haave

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Finnish[edit]

(index ha)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈhɑːʋeˣ]
  • Hyphenation: haa‧ve

Noun[edit]

haave

  1. dream (hope, wish)
    Hän on minun haaveideni tyttö.
    She is the girl of my dreams.
    Ranskan-matka jäi haaveeksi.
    The trip to France remained a dream.
  2. vision (ideal or a goal toward which one aspires)
    Hän työskenteli väsymättä haaveensa toteuttamiseksi.
    He worked tirelessly to fulfil his vision.
  3. velleity (slight wish not followed by any effort to obtain)
    Eilinen korkopäätös hävitti kaikki haaveet nopeasta elpymisestä.
    Yesterday's decision on interest rate ruined all velleity towards quick recovery.

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