Engelse uitdrukkingen

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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.

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give and take

geven en nemen

where there is give and take, people make concessions in order to get things they want

give as good as you get

van jetje geven

if you give as good as you get, you are prepared to fight for what you believe

give head

pijpen

giving head is the same as a blow job

give in

inleveren

the projects have to be given in three weeks before end of term

give in

opgeven

I couldn't finish the crossword so I gave in and looked at the answers

give it some stick

je best doen

(uk) if you give something some stick, you put a lot of effort into it

give me a hand

help eens

if someone gives you a hand, they help you

give me five

groeten

if someone says this, they want to hit your open hand against theirs as a way of greeting

give off

uitstoten

the police stopped the van because it was giving off a lot of smoke

give out

ermee ophouden

i'd been having trouble with my laptop and it finally gave out yesterday

give out

uitdelen

somebody was giving out leaflets in front of the station

give someone a fat lip

iemand op z'n bek slaan

a hit on the lip, an injured lip