edellyttää

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Finnish[edit]

(index ed)

Etymology[edit]

Originally a causative verb, derived from the verb edeltää.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: e‧del‧lyt‧tää
  • IPA(key): /ˈedelːytːæː(ʔ)/

Verb[edit]

edellyttää

  1. (transitive, + partitive) To require, oblige, call for, make imperative (administratively).
    Opintotuen saaminen edellyttää, että opiskelija suorittaa 25 (= kaksikymmentäviisi) opintoviikkoa vuodessa.
    Receiving student grants requires the student to complete 25 study weeks per year.
  2. (transitive, logic, + partitive) To presuppose, necessitate, entail, imply.
  3. (transitive, + partitive) To presume, assume, suppose.
    Edellytän, että teillä on tarpeelliset tavarat mukana, kun tulette tänne.
    I assume you have the necessary belongings with you when you come here.

Conjugation[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

  • (to require, oblige, call for) vaatia
  • (to assume, suppose) olettaa

Derived terms[edit]