Dutch English Dictionary

Nederlands, Vlaams - English

tijd in English:

1. time time


Only time will tell.
This is a time of year when people get together with family and friends to observe Passover and to celebrate Easter.
I have to be honest. I was a little bit nervous the first time I had an MRI scan.
When the time is ripe, be bold and go for it! I'll stand by you.
It's because of you that we were able to complete this job on time.
Last year, I couldn't spend as much time with my children as I wanted to.
Time is more precious than anything else.
A boy is taking his sweet time pushing the cart toward the curb.
Spending time with your significant other should be high on your priority list.
I'd be grateful if you could take a look when you've got time sometime.
We don't have time to finish checking the figures now, but we can go over them after lunch.
Next time I visit San Francisco, I'd like to stay at that hotel.
Time passes by quickly.
As time went on, people grew less and less concerned about the matter.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.

English word "tijd"(time) occurs in sets:

2000 Most Used Dutch Words (1/2)

2. while while


Don't eat while reading.
Some continue to work part time, while others do volunteer work.
In the past, the boys were taught to fend for themselves while still very young.
During the past several years, many Japanese have been either killed or injured while traveling overseas.
Do you know anyone who hums while they work?
While they were away on holiday, their neighbours looked after the dog.
By the way, did you have any spare time to go sightseeing while you were there?
I am wondering if you would like to go and see Kabuki with me while staying in Japan.
Tom's father comes home once in a while, but he never sticks around for long.
The nation's trade balance improved last year as exports were strong, while imports remained steady.
They found out truth while examining a pile of relevant documents.
Tom should definitely visit an art museum or two while he's in France.
Last night Mizuki, very drunk, fell into the water while walking along the lakeside.
Father kept in touch with us by mail and telephone while he was overseas.
The area was cordoned off while fire fighters tried to keep the blaze under control.