olt

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From alszik (to sleep). It has the causative -t suffix on the stem.

Verb[edit]

olt

  1. (of a fire) to extinguish, to put out
  2. (of light) to switch off
  3. (of thirst) to quench
  4. (of milk) to curdle
  5. to slake (lime, compound of calcium)
  6. (slang) to criticize, to flame (for fun, maybe only on the speaker's side, maybe both)
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the archaic avik (to intrude).

Verb[edit]

olt

  1. (medicine) to inoculate, to vaccinate (by injection)
  2. to graft
Synonyms[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Middle Low German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • old (less common spelling marking the morphology)

Etymology[edit]

See old.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ōlt

  1. Alternative form of old (old).