Definitions for Dutch
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Dutch.
Dutch, Dutch peoplenoun
the people of the Netherlands
"the Dutch are famous for their tulips"
the West Germanic language of the Netherlands
of or relating to the Netherlands or its people or culture
"Dutch painting"; "Dutch painters"
Pertaining to the Dutch, the Germans, and the Goths; Germanic, Teutonic.
Of or pertaining to the Netherlands, the Dutch people or the Dutch language.
In a shared manner; of a shared expense.
The main language of the Netherlands and Flanders (i.e., the northern half of Belgium).
The people from the Netherlands.
The main language of the Holy Roman Empire (Germany, Austria, Alsace, Luxembourg)
Etymology: Short for duchess
pertaining to Holland, or to its inhabitants
the people of Holland; Dutchmen
the language spoken in Holland
Etymology: [D. duitsch German; or G. deutsch, orig., popular, national, OD. dietsc, MHG. diutsch, tiutsch, OHG. diutisk, fr. diot, diota, a people, a nation; akin to AS. ped, OS. thiod, thioda, Goth. piuda; cf. Lith. tauta land, OIr. tuath people, Oscan touto. The English have applied the name especially to the Germanic people living nearest them, the Hollanders. Cf. Derrick, Teutonic.]
Dutch is a 1991 American comedy-drama film directed by Peter Faiman and written by John Hughes. The original music score was composed by Alan Silvestri. The film stars Ethan Embry, Ed O'Neill and JoBeth Williams with a cameo appearance by golfer great Arnold Palmer. O' Neill and Embry would work together again over a decade later in the 2003 version of the series Dragnet. Ari Meyers and E.G. Daily co-starred.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
duch, adj. belonging to Holland or its people—in old writers rather applied to the Germans: heavy, clumsy, as in Dutch-built, -buttocked, &c.—n. Dutch′man, a native of Holland.—Dutch auction, courage, tiles (see Auction, Courage, Tile); Dutch carpet, a mixed material of cotton and wool for floor coverings; Dutch cheese, a small round cheese made on the Continent from skim-milk; Dutch clinkers, a hard brick for paving stables, &c.; Dutch clover, white clover; Dutch concert, a concert in which singers sing their various songs simultaneously, or each one sings a verse of any song he likes between bursts of some familiar chorus; Dutch drops, a balsam, or popular nostrum, of oil of turpentine, tincture of guaiacum, &c.; Dutch liquid, an oily substance obtained by mixing chlorine and olefiant gases—not miscible with water, readily dissolving in ether and alcohol, producing anæsthesia; Dutch metal, sometimes called Dutch gold or Dutch leaf, is an alloy of copper and zinc; Dutch oven (see Oven); Dutch pink (see Pink); Dutch rush, the scouring-rush; Dutch wife, an open frame of rattan or cane used in the Dutch Indies, to rest the limbs upon in bed.—Talk like a Dutch uncle, to rebuke with kindness. [Ger. deutsch, (lit.) belonging to the people—Old High Ger. diutisk, of which -isk = the Eng. suffix -ish, and diut = A.S. theod, Goth. thiuda, a nation. See Teutonic.]
Dictionary of Nautical Terms
Language, or rather gibberish, which cannot be understood by a listener. (See DOUBLE DUTCH.)
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Dutch' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4024
Rank popularity for the word 'Dutch' in Adjectives Frequency: #541
The numerical value of Dutch in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of Dutch in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
There is a huge group of Dutch people who feel that they're not being represented, and this group transcends color, age, gender and cultural background.
For instance, many Dutch people don't understand why Eskimo is an offensive term, but it is, and indigenous people don't like to be called that way, also Lapland [the northern Scandinavian region populated by the Sami people] is an offensive term, but not many people know it.
I hope the Dutch can get over their chagrin and say: 'Yes, we are annoyed with Europe, we are annoyed with this Dutch government, but we will still support Ukraine.
Geert Wilders’s popular, but the Dutch system has a lot of coalitions and not many other parties appear willing to work with Geert Wilders.
Theoretically, a Teva/Allergan generics business combo offers Teva the opportunity to get what it was looking for without having to go through Dutch courts.
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- Hollannin kieliFinnish
- tiếng hà lanVietnamese
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