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O {particle} (a vocative particle)  :: o
OCR {initialism} (optical character recognition)  :: OZE {f} (Optische Zeichenerkennung)
OHIM {prop} (Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market)  :: HABM
OK {n} (endorsement; approval)  :: in Ordnung, gut, okay, OK
OK {v} ((computing) activate the OK button)  :: OK
OK {adj} (all right, permitted)  :: Okay, OK, Gut, in Ordnung
OK {adj} (satisfactory)  :: alles in Ordnung
OK {adj} (in good health or in a good emotional state)  :: in Ordnung (sein), alles in Ordnung (sein), OK,
OLTP {n} (transactions)  :: OLTP {f}
OR gate {n} (a physical Boolean device)  :: ODER-Gatter {n}
ORB {initialism}  :: ORB {m}
Ob {prop} (Ob River)  :: Ob {m}
Obadiah {prop} (book of the Old Testament)  :: Obadja
Obama {prop} (surname)  :: Obama
Oberkorn {prop} (canton)  :: Oberkorn
Oberon {prop} (moon of Uranus)  :: Oberon {m}
Obwalden {prop} (a canton of Switzerland)  :: Obwalden
Occam's razor {prop} (both principles)  :: Ockhams Rasiermesser {n}
Occident {prop} (the West)  :: Okzident, Abendland
Occidental {prop} (artificial language)  :: Interlingue, Occidental
Occitan {prop} (the Romance language)  :: Okzitanisch {n}
Occitan {adj}  :: okzitanisch
Occitania {prop} (Occitania)  :: Okzitanien
Oceania {prop} (geographical region)  :: Ozeanien {n}
Octans {prop} (a circumpolar constellation)  :: Oktant {m}
Octavian {prop} (name)  :: Octavian
Octavius {prop} (male given name)  :: Octavius
October {prop} (tenth month of the Gregorian calendar)  :: Oktober {m}
Odense {prop} (City in southern Denmark)  :: Odense, Ottensee
Oder {prop} (river)  :: Oder {f}
Odesa {prop} (Odessa) SEE: Odessa  ::
Odessa {prop} (Ukrainian city)  :: Odessa {n}
Odia {prop} (Oriya) SEE: Oriya  ::
Odin {prop} (in Norse mythology, the supreme god)  :: Wotan, Odin, Wüeti [Alemannic]
Odisha {prop} (state in India)  :: Orissa
Odysseus {prop} (son of Laertes; Greek leader during the Trojan War)  :: Odysseus {m}
Odyssey {prop} (epic poem describing the journey of Odysseus)  :: Odyssee {f}
Oedipal {adj} (of or relating to the Oedipus complex)  :: ödipal
Oedipus {prop} (son of Laius and Jocasta)  :: Ödipus {m}
Oedipus complex {n} (Freudian theory)  :: Ödipuskomplex {m}, Ödipuskonflikt {m}
Oghuz {prop} (Oghuz people)  :: Oghusen {p}
Ohio {prop} (U.S. state)  :: Ohio
Ohio {prop} (river)  :: Ohio
Ohm's law {prop} (Ohm's observation)  :: Ohmsches Gesetz {n}
Ojibwe {prop} (language)  :: Ojibwe {n}
Ojibwe {n} (member of Ojibwe people)  :: Anishinabe
Okazaki fragment {n} (one of many newly synthesized DNA fragments formed on the lagging template strand during replication)  :: Okazaki-Fragment {n}
Oklahoma {prop} (state)  :: Oklahoma
Oklahoma City {prop} (capital and largest city of Oklahoma)  :: Oklahoma City
Olaf {prop} (male given name)  :: Olaf
Old Armenian {prop} (language)  :: Altarmenisch {n}
Old Believer {n} (believer in Orthodoxy as it was before reforms)  :: Altgläubiger {m}, Altgläubige {f}
Old Catalan {prop} (the language)  :: Altkatalanisch {n}
Old Catholic {adj} (pertaining to a group of churches that split from the Roman Catholic Church)  :: altkatholisch, christkatholisch [Switzerland]
Old Chinese {prop} (Chinese language)  :: Altchinesisch {n}
Old Church Slavonic {prop} (the first literary and liturgical Slavic language)  :: Altkirchenslawisch {n}
Old Dutch {prop} (language)  :: Altniederländisch
Old Earth Creationism {n} (Old Earth Creationism)  :: Alte-Erde-Kreationismus {m}, Langzeitkreationismus {m}
Old East Slavic {prop} (language)  :: Altostslawisch {n}, Altrussisch {n}
Old English {prop} (ancestor language of modern English)  :: Angelsächsisch {n}, angelsächsische Sprache {f}, Altenglisch {n}, altenglische Sprache {f}
Old English Sheepdog {n} (a breed of herding dog)  :: altenglischer Schäferhund {m}
Old French {prop} (French language from 9th to the early 14th century)  :: Altfranzösisch {n}
Old Frisian {prop} (the Old Frisian language)  :: Altfriesisch {n}
Old Georgian {prop} (Language)  :: Altgeorgisch {n}
Old High German {prop} (Old High German)  :: Althochdeutsch
Old High German {adj} (Old High German)  :: althochdeutsch
Old Icelandic {prop} (the Old Norse language of Iceland)  :: Altisländisch {n}
Old Irish {prop} (language)  :: Altirisch {n}
Old Japanese {prop} (the Old Japanese language)  :: Altjapanisch {n}
Old Korean {prop} (Language)  :: Altkoreanisch {n}
Old Latin {prop} (Translations)  :: Altlatein {n}, Altlateinisch {n} [often only used for later or younger Old Latin]; Frühlatein [often only used for earlier or older Old Latin]
Old Low Franconian {prop} (language)  :: Altniederfränkisch {n}
Old Low German {prop} (Old Saxon) SEE: Old Saxon  ::
Old Norse {prop} (language of Scandinavia before 1400 CE)  :: Altnordisch {n}
Old Norwegian {prop} (the Old Norse language of Norway)  :: Altnorwegisch {n}
Old Persian {prop} (Translations)  :: Altpersisch {n}
Old Portuguese {prop} (Portuguese language from 13th to 16th centuries)  :: Altportugiesisch {n}
Old Prussian {adj} (of or pertaining to the Old Prussian language or people)  :: altpreußisch
Old Prussian {prop} (the Old Prussian language)  :: Altpreußisch {n}
Old Prussian {n} (member of the Baltic tribe that inhabited Prussia)  :: Pruße {m}, Prußin {f}
Old Saxon {prop} (the Old Saxon language)  :: Altsächsisch {n}
Old Slavonic {prop} (Old Church Slavonic)  :: Altkirchenslawisch {n}
Old Slavonic {prop} (Proto-Slavic)  :: Urslawisch {n}
Old Spanish {prop} (the Old Spanish language)  :: Altspanisch {n}
Old Swedish {prop} (language)  :: Altschwedisch {n}
Old Testament {prop} (first half of the Christian Bible)  :: Altes Testament {n}
Old World {prop} (The Eastern Hemisphere, especially Europe and the Near East)  :: Alte Welt {f}
Olenekian {prop} (subdivision of the Triassic period)  :: Olenekium
Olga {prop} (female given name)  :: Olga
Oligocene {adj} (of the Oligocene epoch)  :: oligozän
Oligocene {prop} (Oligocene epoch)  :: Oligozän {n}
Oliver {prop} (male given name)  :: Oliver {m}
Olivia {prop} (female given name)  :: Olivia
Olivier salad {n} (traditional Russian salad of boiled vegetables with mayonnaise)  :: Oliviersalat {m}
Olmütz {prop} (city in Moravia) SEE: Olomouc  ::
Olmutz {prop} (city in Moravia) SEE: Olomouc  ::
Olomouc {prop} (city in the Czech Republic)  :: Olmütz {n}, Olomouc {n}
Olomouc {prop} (city in the Czech Republic (used attributively))  :: Olmützer
Olomouc District {prop} (district in the Czech Republic)  :: Okres Olomouc {m}, Bezirk Olmütz {m}
Olomouc Region {prop} (region in the Czech Republic)  :: Olomoucký kraj {m}, Olmützer Region {f}
Olomouc cheese {n} (Olomouc cheese)  :: Olmützer Quargel {m}, Quargel {m}
Olsztyn {prop} (city in northeastern Poland)  :: Allenstein {n}, Olsztyn {n}
Oltenia {prop} (Oltenia)  :: Kleine Walachei {f}
Olympiad {n} (period of four years)  :: Olympiade {f}
Olympian {n} (athlete)  :: Olympionike {m}
Olympic {adj} (of or pertaining to the Olympic Games)  :: olympisch
Olympic {adj} (of or pertaining to mountain Olympus)  :: olympisch
Olympic Games {prop} (international multi-sport event inspired by the ancient festival, see also: Olympics)  :: Olympische Spiele {n-p}, Olympiade {f}
Olympic Winter Games {prop} (Olympic Winter Games)  :: Olympische Winterspiele {p}
Olympic athlete from Russia {n}  :: Olympische Athleten aus Russland {m}
Olympics {prop} (sport event, see also: Olympic Games)  :: Olympiade {f}
Olympus {prop} (mountain)  :: Olymp {m}
Olza {prop} (river)  :: Olsa
Oman {prop} (country in the Middle East)  :: Oman {m}
Omani {n} (person from Oman or of Omani descent)  :: Omaner {m}, Omanerin {f}
Omani {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Oman, the Omani people or the Omani language)  :: omanisch
Omsk {prop} (large city in Russia)  :: Omsk {n}
Ondine's curse {prop} (medical condition, sufferers of which stop breathing if they fall asleep)  :: Undine-Syndrom {n}
Onega {prop} (a lake in Russia)  :: Onegasee
Ontario {prop} (Province in eastern Canada)  :: Ontario {n}
Oort Cloud {prop} (cloud of comets in the Solar System)  :: Oortsche Wolke {f}
Open Game {n}  :: offene Spiele
Ophelia {prop} (female given name)  :: Ophelia {f}
Ophiuchus {prop} (zodiacal constellation of the northern summer)  :: Schlangenträger {m}
Opole {prop} (city in southern Poland)  :: Opole, Oppeln
Orange Free State {prop} (former province of South Africa)  :: Oranjefreistaat {m}
Ore Mountains {prop} (mountain range)  :: Erzgebirge
Oregon {prop} (northwestern state of the United States of America)  :: Oregon {n}
Oregon grape {n} (Mahonia aquifolium)  :: Mahonie {f}
Orenburg {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Orenburg {n}
Oresund {prop} (strait)  :: Öresund {m}
Oresund Bridge {prop} (bridge)  :: Öresundbrücke {f}
Orient {prop} (Countries of Asia)  :: Orient {m}
Oriental {adj} (of or relating to the Orient or Asia, especially the Far East)  :: orientalisch
Oriental {n} (person)  :: Ostler {m}, Ostlerin {f}, Orientale {m}, Orientalin {f}
Orinoco {prop} (river)  :: Orinoco {m}
Orion {prop} (in mythology)  :: Orion
Orion {prop} (constellation)  :: Orion
Orion Nebula {prop} (A nebula below Orion's Belt)  :: Orionnebel {m}
Orion's Belt {prop} (bright asterism)  :: das Gürtel des Orion, Jakobsstab, Jakobsleiter
Orissa {prop} (Odisha) SEE: Odisha  ::
Oriya {prop} (language)  :: Oriya {n}
Orkney Islands {prop} (group of islands)  :: Orkney
Orphean {adj}  :: orpheisch
Orpheus {prop} (the musician who searched for Eurydice)  :: Orpheus {m}
Orphism {prop} (religious movement)  :: Orphik {f}, Orphismus {m}, Orphizismus {m}
Orphism {prop} (art movement)  :: Orphischer Kubismus {m}, Orphismus {m}
Orthodox {adj} (of the Eastern Christian Orthodox church)  :: orthodox
Orthodox Church {n} (the Eastern body of Christendom)  :: orthodoxe Kirche {f}, Orthodoxe Kirche {f}
Orthodox Jew {n} (adherent)  :: orthodoxer Jude
Orthodoxy {prop} (the Eastern Orthodox Church and its foundations)  :: Orthodoxie {f}, Rechtgläubigkeit {f}
Oryol {prop} (a city in Russia)  :: Orjol {n}
Oscan {adj} (Of or pertaining to the Oscan language or Oscan people, or their writing system)  :: oskisch
Oscan {n} (Person)  :: Osker {m}, Oskerin {f}
Oscan {prop} (Language)  :: Oskisch {n}
Oscar {prop} (male given name)  :: Oskar {m}, Oscar {m}
Oscar {prop} (the letter "O")  :: Otto
Oslo {prop} (the capital and a county municipality of Norway)  :: Oslo {n}
Osmussaar {prop} (Island in northwest Estonia)  :: Osmussaar, Odinsholm
Osnabrück {prop} (city in Lower Saxony)  :: Osnabrück {n}, Osnabrick {n} [Volhynian German]
Osroene {prop} (ancient kingdom)  :: Osrhoene
Ossetia {prop} (region in the Caucasus)  :: Ossetien {n}
Ossetian {adj} (pertaining to Ossetia)  :: ossetisch
Ossetian {prop} (language)  :: Ossetisch {n}
Ostend {prop} (largest coastal city of Belgium)  :: Ostende
Osterlandish {adj}  :: osterländisch
Ostrava {prop} (city in the Czech Republic)  :: Ostrau {n}, Ostrava {n}
Ostrogoth {n} (member of a tribe of Eastern Goths)  :: Ostgote {m}
Ostrogothic {adj} (of or pertaining to the Visigoths)  :: ostgotisch
Ottawa {prop} (Native American people)  :: Odawa
Ottawa {prop} (capital of Canada)  :: Ottawa
Otto {prop} (male given name)  :: Otto
Ottoman {n} (Turk from the period of Ottoman Empire)  :: Osmane {m}, Osmanin {f}
Ottoman {adj} (of the Islamic empire of Turkey)  :: osmanisch, ottomanisch
Ottoman Empire {prop} (Turkish empire)  :: Osmanisches Reich {n}, Ottomanisches Reich {n}
Ottonian {adj} (Pertaining to a dynasty of Germanic kings including Otto the Great)  :: ottonisch
Ouagadougou {prop} (capital of Burkina Faso)  :: Ouagadougou
Ouija {n} (a board with letters of the alphabet and "yes" and "no")  :: Ouija, Hexenbrett, Alphabettafel, Seelenschreiber
Oulu {prop} (city in Finland)  :: Oulu
Our Lady {prop} (Virgin Mary)  :: Unsere Liebe Frau {f}
Our Lady of Sorrows {prop} (the Virgin Mary in reference to her sorrows)  :: Schmerzensmutter {f}, Mater dolorosa {f}, Schmerzensreiche Mutter {f}, Schmerzhafte Mutter {f}, Mutter der Schmerzen {f}, Mutter der Sieben Schmerzen {f}, Unsere Liebe Frau von den Schmerzen {f}, Maria der Schmerzen {f}
Outer Mongolia {prop} (East Asian region)  :: Außere Mongolei {f}
Oval Office {prop} (office of the President of the United States)  :: Oval Office {n}
Oxford {prop} (city)  :: Oxford, Ochsenfurt
o {interj} (vocative particle to mark direct address)  :: o
oak {n} (tree or shrub of the genus Quercus)  :: Eiche {f}
oak {n} (wood)  :: Eiche {f}, Eichenholz {n}
oak {adj} (made of oak wood)  :: Eichen-
oak apple {n} (oak gall) SEE: oak gall  ::
oak gall {n} (gall produced by an oak by a wasp larva)  :: Gallapfel {m}
oak tree {n} (tree or shrub of the genus Quercus) SEE: oak  ::
oaken {adj} (made from the wood of an oak)  :: eichen
oakleaf {n} (the leaf of the oak)  :: Eichenlaub {n} [collective]
oakleaf {n} (military award)  :: Eichenlaub {n}
oakwood {n} (wood populated with oaks)  :: Eichenwald {m}, Eichenhain {m}, Eichwald {m}
oar {n} (implement used to row a boat)  :: Ruder {n}
oar {v} (row) SEE: row  ::
oarfish {n} (fish of the family Regalecidae)  :: Riemenfisch {m}
oarlock {n} (device to hold oars in place)  :: Dolle {f}
oasis {n} (well surrounded by fertile region)  :: Oase {f}
oast {n} (a kiln for drying tobacco, malt and especially hops)  :: Darre {f}, Tabakdarre {f}, Malzdarre {f}, Hopfendarre {f}
oat {n} (a widely cultivated cereal grass)  :: Hafer {m}, Haber {m} [Austria, Switzerland, southern Germany]
oat {n} (seeds of the oat) SEE: oats  ::
oat milk {n} (milky liquid from oats)  :: Hafermilch {f}
oath {n} (curse) SEE: curse  ::
oath {n} (solemn pledge)  :: Eid {m}, Schwur {m}
oath {n} (affirmed statement)  :: Eid {m}
oath {n} (profanity)  :: Fluch {m}
oatmeal {n} (meal)  :: Haferflocken {f-p}
oatmeal {n} (breakfast cereal, see also: porridge)  :: Haferbrei {m}
oats {n} (seeds of an oat plant)  :: Hafer {m}
obedience {n} (quality of being obedient)  :: Gehorsam {m}, Folgsamkeit {f}, Gehorsamkeit {f}
obedient {adj} (willing to comply with commands)  :: gehorsam, folgsam
obelisk {n} (A tall, square, tapered, stone monolith topped with a pyramidal point)  :: Obelisk {m}
obelisk {n} (The dagger sign (†))  :: Kreuz {n}
obese {adj} (extremely overweight)  :: fettleibig, fettsüchtig, korpulent
obesity {n} (act or state of being obese)  :: Fettsucht, Übergewicht {n}, Adipostas
obey {v} (to do as ordered by)  :: gehorchen
obey {v} (to do as one is told)  :: befolgen
obfuscate {v} (make dark)  :: verfinstern, verdunkeln
obfuscate {v} (make confusing)  :: verdunkeln, verschleiern
obfuscate {v} (alter code)  :: obfuskieren
obfuscation {n} (act or process of obfuscating, or obscuring the perception of something)  :: Vedunkelung {f}, Vernebelung {f}
obfuscation {n} (confusion, bewilderment, or a baffled state resulting from something obfuscated)  :: Vedunkelung {f}, Vernebelung {f}
obfuscation {n} (intentionally obscuring the meaning of something to make it more difficult to grasp)  :: Vernebelung {f}
obfuscation {n} (alter computer code, preserving its behavior but concealing its structure and intent)  :: Entstellung {f}
obituary {n} (brief notice of a person's death, as published in a newspaper)  :: Todesanzeige {f}, Traueranzeige {f}
obituary {n} (biography of a recently deceased person)  :: Nachruf {m}, Nekrolog {m}
object {n} (thing)  :: Gegenstand {m}, Objekt {n}
object {n} (in grammar)  :: Ergänzung {f}, Satzergänzung {f}, Objekt {n}
object {n} (in object-oriented programming)  :: Objekt {n}
object {v} (disagree with something or someone)  :: dagegen sein, Einwände haben, einwenden
object code {n} (output of a compiler or assembler)  :: Objektcode {m}, Objektkode {m}
object language {n} (language speaking about objects rather than about language)  :: Objektsprache {f}
object language {n} (lexicography: language of headwords)  :: Objektsprache {f}
object permanence {n} (understanding that an object still exists when it disappears from sight)  :: Objektpermanenz {f}
object request broker {n}  :: Object Request Broker {m}
object-based {adj} (using entities called objects)  :: objektbasiert
object-based language {n}  :: objektbasierte Sprache {f}
object-based programming {n} (programming paradigm that uses objects to design application and computer programs)  :: objektbasierte Programmierung {f}
objection {n} (act of objecting)  :: Beanstandung {f}
objection {n} (statement expressing opposition)  :: Einwand {m}, Widerspruch {m}
objection {n} (official protest raised in a court of law)  :: Einspruch {m}
objectionable {adj} (offensive)  :: unangenehm, unzulässig, störend
objective {adj} (not influenced by emotions)  :: objektiv
objective {n} (goal)  :: Ziel {n}
objective {n} (lens)  :: Objektiv {n}
objectivism {n}  :: Objektivismus {m}
objectivity {n} (The state of being objective)  :: Objektivität {f}
object-oriented {adj} (using entities called objects)  :: objektorientiert
object-oriented language {n}  :: objektorientierte Sprache {f}
object-oriented programming {n} (programming paradigm that uses objects to design application and computer programs)  :: objektorientierte Programmierung {f}
objet d'art {n}  :: Kunstobjekt {n}
oblast {n} (region or province)  :: Oblast {f}
obligation {n} (act of binding oneself by a social, legal, or moral tie to someone)  :: Verpflichtung {f}, Pflicht {f}
obligation {n}  :: Verpflichtung {f}
obligatory {adj} (binding)  :: obligatorisch
oblige {v} (to constrain someone by force or by social, moral or legal means)  :: verpflichten
oblige {v} (to do someone a service or favour (hence, originally, creating an obligation))  :: einen Gefallen tun
obliged {adj} (Under an obligation to do something for someone)  :: verpflichtet
obligee {n} (beneficiary of an obligation)  :: Berechtigter {m}
obliging {adj} (Happy and ready to do favours for others)  :: verbindlich
obligor {n} (party bearing obligation)  :: Verpflichteter {m}
oblique {adj} (not erect or perpendicular)  :: schräg, schief
oblique case {n} (any noun case except the nominative (and vocative))  :: abhängiger Fall {m}, Casus obliquus {m}, Obliquus {m}
obliterate {v} (to remove completely, leaving no trace; to wipe out; to destroy)  :: auslöschen
obliteration {n} (The cancellation, erasure or deletion of something)  :: Vernichtung {f}
oblivion {n} (state of forgetfulness or distraction)  :: Vergessen {n}
oblivion {n} (state of being completely forgotten)  :: Vergessenheit {f}
oblivious {adj} (unaware)  :: [rare] selbstvergessen, nicht bewusst, unbedacht, unbedaft
oblivious {adj} (failing to remember)  :: vergesslich
oblong {adj} (longer than wide)  :: länglich
oblong {n} (with an oblong shape)  :: Oblong {n}, Oblongum {n}, Quadratum oblongum {n}, längliches Rechteck
obloquy {n} (Abusive language)  :: Schmähung {f}, Schmach {m}
obnoxious {adj} (offensive, very annoying)  :: widerlich, widerwärtig, unerträglich, unausstehlich, abscheulich, anstößig
obnubilation {n}  :: Um­wöl­kung {f}
oboe {n} (wind instrument)  :: Oboe {f}
oboe d'amore {n} (instrument of the oboe family)  :: Oboe d'Amore {f}, Liebesoboe {f}
oboist {n} (performer on the oboe)  :: Oboist {m}, Oboistin {f}
obolus {n} (silver coin)  :: Obolus {m}
obscene {adj} (offensive to current standards of decency or morality)  :: unanständig, obszön
obscene {adj}  :: obszön, zotig, unanständig
obscenity {n} (something that is obscene)  :: Obszönität {f}
obscurantism {n} (deliberate obscurity or vagueness)  :: Obskurantismus {m}
obscure {adj} (dark, faint or indistinct)  :: obskur, düster, undeutlich
obscure {adj} (hidden, out of sight or inconspicuous)  :: unbedeutend
obscure {v} (to darken, make faint)  :: verdunkeln, vernebeln
obscure {v} (to hide, put out of sight)  :: verschleiern, verdecken
obsequious {adj} (obedient, compliant with someone else's orders)  :: unterwürfig, folgsam, gehorsam
obsequious {adj} (fawning, subservient)  :: unterwürfig, hörig, servil, kriecherisch, devot
observable {adj} (able to be observed)  :: beobachtbar
observance {n} (practice of complying)  :: Beachtung {f}
observant {adj} (Alert and paying close attention)  :: aufmerksam
observant {adj}  :: aufmerksam
observation {n} (act of observing or being observed)  :: Beobachtung {f}
observation {n} (remark or comment)  :: Bemerkung {f}
observation post {n} (lookout)  :: Beobachtungsstand {m}
observation wheel {n} (Ferris wheel) SEE: Ferris wheel  ::
observatory {n} (place where celestial bodies or natural phenomena are observed)  :: Observatorium {n}, Sternwarte {f}
observatory {n} (lookout) SEE: lookout  ::
observe {v} (to notice, to watch)  :: beobachten
observe {v} (to follow)  :: beachten, halten
observe {v} (to comment)  :: bemerken
observe {v} (to observe) SEE: notice  ::
observer {n} (one who makes observations, monitors or takes notice)  :: Beobachter {m}, Beobachterin {f}
obsessed {adj} (fixated on a single topic or emotion)  :: besessen
obsession {n} (compulsive or irrational preoccupation)  :: fixe Idee {f}
obsession {n} (unhealthy fixation)  :: Besessenheit {f}, Sucht {f}
obsession {n}  :: Besessenheit {f}, Obsession
obsessive {adj}  :: besessen
obsessive-compulsive disorder {n} (form of anxiety)  :: Zwangsstörung
obsidian {n} (a type of black glass produced by volcanoes)  :: Obsidian {m}
obsolescence {n} (state)  :: Obsoleszenz {f}, Veraltetsein {n}
obsolescent {adj} (in the process of becoming obsolete, but not obsolete yet)  :: veraltend
obsolete {adj} (no longer in use)  :: veraltet, obsolet
obstacle {n} (something that impedes, stands in the way of, or holds up progress)  :: Hindernis {n}
obstetrician {n} (a physician who specializes in childbirth)  :: Geburtshelfer {m}, Geburtshelferin {f}, Entbindungspfleger {m}, Entbindungspflegerin {f}
obstetrics {n} (care of women during and after pregnancy)  :: Geburtshilfe {f}, Obstetrik {f}
obstinacy {n} (state of stubbornness)  :: Sturheit {f}, Eigensinn {m}
obstinate {adj} (adhering to an opinion, purpose, or course, usually unreasonably)  :: hartnäckig, starrköpfig
obstipation {n} (severe constipation due to intestinal blockage)  :: Obstipation {f}
obstruct {v} (To block or fill (a passage))  :: behindern, versperren
obstruction {n} (the act of obstructing)  :: Obstruktion {f}, Verhinderung {f}, Blockierung {f}, Störung {f}
obstruent {n} (consonant sound formed by obstructing the airway)  :: Verschlusslaut {m}
obtain {v} (to get hold of, acquire)  :: erlangen
obtain {v} (to be the case, hold true)  :: bestehen
obtainable {adj} (capable of being obtained)  :: verfügbar
obtund {v} (to dull)  :: abstumpfen
obtuse {adj} (intellectually dull)  :: begriffsstutzig, beschränkt
obtuse {adj} (of an angle)  :: stumpf
obtuse {adj} (botany, zoology: blunt)  :: stumpf
obtuse {adj} (of a triangle) SEE: obtuse-angled  ::
obtuse angle {n} (angle that is greater than 90 degrees and less than 180 degrees)  :: stumpfer Winkel {m}
obtuse-angled {adj} (of a triangle)  :: stumpfwinkelig, stumpfwinklig
obverse {n} (the heads side of a coin, or the side of a medal or badge that has the principal)  :: Vorderseite {f}, Bildseite {f}, Kopf {m}, Avers {m}
obviate {v} (to bypass a requirement)  :: überflüssig machen
obvious {adj} (easily discovered or understood; self-explanatory)  :: offensichtlich
obviously {adv} (in an obvious manner; clearly apparent)  :: augenscheinlich [elevated], offenbar, offenkundig, offensichtlich, sichtlich
ocarina {n} (a musical instrument)  :: Okarina {f}
occasion {n} (favorable opportunity)  :: Gelegenheit {f}
occasion {n} (particular happening)  :: Anlass
occasion {n} (occurrence or incident) SEE: occurrence  ::
occasional {adj} (limited to certain occasions; not very often)  :: gelegentlich, okkasionell
occasional table {n} (small table having no particular function)  :: Tischchen {n}
occasionally {adv} (from time to time; now and then; once in a while; at infrequent intervals)  :: gelegentlich
occident {n} (part of the horizon where the sun last appears in the evening; that part of the earth towards the sunset; the west)  :: Okzident {m}
occidental {adj} (of the occident:)  :: abendländisch, okzidental
occiput {n} (back of the head or skull)  :: Hinterkopf {m}
occluded front {n} (cold front that overtakes a warm front)  :: Okklusion {f}
occlusive {n} (plosive) SEE: plosive  ::
occult {adj} (secret; hidden from general knowledge; undetected)  :: okkult
occult {adj} (related to the occult)  :: okkult
occult {n} (supernatural affairs)  :: Okkult {m}, Okkultismus {m}
occultation {n} (astronomical event)  :: Bedeckung {f}, Okkultation, Verfinsterung
occultism {n} (study of the supernatural)  :: Okkultismus {m}
occultist {n} (person who practises occultism)  :: Okkultist {m}, Okkultistin {f}
occultistic {adj}  :: okkultistisch
occupant {n} (person who occupies an office or a position)  :: Besatzer {m}, Besatzerin {f}, Okkupant {m}, Okkupantin {f}
occupant {n} (owner or tenant)  :: Bewohner {m}, Bewohnerin {f}
occupation {n} (activity or task with which one occupies oneself)  :: Beschäftigung {f}, Beruf {m}
occupation {n} (control of a country or region by a hostile army)  :: Besatzung {f}; Besetzung {f}; (elevated:) Okkupation {f}
occupational disease {n} (ailment that occurs as a result of work)  :: Berufskrankheit {f}
occupational hazard {n} (an unpleasant, inconvenient, or unusual circumstance which occurs or is likely to occur during the course of one's employment)  :: Berufsrisiko {n}
occupational health and safety {n} (activity to promote health and safety in workplace)  :: Arbeitsschutz {m}; Arbeitssicherheit {f} [Switzerland]
occupational safety and health {n} (activity to promote safety in workplace)  :: Arbeitsschutz {m}; Arbeitssicherheit {f} [Switzerland]
occupational therapist {n} (therapist)  :: Ergotherapeut {m}, Ergotherapeutin {f}
occupational therapy {n} (therapeutic practice)  :: Ergotherapie {f}, Beschäftigungstherapie {f}
occupied {adj} (reserved)  :: belegt, besetzt
occupied {adj} (busy)  :: besetzt, beschäftigt
occupied {adj} (militarily subjugated)  :: besetzt
occupier {n} (one who occupies)  :: Besatzer {m}, Besatzerin {f}, Okkupant {m}, Okkupantin {f}
occupy {v} (to occupy) SEE: consume  ::
occupy {v} (time or space)  :: in Anspruch nehmen, belegen
occupy {v} (reside in)  :: bewohnen
occupy {v} (have (taken) control of)  :: besetzen, okkupieren
occupy {v} (hold a position)  :: besetzen
occur {v} (take place)  :: passieren, vorkommen
occur {v} (present itself)  :: vorkommen, passieren
occur {v} (meet or come to the mind)  :: einfallen, in den Sinn kommen
occur {v} (be present or found)  :: vorkommen
occurrence {n} (actual instance where a situation arises)  :: Vorfall {m}
ocean {n} (one of the large bodies of water)  :: Weltmeer {n}, Ozean {m}
ocean current {n} (movement of water)  :: Meeresströmung {f}
ocean quahog {n} (Arctica islandica)  :: Islandmuschel {f}
oceangoing {adj} (oceangoing) SEE: ocean-going  ::
ocean-going {adj} (capable of sailing on the ocean)  :: seetüchtig
oceanic whitetip shark {n} (Carcharhinus longimanus)  :: Weißspitzen-Hochseehai {m}, Hochsee-Weißflossenhai {m}
oceanographer {n} (person who studies oceanography, the science of oceans)  :: Ozeanograf {m}, Ozeanografin {f}, Meereskundler {m}, Meereskundlerin {f}
oceanography {n} (oceanic exploration and study)  :: Ozeanographie {f}, Ozeanografie {f}, Meereskunde {f}
oceanologist {n} (one who studies oceans)  :: Ozeanolog {m}
oceanology {n} (oceanography) SEE: oceanography  ::
ocellated crake {n} (bird)  :: Schomburgk-Ralle {f}
ocelot {n} (feline carnivore)  :: Ozelot {m}
ochre {n} (earth pigment)  :: Ocker {m}
ochre {n} (yellowish-orange colour)  :: Ocker {n}
ochre {adj} (having yellow-orange colour)  :: ockern, ocker, ockerfarben
o'clock {adv} (indication of time (the translations below are of "one o’clock"))  :: ein Uhr
o'clock {adv} (the translations below are of "at one o’clock")  :: um 1 Uhr, um eins
ocnophilic {adj}  :: oknophil
octacyanomolybdate {n} (anion or salt containing it)  :: Oktacyanomolybdat {n}
octagenarian {n} (octogenarian) SEE: octogenarian  ::
octagon {n} (polygon with eight sides and eight angles)  :: Achteck {n}, Oktagon {n}, Oktogon {n}
octahedron {n} (a polyhedron with eight faces)  :: Oktaeder {n}
octal {adj} (concerning numbers expressed in octal or mathematics calculations performed using octal)  :: Oktal-
octane {n} (isomeric aliphatic hydrocarbons)  :: Octan {n}
octanitrocubane {n} (explosive derived from cubane)  :: Octanitrocuban {n}
octaoxygen {n} (allotrope of oxygen)  :: Oktasauerstoff {n}
octateuch {n} (collection of eight books)  :: Oktateuch {m}
octet {n} (group of eight)  :: Oktett {n}
octet {n} (group of eight musicians performing together)  :: Oktett {n}
octet {n} (byte of eight bits) SEE: byte  ::
octillion {num} (a thousand trillion trillion, 1027)  :: Quadrilliarde
octillion {num} (a quadrillion quintillion, 1048)  :: Oktillion {f}
octodecillion {n} (1057)  :: Nonilliarde {f}
octodontid {n} (any of the Octodontidae)  :: Trugratte {f}
octogenarian {n} (One who is between the age of 80 and 89, inclusive)  :: Achtzigjährige {f}, Achtzigjähriger {m}
octogenarian {adj} (being between 80 and 89, inclusive)  :: achtzigjährig
octopus {n} (mollusc)  :: Oktopus {m}, Tintenfisch {m}, Krake {f}
octothorpe {n} (octothorpe) SEE: hash  ::
octuplet {n} (one of eight babies born at the same birth)  :: Achtling {m}
octuply {adv} (in an eightfold manner)  :: achtmal
ocular {adj} (seen by the eye) SEE: visual  ::
oculist {n} (optometrist) SEE: optometrist  ::
oculist {n} (ophthalmologist) SEE: ophthalmologist  ::
odalisque {n} (a female harem slave)  :: Odaliske {f}
odd {adj} (not having a mate)  :: einzeln
odd {adj} (strange)  :: seltsam, merkwürdig, komisch
odd {adj} (not divisible by two)  :: ungerade
odd {n} (odd number) SEE: odd number  ::
odd function {n} (function)  :: ungerade Funktion {f}
odd job {n} (temporary job)  :: Zeitarbeit {f}
odd job {n} (task of incidental nature)  :: Gelegenheitsarbeit {f}
odd number {n} (whole number that is not divisible by two)  :: ungerade Zahl {f}
oddball {n} (eccentric person)  :: Sonderling {m}, Exzentriker {m}
oddity {n} (strangeness)  :: Seltsamkeit {f}
odds {n} (the ratio of the probabilities of an event happening to that of it not happening)  :: Wahrscheinlichkeit {f}
odds {n} (the ratio of winnings to stake in betting situations)  :: Gewinnquote {f}
odds and ends {n} (miscellaneous things)  :: Krimskrams {m}
ode {n} (a short poetical composition)  :: Ode {f}
odious {adj} (arousing strong dislike)  :: abscheulich, widerlich, häßlich
odometer {n} (instrument attached to the wheel)  :: Hodometer {n}, Odometer {m}, Kilometerzähler {m}
odontoblast {n}  :: Odontoblast
odontocete {n} (toothed whale) SEE: toothed whale  ::
odor {n} (any smell) SEE: odour  ::
odorant {n} (substance with distinctive smell)  :: Odoriermittel {n}
odorless {adj} (having no odor)  :: geruchlos
odour {n} (Any smell, whether fragrant or offensive; scent; perfume)  :: Geruch {m}
odourless {adj} (odourless) SEE: odorless  ::
odyssey {n} (extended adventurous voyage)  :: Odyssee {f}
oedema {n} (edema) SEE: edema  ::
oenologist {n} (an expert in the science of oenology)  :: Önologe
oenology {n} (scientific study of wines)  :: Kellerwirtschaft, Önologie {f}
oesophageal {adj} (of or pertaining to the oesophagus)  :: ösophageal, Speiseröhren-, Ösophagus-
oesophagus {n} (the tube that carries food from the pharynx to the stomach)  :: Ösophagus {m}, Speiseröhre {f}
oestrus {n} (a female animal's readiness to mate)  :: Brunst {f}, Hitze {f}
oeuvre {n} (work of art)  :: Œuvre {n}
oeuvre {n} (complete body of works)  :: Œuvre {n}, Gesamtwerk {n}
of {prep} ((time) before, to)  :: vor
of {prep} (containing, comprising or made from)  :: aus
of {prep} (introducing subject matter)  :: von, über
of {prep} (connecting numeral or quantifier with quantified)  :: der
of {prep} (possessive genitive: belonging to)  :: genitive case, von
of a piece {prep} (of the same kind)  :: aus einem Guß
of age {prep} (old enough to be considered an adult)  :: volljährig
of course {adv} (naturally)  :: selbstverständlich, natürlich, sicher, allerdings
of late {prep} (recently)  :: in letzter Zeit
of one's choice {prep} (that one has chosen, or wishes to choose)  :: [of a male] seiner Wahl / [of a female; plural: of males, of females, of males and females] ihrer Wahl — The usage example would be: Er gelangte an die Universität seiner Wahl.
of record {prep} (authoritative) SEE: authoritative  ::
of record {prep} (authoritative media (newspaper of record))  :: Leitmedium
of that ilk {prep} (of that kind)  :: von der selben Art, von der (selben) Sorte
off {adv} (in a direction away from the speaker or object)  :: weg, davon
off {adv} (into a state of non-operation or non-existence)  :: aus
off {adj}  :: schlecht, verdorben
off {v} (to kill)  :: kaltmachen
off the top of one's head {prep} (in an extemporaneous manner; without careful thought, preparation, or investigation)  :: aus dem Stegreif
offal {n} (dead body) SEE: corpse  ::
offal {n} (refuse) SEE: refuse  ::
offal {n} (animal's organs as food)  :: Innereien {p}
offal {n} (carrion) SEE: carrion  ::
offence {n} (offense) SEE: offense  ::
offend {v} (sin) SEE: sin  ::
offend {v} (to hurt the feelings)  :: beleidigen
offend {v}  :: beleidigen, verletzen, ergern
offender {n} (one who gives or causes offense)  :: Täter {m}
offender {n} (a person who commits an offense against the law)  :: Täter {m}
offense {n} (state of being offended)  :: beleidigt sein, gekränkt sein
offensive {adj} (causing offense)  :: beleidigend
offensive {adj} (team sports: having to do with play directed at scoring)  :: offensiv
offensive {n} (an attack)  :: Offensive {f}
offer {n} (proposal)  :: Vorschlag {m}, Angebot {n}
offer {n} (something put forth)  :: Angebot {n}
offer {n} (law: invitation to enter binding contract)  :: Angebot {n}, Antrag {m}, Offerte {f}
offer {v} (to present something as a gesture of worship)  :: opfern
offer {v} (propose)  :: anbieten, vorschlagen
offer {v} (place at disposal)  :: anbieten
offertory {n} (the offering of sacremental bread and wine to God during a church service)  :: Offertorium {n}
offhand {adj} (without planning or thinking ahead)  :: schluderig, unüberlegt, spontan, unbesonnen
offhand {adj} (careless)  :: unvorsichtig, nachlässig, unüberlegt, unbesonnen
offhand {adj} (curt, unfriendly)  :: unfreundlich
office {n} (ceremonial religious duty or rite)  :: Dienst {m}, Amt {n}
office {n} (position of responsibility)  :: Amt {n}
office {n} (room(s) or building used for non-manual work)  :: Büro {n}, Kontor {n}, Amt {n} [e.g. government]
office {n} (major governmental division)  :: Amt {n}
office building {n} (commercial building containing spaces for offices)  :: Bürohaus {n}
office chair {n} (desk chair used in an office)  :: Bürostuhl {m}
office hours {n} (times when office workers are at their desks)  :: Sprechstunde {f}
officeholder {n} (person who holds an office)  :: Amtsinhaber {m}
officer {n} (one who has a position of authority in a hierarchical organization)  :: Funktionär {m}, Funktionärin {f}
officer {n} (one who holds a public office)  :: Beamter {m}, Beamtin {f}
officer {n} (contraction of the term "commissioned officer")  :: Offizier {m}, Offizierin {f}
official {adj} (relating to an office; especially, to a subordinate executive officer or attendant)  :: offiziell, amtlich, dienstlich
official {n} (office holder invested with powers and authorities)  :: Beamter {m}, Beamtin {f}
officialese {n} (bureaucratese) SEE: bureaucratese  ::
officially {adv} (in an official manner)  :: offiziell
off-licence {n} (liquor store) SEE: liquor store  ::
offline {adj} (of a system, not connected to a larger network)  :: offline
off-roader {n} (vehicle designed for driving offroad)  :: Offroader {m}
offset {n} (offset printing)  :: Offsetdruck {m}
offset {n} (difference in memory addresses)  :: Adressabstand {m}, Offset {n}
offshoot {n} (that which shoots off from a main stem)  :: Ableger {m}
offshore {adj} (moving away from the shore)  :: ablandig
offshore {adj} (located in the sea away from the coast)  :: offshore
offshore {adj} (located in another country)  :: Off-Shore-
offside {adj} (in an illegal position ahead of the ball)  :: im Abseits, abseits
offside {adj} (to the side of a road)  :: am Straßenrand, Straßenrand-
offside {n} (offside play)  :: Abseits {n}
offside trap {n} (defensive play)  :: Abseitsfalle {f}
offspring {n} (singular offspring (male, female or sex unspecified))  :: Nachkomme {m}, Nachkommin {f}, Kind {n}, Sohn {m}, Tochter {f}, Sprössling {m}
offspring {n} (plural or collective offspring (only males, only females, both sexes or sex unspecified))  :: Abkömmlinge {m-p}, Nachfahren {m-p}, Nachfahrinnen {f-p}, Nachwuchs {m} [uncountable, no pl], Sprösslinge {m-p}, Nachkommen {m-p}, Nachkomminnen {f-p}, Nachkommenschaft {f} [collective sg], Kinder {n-p}
offspring {n} (plural or collective offspring, animal's or plant's progeny)  :: Nachwuchs {m} [uncountable, no pl]
offspring {n} (other produce)  :: Hinterlassenschaft {f}
off-the-peg {adj} (ready-made)  :: von der Stange
off-the-rack {adj} (ready-made)  :: von der Stange
off-the-shelf {adj} (as purchased or as commonly available)  :: gebrauchsfertig
off-the-wall {adj} (Wildly unconventional; bizarre; absurd)  :: schräg, abgedreht, schrill, bizarr
off-the-wall {adj} (greatly inappropriate)  :: daneben
often {adv} (frequently, many times)  :: häufig, oft
oftenly {adv} (often) SEE: often  ::
oftentimes {adv} (frequently)  :: oftmals, oft
oganesson {n} (chemical element with atomic number 118)  :: Oganesson {n}
ogive {n} (curve of a cumulative function)  :: Ogive
ogive {n} (Gothic pointed arch)  :: Ogive
ogive {n} (nose of a bullet, missle, or rocket)  :: Ogive
ogle {v} (to stare flirtatiously)  :: liebäugeln
ogonek {n} (diacritical mark)  :: Ogonek {m}
ogre {n} (brutish giant)  :: Oger {m}
oh {interj} (expression of surprise)  :: ach, oh
oh dear {interj} (expression of dismay, concern, worry or disapproval)  :: oje
oh my {interj} (good heavens) SEE: good heavens  ::
oh my God {interj} (excitement or shock)  :: oh mein Gott
oh my Goddess {interj} (interjection said in excitement)  :: meine Göttin!
oh no {interj} (exclamation of alarm or concern)  :: ach nein, oh nein
ohana {n} (extended Hawaiian family unit)  :: Ohana {f}
ohm {n} (the derived unit of electrical resistance)  :: Ohm {n}
oi {interj} (exclamation to get attention) SEE: hey  ::
oil {n} (liquid fat)  :: Öl {n}
oil {n} (petroleum-based liquid)  :: Erdöl {n}, Öl {n}, Petroleum {n}
oil {v} (lubricate with oil)  :: ölen, einölen
oil {v} (to grease with oil for cooking)  :: mit Öl bestreichen
oil cake {n} (solid residue)  :: Presskuchen {m}
oil field {n} (area under which are reserves of petroleum)  :: Ölfeld {n}
oil lamp {n} (a simple vessel used to produce light)  :: Öllampe {f}
oil painting {n} (art of painting with oil paints)  :: Ölgemälde {n}
oil palm {n} (Palm family of trees)  :: Ölpalme {f}
oil platform {n} (structure for oil)  :: Bohrinsel {f}
oil rig {n} (oil-drilling platform)  :: Bohrturm {m}
oil shale {n} (shale from which hydrocarbons can be produced)  :: Ölschiefer
oil slick {n} (thin film of oil floating on the surface of water)  :: Ölspur {f}, Ölteppich {m}
oil tanker {n} (Ship)  :: Öltanker {m}
oil well {n} (hole drilled into the earth from which petroleum is pumped)  :: Ölquelle {f}
oilcan {n} (container)  :: Ölkanne {f}, Ölkännchen {n}
oilcloth {n} (fabric or cloth)  :: Wachstuch {n}
oiler {n} (oil well) SEE: oil well  ::
oiler {n} (ship) SEE: oil tanker  ::
oily {adj} (covered with or containing oil)  :: ölig
oink {interj} (Representing the sound made by a pig)  :: grunz
oink {n} (sound made by a pig)  :: Grunzen {n}
oink {v} (to oink)  :: grunzen
ointment {n} (viscous preparation, usually containing medication)  :: Salbe {f}
okapi {n} (Large ruminant mammal)  :: Okapi {n}
okara {n} (a food made from soybean pulp)  :: Okara
okra {n} (Abelmoschus esculentus)  :: Okra {f}
okroshka {n} (cold raw vegetable soup)  :: Okroschka {f}
okrug {n} (administrative division)  :: Okrug {m}
-ol {suffix} (-OH group)  :: -ol
old {adj} (of an object, concept, etc: having existed for a relatively long period of time)  :: alt
old {adj} (of a living being: having lived for relatively many years)  :: alt
old {adj} (former)  :: alt
old {adj} (having existed or lived for the specified time)  :: alt
old {adj} ((of an item) used, not new)  :: alt
old {adj} (tiresome)  :: alt
old age {n} (latter part of life)  :: hohes Alter {n}, Alter {n}
old boy {n} (alumnus) SEE: alumnus  ::
old fart {n} (pejorative: elderly person)  :: alter Sack {m}, alter Knacker {m}, alter Scheißer {m}
old folks' home {n} (nursing home) SEE: nursing home  ::
old gold {n} (a brownish gold colour)  :: Altgold {n}
old maid {n} (elderly unmarried woman) SEE: spinster  ::
old maid {n} (card game)  :: Schwarzer Peter {m}
old man {n} (elderly man)  :: Greis {m}, [indefinite] Alter {m}, alter Mann {m}, Väterchen {n}
old money {n} (families that have been wealthy for generations)  :: alter Geldadel {m}
old moon {n} (phase of moon when it is waning)  :: Altmond {m}
old moon {n} (the moon when it is waning)  :: Altmond {m}
old people's home {n} (nursing home) SEE: nursing home  ::
old people's home {n} (retirement village) SEE: retirement village  ::
old salt {n} (seadog) SEE: seadog  ::
old stick {n} (chap) SEE: chap  ::
old town {n} (older historical part of a town or city)  :: Altstadt {f}
old wives' tale {n} (rumour, myth or superstition)  :: Ammenmärchen {n}
old woman {n} (elderly woman)  :: alte Frau {f}, Alte {f}, [very old] Greisin {f}
older adult {n} (old person)  :: Senior {m}
older brother {n} (a sibling's older brother)  :: großer Bruder {m}
older sister {n} (a sibling's older sister)  :: große Schwester {f}
old-fashioned {adj} (outdated or no longer in vogue)  :: altmodisch, altväterlich, altväterisch, antiquiert, unmodern, unzeitgemäß, verzopft, zopfig [pejorative]
old-fashioned {adj} (preferring the customs of earlier times)  :: altmodisch
old-growth forest {n} (forest that has attained great age without significant disturbance)  :: Primärwald {m}
oldie {n} (something or someone old)  :: Oldie {m}
oldie {n} (song or record from a long time ago)  :: Oldie {m}
oldness {n} (state of being old)  :: Alter {n}
old-timer {n} (one who has been around for a long time or has a great deal of experience)  :: alter Hase {m}
oleander {n} (A poisonous shrub)  :: Oleander {m}
oleate {n} (salt or ester)  :: Oleat {n}
olefin metathesis {n}  :: Olefinmetathese {f}
oleic acid {n} (fatty acid with 18 carbon atoms and one double bond, found in olive oil)  :: Ölsäure {f}
oleophobic {adj} (tending to repel oil)  :: oleophob
oleum {n} (fuming sulfuric acid)  :: Oleum {n}, rauchende Schwefelsäure {f}
olfaction {n} (the sense of smell)  :: Geruchssinn {m}
olfactory {adj} (concerning the sense of smell)  :: geruchlich
oligarchy {n} (Government by only a few)  :: Oligarchie {f}
oligarchy {n} (State ruled by such a government)  :: Oligarchie {f}
oligomer {n} (compound intermediate between a monomer and a polymer)  :: Oligomer {n}
oligopolist {n} (member of an oligopoly)  :: Oligopolist {m}
oligopolistic {adj} (having the character of an oligopoly)  :: oligopolistisch
oligopoly {n} (economic condition)  :: Oligopol {n}
oligotrophic {adj} (of a diet: deficient in nutrition)  :: oligotroph
oliguria {n} (a decreased production in the volume of urine)  :: Oligurie {f}
olinguito {n} (mammal)  :: Anden-Makibär {m}
olive {n} (fruit)  :: Olive {f}
olive {n} (olive tree) SEE: olive tree  ::
olive branch {n} (branch of an olive tree)  :: Olivenzweig {m}
olive oil {n} (oil pressed from olives)  :: Olivenöl {n}
olive tree {n} (tree that produces olives)  :: Olivenbaum {m}, Ölbaum {m}
olivine {n} (family of minerals forming orthorhombic crystals)  :: Olivin {m}
olla podrida {n} (miscellaneous assortment) SEE: hodgepodge  ::
olla podrida {n} (Spanish stew of seasoned meat and vegetables)  :: Olla podrida {f}
olm {n} (Proteus anguinus)  :: Olm {m}
-ologist {suffix} (alternative spelling of -logist, one who studies a subject)  :: -ologe {m}
-ology {suffix} (branch of learning)  :: -ologie {f}
omasum {n} (the third part of the stomach of a ruminant)  :: Blättermagen {m}, Buchmagen {m}, Buch {n}, Psalter {m}, Kalender {m}, Löser {m}
ombudsman {n} (official who investigates complaints)  :: Ombudsmann {m}
omega {n} (letter of the Greek alphabet)  :: Omega {n}
omega {n} (the end; final or last in a sequence)  :: O {n}
omega {n} (angular velocity) SEE: angular velocity  ::
omelette {n} (dish made with beaten eggs)  :: Omelett {n}
omen {n} (something which portends or is perceived to portend a good or evil event or circumstance in the future; an augury or foreboding)  :: Omen {n}
omen {n} (prophetic significance)  :: Omen {n}
omertà {n} (code of silence amongst members of the Mafia or other criminal organization)  :: Omertà {f}
omiai {n} (formal marriage interview) SEE: miai  ::
omicron {n} (Greek letter)  :: Omikron {n}
ominous {adj} (of or pertaining to an omen or to omens; being or exhibiting an omen)  :: ominös, ahnungsvoll, schicksalschwer
ominous {adj} (giving indication of a coming ill)  :: unheilsschwanger, verhängnisvoll, unheilvoll, unheilbringend
omission {n} (the act of omitting)  :: Unterlassung {f}
omission {n}  :: Unterlassung {f}
omit {v} (to leave out or exclude)  :: weglassen, auslassen
omnibus {n} (vehicle)  :: Omnibus {m}, Bus {m}
omnipotence {n} (unlimited power)  :: Allmächtigkeit {f}
omnipotent {adj} (having unlimited power, force or authority)  :: allmächtig
omnipresence {n} (the ability to be at all places at the same time)  :: Allgegenwart {f}, Ubiquität {f}
omnipresent {adj} (being everywhere)  :: omnipräsent, allgegenwärtig
omniscience {n} (capacity to know everything)  :: Allwissenheit {f}
omniscient {adj} (having total knowledge)  :: allwissend
omnitheism {n} (The belief that all religions contain a core recognition of the same God)  :: Omnitheismus {m}
omnium-gatherum {n} (collection of miscellaneous things) SEE: hodgepodge  ::
omnivore {n} (animal eating both plants and meat)  :: Allesfresser, Omnivore {m}
omnivorous {adj} (having the ability to eat both animal and vegetable food)  :: allfressend
on {adj} (in the state of being active, functioning or operating)  :: an, ein
on {adv} (to an operating state)  :: an, ein
on {adv} (continuing an action)  :: weiter
on {adv} (along, forwards (continuing an action))  :: an
on {prep} (positioned at the upper surface of)  :: auf
on {prep} (covering)  :: über
on {prep} (at the date of)  :: an
on {prep} (dealing with the subject of)  :: über
on {prep} (touching; hanging from)  :: an, bei
on {prep} (because of, or due to something)  :: wegen, aufgrund
on {prep} (paid for by)  :: auf
on {prep} (used to indicate means or medium)  :: in, an
on a first-name basis {adv} (having enough familiarity with another person to call them by their first name)  :: per Du
on a full stomach {prep} (directly after eating, after a meal)  :: mit vollem Magen
on a par {prep} (On a level)  :: gleichauf, ebenbürtig, auf einer Höhe mit, auf einer Ebene mit, auf Augenhöhe mit, gleichwertig
on account of {prep} (because of, owing to)  :: aufgrund
on all fours {adv} (on hands and knees)  :: auf allen vieren
on and off {adv} (intermittently)  :: ab und zu
on behalf of {prep} (speaking or acting for)  :: im Namen von
on board {adv} (aboard) SEE: aboard  ::
on board {adj} (on or in a means of transportation)  :: an Bord
on call {prep} (when requested)  :: Bereitschaftsdienst haben, Bereitschaft haben [to be on call]
on earth {prep} (expletive giving emphasis after interrogative word)  :: in Gottes Namen, in Herrgotts Namen, in aller Welt, um alles in der Welt, um Himmels willen
on end {prep} (upright, erect, endways)  :: hochkant
on fire {prep} (being burned by fire)  :: in Brand, in Flammen (both construed with the verb stehen)
on fire {prep} (rapidly achieving good results)  :: einen Lauf haben (verb)
on foot {prep} (walking, jogging, running)  :: zu Fuß
on hand {prep} (available)  :: zur Hand
on heat {prep} (in estrus)  :: brünstig (bucks), läufig (dogs), rollig (cats)
on no account {prep} (under no circumstances) SEE: under no circumstances  ::
on offer {prep} (for sale at a reduced price)  :: im Angebot, reduziert
on one's deathbed {prep} (close to death (idiomatic))  :: auf dem Sterbebett
on one's own {prep} (alone; by oneself; without the companionship or assistance of others)  :: auf sich selbst gestellt, selber, selbst, von alleine, von selbst, alleine
on purpose {prep} (purposely, with intention)  :: mit Absicht, absichtlich, vorsätzlich, extra, bewusst, mit Vorbedacht
on sale {prep} (available for purchase)  :: zum Verkauf
on site {prep} (at a job site)  :: vor Ort
on the contrary {prep} (opposite)  :: im Gegenteil
on the fly {adv} ((idiomatic) spontaneously or extemporaneously)  :: in Eile, spontan, unvorbereitet, ohne Vorbereitung, fliegend, auf die Schnelle, improvisiert
on the go {prep} (actively traveling)  :: unterwegs
on the hook {prep} (liable) SEE: liable  ::
on the hour {prep} (hourly, beginning at the start of each hour)  :: zur vollen Stunde, zu jeder vollen Stunde
on the house {prep} (free service)  :: aufs Haus
on the line {adj} (at risk)  :: auf dem Spiel, auf der Kippe
on the one hand {prep} (from one point of view)  :: zum einen, einerseits, einesteils
on the other hand {prep} (from another point of view)  :: auf der anderen Seite, andererseits, hingegen, zum anderen
on the same page {prep} (on the same page)  :: auf gleicher Wellenlänge (sein), die gleiche Wellenlänge (haben), der selber Wellenlänge (sein), der gleichen Meinung (sein)
on the same wavelength {prep} (in rapport)  :: auf der gleichen Wellenlänge liegen
on the spur of the moment {prep} (on very short notice)  :: sehr kurzfristig
on the street {prep} (without a home)  :: obdachlos, auf der Straße
on the tip of one's tongue {prep} (known but not quite remembered)  :: auf der Zunge liegen
on the verge {prep} (almost at the beginning)  :: kurz davor
on the warpath {prep} (very angry or upset)  :: auf dem Kriegspfad
on the way {prep} (coming)  :: unterwegs, auf dem Weg
on the way {adv} (whilst travelling)  :: unterwegs
on thin ice {prep} (at risk)  :: auf dünnem Eis
on this side of {prep} (on this side of)  :: diesseits
on time {adv} (punctually)  :: pünktlich, rechtzeitig
on your mark, get set, go {phrase} (three-command start of racing)  :: auf die Plätze, fertig, los, Achtung, fertig, los
onager {n} (wild ass)  :: Onager {m}
onager {n} (military engine)  :: Onager {m}
onanism {n} (masturbation)  :: Onanie
onboard {adj} (carried or used on or in a vehicle or vessel)  :: Bord- [in compounds]
onboard {adv} (on a vehicle) SEE: on board  ::
once {adv} (one and only one time)  :: einmal
once {adv} (formerly)  :: früher
once {conj} (as soon as)  :: als, sobald
once again {adv} (one more time)  :: noch einmal, wieder einmal, nochmals, wiederum, aufs neue, nomma [colloquial], wieder
once and for all {adv} (Finally, permanently, conclusively)  :: ein für allemal
once bitten, twice shy {proverb} (one is cautious in the future if hurt in the past)  :: ein gebranntes Kind scheut das Feuer
once in a blue moon {adv} (very rarely)  :: alle Jubeljahre
once in a while {adv} (occasionally)  :: ab und zu
once more {adv} (one more time) SEE: once again  ::
once or twice {phrase} (a small, indefinite number of times)  :: ein- oder zweimal
once upon a time {adv} (traditional beginning of children’s stories, especially fairy tales)  :: es war einmal
onco- {prefix} (pertaining to tumors)  :: onko-
oncologist {n} (one who specialises in oncology)  :: Onkologe {m}, Onkologin {f}
oncology {n} (branch of medicine)  :: Onkologie {f}
one {pron} (impersonal pronoun)  :: expressed by nominalization when following an adjective
one {pron} (indefinite personal pronoun)  :: man, einer
one {n} (digit or figure)  :: Eins {f}
one {adj} (whole, entire)  :: eins
-one {suffix} (ketone)  :: -on {n}
one after another {adv} (in single file)  :: nacheinander
one and a half {num} (one and a half)  :: anderthalb, eineinhalb
one another {pron} (idiomatic, reciprocal pronoun)  :: einander, [reciprocal] gegenseitig, [following each other] aufeinander
one brick short of a full load {adj} (not mentally sound; insane)  :: eine Schraube locker haben, nicht alle Tassen im Schrank haben, einen Dachschaden haben
one by one {adv} (individually)  :: der Reihe nach, einer nach dem anderen, eine nach dem anderen, eins nach dem anderen, eines nach dem anderen, nacheinander, Stück für Stück
one day {adv} (at unspecified time in the past)  :: eines Tages
one fell swoop {n} (one stroke; one action or event with many results)  :: in einem Rutsch, mit einem Schlag
one for all, all for one {phrase} (motto: working for each other)  :: einer für alle, alle für einen
one hundred and one {num} (one hundred plus one)  :: einhunderteins, hunderteins, einhundertundeins, hundertundeins
one hundred and one {n} (figure 101)  :: Einhunderteins, Hunderteins, Einhundertundeins, Hundertundeins
one hundred million {num} (number 100,000,000)  :: hundert Millionen
one hundred one {num} (101)  :: hunderteins {f}
one hundred percent {adj} (complete, total)  :: hundertprozentig
one hundred percent {adv} (completely, totally)  :: einhundert Prozent
one million {num} (cardinal number 1000000) SEE: million  ::
one moment, please {phrase} (one moment please)  :: Einen Moment, bitte
one o'clock {n} (the start of the second hour)  :: ein Uhr
one of a kind {n} (unique specimen)  :: Unikat {n}, einzigartig [attributive]
one swallow does not a summer make {proverb} (one instance of an event does not necessarily indicate a trend)  :: eine Schwalbe macht noch keinen Sommer; einmal ist keinmal
one thousand {num} (cardinal number 1000) SEE: thousand  ::
one up {v} (do something slightly better than a competitor)  :: um eine Nasenlänge voraus sein
one-armed {adj} (having only one arm)  :: einarmig
one-armed bandit {n} (gaming machine)  :: einarmiger Bandit {m}
one-child policy {n} (a policy of population control)  :: Ein-Kind-Politik {f}
one-dimensional {adj} (having length, but no width, height or depth)  :: eindimensional
one-dimensional {adj} (figuratively, lacking depth or believability)  :: eindimensional
one-eyed {adj} (having only a single eye)  :: einäugig
one-handed {adv} (using only one hand)  :: einhändig
one-handedness {n}  :: Einhändigkeit {f}
one-hit wonder {n} (musical performer)  :: One-Hit-Wonder {n}
one-hit wonder {n} (person or group known for achieving only a single major accomplishment)  :: One-Hit-Wonder {n}
one-horse town {n} (very small town)  :: Kuhdorf {n}
oneiric {adj} (resembling a dream; dreamlike) SEE: dreamlike  ::
oneirologist {n} (interpreter of dreams)  :: Oneirologe {m}, Oneirologin {f}
oneirology {n} (the study of dreams)  :: Oneirologie {f}
one-legged {adj} (having only one leg)  :: einbeinig
oneness {n} (state of being undivided)  :: Einheit {f}
one-night stand {n} (sexual encounter)  :: einmalige Angelegenheit {f}, One-Night-Stand {m}
one-of-a-kind {n} (one of a kind) SEE: one of a kind  ::
onerous {adj} (burdensome)  :: beschwerlich, drückend, lästig, mühsam
one's {pron} (belonging to one)  :: sein {m}, seine {f}
one's bark is worse than one's bite {phrase} (one acts in a threatening way but is relatively harmless)  :: Hunde, die bellen, beißen nicht
one's days are numbered {phrase} (some period of time is coming to an end)  :: seine Tage sind gezählt [his/its days are numbered], ihre Tage sind gezählt [her/their days are numbered]
one's marbles {n} (sanity) SEE: sanity  ::
one's marbles {n}  :: alle Tassen im Schrank (haben) ((have got) one's marbles)
oneself {pron} (The person, previously mentioned)  :: selbst, sich
one-sided {adj} (partial or biased in favour of one faction)  :: parteiisch
one-sided {adj} (with one competitor dominant over the other)  :: einseitig
one-sided {adj} (out of proportion or lopsided)  :: einseitig
one-sided {adj} (having only one side)  :: einseitig
one-sidedness {n} (state of being one-sidedness)  :: Einseitigkeit {f}
one-time {adj} (of or pertaining to a specific time in the past)  :: ehemalig
one-time {adj} (occurring only on one occasion)  :: einmalig
one-track mind {n} (obsessed mind)  :: Tunnelblick {m}
one-two {n} (soccer: quick one-touch play between two players)  :: Doppelpass {m}
one-way {adj} (allowing movement in only one direction)  :: Einweg-, Einbahn-
one-way {adj} (allowing travel in only one direction)  :: einfach
one-way street {n} (road in which traffic is only allowed to proceed in one direction)  :: Einbahnstraße {f}
one-way ticket {n} (a ticket granting permission to travel to a place but not back)  :: einfache Fahrkarte {f}, Einzelfahrschein {m}
ongoing {adj} (continuing, permanent)  :: ständig, permanent, andauernd, anhaltend, immerwährend, fortlaufend
ongoing {adj} (presently or currently happening; being in progress)  :: laufend, gegenwärtig stattfindend, derzeitig stattfindend
oniomania {n} (an abnormal impulse to buy things)  :: Oniomanie {f}, Kaufsucht {f}
onion {n} (plant)  :: Zwiebel {f}
onion dome {n} (onion-shaped dome)  :: Zwiebelturm {m}
onion ring {n} (food)  :: Zwiebelringe {m-p}
online {adj} (connected to a network)  :: online, angeschlossen
online {adj} (available over the Internet)  :: online
online {adj} (connected to the Internet)  :: online
online {adj} (of a system that is active)  :: eingeschaltet
online {adj}  :: eingeschaltet, verbunden, online
onlooker {n} (spectator) SEE: spectator  ::
only {adj} (alone in a category)  :: einzig
only {adj} (without sibling)  :: geschwisterlos, Einzelkind {n} [noun]
only {adj} (singularly superior; the best)  :: einzigartig
only {adv} (without others or anything further; exclusively)  :: nur, allein
only {adv} (no more than)  :: nur
only {adv} (as recently as)  :: gerade
only {adv}  :: einzig, nur
only {conj}  :: aber, doch
only child {n} (a person who has no siblings)  :: Einzelkind {n}
on-message {adj} (conformant to the official party policy)  :: gleichgeschaltet
onomasiology {n} (branch of lexicology)  :: Onomasiologie {f}, Benennungslehre {f}, Bezeichnungslehre {f}
onomastician {n} (person who studies onomastics, person who studies names)  :: Onomastiker {m}, Onomastikerin {f}, Onomatologe {m}, Onomatologin {f}, Namenkundler {m}, Namenkundlerin {f}, Onomasiologe {m}, Onomasiologin {f}, Namenforscher {m}, Namenforscherin {f}
onomastics {n} (branch of lexicology devoted to the study of names)  :: Onomastik {f}, Namenkunde {f}, Onomatologie {f}, Onomasiologie {f}, Namenforschung {f}, Bezeichnungslehre {f}
onomatopoeia {n} (property of a word of sounding like what it represents)  :: Klangnachahmung, Lautmalerei, Lautnachahmung, Schallnachahmung {f}; Onomatopöie {f}, Onomatopoie {f}, Onomatopoesie {f}, Wortmalerei {f}, Wortbildung aus Naturlauten {f}
onomatopoeia {n} (word that sounds like what it represents)  :: lautmalerisches Wort, lautmalendes Wort, lautnachahmendes Wort, klangnachahmendes Wort; Klangwort, Schallwort; onomatopoetisches Wort, onomatopoietisches Wort; Onomatopoetikum, Onomatopoetikon, Onomatopoietikon
onomatopoeic {adj} (of or relating to onomatopoeia)  :: lautmalend, lautmalerisch, ono­ma­to­pö­e­tisch, ono­ma­to­po­e­tisch
onomatopoeic {adj} (having the property of onomatopoeia)  :: lautmalend, lautmalerisch, ono­ma­to­pö­e­tisch, ono­ma­to­po­e­tisch
onomatopoetic {adj} (concerning onomatopoeia) SEE: onomatopoeic  ::
onscreen {adv} (inside the frame of the screen)  :: Bildschirm-
onsen {n} (a Japanese hot spring)  :: Onsen {n}
on-site {adj} (at a site)  :: vor Ort
onslaught {n} (fierce attack)  :: Angriff {m}, Ansturm {m}
onslaughter {n} (onslaught) SEE: onslaught  ::
ontic {adj}  :: ontisch
onto {prep} (upon; on top of)  :: auf
ontogeny {n} (development of an individual organism)  :: Ontogenie {f}, Ontogenese {f}
ontological {adj} (of, or relating to, ontology)  :: ontologisch
ontology {n} (study of being)  :: Ontologie {f}
ontology {n} (system model in computer science)  :: Ontologie {f}
onus {n} (legal obligation)  :: Pflicht {f}
onus {n} (burden of proof)  :: Beweislast {f}
onus probandi {n} (duty of a party in a legal proceeding) SEE: burden of proof  ::
onward {adv} (In a forward direction)  :: vorwärts
onyx {n} (a banded variety of chalcedony)  :: Onyx {m}
oofless {adj} (poor) SEE: poor  ::
oolite {n} (geology: rock of spherical grains)  :: Oolith {m}
oolith {n} (spherical granule of mineral material)  :: Oolith {m}
oops {interj} (acknowledging a minor mistake)  :: ups, huch
oops {interj}  :: hoppla, upps
ooze {v} (to secrete or slowly leak)  :: sickern, durchsickern, triefen
op shop {n} (thrift shop) SEE: thrift shop  ::
opah {n} (fish of the Lampridae family)  :: Gotteslachs {m}
opal {n} (a mineral consisting, like quartz, of silica, but inferior to quartz in hardness and specific gravity)  :: Opal {m}
op-amp {n} (active circuit element)  :: Operationsverstärker {m}
opaque {adj} (neither reflecting nor emitting light)  :: matt, dunkel
opaque {adj} (hindering light to pass through)  :: undurchsichtig, undurchlässig, opak, blickdicht
opaque {adj} (allowing little light to pass through)  :: trüb, trübe, milchig
opaque {adj} (unclear, unintelligible, hard to get or explain the meaning of)  :: unklar, schleierhaft, unverständlich, unverstanden
opaque {adj} (obtuse, stupid)  :: stumpf, begriffsstutzig
opaque {n} (area of darkness)  :: Undurchsichtigkeit {f}, Trübnis {f}, Dunkelheit {f}, verschleiern
opaque {n} (something which is opaque)  :: Undurchsichtiges {n}, Blickdichtes {n}
opaque {v} (to render opaque)  :: trüben, mattieren, verdunkeln, verschleiern
open {adj} (not closed)  :: auf, offen
open {adj} (prepared to conduct business)  :: offen, geöffnet
open {adj} (receptive)  :: offen
open {adj} (public)  :: öffentlich
open {adj} (candid)  :: aufrichtig, [occasionally pejorative] treuherzig, [pejorative] unbedarft
open {adj} (math: which is part of a predefined collection of subsets)  :: offen
open {adj} (computing: in current use)  :: offen, geöffnet
open {adj} (music: without any fingers pressing the string against the fingerboard)  :: offen
open {v} (to make something accessible)  :: öffnen, aufmachen
open {v} (to make accessible to customers)  :: öffnen, aufmachen
open {v} (to start (a campaign))  :: eröffnen
open {v} (to become open)  :: sich öffnen
open {v} (to begin conducting business)  :: offen, geöffnet
open air {n} (the outside)  :: frische Luft {f}
open book {n} (thing easily interpreted)  :: offenes Buch {n}
open book {n} (person naively honest or open)  :: offenes Buch {n}
open day {n} (casual event where an institution is open for inspection by anyone interested)  :: Tag der offenen Tür {m}
open house {n} (event where a facility or institution is open to the public for inspection or tour)  :: Tag der offenen Tür
open mic {n} (stage platform with open invitation)  :: Offenes Mikro {n}
open relationship {n} (the relationship with possible additional relationships)  :: offene Beziehung {f}
open sandwich {n} (slice of bread with toppings)  :: Stulle {f}, Bemme {f}, belegtes Brot
open secret {n} (widely known fact not mentioned)  :: offenes Geheimnis {n}
open sesame {interj} (Open up)  :: Sesam öffne dich
open set {n} (the set of all interior points)  :: offene Menge {f}
open source {n} (practice)  :: offene Quelle {f} or Quelloffenheit {f}
open source {n} (software)  :: offene Quelle {f} or Quelloffenheit {f}
open source {v} (the practice of providing open source code for a product)  :: quelloffen [for example: „quelloffene Hardware“ or „quelloffener Film“]
open source {v} (open-source software in general)  :: quelloffen [for example: „quelloffene Software“ or „quelloffene Anwendung“]
open up {v} (to open)  :: öffnen
open-chain {adj}  :: offenkettig
open-end fund {n} (collective investment)  :: offener Fonds {m}
open-ended {adj} (unrestricted by definite limits)  :: ergebnisoffen
opener {n} (device that opens something)  :: Öffner
opening {n} (something that is open)  :: Öffnung {f}
opening {n} (first performance of a show or play by a particular troupe)  :: Eröffnungsvorstellung {f}
opening {n} (first few moves in a game of chess)  :: Eröffnung {f}
opening {n} (unoccupied employment position)  :: offene Stelle {f}, freie Stelle {f}
opening ceremony {n} (ceremony to mark the official opening of a building or event)  :: Eröffnungsfeier {f}
opening hours {n} (the regular times of day when a shop is open)  :: Öffnungszeit {f}, Öffnungszeiten {f-p}
openly {adv} (in an open manner, visibly, not covertly)  :: offen, öffentlich
open-minded {adj} (willing to consider new ideas)  :: aufgeschlossen
open-source {adj}  :: quelloffen
opera {n} (theatrical work)  :: Oper {f}
opera {n} (score)  :: Oper {f}
opera {n} (building)  :: Oper {f}, Opernhaus {n}
opera {n} (company)  :: Oper {f}
opera house {n} (theatre for opera)  :: Opernhaus {n}, Oper {f}
opera singer {n} (someone who sings opera professionally)  :: Opernsänger {m}
operate {v} (medicine)  :: operieren
operate {v} (to operate a machine)  :: betreiben
operate {v}  :: operieren
operating room {n} (room in a hospital used for performing surgical operations)  :: Operationssaal {m}
operating system {n} (software which controls computer)  :: Betriebssystem {n}
operating theatre {n} (room in a hospital used for performing surgery)  :: Operationssaal {m}
operation {n} (method by which a device performs its function)  :: Betrieb {m}
operation {n} (method or practice by which actions are done)  :: Betrieb {m}
operation {n} (surgical procedure)  :: Operation {f}
operation {n} (procedure for generating a value from one or more other values)  :: Operation {f}, Verknüpfung {f}
operation {n} (military campaign)  :: Aktion {f}, Operation {f}, Unternehmen {n}
operational {adj} (of or relating to operations, especially military operations)  :: Einsatz-, Operations-
operational {adj} (functioning and ready for use)  :: betriebsbereit, funktionsfähig, einsatzfähig
operator {n} (one who operates)  :: Betreiber {m}
operator {n} (telecommunications operator)  :: Telefonist {f}, Telefonistin {f}, Vermittlung {f}
operator {n} (mathematical operator)  :: Operator {m}, Rechenzeichen {n}
operator {n} (Chinese whispers) SEE: Chinese whispers  ::
operetta {n} (lighter version of opera)  :: Operette {f}
ophidiophobia {n} (ophiophobia) SEE: ophiophobia  ::
ophiophobia {n} (fear of snakes)  :: Schlangenfeindlichkeit {f}, Ophidiophobie {f}
ophthalmologist {n} (eye specialist)  :: Augenarzt {m}, Augenärztin {f}
ophthalmology {n} (eye medicine)  :: Augenheilkunde {f}, Ophthalmologie {f}
opiate {n} (drug, hormone or other substance derived from or related to opium)  :: Opiat {n}
opine {v} (to have or express an opinion)  :: meinen
opinion {n} (thought a person has formed about a topic)  :: Meinung {f}, Ansicht {f}, Anschauung {f}
opinion {n} (EU: A judicial opinion by an Advocate General delivered to the European Court of Justice)  :: Schlussanträge {p}
opinion {v} (opine) SEE: opine  ::
opinion poll {n} (poll)  :: Meinungsumfrage {f}
opinionate {v} (to have a given opinion)  :: eigensinnig sein, rechthaberisch sein
opinionated {adj} (holding very strong opinions)  :: dogmenbehaftet
opinionated {adj} (obstinately holding to one's opinion)  :: besserwisserisch, rechthaberisch
opioid {n} (substance that has effects similar to opium)  :: Opioid {n}
opioid {n} (natural substance)  :: Opioid {n}
opioid {n} (synthetic compound)  :: Opioid {n}
opium {n} (drug from opium poppy)  :: Opium {n}
opium {n} (anything that numbs or stupefies)  :: Opium {n}
opium poppy {n} (Papaver somniferum)  :: Schlafmohn {m}
opossum {n} (marsupial of the Didelphidae)  :: Beutelratte {f}
opponent {n} (rival)  :: Gegner {m} , Gegenspieler {m}
opportunism {n} (the taking of opportunities)  :: Opportunismus {m}
opportunist {n} (someone who takes advantage of any opportunity)  :: Opportunist {m}, Opportunistin {f}, Wendehals {m}
opportunistic {adj} (said of people who will take advantage of situations)  :: opportunistisch
opportunity {n} (chance for advancement, progress or profit)  :: Gelegenheit {f}
opportunity {n} (favorable circumstance or occasion)  :: Gelegenheit {f}
opportunity cost {n} (cost of something in terms of an opportunity forgone)  :: Opportunitätskosten {p}
oppose {v} (to attempt to stop the progression of)  :: ablehnen
oppose {v} (to object to)  :: widersprechen
opposite {adj} (located directly across from)  :: gegenüberliegend, andere
opposite {adj} (facing the other way)  :: entgegengesetzt
opposite {adj} (of complementary or mutually exclusive things)  :: andere
opposite {n} (contrary thing)  :: Gegenteil {m}, Gegensatz {m}
opposite {n} (antonym)  :: Gegenteil {n}
opposite {adv} (in an opposite position)  :: gegenüber
opposite {prep} (across from)  :: gegenüber
opposite sex {n} (the other gender to which one is referring)  :: anderes Geschlecht {n}
opposite side {n} (side seen as an adversary)  :: Gegenpartei
opposites attract {proverb} (proverb)  :: Gegensätze ziehen sich an
opposition {n} (astronomy)  :: Opposition {f}
opposition {n} (political)  :: Opposition {f}
oppositionist {n} (a person who opposes; especially a member of an official opposition)  :: Oppositioneller {m}, Oppositionelle {f}
oppress {v} (keep down by force)  :: unterdrücken
oppression {n} (act of oppressing, or the state of being oppressed)  :: Unterdrückung {f}
oppression {n} (exercise of authority or power in a burdensome, cruel, or unjust manner)  :: Unterdrückung {f}
oppressor {n} (oppressor)  :: Unterdrücker {m}
oprichnina {n} (period of Russian history)  :: Opritschnina {f}
opt {v} (to choose)  :: optieren
opt out {v} (To choose not to participate in something)  :: ablehnen
optative {n} (optative)  :: Optativ
optic {adj} (of or relating to the eye or to vision)  :: optisch
optic {adj} (of or relating to optics or optical instruments)  :: optisch
optic chiasm {n} (part of the brain)  :: Sehnervenkreuzung {f}, Sehnervkreuzung {f}, Chiasma opticum {n} [from Latin]
optic nerve {n} (nerve)  :: Sehnerv {m}
optical {adj} (incorporating light-sensitive devices)  :: optisch
optical {adj} (relating to sight) SEE: optic  ::
optical {adj} (relating to optics) SEE: optic  ::
optical character recognition {n} (electronic identification and digital encoding of characters)  :: optische Zeichenerkennung {f}, Texterkennung {f}
optical fibre {n} (fibre used for transmitting light)  :: Lichtwellenleiter {m}
optical illusion {n} (image that is visually deceptive or misleading)  :: optische Täuschung {f}
optician {n} (a person who makes or sells lenses, spectacles)  :: Optiker {m}, Optikerin {f}
optics {n} (physics of light and vision)  :: Optik {f}
optimal {adj} (the best)  :: optimal
optimate {n} (member of the patrician ruling class in republican Ancient Rome)  :: Optimat {m}, Optimatin {f}
optimism {n} (a tendency to expect the best)  :: Optimismus {m}, Zuversicht {f}
optimist {n} (a person who expects a favourable outcome)  :: Optimist {m}, Optimistin {f}
optimist {n} (a believer in optimism)  :: Optimist {m}, Optimistin {f}
optimistic {adj} (expecting a good outcome)  :: optimistisch
optimization {n} (the design and operation of a system or process to make it as good as possible in some defined sense)  :: Optimierung
optimize {v} (to make (something) optimal)  :: optimieren
optimize {v} (to make (something) more efficient)  :: optimieren
optimize {v}  :: optimieren
optimum {n} (the best or most favorable condition)  :: Optimum {n}
option {n} (one of the choices which can be made)  :: Alternative {f}, Option {f}
option {n} (financial product)  :: Option {f}
option button {n} (radio button) SEE: radio button  ::
optional {adj} (not compulsory)  :: freiwillig, optional, wahlfrei,, fakultativ, freigestellt, wahlweise
optode {n} (optical sensor device)  :: Optode {f}
optoelectronics {n} (branch of physics)  :: Optoelektronik {f}
optography {n} (the production of an optogram on the retina by the photochemical action of light on the visual purple; the fixation of an image in the eye)  :: Optographie {f}
optoisolator {n} (device that transmits a signal optically)  :: Optokoppler {m}
optometric {adj} (of or pertaining to optometry)  :: optometrisch
optometrist {n} (person trained in examining and testing the eyes for defects)  :: Optometrist {m}
optometry {n} (art and science of vision and eye care)  :: Optometrie {f}, Augenheilkunde {f}
optronics {n} (optoelectronics) SEE: optoelectronics  ::
opulence {n} (wealth)  :: Reichtum {m}, Wohlstand {m}
opulent {adj} (luxuriant)  :: opulent
or {conj} (conjunction)  :: oder
or {n} (gold or yellow tincture)  :: Gold
or {adj} (of yellow or gold tincture on a coat of arms)  :: golden
or else {phrase} (as an alternative)  :: sonst, anders, andernfalls
or so {phrase} (roughly, appoximately)  :: oder so
or something {phrase} (or something like that)  :: oder so
or words to that effect {phrase} (used to indicate a paraphrase)  :: sinngemäß gesagt
orach {n} (saltbush) SEE: saltbush  ::
oracle {n} (shrine to prophetic deity)  :: Orakel {n}
oracle {n} (priest through whom deity provides prophecy or advice)  :: Orakel {n}
oracle {n} (prophetic response)  :: Orakel {n}, Orakelspruch {m}
oracle {n} (person who is a source of wisdom)  :: Orakel {n}
oracle {n}  :: Orakel {n}
oracle {v} (utter oracles or prophecies)  :: orakeln
oracular {adj} (of or relating to an oracle)  :: orakelhaft, orakelmäßig
oracular {adj} (prophetic, foretelling the future)  :: orakelhaft, orakelmäßig
oral {adj} (relating to the mouth)  :: oral
oral {adj} (spoken)  :: mündlich
oral hygiene {n} (keeping the mouth clean)  :: Mundhygiene {f}, Zahnpflege {f}, Mundpflege {f}
oral sex {n} (stimulation of the genitals using the mouth)  :: Oralverkehr {m}, Oralsex {m}
orality {n} (being oral)  :: Oralität {f}
orally {adv} (by mouth)  :: oral
orally {adv} (spoken)  :: mündlich
orange {n} (tree)  :: Apfelsinenbaum {m}, Orangenbaum {m}
orange {n} (fruit)  :: Apfelsine {f}, Orange {f}
orange {n} (colour)  :: Orange {f}
orange {adj} (having the colour of the fruit of an orange tree)  :: orange
orange blossom {n} (white flower of the orange tree)  :: Orangenblüte {f}
orange juice {n} (juice of squeezed oranges)  :: Orangensaft {m}, [colloquial] O-saft {m}
orange mint {n} (Mentha × piperita var. citrata)  :: Orangenminze {f}
orange peel {n} (the skin of an orange)  :: Orangenschale {f}
orange roughy {n} (Hoplostethus atlanticus)  :: atlantischer Sägebauch {m}
orangeade {n} (orange-flavored soft drink)  :: Orangeade {f}, Orangenlimo {f}, Orangenlimonade {f}
orangeade {n} (soda water and orange juice)  :: Orangenlimonade {f}
orangutan {n} (arboreal anthropoid ape)  :: Orang-Utan {m}
orant {n} (image)  :: Adorant {m}, Adorantin {f}
orator {n} (someone who orates or delivers an oration)  :: Redner {m}, Rednerin {f}
oratory {n} (eloquence) SEE: eloquence  ::
oratory {n} (art of public speaking)  :: Redekunst {f}, Rhetorik {f}
oratory {n} (private chapel)  :: Oratorium {n}
oratory {n} (large Roman Catholic church)  :: Oratorium {n}
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} (spherical body)  :: Kugel {f}, Gestirn {n}
orb {n} (monarch's ceremonial sphere) SEE: globus cruciger  ::
orbicular {adj} (circular or spherical in shape)  :: orbikular, kugelförmig
orbit {n} (path of one object around another)  :: Umlaufbahn {f}, Orbit {m}
orbit {v} (circle another object)  :: umkreisen
orbit {v} (place an object into an orbit)  :: in Umlaufbahn bringen
orbit {n} (eye socket) SEE: eye socket  ::
orbital {adj} (Of or relating to an orbit)  :: orbital
orbital {adj} (Of or relating to the eye socket (eyehole))  :: orbital
orbital {n} (energy and probability density)  :: Orbital {n}
orbital cavity {n} (eye socket) SEE: eye socket  ::
orbitational {adj} (orbital) SEE: orbital  ::
orc {n} (evil monstrous humanoid creature)  :: Ork {m}
orc {n} (Orcinus orca) SEE: orca  ::
orca {n} (Orcinus orca)  :: Schwertwal {m}, Mörderwal {m}, Killerwal {m}
orchard {n} (land for cultivation of fruit or nut trees)  :: Obstgarten {m}, Obstwiese {f}
orchard {n} (the trees in an orchard)  :: Obstbaum {m}
orcharder {n} (orchardist) SEE: orchardist  ::
orchardist {n} (one who operates an orchard)  :: Obstbauer {m}
orchestra {n} (large group of musicians who play together on various instruments)  :: Orchester {n}
orchestra {n} (the area in a theatre or concert hall where the musicians sit)  :: Orchestergraben {m}
orchestrate {v} (to compose or arrange orchestral music for a dramatic performance)  :: orchestrieren
orchestrate {v} (to arrange or direct diverse elements to achieve a desired effect)  :: orchestrieren
orchid {n} (plant)  :: Orchidee {f}, Knabenkraut {n}
orchidology {n} (the branch of botany or horticulture dealing with orchids)  :: Orchideologie {f}, Orchidologie {f}
ordeal {n} (a painful or trying experience)  :: Tortur {f}
ordeal {n} (trial in which the accused was subjected to a dangerous test)  :: Gottesurteil {n}, Feuerprobe {f}
order {n} (arrangement, disposition)  :: Ordnung {f}, Reihenfolge {f}
order {n} (good arrangement)  :: Ordnung {f}
order {n} (command)  :: Order {f}, Befehl {m}, Geheiß {n}
order {n} (request for some product or service)  :: Bestellung {f}, Order {f}
order {n} (religious group)  :: Orden {m}
order {n} (society of knights)  :: Orden {m}
order {n} (awarded decoration)  :: Orden {m}
order {n} (biology: taxonomical classification)  :: Ordnung {f}, Ordo {f}
order {n} (chemistry: a number of a chemical reaction)  :: Ordnungszahl {f}
order {n} (highest exponent in a polynomial)  :: Ordnung {f}
order {v} (to set in (any) order)  :: ordnen, anordnen
order {v} (to set in (a good) order)  :: ordnen
order {v} (to issue a command)  :: befehlen, anordnen
order {v} (to request some product or service)  :: bestellen, ordern
order of battle {n}  :: Schlachtordnung {f}
order of knighthood {n} (order)  :: Ritterorden {m}
order of magnitude {n} (class of scale)  :: Größenordnung {f}
ordered pair {n} (in set theory)  :: geordnetes Paar {n}
orderly {adj} (neat; tidy; possessing order)  :: ordentlich
orderly {adj} (methodical; systematic)  :: ordentlich
orderly {adj} (peaceful; well-behaved)  :: ordentlich
orderly {n} (hospital attendant given a variety of non-medical duties)  :: Pflegehelfer {m}
orderly {n} (soldier who carries out minor tasks for a superior officer)  :: Sanitätssoldat {m} [medical], Sanitätssoldatin {f} [medical]
ordinal direction {n} (intercardinal direction) SEE: intercardinal direction  ::
ordinal number {n} (grammar: word used to denote relative position in a sequence)  :: Ordnungszahl {f}, Ordnungszahlwort {n}; Ordinale {n}, Ordinalzahl {f}
ordinance {n} (a local law or regulation)  :: Verordnung {f}
ordinance {n} (a religious practice or ritual prescribed by the church)  :: Ritus {m}
ordinariate {n} (office of a Roman Catholic ordinary)  :: Ordinariat
ordinary {adj} (normal, routine)  :: gewöhnlich, ordinär
ordinary {n} (standard geometric design in heraldics)  :: Heroldsbild {n}
ordinary differential equation {n} (equation)  :: gewöhnliche Differentialgleichung {f}
ordinate {n} (y coordinate)  :: Ordinate {f}
ordnance {n} (military equipment)  :: Militärmaterial {n}
ordnance {n} (artillery)  :: Artillerie {f}
ore {n} (rock that contains materials that can be economically extracted and processed)  :: Erz {n}
oregano {n} (plant)  :: Oregano, Echter Dost
oregano {n} (leaves used to flavour food)  :: Oregano
organ {n} (part of an organism)  :: Organ {n}
organ {n} (body of an organization)  :: Organ {n}
organ {n} (musical instrument)  :: Orgel {f}
organ {n} (official magazine, newsletter, or similar publication)  :: Organ {n}
organ donor {n} (person from whom an organ is removed)  :: Organspender {m}, Organspenderin {f}
organ gun {n} (firearm)  :: Orgelgeschütz {n}
organ of state {n} (primary division of state's sovereignty)  :: Staatsgewalt {f}
organelle {n} (a membrane bound compartment found within cells)  :: Organell {n}, Organelle {f}
organic {adj} (pertaining to an organ)  :: organisch
organic {adj} (chemistry: relating to the compounds of carbon)  :: organisch
organic {adj} (of food and food products: grown without agrichemicals)  :: aus (kontrolliert) biologischem Anbau, aus ökologischem Anbau, bio-, öko-, Bio-, Öko-
organic {n} (organic compound) SEE: organic compound  ::
organic chemistry {n} (chemistry of carbon containing compounds)  :: organische Chemie {f}
organic compound {n} (carbon containing covalent compound)  :: organische Verbindung {f}
organic farming {n} (approach to farming based on biological methods)  :: ökologische Landwirtschaft {f}
organicism {n} (theory concerning the total organization of an organism)  :: Organizismus {m}
organigram {n} (representation of a structure or organization)  :: Organigramm {n}
organise {v} (organize) SEE: organize  ::
organism {n} (living thing)  :: Organismus {m}, Lebewesen {n}
organist {n} (musician who plays the organ)  :: Organist {m}, Organistin {f}, Orgelspieler {m}, Orgelspielerin {f}
organization {n} (quality of being organized)  :: Organisation {f}
organization {n} (the way in which something is organized)  :: Ordnung {f}
organization {n} (group of people or other legal entities with an explicit purpose and written rules)  :: Organisation {f}
organization {n} (group of people consciously cooperating)  :: Organisation {f}
organize {v} (to arrange in working order)  :: organisieren
organize {v} (to constitute in parts, each having a special function; to systematize)  :: organisieren
organized crime {n} (criminal organizations seen as a whole)  :: organisierte Kriminalität {f}
organizer {n} (person arranging public events)  :: Veranstalter {m}, Organisator {m}
organizer {n} (hand-held micro-computer)  :: Organizer {m}
organolithium {adj} (containing a carbon to lithium bond)  :: lithiumorganisch
organolithium {n} (organic compound containing a carbon to lithium bond)  :: Organolithium-Verbindung {f}
organometallic {adj}  :: metallorganisch
orgasm {n} (the peak of sexual pleasure)  :: Orgasmus {m}
orgasm {n} (orgasm) SEE: climax  ::
orgasmic {adj} (of or relating to orgasms)  :: orgasmisch, orgastisch
orgulous {adj} (proud, haughty)  :: stolz
orgulous {adj} (swollen, augmented, excessive)  :: ergänzt, übermäßige
orgulous {adj} (threatening, dangerous)  :: bedrohlich, gefährlich
orgy {n} (sexual group activity)  :: Orgie {f}
orgy {n} (excessive activity)  :: Orgie {f}
oriel {n} (recess in a building, protruding on the outer wall)  :: Erker {m}
orient {v} (to familiarize with a situation or circumstance)  :: sich orientieren
orientalist {n} (a person (especially a scholar) interested in the orient)  :: Orientalist {m}, Orientalistin {f}
orientation {n} (ability to orient)  :: Orientierungsvermögen {n}
orientation {n}  :: Orientierung {f}
orienteering {n} (racing across unfamiliar countryside using a map and compass)  :: Orientierungslauf {m}
orifice {n} (orifice (see anus etc. for specific body cavities)) SEE: hole  ::
orifice {n} (mouth or aperture, as of a tube, pipe)  :: Öffnung {f}
oriflamme {n}  :: Oriflamme {f}
origami {n} (the Japanese art of paper folding)  :: Origami {n}
origin {n} (beginning of something)  :: Anfang {m}, Entstehung {f}
origin {n} (source of a river, information, goods, etc.)  :: Quelle {f}
origin {n} (point at which the axes of a coordinate system intersect)  :: Ursprung {m}
origin {n} (ancestry)  :: Herkunft {f}
origin {n}  :: Ursprung {m}
original {adj} (relating to the origin or beginning)  :: ursprünglich, ur-
original {adj} (first in a series)  :: original
original {adj} (newly created)  :: original
original {adj} (fresh, different)  :: originell
original {adj} (pioneering)  :: ursprünglich
original {adj} (having as its origin)  :: ursprünglich
original {n} (object from which all later copies and variations are derived)  :: Original {n}, [text] Urschrift {f}
original {n}  :: Vorlage {f} , Original {n}
original {n} (archasm for an excentric) SEE: eccentric  ::
original sin {n} (Adam's disobedience)  :: Ursünde {f}
original sin {n} (state of sinfulness in each human)  :: Erbsünde {f}
originality {n} (the quality of being original or novel)  :: Originalität {f}
originality {n} (the capacity to think independently or be inventive)  :: Originalität {f}
originality {n} (something original)  :: Originalität {f}
originate {v} (to give origin to, cause)  :: entwickeln, erzeugen
originate {v} (to take first existence, have origin)  :: entstehen, entspringen
oriole {n} (any of the various colourful passerine birds)  :: Goldamsel, Pfingstvogel, Pirol
ornament {n} (element of decoration)  :: Verzierung {f}
ornament {n} (musical flourish)  :: musikalische Verzierung {s}
ornamental {adj} (serving to ornament)  :: Zier-, dekorativ
ornamental {n} (plant serving to ornament)  :: Zierpflanze {f}
ornamentation {n} (the act or process of decorating)  :: Ausschmückung {f}
ornate wolf {n} (Lycaon pictus) SEE: African hunting dog  ::
ornithine {n} (amino acid)  :: Ornithin {n}
ornithologist {n} (expert in ornithology)  :: Ornithologe {m}, Ornithologin {f}, [colloquial] Orni {m} {f}, Vogelkundler {m}, Vogelkundlerin {f}, Vogelwissenschaftler {m}, Vogelwissenschaftlerin {f}
ornithology {n} (scientific study of birds)  :: Ornithologie {f}, Vogelkunde {f}
ornithopter {n} (aircraft that flaps its wings)  :: Ornithopter {m}, Schlagflügelflugzeug {n}, Schlagflügelapparat {m}
ornithosis {n} (infection)  :: Ornithose {f}
orogenic {adj} (Concerned with orogeny)  :: gebirgsbildend
orographic {adj} (Of or pertaining to the physical features of mountains, or to orography)  :: orographisch
orography {n} (the scientific study, or a physical description of mountains)  :: Orographie {f}
orphan {n} (person whose (parent or) parents have died)  :: [♂♀] Waise {f}, [both parents dead, ♂♀] Vollwaise {f}, [one parent dead, ♂♀] Halbwaise {f}, [♂♀] Waisenkind {n}, Waisenknabe {m}, Waisenjunge {m}, [♀] Waisenmädchen {n}, Elternloser {m}, Elternlose {f}
orphan {n} (single line of type at the bottom of page)  :: Schusterjunge {m}
orphan drug {n}  :: Orphan-Arzneimittel
orphanage {n} (a residential institution for the care and protection of orphans)  :: Waisenhaus {n}, Kinderheim {n}
orphanarium {n} (orphanage) SEE: orphanage  ::
orpiment {n} (arsenic trisulphide)  :: Auripigment {n}
orthoclase {n} (potassium aluminum silicate)  :: Orthoklas {m}
orthodontics {n} (correcting misalignment of teeth)  :: Kieferorthopädie {f}
orthodontist {n} (orthodontic dentist)  :: Kieferorthopäde {m}, Kieferorthopädin {f}
orthodox {adj} (Adhering to established religious doctrine or tradition)  :: orthodox
orthodox {adj} (Adhering to whatever is traditional, customary, accepted)  :: orthodox
orthodoxy {n} (correctness in doctrine and belief)  :: Orthodoxie {f}, [high] Hochorthodoxie {f}, [neo-] Neuorthodoxie {f}, [enlightened] vernünftige Orthodoxie {f}, Rechtgläubigkeit {f}, Strenggläubigkeit {f}, Schriftgläubigkeit {f}
orthodoxy {n} (the beliefs and practices of the Eastern Orthodox Church) SEE: Orthodoxy  ::
orthoepy {n} (the correct pronunciation of words)  :: Orthoepie {f}
orthoepy {n} (the study of correct pronunciation of words)  :: Orthoepie {f}
orthogonal {adj} (of right angles)  :: rechtwinklig
orthogonal {adj} (mathematical term)  :: senkrecht, orthogonal
orthographic {adj} (projection of maps)  :: orthographisch
orthographic {adj} (orthography)  :: orthographisch
orthography {n} (study of correct spelling)  :: Orthografie {f}, Rechtschreibung {f}
orthohelium {n} (form of helium)  :: Orthohelium {n}
orthonitrate {n} (anion or salt containing it)  :: Orthonitrat {n}
orthonitric acid {n} (acid)  :: Orthosalpetersäure {f}
orthopedia {n} (orthopedics) SEE: orthopedics  ::
orthopedics {n} (medicine: a branch of medicine)  :: Orthopädie {f}
orthopedist {n} (orthopedic surgeon)  :: Orthopäde {m}, Orthopädin {f}
orthorhombic {adj} (having three unequal axes at right angles)  :: orthorhombisch
ortolan {n} (a small bird eaten as a delicacy)  :: Ortolan {m}
oryx {n} (antelope)  :: Säbelantilope {f}
os {n} (medical term for bone)  :: Os
oscillate {v} (to swing back and forth, especially if with a regular rhythm)  :: schwingen, pendeln, oszilieren, vibrieren, zittern, changieren
oscillation {n} (the act of oscillating)  :: Schwingung {f}, Oszillation {f}
oscillator {n} (an electronic circuit used to generate a continuous output waveform)  :: Oszillator {m}
oscillogram {n} (record produced by oscillograph)  :: Oszillogramm {n}
oscillograph {n} (oscilloscope) SEE: oscilloscope  ::
oscilloscope {n} (electronic measuring instrument)  :: Oszilloskop {n}
osculating circle {n} (notion in mathematics)  :: Schmiegkreis {f}, Krümmungskreis {f}
osculum {n} (main opening in a sponge)  :: Osculum {n}
osier {n} (plant)  :: Korb-Weide {f}
-osis {suffix} (suffix for functional disorders)  :: -ose
osmium {n} (chemical element)  :: Osmium {n}
osmoregulation {n} (homeostatic regulation of osmotic pressure)  :: Osmoregulation {f}
osmosis {n} (movement of molecules)  :: Osmose {f}
osmotic pressure {n} (hydrostatic pressure)  :: osmotischer Druck, {m}
osprey {n} (bird of prey)  :: Fischadler {m}
osseous {adj} (relating to bone)  :: knöchern
ossicle {n} (small bone in the ear; auditory ossicle)  :: Gehörknöchelchen {n}
ossification {n} (the normal process by which bone is formed)  :: Ossifikation, Verknöcherung
ossified {adj} (of ideas or attitudes, inflexible, old-fashioned)  :: verknöchert
osso buco {n} (Italian meat dish)  :: Ossobuco {m} {n}
ossuary {n} (a place where the dead are buried)  :: Beinhaus {n}, Ossarium {n}, Karner {m}
o-stem {n} (Translations)  :: o-Stamm {m}
ostensible {adj} (meant for open display; apparent)  :: anscheinend, augenscheinlich, offenbar
ostensible {adj} (appearing as such; professed, supposed)  :: scheinbar, vordergründig, vorgeblich, angeblich
ostensible {adj}  :: scheinbar, angeblich, vordergründig, vorgeblich, augenscheinlich
ostentation {n} (display of excessive show in an attempt to impress others)  :: Zurschaustellung {f}, Schaustellung {f}, Pomp {m}, Prahlerei {f}
ostentation {n} (show or spectacle)  :: Schau {f}, Spektakel {n}
ostentatious {adj} (of ostentation)  :: protzig
ostentatious {adj} (intended to attract notice)  :: aufmerksamkeitheischend
osteo- {prefix} (bone)  :: osteo-
osteochondrosis {n} (family of orthopedic diseases)  :: Osteochondrosis {m}
osteologist {n} (specialist in osteology)  :: Osteologe {m}, Osteologin {f}
osteology {n} (study of bones)  :: Osteologie {f}
osteopenia {n} (the medical condition of having low bone density, but not low enough to be considered osteoporosis)  :: Osteopenie
osteoporosis {n} (bone disease)  :: Osteoporose {f}
ostinato {n} (music: figure that is repeated over and over)  :: Ostinato {m} {n}
ostmark {n} (currency)  :: Ostmark {f}
ostracism {n} (in ancient Greece, the temporary banishment by popular vote)  :: Scherbengericht {n}
ostracism {n} (banishment, exclusion from community)  :: Ächtung {f}
ostracize {v} (exclude someone)  :: verbannen, ächten, ausgrenzen, ausschließen
ostrich {n} (large flightless bird)  :: Strauß {m}, Vogelstrauß {m}
otaku {n} (one with an obsessive interest in something such as anime or manga)  :: Otaku {m}
otalgia {n} (earache) SEE: earache  ::
other {adj} (not the one previously referred to)  :: andere, sonstig
other {adj} (contrary to)  :: anders
other {n} (an other one)  :: andere
other {determiner} (not the one referred to)  :: andere
other {adv} (apart from)  :: abgesehen von, außer
other side {n} (afterlife) SEE: afterlife  ::
other than {prep} (except; besides)  :: abgesehen
otherness {n}  :: Anderssein {n}, Andersartigkeit {f}
otherwise {adv} (differently, in another way)  :: anders
otherwise {adv} (under different circumstances)  :: ansonsten, sonst, andernfalls
otherwise {adv} (in all other respects)  :: ansonsten, sonst
otherwise {adv} (or else) SEE: or else  ::
otherworld {n}  :: Anderswelt {f}, Anderwelt {f}, Andere Welt {f}, Anderes Land {n}
otiose {adj} (resulting in no effect)  :: fruchtlos, vergeblich, nichtig
otiose {adj} (reluctant to work)  :: müßig
otiose {adj} (having no reason or purpose)  :: zwecklos
otiose {adj}  :: zwecklos, müßig
otitis {n} (inflammation of the ear)  :: Mittelohrentzündung {f}, Otitis {f}
otolaryngologist {n} (otorhinolaryngologist) SEE: otorhinolaryngologist  ::
otolaryngology {n} (medical study of the ear, nose and throat)  :: Hals-Nasen-Ohren-Heilkunde {f}, HNO-Heilkunde {f}
otology {n} (the branch of medicine that deals with the ear)  :: Otologie {f}, Ohrenheilkunde {f}
otorhinolaryngologist {n} (medical doctor of ear, nose and throat)  :: HNO-Arzt {m}, HNO-Ärztin {f}, Otorhinolaryngologe {m}
otorhinolaryngology {n} (otolaryngology) SEE: otolaryngology  ::
ottava rima {n} (arrangement of stanzas of eight lines rhyming ab ab ab cc)  :: Oktave {f}, Stanze {f}
otter {n} (mammal)  :: Otter {m}
otter civet {n} (Cynogale bennettii)  :: Otterzivette {f}
ottoman {n} (sofa, see also: sofa)  :: Ottomane {m}, Canapé {n}, Couch {f}
ottoman {n} (low stool)  :: Polsterhocker {m}, Sitzkissen {n}
ouch {interj} (expression of one's own physical pain)  :: au, aua, autsch
ought {v} (indicating duty or obligation)  :: sollen
ought {v} (indicating advisability or prudence)  :: sollen
ought {v} (indicating desirability)  :: sollen
ought {v} (indicating likelihood or probability)  :: sollen
ounce {n} (28.3495 g)  :: Unze {f}
our {determiner} (belonging to us)  :: unser, unsere [accusative feminine singular; accusative all plurals]
ours {pron} (that which belongs to us)  :: unserer {m}, unsere {p} and {f}, unseres {n}
ourself {pron} (reflexive of editorial we)  :: uns
ourselves {pron}  :: wir selbst
-ous {suffix} (suffix to form adjectives)  :: -haft, -ös
oust {v} (to expel; to remove)  :: verdrängen, vertreiben
ouster {n} (forceful removal from power)  :: Vertreibung {f}, Amtsenthebung {f}
out {adv} (away from one's usual place or not indoors)  :: heraus [motion toward the speaker], hinaus [motion away from the speaker], draußen
out {adv} (away from the inside or the centre)  :: heraus [motion toward the speaker], hinaus [motion away from the speaker], draußen
out {prep} (away from the inside)  :: aus
out {prep}  :: usually expressed by the prefix aus-
out {v} (to reveal to be gay, bisexual, or transgender)  :: outen
out of {prep} (from the inside to the outside of)  :: aus
out of {prep} (not part of)  :: außerhalb, außerhalb von
out of {prep} (with the motivation of)  :: aus
out of {prep} (expressing a fraction or a ratio)  :: von
out of breath {prep} (breathing with difficulty)  :: außer Atem
out of character {adj} (not consistent behaviour)  :: aus der Rolle
out of date {prep} (too old to be used)  :: veraltet
out of date {prep} (not conforming to current fashion)  :: unmodish
out of hand {adj} (not under control, out of control)  :: außer Kontrolle
out of it {prep} (drunk) SEE: drunk  ::
out of it {prep} (disoriented) SEE: disoriented  ::
out of one's league {prep} (in a situation in which one is mismatched with one or more others)  :: eine Nummer zu groß für jemanden
out of order {prep} (not functioning properly)  :: außer Betrieb, kaputt
out of sight, out of mind {proverb} (something not nearby is forgotten)  :: aus den Augen, aus dem Sinn
out of the blue {prep} (unexpectedly)  :: aus heiterem Himmel (from clear sky)
out of the box {prep} ((idiom) immediately, without intervention from the customer)  :: [direkt] einsatzfähig, gebrauchsfertig, von der Stange
out of the box {prep}  :: [1] jenseits alter Denkmuster
out of the frying pan, into the fire {prep} (get from an already bad situation to a worse one)  :: vom Regen in die Traufe, vom Regen in die Traufe kommen, vom Regen in die Traufe geraten, aus dem Regen in die Traufe
out of the question {adj} (not remotely possible)  :: außer Frage
out of town {prep} (out of one's town of residence)  :: verreist
out of tune {prep} (not in correct musical pitch)  :: verstimmt
out of work {adj} (unemployed) SEE: unemployed  ::
outage {n} (suspension of operation)  :: Ausfall {m}, Stromausfall {m}
out-and-out {adj} (complete)  :: durch und durch
outback {adv} (Australian desolate desert area)  :: Outback {n}
outbid {v} (To bid more than somebody else)  :: überbieten
outboard {n} (outboard motor) SEE: outboard motor  ::
outboard motor {n} (engine fitted over the transom of a boat)  :: Außenbordmotor {m}, Außenborder {m}
outbreak {n}  :: Ausbruch
outbuilding {n} (separate building associated with a main building)  :: Nebengebäude {n}
outcast {n} (one that has been excluded from a society or system a pariah)  :: Außenseiter {m}, Außenseiterin {f}, Ausgestoßener {m}, Ausgestoßene {f}, Ausgestossener {m} [Switzerland & Liechtenstein], Ausgestossene {f} [Switzerland & Liechtenstein]
outclass {v} (To surpass something)  :: deklassieren
outcome {n} (result)  :: Ergebnis {n}, Ausgang {m}
outcrop {n} (coming out of bedrock or of an unconsolidated deposit to the surface of the ground)  :: Aufschluss {m}
outcrop {n} (part of a rock formation that appears at the surface)  :: Aufschluss {m}
outdate {v}  :: veralten, unzeitgemäß werden, als überaltert gelten, unmodern werden
outdated {adj} (out of date, old-fashioned, antiquated)  :: veraltet, überholt
outdo {v} (to go beyond)  :: übertreffen
outdoor {adj} (situated in the open air)  :: Außen-, außerhalb des Hauses, im Freien
outdoors {adv} (in the open air)  :: im Freien, draußen, an der frischen Luft
outer {adj} (outside)  :: äußer
outer {adj}  :: äußere
outer class {n} (programming: class that contains an inner class)  :: äußere Klasse {f}
outer ear {n} (portion of ear)  :: Außenohr {n}
outer planet {n} (planet of the Solar System with an orbit beyond the asteroid belt)  :: äußere Planet {m}
outer space {n} (region)  :: Weltraum {m}, All {n}, Weltall {n}
outermost {adj} (farthest outside)  :: äußerst
outfit {n} (set of clothing)  :: Outfit {n}
outflow {n} (Process of flowing out)  :: Abfluss {m}
outfox {v} (outsmart) SEE: outsmart  ::
outgas {v} (to release gas)  :: ausgasen
outgassing {n} (slow release of gas)  :: Ausgasen {n}
outgrow {v}  :: aus (etwas) herauswachsen
outguess {v} (outsmart) SEE: outsmart  ::
outgunned {adj} (having insufficient weapons)  :: waffentechnisch unterlegen
outhouse {n} (outdoor toilet, see also: shithouse; latrine; toilet)  :: Plumpsklo {n}, Außenklo {n} [colloquial]; Außentoilette {f}
outhouse {n}  :: Abort {m}, Klo {n}
outhouse {n} (outbuilding) SEE: outbuilding  ::
outing {n} (excursion)  :: Ausflug {m}, Exkursion {f}
outing {n} (appearance in public)  :: Auftritt {m}
outing {n} (public revelation of homosexuality)  :: Outing {n}
outlaw {n} (a fugitive from the law)  :: Verfemter {m} [rare], Outlaw {m}, Gesetzloser {m}
outlaw {n} (person without legal rights)  :: Ächtung
outlaw {v} (to declare illegal)  :: ächten
outlawed {adj}  :: [1] rechtlos, [2] vogelfrei, geächtet
outlet {n} (vent)  :: Ausgang {m}, Auslass {m}
outlet {n} (shop)  :: Direktverkauf {m}, Werksverkauf {m}, Direktvermarkter {m}
outlet {n} (wall socket) SEE: wall socket  ::
outlier {n} (a person or thing situated away from the main body or outside its proper place.)  :: Ausreißer {m}
outlier {n} (value outside pattern in a statistical sample)  :: Ausreißer {m}
outline {n} (line marking the boundary of an object figure)  :: Umriss {m}, Kontur
outline {n} (outer shape of an object or figure)  :: Umriss {m}
outline {n} (general description of some subject)  :: Beschreibung {f}
outline {n} (statement summarizing the important points of a text)  :: Zusammenfassung {f}
outline {v} (to summarize something)  :: zusammenfassen
outliner {n}  :: Gliederungseditor {m}
outlive {v} (to live longer than)  :: überleben
outlook {n} (place from which something can be viewed)  :: Aussichtspunkt {m}
outlook {n} (view from such a place)  :: Aussicht {f}, Ausblick {m}
outlook {n} (attitude, point of view)  :: Einstellung, Ansichten {f} (only plural)
outlook {n} (expectation for the future)  :: Aussicht {m}, Ausblick {m}
outmaneuver {v} (to perform movements more adroitly or successfully)  :: ausmanövrieren
outmoded {adj} (unfashionable)  :: altmodisch
outpatient {n} (patient)  :: ambulanter Patient {m}
outpost {n} (A military post)  :: Vorposten {m}
outpost {n} (An outlying settlement)  :: Außenposten {m}
output {v} (produce or create)  :: ausgeben
outré {adj} (very unconventional)  :: extravagant, exzentrisch
outrage {n} (atrocity)  :: Untat {f}, Gräueltat {f}
outrage {n} (offensive, immoral or indecent act)  :: Beleidigung {f}, Frevel {m}, Schandtat {f}, Schande {f}
outrage {n} (anger)  :: Wut {f}, Rage {f}
outrage {n}  :: Verbrechen {n}
outrageous {adj} (shocking)  :: ungeheuerlich, haarsträubend, schockierend, verstörend
outreach {n} (practice)  :: Öffentlichkeitsarbeit {f}, Streetwork {n}
outreach {v} (to go too far) SEE: go too far  ::
outrigger {n} ((nautical) beam that provides support for a mast)  :: Ausleger {m}
outrigger {n} ((nautical) an outrigger canoe)  :: Auslegerboot {n}
outrigger {n} ((nautical) bracket for an oarlock)  :: Ausleger {m}
outrigger canoe {n} (a seagoing canoe)  :: Auslegerboot {n}
outright {adv} (wholly)  :: gänzlich, ganz und gar, vollständig, komplett, total, rundweg
outright {adv} (openly)  :: geradeheraus, ohne Umschweife, klar, freiheraus
outright {adv} (at once)  :: gleich, sofort, auf der Stelle
outright {adv} (with no outstanding conditions)  :: ganz, als Ganzes
outright {adv} (blatantly; inexcusably)  :: völlig, schreiend
outright {adj} (unqualified and unreserved)  :: klar, eindeutig, uneingeschränkt
outright {adj} (total or complete)  :: völlig, komplett, glatt, blank
outright {adj} (having no outstanding conditions)  :: vollständig, endgültig
outrun {v} (run faster)  :: überholen
outset {n} (initial stage of something)  :: Anfang {m}, Beginn {m}
outside {n} (outer surface)  :: Außenseite {f}
outside {adv} (on or towards the outside)  :: außerhalb, draußen
outside {adv} (outdoors)  :: draußen
outside {prep} (on the outside of)  :: außerhalb
outside world {n} (rest of the world outside of some closed environment)  :: Außenwelt {f}
outsider {n} (someone excluded)  :: Außenseiter {m}, Aussenseiter {m} [alternative spelling], Außenseiterin
outsider {n} (a newcomer)  :: Neuling {m}, Anfänger {m}
outsider {n} (a long shot)  :: Außenseiter {m}, Außenseiterin {f}
outskirt {n} (periphery)  :: Außenbezirk {m}, Stadtrand {m}, Außenbereich {m}, Vorort {m}, Randbezirk {m}, Randgebiet {n}, Randbereich {m}
outskirts {n} (the edges or areas around a city or town)  :: Stadtrand {m}
outsmart {v} (to beat in a competition of wits)  :: überlisten
outsourcing {n} (transfer business)  :: Outsourcing {n}, Auslagerung {f}
outstanding {adj} (standing out from others)  :: herausragend, hervorstechend, hervorragend
outstanding {adj} (distinguished from others by its superiority)  :: hervorragend, ausgezeichnet
outstanding {adj} (projecting outwards)  :: überstehend, hervorstehend
outstanding {adj} (not settled or finished)  :: ausstehend
outstanding {adj} (owed as a debt)  :: ausstehend
outstrip {v} (to exceed, excel or surpass)  :: übertreffen
outward {adj} (outer; located towards the outside)  :: äußere
outward {adv} (toward the outside; away from the centre)  :: nach außen
outwardly {adv} (externally or on the outside)  :: äußerlich
outweigh {v}  :: überwiegen, übertreffen, übersteigen
outwit {v} (outsmart) SEE: outsmart  ::
outwith {prep} (outside; beyond; outside of)  :: außerhalb
ouvrierism {n} ((communism) the glorification of manual laborers)  :: Ouvrierismus {n}
ouzel {n} (Cinclus mexicanus)  :: Wasseramsel {f}
ouzo {n} (drink)  :: Ouzo {m}
ouzo {n} (glass of ouzo)  :: Ouzo {m}
oval {n} (shape like an egg or ellipse)  :: Oval {n}
oval {adj} (oval-shaped)  :: oval
ovarian follicle {n} (cellular aggregation)  :: Ovarialfollikel {m}, Eibläschen {n}
ovary {n} (female organ)  :: Eierstock {m}, Ovar {n}, (rare) Ovarium {n}
ovary {n} (botanical organ)  :: Fruchtknoten {m}, Ovar {n}, (rare) Ovarium {n}
ovate {adj} (shaped like an egg) SEE: egg-shaped  ::
ovation {n} (prolonged enthusiastic applause)  :: Beifallssturm {m}, tosender Beifall {m}, Ovation {f}
oven {n} (chamber used for baking or heating)  :: Ofen {m}
oven glove {n} (glove designed to carry hot oven trays)  :: Ofenhandschuh {m}, Topfhandschuh {m}
oven mitt {n} (oven glove) SEE: oven glove  ::
ovenproof {adj} (able to be used in an oven)  :: ofenfest
over {adj} (ended)  :: vorbei
over {prep} (physical positioning: on top of; above)  :: über
over {prep}  :: über
over {interj} (end of sentence in radio communication)  :: Schluss, kommen
over- {prefix} (above or higher)  :: über-
over and above {adv} (supplementary)  :: zusätzlich
over and over {adv} (repeatedly)  :: immer wieder
over here {adv} (in this place)  :: hier
over my dead body {prep} (absolutely not)  :: nur über meine Leiche
over the moon {prep} (delighted, thrilled)  :: überglücklich
over the top {adj} (beyond normal, expected, or reasonable limits; excessive; exaggerated)  :: übertrieben, zu viel des Guten
over there {adv} (in that place)  :: dort, drüben, dort drüben
overactive {adj} (excessively active)  :: überaktiv
overage {n} (surplus of inventory)  :: Überschuss {m}
overage {n} (state of being more than one ought to be)  :: Überschuss {m}
overall {adj} (all-encompassing)  :: Gesamt-
overall {adv} (generally)  :: insgesamt
overall {n} (protective garment worn over clothing)  :: Overall {m}, Latzhose {f}
overalls {n} (loose fitting pair of pants with a bib)  :: Latzhose {f}
overbearing {adj} (overly bossy or domineering)  :: anmaßend, herrisch, überheblich
overbite {n} (malocclusion in which the upper teeth extend over the lower ones)  :: Überbiss {m}
overboard {adv} (over the edge, off a boat)  :: über Bord
overcast {adj} (covered with clouds; overshadowed; darkened)  :: bedeckt, bewölkt
overcast {adj} (meteorological term)  :: bewölkt
overcoat {n} (garment)  :: Mantel
overcome {v} (surmount, get the better of)  :: überwinden
overconfident {adj} (too confident)  :: stolz, überheblich, vermessen, anmaßend
overconfident {adj} (presumptuous, cocksure, rude, disrespectful)  :: anmaßend, überheblich, vermessen, dreist, unbescheiden, arrogant, unhöflich, respektlos, verächtlich, unverschämt
overdo {v} (to do too much of something)  :: übertreiben
overdo {v} (to cook too much)  :: zu lange kochen
overdose {n} (excessive and dangerous dose of a drug)  :: Überdosis {f}
overdue {adj} (Late; especially, past a deadline or too late to fulfill a need)  :: überfällig
overeat {v} (eat too much)  :: sich überessen
overestimate {v} (to judge too highly)  :: überschätzen
overestimated {v} (overrated) SEE: overrated  ::
overexert {v} (exert oneself to an excessive degree)  :: sich überanstrengen
overexertion {n} (the action of excessively exerting)  :: Überforderung {f}, Überanstrengung {f}
overexposed {adj} (exposed too much)  :: überbelichtet
overflow {v} (to fill beyond the limits of)  :: überfließen, überlaufen
overflow {v}  :: überfließen, überfluten, überströmen, überlaufen
overgrown {adj} (having large numbers of plants which have become too big)  :: überwachsen
overhand knot {n} (knot)  :: Überhandknoten {m}, Kreuzschlag {m}
overhang seat {n} (Legislative seat distribution principle in certain countries)  :: Überhangmandat {n}
overhaste {n} (excessive, undue haste)  :: Übereile {f}
overhaul {n} (a major repair, remake, renovation, or revision)  :: Überholung {f}, Aufarbeitung {f}, Grundinstandsetzung {f}, gründlich Überprüfung {f}, Revision {f}, Tuning {n}, Erneuerung {f}
overhaul {v} (to modernize, repair, renovate, or revise completely)  :: überholen, modernisieren
overhaul {v} (to pass, overtake, or travel past)  :: überholen
overhead {adj} (located above)  :: darüber, oben, Überkopf-
overhead {n} (expense of a business not directly assigned to goods or services provided)  :: allgemeine Unkosten {p}
overhead {n} (any cost or expenditure (monetary, time, effort or otherwise) incurred in a project or activity, which does not directly contribute to the progress or outcome of the project or activity)  :: Mehraufwand {m}
overhead {n} (wasted money)  :: vergeudetes Geld {n}
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 {m}
overhead {adv} (above one's head)  :: darüber, oben, Überkopf-
overhead fan {n} (ceiling fan) SEE: ceiling fan  ::
overhead projector {n} (projector that projects an image over the heads of the viewers onto a screen)  :: Tageslichtprojektor {m}, Overheadprojektor {m}, Polylux {m}
overhear {v} (To hear something that wasn't meant for one's ears)  :: zufällig mit anhören
overheat {v} (overheat) SEE: burn  ::
overheat {v} (to heat excessively)  :: überhitzen
overheat {v} (to become excessively hot)  :: überhitzen
overjoyed {adj} (very happy)  :: überglücklich
overkill {n} (an unnecessary excess of something (idiomatic))  :: Übermaß
overlay {v} (overwhelm) SEE: overwhelm  ::
overlength {n} (excess of length of a vehicle)  :: Überlänge {f}
overload {v} (to load excessively)  :: überladen, überlasten
overload {v} (to provide too much power to a circuit)  :: überlasten, überladen
overload {v} (to create different functions for the same name)  :: überladen
overload {v} (to fail due to excessive load)  :: überlastet sein
overload {n} (excessive load)  :: Überladung {f}
overload {n} (overloaded version of a function)  :: Überladung {f}
overloaded {adj} (loaded too heavily)  :: überbelastet
overloading {n} (type of polymorphism)  :: Überladen {n}
overlook {n} (vista or point)  :: Übersicht {f}, Überblick {m}
overlook {v} (to look down upon from a place that is over or above)  :: überblicken
overlook {v} (hence: to supervise; to watch over; sometimes, to observe secretly)  :: überblicken
overlook {v} (to fail to notice; to look over and beyond (anything) without seeing it)  :: nicht bemerken, übersehen
overlook {v} (to pretend not to have noticed; to pass over without censure or punishment)  :: übersehen
overly {adv} (to an excessive degree)  :: allzu, übermäßig
overmorrow {adv} (on the day after tomorrow) SEE: day after tomorrow  ::
overmorrow {n} (day after tomorrow) SEE: day after tomorrow  ::
overnight {adv} (throughout the night)  :: über Nacht
overnight {adv} (during a single night)  :: über Nacht
overnight {adv} (in a very short amount of time)  :: über Nacht
overnight {v} (stay overnight)  :: übernachten
overnight {n} (overnight stay)  :: Logiernacht {f}
overnourished {adj} (overweight) SEE: overweight  ::
overnourished {adj} (excessively nourished)  :: überernährt
overnourishment {n} (excessive nourishment)  :: Überernährung {f}
overnutrition {n} (malnutrition in which nutrients are oversupplied)  :: Überernährung {f}
overpass {n} (A section of a road or path that crosses over an obstacle, especially another road, railway, etc)  :: Überführung {f}
overpay {v} (to pay too much)  :: überbezahlen
overpopulation {n} (when the number of occupants of an area exceeds the ability of that area to provide for the occupants)  :: Überbevölkerung {f}
overpower {v} (overpower) SEE: compel  ::
overpressure {n} (excess or markedly elevated pressure)  :: Überdruck {m}
overprice {v} (to give a commodity an excessive price)  :: überteuern
overpriced {adj} (priced higher than what it is really worth)  :: überteuert
overrate {v} (to esteem too highly)  :: überbewerten
overrated {adj} (rated too highly)  :: überschätzt
overreact {v} (react too much or too intensely)  :: überreagieren
overreaction {n} (reaction deemed excessive)  :: Überreaktion {f}
override {v} ((software) To define a new behaviour of a method)  :: überschreiben
overriding {n}  :: überschreiten
overripe {adj} (excessively ripe; spoiled; gone bad)  :: überreif
overruff {v} (ruff with a higher trump)  :: überstechen
overrun {v}  :: überrennen
overseas {adj} (abroad)  :: Übersee-, im Ausland {n}, Auslands-
overseas {adv} (abroad)  :: im Ausland
overseas {adv} (across a sea)  :: in Übersee
overseas Chinese {n} (Huaqiao)  :: Auslandschinese {m}, Huaqiao
overseas territory {n} (country or smaller territory)  :: Überseegebiet {n}
oversee {v} (to survey, look at something in a wide angle)  :: überblicken
oversee {v} (to supervise, guide, review or direct the actions of a person or group)  :: beaufsichtigen, überwachen, leiten, managen
oversee {v} (to inspect, examine)  :: beaufsichtigen, überwachen
oversee {v}  :: überblicken, beaufsichtigen
overseer {n} (one who oversees)  :: Aufseher {m}, Aufseherin {f}
overshadow {v} (to cast a shadow over something)  :: überschatten
overshadow {v} (to dominate something and make it seem insignificant)  :: überschatten
overshare {v} (To offer inappropriate disclosure.)  :: ausplaudern (Privates ~; Intimes ~)
overshoe {n} (protective shoe)  :: Überschuh {m}
oversight {n} (omission)  :: Versehen {n}
oversleep {v} (to sleep for longer than planned)  :: verschlafen
overstate {v} (to exaggerate; to state or claim too much)  :: übertreiben
oversteer {n}  :: Übersteuern {n}
oversteer {v}  :: übersteuern
overt {adj} (open and not secret)  :: offen, offenkundig, explizit, öffentlich
overtake {v} (to pass a more slowly moving object)  :: überholen
over-the-counter {adj} (pharmacy: not requiring a prescription)  :: rezeptfrei
overthrow {v} (to bring about the downfall of)  :: stürzen, umstürzen
overthrow {n} (removal by force or threat of force)  :: Umsturz {m}
overtime {n} (worktime)  :: Überstunden {f-p}
overtime {n} (extra period in sports)  :: Verlängerung {f}, Nachspielzeit {f}, Overtime {f}
overtime {n} (pay for overtime work)  :: Überstundenzuschlag {m}, Überstundenvergütung {f}, Zuschlag {m}, Überstundenlohn {m}, Mehrarbeitszuschlag {m}
overtone {n} (harmonic)  :: Oberton {m}
overtrump {v} (To play a higher trump card) SEE: overruff  ::
overture {n} (approach)  :: Angebot {n}, Annäherungsversuch {m}, Offerte {f}
overture {n} (musical introduction)  :: Ouvertüre {f}
overturn {v} (to turn over, capsize)  :: umwirft
overview {n} (brief summary, as of a book or a presentation)  :: Übersicht {f}, Überblick {m}
overweening {adj} (over-confident)  :: überheblich, eingebildet, anmaßend, arrogant,
overweight {adj} (of a person, heavier than is healthy)  :: übergewichtig
overweight {adj} (of a vehicle, weighing more than is allowed)  :: überladen
overweight {n} (excess of weight)  :: Übergewicht {n}
overwhelm {v}  :: überwältigen
overwhelming {adj} (overpowering)  :: überwältigend
overwinter {v} (to keep or preserve for the winter)  :: überwintern
overwinter {v} (to spend the winter (in a particular place))  :: überwintern
overwork {v} (to work too hard)  :: sich überarbeiten
overworked {adj} (subjected to too much work)  :: überarbeitet
overwrite {v} (destroy old data)  :: überschreiben
overzealous {adj} (too zealous; too enthusiastic, determined; too fervent)  :: übereifrig
oviduct {n} (duct through which an ovum passes)  :: Eileiter {m}, Ovidukt {m}
oviform {adj} (egg-shaped) SEE: egg-shaped  ::
ovine {adj} (resembling a sheep)  :: schafsmäßig
oviparous {adj} (egg laying)  :: ovipar, eierlegend
ovoid {adj} (egg-shaped) SEE: egg-shaped  ::
ovoviviparity {n} (condition of being ovoviviparous)  :: Ovoviviparie {f}
ovoviviparous {adj} (pertaining to animals whose eggs hatch inside their body)  :: ovovivipar
ovulation {n} (release of an ovum from the ovary)  :: Ovulation {f}
ovum {n} (gamete)  :: Eizelle {f}, Ovum {n}
owe {v} (to be in debt)  :: schulden, schuldig sein
owl {n} (a bird)  :: Eule {f}, Uhu {m}, Eulenvogel {m} [order Strigiformes]
owlet {n} (a young owl)  :: Eulenjunges {n}, junge Eule {f}
owlet moth {n} (moth of family Noctuidae)  :: Eule {f}
owlish {adj} (resembling or characteristic of an owl)  :: eulenhaft
own {v} (defeat) SEE: defeat  ::
own {v} (have rightful possession of)  :: besitzen, haben
own {adj} (belonging to (determiner))  :: [used before the noun; declined according to gender and case] eigen-
own {v} (acknowledge responsibility for)  :: eingestehen, zugeben
own goal {n} (goal scored by player against their own team)  :: Eigentor {n}
owner {n} (one who owns)  :: Besitzer {m}, Eigentümer {m}
ownership {n} (legal status)  :: Besitz {m}
ox {n} (an adult castrated male of cattle)  :: Ochse {m}, Ochs {m} [dialectal]
ox {n} (any bovine animal used as a beast of burden)  :: Ochse {m}
oxalic acid {n} (the dicarboxylic acid (ethandioic acid))  :: Oxalsäure {f}
oxalic anhydride {n} (hypothetical acid anhydride of oxalic acid)  :: Oxalsäureanhydrid {n}
oxbow lake {n} (crescent-shaped lake)  :: Altarm {m}, Altwasser {n}
oxer {n} (type of horse jump)  :: Oxer {m}
oxeye daisy {n} (flower)  :: Margerite {f}, Wucherblume {f}
oxherd {n} (person who herds oxen)  :: Ochsenhirt {m}, Ochsenhirte {m}, Ochsenhirtin {f},
oxidase {n} (oxidase enzyme)  :: Oxidase {f}
oxidation {n} (combination of a substance with oxygen)  :: Oxidation {f}, Oxydation {f}
oxidation {n} (chemical reaction)  :: Oxidation {f}
oxidation number {n} (chemistry)  :: Oxidationszahl {f}
oxide {n} (binary compound of oxygen)  :: Oxid {n}
oxidization {n} (oxidation) SEE: oxidation  ::
oxidizing flame {n}  :: Oxidationsflamme {f}
oximeter {n} (oxygen saturation measuring device)  :: Oximeter {m}
oxlip {n} (plant)  :: Hohe Schlüsselblume {f}
oxonium {n} (univalent oxygen cation)  :: Oxonium {n}
oxtail {n} (meat from the tail of a cow)  :: Ochsenschwanz {m}, [Austria] Ochsenschlepp {m}
oxyacid {n} (an acid containing oxygen)  :: Sauerstoffsäure {f}
oxygen {n} (chemical element)  :: Sauerstoff {m}, Oxygen {n}, Oxygenium {n}
oxygen {n} (molecular oxygen)  :: Sauerstoff {m}
oxygen {n} (atom of oxygen)  :: Sauerstoffatom {n}
oxygen bar {n} (A nightclub in which patrons pay to inhale oxygen)  :: Sauerstoffbar {f}
oxygen mask {n} (mask through with oxygen may be breathed)  :: Sauerstoffmaske {f}
oxygenate {v} (infuse with oxygen)  :: oxygenieren
oxygenation {n} (process of treating something with oxygen)  :: Oxygenierung
oxygenic {adj} (of, relating to, containing or producing oxygen)  :: sauerstoffhaltig, sauerstoffbildend, Sauerstoff-
oxygenless {adj} (Lacking oxygen)  :: sauerstofffrei
oxyhydrogen {n} (a mixture of hydrogen and oxygen)  :: Knallgas {n}
oxymoron {n} (figure of speech)  :: Oxymoron {n}
oxymoron {n} (contradiction in terms) SEE: contradiction in terms  ::
oxytocin {n} (hormone)  :: Oxytocin
oxytone {adj} (oxytone)  :: oxyton, oxytonisch
oxytone {n} (word with the stress or an acute accent on the last syllable)  :: Oxytonum {n}, Oxytonon {n}
oxytonize {v}  :: [oxytoned] oxytoniert (oxytonirt)
oyster {n} (mollusk, see also: clam; mollusc; mussel)  :: Auster {f}
oyster {n} (food)  :: Pfaffenschnittchen {n}, Pfaffenstückchen {n}
ozone {n} (O3)  :: Ozon {n}
ozone hole {n} (region of the stratosphere over Antarctica that is depleted of ozone in the local spring)  :: Ozonloch {n}
ozone layer {n} (a region of the stratosphere)  :: Ozonschicht {f}