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weight nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. countable (relative heaviness)gewicht nw het
 Measure the weight of these two objects and tell me which one is heavier.
weight nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. uncountable (heaviness)gewicht nw het
 Its weight was sufficient to hold the door open.
weight nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (block used with scales)gewicht nw het
 Old scales used little weights to balance the goods purchased.
weight nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (influence) (figuurlijk)gewicht nw het
  invloed nw de
 She holds considerable weight in his decision-making.
weight nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. countable (how much a body weighs) (lichaam)gewicht nw het, ont.
 I try to maintain a healthy weight.
weight nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. uncountable (body mass)gewicht nw het, ont.
  kilo's nw mv
 How much weight did you lose after you cut out sugar from your diet?
weight nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. uncountable (body: excess fat)gewicht nw het, ont.
  (informeel)extra kilo's bn+nw mv
 No matter how much I diet, I can't seem to shift this weight.
weight nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. countable (measure of weight)gewicht nw het
 What system of weights and measures do they use in the UK?
weight nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. countable (weight training: dumbbell)gewicht nw het
 He grabbed the thirty-kilogram weights for his chest exercises.
 
Aanvullende vertalingen
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weight nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (heavy element in a mechanism)gewicht nw het
 The weights in this grandfather clock need replacing.
weight nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (paperweight, etc.)houder nw de
  (papier)presse-papier nw de
 The book was used as a weight to hold the door open.
weight nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (burden)last nw de
 Looking after both elderly parents was a heavy weight on her shoulders.
weight nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (significance)belang nw het
 I don't apply any weight to the age of the candidates. The best man will get the job.
weight nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (solemnity)ernst nw de
 The priest spoke at the funeral with great weight and respect.
weight nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (majority)meerderheid, overmacht nw de
 The weight of the majority was so strong that there was no problem passing the legislation.
weight nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (in athletics) (kogelstoten)kogel nw de
 In the shot put, you have to throw the weight as far as possible.
weight nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (category in boxing) (in samenstelling)-gewicht nw het
  gewichtsklasse nw de
 Mohammad Ali boxed in the heavy weight division.
weight nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (statistics: coefficient)aandeel, gewicht nw het
 The analysis shows that income has considerable weight in who buys expensive cars.
weight vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (apply weight to)verzwaren overg.ww
  een gewicht aanbrengen op ww+vz
 We need to weight down the edges of the rug.
weight [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (hold down with a weight)een gewicht leggen op overg.uitdr.
 He weighted down the papers with the book.
weight vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (burden)belasten overg.ww
  beladen overg.ww
 Please don't weight me with all your problems.
weight vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (statistics: apply a coefficient to)compenseren overg.ww
 The numbers were weighted to reflect population density.
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gewicht nw het, ont. (zwaarte, massa)weight nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
vracht nw de (last)load, burden, weight nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
gewicht nw het, ont. (belangrijkheid) (figurative)weight nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  importance nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
gewicht nw het (object m. bepaalde zwaarte)weight nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
lijn nw de (lichaamsomvang)weight, body size nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  figure nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
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Samengestelde woorden:
NederlandsEngels
afslanken onoverg. ww (gewicht verliezen)lose weight vtr + n
afslanken onoverg. ww (kleiner worden)lose weight vtr + n
afvallen onoverg. ww (gewicht verliezen)lose weight vtr + n
ballast nw de (nutteloze last) (figurative)dead wood nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (figurative)dead weight nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
de schouders zetten onder overg. uitdr. figuurlijk (iets actief steunen) (figurative)throw your weight behind v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
in omvang toenemen onoverg. uitdr. (dikker worden)gain weight, put on weight vi + adj
lijnen onoverg. ww (diëten)diet, slim viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  lose weight v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
op de kilo's letten onoverg. uitdr. informeel (op zijn gewicht letten)watch your weight v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
zijn steentje bijdragen onoverg. uitdr. figuurlijk (een bijdrage leveren)do his bit v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  contribute viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  carry his weight v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
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Samengestelde woorden:
EngelsNederlands
dead weight,
also US: deadweight
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
figurative (burden) (figuurlijk)last nw de
dead weight,
also US: deadweight
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(weight of vehicle without a load)tarra nw de, ont.
dead weight,
also US: deadweight
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(DW; fixed weight of structure or equipment)eigengewicht nw het
deadweight,
dead weight,
dead-weight
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
([sth] heavy, motionless)last, ballast nw de
  dood gewicht nw de
gain weight (US),
put on weight (UK)
v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
(get fatter, heavier) (in gewicht)aankomen overg.ww
 Most college students gain weight during their first year of school. I've put on so much weight, my trousers won't do up!
take off weight,
take weight off
v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
(reduce, lose weight)afvallen, afslanken onoverg.ww
 Fred's doctor told him he needed to take off weight.
take-off weight nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (plane's weight at start of journey) (vliegtuig)startgewicht nw het, ont.
 Take-off weight includes the passengers, the baggage, and the fuel.
watch your weight v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." figurative, informal (try not to get fatter) (figuurlijk)je gewicht in de gaten houden, op de kilo's letten frase
 She loves rich food, so she has to be careful and watch her weight.
weightlifter,
weight-lifter,
weight lifter
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(athlete who lifts weights)gewichtheffer nw de
  (vrouwelijk)gewichthefster nw de
 The weightlifter is training for the Olympic Games.
worth its weight in gold adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." figurative (very useful) (figuurlijk)zijn gewicht in goud waard frase
 If you use the internet much, a broadband connection is worth its weight in gold.
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Synoniemen: corpulence, meer...
Collocatie: weight the [results, question], weight [loss, gain, restrictions], weighted to [reflect, represent, adjust], meer...

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