upottaa

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Finnish[edit]

(index up)

Etymology[edit]

  • A causative verb, derived from the verb upota.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: u‧pot‧taa
  • IPA(key): [ˈupotːɑː(ʔ)]

Verb[edit]

upottaa (transitive)

  1. ~ (laiva, rahaa) = to sink (a boat, money)
  2. to flood
  3. to submerge, immerse
  4. ~ (kätensä + illative) to stick, dunk (one's hands into something)
  5. ~ (keihäs, puukko) = to plunge (a lance, knife)
  6. ~ (katseensa) = to drill/burn (one's eyes)
  7. ~ (surunsa) = to drown (one's sorrows)
  8. ~ (kaappi) = to build in, flush (a closet)
  9. ~ (naula) = to countersink (a nail)
  10. to embed
  11. (computing) to insert
  12. ~ (kivi sormukseen) = to set, mount (a gem into a ring)

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