juottaa

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Etymology[edit]

Causative aspect of the verb juoda (to drink); juo- +‎ -ttaa.

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juottaa

  1. (transitive) To give someone something to drink; to water (an animal); to make someone drink, to be pushy in offering something to drink, (often) to get drunk.
    Juotin lapselle vettä.
    I gave the kid water to drink. / I made the child drink some water.
    Juotin koiraa. / Juotin koiran. / Juotin koiralle vettä.
    I watered the dog.
  2. To use milk to fatten, feed young animals meant for slaughter.
  3. (transitive) To solder.

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