vedättää

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

  • A factitive verb, derived from the verb vetää.

Verb[edit]

vedättää

  1. to cause something or someone to pull
    Vedätin viisaudenhampaani pois.
    I had my wisdom teeth pulled out.
  2. (slightly colloquial) to mislead, cheat, scam, take for a ride.
  3. (transitive) To make (e.g. prices) rise (in a dishonest sense).
    Vedättävät meklarit pörssikursseja?
    Are the stockbrokers making the stock rates rise?

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