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Detailed Translations for shallows from English to Dutch


shallows [the ~] noun

  1. the shallows (cliff; reef; rock)
    het rif; de scheer; de klip; uitstekende rots

Translation Matrix for shallows:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
klip cliff; reef; rock; shallows barrier; hindrance; impediment; obstacle
rif cliff; reef; rock; shallows
scheer cliff; reef; rock; shallows
uitstekende rots cliff; reef; rock; shallows

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shallows form of shallow:

shallow [the ~] noun

  1. the shallow (mud flat; the shallows; wad; ford; flat)
    het wad
    • wad [het ~] noun

Translation Matrix for shallow:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
wad flat; ford; mud flat; shallow; the shallows; wad
- shoal
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- shoal
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
doorwaadbaar fordable; shallow
frivool flighty; flippant; frivolous; gay; light-hearted; shallow
hups flighty; flippant; frivolous; gay; light-hearted; shallow
lichtzinnig flighty; flippant; frivolous; gay; light-hearted; shallow audacious; careless; daring; foolhardy; imprudent; inconsiderate; light-headed; overconfident; presumptuous; rash; reckless; temerarious; without thinking
losbandig flighty; flippant; frivolous; gay; light-hearted; shallow lawless; liscencious; obscene; undisciplined; unfettered; ungovernable; unmanageable; unrestrained; unruly; vulgar
ondiep fordable; shallow
oppervlakkig shallow; superficial
wuft flighty; flippant; frivolous; gay; light-hearted; shallow
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- superficial
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
zonder diepgang shallow; superficial without draught

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Related Definitions for "shallow":

  1. lacking physical depth; having little spatial extension downward or inward from an outer surface or backward or outward from a center1
    • shallow water1
    • a shallow dish1
    • a shallow cut1
    • a shallow closet1
    • established a shallow beachhead1
    • hit the ball to shallow left field1
  2. not deep or strong; not affecting one deeply1
    • shallow breathing1
    • a night of shallow fretful sleep1
    • in a shallow trance1
  3. lacking depth of intellect or knowledge; concerned only with what is obvious1
    • shallow people1
    • his arguments seemed shallow and tedious1
  4. a stretch of shallow water1
  5. become shallow1
    • the lake shallowed over time1
  6. make shallow1
    • The silt shallowed the canal1

Wiktionary Translations for shallow:

  1. extending not far downward
  2. concerned mainly with superficial matters
  1. shallow portion of an otherwise deep body of water
  1. niet diep

Cross Translation:
shallow oppervlakkig; vluchtig; licht; ondiep superficiel — Qui n’intéresser que la superficie, qui est uniquement en surface.

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