vajaa

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Finnish[edit]

(index va)

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Adjective[edit]

vajaa  (comparative vajaampi, superlative vajain)

  1. not full; partial, incomplete
    Viimeisen vajaan kymmenen vuoden aikana...
    Within the last ten years... (as opposed to "during the last ten years (in their entirety)")
  2. shy (short, insufficient, less than)
    Tästä on heidän talolleen vähän vajaa maili.
    It is just shy of a mile from here to their house.
  3. (colloquial) mentally retarded; short for vajaamielinen
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Noun[edit]

vajaa

  1. Partitive singular form of vaja.

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