maksaa potut pottuina

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Literally: maksaa (to pay) + potut (potatoes) + pottuina (as potatoes)

Phrase[edit]

maksaa potut pottuina

  1. (idiomatic) to pay back (to exact revenge)

Conjugation[edit]

See conjugation section for maksaa; potut is an object and its case is either nominative accusative or partitive accusative depending on verb form; pottuina is not inflected.

Synonyms[edit]