Detailed Translations for operate from English to Dutch


to operate verb (operates, operated, operating)

  1. to operate (proceed; work)
    werken; opereren; manipuleren; te werk gaan; procederen; optreden; handelen; leven
    • werken verb (werk, werkt, werkte, werkten, gewerkt)
    • opereren verb (opereer, opereert, opereerde, opereerden, geopereerd)
    • te werk gaan verb (ga te werk, gaat te werk, ging te werk, gingen te werk, te werk gegaan)
    • procederen verb (procedeer, procedeert, procedeerde, procedeerden, geprocedeerd)
    • optreden verb (treed op, treedt op, trad op, traden op, opgetreden)
    • handelen verb (handel, handelt, handelde, handelden, gehandeld)
    • leven verb (leef, leeft, leefde, leefden, geleefd)
  2. to operate (serve; attend to)
    bedienen; knoppen bedienen
  3. to operate (drive; ride)
    rijden; karren
    • rijden verb (rijd, rijdt, reed, reden, gereden)
    • karren verb (kar, kart, karde, karden, gekard)

Conjugations for operate:

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

operate [the ~] noun

  1. the operate (agitating; perform; work)
    ageren; handelen

Translation Matrix for operate:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
ageren agitating; operate; perform; work
handelen agitating; operate; perform; work
leven bedlam; being; clamor; clamour; commotion; din; existence; hubbub; hullabaloo; life; noise; pandemonium; path of life; racket; tumult; tumultuousness; uproar
optreden bearing; behavior; behaviour; conduct; demeanor; demeanour; deportment; way of behaving
rijden drive
werken action; functioning; operation; working
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
ageren act; agitate; deal; deal with
bedienen attend to; operate; serve attend to; serve; serve out
handelen operate; proceed; work accomplish; act; agitate; carry on a business; deal; deal with; do; trade
karren drive; operate; ride cart; trundle; wheel
knoppen bedienen attend to; operate; serve
leven operate; proceed; work be established; exist; have one's seat; live; lodge; reside; stay
manipuleren operate; proceed; work control; keep in line; manipulate
opereren operate; proceed; work
optreden operate; proceed; work act; perform
procederen operate; proceed; work
rijden drive; operate; ride
te werk gaan operate; proceed; work
werken operate; proceed; work do; labor; labour; work
- control; engage; function; go; lock; maneuver; manoeuver; manoeuvre; mesh; operate on; run; work

Related Words for "operate":

Synonyms for "operate":

Antonyms for "operate":

Related Definitions for "operate":

  1. perform surgery on1
    • The doctors operated on the patient but failed to save his life1
  2. happen1
  3. perform a movement in military or naval tactics in order to secure an advantage in attack or defense1
  4. handle and cause to function1
    • do not operate machinery after imbibing alcohol1
  5. keep engaged1
  6. perform as expected when applied1
  7. direct or control; projects, businesses, etc.1
    • She is running a relief operation in the Sudan1

Wiktionary Translations for operate:

  1. -
  1. ~ als een bepaalde functie vervullen
  2. aan een chirurgische ingreep onderwerpen
  3. acties uitvoeren, optreden
  4. zorgen dat [een toestel] de gewenste taken uitvoert.
  5. veroorzaken

Cross Translation:
operate functioneren; het doen; in zijn werk gaan; werken fonctionneraccomplir sa fonction, en parlant d’un mécanisme, d’un organe, etc.
operate opereren; maken; aanmaken; bedrijven; doen; uitbrengen; uitrichten; uitvoeren; effect sorteren; uitwerking hebben; werken; uitwerken; ageren; bezig zijn; handelen; optreden; te werk gaan opéreraccomplir une œuvre, produire un effet.

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