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oak {n} (tree or shrub of the genus Quercus)  :: [Bokmål] eik {m} {f}, eiketre {n}; [Nynorsk] eik {f}, eiketre {n}
oak {n} (wood)  :: eik {f}
oak tree {n} (tree or shrub of the genus Quercus) SEE: oak  ::
oakum {n} (fibrous caulking material)  :: drevgarn {n}
oar {n} (implement used to row a boat)  :: åre {c}
oar {v} (row) SEE: row  ::
oarsman {n} (man who rows a boat)  :: [Bokmål] roer {m}
oasis {n} (well surrounded by fertile region)  :: oase {m}
oasis {n} (quiet or peaceful place)  :: oase {m}
oat {n} (a widely cultivated cereal grass)  :: havre {m}
oath {n} (curse) SEE: curse  ::
oath {n} (solemn pledge)  :: [Bokmål] ed {m}; [Nynorsk] eid {m}
oath {n} (affirmed statement)  :: [Bokmål] ed {m}
oatmeal {n} (meal)  :: havregrøt
oatmeal {n} (breakfast cereal, see also: porridge)  :: [Bokmål] havregrøt {m}; [Nynorsk] havregraut {m}
Obadiah {prop} (book of the Old Testament)  :: Obadja, Obadias
obedience {n} (quality of being obedient)  :: lydighet
obediency {n} (being obedient)  :: adlydenhet {m}, lydighet {m}
obedient {adj} (willing to comply with commands)  :: [Bokmål] lydig; [Nynorsk] lydig
obese {adj} (extremely overweight)  :: korpulent
obesity {n} (act or state of being obese)  :: fedme
obey {v} (to do as ordered by)  :: adlyde
obey {v} (to do as one is told)  :: adlyde, være lydhør
obfuscate {v} (make dark)  :: formørke, overskygge
obfuscate {v} (make confusing)  :: forkludre, forvirre, tåkelegge
obfuscate {v} (alter code)  :: obfuskere
obituary {n} (brief notice of a person's death, as published in a newspaper)  :: nekrolog {m}, dødsannonse {m}
obituary {n} (biography of a recently deceased person)  :: minneord {n}, nekrolog {m}
object {n} (thing)  :: objekt {n}, ting {m}, gjenstand {m}
object {n} (in grammar)  :: objekt {n}
object {n} (person or thing to which an emotion is directed)  :: gjenstand {m}
object {n} (in object-oriented programming)  :: objekt {n}
objection {n} (act of objecting)  :: protest {m}, innvending {m} {f}
objection {n} (statement expressing opposition)  :: innvending {m} {f}
object language {n} (lexicography: language of headwords)  :: objektspråk
oblast {n} (region or province)  :: oblast
obligatory {adj} (binding)  :: [Bokmål] bindende, forpliktende, obligatorisk
obligatory {adj}  :: obligatorisk
oblige {v} (to constrain someone by force or by social, moral or legal means)  :: [Bokmål] forplikte; [Nynorsk] forplikte
obliged {adj} (Under an obligation to do something for someone)  :: forpliktet
oblivion {n} (state of being completely forgotten)  :: [Bokmål] glemsel {m}; [Nynorsk] gløymsle {f}
obnoxious {adj} (offensive, very annoying)  :: ufyselig, utålelig
oboe {n} (wind instrument)  :: [Bokmål] obo {m}; [Nynorsk] obo {m}
oboe d'amore {n} (instrument of the oboe family)  :: [Bokmål] oboe d'amore {m}, hautbois d'amour {m}, kjærlighetsobo {m}; [Nynorsk] obo d'amore {m}, oboe d'amore {m}, hautbois d'amour {m}, kjærleiksobo {m}
observation {n} (act of observing or being observed)  :: [Bokmål] observasjon {m}
observation wheel {n} (Ferris wheel) SEE: Ferris wheel  ::
observatory {n} (lookout) SEE: lookout  ::
observe {v} (to notice, to watch)  :: [Bokmål] observere; [Nynorsk] observere
observer {n} (one who makes observations, monitors or takes notice)  :: [Bokmål] observatør {m}, betrakter {m}; [Nynorsk] observatør {m}
obsess {v} (to be preoccupied with a single topic or emotion)  :: være besatt
obsession {n}  :: besettelse {m}
obsolescent {adj} (in the process of becoming obsolete, but not obsolete yet)  :: På vei til å bli foreldet
obsolete {adj} (no longer in use)  :: [Bokmål] foreldet
obsolete {v} (to cause to become obsolete)  :: [Bokmål] forelde
obstacle {n} (something that impedes, stands in the way of, or holds up progress)  :: [Bokmål] hinder {n}, hindring {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] hinder {n}, hindring {f}
obtuse {adj} (intellectually dull)  :: [Bokmål] dum, sløv, treg
obtuse {adj} (of an angle)  :: stump
obverse {adj} (turned or facing toward the observer)  :: vendt fram
obverse {n} (the heads side of a coin, or the side of a medal or badge that has the principal)  :: forside {m}
obviate {v} (to bypass a requirement)  :: [Bokmål] overflødiggjøre; [Nynorsk] overflødiggjere
obvious {adj} (easily discovered or understood; self-explanatory)  :: opplagt, innlysende
obviously {adv} (in an obvious manner; clearly apparent)  :: selvsagt, åpenbart; [Bokmål] åpenbar, åpenlys, tydeligvis
Occam's razor {prop} (both principles)  :: Ockhams barberkniv {m}
occasion {v} (give occasion to)  :: [Bokmål] forårsake, avstedkomme
occasion {n} (occurrence or incident) SEE: occurrence  ::
occasionally {adv} (from time to time; now and then; once in a while; at infrequent intervals)  :: sporadisk, av og til, nå og da
occidental {adj} (of the occident:)  :: vestlig, oksidentalsk
occult {v} (to cover)  :: okkultere
occult {adj} (secret; hidden from general knowledge; undetected)  :: okkult, skjult
occult {adj} (related to the occult)  :: okkult
occultation {n} (astronomical event)  :: [Bokmål] okkultasjon; [Nynorsk] okkultasjon
occupation {n} (activity or task with which one occupies oneself)  :: yrke {n}
occupation {n} (act, process or state of possessing a place)  :: okkupasjon {m}
occupation {n} (control of a country or region by a hostile army)  :: okkupasjon {m}
occupational {adj} (of, relating to, or caused by an occupation)  :: [Bokmål] yrkesmessig; [Nynorsk] yrkesmessig
occupier {n} (one who occupies)  :: [Bokmål] okkupant {m}; [Nynorsk] okkupant {m}
occupy {v} (to occupy) SEE: consume  ::
occur {v} (take place)  :: skje; [Bokmål] forekomme
occur {v} (present itself)  :: inntreffe
occur {v} (be present or found)  :: [Bokmål] forekomme
occurrence {n} (actual instance where a situation arises)  :: tilfelle {n}
ocean {n} (one of the large bodies of water)  :: [Bokmål] verdenshav {n}; [Nynorsk] verdshav {n}
ocean current {n} (movement of water)  :: [Bokmål] havstrøm {m}, havstrømning {m} {f}
oceangoing {adj} (oceangoing) SEE: ocean-going  ::
ocean-going {adj} (capable of sailing on the ocean)  :: [Bokmål] havgående; [Nynorsk] havgåande
Oceania {prop} (geographical region)  :: [Bokmål] Oseania
oceanographer {n} (person who studies oceanography, the science of oceans)  :: [Bokmål] oseanograf {m}; [Nynorsk] oseanograf {m}
oceanographic {adj} (relating to oceanography)  :: [Bokmål] oseanografisk; [Nynorsk] oseanografisk
oceanographical {adj} (oceanographical) SEE: oceanographic  ::
oceanography {n} (oceanic exploration and study)  :: [Bokmål] oseanografi {m}; [Nynorsk] oseanografi {m}
oceanology {n} (oceanography) SEE: oceanography  ::
o'clock {adv} (indication of time (the translations below are of "one o’clock"))  :: [Bokmål] klokka / klokken ett; [Nynorsk] klokka eitt
octagon {n} (polygon with eight sides and eight angles)  :: [Bokmål] oktogon {m}, åttekant {m}; [Nynorsk] oktogon {m}, åttekant {m}
octane {n} (isomeric aliphatic hydrocarbons)  :: oktan {n}
octave {n} (interval)  :: [Bokmål] oktav {m}; [Nynorsk] oktav {m}
octet {n} (group of eight musicians performing together)  :: [Bokmål] oktett {m}
octet {n} (composition for such a group)  :: [Bokmål] oktett {m}
October {prop} (tenth month of the Gregorian calendar)  :: [Bokmål] oktober; [Nynorsk] oktober
octodontid {n} (any of the Octodontidae)  :: [Bokmål] buskrotte {m} {f}, trompetrotte {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] buskrotte, trompetrotte {f}
octopus {n} (mollusc)  :: blekksprut {m}, akkar {m}
ocular {adj} (seen by the eye) SEE: visual  ::
odd {n} (odd number) SEE: odd number  ::
oddball {n} (eccentric person)  :: eksentriker
odd job {n} (task of incidental nature)  :: [Bokmål] småjobb {m}; [Nynorsk] småjobb {m}
odd number {n} (whole number that is not divisible by two)  :: [Bokmål] oddetall {n}; [Nynorsk] oddetal {n}
odds {n} (the ratio of the probabilities of an event happening to that of it not happening)  :: [Bokmål] odds {m}; [Nynorsk] odds {m}
odds {n} (the ratio of winnings to stake in betting situations)  :: [Bokmål] odds {m}; [Nynorsk] odds {m}
odds and ends {n} (miscellaneous things)  :: ting og tang
Odense {prop} (City in southern Denmark)  :: Odense
Odesa {prop} (Odessa) SEE: Odessa  ::
Odessa {prop} (Ukrainian city)  :: Odessa
Odin {prop} (in Norse mythology, the supreme god)  :: Odin
odious {adj} (arousing strong dislike)  :: odiøs
odontology {n} (study of teeth)  :: [Bokmål] odontologi {m}; [Nynorsk] odontologi {m}
odor {n} (strong, pervasive quality)  :: odør {m}, stank {m}, lukt
odorless {adj} (having no odor)  :: [Bokmål] luktfri; [Nynorsk] luktfri
odourless {adj} (odourless) SEE: odorless  ::
Odyssey {prop} (epic poem describing the journey of Odysseus)  :: Odysseen {f}
Oedipus complex {n} (Freudian theory)  :: ødipuskompleks
oesophagus {n} (the tube that carries food from the pharynx to the stomach)  :: øsofag {m}; [Bokmål] spiserør; [Nynorsk] matrøyr {n}
oeuvre {n} (work of art)  :: verk {n}
of {prep} (containing, comprising or made from)  :: av; med (a glass of water = et glass (med) vann)
of {prep} (connecting numeral or quantifier with quantified)  :: av
of {prep} (possessive genitive: belonging to)  :: av, til, -s
of {prep} (objective genitive: connecting noun with object)  :: av
of age {prep} (old enough to be considered an adult)  :: myndig
of course {adv} (naturally)  :: selvsagt, naturligvis, selvfølgelig
off {adv}  :: av
off {adj} (inoperative, disabled)  :: av, deaktivert
off {adj}  :: av
offal {n} (dead body) SEE: corpse  ::
offal {n} (refuse) SEE: refuse  ::
offal {n} (rejected parts of an animal)  :: [Bokmål] slakteavfall {n}
offal {n} (animal's organs as food)  :: [Bokmål] innmat {m}; [Nynorsk] innmat {m}
offal {n} (carrion) SEE: carrion  ::
off and on {adv} (intermittently)  :: av og til
offence {n} (offense) SEE: offense  ::
offend {v} (sin) SEE: sin  ::
offender {n} (a person who commits an offense against the law)  :: [Bokmål] lovbryter {m}
offense {n}  :: [Bokmål] fornærmelse {m}; [Nynorsk] fornærming
offer {n} (proposal)  :: forslag {n}
offer {n} (something put forth)  :: [Bokmål] tilbud {n}, bud {n}; [Nynorsk] tilbod {n}, bod {n}
offer {n} (law: invitation to enter binding contract)  :: [Bokmål] anbud {n}; [Nynorsk] anbod {n}
offer {n}  :: bud {n}
offer {v} (propose)  :: foreslå
offer {v} (place at disposal)  :: tilby
office {n} (room(s) or building used for non-manual work)  :: kontor {n}
officer {n} (contraction of the term "commissioned officer")  :: [Bokmål] offiser {m}
official {adj} (relating to an office; especially, to a subordinate executive officer or attendant)  :: offisiell
official {n}  :: offentlig tjenestemann {m}
officially {adv} (in an official manner)  :: [Bokmål] offisielt
officious {adj} (offensively intrusive or interfering)  :: offisiøs
off-licence {n} (liquor store) SEE: liquor store  ::
off-ramp {n} (roadway segment)  :: [Bokmål] avkjøringsrampe {m} {f}
offset {n} (offset printing)  :: offsettrykk {n}
offshore {adj} (located in the sea away from the coast)  :: [Bokmål] offshore; [Nynorsk] offshore
offspring {n} (singular offspring (male, female or sex unspecified))  :: [Bokmål] etterkommer {m}, avkom {n}, ætling {m}, ætting {m}, barn {n}; [Nynorsk] etterkomar {m}, etterkommar {m}, avkom {n}, ætling {m}, ætting {m}, barn {n}
offspring {n} (plural or collective offspring (only males, only females, both sexes or sex unspecified))  :: [Bokmål] etterkommere {m-p}, ætlinger {m}, ættinger {n}, avkom {n} [collective sg]; [Nynorsk] etterkomarar {m-p}, etterkommarar {m-p}, ætling {m}, ætting {m}, avkom {n} [collective sg]
off the top of one's head {prep} (in an extemporaneous manner; without careful thought, preparation, or investigation)  :: [Nynorsk] på ståande fot, på strak arm
of record {prep} (authoritative) SEE: authoritative  ::
often {adv} (frequently, many times)  :: ofte, hyppig
oftenly {adv} (often) SEE: often  ::
oftentimes {adv} (frequently)  :: ofte
oganesson {n} (chemical element with atomic number 118)  :: [Bokmål] oganesson {n}; [Nynorsk] oganesson {n}
Oghuz {prop} (Oghuz people)  :: oghuz-tyrkere
oh {interj} (expression of surprise)  :: oi, å, ai
oh dear {interj} (An expression of dismay, concern, worry or disapproval)  :: kjære, kjære vene
oh my God {interj} (excitement or shock)  :: Herregud, herre gud
oh no {interj} (exclamation of alarm or concern)  :: åh, nei
oil {n} (liquid fat)  :: matolje, olje {m}
oil {n} (petroleum-based liquid)  :: olje {m}, petroleum {m}
oil {v} (lubricate with oil)  :: olje
oil {v} (to grease with oil for cooking)  :: olje, smøre
oil change {n} (process of changing oil)  :: [Bokmål] oljeskift {n}; [Nynorsk] oljeskift {n}
oiler {n} (oil well) SEE: oil well  ::
oil field {n} (area under which are reserves of petroleum)  :: [Bokmål] oljefelt {n}; [Nynorsk] oljefelt {n}
oil lamp {n} (a simple vessel used to produce light)  :: oljelampe
oil painting {n} (a painting done with oil paints)  :: [Bokmål] oljemaleri {n}
oil painting {n} (art of painting with oil paints)  :: [Bokmål] oljemaling {m} {f}
oil platform {n} (structure for oil)  :: [Bokmål] oljeplattform {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] oljeplattform {f}
oil refinery {n} (industrial process plant)  :: [Bokmål] oljeraffineri {n}; [Nynorsk] oljeraffineri {n}
oil rig {n} (oil-drilling platform)  :: borerigg [literally drilling rig]; [Bokmål] oljerigg {m}; [Nynorsk] oljerigg {m}
oil shale {n} (shale from which hydrocarbons can be produced)  :: [Bokmål] oljeskifer {m}; [Nynorsk] oljeskifer {m}
oilskin {n} (raincoat made from treated cotton fabric)  :: oljehyre {m} {f}
oilskin {n} (foul-weather gear worn by sailors)  :: oljehyre {m} {f}
oil spot {n} (a spot consisting of oil)  :: oljeflekk {m}
oil well {n} (hole drilled into the earth from which petroleum is pumped)  :: [Bokmål] oljebrønn {m}
oily {adj} (relating to oil)  :: [Bokmål] [like oil] oljeaktig; [Nynorsk] [like oil] oljeaktig
oink {interj} (Representing the sound made by a pig)  :: nøff
oink {n} (sound made by a pig)  :: grynt {n}
oink {v} (to oink)  :: grynte
ointment {n} (viscous preparation, usually containing medication)  :: [Bokmål] salve {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] salve {m} {f}
OK {n} (endorsement; approval)  :: alt i orden
okroshka {n} (cold raw vegetable soup)  :: [Bokmål] okrosjka
Olaf {prop} (male given name)  :: Olav
old {adj} (of an object, concept, etc: having existed for a relatively long period of time)  :: [Bokmål] gammel, gammal; [Nynorsk] gamal, gammal
old {adj} (of a living being: having lived for relatively many years)  :: [Bokmål] gammel, gammal; [Nynorsk] gamal, gammal
old {adj} (former)  :: gammel
old {adj} (having existed or lived for the specified time)  :: [Bokmål] gammel, gammal; [Nynorsk] gamal, gammal
old age {n} (latter part of life)  :: [Bokmål] alderdom {m}; [Nynorsk] alderdom {m}
old age pension {n} (pension paid from a predefined age)  :: [Bokmål] alderspensjon {m}; [Nynorsk] alderspensjon {m}
Old English {prop} (ancestor language of modern English)  :: [Bokmål] gammelengelsk {m}, gammalengelsk {m}; [Nynorsk] gamalengelsk {m}, gammalengelsk {m}
older brother {n} (a sibling's older brother)  :: storebror {m}
older brother {n} (a sibling's older brother (to be merged))  :: storebror {m}
older sister {n} (a sibling's older sister)  :: [Bokmål] storesøster {m} {f}
older sister {n} (a sibling's older sister (to be merged))  :: [Bokmål] storesøster {m} {f}
old fart {n} (pejorative: elderly person)  :: [Bokmål] gammel knark {m} [about a male], gammel grinebiter {m}
old-fashioned {adj} (outdated or no longer in vogue)  :: [Bokmål] gammeldags, gammaldags; [Nynorsk] gamaldags, gammaldags
old-fashioned {adj} (preferring the customs of earlier times)  :: [Bokmål] gammeldags, gammaldags; [Nynorsk] gamaldags, gammaldags
Old High German {prop} (Old High German)  :: gammelhøytysk {m}
Old Maid {n} (card game)  :: [Bokmål] svarteper {m}
Old Norse {prop} (language of Scandinavia before 1400 CE)  :: [Bokmål] gammelnordisk, gammalnordisk, norrønt, oldnordisk; [Nynorsk] gammalnordisk, norrønt {n}, oldnordisk
Old Norwegian {prop} (the Old Norse language of Norway)  :: gammelnorsk, gammalnorsk
old salt {n} (seadog) SEE: seadog  ::
old town {n} (older historical part of a town or city)  :: [Bokmål] gamleby {m}; [Nynorsk] gamleby {m}
old wives' tale {n} (rumour, myth or superstition)  :: kjerringsnakk
Olga {prop} (female given name)  :: Olga
oligarch {n} (a member of an oligarchy)  :: [Bokmål] oligark {m}; [Nynorsk] oligark {m}
oligarchy {n} (Government by only a few)  :: [Bokmål] oligarki {n}; [Nynorsk] oligarki {n}
oligarchy {n} (State ruled by such a government)  :: [Bokmål] oligarki {n}; [Nynorsk] oligarki {n}
olive {n} (fruit)  :: oliven
olive {adj} (colour)  :: [Bokmål] olivengrønn
olive {n} (olive tree) SEE: olive tree  ::
olive branch {n} (branch of an olive tree as an emblem of peace)  :: [Bokmål] olivengren {m} {f}
olive branch {n} (branch of an olive tree)  :: [Bokmål] olivengren {m} {f}
olive oil {n} (oil pressed from olives)  :: [Bokmål] olivenolje {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] olivenolje {m} {f}
Oliver {prop} (male given name)  :: Oliver
olive tree {n} (tree that produces olives)  :: [Bokmål] oliven {m}, oliventre {n}; [Nynorsk] oliven {m}, oliventre {n}
Olivia {prop} (female given name)  :: Olivia
olla podrida {n} (miscellaneous assortment) SEE: hodgepodge  ::
Olympic {adj} (of or pertaining to the Olympic Games)  :: [Bokmål] olympisk, (Olympic Games) OL {p}, olympiske leker {m-p}; [Nynorsk] olympisk
Olympic {adj} (of or pertaining to mountain Olympus)  :: [Bokmål] olympisk; [Nynorsk] olympisk
Olympic Games {prop} (international multi-sport event inspired by the ancient festival, see also: Olympics)  :: Olympiske leker; [Nynorsk] Olympiske leikar
Olympic Winter Games {prop} (Olympic Winter Games)  :: [Bokmål] Olympiske vinterleker, Vinter-OL; [Nynorsk] Olympiske vinterleikar
Oman {prop} (country in the Middle East)  :: [Bokmål] Oman; [Nynorsk] Oman
Omani {n} (person from Oman or of Omani descent)  :: [Bokmål] omaner {m}; [Nynorsk] omanar {m}
Omani {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Oman, the Omani people or the Omani language)  :: [Bokmål] omansk; [Nynorsk] omansk
ombudsman {n} (official who investigates complaints)  :: [Bokmål] ombudsmann {m}; [Nynorsk] ombodsmann {m}
omelette {n} (dish made with beaten eggs)  :: omelett {m}
omit {v} (to leave out or exclude)  :: unnta, hoppe over
omnipotent {adj} (having unlimited power, force or authority)  :: [Bokmål] allmektig; [Nynorsk] allmektig
omnipresent {adj} (being everywhere)  :: [Bokmål] allestedsnærværende
omniscient {adj} (having total knowledge)  :: allvitende
omnium-gatherum {n} (collection of miscellaneous things) SEE: hodgepodge  ::
omnivorous {adj} (having the ability to eat both animal and vegetable food)  :: [Bokmål] altetende; [Nynorsk] altetande
on {adv} (to an operating state)  ::
on {prep} (positioned at the upper surface of)  ::
on {prep}  :: av
on all fours {adv} (on hands and knees)  :: [Bokmål] på alle fire; [Nynorsk] på alle fire
on behalf of {prep} (speaking or acting for)  :: [Bokmål] på vegne av; [Nynorsk] på vegner av
on board {adj} (on or in a means of transportation)  :: om bord
onboard {adj}  :: ombords
onboard {adv} (on a vehicle) SEE: on board  ::
once {adv} (one and only one time)  :: [Bokmål] én gang
once {adv} (formerly)  :: [Bokmål] en gang, på et tidspunkt; [Nynorsk] eingong
once {conj} (as soon as)  :: så snart, med det første; [Bokmål] bare; [Nynorsk] berre
once again {adv} (one more time)  :: en gang til; [Bokmål] på nytt; [Nynorsk] på nytt, på ny
once bitten, twice shy {proverb} (one is cautious in the future if hurt in the past)  :: brent barn skyr ilden
once more {adv} (one more time) SEE: once again  ::
once upon a time {adv} (traditional beginning of children’s stories, especially fairy tales)  :: [Bokmål] det var en gang; [Nynorsk] det var ein gong
oncoming {adj} (approaching)  :: [Bokmål] [from opposite direction] motgående; [Nynorsk] [from opposite direction] motgåande
one {num} (cardinal number 1)  :: [Bokmål] én, ett; [Nynorsk] éin, éi, eitt
one {num} (ordinal number) SEE: first  ::
one and a half {num} (one and a half)  :: [Bokmål] halvannen, halvannet {n}, en og en halv
on earth {prep} (expletive giving emphasis after interrogative word)  :: i all verden
one-child policy {n} (a policy of population control)  :: ettbarnspolitikk {m}
one day {adv} (at unspecified time in the future)  :: [Bokmål] en gang, en dag; [Nynorsk] ein gong, ein dag,
one-dimensional {adj} (having length, but no width, height or depth)  :: [Bokmål] endimensjonal; [Nynorsk] eindimensjonal
one-dimensional {adj} (figuratively, lacking depth or believability)  :: [Bokmål] endimensjonal; [Nynorsk] eindimensjonal
one-eyed {adj} (having only a single eye)  :: [Bokmål] enøyd; [Nynorsk] einøygd
oneirology {n} (the study of dreams)  :: oneirologi
one million {num} (cardinal number 1000000) SEE: million  ::
one moment, please {phrase} (one moment please)  :: et øyeblikk, takk
one-off {adj} (occurring once; one-time)  :: engangs-, enkelt-
one-off {n} (something that is done only once)  :: engangsforeteelse
one's marbles {n} (sanity) SEE: sanity  ::
one swallow does not a summer make {proverb} (one instance of an event does not necessarily indicate a trend)  :: [Bokmål] en svale gjør ingen sommer; [Nynorsk] ei svale gjer ingen sommar
one thousand {num} (cardinal number 1000) SEE: thousand  ::
one too many {n} ((idiomatic) one or more serving too much of alcohol)  :: [Bokmål] et glass for mye
one-to-one {adj} (matching each member of one set with one member of another set)  :: [Bokmål] en-til-en
one-year-old {adj} (having existed for one year)  :: [Bokmål] ettårig; [Nynorsk] eittårig
one-year-old {n} (that is one year of age)  :: [Bokmål] ettåring {m}; [Nynorsk] eittåring {m}
on foot {prep} (walking, jogging, running)  :: [Bokmål] til fots; [Nynorsk] til fots
ongoing {adj} (continuing, permanent)  :: [Bokmål] pågå
ongoing {adj} (presently or currently happening; being in progress)  :: [Bokmål] pågående
onion {n} (plant)  :: løk {m}
onion {n} (bulb)  :: [Bokmål] løk {m}; [Nynorsk] lauk {m}
onlooker {n} (spectator) SEE: spectator  ::
only {adj} (alone in a category)  :: [Bokmål] eneste; [Nynorsk] einaste
only {adv} (without others or anything further; exclusively)  :: bare
only {adv}  :: [Bokmål] bare, kun, utelukkende; [Nynorsk] berre, einast, einaste
only {conj}  :: men, bare at
only child {n} (a person who has no siblings)  :: [Bokmål] enebarn {n}; [Nynorsk] einebarn {n}
onomatopoeia {n} (word that sounds like what it represents)  :: lydord, onomatopoetikon
on purpose {prep} (purposely, with intention)  :: med vilje, med overlegg
on sale {prep} (available for purchase)  :: til salgs
on the contrary {prep} (opposite)  :: [Bokmål] tvert om; [Nynorsk] tvert om
on the loose {prep} (not in captivity)  :: [Bokmål] på frifot; [Nynorsk] på frifot
on the other hand {prep} (from another point of view)  :: på den annen side
on the run {prep} (fleeing)  :: [Bokmål] på rømmen; [Nynorsk] på rømmen
on the tip of one's tongue {prep} (known but not quite remembered)  :: [Bokmål] ha det på tungen, ha noe på tungen
ontic {adj}  :: ontisk
onto {adj} (surjective) SEE: surjective  ::
ontologically {adv} (ontological manner)  :: ontologisk
ontology {n} (study of being)  :: ontologi {m}
ontology {n} (system model in computer science)  :: ontologi {m}
onus probandi {n} (duty of a party in a legal proceeding) SEE: burden of proof  ::
-onym {suffix} (word)  :: -onym {n}
on your mark, get set, go {phrase} (three-command start of racing)  :: klar, ferdig, gå, klare, ferdige, gå {p}
onyx {n} (a banded variety of chalcedony)  :: onyx {m}
oofless {adj} (poor) SEE: poor  ::
ooze {v} (to secrete or slowly leak)  :: [Bokmål] ose; [Nynorsk] ose
ooze {v} (to give off a sense of (something))  :: [Bokmål] ose; [Nynorsk] ose
opaque {adj} (hindering light to pass through)  :: opak, ugjennomsiktig, ugjennomskinnelig
open {adj} (not closed)  :: [Bokmål] åpen; [Nynorsk] open
open {adj} (prepared to conduct business)  :: [Bokmål] åpen
open {adj} (receptive)  :: [Bokmål] åpen
open {adj} (public)  :: [Bokmål] åpen
open {v} (to make something accessible)  :: åpne, lukke opp
open {v} (to bring up (a topic))  :: ta opp
open {v} (to make accessible to customers)  :: åpne
open {v} (to start (a campaign))  :: innlede
open {v} (to become open)  :: åpnes
open {v} (to begin conducting business)  :: åpne
open air {n} (the outside)  :: [Bokmål] friluft {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] friluft {f}
open-air {adj} (taking place outdoors)  :: [Bokmål] frilufts- (see friluft); [Nynorsk] frilufts- (see friluft)
open-air museum {n} (outdoor museum)  :: [Bokmål] friluftsmuseum {n}; [Nynorsk] friluftsmuseum {n}
opener {n} (device that opens something)  :: [Bokmål] åpner {m}
Open Game {n}  :: [Bokmål] åpent spill {n}
opening {n} (act or instance of making or becoming open)  :: [Bokmål] åpning {m} {f}
opening {n} (something that is open)  :: [Bokmål] åpning {m} {f}
opening hours {n} (the regular times of day when a shop is open)  :: [Bokmål] åpningstid {m} {f}, åpningstider {p}
openness {n} (accommodating attitude or opinion)  :: [Bokmål] åpenhet {m} {f}
opera {n} (theatrical work)  :: opera
opera house {n} (theatre for opera)  :: [Bokmål] opera {m}, operahus {n}; [Nynorsk] opera {m}, operahus {n}
opera singer {n} (someone who sings opera professionally)  :: [Bokmål] operasanger {m}, operasangerinne {m} {f} [female]
operating system {n} (software which controls computer)  :: [Bokmål] operativsystem {n}; [Nynorsk] operativsystem {n}
operation {n} (surgical procedure)  :: operasjon {m}
operation {n} (military campaign)  :: operasjon {m}
operational {adj} (of or relating to operations, especially military operations)  :: [Bokmål] operasjonell; [Nynorsk] operasjonell
operational {adj} (functioning and ready for use)  :: [Bokmål] operasjonell, operativ; [Nynorsk] operasjonell, operativ
operational {adj} (effective or operative)  :: [Bokmål] operasjonell; [Nynorsk] operasjonell
operative {adj} (functional)  :: [Bokmål] operativ; [Nynorsk] operativ
operetta {n} (lighter version of opera)  :: [Bokmål] operette {m}; [Nynorsk] operette {m}
opiner {n}  :: [Bokmål] synser {m}
opining {n}  :: [Bokmål] synsing {f}
opinion {n} (thought a person has formed about a topic)  :: mening, synspunkt {n}
opinion {n} (EU: A judicial opinion by an Advocate General delivered to the European Court of Justice)  :: [Bokmål] uttalelse {m}
opinion poll {n} (poll)  :: meningsmåling {m}
opossum {n} (marsupial of the Didelphidae)  :: pungrotte {f}
opponent {n} (rival)  :: [Bokmål] motkandidat {m} [in an election]; [Nynorsk] motkandidat {m} [in election]
opponent {n} (player of an opposite team)  :: [Bokmål] motspiller {m}
opportunist {n} (someone who takes advantage of any opportunity)  :: opportunist {m}
opportunity {n}  :: mulighet {f}, sjanse {f}
opposite {adj} (located directly across from)  :: motsatt
opposite {adj} (facing the other way)  :: motsatt
opposite {adj} (of complementary or mutually exclusive things)  :: motsatt
opposite {n} (contrary thing)  :: motsatt
opposition {n} (action)  :: [Bokmål] opposisjon {m}; [Nynorsk] opposisjon {m}
opposition {n} (political)  :: [Bokmål] opposisjon {m}, opposisjonsparti {n}; [Nynorsk] opposisjon {m}, opposisjonsparti {n}
op shop {n} (thrift shop) SEE: thrift shop  ::
optical illusion {n} (image that is visually deceptive or misleading)  :: optisk illusjon, optisk bedrag, synsbedrag
optic chiasm {n} (part of the brain)  :: [Bokmål] synsnervekrysning {m} {f}, chiasma opticum {n} [from Latin]; [Nynorsk] synsnervekrysning {m} {f}, chiasma opticum {n} [from Latin]
optician {n} (a person who makes or sells lenses, spectacles)  :: [Bokmål] optiker {m}; [Nynorsk] optikar {m}
optics {n} (physics of light and vision)  :: optikk {m}
optimism {n} (a tendency to expect the best)  :: optimisme {m}
optimism {n} (the doctrine that this world is the best of all possible worlds)  :: optimisme {m}
optimism {n} (the belief that good will eventually triumph over evil)  :: optimisme {m}
optimist {n} (a person who expects a favourable outcome)  :: [Bokmål] optimist {m}; [Nynorsk] optimist {m}
optimist {n} (a believer in optimism)  :: [Bokmål] optimist {m}; [Nynorsk] optimist {m}
optimist {n} (a small centre-board sailing dinghy)  :: Optimist {m}; [Bokmål] optimistjolle {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] optimistjolle {f}
optimistic {adj} (expecting a good outcome)  :: optimistisk
option {n} (one of the choices which can be made)  :: valgmulighet {m}
option {n} (financial product)  :: [Bokmål] opsjon {m}
optional {adj} (not compulsory)  :: [Bokmål] valgfri, frivillig, fakultativ; [Nynorsk] valfri, friviljug, frivillig, fakultativ
or {conj} (conjunction)  :: eller; [Bokmål] ellers (otherwise); [Nynorsk] elles (otherwise)
oral {adj} (spoken)  :: [Bokmål] muntlig; [Nynorsk] munnleg
oral cavity {n} (medical term for the mouth)  :: [Bokmål] munnhule {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] munnhole {f}
oral hygiene {n} (keeping the mouth clean)  :: [Bokmål] munnhygiene {m}; [Nynorsk] munnhygiene {m}
oral sex {n} (stimulation of the genitals using the mouth)  :: oralsex {m}, munnsex {m}
orange {n} (tree)  :: appelsintre {n}
orange {n} (fruit)  :: appelsin {m}
orange {n} (colour)  :: oransje {m}
orange {adj} (having the colour of the fruit of an orange tree)  :: oransje
orange peel {n} (the skin of an orange)  :: [Bokmål] appelsinskall {n}; [Nynorsk] appelsinskal {n}
oratory {n} (eloquence) SEE: eloquence  ::
orb {n} (period of time marked off by the revolution of a heavenly body) SEE: year  ::
orb {n} (circle) SEE: circle  ::
orb {n} (orbit) SEE: orbit  ::
orb {n} (monarch's ceremonial sphere) SEE: globus cruciger  ::
orbit {n} (path of one object around another)  :: [Bokmål] bane {m}, omløpsbane {m}; [Nynorsk] bane {m}
orbit {n} (eye socket) SEE: eye socket  ::
orbital cavity {n} (eye socket) SEE: eye socket  ::
orc {n} (evil monstrous humanoid creature)  :: ork, orc
orc {n} (Orcinus orca) SEE: orca  ::
orca {n} (Orcinus orca)  :: spekkhogger {m}
Orcadian {adj} (from the Orkney Islands)  :: [Bokmål] orknøysk
orchard {n} (land for cultivation of fruit or nut trees)  :: [Bokmål] frukthage {m}; [Nynorsk] frukthage {m}
orcharder {n} (orchardist) SEE: orchardist  ::
orchardist {n} (one who operates an orchard)  :: [Bokmål] fruktbonde {m}; [Nynorsk] fruktbonde {m}
orchestra {n} (large group of musicians who play together on various instruments)  :: [Bokmål] orkester {n}; [Nynorsk] orkester {n}
orchestral {adj} (relating to an orchestra)  :: [Bokmål] orkestral; [Nynorsk] orkestral
orchestrate {v} (to arrange or score music for performance by an orchestra)  :: [Bokmål] arrangere
orchestrate {v} (to arrange or direct diverse elements to achieve a desired effect)  :: [Bokmål] iscenesette, arrangere
orchid {n} (plant)  :: [Bokmål] orkidé {m}, orkide {m}; [Nynorsk] orkidé {m}, orkide {m}
ordain {v} (admit into the ministry of a religion)  :: [Bokmål] ordinere; [Nynorsk] ordinere
ordeal {n} (a painful or trying experience)  :: prøvelse {m}, slit {n}
order {n} (arrangement, disposition)  :: ordning {m}, orden {m}, rekkefølge {m}
order {n} (good arrangement)  :: orden {m}
order {n} (command)  :: ordre {m}
order {n} (request for some product or service)  :: ordre {m}
order {n} (religious group)  :: orden {m}
order {n} (society of knights)  :: orden {m}
order {n} (awarded decoration)  :: orden {m}
order {n} (biology: taxonomical classification)  :: orden {m}
order {n} (highest exponent in a polynomial)  :: orden {m}
order {v} (to set in (any) order)  :: ordne
order {v} (to set in (a good) order)  :: ordne
order {v} (to issue a command)  :: [Bokmål] befale, beordre; [Nynorsk] befale, beordre
order {v} (to request some product or service)  :: bestille
order of magnitude {n} (class of scale)  :: [Bokmål] størrelsesorden {m}
ordinal number {n} (grammar: word used to denote relative position in a sequence)  :: [Bokmål] ordenstall {n}; [Nynorsk] rekkjetal {n}
ordination {n} (act of ordaining)  :: [Bokmål] ordinasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] ordinasjon {m}
ordination {n} (ceremony)  :: [Bokmål] ordinasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] ordinasjon {m}
ore {n} (rock that contains materials that can be economically extracted and processed)  :: malm
oregano {n} (plant)  :: kung, bergmynte
oregano {n} (leaves used to flavour food)  :: [Bokmål] oregano {m}; [Nynorsk] oregano {m}
or else {phrase} (as an alternative)  :: ellers, hvis ikke
Oresund {prop} (strait)  :: [Bokmål] Øresund; [Nynorsk] Øresund
Oresund Bridge {prop} (bridge)  :: [Bokmål] Øresundsbroen {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] Øresundbrua {f}
organ {n} (part of an organism)  :: [Bokmål] organ {n}; [Nynorsk] organ {n}
organ {n} (musical instrument)  :: [Bokmål] orgel {n}; [Nynorsk] orgel {n}
organ {n} (official magazine, newsletter, or similar publication)  :: [Bokmål] organ {n}; [Nynorsk] organ {n}
organic {adj} (of food and food products: grown without agrichemicals)  :: [Bokmål] økologisk; [Nynorsk] økologisk
organism {n} (living thing)  :: [Bokmål] organisme {m}; [Nynorsk] organisme {m}
organization {n} (group of people or other legal entities with an explicit purpose and written rules)  :: [Bokmål] organisasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] organisasjon {m}
orgasm {n} (the peak of sexual pleasure)  :: [Bokmål] orgasme {m}, utløsning {m}; [Nynorsk] orgasme {m}
orgasm {n} (orgasm) SEE: climax  ::
orgasmic {adj} (of or relating to orgasms)  :: [Bokmål] orgastisk; [Nynorsk] orgastisk
orgulous {adj} (threatening, dangerous)  :: truende, farlig
orgy {n} (sexual group activity)  :: orgie {m}
orienteering {n} (racing across unfamiliar countryside using a map and compass)  :: [Bokmål] orientering {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] orientering {f}
orifice {n} (orifice (see anus etc. for specific body cavities)) SEE: hole  ::
origami {n} (the Japanese art of paper folding)  :: origami {m}
origin {n} (beginning of something)  :: [Bokmål] opphav {n}, opprinnelse {m}, utgangspunkt {n}, utspring {n}; [Nynorsk] opphav {n}, utgangspunkt {n}, utspring {n}
origin {n} (source of a river, information, goods, etc.)  :: [Bokmål] utspring {n} [river]; [Nynorsk] utspring {n} [river]
origin {n} (point at which the axes of a coordinate system intersect)  :: origo
original {adj} (first in a series)  :: [Bokmål] original; [Nynorsk] original, opphavleg
original {n} (object from which all later copies and variations are derived)  :: [Bokmål] original {m}; [Nynorsk] original {m}
original {n} (archasm for an excentric) SEE: eccentric  ::
originally {adv} (as it was in the beginning)  :: [Nynorsk] opphavleg
originator {n} (someone who originates)  :: [Bokmål] opphavsperson {m}; [Nynorsk] opphavsperson {m}
Orinoco {prop} (river)  :: Orinoco
Orkney Islands {prop} (group of islands)  :: [Bokmål] Orknøyene; [Nynorsk] Orknøyane
ornamentation {n} (the act or process of decorating)  :: [Bokmål] utsmykking {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] utsmykking {f}
ornithological {adj} (of or pertaining to ornithology)  :: [Bokmål] ornitologisk; [Nynorsk] ornitologisk
ornithologist {n} (expert in ornithology)  :: [Bokmål] ornitolog {m}; [Nynorsk] ornitolog {m}
ornithology {n} (scientific study of birds)  :: [Bokmål] ornitologi {m}; [Nynorsk] ornitologi {m}
ornithopter {n} (aircraft that flaps its wings)  :: Ornithopter
ornithosis {n} (infection)  :: [Bokmål] ornitose {m}, fuglesyke {m}, fuglesjuke {m}, aviær klamydiose {m}; [Nynorsk] ornitose {m}, fuglesjuke {m}, aviær klamydiose {m}
orphan {n} (person whose (parent or) parents have died)  :: foreldreløst barn {n}
orphanage {n} (a residential institution for the care and protection of orphans)  :: [Bokmål] barnehjem {n}
orphanarium {n} (orphanage) SEE: orphanage  ::
or so {phrase} (roughly, appoximately)  :: eller noe; [Bokmål] omtrent; [Nynorsk] omlag
Orthodox {adj} (of the Eastern Christian Orthodox church)  :: [Bokmål] ortodoks; [Nynorsk] ortodoks
Orthodox {adj} (of Orthodox Judaism)  :: [Bokmål] ortodoks; [Nynorsk] ortodoks
Orthodox Church {n} (the Eastern body of Christendom)  :: [Bokmål] Den ortodokse kirke {f}; [Nynorsk] Den ortodokse kyrkja {f}
orthodoxy {n} (correctness in doctrine and belief)  :: ortodoksi
orthorexia {n} (obsession with healthy food)  :: ortoreksi
Oscar {prop} (male given name)  :: Oskar
Oslo {prop} (the capital and a county municipality of Norway)  :: Oslo
Osloite {adj} (from Oslo)  :: [Bokmål] osloborger {m} [male or female]; [Nynorsk] osloborgar {m} [male or female]
osmium {n} (chemical element)  :: osmium
Osmond {prop} (male given name)  :: Åsmund
Osmussaar {prop} (Island in northwest Estonia)  :: Osmussaar
osprey {n} (bird of prey)  :: fiskeørn {c}
ossuary {n} (a place where the dead are buried)  :: ossuarium
ostensible {adj}  :: tilsynelatende
ostensibly {adv} (ostensibly)  :: [Bokmål] tilsynelatende
ostentatious {adj} (intended to attract notice)  :: [Bokmål] prangende
osteoarthritis {n} (form of arthritis caused by chronic degeneration of the cartilage and synovial membrane of the joints)  :: slitasjegikt {m}
osteopenia {n} (the medical condition of having low bone density, but not low enough to be considered osteoporosis)  :: osteopeni
osteophyte {n} (abnormal growth of bone)  :: osteofytt {m}, beinspore {m}; [Bokmål] benspore {m}
ostrich {n} (large flightless bird)  :: [Bokmål] struts {m}; [Nynorsk] struts {m}
otalgia {n} (earache) SEE: earache  ::
other {adj} (not the one previously referred to)  :: annen, andre {p}
other {n} (an other one)  :: andre
otherwise {adv} (differently, in another way)  :: [Bokmål] annerledes; [Nynorsk] annleis
otherwise {adv} (under different circumstances)  :: [Bokmål] ellers; [Nynorsk] elles
otherwise {adv} (in all other respects)  :: [Bokmål] ellers, for øvrig; [Nynorsk] elles
otherwise {adv} (or else) SEE: or else  ::
Ottawa {prop} (capital of Canada)  :: [Bokmål] Ottawa; [Nynorsk] Ottawa
otter {n} (mammal)  :: [Bokmål] oter {m}; [Nynorsk] oter {m}
Otto {prop} (male given name)  :: Otto
Ottoman {n} (Turk from the period of Ottoman Empire)  :: [Bokmål] osman {m}; [Nynorsk] osman {m}
Ottoman {adj} (of the Islamic empire of Turkey)  :: [Bokmål] osmansk; [Nynorsk] osmansk
Ouagadougou {prop} (capital of Burkina Faso)  :: Ouagadougou
ouch {interj} (expression of one's own physical pain)  :: au
ouch {interj} (expression in sympathy at another’s pain)  :: au da, uff da
our {determiner} (belonging to us)  :: vår
-ous {suffix} (suffix to form adjectives)  :: -øs
out {adv} (away from one's usual place or not indoors)  :: ute, borte
out {adv} (away from, at a distance)  :: vekk, borte
out {adv} (away from the inside or the centre)  :: ut
out {adv} (into a state of non-operation or non-existence)  :: av, ut
out {adv} (of a player, disqualified)  :: ute
out {prep} (away from the inside)  :: ut av
outboard {n}  :: kompressor
outboard {n} (outboard motor) SEE: outboard motor  ::
outboard motor {n} (engine fitted over the transom of a boat)  :: [Bokmål] påhengsmotor {m}, utabordsmotor {m}, utenbordsmotor {m}; [Nynorsk] påhengsmotor {m}, utanbordsmotor {m}
outbuilding {n} (separate building associated with a main building)  :: uthus {n}
outdated {adj} (out of date, old-fashioned, antiquated)  :: [Bokmål] utdatert; [Nynorsk] utdatert
outdoor {adj} (situated in the open air)  :: [Bokmål] utendørs, utadørs; [Nynorsk] utandørs
outdoors {adv} (in the open air)  :: [Bokmål] utendørs, utadørs; [Nynorsk] utandørs
outer space {n} (region)  :: ytre rom
outfit {n} (set of clothing)  :: [Bokmål] antrekk {n}, drakt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] antrekk {n}, drakt {f}
outgoing {adj} (going out, on its way out)  :: [Bokmål] utgående; [Nynorsk] utgåande
outhouse {n} (outdoor toilet, see also: shithouse; latrine; toilet)  :: utedo {m} {n}; [Bokmål] utedass {m}; [Nynorsk] utedass {m}
outhouse {n} (outbuilding) SEE: outbuilding  ::
outlier {n} (value outside pattern in a statistical sample)  :: [Bokmål] uteligger {m}; [Nynorsk] uteliggjar {m}, uteliggar {m}
out of {prep} (from the inside to the outside of)  :: ut av
out of {prep}  :: av
out of breath {prep} (breathing with difficulty)  :: andpusten
out of nowhere {prep} (unexpectedly or unexplicably)  :: ingensteds fra
out of the blue {prep} (unexpectedly)  :: ut av det blå, som lyn fra klar himmel
out of the frying pan, into the fire {prep} (get from an already bad situation to a worse one)  :: [Bokmål] fra asken til ilden (out of the ashes into the fire)
out of this world {adj} (wonderful)  :: [Bokmål] av en annen verden; [Nynorsk] av ei anna verd
out of work {adj} (unemployed) SEE: unemployed  ::
outpost {n} (A military post)  :: [Bokmål] utpost {m}; [Nynorsk] utpost {m}
outpost {n} (An outlying settlement)  :: [Bokmål] utpost {m}; [Nynorsk] utpost {m}
outrage {n}  :: skjenselsgjerning {c}
outrageous {adj} (shocking)  :: forferdelig
outside {n} (outer surface)  :: ytterside {c}
outside {prep} (on the outside of)  :: utside {c}
outside world {n} (rest of the world outside of some closed environment)  :: [Bokmål] omverden {m}
outskirt {n} (periphery)  :: utkant {m}
outstanding {adj} (standing out from others)  :: fremragende
outstanding {adj} (distinguished from others by its superiority)  :: fremragende
outstanding {adj} (projecting outwards)  :: utstående
outstanding {adj} (not settled or finished)  :: utestående
outstanding {adj} (owed as a debt)  :: utestående
oval {n} (shape like an egg or ellipse)  :: [Bokmål] oval {m}; [Nynorsk] oval {m}
oval {adj} (oval-shaped)  :: [Bokmål] oval; [Nynorsk] oval
ovary {n} (female organ)  :: [Bokmål] eggstokk {m}; [Nynorsk] eggstokk {m}
oven {n} (chamber used for baking or heating)  :: [Bokmål] ovn {m}, stekeovn {m}; [Nynorsk] omn {m}
over {adj} (ended)  :: over, slutt
over {prep} (physical positioning: on top of; above)  :: over
over {prep} (physical positioning: across or spanning)  :: over
over {prep} (by comparison: beyond, past, exceeding)  :: over
overall {n} (protective garment worn over clothing)  :: overall {m}
overambitious {adj} (excessively ambitious)  :: [Bokmål] overambisiøs; [Nynorsk] overambisiøs
overblown {adj} (Of exaggerated importance)  :: oppblåst
overboard {adv} (over the edge, off a boat)  :: [Bokmål] over bord; [Nynorsk] over bord
overcast {adj} (covered with clouds; overshadowed; darkened)  :: [Bokmål] overskyet, overskya; [Nynorsk] overskya
overcharge {v} (to charge more than correct amount)  :: ta for mye betalt
overcoat {n} (garment)  :: [Bokmål] frakk {m}
overcooked {adj} (cooked for too long)  :: [Bokmål] ihjelkokt
overdose {n} (excessive and dangerous dose of a drug)  :: [Bokmål] overdose {m}; [Nynorsk] overdose {m}
overdraft {n} (act of overdrawing a bank account)  :: overtrekk {n}
overdraught {n} (overdraft) SEE: overdraft  ::
overdraw {v} (withdraw more money from an account than there is credit)  :: overtrekke
overestimate {v} (to judge too highly)  :: [Bokmål] overvurdere; [Nynorsk] overvurdere
overfishing {n} (excessive fishing)  :: [Bokmål] overfiske {n}
overflow {v} (to fill beyond the limits of)  :: [Bokmål] renne over; [Nynorsk] renne over
overflow {v}  :: oversvømme
overgraze {v} (to graze land excessively, to the detriment of the land and its vegetation)  :: overbeite
overhang seat {n} (Legislative seat distribution principle in certain countries)  :: [Bokmål] overskuddsmandat {n}
overhaul {n} (a major repair, remake, renovation, or revision)  :: [Bokmål] overhaling {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] overhaling {f}
overhaul {v} (to modernize, repair, renovate, or revise completely)  :: overhale
overhead {n} (data or steps of computation that is only used to facilitate the computations in the system and is not directly related to the actual program code or data being processed)  :: overhead
overhead projector {n} (projector that projects an image over the heads of the viewers onto a screen)  :: overheadprosjektør {m}
overhear {v} (To hear something that wasn't meant for one's ears)  :: overhøre
overheat {v} (overheat) SEE: burn  ::
overlook {v} (to fail to notice; to look over and beyond (anything) without seeing it)  :: [Bokmål] overse
overlook {v} (to pretend not to have noticed; to pass over without censure or punishment)  :: [Bokmål] overse
overmorrow {adv} (on the day after tomorrow) SEE: day after tomorrow  ::
overmorrow {n} (day after tomorrow) SEE: day after tomorrow  ::
over my dead body {prep} (absolutely not)  :: [Bokmål] over mitt lik; [Nynorsk] over mitt lik
overnourished {adj} (overweight) SEE: overweight  ::
overpopulation {n} (when the number of occupants of an area exceeds the ability of that area to provide for the occupants)  :: [Bokmål] overbefolkning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] overbefolkning {f}
overpower {v} (overpower) SEE: compel  ::
overpressure {n} (excess or markedly elevated pressure)  :: overtrykk {n}
overpriced {adj} (priced higher than what it is really worth)  :: [Bokmål] overpriset
overreact {v} (react too much or too intensely)  :: overreagere
overreaction {n} (reaction deemed excessive)  :: [Bokmål] overreaksjon {m}; [Nynorsk] overreaksjon {m}
override {v} (to counteract the normal operation of something)  :: motvirke, overstyre
overripe {adj} (excessively ripe; spoiled; gone bad)  :: [Bokmål] overmoden; [Nynorsk] overmoden, overmogen
overseas {adj} (abroad)  :: [Bokmål] oversjøisk; [Nynorsk] oversjøisk
overseas {adj} (across a sea)  :: [Bokmål] oversjøisk; [Nynorsk] oversjøisk
overshadow {v} (to cast a shadow over something)  :: overskygge
overshadow {v} (to dominate something and make it seem insignificant)  :: overskygge
overshoe {n} (protective shoe)  :: kalosje {m} {f}
oversleep {v} (to sleep for longer than planned)  :: forsove seg
oversteer {n}  :: [Bokmål] overstyring {m} {f}
overtake {v} (to pass a more slowly moving object)  :: [Bokmål] kjøre forbi; [Nynorsk] køyre forbi
over the moon {prep} (delighted, thrilled)  :: overlykkelig
over there {adv} (in that place)  :: [Bokmål] der borte
overtime {n} (worktime)  :: [Bokmål] overtid {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] overtid {f}
overtime {n} (extra period in sports)  :: [Bokmål] overtid {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] overtid {f}
overtime {n} (pay for overtime work)  :: [Bokmål] overtidsbetaling {m} {f}, overtidstillegg {n}; [Nynorsk] overtidsbetaling {f}, overtidstillegg {n}
overture {n} (approach)  :: [Bokmål] ouverture {m}; [Nynorsk] ouverture {m}
overture {n} (musical introduction)  :: [Bokmål] ouverture {m}; [Nynorsk] ouverture {m}
overweight {adj} (of a person, heavier than is healthy)  :: [Bokmål] overvektig; [Nynorsk] overvektig
overweight {n} (excess of weight)  :: [Bokmål] overvekt {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] overvekt {f}
overwhelming {adj} (overpowering)  :: [Bokmål] overveldende; [Nynorsk] overveldande
oviduct {n} (duct through which an ovum passes)  :: eggleder
ovulate {v} (produce eggs or ova)  :: ha eggløsning
ovulation {n} (release of an ovum from the ovary)  :: [Bokmål] ovulasjon {m}, eggløsning {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] ovulasjon {m}, eggløysing {f}
owing to {prep} (because of)  :: [Bokmål] på grunn av; [Nynorsk] på grunn av
owl {n} (a bird)  :: [Bokmål] ugle {m} {f}; [Nynorsk] ugle {f}
own {v} (defeat) SEE: defeat  ::
own {v} (have rightful possession of)  :: eie
owner {n} (one who owns)  :: [Bokmål] eier {m}; [Nynorsk] eigar {m}
own goal {n} (goal scored by player against their own team)  :: [Bokmål] selvmål {n}; [Nynorsk] sjølvmål {n}
oxalic acid {n} (the dicarboxylic acid (ethandioic acid))  :: oksalsyre {f}
oxalis {n} (any of various ornamental flowering plants of the genus Oxalis)  :: [Bokmål] gjøkesyre, kløversyre {f}, siris {m}, skogsyre {f}, syreblad {n}, søtsyre {f}, vaffelhjerte {n} (and more); [Nynorsk] gauksyre {f}, gaukesyre {f}, gaukegras {n}, gaukvaffel {m}, syreblom {m} (and more)
oxeye daisy {n} (flower)  :: prestekrage
oxidation {n} (chemical reaction)  :: [Bokmål] oksidasjon {m}; [Nynorsk] oksidasjon {m}
oxidization {n} (oxidation) SEE: oxidation  ::
oxtail {n} (meat from the tail of a cow)  :: oksehale {m}
oxygen {n} (chemical element)  :: [Bokmål] oksygen {n}, surstoff {n}; [Nynorsk] oksygen {n}, surstoff {n}
oxytocin {n} (hormone)  :: [Bokmål] oksytocin {m}, n
oyster {n} (mollusk, see also: clam; mollusc; mussel)  :: østers {m}
oystercatcher {n} (bird)  :: tjeld {m}
ozone {n} (O3)  :: [Bokmål] ozon {n}; [Nynorsk] ozon {n}
ozone layer {n} (a region of the stratosphere)  :: [Bokmål] ozonlag {n}; [Nynorsk] ozonlag {n}
Øresund {prop} (strait) SEE: Oresund  ::