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    • uitdagende


Detailed Translations for challenging from English to Dutch


challenging [the ~] noun

  1. the challenging (braving; defiance)
    de trotsering

Translation Matrix for challenging:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
trotsering braving; challenging; defiance
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- ambitious; intriguing; thought-provoking

Related Words for "challenging":

Synonyms for "challenging":

Related Definitions for "challenging":

  1. requiring full use of your abilities or resources1
    • performed the most challenging task without a mistake1
  2. disturbingly provocative1
  3. stimulating interest or thought1
    • a challenging hypothesis1

Wiktionary Translations for challenging:

  1. niet te onderschatten

Cross Translation:
challenging moeilijk; moeitevol; moeizaam; zuur; zwaar; arbeidzaam; ijverig; nijver; vlijtig; werkzaam; naarstig laborieux — Qui travaille beaucoup, qui aime le travail.
challenging bedroevend; droevig; triest; moeilijk; moeitevol; moeizaam; zuur; zwaar; droef; smartelijk; treurig; deerlijk; pijnlijk; zeer pénible — Qui se fait avec peine, qui donne de la peine, de la fatigue.


challenge [the ~] noun

  1. the challenge
    de uitdaging
  2. the challenge
    de verschoning
  3. the challenge (resistance; control; contest)
    de bestrijding

to challenge verb (challenges, challenged, challenging)

  1. to challenge (contest; dispute; question)
    betwisten; aanvechten; bestrijden
    • betwisten verb (betwist, betwistte, betwistten, betwist)
    • aanvechten verb (vecht aan, vocht aan, vochten aan, aangevochten)
    • bestrijden verb (bestrijd, bestrijdt, bestreed, bestreden, bestreden)

Conjugations for challenge:

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

Translation Matrix for challenge:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
aanvechten challenge; contest; dispute; impugn
bestrijden challenge; contest; dispute; impugn
bestrijding challenge; contest; control; resistance repression
betwisten challenge; contest; dispute; impugn
uitdaging challenge
verschoning challenge apology; change of; changing; clean diaper; clean napkin; clean nappy; excuse; forgiveness; forgivingness; grace; justification; mercy; pardon; remission; thinking up a story; vindication; weathering
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
aanvechten challenge; contest; dispute; question
bestrijden challenge; contest; dispute; question battle with; combat; contest; fight; quarrel
betwisten challenge; contest; dispute; question
- dispute; gainsay; take exception

Related Words for "challenge":

Synonyms for "challenge":

Related Definitions for "challenge":

  1. a demand by a sentry for a password or identification1
  2. questioning a statement and demanding an explanation1
    • his challenge of the assumption that Japan is still our enemy1
  3. a formal objection to the selection of a particular person as a juror1
  4. a call to engage in a contest or fight1
  5. a demanding or stimulating situation1
    • they reacted irrationally to the challenge of Russian power1
  6. raise a formal objection in a court of law1
  7. ask for identification1
    • The illegal immigrant was challenged by the border guard1
  8. issue a challenge to1
    • Fischer challenged Spassky to a match1
  9. take exception to1
    • She challenged his claims1

Wiktionary Translations for challenge:

  1. to dispute something
  2. to make a formal objection to a juror
  3. to dare someone
  4. to invite someone to take part in a competition
  1. -
  2. difficult task
  3. that which encourages someone to do something they otherwise would not
  1. iemand met woord of daad tot actie prikkelen
  2. juridisch
  1. een taak die moeilijk te verwezenlijken valt

Cross Translation:
challenge uitdaging Herausforderung — eine Aufgabe oder Arbeit, die sehr anspruchsvoll ist
challenge aanvechten; bestrijden; betwisten; tegenspreken contester — Mettre en discussion ce que quelqu’un revendique.
challenge aanvechten; bestrijden; betwisten; tegenspreken disputer — Être en discussion plus ou moins vif à propos d’opinions, d’intérêts.
challenge uitdaging défiaction de défier.
challenge provoceren; tarten; tergen; uitdagen; uitlokken; uittarten provoquerinciter, exciter.