alentua

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Finnish[edit]

(index al)

Etymology[edit]

A passive verb, derived from the verb alentaa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: a‧len‧tu‧a
  • IPA(key): /ˈɑlentuɑ(ʔ)/

Verb[edit]

alentua

  1. (intransitive) to stoop, condescend, lower oneself
    Miten voit alentua tälle tasolle!
    How could you stoop to this level!
  2. (intransitive) to lower
    Järven pinta on alentunut viikossa 20 senttimetriä.
    The surface of the lake has lowered by 20 centimeters within a week.
  3. (intransitive) to descend, come/go down, move downwards.

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