} (apparatus used to measure temperature)  :: thermometer {m}, warmtemeter {m}
thermoplastic {n} (plastic with this property)  :: thermoplast {m}
thermosphere {n} (layer of the Earth's atmosphere)  :: thermosfeer
thesaurus {n} (book of synonyms)  :: thesaurus {m}, synoniemenboek {n}
these {determiner} (plural of this)  :: die {m} {f}, deze {m} {f}
these {determiner}  :: deze
these {pron}  :: deze
thesis {n} (statement supported by arguments)  :: these
thesis {n} (written essay submitted for a university degree)  :: proefschrift {n}, scriptie {f}
theta {n} (Greek letter)  :: thèta {m} {f}
they {pron} (third-person plural pronoun)  :: zij, ze
they {pron} (one, people, some people)  :: ze
thick {adj} (relatively great in extent from one surface to another)  :: dik, dikke
thick {adj} (heavy in build)  :: dik, dikke, gezet, gezette
thick {adj} (densely crowded or packed)  :: dicht, dichte, dichtopeengepakt, dichtopeengepakte
thick {adj} (having a viscous consistency)  :: dik, dikke
thick {adj} (impenetrable to sight)  :: dicht, dichte
thick {adj} (difficult to understand, poorly articulated)  :: zwaar, zware
thick {adj} (informal: stupid)  :: traag van begrip, sloom, slome
thick {adj} (friendly, intimate)  :: dik, dikke
thick {adv} (in a thick manner)  :: dik
thick {adv} (thickly)  :: dik
thick {n} (most active or intense part of something)  :: het vuur van de strijd
thick as a brick {adj}  :: plank voor het hoofd ("a beam in front of the head")
thicket {n} (copse)  :: struikgewas {n}, kreupelhout {n}, kreupelbos {n}
thick-skinned {adj} (having a thick skin)  :: dikhuidig‎
thick-skinned {adj} (not easily offended)  :: olifantenhuid {f}
thief {n} (one who carries out theft)  :: dief {m}, dievegge {f}
thigh {n} (upper leg)  :: dij {f}, bovenbeen {n}
thighbone {n} (femur)  :: dijbeen {n}
thimble {n} (a protective cap for the finger)  :: vingerhoed
thin {adj}  :: dun, smal, slank, [for air] ijl
thing {n} (that which is considered to exist as a separate entity, object, quality or concept)  :: ding {n}
thing {n} (that which matters; the crux)  :: punt {n}
thing of nothing {n}  :: prul {f}, prulletje {n}
thingamajig {n} (something that one does not know the name of)  :: dinges {n}
thingamajigger {n} (something that one does not know the name of)  :: dinges {n}
think {v} (to ponder, to go over in one's head)  :: denken, nadenken, peinzen
think {v} (communicate to oneself in one’s mind)  :: denken
think {v} (to conceive of something or someone)  :: achten, zien, beschouwen
think {v} (be of the opinion that)  :: vinden, denken, van mening zijn
think {v} (guess, reckon)  :: denken, geloven, vermoeden
think {v} (consider, judge, regard something as)  :: vinden, beschouwen
think {v} (to seem, to appear)  :: [archaic] dunken
think aloud {v} (utter one's thoughts)  :: hardop denken
think nothing of it {phrase} (you're welcome) SEE: you're welcome  ::
think of {v} (think) SEE: think  ::
thinkable {adj} (able to be thought or imagined; conceivable; feasible)  :: denkbaar
thinker {n} (intellectual)  :: denker {m}, intellectueel
third {adj} (the ordinal form of the cardinal number three)  :: derde
third {n} (person or thing in the third position)  :: derde
third {n} (one of three equal parts of a whole)  :: derde {n}
third {n} (interval)  :: terts {f}
third person {n} (the form of a verb used when the subject of a sentence is not the audience or the one making the statement)  :: derde persoon {m}
third time's a charm {proverb}  :: driemaal is scheepsrecht
third-degree {adj} (causing severe scarring)  :: van de derde graad, derdegraads-
thirst {n} (dryness)  :: dorst
thirsty {adj} (needing to drink)  :: dorstig
thirteen {num} (the cardinal number occurring after twelve and before fourteen)  :: dertien {f}
thirteenth {adj} (13th)  :: dertiende (abbreviations 13e, 13de)
thirties {n} (1930s)  :: jaren dertig {n-p}, jaren 30 {n-p}, jaren 1930 {n-p}
thirtieth {adj} (the ordinal form of the number thirty)  :: dertigste
thirtieth {n} (the person or thing in the thirtieth position)  :: dertigste
thirtieth {n} (one of thirty equal parts of a whole)  :: dertigste {n}
thirty {num} (cardinal number)  :: dertig {f}
thirty-eight {num} (38)  :: achtendertig
thirty-five {num} (35)  :: vijfendertig
thirty-four {num} (34)  :: vierendertig
thirty-nine {num} (39)  :: negenendertig
thirty-one {num} (31)  :: eenendertig
thirty-seven {num} (37)  :: zevenendertig
thirty-six {num} (36)  :: zesendertig
thirty-three {num} (33)  :: drieëndertig
thirty-two {num} (32)  :: tweeëndertig
this {determiner} (the (thing) here)  :: deze {m} {f} {p}, dit {n}
this {determiner}  :: deze {m}, {f}, {p}, dit {n}
this {pron} (The thing, item, etc. being indicated)  :: deze {m}/{f}/{p}, dit {n}
this and that {pron} (things)  :: ditjes-en-datjes {p}
this way {adv} (thus) SEE: thus  ::
this way {adv} (as follows) SEE: as follows  ::
this year {adv} (during the current year)  :: dit jaar
thistle {n} (plant)  :: distel {m}
thither {adv} (to that place)  :: daarheen, aldaar, derwaarts
thong {n} (footwear)  :: slipper
thong {n} (G-string) SEE: G-string  ::
thoracic cage {n} (rib cage) SEE: rib cage  ::
thorium {n} (chemical element)  :: thorium {n}
thorn {n} (sharp protective spine of a plant)  :: doorn {m}
thorn {n}  :: doorn {m}
thorough {adj} (detailed)  :: grondig, diepgaand
thorough {adj}  :: gedegen
thoroughfare {n} (way through)  :: doorgang,passage,
thoroughfare {n} (road open at both ends)  :: doorgangsweg {m}, doorgaande weg
thoroughgoing {adj} (Complete; thorough; full; with great attention to detail)  :: ingrijpend
thorp {n} (a hamlet, a village)  :: dorp {n}
those {determiner} (plural of that)  :: die
thou {pron} (singular informal form of "you")  :: gij [archaic or dialectal], jij
thou {v} (to address someone using the informal second-person singular pronoun)  :: tutoyeren, jijen
thou {v} (to use the word thou)  :: tutoyeren
though {adv} (however)  :: echter
though {conj} (although)  :: hoewel
thought {n} (form created in the mind)  :: gedachte {f}, idee {n}
thoughtcrime {n} (a crime)  :: gedachtemisdaad {f}
thoughtful {adj} (demonstrating thought or careful consideration)  :: voorkomend
thoughtful {adj} (demonstrating kindness or consideration)  :: voorkomend
thousand {num} (cardinal number 1000)  :: duizend {f}
thrall {n} (one who is enslaved)  :: tot slaaf gemaakt, onderworpen
thrash {v} (to thresh) SEE: thresh  ::
thread {n} (long, thin and flexible form of material)  :: draad {m}, garen {n}
thread {n} (a theme or idea)  :: onderwerp {n}, rode draad {m}
thread {n} ((computing): a unit of execution)  :: thread
thread {n} ((Internet): a series of messages)  :: topic {f}, onderwerp {f}, draad
thread {v} (put thread through)  :: bedraden
thread {v} (to pass)  :: passeren voorbij gaan
threadbare {adj} (cloth)  :: versleten
threads {n} (clothes) SEE: clothes  ::
threads {n} (thread) SEE: thread  ::
threat {n} (expression of intent to injure or punish another)  :: bedreiging
threat {n} (indication of imminent danger)  :: bedreiging {f}
threaten {v} (to make a threat against someone; to use threats)  :: bedreigen, dreigen
threaten {v} (to menace, or be dangerous)  :: bedreigen
threatened {adj} (at risk of becoming endangered)  :: bedreigd
three {num} (cardinal number 3)  :: drie
three days ago {adv} (three days ago - translation entry)  :: eereergisteren
three-dimensional {adj} (existing in three dimensions)  :: driedimensionaal
three-headed {adj} (having three heads)  :: driekoppig
threesome {n} (a group of three people)  :: trio {n}, drietal {n}
threesome {n} (a sexual activity involving three people)  :: trio {n}, triootje {n}
thresh {v} (to separate the grain from the straw or husks)  :: dorsen
threshing floor {n} (floor of a threshing house)  :: dorsvloer
threshold {n} (bottom-most part of a doorway)  :: dorpel, drempel
threshold {n}  :: drempelwaarde
thrice {adv} (three times, see also: three; time)  :: driemaal, driewerf
thrift {n} (characteristic of using a minimum of something)  :: zuinigheid {f}
thrift {n} (savings bank)  :: bank {f}
thrift {n} (various plants of the genus Armeria)  :: Armeria, Engels gras {n}
thrift shop {n} (shop which sells used goods)  :: kringloopwinkel {m} {f}
thrill {v} (suddenly excite someone, or to give someone great pleasure; to electrify)  :: opwinden
thrill {v} (tremble or quiver)  :: sidderen, trillen
thrill {n} (trembling or quivering, especially one caused by emotion)  :: siddering {f}, trilling {f}
thrill {n} (cause of sudden excitement; a kick)  :: siddering {f}
thrill {n} (slight quivering of the heart that accompanies a cardiac murmur)  :: siddering {f}
thring {v}  :: dringen
throat {n} (front part of the neck)  :: keel
throat {n} (gullet or windpipe)  :: keel
throat {n} (narrow opening in a vessel)  :: hals
throb {v} (to pound or beat rapidly or violently)  :: kloppen
throb {v} (to vibrate or pulsate with a steady rhythm)  :: trillen, vibreren
throb {n} (beating, vibration or palpitation)  :: geklop
throe {n} (severe spasm of pain, especially near the moment of death)  :: stuiptrekking
thrombocyte {n} (platelet) SEE: platelet  ::
thrombocytopenia {n} (abnormally low platelet count)  :: trombocytopenie
thrombus {n} (blood clot formed in blood vessels that leads to thrombosis)  :: trombose {f}
throne {n} (ornate seat)  :: troon {m}
throne {n} (lavatory or toilet)  :: gemak {n}
throne {n} (third highest order of angel)  :: troon {m}
throne room {n} (a monarch's formal audience chamber)  :: troonzaal {f}
throne room {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet  ::
throng {n} (group of people)  :: massa, menigte, drukte {f}
throng {n} (group of things; host or swarm)  :: zwerm
throng {v} (to crowd into a place, especially to fill it)  :: samenstromen
throng {v} (to congregate)  :: vergaderen
throttle {v} (to strangle someone)  :: wurgen
through {prep} (from one side of an opening to the other)  :: door
through {prep} (entering, then later exiting)  :: door
through {prep} (by means of)  :: door
through {prep}  :: door
through {n} (From one side to the other)  :: doorheen
through and through {adv} (entirely)  :: door en door
throughout {adv} (everywhere)  :: overal
throw {v} (to cause an object to move rapidly through the air)  :: werpen, gooien, smijten
throw {v} (to eject or cause to fall off)  :: afwerpen
throw {v} (move to another position)  :: omgooien
throw {v} (make (a pot) by shaping clay as it turns on a wheel)  :: kleien
throw {n} (flight of a thrown object)  :: worp {m}, gooi {m}
throw {n} (a distance travelled)  :: verplaatsing {f}
throw away {v} (discard or dispose of)  :: weggooien
throw down the gauntlet {v} (issue a challenge)  :: iemand uitdagen
throw in the towel {v} ((idiomatic) to quit; to give up)  :: de handdoek in de ring werpen
throw out {v} (dismiss or expel someone from duty or attending)  :: eruit gooien
throw the baby out with the bathwater {v} ((idiomatic) to discard something valuable)  :: het kind met het badwater weggooien
throw up {v} (to vomit) SEE: vomit  ::
throw up one's hands {v} ((idiomatic) to quit; to give up) SEE: throw in the towel  ::
throw-in {n} (throw of the ball back into play)  :: ingooi {c}
throwing stick {n} (stick that is thrown as a weapon)  :: werphout {n}
thru {prep} (through) SEE: through  ::
thrush {n} (one of several species of songbirds of the family Turdidae)  :: lijster {f}
thrush {n}  :: spruw
thrust {n} (an attack with a sword)  :: steek {m}
thrust {v} (make an advance with force)  :: vooruitstuwen
thug {n} (someone who treats others violently or roughly)  :: schoelie, schurk
thulium {n} (chemical element)  :: thulium {n}
thumb {n} (digit)  :: duim {m}
thumbnail {n} (fingernail on the thumb)  :: duimnagel {m}
thumbtack {n} (nail-like tack)  :: duimspijker, punaise {m}
thump {n} (sound)  :: bons {m}, dof {m}
thunder {n} (sound caused by lightning)  :: donder {m}
thunder {n} (sound resembling thunder)  :: gedonder {m}
thunder {n} (deep, rumbling noise)  :: gerommel {n}
thunder {v} (to make a noise like thunder)  :: donderen
thunder {v} (to talk with a loud, threatening voice)  :: overdonderen
thunder god {n} (thunder deity)  :: Donar
thunderbolt {n} (flash of lightning accompanied by thunder)  :: bliksemstraal, donderstraal, donderslag
thunderstorm {n} (storm with thunder and lightning)  :: onweer {n}
thus {adv} (in this way or manner)  :: zo, alzo, aldus, waardoor
thus {adv} (as a result)  :: bijgevolg, aldus
thus far {adv} (so far)  :: dusverre
thwart {v} (to prevent; to halt; to cause failure)  :: dwarsbomen
thy {determiner} (possessive determiner)  :: je
thyme {n} (plant of the genus Thymus)  :: tijm
thymus {n} (ductless gland located behind the breastbone)  :: thymus {m}, zwezerik {m}
thyratron {n} (Any of several types of thermoelectric valve once used as a high-speed switch)  :: thyratron
thyristor {n} (semiconductor diode)  :: thyristor
thyroid {n} (thyroid gland) SEE: thyroid gland  ::
thyroid gland {n} (large butterfly-shaped endocrine gland)  :: schildklier
tibia {n} (bone of the leg) SEE: shinbone  ::
tibia {n} (segment of insect's leg) SEE: shinbone  ::
tic {n} (local and habitual convulsive motion)  :: tic {m}
tick {n} (unit of time defined by timer frequency) SEE: jiffy  ::
tick {n} (arachnid)  :: teek {m} {f}
tick {n} (quiet but sharp, repeated sound)  :: getik {n}
tick {n} (short period of time)  :: tel {m}
tick {n} (checkmark)  :: vink {m} {f}, vinkje {n}
tick {v} (make a clicking noise)  :: tikken
tick {v} (make a tick mark)  :: afvinken, aanvinken, aankruisen
tick {n} (sheet around a mattress)  :: [fabric] tijk {n}, [object made of it] tijk {m}
tick bite {n}  :: tekenbeet {m}
ticket {n} (admission to entertainment)  :: kaartje, ticket
ticket {n} (pass for transportation)  :: ticket
ticket {n} (traffic citation)  :: bekeuring
tickle {v} (to touch in a manner that causes tingling sensation)  :: kietelen, kriebelen
tic-tac-toe {n} (game)  :: kruisje-rondje, boter, kaas en eieren
tidal {adj} (relating to tides)  :: getijde-
tidal wave {n} (large and sudden rise and fall in the tide)  :: vloedgolf {m}
tidal wave {n} (tsunami)  :: vloedgolf {m}, tsunami {m}
tidal wave {n} (figurative: sudden, powerful surge)  :: vloedgolf {m}
tidal wave {n} (archaic: ocean wave)  :: golf {m}
tidal wave {n} (oceanography: crest of ocean water resulting from tidal forces)  :: golf {m}
tiddlywinks {n} (game in which the objective is to shoot winks into a cup)  :: vlooienspel
tide {n} (periodic change of sea level)  :: getijde {n}, tij {n}
tide {n} (time, notably liturgical anniversary or season)  :: getijde {n}
tide {v} (cause to float with the tide)  :: met het getij/de vloed meevoeren
tide {n} (high tide) SEE: high tide  ::
tide {n} (low tide) SEE: low tide  ::
tidiness {n} (the quality of being tidy)  :: netheid {f}, zindelijkheid {f}
tiding {n} (news, new information)  :: kond {f}
tidy {adj} (arranged neatly)  :: net, proper, rein
tie {n} (tie score)  :: gelijke stand {m}
tie {n} (curved line connecting two notes of the same pitch, combining their lengths)  :: boog
tie {v} (to attach or fasten with string)  :: knopen, vastknopen, binden, strikken
tie {n} (sleeper) SEE: sleeper  ::
tie {n} (necktie) SEE: necktie  ::
tie up {v}  :: vastbinden
tier {n} (layer or rank)  :: laag {f}, rang {m}
tiercel {n} (male hawk or falcon, used in falconry)  :: tersel
tiger {n} (The mammal Panthera tigris)  :: tijger {m}
tiger shark {n} (Galeocerdo cuvier)  :: tijgerhaai
tiger's claw {n} (Indian coral tree) SEE: Indian coral tree  ::
tight {adj} (narrow) SEE: narrow  ::
tight {adj} (firmly held together)  :: strak
tights {n} (women's garment)  :: collant
tights {n} (dancer's garment)  :: collant
tightwad {n} (someone who is overly cautious with money)  :: gierigaard
tigress {n} (female tiger)  :: tijgerin {f}
tilde {n} (diacritical mark)  :: tilde
tilde {n} (key)  :: tilde
tilde {n} (character)  :: tilde
tilde {n}  :: tilde
tile {n} (mostly rectangular shaped sheet of ceramic or fired clay to cover surfaces)  :: tegel {m}, vloertegel {f}, muurtegel {m}, pan {f}, dakpan {f}
tile {v} (to cover with tiles)  :: tegelen, betegelen
tilery {n} (a place where tiles are made)  :: tegelbakkerij {c}
tiling {n}  :: betegeling {f}
till {prep} (Until)  :: tot
till {conj} (until)  :: totdat
till {n} (cash register)  :: kassa {f}
till {n} (box within a cash register)  :: kassalade {f}
till {v} (to work or cultivate)  :: ploegen, bewerken, bebouwen
till death do us part {adv} (phrase said as part of wedding vows indicating commitment)  :: tot de dood ons scheidt
tiller {n} (person)  :: boer, landman
tiller {n} (machine)  :: graafmachine
timber {n} (trees considered as a source of wood)  :: kaphout {n}, hout {n}
timber {n} (wood that has been cut ready for construction)  :: hout {n}, timmerhout {n}
timber {n} (beam used to support something such as a roof or a ship)  :: dakbalk {m}, balk {m}
timber {interj} (warning shout used by loggers)  :: onderuit!
timbre {n} (quality of a sound independent of its pitch and volume)  :: klankkleur {f}, timbre {n}
time {n} (inevitable passing of events)  :: tijd {m}
time {n} (quantity of availability in time)  :: tijd
time {n} (measurement of a quantity of time)  :: tijd, duur {m}
time {n} (particular moment or hour)  :: tijd {m}
time {n} (measurement under some system of the time of day or moment in time)  :: tijd {m}
time {n} (numerical indication of a particular moment in time)  :: tijdstip {n}
time {n} (instance or occurrence)  :: keer {m}, maal {m}
time {n} (ratio of comparison)  :: keer {m}
time {n} (era)  :: tijdperk
time {n} (youth or young adulthood)  :: tijd {m}
time {n}  :: keer {m}
time {v} (to measure time)  :: klokken, timen, chronometreren
time after time {adv} (again and again)  :: keer op keer
time bomb {n} (bomb with a timeout mechanism)  :: tijdbom {f} {m}
time difference {n} (difference of time between measurements)  :: tijdsverschil {n}
time flies {phrase} (time seems to pass quickly)  :: de tijd vliegt
time heals all wounds {proverb} (negative feelings eventually fade away)  :: de tijd heelt alle wonden
time is money {proverb} (time is money)  :: tijd is geld {f}
time machine {n} (device used to travel in time)  :: tijdmachine
time of day {n} (time according to the clock) SEE: time  ::
time scale {n} (series of events used as a rough measure of duration)  :: tijdschaal {f} {m}
time travel {n} (hypothetical or fictional travel to the past or future)  :: tijdreizen
time trial {n} (race in cycling)  :: tijdrit {m}
time will tell {phrase} (results of an action cannot be known beforehand)  :: de tijd zal het leren, de tijd zal 't leren
time zone {n} (range of longitudes where a common standard time is used)  :: tijdzone {f}
time-consuming {adj} (requiring significant amounts of time)  :: tijdrovend
timeless {adj} (eternal) SEE: eternal  ::
timeline {n} (graphical representation of a chronological sequence of events)  :: tijdlijn
timeliness {n} (the state of being timely)  :: stiptheid {f}
timely {adj} (happening or appearing at the proper time)  :: tijdig
timer {n} (device)  :: timer {m}, eierwekker {m}
times {prep} (multiplied by)  :: keer, maal
timestamp {n} (date and time of an event)  :: tijdsaanduiding {f}, tijdstempel {m}
timestamp {v} (record date and time of)  :: meten
timetable {n} (a structured schedule of events)  :: rooster {m} {n}, lesrooster {n}
timezone {n} (time zone) SEE: time zone  ::
timid {adj} (lacking in courage or confidence)  :: schuchter, bedeesd, schroomvallig, timide
timorous {adj} (fearful, timid)  :: angstig, schuw, verlegen,
timpani {n} (kettledrums)  :: pauk
timpanum {n} (musical instrument) SEE: kettledrum  ::
timpanum {n} (eardrum) SEE: eardrum  ::
timps {n} (timpani) SEE: timpani  ::
tin {n} (element)  :: tin {n}
tin {n} (airtight container)  :: blik {n}, conservenblik {n}
tin {n} (metal pan)  :: bakvorm {m} [for baking], taartvorm {m} [for cakes]
tin {adj} (made of tin)  :: tinnen
tin {v} (to place into a tin in order to preserve)  :: inblikken, conserveren
tin {v} (to cover with tin)  :: vertinnen
tin {v} (to coat with solder)  :: vertinnen
tin opener {n} (tin opener) SEE: can opener  ::
tinderbox {n} (small container containing flint, steel, and tinder)  :: tondeldoos {f}
tine {n} (prong)  :: punt {m}
tinge {n} (a small amount of something, especially of an added color)  :: tintje
tinge {n} (the degree of vividness of a colour; shade, hue or tint)  :: schakering, ondertoon
tinge {v} (to add a small amount of color)  :: tinten, lichtjes kleuren
tingle {v} (to have a prickling or mildly stinging sensation)  :: tintelen, kriebelen
tingling {n} (a tingling sensation)  :: tinteling {f}
tinkerer {n} (meddler) SEE: meddler  ::
tinnitus {n} (perception of nonexistent noise)  :: tinnitus, oorsuizen
tin-opener {n} (can opener) SEE: can opener  ::
tinsel {n} (thin strips of a glittering, metallic material used as a decoration)  :: engelenhaar, guirlande
tinsmith {n} (a person who makes or repairs things with tin)  :: tingieter
tiny {adj} (very small)  :: klein, minuscuul
-tion {suffix} (producing a noun meaning the action or effect of a verb)  :: -ing [Germanic], -tie [Romanic]
tip {n} (extreme end of something)  :: punt
tip {n} (area or place for dumping something, such as rubbish or refuse, as from a mine; a heap)  :: stort {m} {n}, stortplaats, vuilnisbelt {m} {f}
tip {v} (give a small amount of money to someone for a service provided)  :: fooi, tip
tip {n} (small amount of money left for a servant as a token of appreciation)  :: fooi {f}, drinkgeld {n}, tip {m}
tip {n} (piece of private information)  :: tip, hint
tip {v} (inform of a potential clue)  :: tippen
tip of the iceberg {n} (only the beginning)  :: topje van de ijsberg
tipsy {adj} (slightly drunk)  :: aangeschoten, tipsy, teut
tiptoe {v} (to walk quietly)  :: op de tippen lopen
tip-top {adj} (excellent) SEE: excellent  ::
tiramisu {n} (semifreddo dessert)  :: tiramisu {m}
tire {n} (rubber covering on a wheel) SEE: tyre  ::
tire {v}  :: zich vermoeien, moe worden
tired {adj} (in need of rest or sleep)  :: moe, vermoeid
tisane {n} (herbal tea) SEE: herbal tea  ::
tissue {n} (woven fabric)  :: weefsel {n}
tissue {n} (sheet of absorbent paper)  :: zakdoek {m}, papieren zakdoekje {n}, tissue {m}
tissue {n} (aggregation of cells)  :: weefsel {n}
tit {n} (a mammary gland, teat)  :: tiet {f}
tit {n} ((slang, vulgar) a woman's breast)  :: tiet {f}, tet {f}
tit {n} (chickadee) SEE: chickadee  ::
tit for tat {n} (hat) SEE: hat  ::
tit for tat {adv} (returning exactly what one gets)  :: oog om oog, tand om tand
titan arum {n} (Amorphopallus titanum)  :: reuzenaronskelk {m}, penisplant {f}
titanium {n} (chemical element)  :: titanium {n}, titaan {n}
titanium dioxide {n} (brilliant white pigment)  :: titaandioxide {n}
titfer {n} (hat) SEE: hat  ::
tithe {n} (tenth) SEE: tenth  ::
tithe {n} (tax paid to the Church)  :: tiende deel
title {n} (prefix or suffix added to a name)  :: titel {m}
title {n} (right to ownership)  :: eigendomsrecht {n}
title {n} (certificate of ownership)  :: eigendomsbewijs {n}, eigendomscertificaat {n}, titel {m}
title {n} (name of a book, etc)  :: titel {m}
title {n}  :: titel {m}
title page {n} (page in a book)  :: titelplaat
titling {n} (stockfish) SEE: stockfish  ::
titrate {v} (to ascertain the concentration of a solution)  :: titreren
tittle {n} (a small amount)  :: spatje
tittle {n} (dot on i and j)  :: tittel
titty {n} (kitty) SEE: kitty  ::
titular {adj} (of a title)  :: titulair
titular {adj} (nominal)  :: titulair, nominaal
titular {n} (of a title)  :: titelvoerder {m}, titeldrager {m}
titular see {n} (type of episcopal see)  :: titulair bisdom {n}
tölt {n} (type of gait)  :: tölt {m}
tmesis {n} (insertion of one or more words between the components of a word)  :: tmesis {f}
to {particle} (infinitive-marker)  :: te, -en
to {prep} (in the direction of, and arriving at)  :: naar
to {prep} (used to indicate purpose)  :: voor, om te
to {prep} (used after certain adjectives to indicate a relationship)  :: tegen, aan, met
to {prep} (indicating a necessity)  :: om te
to {prep} (used to indicate ratios)  :: tegen
to {prep} (used to indicated exponentiation)  :: tot
to {prep} (used to indicate the indirect object)  :: aan
to {prep} (time: preceding)  :: voor
to {adv}  :: toe, dicht
to and fro {adv} (back and forth)  :: heen en weer
to be continued {phrase} (continues in next episode)  :: wordt vervolgd
to do with {prep} (relate or relevant to)  :: te maken hebben
to each his own {proverb} (every person is entitled to his or her personal preferences)  :: ieder zijn ding, ieder het zijne
to err is human {proverb} (Everybody makes mistakes)  :: vergissen is menselijk
to let {adj} (being advertised for rent (of a room or property)) SEE: for rent  ::
to one's heart's content {adv}  :: naar hartenlust
to one's knowledge {adv} (to one's knowledge)  :: voor zo ver ik weet
to that end {prep} (therefore) SEE: therefore  ::
to the max {prep} (very) SEE: very  ::
to whom it may concern {phrase} (salutation) SEE: to whom this may concern  ::
to whom this may concern {phrase} (phrase used to begin a formal letter to an unknown recipient)  :: voor wie het aangaat
to wit {adv} (namely, specifically)  :: te weten, namelijk, ttz.
toad {n} (amphibian similar to a frog)  :: pad {f}, krodde {f}
toad {n}  :: pad
toadstool {n} (an inedible or poisonous mushroom)  :: giftige paddestoel {m}, gifzwam {m}
toast {n} (toasted bread)  :: toost, geroosterd brood
toast {n} (salutation)  :: toost, heildronk
toast {v} (to lightly cook by browning over fire)  :: roosteren
toast {v} (to lightly cook in a kitchen appliance)  :: grillen, roosteren, toasten
toast {v} (to engage in a salutation)  :: toasten, drinken op
toaster {n} (device for toasting bread)  :: broodrooster
toastmaster {n} (person who proposes toasts etc,) SEE: master of ceremonies  ::
tobacco {n} (any plant of the genus Nicotiana)  :: tabaksplant
tobacco {n} (leaves of certain varieties of tobacco plant)  :: tabak {m}
tobacco pipe {n} (smoking tool)  :: pijp {f}
tobacconist {n} (tobacconist's shop) SEE: tobacconist's  ::
tobacconist's {n} (shop that sells tobacco products)  :: tabakswinkel {m}, sigarenwinkel {m}
toccata {n} (musical piece)  :: toccata {f}
today {adv} (on the current day)  :: vandaag
today {adv} (nowadays)  :: tegenwoordig, vandaag de dag, heden ten dage, vandaag
today {n} (today (noun))  :: vandaag
toddler {n} (young human child)  :: peuter {m} {f}
toe {n} (each of the five digits on the end of the foot)  :: teen {m}
toe {n} (part of a shoe or sock covering the toe)  :: neus
toe {n}  :: teen {m}
toeboard {n} (a low board around the edge of a raised platform)  :: tenenplank {f}
toe-curling {adj} (causing feelings of acute embarrassment)  :: tenenkrommend
toenail {n} (the plate covering the end of a toe)  :: teennagel {m}
toff {n} ("A person of the upper class")  :: fijne mijnheer, banjer
toffee {n} (uncountable: type of confectionery)  :: toffee {m}
tofu {n} (protein-rich food made from curdled soy milk)  :: tofu
together {adv} (at the same time, in the same place)  :: samen, tezamen
together {adv} (into one place)  :: bijeen, bij elkaar
together {adv}  :: samen, tezamen, bijeen, [2] ineen
toggle {v}  :: schakelen
toil {n} (labor, work)  :: gezwoeg {n}
toil {v} (to labour, to work)  :: werken, labeuren,
toilet {n} (personal grooming)  :: toilet
toilet {n} (dressing room)  :: kleedkamer
toilet {n} (room used for urination and defecation, see also: bathroom; men's room; ladies' room; outhouse; portable toilet; latrine; shitter)  :: toilet, badkamer {c}; wc [informal]
toilet {n} (fixture used for urination and defecation, see also: flush toilet; squat toilet; chemical toilet; urinal; latrine)  :: toiletpot {m}, wc-pot {m}, wc {m}
toilet {n}  :: huisje {n}, kleinste kamertje {n}
toilet humour {n} (a scatological or vulgar phrase intended to be amusing)  :: poep-en-pieshumor {m}
toilet paper {n} (paper to clean oneself after defecation or urination)  :: WC-papier {n}, toiletpapier {n}, WC-rol {m}
toilet roll {n} (roll of toilet paper)  :: wc-rol {m}
toilet seat {n} (seat of a toilet)  :: wc-bril {c}, toiletbril {c}, bril {c}
toilet training {n} (The act of training a young child to use the toilet)  :: zindelijkheidstraining
toilet water {n} (perfumed mixture of water and alcohol) SEE: eau de toilette  ::
token {n} (something serving as an expression of something else)  :: teken {n}
token {n} (keepsake or souvenir)  :: aandenken {n}, souvenir {n}
token {n} (piece of stamped metal used as a substitute for money)  :: jeton {m}, munt {f}
token {n} (atomic piece of data)  :: token {m} {n}, symbool {n}
token {adj} (merely symbolic)  :: symbolisch
told {v} (simple past tense)  :: vertelde, vertelden
told {v} (past participle)  :: verteld
tolerable {adj}  :: tolerabel
tolerance {n} (ability to tolerate)  :: verdraagzaamheid, tolerantie {c}
tolerant {adj} (tending to permit, allow, understand, or accept something)  :: verdraagzaam, tolerant
toleratable {adj} (tolerable) SEE: tolerable  ::
tolerate {v} (to allow without interference)  :: verdragen, tolereren, toelaten, dulden, gedogen
toll {n} (fee for using roads and bridges)  :: tol {f}
toll {n} (loss or damage)  :: tol
toll {v} (to make the noise of a bell)  :: luiden
toll {v} (entice) SEE: entice  ::
toll booth {n} (a booth on a toll road or toll bridge where the toll is collected)  :: tolhuis {n}
toll road {n} (toll road) SEE: turnpike  ::
tollway {n} (turnpike) SEE: turnpike  ::
tom {n} (male cat)  :: kater {m}
tom {n} (male turkey) SEE: turkey-cock  ::
tom cat {n} (male cat)  :: kater {m}
tomato {n} (tomato plant)  :: tomaat {c}, tomatenplant {c}
tomato {n} (fruit)  :: tomaat {f}
tomato juice {n} (juice made from tomatoes)  :: tomatensap {n}
tomato sauce {n} (ketchup) SEE: ketchup  ::
tomb {n} (small building or vault for the remains of the dead)  :: tombe {f} {m}
tombola {n} (lottery)  :: tombola {m}
tombstone {n} (stone on grave)  :: grafsteen {m}, zerk {m} {f}
tombstoning {n} (diving off of a cliff)  :: klipspringen
tomcat {n} (tom) SEE: tom  ::
tome {n} (one in a series of volumes)  :: band {m}, deel {n}
tomfoolery {n} (foolish behaviour)  :: gekkigheid {f}
tommy bar {n} (short bar)  :: kruk {m}
tomnoddy {n} (puffin) SEE: puffin  ::
tomography {n} (imaging by sections or sectioning)  :: tomografie
tomorrow {adv} (on the day after the present day)  :: morgen
tomorrow {n} (the day after the present day)  :: morgen {m}
tomorrow night {adv} (during the night of the day after)  :: morgennacht, morgenavond
tomorrow night {n} (night after the present day)  :: morgennacht {m}, morgenavond {m}
ton {n} (unit of weight)  :: ton
tone {n} (specific pitch, quality and duration; a note)  :: toon {m}, noot {f} {m}
tone {n} (interval of a major second)  :: hele toon
tone {n} (character of a sound, especially the timbre of an instrument or voice)  :: toon {m}, timbre
tone {n} (pitch of a word that distinguishes a difference in meaning)  :: toon {m}
tone {n} (manner in which speech or writing is expressed)  :: toon {m}
tone {n} (shade or quality of a colour)  :: toon {m}
tone-deaf {adj} (unable to distinguish differences in pitch)  :: klankendoof, toondoof
toneme {n} (phoneme)  :: toneem {n}
tongs {n} (an instrument)  :: tang
tongue {n} (language) SEE: language  ::
tongue {n} (organ)  :: tong {f}
tongue {n} (flap in a shoe)  :: tong {c}
tonic {n} (soda pop) SEE: soda pop  ::
tonic {n} (tonic water) SEE: tonic water  ::
tonic water {n} (carbonated beverage)  :: tonic {m}
tonight {adv} (during today's evening)  :: vanavond
tonight {adv} (during today's nighttime)  :: vannacht
tonight {n} (nighttime today)  :: deze avond {m}, deze nacht {m}
tonsil {n} (palatine tonsil)  :: keelamandel, tonsill
tonsil {n}  :: amandel {m}, keelamandel {m}
tonsillitis {n} (inflammation of the tonsils)  :: tonsillitis
too {adv} (likewise)  :: ook, eveneens
too {adv} (more than enough; as too much)  :: te
too bad {phrase} (That's a pity)  :: wat jammer
too many cooks spoil the broth {proverb} (with too many people a task won't be done very well)  :: veel koks bederven de brij, veel koks verzouten de brij
too much {adv} (excessively)  :: te veel
toodeloo {interj} (goodbye) SEE: goodbye  ::
tool {n} (mechanical device intended to make a task easier)  :: gereedschap {n}, werktuig {n}, instrument {n}, hulpmiddel {n}
tool {n} (equipment used in a profession)  :: gereedschap {n}, instrument {n}
tool {n} (penis)  :: lul {n}
tool {v} (to work on or shape with tools)  :: bewerken
tool {v} (to equip with tools)  :: uitrusten
toolbar {n} (row of icons in a graphical user interface)  :: werkbalk {m}, knoppenbalk {m}
toolbox {n} (storage case for tools)  :: gereedschapskist {f}
toolbox {n} (set of routines)  :: gereedschapskist {f}
toolkit {n} (assembly of tools)  :: gereedschapskist {f} {m}
toon {n} (town) SEE: town  ::
toot {n} (the noise of a horn or whistle)  :: getoeter {n}
tooth {n} (biological tooth)  :: tand {m}
tooth {n} (saw tooth)  :: tand {m}, zaagtand {m}
tooth {n} (gear tooth)  :: tand {m}
tooth and nail {adv} (viciously)  :: met hand en tand (with hand and tooth)
tooth fairy {n} (a figure of modern myth)  :: tandenfee {f}
toothache {n} (ache in a tooth)  :: tandpijn {m} {f}
toothbrush {n} (brush for cleaning the teeth and tongue)  :: tandenborstel {m}
toothpaste {n} (paste for cleaning the teeth)  :: tandpasta {m}
toothpick {n} (stick for removing food residue from the area between the teeth)  :: tandenstoker {m}
top {n} (uppermost part)  :: bovenkant {m}
top {n} (uppermost part of a visual field)  :: bovenkant {m}
top {n} (lid, cap, cover)  :: deksel {n}
top {n} (garment worn to cover the torso)  :: bovenkleding {f}, topje {n}
top {n} (child’s spinning toy)  :: tol {m}, draaitol
top {v} (excel)  :: uitmunten
top {v} (slang: to murder)  :: van kant maken
top {adj} (informal: best)  :: top-
top hat {n} (cylindrical hat)  :: hogehoed {m}, tophoed {m}, cilinderhoed {m}
top it off {v} (emphasize)  :: bekronen
top secret {adj} (information classified at the highest level)  :: topgeheim
top up {v} (to fill)  :: bijvullen, aanvullen
top up {v} (to extend credit)  :: opwaarderen
topaz {n} (mineral)  :: topaas {n}
topaz {n} (gem)  :: topaas {m}
topic {n} (discussion thread) SEE: thread  ::
topic {n} (subject; theme)  :: onderwerp {n}, thema {n}
topographic {adj} (of, or relating to topography)  :: topografisch
topology {n} (study of geometric properties that are not changed by stretching etc.)  :: topologie {f}
topos {n} (literary theme)  :: topos {m} {n}
topos {n} (mathematical structure)  :: topos {m} {n}
tops {adv} (maximum)  :: maximum, maximaal
topsail {n} (sail above the course sail)  :: bovenzeil {n}
topsy-turvy {adj} (backwards or upside down)  :: ondersteboven, achterstevoren
topsy-turvy {adj} (disorderly, chaotic)  :: wanordelijk, chaotisch
toque {n} (knitted hat) SEE: beanie  ::
toque {n} (chef) SEE: chef  ::
toque {n} (rimless hat)  :: toque {f}{m}
tor {n} (hill) SEE: hill  ::
torch {n} (flashlight) SEE: flashlight  ::
torch {n} (stick with flame at one end)  :: toorts, fakkel
torment {n} (extreme pain)  :: kwelling
torment {v} (to cause severe suffering)  :: kwellen
tornado {n} (column of air)  :: tornado
torpedo {n} (underwater weapon)  :: torpedo
torpedo boat {n} (warship designed to fire torpedoes)  :: torpedoboot {f} {m}
torpor {n} (being inactive or stuporous)  :: verstarring, letargie
torque {n} (a rotational or twisting force)  :: koppel {n}
torrefy {v} (to subject to intense heat)  :: roosteren, verzengen
torrent {n} (violent flow, as of water etc.)  :: stortvloed {m}, stroom {m}
torsion {n}  :: torsie {f}
torso {n} (body excluding the head and limbs)  :: torso, romp {f}
tort {n} (law: wrongful act causing injury)  :: onrechtmatige daad {f}
tortoise {n} (land-dwelling reptile)  :: schildpad {f}
torture {n} (intentional causing of somebody's experiencing agony)  :: marteling {f}, foltering {f}, pijniging {f}
torture {v} (to intentionally inflict unnecessary pain or suffering on helpless victims)  :: martelen, folteren
tosh {n} (silly nonsense)  :: onzin {m}, zever {m}, gebrabbel {n}
toss {n} (toss of a coin before a match)  :: opgooi
toss and turn {v} (unable to lie still)  :: woelen
tosser {n} (wanker) SEE: wanker  ::
total {n} (amount)  :: totaal {n}
total {n} (sum)  :: totaal {n}, som {f}
total {adj} (entire)  :: totaal, totale, geheel, gehele
total {adj} (complete)  :: compleet, complete, volledig, volledige, geheel, gehele, totale, totaal, totaal-
total {v} (to add up)  :: bijeentellen, optellen
total {v} (to equal after calculation)  :: uitkomen op, gelijk zijn aan
total {v} (to demolish)  :: in de prak rijden
total {v} ((intransitive) to amount to)  :: uitkomen op, gelijk zijn aan
totalitarian {adj} (related to the system of government)  :: totalitair, totalitaire
totally {adv} (In a total manner; completely)  :: volledig, helemaal, totaal
tote {n} (bag)  :: tas {c}, zak {c}
tote {n} (heavy burden)  :: last {c}
tote {v} (carry or bear)  :: torsen
tote {v} (add up)  :: samentellen
tote bag {n} (large handbag)  :: boodschappentas {f}, draagtas {f}
totem {n} (natural object or living creature that serves as an emblem of a tribe)  :: totem {m}
totem pole {n} (sculpture)  :: totempaal {m}
totter {n} (unsteady movement)  :: tuimeling, valpartij
toucan {n} (Ramphastid)  :: toekan {m}
touch {v} (make physical contact with)  :: aanraken, beroeren, raken
touch {v} (affect emotionally)  :: raken, roeren, ontroeren
touch {n} (style or technique)  :: touché {n}
touch {n} (distinguishing feature)  :: detail {n}
touch {n} (small amount)  :: tikje
touch {n}  :: [1] aanraking {f}, [1,2] contact {n}
touch screen {n} (input/output device)  :: aanraakscherm {n}, touchscreen {n}
touch up {v} (make finishing touches)  :: retoucheren
touch wood {v} (to make contact with wood or another material to avert bad luck) SEE: knock on wood  ::
touch wood {interj} (hopefully; said when touching something wooden) SEE: knock on wood  ::
touched {adj} (moved)  :: ontroerd
touching {adj} (provoking sadness and pity)  :: roerend
touchstone {n} (A stone used to test the quality of gold alloys)  :: toetssteen {m}
touchstone {n} (A standard of comparison or evaluation)  :: maatstaf {m}, toetssteen {m}
tough {v} (endure) SEE: endure  ::
tough {adj} (difficult to chew)  :: taai
tough {interj} (lack of sympathy)  :: jammer {}
tough {n}  :: taai, hard, sterk, robuust
tough {adj} (stubborn) SEE: stubborn  ::
tough {adj} (resilient) SEE: resilient  ::
tough out {v} (endure) SEE: endure  ::
tour {n} (journey)  :: excursie, reis {f}, toer {m}
tour {n} (guided visit)  :: rondgang, rondleiding
tour {n}  :: rondreis {f}{m}
tour {v} (to make a journey)  :: tournee {f}
tour de force {n} (Feat demonstrating brilliance or mastery in a field)  :: krachttoer {m}, huzarenstuk {n}
tour de force {n}  :: krachtdaad {c}
tour operator {n} (travel agency) SEE: travel agency  ::
tourism {n} (the act of travelling or sightseeing)  :: toerisme {n}
tourist {n} (someone who travels for pleasure)  :: toerist {m}, toeriste {f}
tourist trap {n} (establishment encouraging tourists to spend money)  :: toeristenval {m}
touristic {adj} (catering to tourists)  :: toeristisch
tourmaline {n} (both senses)  :: toermalijn {m}
tournament {n} (series of games)  :: toernooi {n}, [Flemish] tornooi {n}
tout {v} (To flaunt, to publicize/publicise; to boast or brag; to promote)  :: klanten lokken scharrelen, verhandelen, sjacheren, werven,
tovarish {n} (comrade) SEE: comrade  ::
tow {n} (cable used in towing)  :: sleeptouw {n}, trekkabel {m}
tow {n} (bundle of fibers)  :: werk {n}
tow bar {n} (a bar, or ball, usually at the rear of a vehicle, where a trailer, or caravan or other similar item can be attached and towed)  :: trekhaak {m}
tow truck {n} (motor vehicle for towing)  :: takelwagen {m}
toward {prep} (in the direction of)  :: naar
towards {prep} (toward) SEE: toward  ::
towel {n} (cloth used for wiping)  :: handdoek {m}
tower {n} (structure)  :: toren {m}
tower {n} ((figuratively) any item that is higher than it is wide)  :: toren {m}
tower {n} (Tarot card)  :: toren
tower {n}  :: toren {m}
tower block {n} (tall building)  :: hoogbouw {m}
tower of Babel {n} (situation of confusion due to many languages)  :: toren van Babel {m}
tower of strength {n}  :: steun en toeverlaat, rots in de branding
tower over {v} (to be considerably taller than)  :: bovenuittorenen
towhead {n}  :: vlaskop
towheaded {adj} (Having pale blond hair, resembling tow)  :: vlasblond
towline {n} (A line or rope used for towing a vehicle)  :: sleepkabel {m}, sleeptouw {n}
town {n} (settlement)  :: gemeente {f}, stad {f}, nederzetting {f}, tuin {m}
town hall {n} (a building that houses the local government offices of a town)  :: gemeentehuis {n}, (archaic) raadhuis {n}
town twinning {n} (pairing of towns or cities)  :: partnerstad
townhouse {n} (town hall) SEE: town hall  ::
townhouse {n} (row house) SEE: rowhouse  ::
township {n} (territory of a town)  :: tuinschap {f}
township {n} (area set aside for nonwhite occupation in South Africa)  :: tuinschap {f}
towpath {n} (path alongside a canal or river)  :: jaagpad {n}
towrope {n} (a rope for towing)  :: sleeptouw {n}
toxic {adj} (having a harmful chemical nature)  :: giftig
toxicological {adj} (of or pertaining to toxicology)  :: toxicologisch
toxicologist {n} (scientist or physician who speciality is toxicology)  :: toxicoloog {m}
toxicology {n} (scientific study of poisons and poisoning)  :: toxicologie {f}
toy {n} (something to play with)  :: speelgoed {n}
trace {n} (act of tracing)  :: opsporen, nazoeken
trace {n} (very small amount)  :: sporen {n-p}
trace {v} (to follow the trail of something)  :: opsporen, spoorzoeken
trace {v} (to copy onto a sheet of transparent paper)  :: overtrekken, calqueren
trace element {n} (chemical element in an organism’s diet)  :: sporenelement {n}
tracer {n} (A piece of ammunition for a firearm that contains magnesium or another flammable substance)  :: tracer, lichtspoormunitie
trachea {n} (thin-walled, cartilaginous tube connecting the larynx to the bronchi)  :: trachee (de), trachea {f}, luchtpijp {m} {f}
track {n} (mark left by something that has passed along)  :: spoor {n}
track {n} (mark or impression left by the foot)  :: voetspoor {n}
track {n} (caterpillar track) SEE: caterpillar track  ::
track cycling {n} (Cycling discipline)  :: baanwielrennen {n}
track cyclist {n} (1. someone who cycles on a track)  :: baanwielrenner {m}, baanwielrenster {f}
tracksuit {n} (garment)  :: trainingspak {n}
tract {n} (an area)  :: gebied {n}
tract {n} (a series of connected body organs)  :: kanaal {n}, stelsel {n}
tractate {n} (treatise)  :: verhandeling
tractor {n} (farm vehicle)  :: tractor {m}, trekker {m}
tractor beam {n} (science fiction device)  :: trekstraal
trade {n} (buying and selling)  :: handel {m}
trade {n} (instance of buying or selling)  :: handel {m}
trade {n} (skilled practice of an occupation)  :: gilde {m}
trade {n}  :: arbeidsmarkt {f}
trade {v} (exchange)  :: ruilen
trade deficit {n} (negative balance of trade)  :: handelstekort {n}
trade fair {n} (exhibition for a particular field)  :: beurs, jaarbeurs {m} {f}
trade name {n} (name used to identify a commercial product or service)  :: handelsnaam {m}
trade union {n} (organization)  :: vakbond {m}
trademark {n} (identification of a company's product)  :: handelsmerk {n}
tradeoff {n} (advantage that necessitates loss) SEE: trade-off  ::
trade-off {n} (situation in which one thing must be decreased for another to be increased)  :: compromis {n}
trader {n} (one who gains a livelihood from trading)  :: handelaar {m}
trading post {n} (place where trading of goods takes place)  :: handelspost {c}, handelsplaats {m} {f}
tradition {n} (a part of culture that is passed from person to person or generation to generation)  :: traditie {f}
traditional {adj} (of or pertaining to tradition)  :: traditioneel, traditionele
traditionally {adv} (traditional manner)  :: traditioneel
traffic {n} (pedestrians or vehicles on roads or on the air)  :: verkeer {n}
traffic {n} (commercial transportation or exchange of goods)  :: handel {m}, verkeer {n}
traffic {n} (illegal trade or exchange of goods, often drugs)  :: zwarte handel {m}
traffic {n} (exchange or flux of information, messages or data)  :: verkeer {n}
traffic jam {n} (situation in which all road traffic is stationary or very slow)  :: opstopping {f}, file {f}
traffic light {n} (signalling device)  :: verkeerslicht {n}, stoplicht {n}
traffic sign {n} (traffic sign)  :: verkeersbord {n}
trafficator {n} (blinking light) SEE: indicator  ::
trafficking {n} (human trafficking) SEE: human trafficking  ::
tragedy {n}  :: tragedie
tragic {adj} (causing great sadness)  :: tragisch
tragic {adj} (relating to tragedy)  :: tragisch
tragicness {n} (state or quality of being tragic)  :: tragiek
trail {n} (track followed by a hunter)  :: spoor
trail {n} (route for travel over land)  :: route, pad {n}
trail mix {n} (a blend of foods for snacking on the go)  :: studentenhaver {m}, elitehaver {m}
trailblazer {n} (one that blazes a trail to guide others)  :: wegbereider
trailer {n} (vehicle towed behind another, used for carrying equipment)  :: aanhangwagen {m}, aanhanger {m}
trailer {n}  :: aanhangwagen, aanhanger
train {n} (line of connected cars or carriages)  :: trein {m}
train {n} (group of animals, vehicles, or people)  :: karavaan {m}, rij {f}, stoet {m}
train {n} (that which is drawn along)  :: sleep {m}
train {v} (to practice an ability)  :: trainen, oefenen
train {v} (to teach a task)  :: trainen, oefenen
train {v}  :: bekwamen
train crossing {n} (level crossing) SEE: level crossing  ::
train station {n} (place where trains stop for passengers) SEE: railway station  ::
trainer {n} (person who trains another; coach)  :: trainer {m}, trainster {f}
training {n} (training)  :: opleiding {f}
trait {n} (an identifying characteristic, habit or trend)  :: karaktereigenschap
traitor {n} (one who violates his allegiance and betrays his/her country)  :: verrader {m}, verraadster {f}, overloper {m}
traitor {n} (a betrayer)  :: trouweloze {c}
traitor {v} (act the traitor toward)  :: verraden
traitor {adj} (traitorous)  :: verraderlijk, verraderlijke
tram {n} (passenger vehicle)  :: tram {m}
tram {n} (vehicle for material)  :: wagen {m}, spoorwagen {m}, mijnwagen {m}
tram stop {n} (stop for trams)  :: tramhalte {f}
tramp {n} (homeless person)  :: vagebond, landloper, zwerver, dakloze
tramp {n} (promiscuous woman)  :: hoer {m} {f}, sloerie {f}
tramp {v} (to hitchhike) SEE: hitchhike  ::
tramp stamp {n} (tattoo on a woman's lower back)  :: reetgewei {n}
trampoline {n} (gymnastic and recreational device)  :: trampoline {f}
trance {n} (A genre of electronic dance music)  :: trance {c}
tranche {n} (slice) SEE: slice  ::
tranquil {adj}  :: rustig
tranquillity {n} (the state of being tranquil)  :: rust
tranquillity {n} (the absence of disturbance; peacefulness)  :: rust
tranquilly {adv} (in a tranquil manner)  :: rustig
trans- {prefix} (across, through, over, beyond, to or on the other side of, outside of)  :: trans-
trans man {n} (a female-to-male transgender or transsexual person)  :: transman {m}
trans woman {n} (a male-to-female transgender or transsexual person)  :: transvrouw {f}
transaction {n}  :: transactie
transcend {v} (to pass beyond the limits of something)  :: overstijgen
transcendence {n}  :: transcendentie {f}
transclude {v} (institute a programming step of substituting a template)  :: invoegen als sjabloon
transcription {n} (in linguistics)  :: transcriptie {f}
transfer {v} (to move or pass from one place, person or thing to another)  :: overplaatsen, verplaatsen
transfer {v}  :: overbrengen
transfer {n}  :: overdracht {f}
transformation {n} (act of transforming)  :: transformatie {f}
transformation {n}  :: transformatie {f}, omvorming {f}, vervorming {f}
transfusion {n} (medicine: the transfer of blood or blood products from one individual to another)  :: transfusie {f}
transgender {adj} (not identifying with culturally conventional gender roles)  :: transgender
transgression {n} (violation of a law, command or duty)  :: overtreding
transhumanism {n} (philosophy favoring the use of science and technology)  :: transhumanisme {n}
transience {n} (quality of being transient, temporary, brief or fleeting)  :: tijdeijkheid
transience {n} (impermanence that suggests the inevitability of ending or dying)  :: vergankelijkheid
transient {adj} (passing or disappearing with time; transitory)  :: vergankelijk, eindig
transient {adj} (remaining for only a brief time)  :: kortstondig
transistor {n} (solid-state semiconductor device, with three terminals)  :: transistor {m}
transit {n} (The act of passing over, across, or through something)  :: doortocht {m}
transition {n} (process of change from one form, state, style or place to another)  :: overgang {m}
transition metal {n} (transition element)  :: overgangsmetaal {n}
transitional {adj} (of or relating to a transition)  :: overgangs-, transitorisch
transitional {adj} (temporary; pending the implementation of something new)  :: provisorisch, provisoir, tijdelijk, voorlopig
transitive {adj} (affected by transference of signification)  :: overdrachtelijk
transitive {adj} (grammar, of a verb: taking an object or objects)  :: overgankelijk, transitief
transitive verb {n} (a verb that is accompanied by a direct object)  :: overgankelijk werkwoord {n}, transitief werkwoord {n}
transitory {adj} (lasting only a short time)  :: voorbijgaand
translatability {n} (property of being translatable; ability to be translated)  :: vertaalbaarheid {f}
translatable {adj} (capable of being translated into another language)  :: vertaalbaar
translatableness {n} (property of being translatable; ability to be translated)  :: vertaalbaarheid {f}
translate {v} (to change text from one language to another)  :: vertalen, [archaic] overzetten
translation {n} (act of translating between languages)  :: vertaling {f}
translation {n} (result of translating between languages)  :: vertaling {f}
translation {n} (of forces in a gearbox)  :: transmissie {f}, overzetting {f}
translation {n} (math, physics: motion without deformation or rotation)  :: translatie {f}
translation dictionary {n} (dictionary that provides translations between two or more languages)  :: vertaalwoordenboek {n}
translator {n} (someone who translates)  :: vertaler {m}, vertaalster {f}
translatress {n} (A woman who translates)  :: vertaalster {f}
transliterate {v} (to represent letters or words in the characters of another alphabet or script)  :: omschrijven, translitereren
transliteration {n} (product of transliterating)  :: transliteratie {f}
translocation {n} (genetics: transfer of chromosomal segment)  :: translocatie {f}
translucent {adj} (allowing light to pass through, but diffusing it)  :: doorschijnend, verstrooiend
transmit {v} (to send or convey from someone, some place or something to another)  :: doorgeven
transmit {v} (to spread or pass on e.g. a disease or signal)  :: doorgeven
transmit {v} (to impart, convey or hand down something by inheritance or heredity)  :: doorgeven
transmit {v} (to communicate news or information)  :: doorgeven
transmit {v} (to convey energy or force through a mechanism)  :: doorgeven
transmit {v} (to send out a signal)  :: uitzenden
transmutation {n} (transformation) SEE: transformation  ::
transom {n} (transom window) SEE: transom window  ::
transom window {n} (window above a door)  :: bovenlicht
transparent {adj} (see-through, clear)  :: doorzichtig, transparant
transparent {adj}  :: transparant, doorzichtig
transpire {v} (to happen, take place) SEE: happen  ::
transponder {n} (transceiver that transmits a signal in response to another)  :: transponder {m}
transport {v} (carry or bear from one place to another)  :: overbrengen, voeren, vervoeren, transporteren
transport {v} (historical: deport to a penal colony)  :: deporteren, wegvoeren
transport {v} (move someone to strong emotion)  :: meeslepen, in vervoering brengen
transport {n} (act of transporting)  :: vervoer {n}, transport {n}
transport {n} (state of being transported by emotion)  :: vervoering {f}
transport {n} (vehicle used to transport passengers, mail or freight)  :: transport {n}, vrachtvoertuig
transport {n} (military: vehicle used to transport troops)  :: troepentransport
transport {n} (historical: deported convict)  :: strafgevangene
transport {n} (public transport) SEE: public transport  ::
transportation {n}  :: vervoer
transpose {n} (reverse or change the order of two)  :: verwisselen, omwisselen
transrealism {n} (literary mode)  :: transrealisme
transsexualism {n} (transsexuality) SEE: transsexuality  ::
transsexuality {n} (the state, condition, or properties of being transsexual)  :: transseksualiteit
transversely {adv} (In a transverse manner)  :: kruiselings, dwars, transversaal
transvestite {n} (cross-dresser, see also: cross-dresser)  :: travestiet
trap {n} (device designed to catch or kill animals)  :: val {m}
trap {n} (trick or arrangement designed to catch someone in a more general sense)  :: val {m}
trap {n} (bend, sag, or other device in a waste-pipe to prevent the escape of noxious gases)  :: waterslot {n}, zwanenhals {m}
trap {n} (slang: mouth)  :: klep {f}
trap {n}  :: [1,2] val {f}, [8] trapladder {f}
trap {v} (to catch in a trap or traps)  :: vangen
trapdoor {n} (door set into floor or ceiling)  :: valluik {n}, valdeur {f}
trapdoor {n} (similar door on a stage)  :: valluik
trapdoor {n} (secret access to a program)  :: achterdeur
trapeze {n} (trapezium) SEE: trapezium  ::
trapezium {n} (polygon with two parallel sides)  :: trapezium {n}
trapezium {n} (polygon with no parallel sides and no equal sides)  :: trapezoïde
trapezoid {n} (quadrilateral with two sides parallel) SEE: trapezium  ::
trapezoid {n} (quadrilateral with no sides parallel) SEE: trapezium  ::
trash {n} (things to be discarded)  :: vuilnis {m}, vuil {n}
trash {n} (container)  :: vuilnisbak
trash {n} (something of poor quality)  :: prul {m}
trash {v} (to beat soundly)  :: kapotmaken, stukslaan
trash can {n} (garbage can) SEE: garbage can  ::
trauma {n} (serious injury to the body)  :: trauma {n}
trauma {n} (emotional wound)  :: trauma {n}
trauma {n} (event)  :: trauma {n}
traumatic {adj} (of, caused by, or causing trauma)  :: traumatisch
traumatology {n} (branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of trauma)  :: traumatologie
travail {n}  :: hard labeur, werkarbeid, barensweeën, beproeving, smart,zielskwelling
travail {v}  :: 1. hard zwoegen, slaven, 2. in barensnood verkeren
travel {v} (to be on a journey)  :: reizen
travel {v} (to pass from here to there; to transmit)  :: reizen, verplaatsen
travel {v} (to travel throughout)  :: bereizen
travel {n} (act of traveling)  :: reis
travel agency {n} (company)  :: reisbureau {n}
travel agent {n} (travel agency) SEE: travel agency  ::
travel sickness {n} (motion sickness) SEE: motion sickness  ::
traveler {n} (one who travels) SEE: traveller  ::
traveller {n} (one who travels)  :: reiziger {m}
travelling salesman problem {n} (mathematical problem)  :: handelsreizigersprobleem
traverse {v} (to travel across, often under difficult conditions)  :: doorkruisen, doorreizen
travois {n} (a traditional North American Indian sled)  :: travois {n}
trawler {n} (fishing boat)  :: trawler {m}
tray {n} (object on which things are carried)  :: dienblad {n}
treacherous {adj} (exhibiting treachery)  :: verraderlijk
treachery {n} (treason) SEE: treason  ::
treacle {n} (molasses or golden syrup)  :: melasse {f}
tread {v} (to step on)  :: betreden
tread {v} (to beat with one's feet; to trample)  :: stampen, vertrappen
treason {n} (crime of betraying one’s government)  :: hoogverraad {n}, landverraad {n}
treason {n} (providing aid and comfort to the enemy)  :: verraad {n}
treasure {n} (collection of valuable things)  :: schat {f}
treasure {n} (term of endearment)  :: schat {m}
treasure chest {n} (chest filled with treasure)  :: schatkist
treasure hunt {n} (search for a treasure (game or real))  :: schattenjacht {f}
treasurer {n} (government official in charge of the Treasury)  :: thesaurier {m}
treasurer {n} (head of a corporation's treasury department)  :: penningmeester
treasurer {n} (official entrusted with the funds and revenues of an organisation)  :: penningmeester, schatmeester {m}, schatbewaarder {m}, quaestor {m}, thesaurier {m}
treat {v} (to negotiate)  :: onderhandelen
treat {v} (to discourse, to represent)  :: behandelen, voorstellen
treat {v} (to handle a subject in writing or speaking)  :: behandelen
treat {v} (to handle, deal with or behave towards in a specific way)  :: behandelen
treat {v} (to care for medicinally or surgically)  :: behandelen
treat {v} (to entertain with food or drink)  :: trakteren
treat {n} ((obsolete) An entreaty) SEE: entreaty  ::
treat {n} ((obsolete) A parley or discussion of terms; a negotiation) SEE: negotiation  ::
treatise {n} (systematic discourse on some subject)  :: verhandeling {f}, scriptie
treatment {n} (process or manner of treating)  :: behandeling {f}
treatment {n} (medical care for an illness or injury)  :: behandeling {f}
treatment {n} (preserving or giving particular properties)  :: behandeling {f}
treatment {n}  :: behandeling
treaty {n} (a binding agreement under international law)  :: verdrag, overeenkomst, traktaat
treble {v} (to multiply by three)  :: verdrievoudigen
treble clef {n} (music symbol)  :: vioolsleutel, solsleutel {m}
trebuchet {n} (trebuchet)  :: slingerarm {m}, slingerblijde
tree {proverb} (large woody plant)  :: boom {m}
tree hollow {n} (tree hollow)  :: boomholte {f}
tree trunk {n} (the main structural member of a tree)  :: stam {m}, boomstam {m}
treebank {n} (database of trees)  :: treebank {c}, boombank {f}
treehouse {n} (a house within a tree)  :: boomhut {c}
treelike {adj} (Having some characteristics of a tree)  :: boomachtig
trema {n} (the diacritical mark) SEE: diaeresis  ::
tremble {v} (to shake)  :: beven
tremendous {adj} (awe-inspiring)  :: ontzagwekkend
tremendous {adj} (extremely large (in amount, extent, degree etc.) or great; enormous; extraordinary)  :: geweldig
tremulous {adj} (timid or unconfident)  :: bevend
trench {n} (long, narrow ditch or hole)  :: loopgraaf {m}
trench {n} (military excavation)  :: loopgraaf {f}
trench coat {n} (military-style raincoat)  :: lange jas
trench foot {n} (medical condition)  :: loopgravenvoeten {m-p}
trend {n} (A fad)  :: trend, rage
trepan {v} (trick)  :: foppen, beetnemen
trepang {n} (sea cucumber) SEE: sea cucumber  ::
trepidation {n} (a fearful state)  :: opwinding ,ongerustheid
trespass {n} (sin) SEE: sin  ::
trespass {n} (law: interference to another's enjoyment of his property)  :: huisvredebreuk {f}
trespass {v}  :: schenden
trestle {n}  :: schraag, zaagbok
trial {n} (chance to test something out)  :: proef {c}, test {c}
trial {n} (appearance at judicial court)  :: rechtzaak {c}, proces {n}
trial {n} (difficult experience)  :: beproeving {f}, bezoeking {f}
trial {v} (to carry out a series of tests on a new product)  :: testen
trial {adj} (pertaining to a language form referring to three of something)  :: trialis
trialogue {n} (discourse or colloquy)  :: trialoog {m}
trialogue {n} (meeting (European Union))  :: trialoog {m}, triloog {m}
triangle {n} (polygon)  :: driehoek
triangle {n} (percussion instrument)  :: triangel {m}
triangle {n} (love triangle) SEE: love triangle  ::
triangle wave {n} (function or waveform that alternately ramps linearly upwards and then downwards)  :: driehoeksgolf {f}, driehoek {m}
triangular {adj} (shaped like a triangle)  :: driehoekig
triangular {adj}  :: driehoekig
tribal chief {n} (the chief of a tribe)  :: stamhoofd {n}
tribe {n} (group of people)  :: stam {m}
tribulation {n} (adversity)  :: beproeving {f}
tribunal {n} (assembly including one or more judges to conduct judicial business)  :: tribunaal {n}
tributary {n} (nation, state etc.)  :: vazalstaat {m}
tribute {n} (payment made by a feudal vassal to his lord)  :: afdracht {f}
tricameralism {n} (tricameralism)  :: driekamerstelsel
trice {n} (very short time)  :: oogwenk {m}
trice {v} (pull)  :: slepen, optrekken
trice {v} (haul and tie up)  :: ophalen (nautical), optrekken
trichotillomania {n} (disorder)  :: trichotillomanie {f}, TTM {f}
trickery {n} (underhanded behavior)  :: bedriegerij {f}
trickle {v} (to flow in a very thin stream or drop continuously)  :: druppelen
trickster {n} (fraud) SEE: fraud  ::
tricky {adj} (hard to deal with)  :: netelig, netelige
tricky {adj} (adept at using deception)  :: listig, listige
tricolour {n} (A flag with three stripes of different colours)  :: driekleur {m}, nationale driekleur {m}
tricycle {n} (cycle with three wheels)  :: driewieler {m}
trident {n} (three-pronged spear)  :: drietand {m}
tridental {adj} (having three prongs or tines)  :: drietandig
triduan {adj} (lasting three days)  :: driedaags
triduan {adj} (happening every third day)  :: driedagelijks
trifle {n} (dessert)  :: puddingtaart
trifle {n} (insignificant amount)  :: onbelangrijke hoeveelheid, kluts, aalmoes, een beetje
trifle {n} (thing of little importance or worth)  :: bagatel, zever
trigger {v} (to fire a weapon)  :: afvuren, vuren
trigger {v} (to initiate something)  :: initiëren, activeren, ontketenen
trigger finger {n} (forefinger) SEE: forefinger  ::
trigger guard {n} (A thin loop surrounding the trigger of a weapon to keep it from accidental discharge)  :: trekkerbeugel {m}
trigger-happy {adj} (having a tendency or desire to shoot a firearm irresponsibly)  :: schietgraag
trill {n} (rapid alternation of notes)  :: triller {m}
trillion {num} (a million million, 1012)  :: biljoen {n}
trillion {num} (a million million million, 1018)  :: triljoen {n}
trilogy {n} (collection of three works)  :: trilogie {f}, drieluik {n}
trimaran {n} (type of boat)  :: trimaran {m}
trinal {adj} (having three parts, triple) SEE: tripartite  ::
trinity {n} (group or set of three people or things)  :: drie-eenheid {f}, drievuldigheid {f}
trinket {n} (a small showy ornament or piece of jewelry)  :: kleinood
trinket {n} (a mere trifle)  :: prullaria, snuisterij
trio {n} (a piece of music written for three musicians)  :: trio {n}
trio {n} (passage in the middle of minuet)  :: trio {n}
trio {n}  :: trio {n}
trip {n} (journey)  :: tocht {m}, reis {m} {f}
trip {v} (fall over or stumble over an object)  :: struikelen
trip up {v} (make a mistake)  :: in de fout gaan
trip up {v} (cause to commit an error)  :: tot een fout verleiden
tripartite {adj} (in three parts)  :: driedelig
tripe {n} (stomach lining of animal for food)  :: pens {f}
tripe {n} (entrails)  :: ingewanden {p}
triphthong {n} (monosyllabic vowel combination involving movement from one vowel to another)  :: drieklank {m}, triftong {m} {f}
triplane {n} (airplane that has three pairs of wings)  :: driedekker {m}
triple {adj} (three times the quantity)  :: drievoudig, driedubbel
triple {v} (to multiply by three)  :: verdrievoudigen
triplet {n} (group of three)  :: trio
triplet {n} (one of three siblings born at the same time of the same mother)  :: drieling
triplet {n} (group of three notes played in place of two)  :: triool {m} {f}
tripod {n} (a three-legged stand or mount)  :: statief {n}, driepoot {m}
triptote {n} ((grammar) a noun which has only three cases)  :: triptoot {m}
triptych {n} (art: a picture or series of pictures painted on three tablets connected by hinges)  :: drieluik, triptiek
tripwire {n} (a passive triggering mechanism)  :: struikeldraad, valstrik
triquetra {n} (shape formed of three vesica piscis)  :: triquetra
triskaidekaphobia {n} (Fear of the number 13.)  :: triskaidekafobie, triscaidecafobie
trite {adj} (used so many times that it is commonplace, or no longer interesting or effective; worn out, hackneyed)  :: versleten, afgezaagd, banaal
tritium {n} (radioactive isotope of hydrogen)  :: tritium
triton {n} (tritium nucleus)  :: triton {m}, tritiumkern {m}
triumph {n} (conclusive success; victory; conquest)  :: triomf
triumph {n}  :: triomf
triumph {v} (to prevail over rivals)  :: triomferen
triumph {v}  :: zegevieren
triumph {n} (trump card) SEE: trump  ::
triumphal arch {n} (monumental arch that commemorates a victory)  :: triomfboog {m}
triumphant {adj} (celebrating victory)  :: triomfant
triumvirate {n} (a ruling group of three)  :: triumviraat, driemanschap
trivia {n} (quiz) SEE: quiz  ::
trivia {n} (insignificant trifles of little importance)  :: trivia
trivial {adj}  :: onbeduidend
troak {v} (exchange goods or services without involving money)  :: ruilen
troglodyte {n} (member of a supposed prehistoric race that lived in caves)  :: holbewoner {m}, holenmens {m} [rare]
troika {n} (carriage)  :: trojka
troika {n} (group of three) SEE: triumvirate  ::
troll {n} (supernatural being)  :: trol {m}
troll {n} (instance of trolling)  :: lokaas
troll {n} (person who provokes others)  :: trol {m}
troll {v} (to saunter) SEE: saunter  ::
troll {v} (to trundle) SEE: trundle  ::
trolley bus {n} (bus powered via overhead electric cables)  :: trolleybus {m}
trollop {n} (woman held by others as retaining a vulgar and discourteous disposition)  :: slet {f}
trollop {n} (strumpet)  :: slet {f}, hoer {f}
trombone {n} (a musical instrument in the brass family)  :: trombone {c}
troops {n} (military personnel in uniform)  :: troepen {m-p}
trope {n} (art, literature: something recurring across a genre or type of art or literature)  :: troop {f}
trope {n} (rhetoric: figure of speech in which words or phrases are used with a nonliteral or figurative meaning)  :: troop {f}, figuurlijke uitdrukking
trope {n} (music: short cadence at the end of the melody)  :: troop {f}
trope {n} (music, Judaism: cantillation pattern or mark)  :: troop {f}
trope {n} (music, Roman Catholicism: phrase or verse added to the Mass)  :: troop {f}
trope {v} (to use a trope)  :: een troop gebruiken, van een troop voorzien
tropic {adj} (tropical) SEE: tropical  ::
tropic {n} (either of the two parallels)  :: keerkring {m}
tropical {adj}  :: tropisch
tropical cyclone {n} ((broad sense))  :: tropische cycloon {m}
tropical depression {n} (region of low pressure)  :: tropische depressie {f}
tropical rainforest {n} (forest)  :: tropisch regenwoud
tropical storm {n}  :: tropische storm {m}
trot {n} (toddler) SEE: toddler  ::
trouble {n}  :: last, zorg, probleem {n}
troublemaker {n} (one who causes trouble, especially deliberately)  :: lastverkoper {m}
trough {n}  :: trog
trouser {v} (to pocket) SEE: pocket  ::
trouser press {n} (appliance to smooth wrinkles from trousers)  :: broekpers, broekenpers
trousers {n} (article of clothing for the lower body) SEE: pants  ::
trousseau {n} (bridal clothes)  :: uitzet
trout {n} (fish)  :: forel {m}
trouvère {n} (a lyric poet using the Northern langue d'oïl)  :: trouvère {m}
trowel {n} (mason's tool)  :: troffel {m}, truweel {n}
trowel {n} (scoop-like gardening tool)  :: tuinschep
trowel {v} (to apply with a trowel)  :: troffelen
trowel machine {n} (machine used to smooth a mould surface)  :: vlindermachine {f}
truancy {n} (the act of shirking from responsibilities and duties)  :: spijbelen, schoolverzuim {n}
truant {adj} (Describing one who is truant, absent without permission)  :: spijbelend
truant {n} (One who is absent without permission)  :: spijbelaar {m}, verzuimen
truce {n} (a period of time in which no fighting takes place)  :: wapenstilstand {m}, staakt-het-vuren {n}
truck {v} (trade) SEE: trade  ::
truck {n} (vehicle designed for carrying cargo)  :: vrachtauto {m}, vrachtwagen {m}, camion {m}
truck {n} (wagon) SEE: wagon  ::
truculent {adj} (eager or quick to argue, fight or start a conflict)  :: twistziek, vechtlustig
truculently {adv} (with aggression)  :: woest, vijandig
trudge {v} (to walk wearily with heavy, slow steps)  :: sloffen
true {adj} (concurring with a given set of facts)  :: echt, waar
true {adj} (A state in Boolean logic that indicates an affirmative or positive result)  :: waar
true {adj} (Loyal, faithful)  :: trouw
true {adj} (Genuine)  :: echt
true {adj} (Legitimate)  :: waar
true {v} (straighten)  :: rechttrekken, rechtzetten
true bug {n} (any of various insects of the order Hemiptera and in particular of the suborder Heteroptera)  :: wants {m}
true to life {adj} (having the same dimensions as the original)  :: levensecht, waarheidsgetrouw
truffle {n} (tuber)  :: truffel
truly {adv} (honestly, genuinely)  :: waarlijk, oprecht
trumeau {n} (pillar)  :: trumeau {m}
trump {n} (suit that outranks all others)  :: troef
trump {n} (playing card of that suit)  :: troef
trump {n} (something that gives one an advantage)  :: troef
trump {v} (to play a trump on a card of another suit)  :: overtroeven
trump card {n} (trump) SEE: trump  ::
trumpet {n} (brass instrument)  :: trompet {f}
trumpet {v} (play the instrument)  :: trompet spelen
trumpeter {n} (person who plays the trumpet)  :: trompettist {m}
trumpeter {n} (trumpeter pigeon)  :: trommelduif {m} {f}
trumpeter pigeon {n} (trumpeter pigeon (Columba livia domestica))  :: trommelduif {m} {f}
trumpeter swan {n} (Cygnus buccinator)  :: trompetzwaan {f}
truncate {v} (shorten something as if by cutting off part of it)  :: afhakken, afkappen
truncate {v} (shorten a decimal number by removing trailing (or leading) digits; to chop)  :: afronden naar beneden
truncated icosahedron {n} (polyhedron)  :: afgeknotte icosaëder {m}
trundle {n} (A low bed on wheels)  :: trundle-bed,bed op wieltjes
trundle {n} (A small wheel)  :: rolwieltje
trundle {v} (to wheel or roll)  :: kruien, karren, voortrollen
trunk {n} (tree trunk)  :: stam {m}
trunk {n} (large suitcase or chest)  :: koffer {m}
trunk {n} (extended nasal organ of an elephant)  :: slurf {m}
trunk {n} (luggage storage compartment of a sedan/saloon style car)  :: koffer {m}, laadruimte {m}, kofferbak {m}
trunk {n} (torso) SEE: torso  ::
trunk {n} (swimming trunks) SEE: swimming trunks  ::
truss {v} (to tie up a bird before cooking it)  :: opbinden
trust {n} (confidence in or reliance on some person or quality)  :: vertrouwen
trust {n} (confidence in the future payment for goods or services supplied; credit)  :: vertrouwen
trust {n} (the confidence vested in a person who has legal ownership of a property to manage for the benefit of another)  :: vertrouwen
trust {n}  :: vertrouwen hebben in
trust {v} (To place confidence in)  :: vertrouwen
trustee {n} (person to whom property is legally committed in trust)  :: mandataris, beheerder
trustworthiness {n} (the state or quality of being trustworthy or reliable)  :: betrouwbaarheid {f}
trustworthy {adj} (reliable)  :: betrouwbaar
truth {n} (state or quality of being true to someone or something)  :: oprechtheid {f}, eerlijkheid {f}
truth {n} (pledge of loyalty or faith)  :: eed {m}
truth {n} (conformity to fact or reality)  :: waarheid {f}, echtheid {f}
truth {n} (true facts)  :: waarheid {f}, werkelijkheid {f}
truth {n} (that which is real)  :: werkelijkheid {f}, waarheid {f}
truth {n} (something acknowledged to be true)  :: waarheid {f}
truth be told {interj} (when admitting something one might otherwise lie about)  :: eerlijk gezegd
truthiness {n} (quality of that believed without reason)  :: waarheidigheid
try {v} (to attempt)  :: proberen, [formally] trachten, pogen
try {v} (to make an experiment)  :: proberen, uitproberen
try {v} (to work on something)  :: proberen
try {v} (to put to test)  :: uitproberen, toetsen
try {v} (to taste, sample, etc)  :: proeven
try {v} (to put on trial)  :: berechten
try {v}  :: proberen
try out {v} (to test something)  :: uitproberen
try square {n} (tool used to measure if a piece of wood is at a right angle)  :: winkelhaak {m}
tryst {n} (prearranged meeting, now especially between lovers)  :: rendez-vous, afspraak,
tsar {n} (an emperor)  :: tsaar
tsarina {n} (empress or wife of a tsar)  :: tsarina {f}
tsaritsa {n} (tsarina) SEE: tsarina  ::
tsunami {n} (large, destructive wave generally caused by a tremendous disturbance in the ocean)  :: tsunami {m}, vloedgolf {m}
tsuris {n} (problems or troubles)  :: sores {c}, problemen {p}
tu quoque {n} (argument)  :: tu quoque, jij-bak
tub {n} (bathtub) SEE: bathtub  ::
tuba {n} (a large brass musical instrument)  :: tuba {m}
tube {n} (a pipe)  :: buis {f}
tube {n} (cylindrical container)  :: koker {m}
tuber {n} (fleshy underground stem)  :: knol
tubercular {adj} (pertaining to tuberculosis)  :: tuberculeus
tuberculosis {n} (infectious disease)  :: tuberculose
tuck {n} (short sword) SEE: rapier  ::
tucker {n} (slang: food) SEE: grub  ::
tufa {n} (volcanic rock) SEE: tuff  ::
tuff {n} (a rock composed of compacted volcanic ash)  :: tufsteen
tuft {n} (bunch)  :: pluk {m}, bundel {m}
tuft {n} (clump of trees)  :: bosje {n}, bomengroep {m}
tuft {v} (form into tufts)  :: bundelen
tufted antshrike {n} (passerine bird of the antibird family)  :: kuifmierklauwier
tufted duck {n} (species of duck)  :: kuifeend
tug {v} (to pull with great effort)  :: trekken
tug {v} (to pull repeatedly)  :: rukken
tug {v} (to tow by tugboat)  :: slepen
tug {n} (tugboat) SEE: tugboat  ::
tug of war {n} (game)  :: getouwtrek {n}
tugboat {n} (small, powerful boat)  :: sleepboot {f} {m}, sleper
tughra {n} (signature of an Ottoman sultan)  :: tughra
tuition {n} (sum of money paid for instruction)  :: toelage {f}, studietoelage {f}
tuition {n} (training or instruction provided by a teacher or tutor)  :: bijscholing {f}, bijles {f}
tulip {n} (plant)  :: tulp {f}
tumble {v} (to fall end over end)  :: tuimelen
tumbler {n} (acrobat) SEE: acrobat  ::
tumbleweed {n} (plant which breaks loose and is driven by the wind)  :: steppenroller {m}
tumescence {n} (swelling due to presence of fluid)  :: zwelling {f}
tumescence {n} (swollen organ)  :: zwelling {f}
tumor {n} (oncology, pathology: an abnormal growth)  :: tumor {m}, gezwel {n}
tumour {n} (tumor) SEE: tumor  ::
tumult {n} (noise as made by a crowd)  :: tumult {n}
tumult {n} (riot or uprising)  :: tumult {n}, oproer {n}
tumulus {n} (mound of earth)  :: grafheuvel {m}
tuna {n} (fish)  :: tonijn {m}
tundra {n} (flat treeless arctic region)  :: toendra
tune {n}  :: deun {m}, wijs {f} {m}
tune {v} (to modify a musical instrument)  :: afstemmen, stemmen
tungsten {n} (chemical element)  :: wolfraam {n}
tuning fork {n} (fork-shaped object which emits a tone)  :: stemvork
tunnel {n} (an underground or underwater passage)  :: tunnel {m}
tup {v} (fuck) SEE: fuck  ::
tup {n} (ram) SEE: ram  ::
turban {n} (man's head-dress)  :: tulband
turbid {adj} (having the lees or sediment disturbed; roiled; muddy; thick; not clear)  :: troebel
turbojet {n} (type of jet engine)  :: turbojet
turboprop {n} (type of gas-turbine aircraft engine)  :: turboprop
turboshaft {n} (gas-turbine engine designed to transmit power by means of a geared shaft)  :: turboshaft
turbot {n} (Scophthalmus maximus)  :: tarbot
turbulence {n} (disturbance in gas, fluid)  :: turbulentie
turbulent {adj}  :: woelig, wild
turd {n} (piece of solid feces)  :: drol {m}
turf {n} (a layer of earth covered with grass; sod)  :: grasveld {n}, gazon {n}
turf {n} (a piece of such a layer cut from the soil and used to make a lawn)  :: graszode {m} {f}
turf {n} (a piece of peat used as fuel)  :: turf {m}
turf {n} (a racetrack; or the sport of racing horse)  :: renbaan {m} {f}
turgid {adj} (distended beyond natural state)  :: gezwollen, opgezwollen
turgid {adj} (pompous or bombastic)  :: gezwollen, wollig
turkey {n} (bird)  :: kalkoen {m}
turkey-chick {n} (young turkey)  :: kalkoenkuiken {n}
turkey-cock {n} (male turkey)  :: kalkoenhaan {m}, mannelijke kalkoen {f}
turkey-hen {n} (female turkey)  :: kalkoenhen {f}, vrouwelijke kalkoen {f}
turmeric {n} (spice)  :: koenjit {m} {f}, kurkuma {m}
turn {v} (move around an axis through itself)  :: draaien
turn {v} (change the direction or orientation of (something))  :: draaien
turn {v} (change one's direction of travel)  :: afslaan
turn {v} (become)  :: worden
turn {v} (rebel)  :: zich keren tegen
turn {v} (of leaves, to change color in autumn)  :: verkleuren
turn {n} (change of direction or orientation)  :: draai, bocht (in traffic)
turn {n} (movement about an axis ending up with the same orientation)  :: omwenteling
turn {n} (single loop of a coil)  :: winding
turn {n} (chance to use (something) shared in sequence with others)  :: beurt
turn {n} (one's chance to make a move in a game)  :: beurt
turn {n} (poker, obsolete: flop) SEE: flop  ::
turn a blind eye {v} (to ignore or deliberately overlook)  :: door de vingers zien
turn around {v} (to physically rotate horizontally 360 degrees)  :: omdraaien
turn around {v}  :: zich omkeren
turn back {v} (to turn back, retreat) SEE: return  ::
turn in {v}  :: inleveren
turn into {v} (intransitive: become)  :: overgaan
turn of the century {n} (beginning or end of a certain century)  :: eeuwwisseling {f}
turn of the year {n} (end of one year and beginning of the next)  :: jaarwisseling {n}
turn off {v} (switch off appliance or light)  :: uitzetten
turn on {v} ((intransitive) to power up)  :: inschakelen, aandoen
turn out {v} (to attend; show up)  :: opdagen
turn out {v} (to produce; make)  :: produceren, maken
turn over {v} (to transfer) SEE: transfer  ::
turn signal {n} (turn signal) SEE: indicator  ::
turn the tables {v} (To reverse a situation so that the advantage has shifted)  :: de kansen keren
turning circle {n} (of a road vehicle)  :: draaicirkel {m}
turning point {n} (decisive point)  :: keerpunt {n}
turning point {n} (crossroads) SEE: crossroads  ::
turning point {n} (a T-junction) SEE: T-junction  ::
turnip {n} (yellow root of Brassica napus) SEE: swede  ::
turnip {n} (white root of Brassica rapa)  :: raap {m}, knolraap {m}
turnip greens {n} (leaves of the turnip plant)  :: raapstelen {m-p}
turnkey {adj} (ready to use without further assembly)  :: kant-en-klaar
turnout {n} (attendance, crowd)  :: opkomst {f}
turnover {n} (sales transacted)  :: omzet {m}, zakencijfer {n}
turnover {n} (rate of change or replacement)  :: omzet, verloop {n}
turnover {n} (act of overturning something)  :: omdraaiing {f}, omdraaien {n}
turnpike {n} (toll road)  :: tolweg {m}
turnstile {n} (rotating mechanical device)  :: tourniquet
turntable {n} (circular rotating platform of a record player or DJ console)  :: draaitafel {m} {f}
turntable {n} (part of hi-fi system)  :: draaitafel {m} {f}, platenspeler {m}, pick-up {m}
turpentine {n} (volatile essential oil)  :: terpentijn {m}
turquoise {n} (gemstone)  :: turkoois
turquoise {n} (colour)  :: turkoois, turkooise
turquoise {adj} (having a pale greenish-blue colour)  :: turkoois {n}
turret {n} (a little tower)  :: hoektoren {m}, geschuttoren {m}, hoektorentje {n}, geschuttorentje {n}
turret {n} (a movable building)  :: belegeringstoren {m}
turret {n} (a revolving tower constructed of thick iron plates)  :: geschutskoepel {m}, pantserkoepel {m}
turtle {n} (land or marine reptile with a shell)  :: schildpad {f}
turtle {n} (turtle dove) SEE: turtle dove  ::
turtle dove {n} (bird in the genus Streptopelia)  :: tortelduif {f}
turtleneck {n} (high, close-fitting collar rolled up)  :: rolkraag {m}, col {m}
turtleneck {n} (turtleneck sweater)  :: rolkraagtrui {f}, coltrui {f}
tusk {n} (pointed tooth)  :: slagtand {m}, stoottand {m}
tussock {n} (tuft or clump of grass or verdure)  :: pol {f}, graspol {f}
tutor {n} (one who teaches another)  :: studiebegeleider, mentor, privé-leraar
tutti-frutti {n} (variety of ice cream)  :: tuttifrutti {m} {n}
tutu {n} (ballet skirt)  :: tutu {m}
twaddle {n} (Empty or silly idle talk or writing)  :: onzin
twat {n} (vulgar slang, vagina)  :: kut {f}
tweak {n} (a slight adjustment or modification)  :: bijstelling
tweak {v} (to pinch and pull with a sudden jerk and twist; to twitch.)  :: trekken, draaien, knijpen
tweed {n} (coarse woolen fabric)  :: tweed {n}
tweet {n} (sound)  :: twiet
tweet {v} (internet: to post an update to Twitter)  :: twitteren, tweeten
tweezers {n} (small pincer-like instrument, usually made of metal, used for handling small objects)  :: pincet
twelfth {adj} (ordinal form of twelve)  :: twaalfde
twelve {num} (cardinal number 12)  :: twaalf
twelveth {adj} (twelfth) SEE: twelfth  ::
twelve-tone technique {n} (system of musical composition)  :: dodecafonie
twenties {n} (the decade of the 1920s)  :: jaren twintig {n-p}, jaren 20 {n-p}, jaren 1920 {n-p}
twentieth {adj} (ordinal)  :: twintigste
twenty {num} (cardinal number)  :: twintig {f}
twenty to {n} (example: twenty minutes to two)  :: twintig voor twee, tien over half twee
twenty two {num} (22)  :: tweeëntwintig {f}
twenty-eight {num} (number)  :: achtentwintig
twenty-fifth {adj} (the ordinal form of the number twenty-five)  :: vijfentwintigste
twenty-first {adj} (the ordinal form of the number twenty-one)  :: eenentwintigste
twenty-five {num} (twenty-five)  :: vijfentwintig
twenty-five to {n} (example: twenty-five minutes to two)  :: vijfentwintig voor twee, vijf over half twee
twenty-four {num} (cardinal number)  :: vierentwintig
twenty-four seven {adv} (constantly)  :: vierentwintig uur op vierentwintig, zeven dagen op zeven
twenty-nine {num} (cardinal number)  :: negenentwintig {f}
twenty-one {num} (cardinal number)  :: eenentwintig {f}
twenty-one {n} (blackjack card game)  :: eenentwintigen {n}
twenty-second {adj} (the ordinal form of the number twenty-two)  :: tweeëntwintigste
twenty-seven {num} (twenty-seven)  :: zevenentwintig
twenty-six {num} (cardinal number)  :: zesentwintig
twentysomething {n} (aged between twenty and twenty-nine)  :: twintiger {n}
twenty-third {adj} (the ordinal form of the number twenty-three)  :: drieëntwintigste
twenty-three {num} (twenty-three)  :: drieëntwintig
twenty-two {num} (twenty-two)  :: tweeëntwintig
twerp {n} (a person who can be bullied playfully, or easily teased)  :: ettertje
twice {adv} (two times)  :: twee keer, tweemaal
twig {n} (a small thin branch)  :: twijg
twilight {n} (light before rising and after the setting of the Sun)  :: schemering {f}, deemstering {f}, tweelicht {n}
twill {n} (weaving pattern)  :: keper {m}
twin {n} (either of two people who shared the same uterus, or of two similar or closely related objects)  :: tweeling {m}
twin {adj} (forming a pair of twins)  :: tweeling-
twist {n} (twig) SEE: twig  ::
twist {v}  :: draaien
twist drill {n} (rotating tool used for cutting holes)  :: boorijzer {n}
twisted {adj} (mentally disturbed or unsound)  :: verwrongen
twisting {adj} (having many twists)  :: kronkelend
twisty {adj} (curly) SEE: curly  ::
twitch {v} (to jerk sharply and briefly)  :: rukken
twitch {v} (to spot a bird)  :: vogelen, vogelspotten
twitter {v} (to utter chirps)  :: tjielpen
two {num} (one plus one)  :: twee
two {n} (digit or figure)  :: twee {f}
two {n} (two-dollar bill)  :: biljet van twee dollar {n}
two beers, please {phrase} (two beers, please)  :: twee bier graag, twee biertjes graag, twee bier alstublieft, twee biertjes alstublieft
two heads are better than one {proverb} (joint thinking pays)  :: twee hoofden zijn beter dan één
two hundred {num} (cardinal number 200)  :: tweehonderd
two thousand {num} (cardinal number)  :: tweeduizend {f}
two-edged sword {n} (double-edged sword) SEE: double-edged sword  ::
twofold {adj} (double)  :: tweevoudig, tweeledig
twofold {adv} (in a double degree)  :: tweevoudig
two-legged {adj} (having two legs)  :: tweebenig
two-line pica {n} (double pica) SEE: double pica  ::
two-move checkmate {n} (quickest possible checkmate) SEE: fool's mate  ::
two-seater {n} (vehicle with seats for two people)  :: tweezitter
two-sided {adj} (reversible) SEE: reversible  ::
-ty {suffix} (-ity) SEE: -ity  ::
tycoon {n} (wealthy, powerful business person)  :: magnaat {m}, tycoon {m}
tympanic membrane {n} (eardrum) SEE: eardrum  ::
tympanum {n} (eardrum) SEE: eardrum  ::
type {n} (blood group) SEE: blood type  ::
type {n} (grouping based on shared characteristics)  :: type {n}
type {n} (preferred sort of person)  :: type
type {v} (to use a typewriter)  :: typen
type {v} (to enter characters into a computer using keyboard)  :: typen
typecase {n}  :: letterbak {m}
typeface {n} (font family)  :: lettertype {n}
typewriter {n} (machine used to print text by pressing keys)  :: schrijfmachine {f}
typhoid {n} (typhoid fever) SEE: typhoid fever  ::
typhoid fever {n} (illness)  :: paratyfus {m}
typhoon {n} (hurricane in the Pacific)  :: tyfoon {m}, taifoen {m}
typhus {n} (disease)  :: tyfus
typical {adj} (capturing the overall sense of a thing)  :: typisch
typicalness {n} (state of being typical)  :: typerendheid
typify {v}  :: typeren
typo {n} (error)  :: typefout {f}
typographer {n} (typewriter) SEE: typewriter  ::
typographer {n} (person skilled in typography)  :: typograaf {m}
typographic {adj} (typographic) SEE: typographical  ::
typographical {adj} (pertaining to typography or printing)  :: typografisch
typographical error {n} (typing error)  :: typefout
typography {n} (art and technique)  :: typografie
tyranny {n} (government in which a single ruler has absolute power)  :: tyrannie {f}
tyrant {n} (absolute ruler)  :: tiran {m}
tyrant {n} (harsh and cruel ruler)  :: tiran {m}
tyrant {n} (oppressive and harsh person)  :: tiran {m}
tyre {n} (wheel covering)  :: band {m}