Dutch English Dictionary

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kop in English:

1. head head


My head hurts.
We'll need a head hunting agency to find the right man for this executive position.
Can you remember the summer Tom shaved his head?
I wonder if keeping your head down and living safely is a survival instinct.
She headed towards the mall, but got distracted by the fairground on the way.
I got it through my head that my parent's strict rules were for my own benefit.
Despite the fact that Mary keeps saying I was the only man she'd like to marry, when I proposed to her, she said "NO". I cannot make head or tail of it.
John is head and shoulders above any of his classmates in French.
A republic is a nation whose head is not a king or queen, but a president.
This chick is like a shrimp: I like everything about her but her head.
No, you may not put the colander on your head; you can be an astronaut after I drain the pasta.
For example in Bulgaria, shaking one's head means yes while nodding one's head means no.
I'm so busy these days it makes my head spin. I don't even have time to watch a video.
When I was a teenager I had lots of hair on my head and none on my chest. Now it's just the opposite.
There were white lines around it, and it had a notice saying, "Reserved for Head of College."

English word "kop"(head) occurs in sets:

2000 Most Used Dutch Words (1/2)

2. cup cup


The cup broke.
In 1958, Brazil won its first World Cup victory.
What was the idea of leaving the cup upside down last time?
Which cup will he choose?
I don't like coffee too much, but I tend to have a cup once in a while.
Where should I throw away this empty cup?
My sister uses new cup every time she drinks tee.
They won the Japan Cup three years in succession.
Netherlands so deserved the World Cup.
That evening I left my tip under a coffee cup, which I left upside down on the table.
Cup ramen are bad for your health.
Then the monkey went round with a little tin cup.
All houses in our street are decorated with little orange flags because of the World Cup.
Do you want another cup of coffee? "Sure, make mine on the small side but be generous with my brother's."
What does a Dutchman do after winning the World Cup? He turns the playstation off.