Detailed Translations for primer from English to Dutch


primer [the ~] noun

  1. the primer (priming coat; undercoat; first coat)
    de grondverf; de grondlaag; eerste laag verf

Translation Matrix for primer:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
eerste laag verf first coat; primer; priming coat; undercoat
grondlaag first coat; primer; priming coat; undercoat first layer; foundation; priming coat; undercoat
grondverf first coat; primer; priming coat; undercoat
- flat coat; fuse; fusee; fuze; fuzee; ground; primer coat; priming; priming coat; undercoat

Related Words for "primer":

  • primers

Synonyms for "primer":

Related Definitions for "primer":

  1. the first or preliminary coat of paint or size applied to a surface1
  2. any igniter that is used to initiate the burning of a propellant1
  3. an introductory textbook1

Wiktionary Translations for primer:

  1. elementary textbook
  2. children's reading and spelling primer, used to teach the alphabet
  1. grondverf
  2. verf voor eerste verflaag
  3. een boek met teksten, meestal om kinderen te leren lezen

primer form of prime:

prime [the ~] noun

  1. the prime (point of interest; accent; central point; )
    het aandachtspunt
  2. the prime (very best; choicest)
    allerbeste; het puikje

to prime verb (primes, primed, priming)

  1. to prime (undercoat)
    gronden; grondverven
    • gronden verb (grond, grondt, grondde, grondden, gegrond)
    • grondverven verb (verf grond, verft grond, verfde grond, verfden grond, grondgeverfd)

Conjugations for prime:

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

Translation Matrix for prime:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
aandachtspunt accent; center; central point; centre; hub; point of interest; prime
allerbeste choicest; prime; very best
puikje choicest; prime; very best
- bloom; blossom; efflorescence; flower; flush; heyday; peak; prime of life; prime quantity
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
gronden prime; undercoat earthen; ground; lay the foundations
grondverven prime; undercoat
- ground; undercoat
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- choice; meridian; premier; prise; prize; quality; select
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- choice; first-class; first-rate

Related Words for "prime":

  • primeness, priming, primes

Synonyms for "prime":

Related Definitions for "prime":

  1. first in rank or degree1
    • the prime minister1
  2. used of the first or originating agent1
    • prime mover1
  3. being at the best stage of development1
    • our manhood's prime vigor1
  4. of superior grade1
    • prime beef1
  5. of or relating to or being an integer that cannot be factored into other integers1
    • prime number1
  6. a number that has no factor but itself and 11
  7. the time of maturity when power and vigor are greatest1
  8. the second canonical hour; about 6 a.m.1
  9. the period of greatest prosperity or productivity1
  10. insert a primer into (a gun, mine, or charge) preparatory to detonation or firing1
    • prime a cannon1
    • prime a mine1
  11. fill with priming liquid1
    • prime a car engine1
  12. cover with a primer; apply a primer to1

Wiktionary Translations for prime:

  1. first in time, order, or sequence
  2. first in excellence, quality, or value
  3. mathematics: having no factors except itself and unity
  4. first in importance, degree, or rank
  1. music: first note or tone of a musical scale
  2. algebra: prime element of a mathematical structure
  1. to apply a coat of primer paint to
  1. het in de grondverf zetten

Cross Translation:
prime eerste premieradjectif numéral ordinal correspondre au nombre 1.