Engelse uitdrukkingen

Click for London on Instagram

Op deze pagina kun je ruim 3000 Engelse uitdrukkingen, spreekwoorden en gezegden opzoeken, met een verklaring in het Nederlands. Zoekopdrachten die geen resultaat opleveren worden opgeslagen, zodat we ons bestand kunnen aanvullen.

zoek een uitdrukking:

 

in dribs and drabs

druppelsgewijs

if people arrive in dribs and drabs, they come in small groups

in droves

in hordes

when things happen in droves, a lot happens at the same time or very quickly

in for a penny, in for a pound

wie a zegt moet ook b zeggen

you might as well go the whole way and take all the risks, not just some

in full swing

in volle gang

if things are in full swing, they go really well

in high spirits

in hogere sferen

if someone is in high spirits, they are in a very good mood

in hot water

in de problemen zitten

if you are in hot water, you are in serious trouble

in light of

vanwege

in light of' is similar to 'due to'

in my book

volgens mij

this means 'in my opinion'

in no particular order

in willekeurige volgorde

in random order, not arranged in a special order

in one ear and out the other

het ene oor in en het andere oor uit

when you forget something as soon as you've heard it

in over your head

tot over je oren

when you are very much involved and it may end up in a mess

in perfect form

in perfecte vorm

when something is as it ought to be