överi

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Swedish över (over).

Noun[edit]

överi

  1. (slang) exaggeration
    Ihan kuin Polanski olisi leffan lopuksi päättänyt vetää koko homman överiksi.
    As if Polanski had decided at the end of the movie to go all out/exaggerate ridiculously.

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • In practice only used in translative singular (överiksi) together with a verb that describes transition to the state of exaggeration such as mennä, panna, heittää.