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rabbi {n} (Jewish scholar or teacher)  :: rabbijn {m}
rabbit {n} (mammal)  :: konijn {n}
rabbit {n} (pacesetter)  :: haas {m}
rabbit hole {n} ((entrance to) a rabbit warren or burrow)  :: konijnenhol {n}
rabbit hutch {n} (a cage in which rabbits are kept)  :: konijnenhok {n}
rabbit warren {n} (An underground system of interconnected tunnels occupied by rabbits)  :: konijnenpijpen {p}, konijnengangen {p}
rabbit warren {n} (A confusingly labyrinthine environment)  :: doolhof {n}
rabble {n}  :: meute {f}, meutes {f-p}, menigte {f}, menigten {f-p}, gepeupel {n}, volk {n}
rabid {adj} (furious; raging; extremely violent)  :: razend
rabies {n} (viral disease)  :: hondsdolheid {f}
raccoon {n} (nocturnal omnivore living in North America, Procyon lotor)  :: wasbeer {m}
race {n} (contest)  :: wedloop {m}
race {n}  :: wedstrijd {f} , race {f} , wedloop {m} , ras {n}
race {v} (to move or drive at high speed)  :: razen
race {v}  :: racen, rennen, wedlopen
race {n} (a large group of people set apart from others on the basis of a common heritage)  :: ras, afkomst
race {n} (a large group of people set apart from others on the basis of common, physical characteristics)  :: ras
race {n} (one of the categories from the many subcategorizations of the human species)  :: ras, afkomst
race {n} (a breed or strain of domesticated animal)  :: ras
race {n} (a category or species of something that has emerged or evolved from an older one)  :: soort
race against time {n} (situation in which something must be done hurriedly, by a deadline)  :: race tegen de klok
racemic {adj} (containing equal amounts of D- and L-stereoisomers)  :: racemisch
racemose {adj} (botany: having flowers arranged along a single central axis)  :: racemeus
race relations {n} (the patterns of behaviour between ethnic groups of people)  :: rassenrelaties {p}
race to the bottom {n}  :: race naar de bodem {m}, wedloop naar de bodem {m}
Rachel {prop} (younger daughter of Laban)  :: Rachel
racism {n} (race discrimination or dislike)  :: racisme {n}
racist {n} (person who believes a particular race is superior to others.)  :: racist
racist {adj} (relating to racism)  :: racistisch
rack {n} (series of shelves)  :: rek, schap {n}
rack {n} (torture device)  :: pijnbank
rack {n} (frame for hanging objects)  :: rek {n}
rack {v} (brewing: to clarify by draining or siphoning from the dregs)  :: klaren
racket {n} (implement)  :: racket {n}
racket {n} (loud noise)  :: lawaai {n}, herrie
racket {n} (fraud)  :: fraude {f}
rack one's brain {v} (struggle to think of something)  :: zich suf piekeren
racoon {n} (raccoon) SEE: raccoon  ::
rada {n} (soviet) SEE: soviet  ::
radian {n} (unit)  :: radiaal {m}
radiation {n} (process of radiating waves or particles)  :: straling {f}
radiation dose {n} (amount of radiation)  :: stralingsdosis {f}
radiation sickness {n} (illness produced by ionizing radiation)  :: stralingsziekte {f}
radical {adj}  :: [2,3] radicaal
radicalization {n} (the process or result of radicalizing)  :: radicalisering {f}
radicalize {v} ((transitive) to make radical)  :: radicaliseren
radio {n} (receiver)  :: radio {m}
radioactive {adj} (exhibiting radioactivity)  :: radioactief
radioactive dating {n}  :: radiometrische datering {f}
radioactive fallout {n} (material from a radioactive plume)  :: fall-out
radioactive waste {n} (type of waste)  :: radioactief afval {n}
radioactivity {n}  :: radioactiviteit {f}
radio button {n} (selction button in graphical user interface)  :: keuzerondje {n}, radioknop {m}
radiochemistry {n} (chemistry of radioactive substances)  :: radiochemie {f}
radio clock {n} (a clock that is synchronized to a remote time standard by means of radio signals)  :: radioklok {f}
radio-controlled car {n} (radio-controlled car)  :: autootje op afstandsbediening {n}
radio drama {n} (acoustic performance)  :: hoorspel
radio frequency {n} (part of the electromagnetic spectrum within which radio waves are transmitted)  :: radiofrequentie
radiology {n} (the use of radiation in diagnosis)  :: radiologie {f}
radiotherapy {n} (therapeutic use of radiation)  :: radiotherapie {f}, bestraling {f}
radio wave {n} (electromagnetic radiation)  :: radiogolf {f}
radish {n} (plant)  :: radijs {m}
radish {n} (edible root)  :: radijsje {n}, rammenas {m}
radium {n} (chemical element)  :: radium {n}
radius {n} (bone (human))  :: spaakbeen {n}, radius {m}
radius {n} (line segment)  :: straal {f}
radius {n} (length of this line segment)  :: straal {f}
radix {n} (biology: root) SEE: root  ::
radix {n} (mathematics: number of distinct symbols used to represent numbers)  :: grondtal
radon {n} (chemical element)  :: radon {n}
raft {n} (flat, floating structure)  :: vlot {n}
raft {n} (inflatable floating craft)  :: rubberboot
rafter {n} (one of a series of sloped beams)  :: dakspant {n}
rag {n} (piece of cloth)  :: vod {f}, lap {m}, lor {f}, klodde {f}
rag {n} (mean or tattered attire)  :: lompen {p}
rag {n} (sail, or any piece of canvas)  :: zeil {n}, zeildoek {n}
rag {n} (piece of ragtime music)  :: rag
ragbag {n} (collection of miscellaneous things) SEE: hodgepodge  ::
rag doll {n} (a doll made from cloth and rags)  :: lappenpop {m} {f}, voddenpop {m} {f}, kloddenpop {m} {f}
rage {n} (a violent anger)  :: furie {f}, razernij, toorn, woede {f}
rage {v} (act in an angry manner)  :: woeden
rage {v} (move with great violence)  :: razen
ragged {adj} (wearing tattered clothes)  :: haveloos
ragger {n} (toy for dogs)  :: hondentouw
raging {adj} (volatile)  :: razend
Ragnarok {prop} (the final battle in Norse mythology)  :: ragnarok
ragpick {v} (scavenge) SEE: scavenge  ::
Ragusa {prop} (Dubrovnik) SEE: Dubrovnik  ::
rail {n} (means of transportation) SEE: railway  ::
rail {n} (horizontal bar; railing)  :: rail {c}
rail {n} (metal bar that makes the track of a railroad)  :: rail {c}
rail {n}  :: rail {f}
railcar {n} (any railway carriage) SEE: railroad car  ::
railcar {n} (self-propelled railroad vehicle)  :: motorrijtuig {n}
railing {n} (fence or barrier)  :: hekwerk {n}
railroad {n} (permanent road consisting of fixed metal rails) SEE: railway  ::
railroad {n} (transportation system) SEE: railway  ::
railroad {n} (unduly hastened procedure)  :: sneltreinprocedure {m} {f}
railroad {v} (to transport via railroad)  :: versporen
railroad {v} (to work for a railroad)  :: aan het spoor werken
railroad {v} (to operate a railroad)  :: (een) spoorweg(en) uitbaten
railroad {v} (to manipulate and hasten a procedure)  :: (iets) er (met de knoet) doorjagen
railroad car {n} (railroad vehicle)  :: rijtuig {n}, wagon {m}
railroad crossing {n} (level crossing) SEE: level crossing  ::
railroad station {n} (place where trains stop for passengers) SEE: railway station  ::
railroad switch {n} (points) SEE: points  ::
railroad tie {n} (piece supporting the rails of a railroad)  :: dwarsligger {m}, biels {c}, biel {c}
railway {n} (track, consisting of parallel rails)  :: spoorweg {m}
railway {n} (transport system using these rails)  :: spoorwegen {p}
railway station {n} (place where trains stop)  :: spoorwegstation, treinstation
railway track {n} (a pair of parallel tracks for trains)  :: spoor {n}
rain {n} (condensed water from a cloud)  :: regen {m}
rain {v} (of rain: to fall from the sky)  :: regenen
rainbow {n} (multicoloured arch in the sky)  :: regenboog {m}
rainbow {n} (prismatic reflection)  :: prisma {n}
rainbow {n} (assortment, varied multitude)  :: gamma {n}
rainbow {adj} (multicoloured)  :: bont, meerkleurig, veelkleurig
rainbow trout {n} (Oncorhynchus mykiss (countable))  :: regenboogforel
rain buckets {v} (to rain heavily) SEE: rain cats and dogs  ::
rain cats and dogs {v} (to rain very heavily)  :: pijpenstelen regenen, regenen dat het giet
rain check {n} (any postponement, especially of an offer)  :: tegoedhoudertje {n}, uitstel maar geen afstel
rain cloud {n} (cloud from which rain is falling)  :: regenwolk {f}, nimbuswolk {f}
raincoat {n} (waterproof coat)  :: regenjas {m}
raindrop {n} (droplet of rainwater)  :: regendruppel {m}
rainfall {n} (amount of rain that falls on a single occasion)  :: neerslag {m}, regenval {m}
rainforest {n} (forest in a climate with high annual rainfall and no dry season)  :: regenwoud {n}
rain on someone's parade {v} (to disappoint or discourage someone)  :: de feestvreugde bederven
rain pitchforks {v} (rain cats and dogs) SEE: rain cats and dogs  ::
rainwater {n} (rainfall) SEE: rainfall  ::
rainy {adj} (abounding with rain)  :: regenachtig
rainy season {n} (portion of the year when rainfall amounts are greatest)  :: regentijd {m}
raise {v} (to cause to rise)  :: opheffen
raise {v} (to collect)  :: (an army) op de been brengen
raise {v}  :: ophogen
raise {n} (increase in wages)  :: opslag {m}
raisin {n} (dried grape)  :: rozijn {f}
raison d'être {n} (Reason for existence)  :: raison d’être {f}
rajadhiraja {n} (royal ruler's title on the Indian subcontinent)  :: rajadhiraja {m}
rake {n} (garden tool)  :: riek {m}, gritsel {m}, hark {m}
rake {v} (use a rake on)  :: rakelen, harken, gritselen
rake {n} (a man habituated to immoral conduct)  :: losbol {m}
Rakvere {prop} (Town in Estonia)  :: Rakvere
Raków {prop} (Polish town 1569–1869 and village 1869–present, important centre of Socinianism in the 16th–17th CC.)  :: Raków
rally {v} (To come into orderly arrangement)  :: verzamelen
rally {v} (To recover strength after a decline in prices)  :: herstellen
ram {n} (male sheep)  :: ram {m}
ram {v} (intentionally collide with (a ship))  :: rammen
ram {v} (strike (something) hard)  :: rammen
ram {n} (battering ram) SEE: battering ram  ::
Ramadan {prop} (holy ninth month of Islamic lunar calendar)  :: ramadan {m}
ramble {n} (stroll) SEE: stroll  ::
ramble {v} (wander) SEE: wander  ::
rambling {n} (meandering talk)  :: gebazel, onsamenhangend gepraat
rambling {n} (gentle hiking)  :: wandeltocht, omzwerving
rambunctious {adj} (energetic and difficult to control)  :: onstuimig, wild
ramekin {n} (Small dish for baking in oven)  :: ovenschaaltje {n}
ramification {n} (branching process)  :: vertakking, uitwaaiering
ramp {n} (inclined surface)  :: helling {f}
ramp {n} (skating: construction to do skating tricks)  :: ramp {m} {f}
rampant {adj} (rearing animal)  :: steigerend
rampant {adj} (architecture)  :: hellend
rampant {adj} (unrestrained)  :: ongebreideld, ongecontroleerd, woekerend
rampant {adj} (rife and menacing)  :: ongebreideld, uit de hand gelopen
rampart {n} (defensive ridge of earth)  :: wal
rampart {n} (defensive structure; bulwark)  :: bolwerk {n}
ramshackle {adj} (in disrepair or disorder)  :: bouwvallig [of buildings], gammel
ranch {n} (large plot of land)  :: veefokkerij {f}, landgoed {n}
ranch {n} (small farm that cultivates vegetables or livestock)  :: ranch
rancid {adj} (rancid) SEE: offensive  ::
rancor {n} (the deepest malignity or spite)  :: rancune, wrok
random {adj} (all outcomes being unpredictable)  :: willekeurig, toevallig, lukraak
Randstad {prop} (a conurbation in the Netherlands)  :: Randstad {f}; Hague dialect: Ranstad {f}
randy {adj} (sexually aroused)  :: geil, (seksueel) opgewonden/ verhit, heet(staand)
randy {adj} (rude or coarse)  :: grof, rauw
randy {n} (impudent beggar)  :: geus
randy {n} (virago)  :: manwijf {n}, virago
range {n} (step of a ladder) SEE: rung  ::
range {n} (line of mountains, buildings etc.)  :: bergketen {m} {f}
range {n} (large stove with many hotplates)  :: fornuis {n}
range {n} (area for military training or equipment testing)  :: oefenterrein {n}
range {n} (distance to the object)  :: afstand {m}
range {n} (maximum reach of capability)  :: bereik {n}
range {n} (math: set of values of a function)  :: bereik {n}
range {n} (statistics: difference between largest and smallest observation)  :: spreiding {f}
range {n} (music: scale of tones)  :: bereik {n}
range {n} (ecology: area where a species is found)  :: verspreidingsgebied {n}
range {v} (to classify) SEE: classify  ::
range {v} (to travel over) SEE: roam  ::
range {v} (to separate into parts) SEE: sift  ::
rank {adj} (having a very strong and bad odor)  :: stinkend, rans, ranzig
rank {n} (A row of people or things organized in a grid pattern, often soldiers)  :: gelid {n}, rij {m} {f}
rank {n} (In a pipe organ, a set of pipes of a certain quality for which each pipe corresponds to one key or pedal)  :: register {n}, werk {n}
rank {n} (a level in an organization such as the military)  :: rang
rank {n} (chess: one of the horizontal lines of squares)  :: rij {f}
rank and file {n} (common soldiers)  :: manschappen {p}
ranking {adj} (having a specified rank)  :: geplaatst
ranking {adj} (superior)  :: superieur, beter
ranking {n} (placement in a list)  :: klassement {n}, rang {m}, plaats {f}, rangschikking {f}, ranking {f}
rankle {v} (to cause irritation)  :: irriteren, steken, woekeren
rankle {v} (to fester)  :: twijfelen, etteren, verergeren
ransack {v} (to loot or pillage)  :: plunderen
ransom {n} (money paid for the freeing of a hostage)  :: losgeld {n}
ransomware {n} (malware)  :: gijzelsoftware {m}, ransomware {m}
rant {n} (criticism)  :: tirade {f}
rant {n} (incoherent and emotional articulation)  :: geraas {n}, holle frasen
rant {v} (to speak or shout at length in an uncontrollable anger)  :: schetteren, uitvaren, declameren
rant {v} (to criticise by ranting)  :: oreren
ranunculus {n} (buttercup) SEE: buttercup  ::
rap {n} (a sharp blow with something hard)  :: klap {m}
rap {v} (to speak lyrics in the style of rap music)  :: rappen
rap {n} (rap music) SEE: rap music  ::
rapable {adj} (Capable of, or suitable for, being raped.)  :: verkrachtbaar
rapacious {adj} (given to take by force)  :: roofzuchtig
rape {n} (act of forcing sexual activity)  :: verkrachting {f}
rape {v} (force sexual intercourse)  :: verkrachten
rape {v} (cause damage, destruction to a countryside, nature etc)  :: verkrachten, schenden
rape culture {n} (rape culture)  :: verkrachtingscultuur {f}
rape oil {n} (rapeseed oil) SEE: rapeseed oil  ::
rapeseed oil {n} (vegetable oil)  :: koolzaadolie {f}
rapid {adj} (Very swift or quick)  :: snel, snelle
rapid {n} (section of river)  :: stroomversnelling {f}
rapier {n} (slender straight sharply pointed sword)  :: rapier {n}
rapine {n} (seizure of someone's property by force)  :: roof {m}
rapine {v} (plunder)  :: plunderen
rapist {n} (someone who rapes someone else)  :: verkrachter {m}, verkrachterin {f}
rap music {n} (music form)  :: rap {m}
rappel {v} (to abseil)  :: abseilen
rapper {n} (performer of rap music, or one who raps)  :: rapper {m}
rapport {n} (A relationship of mutual trust and respect)  :: verstandhouding {f}
rap sheet {n} (Printed police record)  :: strafblad {n}
rapt {adj} (very interested; fascinated)  :: gefascineerd
raptor {n} (bird of prey) SEE: bird of prey  ::
rapture {n} (gathering up of believers in end times)  :: verrukking, vervoering
Rapture {prop} (prophesied sudden removal of Christian believers) SEE: rapture  ::
rapunzel {n} (corn salad) SEE: corn salad  ::
rara avis {n} (rare or unique person or thing)  :: vreemde vogel, vreemde eend
rare {adj} (cooked very lightly)  :: bloedig, saignant
rare {adj} (very uncommon)  :: zeldzaam
rare bird {n} (unusual or exceptional person or thing) SEE: rara avis  ::
rarely {adv} (not occurring at a regular interval)  :: zelden
rarity {n} (measure of the scarcity of an object)  :: zeldzaamheid {f}
rarity {n} (rare object)  :: zeldzaamheid {f}, rariteit {f}
rascal {n} (cheeky person)  :: bengel {m}, rakker {m}, rekel {m}, vlegel {m}, deugniet
rascal {adj} (part of the common rabble)  :: gemeen, ordinair, vulgair
rash {adj} (hasty)  :: onbezonnen
rash {n} (of skin)  :: huiduitslag, uitslag
raspberry {n} (plant)  :: frambozenstruik {m}, framboos {m}
raspberry {n} (fruit)  :: framboos {m}
raspberry {adj} (containing or having the flavor/flavour of raspberries)  :: met frambozensmaak, frambozen-
rat {n} (rodent)  :: rat {f}, bruine rat {f}, rioolrat {f}, zwarte rat {f}
ratatouille {n} (traditional French Provençal stewed vegetable dish)  :: ratatouille {f}
rate {n} (speed) SEE: speed  ::
rate {n} (wage calculated in relation to a unit of time)  :: tarief {n}
rate {n}  :: verhouding {f}
ratel {n} (Mellivora capensis) SEE: honey badger  ::
rather {adv} (preferably)  :: liever
rather {adv} (somewhat, fairly)  :: nogal
rather {adv}  :: eerder, meer
rather than {prep} (instead of, in preference to)  :: in plaats van
ratification {n}  :: ratificatie {f}
ratify {v} (give formal consent to)  :: bekrachtigen
ration {n} (portion)  :: rantsoen {n}
ration {v} (to portion out, especially during a shortage of supply)  :: rantsoeneren
rational {adj} (reasonable; not absurd)  :: rationeel, redelijk, verstandelijk
rational {adj} (arithmetic: of a number)  :: rationeel, rationele
rational {n} (rational number) SEE: rational number  ::
rationale {n} (explanation of the basis or fundamental reasons)  :: ratio {f}
rationalization {n} (concealment of true motivation)  :: rationalisatie {f}
rational number {n} (quotient of integers)  :: rationaal getal {n}
rationing {n} (ration) SEE: ration  ::
rat king {n} (conglomeration of rats with tails joined)  :: rattenkoning {m}
rats {interj} (damn, darn)  :: verdorie
rattle {n} (sound)  :: gerammel {n}, geratel {n}
rattle {n} (baby’s toy)  :: rammelaar {m}
rattle {n} (a device that makes a rattling noise)  :: ratel {m}
rattle {n} (musical instrument)  :: ratel {m}
rattle {n} (noisy, rapid talk)  :: geratel {n}
rattle {n} (noisy, senseless talker)  :: ratelaar {m}
rattle {n} (zoology: organ that produces a rattling sound)  :: ratel {m}
rattle {v} (to create a sound by shaking)  :: ratelen
rattle {v} (to scare, startle, unsettle, or unnerve)  :: alarmeren, verontrusten
rattle {v} (to make a rattling noise)  :: ratelen
rattle {v} (drive or ride briskly, so as to make a clattering)  :: ratelen, rammelen
rattle {v} (make a clatter with a voice; to talk rapidly and idly)  :: ratelen
rattler {n} (rattlesnake) SEE: rattlesnake  ::
rattlesnake {n} (poisonous snake)  :: ratelslang {f}
ravage {v} (To devastate or destroy something)  :: verwoesten, teisteren
ravages {n} (harsh damages)  :: verwoesting {c}
raven {n} (bird)  :: raaf {m}
raven {adj} (of the color of the raven; jet-black)  :: ravenzwart
ravenous {adj} (very hungry)  :: uitgehongerd
ravine {n} (a deep narrow valley)  :: ravijn {n}, kloofdal {n}
ravish {v} (rape) SEE: rape  ::
ravish {v} (seize and carry away by violence; snatch by force)  :: ontvoeren, schaken
ravish {v} (transport with joy or delight; delight to ecstasy)  :: in vervoering brengen, vervoeren
ravishing {adj} (Extremely beautiful)  :: beeldschoon
raw {adj} (uncooked)  :: rauw, rauwe, rauw
raw {adj} (untreated)  :: ruw, ruwe
raw {adj} (inexperienced)  :: pril, prille
raw material {n} (material in its unprocessed, natural state)  :: grondstof {n}
raw material {n} (input to an installation which processes it)  :: grondstof {n}
rax {v} (to stretch after sleep)  :: uitrekken
ray {n} (beam of light or radiation)  :: straal {f}
ray {n} (mathematics: line extending indefinitely in one direction from a point)  :: straal {f}
ray {n} (colloquial: tiny amount)  :: straaltje {n}
ray {n} (marine fish with a flat body, large wing-like fins, and a whip-like tail)  :: rog {m}
razor {n} (shaving knife)  :: scheermes {n}, mes {n}
razor {n} (tusk of wild boar)  :: slagtand, stoottand {m}
razor blade {n} (razor blade)  :: scheermesje {n}
re {prep} (regarding)  :: (wat) betreft
re- {prefix} (again)  :: her-, weer-, weder-
reach {v} (to extend an action, effort, or influence to)  :: bereiken
reach {v} (to arrive at by effort)  :: bereiken
reach {v}  :: bereiken
reachable {adj} (within easy reach)  :: bereikbaar
react {v} (to act upon each other)  :: reageren
reaction {n} (action in response to an event)  :: reactie {f}
reactive power {n} (imaginary component of the power of an alternating current circuit)  :: blindvermogen {n}
reactor {n} (a device which uses atomic energy to produce heat)  :: reactor
read {v} (look at and interpret letters or other information)  :: lezen
read {v} (speak aloud words or other information that is written)  :: voorlezen
read {v} (have the ability to read text or other information)  :: lezen
read {v} (of text, etc., to be interpreted or read in a particular way)  :: gelezen worden
read {v} (be able to hear (in a radio communication))  :: ontvangen, horen
readability {n} (property of being capable of being read; legibility)  :: leesbaarheid {f}
readability {n} (property of being easy or engaging to read)  :: leesbaarheid {f}
readable {adj} (legible) SEE: legible  ::
readable {adj} (which can be read by a certain device)  :: afleesbaar, leesbaar
readable {adj} (enjoyable to read)  :: leesbaar, lezenswaardig
readableness {n} (readability) SEE: readability  ::
reader {n} (person who reads a publication)  :: lezer {m}
readership {n} (collected readers of a publication)  :: lezerspubliek {n}
readily {adv} (showing readiness)  :: vlot, gewillig
readily {adv} (easily)  :: direct
reading {n} (process of interpreting written language)  :: lezen {n}
reading {n} (process of interpreting a symbol)  :: uitlezing {f}
reading {n} (value indicated by a measuring device)  :: lezing {f}
reading {n} (occasion in which material is read aloud)  :: voorlezen {n}
reading glasses {n} (spectacles to deal with the effects of presbyopia)  :: leesbril {m}
read-only {adj} (capable of being read but not written)  :: alleen-lezen
read someone the riot act {v} (scold or berate)  :: iemand de les lezen
ready {n} (cash) SEE: cash  ::
ready {adj} (prepared for immediate action or use)  :: gereed, klaar
ready-made {adj} (made in advance)  :: kant en klaar
ready, set, go {phrase} (on your mark, get set, go) SEE: on your mark, get set, go  ::
ready, steady, go {phrase} (on your mark, get set, go) SEE: on your mark, get set, go  ::
reagent {n} (substance used in chemical reactions)  :: reagens {n}
real {adj} (true, genuine, not merely nominal)  :: echt, waar
real {adj} (genuine, not artificial, counterfeit or fake)  :: echt
real {adj} (genuine, unfeigned, sincere)  :: echt, echte, oprecht
real {adj} (that has physical existence)  :: echt, werkelijk
real {adj} (economics: having been adjusted to remove the effects of inflation)  :: reëel
real {adj} (mathematics: relating to numbers with a one-to-one correspondence to the points on a line)  :: reëel, reële
real {adj} (law: relating to immovable tangible property)  :: vast-
real {adj} (absolute, complete, utter)  :: echt, echte, typisch
real {adj}  :: echt, reëel
real {n} (former unit of currency of Spain and Spain's colonies)  :: real {m}
real {n} (a unit of currency used in Brazil)  :: real {m}
real {n} (mathematics: a real number) SEE: real number  ::
real {adv} (really) SEE: really  ::
real estate {n} (property that cannot easily be moved)  :: vastgoed {n}, immobiliën {m-p}
realism {n} (concern for fact or reality)  :: realisme
realistic {adj}  :: realistisch
reality {n} (state of being actual or real)  :: werkelijkheid {f}, realiteit {f}
reality {n} (a real entity, event etc.)  :: feitelijkheid {f}, realiteit {f} (indefinite article only)
reality {n} (entirety of all that is real)  :: de werkelijkheid {f}, de realiteit {f} (definite article only)
reality {n} (an individual observer's subjective perception)  :: werkelijkheid {f}, realiteit {f} (indefinite article only)
reality television {n} (television genre)  :: reality-tv {f}
realizable {adj} (capable of being realized or achieved)  :: realiseerbaar
realization {n} (act of figuring out or becoming aware)  :: besef {n}
realization {n} (act of making real)  :: vervulling {f}, voltooiing {f}, verwezenlijking {f}
realize {v} (to become aware of)  :: beseffen, zich realiseren, inzien
realize {v} (to make real)  :: realiseren, bewerkstelligen
real life {n} (life outside of a contrived or fantastical environment)  :: het echte leven
really {adv} (actually)  :: werkelijk, echt
really {adv} (informally, as an intensifier; very, very much)  :: werkelijk
really {interj} (indicating surprise at, or requesting confirmation of, some new information)  :: werkelijk?, echt?
really {interj}  :: werkelijk echt
realm {n} (sphere or influence)  :: sfeer {m}, rijk {n}, wereld {m}
realm {n} (domain of an abstraction)  :: domein, rijk {n}
realm {n} (territory or state)  :: rijk {n}, koninkrijk {n}
real number {n} (limit of a convergent sequence of rational numbers)  :: reëel getal {n}
real property {n} (real estate) SEE: real estate  ::
ream {n} (bundle of paper)  :: riem {m}
reanimate {v} (to animate anew)  :: reanimeren
reap {v} (to cut with a sickle)  :: oogsten
reap {v} (to receive as a reward)  :: oogsten
reaper {n} (one who reaps)  :: maaier {m}
reaper {n} (the Grim Reaper) SEE: Grim Reaper  ::
reap hook {n} (sickle) SEE: sickle  ::
reaping hook {n} (sickle) SEE: sickle  ::
rear {v} (to lift, raise etc. physically)  :: oprichten, verheffen
rear {v} (to lift spiritually)  :: verheffen
rear {v} (to set up, construct)  :: oprichten, construeren
rear {v} (to bring up to maturity)  :: grootbrengen, opvoeden
rear {v} (to breed and raise)  :: kweken
rear {v} (to rise on the hind legs)  :: steigeren
rear {adj} (being behind, or in the hindmost part)  :: achter
rear {n} (the back or hindmost part)  :: achterste {n}, achterkant {m}
rear {n} (the part of an army or fleet which comes last)  :: achterhoede {m} {f}
rear {n} (the posterior, butt(ocks)- only terms with directional notion)  :: achtereind {n}, achterste {n}, achterwerk {n}
rearguard {n} (the rearmost part of a force)  :: achterhoede
rear window {n} (window at the back of a car)  :: achterruit
reason {n} (that which causes: a cause)  :: oorzaak {f}, reden {f}, grond {m}
reason {n} ((the capacity of the human mind for) rational thinking)  :: rede {f}
reason {n}  :: reden {c}, oorzaak {f}, motief {n}
reason {v} (to deduce by being rational)  :: redeneren
reason {v} (to perform a process of deduction or of induction)  :: redeneren
reason {v} (to arrange and present the reasons for or against; to examine, debate, discuss) SEE: debate  ::
reasonably {adv} (in accordance with reason)  :: redelijkerwijs
reasonably {adv} (not extremely)  :: redelijk
reasonably {adv} (fairly)  :: redelijk
reasonably {adv} (inexpensively)  :: redelijk
reasoning {n} (action of the verb 'to reason')  :: redenering {f}
rebar {n} (steel reinforcing bar for concrete)  :: wapening {f}
rebarbative {adj} (repellent)  :: weerzinwekkend
Rebekah {prop} (sister of Laban and wife to Isaac)  :: Rebekka
rebel {n} (person who resists an established authority)  :: rebel, opstandeling {m}
rebel {v} (to resist or become defiant towards)  :: rebelleren, opstaan
rebellion {n} (armed resistance)  :: oproer, opstand {m}, rebellie {f}, verzet {n}
rebellious {adj} (showing rebellion)  :: opstandig
rebirth {n} (reincarnation)  :: wedergeboorte {f}, reïncarnatie {f}
rebirth {n} (revival, reinvigoration)  :: heropleving {f}, renaissance {f}
rebirth {n} (spiritual renewal)  :: wedergeboorte {f}
reboot {v} (to restart a system)  :: herstarten, heropstarten
rebound {v}  :: terugspringen, stuiteren
rebuild {v} (to build again)  :: heropbouwen, wederopbouwen, verbouwen
rebuilt {v} (Past tense of rebuild)  :: bouwde herop, bouwden herop
rebuilt {v} (Past participle of rebuild)  :: heropgebouwd
rebuke {n} (harsh criticism)  :: verwijt, berisping
rebuke {v} (to criticise harshly; to reprove)  :: verwijten, berispen
reburn {v}  :: herbranden, herverbranden
rebus {n} (puzzle)  :: rebus
recalcitrant {adj} (marked by a stubborn unwillingness to obey figures of authority)  :: weerbarstig, weerspannig, recalcitrant
recalcitrant {adj} (hard to deal with or operate)  :: koppig, onhandelbaar
recall {v} (to remember, recollect)  :: herinneren
recall {n} (product recall)  :: terughaalactie, product recall
recall {v} (to recall) SEE: reproduce  ::
recant {v} (to withdraw or repudiate formally and publicly)  :: intrekken, terugtrekken
recapitulate {v} (to summarize or repeat in concise form)  :: samenvatten
recapitulation {n} (subsequent enumeration of the major points)  :: recapitulatie
recede {v} (move back, move away)  :: zich terugtrekken
recede {v} (take back)  :: terugnemen
receipt {n} (act of receiving)  :: ontvangst, ontvangen {n}
receipt {n} (amount received)  :: ontvangsten {p}, inkomsten
receipt {n} (written acknowledgement)  :: ontvangsbewijs {n}, kwitantie, bonnetje {n}
receipt {n} (obsolete: recipe)  :: recept, voorschrift {n}
receipt {v} (to give a receipt)  :: een ontvangstbewijs geven
receipt {v} (to mark a bill)  :: voor ontvangst aftekenen
receive {v} (get)  :: krijgen, ontvangen
receive {v} (take possession of)  :: ontvangen
receive {v} (to act as a host for guests)  :: ontvangen
receive {v} (telecommunications: to detect a signal)  :: ontvangen
Received Pronunciation {prop} (form of English pronunciation)  :: Received Pronunciation
receiver {n} (telephone handset)  :: hoorn
recent {adj} (having happened a short while ago)  :: recent
recently {adv} (in the recent past)  :: onlangs, recentelijk, laatst, overlaatst
reception {n} (act of receiving)  :: ontvangst
reception {n} (electronics: act or ability to receive signals)  :: ontvangst
reception {n} (social engagement)  :: receptie {f}
reception {n} (reaction)  :: ontvangst
reception {n} (front desk)  :: receptie {f}
receptionist {n} (employee who receives visitors and/or calls, typically in an office setting)  :: receptionist {m}, onthaalbediende {m}
receptionist {n} (a secretary whose tasks include the above)  :: secretaris {m}
receptive {adj} (ready to receive new ideas or concepts)  :: ontvankelijk
receptivity {n} (the state of being receptive)  :: ontvankelijkheid
recession {n} (act or an instance of receding)  :: terugtrekking, terugtocht
recession {n} (a period of reduced economic activity)  :: recessie
recession {n} (ceremonial filing out of clergy and/or choir at the end of a church service)  :: uittredeprocessie
recharge {v} (To charge an electric battery)  :: opladen
recidivist {n} (one who falls back into prior habits, especially criminal habits)  :: recidivist
recipe {n} (instructions for making or preparing food dishes)  :: recept {n}
recipient {n} (one who receives)  :: ontvanger {m}, ontvangster {f}
recipient {n} (individual receiving donor organs or tissues)  :: ontvanger {m}/ontvangster {f}
reciprocal {n} (in mathematics)  :: omgekeerde {n}
reciprocal pronoun {n} (a part of speech)  :: wederkerig voornaamwoord {n}
reciprocate {v} (to give something in response)  :: beantwoorden
reciprocating engine {n} (piston engine) SEE: piston engine  ::
recite {v} (to recite) SEE: say  ::
recite {v} (to repeat aloud some passage, poem or other text previously memorized, often before an audience)  :: reciteren
reckless {adj} (careless or heedless; headstrong or rash)  :: roekeloos
reckless {adj} (indifferent to danger or the consequences)  :: roekeloos
reckon {v} (to conclude, as by an enumeration and balancing of chances; hence, to think; to suppose)  :: veronderstellen
reckon {v}  :: rekenen tot
reckoning {n}  :: rekening
reclaim {v} (to recycle) SEE: recycle  ::
reclaim {v} (to tame or domesticate a wild animal) SEE: tame  ::
recluse {n} (A person who lives in self-imposed isolation or seclusion from the world, especially for religious purposes; a hermit)  :: kluizenaar {m} {f}
reclusive {adj} (preferring privacy)  :: teruggetrokken, afgezonderd
recognise {v} (to match in memory; to know from a previous encounter)  :: herkennen
recognise {v} (to acknowledge the existence or legality of something)  :: erkennen
recognise {v} (to acknowledge as something)  :: erkennen
recognise {v} (to realise or discover the nature of something)  :: onderkennen
recognise {v}  :: herkennen, onderkennen
recognition {n} (the act of recognizing or the condition of being recognized)  :: herkenning {f}
recognition {n} (An awareness that something observed has been observed before)  :: herkenning {f}
recognition {n} (Acceptance as valid or true)  :: erkenning {f}
recognition {n} (Official acceptance of the status of a new government by that of another country)  :: erkenning {f}
recognition {n} (honour, favorable note, or attention)  :: erkenning {f}
recognize {v} (to match in memory; to know from a previous encounter)  :: herkennen
recognize {v} (to acknowledge the existence or legality of something)  :: erkennen
recognize {v} (to realize or discover the nature of something)  :: onderkennen
recognize {v}  :: herkennen, onderkennen
recoil {n} (pushback from a fired firearm)  :: terugslag {c}
recoil {v} (to pull back, especially in disgust, horror or astonishment)  :: terugtrekken, terugdeinzen, terugschrikken
recollect {v} (to recall past events)  :: zich herinneren
recollection {n} (act of recalling to the memory)  :: herinnering, herinneren {n}
recollection {n} (power of recalling ideas to the mind)  :: herinnering, geheugen {n}
recollection {n} (that which is called to mind)  :: herinnering
recombination {n} (in genetics)  :: recombinatie
recommend {v} (to commend to the favorable notice of another)  :: aanraden, aanbevelen
recommend {v} (to suggest or endorse someone as appropriate choice)  :: aanbevelen, voordragen
recommend {v} (to advise, propose)  :: aanraden, aanbevelen, adviseren
recommend {v} (archaic: to confide to another)  :: bevelen in ... (van ...), aanbevelen, overdragen aan
recommendable {adj} (capable of being recommended)  :: aanbevelenswaardig
recommendation {n} (act of recommending)  :: aanbeveling {f}
recommendation {n} (that which is recommended)  :: aanbeveling {f}
reconcile {v} (to restore a friendly relationship)  :: reconciliëren, verzoenen
reconcile {v} (to make things compatible or consistent)  :: verzoenen
reconcilement {n} (reconciliation)  :: verbroedering, verzoening
reconciliation {n} (reestablishment of friendly relations)  :: verzoening {f}
reconnaissance {n} (act of gathering information)  :: verkenning {f}
reconstruct {v} (to construct again)  :: reconstrueren
reconstruction {n} (act of restoring)  :: wederopbouw {m}
reconvene {v} (to resume something that has been convened and then paused)  :: herenen, herenigen
reconvene {v} (to come together again)  :: hergaderen
record {n} (information put into a lasting physical medium)  :: verslag {n}
record {n} (most extreme known value of some achievement)  :: record {m}
record {v} (make a record of)  :: optekenen
record {v} ((intransitive) make audio or video recording)  :: opnemen
record chart {n} (Ranking of music by popularity)  :: Hitparade
recorder {n} (musical instrument)  :: blokfluit
record label {n} (brand of a company that produces records) SEE: label  ::
record player {n} (analogue electronic device for playing gramophone records)  :: platenspeler {m}
recourse {n} (act of seeking assistance or advice)  :: toevlucht {f} {m}
recover {v} (transitive:to get back, regain)  :: terugwinnen
recover {v} (intransitive: to get better, regain health)  :: herstellen, beter worden, genezen, recupereren
recovery {n} (act or process of regaining or repossession of something lost)  :: terugwinning {f}
recovery {n} (return to normal health)  :: herstel {n}, genezing {f}
recovery {n} (return to former status)  :: herstel {n}
recreate {v} (to enjoy or entertain oneself)  :: recreëren
recreate {v} (to produce again, to recreate) SEE: reproduce  ::
recreation {n} (activity that diverts, amuses or stimulates)  :: recreatie {f}, ontspanning {f}
recruit {n}  :: rekruut
rectal {adj} (Of -, via - or related to the rectum)  :: rectaal, rectum-
rectangle {n} (quadrilateral)  :: rechthoek {m}
rectangular {adj} (having a shape like a rectangle)  :: rechthoekig, rechthoekige
rectify {v} (to correct or amend something)  :: herzien, corrigeren, rectificeren, rechtzetten, amenderen, amelioreren
rector {n} (headmaster)  :: rector, rektor {m}
rectory {n} (residence of Roman Catholic priest)  :: pastorie, pastorij
rectum {n} (terminal part of the large intestine)  :: endeldarm {m}
recuperate {v} (recover, especially from an illness) SEE: recover  ::
recur {v} (to happen again)  :: recidiveren
recurrence {n} (recourse) SEE: recourse  ::
recurring {adj} (happening frequently)  :: (zich) herhalend, terugkerend
recursion {n} (in mathematics)  :: recursie {f}
recursion {n}  :: recursie {f}
recursive {adj} (drawing upon itself)  :: recursief
recursive {adj} (mathematics: of an expression, in which each term is determined by applying a formula to preceding terms)  :: recursief
recursive {adj} (computing: of a program or function that calls itself)  :: recursief
recursive {adj} (computing: of a function which can be computed in a finite amount of time)  :: recursief
recursive {adj} (computing: of a set whose characteristic function is recursive)  :: recursief
recursive acronym {n} (an acronym in which the first letter of the first word represented by the acronym is the acronym itself)  :: recursief acroniem {n}
recurve bow {n} (type of bow)  :: recurveboog
recuse {v} (To refuse or reject)  :: onbevoegd verklaren
recuse {v} (To refuse to act as a judge; to declare oneself disqualified to act)  :: recuseren
recyclability {n} (the quality of being recyclable)  :: recycleerbaarheid {f}
recyclable {adj} (able to be recycled)  :: recycleerbaar
recycle {v} (to break down and reuse component materials)  :: recycleren, hergebruiken
recycle {v} (to reuse as a whole)  :: herbruiken
recycling {n} (the practice of sorting and collecting waste materials for new use)  :: recyclage {f}
red {adj} (having red as its colour)  :: rood
red {adj} (of hair: orange-brown)  :: ros, rosse
red {adj} (left-wing, socialist or communist)  :: rood
red {n} (colour)  :: rood
red admiral {n} (butterfly)  :: atalanta {f}, admiraalvlinder {m}
red beet {n} (beetroot) SEE: beetroot  ::
red-black tree {n} (binary search tree)  :: rood-zwartboom
red blood cell {n} (haemoglobin-carrying blood cell in vertebrates)  :: rode bloedcel {f} {m}, erytrocyt {m}
redbreast {n} (European robin) SEE: European robin  ::
redbush {n} (both senses) SEE: rooibos  ::
red card {n} (sports: card)  :: rode kaart
red carpet {n} (a strip of red carpet laid for a VIP)  :: rode loper {m}
red carpet {n} (VIP treatment)  :: rode loper {m}
red-crested pochard {n} (Netta rufina)  :: krooneend
Red Cross {prop} (Red Cross)  :: Rode Kruis {n}
red deer {n} (Cervus elaphus)  :: edelhert {n}
redden {v} (to become red)  :: rood worden
redden {v} (to make red)  :: rood maken
reddish {adj} (resembling the colour red)  :: roodachtig
redeem {v} (to recover ownership of something by paying a sum)  :: terugkopen
redeem {v} (to liberate by payment of ransom)  :: vrijkopen
redeem {v} (to set free by force)  :: bevrijden
redeem {v} (to save, rescue, recover)  :: redden, verlossen
redeem {v} (to expiate, atone for)  :: uitboeten
redeem {v} (to convert into cash)  :: afbetalen, aflossen, inlossen, omzetten, uitboeten, vrijkopen, genoegdoen
redeem {v} (to repair, restore)  :: herstellen
redeemer {n} (one who redeems)  :: verlosser {m}
redemption {n} (the act of redeeming or something redeemed)  :: verlossing {f}, zaligmaking {f}
redemption {n} (the recovery, for a fee, of a pawned article)  :: vrijkoping {f}, afkoping {f}
redemption {n} (salvation from sin)  :: vergiffenis {f}, zaligmaking {f}
redemptorist {n} (member of the Roman Catholic missionary congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer)  :: Redemptorist {m}
redfish {n} (Sebastes norvegica)  :: roodbaars
red flag {n} (a cue, warning, or alert; a sign or signal that something is wrong.)  :: knipperlicht {n}
redhaired {adj} (having red hair) SEE: redheaded  ::
red-handed {adj} (in the act of wrongdoing)  :: op heterdaad [betrapt]
redhead {n} (red-haired person)  :: roodharige, rooie
redheaded {adj} (having red hair)  :: roodharig
red herring {n} (smoke-cured herring)  :: gerookte haring {m}, bokking
red herring {n} (misleading clue)  :: vals spoor {n}, afleidingsmanoeuvre {f}
red-hot {adj} (Very fresh, new, recent and up to date.)  :: roodgloeiend
redirect {v} (to give new direction to)  :: bijsturen, verwijzen, van richting veranderen
redirect {v} (instruct to go elsewhere)  :: doorsturen, doorverwijzen
rediscovery {n} (act of rediscovering)  :: herontdekking {f}
red-light district {n} (area of prostitution)  :: rosse buurt {f}, rodelampjesbuurt {f}, hoerenbuurt {f}
redo {v} (to do again)  :: herdoen
redolent {adj} (fragrant or aromatic)  :: geurig, welriekend
redolent {adj} (having a smell)  :: riekend
redolent {adj} (suggestive or reminiscent)  :: doen denken aan
redoubt {v} (to dread) SEE: dread  ::
redoubt {n} (fortification)  :: redoute
red rail {n} (extinct bird)  :: rode ral {?}
Red Sea {prop} (sea between Africa and Arabia)  :: Rode Zee
redshift {n} (change in wavelength)  :: roodverschuiving {f}
Red Square {prop} (Moscow square)  :: Rode Plein {m}
reduce {v} (to bring down)  :: verminderen, verlagen
reduce {v}  :: verminderen, reduceren
reduced {adj} (made smaller, less)  :: gereduceerd, verkleind, verminderd, teruggebracht
reduced {adj} (lowered in price)  :: afgeprijsd, gesoldeerd, gebradeerd, in (de) aanbieding
reductio ad absurdum {n} (proof by contradiction) SEE: proof by contradiction  ::
reduction {n}  :: korting, reductie, vermindering
redundancy {n} (state of being redundant)  :: overbodigheid {f}
redundancy {n} (duplication of parts of a message to guard against transmission errors)  :: herhaling {m}
redundant {adj} (superfluous)  :: overbodig, overtollig, achterhaald
redux {adj} (redone, restored, brought back, or revisited)  :: terug van weggeweest
red wine {n} (red coloured wine)  :: rode wijn
reed {n} (grass-like plant)  :: riet {n}
reed {n} (hollow stem)  :: rietstengel {m}
reed {n} (music: part of mouthpiece)  :: riet {n}
reed {n}  :: riet
reed switch {n} (type of electrical switch)  :: reed-contact
reedy {adj} (high and thin)  :: schril, schel
reef {n} (rocks at or near surface of the water)  :: rif {n}
reef {n} (arrangement to reduce the area of a sail)  :: rif {n}
reef {v} (sailing)  :: reffen
reef {n} (reef knot) SEE: reef knot  ::
reefer {n} (marijuana) SEE: marijuana  ::
reef knot {n} (type of knot)  :: platte knoop {m}
reek {n} (unpleasant smell)  :: stank
reek {n} (vapor)  :: damp
reek {v} (to have or give off a strong, unpleasant smell)  :: stinken
reek {v} (to be evidently associated with something unpleasant)  :: ruiken naar
reel {n} (spool)  :: spoel
reenact {v} (To recreate an event, especially a historical battle)  :: naspelen
reeve {n}  :: graaf {m}
re-examination {n}  :: herexamen {n}, heronderzoek {n}
refectory {n} (dining-hall)  :: refter {m}, eetzaal {m}
refer {v} (to direct to a source for help or information)  :: verwijzen, doorverwijzen
refer {v} (to submit to an authority figure for consideration)  :: verwijzen
refer {v} (to direct the attention of)  :: verwijzen
refer {v} (to allude to (grammar term))  :: verwijzen
refer {v}  :: refereren
referee {n} (sport: umpire, judge, the supervisor of a game)  :: scheidsrechter
referee {n} (person who settles a dispute)  :: arbiter
reference {n} (measurement one can compare to)  :: referentie {f}
reference {n} (information about a person)  :: referent {m}, referente {f}
reference {n} (academic writing: source)  :: referentie {f}
reference {n} (reference work) SEE: reference work  ::
reference book {n} (book providing factual information)  :: naslagwerk {n}
reference work {n} (compendium of information)  :: naslagwerk {n}
referendum {n} (direct popular vote)  :: referendum {n}
referral {n} (act or process of transferring)  :: verwijzing
refillable {adj} (capable of being refilled)  :: navulbaar
refine {v}  :: verfijnen
refined {adj} (freed from vulgarity)  :: verfijnd
refined {adj} (cultured, elegant)  :: verfijnd
refinement {n} (act, or the result of refining; the removal of impurities, or a purified material)  :: zuivering
refinement {n} (fine or subtle distinction)  :: verfijning
refinery {n} (building used to produce refined products)  :: raffinaderij {f}
refining {n} (process) SEE: refinement  ::
reflation {n} (the act of restoring deflated prices)  :: inflatie na deflatie, reflatie
reflect {v} (to mirror, or show the image of something)  :: weerkaatsen, weerspiegelen
reflection {n} (act of reflecting; the state of being reflected)  :: reflectie {f}, weerspiegeling {f}, weerbeeld {n}
reflex {n} (the descendant of an earlier language element, such as a word or phoneme, in a daughter language)  :: reflex
reflexive {adj} (in grammar)  :: wederkerend
reflexive {n} (reflexive pronoun) SEE: reflexive pronoun  ::
reflexive {n} (reflexive verb) SEE: reflexive verb  ::
reflexive pronoun {n} (a part of speech)  :: wederkerend voornaamwoord {n}
reflexive verb {n} (verb with equivalent subject and direct object)  :: wederkerend werkwoord {n}
reform {n} (amendment)  :: reform {m} {f}
reformer {n} (one who reforms, or who works for reform)  :: hervormer {m}, hervormster {f}
reformer {n} (one who was involved in the Reformation)  :: hervormer {m}
reformulate {v} (to formulate again)  :: herformuleren
refract {v} (to refract) SEE: disperse  ::
refract {v} (to change direction)  :: breken
refract {v} (to cause to change direction)  :: breken
refraction {n} (bending of any wave)  :: refractie {f}
refractive index {n} (ratio of the speed of light in vacuum to another medium)  :: brekingsindex {m}
refractory {adj} (Obstinate; strongly opposed)  :: weerbarstig, halsstarrig
refrain {v} (to hold back)  :: tegenhouden, bedwingen, inhouden
refrain {v} (to abstain (from))  :: zich onthouden van
refrain {v} (to keep oneself from action)  :: zich niet inlaten met
refrain {v}  :: (zich) inhouden; terughouden; (zich) onthouden (van); (zich) verzetten (tegen)
refrain {n} (burden of song)  :: refrein
refresh {v} (to renew or revitalize)  :: verfrissen
refresh {v} (to reload a document)  :: een webpagina herladen
refreshment {n} (The action of refreshing; a means of restoring strength, energy or vigour)  :: verfrissing, verademing
refreshment {n} (A light snack or drink)  :: versnapering
refrigerate {v} (freeze) SEE: freeze  ::
refrigerate {v} (cool down) SEE: cool down  ::
refrigerator {n} (appliance that refrigerates food)  :: koelkast {f}, ijskast {f}, frigo {m}
refuge {n} (place providing safety, protection or shelter)  :: schuilplaats
refugee {n} (person seeking political asylum)  :: vluchteling {m}
refugee camp {n} (camp built to receive refugees)  :: vluchtelingenkamp {n}
refund {n} (amount of money returned)  :: teruggave {m} {f}
refurbish {v} (rebuild or replenish)  :: opkalefateren, renoveren, opknappen
refusal {n} (the act of refusing)  :: weigering {f}
refuse {n} (items or material that have been discarded)  :: afval, vuilnis
refuse {v} ((transitive) decline (request, demand))  :: weigeren
refutation {n} (an act of refuting)  :: weerlegging {f}
refute {v} (to prove (something) to be false or incorrect)  :: weerleggen, refuteren
refute {v} (to deny the truth or correctness of (something))  :: weigeren
regain {v} (to get back, to recover possession of)  :: herkrijgen
regale {v} (to provide a meal and entertainment)  :: onthalen
regard {n} (concern for another)  :: respect, achting
regardless {adj} (having no regard)  :: ongeacht
regardless {adv} (actioned in a way which shows no consideration)  :: ongeacht
regardless {prep} (paying no attention to)  :: ongeacht
regards {n} (greeting to pass to another person)  :: groeten {p} or groetjes {p}
regards {n} (greeting at the end of a letter)  :: groeten {p} or groetjes {p}
regency {n} (system of government)  :: regentschap {n}
regent {n} (one who rules in place of the monarch)  :: regent {m}
regicide {n} (the killing of a king)  :: vorstenmoord {m}, koningsmoord {m}, regicide {m}
regicide {n} (one who kills a king)  :: vorstenmoordenaar {m}, koningsmoordenaar {m}
regidor {n} (alderman) SEE: alderman  ::
regime {n}  :: regime
regime change {n} (overthrow of a government)  :: regimeverandering {f}
regiment {n} (army unit)  :: regiment {n}, afdeling {f}
regiolect {n}  :: streektaal {f}, regiolect {n}
region {n} (any considerable and connected part of a space or surface)  :: regio {m}, gebied {n}, streek {f}, landstreek {f}, jegenode {f}
region {n} (an administrative subdivision)  :: regio {m}, gewest {n}
region {n} (a place in or a part of the body in any way indicated)  :: streek {f}
regional {adj} (pertaining to a specific region)  :: regionaal, gewestelijk
regional lockout {n} (prevents the playing of imported media on a domestically marketed device)  :: regionale uitsluiting
register {v} (to enter in a register)  :: inschrijven
registered {adj} (having had one's name added to an official list)  :: ingeschreven
registered trademark {n} (officially registered trademark)  :: geregistreerd handelsmerk {n}
registrar {n} (official keeper of records)  :: griffier {m}
registration {n} (the act of signing up or registering for something)  :: registratie {f}
regress {v} (to move backwards to an earlier stage)  :: teruggaan
regression {n} (an action of regressing, a return to a previous state)  :: teruggang {m}
regret {v} (feel sorry about some past thing)  :: betreuren, spijten, berouwen
regret {n} (instance of such an emotion)  :: spijt {f}, berouw {n}
regroup {v} (pause and get organized before trying again)  :: hergroeperen
regular {adj} (with constant frequency)  :: regelmatig
regular {adj} (normal)  :: gewoon
regular {adj} (obeying rules)  :: regelmatig
regular {adj} (grammar)  :: regelmatig
regular {adj} (frequent, steady)  :: vast
regular {n} (routine visitor)  :: stamgast {m}
regulate {v} (control) SEE: control  ::
regulate {v} (adjust)  :: regelen
regulation {n} (law or administrative rule)  :: reglement {n}, verordening {f}
regulation {n} (EU: self-effecting legislative act)  :: verordening
rehearsal {n} (practicing of performance to test or improve it)  :: repetitie
rehearse {v} (repeat what has already been said)  :: herhalen
rehearse {v} (narrate or tell)  :: vertellen
rehearse {v} (practice by repetition or recitation)  :: inoefenen, repeteren
rehearse {v} (to cause rehearse or instruct by rehearsal)  :: doen repeteren
Reich {n} (a German empire or nation)  :: rijk, Rijk
reify {v} (To regard something abstract as if it were a concrete material thing)  :: concretiseren, verstoffelijken
reign {n} (The exercise of sovereign power)  :: troon {m}, bestuur {n}, heerschappij {f}
reign {n} (The period during which a monarch rules)  :: regering
reign {v} (exercise sovereign power)  :: regeren
reign of terror {n} (period of brutal intimidation by those in power)  :: schrikbewind {n}
reimburse {v} (to compensate with pay or money; especially, to repay money spent on one's behalf)  :: rembourseren, vergoeden
rein {n} (strap or rope)  :: teugel {m}
rein {v} (to direct or stop a horse using reins)  :: besturen
reincarnation {n} (rebirth of a mental capacity in a physical life form)  :: reïncarnatie {f}
reindeer {n} (Rangifer tarandus)  :: rendier {n}
reindeer moss {n} (Cladonia rangiferina)  :: rendiermos {n}
reinforce {v} (to strengthen by addition)  :: versterken, vergroten, verhogen
reinforce {v} (to emphasize or review)  :: benadrukken
reinforced concrete {n} (building material)  :: gewapend beton {n}
reinforcement {n} (thing that reinforces)  :: versterking
rein in {v} (stop or slow something)  :: beteugelen
reinstate {v} (To restore to a former position or rank)  :: opnieuw aanstellen
reinsurer {n} (provider of reinsurance)  :: herverzekeraar {m}
reinterview {v} (to interview again)  :: herinterviewen
reinvent {v} (to invent again something that has already been invented)  :: heruitvinden
reinvent the wheel {v} (to do work unnecessarily)  :: het wiel opnieuw uitvinden
reinvigorate {v} (to give new energy or strength)  :: heropleven
reject {v} (to throw away, reject) SEE: discard  ::
reject {v} (refuse to accept)  :: verwerpen, afwijzen
rejoice {v} (be happy)  :: jubelen
rejoinder {n} (reply)  :: repliek
rejuvenate {v} (render young again)  :: verjongen
rejuvenation {n} (the process of rendering young again)  :: verjonging
re-laid {v} (Simple past)  :: herlegde, herlegden
re-laid {v} (Past participle)  :: herlegd
relate {v} (to tell in a descriptive manner)  :: vertellen
relate {v}  :: relateren
relate {v} (to narrate) SEE: narrate  ::
relate {v} (to interact) SEE: interact  ::
related {adj} (standing in relation or connection)  :: gerelateerd, verwant
related {adj} (being a relative of)  :: verwant
related {adj} (narrated; told)  :: verteld
relation {n} (mathematics: set of ordered tuples, a Boolean function of two or more arguments)  :: relatie
relation {n} (member of one's family)  :: familielid {n}, bloedverwant {m}
relational {adj} (relative) SEE: relative  ::
relationship {n} (connection or association)  :: verwantschap {n}
relative {adj} (conditional; depending on something else)  :: relatief
relative {n} (someone in the same family; someone connected by blood, marriage, or adoption)  :: familielid {n}, bloedverwant {m}
relatively {adv} (proportionally)  :: relatief
relatively {adv} (somewhat) SEE: somewhat  ::
relative pronoun {n} (pronoun that introduces a relative clause)  :: betrekkelijk voornaamwoord {n}
relativity {n}  :: relativiteit
relativize {v} (to make relative to)  :: relativeren
relax {v} (to make something loose)  :: losmaken
relax {v} (to become loose)  :: losser worden
relax {v} (to make something less severe or tense)  :: ontspannen
relax {v} (to become less severe or tense)  :: ontspannen, losser worden
relax {v} (to make something (such as codes and regulations) more lenient)  :: ontspannen
relax {v} (to become more lenient)  :: ontspannen, losser worden
relax {v} (to relieve (something) from stress)  :: ontspannen
relaxed {adj} (having an easy-going mood)  :: rustig, kalm
re-lay {v} (to lay again)  :: herleggen
relay race {n} (sports contest)  :: estafette {f}
release {v} (to let go (of))  :: loslaten
release {v} (to free or liberate)  :: vrijlaten
relegate {v} (to exile)  :: bannen, verbannen, relegeren
relent {n} (stop, delay)  :: verblijf {n}, oponthoud {n}
relent {v} (become less severe, soften in temper)  :: milder worden , milderen, verzachten
relent {v} (slacken, abate)  :: verslappen
relent {v} (become less rigid, yield)  :: verzachten, zachter worden , oplossen, smelten, meegeven
relentless {adj} (unrelenting or unyielding in severity)  :: meedogenloos
relentless {adj} (unremitting, steady and persistent)  :: voortdurend
relevant {adj} (directly related, connected, or pertinent to a topic)  :: relevant
reliability {n} (quality of being reliable)  :: betrouwbaarheid {f}
reliability {n} (quality of a measurement)  :: betrouwbaarheid {f}
reliable {adj} (fit to be relied on)  :: betrouwbaar, zeker
reliable {n} (someone to be relied on)  :: getrouwe {m}
reliable {n} (something reliable or dependable)  :: zekerheid
relief {n} (removal of stress or discomfort)  :: opluchting {f}
relief {n} (feeling associated with removal of stress or discomfort)  :: opluchting
relief {n} (type of artwork)  :: reliëf {n}
relief {n} (difference of elevations on a surface)  :: reliëf {n}
religion {n} (system of beliefs dealing with soul, deity and/or life after death)  :: godsdienst {m}, geloofsovertuiging {f}, religie {f}
religiosity {n} (quality of being religious)  :: religiositeit {f}
religious {adj} (concerning religion)  :: religieus
religious {adj} (committed to the practice of religion)  :: godsdienstig
religious {adj}  :: religieus, gelovig
religiousness {n} (religiosity) SEE: religiosity  ::
relinquish {v} (to give up, abandon)  :: opgeven, loslaten, verzaken, afstand doen van
relinquish {v} (to let go, physicially release)  :: loslaten, vrijlaten
relinquish {v} (to surrender, yield control or possession)  :: opgeven, loslaten
relinquish {v} (to accept to give up, withdraw etc.)  :: opgeven, loslaten, verzaken (ann)
reliquary {n} (container for religious relics)  :: reliekhouder {m}
relish {n} (pleasing taste)  :: smaak
relish {n} (fondness)  :: genot
reluctance {n} (unwillingness to do something)  :: tegenzin {m}
reluctance {n} (hesitancy in taking some action)  :: tegenzin {m}
reluctance {n} (magnetic resistance)  :: magnetische weerstand
reluctant {adj} (not wanting to take some action)  :: aarzelend
reluctantly {adv} (in a reluctant manner)  :: met tegenzin
rely {v} (rest with confidence)  :: rekenen op
remain {v} (to stay behind while others withdraw)  :: blijven, achterblijven
remain {v} (to continue unchanged)  :: blijven, resteren
remain {n} (That which is left of a being after its life is gone) SEE: remains  ::
remainder {n} (what remains after some has been removed)  :: rest {m}, restant {n}, overblijfsel, overschot {n}
remainder {n} (mathematics: amount left over after repeatedly subtracting the divisor)  :: rest {m}
remainder {n} (mathematics: number left over after a simple subtraction)  :: rest {m}
remainder {n} (items left unsold and subject to reduction in price)  :: overschot {n}, overstock {m}, onverkochte voorrraad, overtollige voorrraad
remainder {adj} (remaining)  :: overblijvend, resterend
remainder {v} (commerce)  :: opruimen, uitverkopen
remains {n} (remains) SEE: wreck  ::
remains {n} (what is left after a person (or any organism) dies; a corpse)  :: overblijfselen
remains {n} (relic of an ancient building or other structure)  :: overblijfselen
remain to be seen {v} (to be as yet unknown)  :: valt nog af te wachten
remake {n} (new version of film)  :: remake
remark {n}  :: opmerking {f}
remark {v}  :: opmerken, bemerken
remarkable {adj} (worthy of being remarked)  :: opmerkelijk, markant, opvallend
remarkably {adv} (in a remarkable manner)  :: opmerkelijk
remarry {v} (To marry a second or subsequent time)  :: hertrouwen
remedy {n} (something that corrects or counteracts)  :: remedie {f} {n}
remedy {n} (medicine, application, or treatment)  :: remedie {f} {n}
remember {v} (to recall from one's memory)  :: zich herinneren, gedenken
remember {v} (to memorize)  :: onthouden
remember {v} (to not forget to do something required)  :: eraan denken
remember {v} ((obsolete) to remind) SEE: remind  ::
rememberer {n} (one who remembers)  :: onthouder {m}
remembrance {n} (act of remembering)  :: herinneren
remembrance {n} (state of being remembered)  :: herinnerd, nagedachtenis {f}
remembrance {n} (something remembered)  :: herinnerde {n}
remembrance {n} (that which serves to keep in or bring to mind)  :: geheugensteun {m}
remind {v} (Cause one to experience a memory; bring to a person's notice)  :: herinneren
reminder {n} (something that reminds)  :: geheugensteuntje {n}
reminder {n} ((finance) Writing that reminds of open payments)  :: betalingsherinnering {f}
reminiscence {n} (mental image)  :: herinnering
remit {v} (to postpone) SEE: postpone  ::
remittance {n} (A payment to a remote recipient)  :: overschrijving {f}
remnant {n} (small portion remaining of a larger thing or group)  :: resten, overblijfsel {n}
remnant {n} (remaining fabric at the end of the bolt)  :: restant
remnant {n} (unsold end of piece goods)  :: coupon
remonstrate {v} (intransitive - to object or protest)  :: protesteren
remonstrate {v} ((historical) to lodge an official objection)  :: klacht neerleggen
remonstrate {v} (transitive - to prove)  :: bewijzen
remorse {n} (feeling of regret or sadness for doing wrong or sinning)  :: berouw {n}
remote {adj} (at a distance)  :: verwijderd, afgelegen, van op afstand, veraf
remote control {n} (device used to operate an appliance or mechanical toy from a short distance away)  :: afstandsbediening {f}
removable {adj} (able to be removed)  :: uitneembaar
removal {n} (The process of moving, or the fact of being removed)  :: verwijdering
remove {v} (to take away)  :: verwijderen, weghalen
ren {n} (a kidney) SEE: kidney  ::
renaissance {n} (Renaissance) SEE: Renaissance  ::
Renaissance {prop} (14th century revival)  :: Renaissance {f}
renal {adj} (pertaining to the kidneys)  :: renaal
rename {v} (to give a new name to)  :: hernoemen
Renata {prop} (female given name)  :: Renate
render {v} (to cause to become)  :: veroorzaken
render {v} (to interpret)  :: duiden, uitleggen
render {v} (to transform digital information in the form received from a repository into a display on a computer screen, or for other presentation to the user)  :: weergeven
Renée {prop} (female given name) SEE: Renata  ::
renegade {n} (outlaw or rebel)  :: rebel {m}, outlaw, vogelvrije {m}
renegade {n} (disloyal person who betrays or deserts his cause or religion etc.)  :: renegaat {m},afvallige {m},overloper {m}
renege {v} (break a promise or commitment)  :: belofte breken
renew {v} (to make new again)  :: hernieuwen (used more in The Netherlands), vernieuwen (used more in Flanders)
renew {v} (to substitute for a new one of the same nature)  :: hernieuwen (used more in The Netherlands), vernieuwen (used more in Flanders)
rennet {n} (An enzyme)  :: stremsel
rennet stomach {n} (abomasum) SEE: abomasum  ::
renounce {v} (give up)  :: opgeven
renounce {v} (make renunciation)  :: verzaken (aan)
renounce {v} (fail to follow suit for not having it)  :: verzaken
renovate {v} (to renew; to revamp)  :: renoveren
renovation {n} (act or process of renovating)  :: renovatie {f}
renowned {adj} (famous)  :: vermaard, beroemd, gerenommeerd
rent {n} (payment made by a tenant)  :: huur {m}
rent {v} (to occupy premises in exchange for rent)  :: huren
rent {v} (obtain/have temporary possession of an object such as a movie)  :: verhuren
rent {n} (a tear or rip)  :: scheur, barst, kloof
rent {n} (A division or schism between two things.)  :: scheiding, schisma
rentcharge {n}  :: renteconstitutie {f}
rentier {n} (individual who receives capital income)  :: rentenier
reoffender {n} (repeat offender) SEE: repeat offender  ::
repaid {v} (past tense of repay)  :: de, den
repaid {v} (past participle of repay)  :: ge
repair {n} (act of repairing something)  :: reparatie
repair {n}  :: herstelling {f}
repair {v} (to restore to good working order)  :: herstellen
repartee {n} (swift witty retort)  :: gevat antwoord
repartee {n} (skill in making swift witty retorts)  :: gevatheid
repay {v} (to pay back)  :: terugbetalen
repeal {v} (to cancel)  :: terugtrekken, annuleren, afschaffen, herroepen
repeat {v} (do or say again)  :: herhalen, wederhalen, herdoen, herzeggen
repeated {adj} (said or done again)  :: herhaaldelijk
repeatedly {adv} (done several times)  :: herhaaldelijk, meermaals, telkens
repeat offender {n} (repeat offender)  :: recidivist {m}, recidiviste {f}, draaideurcrimineel
repechage {n} (heat for competitors who have lost in a previous round)  :: herkansing
repel {v} (to put off)  :: afweren, verjagen
repel {v} (physics: to force away)  :: afstoten
repent {v} (to feel pain on account of, to remember with sorrow)  :: betreuren, berouw hebben
repentance {n} (condition of being penitent)  :: berouw
repentance {n}  :: inkeer {m}
repetition {n} (act or an instance of repeating or being repeated)  :: herhaling {f}
repetition {n}  :: herhaling {f}, repetitie {f}
rephrase {v} (find a different way to say something)  :: herformuleren
replace {v} (to substitute)  :: vervangen
replaceable {adj} (capable of being replaced)  :: vervangbaar
replacement {n} (a person or thing that takes the place of another; a substitute)  :: vervanger {m}, plaatsvervanger {m}, vervanging {f}
replenish {v} (to refill)  :: aanvullen
replete {adj} (abounding)  :: bulkend
reply {v} (to give a written or spoken response)  :: antwoorden, beantwoorden
reply {v} (to act or gesture in response)  :: beantwoorden
reply {v}  :: antwoorden
reply {n} (written or spoken response)  :: antwoord {n}, respons {f}
report {v} (to relate details of)  :: berichten, rapporteren
report {v} (to notify formally)  :: bekendmaken, melden
report {v} (military: to appear or present oneself)  :: afkomen, verschijnen
report {n} (information describing events)  :: rapport {n}, verslag {n}
report {n} ((ballistics) the sharp, loud sound from a gun or explosion)  :: knal {m}, pif {m}, poef {m}, paf {m}, boem {m}
report card {n} (grades)  :: rapport {n}, rapportkaart {m} {f}
reportedly {adv} (according to reports or rumors)  :: naar verluidt
reporter {n} (journalist)  :: verslaggever {m}
repose {n} (rest)  :: rust {m} {f}
repository {n} (a location for storage, often for safety or preservation)  :: opslagplaats {c}, depot {n}, opslagruimte {c}
repository {n} (a burial vault)  :: grafkelder {c}
repository {n} (a person to whom a secret is entrusted)  :: vertrouweling {c}
reprehensible {adj} (blameworthy)  :: afkeurenswaardig, schuldig
reprehensible {adj} (deserving of reprehension)  :: verwerpelijk, afkeurenswaardig
represent {v} (to present again or anew)  :: voorstellen
represent {v} (to portray by pictorial or plastic art)  :: voorstellen, uitbeelden, ergens voor staan
represent {v} (to portray by mimicry or action of any kind)  :: voorstellen
represent {v} (to stand in the place of)  :: vertegenwoordigen, representeren
represent {v} (to serve as a sign or symbol of)  :: voorstellen
representation {n} (people who speak on behalf of another)  :: vertegenwoordiging
representation {n} (that which represents another)  :: weergave
representation {n} (a figure, image or idea that substitutes reality)  :: weergave
representative {adj} (typical)  :: representatief
representative {n} (one who speaks for another)  :: vertegenwoordiger {m}
reprieve {n} (cancellation of a punishment)  :: respijt, kwijtschelding
reprise {n} (repetition) SEE: repetition  ::
reprivatization {n} (returning to private ownership)  :: reprivatisering {f}
reproach {n} (mild rebuke, or an implied criticism)  :: berisping {f}
reproach {n} (disgrace or shame)  :: schande {f}, schaamte {f}
reproach {v} (to criticize or rebuke someone)  :: berispen
reproach {v} (to disgrace, or bring shame upon someone)  :: beschamen
reprobate {adj} (rejected)  :: verworpen, veroordeeld
reprobate {adj} (rejected by God)  :: verworpen, verlaten
reprobate {adj} (immoral)  :: immoreel, verwerpelijk
reprobate {n} (sinful person)  :: zondaar {m}
reprobate {n} (individual with low morals)  :: onverlaat {m}, schurk {m}
reprobate {v} (condemn)  :: verwerpen, veroordelen
reprobate {v} (abandon)  :: verlaten
reprobate {v} (refuse)  :: verwerpen, weigeren
reproduce {v} (to generate offspring)  :: voortpanten
reproducibility {n} (quality of being reproducible)  :: reproduceerbaarheid
reproduction {n} (the process by which an organism produces others of its kind) SEE: procreation  ::
reproductive system {n} (reproductive system)  :: voortplantingssysteem {n}
reptile {n} (a cold-blooded vertebrate)  :: reptiel {n}
reptilianness {n} (embodiment of reptile characteristics)  :: reptieligheid {f}, reptielachtigheid {f}
republic {n} (a type of state)  :: republiek {f}
republic {n} (one of the kinds of parts constituting Russia)  :: republiek {f}, deelrepubliek {f}
republican {adj} (of or belonging to a republic)  :: republikeins
republican {n} (someone who favors a republic)  :: republikein
Republican {adj} (republican) SEE: republican  ::
Republican {n} (supporter of the Republican Party of the U.S.)  :: republikein {m}, republikeinse {f}
republicanism {n} (republicanism as a form of government)  :: republikanisme {c}
Republic of Albania {prop} (Official name of Albania)  :: Republiek Albanië
Republic of China {prop} (state in East Asia)  :: Republiek China
Republic of Ireland {prop} (country)  :: Republiek Ierland {f}, Ierse Republiek {f}
Republic of Korea {prop} (country)  :: Republiek Korea
Republic of Latvia {prop} (Official name of Latvia)  :: Republiek Letland {f}
Republic of Lithuania {prop} (Official name of Lithuania)  :: Republiek Litouwen {f}
Republic of Macedonia {prop} (Republic of Macedonia, see also: Macedonia; former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia)  :: Republiek Macedonië
Republic of Peru {prop}  :: Republiek Peru
Republic of Poland {prop} (official name of Poland)  :: Republiek Polen {f}
Republic of South Africa {prop} (official name of South Africa)  :: Republiek Zuid-Afrika
Republic of Turkey {prop} (official name of the country of Turkey)  :: Republiek Turkije
repudiate {v} (to reject the truth of, deny)  :: ontkennen
repudiation {n} (refusing)  :: afwijzing
repugnant {adj} (offensive or repulsive; arousing disgust or aversion)  :: verwerpelijk
reputable {adj} (having a good reputation)  :: eerbaar, fatsoenlijk
reputation {n} (what somebody is known for)  :: faam {m}, naam {m}, reputatie {f}
repute {n} (reputation, especially a good reputation)  :: reputatie de
request {n} (act of requesting)  :: verzoek {n}, vraag {f}
request {n} (formal message requesting something)  :: verzoek {n}
request {v} (to express the need or desire for)  :: verzoeken
request {v} (to ask somebody to do something)  :: verzoeken
request {v}  :: inroepen
requiem {n} (mass to honor and remember a dead person)  :: requiem, dodenmis
requiem {n} (musical composition composed for such a mass)  :: requiem, dodenmis
require {v} (ask) SEE: ask  ::
require {v}  :: vereisen
requirement {n} (necessity)  :: vereiste, plicht {f}, voorwaarde {f}
requirement {n} (something asked)  :: vereiste, gevraagde {n}
requirement {n} (engineering: constraint)  :: voorwaarde {f}
requisite {adj} (essential; required)  :: vereist, noodzakelijk, onmisbaar
requite {v} (to repay, recompense, reward)  :: belonen
reredos {n} (screen or decoration behind the altar in a church) SEE: retable  ::
rescind {v} (repeal, annul, or declare void)  :: terugtrekken, annuleren, herroepen
rescue {v} (to save from any danger or violence)  :: bevrijden, redden, verlossen
rescue {v} (to free, liberate from physical restraint)  :: bevrijden, verlossen
rescue {v} (to recover forcibly)  :: loswrikken, ontfutselen
rescue {v} (to deliver by arms, notably from a siege)  :: ontzetten
rescue {v} (to remove from exposure to evil/sin)  :: redden
rescue {n} (act of rescuing, saving)  :: redding
rescue {n} (forcible ending of a siege)  :: ontzetting
rescue {n} (liberation) SEE: liberation  ::
research {n} (inquiry or examination)  :: onderzoek {n}, speurwerk {n}
research {n}  :: onderzoek {n}, speurwerk {n}
research {v}  :: onderzoeken, uitvissen, uitzoeken, nagaan
researcher {n} (one who researches)  :: onderzoeker
resell {v} (To sell again)  :: dooverkopen
resemble {v} (compare) SEE: compare  ::
resemble {v} (to be like or similar to something else)  :: gelijken op, lijken op
resent {v} (to express or exhibit displeasure or indignation at (words or acts))  :: zijn ongenoegen uiten, zich storen aan
resent {v} (to feel resentment)  :: wrok koesteren
resentment {n} (anger or displeasure felt out of belief that others have engaged in wrongdoing or mistreatment; indignation.)  :: misnoegen
reservation {n} (arrangement by which something is secured in advance)  :: reservatie {f}
reservation {n}  :: reserve {f}
reserve {v} (to reserve) SEE: hold  ::
reserve {n} (that which is reserved or kept back, as for future use)  :: reserve {m} {f}
reserve {n}  :: reserve {f}
reserve {v} (to keep back; to retain)  :: reserveren, beschermen
reserve {v} (to keep in store for future or special use)  :: reserveren, bewaren
reserve {v} (to book in advance)  :: reserveren
reserved {adj} (slow to reveal emotion or opinions)  :: terughoudend
reservoir {n} (a large natural or artificial lake used as a source of water supply)  :: stuwmeer {n}
reset {v} (to set back to the initial state)  :: herinitialiseren, terugstellen
resettlement {n} (the transportation of a group of people to a new settlement)  :: hervestiging
reside {v} (to dwell permanently or for a considerable time)  :: wonen
residence {n} (place where one lives)  :: woonplaats {f}
residence {n} (building used as a home)  :: residentie
residence permit {n} (right to legally reside in a country)  :: verblijfsvergunning
residual {adj} (concerning a residue)  :: overgebleven, residuair
residual {n} (a remainder left over at the end of some process)  :: overblijfsel {n}, residu {n}, restant {n}, restproduct {n}
resign {v} (quit a job or position)  :: ontslag nemen
resignation {n} (act of resigning)  :: aftreding {f}
resignation {n} (state of uncomplaining frustration)  :: gelatenheid {f}
resign oneself {v} (give up)  :: berusten
resilience {n} (the mental ability to recover quickly from depression, illness or misfortune)  :: herstellingsvermogen
resilience {n} (the physical property of material that can resume its shape after being stretched or deformed; elasticity)  :: veerkracht
resilience {n} (the ability of a system or company to recover from a catastrophic failure)  :: veerkracht
resilient {adj} (able to weather tribulation without cracking)  :: veerkrachtig, flexibel
resin {n} (secretion of plants)  :: hars {m} {n}
resin {n} (similar synthetic compound)  :: kunsthars {m} {n}
resistance {n} (act of resisting)  :: weerstand {m}
resistance {n} (underground organization struggling for liberation)  :: verzet
resistor {n} (one who resists, especially a person who fights against an occupying army)  :: verzetsstrijder {m}
resistor {n} (an electric component that transmits current in direct proportion to the voltage across it)  :: weerstand {m}
resit {v} (to take an examination second time)  :: herkansen
resit {n} (examination)  :: herkansing
resole {v} (to replace or reattach the sole of an article of footwear)  :: verzolen
resolution {n} (state of being resolute)  :: resoluutheid {f}, vastberadenheid
resolution {n} (statement of intent)  :: resolutie {f}, voornemen
resolution {n} (computing, photography: degree of fineness of image)  :: resolutie {f}, beeldkwaliteit, beeldscherpte
resolution {n} (computing: number of pixels in an image as stored or displayed)  :: resolutie {f}
resolve {v} (to find a solution to)  :: oplossen
resolve {v} (to solve again)  :: opnieuw oplossen
resolve {v} (to make a firm decision)  :: besluiten, beslissen, zich voornemen
resolve {n} (will power)  :: wilskracht {f}, vastbeslotenheid {f}
resonance {n} (condition of being resonant)  :: resonantie
resonance {n} (resonant sound)  :: weergalm, weerklank
resort {n} (a relaxing environment for people on vacation)  :: vakantieoord
resort {n} (something or someone turned to for safety)  :: uitweg, toevlucht
resound {v} ((intransitive) to sound again)  :: weerklinken
resound {v} ((intransitive) to echo a sound)  :: weerschalken
resound {v}  :: galmen
resource {n} (something that one uses to achieve an objective)  :: bron {c}, hulpbron {c}, faciliteit {f}, hulpmiddel {n}, ressource {c}
resource {n} (personal capacity)  :: middel, middelen
respect {n} (admiration for a person or entity because of perceived merit)  :: respect {m}, achting {f}, eerbied {f}
respect {v} (to have respect for)  :: respecteren
respectful {adj} (characterized by respect)  :: respectvol
respectively {adv} (in a relative manner)  :: respectievelijk
respiration {n} (breathing)  :: ademhaling
respirator {n} (device to allow breathing)  :: beademingsmachine {f}
respiratory system {n} (system of organs)  :: ademhalingssysteem {n}, luchtwegstelsel {n}
respite {n} (brief interval of rest or relief)  :: verademing
respite {n} (reprieve, especially from a sentence of death)  :: respijt
resplendent {adj} (shiny and colourful, and thus pleasing to the eye)  :: sprankelend, blinkend
respond {v} (to say in reply, to respond) SEE: return  ::
response {n} (an answer or reply)  :: antwoord {n}, respons
response {n} (the act of responding or replying)  :: antwoorden {n}
responsibility {n} (the state of being responsible)  :: verantwoordelijkheid {f}
responsibility {n} (a duty, obligation or liability for which someone is responsible)  :: verantwoordelijkheid {f}
responsible {adj} (answerable for an act performed or for its consequences)  :: verantwoordelijk, aansprakelijk
responsible {adj} (able to answer reasonably for one's conduct)  :: verantwoordelijk
responsible {adj} (involving a degree of personal accountability)  :: verantwoordelijk, responsabel
responsible {adj} (being a primary cause or agent of some event or action)  :: verantwoordelijk
responsible {adj} (able to be trusted)  :: betrouwbaar, degelijk
ressentiment {n} (obsolete: resentment) SEE: resentment  ::
rest {n} (relief afforded by sleeping; sleep)  :: nachtrust, rust {m} {f}
rest {n} (relief from exertion; state of quiet and recreation)  :: rust
rest {n} (peace, freedom from trouble, tranquility)  :: rust, kalmte
rest {n} (repose afforded by death)  :: rust
rest {n} (pause of a specified length in a piece of music)  :: rust
rest {n} (symbol indicating a pause in music)  :: rustteken
rest {n} (physics: absence of motion)  :: rust {f}, stilstand {m}
rest {n} (stick used to support the cue in snooker)  :: rest
rest {n}  :: rust {f}, kalmte {f}, ontspanning {f}
rest {v} (intransitive: take repose)  :: rusten
rest {v} (stop working, become inactive)  :: rusten, stilstaan
rest {v} (US legal)  :: daarbij laten
rest {n} (remainder)  :: rest
rest {v} (to remain) SEE: remain  ::
restate {v} (rephrase) SEE: rephrase  ::
restaurant {n} (an eating establishment in which diners are served food at their tables)  :: restaurant {n}
rest in peace {v} (blessing or expression of hope)  :: rust in vrede
restive {adj} (impatient, under delay, duress, or control.)  :: ongeduldig
restive {adj} (resistant of control; stubborn)  :: eigengereid, koppig
restive {adj} (refusing to move, especially in a forward direction)  :: weerbarstig
restless {adj} (unable to be still or quiet)  :: rusteloos
restless {adj}  :: roerig
restlessness {n} (state or condition of being restless)  :: rusteloosheid {f}
restoration {n} (the process of bringing an object back to its original state)  :: restauratie {f}
restoration {n} (the return of a former monarchy or monarch to power)  :: herstel {n}
restore {v} (To bring back to a previous condition or state)  :: restaureren, terugzetten, herstellen
restore {v}  :: herstellen
restrain {v} (to control or keep in check)  :: beteugelen
restrain {v} (to deprive of liberty)  :: onderdrukken
restrain {v} (to restrict or limit)  :: beperken, begrenzen, beteugelen
restrained {adj} (held back, limited, kept in check or under control)  :: beheerst
restraint {n} (something that restrains, ties, fastens or secures)  :: beperking,inhouding,
restrict {v} (to restrain within bounds)  :: beperken
restriction {n} (act or state)  :: beperking {f}
restrictive {adj} (confining; limiting)  :: beperkend
restroom {n} (public room containing a toilet)  :: toilet {n}, WC {m}
result {v} (to proceed, spring, or rise, as a consequence)  :: veroorzaken, leiden tot, tot gevolg hebben
result {v} (to come out)  :: opleveren, resulteren (in), uitkomen
result {n} (that which results)  :: resultaat {n}, uitkomst
result {n} (fruit, beneficial or tangible effect)  :: resultaat {n}, opbrengst, uitkomst, vrucht
resumé {n} (summary)  :: CV
resume {n} (curriculum vitae) SEE: curriculum vitae  ::
resume {v} (start something again that has been stopped or paused)  :: hervatten, voortzetten
resurrect {v} (to raise from dead)  :: herrijzen
resurrect {v} (to re-use)  :: hergebruiken, herbruiken
resurrection {n} (the act of arising from the dead)  :: herrijzenis {f}, wederopstanding {f}, opstanding {f}, verrijzenis {f}
resurrection {n} (Christianity: the Resurrection)  :: herrijzenis {f}, wederopstanding {f}, opstanding {f}, verrijzenis {f}
retable {n} (table or shelf behind an altar)  :: retabel {n}
retail {n} (sale of goods directly to the consumer)  :: detailhandel {m}
retailer {n} (retail sales company or salesman)  :: middenstander {m}
retain {v} (to keep in possession or use)  :: behouden
retainer {n} (a device that holds teeth in position after orthodontic treatment)  :: retentiebeugel
retake {v} (take again)  :: hernemen
retake {v} (take back)  :: terugnemen
retake {v} (recapture)  :: hernemen
retake {v} (film again)  :: opnieuw opnemen
retaliation {n} (act of responding violently to an act of harm or perceived injustice)  :: vergelding
retard {n} (a stupid person, or one who is slow to learn)  :: mogool
retarded {adj} (having mental retardation)  :: achterlijk
retch {v} (To make an effort to vomit)  :: braken
retention {n} (the act of retaining or something retained)  :: vasthouding, retentie
retention {n} (the act or power of remembering things; memory)  :: geheugen {n}, herinneringsvermogen {n}, memorie, retentievermogen {n}
retention {n} (a memory)  :: herinnering, memorie
retention {n} (the involuntary withholding of urine and faeces)  :: retentie
rete testis {n} (rete testis)  :: rete testis
reticent {adj} (reserved)  :: terughoudend
reticulum {n} (the second stomach of a ruminant)  :: netmaag {m}
retina {n} (thin layer of cells at the back of the eyeball)  :: netvlies {n}, retina [formal]
retinue {n} (group of servants)  :: gevolg {n}, hofhouding {f}, hofstoet {m}
retire {n} (to stop working on a permanent basis)  :: met pensioen gaan
retirement {n} (act of retiring, or the state of being retired)  :: pensionering {f}
retirement {n} (portion of one's life after retiring)  :: pensioen {n}
retort {v} (to retort; to throw back) SEE: return  ::
retort {n} (sharp or witty reply)  :: scherp antwoord
retort {n} (flask used for distillation)  :: retort
retouch {v} (to improve something, especially a photograph)  :: retoucheren
retraction {n} (a printed statement to withdraw an earlier assertion)  :: herroeping
retreat {n} (act of pulling back or withdrawing)  :: terugtocht, aftocht, terugtrekking
retreat {n} (period of meditation, prayer, or study)  :: retraite {c}
retreat {v} (to withdraw military forces)  :: zich terugtrekken
retreat {n} (lavatory) SEE: toilet  ::
retreat {v} (retreat) SEE: withdraw  ::
retreat {n} (to turn back, retreat) SEE: return  ::
retribution {n} (punishment inflicted in the spirit of moral outrage or personal vengeance)  :: vergelding
retrieve {v} (to regain or get back something)  :: terugbrengen, terugkrijgen
retrieve {v} (to rescue)  :: redden
retrieve {v} (to salvage something)  :: bergen
retrieve {v} (to remedy or rectify something)  :: herstellen, rechtzetten
retrieve {v} (to remember or recall something)  :: opduikelen, in herinnering roepen
retrieve {v} (to fetch or carry back something)  :: terugbrengen
retrieve {v} (to fetch and bring in game)  :: apporteren
retrieve {v} (to make a difficult ball return)  :: redden
retrieve {n} (return of a difficult ball)  :: redding
retroflex {adj} (of any of the retroflex pronunciations)  :: retroflex
retroflex {n} (any of the retroflex consonants)  :: retroflex
retrograde amnesia {n} (loss of memories from the period leading up to the amnesic episode)  :: retrograde amnesie {f}
retromingent {adj} (cowardly) SEE: cowardly  ::
retry {v} (to try or attempt again)  :: herkansen
retry {n} (another attempt)  :: herkansing {f}
return {n} (answer) SEE: answer  ::
return {v} (to come or go back)  :: terugkomen, terugkeren
return {v} (to go back in thought, narration, or argument)  :: teruggaan, terugkeren
return {v} (to give something back to its original holder or owner)  :: teruggeven
return {v} (tennis: to bat the ball back over the net in response to a serve)  :: retourneren
return {v} (card games: to play a card as a result of another player's lead)  :: retourneren
return {v} (computing: to pass back (data) to the calling procedure)  :: retourneren
return {n} (return ticket)  :: retour {n}
return {v} (to take something back to a retailer for a refund) SEE: take back  ::
return ticket {n} (a ticket granting permission to travel to a place and back again)  :: retour {n}, heen-en-weer {m}
Reuben {prop} (first son of Jacob)  :: Ruben {m}
Reuben {prop} (one of the twelve tribes of Israel)  :: Ruben
Reuben {prop} (male given name)  :: Ruben {m}
reunion {n} (the process or act of reuniting)  :: reünie
reunite {v} (to unite again)  :: herenigen
reusable {adj} (able to be used again)  :: herbruikbaar
reuse {v} (to use again)  :: herbruiken, hergebruiken
Reuven {prop} (given name) SEE: Reuben  ::
rev {v} (to increase the speed of a motor)  :: optrekken
revalue {v} (to value again, give a new value to)  :: herwaarderen
revamp {v} (to renovate, revise, improve or renew; to patch)  :: verbeteren
rev counter {n} (rev counter) SEE: tachometer  ::
reveal {v} (to uncover)  :: onthullen, zich ontpoppen
revel {v} (make merry)  :: feesten
revelation {n} (the act of revealing or disclosing)  :: revelatie {f},openbaring {f}
revelation {n} (something dramatically disclosed)  :: onthulling
revelation {n} (manifestation of divine truth)  :: openbaring
Revelation {prop} (book of Bible)  :: Openbaring
reveller {n} (one who revels)  :: zwelger, feestneus
revenge {n} (retaliatory action)  :: wraak {f}
revenge is a dish best served cold {proverb} (emotional detachment is preferable when taking revenge)  :: mijn wraak zal zoet zijn
revenue {n} (income from an investment)  :: opbrengst {f}
revenue {n} (total income from a given source)  :: inkomen {n}, inkomsten {p}
revenue {n} (all income for some treasury by taxation e.a.)  :: staatsinkomsten {p}, overheidsinkomsten {p}
revenue {n} (turnover, total sales)  :: omzet {m}, zakencijfer {n}
revenue stamp {n} (stamp to affix as proof that tax due)  :: takszegel {m}
reverberation {n} (A violent oscillation or vibration.)  :: terugslag
reverberation {n} (An echo, or a series of overlapping echos.)  :: weerklank, echo
reverberation {n} (The reflection of light or heat.)  :: weerkaatsing
reverberation {n} (An evolving series of effects resulting from a particular event.)  :: repercussie
revere {v} (to regard someone or something with great awe or devotion)  :: vereren
revere {v} (to venerate someone or something as an idol)  :: aanbidden, verafgoden
reverence {n} (veneration; profound awe and respect)  :: verering, respect, eerbied
Reverend {n} (an honorary title added to the names of Christian clergy)  :: Reverend
reverie {n} (state of dreaming while awake)  :: mijmering {f}, dagdroom
revers {n} (lapel, reversed)  :: revers {m}
reversal {n}  :: omkering {f}, ommezwaai
reverse {n} (gear)  :: achteruit
reverse discrimination {n} (advantaging minority groups who have traditionally been discriminated)  :: positieve discriminatie {m}
reverse engineering {n} (analyzing the construction and operation of a product in order to manufacture a similar one)  :: reverse engineeren
reverse osmosis {n} (technique)  :: omgekeerde osmose
reversible {adj} (able to be reversed)  :: omkeerbaar
reversion {n} (return)  :: terugkeer
reversion {n} (the return of an estate)  :: terugkeer, erfrecht
review {n} (second or subsequent reading of a text or artifact)  :: recensie
review {n} (account intended as a critical evaluation of a text or a piece of work)  :: recensie
review {n} (periodical which makes a survey of the arts or some other field)  :: revue {m} {f}
review {n}  :: controle, recensie
revise {v} (to review, alter and amend, especially of written material)  :: herzien
Revised Romanization of Korean {prop} (Romanization standard for Korean)  :: Herziene Koreaanse Romanisatie {f}
revision {n} (act of revising)  :: herziening
revision {n} (changed edition)  :: herziening
revisionism {n} (advocacy of a revision of some accepted theory, doctrine or a view of historical events)  :: revisionisme {n}
revival {n}  :: heropleving {f}
revive {v} (to recover from a state of neglect)  :: doen herleven, nieuw leven inblazen
revive {v} (to return to life, to recover life or strength)  :: herleven
revoke {v} (to cancel or invalidate by withdrawing or reversing)  :: intrekken, herroepen
revoke {v} (cardgames: to fail to follow suit when one should)  :: verzaken
revolt {v} (to rebel)  :: rebelleren, in opstand komen
revolt {n} (act of revolting)  :: opstand {f}, rebellie {f}, revolte {f}
revolution {n} (political upheaval)  :: revolutie {f}
revolutionary {adj} (of or pertaining to a revolution in government)  :: baanbrekend
revolutionary {n} (A revolutionist; a person who revolts)  :: revolutionair {m}
revolve {v}  :: omwentelen
revolver {n} (a handgun with revolving chambers)  :: revolver
revolving door {n} (rotating door)  :: draaideur {f}
revue {n} (form of theatrical; any entertainment featuring skits, dances, and songs)  :: revue
revulsion {n} (sudden violent feeling of disgust)  :: aversie
reward {n} (something of value given in return for an act)  :: beloning {f}, prijs, loon {n}
reward {n} (prize promised for a certain deed or catch)  :: beloning {f}, prijs
reward {n} (result of an action)  :: beloning {f}, loon {n}, verloning
reward {v} (give a reward to)  :: belonen
rewind {v} (to wind again)  :: weer oprollen
rewind {v} (wind back) SEE: wind back  ::
reword {v} (rephrase) SEE: rephrase  ::
rewrite {v}  :: herschrijven
Reykjavik {prop} (Capital of Iceland)  :: reykjavik
Reykjaviker {n} (inhabitant of Reykjavik)  :: Reykjaviker {m}
Reynard {prop} (name in European folklore for the red fox)  :: Reinaart, Reintje
rhea {n} (flightless bird)  :: nandoe {m}
rhebok {n} (Pelea capreolus)  :: reebokantilope
rhenium {n} (chemical element)  :: renium {n}
rhesus {n} (Macaca mulatta) SEE: rhesus macaque  ::
rhesus macaque {n} (Macaca mulatta)  :: resusaap {m}
rhesus monkey {n} (rhesus macaque)  :: resusaap {m}
rhetoric {n} (art of using language for persuasion)  :: redekunde {f}, retorica {f}, retoriek {f}
rhetorical {adj} (part of or similar to rhetoric)  :: retorisch
Rhine {prop} (river that flows through Europe)  :: Rijn {m}
Rhineland {prop} (land on both sides of the river Rhine)  :: Rijnland {n}
Rhineland-Palatinate {prop} (state)  :: Rijnland-Palts
rhinencephalon {n} (smell-brain) SEE: smell-brain  ::
rhinoceros {n} (herbivorous pachyderm with horn(s))  :: neushoorn {m}
rhizome {n} (horizontal underground stem of some plants)  :: wortelstok {m}
rho {n} (letter of Greek alphabet)  :: rho {m} {f}
Rhodes {prop} (island)  :: Rodos
rhodium {n} (chemical element)  :: rhodium {n}
rhododendron {n} (flowering shrub in the genus Rhododendron)  :: rododendron, alpenroosje
rhombencephalon {n} (hindbrain) SEE: hindbrain  ::
rhombicosidodecahedron {n} (Archimedean solid)  :: romboëdrisch icosidodecaëder
rhombus {n} (A parallelogram having all sides of equal length)  :: ruit {f}
rhubarb {n} (any plant of the genus Rheum)  :: rabarber {f}
Rhuddanian {prop} (subdivision of the Silurian period)  :: Rhuddanien
rhyme {n} (verse, poetry)  :: rijm {n}, rijmpje {n}, vers {n}, versje {n}
rhyme {n} (word that rhymes with another)  :: rijmwoord {n}, rijm {n}
rhyme {n} (rhyming; sameness of sound of some parts of words, as ‘the poem exhibits rhyme’)  :: rijm {n}
rhyme {v} (transitive, to rhyme with)  :: rijmen
rhyme {v} (reciprocal)  :: (op elkaar) rijmen
rhyme {v} (put words together)  :: rijmen
rhyme {n} (rime) SEE: rime  ::
rhyme scheme {n} (the pattern created by the rhymes at the ends of the lines of a stanza of poetry)  :: rijmschema {n}
rhythm {n} (variation of strong and weak elements of sounds over time)  :: ritme {n}
rhythm {n} (tempo or speed of a beat, song, or repeated event)  :: ritme {n}
rhythm {n} (flow, repetition or regularity)  :: ritme {n}
rhythm {n} (rhythm section) SEE: rhythm section  ::
rhythmic {adj} (of or relating to rhythm)  :: ritmisch
rhythm section {n} (section of a band maintaining the rhythm)  :: ritmesectie
rib {n} (curved bone)  :: rib {f}
ribald {adj} (coarse, lewd, vulgar)  :: grof, vulgair,
ribald {n} (individual who is filthy or vulgar)  :: lomperik, viezerik
ribbed vault {n} (structure created by intersection of vaults)  :: kruisribgewelf {n}
ribbon {n} (long, narrow strip of material)  :: lint {n}
ribbon {n} (inked ribbon)  :: lint {n}
ribbon seal {n} (a species of true seal)  :: bandrob
rib cage {n} (part of skeleton)  :: ribbenkast {f} or {m}
rib cage {n} (cavity created by the ribs)  :: ribbenkast {f} or {m}
rice {n} (plants)  :: rijst {m}
rice {n} (seeds used as food)  :: rijst {m}
rice cooker {n} (kitchen appliance designed to cook rice)  :: rijstkoker {m}, rijststomer {m}
ricefield {n} (field where rice is grown) SEE: paddy  ::
rice paddy {n} (field immersed in water dedicated for the cultivation of rice) SEE: paddy  ::
rice vinegar {n} (a type of vinegar)  :: rijstazijn
rich {adj} (having wealth)  :: rijk
Richard {prop} (male given name)  :: Richard {m}, Rijkert {m}, Rikkert {m}
Richter scale {prop} (logarithmic scale)  :: schaal van Richter
rickets {n} (disorder of infancy)  :: rachitis, Engelse ziekte {f}
rickety {adj} (not strong because of poor construction or upkeep)  :: wankel, gammel, krakkemikkig
rickety {adj} (feeble in the joints, tottering)  :: gebrekkig
rickety {adj} (affected with rickets)  :: rachitisch
ricksha {n} (rickshaw) SEE: rickshaw  ::
rickshaw {n} (two-wheeled carriage)  :: riksja {m}
ricotta {n} (Italian whey cheese)  :: ricotta {m}
rid {v} (to free from something)  :: kwijt
riddle {n} (sieve) SEE: sieve  ::
riddle {n} (verbal puzzle)  :: raadsel
riddle {v} (to solve, answer, or explicate a riddle or question)  :: raden
riddle {v} (to put something through a riddle or sieve)  :: zeven
riddle {v} (to fill with holes like a riddle)  :: doorzeven
riddle {v} (to fill or spread throughout; to pervade)  :: doordringen, doorspekt
ride {v} (to transport oneself by sitting on and directing a horse, bicycle etc.)  :: rijden
ride {v} (to be transported in a vehicle as a passenger)  :: rijden
rider {n} (driver) SEE: driver  ::
rider {n} (one who rides)  :: ruiter {m} {f}, rijder {m} {f}, motorrijder {m} {f}
rider {n} (cyclist) SEE: cyclist  ::
ride roughshod over {v} (treat roughly or without care; act in a bullying manner)  :: met de voeten treden
ridge {n} (highest point on a roof)  :: nok {m} {f}
ridge {n} (chain of mountains)  :: bergkam {m}, bergrug {m}
ridge {n} (chain of hills)  :: heuvelkam {m}, heuvelrug {m}
ridge {n} (elevation on ocean bottom)  :: zeerug
ridicule {v} (to make fun of someone)  :: bespotten
ridiculous {adj} (foolish, absurd)  :: belachelijk
riding crop {n} (horsewhip)  :: rijzweep
Riemann zeta function {prop} (function)  :: Riemann-zeta-functie
rife {adj} (Widespread, common (especially of unpleasant or harmful things))  :: schering en inslag
riffraff {n} (the rabble)  :: geteisem, schorremorrie, tuig, rapalje, gepeupel
rifle {n} (firearm with a rifled barrel)  :: geweer {n}, karabijn {f}
rift {n} (shallow place in a stream) SEE: ford  ::
rig {v} (to fit out with a harness)  :: harnassen
rig {v} (to equip and fit a ship)  :: een schip optuigen
rig {v} (to dress or clothe in some costume)  :: iemand aankleden
rig {v} (to make or construct something in haste)  :: ineenflansen
rig {v} (to manipulate something dishonestly)  :: vervalsen
Riga {prop} (capital of Latvia)  :: Riga
rigging {n} (tackle of a sailing vessel)  :: takelage {f}
right {adj} (straight, not bent)  :: recht
right {adj} (complying with justice, correct)  :: correct, juist
right {adj} (of direction)  :: rechts, rechter-
right {adj}  :: rechts, rechtse , recht , correct , juist , rechtschapen , rechtvaardig , eerlijk , billijk
right {adv} (on the right side)  :: rechts
right {interj} (checking agreement)  :: toch
right {n} (legal or moral entitlement)  :: recht {n}
right {n} (right, not left, side)  :: rechts {m}
right {n} (right-wing politicians and parties)  :: rechterkant {m}
right {v} (to correct)  :: verbeteren
right {adj} (all right, not requiring assistance) SEE: all right  ::
right angle {n} (angle of 90 degrees)  :: rechte hoek
right ascension {n} (angular distance)  :: rechte klimming {f}
right as rain {adj} (correct; factually accurate)  :: klopt als een bus
right-click {v} (to press right-hand button of a mouse)  :: rechtsklikken
rightful {adj} (by right, by law)  :: rechtmatig
right-handed {n} (of one who uses their right hand in preference to, or more skillfully than their left.)  :: rechtshandig
right now {adv} (immediately) SEE: immediately  ::
right of way {n} (right to proceed first in traffic)  :: voorrang {c}
right-wing {adj} (resisting political change)  :: rechts
rigid {adj} (stiff)  :: stijf, stroef, rigide, star
rigid {adj} (fixed)  :: stevig, stabiel
rigid {adj} (rigorous, unbending)  :: stijf, onbuigzaam, rigide, star
rigid {adj} (uncompromising)  :: onbuigzaam, star
rigmarole {n} (nonsense talk)  :: gezwets
rigor mortis {n} (Temporary stiffness of a body's muscles and joints following death)  :: lijkstijfheid
rigorous {adj} (showing, causing or favoring rigor)  :: rigoureus
rigorous {adj} (severe; intense)  :: rigoureus
rigorous {adj}  :: rigoureus
rim {n} (edge around something)  :: rand {m}
rim {n} (wheel rim)  :: velg
rim {v} (lick the anus)  :: baffen
rime {n} (hoar frost)  :: rijm {m}, rijp {m}, dauwvorst {m}, vriesdauw {m}
rind {n} (hard outer layer of fruit, cheese)  :: schil {f}, bast {f}
rinderpest {n} (disease)  :: runderpest {f} {m}
ring {n} (round piece of (precious) metal worn around the finger)  :: ring {m}
ring {n} (place where some sports take place)  :: ring {m}
ring {n} (astronomy: a formation of various pieces of material orbiting around a planet)  :: ring {m}
ring {v} (to surround or enclose)  :: omringen
ring {v} (to produce the sound of a bell or a similar sound)  :: bellen, klinken, rinkelen
ring {v} (to make, produce sound)  :: luiden, weergalmen, beieren
ring {v} (of something spoken or written, to appear to be, to seem, to sound)  :: klinken, luiden
ring {v} (to telephone someone)  :: opbellen, telefoneren
ring {n} (burner) SEE: burner  ::
ring a bell {v} (to seem vaguely familiar)  :: een belletje doen rinkelen; iets zeggen
ring binder {n} (folder)  :: multomap, ringband {m}
ring down the curtain {v} (stop) SEE: stop  ::
ring finger {n} (finger between the middle finger and little finger)  :: ringvinger {m}
ringleader {n} (person who starts and leads a disturbance, a conspiracy, or a criminal gang)  :: raddraaier {m}
ringneck dove {n} (Streptopelia risoria)  :: lachduif {f} {m}
ring road {n} (highway)  :: ring, ringweg {m}
ringtone {n} (sound made by a telephone when ringing)  :: ringtone {m}, beltoon
ring up the curtain {v} (start) SEE: start  ::
riot {n}  :: rel {m}
rioter {n} (one who riots)  :: relschopper {m}, oproermaker {m}
riot police {n} (a unit of police specifically trained to deal with rioting crowds)  :: oproerpolitie {f}
rip {v} (to fart) SEE: fart  ::
rip {v} (to mock) SEE: mock  ::
rip {v} (to cause to become two parts)  :: scheuren
rip {v} (to copy data from optical disks)  :: rippen
RIP {interj} (abbreviation: rest in peace)  :: rust in vrede, R.I.P.
rip current {n} (strong water flow)  :: mui {f}, muistroom {m}
ripe {adj} (ready for reaping or gathering, of fruits and seeds)  :: rijp
ripe {adj}  :: rijp
ripe {v} (to ripen or mature)  :: rijpen
ripe {adj} (intoxicated) SEE: intoxicated  ::
ripen {v} (to grow ripe)  :: rijpen
ripple {n} (moving disturbance or undulation in the surface of a liquid)  :: rimpeling
ripple {n} (sound similar to that of undulating water)  :: kabbelen {n}
ripple {v} (to move like the undulating surface of a body of water)  :: kabbelen
riptide {n} (rip current) SEE: rip current  ::
Ripuarian {prop} (West Germanic dialect)  :: Ripuarisch {n}
Ripuarian {n} (member of a section of the Frankish people)  :: Ripuariër {m}
Ripuarian {adj} (pertaining to a/the tribal Ripuarian(s))  :: Ripuarisch
Ripuarian {adj} (pertaining to language)  :: Ripuarisch
rise {v} (to move upwards)  :: rijzen, opstijgen
rise {v} (of a celestial body: to appear to move from behind the horizon)  :: opkomen, rijzen
rise {v} (to be resurrected)  :: opstaan
rise {v} (of a quantity, etc: to increase)  :: stijgen
rise {v}  :: rijzen, stijgen, opstijgen
rise {n} (action of moving upwards)  :: rijzen, oprijzen, stijgen, opstijgen
rise {n} (increase (in a quantity, price, etc))  :: toenemen, vermeerderen
risk {n} (possible, usually negative, outcome)  :: risico {n}
risk {n} (likelihood of a negative outcome)  :: risico {n}
risk {n} (potential (conventionally negative) impact of an event)  :: risico {n}
risk {n}  :: risico {n}
risk {v} (to incur risk to something)  :: risico nemen, riskeren
risk {v} (to incur risk of something)  :: risico nemen, riskeren
risk {v} (to incur risk by something)  :: risico nemen, riskeren
risk {v}  :: riskeren, wagen
risky {adj} (dangerous, involving risks)  :: gewaagd, riskant
rite {n} (ritual)  :: ritus {f}, kerkgebruik {n}
rite of passage {n} (ceremony to celebrate a transition)  :: rite de passage {m}, overgangsritueel {n}
ritual {n} (rite)  :: ritueel {n}
rival {n} (competitor with the same objective)  :: tegenstander, rivaal, concurent, vijand
rivalry {n} (competition)  :: rivaliteit
river {n} (large stream which drains a landmass)  :: rivier {m}, stroom {m}
river {n} (any large flow of a liquid)  :: stroom {m}
riverbed {n} (a river bottom)  :: rivierbedding
riverboat {n} (watercraft)  :: binnenvaartschip {n}
river horse {n} (hippopotamus) SEE: hippopotamus  ::
rivet {n} (cylindrical mechanical fastener)  :: klinknagel {m}
rivet {v} (to attach or fasten parts by using rivets)  :: popnagelen
rivulet {n} (small brook)  :: stroompje {n}, beekje {n}
rix-dollar {n} (A rix-dollar)  :: rijksdaalder
röntgen {n} (unit of exposure to ionizing radiation)  :: röntgen
roach {n} (US: cockroach) SEE: cockroach  ::
road {n} (a way for travel)  :: baan {f}, weg {m}, straat {f}
roadblock {n} (Something that blocks or obstructs a road)  :: wegversperring {f}, wegblokkade {f}
roadblock {n} (An obstacle or impediment)  :: versperring {f}, obstakel {n}, tegenwerkende factor {m}
road hog {n} (bad or inconsiderate driver)  :: wegpiraat {m}
Roadian {prop} (subdivision of the Permian period)  :: Roadien
road map {n} (a map with a visual representation of roads used for automobile travel and navigation)  :: wegenkaart {f} {m}
road race {n} (race run on roads)  :: wegrit {m}
roadrunner {n} (bird of the Geococcyx genus)  :: renkoekoek {m}
roadside {n} (area on either side of a road)  :: stoeprand, berm
roadside bomb {n} (explosive device)  :: bermbom {m} {f}
road sign {n} (sign for traffic control or driver information)  :: wegaanduiding {f}
roadstead {n} (partly-sheltered anchorage outside a harbour)  :: rede {c}
roadwork {n} (construction or maintenance done to roads)  :: wegwerkzaamheid {f}
roam {v} (wander freely)  :: rondwandelen, wandelen, rondlopen, dwalen, ronddwalen, zwerven
roar {v} (to make loud, deep cry of emotion)  :: brullen
roar {v} (of animals, to make a loud deep noise)  :: brullen
roar {n} (cry of the lion)  :: brul {m}
roast {v} (to cook food by heating in an oven or fire)  :: roosteren, grillen
roast {v} (to process by drying through heat-exposure)  :: branden (e.g. coffee), roosteren
roast {v} (to admonish someone vigorously)  :: het vuur aan de schenen leggen
roast {v} (to banter, severely criticize)  :: op de rooster leggen
roast {n} (cut of meat)  :: braadstuk {n}, gebraad {n}
roast {adj} (having been cooked by roasting)  :: geroosterd
roast {adj} (subjected to roasting, bantered)  :: op de rooster gelegd
rob {v} (to steal from, using violence)  :: beroven, bestelen
rob {v}  :: roven
robber {n} (one who robs)  :: rover {m}
robber baron {n} (a feudal lord who charged exorbitant fees on travellers)  :: roofridder {m}
robe {n} (long, loose outer garment)  :: kleed
robin {n} (Erithacus rubecula)  :: roodborstje {n}
robin {n} (Turdus migratorius)  :: roodborstlijster
Robin {prop} (Sidekick of Batman)  :: Robin
robot {n} (intelligent mechanical being)  :: robot
robot {n} (traffic light) SEE: traffic light  ::
robust {adj} (evincing strength)  :: robuust, degelijk
rock {n} (natural mineral aggregate)  :: steen {m}, rots {f}, gesteente {n}, vels {m}
rock {n} (mass of projecting rock)  :: klif, rots
rock {n} (large stone or boulder)  :: rots
rock {n} (hill or island without vegetation)  :: rots
rock {n} (something strong, stable, and dependable)  :: steen
rock {n} (confectionery made from sugar)  :: kandij, suikerstok
rock {v} (move gently back and forth)  :: wiegen
rock {v} (cause to shake or sway violently)  :: schudden
rock {v} (sway or tilt violently back and forth)  :: schommelen, waggelen
rock {n} (style of music)  :: rock {m}
rock {n} (distaff) SEE: distaff  ::
rock band {n} (rock group) SEE: rock group  ::
rock climbing {n} (sport of scaling rock faces)  :: rotsklimmen
rock dove {n} (Columba livia)  :: rotsduif {f}
rockery {n} (section of a garden made from decorative rocks)  :: rotstuin {m}
rocket {n} (a rocket engine)  :: raket {m} {f}
rocket {n} (non-guided missile)  :: raket
rocket {n} (a vehicle)  :: raket
rocket {n} (a projectile firework)  :: vuurpijl {m}
rocket {n} (arugula) SEE: arugula  ::
rock garden {n} (rockery) SEE: rockery  ::
rock group {n} (musical group specializing in rock music)  :: rockband {m}, rockgroep {f}
rocking chair {n} (chair with a curved base which can be gently rocked)  :: schommelstoel
rocking horse {n} (a child’s toy consisting of a (usually wooden) horse mounted on a rocker or swing)  :: schommelpaard {n}, hobbelpaard {n}
rockmelon {n} (melon) SEE: melon  ::
rock paper scissors {n} (popular child's game)  :: steen, papier, schaar, blad-steen-schaar
rockstar {n} (member of a rock band)  :: rockster {m} {f}
rocky {adj} (full of rocks)  :: rotsig
rod {n} (fishing rod or pole)  :: hengelroede, visgarde
rod {n} (stick or bundle used for punishment)  :: roede, roe
rod {n} (stick to measure length)  :: roede, el, meetstok
rod {n} (archaic: unit of length)  :: roede
rod {n} (archaic: unit of area)  :: roede
rod {n}  :: roede, staaf {f}, stok; staaf {f}
rod {n} (slang: pistol) SEE: pistol  ::
rod cell {n} (any of the cylindrical photoreceptor cells in the retina)  :: staafje {n}
rode {n} (The line from the vessel to its anchor)  :: reed, reden
rodent {n} (mammal of the order Rodentia)  :: knaagdier {n}
Rodinia {prop} (ancient world supercontinent)  :: Rodinië {f}
roe {n} (roe deer) SEE: roe deer  ::
roe {n} (eggs of fish)  :: kuit {m}
roebuck {n} (male roe deer)  :: reebok {m}
roe deer {n} (small deer species, Capreolus capreolus)  :: ree {m}
roentgenium {n} (chemical element)  :: roentgenium {n}
roger {interj} (received)  :: begrepen
Roger {prop} (male given name)  :: Rogier {m}, Rutger {m}
rogue state {n} (state or nation acting outside of the accepted international norms and policies)  :: schurkenstaat {m}
roil {v} (to annoy)  :: storen, ergeren, kwaad maken
roll {v} (to cause to revolve)  :: rollen
roll {v} (to wrap round on itself)  :: oprollen, rollen
roll {v} (to bind or involve by winding)  :: oprollen
roll {v} (to drive or impel forward with an easy motion)  :: rollen
roll {v} (to press or level with a roller)  :: walsen, pletwalsen
roll {v} (to move, or cause to be moved, upon rollers or small wheels)  :: rollen
roll {v} (to beat with rapid, continuous strokes, as a drum)  :: roffelen
roll {n} (the act of rolling)  :: rol
roll {n} (that which rolls; a roller)  :: rol
roll {n} (a heavy cylinder used to break clods)  :: wals, pletwals
roll {n} (one of a set of revolving cylinders between which metal is pressed)  :: wals
roll {n} (that which is rolled up)  :: rol
roll {n} (a scroll)  :: rol, boekrol
roll {n} (an official or public document)  :: rol, register, lijst, naamlijst
roll {n} (quantity of cloth wound into a cylindrical form)  :: rol
roll {n} (a cylindrical twist of tobacco)  :: rol
roll {n} (shortened raised biscuit or bread)  :: broodje
roll {n} (oscillating movement of a vessel from side to side)  :: geslinger
roll {n} (a heavy, reverberatory sound)  :: dreun, gedreun, gerommel
roll {n} (the uniform beating of a drum)  :: roffel, geroffel
roll {n} (part; office; duty)  :: rol
rollator {n} (walking frame with wheels)  :: rollator {m}
roll call {n} (reading of a list of names and responses)  :: appel, naamafroeping
rolled fillet {n} (chopped veal rolled in a piece of bacon)  :: blinde vink {m}
roller {n} (slang: police) SEE: cop  ::
rollerblade {n} (type of roller skate)  :: skeeler {m}
roller blind {n} (blind for a window)  :: rolgordijn {n}
rollercoaster {n} (amusement ride)  :: achtbaan {c}
roller shutter {n} (shutter consisting of a series of horizontal sections that are hinged together)  :: rolluik {n}
roller skate {n} (a boot having small wheels)  :: rolschaats
roller skate {v} (to skate using roller skates)  :: rolschaatsen
rollie {n} (cigarette rolled by hand) SEE: roll up  ::
rolling paper {n} (paper for rolling cigarettes)  :: vloeitje, vloeipapier
rolling pin {n} (food preparation utensil)  :: deegroller
rolling stock {n} (railway vehicles collectively)  :: rollend materieel {n}
rolling stone {n} (womanizer) SEE: womanizer  ::
rollmop {n} (fillet of herring)  :: rolmops {m}
roll over {v} (to make a rolling motion or turn)  :: overkop gaan
roll up {n} (self-made cigarette)  :: sjekkie {n}
rollup {n} (cigarette) SEE: roll up  ::
roll-up {n} (hand-made cigarette) SEE: roll up  ::
roly-poly {n} (A toy that rights itself when pushed over)  :: duikelaar {m}
Rom {n} (a member of the Romani people)  :: zigeuner
Roma {prop} (the Romani people)  :: Roma
romaji {n} (romanization of Japanese)  :: romaji {n}
Roman {adj} (of or from Rome)  :: Romeins, Romeinse
Roman {n} (a native or resident of Rome)  :: Romein {f}, Romeinse {f}
Roman alphabet {n} (Latin alphabet) SEE: Latin alphabet  ::
Roman candle {n} (a type of firework)  :: romeinse kaars
Roman Catholic Church {prop} (part of the Christian churches in union with the pope in Rome)  :: Rooms-Katholieke Kerk {f}
Romance {adj} (of or dealing with languages or cultures derived from Roman influence and Latin)  :: Romaans
Roman Empire {prop} (empire)  :: Romeinse Rijk
Romani {n} (member of the Roma people) SEE: Rom  ::
Romani {prop} (nomadic people) SEE: Roma  ::
Romania {prop} (South-Eastern European country)  :: Roemenië
Romanian {adj} (of or relating to Romania, its people, or language)  :: Roemeens, Roemeense
Romanian {n} (native of Romania)  :: Roemeen {m}, Roemeense {f}
Romanian {prop} (official language of Romania)  :: Roemeens {n}
romanise {v} (romanize) SEE: romanize  ::
Romanise {v} (romanize) SEE: romanize  ::
Romanization {n} (putting text into the Latin (Roman) alphabet)  :: romanisatie {f}
romanize {v} (to transliterate to the Latin alphabet)  :: romaniseren, transcriberen
Roman nose {n} (aquiline nose) SEE: aquiline nose  ::
Roman numeral {n} (numeral represented by letters)  :: Romeins cijfer {n}
Roman numerals {n} (system of numerals)  :: Romeinse cijfers npl
Romans {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Romeinen
Romans {prop} (30th sura of the Qur'an)  :: Romeinen {p} {m}
Romansch {prop} (the Romance language)  :: Reto-Romaans {n}
Romanticism {prop} (artistic and intellectual movement)  :: romantiek {f}
romanticize {v} (to view something in a romantic manner)  :: romantiseren
Rome {prop} (city)  :: Rome {n}
Romeo {n} (boyfriend) SEE: boyfriend  ::
Romeo {prop} (character in Romeo and Juliet)  :: Romeo {m}
Rome wasn't built in a day {proverb} (it takes a long time to create something complicated or impressive)  :: Rome is niet op één dag gebouwd, Keulen en Aken zijn niet op één dag gebouwd
romp {v} (to play roughly or energetically)  :: stoeien, rondhuppelen,
romp {n} (period of boisterous play)  :: stoeipartij
romper suit {n} (one-piece garment) SEE: onesie  ::
rondel {n}  :: rondeel {n}
ronin {n} (masterless samurai)  :: ronin {m}
rood {n} (crucifix)  :: kruis {n}
rood screen {n} (carved screen)  :: doksaal {n}
roof {n} (the cover at the top of a building)  :: dak {n}
roof {n} (the upper part of a cavity)  :: plafond {n}
roofer {n} (craftsman who lays or repairs roofs)  :: dakdekker {m}
roof rabbit {n}  :: zolderhaas
roof tile {n} (tile covering a roof)  :: dakpan {c}
rooibos {n} (shrub)  :: rooibos {m}
rooibos {n} (tea)  :: rooibos {m}
rook {n} (bird)  :: roek {m}
rook {v} (cheat, swindle)  :: valsspelen
rook {n} (chesspiece)  :: toren {m}
rook {n} (fortification)  :: vesting {f}, burcht {f}
rookie {adj} (amateur) SEE: amateur  ::
rookie {n} (an inexperienced recruit)  :: schacht {m}
rookie {n} (a novice)  :: beginneling {m}, nieuwkomer {m}
room {n} (space)  :: ruimte {f}, kamer {f}, vertrek {n}
room {n} (division in a building)  :: ruimte {f}, kamer {f}, zaal {m}, vertrek {n}
room temperature {n} (normal temperature)  :: kamertemperatuur {f}
rooster {n} (flower) SEE: violet  ::
rooster {n} (male chicken; male gallinaceous bird)  :: haan {m}
root {n} (part of a plant)  :: wortel {m}
root {n} (of a tooth)  :: wortel {m}
root {n} (part of a hair under the skin)  :: wortel {m}
root {n} (primary source)  :: wortel {m}
root {n} (arithmetic: number or expression which when raised to a power gives the specified number or expression)  :: wortel {m}, machtswortel {m}
root {n} (analysis: zero of a function)  :: nulpunt {n}, wortel {m}
root {n} (graph theory: node in a tree that has no parent)  :: wortel {m}
root {n} (linguistic morphology: primary lexical unit of a word)  :: wortel {m}
root {n} (philology: word from which another word or words are derived)  :: stam {m}
root {n} (person who manages accounts on a UNIX system)  :: beheerder {m}, administrator {m}
root {v} (rummage, root out)  :: graven, rommelen, wroeten
root {v} (coarse slang: have sexual intercourse)  :: neuken, wippen, poepen [Flemish]
root {n} (coarse slang: act of sexual intercourse)  :: neukpartij {m}
root {v} (cheer)  :: juichen, aanvuren, supporteren
root {n} (arithmetic: square root) SEE: square root  ::
root cause {n} (initiating cause)  :: grondoorzaak {f}
rooted {adj} ((computing) having a compromised root account)  :: geworteld
rootedness {n} (state or quality of being rooted)  :: verworteling {f}
root hair {n}  :: wortelhaar {n}
rope {n} (thick, strong string)  :: touw {n}
rope {n} (a length of this string)  :: touw {n}
rorqual {n} (whale with long skin folds below mouth)  :: vinvis {m}
rory {adj} (dewy) SEE: dewy  ::
rosary {n} (Catholic prayer beads)  :: rozenkrans {m}
rosary {n} (non-Catholic prayer beads) SEE: prayer beads  ::
rose {n} (shrub)  :: roos {f}, rozenstruik {m}
rose {n} (flower)  :: roos {f}
rose {n} (colour)  :: roze {n} (?)
rose {adj} (colour)  :: roze, roos, rooskleurig, roosgekleurd, rozig
rose fish {n} (Sebastes norvegicus)  :: roodbaars
rose garden {n}  :: rozentuin
rosehip {n} (the fruit of a rose plant)  :: rozenbottel {f}
rosemaling {n}  :: rosemaling {f}
rosemary {n} (shrub)  :: rozemarijn {m}
rose quartz {n} (reddish-colored quartz)  :: rozenkwarts {n}
Rosetta Stone {prop} (large inscribed stone)  :: Steen van Rosette {m}
rosin {n} (liquid resin) SEE: resin  ::
roster {n} (schedule) SEE: schedule  ::
roster {n} (a list of names)  :: rooster
rostrum {n} (zoology: beak) SEE: beak  ::
rot {v} (to decay)  :: rotten, vergaan
rotate {v} (to spin, turn, or revolve)  :: roteren, ronddraaien
rotation {n} (act of turning around a centre)  :: rotatie {f}
rotation {n} (single cycle of turning)  :: draaiing {f}
rote {n} (process of committing to memory)  :: herhaling {f}
rote {n} (mechanical routine)  :: sleur {m}
rote {n} (roar of the surf)  :: breken
rotten {adj} (decayed, gone bad)  :: rot, verrot
rotten {adj} (mean)  :: gemeen
Rotterdam {prop} (city and port in The Netherlands)  :: Rotterdam {n}
Rotterdammer {n} (person from Rotterdam)  :: Rotterdammer {m}, Rotterdamse {f}
rotula {n} (kneecap) SEE: kneecap  ::
rouge {n} (blush) SEE: blush  ::
rough {adj} (not smooth)  :: ruw, ruig
rough {v} (to render rough) SEE: roughen  ::
roughage {n} (dietary fibre) SEE: dietary fibre  ::
roughen {v}  :: ruwen
rough-legged buzzard {n} (Buteo lagopus)  :: ruigpootbuizerd
roughly {adv} (unevenly)  :: grofweg
roughly {adv} (approximately) SEE: approximately  ::
roulade {n} (A slice of meat that is rolled up, stuffed, and cooked)  :: rollade {c}
roulette {n} (game of chance)  :: roulette {f}
round {adj} (circular or cylindrical)  :: rond
round {adj} (spherical)  :: rond
round {adj} (of corners that lack sharp angles)  :: afgerond
round {adj} (plump)  :: dik, mollig, rond
round {adj} (of a number that has been rounded off)  :: rond, afgerond
round {n} (outburst)  :: ronde {f}
round {n} (song with each subset starting at a different time)  :: canon {m}
round {n} (segment of a sport event)  :: ronde
round {prep} (around) SEE: around  ::
round {adv} (around) SEE: around  ::
roundabout {n} (road junction at which traffic streams circularly around a central island)  :: rotonde {f}
roundabout {n} (children's play apparatus which rotates around a central axis when pushed)  :: draaimolen {m}, carrousel {m}
roundabout {n} (fairground carousel)  :: draaimolen {m}
roundabout {n} (detour)  :: omweg {m}, omleiding {f}
round bracket {n} (parenthesis, bracket)  :: rond haakje {n}, ronde haak {m}, parenthese {f}
roundel {n} (heraldry: a circular spot; a charge in the form of a small coloured circle)  :: koek
roundly {adv} (utterly)  :: degelijk
round out {v} (To make more complete by adding details)  :: uitwerken
round table {n} (conference)  :: rondetafelbespreking {f}
rouse {v} (to wake)  :: opwekken
route {n} (course or way traveled)  :: route
route {n} (passing, course, road)  :: route
route {n}  :: traject {n}
route {v} (to direct along a particular course)  :: leiden, sturen
router {n} (a device that connects local area networks to form a larger internet)  :: router {m}
roving {adj} (wandering)  :: zwervend, loensend
row {n} (line of objects)  :: rij {f}
row {n} (in a table)  :: rij {f}
row {v} (transitive:to propel over water using oars)  :: roeien
row {n} (noisy argument)  :: ruzie {f}
row {n} (continual loud noise)  :: kabaal {n}, lawaai {n}
rowan {n}  :: lijsterbes
rowboat {n} (small boat that is rowed)  :: roeiboot {m} {f}
rowhome {n} (house) SEE: rowhouse  ::
row house {n} (rowhouse) SEE: rowhouse  ::
rowhouse {n} (house)  :: rijhuis {n}
rowing boat {n} (rowboat) SEE: rowboat  ::
rowing machine {n} (exercise machine)  :: roeimachine {f}, roeitrainer {m}
rowlock {n} (support for an oar)  :: dol {m}
Roxana {prop} (the wife of Alexander the Great)  :: Roxane
Roxana {prop} (female given name)  :: Roxane
Roxanne {prop} (female given name) SEE: Roxana  ::
royal {adj} (of or relating to a monarch or their family)  :: koninklijk
royal {adj} (majestic) SEE: majestic  ::
royal family {n} (family of ruling sovereign)  :: koninklijke familie {f}
royal jelly {n} (substance secreted by bees)  :: koninginnenbrij {f}
royal poinciana {n} (flamboyant) SEE: flamboyant  ::
Roy G. Biv {prop} (mnemonic)  :: ROGGBIV
rösti {n} (traditional dish in Germanophone Switzerland made from fried potatoes)  :: Rösti {f}, rösti {f}
résumé {n} (CV) SEE: curriculum vitae  ::
RTFA {initialism} (Read The Fucking Article)  :: LVDH
RTFM {initialism} (Abbreviation of Read the fucking manual)  :: LVDH (Lees verdomme de handleiding)
rub {v} (to move one object while maintaining contact with another object over some area)  :: wrijven
rubber {n} (pliable material derived from the sap of the rubber tree)  :: rubber {n}
rubber {n} (condom)  :: condoom {m}, rubber {n}
rubber {n}  :: rubber {n} , kunstrubber {n} , gom {m}
rubber {n} (eraser) SEE: eraser  ::
rubber band {n} (elastic band) SEE: elastic band  ::
rubberneck {n} (tourist) SEE: tourist  ::
rubber stamp {n} (piece of rubber to make an imprint)  :: stempel
rubbish {n} (garbage) SEE: garbage  ::
rubbish {interj} (expresses that what was recently said is untruth or nonsense)  :: onzin
rubbish bin {n} (garbage can) SEE: garbage can  ::
rubble {n} (the broken remains of an object, usually rock or masonry)  :: puin
rube {n} (person of rural heritage; a yokel)  :: plattelander, boerenpummel
rube {n} (pejorative: uninformed, unsophisticated, or unintelligent person)  :: simpele ziel, sul ,mafkees
Rube Goldberg machine {n} (comically overcomplicated machine)  :: Rube Goldbergmachine
rubeola {n} (measles) SEE: measles  ::
rubidium {n} (element with atomic number 37)  :: rubidium {n}
Rubik's cube {n} (cubical mechanical puzzle)  :: Rubiks kubus {m}
ruble {n} (Russian monetary unit)  :: roebel {m}
rub out {v} (delete or erase by rubbing)  :: uitvagen, wegvagen, wegvegen
rubric {n} (category or classification)  :: rubriek {f}
ruby {n} (type of gem)  :: robijn {m} {n}
ruby {n} (colour)  :: robijnrood
ruby {n} (5½-point type) SEE: agate  ::
rucksack {n} (a bag carried on the back) SEE: backpack  ::
ruckus {n} (A noisy disturbance and/or commotion)  :: beroering, commotie
ruckus {n} (A row, fight)  :: oproer {n}, opstoot {m}, rel(letje)
ruction {n} (noisy quarrel or fight)  :: vechtpartij {f}, oproer {n}, krakeel {n}, herrie {f}, tumult {n}
rudder {n} (underwater vane used to steer a vessel)  :: roer {n}
rudder {n} (control surface of an aircraft)  :: roer {n}
ruddy {adj} (reddish)  :: rossig
ruddy {adj} (a mild intensifier)  :: verrekt
rude {adj} (bad-mannered)  :: grof
rudeness {n} (Property of being rude)  :: grofheid {f}, botheid {f}
rudiment {n} (biology: body part that has no function left)  :: rudiment {n}
rudimentary {adj} (basic; minimal)  :: rudimentair
Rudolph {prop} (male given name)  :: Rudolf
rue {n} (any of various perennial shrubs)  :: wijnruit
ruff {n} (circular frill or ruffle on a garment)  :: lubbenkraag, molensteenkraag, pijpkraag, plooikraag
ruff {n} (the bird Philomachus pugnax (syn. Calidris pugnax))  :: kemphaan {m}
ruff {v} (play a trump card) SEE: trump  ::
ruffian {n} (scoundrel, rascal)  :: schelm {m}, schurk {m}
rufous-bellied kookaburra {n} (Dacelo gaudichaud)  :: roodbuikkookaburra
rufous-winged antshrike {n} (Thamnophilus torquatus)  :: roodvleugel-mierklauwier
rug {n} (wig) SEE: wig  ::
rug {n} (partial floor covering)  :: tapijt
rugby {n} (a sport where players can hold or kick an ovoid ball)  :: rugby {n}
rugged {adj} (broken into sharp points)  :: ruig, ruw
rugged {adj} (not neat or regular)  :: ruw
rugged {adj} (rough with bristles)  :: ruig
rugged {adj} (violent, rude)  :: grof
rugged {adj} (vigorous, robust)  :: potig
ruggedness {n} (state of being rugged)  :: stevigheid, potigheid
Ruhnu {prop} (island in the middle of the Gulf of Riga)  :: Ruhnu
ruin {n} (remains of destroyed construction)  :: ruïne {f}, bouwval {m}, puinhoop {m}
ruin {n} (the state of being a ruin, destroyed or decayed)  :: verval {n}, puin {n}
ruin {v} (to cause the economical ruin of)  :: ruïneren
ruin {v} (to ruin) SEE: wreck  ::
Ruism {n} (Confucianism) SEE: Confucianism  ::
rule {n} (regulation)  :: regel
rule {v} (to regulate, be in charge of, make decisions for, reign over)  :: regeren
rule {n} (straight-edge) SEE: ruler  ::
rule of thumb {n} (a general guideline rather than a strict rule)  :: vuistregel {m}
rule out {v} (to make something impossible)  :: uitsluiten
ruler {n} (measuring or drawing device)  :: meetlat, liniaal
rulership {n} (where one rules over others)  :: heerschappij
rumble {n} (low, heavy, continuous sound)  :: rommeling {f} [thunder]
rumble {n} (street fight or brawl)  :: straatgevecht {n}
rumen {n} (first stomach of ruminants)  :: pens {m}
ruminant {n} (artiodactyl ungulate mammal which chews cud)  :: herkauwer
ruminate {v} (to chew cud)  :: herkauwen
rumor {n} (statement or claim from no known reliable source)  :: gerucht {n}
rumor {n} (uncountable: information)  :: geruchten {p}
rump {n} (the buttocks)  :: achterwerk {n}
Rumpelstiltskin {prop}  :: Repelsteeltje {n}
rumple {v} (to make wrinkled)  :: verkreukelen
rump state {n} (state that is the remnant of a previous, larger one)  :: rompstaat {m}
rumpus {n} (noise and confusion)  :: geschil,geroep,verwarring
run {v} (to move quickly on two feet)  :: rennen, lopen
run {v} (to be a candidate in an election)  :: kandideren
run {n} (the act of running)  :: loop {m}
run {n} (unravelled stitches)  :: ladder {f}
run {v} (to smuggle illegal goods) SEE: smuggle  ::
run aground {v} (to be immobilized by shallow water)  :: stranden, vastlopen
run away {v} (to flee by running)  :: vluchten, weglopen
runaway {n} (an object or process that is out of control)  :: losgeslagen, op hol geslagen
runaway {n} (a person or organization that escapes limitations)  :: wegloper, vluchteling
runaway {n}  :: Vluchteling
run away with {v} (to overwhelm) SEE: overwhelm  ::
run down {v} (to hit someone with a car or other vehicle and injure or kill them)  :: aanrijden
rune {n} (letter or character)  :: rune {m} {f}
runestone {n} (stone with a runic inscription)  :: runensteen {m}
rung {n} (ladder step)  :: sport
run-in {n} (end-phase of a competition)  :: finale {f}
Réunion {prop} (Overseas department of France)  :: Réunion
runner {n} (somebody who runs, who moves at a fast pace)  :: renner
runner-up {n} (the person who finishes second)  :: 2de plaats
running dog {n} (lackey) SEE: lackey  ::
run-of-the-mill {adj} (ordinary)  :: doordeweeks, alledaags
run out {v} (to use up)  :: opraken
run over {v} (to drive over, causing injury or death)  :: overrijden
runs {n} (diarrhea)  :: racekak {m}
run-up {n} ((cricket) the approach run of a bowler before delivering the ball)  :: aanloop {m}
run-up {n} (the approach run of a highjumper or other athlete in order to gather speed or momentum)  :: aanloop {m}
run-up {n} ((UK) a period of time just before an important event)  :: aanloop {m}
run-up {n} (an increase in the value or amount of something)  :: toename {f}, stijging {f}
runway {n} (section for landing or take-off)  :: startbaan {m} {f}
runway {n}  :: Landingsbaan , Catwalk
rupee {n} (monetary currency)  :: roepie {m}
Rupelian {prop} (subdivision of the Oligocene epoch)  :: Rupelien
Rus {prop} (medieval East Slavic state)  :: Roes {f}
rusa deer {n} (Cervus timorensis)  :: Javaans hert
rusalka {n} (female water spirit that leads handsome men to their deaths)  :: roesalka {f}, rusalka {f}
ruse {n} (trick)  :: truc {m}, truuk {m}
ruse {n} (guile)  :: afleidingsmanoeuvre {m} {n}, schijnbeweging {f}
rush {n} (plant)  :: bies {f}
rush {v} (hurry)  :: afraffelen
rush hour {n} (times of day when traffic jams are commonplace, principally due to commuting)  :: spits, spitsuur
rusk {n} (light, soft bread, often toasted or crisped in an oven)  :: beschuit {f}, scheepsbeschuit {f}
Russia {prop} (country in Asia and Europe)  :: Rusland {n}
Russian {n} (a person from Russia)  :: Rus {m}, Russin {f}
Russian {prop} (the Russian language)  :: Russisch {n}
Russian {adj} (of or pertaining to Russia)  :: Russisch, Russische
Russian doll {n} (wooden doll)  :: Russische pop {f} {m}, matroesjka {f}, baboesjka {f}
Russian Empire {prop} (state)  :: Keizerrijk Rusland
Russian Federation {prop} (Russia)  :: Russische Federatie
Russian Orthodox Church {prop} (Russian Orthodox Church)  :: Russisch-Orthodoxe Kerk {f}
rust {n} (result of oxidation)  :: roest {m}, oxydatie {f}
rust {n} (colour)  :: roestbruin {n}
rust {v} (to oxidise)  :: roesten, verroesten, oxideren
rustic {adj} (country-styled)  :: landelijk
rustle {n} (soft, crackling sound)  :: geritsel
rustle {v} (to move (something) with a soft crackling sound)  :: ritselen, ruisen
rustle up {v} (quickly prepare)  :: in elkaar flansen
rustproof {adj} (resistant to rust, oxidation and corrosion)  :: roestvrij
rusty {adj} (affected by rust)  :: roestig, verroest
rusty-spotted cat {n} (Prionailurus rubiginosus)  :: roestkat
rut {n} (sexual desire or oestrus)  :: bronst {m} {f}
rutabaga {n} (edible root)  :: koolraap {f}
Ruth {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Ruth
Ruth {prop} (female given name)  :: Ruth {f}
ruthenium {n} (chemical element)  :: ruthenium {n}
rutherfordium {n} (chemical element)  :: rutherfordium {n}
ruthless {adj} (without pity or compassion)  :: onbarmhartig, meedogenloos
rutile {n} (the most frequent of the three polymorphs of titanium dioxide)  :: rutiel
rutter {n} (a pilot book)  :: logboek or scheepsjournaal
Ruy Lopez {n} (a common chess opening)  :: Spaans {n}, Spaanse opening {f}
Rwanda {prop} (country)  :: Rwanda
rye {n} (the grass Secale cereale or its grains as food)  :: rogge {m}
rye {n} (rye bread) SEE: rye bread  ::
rye bread {n} (type of bread)  :: roggebrood {n}
Rzeczpospolita {prop} (Poland) SEE: Poland  ::
Rzeczpospolita {prop} (Republic of Poland) SEE: Republic of Poland  ::