Detailed Translations for ground from English to Dutch


to ground verb (grounds, grounded, grounding)

  1. to ground (lay the foundations of; found; base)
    onderbouwen; funderen; onderheien
    • onderbouwen verb (onderbouw, onderbouwt, onderbouwde, onderbouwden, onderbouwd)
    • funderen verb (fundeer, fundeert, fundeerde, fundeerden, gefundeerd)
    • onderheien verb
  2. to ground (found; establish; raise; lay the foundations; tune)
    oprichten; stichten; instellen; invoeren
    • oprichten verb (richt op, richtte op, richtten op, opgericht)
    • stichten verb (sticht, stichtte, stichtten, gesticht)
    • instellen verb (stel in, stelt in, stelde in, stelden in, ingesteld)
    • invoeren verb (voer in, voert in, voerde in, voerden in, ingevoerd)
  3. to ground (earthen)
    aarden; gronden
    • aarden verb (aard, aardt, aardde, aardden, geaard)
    • gronden verb (grond, grondt, grondde, grondden, gegrond)
  4. to ground (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)
  5. to ground (hammer; bang; drum; spike)
    hameren; kloppen met een hamer

Conjugations for ground:

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

ground [the ~] noun

  1. the ground (earth's crust; earth)
    de grond; de bodem; de aardkorst; de aarde
  2. the ground (soil)
    bodemoppervlak; de bodem; de grond
  3. the ground (lot; parcel; building site; site; plot)
    het gebied; het perceel; de kavel; het terrein; het bouwterrein
  4. the ground (crunched)
    de gemalen; vermalen
  5. the ground (floor; bottom; base)
    de grond; de vloer
  6. the ground (consideration; deliberation; reflexion)
    de overweging; de afweging; de overdenking

Translation Matrix for ground:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
aarde earth; earth's crust; ground earth; globe; world
aardkorst earth; earth's crust; ground
afweging consideration; deliberation; ground; reflexion
bodem earth; earth's crust; ground; soil bed; bottom
bodemoppervlak ground; soil surface
bouwterrein building site; ground; lot; parcel; plot; site building plot; building site; construction site
gebied building site; ground; lot; parcel; plot; site area; county; department; district; domain; dominion; extent; navigation place; part of the country; place; province; region; sphere; territory; zone
gemalen crunched; ground
grond base; bottom; earth; earth's crust; floor; ground; soil arable; arable land; basic assumption; basic principle; basis; farming land; farmland; field; fundamental idea; starting point
instellen adjusting; calibration; gauging; tuning
kavel building site; ground; lot; parcel; plot; site
overdenking consideration; deliberation; ground; reflexion contemplation; meditation; pondering; reflection; thought
overweging consideration; deliberation; ground; reflexion
perceel building site; ground; lot; parcel; plot; site building; house; plot; premises; residence
terrein building site; ground; lot; parcel; plot; site area; department; district; domain; dominion; region; sphere; territory; zone
vermalen crunched; ground
vloer base; bottom; floor; ground
- background; basis; dry land; earth; flat coat; footing; land; primer; primer coat; priming; priming coat; reason; soil; solid ground; terra firma; undercoat
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
aarden earthen; ground earth; get used to; grow accustomed to; settle down
funderen base; found; ground; lay the foundations of base; lay the foundations
gronden earthen; ground lay the foundations; prime; undercoat
hameren bang; drum; ground; hammer; spike bang; hammer; harp; keep repeating; thump
instellen establish; found; ground; lay the foundations; raise; tune adjust
invoeren establish; found; ground; lay the foundations; raise; tune enter; import
kloppen met een hamer bang; drum; ground; hammer; spike
koloniseren colonise; colonize; develop; establish; explore; found; ground; lay the foundations; open up; prospect; scan; settle
onderbouwen base; found; ground; lay the foundations of
onderheien base; found; ground; lay the foundations of
oprichten establish; found; ground; lay the foundations; raise; tune build; erect; establish; raise; set up
settelen colonise; colonize; develop; establish; explore; found; ground; lay the foundations; open up; prospect; scan; settle
stichten establish; found; ground; lay the foundations; raise; tune
vermalen grind
vestigen colonise; colonize; develop; establish; explore; found; ground; lay the foundations; open up; prospect; scan; settle
- anchor; base; establish; found; prime; run aground; strand; undercoat
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- country; land; terrain

Related Words for "ground":

Synonyms for "ground":

Antonyms for "ground":

Related Definitions for "ground":

  1. the first or preliminary coat of paint or size applied to a surface1
  2. (art) the surface (as a wall or canvas) prepared to take the paint for a painting1
  3. a connection between an electrical device and a large conducting body, such as the earth (which is taken to be at zero voltage)1
  4. a relatively homogeneous percept extending back of the figure on which attention is focused1
  5. the part of a scene (or picture) that lies behind objects in the foreground1
  6. a position to be won or defended in battle (or as if in battle)1
    • they gained ground step by step1
    • they fought to regain the lost ground1
  7. a rational motive for a belief or action1
    • the grounds for their declaration1
  8. the solid part of the earth's surface1
    • he dropped the logs on the ground1
  9. material in the top layer of the surface of the earth in which plants can grow (especially with reference to its quality or use)1
  10. a relation that provides the foundation for something1
  11. the loose soft material that makes up a large part of the land surface1
  12. use as a basis for; found on1
  13. instruct someone in the fundamentals of a subject1
  14. connect to a ground1
    • ground the electrical connections for safety reasons1
  15. fix firmly and stably1
  16. cover with a primer; apply a primer to1
  17. hit onto the ground1
  18. hit a groundball1
    • he grounded to the second baseman1
  19. throw to the ground in order to stop play and avoid being tackled behind the line of scrimmage1
  20. place or put on the ground1
  21. confine or restrict to the ground1
    • After the accident, they grounded the plane and the pilot1
  22. hit or reach the ground1
  23. bring to the ground1
    • the storm grounded the ship1

Wiktionary Translations for ground:

  1. to forbid an aircraft or pilot to fly
  2. to require a child to remain at home
  3. to connect an electrical conductor
  1. electrical point of zero potential
  2. electrical conductor connected to point of zero potential
  3. background, context, framework, surroundings
  4. basis, foundation, groundwork
  5. bottom of a body of water
  6. soil, earth
  7. surface of the Earth
  1. grond of bodem aan de oppervlakte van de aarde waarop de mensen, de dieren en de planten leven
  2. stuk terrein
  3. de stof van het aardoppervlak waarop planten en bomen groeien
  4. het aardoppervlak in algemene zin
  5. basis

Cross Translation:
ground aarde Erdenur Singular: der feste Boden, die Landoberfläche von [3]
ground massa; moker; smeedhamer; smidshamer; voorhamer; boel; drom; hoop; menigte; schare; stapel; tas; troep masseamas de plusieurs parties qui faire corps ensemble.
ground aarde; grond terre — Matériau meuble où poussent les végétaux


to grind verb (grinds, ground, grinding)

  1. to grind
    malen; vermalen; fijnmalen
    • malen verb (maal, maalt, maalde, maalden, gemalen)
    • vermalen verb (vermaal, vermaalt, vermaalde, vermaalden, vermalen)
    • fijnmalen verb
  2. to grind (whet; sharpen; strop)
    slijpen; wetten; aanzetten; scherpen
    • slijpen verb (slijp, slijpt, slijpte, slijpten, geslepen)
    • wetten verb (wet, wette, wetten, gewet)
    • aanzetten verb (zet aan, zette aan, zetten aan, aangezet)
    • scherpen verb (scherp, scherpt, scherpte, scherpten, gescherpt)
  3. to grind (grind off)
    afslijpen; erafslijpen

Conjugations for grind:

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

Translation Matrix for grind:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
aanzetten encouraging; impelling; inciting; stimulation; turning on
slijpen grinding; polishing
vermalen crunched; ground
wetten acts; institutions; laws; rules
- donkeywork; drudgery; dweeb; mill; nerd; plodding; pulverisation; pulverization; swot; wonk
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
aanzetten grind; sharpen; strop; whet activate; bait; connect; drive; encourage; excite; goad; incite; instigate; irritate; light; nettle; put on; start; stimulate; stir up; switch on; turn on; urge; whip up
afslijpen grind; grind off grind off
erafslijpen grind; grind off grind off
fijnmalen grind
malen grind
scherpen grind; sharpen; strop; whet
slijpen grind; sharpen; strop; whet sharpen
vermalen grind
wetten grind; sharpen; strop; whet
- bray; comminute; cranch; craunch; crunch; dig; drudge; fag; grate; labor; labour; mash; moil; toil; travail
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- levigate; pulverise; pulverize

Related Words for "grind":

Synonyms for "grind":

Related Definitions for "grind":

  1. the act of grinding to a powder or dust1
  2. hard monotonous routine work1
  3. the grade of particle fineness to which a substance is ground1
    • a coarse grind of coffee1
  4. an insignificant student who is ridiculed as being affected or boringly studious1
  5. reduce to small pieces or particles by pounding or abrading1
    • grind the spices in a mortar1
  6. make a grating or grinding sound by rubbing together1
  7. press or grind with a crushing noise1
  8. shape or form by grinding1
    • grind lenses for glasses and cameras1
  9. created by grinding1
    • grind designs into the glass bowl1
  10. dance by rotating the pelvis in an erotically suggestive way, often while in contact with one's partner such that the dancers' legs are interlaced1
  11. work hard1

Wiktionary Translations for grind:

  1. a tedious task
  1. to remove material by rubbing with an abrasive surface
  2. to make smaller by breaking with a device
  1. tussen twee harde voorwerpen fijnwrijven
  2. door wrijving met een hard fijnverdeeld poeder het oppervlak van een vast voorwerp spiegelglad maken

Cross Translation:
grind kwellen; malen; vermalen moudre — Mettre en poudre au moyen du moulin.

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