riistää

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Finnish[edit]

(index ri)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈriːstæːˣ]
  • Hyphenation: riis‧tää
  • Rhymes: -æː

Verb[edit]

riistää

  1. (transitive, concretely + genitive-accusative) To take, rip, wrench, snatch.
  2. (transitive, figuratively) To deprive, bereave (someone = ablative, of something = genitive-accusative).
  3. (transitive + partitive) To oppress, exploit.

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Synonyms[edit]

  • (to take, rip, wrench, snatch; to deprive, bereave): ottaa
  • (to oppress): sortaa

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