heittää

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(index he)

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heittää

  1. (transitive) to throw, cast
    heittää varjo
    to cast a shadow
  2. (transitive) with ulos (out), to expel, e.g. from a party or meeting
  3. (transitive, colloquial) to give a ride (in a car)
    Voitko heittää minut kotiin?
    Can you give me a ride home?
  4. (intransitive, colloquial, of a number) to be inaccurate or incorrect, to be off
    Arviosi heittää useilla vuosilla.
    Your estimate is off by several years.
  5. (transitive, archaic) to abandon
    Työtämme ohjaa, meitä älä heitä! (from a hymn)
    Guide our work, do not abandon us!

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