English Norsk
one /oʊn/, /wan/, /wɒn/, /wʌn/ ett
turn on
  • (transitive) to activate an appliance, light, mechanism, functionality etc.
skru på
slå på
no one /ˈnoʊ ˌwʌn/, /ˈnəʊ wʌn/
  • not even a single person
ingen
hit on
  • to approach somebody seeking love, sex, etc.
sjekke
hard-on /ˈhɑɹdɑn/
  • erection of the penis
stå {m}
ståpikk
walk-on
  • actor with a small part
statist
walk-on ekstra
on board
  • on or in a means of transportation
om bord
off and on
  • intermittently
av og til
blow one's nose
  • to expel mucus from nose
snyte
one another
  • idiomatic, reciprocal pronoun
hverandre
one-way street
  • road in which traffic is only allowed to proceed in one direction
enveiskjøring {f}
put on
  • to don clothing
plante
one of these days
  • one day
en vakker dag
go on
  • continue
fortsette
go on
  • happen
mangle
go on
  • travel by
ta
under one's breath
  • softly
stille
break one's fast
  • archaic: to eat breakfast
spise
one-dimensional
  • figuratively, lacking depth or believability
  • having length, but no width, height or depth
endimensjonal
on hand
  • available
hands {m}
on air
  • transmitting live
direkte
play on words
  • pun or similar humorous use of language
ordspill {m}
that one
  • specified object
den
twenty-one /ˌtwɛntiˈwɒn/, /ˌtwɛntiˈwʌn/, /ˌtwʌntiˈwʌn/
  • cardinal number
tjueen
tjueén
on purpose
  • purposely, with intention
med vilje
med overlegg
on the other hand
  • from another point of view
på den annen side
one day
  • at unspecified time in the future
en dag
knock on wood /ˌnɑk ɑn ˈwʊd/, /ˌnɒk ɒn ˈwʊd/
  • to take a customary action to ward off misfortune
banke i bordet
pick one's nose
  • insert a finger into one's nostril
plukke nesen
knock on wood /ˌnɑk ɑn ˈwʊd/, /ˌnɒk ɒn ˈwʊd/
  • hopefully; used when undertaking such a customary action
bank i bordet
on account of
  • because of, owing to
av hensyn til
look down on
  • to regard or treat as inferior
rakke ned på
se ned på
on earth
  • expletive giving emphasis after interrogative word
i all verden
on sale
  • available for purchase
til salgs
shame on you
  • expression of disapproval
skam deg
one moment, please
  • one moment please
et øyeblikk, takk
one-off
  • occurring once; one-time
engangs-
enkelt-
clear one's throat
  • forcibly expulsing air from one's lungs
kremte
rømme
ace up one's sleeve
  • a surprise of which others are not aware
ess i ermet
loved one
  • very close friend or family member
kjære
hanger-on
  • Someone who hangs on, or sticks
påheng
icing on the cake
  • something that intensifies the appreciation of something else
prikken over i'en
what's on your mind
  • what is bothering you?
hva har du på hjertet
one-child policy
  • a policy of population control
ettbarnspolitikk
bite one's tongue
  • prevent oneself from uttering a word
hvis du ikke har noe hyggelig å si, si ingen ting
in on
  • Part of or privy to
gjøre kjent med
med på
stumble on
  • to come across by accident; to discover by accident
snuble over
cross one's fingers
  • do this or a similar gesture to wish for good luck
krysse fingrene
burn one's bridges
  • burn one's bridges
brenne alle broer
hold one's breath
  • to hold one's breath
  • to wait
holde pusten
bide one's time
  • to wait, especially for a suitable opportunity
se tiden an
head-on collision
  • front end collision involving two vehicles
frontkollisjon
set on fire
  • cause to begin to burn
antenne
one hundred and one
  • one hundred plus one
hundreogen
one hundred one
  • 101
hundreogen
from now on
  • from now, indefinitely
fra nå av
keep one's cool
  • to remain composed, calm
ha is i magen
on the contrary
  • opposite
tvert imot
one-eyed
  • having only a single eye
enøyd
take on
  • To assume responsibility for
  • To begin to have or exhibit
befatte seg med
one-way ticket
  • a ticket granting permission to travel to a place but not back
enkeltbillett
on sight
  • immediately when sighted
  • when it comes to one's attention
uendra
cuff on the ear
  • smack on the side of the head
lusing
carry on /ˈkæɹi ˈɑn/ fortsetja
carry on /ˈkæɹi ˈɑn/
  • to take baggage or luggage onto an airplane, rather than check it
ta
one's /wʌns/, /wʌnz/
  • belonging to one
si
egg on
  • provoke
dytte
come on /ˈkʌm ˌɔn/, /ˈkʌm ˌɔːn/
  • hurry up
skynde
hang on
  • to keep; to store something for someone
holde
harp on
  • to continue to bring up a point of contention
mase
one-way
  • allowing travel in only one direction
enkel
oneness
  • state of being undivided
einskap
tell on
  • to tell someone that someone else has done something wrong
sladre
cheat on
  • be unfaithful to
bedra
latch on
  • to grasp; to understand
forstå
let in on
  • tell someone a secret
gi beskjed til noen
one-sided
  • with one competitor dominant over the other
ujevn
one-sided
  • partial or biased in favour of one faction
unilateral
switch on
  • to turn a switch to the "on" position
sette på
little one
  • term of endearment
liten
on the dot
  • exactly
batteri
hole in one
  • in golf
spiker {m}
on one's way
  • leaving
dra bort
on the loose
  • not in captivity
løs
on the button
  • precisely
batteri
on the street
  • without a home
hjemløs
put on weight
  • to become heavier
ankomme
cast one's vote
  • to vote
stemme
comb one's hair
  • to straighten one's hair with a comb
kjemme
corn on the cob
  • cooked ears of corn
maiskolbe
fly on the wall
  • quiet, non-participating or unseen observer
tannfe
of one's choice
  • that one has chosen, or wishes to choose
valg {n}
put the make on
  • pursue with romantic interest
friste
one-armed bandit
  • gaming machine
enarmet banditt
take one's leave
  • say goodbye
si adjø
burn one's fingers
  • harm oneself
skyte seg i foten
call on the carpet
  • reprimand
bebreide
in one's own right
  • as a consequence of one's own skill, qualification or state
selvstendig
make up one's mind
  • to decide, to reach a conclusion
bestemme
Wiktionary Links