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{prop} (Norse mythological figure)  ::
VAT {n} (value-added tax)  :: BTW
VE Day {prop} (Victory in Europe day)  :: Bevrijdingsdag
VIP {n} (abbreviation: very important person)  :: vip {m}
Valais {prop} (A canton)  :: Kanton Wallis
Valencian {prop} (person from Valencia)  :: Valenciaan {m}, Valenciaanse {f}
Valenciennes {prop} (town)  :: Valencijn
Valentine {n} (male given name)  :: Valentijn {m}, Valentinus {m}
Valentine's Day {prop} (Saint Valentine's Day)  :: valentijnsdag
Valhalla {prop} (in Norse mythology, the home of warriors slain gloriously in battle)  :: Walhalla {n}
Valletta {prop} (capital of Malta)  :: Valletta {n}
Van Gogh {prop} (van Gogh)  :: van Gogh
Vancouver {prop} (city)  :: Vancouver
Vanuatu {prop} (Republic of Vanuatu)  :: Vanuatu
Varangian {n} (member of a Scandinavian tribe)  :: Varjaag
Varsovian {adj} (of, from or relating to Warsaw)  :: Warschauer, Warschaus
Varsovian {n} (someone from Warsaw)  :: Warschauer {m}
Vasconic {prop}  :: Vasconisch, Vascoons
Vatican City {prop} (State of the Vatican City)  :: Vaticaanstad {f}, het Vaticaan {n}
Velcro {prop} (fastener)  :: velcro, klittenband
Vendémiaire {prop} (the first month of the French Republican Calendar)  :: vendémiaire {m}, wijnmaand {f}
Venetian {adj} (relating to Venice)  :: Venetiaans
Venetian {n} (inhabitant of Venice)  :: Venetiaan {m}, Venetiaanse {f}
Venezuela {prop} (country)  :: Venezuela
Venezuelan {n} (person from Venezuela or of Venezuelan descent)  :: Venezolaan {m}, Venezolaanse {f}
Venice {prop} (city and province in Italy)  :: Venetië
Venn diagram {n} (diagram representing sets by circles)  :: venndiagram {n}
Ventôse {prop} (the sixth month of the French Republican Calendar)  :: ventôse {m}, windmaand {f}
Venus {prop} (planet)  :: Venus
Venus {prop} (goddess)  :: Venus
Verner alternation {n} (Alternation between consonants in the Germanic languages)  :: grammatische wisseling {f}
Verner's law {prop} (sound law describing the voicing of voiceless fricatives in early Proto-Germanic)  :: wet van Verner {f}
Vespasian {prop} (Roman cognomen)  :: Vespasianus
Vesuvius {prop} (volcano in Italy)  :: Vesuvius
Victor {prop} (male given name)  :: Viktor, Victor
Victoria {prop} (Lake Victoria)  :: Victoriameer
Victory Day {n} (a day to commemorate victories in important battles or wars in the countries' history)  :: Dag van de Overwinning
Vienna {prop} (capital of Austria)  :: Wenen
Viennese oyster {n} (sex position)  :: Weense oester {f}
Vietnam {prop} (country in Southeast Asia)  :: Vietnam
Vietnamese {adj} (of or pertaining to Vietnam)  :: Vietnamees
Vietnamese {n} (Vietnamese person)  :: Vietnamees {m}, Vietnamese {f}
Vietnamese {prop} (language)  :: Vietnamees
Viking {n} (One of the Scandinavian seafaring warriors)  :: viking {m}
Vilnius {prop} (capital of Lithuania)  :: Vilnius {n}
Vincent {prop} (male given name)  :: Vincent
Virgil {prop} (Roman writer)  :: Vergilius {m}
Virgin {prop} (Mary, the mother of Jesus)  :: Maagd {f}
Virgin {prop} (constellation or star sign)  :: Maagd {f}
Virgin Mary {prop} (mother of Christ)  :: Maagd Maria {f}
Virginia {prop} (state)  :: [archaic] Virginië {f}
Virgo {prop} (constellation)  :: Maagd {f}
Virgo {prop} (astrological sign)  :: Maagd {f}
Virgo {n} (Someone with a Virgo star sign)  :: maagd
Virgo Supercluster {prop} (Local Supercluster)  :: Virgosupercluster
Visean {prop} (A subdivision of the Carboniferous period)  :: Viséen
Vishnu {prop} (the god)  :: Vishnoe
Vistula {prop} (Polish river)  :: Wijsel
Vladika {n} (historical ruler of Montenegro)  :: Vladika {m}
Vladimir {prop} (male given name)  :: Wladimir
Vladimir {prop} (Russian city)  :: Vladimir
Vladivostok {prop} (seaport in Russia)  :: Vladivostok
Vlax Romani {prop} (Vlax Romani)  :: Vlach Romani, Vlax Romani
Völuspá {prop} (first book of the Poetic Edda)  :: Völuspá
Vänern {prop} (Swedish lake)  :: Vänermeer
Volapük {prop} (language)  :: Volapük {n}
Volga {prop} (longest river in Europe, flowing to the Caspian Sea)  :: Wolga
Vormsi {prop} (fourth largest island in Estonia)  :: Vormsi
Vosges {prop} (mountain range in France)  :: Vogezen {p}
Votic {prop} (language)  :: Wotisch {n}
Vuelta a España {prop} (annual cycling race in Spain)  :: Ronde van Spanje {f}
Vulgar Latin {prop} (the Latin language as spoken by people)  :: Vulgair Latijn {n}
Vulpecula {prop} (autumn constellation)  :: Vosje
vacancy {n} (unoccupied position)  :: vacature {f}
vacant {adj} (not occupied)  :: leeg
vacation {n} (holiday, period of leisure time)  :: vakantie {f}
vacation {v} (to spend or take a vacation)  :: op vakantie gaan
vacationer {n} (someone who is on vacation) SEE: holiday-maker  ::
vaccinate {v} (treat with a vaccine)  :: inenten
vaccination {n} (inoculation with a vaccine)  :: vaccinatie {f}, inenting {f}
vaccination mark {n} (a scar left on the skin by vaccination)  :: vaccinatielitteken
vaccine {n} (substance meant to stimulate production of antibodies)  :: vaccin {n}
vacillate {v} (to sway unsteadily from one side to the other)  :: wankelen
vacillate {v} (to swing from one course of action or opinion to another)  :: weifelen
vacuüm {n} (vacuum) SEE: vacuum  ::
vacuole {n} (large membrane-bound vesicle)  :: vacuole {f}
vacuous {adj} (lacking meaningful content)  :: nietszeggend
vacuum {n} (region of space that contains no matter)  :: vacuüm {n}
vacuum {v} (transitive: to clean with a vacuum cleaner)  :: stofzuigen
vacuum {v} (intransitive: to use a vacuum cleaner)  :: stofzuigen
vacuum {n} (vacuum cleaner) SEE: vacuum cleaner  ::
vacuum cleaner {n} (machine for cleaning)  :: stofzuiger {m}
vacuum tube {n} (electrical device)  :: elektronenbuis {c}, radiobuis {c}, vacuümbuis {c}
vacuum-clean {v} (to clean with a vacuum cleaner)  :: stofzuigen
vagabond {n} (a bum, a hobo, a tramp, a homeless person)  :: vagebond {m}
vagabond {n}  :: vagebond {m} , zwerver {m}
vagary {n} (An erratic, unpredictable occurrence or action)  :: wispelturigheid
vagary {n} (An impulsive or illogical desire; a caprice)  :: gril,nuk
vagina {n} (anatomical sense)  :: vagina {f}, schede {f} [never used]
vagina {n} (vulva) SEE: vulva  ::
vaginal {adj} (of the vagina)  :: vaginaal
vaginal flatulence {n} (emission or expulsion of air from the vagina)  :: [vulgar] kutscheet {f}
vagrancy {n} (being a vagrant)  :: landloperij
vagrant {n} (person without a home or job)  :: vagebond {m}, zwerver {m}, dakloze {m}
vagrant {n} (wanderer)  :: zwerver {m}
vagrant {n} (ornithology: bird outside of its range)  :: dwaalgast {m}
vague {adj} (not clearly expressed)  :: vaag
vague {adj} (not having a precise meaning)  :: vaag
vague {adj}  :: vaag
vaguely {adv} (in a vague manner)  :: vaag
vaguery {n} (vagaries) SEE: vagary  ::
vain {adj} (overly proud of one's appearance)  :: ijdel
vain {adj} (pointless, futile)  :: nutteloos, tevergeefs
vainglorious {adj} (with excessive vanity or unwarranted pride)  :: verwaand
vair {n} (heraldic fur)  :: vaar, vair
vale of tears {n} (a symbolic valley of tears)  :: tranendal {n}
valedictorian {n} (farewell speech giver)  :: de student die spreekt tijdens de afsluitceremonie
valedictorian {n} (no 1 student)  :: klas eerste
valence electron {n} (electron in the outermost shell of an atom)  :: valentie-elektron {n}
valet {n} (a female chaperone who accompanies a man)  :: gezelschapsdame {f}
valet-de-chambre {n} (valet) SEE: valet  ::
valiant {adj} (showing courage or determination)  :: dapper, moedig, [poetic] stout, heldhaftig
valid {adj} (acceptable, proper or correct)  :: geldig
validate {v} (render valid)  :: valideren
validate {v} (check the validity of)  :: valideren
validation {n} (the act of validating something)  :: validering {f}
validity {n} (the state of being valid, authentic or genuine)  :: geldigheid {f}
valkyrie {n} (any of the female attendants, or handmaidens of Odin)  :: walkure {f}
valley {n} (elongated depression between hills or mountains)  :: vallei {c}, dal {n}
valor {n} (value, worth) SEE: value  ::
valor {n} (strength of mind in regard to danger) SEE: valour  ::
valour {n} (value) SEE: value  ::
valour {n} (strength of mind in regard to danger)  :: heldhaftigheid
valuable {adj} (having a great value)  :: waardevol
value {n} (quality (positive or negative) that renders something desirable or valuable)  :: waarde {f}
value {n} (degree of importance given to something)  :: belang
value {n} (amount (of money, goods or services) that is considered to be a fair equivalent for something else)  :: waarde
value {n} (numerical quantity measured or assigned or computed)  :: waarde
value {n} (ideal accepted by some individual or group)  :: waarde
value {n}  :: waarde
value added tax {n} (tax levied on added value of an exchange)  :: omzetbelasting {f}, belasting (op de) toegevoegde waarde {f}
valve {n} (device that controls flow of gas or fluid)  :: ventiel
valve {n} (vacuum tube) SEE: vacuum tube  ::
vampire {n} (mythological creature)  :: vampier {m}
vampiress {n} (female vampire)  :: vampirella {f}
vampirism {n} (extortion) SEE: extortion  ::
van {n} (a (covered) vehicle used for carrying goods)  :: bestelwagen {m}
van {n} (enclosed railway vehicle)  :: rijtuig {n}, wagon {m}
van {n} (shortened form of vanguard)  :: voorhoede {f}
van der Waals force {n} (weak attraction)  :: van der Waalskracht
vanadinite {n} (mineral)  :: vanadiniet
vanadium {n} (chemical element)  :: vanadium {n}
vandal {n} (person who destroys or damages property)  :: vandaal {m} {f}
vandalism {n} (needless damage or destruction of property)  :: vandalisme {n}
vane {n} (weather vane) SEE: weather vane  ::
vanguard {n} (leading units of an army)  :: voorhoede
vanguard {n} (forefront of any group or movement)  :: voorhoede
vanilla {n} (flavor)  :: vanille
vanilla {adj} (of vanilla)  :: vanille-
vanish {v} (become invisible or to move out of view unnoticed)  :: verdwijnen
vanishment {n} (disappearance) SEE: disappearance  ::
vanity {n} (excessive pride)  :: ijdelheid {f}
vanquish {v} (to defeat, to overcome)  :: overwinnen, verslaan
vantage {n} (advantage)  :: voordeel
vantage {n} (place or position affording a good view; a vantage point)  :: bevoorrechte positie
vapor {n} (the gaseous state of a substance that is normally a solid or liquid)  :: damp {m}
vapor {n}  :: damp {m}
vapor {n} (steam) SEE: steam  ::
vapour {n} (vapor) SEE: vapor  ::
vapour {n} (steam) SEE: steam  ::
variable {adj} (able to vary)  :: veranderlijk, variabel, regelbaar
variable {adj} (likely to vary)  :: veranderlijk, variabel, schommelend, wisselend, onbestendig
variable {adj} (marked by diversity or difference)  :: veranderlijk, variabel, schommelend, wisselend, onbestendig
variable {adj} (mathematics: having no fixed quantitative value)  :: veranderlijk, variabel
variable {n} (something that is variable)  :: variabele {m} {f}, veranderlijke {m} {f}
variable {n} (something whose value may be dictated or discovered)  :: veranderlijke {m} {f}, variabele {m} {f}, variabele waarde {f}
variable {n} (mathematics: a quantity that may assume any one of a set of values)  :: variabele {m} {f}, veranderlijke {m} {f}
variable {n} (mathematics: a symbol representing a variable)  :: variabel {m} {f}, veranderlijk {m} {f}
variable {n} (computing: a named mutable piece of storage)  :: variabele {m} {f}
variable antshrike {n} (Thamnophilus caerulescens)  :: grijskap-mierklauwier
variance {n} (act of varying or the state of being variable)  :: afwijkend
variance {n} (difference between what is expected and what happens)  :: onverwacht
variance {n} (state of differing or being in conflict)  :: contradictorisch
variance {n} (discrepancy, especially between two legal documents)  :: tegenspraak
variance {n} (second central moment in probability (statistics))  :: variantie
variant {adj} (variable) SEE: variable  ::
variant {adj} (showing variety, diverse)  :: gevariëerd, verscheiden
variant {adj} (showing deviation or disagreement)  :: afwijkend
variant {n} (something slightly different)  :: variant
variant {n} (genetics: different sequence of a gene)  :: variant
variation {n} (the act or state of varying)  :: afwisseling {f}, variatie {f}, verandering {f}
variation {n} (related but distinct thing)  :: variant {m} {f}
variation {n} ((board games) a line of play that differs from the original)  :: variant {m} {f}
variation {n} (a musical technique based on an altered repetition of a theme)  :: variatie {f}
varicella {n}  :: waterpokken, wijnpokken, windpokken, varicella
varicose {adj} (abnormally swollen)  :: gezwollen
variegated {adj} (streaked or spotted with a variety of colours)  :: bont
variety {n} (variation of something)  :: verscheidenheid {f}
variety {n} (linguistics: term used for a specific form of a language)  :: variëteit {f}
various {adj} (an eclectic range of)  :: verscheiden, uiteenlopend, divers
varlet {n} (a youth acting as a knight's attendant at the beginning of his training for knighthood)  :: schildknaap, page
varlet {n} (the jack)  :: boer
varnish {n}  :: vernis {m}, lak {m}
varnish {v}  :: vernissen, lakken
varsity {n} (university) SEE: university  ::
vary {v} (to change something with time or a similar parameter)  :: variëren
vary {v} (not to remain constant)  :: variëren
vary {v} (to display difference)  :: variëren
vary {v} (to institute a change in) SEE: modify  ::
vas deferens {n} (vas deferens)  :: zaadleider
vase {n} (container used mainly for displaying flowers)  :: vaas {f}
vasectomy {n} (male sterilization)  :: vasectomie {f}
vasodilation {n} (dilation of the blood vessels)  :: vaatverwijding
vassal {n} (grantee of a fief)  :: vazal {m}
vast {adj} (very large or wide (literally or figuratively))  :: enorm
vault {n} (arched masonry structure)  :: gewelf
vault {n} (figuratively: anything resembling a vault)  :: welving
vault {n} (underground storeroom)  :: kelder; wijnkelder [wines]
vault {n} (secure area for valuables)  :: kluis [bank]
vault {n} (a jump)  :: sprong met stok en handensteun; polsstoksprong
vault {n} (crypt) SEE: crypt  ::
vaulting {n} (gymnastics on horseback)  :: voltige {f}
vaulting box {n} (layered wooden box)  :: plint {f}, kast {f}
vaunt {v} (speak boastfully) SEE: boast  ::
veal {n} (flesh of a calf)  :: kalfsvlees {n}
vector {n} (directed quantity)  :: vector {m}
vector {n} (aviation: chosen course or direction for motion)  :: koers {f}
vector field {n} (construction)  :: vectorveld
vector product {n} (vector with size given by the product of two vectors)  :: kruisproduct {n}
vegan {adj} (relating to vegans or veganism)  :: veganistisch
vegan {n} (supporter of veganism)  :: veganist {m}, veganiste {f}
veganism {n} (Eating neither meat nor other animal products)  :: veganisme {n}
vegetable {n} (any plant)  :: gewas {n}, plant {m} {f}
vegetable {n} (a plant raised for some edible part of it)  :: groente {f}, gewas {n}
vegetable {n} (a person whose brain has been damaged)  :: plant {m}
vegetable {adj} (of or relating to plants)  :: planten-, plantaardig
vegetable {adj} (of or relating to vegetables)  :: groente-
vegetable garden {n} (vegetable garden)  :: moestuin {m}, groentetuin {m}
vegetable lamb {n} (legendary plant believed to grow sheep from its branches)  :: barometz {n}, plantaardige lam van Tartarije {n}
vegetable oil {n} (oil produced from plants)  :: plantenolie {f}, plantaardige olie {f}
vegetable soup {n} (soup made from mixed vegetables)  :: groentesoep {m} {f}
vegetarian {n} (person who does not eat any animal flesh)  :: vegetariër {m}
vegetarian {n} (plant-eating animal)  :: herbivoor {m}
vegetarian {adj} (relating to the type of diet eaten by vegetarians)  :: vegetarisch
vegetarianism {n} (practice of following a vegetarian diet)  :: vegetarisme {n}
vehement {adj} (showing strong feelings; passionate; forceful or intense)  :: fel, heftig, hartstochtelijk
vehicle {n} (conveyance)  :: voertuig {n}
vehicle {n} (medium)  :: voertuig {n}
veil {n} (covering for a person or thing)  :: sluier {m}
veil {n}  :: sluier {m}
vein {n} (blood vessel)  :: ader {m}
vein {n} (thickened portion of a leaf)  :: nerf
veisalgia {n} (unpleasant after-effects of the consumption of alcohol) SEE: hangover  ::
velar {n} (a sound articulated at the soft palate)  :: velaar {m}
veld {n} (pasture land)  :: veld {n}, grasland {n}
velocity {n} (vector quantity)  :: snelheid {f}
velocity {n} (rapidity of motion)  :: snelheid
velocity {n}  :: snelheid {f}
velodrome {n} (arena for bicycle racing)  :: velodroom {n}, wielerbaan {f}
velvet {n} (fabric)  :: fluweel
velvet scoter {n} (Melanitta fusca)  :: grote zee-eend
velvet spider {n} (spider of the family Eresidae)  :: koepelspin {f}
venal {adj} (willing to take bribes)  :: omkoopbaar
vend {v} (sell)  :: verkopen
vendace {n} (Coregonus albula)  :: kleine marene
vendetta {n} (bitter, destructive feud in which each injury is revenged)  :: vete {f} {m}, vendetta {f} {m}, bloedwraak {f} {m}
vending machine {n} (machine that dispenses merchandise)  :: verkoopautomaat
vendor {n} (A person or a company that vends or sells)  :: leverancier {m} {f}
veneer {n} (thin covering of fine wood)  :: fineer {n}
venereal disease {n} (contagious disease spread through sexual intercourse)  :: geslachtsziekte {f}
venereal disease {n} (disease contracted through sexual contact) SEE: sexually transmitted disease  ::
vengeance {n} (revenge taken for an insult, injury, or other wrong)  :: vendetta, vergelding, wraak
vengeful {adj} (wanting vengeance)  :: wraakzuchtig
venom {n} (poison carried by animal)  :: gif {n}, venijn {n}
venomous {adj}  :: giftig, venijnig
vent {v} (to express a strong emotion)  :: ventileren
vent one's spleen {v} (to openly express pent-up anger)  :: zijn/haar hart luchten
ventilate {v} (To replace stale or noxious air with fresh)  :: verluchtigen
ventilate {v} (To circulate air through a building, etc.)  :: verluchtigen
ventilator {n} (device that circulates fresh air and expels stale or noxious air)  :: ventilator {m}
ventilator {n} (respirator) SEE: respirator  ::
ventral fin {n} (fin below pectoral fin) SEE: pelvic fin  ::
ventricle {n} (one of two lower chambers of the heart)  :: hartkamer {f}, ventrikel {n}
ventriloquism {n} (art of projecting one's voice so that it appears to come from another source)  :: buikspreken {}, ventriloquisme
ventriloquist {n} (a person who practices ventriloquism)  :: buikspreker {m}
venture {n} (A risky or daring undertaking or journey)  :: risicovolle onderneming of reis
venture {v} (to risk)  :: riskeren, wagen
venturi {n} (throat of a carburetor) SEE: throat  ::
verb {n} ((grammar) a word that indicates an action, event, or a state)  :: werkwoord {n}
verbal {adj} (of, or relating to words)  :: verbaal
verbal {adj} (expressly spoken or written, as opposed to implied)  :: letterlijk
verbal {adj} (derived from, or having the nature of a verb)  :: werkwoordelijk
verbal {adj} (spoken and not written; oral)  :: mondeling
verbal noun {n} (grammar: noun that is morphologically related to a verb and has similar meaning)  :: verbaal substantief {n}, verbale zelfstandig naamwoord {n}
verbena {n} (a genus of herbaceous plants)  :: ijzerhard {m}, ijzerkruid {n}
verbiage {n} (overabundance of words)  :: woordenvloed
verbose {adj} (abounding in words)  :: verbeus
verdant {adj} (green)  :: groen {n}
verdant {adj} (abundant in verdure)  :: weelderig {n}
verdant {adj} (fresh)  :: vers {n}, fris {n}
verdant {adj} (inexperienced)  :: onervaren
verdict {n} (decision on an issue of fact in a civil or criminal case or an inquest)  :: uitspraak
verdict {n} (opinion or judgement)  :: oordeel
verge {n} (rod or staff of office)  :: roede {f}{m}, staf {m}
verge {v} (to come very close)  :: grenzen aan
verification {n} (math: verification of an equation)  :: verificatie, bewijs
verisimilitude {n} (property of seeming true)  :: waarschijnlijkheid
verisimilitude {n} (statement which merely appears to be true)  :: schijnwaarheid, gelijkenis met de werkelijkheid
verlan {n} (type of backslang used in French)  :: verlan {n}
vermicelli {n} (long, slender pasta)  :: vermicelli
vermin {n} (Any one of various common types of small insects or animals which cause harm and annoyance)  :: ongedierte {n}
vernacular {n} (national language)  :: landstaal, volkstaal {f}, ambtstaal {f}
vernacular {n} (everyday speech)  :: volkstaal {f}, omgangstaal {f}, volksmond {m}, spreektaal {f}
vernacular {n} ((christianity) indigenous language of a people)  :: volkstaal {f}, stamtaal {f}
vernal {adj} (pertaining to spring)  :: lente-, voorjaars-
vernier caliper {n} (measuring instrument)  :: schuifmaat {f}
versatile {adj} (capable of doing many things competently)  :: veelzijdig, pluriform
versatile {adj} (having varied uses or many functions)  :: veelzijdig, handig, multiverseel
versatile {adj} (changeable or inconstant)  :: grillig, veranderlijk, onstabiel, versatiel, wispelturig, capricieus
versatile {adj} (biology: capable of moving freely in all directions)  :: wendbaar
verse {n} (poetic form with regular meter and a fixed rhyme scheme)  :: vers {n}
verse {n} (one of several similar units of a song, consisting of several lines, generally rhymed)  :: couplet {n}
verse {n} (a small section of the Bible)  :: vers {n}
verst {n} (unit of length)  :: werst {f}
versus {prep} (in opposition to)  :: tegen
vert {n} (colour)  :: sinopel
vert {adj} (of green colour)  :: groen
vertebra {n} (any of the small bones which make up the backbone)  :: wervel {m}, rugwervel {m}, ruggengraatswervel {m}
vertebral column {n} (vertebral column)  :: wervelkolom {m}
vertebrate {adj} (having a backbone)  :: gewerveld
vertebrate {n} (an animal having a backbone)  :: gewervelde, werveldier {n}, vertebraat {m}
vertex {n} (highest point)  :: toppunt
vertex {n} (geometry: corner of a polygon or polyhedron)  :: hoek
vertex {n} (element of a graph)  :: knoop
vertical {adj} (being perpendicular to horizontal)  :: verticaal
very {adj} (the same; identical)  :: zelfde, dezelfde, hetzelfde
very {adv} (to a high degree)  :: zeer, heel, erg
very {adv} (true, truly)  :: echt, uiterst
very much {adv} (indeed) SEE: indeed  ::
vessel {n} (craft)  :: vaartuig {n}
vessel {n} (container)  :: vat {n}, hulsel {n}
vessel {n} (tube or canal that carries fluid in an animal or plant)  :: vat {n}
vestiary {n} (dressing room or stroreroom for clothes) SEE: vestry  ::
vestibule {n} (a passage, hall or room)  :: vestibule {m}
vestige {n} (mark of the foot left on the earth; a track or footstep; a trace; a sign)  :: spoor {n}, teken {n}
vestige {n}  :: overblijfsel {n}
vestigial {adj} (pertaining to a vestige)  :: overblijvend
vestigial {adj} (not fully developed)  :: onderontwikkeld
vestment {n} (clothing) SEE: clothing  ::
vestry {n} (room in a church)  :: sacristie {f}
vet {n} (short form of veteran)  :: veteraan {m}
vet {v} (check or investigate particularly)  :: controleren, checken
vet {n} (veterinarian) SEE: veterinarian  ::
vetch {n} (any of several leguminous plants)  :: wikke
veteran {n} (person with long experience)  :: veteraan {m}
veteran {n} (old soldier)  :: veteraan {m}, oud-strijder {m}
veteran {adj} (with long experience)  :: ervaren
veteran {adj} (related to former members of armed forces)  :: veteranen-
veterinarian {n} (doctor who treats animals)  :: dierenarts {m}, veterinair {m}
veterinary {n} (veterinarian) SEE: veterinarian  ::
veterinary medicine {n} (branch of medicine that deals with animals)  :: diergeneeskunde {f}
veterinary science {n} (veterinary medicine) SEE: veterinary medicine  ::
veterinary surgeon {n} (veterinarian) SEE: veterinarian  ::
veto {n} (political right)  :: veto
vex {v} (to annoy)  :: ergeren
vex {v} (to distress; to cause mental suffering)  :: kwellen
vexation {n} (act of annoying, vexing or irritating)  :: ergernis
vexatious {adj} (causing vexation)  :: vexatoir
vexatious {adj} (full of trouble or disquiet)  :: ergerlijk
vexillologist {n} (one who studies flags)  :: vexilloloog {m}
vexillology {n} (study of flags)  :: vexillologie {f}
vexillum {n} (sign of the cross) SEE: sign of the cross  ::
via {prep} (by way of)  :: via, langs
via {prep} (by (means of); using (a medium))  :: via, per
viable {adj} (able to live on its own)  :: levensvatbaar
viable {adj} (possible)  :: uitvoerbaar
viaduct {n} (bridge with several spans that carries road or rail traffic over a valley)  :: viaduct {n} {m}
vial {n} (a phial)  :: fiool {m} {f}
viaticum {n} (Eucharist)  :: viaticum
vibe {n} (vibration)  :: vibraties
vibe {n} (atmosphere or aura of a person or place as communicated to and felt by others)  :: vibraties
vibrant {adj} (pulsing with energy or activity)  :: energiek
vibrant {adj} (lively and vigorous)  :: levendig, kwiek
vibraphone {n} (percussion instrument)  :: vibrafoon
vibrate {v} (to move with small movements rapidly)  :: trillen
vibrato {n} (Musical effect or technique)  :: vibrato {n}
vicar {n} (lower-ranking priest)  :: pastoor {m}
vicar {n}  :: pastoor {m}
vicarious {adj} (experienced or gained by the loss or to the consequence of another)  :: indirect, overgedragen
vicarious {adj} (done on behalf of others)  :: plaatsvervangend
vicarious embarrassment {n} (embarrassment felt for someone else)  :: plaatsvervangende schaamte {f}
vice {n} (bad habit)  :: ondeugd {f}, verdorvenheid {f}, zonde {f}
vice {n} (screw apparatus) SEE: vise  ::
vice president {n} (deputy to a president)  :: vicepresident {m}, vicevoorzitter {m}
vice squad {n} (police section specialized in vice crimes)  :: zedenbrigade
vice versa {adv} (the other way round)  :: vice versa, omgekeerd
viceroy {n} (governor of a country)  :: onderkoning {m}
vicinity {n} (proximity, or the state of being near)  :: nabijheid
vicinity {n} (neighbourhood, or the nearby region)  :: buurt, omgeving
vicinity {n} (approximate size or amount)  :: schatting
vicious circle {n} (situation in which the solution to a problem creates another problem)  :: vicieuze cirkel {m}; duivelskring {m}
vicissitude {n} (regular change or succession from one thing to another)  :: onbestendigheid
vicissitude {n} (a change, especially in one's life or fortunes)  :: wisselvalligheid
victim {n} (a living creature which is slain and offered as human or animal sacrifice)  :: slachtoffer {n}
victim {n} (anyone who is harmed by another)  :: slachtoffer {n}
victim {n} (an aggrieved or disadvantaged party in a crime)  :: slachtoffer {n}
victim {n} (a person who suffers any other injury, loss, or damage as a result of a voluntary undertaking)  :: slachtoffer {n}
victim {n} (an unfortunate person who suffers from a disaster or other adverse circumstance)  :: slachtoffer {n}
victim {n} ((narratology) a character who is conquered or manipulated by a villain)  :: slachtoffer {n}
victimless {adj} (without a victim)  :: slachtofferloos
victory {n} (an instance of having won a competition or battle)  :: overwinning {f}, zege {f}
vicuna {n} (vicuna)  :: vicuña {m}
video {n} (television show, movie)  :: televisie {f}, televisieshow {m}, film {m}
video {n} (motion picture stored on VHS)  :: video
video {n} (VHS)  :: video, videocassette {f}
video card {n} (display adapter)  :: grafische kaart {c}, videokaart {c}
video game {n} (game controlled by a software)  :: videospel {n}, videospelletje {n}, game {m}
video game console {n} (dedicated electronic device that is designed to play video games)  :: spelcomputer {m} {f}, spelconsole
videocassette {n} (cassette containing recorded videotape)  :: videocassette {f}
videocracy {n} (power of image over society)  :: videocratie {f}
vie {v} (To rival; to struggle for superiority; to compete)  :: wedijveren
view {n} (seeing)  :: zicht {n}, beeld {n}
view {n} (range of vision)  :: zicht {n}
view {n} (something to look at)  :: zicht, uitzicht {n}
view {n} (picture)  :: beeld {n}, afbeelding
view {n} (mental image)  :: zicht {n}, overzicht {n}, visie {f}
view {n} (way of understanding)  :: opvatting, visie {f}
view {n} (point of view)  :: mening {f}, visie {f}
view {n} (intention)  :: bedoeling {f}, vooruitzicht {n}
view {n} (computing: logical table in database)  :: view {c}
view {n} (computing: user interface part of program)  :: view {c}, beeld {n}
view {v} (to look at)  :: bekijken, kijken naar
viewer {n} (someone who views a spectacle)  :: kijker {m}
viewer {n} (someone who watches television)  :: kijker
vigil {n} (keeping awake)  :: waak, wake
vigilance {n} (Alert watchfulness)  :: waaksheid {f}, waakzaamheid {f}
vigilance {n} (Close and continuous attention)  :: waaksheid {f}, waakzaamheid {f}
vigilante {n} (person who considers it their responsibility to summarily uphold the law)  :: lid van een waakzaamheidscomité, verontruste burger
vigorous {adj} (physically strong and active)  :: krachtig, sterk
vigorously {adv} (with intense energy)  :: vinnig, krachtig
vile {adj} (morally low)  :: verachtelijk
vileness {n} (the state of being vile)  :: misselijkheid {f}
vilify {v} (say defamatory things about; to speak ill of)  :: verguizen
vilify {v} (denounce, belittle through speech)  :: kleineren
vilipend {v} (despise)  :: verachten
village {n} (a rural habitation of size between a hamlet and a town)  :: dorp {n}
village idiot {n} (person widely known in their community for their stupidity and ignorant behaviour)  :: dorpsgek {m}
villager {n} (person who lives in, or comes from, a village)  :: dorpsbewoner {m}, dorpeling {m}, dorper {m}
villain {n} (scoundrel)  :: schurk {m}, slechterik {m}
villain {n} (bad person in a stage or screen play)  :: slechterik {m}
vindicate {v} (to clear from an accusation, suspicion or criticism)  :: vrijspreken, blaam zuiveren
vindicate {v} (to justify by providing evidence)  :: rechtvaardigen
vindicate {v} (to maintain or defend a cause against opposition)  :: verdedigen
vindicate {v} (to provide justification)  :: verantwoorden
vindicate {v} (to claim)  :: opeisen, doen gelden
vindication {n} (the act of vindicating)  :: rechtvaardiging
vindication {n} (justification of a claim or belief)  :: bewijs
vindictive {adj} (having a tendency to seek revenge)  :: rancuneus, wraakzuchtig
vine {n} (climbing plant that produces grapes)  :: wijnstok {m}
vinegar {n} (condiment)  :: azijn {m}
vineyard {n} (grape plantation)  :: wijngaard {m}
vintage {n} (yield of grapes during one season)  :: wijnoogst
vintage {n} (wine identified by year and vineyard)  :: wijnjaar
vintage {n} (year or place something is produced)  :: wijnoogst, cru
vintage {adj} (having an enduring appeal; classic)  :: klassiek
vintner {n} (manufacturer of wine)  :: wijnboer {m}, wijndruiventeler {m}, wijngaardenier {m}
viol {n} (stringed instrument)  :: viola da gamba
viola {n} (music: stringed instrument of the violin family)  :: altviool
viola {n}  :: altviool
viola da gamba {n} (viol) SEE: viol  ::
violate {v} (to break or fail to act by rules)  :: schenden
violation {n} (act or instance of violating)  :: overtreding {f}, schending {f}
violence {n} (extreme force)  :: geweld
violence {n} (action intended to cause destruction, pain or suffering)  :: geweld {n}
violence {n} (widespread fighting)  :: geweld {n}
violence {n}  :: geweld {n}
violent {adj} (involving physical conflict)  :: gewelddadig
violent {adj} (likely to use physical force)  :: gewelddadig
violent {adj}  :: hevig
violently {adv} (in a violent manner)  :: gewelddadig
violet {n} (colour)  :: violet
violet {n} (plant)  :: viool, viooltje [more commonly], violet
violet {adj} (having a bluish-purple color)  :: violet
violin {n} (string instrument)  :: viool, vedel {f}
violinist {n} (person who plays violin)  :: violist {m}
violist {n} (person who plays the viola)  :: altviolist {m}
violoncello {n} (cello) SEE: cello  ::
viper {n} (a poisonous snake in the family Viperidae)  :: adder
viper {n} (adder) SEE: adder  ::
virgin {n} (person who has never had sexual intercourse)  :: maagd {f}, jufrouw {f}
virgin {adj} (of a person, in a state of virginity)  :: maagdelijk
virgin {adj} (of an object, untouched)  :: maagdelijk
virgin birth {n} (birth in a virginal mother)  :: maagdelijke geboorte
virginal {n} (musical instrument)  :: virginaal {n}
virginal membrane {n} (hymen) SEE: hymen  ::
virginity {n} (state or characteristic of being a virgin)  :: maagdelijkheid {f}
virial theorem {n} (theorem)  :: viriaaltheorema
virile {adj} (being manly)  :: viriel, mannelijk
virology {n} (branch of microbiology that deals with the study of viruses and viral disease)  :: virologie
virtual {adj} (in effect; not fact)  :: virtueel
virtual {adj} (simulated in a computer)  :: virtueel
virtual particle {n} (virtual particle)  :: virtueel deeltje {n}
virtual reality {n} (virtual reality)  :: virtual reality
virtually {adv} (almost)  :: praktisch
virtually {adv} (literally)  :: letterlijk
virtue {n} (excellence in morals)  :: deugdzaamheid {f}
virtue {n} (a good model quality)  :: deugd {f}
virtue {n} (chastity and faithfulness)  :: deugdzaamheid {f}, kuisheid {f}
virtue {n} (an exemplary quality)  :: deugd {f}
virtuoso {n} (A person with masterly ability, technique or style)  :: virtuoos
virtuous {adj} (full of virtue, having excellent moral character)  :: deugdzaam
virtuous circle {n}  :: virtueuze cirkel {m}
virus {n} (infectious organism)  :: virus {n}
virus {n} (computer virus)  :: virus {n}, computervirus {n}
visa {n} (permit)  :: visum {n}
visceral {adj} (visceral)  :: visceraal, instinktief, diepgeworteld
viscose {n} (liquid)  :: viscose {m} {f}
viscose {n} (fabric)  :: viscose {m} {f}
viscosity {n} (state of being viscous)  :: viscositeit
viscosity {n} (physics: quantity expressing the magnitude of internal friction in a fluid)  :: viscositeit
viscount {n} (a member of the peerage above a baron but below a count or earl)  :: burggraaf {m}
viscous {adj} (having a thick, sticky consistency)  :: viskeus, dik, lobbig
vise {n} (two-jawed instrument for holding work)  :: bankschroef {m} {f}
visibility {n} (degree to which things may be seen)  :: zichtbaarheid {c}
visible {adj} (able to be seen)  :: zichtbaar, zichtbare
vision {n} (sense or ability of sight)  :: zicht {n}, gezichtsvermogen {n}
vision {n} (something imaginary one thinks one sees)  :: droombeeld {n}, visioen {n}, geestesverschijning {f}
vision {n} (ideal or goal)  :: visie {f}, kijk {m}
vision {n} (religious or mystical experience)  :: visioen {n}
vision {n} (footage) SEE: footage  ::
visionary {adj} (having vision or foresight)  :: visionair
visionary {adj} (imaginary or illusory)  :: denkbeeldig, ingebeeld, onwerkelijk
visionary {adj} (prophetic or revelatory)  :: visionair, helderziende
visionary {adj} (idealistic or utopian)  :: idealistisch, onrealistisch, fantastisch, utopisch, onverwezenlijkbaar
visionary {n} (someone who has visions)  :: visionair {m}
visionary {n} (an impractical dreamer)  :: dromer {m}, idealist {m}, fantast {m}
visit {v} (to go and meet (someone))  :: bezoeken, opzoeken
visit {n} (single act of visiting)  :: bezoek {n}
visit {n}  :: bezoek {n}, visite {f}
visit {v} (to avenge) SEE: avenge  ::
visiting card {n} (business card) SEE: business card  ::
visitor {n} (guest)  :: bezoeker {m}
visitor {n} (sightseer)  :: bezoeker {m}
visor {n} (mask) SEE: mask  ::
visor {n} (part of a helmet)  :: vizier {n}
visor {n} (fore piece of a cap)  :: klep
vista {n} (distant view or prospect)  :: uitzicht
visual {adj} (related to or affecting the vision)  :: visueel
visual arts {n} (art forms that are primarily visual in nature)  :: beeldende kunst {f}
visual diary {n} (sketchbook) SEE: sketchbook  ::
visualise {v} (form a mental picture)  :: visualiseren
visualise {v} (make visible)  :: visualiseren
vis-à-vis {n} (counterpart) SEE: counterpart  ::
vis-à-vis {prep} (opposite)  :: tegenover
vital {adj} (relating to, or characteristic of life)  :: essentieel
vitalism {n} (doctrine that life involves a "vital force")  :: vitalisme {n}
vitamin {n} (organic compound essential to human health)  :: vitamine {c}
vitiate {v} (to spoil)  :: bederven
viticulture {n} (agricultural practice of growing grape vines)  :: wijnbouw {m}
vitriolic {adj} (bitterly scathing) SEE: caustic  ::
vittle {n} (edible provisions)  :: voedsel,proviand
vituperate {v} (criticize)  :: beschimpen, uitschelden
vituperate {v}  :: hekelen, beschimpen, uitschelden
vituperation {n} (Criticism or invective which is sustained and considered to be overly harsh.)  :: afkeuring,verwerping
viva {interj} (long live ... !) SEE: long live  ::
vivacious {adj} (lively and animated)  :: levendig
vivianite {n} (mineral)  :: vivianiet
vivid {adj} (clear, detailed or powerful)  :: helder, gedetailleerd, krachtig
vivid {adj} (bright, intense or colourful)  :: helder, intens, kleurrijklevendig
viviparous {adj} (of an animal)  :: levendbarend
vivisection {n} (The action of invasive treatment of a living organism for scientific investigation)  :: vivisectie {f}
vixen {n} (attractive woman) SEE: fox  ::
vixen {n} (female fox)  :: vossin {f}, wijfjesvos {f}
viz. {adv} (abbreviation for namely)  :: nl., t.t.z. [Belgium], 't is te zeggen
vizier {n} (high-ranking official)  :: vizier {m}
vlei {n} (marsh) SEE: marsh  ::
vlei {n} (wetland) SEE: wetland  ::
vlog {n} (weblog using video)  :: vlog
vlogger {n} (a contributor to a vlog)  :: vlogger
völva {n} (in Old Norse society, a female practitioner of magic divination and prophecy)  :: völva {f}, volva {f}
vocabulary {n} (list of words)  :: woordenlijst {f} {m}, woordenschat {m}
vocabulary {n} (set of words a person knows)  :: woordenschat {m}
vocabulary {n} (stock of words used in a particular field)  :: woordenschat {m}, terminologie {f}, vakterminologie {f}
vocabulary {n} (words of a language collectively)  :: woordenschat {m}
vocal {adj} (of or pertaining to the voice or speech)  :: vocal {m}
vocal {adj} (uttered or modulated by the voice)  :: stem {f}
vocal {adj}  :: stem-
vocal cord {n} (folds of mucous membrane)  :: stemband {m}
vocal cords {n} (folds of tissue)  :: stembanden {m-p}
vocation {n}  :: roeping {f}, beroep {n}
vocational {adj} (of or pertaining to a vocation)  :: met betrekking tot een roeping/aanleg
vocational {adj} ((of education) that provides a special skill rather than academic knowledge)  :: beroeps-, met betrekking tot een vak
vocative {adj} (grammar: used in address)  :: vocatief {m}
vocative {adj}  :: roeper {m}
vocative {n} (grammatical case) SEE: vocative case  ::
vocative case {n} (case of address)  :: aanspreekvorm {m}, vocatief {m}
vociferous {adj} (making a noisy outcry)  :: luidruchtig
vociferously {adv} (in a vociferous manner)  :: schreeuwerig, lawaaierig, fulminerend
vodka {n} (clear distilled alcoholic liquor)  :: wodka {m}
voetsek {interj} (get lost) SEE: get lost  ::
voetsek {interj} (go away) SEE: go away  ::
vogue {n} (the prevailing fashion or style)  :: in zwang, modieus
vogue {n} (popularity or a current craze)  :: in zwang
vogueing {adj} (fashionable)  :: in
voice {n} (sound uttered by the mouth)  :: stem {m} {f}
voice {n} (opinion or choice expressed; judgment; a vote)  :: stem {f}
voice {n}  :: stem {f}
voice {v}  :: z 'n stem laten horen
voice box {n} (larynx) SEE: larynx  ::
void {adj} (having lost all legal validity)  :: ongeldig, nietig
void {n} (An empty space; a vacuum)  :: vacuüm, leegte
void {v} (to make invalid or worthless)  :: annuleren, ongeldig maken
void {v} ((medicine) to empty)  :: legen
voilà {interj} (behold!)  :: voilà
voila {interj} (voilà) SEE: voilà  ::
volatile {adj} (evaporating or vaporizing readily under normal conditions)  :: vluchtig
volatile {adj} (temporary or ephemeral)  :: tijdelijk
volcanic {adj} (of or pertaining to a volcano)  :: vulkanisch
volcanism {n} (natural phenomena associated with volcanoes)  :: vulkanisme {n}
volcano {n} (mountain containing a magma chamber)  :: vulkaan {m}, vuurberg {m}
volcanologist {n} (person who studies volcanology)  :: vulkanoloog
volcanology {n} (study of volcanoes)  :: vulkanologie {f}
vole {n} (small rodents of the subfamily Arvicolinae)  :: veldmuis, woelmuis
vole {n}  :: woelrat {c}
volition {n} (conscious choice or decision)  :: wil
volition {n} (mental power or ability of choosing)  :: wilskracht
volley {n} (simultaneous fire)  :: salvo {n}
volley {n} (flight of a ball before it bounces)  :: vlucht
volley {n} (shot in which the ball is played before it hits the ground)  :: in de vlucht genomen bal
volleyball {n} (game)  :: volleybal {n}
volleyball {n} (ball used to play the game)  :: volleybal {m}
volt {n} (unit of measure)  :: volt
voltage {n} (amount of electrostatic potential)  :: spanning
voluble {adj} (fluent or having a ready flow of speech; garrulous or loquacious)  :: rad van tong, woordenrijk
volume {n} (unit of three dimensional measure that consists of a length, a width and a height)  :: volume {n}, inhoud {m}
volume {n} (strength of sound)  :: volume {n}
volume {n} (issues of a periodical over a period of one year)  :: jaargang {m}
volume {n} (single book of a publication issued in multi-book format, such as an encyclopedia)  :: boekdeel {n}
voluminous {adj} (pertaining to volume)  :: omvangrijk {m}
voluminous {adj} (of great volume)  :: volumineus
voluntarily {adv} (in a voluntary manner)  :: vrijwillig
voluntary {adj} (done, given, or acting of one's own free will)  :: vrijwillig
volunteer {n} (one who voluntarily offers himself/herself for service)  :: vrijwilliger {m}, vrijwilligster {f}
volunteer {n} (voluntary soldier)  :: vrijwilliger {m}
voluntourism {n} (type of tourism)  :: vrijwilligerstoerisme {n}
voluptuous {adj} (curvaceous, sexy, full-figured)  :: voluptueus
vomit {v} (to regurgitate the contents of a stomach)  :: overgeven, braken, kotsen [colloquial]
vomit {n} (regurgitated former contents of a stomach)  :: braaksel, kots [colloquial]
voracious {adj} (devouring great quantities of food)  :: vraatzuchtig
vortex {n} (whirlpool)  :: wervelwind
vortex {n} (anything involving violent or chaotic activity around some centre)  :: draaikolk
vortex {n} (anything which draws surrounding things)  :: maalstroom
vortical {adj} (pertaining to a vortex)  :: wervelend, dwarrelend als een draaikolk
vote {n} (formalised choice)  :: stem {f}, stembusgang {m}
vote {v} (assert a formalised choice)  :: stemmen
voter {n} (one who votes)  :: stemmer {m}, stemster {f}
voting booth {n} (small compartment where a voter may register a vote)  :: stemhok {n}
voting system {n} (system to determine the result of an election)  :: kiessysteem
votive {adj} (dedicated or given in fulfillment of a vow or pledge)  :: votief, geschonken wegens een gelofte
votive {adj} (of, expressing or symbolizing a vow)  :: votief, een gelofte voorstellend
vouch for {v} (affirm the truth or reliability of)  :: instaan voor
voucher {n} (A piece of paper that entitles the holder to a discount, or that can be exchanged for goods and services)  :: (tegoed)bon {m}
voucher {n} (A receipt)  :: reçu {n}, betalingsbewijs {n}
vouchsafe {v} (Condescendingly grant a right)  :: genadig toestaan
vow {n} (A solemn promise to perform some act, or behave in a specified manner)  :: gelofte {f}
vow {n} (A declaration or assertion)  :: eed {m}
vow {v} (To make a vow)  :: gelofte afleggen
vowel {n} (sound)  :: klinker {m}, klinkerklank {m}
vowel {n} (letter)  :: klinker {m}
vowel harmony {n} (phonological process)  :: klinkerharmonie {f}, vocaalharmonie {f}
voyage {n} (long journey; especially by ship)  :: reis
voyager {n} (traveller) SEE: traveller  ::
vroom {interj} (the sound of a sports car’s engine)  :: vroem
vulcanize {v} (to harden rubber with heat)  :: vulcanizeren
vulcanologist {n} (person who studies volcanoes) SEE: volcanologist  ::
vulcanology {n} (study of volcanoes) SEE: volcanology  ::
vulgar {adj} (obscene)  :: vulgair, obsceen, smakeloos, ruw, ordinair
vulgar {adj} (having to do with common people)  :: volks, gewoon, gemeen, ordinair
vulgar fraction {n} (fraction with two integers) SEE: common fraction  ::
vulgarian {n} (vulgar individual)  :: proleet
vulnerability {n} (security vulnerability) SEE: hole  ::
vulnerability {n} (state of being vulnerable)  :: kwetsbaarheid {f}, zwakke plek {f}
vulnerable {adj} (exposed to attack)  :: kwetsbaar
vulpine {adj} (pertaining to a fox)  :: geslepen
vulpine {adj} (foxlike)  :: vosachtig
vulture {v} (bird)  :: gier {m}
vulva {n} (collectively the external female sexual organs)  :: vulva {f}
vuvuzela {n} (horn)  :: vuvuzela {c}