User:Matthias Buchmeier/en-nl-u

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
Ürümchi {prop} (Capital of Xinjiang) SEE: Ürümqi  ::
ubiquitous {adj} (being everywhere)  :: alomtegenwoordig
ubiquitous {adj} (seeming to appear everywhere at the same time)  :: alomtegenwoordig
ubiquitous {adj} (widespread) SEE: widespread  ::
udarnik {n} (shock worker, super-productive worker in the Soviet Union and the other countries from the Soviet Block, see also: Stakhanovite)  :: stootarbeider {m}
udder {n} (organ formed of the mammary glands of female quadruped mammals)  :: uier {m}
uey {n} (U-turn) SEE: U-turn  ::
UFO {n} (an unidentified flying object)  :: ufo {m}
Uganda {prop} (Republic of Uganda)  :: Uganda, Oeganda
Ugandan {n} (A person from Uganda or of Ugandan descent)  :: Oegandees {m}, Oegandezen {p}
ugh {interj} (to express disgust)  :: bah
ugli {n} (cross between a tangerine and grapefruit)  :: ugli
ugli fruit {n} (ugli) SEE: ugli  ::
ugly {adj} (displeasing to the eye; not aesthetically pleasing)  :: lelijk
ugly {adj}  :: lelijk
uh {interj} (space filler or pause during conversation)  :: euhm, euh
uhlan {n} (soldier with lance)  :: ulaan
ukase {n} (any absolutist or arrogant order)  :: oekaze
ukase {n} (proclamation from the Russian ruler)  :: oekaze
Ukraine {prop} (Eastern European country)  :: Oekraïne
Ukrainian {prop} (language)  :: Oekraïens {n}
ulcer {n} (open sore)  :: zweer {f}
ulcer {n} (peptic ulcer) SEE: peptic ulcer  ::
ulcus molle {n} (chancroid) SEE: chancroid  ::
ulna {n} (bone of the forearm)  :: ellepijp {f}
Ulric {prop} (male given name)  :: Oldrik, Ulrich
Ulrica {prop} (female given name)  :: Ulrica, Ulrika, Ulrike, Ulrikka
Ulsan {prop} (a city in South Korea)  :: Ulsan
ulterior motive {n} (alternative or hidden reason)  :: verborgen beweegredenen
ultimate {adj} (final; last in a series)  :: definitief
ultimate {adj}  :: ultiem, laatst, uiteindelijk
ultimate {n} (ultimate frisbee) SEE: ultimate frisbee  ::
ultimatum {n} (a final statement of terms or conditions made by one party to another)  :: ultimatum {n}
ultracapacitor {n} (ultracapacitor) SEE: supercapacitor  ::
ultramarine {n} (colour)  :: ultramarijn {n}
ultramarine {n} (pigment)  :: ultramarijn {n}
ultraviolet light {n} (light bulb that emits ultraviolet light) SEE: black light  ::
Uluru {prop} (giant rock in Australia)  :: Uluru
Ulyanovsk {prop} (city)  :: Oeljanovsk
Ulysses {prop} (Odysseus) SEE: Odysseus  ::
-um {suffix} (Latinate singular grammatical number suffix)  :: -um
umber {n} (grayling) SEE: grayling  ::
umbilical cord {n} (cord between foetus and placenta)  :: navelstreng {m}, navelsnoer {f}
umbilicus {n} (navel) SEE: navel  ::
umbra {n} (shadow) SEE: shadow  ::
umbrella {n} (cloth-covered frame used for protection against rain or sun)  :: paraplu, regenscherm, parasol {m}
umbrella organisation {n} (organisation that coordinates the activities of a number of member organisations)  :: koepelorganisatie {f}
umbrella organization {n} (umbrella organisation) SEE: umbrella organisation  ::
umbrella pine {n} (stone pine) SEE: stone pine  ::
Umbria {prop} (region of Italy)  :: Umbrië {n}
umlaut {n} (diacritical mark)  :: umlaut {m}
umlaut {n} (partial assimilation of a vowel)  :: umlaut {m}
umpteenth {num} (informal: occurring in a relatively large but unspecified position in a series)  :: zoveelste
un- {prefix} (denoting absence)  :: on-
un- {prefix} (violative of; contrary to)  :: on-
UN {initialism} (United Nations)  :: VN
unabated {adj} (continuing at full strength)  :: onverminderd
unable {adj} (not able)  :: niet in staat, onbekwaam
unacceptable {adj} (unsatisfactory; not acceptable)  :: onaanvaardbaar
unaccompanied {adj} (performed without accompaniment)  :: onbegeleid
unaccountable {adj} (Inexplicable)  :: onverklaarbaar
unaccountable {adj} (Not responsible)  :: onaansprakelijk
unadorned {adj} (Having no additional decoration)  :: kaal
unallowable {adj} (not allowable)  :: ontoelaatbaar
unaltered {adj} (remaining in its initial state)  :: ongewijzigd
unambiguous {adj} (clear, and having no uncertainty or ambiguity)  :: ondubbelzinnig
unanimous {adj} (based on unanimity)  :: unaniem
unanimous {adj} (sharing the same view)  :: eensgezind
unanimousness {n} (unanimity) SEE: unanimity  ::
unassailable {adj} (undeniable, incontestable or incontrovertible)  :: onaantastbaar, onbetwistbaar
unattached {adj} (not attached)  :: los, niet gebonden
unattached {adj} (not married)  :: alleenstaand, ongehuwd
unauthorised {adj} (not authorised) SEE: unauthorized  ::
unavailable {adj} (not available)  :: niet beschikbaar, niet verkrijgbaar
unavoidable {adj} (impossible to avoid)  :: onvermijdelijk, onontkoombaar
unbearable {adj} (so unpleasant or painful as to be unendurable)  :: onuitstaanbaar
unbeknownst {adv} (Without the knowledge of)  :: buiten medeweten van
unbelievable {adj} (implausible)  :: ongeloofwaardig
unbelievable {adj} (incredible)  :: ongelofelijk
unbelievably {adv} (contrary to expectations)  :: ongelooflijk, wonderbaarlijk
unbelievably {adv} (in a manner one does not believe)  :: ongelooflijk
unbelievably {adv} (to an extent not to be believed)  :: ongelooflijk
unbeliever {n} (infidel) SEE: infidel  ::
unbiased {adj} (impartial or without bias or prejudice)  :: onbevooroordeeld, onpartijdig
unbibium {n} (element)  :: unbibium {n}
unbind {v} (take bindings off)  :: ontbinden
unbinilium {n} (chemical element)  :: unbinilium {n}
unbiunium {n}  :: unbiunium {n}
unborn {adj} (not born)  :: ongeboren
unborn {adj} (still in mother's womb)  :: ongeboren
unbosom {v} (to tell about one's troubles)  :: ontboezemen
unbound {v} (past participle of "to unbind")  :: ontbonden
unbound {v} (simple past of "to unbind")  :: ontbond {s}, ontbonden {p}
unbridgeable {adj} (unable to be bridged)  :: onoverbrugbaar
unbridled {adj} (without restraint or boundary)  :: onbeteugeld
uncanny {adj} (strange, mysteriously unsettling)  :: griezelig, mysterieus
uncertainty {n} (doubt; the condition of being uncertain)  :: onzekerheid {f}
uncertainty {n}  :: onzekerheid {f}
unchaste {adj} (not chaste; not continent; libidinous; lewd)  :: preuts
unchastity {n} (quality or state of being unchaste)  :: onkuisheid {f}
uncheck {v} (to remove a checkmark)  :: uitvinken
unciform {adj} (of the shape of a hook)  :: haakvormig
unciform {n} (hamate bone) SEE: hamate bone  ::
uncle {n} (brother (or brother-in-law) of someone’s parent)  :: oom {m}, [Flemish] nonkel {m}
uncle {n} (source of advice, encouragement, or help)  :: oompje {m}, suikeroom {m}
uncle {n} (UK informal: pawnbroker, see also: pawnbroker)  :: pandjesbaas {m}
unclean {adj} (dirty, soiled or foul)  :: onrein
unclean {adj} (not moral or chaste)  :: onrein
unclear {adj}  :: onduidelijk
uncomfortable {adj} (not comfortable)  :: ongemakkelijk
uncommon {adj} (rare; not readily found; unusual)  :: zeldzaam
uncommon {adj} (remarkable; exceptional)  :: uitzonderlijk, exceptioneel
unconditional {adj} (without conditions)  :: onvoorwaardelijk
unconscionable {adj} (excessive)  :: excessief, overdreven
unconscionable {adj} (not conscionable)  :: onbillijk, gewetenloos
unconscious {adj} (not awake)  :: bewusteloos
unconscious {n} (unconscious mind)  :: onbewuste {n}
uncontested {adj} (not contested or disputed)  :: onomstreden
uncontrolled {adj} (not controlled)  :: ongecontroleerd
uncork {v} (to release a force)  :: ontkurken
uncountable {adj} (linguistics: about a noun which cannot be counted)  :: ontelbaar
uncountable {adj} (mathematics: incapable of being enumerated by natural numbers)  :: overaftelbaar
uncountable {adj} (too many to be counted)  :: ontelbaar
uncultivated {adj} (not cultivated (land))  :: onbebouwd
uncultivated {adj} (uncivilized)  :: onbeschaafd
uncurable {adj} (incurable) SEE: incurable  ::
undaunted {adj} (showing courage and resolution)  :: onbevreesd
undead {adj} (being animate, though non-living)  :: ondode {m}, levende dode {m}
undecagon {n} (11-sided polygon)  :: elfhoek {m}
under- {prefix} (under (in any sense): insufficient, insufficiently)  :: onder {f}
under {prep} (beneath the surface of)  :: onder
under {prep} (in a lower level than)  :: onder
under {prep}  :: onder
under {prep} (subject of)  :: onder
underage {adj} (still a minor)  :: minderjarig
underage {n} (deficit in funds) SEE: deficit  ::
undercarriage {n} (landing gear) SEE: landing gear  ::
undercut {n} (The fillet) SEE: fillet  ::
undercut {v} (To undermine) SEE: undermine  ::
underdog {n} (competitor thought unlikely to win)  :: underdog {m}
underdone {adj} (insufficiently cooked) SEE: undercooked  ::
underestimate {v} (to perceive as having lower value)  :: onderschatten
underestimated {v} (underrated) SEE: underrated  ::
underestimation {n} (underestimate) SEE: underestimate  ::
underfermented {adj} (insufficiently fermented)  :: ondergistend
underfoot {adv} (in the way) SEE: in the way  ::
underfur {n} (thick, soft undercoat) SEE: undercoat  ::
undergarment {n} (any garment worn underneath others)  :: onderkledingstuk
undergo {v} (to experience)  :: ondergaan
undergo {v} (to suffer or endure)  :: ondergaan
underground {adj} (below the ground)  :: ondergronds
underground {adj} (hidden, furtive)  :: ondergronds
underground {n} (underground railway) SEE: underground railway  ::
underhair {n} (pubic hair) SEE: pubic hair  ::
underhair {n} (undercoat) SEE: undercoat  ::
underhand {adj} (dishonest and sneaky)  :: onderhands
underhanded {adj} (from below)  :: onderhands
underhanded {adj} (sly)  :: gluiperig
underling {n} (a subordinate, or person of lesser rank or authority)  :: ondergeschikte
underlying {adj}  :: achterliggend
underlying {adj} (implicit)  :: achterliggend
underlying {adj} (lying underneath)  :: onderliggend
undermine {v} (hinder, sabotage)  :: ondermijnen, ontwrichten
under one's hat {adj} (secret) SEE: secret  ::
underpad {n} (mattress protector) SEE: mattress protector  ::
underpaid {adj} (getting too little financial compensation for one's work)  :: onderbetaald
underpin {v} (To give support to)  :: ondersteunen, dragen, schragen
underpin {v} (To support from below with props or masonry)  :: funderen, schragen
underplot {n} (subplot) SEE: subplot  ::
underrated {adj} (not given enough recognition)  :: onderschat
underripe {adj} (not yet ripe)  :: onrijp
undersecretary {n} (an administrator immediately subordinate to a head of a government department or to a member of a cabinet)  :: onderminister {m}
undershirt {n} (singlet) SEE: singlet  ::
undershorts {n} (underpants)  :: onderbroek
underspend {n}  :: onderuitgave {f}
understand {v} (to be aware of the meaning of)  :: begrijpen [concepts and ideas], verstaan [language, “verstaan” usually means “to hear clearly”. You “verstaat” an utterance], snappen
understand {v} (to believe, based on information)  :: geloven
understand {v}  :: verstaan, begrijpen, but “begrijpen” or “snappen” a concept or idea or decision.
understandable {adj} (capable of being understood)  :: begrijpelijk
understanding {n}  :: begrijpen {f}
understanding {n} (Informal contract, mutual agreement)  :: overeenkomst, verstandhouding
understood {adj} (comprehended)  :: verstaan, begrepen
understood {interj} (indication of comprehension)  :: begrepen
understood {v}  :: verstond, verstonden, begreep, begrepen
undertake {v} (to start an enterprise)  :: ondernemen
undertaken {v} (past participle of undertake)  :: ondernomen
undertaker {n} (funeral director)  :: begrafenisondernemer
under-the-counter {adj} (under the counter) SEE: under the counter  ::
under the knife {adj} (undergoing a surgical procedure)  :: onder het mes
undertook {v} (past tense of undertake)  :: ondernam, ondernamen
underwater {adj} (beneath the water surface)  :: onderwater, onderwater-
underway {adv} (in motion, in progress; being done or carried out)  :: onderweg
underwear {n} (clothes worn next to the skin)  :: ondergoed {n}
underwhelming {adj} (failing to interest)  :: tegenvallend
underworld {n} (part of society engaged in crime or vice)  :: onderwereld {f}, boevenwereld {f}, misdaadwereld {f}
underworld {n} (world of the dead)  :: onderwereld {f}, schimmenrijk {n}, dodenrijk {n}
underwrite {v} (to assume financial responsibility for something)  :: onderschrijven
undeserving {adj} (considered unworthy of reward)  :: onverdienstelijk
undesirable {adj} (objectionable or not likely to please)  :: ongewenst
undies {n} (panties) SEE: panties  ::
undiluted {adj} (free from extraneous elements)  :: onverdund, onverdunde, zuiver, zuivere
undiluted {adj} (not diluted)  :: onverdund, onverdunde
undisputed {adj} (universally agreed upon)  :: onomstreden, onbetwist
undisputedly {adv}  :: onbetwist
undisturbed {adj} (not disturbed)  :: ongestoord
undivided {adj} (unified, whole)  :: ongedeeld
undo {v} (to reverse)  :: ongedaan maken, tenietdoen, ontdoen
undo {v} (to unfasten)  :: losmaken
undoing {n} (That which defeats)  :: ondergang {m}
undoubtedly {adv} (without doubt)  :: ongetwijfeld, zonder twijfel
undoubtfully {adv} (without doubt) SEE: undoubtedly  ::
undress {v} ((intransitive) remove one's clothing)  :: zich uitkleden
undress {v} ((transitive) remove somebody’s clothing)  :: uitkleden
undrinkable {adj} (not drinkable)  :: ondrinkbaar
undulate {v}  :: golven
undulated antshrike {n} (bird)  :: marmermierklauwier
unearth {v} (to dig up)  :: opgraven
unechoing {adj} (that does not echo) SEE: echoless  ::
unemployed {adj} (having no job)  :: werkloos, arbeidsloos
unemployed {n} (the unemployed as a group)  :: werklozen {m-p} {f-p}
unemployment {n} (joblessness)  :: werkloosheid {f}
unemployment benefit {n} (money paid to the unemployed)  :: werkloosheidsuitkering {f}
unequivocal {adj} (without ambiguity)  :: eenduidig
unequivocal {adj} (without equal)  :: ongeëvenaard
uneven {adj} (not even)  :: oneven
uneven bars {n} (set of apparatus)  :: brug
unexceptionable {adj} (beyond reproach)  :: onberispelijk
unexpected {adj} (not expected, anticipated or foreseen)  :: onverwacht
unexpectedly {adv} (in an unexpected manner)  :: onverwachts
unexplainable {adj} (inexplicable) SEE: inexplicable  ::
unexplainably {adv} (inexplicably) SEE: inexplicably  ::
unfairly {adv} (unjustly) SEE: unjustly  ::
unfaithful {adj}  :: ontrouw
unfalsifiability {n} (state or condition of being unfalsifiable)  :: onfalsifieerbaarheid {f}
unfashionable {adj} (not fashionable)  :: onmodieus
unfasten {v}  :: losmaken
unfavorable {adj} (causing obstacles or delay (of wind or weather))  :: ongunstig, niet voordelig
unfavourable {adj} (unfavourable) SEE: unfavorable  ::
unfeasible {adj} (infeasible) SEE: infeasible  ::
unfettered {adj} (not bound by chains)  :: ongebonden
unfettered {adj} (not restricted)  :: onbeperkt
unfinished {adj} (not finished)  :: onaf, onafgemaakt, onvoltooid
unfold {v}  :: ontvouwen, open vouwen
unforeseen {adj} (not expected)  :: onverwacht
unforeseen {adj} (not foreseen)  :: onvoorzien
unforgettable {adj} (which is very difficult to forget)  :: onvergetelijk
unforgiving {adj} (not forgiving)  :: onverzoenlijk, meedogenloos
unfortunate {adj} (not favored by fortune)  :: onfortuinlijk
unfortunately {adv} (happening through bad luck)  :: helaas, jammer genoeg
unfreeze {v} (defrost) SEE: defrost  ::
unfreeze {v} (thaw) SEE: thaw  ::
unfriendly {adj} (not friendly; hostile)  :: onvriendelijk
ungratefulness {n} (the state of being ungrateful) SEE: ingratitude  ::
unguent {n} (cream applied to the skin for a therapeutic purpose)  :: zalf {m} {f}, smeersel
ungulate {adj} (having hooves)  :: gehoefd
ungulate {n} (hooved mammal)  :: hoefdier {n}
unhappiness {n} (feeling of not being happy)  :: ongelukkigheid
unharness {v} (to liberate) SEE: liberate  ::
unheralded {adj} (Without prior warning; unexpected or unannounced)  :: onverwacht, onaangekondigd
unhinge {v} (to mentally disturb)  :: uit zijn evenwicht brengen, verwarren
unhinge {v} (to remove the hinges from)  :: uit de scharnieren tillen,
unhistoric {adj} (unhistorical) SEE: unhistorical  ::
unhistorical {adj} (not historic)  :: onhistorisch
unholy {adj} (evil)  :: euvel, kwaad, kwaadaardig, boos, boosaardig, slecht, onheilig
unholy alliance {n} (coalition among seemingly antagonistic groups)  :: monsterverbond {n}
unhurt {adj} (not hurt)  :: ongedeerd
unibrow {n} (eyebrows that meet in the middle)  :: eenbrauw {f}
unicellular {adj} (having a single cell)  :: ééncellig
unicellular {n} (single-celled organism)  :: ééncellige {m}
Unicode {prop} (series of computer encoding standards)  :: Unicode
unicorn {n} (mythical beast)  :: eenhoorn {m}
unicycle {n} (one-wheeled pedaled cycle)  :: eenwieler {m}
unidentified {adj} (not identified)  :: ongeïdentificeerd
unidentified flying object {n} (anything in the air not readily explainable)  :: UFO {n} [abbreviation]
unidirectional {adj} (pertaining to only one direction)  :: unidirectioneel, eenrichtings-
unification {n} (act of unifying)  :: eenwording {f}
unification {n}  :: vereniging, eenmaking
uniform {adj} (consistent)  :: uniform, consistent
uniform {adj}  :: eenvormig
uniform {adj} (unvarying)  :: uniform, gelijk, onveranderlijk
uniform {n} (distinctive outfit as a means of identifying members of a group)  :: uniform {n}
uniform antshrike {n} (passerine bird of the antbird family)  :: eenkleurige mierklauwier
unify {v} (become one)  :: zich verenigen
unify {v} (cause to become one)  :: verenigen, eenmaken
unimpeded {adj} (free from obstructions)  :: ongehinderd
unimportant {adj} (not important or noteworthy)  :: onbelangrijk
uninflected {adj} (of a word)  :: onverbogen
uninhabited {adj} (not inhabited)  :: onbewoond
uninitiated {adj} (not having been initiated)  :: ongeintroduceerde
unintelligible {adj} (not intelligible)  :: onverstaanbaar, onbegrijpelijk
unintentional {adj} (not intended or deliberate; inadvertent; unwitting)  :: onbedoeld, onbedoelde
unintentionally {adv} (in an unintentional manner)  :: onbedoeld
uninterchangeable {adj} (not interchangeable)  :: onuitwisselbaar
uninterrupted {adj} (without interruption)  :: ononderbroken
uninterruptedly {adv} (without interruption)  :: ononderbroken
unintuitive {adj} (in particular, counterintuitive; counter to what one's intuition expects) SEE: counterintuitive  ::
union {n} (in set theory)  :: vereniging
union {n} (sexual intercourse)  :: gemeenschap
union {n} (the act of uniting or the state of being united)  :: unie {f}
union {n} (trade union) SEE: trade union  ::
union {n}  :: unie
Union of Soviet Socialist Republics {prop} (a confederation of Communist states, see also: Soviet Union, see also: USSR)  :: Unie van Socialistische Sovjetrepublieken {f}
unique {adj} (one of a kind)  :: uniek
uniquely {adv} (in a unique manner)  :: uniek
unisonous {adj} (unisonant) SEE: unisonant  ::
unit {n} (international unit) SEE: international unit  ::
unit {n} (kilowatt-hour as recorded on an electricity meter) SEE: kilowatt-hour  ::
unit {n} (member of a military organization)  :: eenheid {f}
unit {n} (organized group comprising people and/or equipment)  :: eenheid {f}
unit {n} (standard measure of a quantity)  :: eenheid {f}
unite {v} (to come or bring together as one)  :: verenigen
united {adj} (joined into a single entity)  :: verenigd
united {adj}  :: verenigd
United Arab Emirates {prop} (country in the Middle East)  :: Verenigde Arabische Emiraten
United Kingdom {prop} (Kingdom in Europe, see also: Great Britain)  :: Verenigd Koninkrijk {n}
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland {prop} (United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland)  :: Verenigd Koninkrijk van Groot-Brittannië en Noord-Ierland {n}
United Nations {prop} (international coalition)  :: Verenigde naties {f-p} (Abbr: VN)
United States {prop} (The United States)  :: VS {m-p}, Verenigde Staten {m-p}
United States of America {prop} (Country in North America)  :: Verenigde Staten van Amerika {f-p}, Verenigde Staten, VS
unit matrix {n} (identity matrix) SEE: identity matrix  ::
unit of measure {n} (standardized, reproducible measuring a physical property)  :: meeteenheid {f}
unit of measurement {n} (unit of measure) SEE: unit of measure  ::
unity {n} (drama: any of the three classical rules of drama)  :: eenheid {f}
unity {n} (state of being one or undivided)  :: eenheid {f}
universal {adj}  :: universeel
universalism {n} (universality) SEE: universality  ::
Universal Serial Bus {n} (computing standard for interconnecting PC devices)  :: USB
universe {n}  :: [1,3] universum {n}, [1] heelal {n}, [2] spectrum {n}, [2] scala {n}
universe {n} (the Universe)  :: heelal {n}, universum {n}
Universe {prop} (sum of everything that exists)  :: heelal {n}
universe of discourse {n} (domain of discourse) SEE: domain of discourse  ::
university {n} (institution of higher education)  :: universiteit {f}, [used attributively] universitair, unief {f}
university of life {n} (source of education by adverse experience) SEE: school of hard knocks  ::
univocal {adj} (having only one possible meaning)  :: eenduidig
Unix {prop} (operating system)  :: Unix
unjust {adj} (not fair, just or right)  :: onrechtvaardig
unjustice {n} (injustice) SEE: injustice  ::
unknown {adj} (not known)  :: onbekend, ongekend, ongeweten
unlawful {adj} (prohibited)  :: verboden, illegaal, onwettig, wederrechtelijk
unleaded {adj} (without lead)  :: loodvrij, loodvrije
unleash {v} (to free from a leash)  :: loslaten, vrijlaten
unleash {v} (to release)  :: ontketenen
unleashed {adj} (not leashed)  :: losgelaten
unleavened {adj} (without yeast)  :: ongedesemd, ongedesemde
unless {conj} (except on a specified condition)  :: tenzij
unlike {adj} (not likely) SEE: unlikely  ::
unlikely {adj} (not likely)  :: onwaarschijnlijk
unlikely {adv} (in an improbable manner)  :: onwaarschijnlijk
unload {v} (confide in someone)  :: toevertrouwen
unload {v} (discharge cargo)  :: lossen, uitladen
unlock {v} (give access to something)  :: ontgrendelen
unlock {v} (to undo or open a lock)  :: openen, ontgrendelen
unmalted {adj} (not malted)  :: ongemout
unmanly {adj} ((of a person) not manly: immature, effeminate or cowardly, etc.)  :: onmannelijk
unmanned {adj} (not operated by a person or a crew)  :: onbemand
unmarried {adj} (having no husband or wife)  :: ongehuwd, alleenstaand
unmask {v}  :: ontmaskeren
unmeaningness {n} (insignificance) SEE: insignificance  ::
unmistakable {adj} (unique, such that it cannot be mistaken for something else)  :: onmiskenbaar
unmodern {adj} (nonmodern) SEE: nonmodern  ::
unmount {v} (reverse operation of mount)  :: ontkoppelen
unnecessarily {adv} (needlessly, not necessarily)  :: onnodig
unnecessarily {adv} (redundant)  :: overbodig
unnecessary {adj} (not necessary)  :: onnodig
unneeded {adj} (not needed, not)  :: onnodig, overbodig
unnerve {v}  :: verzwakken
unofficial {adj} (not official)  :: officieus
unpalatable {adj} (unpleasant to the taste)  :: onsmakelijk[1], onaangenaam[2],
unparalleled {adj} (having no parallel)  :: ongeëvenaard
unpaved {adj} (not having a hard, impervious surface)  :: onverhard, onbestraat, ongeplaveid
unplausible {adj} (implausible) SEE: implausible  ::
unpleasantness {n} (The property of being unpleasant or disagreeable)  :: onaangenaamheid {f}, zerpte {f}
unprecedented {adj} (never before seen or done, without precedent)  :: zonder precedent
unpredictability {n} (Something which is unpredictable)  :: onvoorspelbaarheid
unpredictability {n} (The quality of being unpredictable)  :: onvoorspelbaarheid
unpredictable {adj} (unable to be predicted)  :: onvoorspelbaar
unprepossessing {adj} (unimpressive or unremarkable; dull and ordinary; nondescript.)  :: saai, onopmerkelijk, ordinair,
unprotected {adj} (not protected)  :: onbeschermd
unravel {v} (to separate the threads (of))  :: ontrafelen, ontwarren
unread {adj} (not having been read)  :: ongelezen
unreadable {adj} (that cannot be read or is not easy to read)  :: onleesbaar, onleesbare
unreal {adj} (fake)  :: onwerkelijk
unreconcilable {adj} (irreconcilable) SEE: irreconcilable  ::
unrelenting {adj} (not relenting)  :: meedogenloos
unreliable {adj} (not reliable)  :: onbetrouwbaar {m}
unreliable narrator {n} (in literary theory)  :: onbetrouwbare verteller {m}, onbetrouwbare vertelster {f}
unrequited {adj} (not reciprocated)  :: onbeantwoord
unrequited love {n} (love that is not reciprocated, even though reciprocation is desired)  :: onbeantwoorde liefde
unrest {n} (state of trouble)  :: onrust {c}
unrestrained {adj}  :: ongebreideld, ongebreidelde
unrightwise {adj} (unrighteous) SEE: unrighteous  ::
unrivalled {adj} (unrivalled) SEE: unrivaled  ::
unrobe {v} (disrobe) SEE: disrobe  ::
unsafe {adj} (not safe)  :: onveilig
unsafely {adv} (in an unsafe way)  :: gevaarlijk, roekeloos
unsaid {adj} (unspoken) SEE: unspoken  ::
unsatisfied {adj} (dissatisfied) SEE: dissatisfied  ::
unsaturated {adj} (capable of dissolving more solute)  :: onverzadigd
unsaturated {adj} (having one or more double bonds or triple bonds between carbon atoms)  :: onverzadigd
unsaturated {adj} (not chromatically pure)  :: onverzadigd
unsavory {adj} (disreputable)  :: twijfelachtig, onsmakelijk
unscientific {adj} (Not scientific)  :: onwetenschappelijk
UN Security Council {prop} (international organ)  :: Veiligheidsraad
unseen {adj} (not seen)  :: ongezien
unselfish {adj} (not selfish; selfless; generous; altruistic)  :: onbaatzuchtig, onzelfzuchtig
unsettling {adj} (That makes one troubled or uneasy)  :: verontrustend, zorgwekkend
unshaven {adj} (unkempt) SEE: unkempt  ::
unspoken rule {n} (rule that is understood but does not exist in written form)  :: ongeschreven regel
unstable {adj} (not stable)  :: instabiel
unstinting {adj} (generous and tireless with one's contributions)  :: mateloos, onbeperkt
unsubscribe {v} (to cancel a subscription)  :: afmelden
unsufferable {adj} (insufferable) SEE: insufferable  ::
unsuitable {adj} (not suitable; unfit; inappropriate)  :: ongeschikt, ongepast
unsung {adj} (not sung)  :: ongezongen
unsung {adj} (which has not been lauded or appreciated)  :: onbezongen
unsurpassed {adj} (surpassing all others in some way)  :: onovertroffen
unsuspecting {adj}  :: nietsvermoedend
untapped {adj} (not tapped)  :: onaangesproken
untenable {adj} (Not able to be held, as of an opinion or position)  :: onhoudbaar
unthinkable {adj} (incapable of being believed; incredible)  :: ondenkbaar
unthinkingly {adv} (in an unthinking manner)  :: klakkeloos
unticketed {adj} (Not having been issued a ticket)  :: zonder kaartje
untidy {adj} (sloppy)  :: slordigmorsig
untidy {adj} (unorganized)  :: rommelig, ongeorganiseerd
untie {v}  :: ontrafelen
untie {v} (to become untied or loosed)  :: loskomen
untie {v} (to free from fastening or from restraint)  :: losmaken
untie {v} (to loosen, as something interlaced or knotted)  :: losknopen, losmaken
untie {v} (to resolve)  :: ontrafelen, oplossen, ontwarren
until {conj} (up to the time that)  :: totdat
until {prep}  :: tot
until {prep} (up to the time of)  :: totdat, tot
untouchable {n} (pariah) SEE: pariah  ::
untoward {adj} (unfavourable, adverse, or disadvantageous)  :: ongunstigschadelijk
untoward {adj} (unruly, troublesome)  :: onregeldvervelend
untoward {adj} (unseemly, improper)  :: onbetamelijkonwelvoeglijk
untrammel {v} (free or release from obstacles or hindrances)  :: bevrijden
untrammeled {adj} (not limited, unrestricted, unrestrained)  :: onbeperkt, onbegrensd, ongelimiteerd, ongebreideld
untranslatability {n} (property of being untranslatable; inability to be translated)  :: onvertaalbaarheid {f}
untranslatable {adj} (not able to be translated)  :: onvertaalbaar
untranslatableness {n} (property of being untranslatable; inability to be translated)  :: onvertaalbaarheid {f}
untranslated {adj} (not translated; in the original language)  :: onvertaald
untruism {n} (false statement) SEE: falsehood  ::
untrustworthy {adj} (not deserving of trust; unreliable)  :: onbetrouwbaar
ununbium {n} (chemical element)  :: ununbium {n}
ununennium {n} (chemical element)  :: ununennium {n}
ununhexium {n} (element with atomic number 116)  :: ununhexium {n}
ununoctium {n} (chemical element)  :: ununoctium {n}
ununpentium {n} (chemical element)  :: ununpentium {n}
ununquadium {n} (chemical element)  :: ununquadium {n}
ununseptium {n} (element with atomic number 117)  :: ununseptium {n}
ununtrium {n} (chemical element)  :: ununtrium {n}
unusual {adj} (unlike what is expected; differing in some way from the norm)  :: ongebruikelijk, ongewoon
unvariable {adj} (invariable) SEE: invariable  ::
unveil {v}  :: ontsluieren
unveil {v} (to reveal one's self)  :: blootstellen
unveil {v} (to uncover)  :: onthullen
unverifiable {adj} (Not capable of being verified, confirmed, checked or proven)  :: onnatrekbaar
unvisible {adj} (invisible) SEE: invisible  ::
unvisibly {adv} (invisibly) SEE: invisibly  ::
unvoiced {adj} (linguistics: voiceless) SEE: voiceless  ::
unvoluntary {adj} (involuntary) SEE: involuntary  ::
unwieldy {adj} (difficult to carry, handle, manage or operate)  :: log
unwillingly {adv} (in an unwilling manner)  :: met tegenzin
unwillingness {n} (property of being unwilling)  :: onwil {m}
unwind {v}  :: afwikkelen
unwise {adj} (not wise)  :: onverstandig
unwisely {adv} (in an unwise manner)  :: onverstandig
unwomanliness {n} (being unwomanly)  :: onvrouwelijkheid {f}
unwound {v} (past participle)  :: afgewikkeld
unwound {v} (past tense)  :: wikkelde af, wikkelden af
unwrinkled {adj} (wrinkle-free) SEE: wrinkle-free  ::
unwritten {adj} (not written)  :: ongeschreven
unwritten rule {n} (unspoken rule) SEE: unspoken rule  ::
up {adj} (available)  :: beschikbaar
up {adj} (awake)  :: op
up {adj} (erect)  :: stijf
up {adj} (facing upwards)  :: met ... omhoog
up {adj} (finished)  :: op
up {adj} (functional)  :: in orde, functioneel
up {adj} (in a good mood)  :: opgewekt
up {adj} (informed about)  :: mee
up {adj} (next)  :: aan, aan de beurt
up {adj} (ready, willing)  :: klaar, bereid
up {adj} (standing)  :: op
up {adv} (away from earth’s surface)  :: omhoog, opwaarts
up {adv} (completely, thoroughly)  :: ver-
up {adv} (higher in pitch)  :: omhoog
up {adv} (higher, louder)  :: omhoog
up {n} (direction opposed to the pull of gravity)  :: omhoog
up {prep} (further along)  :: langs
up {prep} (toward the top)  :: op, omhoog
up {v} (increase)  :: omhoogdraaien, verhogen, opschroeven
up {v} (promote)  :: promoveren
upblow {v} (blow up) SEE: blow up  ::
upblow {v} (inflate)  :: opblazen
upbreed {v} (to rear, or bring up; to nurse)  :: opvoeden
upbringing {n} (traits)  :: opvoeding
upcurl {v} (curl up)  :: krullen
update {n} (action of making something up to date)  :: bijwerking {f}
update {v} (to make something up to date)  :: bijwerken, op punt stellen
upend {v} (to destroy, invalidate)  :: onderuithalen
upend {v} (to end up; to set on end)  :: stop zetten, beëindigen
upend {v} (to tip or turn over)  :: omkiepen
up for grabs {adj} (available for anyone to obtain, claim, decide, or win)  :: te grabbel, vrij beschikbaar
upfront {adv} (attacker) SEE: attacker  ::
upfront {adv} (beforehand) SEE: beforehand  ::
upgrade {v}  :: upgraden
upgrow {v} (grow up)  :: opgroeien
uphold {v} (to support by approval or encouragement)  :: ondersteunen, staande houden
upholster {v} (fit padding etc. to furniture)  :: polsteren, bekleden
upholstery {n} (craft or business of upholstering furniture)  :: polsteren, bekleding {f}
upholstery {n} (materials so used)  :: polstering {f}, bekleding {f}
upkeep {n} (maintenance; the act or effort of keeping something in good repair)  :: onderhoud {n}
upland antshrike {n} (passerine bird)  :: Aroyo-mierklauwier
upload {v} (to transfer data)  :: uploaden
upon {prep} (at a prescribed point in time)  :: bij, op het moment van, (also op het moment dat, but this needs a verb etc.)
upon {prep} (being above and in contact with another)  :: op
upon {prep} (being directly supported by another)  :: op
upper {adj}  :: hoger
upper arm {n} (section of an arm)  :: bovenarm {m}, opperarm {m}
upper chamber {n} (upper house) SEE: upper house  ::
Upper Lusatian {prop} (Upper Sorbian) SEE: Upper Sorbian  ::
uppermost {adj} (at or nearest the top)  :: bovenst
uppity {adj} (Presumptuous, above oneself)  :: arrogant, hooghartig
upright {adj} (greater in height than breadth)  :: overeind, achter elkaar
upright {adj} (of good morals)  :: achter elkaar
upright {adj} (vertical; erect)  :: oprecht
upright bass {n} (instrument) SEE: double bass  ::
uprighteous {adj} (righteous) SEE: righteous  ::
uproar {n} (noisy excitement)  :: oproer
uproar {n}  :: ophef {m}
uproot {v} (eradicate) SEE: eradicate  ::
uproot {v} (extirpate) SEE: extirpate  ::
uprootedness {n} (quality of being uprooted)  :: ontworteling {f}
upsadaisy {interj} (an affectionate encouragement)  :: hupsakee, hup
upscale {adj} (marked by wealth or quality) SEE: high-class  ::
upset {adj} (angry, distressed, unhappy)  :: ontdaan, geschokt, van streek, overstuur
upset {adj} (of a stomach)  :: overstuur {f}, van streek
upset {n} (disturbance, disruption)  :: verstoring, verwarring
upset {n} (sports: unexpected victory of a competitor)  :: verassende nederlaag
upset {v} (disturb, disrupt, unfavorably alter)  :: verstoren, verwarren
upset {v} (make (a person) angry, distressed or unhappy)  :: van zijn stuk brengen, overstuur maken, verontrusten
upset {v} (tip, overturn)  :: omstoten, doen kapzeizen
upside down {adj} (inverted)  :: omgekeerd, op z'n kop
upside down {adv} (inverted)  :: ondersteboven
upsilon {n} (letter of the Greek alphabet)  :: upsilon {m} {f}, ypsilon {m} {f}
upstairs {adv} (up the stairs; on a higher floor or level)  :: boven
upstart {n} (newly rich or prominent)  :: nieuwkomeling {m}
upstream {adj} (Biology : towards the 5' end of a DNA molecule)  :: stroomopwaarts
upstream {adv} (against the flow)  :: stroomopwaarts
up to {prep} (against, next to, near, towards)  :: tot aan, naar
up to {prep} (as much as, no more than)  :: tot, tot en met, t/m
up to {prep} (capable of)  :: bereid, in staat
up to {prep} (doing; involved in)  :: bezig met
up to {prep} (mathematics: considering all members of an equivalence class the same)  :: op ... na
up to {prep} (the option or decision of)  :: aan
upwards {adv} (to a higher place)  :: opwaarts
upwards {adv} (to something superior)  :: hoger
up yours {interj} (exclamation of contempt) SEE: shove it up your ass  ::
ur- {prefix} (forming words with the sense of 'primitive')  :: oer-
Urals {prop} (Ural Mountains) SEE: Ural Mountains  ::
uranian {adj} (Uranian) SEE: Uranian  ::
uraninite {n} (form of uranium dioxide)  :: uraniniet
uranium {n} (uranium (element))  :: uranium {n}, uraan {n}
Uranus {prop} (god of the sky and heavens)  :: Uranus {m}
Uranus {prop} (planet)  :: Uranus {n}
urban {adj} (of the city; characteristic of city life)  :: stedelijk, urbaan, stads-
Urban {prop} (male given name)  :: Urbaan
urbanism {n} (urbanization) SEE: urbanization  ::
urbanity {n} (polished and courteous behavior)  :: steedsheid {f}
urban legend {n} (apocryphal story)  :: broodjeaapverhaal {n}, stadslegende
urban myth {n} (widely circulated story) SEE: urban legend  ::
urchin {n} (hedgehog)  :: egel {m}
urchin {n} (mischievous child)  :: bengel {m}
urchin {n} (street kid)  :: straatjongen {m}
Urdu {prop} (the Indo-Iranian language)  :: Urdu {n}
urea {n} (organic compound)  :: ureum {n}
urethra {n} (anatomical tube)  :: urinebuis {c}
urge {n} (a strong desire; an itch to do something)  :: drang {m}, aandrang {m}, aandrift {f}
urge {v}  :: aansporen
urge {v} (to press the mind or will of)  :: aansporen
urgent {adj} (requiring immediate attention)  :: dringend
Ur-Germanic {prop} (hypothetical prehistoric ancestor language)  :: Oergermaans {n}
Uriah {prop} (biblical character)  :: Uria {m}
uric acid {n} (bicyclic heterocyclic phenolic compound)  :: urinezuur
urinal {n} (appliance for male restrooms)  :: urinoir, pisbak
urinal {n} (vessel for holding urine)  :: urinaal {n}
urinary bladder {n} (urinary bladder)  :: blaas
urinary break {n} (a rest period during the focused activity for the purpose of urinating)  :: plaspauze {f}
urinate {v} (to pass urine from the body)  :: urineren, plassen
urine {n} (liquid excrement)  :: urine
urogenital {adj} (relating to the urinary and/or the genital systems) SEE: genitourinary  ::
urological {adj} (of or pertaining to urology) SEE: urologic  ::
urology {n} (branch of medicine dealing with urinary tract and urogenital system)  :: Urologie {f}
Ursa Major {prop} (large circumpolar constellation of the northern sky)  :: Grote Beer
Uruguay {prop} (country)  :: Uruguay
urushiol {n} (oil causing allergic rash)  :: urushiol {n}
us {pron} (objective case of "we")  :: ons
US {prop} (abbreviation of United States)  :: VS {m-p}
USA {prop} (United States of America)  :: VS, VSA [rare]
U.S.A. {prop} (USA) SEE: USA  ::
usability {n} (easiness of use in computing)  :: bruikbaarheid
usable {adj} (capable of being used)  :: bruikbaar
usage {n}  :: gebruik
USB port {n} (port for USB connection)  :: USB-poort {f}
use {n} (act of using)  :: gebruik {n}
use {n} (function)  :: functie {f}
use {n} (usefulness)  :: nut {n}
use {v} (employ, apply)  :: gebruiken
use {v} (used to) SEE: used to  ::
useable {adj} (usable) SEE: usable  ::
use a sledgehammer to crack a nut {v} (idiom)  :: men schiet niet met een kanon op een vlieg
used to {adj} (accustomed to)  :: gewend te
used to {v} (formerly and habitually or repeatedly)  :: use the past tense with an indication of time in the past such as voorheen or vroeger; I used to eat cheese - Vroeger at ik kaas
useful {adj} (having a practical or beneficial use)  :: nuttig, bruikbaar, dienstig
usefulness {n} (quality of being useful)  :: bruikbaarheid {f}
useless {adj} (without use or possibility to be used)  :: nutteloos, onbruikbaar
user {n} (one who uses drugs)  :: druggebruiker {m}
user {n} (one who uses something, a consumer)  :: gebruiker {m}, gebruikster {f}
user {n} (person who uses a computer)  :: gebruiker {m}, gebruikster {f}
user-friendliness {n} (quality of being user-friendly)  :: gebruikersvriendelijkheid, gebruiksvriendelijkheid
user-friendly {adj} (designed to be easy to use)  :: gebruikersvriendelijk, gebruiksvriendelijk
user interface {n} (the part of a software application that a user sees and interacts with)  :: gebruikersinterface {m}
username {n} (a person's identification on an individual computer system)  :: gebruikersnaam {m}
use up {v} (exhaust) SEE: exhaust  ::
ushanka {n} (a traditional Russian fur cap with earflaps)  :: oesjanka {f}
usher {n} (person who escorts people to their seats)  :: plaatsaanwijzer {m}
usher {v} (to accompany or escort)  :: begeleiden
usher {v} (to guide people to their seats)  :: aanwijzen
USSR {prop} (Union of Soviet Socialist Republics)  :: USSR {f}
Ussuriysk {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Oessoeriejsk
usual {adj} (most commonly occurring)  :: gewoon
usually {adv} (under normal conditions) SEE: normally  ::
Usun {prop} (Wusun) SEE: Wusun  ::
usurer {n} (one who loans money at exorbitant interest rates)  :: woekeraar {m}, woekeraarster {f}
usurp {v} (to seize power)  :: zich toeëigenen
usurper {n} (one who usurps)  :: usurpator {m}, machtsovernemer {m}
usury {n} (exorbitant rate of interest in excess of any legal rates)  :: woekerrente {f} {m}
usury {n} (practice of lending money at illegal or unfair rates)  :: woeker {m}
US Virgin Islands {prop} (Country in the Caribbean)  :: Amerikaanse Maagdeneilanden
utensil {n} (device for domestic use, in the kitchen, or in war)  :: gereedschap, gerei
utensil {n} (small implement specialized for certain types of processing)  :: benodigdheden {m-p}
uterine {adj} (of or pertaining to the uterus)  :: baarmoeder-
uterine tube {n} (Fallopian tube) SEE: Fallopian tube  ::
uterus {n} (womb) SEE: womb  ::
utilisation {n} (act of using)  :: gebruik {n}
utilisation {n} (manner of using)  :: gebruik {n}
utility {adj} (business: service provider)  :: voorziening {f}
utility {adj} (computing: software program with specific task)  :: hulpmiddel {n}, hulpprogramma {n}
utility {adj} (economics: ability of a commodity to satisfy needs or wants)  :: bruikbaarheid {f}
utility {adj} (something that is useful)  :: hulpmiddel {n}, handigs
utility {adj} (state or condition of being useful)  :: bruikbaarheid {f}, handigheid {f}
utilization {n} (utilization) SEE: utilisation  ::
utilize {v} (utilise) SEE: utilise  ::
utmost {adj} (Situated at the most distant limit)  :: uiterst
utmost {adj} (The most extreme, ultimate)  :: uiterst, hoogst
utmost {n} (maximum)  :: uiterste {n}
utopia {n} (world in perfect harmony)  :: utopie
utopian {adj} (ideal but often impractical; visionary)  :: utopisch
utopic {adj} (utopian) SEE: utopian  ::
Utrecht {prop} (city in the Netherlands)  :: Utrecht {n}
Utrecht {prop} (province of the Netherlands)  :: Utrecht {n}
Utsunomiya {prop} (a city of Japan)  :: Utsunomiya, Oetsoenomia
utter {adj} (absolute)  :: uiten
utter {v} (make a noise)  :: produceren, voortbrengen
utter {v} (make speech sounds)  :: uiten
utter {v} (say)  :: zeggen, uiten, uitbrengen
utter {v} (use the voice)  :: uiten
utterance {n} (an act of uttering)  :: uiting {f}, taaluiting {f}
utterly {adv} (in complete manner) SEE: completely  ::
U-turn {n}  :: rechtsomkeert, draai van 180 graden
uvula {n} (appendage that hangs from the palate)  :: huig
Uzbek {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Uzbekistan, its people or language)  :: Oesbeeks
Uzbek {n} (person)  :: Oezbeek
Uzbek {prop} (language)  :: Oezbeeks {n}
Uzbekistan {prop} (Republic of Uzbekistan)  :: Oezbekistan
Uzhgorod {prop} (Uzhhorod) SEE: Uzhhorod  ::