Dutch English Dictionary

Nederlands, Vlaams - English

slaan in English:

1. to beat to beat


Our football team will have to beat France 2:0 if they want to get a place in the World Cup.
They're going to beat us.

English word "slaan"(to beat) occurs in sets:

De populairste Engelse woorden 551 - 600
Most common Dutch words 751 - 800

2. hit hit


I love trying out new things, so I always buy products as soon as they hit the store shelves. Of course, half the time I end up wishing I hadn't.
Selena Gomez's second album hit Billboard Magazine's top two hundred albums chart at number four.
Roger Miller's "Dang Me" was a hit with country music fans and with popular music fans too. It sold millions of copies.
Five tremors in excess of magnitude 5.0 on the Richter scale have shaken Japan just this week, but scientists are warning that the largest expected aftershock has yet to hit.
The bank rate cut is expected to relieve the severe financial squeeze that has hit industry.
Hit me.
Attempts to redraw voting districts have hit a wall of opposition.
That man has hit bottom: his wife has left him, he's lost his job, and he's an alcoholic. The worst is that I know him--he used to be my boss five years ago.
If you throw something like that down, if someone's unlucky enough to be hit they'll be injured.
Japan has had the experience of being hit by major earthquake disasters, since it is a country which has historically had many earthquakes.
From the telecast this morning, I have learned to my shock that a big fire hit your area.
There's another reason, isn't there? Well, how did I do? I bet I hit the mark.
Seeing the son of a whore throwing rocks at a crowd, he said: "Be careful, you could hit your father."
The guard's truncheon hit air. Off balance, he regained his posture to see a metal-mesh rubbish bin flying towards him.
I'm very lucky to have been gifted with this 10,000 hit picture! Thank you so very much.

English word "slaan"(hit) occurs in sets:

De populairste Engelse woorden 351 - 400

3. store store


Father manages the store.
Are you seriously thinking about buying a computer from that store?
Those who buy this comic book in our store are mostly junior high school students.
She left the store because she didn't have anything else that she had to buy.
Do you know a good specialty store dealing in herbs?
Tom persuaded the store manager to give him back his money.
One thing I don't like about the iPad is that you can't easily install apps that aren't available through Apple's App Store.
When we started out in 2009, I was convinced that our store would become one of the best in the city.
I think it's unlikely that any store would sell this model for that price.
I saw the old gentleman cross the street and enter a store on the corner.
a store of grain
We found only a small number of customers in the store.
One store decided to pull the controversial CD from its shelves.
I love trying out new things, so I always buy products as soon as they hit the store shelves. Of course, half the time I end up wishing I hadn't.
We bought a camera, a clock and some dishes in that store.

English word "slaan"(store) occurs in sets:

2000 Most Used Dutch Words (1/2)