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W, v.; W., Weit; W. I., West-Indies; W. I... western longitude; W«»»!., widow; w. g., was Rigned; W. v. K., Commercial Code.

Waadbanr, bv. fordable.

Wanp. v. balunce (— weegschaal}, weigh (-ing) -houae, Public Scales; — «Irager. — werker, porter, carrier; -gehl, —loon. weigher'a fee, weighage; —gewicht, weiirht of the weighing-house; —meester, public weigher, inspector of the weitrhinghouse; —schaal, balance, acale, hazard, venture; In de — «tellen, to risk, to set at stake, to stake (on), to expose oneself to danger.

Waag hals, m. ndventuror, dare-devil, rasb fellow; — halzery, v. looi bard i ness;—spel, game of hazard, of chance, bazardous game; —•tuk, bazardous undertaking.

Waal en, ov. on. & onp. w. to blow, to wave (a flag); laten —, to hang out (a tlag); waait de wind nlt dien hoek? sits the wind in that quarter; met alle winden —, to side with the majority ; liet zal er — (flg), they will come to blows tbere; zlcli met een waaier —, to fan oneself; liet zal hem wel door het hoofd —, he will forget all about it, no doubt; hard —, to blow great guns; Je deedt heter, hem to lateu —, you had better leave hint to bis fate-, ztfn hoed woei hem van 't hoofd, hls bat was blown off hls head ; —er, m. blower, fan; —been, fan-stick ; —ervormig, bv. far-like (—ehaped); —erwiel.overhung paddle-wheel.

Waak, v. watch; —hond, watchdog, farmdog; —toren, watcb-tower; —ach, bv. zie Waakzaamt —«ter, v. watch, nurse; — zaam, bv. & bw. watch ful (-ly), vigilant (-ly); —zaaniheid, v. watchfulness, vigilance.

Waal, v. inner harbour, bas in; depth, gulf; —redders, dock-coinmissioners.

Waalwortel, m. great comfrey, adder's wort (plant).

Waan, m. tbought, belief, fancy; in den — brengeu, to make believe; uit den — helpen, to undeceive: —wijs, presumptuous, self-conceited; —w(Jslieid, presumption, selfconceit; —zin, mudness, frenzy; —zinnig, mad, frantic; een —zinnige, a maniac, a luaatic, a madman.

Waar, v. ware, commodity, staff.

Waar, bv. true, bw. truly; voor — aannemen wat nog bewezen moet worden, to beg the question; let» — maken, to prove it, to make good, to verlfy ; zoo — (-» waarachtig!), for a wonder! to be aure! «lat is Je ware! that's the thing! — the cheese! that's the ticket; Ik hond het voor —, I take it for granted, I liold it true.

Waar, bw. where; —aan, bw. whereat, whereon, to which (whatj; —achter, bw. behind what, • which.

Waar aehtlg, bv. & bw. tr*e, truly, certaia (-ly); —held. v. truth, veracity; de —held komt alt|)d aan 't licht, murder will out; iemand de —held zeggen (flg.), to read one a lecture ; de —achtige —held, gospel truth.

Waarb(f, bw. whereat, wliereby.

Waarborg, m. security, guaruntee, caution, bail; —fonds, guarantee-lund; —kapitaal, reserve-fund; —maatschappij, innurance company; —en, ov. w. to guarantee, to warrant.

Waarboven, bw. above what, - which.

Waard, in. host, landlord, inn-keeper, drained lake, inland, drake (male duck; Xed. Woerd); zoo de — is vertrouwt hy z(|ne gasten, ill-doers are ill deemers; buiten den — rekeneu, to reckon without the host.

Waard, bv. de&r, worthy; —, bw. worth ; het Is niet de moeite —, it is not worth while ; het sop is de kool niet —, the game is not worth the candle; geen zier —, not worth a rush, a straw etc.; hij was hem niet —, be was not worthy of liim.

Waarde, v. worth, value; onder de — verknopen, to undersell; veel — hechten aan, to attach tnuch value to; van —, of value, valid; van nul en geene —, null and void; de aangegeven —, the value declared; ter — van, to the value of; in — ontvangen, for value received; —- genoten, value received ; zedelijke —, moral worth; veel — hechten, to set great store by; to attach much value to; to set value on; — in rekening, value in account, aa accounted ; iemand in — houden, to hold a person dear; to value one; —vermindering, depreciation (of gold, silver etc.); dingen vau —, valuables; objects of value.

Waardeer baar. bv. valuable; —der, m. — «ter, v. appraiser; —en, ov. w. to value, to appraise; te hoog —en, to overvalue; te laag —en, to undervalue ; —Ing, v. valuation, estimation.

Waargeld, o. press-money; —er, m. city-militia-man.

Waardig, bv. St bw. worthy (-ily); — z(fn, to be worthy of, to deserve; —heid, v. worthineas, dignity.

Waardty, v. worth, value.

Waardyn, m. warden.

Waard lu, v. hostess, land lady.

Waardoor, bw. whereby, by which.

Waardschap, o. innkeeper's trade.

Waargeest, m. haunting spirit.

Waarheen, bw. whither, where, to what place.

Waarheid, y. truth; — llevend,truth-loving,

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