Detailed Translations for barrenness from English to Dutch


barrenness [the ~] noun

  1. the barrenness (dryness)
    de droogte; de schraalheid; de dorheid
  2. the barrenness (fruitlessness; infertility)
    de onvruchtbaarheid; vruchteloos; de onzinnigheid
  3. the barrenness (sterility)
    de steriliteit

Translation Matrix for barrenness:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
dorheid barrenness; dryness
droogte barrenness; dryness drought; dryness
onvruchtbaarheid barrenness; fruitlessness; infertility
onzinnigheid barrenness; fruitlessness; infertility absurdity; incongruity; paradox
schraalheid barrenness; dryness leanness; meagerness; meagreness; parsimony; scantiness; skinnyness; slenderness; thinness
steriliteit barrenness; sterility
vruchteloos barrenness; fruitlessness; infertility
- aridity; fruitlessness
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
vruchteloos for nothing; fruitless; futile; in vain; to no avail; vainly

Related Words for "barrenness":

Synonyms for "barrenness":

Antonyms for "barrenness":

  • fruitfulness

Related Definitions for "barrenness":

  1. the quality of yielding nothing of value1
  2. the state (usually of a woman) of having no children or being unable to have children1


Translation Matrix for barren:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
bar bar; café; coffeeshop; inn; liquor cabinet; pub; tavern
- waste; wasteland
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
bar bare; barren abominable; meager; meagre; miserable; paltry; poor; terrible
dor barren; dry; parced; poor; scorched; unfruitful; withered
droog barren; dry; parced; scorched; withered parched
infertiel barren; infertile; sterile
kaal bald; barren; hairless; inhospitable; without hair bare; stripped
onbegroeid bare; barren
onbehaard bald; barren; hairless; without hair
ongastvrij barren; inhospitable
onherbergzaam barren; inhospitable
onvruchtbaar barren; infertile; sterile
ruig barren; inhospitable bushy; feral; hairy; shaggy; unbroken; untamed; wild; woolly; wooly
schraal barren; poor; unfruitful austere; flimsy; lean; meager; meagre; miserable; modest; parched; poor; puny; shabby; simple; skinny; sober; thin; unpretentious
steriel barren; inhospitable
verdord barren; dry; parced; scorched; withered faded; wilted; withered
- bare; bleak; desolate; destitute; devoid; free; innocent; stark
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- sterile
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
zonder haar bald; barren; hairless; without hair

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Synonyms for "barren":

Related Definitions for "barren":

  1. completely wanting or lacking1
    • writing barren of insight1
  2. not bearing offspring1
    • a barren woman1
  3. providing no shelter or sustenance1
    • barren lands1
  4. an uninhabited wilderness that is worthless for cultivation1
    • the barrens of central Africa1

Wiktionary Translations for barren:

  1. unable to bear children; sterile

Cross Translation:
barren mager mager — arm an Fett
barren onvruchtbaar; onvruchtbare; steriel; steriele stérile — Incapable de se reprodure (1)