ösa

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ausa, from Proto-Germanic *ausaną.

Verb[edit]

ösa

  1. to scoop (to move a fluid, one scoop at a time), to pour, to serve
    kocken öste upp soppan åt varje gäst
    the cook poured the soup to each guest
  2. to empty (a boat; to move water out of it, by scoop or pump)
  3. to rain heavily, to pour
    regnet öser ner
    the rain pours down

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