Dutch English Dictionary

Nederlands, Vlaams - English

bank in English:

1. bank bank


Where's the bank?
Bank services are getting more and more expensive.
The company asked the bank to loan them some money to buy new machinery.
I recognized the bank teller as the man I had seen in the movie theater.
They would have gotten a better exchange rate if they had gone to a bank.
I want to get a bank loan in half a year's time - what should I be doing now?
The merger created the first largest bank in Japan.
The Bank of Japan is considered to have conducted a support buying of an estimated $1 billion on the Tokyo foreign exchange market.
These bank employees seem so politely insolent lately. I wonder what's behind it.
Central Bank is a bank that deals mainly with other banks and the government and assumes broad responsibilities in the interests of the national economy apart from the earning of profits.
Just when the bank was about to foreclose on her home, she came into a lot of money.
The Bank of Japan lowered its discount rate by half a percentage point Monday, bringing the key lending rate to 4.5%.
Bank lending is rising because of lower interest rates.
The main race yesterday was no surprise. That's the kind of race you can bank on.
The three organizations are the International Monetary Fund, the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, and the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade.

English word "bank"(bank) occurs in sets:

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2. sofa sofa


It's on the sofa.
I don't want to buy this kind of sofa.
It took a lot of effort to carry the sofa upstairs.
That sofa is less expensive than this table.
This large sofa would be out of place in a small room.
You should get that sofa reupholstered.
This sofa can seat three people easily.
Tom picked up the coins that had fallen behind the sofa.
Having finished all her housework, she sat down on the sofa to watch television.
This sofa is in no way comfortable to sit in.
Shall we go for a leather-covered sofa? A cloth-covered sofa?
Shift the sofa so that it faces the fireplace.
She flung herself upon a sofa, protesting that she was fatigued to death.
This is a two-seater sofa using stain-resistant artificial leather.
The first thing that came to my attention was the large sofa. It was covered in sober coloured leather, the seat and the back both looked wide and comfortable.

English word "bank"(sofa) occurs in sets:

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3. bench bench


Why did you paint the bench red?
Where is the nearest bench?
I'm going to sit on the bench over there next to the street lamp.
I had hardly sat down on the bench when I found it had just been painted.
The ticket clerk found baggage placed under a bench in the hall, and the ticking sound inside it made him worried.
The bench used for a bench press is usually level.
I have a bench in my garden; I like to sit outside and enjoy the afternoon sun.
Powerlifting is a sport in which athletes compete to lift the maximum sum weight of the three heavy weight events, squat, bench press and deadlift.
The bench is there too, isn't it?
Is this bench firm?
The viewer sits on a bench watching two screens on opposite walls.
This park does not have any benches.
He started the game on the bench but finished as the team’s top scorer.
Mr Buttery wants to make more of the site, now barely more than a couple of park benches and an engraved stone
The judge, though a stickler for the dignity of the bench, was a great pipe smoker and allowed the attorneys the privilege of smoking in court.