Detailed Translations for span from English to Dutch


to span verb (spans, spanned, spanning)

  1. to span (bind tightly)
    omspannen; overspannen; met gespannen voorwerp omsluiten

Conjugations for span:

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

span [the ~] noun

  1. the span (width)
    de spanwijdte
  2. the span (width)

Translation Matrix for span:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
spanbreedte span; width
spanwijdte span; width
- bridge; straddle
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
met gespannen voorwerp omsluiten bind tightly; span
omspannen bind tightly; span enclose with the hands
overspannen bind tightly; span
- cross; sweep; traverse
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
overspannen exaggerated; overwrought; stressed
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- cover over; embrace; extend over; range over; stretch over

Related Words for "span":

  • spans

Synonyms for "span":

Related Definitions for "span":

  1. the act of sitting or standing astride1
  2. a structure that allows people or vehicles to cross an obstacle such as a river or canal or railway etc.1
  3. the distance or interval between two points1
  4. a unit of length based on the width of the expanded human hand (usually taken as 9 inches)1
  5. the complete duration of something1
    • the job was finished in the span of an hour1
  6. to cover or extend over an area or time period1
    • The parking lot spans 3 acres1
    • The novel spans three centuries1

Wiktionary Translations for span:

  1. ergens overheen spannen
  2. onder trekkracht brengen

Cross Translation:
span spannen; bespannen; inspannen; tuigen; optuigen; voorspannen attelerattacher des bêtes de trait à une voiture, à une charrue, etc.

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