English-Vietnamese dictionary

Please enter the word or the phrase you need to translate from English into Vietnamese in the search bar above. You may just as well search for a word in Vietnamese as the dictionary works both ways and will strive to find the results you are looking for. Click the "Translate" button to access the result page with all the linguistic and grammatical information, among which you shall find translations, synonyms, usage examples and queries from our language forum.

Browse the English-Vietnamese dictionary by letter

As an alternative way for you to browse our English database, you can access complete lists of words sorted in alphabetical order by clicking on one of the letters below. This feature can be helpful if you would rather have an overview of words with the same etymology, root, etc. For instance, you can have a look at the large number of English words beginning with 'para-' or 'poly-'.

Please see below some of the translations from English to Vietnamese that have been added to the English-Vietnamese dictionary by other users. If you notice any English-Vietnamese translations that you deem erroneous, feel free to edit them, improve them or suggest their removal altogether. Users work together to improve the quality of the English-Vietnamese dictionary.

Upon joining the bab.la language group, you can be part of the English-Vietnamese dictionary content team; anyone can add new words to the English-Vietnamese dictionary to make it more comprehensive and helpful to all the other users! As there are many words and phrases in the English language, the task of building a dictionary is endless and needs constant care in order to remain up-to-date with the latest English terminology created and the latest English colloquial words coined. This is why we work better and faster as a community - each of us has some knowledge to share.
Do not wait any longer and register on bab.la for free to contribute to the English-Vietnamese dictionary. It is fast and easy and will let you collect points for the world ranking. You are attributed points every time you suggest a new English word, verify an English entry or create an English quiz. English-speaking users are also very happy to interact and discuss grammatical matters, as well as cultural topics, on the English-Vietnamese forum.