πηδάω

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek πηδῶ (pēdô, I jump).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [piˈðao]
  • Hyphenation: πη‧δά‧ω

Verb[edit]

πηδάω (pidáo) (simple past πήδηξα, πήδησα, passive πηδιέμαι)

  1. (intransitive) jump, leap (all senses)
    Πήδηξα στη θάλασσα.Pídixa sti thálassa.I jumped into the sea.
  2. (figuratively, colloquial, vulgar, transitive) fuck, screw, shag, bang (have sexual intercourse)
    Έπαιζε την καλή γυναίκα ενώ πηδούσε τον άλλον.Épaize tin kalí gynaíka enó pidoúse ton állon.She pretended to be a good wife while fucking the other guy.
  3. (figuratively, transitive) skip over, omit (in writing, etc, due to time constraint)
    Με την τρεχάλα, πήδηξε δύο παραγράφους.Me tin trechála, pídixe dýo paragráfous.In his haste, he skipped over two paragraphs.
  4. (figuratively, transitive) skip, jump ahead (a class or level in school due to exceptional ability)
    Πήδηξε κατευθείαν από την τρίτη στην πέμπτη.Pídixe kateftheían apó tin tríti stin pémpti.She skipped directly from third grade to fifth grade.

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