Detailed Translations for search from English to Dutch


search [the ~] noun

  1. the search (scouting expedition; reconnoitering expedition)
    – the activity of looking thoroughly in order to find something or someone 1
    de zoektocht; de speurtocht
  2. the search (frisking)
  3. the search
    de doorzoeking
  4. the search
    de huiszoeking

to search verb (searches, searched, searching)

  1. to search (go through; ransack; rummage)
    • doorzoeken verb (doorzoek, doorzoekt, doorzocht, doorzochten, doorzocht)
  2. to search (examine)
    visiteren; fouilleren
    • visiteren verb (visiteer, visiteert, visiteerde, visiteerden, gevisiteerd)
    • fouilleren verb (fouilleer, fouilleert, fouilleerde, fouilleerden, gefouilleerd)
  3. to search (search thoroughly)
    uitkammen; grondig doorzoeken
    • uitkammen verb (kam uit, kamt uit, kamde uit, kamden uit, uitgekamd)
    • grondig doorzoeken verb (doorzoek grondig, doorzoekt grondig, doorzocht grondig, doorzochten grondig, grondig doorzocht)
  4. to search (browse; nose around; investigate; )
    speuren; neuzen
    • speuren verb (speur, speurt, speurde, speurden, gespeurd)
    • neuzen verb (neus, neust, neusde, neusden, geneusd)
  5. to search (seek; look for)
    – try to locate or discover, or try to establish the existence of 1
    – proberen het of hem te vinden 2
    • zoeken verb (zoek, zoekt, zocht, zochten, gezocht)
      • ik ben mijn armband kwijt, ik heb overal gezocht2
  6. to search
    – To try to locate an object (a file, a folder, a computer, a text). 3
    • zoeken verb (zoek, zoekt, zocht, zochten, gezocht)

Conjugations for search:

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

Translation Matrix for search:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
doorzoeking search
fouilleren frisking; search
huiszoeking search house-search; house-to-house search
speurtocht reconnoitering expedition; scouting expedition; search
zoeken browse; browse for; searching
zoektocht reconnoitering expedition; scouting expedition; search
- hunt; hunting; lookup
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
doorzoeken go through; ransack; rummage; search
fouilleren examine; search
grondig doorzoeken search; search thoroughly
neuzen browse; ferret about; ferret around; hunt; investigate; nose about; nose around; search
speuren browse; ferret about; ferret around; hunt; investigate; nose about; nose around; search inquire; investigate; research; search for; sniff around
uitkammen search; search thoroughly
visiteren examine; search
zoeken look for; search; seek look for; search for; seek
- explore; look; research
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- chase

Related Words for "search":

Synonyms for "search":

Related Definitions for "search":

  1. an investigation seeking answers1
    • a thorough search of the ledgers revealed nothing1
    • the outcome justified the search1
  2. boarding and inspecting a ship on the high seas1
    • right of search1
  3. the activity of looking thoroughly in order to find something or someone1
  4. the examination of alternative hypotheses1
    • his search for a move that would avoid checkmate was unsuccessful1
  5. an operation that determines whether one or more of a set of items has a specified property1
  6. inquire into1
    • He searched for information on his relatives on the web1
  7. try to locate or discover, or try to establish the existence of1
    • The police are searching for clues1
    • They are searching for the missing man in the entire county1
  8. subject to a search1
    • The police searched the suspect1
    • We searched the whole house for the missing keys1
  9. search or seek1
  10. The process of seeking a particular file or specific data. A search is carried out by a program through comparison or calculation to determine whether a match to some pattern exists or whether some other criteria have been met.3
  11. To try to locate an object (a file, a folder, a computer, a text).3

Wiktionary Translations for search:

  1. to look throughout (a place) for something
  2. (followed by "for") to look thoroughly
  1. grondig onderzoeken of zich iets ergens bevindt
  2. proberen te vinden
  1. een reis die men onderneemt op zoek naar iets

Cross Translation:
search zoektocht SucheProzess der Lokalisierung eines gewünschten Objektes; Bemühung darum, etwas Bestimmtes zu finden.
search zoeken suchentransitiv, auch mit nach: sich bemühen, etwas oder jemanden zu finden, das oder der verloren oder versteckt ist
search zoeken; opzoeken; uitkijken; uitzien chercher — Se donner du mouvement, du soin, de la peine pour découvrir quelqu’un ou quelque chose (Sens général)
search exploreren; nagaan; onderzoeken; uitvissen; uitzoeken; vorsen; opgravingen doen fouiller — Traductions à trier suivant le sens
search speurtocht; speurwerk; zoektocht; queeste; onderzoek rechercheaction de rechercher.

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