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dab {n} (fingerprint) SEE: fingerprint ::
dacha {n} (Russian villa or summer house) :: datja
Dacia {prop} (ancient kingdom and Roman province) :: Dakien
dacite {n} (an igneous, volcanic rock with a high iron content) :: dacit
dactyl {n} (poetical foot of three syllables) :: daktyl {c}
dactylic {adj} :: daktylisk
daffodil {n} (flower) :: påskelilje {c}
Dagestan {prop} (federal subject of Russia) :: Dagestan
dagger {n} (a stabbing weapon) :: dolk {c}
daguerreotype {n} (type of photograph) :: daguerreotypi {n}
daguerreotypist {n} (someone who makes daguerreotypes) :: daguerreotypist {c}
daguerreotypy {n} (art or technique) :: daguerreotypi {c}
daikon {n} (large white radish) :: Kinaradisen, Japan-Ræddike
daily {adj} (that occurs every day) :: daglig
daily {n} (newspaper) :: dagblad {n}
daily {adv} (every day) :: dagligt
dainty {adj} (delicately small and pretty) :: laekkeri
dairy {n} (place, where milk is processed) :: mejeri {n}
dairy {n} (products produced from milk) :: mejeriprodukt {n}
dairy cow {n} (cow bred for the ability to produce large quantities of milk) :: malkeko {c}
dairyman {n} (man who works in a dairy) SEE: milkman ::
daisy {n} (Bellis perennis) :: tusindfryd
Dakar {prop} (the capital city of Senegal) :: Dakar
dale {n} (valley) :: dal {c}
daltonic {adj} (color blind) SEE: color blind ::
dam {n} (structure placed across a flowing body of water) :: dæmning
damage {n} (abstract measure of something not being intact; harm) :: skade {c}, beskadigelse {c}
damage {n} (cost or expense) :: skade {c}
damage {v} (to make something less intact or even destroy it; to harm or cause destruction) :: beskadige, gøre skade på, tilføje skade
Damascus {prop} (the capital city of Syria) :: Damaskus
damask {n} (fabric) :: damask {n}
damn {v} (theology: to condemn to hell) :: fordømt
damn {adv} (awfully, extremely) :: pokkers, hulens, forbandet
damn {interj} (non-vulgar expression of contempt etc.) :: pokkers, sørens, hulens
damp {adj} (Being in a state between dry and wet) :: fugtig
damp squib {n} (firework that fails to go off, due to wetting) :: fuser
damsel {n} (girl, maiden (without sexual experience)) :: ungmo
Dan {prop} (fifth son of Jacob) :: Dan
Dan {prop} (male given name) :: Dan
Danbo {n} (cheese originating in Denmark) :: danbo {c}, Danbo {c}
dance {n} (movements to music) :: dans {c}
dance {v} (move rhythmically to music) :: danse
dancer {n} (person who dances) :: danser {c}, danserinde {c}
dandelion {n} (plant, wild flower of the genus Taraxacum) :: mælkebøtte {c}, løvetand {c}
dandelion {adj} (of a yellow colour) :: mælkebøtte, løvetand
dandruff {n} (skin flakes) :: skæl {n}
Dane {n} (person from Denmark or of Danish descent) :: dansker {c}
Danelaw {prop} (part of Great Britain) :: Danelagen {c}
dang {adj} (damn) SEE: damn ::
danger {n} (exposure to liable harm) :: fare {c}
danger {n} (instance or cause of liable harm) :: fare {c}
dangerous {adj} (full of danger) :: farlig
Danglish {prop} (portmanteau of Danish and English) :: danglish {n}
Danicize {v} (to make more Danish) :: danisere, fordanske
Daniel {prop} (book of the Bible) :: Daniel
Daniel {prop} (biblical person) :: Daniel
Daniel {prop} (male given name) :: Daniel
Danify {v} (Danicize) SEE: Danicize ::
danish {n} (pastry) :: wienerbrød
Danish {prop} (language) :: dansk
Danish {adj} (of Denmark) :: dansk
Danish {n} (native of Denmark) SEE: Dane ::
Danish blue {n} (cheese originating in Denmark) :: danablu {c}
Danish crow {n} (hooded crow) SEE: hooded crow ::
Danish pastry {n} (yeast roll) :: wienerbrød {n}
Danish West Indies {prop} (former colony) :: Dansk Vestindien, De Danskvestindiske Øer
Dannebrog {n} (Danish national flag) :: dannebrog {n}
Danocentric {adj} (Danocentric) :: danocentrisk
Dano-Norwegian {adj} (of or pertaining to Denmark and/or Norway or Denmark-Norway) :: dansk-norsk
Dano-Norwegian {prop} (the koiné language) :: dansk-norsk
Danube {prop} (river of Europe that flows to the Black Sea) :: Donau
Dardanelles {prop} (strait) :: Dardanellerne {p}
Dar es Salaam {prop} (city) :: Dar es-Salaam
dark {adj} (having an absolute or relative lack of light) :: mørk
dark {adj} (hidden, secret) :: dunkel, hemmelighedsfuld
dark {adj} (without moral or spiritual light) :: mørk, skummel
dark {adj} (not bright or light, deeper in hue) :: mørke-
dark {n} (a complete or partial absence of light) :: mørke
dark {n} (ignorance) :: uvidenhed
dark {n} (nightfall) :: mørke, skumring
dark energy {n} (hypothetical form of energy which, it is supposed, is spread uniformly throughout space and time and has anti-gravitational properties) :: mørk energi
dark-haired {adj} (having dark hair) :: mørkhåret
dark matter {n} (particles of matter that cannot be detected by their radiation) :: mørkt stof, mørk materie
darkness {n} (state of being dark) :: mørke
darling {n} (person who is dear to one) :: elskede
darn {adj} (damn) SEE: damn ::
darn {interj} (damn) SEE: damn ::
darn {v} (damn) SEE: damn ::
Darwinism {n} (principles of natural selection) :: darwinisme {c}
Darwinistic {adj} (relating to Darwinism) :: darwinistisk
data {n} (information) :: data
databank {n} (database) SEE: database ::
database {n} (collection of information) :: databank {c}, database {c}
database {n} (software program) :: database {c}
data structure {n} (organization of data) :: datastruktur
date {n} (fruit of the date palm) :: daddel {c}
date {n} (that which specifies the time of writing, inscription etc.) :: datering {c}
date {n} (point of time at which a transaction or event takes place) :: tidspunkt {n}, dato {c}
date {n} (point in time) :: tidspunkt {n}
date {n} (pre-arranged social meeting) :: stævnemøde {n}, date {c}
date {n} (companion when one is partaking in a social occasion) :: ledsager {c}
date {n} (meeting with a lover or potential lover; a person so met) :: date {c}, stævnemøde {n}, rendezvous {n}
date {v} (to note the time of writing or executing) :: datere
date {v} (to note or fix the time of, as of an event) :: datere
date {v} (to determine the age of something) :: datere, tidsbestemme, tidsfæste
date {v} (to take (someone) on a series of dates) :: gå ud med, komme sammen med
date {n} (date palm) SEE: date palm ::
dated {adj} (marked with a date) :: dateret
dated {adj} (out of date) :: forældet, ugyldig
dated {adj} (anachronistic) :: anakronistisk
dated {adj} (no longer fashionable) :: umoderne, udgået
date of birth {n} (birthday) SEE: birthday ::
date of birth {n} (date and year when something was born) :: fødselsdato {c}
date palm {n} (Phoenix dactylifera) :: daddelpalme {c}
date tree {n} (date palm) SEE: date palm ::
dative {adj} (grammar: noting the case of noun which expresses indirect object) :: dativ
dauber {n} (unskillful painter) :: klatmaler {c}
Daugavpils {prop} (city in Latvia) :: Daugavpils
daughter {n} (female offspring) :: datter {c}
daughter-in-law {n} (wife of one's child) :: svigerdatter {c}
David {prop} (male given name) :: David
David {prop} (king of Judah) :: David
Davidson {prop} (surname meaning "son of David") :: Davidsen
Davis {prop} (surname derived from David) SEE: Davidson ::
davit {n} (crane to sling a lifeboat, maintenance trapeze etc) :: david {c}
daw {n} (Coloeus monedula) SEE: jackdaw ::
daw {v} (dawn) SEE: dawn ::
dawn {v} (to begin to brighten with daylight) :: daggry
dawn {n} (morning twilight period) :: daggry {n}
dawn {n} (rising of the sun) :: solopgang {c}
dawn {n} (time) :: daggry {n}
day {n} (period of 24 hours) :: døgn {n}, dag {c}
day {n} (period from midnight to the following midnight) :: døgn {n}, dag {c}
day {n} (rotational period of a planet) :: døgn {n}
day {n} (part of a day period which one spends at one’s job, school, etc.) :: dag {c}
day {n} (period between sunrise and sunset) :: dag {c}
day after tomorrow {n} (day after tomorrow - translation entry) :: overmorgen {c}
day after tomorrow {adv} (on the day after tomorrow - translation entry) :: i overmorgen {c}
day and night {adv} (all the time) :: dag og nat
day before yesterday {n} (day before yesterday - translation entry) :: forgårs
day before yesterday {adv} (on the day before yesterday - translation entry) :: i forgårs
daybook {n} (A daily chronicle; a diary) SEE: diary ::
daydream {n} (a spontaneous and fanciful series of thoughts) :: dagdrøm {c}
daydream {v} (to have such a series of thoughts) :: dagdrømme
day lark {n} (early bird) SEE: early bird ::
daylight savings time {n} (daylight saving time) SEE: daylight saving time ::
daylight saving time {n} (an adjustment of the official time during summer) :: sommertid {c}
D-Day {n} (June 6, 1944) :: D-dag {c}
deacon {n} (a designated minister of charity in the early Church) :: diakon
dead {adj} (no longer alive) :: død
dead {adv} (Exactly right) :: lige, direkte
dead {adv} (Very, absolutely, extremely, suddenly) :: død-
dead {n} (those who have died) :: døde {c-p}
dead as a doornail {adj} (unquestionably dead) :: død som en sild, stendød
dead end {n} (street or path that goes nowhere) :: blind vej {c}, blindgade {c}, blindgyde {c}
dead-end {n} (road with no exit) SEE: dead end ::
dead ice {n} (former glacier ice that is no longer connected to the active glacier) :: dødis
dead link {n} (hypertext link that points to a webpage that is permanently unavailable) :: dødt link
deadly nightshade {n} (deadly nightshade; Atropa belladonna) :: galnebær {n}
dead man's switch {n} (dead man's switch) :: dødemandsknap {c}
Dead Sea {prop} (lake in the Middle East) :: Døde Hav {n}
dead weight {n} :: dødvægt {c}
deaf {adj} (unable to hear) :: døv
deaf-mute {adj} (unable to hear or speak) :: døvstum
dear {adj} (loved; lovable) :: kære
dear {adj} (precious to or greatly valued by someone) :: dyrebar
dear {adj} (high in price; expensive) :: dyr
dear {adj} (formal way of addressing) :: kære
dear {adj} (sore) SEE: sore ::
death {n} (cessation of life) :: død {c}
death {n} (personification of death) :: Døden
deathbed {n} (the bed on which someone dies) :: dødsleje {n}
death cap {n} (Amanita phalloides) :: grøn fluesvamp {c}
death certificate {n} (document) :: dødsattest {c}
death march {n} (forced movement of people in such circumstances that many die during the journey) :: dødsmarch {c}
death metal {n} (death metal) :: dødsmetal {n}
death penalty {n} (state punishment of death) :: dødsstraf
death sentence {n} (sentence) :: dødsdom {c}
death toll {n} (the number of dead as a result of a war, natural disaster or other incident) :: dødstal {n}
death wish {n} (desire for the death of oneself or of someone else) :: dødsønske {n}
debate {n} (argument, or discussion, usually in an ordered or formal setting) :: debat {c}
debauch {n} (orgy) SEE: orgy ::
debit card {n} (card taking money directly from the bank account) :: debetkort {n}
debt {n} (action, state of mind, or object one has an obligation to perform for another) :: gæld {c}, skyldighed {c}
debt {n} (state or condition of owing something to another) :: gæld {c}
debt {n} (money that one person or entity owes or is required to pay to another) :: gæld {c}
debut {n} (a performer's first-time performance to the public) :: debut {c}
decade {n} (a period of ten years) :: årti, dekade
decaffeinated {adj} (From which caffeine has been removed) :: koffeinfri
Decalogue {prop} (the Ten Commandments) SEE: Ten Commandments ::
decant {v} (to pour off gently so as not to disturb the sediment; to decant wine) :: dekantere
decapitate {v} (remove the head of) SEE: behead ::
decapitation {n} (beheading) :: halshugning {c}
decathlete {n} (athlete who competes in the decathlon) :: tikæmper {c}
decathlon {n} (athletic contest) :: tikamp {c}
deceased {adj} (no longer alive) :: afdød
deceive {v} (trick or mislead) :: bedrage
December {prop} (twelfth month of the Gregorian calendar) :: december
dechristianization {n} (dechristianization) :: afkristning {c}
deci- {prefix} (10-1) :: deci-
decide {v} (to resolve or settle) :: afgøre, beslutte
decide {v} (give judgement) :: afgøre
decide {v} (to cause someone to come to a decision) :: få en person til at beslutte sig
deciduous {adj} (of or pertaining to trees which lose their leaves in winter or the dry season) :: løvfældende
deciduous tooth {n} (baby tooth) SEE: milk tooth ::
decimal {n} (number system) :: decimal
decimate {v} (to collect or pay a tithe) SEE: tithe ::
decision {n} (choice or judgement) :: beslutning {c}
decision {n} (firmness of conviction) :: beslutsomhed {c}
decision {n} (result arrived at by the judges) :: afgørelse {c}
decisive {adj} (having the power or quality of deciding a question or controversy) :: afgørende
decisive {adj} (marked by promptness and decision) :: beslutsom
deck {n} (floorlike covering on a ship) :: dæk {n}
declaration of war {n} (a formal announcement by an entity that it is in a state of war with another entity) :: krigserklæring {c}
decline {n} (downward movement, fall) :: forfald {n}, nedgang {c}
decollate {v} (behead) SEE: behead ::
deconstruction {n} (disassembly) SEE: disassembly ::
decoration {n} (act of adorning) :: dekoration {c}, udsmykning {c}
decoration {n} (that which adorns) :: dekoration {c}, udsmykning {c}
decrypt {v} (to convert to plain text) :: dekryptere
deduction {n} (sum that can be removed from tax calculations) :: fradrag {n}
deduction {n} (process of reasoning) :: deduktion {c}
deduction {n} (conclusion) :: konklusion {c}
deed {n} (action) :: gerning {c}, handling {c}
deed {n} (brave or noteworthy action, feat or exploit) :: dåd {c}, bedrift {c}
deed {n} (legal contract) :: skøde {n}
deed {v} (to transfer real property by deed) :: tilskøde
deep {adj} (having its bottom far down) :: dyb
deep {adj} (profound) :: dyb, dybsindig, dybttænkende
deep {adj} (seriously or to a significant extent, not superficial) :: dyb
deep {adj} (in extent in a direction away from the observer) :: dyb
deep {adj} (thick in a vertical direction) :: bred
deep {adj} (voluminous) :: dyb
deep {adj} (of a sound or voice, low in pitch) :: dyb, mørk
deep {adj} (of a color, dark and highly saturated) :: mørk, dyb
deep {adj} (a long way inward) :: dyb
deep {adj} (a long way forward) :: dyb
deep {adj} (difficult to awake) :: dyb
deep {adj} (right into one's mind) :: dyb
deep {adj} (football and other similar games) :: dyb
deep {adv} (deeply) :: dybt
deep {n} ((literary) part of a lake, sea, etc) :: dyb {n}
deep {n} (the sea, the ocean) :: dyb {n}
deep freeze {n} (freezer) SEE: freezer ::
deep sea {n} (deeper part of sea) :: dybhav
deer {n} (animal of the family Cervidae) :: hjort
default {n} ((electronics, computing) original settings) :: standard
defeat {v} (to overcome in battle or contest) :: besejre, overvinde
defeat {n} (the act of defeating or being defeated) :: usejr {c}, tab {n}, nederlag {n}
defecate {v} (expel feces from one's bowels) :: defækere
defective {adj} (having one or more defects) :: fejlbehæftet, defekt
defective {adj} (having only some forms) :: ufuldstændig
defence {n} (defence) SEE: defense ::
defend {v} (ward off attacks from) :: forsvare
defender {n} (someone who defends) :: forsvar {c}, forsvarer {c}
defender {n} (a lawyer) :: forsvar {c}, forsvarer {c}
defender {n} (a fighter) :: forsvar {c}, forsvarer {c}
defender {n} (sports term) :: forsvar {c}, forsvarer {c}
defenestration {n} (act of throwing out a window) :: vinduesudsmidning {c}
defense {n} (action of protecting from attack) :: forsvar
defense {n} (anything employed to oppose attack) :: forsvar
deference {n} (great respect) :: ærbødighed
defiant {adj} (defying) :: trodsig
deficiency {n} (inadequacy or incompleteness) :: mangel {c}, utilstrækkelighed {c}
deficit {n} (deficiency) SEE: deficiency ::
definition {n} (statement of the meaning of a word or word group or a sign or symbol) :: definition {c}
definition {n} (statement expressing the essential nature of something) :: definition {c}
definition {n} (action or process of defining) :: definition {c}
definition {n} (act of defining) :: definition {c}
definition {n} (product of defining) :: definition {c}
definition {n} (clarity of visual presentation, distinctness of outline or detail) :: opløsningsevne {c}, opløsning {c}
definition {n} (clarity, especially of musical sound in reproduction) :: gengivelse
definitional {adj} :: definitorisk
definitive {n} (philately: ordinary postage stamp) :: dagligmærke
defuse {v} (to remove the fuse from a bomb) :: demontere
defy {n} (challenge) SEE: challenge ::
degree {n} (in geometry: unit of angle) :: grad {c}
degree {n} (unit of temperature) :: grad {c}
degree {n} (amount, proportion, extent) :: grad
degree {n} (academic award) :: grad {c}
degree {n} (in graph theory: the number of edges that a vertex takes part in) :: valens {c}
degree Celsius {n} (unit of temperature) :: grad Celsius {c}
Dehn surgery {n} (replacement of solid torus) :: Dehnkirurgi {c}
dehydrate {v} (to lose or remove water) :: dehydrere
Dei gratia {adv} (by the Grace of God) SEE: by the Grace of God ::
deism {n} (belief) :: deisme
dejection {n} (a state of melancholy or depression) :: modløshed {c}, nedtrykthed {c}
Delaware {prop} (US state) :: Delaware
delete {v} (to delete) SEE: strike ::
Delhi {prop} (National capital territory and old city in northern India) :: Delhi
deliberate {adj} (intentional) :: bevidst, overlagt
deliberate {adj} (of a person, carefully considering the probable consequences of a step) :: velovervejet, gennemtænkt
deliberate {adj} (carefully considered) :: velovervejet, gennemtænkt
deliberate {adj} (not hasty or sudden) :: langsom, sindig, rolig
deliberate {v} (consider carefully) :: overveje
deliberately {adv} (intentionally) :: bevidst, med vilje
deliberately {adv} (slowly and carefully) :: langsomt, roligt, sindigt
deliberation {n} (the act of deliberating, or of weighing and examining the reasons for and against a choice or measure) :: overvejelse {c}
deliberation {n} (careful discussion and examination of the reasons for and against a measure) :: drøftelse {c}, rådslagning {c}
delicious {adj} (pleasing to taste) :: delikat, liflig, lækker, yndig, herlig, velsmagende, smagfuld
Delilah {prop} (biblical mistress of Samson) :: Dalila
deliver {v} (to set free) :: befri, udfri
deliver {v} (to assist in giving birth) :: forløse, tage imod
deliver {v} (to give birth) :: barsle, nedkomme
deliver {v} (to bring or transport something to its destination) :: levere, aflevere, indlevere, overlevere, overbringe, udbringe, ombære, omdele
deliver {v} (to hand over or surrender) :: udlevere, overgive
deliver {v} (to express in words) :: holde
delivery room {n} :: fødestue {c}
dell {n} (valley) SEE: valley ::
delta {n} (fourth letter of modern Greek alphabet) :: delta {n}
delta {n} (landform at the mouth of a river) :: delta {n}
deltoid {adj} (in the shape of Δ) SEE: triangular ::
deluded {adj} (to hold a misleading belief) :: vildledt
deluge {n} (an overwhelming amount of something) :: overflod
delusion {n} (act of deluding; deception; a misleading of the mind) :: indbildning {c}
delusion {n} (that which is falsely or delusively believed or propagated; false belief; error in belief) :: vrangforestilling {c}
delve {v} (to dig in the ground) :: grave
delve {v} (to search carefully for information) :: dykke ned i
demand {n} (desire to purchase goods and services) :: efterspørgsel
demand {n} (order) :: krav
demand {v} (to request forcefully) :: kræve
demarcation {n} (act of marking off a boundary or setting a limit) :: grænsedragning {c}, afgrænsning {c}
demarcation {n} (thus fixed limit) :: demarkationslinje {c}
demarcation {n} (strictly defined separation) :: faggrænse {c}, grænse {c}
demeanor {n} (The outward way in which a person behaves) :: opførsel {c}, optræden {c}
dementia {n} (progressive decline in cognitive function) :: demens {c}
demijohn {n} (bottle) :: vinballong {c}
democracy {n} (rule by the people) :: demokrati
democracy {n} (government under the rule of its people) :: demokrati {n}
Democratic People's Republic of Korea {prop} (country in East Asia (official name)) :: Nordkorea, Den Demokratiske Folkerepublik Korea
Democratic Republic of the Congo {prop} (large central African nation, formerly called Zaire) :: Demokratiske Republik Congo, Congo Kinshasa, DR Congo, Belgisk Congo
Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste {prop} (official name of East Timor) :: Demokratiske Republik Østtimor
democratic socialism {n} (socialism based on democratic principles) :: demokratisk socialisme {c}
Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka {prop} (Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka) :: Demokratiske Socialistiske Republik Sri Lanka
demographic {adj} (of or pertaining to demography) :: demografisk
demographical {adj} (demographic) SEE: demographic ::
demography {n} (study of human populations) :: demografi {c}
demon {n} (evil spirit) :: dæmon {c}
demonology {n} (study of demons) :: dæmonologi {c}
demonstrate {v} (to display the method of using an object) :: demonstrere
demonstrate {v} (to show the steps taken to create a logical argument or equation) :: demonstrere
demonstration {n} (act) :: demonstration {c}
demonstration {n} (event) :: demonstration {c}
demonstration {n} (public display of opinion) :: demonstration {c}
demonstrator {n} (forefinger) SEE: forefinger ::
demoralize {v} (to destroy morale; to dishearten) :: demoralisere
den {n} (home of certain animals) :: hule {c}
den {n} (living room of a house) :: værelse {n}, hybel {c}, [slang] hummer {n}, hule {c}
Denali {prop} (highest mountain peak in North America) :: Denali
dendrochronology {n} (science of counting tree rings) :: dendrokronologi {c}, træringskronologi {c} [rare]
denier {n} (person who denies something) :: benægter {c} [notably concerning the Holocaust]
Denmark {prop} (country in Western Europe) :: Danmark
Denmark-Norway {prop} (the former political entity) :: Danmark-Norge
Dennis {prop} (male given name) :: Dennis
denominator {n} (The number or expression written below the line in a fraction) :: nævner {c}
denounce {v} (to make known in a formal manner) :: bekendtgøre
denounce {v} (to criticize or speak out against) :: beskylde
denounce {v} (to make a formal or public accusation against) :: anklage
denounce {v} (to announce the termination of; especially a treaty) :: opsige
dense {adj} (having relatively high density) :: kompakt
dense {adj} (compact; crowded together) :: tæt
dense {adj} (thick; difficult to penetrate) :: tæt
dense {adj} (math: being a well-approximating subset) :: tæt
density {n} (physics: amount of matter contained by a given volume) :: massefylde {c}, densitet {c}
dental floss {n} (cord of thin filaments used to clean the areas between the teeth) :: tandtråd {c}
dentist {n} (specialized medical doctor) :: tandlæge
Denver {prop} (capital of Colorado) :: Denver
deny {v} (disallow) SEE: forbid ::
deny {v} (to assert that something is not true) :: nægte, benægte
deodorant {n} (odor-controlling cosmetic for the underarm) :: deodorant {c}
deoxyribose {n} (derivative of ribose) :: deoxyribose
departure {n} (the act of departing) :: afgang {c}, afrejse {c}
departure {n} (deviation from a plan or procedure) :: afvigelse {c}
departure {n} (death) :: død {c}, bortgang {c}
depend {v} (rely on support) :: afhænge
depend {v} (trust) :: regne med, stole
depend {v} (hang down) :: hænge ned
depend {v} (be pending) :: være uafgjort
dependency grammar {n} :: dependensgrammatik {c}
dependent clause {n} (subordinate clause) SEE: subordinate clause ::
depiction {n} (lifelike image) :: afbildning {c}
depleted {adj} (used up, expended) :: udtømme, formindske, reducere
derivative {adj} (obtained by derivation) :: afledt
derivative {adj} (imitative of the work of someone else) :: imiterende
derivative {adj} ((copyright) referring to a work based on another work) :: afledt
derivative {adj} (lacking originality) :: uoriginal
derivative {n} (something derived) :: afledning {c}
derivative {n} (chemical derived from another) :: derivat {n}
derivative {n} (in analysis: value) :: differentialkvotient {c}
derive {v} (deduce (a conclusion) by reasoning) :: udlede
derive {v} (find the derivation of (a word or phrase)) :: udlede
derive {v} (create (a compound) from another by means of a reaction) :: udlede
derive {v} (originate (from)) :: opstå
derogatory {adj} (tending to lessen in value) :: nedsættende
describe {v} (to represent in words) :: beskrive
describe {v} (to give rise to a geometrical structure) :: beskrive
description {n} (account in words) :: beskrivelse
description word {n} (adjective) SEE: adjective ::
descry {v} (see) SEE: see ::
desecrate {v} (to profane or violate sacredness) :: vanhellige
desecration {n} (act of disrespect towards sacred) :: vanhelligelse {c}
desert {n} (that which is deserved or merited; a just punishment or reward) :: fortjeneste {c}
desert {n} (barren area) :: ørken {c}
desert cat {n} (African wildcat) SEE: African wildcat ::
deserve {v} (to merit) :: fortjene
desiccated coconut {n} (desiccated coconut) :: kokosmel {n}
designation {n} (distinguishing mark or name) :: betegnelse, benævnelse
desire {v} (desire) SEE: want ::
desire {v} (wish for earnestly) :: ønske
desire {v} (want emotionally or sexually) :: begære, attrå
desire {n} (something wished for) :: ønske
desire {n} (strong attraction) :: begær, lyst
desire {n} (feeling of desire) :: lyst
desk {n} (table for writing and reading) :: skrivebord {n}
Des Moines {prop} (the capital city of the state of Iowa) :: Des Moines
despite {prep} (in spite of) :: på trods af
despondence {n} (despondency) SEE: despondency ::
despondency {n} (loss of hope or confidence) :: modløshed {c}
despondency {n} (a feeling of depression or disheartenment) :: modløshed {c}
despondent {adj} (in low spirits from loss of hope or courage) :: knuget, forknyt
despotic {adj} (of or pertaining to a despot) :: despotisk
despotic {adj} (acting or ruling as a despot) :: despotisk
despotism {n} (government by a singular authority) :: despoti
dessert {n} (sweet confection served as the last course of a meal) :: dessert {c}
destiny {n} (predetermined condition; fate; fixed order of things) :: skæbne {c}
destroy {v} (to damage beyond use or repair) :: ødelægge
destroy {v} (to cause destruction) :: ødelægge
destroy {v} (to put down or euthanize (e.g. an animal)) :: aflive
destruction {n} (act of destroying) :: ødelæggelse
detaboo {v} (detaboo) :: aftabuisere
detached {adj} (of a house: not joined to another house on either side) :: fritstående
detail {n} (something small enough to escape casual notice) :: detalje {c}
detail {n} (uncountable: a profusion of details) :: detaljer {c-p}
detail {n} (something considered trivial enough to ignore) :: detalje {c}
detain {v} (to detain) SEE: hold ::
detain {v} (put under custody) :: tilbageholde
detect {v} (to detect) SEE: notice ::
detective {n} (person employed to find information) :: detektiv {c}, privatdetektiv {c}
detective work {n} (investigative work) :: detektivarbejde {n}
detergent {n} (any non-soap cleaning agent, especially a synthetic surfactant) :: vaskemiddel {n}
determination {n} (bringing to an end; termination; limit) :: opsigelse
detonation {n} (an explosion) :: brag, eksplosion, knald
detour {n} (diversion or deviation) :: omvej {c}
detrimental {adj} (causing damage or harm) :: skadelig
dette {n} (debt) SEE: debt ::
Deuteronomy {prop} (book of the Bible) :: Femte Mosebog
Deutsche Mark {n} (former currency unit of Germany) :: D-mark {c}, tyske mark {c}
devastate {v} (to ruin many or all things over a large area) :: ødelægge
develop {v} (to progress) :: udvikle
develop {v} (to create) :: udvikle
developer {n} (someone engaged in product creation and improvement) :: udvikler {c}
developer {n} (software programmer) :: udvikler {c}, programmør {c}
developing country {n} (poorer country) :: udviklingsland {n}
development {n} (process of developing) :: udvikling
development {n} (something which has developed) :: udvikling
development {n} (real estate development) :: udbygning, udvidelse
development {n} (application of new ideas to practical problems (compare research)) :: udvikling
development {n} (active placement of the pieces, or the process of achieving it) :: udvikling
developmental biology {n} (study of the physiological changes that occurs within individual organisms) :: udviklingsbiologi {c}
deviate {n} :: afvige
deviate {v} (To fall outside of, or part from, some norm; to stray) :: deviere
deviation {n} (act of deviating) :: afvigelse {c}
devil {n} (a creature of hell) :: djævel {c}
devil {n} (the devil: the chief devil) :: djævlen, fanden, satan
devil's advocate {n} (debater) :: djævelens advokat {c}
devil's advocate {n} (canon lawyer) :: djævelens advokat {c}
devise {v} (use the intellect to plan or design) :: opfinde, udtænke, finde på, udarbejde
devise {v} (leave in a will) :: testamentere
Devon {prop} (English county) :: Devon
devote {v} (to commit oneself for a certain matter) :: vie, hellige, tilegne
devour {v} (to eat greedily) :: grovæde
devout {adj} (devoted to religion or to religious feelings and duties) :: from
dew {n} (moisture in the air that settles on plants, etc) :: dug {c}
dewberry {n} (Rubus caesius) :: korbær {n}
dexter {n} (heraldic "right") :: dexter [adjective]
dexterity {n} (skill in performing tasks, especially with the hands) :: fingerfærdighed {c}
dextromanual {adj} (right-handed) SEE: right-handed ::
dextrose {n} (naturally-occurring form of glucose) :: druesukker
dhabihah {n} (dhabihah) :: halalslagtning {c}
Dhaka {prop} (capital of Bangladesh) :: Dhaka
Dhivehi {prop} (an Indo-Aryan language) :: maldivisk
diabetes mellitus {n} (medical disorder) :: sukkersyge
diabetic {n} (person suffering from diabetes mellitus) :: diabetiker {c}
diacritic {n} (diacritical mark) SEE: diacritical mark ::
diacritical mark {n} (symbol) :: diakritisk tegn {n}
diagnosis {n} (identification of the nature and cause of an illness) :: diagnose {c}, diagnosticering {c}
diagonal {n} (slash) SEE: slash ::
dial {n} (sundial) SEE: sundial ::
dial {n} (graduated, circular scale over which a needle moves) :: urskive {c} [clock]
dial {n} (panel on a radio; knob that is turned to change the wavelength) :: kanalvælger {c}
dial {n} (disk with finger holes on a telephone) :: drejeskive {c}
dial {v} (To select a number, or to call someone, on a telephone) :: ringe
dial {n} (clock face) SEE: clock face ::
dialect {n} (variety of a language) :: dialekt {c}
dialogue {n} (conversation or other discourse between individuals) :: dialog {c}, samtale {c}, konversation {c}
diameter {n} (line) :: diameter {c}
diameter {n} (length of this line) :: diameter {c}
diamond {n} (rhombus) SEE: rhombus ::
diamond {n} (uncountable: mineral) :: diamant {c}
diamond {n} (gemstone) :: diamant {c}
diamond {n} (card games: card of the diamonds suit) :: ruder
diamonds {n} (one of the four suits of playing cards, marked with the symbol ♦) :: ruder {c}
Diana {prop} (Roman goddess) :: Diana
Diana {prop} (female given name) :: Diana
diaper {n} (absorbent garment worn by a baby, or by someone who is incontinent) :: ble {c}
diarrhea {n} (medical condition) :: diare {c}, diaré {c}, diarre {c}, diarré {c}
diary {n} (daily log of experiences) :: dagbog {c}
Diaspora {prop} (dispersion of a group of people) :: diaspora
dibs {n} (a claim to the right to use or enjoy something exclusively or before anyone else) :: helle for
dice {n} (polyhedron used in games of chance) SEE: die ::
dichasium {n} (cymose inflorescence) :: toarmet kvast, gaffelkvast
dick {n} (slang: penis) :: pik, gren {c}, dolk {c}, diller {c}, kødfløjte {c}
dickhead {n} (glans penis) SEE: glans penis ::
dicotyledon {n} (in botany) :: tokimbladede
dictator {n} (totalitarian leader of a dictatorship) :: diktator {c}
dictatorship {n} (a government led by a dictator) :: diktatur {n}
dictatorship of the majority {n} :: flertallets diktatur {n}, flertalsdiktatur {n}
dictionaric {adj} (Of or pertaining to a dictionary) :: ordbogsmæssig
dictionary {n} (publication that explains the meanings of an ordered list of words) :: ordbog {c}
dictionary attack {n} (An attack that uses a list of words from a dictionary) :: ordbogsangreb {n}
didactic {adj} (instructive or intended to teach or demonstrate) :: didaktisk, belærende
didactic {adj} (excessively moralizing) :: didaktisk, docerende
die {v} (to stop living) :: , udånde, gå bort, gå al kødets gang, sove ind, stille træskoene, kradse af, omkomme, afgå ved døden, krepere
die {v} (to become spiritually dead) :: opgive
die {v} (to break down) :: ophøre
die {n} (polyhedron used in games of chance) :: terning
diencephalon {n} (region of the human brain) :: mellemhjernen
diesel {n} (fuel) :: diesel {c}
diesel engine {n} (a type of engine) :: dieselmotor {c}
diesel motor {n} (diesel engine) SEE: diesel engine ::
difference {n} (quality of being different) :: forskel {c}
difference {n} (characteristic of something that makes it different from something else) :: forskel {c}
difference {n} (arithmetic: result of a subtraction) :: differens {c}
difference quotient {n} (the slope of the secant as obtained by dividing the vertical difference between two imagined points with the horizontal) :: differenskvotient {c}
different {adj} (not the same) :: forskellig, anderledes, ulig
different {adj} (unlike most others) :: anderledes
differentiable {adj} (having a derivative) :: differentiabel {c}
differentiation {n} (act of distinguishing or describing a thing, by giving its different, or specific difference) :: differentiering
difficult {adj} (hard, not easy) :: vanskelig
difficulty {n} (state of being difficult) :: sværhed {c}, vanskelighed {c}
difficulty {n} (obstacle) :: besvær {n}
diffuse {v} (To spread over or through as in air, water, or other matter, especially by fluid motion or passive means) :: diffus
diffuse {adj} (not concentrated) :: diffus, uklar
dig {v} (to move hard-packed earth out of the way) :: grave
dig {n} (archeological investigation) :: udgravning {c}
dig {v} (slang: to appreciate, or like) :: kunne lide
dig {v} (slang: to understand or show interest in) :: forstå, være med
digest {v} (to separate food in the alimentary canal) :: fordøje
digestion {n} (process in gastrointestinal tract) :: fordøjelse {c}
digger {n} (spade (playing card)) SEE: spade ::
digger {n} (gold miner) SEE: gold digger ::
dig into {v} (to research a particular subject) :: grave sig ned i, begrave sig i
digit {n} (numeral) :: ciffer
digital camera {n} (electronic camera) :: digitalkamera {n}
digital footprint {n} (digital evidence of a person's activities on the Internet) :: elektronisk fodspor {n}
digits {n} (slang: telephone number) :: nummer
digit sum {n} (single operation) :: tværsum {c}
digit sum {n} (iterated digit sum) :: tværsum {c}, reduceret tværsum {c}, itereret tværsum {c}
dignified {adj} (respectable) :: værdig
dignity {n} (quality or state) :: værdighed {c}
digraph {n} (directed graph) SEE: directed graph ::
dihydrogen monoxide {n} (dihydrogen monoxide) :: dihydrogenmonoxid {c} {n}
dildo {n} (artificial phallus) :: dildo {c}, vibrator {c}
Dili {prop} (capital) :: Dili
diligent {adj} (performing with intense concentration, focus, responsible regard) :: flittig, ihærdig, arbejdsom
dill {n} (fool) SEE: fool ::
dill {n} (herb of the species Anethum graveolens) :: dild {c}
dimension {n} (single aspect of a thing) :: dimension {c}, side {c}, aspekt {n}
dimension {n} (measure of spatial extent) :: dimension {c}
dimension {n} (in geometry) :: dimension {c}
dimension {n} (in science fiction) :: dimension {c}
diminutive {adj} (very small) :: diminutiv
diminutive {n} (grammar: word form expressing smallness) :: diminutiv {n}
dine {v} (to eat; to eat dinner or supper) :: spise
ding-a-ling {n} (dick) SEE: dick ::
dinghy {n} (small boat) :: jolle {c}
dingleberry {n} (cranberry) SEE: cranberry ::
dining table {n} (table in the dining room on which meals are served) :: spisebord {n}
dinitrogen tetroxide {n} (binary compound nitrogen and oxygen, N2O4) :: dinitrogentetroxid
dinner {n} (main meal of the day) :: middag, aftenmad {c}
dinner {n} (midday meal) :: middag
dinner hour {n} (the hour when dinner takes place) SEE: dinnertime ::
dinner jacket {n} (tuxedo) SEE: tuxedo ::
dinnertime {n} (time when dinner takes place) :: spisetid {c}
dinnertime {n} (time when dinner is ready) :: spisetid {c}
dinosaur {n} (extinct reptile) :: dinosaurus {c}
diocese {n} (region administered by a bishop) :: stift {n}
diode {n} (electronic device) :: diode {c}
dip {v} (to lower into a liquid) :: dyppe
diphtheria {n} (infectious disease of the upper respiratory tract) :: difteri {c}, difteritis {c}
diphthong {n} (complex vowel sound) :: diftong {c}, tvelyd {c}
diploma {n} (certificate) :: diplom {n}
diplomacy {n} (art of conducting international relations) :: diplomati {n}
diplomacy {n} (tact and subtle skill in dealing with people) :: diplomati {n}
diplomat {n} (person who is accredited to represent a government) :: diplomat {c}
diplomat {n} (someone who uses skill and tact in dealing with other people) :: diplomat {c}
diplomatist {n} (diplomat) SEE: diplomat ::
diptych {n} (picture or series of pictures painted on two tablets) :: diptykon {n}
dire {adj} (warning of bad consequences) :: ildevarslende
dire {adj} (expressing bad consequences) :: ondskabsfuld, skrækkelig
direct {v} (to manage, control, steer) :: dirigere, lede
direct {v} (to aim at) :: rette
directed graph {n} (type of graphs) :: orienteret graf {c}
direct free kick {n} (soccer) :: direkte frispark {n}
direction {n} (indication of the point toward which an object is moving) :: retning
directions {n} (direction) SEE: direction ::
directly {adv} (immediately) SEE: immediately ::
directly proportional {adj} (proportional to a constant multiple of an independent variable) :: direkte proportional, ligefremt proportional
direct object {n} (the noun a verb is directly acting upon) :: direkte objekt {n}, genstandsled {n}
direct speech {n} (the writing of speech) :: direkte tale
dirigible {n} (a self-propelled airship that can be steered) :: luftskib {n}
dirty {adj} (covered with or containing dirt) :: beskidt, uren
dirty {adj} (morally unclean, obscene or indecent) :: beskidt
dirty {adj} (dishonourable, violating standards or rules) :: beskidt
dirty {adj} (of color: discolored by impurities) :: beskidt, grumset
dirty blond {adj} (of dark blond color) :: mørkeblond
dirty bomb {n} (device containing conventional explosives and radioactive material) :: beskidt bombe {c}
dirty bomb {n} (nuclear bomb that speads radiation over a wide area due to inefficiency or design) :: beskidt bombe {c}
dirty look {n} (unpleasant look) :: ondt blik, onde øjne
dis {v} (diss) SEE: diss ::
dis {n} (diss) SEE: diss ::
disadvantage {n} (weakness) :: ulempe {c}
disadvantage {n} (setback or handicap) :: ulempe {c}
disallow {v} (to refuse to allow) SEE: forbid ::
disappear {v} (to vanish) :: forsvinde
disappear {v} (to make vanish) :: få til at forsvinde
disappoint {v} (to displease) :: skuffe
disappointment {n} (emotion) :: skuffelse {c}
disapprove {v} (to refuse to approve) SEE: reject ::
disassemble {v} (to take to pieces) :: demontere
disassembly {n} (process of disassembling) :: demontering
disaster {n} (unexpected catastrophe causing physical damage, etc.) :: katastrofe {c}
disaster {n} (unforeseen event causing great loss, etc.) :: katastrofe {c}
disband {v} (to break up or cause to cease to exist) :: afskaffe, nedlægge
disc {n} (disk) SEE: disk ::
discoloration {n} (act of discolouring or state of being discolored) :: misfarvning {c}
discount {n} (reduction in price) :: rabat
discourse analysis {n} (number of approaches to analyzing discourse) :: diskursanalyse {c}
discover {v} (find something for the first time) :: opdage
discovery {n} (something discovered) :: opdagelse {c}
discovery {n} (the discovering of new things) :: opdagelse {c}
discreet {adj} (respectful of privacy or secrecy; quiet; diplomatic) :: diskret
discreet {adj} (not drawing attention, anger or challenge; inconspicuous) :: diskret
discriminate {v} (to distinguish) :: skelne, sondre
discriminate {v} (to make decisions based on prejudice) :: diskriminere, forskelsbehandle
discrimination {n} (distinct treatment on the basis of prejudice) :: diskrimination {c}
discuss {v} (to converse or debate concerning a particular topic) :: diskutere
discussion {n} (conversation or debate) :: diskussion
disdain {n} (feeling of contempt or scorn) :: despekt, foragt
disease {n} (an abnormal condition of the body causing discomfort or dysfunction) :: sygdom {c}
disfigure {v} (change appearance to the negative) :: vansire, skamfere
disgust {v} (to cause an intense dislike for something) :: fremkalde væmmelse
disgust {n} (an intense dislike or repugnance) :: afsky {c}, væmmelse {c}
dish {n} (vessel for holding/serving food) :: tallerken
dishtowel {n} (a cloth or towel used to dry dishes) SEE: tea towel ::
dishwasher {n} (machine) :: opvaskemaskine {c}
disillusion {v} (to free or deprive of illusion; to disenchant) :: desillusionere
disillusion {n} (act or state of disenchanting or freeing from a false belief) :: desillusion
disinfect {v} (sterilize by the use of cleaning agent) :: desinficere
disintegrate {v} (break up into one's parts) :: opløse, desintegrere
disk {n} (a thin, flat, circular plate) :: skive
disorder {n} (absence of order) :: uorden {c}
disorder {n} (physical or psychical malfunction) :: forstyrrelse {c}
disparaging {adj} (insulting) :: nedsættende
dispel {v} (to drive away by scattering) :: henvejre
dispirited {adj} (without spirit) SEE: despondent ::
disregard {v} (disregard) SEE: neglect ::
diss {v} (to put someone down or show verbal disrespect) :: disse [slang]
dissatisfied {adj} (feeling or displaying disappointment or a lack of contentment) :: misfornøjet
dissect {v} (to study a dead animal's anatomy by cutting it apart) :: dissekere
distal {adj} (remote from the point of attachment or origin) :: distal
distance {n} (amount of space between two points) :: afstand {c}
distant {adj} (far off) :: fjern
distort {v} (to bring something out of shape) :: forvrænge
distort {v} (to give false account of) :: forvrænge
distortion {n} (act of distorting) :: fordrejelse, forvridning, forvrængning
distortion {n} (effect used in music) :: distortion {p}
distress {n} ((cause of) discomfort) :: ubehag {n}
distress {n} (serious danger) :: nødsituation
district {n} (administrative division) :: distrikt {n}
district heating {n} (system) :: fjernvarme
disturbance {n} (act of disturbing, being disturbed) :: forstyrrelse {c}
disturbance {n} (something that disturbs) :: forstyrrelse {c}
ditch {n} (trench) :: grav {c}, rende {c}
ditto {adv} (likewise) SEE: likewise ::
dive {v} (to swim under water) :: dykke
dive {v} (imitate a foul) :: filme
diver {n} (someone who dives) :: dykker {c}
diver {n} (the loon (bird)) :: lom {c}
diversify {v} (To make diverse) :: variere, gøre afvekslende , forandre
diversity {n} (quality of being diverse; difference) :: diversitet
divide and conquer {v} (Divide and conquer) :: del og hersk
dividend {n} (finance: a payment of money by a company to its shareholders) :: udbytte {n}
divine {adj} (of or pertaining to a god) :: guddommelig
diving bell {n} (airtight chamber used by divers) :: dykkerklokke
divisible {adj} (capable of being divided) :: delelig
divisible {adj} (of an integer, that when divided leaves no remainder) :: delelig
division of labour {n} (separation of work) :: arbejdsdeling {c}
divisor {n} (integer that divides another integer an integral number of times) :: divisor {c}
Diwali {prop} (festival of lights) :: Divali
Djibouti {prop} (Republic of Djibouti) :: Djibouti
déjà vu {n} (Something which one has or suspects to have seen or experienced before) :: deja-vu
D-mark {n} (currency) :: D-mark
DNA {phrase} (abbreviation of deoxyribonucleic acid (see deoxyribonucleic acid for full forms)) :: dna
Düne {prop} (island in Germany) :: Dynen {c}
Dnepropetrovsk {prop} (Dnipropetrovsk) SEE: Dnipropetrovsk ::
Dnipropetrovsk {prop} (city) :: Dnepropetrovsk
do {v} (perform, execute) :: gøre, udføre
do {v} (work, suffice) :: gå an, klare sig, være nok
do {v} (be reasonable or acceptable) :: gå an
do {v} (referring to an earlier verb (pro-verb)) :: gøre
doable {adj} (possible to do) SEE: feasible ::
dobra {n} (official currency of São Tomé and Príncipe) :: dobra
doctor {n} (physician) :: læge, doktor
doctor {n} (person who has attained a doctorate) :: doktor
doctor {v} (act as a medical doctor to) :: doktorere
doctor {v} (alter or make obscure, in order to deceive) :: forfalske
doctor {n} (veterinarian) SEE: veterinarian ::
doctorate {n} (highest degree awarded by a university faculty) :: doktorgrad {c}
document {n} (original or official paper) :: dokument {n}
documentary {n} (documentary film) :: dokumentarfilm {c}
documentation {n} (documents that explain the operation of a particular machine or software program) :: dokumentation {c}
dodecahedron {n} (a polyhedron with 12 faces) :: dodekaeder {n}
dodgeball {n} (a sport) :: høvdingebold {c}
dodo {n} (Raphus cucullatus) :: dronte {c}
Dodoma {prop} (capital of Tanzania) :: Dodoma
doe {n} (female deer) :: hind
doe {n} (female fallow deer) ::
doe {n} (female roe deer) ::
does anyone here speak English {phrase} (does anyone here speak English?) :: er der nogen her, der taler engelsk
dog {n} (animal) :: hund {c}
dog collar {n} (collar for a dog) :: hundehalsbånd {n}
dog days {n} (the days between early July and early September) :: hundedage {c-p}
doge {n} (chief magistrate in the republics of Venice and Genoa) :: doge {c}
dog ear {n} (folded down corner of a page in a book) :: æseløre {n} ["donkey ear"]
dog food {n} (food eaten by dogs) :: hundemad {c}, hundefoder {c}
doggy paddle {n} (swimming stroke) SEE: dog paddle ::
doggy style {n} (position for such intercourse) :: hundestilling {c}
dogma {n} (authoritative principle, belief or statement of opinion) :: dogme {n}
dogma {n} (doctrine) :: dogme {n}
dog paddle {n} (swimming stroke) :: hundesvømning {c}
dog shit {n} (deceitful statements, etc) SEE: bullshit ::
dog shit {n} (fecal matter produced by a dog) :: hundelort {c}
dogshit {n} (dog excrement) SEE: dog shit ::
dogsled {n} (sled pulled by dogs) :: hundeslæde {c}
Dog Star {prop} (Sirius) SEE: Sirius ::
dogwood {n} (tree or shrub of the genus Cornus) :: kornel {c}
Doha {prop} (capital of Qatar) :: Doha
do it yourself {n} (practice of doing home improvements and maintenance oneself) :: gør-det-selv {n}, gør det selv {n}
do-it-yourself {adj} (of or pertaining to do it yourself) :: gør-det-selv [also a noun]
doldrums {n} (part of the ocean near the equator, abounding in calms which prevent sailing progress) :: kalmebælte {n}
doll {n} (a toy in the form of a human) :: dukke
dollar {n} (designation for specific currency) :: dollar {c}
dollhouse {n} (miniature house for dolls) SEE: doll's house ::
doll's house {n} (miniature house for dolls) :: dukkehus {n}
dolor {n} (sorrow) :: smerte
dolphin {n} (aquatic mammal) :: delfin
dolphin {n} (maritime structure) :: duc d'albe {c}
domain {n} ((mathematics) the set on which a function is defined) :: definitionsmængde {c}
dome {n} (architectural element) :: kuppel {c}
Dominica {prop} (Commonwealth of Dominica) :: Dominica
Dominican Republic {prop} (country in the Caribbean) :: Dominikanske Republik
domino effect {n} (chain of events) :: dominoeffekt {c}
don {n} (professor) SEE: professor ::
Donald Duck {prop} (one of the Disney characters) :: Anders And {c}
Donaldism {n} (Disney fan culture) :: Donaldisme
donate {v} (to give away something of value) :: donere
Donetsk {prop} (city) :: Donetsk
Donetsk People's Republic {prop} (secessionist state in Donechchyna, the Ukraine) :: Folkerepublikken Donetsk
donjon {n} (fortified tower) SEE: keep ::
donkey {n} (a domestic animal, see also: ass) :: æsel {n}
do not disturb {phrase} (do not disturb) :: må ikke forstyrres
don't count your chickens before they're hatched {proverb} (don't count on things if you don't have them yet) :: pels ikke bjørnen før den er skudt
don't look a gift horse in the mouth {proverb} (a phrase referring to unappreciatively questioning of a gift or handout too closely) :: sku ikke en given hest i munden
donut {n} (deep-fried piece of dough) SEE: doughnut ::
door {n} (portal of entry into a building, room or vehicle) :: dør {c}
door {n} (any flap that opens like a door) :: låge {c}
doorbell {n} (device on or adjacent to an outer door for announcing one's presence) :: dørklokke {c}
doorless {adj} (doorless) :: dørløs
doorman {n} (man who holds open the door at the entrance to a building) :: dørmand {c}
doormat {n} (coarse mat that appears at the entrance to a house) :: dørmåtte {c}
doormat {n} (someone that is over-submissive to other's wishes) :: dørmåtte {c}
do-over {n} (repeat) :: ommer {c}
dopamine {n} (the neurotransmitter) :: dopamin
doppelganger {n} (ghostly double of a living person) :: dobbeltgænger {c}
doppelganger {n} (remarkably similar double) :: dobbeltgænger {c}
Dordogne {prop} (department) :: Dordogne
Doric {prop} (Greek dialect) :: Dorisk {m}
dork {n} (a quirky, silly, and/or stupid socially inept person, or one who is out of touch with contemporary trends) :: nørd
dormouse {n} (rodent) :: syvsover, hasselmus
Dorothea {prop} (female given name) SEE: Dorothy ::
Dorothy {prop} (female given name) :: Dorthea
Dortmund {prop} (a city in western Germany) :: Dortmund
dot {n} (small spot or mark) :: prik {c}, punkt {n}
dot product {n} (scalar product) SEE: scalar product ::
double act {n} (comic pairing) :: komikerduo
double bed {n} (a bed designed for two adults) :: dobbeltseng {c}
double bond {n} (covalent bond in which two pairs of electrons are shared) :: dobbeltbinding {c}
double chin {n} (a layer of fat under the chin) :: dobbelthage {c}
double-decker {n} (vehicle with two decks) :: dobbeltdækker
double-edged {adj} (a blade that is sharp on both edges) :: tveægget
double-edged sword {n} (idiomatic) :: tveægget sværd {n}
double entendre {n} (phrase with two meanings) :: tvetydighed {c}
double fault {n} (missing of both the first serve and second serve) :: dobbeltfejl {c}
double life {n} (double life) :: dobbeltliv {n}
double reed {n} (a pair of reeds in wind instruments) :: dobbelt rørblad
double sheet bend {n} (knot) :: dobbelt flagknob {n}
double standard {n} (the situation of groups one of which is excused from following a standard) :: dobbeltmoral
doublet {n} (article of men's clothing) :: vams {c}
doublet {n} (pair of two similar or equal things) :: dublet {c}
double track {n} (two parallel tracks) :: dobbeltspor {n}
double-track {adj} (railways: having a pair of tracks in order to allow trains to pass in opposite directions) :: dobbeltsporet
double-u {n} (name of the letter W, w) :: dobbelt-v {n}
doubt {n} (uncertainty) :: tvivl {c}
doubt {v} (to lack confidence in something) :: tvivle, betvivle
doubtful {adj} (experiencing or showing doubt) :: tvivlende, usikker
doubtful {adj} (undecided or of uncertain outcome) :: tvivlsom
doubtful {adj} (improbable or unlikely) :: tvivlsom
doubtful {adj} (suspicious, or of dubious character) :: tvivlsom
doubtless {adv} (without question) :: utvivlsomt
doubtlessly {adv} (doubtless) SEE: doubtless ::
dough {n} (mix of flour and other ingredients) :: dej {c}
doughnut {n} (deep-fried piece of dough or batter) :: donut {c}, [rare] munkering, berliner {c} (with filling)
dove {n} (bird of the family Columbidae) :: due {c}
Dover {prop} (port in Kent, England) :: Dover
do-while loop {n} (do-while loop) :: do-while-løkke, do-while-loop
do without {v} (manage) :: undvære, klare sig uden
down {n} (hill, rolling grassland) :: højdedrag
down {n} (field, especially for racing) :: bane
down {adv} (from a high to a low position, downwards) :: ned, nedad
down {adv} (in a lower position) :: nede
down {adv} (south) :: ned
down {adv} (into a state of non-operation) :: nede
down {prep} (from one end to another) :: ned ad, hen ad
down {adj} (depressed) :: langt nede, nede, deprimeret
down {adj} (on a lower level than before) :: lav, nedadgående, aftagende
down {v} (to drink or swallow) :: sluge, hælde ned
down {v} (to drop) :: tabe, lade falde
down {n} (soft, immature feathers) :: dun
downhill {adj} (easy) SEE: easy ::
downing {n} (defeat) SEE: defeat ::
download {v} (to transfer data from a remote computer to a local one) :: nedlagre, downloade
down payment {n} (payment representing a fraction of the price) :: udbetaling {c}
downpipe {n} (drainpipe connecting a roof-line gutter with the ground) :: nedløbsrør {n}
dowry {n} (property or payment given at time of marriage) :: medgift {c}
do you believe in God {phrase} (do you believe in God?) :: tror du på Gud?
do you have a boyfriend {phrase} (do you have a boyfriend?) :: har du en kæreste?
do you have a girlfriend {phrase} (do you have a girlfriend?) :: har du en kæreste?
do you have a menu in English {phrase} (phrase) :: har du en menu på engelsk?
do you have children {phrase} (do you have children?) :: har du børn?
do you need help {phrase} (Do you need help?) :: har du brug for hjælp?
do you speak English {phrase} (do you speak English? (English specifically)) :: taler du engelsk?
do you speak English {phrase} (do you speak...? (fill with the name of the current foreign language)) :: taler du dansk?, [formal] taler De dansk?
dozen {n} (twelve) :: dusin {n}, tylvt {c}
draft {n} (early version of a written work) :: kladde {c}, udkast {n}
draft {n} (current of air) :: gennemtræk {n}
drag {n} (street) SEE: street ::
dragon {n} (mythical creature) :: drage {c}, lindorm {c}
dragon {n} (Komodo dragon) SEE: Komodo dragon ::
dragonfly {n} (insect of the infraorder Anisoptera) :: guldsmed {c}
dragon's wort {n} (tarragon) SEE: tarragon ::
dragoon {n} (horse soldier) :: dragon {c}
drain {n} (conduit for liquids) :: dræn, rende, afløb
drain {n} (something consuming resources with no gains) :: spild
drain {v} (cause liquid to flow out of) :: bortlede
drain {v} (dry out a wet place) :: dræne, udtørre
drain {v} (deplete of energy) :: dræne, tømme, tappe
drain {v} :: flyde bort
drainage system {n} (pattern formed by the streams, rivers, and lakes in a particular drainage basin) :: flodsystem
drake {n} (male duck) :: andrik {c}
dram {n} (small quantity of an alcoholic drink) :: dram {c}
dramatist {n} (playwright) SEE: playwright ::
dramaturgic {adj} (of or relating to the art of dramatic composition for the stage) :: dramaturgisk
dramaturgical {adj} (dramaturgic) SEE: dramaturgic ::
drape {n} (curtain, drapery) SEE: curtain ::
draughts {n} (game for two players) :: dam
draw {v} (to produce a picture) :: tegne
draw {v} (to drag, pull) :: trække
draw {v} (to pull out) :: trække
draw {v} (to close curtains etc.) :: trække for
draw {v} (to determine the result of a lottery) :: trække
draw {n} (tie as a result of a game) :: remis
draw {n} (procedure by which the result of a lottery is determined) :: lodtrækning
draw {v} (to cause) SEE: cause ::
drawbridge {n} (bridge which can be raised) :: vindebro
drawer {n} (open-topped box in a cabinet used for storing) :: skuffe {c}
drawer {n} (one who draws something) :: tegner {c}
drawers {n} (plural of drawer) SEE: drawer ::
drawing {n} (picture, likeness, diagram or representation) :: tegning {c}
dreadfully {adv} (in a dreadful manner) :: forfærdelig, frygtelig, skrækkelig, skrækkelig
dream {n} (imaginary events seen while sleeping) :: drøm {c}
dream {n} (hope or wish) :: drøm {c}
dream {v} (see imaginary events while sleeping) :: drømme
dream {v} (to hope, to wish) :: drømme
dream {v} (daydream) SEE: daydream ::
dreamcatcher {n} (decorative Native American object) :: drømmefanger {c}
dreamer {n} (ladybird) SEE: ladybird ::
Dresden {prop} (capital city of the German Federal State of Saxony) :: Dresden
dress {n} (garment) :: kjole, beklædning, påklædning
dress {n} (apparel) :: dragt
dress {v} (to clothe (something or somebody)) :: beklæde
dress {v} (to clothe oneself) :: klæde sig på
dress {v} (to prepare the surface of (something)) :: afrette, afpudse, behandle, ordne, pudse, tilhøvle, tilhugge
dresser {n} (bedroom furniture) :: kommode
dressing {n} (stuffing of fowls, pigs, etc.) SEE: forcemeat ::
dressing gown {n} (item of clothing) :: morgenkåbe {c}
dressmaker {n} (person who makes women's clothes) :: syerske {c}
drift {n} (shallow place in a river) SEE: ford ::
drift {n} (anything driven at random) :: drive
driftwood {n} (wood that has been cast ashore) :: drivtømmer {n}
drill {v} (to make a hole) :: bore
drill {n} (tool) :: bor {n}
drill {n} (Old World monkey) :: dril {c}
drink {v} (consume liquid through the mouth) :: drikke
drink {v} (consume alcoholic beverages) :: drikke
drink {n} (served beverage) :: drink
drink {n} (served alcoholic beverage) :: drink
drink {n} (action of drinking) :: tår {c}
drink {n} (type of beverage) :: drink {c}
drink {n} (alcoholic beverages in general) :: alkohol, spiritus
drink-driver {n} :: spritbilist {c}
drink-driving {n} (drink-driving) SEE: drunk driving ::
drinking horn {n} (drinking vessel fashioned from an animal's horn) :: drikkehorn {n}
drinking song {n} (song which celebrates or accompanies drinking alcohol) :: drikkevise
drinking straw {n} (a long plastic or paper tube through which a drink is drunk) :: sugerør {n}
drinking water {n} (water for humans) :: drikkevand
drip {v} (to fall one drop at a time) :: dryppe
drive {v} (operate (a wheeled motorized vehicle)) :: køre, drive
driver {n} (person who drives a motorized vehicle, such as a car or a bus) :: chauffør {c}
driver's licence {n} (document) SEE: driver's license ::
driver's license {n} (documenting permitting this person to drive) :: kørekort {n}, [dated] førerbevis
driving {n} (action of the verb to drive in any sense) :: kørsel {c}
driving licence {n} (document) SEE: driver's license ::
dromedary {n} (Camelus dromedarius, the single-humped camel) :: dromedar {c}
drone {n} (male bee) :: drone {c}
drone {n} (unmanned aircraft) :: drone {c}, dronefly {n}
drool {v} (to secrete saliva in anticipation of food) :: savle
drool {n} (saliva) :: savl {n}
drop {v} (to allow to fall from one's grasp) :: falde
dropwort {n} (perennial herb) :: knoldet mjødurt
drought {n} (a period of unusually low rain fall) :: tørke {c}
drug {n} (substance used as a medical treatment) SEE: medicine ::
drug {n} (psychoactive substance ingested for recreational use, especially illegal and addictive one) :: stof {n}, narkotikum
drug {n} :: rusmiddel, narkotikum, narko, narkotika
drug addict {n} (person with a chemical or psychological dependency on drugs) :: narkoman {c}, stofmisbruger
drug dealer {n} (person who illegally sells drugs) :: narkohandler {c}
drugstore {n} (pharmacy) SEE: pharmacy ::
drum {n} (musical instrument) :: tromme {c}
drum {n} (hollow, cylindrical object) :: tromle {c}, tønde
drum {n} (barrel etc. for liquid) :: tønde
drum {v} (to beat a drum) :: tromme
drum {v} (to beat with a rapid succession of strokes) :: tromme
drum {v} (to review to establish memorization) :: banke
drum head {n} (thin circle of material attached to the top of a drum shell) :: trommeskind
drum kit {n} (collection of drums and other percussion instruments played together) :: trommesæt {n}
drum set {n} (drum kit) SEE: drum kit ::
drunk {adj} (intoxicated after drinking too much alcohol) :: fuld
drunkard {n} (person who is habitually drunk) SEE: drunk ::
drunk driver {n} (drunk driver) SEE: drink-driver ::
drunk driving {n} (the act of driving under the influence of alcohol) :: spritbilisme {c}
drunken {adj} (In the state of alcoholic intoxication) :: beruset, fuld
drunkenness {n} (state of being drunk) :: fuldskab {c}
drunkness {n} (drunkenness) SEE: drunkenness ::
dry {adj} (free from liquid or moisture) :: tør
drydock {n} (dock that can be drained of water) :: tørdok {c}
dryer {n} (household appliance for drying clothing) :: tørretumbler
dry matter {n} (dry matter) :: tørstof {c}
dry mouth {n} (organic compound) :: mundtørhed
dual {n} (grammatical number of a noun marking two of something) :: dualis {c}
dual mandate {n} (situation where a politician has been elected to multiple bodies with different competencies) :: dobbeltmandat {n}
dual number {n} (Grammatical number denoting a quantity of exactly two) SEE: dual ::
duathlon {n} (sport) :: duatlon {c}
dubious {adj} (arousing doubt) :: tvivlsom, usikker
dubious {adj} (in disbelief, uncertain) :: tvivlende, tvivlrådig, usikker
Dublin {prop} (the capital of the Republic of Ireland) :: Dublin
dubnium {n} (chemical element) :: dubnium
Dubrovnik {prop} (Croatian port-city) :: Dubrovnik
duchess {n} (female spouse or widow of a duke) :: hertuginde {c}
duchy {n} (a dominion or region ruled by a duke or duchess) :: hertugdømme {n}
duck {v} (to lower the head or body) :: dukke
duck {v} (to lower into the water) :: dykke
duck {v} (to lower in order to prevent it from being struck by something) :: dukke
duck {v} (to try to evade doing something) :: smyge uden om, undvige
duck {n} (aquatic bird of the family Anatidae) :: and {c}
duck {n} (female duck) :: and {c}
duck {n} (flesh of a duck used as food) :: and {c}
Duckburg {prop} (fictional city where Donald Duck lives) :: Andeby {c}
duckling {n} (young duck) :: ælling {c}
duckweed {n} (plant) :: andemad {c}
duct {n} (a pipe, tube or canal which carries air or liquid from one place to another) :: kanal {c}
ductile {adj} (capable of being pulled or stretched into thin wire) :: stækbar
ductile {adj} (molded easily into a new form) :: smidig, sej
ductile {adj} (easily led) :: føjelig
ductus deferens {n} (vas deferens) SEE: vas deferens ::
dude {n} (colloquial: man) :: fyr {c}, starut {c}, fætter {c}
duel {n} (combat between two persons) :: duel {c}, tvekamp {c}
duel {n} (struggle between two parties) :: duel {c}, tvekamp {c}
duel {v} (engage in a duel) :: duellere
due to {prep} (caused by) :: på grund af
duffel coat {n} (hooded coat made from duffel) :: duffelcoat {c}
duke {n} (male ruler of a duchy) :: hertug
dulcimer {n} (musical instrument) :: hakkebræt
dulcour {n} (sweetness; dulcitude; suavitude) SEE: sweetness ::
dull {adj} (lacking the ability to cut easily; not sharp) :: sløv
dull {adj} (boring) :: kedelig
dull {adj} (not shiny) :: mat
dull {adj} (not bright or intelligent) :: dum
duma {n} (lower house of Russian national parliament) :: dumaen
dumb {adj} (unable to speak) SEE: mute ::
dumb {adj} (extremely stupid) :: dum, åndssvag
dumb {adj} (pointless or unintellectual) :: dum, fordummende, åndssvag
dumbfound {v} (to confuse and bewilder) :: forbløffe, lamslå
dumbfounded {adj} (shocked and speechless) :: målløs
dumbledore {n} (beetle) SEE: beetle ::
dumbledore {n} (bumblebee) SEE: bumblebee ::
dumbledore {n} (dandelion) SEE: dandelion ::
dumfounded {adj} (dumbfounded) SEE: dumbfounded ::
dummy {n} (pacifier) SEE: pacifier ::
dumpling {n} (food) :: dumpling
dun-bar {n} (species of moth) :: trapezugle
dune {n} (a ridge or hill of sand piled up by the wind) :: klit {c}
dung {n} (manure) :: gødning {c}, møg
dungeon {n} (underground prison or vault) :: fangekælder
Dunkirk {prop} (town in France) :: Dunkerque
duodenum {n} (first part of the small intestine) :: tolvfingertarm {c}
Durex {prop} (condom) SEE: condom ::
Durex {prop} (adhesive tape) SEE: adhesive tape ::
durian {n} (fruit) :: durian {n}
during {prep} (for all of a given time interval) :: i, gennem
during {prep} (within a given time interval) :: i løbet af, i, under
Dushanbe {prop} (capital of Tajikistan) :: Dushanbe, Dusjanbe
dusk {n} (period of time at the end of day when sun is below the horizon but before full onset of night) :: skumring {c}
dust {n} (fine, dry particles) :: støv {n}
dustbin {n} (container for trash) SEE: garbage can ::
dust bunny {n} (a small clump of dust) :: nullermand
dustcart {n} (rubbish collection vehicle) SEE: garbage truck ::
dustpan {n} (flat scoop for assembling dust) :: fejebakke {c}
Dutch {adj} (of the Netherlands, people, or language) :: hollandsk, nederlandsk
Dutch {prop} (the Dutch language) :: hollandsk, nederlandsk
Dutch {prop} (people from the Netherlands) :: hollænder
Dutch East Indies {prop} (a former Dutch colony in modern-day Indonesia) :: Hollandsk Ostindien
Dutch elm disease {n} (disease of elm trees) :: elmesyge {c}
duty {n} (that which one is morally or legally obligated to do) :: pligt {c}
duty {n} (period of time) :: tjeneste {c}
duty {n} (tax; tariff) :: told {c}
duvet {n} (quilt) :: dyne {c}
duvet {n} (duvet cover) :: dynebetræk {n}
dwarf {n} (being from folklore, underground dwelling nature spirit) :: dværg {c}
dwarf {n} (small person) :: dværg {c}
dwarf {n} (something much smaller than the usual of its sort) :: dværg {c}
dwarf {n} (astronomy: relatively small star) :: dværg {c}
dwarf {v} (to make appear much smaller) :: rage op over (with respect to height)
dwarf {v} (to become (much) smaller) :: skrumpe, krympe
dwarf elder {n} (Sambucus ebulus) :: sommer-hyld {c}
dwarf planet {n} (a type of celestial body) :: dværgplanet
dwell {v} (live, reside) :: leve, forblive, bebo, bo
dwell {v} (to linger on as thoughts) :: dvæle
dweller {n} (inhabitant) SEE: inhabitant ::
dye {n} (die) SEE: die ::
dye {v} (to colour with dye) :: farve
dyke {n} (ditch) SEE: ditch ::
dyke {n} (barrier to prevent flooding) :: dige {n}
dyke {n} (masculine lesbian, see also: lesbian) :: betonlebbe {c}
dyke {n} :: lebbe {c}
Dyle {prop} (river) :: Dyle
dynamite {n} (class of explosives) :: dynamit {c}
dynasty {n} (A series of rulers or dynasts from one family) :: dynasti {n}
dyscalculia {n} (pathology: difficulty with numbers) :: talblindhed, dyskalkuli
dysentery {n} (disease characterised by inflammation of the intestines) :: dysenteri {c}
dyslexia {n} (learning disability) :: ordblindhed, dysleksi {c}
dysmorphia {n} (dysmorphia) :: dysmorfofobi {c}
dysprosium {n} (chemical element) :: dysprosium {n}