Detailed Translations for development from English to Dutch


development [the ~] noun

  1. the development (cultivation; evolvement; education)
    de ontwikkeling; de vooruitgang; de vorming; de ontplooiing; geestelijke vorming
  2. the development
    de ontwikkeling
  3. the development (full growth; growth; maturity; ripeness)
    de ontwikkeling; de ontplooiing; de bloei; de wasdom; de groei
  4. the development (growth)
    de groei; groeien; het groeiproces
  5. the development (new housing estate)
  6. the development (new housing estate)
    de nieuwbouwwijk

Translation Matrix for development:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
bloei development; full growth; growth; maturity; ripeness blooming; blooming time; blossom; blossoming; boom; flowering; flowering season; period of boom
geestelijke vorming cultivation; development; education; evolvement
groei development; full growth; growth; maturity; ripeness enlargement; expansion; extension; growth; increase; increase in scale; rise; scale up
groeien development; growth
groeiproces development; growth
nieuwbouw development; new housing estate building of new houses; newly built house; newly built houses
nieuwbouwwijk development; new housing estate
ontplooiing cultivation; development; education; evolvement; full growth; growth; maturity; ripeness
ontwikkeling cultivation; development; education; evolvement; full growth; growth; maturity; ripeness
vooruitgang cultivation; development; education; evolvement ascent; boom; increase; progress; progression; rise; uplift; upturn
vorming cultivation; development; education; evolvement education; schooling; training
wasdom development; full growth; growth; maturity; ripeness
- developing; evolution; exploitation; growing; growth; maturation; ontogenesis; ontogeny
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
groeien add to; arise; ascent; develop; expand; extend; grow; grow up; increase; rise
Not SpecifiedRelated TranslationsOther Translations
nog te bouwen development; new housing estate

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Antonyms for "development":

Related Definitions for "development":

  1. act of improving by expanding or enlarging or refining1
    • he congratulated them on their development of a plan to meet the emergency1
    • they funded research and development1
  2. the act of making some area of land or water more profitable or productive or useful1
    • the development of Alaskan resources1
  3. (music) the section of a composition or movement (especially in sonata form) where the major musical themes are developed and elaborated1
  4. a recent event that has some relevance for the present situation1
    • recent developments in Iraq1
    • what a revolting development!1
  5. a district that has been developed to serve some purpose1
    • such land is practical for small park developments1
  6. processing a photosensitive material in order to make an image visible1
    • the development and printing of his pictures took only two hours1
  7. a process in which something passes by degrees to a different stage (especially a more advanced or mature stage)1
    • the development of his ideas took many years1
    • the slow development of her skill as a writer1
  8. (biology) the process of an individual organism growing organically; a purely biological unfolding of events involved in an organism changing gradually from a simple to a more complex level1
    • he proposed an indicator of osseous development in children1
  9. a state in which things are improving; the result of developing (as in the early part of a game of chess)1
    • after he saw the latest development he changed his mind and became a supporter1
    • in chess your should take care of your development before moving your queen1

Wiktionary Translations for development:

  1. process of developing
  1. geleidelijke verandering in een zekere richting

Cross Translation:
development ontwikkeling Entwicklung — Veränderung in einem zeitlichen Prozess
development wordingsprocess; ontwikkelingsgang Werdegang — Phase der Entwicklung oder Entstehung eines Produkts, Ablauf der Entwicklung eines Objekts wie z. B. eines Staates oder Volkes
development verloop déroulementaction de dérouler.
development ontwikkeling; aanwas; aangroei; gestalte; groei; toename; accres développementaction de développer, de se développer ou résultat de cette action, au propre et au figuré.


to develop verb (develops, developped, developping)

  1. to develop (evolve)
    ontwikkelen; evolueren
    • ontwikkelen verb (ontwikkel, ontwikkelt, ontwikkelde, ontwikkelden, ontwikkeld)
    • evolueren verb (evolueer, evolueert, evolueerde, evolueerden, geëvolueerd)
  2. to develop (unfold)
    ontwikkelen; tot ontwikkeling brengen
  3. to develop (unfold)
    ontplooien; uiteenvouwen
  4. to develop (grow up; grow; rise)
    – grow emotionally or mature 1
    groeien; opgroeien; groot worden
    • groeien verb (groei, groeit, groeide, groeiden, gegroeid)
    • opgroeien verb (groei op, groeit op, groeide op, groeiden op, opgegroeid)
  5. to develop (fabricate; make ready for construction)
    bouwrijp maken
    • bouwrijp maken verb (maak bouwrijp, maakt bouwrijp, maakte bouwrijp, maakten bouwrijp, bouwrijp gemaakt)
  6. to develop
    ontginnen; geschikt maken voor bebouwing
  7. to develop (settle; establish; colonize; )
    koloniseren; vestigen; settelen
    • koloniseren verb (koloniseer, koloniseert, koloniseerde, koloniseerden, gekoloniseerd)
    • vestigen verb (vestig, vestigt, vestigde, vestigden, gevestigd)
    • settelen verb (settel, settelt, settelde, settelden, gesetteld)
  8. to develop (reclaim)
    ontginnen; bouwklaar maken
  9. to develop (cultivate)
    ontginnen; voor landbouw klaar maken
  10. to develop (grow; increase)
    volwassen worden; volgroeien
  11. to develop (develop oneself; grow on)

Conjugations for develop:

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

Translation Matrix for develop:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
groeien development; growth
ontwikkelen civilizing; cultivating; polishing; refining
volwassen worden embodiment; growing up; incarnation; personification
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
bouwklaar maken develop; reclaim
bouwrijp maken develop; fabricate; make ready for construction
doorgroeien develop; develop oneself; grow on
evolueren develop; evolve
geschikt maken voor bebouwing develop
groeien develop; grow; grow up; rise add to; arise; ascent; expand; extend; grow; increase; rise
groot worden develop; grow; grow up; rise
koloniseren colonise; colonize; develop; establish; explore; found; ground; lay the foundations; open up; prospect; scan; settle
ontginnen cultivate; develop; reclaim
ontplooien develop; unfold bloom; blossom; fill out; flourish; grow in size; prosper
ontwikkelen develop; evolve; unfold blossom; civilise; civilize; cultivate; exercise; fill out; grow in size; practice; practise; train; tutor
opgroeien develop; grow; grow up; rise
settelen colonise; colonize; develop; establish; explore; found; ground; lay the foundations; open up; prospect; scan; settle
tot ontwikkeling brengen develop; unfold
uiteenvouwen develop; unfold
vestigen colonise; colonize; develop; establish; explore; found; ground; lay the foundations; open up; prospect; scan; settle
volgroeien develop; grow; increase
volwassen worden develop; grow; increase
voor landbouw klaar maken cultivate; develop
- acquire; arise; break; build up; educate; evolve; explicate; formulate; germinate; get; grow; make grow; modernise; modernize; originate; prepare; produce; recrudesce; rise; spring up; train; uprise
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- shape; turn out

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Related Definitions for "develop":

  1. come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes)1
    • The patient developed abdominal pains1
    • Well-developed breasts1
  2. change the use of and make available or usable1
    • develop land1
    • The country developed its natural resources1
  3. expand in the form of a series1
  4. grow, progress, unfold, or evolve through a process of evolution, natural growth, differentiation, or a conducive environment1
    • A flower developed on the branch1
    • The country developed into a mighty superpower1
    • The embryo develops into a fetus1
    • This situation has developed over a long time1
  5. cause to grow and differentiate in ways conforming to its natural development1
    • The perfect climate here develops the grain1
    • He developed a new kind of apple1
  6. happen1
    • Report the news as it develops1
  7. be gradually disclosed or unfolded; become manifest1
    • The plot developed slowly1
  8. elaborate by the unfolding of a musical idea and by the working out of the rhythmic and harmonic changes in the theme1
    • develop the melody and change the key1
  9. become technologically advanced1
    • Many countries in Asia are now developing at a very fast pace1
  10. grow emotionally or mature1
    • The child developed beautifully in her new kindergarten1
  11. gain through experience1
    • Children must develop a sense of right and wrong1
    • Dave developed leadership qualities in his new position1
    • develop a passion for painting1
  12. create by training and teaching1
    • we develop the leaders for the future1
  13. elaborate, as of theories and hypotheses1
    • Could you develop the ideas in your thesis1
  14. move into a strategically more advantageous position1
    • develop the rook1
  15. move one's pieces into strategically more advantageous positions1
    • Spassky developed quickly1
  16. superimpose a three-dimensional surface on a plane without stretching, in geometry1
  17. generate gradually1
    • We must develop more potential customers1
    • develop a market for the new mobile phone1
  18. work out1
    • We have developed a new theory of evolution1
  19. make something new, such as a product or a mental or artistic creation1
    • Her company developed a new kind of building material that withstands all kinds of weather1
    • They developed a new technique1
  20. make visible by means of chemical solutions1
    • Please develop this roll of film for me1
  21. come into existence; take on form or shape1

Wiktionary Translations for develop:

  1. to bring out photographic images
  2. to create
  3. to progress through stages
  4. to progress
  1. iets ~ een aanwezige aanleg tot bloei brengen
  2. zich ~ tot geleidelijk iets worden
  3. een film ~ het latente beeld van een belicht fotografisch materiaal chemisch zichtbaar maken
  4. ontwerpen en uitvoeren op basis van onderzoek

Cross Translation:
develop ontplooien; ontluiken entfaltenübertragen: sich entwickeln, sich zeigen
develop ontwikkelen entwickelnallgemein: sich etwas ausdenken, planen
develop uit elkaar halen; ontplooien; ontwarren; ontwikkelen dérouler — Traductions à trier suivant le sens
develop ontwikkelen; openbaren; afwikkelen; ontrollen; uitrollen; doen groeien; laten groeien; beduiden; duidelijk maken; uitleggen; verhelderen; verklaren; ontplooien; ontwarren développerdégager une chose de ce qui l’envelopper.

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