Detailed Translations for encounter from English to Dutch


to encounter verb (encounters, encountered, encountering)

  1. to encounter (experience; feel)
    ondervinden; ervaren; beleven; gewaarworden; voelen
    • ondervinden verb (ondervind, ondervindt, ondervond, ondervonden, ondervonden)
    • ervaren verb (ervaar, ervaart, ervaarde, ervaarden, ervaard)
    • beleven verb (beleef, beleeft, beleefde, beleefden, beleefd)
    • gewaarworden verb (word gewaar, wordt gewaar, werd gewaar, werden gewaar, gewaargeworden)
    • voelen verb (voel, voelt, voelde, voelden, gevoeld)

Conjugations for encounter:

  1. encounter
  2. encounter
  3. encounters
  4. encounter
  5. encounter
  6. encounter
simple past
  1. encountered
  2. encountered
  3. encountered
  4. encountered
  5. encountered
  6. encountered
present perfect
  1. have encountered
  2. have encountered
  3. has encountered
  4. have encountered
  5. have encountered
  6. have encountered
past continuous
  1. was encountering
  2. were encountering
  3. was encountering
  4. were encountering
  5. were encountering
  6. were encountering
  1. shall encounter
  2. will encounter
  3. will encounter
  4. shall encounter
  5. will encounter
  6. will encounter
continuous present
  1. am encountering
  2. are encountering
  3. is encountering
  4. are encountering
  5. are encountering
  6. are encountering
  1. be encountered
  2. be encountered
  3. be encountered
  4. be encountered
  5. be encountered
  6. be encountered
  1. encounter!
  2. let's encounter!
  3. encountered
  4. encountering
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

encounter [the ~] noun

  1. the encounter (meeting)
    de ontmoeting; het treffen

Translation Matrix for encounter:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
ondervinden discovery; experience
ontmoeting encounter; meeting
treffen encounter; meeting affecting; concerning; touching
voelen feeling; scanning; sensing
- brush; clash; coming upon; confrontation; face-off; meeting; showdown; skirmish
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
beleven encounter; experience; feel
ervaren encounter; experience; feel
gewaarworden encounter; experience; feel attend; become aware of; feel; find; notice; observe; perceive; see; sense; signal; witness
ondervinden encounter; experience; feel
treffen affect; assemble; concern; end up at; fall; forgather; get together; hit; impress; influence; land; meet; move; see each other; strike; touch; visit
voelen encounter; experience; feel attend; be in sympathy with; conceive; feel; feel empathy for; grope; imagine; intend; notice; observe; perceive; see; sense; sympathise; sympathize; think; touch; witness
- bump; chance; come across; find; happen; meet; play; receive; run across; run into; see; take on
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
ervaren experienced
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- altercation; clash

Related Words for "encounter":

Synonyms for "encounter":

Related Definitions for "encounter":

  1. a casual meeting with a person or thing1
  2. a minor short-term fight1
  3. a hostile disagreement face-to-face1
  4. a casual or unexpected convergence1
    • there was a brief encounter in the hallway1
  5. contend against an opponent in a sport, game, or battle1
  6. come together1
  7. come upon, as if by accident; meet with1
  8. be beset by1
  9. experience as a reaction1

Wiktionary Translations for encounter:

  1. sudden, often violent clash
  2. hostile meeting
  3. unplanned meeting
  1. engage in conflict
  2. confront (someone or something)
  3. meet (someone) or find (something) unexpectedly
  1. het toevallige samenkomen

Cross Translation:
encounter treffen TreffenMilitär: kleine Kampfhandlung
encounter landing; toegang; nadering; binnengaan; entree; intrede; omgeving; ontmoeting; kennismaking; betrekking; verhouding; verstandhouding; omgang; verband; verkeer; ontvangst; acceptatie; aanneming; aanvaarding abord — (vieilli) action d’arriver au bord, de toucher le rivage.
encounter halen; inslaan; raken; teisteren; treffen; bereiken; behalen; inhalen; reiken tot atteindretoucher de loin au moyen d’un projectile.
encounter slaan; halen; inslaan; raken; teisteren; treffen; klappen; kloppen; opvallen; houwen; meppen frapper — A TRIER
encounter halen; inslaan; raken; teisteren; treffen; doorkomen; klaarspelen; slagen; slagen voor; bereiken; behalen; inhalen; reiken tot parvenir — Arriver à un point donné à la suite d’un déplacement. (Sens général)
encounter aantreffen; ontmoeten; tegemoet treden; tegenkomen; treffen; aanboren rencontrertrouver en chemin une personne ou une chose.

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