pukeutua

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Finnish[edit]

(index pu)

Etymology[edit]

A reflexive verb (-utu-, -yty-), derived from the verb pukea.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈpuke̞ut̪u.ɑˣ]
  • Rhymes: -ukeutuɑ
  • Hyphenation: pu‧keu‧tu‧a

Verb[edit]

pukeutua

  1. (intransitive) to get dressed, dress (oneself), put one's clothes on; ~ (hienosti) = to dress up
  2. in the perfect tense: olla pukeutunut (+ illative) to wear, be dressed (in)
    Hän on pukeutunut frakkiin.
    He is wearing an evening dress.
  3. (intransitive, + translative) to disguise oneself as
    Hän pukeutui joulupukiksi.
    S/he disguised himself as Santa Claus.

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