Detailed Translations for operation from English to Dutch


operation [the ~] noun

  1. the operation (working; action)
    de werking; het werken
  2. the operation (execution)
    de operatie; de verrichting
  3. the operation
    – A specific action carried out by a computer in the process of executing a program. 1
    de bewerking
  4. the operation
    – A specific task in the manufacturing process. 1
    de bewerking

Translation Matrix for operation:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
bewerking operation edit; edition; new edition; operating; reprint; revision; rewrite
operatie execution; operation medical surgery; surgery
verrichting execution; operation achievement; medical surgery; performance
werken action; operation; working functioning; working
werking action; operation; working
- cognitive operation; cognitive process; functioning; mathematical operation; mathematical process; mental process; military operation; performance; procedure; process; surgery; surgical operation; surgical procedure; surgical process
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
werken do; labor; labour; operate; proceed; work
Not SpecifiedRelated TranslationsOther Translations
bewerking verb
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- surgical operation

Related Words for "operation":

Synonyms for "operation":

Related Definitions for "operation":

  1. the activity of operating something (a machine or business etc.)2
    • her smooth operation of the vehicle gave us a surprisingly comfortable ride2
  2. a planned activity involving many people performing various actions2
    • they organized a rescue operation2
    • the biggest police operation in French history2
    • running a restaurant is quite an operation2
    • consolidate the companies various operations2
  3. a process or series of acts especially of a practical or mechanical nature involved in a particular form of work2
    • the operations in building a house2
    • certain machine tool operations2
  4. a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body2
    • they will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available2
  5. (mathematics) calculation by mathematical methods2
    • they were learning the basic operations of arithmetic2
  6. activity by a military or naval force (as a maneuver or campaign)2
    • it was a joint operation of the navy and air force2
  7. a business especially one run on a large scale2
    • a large-scale farming operation2
    • a multinational operation2
    • they paid taxes on every stage of the operation2
    • they had to consolidate their operations2
  8. (psychology) the performance of some composite cognitive activity; an operation that affects mental contents2
  9. (computer science) data processing in which the result is completely specified by a rule (especially the processing that results from a single instruction)2
    • it can perform millions of operations per second2
  10. process or manner of functioning or operating2
    • the power of its engine determines its operation2
    • the plane's operation in high winds2
  11. the state of being in effect or being operative2
    • that rule is no longer in operation2
  12. In mathematics, an action performed on a set of entities that produces a new entity. Examples of mathematical operations are addition and subtraction.1
  13. A specific action carried out by a computer in the process of executing a program.1
  14. A specific task in the manufacturing process.1
  15. A request or request-response pairing on a port that is associated with either a send or receive action.1

Wiktionary Translations for operation:

  1. method by which a device performs its function
  2. military campaign
  1. een verandering om iets voor een bepaald doel geschikt te maken
  2. een chirurgische ingreep
  3. een bewerking op een object

Cross Translation:
operation bewerking; operatie; ingreep opérationaction d’opérer.

operation form of operate:

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 on2
    • The doctors operated on the patient but failed to save his life2
  2. happen2
  3. perform a movement in military or naval tactics in order to secure an advantage in attack or defense2
  4. handle and cause to function2
    • do not operate machinery after imbibing alcohol2
  5. keep engaged2
  6. perform as expected when applied2
  7. direct or control; projects, businesses, etc.2
    • She is running a relief operation in the Sudan2

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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