perätä

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

  • perä- (genitive singular stem of perä) + -tä

Verb[edit]

perätä

  1. (transitive) to dun, inquire, try to find out; especially in a demanding tone
    He peräsivät minulta salasanaa.
    They dunned me for the password.

Usage notes[edit]

  • The person who is inquired or dunned about or for something, is in the ablative case and the thing he or she is being asked/inquired/dunned about/for is in the partitive case.

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