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(index ha)


hassu (comparative hassumpi, superlative hassuin)

  1. funny
    Minulle sattui tänään hassu juttu.
    A funny thing happened to me today.
  2. silly (playful)
  3. weird (strange)


Usage notes[edit]

Hassu is mainly a positive word. If someone is silly in a negative way, the Finnish equivalent is typerä.

Idiomatically used in the phrase ei hassumpaa as a mildly positive reply to the question mitä kuuluu? and similar to ok, doing fine, not too bad, nothing special

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