겉핥다

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From (geot–, “surface, front; roughly”) + 핥다 (halda, “to lick, to touch”).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [kʌ̹tʰa̠ɭt͈a̠]

IPA(key) [kʌ̹tʰa̠ɭt͈a̠]
Phonetic Hangul
Romanizations
RR geothalda
RR (translit.) geot-haltda
MC kŏthalta
Yale keth.halthqta

Verb[edit]

겉핥다 (geothalda) (infinitive 겉핥아, sequential 겉핥으니)

  1. to just scratch the surface, to have superficial knowledge of

Conjugation[edit]