Dutch English Dictionary

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dood in English:

1. dead dead

She is dead.
It is better to be a coward for five minutes than dead for the rest of your life.
Last night I was dead drunk and fell asleep without having a bath.
The secret to productivity in so many fields -- and in origami -- is letting dead people do your work for you.
Life is but a flash of lightning and beauty lasts only a day! Think of the skulls of the dead that all are alike.
Imogen of the Internet cannot look at a cat, even a dead one, without coming up with a blood-curdlingly saccharine, egregiously misspelled caption in 60-point white Impact.
Cut down that dead tree, or it will fall down on your house.
There were so few proper members in the badminton club that it was half-way between dead and 'on break'.
That shan't happen again, Fortunatus said to himself, and they started to ride at each other again. This time, Fortunatus's spear met his foe so powerfully that he flew from his horse like a ball and lay dead on the earth.
Ah, this is my idiot son Takashi "Eh-er, yes. (The late) Takashi, right?" "Fuusy, he isn't dead yet! Probably."
A dead deer being pecked by vultures, remains partly eaten by other animals, that sort of rotten meat is called 'carrion'.
Death is one of two things. Either it is annihilation, and the dead have no consciousness of anything; or, as we are told, it is really a change: a migration of the soul from this place to another.
You can't seriously expect that they won't recognize you in that disguise. That lopsided, dime store moustache is a dead giveaway!
Shelley was a young fool; so are these cocksparrow revolutionaries. But it is better to be a fool than to be dead.

English word "dood"(dead) occurs in sets:

De populairste Engelse woorden 201 - 250
Most common Dutch words 101 - 150

2. death death

I escaped death.
Many great thinkers who were unknown while alive became famous after death.
The death toll from the hurricane climbed to 200.
Sometimes the first symptom of cardiovascular disease is death.
After her husband's death, she brought up the four children by herself.
They attributed the low death rate of infants to the progress of medicine.
If we don't get something to eat soon, we'll all starve to death.
The birth rate and death rate were nearly equal.
Car accidents are the leading cause of death for teenagers in the United States.
A great warrior radiates strength. He doesn't have to fight to the death.
Since her father's death, she has gone through a lot of hardships.
I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it.
He faked his death and assumed a new identity.
Students discussed the problem of brain death for a long time.
I don't suppose you ever really get over the death of a child.

English word "dood"(death) occurs in sets:

2000 Most Used Dutch Words (1/2)