átfog

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

át- +‎ fog

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈaːtfoɡ]
  • Hyphenation: át‧fog

Verb[edit]

átfog

  1. (transitive) to grasp, to seize, to grip, to embrace (to wrap one's arms around someone or something)
    Tamás felült és átfogta a térdét.Thomas sat up and embraced his knees.
  2. (transitive) to tightly enclose something (with something -val/-vel)
  3. (transitive) to survey an area by looking at it, to capture (with eyes, a lens, etc.)
  4. (transitive) to span (to cover or extend over an area or time period)
  5. (transitive) to comprehend an abstract subject in its entirety

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References[edit]

  • átfog in Kiss László, Magyar Angol Kéziszótár. Líra és Lant Zrt., Budapest, 2008, ISBN 978 963 7414 34 3