Dutch English Dictionary

Nederlands, Vlaams - English

leeg in English:

1. empty empty


empty tank
The cliff collapsed, the rocks split, and the empty sky filled with a noisy clamor.
She's so stubborn. I bet if she ever gets reincarnated, she'd be a bacteria capable of living in empty space.
He who seeketh horse or wife without flaws, may forsake his work and bear in mind that bed and stable forever empty he will keep.
The struggle to succeed sometimes leaves people feeling empty.
Reason is feminine in nature; it can only give after it has received. Of itself it has nothing but the empty forms of its operation.
Tomatoes are good for people who suffer stomach pain from excess stomach acid when their stomach is empty.
If any one were to take away from the books of Chrysippus all the passages which he quotes from other authors, his paper would be left empty.
Rev. King's house was destroyed by a bomb. But still, the buses went on empty.
Hope is when you suddenly run to the kitchen like a mad man to check if the empty chocolate cookie box you just finished an hour ago is magically full again.
The fat woman, the young couple, the sleeping Indian and the tall man in black, but now skin and flesh and hair had disappeared, and empty eye sockets stared from gleaming white skulls.
Chris' heart felt so empty and damaged that it couldn't be repaired.
Such telling effects of contrast as Japanese artists produce by use of empty space.
I wish people would stop throwing away empty cans and other trash along the path up the mountain.
This club is fearfully dull. The dance floor is empty and the smoking patio is packed.

English word "leeg"(empty) occurs in sets:

15. Food and Drink (2)

2. blank blank


Leave that page blank.
My memory is blank on the subject.
He looked blank when he heard the announcement of his promotion.
He drew a blank when I asked him what he remembered of the accident.
Begin to write, leaving one space blank.
The police officer fired a blank.
The death of my mother left a big blank in my life.
At the test we were given blank paper to take notes.
This birthday card is blank inside so you can write your own message.
Write on one side of the paper and leave the other side blank.
She stared at me with a blank expression on her face.
This page was intentionally left blank
You need to buy some blank DVDs for your laptop.
The sky is an insolent blank, pale, watery blue.
If it's money then I'm not lending any I said point blank.

English word "leeg"(blank) occurs in sets:

Engels A2 hoofdstuk 5 les 1
Engels woorden H5 1
Engels A2 H5 L1