elpyä

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Finnish[edit]

(index el)

Etymology[edit]

Originally a passive verb, derived from the verb elää.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: el‧py‧ä
  • IPA(key): /ˈelpyæ(ʔ)/

Verb[edit]

elpyä

  1. (intransitive) To recover, revive, recuperate, return to strength/health/good condition.
  2. (intransitive) To pick up, look up, catch/take fire, (start to) take off, get livelier, improve.
  3. (intransitive) To (begin to) flourish/prosper/thrive (again).

Conjugation[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

  • (to recover, revive, recuperate) toipua
  • (to pick/look up, catch/take fire, (start to) take off, get livelier, improve) vilkastua
  • (to (begin to) flourish/prosper/thrive (again)) vaurastua jälleen

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