-tet

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See also: tet, Tet, tét, tèt, Tết, tēt, teṭ, and tēṭ

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-tet

  1. (causative suffix) Added to a verb (or extremely rarely to a noun) to form a verb with a meaning of let, make somebody do something.
    keres(to search)kerestet(to make someone search something/somebody)
    bűn(sin)büntet(to punish)

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Usage notes[edit]

  • (causative suffix) Variants:
    -at is added to back vowel words ending in a consonant + t and most monosyllabic words
    vár(to wait)várat(to have someone wait)
    -et is added to front vowel words ending in a consonant + t and most monosyllabic words
    kér(to ask for)kéret(to have someone ask for)
    -tat is added to back vowel words ending in a vowel + t
    tisztít(to clean)tisztíttat(to have someone clean)
    -tet is added to front vowel words ending in a vowel + t
    keres(to look for)kerestet(to have someone look for)

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