Detailed Translations for occupation from English to Dutch


occupation [the ~] noun

  1. the occupation (taking possession)
    de bezetting
  2. the occupation (work; profession; employment; job)
    het beroep; het werk; het vak
  3. the occupation (activity; pursuit; work)
    de bezigheid
  4. the occupation (habitation)
    de bewoning
  5. the occupation (business; employment)
    de handel; de zaak; het winkelbedrijf; de nering; kleine onderneming; het bedrijf
  6. the occupation (taking possession of)
    inbezitname; de inbezitneming

Translation Matrix for occupation:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
bedrijf business; employment; occupation business; business activity; commercial enterprise; company; concern; cooperation; corporation; enterprise; firm; house; industry; partnership; shop; trading company; trading partnership; venture
beroep employment; job; occupation; profession; work profession
bewoning habitation; occupation
bezetting occupation; taking possession
bezigheid activity; occupation; pursuit; work action; activity; bustle; diligence; hobby; industry; job; pastime; work; zeal
handel business; employment; occupation business; commerce; commodity; dealing; goods trade; grip; market; market place; merchandise; trade; trading; trafficking
inbezitname occupation; taking possession of
inbezitneming occupation; taking possession of
kleine onderneming business; employment; occupation
nering business; employment; occupation business; commerce; commodity; dealing; merchandise; trade; trading; trafficking
vak employment; job; occupation; profession; work compartment; craft; freezer; freezing compartment; job; metier; métier; profession; work
werk employment; job; occupation; profession; work collected works; job; masterpiece; masterwork; oeuvre; wagework; work; works
winkelbedrijf business; employment; occupation
zaak business; employment; occupation affair; article; bargain; business; business enterprise; case; commercial enterprise; company; concern; deal; enterprise; firm; gadget; good; industry; issue; item; matter; object; point of discussion; question; shop; thing; transaction
- business; job; line; line of work; military control; moving in; occupancy
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- labor; labour; preoccupation

Related Words for "occupation":

  • reoccupation

Synonyms for "occupation":

Related Definitions for "occupation":

  1. the act of occupying or taking possession of a building1
    • occupation of a building without a certificate of occupancy is illegal1
  2. the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money1
  3. any activity that occupies a person's attention1
    • he missed the bell in his occupation with the computer game1
  4. the control of a country by military forces of a foreign power1
  5. the period of time during which a place or position or nation is occupied1
    • during the German occupation of Paris1

Wiktionary Translations for occupation:

  1. control of a country or region by a hostile army
  2. activity or task with which one occupies oneself
  1. toestand waarbij het grondgebied van een land wordt bestuurd door een ander land
  2. arbeid, bezigheid, karwei, werk, betrekking
  3. beroep

Cross Translation:
occupation bezetting BesatzungMilitär: Besetzung oder Okkupation eines fremden Gebietes
occupation tewerkstelling Beschäftigung — eine Tätigkeit
occupation ambacht; beroep; handwerk; vak métierprofession.
occupation beroep; bedrijf; broodwinning; professie professiondéclaration public d’un sentiment habituel.

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