edistää

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Finnish[edit]

(index ed)

Etymology[edit]

From the stem esi-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: e‧dis‧tää
  • IPA(key): /ˈedistæː(ʔ)/

Verb[edit]

edistää

  1. (transitive, + partitive) To advance, further, forward, help/urge forward, help the progress of, work for/toward, expedite, improve on, enhance, aid, assist.
  2. (transitive, + partitive) To promote, speak for, foster, encourage, support.
  3. (intransitive, of a clock) To run fast, be fast.
    Kelloni edistää kolme minuuttia.
    My watch is three minutes fast.

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