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{prop} (Lü language) ::
la {n} /lɑː/ (syllable used in solfège to represent the sixth note of a major scale) :: la
lab {n} /læb/ (labrador) :: labbis
lab {n} (laboratory) SEE: laboratory ::
labefaction {n} /ˌlæb.əˈfæk.ʃən/ (act of shaking orweakening or the resulting state; overthrow, ruination) :: horjuttaminen
label {n} /ˈleɪbəl/ (small ticket or sign giving information) :: etiketti
label {n} (name categorising someone as part of a group) :: leima [stamp]
label {n} (company selling records) :: levy-yhtiö
label {v} (put a ticket or sign on) :: laputtaa
label {v} (give a label to in order to categorise) :: leimata
labeling {n} (set of labels) :: merkintä
labellum {n} /ləˈbɛl.əm/ :: labellum, huuli
labia {n} /leɪbi.ə/ (folds of tissue at opening of vulva) :: häpyhuulet {p}
labial {adj} /ˈleɪ.bi.əl/ (pertaining to the lips) :: huuli-, labiaalinen
labial {adj} (linguistics: articulated by the lips) :: labiaalinen
labial {adj} (dentistry: on the side facing the lips) :: labiaalinen, labiaali-
labial {adj} (music: furnished with lips) :: huuli-, see e.g. huulipilli
labial {n} (certain consonant) :: labiaali
labialization {n} (secondary articulatory feature) :: labialisaatio
labia majora {n} (outer folds of vulva) :: isot häpyhuulet {p}
labia minora {n} ((anatomy) the two inner folds of skin within the cleft of the labia majora) :: pienet häpyhuulet {p}
labiaplasty {n} (moulding of the labia) :: labioplastia
labiate {adj} (having lips) :: huulellinen
labiate {adj} (having corolla divided into two liplike parts) :: huulimainen
labiate {adj} (belonging to the mint family) :: huulikukkainen
labiate {n} (plant of mint family) :: huulikukkaiskasvi
labile {adj} /ˈleɪbaɪl/ (liable to slip, err, fall or apostatize) :: labiili
labile {adj} (kinetically unstable; rapidly cleaved) :: labiili
lability {n} (state of being labile) :: labiilisuus, epävakaus
lability {n} (susceptibility to change) :: labiilisuus, epävakaus
labium {n} /ˈleɪbɪəm/ (liplike structure) :: huuli; häpyhuuli [in vulva]
labium {n} (lip of a labiate corolla) :: huuli
lab mouse {n} (laboratory mouse) SEE: laboratory mouse ::
laboratory {n} /ˈlæb(ə)ɹəˌtɔɹi/ (room, building or institution equipped for scientific research) :: laboratorio, labra
laboratory {n} (place where chemicals, drugs or microbes are prepared or manufactured) :: laboratorio
laboratory mouse {n} (small mammal of the order Rodentia which is bred and kept for scientific research) :: laboratoriorotta, laboratoriohiiri
Labor Day {n} (holiday on May 1st) SEE: May Day ::
Labor Day {n} (US holiday marking the end of summer) :: Labor Day
labored breathing {n} (poor or irregular breathing) :: työläs hengitys
laboredly {adv} (In a laboured manner) :: työläästi, hankalasti
laborer {n} /ˈleɪ.bɚ.ɚ/ (One who uses body strength instead of intellectual power to earn a wage, usually hourly) :: työntekijä, työläinen
labor-intensive {adj} (requiring a great deal of work) :: työintensiivinen
laborious {adj} (industrious) SEE: industrious ::
laboriously {adv} /ləˈbɔɹ.i.ə (with great expenditure of effort) :: hankalasti
labor market {n} (market consisting of workers) :: työmarkkinat {p}
labor of love {n} (task performed without expectation of reimbursement) :: hyväntekeväisyys
Labor Party {prop} (similar party in another country) SEE: Labour Party ::
labor relations {n} (industrial relations) SEE: industrial relations ::
labor union {n} (labor union) SEE: trade union ::
labour {n} /ˈleɪ.bɚ/ (work) :: aherrus
labour {n} (workers) :: työläiset, työvoima
labour {n} (giving birth) :: synnytys
labour {v} (to work) :: raataa, ahertaa
labour camp {n} (type of prison) :: työleiri, vankileiri
labour force {n} (people available for employment) :: työvoima
Labour Party {prop} (British party) :: työväenpuolue
Labour Party {prop} (similar party in another country) :: työväenpuolue
labour relations {n} (industrial relations) SEE: industrial relations ::
Labrador {prop} /ˈlæb.ɹə.dɔː(ɹ)/ (Mainland portion of the province of Newfoundland and Labrador) :: Labrador
Labrador {prop} (Mainly historical geographical region) :: Labrador
Labrador {prop} (Dog breed) :: labradorinnoutaja
Labrador retriever {n} (breed of dog) :: labradorinnoutaja
Labrador Sea {prop} (arm of the Atlantic) :: Labradorinmeri
laburnum {n} (tree) :: kultasadepensas, kultasade
labyrinth {n} /ˈlæb.ɚ.ɪnθ/ (maze) :: labyrintti, sokkelo
labyrinth {n} (part of inner ear) :: labyrintti
labyrinth {n} (anything complicated or confusing) :: labyrintti
labyrinthal {adj} (like a labyrinth) SEE: labyrinthine ::
labyrinthian {adj} (mazelike) SEE: labyrinthine ::
labyrinthiform {adj} (having the form of a labyrinth) SEE: labyrinthine ::
labyrinthine {adj} /læb.əˈɹɪn.θɪn/ (physically resembling a labyrinth) :: sokkeloinen, labyrinttikuvioinen
labyrinthine {adj} (twisting, convoluted, baffling) :: monimutkainen, rönsyilevä, labyrinttimäinen, sekava
labyrinthitis {n} (inflammation) :: sisäkorvatulehdus, labyrintiitti
lac {n} /læk/ (a resinous substance) :: lakka
lac {n} (lakh) SEE: lakh ::
lace {n} /leɪs/ (fabric) :: pitsi
lace {n} (cord for fastening a shoe or garment) :: nauha, kengännauha [for shoes]
laceration {n} /læsəˈɹeɪʃən/ (an irregular open wound caused by a blunt impact to soft tissue) :: repeämä
Lacerta {prop} (a constellation) :: Sisilisko
lachanophobia {n} /ˌlækənəˈfəʊbɪə/ (irrational fear of vegetables) :: vihannesten pelko
Lachesis {prop} /ˈlækɪsɪs/ (one of the Fates) :: Lakhesis
lachrymable {adj} (lamentable) SEE: lamentable ::
lachrymal {adj} (of or relating to tears) SEE: lacrimal ::
lachrymator {n} (substance) :: lakrymaattori
lachrymatory {adj} /ˈlækɹɪmətəɹi/ (causing tears) :: kyynel- [pertaining to]‚ kyynelvuotoa aiheuttava [causing]
lachrymatory {n} (vase intended to hold tears) :: kyynelmalja
lachrymose {adj} /ˈlæk.ɹɪ.moʊs/ (tearful; causing tears) :: itkuinen, kyynelehtivä [tearful], itkettävä [causing tears]
laciniate {adj} (botany, zoology) :: kapealiuskainen [in botany]
lack {n} /læk/ (deficiency, need) :: puute, vajaus, vaje
lack {v} (be without, need, require) :: puuttua
lackadaisical {adj} /ˌlækəˈdeɪzɪkəl/ (showing no interest or enthusiasm) :: välinpitämätön, raukea, tylsämielinen
lackey {n} /ˈlæ.ki/ (liveried male servant) :: lakeija
lacking {adj} /ˈlækɪŋ/ (missing or not having enough of something) :: see puuttua
lackluster {adj} (Having no shine or lustre; dull) :: kiilloton, samea
lackluster {adj} (Not exceptional; not worthy of special merit, attention, or interest) :: lattea, mitäänsanomaton
lackluster {adj} (Having no vitality) :: lattea, mitäänsanomaton
laconic {adj} /ləˈkɑnɪk/ (using as few words as possible) :: lakoninen, lyhytsanainen, niukkasanainen
laconically {adv} (in a terse manner) :: lakonisesti
laconism {n} (brevity in expression) :: lakonisuus
laconism {n} (brief expression) :: toteamus
La Coruña {prop} (A Coruña) SEE: A Coruña ::
lacquer {n} /ˈlæk.ɚ/ (glossy, resinous material used as a surface coating) :: lakka
lacquer {n} (similar finish, baked onto the inside of cans) :: lakkaus
lacrimal {adj} (of or relating to tears) :: kyynel-
lacrimal apparatus {n} (ocular organ) :: kyynelelimet {p}
lacrimal bone {n} (fragile bone situated near the eye) :: kyynelluu
lacrimal caruncle {n} (nodule at the inner corner of the eye) :: kyynellihake
lacrimal duct {n} (channel in each eyelid) :: kyyneltiehyt
lacrimal fluid {n} (fluid secreted by lacrimal glands) :: kyynelneste
lacrimal gland {n} (gland which secretes tear fluid) :: kyynelrauhanen
lacrimal lake {n} (pool of tears) :: kyynellampi
lacrimal punctum {n} (orifice) :: kyynelpiste
lacrimal sac {n} (dilated upper end of the tear duct) :: kyynelpussi
lacrimation {n} (shedding tears) :: kyynelehtiminen
lacrosse {n} /ləˈkɹɔs/ (the sport) :: haavipallo
lactam {n} (cyclic amides, nitrogen analogs of lactones) :: laktaami
lactase {n} (A β-galactosidase enzyme) :: laktaasi
lactation {n} /lækˈteɪʃən/ (secretion of milk) :: maidoneritys
lactation {n} (process of providing milk to the young) :: imetys, rintaruokinta
lactation {n} (lactation period) :: imetysaika
lactic acid {n} (2-hydroxy-propanoic acid (CH3.CHOH.CO2H)) :: maitohappo
lactone {n} (cyclic intramolecular ester) :: laktooni
lacto-ovo-vegetarian {n} (type of vegetarian) :: lakto-ovovegetaristi
lactose {n} /ˈlæk.toʊs/ (disaccharide sugar of milk and dairy products) :: laktoosi, maitosokeri
lactose intolerance {n} (inability to metabolize lactose) :: laktoosi-intoleranssi
lactose intolerant {adj} (unable to metabolize lactose) :: laktoosi-intolerantti
lactovegetarian {adj} (variant of vegetarian) :: laktovegetaristi
lacuna {n} /ləˈkuː.nə/ (small opening) :: aukko [same word for small and large openings]
lacuna {n} (absent part) :: aukko
lacuna {n} (in microscopy) :: lakuuni
lacuna {n} (in linguistics) :: leksikaalinen aukko
lacustrine {adj} /ləˈkʌstɹɪn/ (of or relating to lakes) :: lakustrinen
lacy {adj} /ˈleɪ.si/ (made of lace or decorated with it) :: pitsinen
lacy {adj} (looking like lace) :: pitsimäinen
lad {n} /læd/ (a boy) :: poika, [informal] poju
lad {n} (familiar term of address for a man) :: kaveri
ladder {n} /ˈladə/ (climbing tool) :: tikapuut {p}, tikkaat {p}
ladder {n} (something that resembles this tool) :: tikapuut
ladder {n} (length of unravelled fabric in a knitted garment) :: silmäpako
lade {v} /leɪd/ (To fill or load) :: lastata
lade {v} (To weigh down, oppress, or burden) :: painaa
ladies and gentlemen {n} (phrase used to address an audience of men and women) :: hyvät naiset ja herrat
ladies first {proverb} (phrase encouraging gentlemanliness) :: naiset ensin
ladies' room {n} (lavatory intended for women, see also: toilet) :: naistenhuone
Ladino {prop} /ləˈdiːnoʊ/ (Romance language) :: ladino
ladle {n} /ˈleɪ.dəl/ (deep-bowled spoon with a long, usually curved, handle) :: kauha
ladle {n} (container used in a foundry to transport and pour out molten metal) :: senkka, valusanko
ladle {v} (serve with a ladle) :: kauhoa
Ladoga {prop} (a lake in Russia) :: Laatokka
Ladoga ringed seal {n} (Pusa hispida ladogensis) :: laatokannorppa
lady {n} /ˈleɪdi/ (mistress of a household) :: emäntä, rouva
lady {n} (woman of breeding and authority) :: rouva
lady {n} (wife of a lord) :: aatelisnainen
lady {n} (polite term referring a woman) :: rouva
lady {n} (toilets intended for use by women) :: naisten
ladybird {n} /ˈleɪ.di.bɝd/ (member of Coccinellidae) :: leppäkerttu, leppäpirkko
ladyboy {n} /ˈleɪdiˌbɔɪ/ (effeminate homosexual man, especially an intergender person, see also: kathoey) :: napsu, transu
ladybug {n} (ladybird) SEE: ladybird ::
lady fern {n} (Athyrium filix-femina) :: hiirenporras, soreahiirenporras
ladyfinger {n} (small sponge cake) :: kissankieli
ladyfinger {n} (type of small firecracker) :: papatti
ladyfinger {n} (okra) SEE: okra ::
lady-in-waiting {n} (woman who is a servant to a lady) :: kamarineiti, kamarineito
ladylove {n} (a woman who is loved by someone) :: rakastettu
Lady Luck {prop} (female personification of luck) :: onnetar
ladyship {n} /ˈleɪ.di.ʃɪp/ (Term of respect) :: korkeus, ylhäisyys
lady's man {n} (womanizer) SEE: womanizer ::
lady's man {n} (man who attracts women and enjoys their company) :: naistenmies
lady's slipper {n} (orchid of the subfamily Cypripedioideae) :: tikankonttikasvi
lady's slipper {n} (Cypripedium calceolus) :: tikankontti
Laestadian {n} (follower of Laestadianism) :: lestadiolainen
lag {v} /læɡ/ (to fall behind) :: jäädä jälkeen
lager {n} /ˈlɑːɡɚ/ (type of beer) :: lager
laggard {n} /ˈlæɡəd/ (one who lags behind) :: kuhnuri, hituri, hidastelija, kuhnailija
lagomorph {n} (member of the mammalian taxonomic order, Lagomorpha, which includes hares, rabbits, and pikas) :: jäniseläin
lagoon {n} /ləˈɡuːn/ (shallow body of water) :: laguuni
lagopode {n} (ptarmigan) SEE: ptarmigan ::
Lagos {prop} (former capital of Nigeria) :: Lagos
Lagrangian {n} (function) SEE: Lagrangian function ::
Lagrangian function {n} (ifunction) :: Lagrangen funktio
lahar {n} /ˈlɑhɑɹ/ (volcanic mudflow) :: lahar, vulkaaninen mutavyöry
lahmacun {n} (dish of Arab origin) :: lahmacun, turkkilainen pizza
Lahti {prop} (city of Finland) :: Lahti
laid-back {adj} (relaxed and easy-going) :: rento
lair {n} /lɛəɹ/ (of an animal) :: pesä
lair {n} (of a criminal) :: piilo, piilopaikka
laissez faire {n} /ˈlæs.eɪ ˌfeə(ɹ)/ (economics: a policy of governmental non-interference in economic affairs) :: laissez-faire-politiikka
laissez faire {adj} (economics, politics: practicing or representing governmental noninterference, or minimal interference) :: laissez-faire
laity {n} /ˈleɪ.ə.ti/ (people of a church who are not ordained) :: maallikko
Lak {prop} (North Caucasian language) :: lak
lake {n} /leɪk/ (body of water) :: järvi
lake {n} (coloring agent) :: lakka
Lake Biwa {prop} (Japan's largest lake) :: Biwa-järvi
Lake Constance {prop} (Lake) :: Bodenjärvi
Lake District {prop} (Lake District) :: Järviseutu
lakefront {adj} (adjacent to a lake) :: järvenranta-
lakefront {n} (land or area adjacent to a lake) :: järvenranta
Lake Huron {prop} (the lake) :: Huronjärvi
Lake Ladoga {prop} (Ladoga) SEE: Ladoga ::
lake quillwort {n} (Isoetes lacustris) :: tummalahnanruoho
Lake Superior {prop} (the lake) :: Yläjärvi
lake trout {n} (Salvelinus namaycush) :: harmaanieriä
Lake Victoria {prop} (African lake) :: Victorianjärvi
lakh {num} /lɑk/ (one hundred thousand) :: lakh
Lakshmi {prop} (Hindu goddess of wealth) :: Lakshmi
lallapalootza {n} (something very good of its kind) :: huippujuttu; see also: mahtava, mieletön [adjectives]
lamé {n} (fabric) :: lamee
lama {n} /ˈlɑː.mə/ (master of Tibetan Buddhism) :: lama
lamaism {n} (Tibetan Buddhism) :: lamalaisuus
lamaist {n} (believer in lamaism) :: lamalainen
lamaistic {adj} (of or pertaining to lamaism) :: lamalainen
Lamarckism {n} (theory) :: lamarckismi
lamasery {n} /ləˈmɑːsəɹi/ (monastery for lamas) :: lamaluostari
lamb {n} /læm/ (young sheep) :: karitsa
lamb {n} (flesh of lamb as food) :: karitsa, karitsanliha
lamb {n} (meek person) :: lammas
lamb {v} (of a sheep, to give birth) :: karitsoida
lamb {v} (to assist sheep to give birth) :: karitsoittaa
lambada {n} (Brazilian dance) :: lambada
lambaste {v} /læmˈbæst/ (to scold or verbally reprimand) :: läksyttää, haukkua, ojentaa
lambaste {v} (to give a thrashing to) :: pieksää, kurittaa
lambda {n} /ˈlæm.də/ (name of the Greek letter) :: lambda
lambda calculus {n} (algebraic system) :: lambdakalkyyli
lambda function {n} (anonymous function) :: lambda, lambda-funktio, anonyymi funktio
lambic {n} (traditional Belgian beer) :: lambic, lambic-olut
Lamb of God {prop} (Jesus, symbolized as a sacrifice) :: Jumalan Karitsa
lame {adj} /leɪm/ (unable to walk properly because of a problem with one's feet or legs) :: rampa
lame {adj} (moving with difficulty) :: heikko, rampa
lame {adj} (by extension, hobbling) :: ontuva, heikko
lame {adj} (slang: unconvincing) :: heikko, huono, tyhmä, ontuva
lame {adj} (slang: failing to be cool, funny, interesting or relevant) :: typerä, tyhmä, ontuva
lame {v} (to cause a person or animal to become lame) :: lamauttaa [temporarily]; rampauttaa [indefinitely]
lamedh {n} /ˈlɑːmɛd/ (Semitic letter) :: lamed
lame duck {n} (a person or thing that is helpless, inefficient or disabled) :: siipirikko
lame duck {n} (an official who is marking time until leaving their office) :: rampa ankka
lamella {n} (gill of a mushroom) SEE: gill ::
lament {n} /ləˈmɛnt/ (expression of grief, suffering, or sadness) :: valitus
lament {n} (song expressing grief) :: valitusvirsi
lament {v} (express grief) :: valittaa
lament {v} (bewail) :: surra, itkeä, valittaa
lamentable {adj} /ləˈmɛn.tə.bəl/ (deplorable) :: valitettava
lamentably {adv} (regrettably) SEE: regrettably ::
lamentation {n} /ˌlæm.ɛnˈteɪ.ʃən/ (the act of lamenting) :: valitus, sureminen
lamentation {n} (mourning) :: sureminen
lamentation {n} (a sorrowful cry; a lament) :: valitusvirsi
Lamentations {prop} (book of the Bible) :: Valitusvirret {p}
lamer {n} (a person lacking in maturity, social skills, technical competence or intelligence) :: peelo [slang]
lamia {n} /ˈleɪmɪə/ (monster in mythology) :: lamia
lamina {n} /ˈlæm.ɪ.nə/ ((botany) flat part of a leaf) :: lehtilapa
laminar {adj} /ˈlæmɪnə/ (of fluid motion, smooth and regular) :: laminaarinen
laminar flow {n} (flow) :: laminaarinen virtaus
laminate {v} /ˈlæmɪneɪt/ (To assemble from thin sheets) :: laminoida
laminate {n} (Material formed of thin sheets) :: laminaatti
laminated {adj} (made by lamination) :: laminoitu, kerrostettu
laminated {adj} (consisting of many thin layers) :: kerroksittainen, kerrosrakenteinen
lamination {n} /ˌlæm.ɪˈneɪ.ʃən/ (process) :: laminointi
lamination {n} (product of laminating) :: laminaatti
lammergeier {n} (bird) :: partakorppikotka
lammergeyer {n} (vulture) SEE: lammergeier ::
lamp {n} /læmp/ (device producing light) :: valaisin, lamppu
lamp {n} (oil device producing light) :: öljylamppu
lamp {n} (piece of furniture) :: valaisin, lamppu
lampblack {n} (form of carbon) :: noki
lampoon {n} /læmˈpuːn/ (written satirical attack) :: pilkkakirjoitus, satiiri
lamprey {n} /ˈlæm.pɹi/ (a fish) :: nahkiainen
lamprophony {n} /læm.ˈpɹɑf.ə.ni/ (loudness and clarity of enunciation) :: kuuluvuus
lampshade {n} /ˈlæmp.ʃeɪd/ (cover over a lamp) :: lampunvarjostin
lance {n} /læns/ (weapon of war) :: peitsi, keihäs
lance {n} (wooden weapon used in jousting or tilting) :: peitsi
lance {n} (spear or harpoon used by whalers) :: harppuuna
lance {n} ((military) soldier armed with a lance) :: peitsimies, keihäsmies
lance corporal {n} (lance corporal) :: korpraali
lancelet {n} (animal of Cephalochordata) :: suikulainen
Lancelot {prop} /ˈlɑn.sə.lɒt/ (the knight) :: Lancelot
lanceolate {adj} (botany, mycology: longer than wide, pointed apex) :: suikea
lancer {n} (cavalry soldier with a lance) :: peitsimies
lancet {n} /læn.sɪt/ (surgical instrument) :: lansetti
land {n} /ɫeə̯nd/ (part of Earth that is not covered by oceans or other bodies of water) :: maa
land {n} (real estate or landed property) :: maa
land {n} (country or region) :: maa
land {n} (someone's homeplace) :: kotimaa, kotiseutu
land {n} (ground that is suitable for farming) :: maa
land {n} (electronics: conducting area on a board or chip) :: johdinkuvio
land {n} (in a compact disc, area which does not have pits) :: tasanko
land {n} (space between the rifling grooves in a gun) :: harja
land {v} (to descend to a surface, especially from the air) :: laskeutua
land {v} (to come into rest) :: asettua
land {v} (to arrive at land, especially a shore, or a dock, from a body of water) :: nousta maihin
land {v} (to bring to land) :: tuoda maihin; laskeutua [of aircraft]
land {adj} (of or relating to land) :: maa-
land {adj} (residing or growing on land) :: maa-
land {v} (to deliver) SEE: deliver ::
land {n} (fright) SEE: fright ::
-land {suffix} /lənd/ (territory, country or region (suffix)) :: -maa
land ahoy {interj} (interjection shouted by the ship's watch) :: maata näkyvissä
landbound {adj} (restricted to the land) :: maa-
land bridge {n} (isthmus) :: kannas, maakannas
land bridge {n} (travel by ferry) :: maasilta
land degradation {n} (decline in the overall quality of soil, water or vegeatation) :: maan heikkeneminen
lander {n} /ˈlandə/ (space probe) :: laskeutumisluotain, laskeutuja
landfall {n} /ˈlænd.fɑl/ (arrival of a ship at the shore) :: rantautuminen
landfall {n} (place at which a storm reaches the land) :: rantautumispaikka
landfill {v} /ˈlænd.fɪl/ (to dispose of waste) :: viedä kaatopaikalle, loppusijoittaa kaatopaikalle
landfill {n} (site at which refuse is buried) :: kaatopaikka
landfill {n} (material so disposed of) :: kaatopaikkajäte
landfillable {adj} (capable of being disposed of in landfill) :: kaatopaikkakelpoinen
landflood {n} (inundation) :: tulva
landform {n} /ˈlænd.fɔɹm/ (geological feature) :: pinnanmuoto
landgrave {n} (renderings of Landgraf) :: maakreivi
land ho {interj} (land ahoy) SEE: land ahoy ::
landholder {n} (person who owns land) :: maanomistaja
landholding {n} (state of owning land) :: maanomistus
-landia {suffix} (territory, country or region (suffix)) SEE: -land ::
landing {n} /ˈlændɪŋ/ (coming to earth, as of an airplane) :: laskeutuminen
landing {n} (an in-between platform) :: tasanne, porrastasanne
landing craft {n} (a type of flat-bottomed boat) :: maihinnousualus
landing gear {n} (undercarriage) :: laskuteline
landing page {n} (arriving web page) :: aloitussivu
landing ship {n} (light military ferry) :: maihinnousualus
landing strip {n} (auxiliary or temporary runway for aircraft) :: lentopaikka; korpikenttä [informal]
landing strip {n} (pubic hair pattern) :: kiitorata
landlady {n} /ˈlændˌleɪ.di/ (female landlord) :: vuokraemäntä, vuokranantaja
landless {adj} (not owning land) :: maaton
landline {n} (fixed telephone communications cable) :: kiinteä linja, lankalinja
landline {n} (telephone connected by such a fixed wire) :: lankapuhelin
landlocked {adj} /ˈlændlɑkt/ (surrounded by land) :: sisämaa- [e.g., sisämaavaltio - landlocked country]
landlocked salmon {n} (Salmo salar populations) :: järvilohi
landlord {n} /ˈlænd.lɔɹd/ (person who owns and rents land such as a house, apartment, or condo) :: vuokranantaja, vuokraisäntä
landlord {n} (owner or manager of a public house) :: omistaja
landlouper {n} (vagabond) SEE: vagabond ::
landlubber {n} /ˈlænd.lʌb.ɚ/ (someone unfamiliar with the sea or seamanship) :: maakrapu
landmark {n} /ˈlændmɑɹk/ (recognizable feature) :: maamerkki
landmark {n} (notable location) :: merkkipaikka
landmark {n} (major event) :: merkkipaalu
landmass {n} /ˈlænd.mæs/ (large continuous area of land) :: maamassa
land mine {n} /ˈlænd.maɪn/ (mine that is placed on land) :: maamiina
Land of the Rising Sun {prop} (Japan) :: Nousevan auringon maa
landowner {n} /ˈlændˌoʊ.nɚ/ (a person who owns land) :: maanomistaja
landrace {n} /ˈlændˌɹeɪs/ (local variety of domesticated animal or plant adapted to its environment) :: maatiaisrotu
landrail {n} (Crex crex) :: ruisrääkkä
landrush {n} (scramble for limited resources) :: ryntäys
landscape {n} /ˈlandskeɪp/ (portion of land or territory) :: maisema
landscape {n} (picture representing a scene) :: maisema, maisemakuva, maisemataulu, maisemamaalaus
landscape {n} (pictorial aspect of a country) :: maisema
landscape {n} (mode of printing) :: vaakakuva
landscape {n} (space, indoor or outdoor, natural or man-made) :: maisema
landscape {n} (scenario) :: näkymä
landscape {v} (create or maintain a landscape) :: maisemoida
landscape gardener {n} (person) :: maisema-arkkitehti
landscape gardening {n} (development of gardens) :: maisema-arkkitehtuuri
landscaper {n} /ˈlænd.skeip.ɚ/ (one that does landscaping) :: maisemoija
landscaping {n} (the act of improving a landscape) :: maisemointi
landscapist {n} (artist) :: maisemamaalari
Landsknecht {n} (German mercenary of the 15th or 16th century) SEE: lansquenet ::
landslide {n} /ˈlænd.slaɪd/ (natural disaster) :: maanvyöry, maanvyörymä
landslide {n} (vote won by a wide or overwhelming majority) :: äänivyöry
landslide victory {n} (overwhelming victory in an election) :: maanvyörymävoitto
land snail {n} (species of snail that lives on land) :: maaetana
landward {adj} (in the direction of the land) :: maanpuoleinen
lane {n} /leɪn/ (passageway) :: käytävä, kulkuväylä
lane {n} (division of roadway) :: kaista
lane {n} (division of racetrack) :: rata
lane {n} (course for ships or aircraft) :: väylä, reitti
Langobard {n} (Lombard) SEE: Lombard ::
langoustine {n} (Nephrops norvegicus) SEE: Norway lobster ::
language {n} /ˈlæŋɡwɪd͡ʒ/ (body of words used as a form of communication) :: kieli
language {n} (the ability to communicate using words) :: kieli, puhe
language {n} (nonverbal communication) :: kieli
language {n} (vocabulary of a particular field) :: kieli, sanasto
language {n} (particular words used) :: kieli, sanat, kielenkäyttö
language {n} (computer language, see also: computer language) :: kieli, ohjelmointikieli
language arts {n} (study of language as a subject in primary and secondary school) :: ainekirjoitus [essay writing]
language barrier {n} (barrier to communication) :: kielimuuri
language code {n} (a standard identifier of a language) :: kielikoodi
language exchange {n} (language exchange) :: kielen vaihto
language family {n} (set of languages) :: kielikunta
language isolate {n} (natural language without relatives) :: isolaattikieli
language lab {n} (schoolroom equipped with audio) :: kielilaboratorio
language police {n} (language police) :: kielipoliisi
language swap {n} (language exchange) SEE: language exchange ::
languid {adj} /ˈlæŋ.ɡwɪd/ (lacking enthusiasm, energy or strength) :: veltto
languish {v} /ˈlæŋ.ɡwɪʃ/ (to lose strength and become weak) :: riutua, nääntyä
languish {v} (to pine away with longing) :: riutua, räytyä
languish {v} (to live in miserable conditions) :: kitua, riutua, virua
languish {v} (to be neglected, to make little progress) :: roikkua
langur {n} /lʌŋ.ˈɡʊəɹ/ (group in the subfamily Colobinae) :: languri [Trachypithecus], sureli [Presbytis], hanumaani [Semnopithecus]
langur {n} (gibbob of the genus Hoolock) :: hulokki
La Niña {n} /lɑːˈniːnjə/ (temperature anomaly) :: La Niña
lanichol {n} (lanolin) SEE: lanolin ::
laniol {n} (lanolin) SEE: lanolin ::
lank {adj} /læŋk/ (slender and thin) :: laiha, hintelä
lanky {adj} /ˈlæŋk.i/ (tall, slim) :: hontelo
lanolin {n} (greasy yellow substance) :: lanoliini
lansquenet {n} /ˌlænskəˈnɛt/ (German mercenary of the 15th or 16th century) :: landsknecht
lansquenet {n} (gambling card game) :: lansquenet
lantern {n} /ˈlæn.tɚn/ (case of transparent material made to protect a flame, or light) :: lyhty
lanthanide {n} (Any of the 14 rare earth elements) :: lantanidi, lantanoidi
lanthanum {n} /ˈlænθənəm/ (metallic element) :: lantaani
lanyard {n} /ˈlæn.jɚd/ (a short rope used for fastening rigging) :: taljanuora
lanyard {n} (a cord worn around the neck; used to hold a small object such as a whistle) :: avainnauha
Lanzhou {prop} (a city of China) :: Lanzhou
Lao {n} /laʊ/ (person) :: laosilainen, lao
Lao {n} (language) :: lao
Lao {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Laos, the people or their language) :: laosilainen [people, culture, country]; laonkielinen [language]
Laocoön {prop} /leɪˈɒkɵ.ɒn/ (Trojan or Argonaut) :: Laokoon
Laos {prop} /ˈlaʊ(s)/ (country in Southeast Asia) :: Laos
Laotian {n} (Laotian person) SEE: Lao ::
Laotian {prop} /leɪˈoʊʃən/ (language) :: lao, laon kieli
Laotian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Laos) :: laosilainen [country, people or culture]; laonkielinen [language]
Lao-Tzu {prop} (Laozi) SEE: Laozi ::
Laozi {prop} (influential Chinese philosopher and founder of Taoism) :: Laotse
lap {n} /læp/ (lower part of a garment that plays loosely) :: helma
lap {n} (edge; border; hem) :: helma
lap {n} (part that lies on the knees or thighs when one sits down) :: syli
lap {n} (upper legs of a seated person) :: syli
lap {n} (archaic, euphemistic: female pudenda) :: syli
lap {v} (to overtake a straggler) :: ohittaa kierroksella
lap {n} (part which extends over another part) :: ylite
lap {n} (state of being in part extended over something else) :: ylite
lap {n} (sports: one circuit around a race track) :: kierros
lap {v} (to take liquid into the mouth with the tongue) :: lipoa, latkia, lipittää
lap {v} (to wash against a surface with a splashing sound) :: liplattaa
laparoscopy {n} /lapəˈɹɒskəpi/ (examination or surgery on the peritoneal cavity) :: laparoskopia
lap belt {n} (lap belt) :: sylivyö
lap dance {n} (erotic form of entertainment) :: sylitanssi
lap dog {n} /ˈlæpdɒɡ/ (small dog suited to resting in its master's lap) :: sylikoira
lapel {n} /ləˈpɛl/ (each of the two triangular pieces of cloth on a suit) :: käänne, takinkäänne
lapidate {v} /ˈlæpɪˌdeɪt/ (stone to death) :: kivittää
lapidate {v} (to hurl insults) :: soimata
lapidation {n} (act of stoning, sometimes to the point of death) :: kivittäminen, kivitys
lapis lazuli {n} /ˌlapɪs ˈlazjʊlaɪ/ (precious blue stone) :: lapis lazuli, lapislatsuli
Laplace distribution {n} (probability distribution) :: Laplace-jakauma
Laplace operator {n} (mathematics, physics: differential operator used in modeling of wave propagation, heat flow and many other applications) :: Laplacen operaattori
Laplace transform {n} (function on positive real numbers) :: Laplace-muunnos
Laplacian {n} (Laplace operator) SEE: Laplace operator ::
Lapland {prop} (region in Scandinavia) :: Lappi
lap of honour {n} (victory lap) SEE: victory lap ::
Lappajärvi {prop} (municipality) :: Lappajärvi
Lappeenranta {prop} (city of Finland) :: Lappeenranta
lappet moth {n} (eggar) SEE: eggar ::
Lappland {prop} (Lapland) SEE: Lapland ::
Lapponian Herder {n} (breed of dog) :: lapinporokoira
lap record {n} (the fastest time set for one lap) :: kierrosennätys
La Pérouse Strait {prop} (strait) :: La Pérousen salmi
lap sash seatbelt {n} (type of seatbelt) :: kolmipisteturvavyö
lapstrake {adj} (style) :: limisauma
lapstrake {adj} (boat) :: limisaumavene
lapsus linguae {n} /ˌlæpsəs ˈlɪŋɡwiː/ (An inadvertent remark) :: lipsahdus, lapsus
Laptev Sea {prop} (part of the Arctic Ocean) :: Laptevinmeri
lapti {n} (bast shoes) :: virsu, virsut {p}
laptop {n} /ˈlæp.tɑp/ (computing: a laptop computer) :: kannettava tietokone, kannettava, [colloquial] läppäri
laptop computer {n} (laptop) SEE: laptop ::
Lapua {prop} (town) :: Lapua
lapwing {n} /ˈlæpwɪŋ/ (bird belonging to the subfamily Vanellinae) :: hyyppä
larboard {n} (port) SEE: port ::
larceny {n} /ˈlɑɹ.sə.ni/ (law: unlawful taking of personal property) :: varkaus
larceny {n} (law: larcenous act) :: varkaus
larch {n} /ˈlɑɹtʃ/ (a coniferous tree) :: lehtikuusi
larch {n} (the wood of the larch) :: lehtikuusi
lard {n} (bacon) SEE: bacon ::
lard {n} /lɑɹd/ (fat from the abdomen of a pig) :: laardi, sianihra
lard {v} (to stuff with bacon or pork) :: täyttää pekonilla
lard {v} (to smear with fat or lard) :: silavoida
lard {v} (to garnish or strew) :: koristella
lard {v} (to fatten; enrich) :: lihottaa
lard {v} (to grow fat) :: lihoa
larder {n} /ˈlɑɹ.dɚ/ (cool room used as food storage) :: ruokakomero
lardy cake {n} (richly spiced bread originating in southwest England) :: laardikakku
large {adj} /ˈlɑːd͡ʒ/ (of greater size, see also: big) :: suuri, iso
large bonito {n} (skipjack tuna) SEE: skipjack tuna ::
large breasts {n} :: isot rinnat {p}
large intestine {n} (bodily organ) :: paksusuoli
largely {adv} /ˈlɑɹdʒ.li]/ (in a widespread or large manner) :: laajalti
largely {adv} (for the most part) :: pitkälti, enimmäkseen, paljolti
largely {adv} (on a large scale) :: runsaasti
largely {adv} (fully, at great length) :: laajasti
Large Magellanic Cloud {prop} (largest satellite of Milky Way) :: Suuri Magellanin pilvi
largen {v} (enlarge) SEE: enlarge ::
large-scale {adj} (large in amount, scope or extent) :: laaja, mittava
large-scale {adj} (drawn large so as to show detail) :: suurimittakaavainen
largess {n} /lɑɹˈdʒɛs/ (generosity in the giving of gifts or money) :: runsaskätisyys
large-tailed antshrike {n} (a passerine of the antbird family) :: isopyrstömuura
large white {n} (butterfly) :: kaaliperhonen
lar gibbon {n} (Hylobates lar) :: lari
largish {adj} (somewhat large) :: suurehko, kookkaanpuoleinen
lark {n} /lɑːk/ (bird) :: kiuru, leivo
lark {n} (one who wakes early) :: aamuvirkku
lark {n} (romp, frolic, some fun) :: hullutus
lark {n} (prank) :: pila, kuje
lark {v} (sport, engage in harmless pranking) :: pilailla, kujeilla
lark {v} (frolic, engage in carefree adventure) :: hullutella, toilailla
Larmor precession {n} (precession of motion of charged particles) :: Larmorin prekessio
LARP {v} /ˈlɑɹp/ (to engage in live-action role-play) :: larpata
LARPer {n} /ˈlɑɹ.pɚ/ (player of LARP) :: larppaaja
larva {n} /ˈlɑɹ.və/ (a stage of growth) :: toukka, toukka-aste, toukkavaihe
larva {n} (an animal in such stage of growth, see also: tadpole) :: toukka
laryngeal {adj} /ləˈɹɪn.dʒi.əl/ (of or pertaining to larynx) :: kurkunpään [genitive of noun]
laryngitis {n} /læɹɪnˈdʒajɾɪs/ (inflammation of the larynx) :: kurkunpään tulehdus, laryngiitti
laryngology {n} (branch of physiology) :: kurkkutautioppi
laryngospasm {n} (spasmodic closure of the larynx) :: laryngospasmi
larynx {n} /ˈlæ.ɹɪŋks/ (the organ) :: kurkunpää
lasagna {n} /ləˈzɑ.njə/ (flat sheet of pasta) :: lasagnelevy
lasagna {n} (baked dish) :: lasagne
lascivious {adj} /ləˈsɪvɪəs/ (wanton) :: epäsiveellinen, irstas, hekumallinen, rietas, himokas
lasciviousness {n} (the state or characteristic of being lascivious) :: irstaus
laser {n} /ˈleɪzɚ/ (device producing beam of light) :: laser
laser {n} (laser beam) SEE: laser beam ::
laser {n} (laser printer) SEE: laser printer ::
laser beam {n} (light from a laser) :: lasersäde
laser disc {n} (laserdisc) SEE: laserdisc ::
laserdisc {n} (type of videodisc) :: laserlevy
Laserdisc {n} (disc in this format) SEE: laserdisc ::
laser pointer {n} (device that emits a highly concentrated beam of light) :: laserosoitin
laser printer {n} (computer printer) :: lasertulostin
laserwort {n} (plant of the genus Laserpitium) :: karvasputki
lash {n} (eyelash; hair growing from the eyelid) SEE: eyelash ::
lash {n} /læʃ/ (thong of a whip) :: siima
lash {n} (obsolete: a snare) :: lieka
lash {n} (stroke with a whip) :: piiskanisku, ruoskanisku, sivallus
lash {n} (stroke of satire or sarcasm) :: sivallus
lash {v} (to strike with a lash) :: ruoskia, piiskata
lash {v} (to strike forcibly, beat as if with a lash) :: piiskata
lash {v} (to throw out with a jerk) :: nakata
lash {v} (to scold) :: suomia, haukkua pystyyn
lash {v} (to utter censure) :: ruoskia
lash {v} (of rain, to fall heavily) :: sataa kaatamalla, piiskata
lash {v} (to bind with a rope) :: sitoa, köyttää
La Spezia {prop} /lɑ ˈspɛtsi.ə/ (city in Liguria, Italy) :: La Spezia
lass {n} /læs/ (a young woman or girl) :: tyttö
lass {n} (sweetheart) SEE: sweetheart ::
lassi {n} /ˈlæsi/ (beverage) :: lassi
lassie {n} /ˈlæsi/ (young girl) :: pikkutyttö, tyttönen, typykkä
lasso {n} /ˈlæs.oʊ/ (a long rope with a sliding loop) :: lasso
lasso {v} (to catch with a lasso) :: lassota
last {adj} /lɑːst/ (final) :: viimeinen
last {adj} (most recent) :: viime; viimeisin
last {adj} (least preferable) :: viimeinen
last {adj} (being the only one remaining of its class) :: viimeinen
last {adj} (supreme; highest in degree; utmost) :: äärimmäinen, suurin, tärkein
last {adj} (lowest in rank or degree) :: viimeinen
last {determiner} (the one immediately before the present) :: viime
last {determiner} (closest to seven days ago) :: viime
last {adv} (after everything else) :: viimeksi
last {adv} (finally) :: viimeisenä
last {v} (to perform, carry out) :: suorittaa
last {v} (to endure, continue over time) :: kestää
last {v} (to hold out) :: kestää
last {n} (tool) :: lesti
last {n} (burden, load, cargo, freight) :: lasti
last {n} (measure of weight) :: lästi
last {n} (measure of the carrying capacity of a ship) :: lästi
lastborn {n} (youngest child of a family) :: kuopus, nuorimmainen, pahnanpohjimmainen
lastborn {n} (youngest member) :: kuopus, nuorin
lastborn {adj} (born last in a family) :: nuorin
lastborn {adj} (being younger than anyone else) :: nuorin
last but not least {adv} /ˈlæst bʌt nɑt ˈlist/ (An expression to start the last item of a list) :: viimeisimpänä muttei vähäisimpänä
last but one {adj} (penultimate) SEE: penultimate ::
last call {n} (announcement) :: valomerkki
lasting {adj} (persisting for an extended period of time) :: kestävä
lastingly {adv} (in a lasting manner) :: pysyvästi, kestävästi
Last Judgment {prop} (judgment day) :: viimeinen tuomio
lastly {adv} (sequence) :: viimeiseksi, lopuksi
last minute {n} (non-specific point in time close to a deadline) :: viime hetki, viime tinka
last minute {adj} (very close to a deadline) :: viime hetken
last nail in the coffin {n} (final nail in the coffin) SEE: final nail in the coffin ::
last name {n} (surname) SEE: surname ::
last night {n} (previous evening or night) :: eilisilta [evening], viime [night]
last night {adv} (during the night before today) :: eilisiltana, eilen illalla [evening], viime yönä [night]
last quarter {n} (the waning lunar phase halfway between full moon and new moon) :: viimeinen neljännes
last resort {n} (The only remaining option) :: viimeinen vaihtoehto, viimeinen keino
Last Sermon {prop} (Farewell Sermon) SEE: Farewell Sermon ::
last straw {n} (small additional burden) :: viimeinen pisara (last drop), viimeinen niitti (last staple)
Last Supper {prop} (last meal Jesus ate with disciples) :: viimeinen ehtoollinen
last time {n} (the ultimate occurrence) :: viimeinen kerta
last time {n} (the previous occurrence) :: edellinen kerta, viime kerta
last word {n} (finest, highest or ultimate representation of some class of object) :: viimeinen sana, viimeinen huuto
last word {n} (concluding remarks) :: viimeinen sana
last word {n} ((often pluralized) final statement uttered before death) :: viimeiset sanat {p}
last word {n} (final decision or the right to make such a decision) :: viimeinen sana
last words {n} (final remarks uttered by a person before death) :: viimeiset sanat {p}
last year {adv} (year before this one) :: viime vuonna
Las Vegan {n} (someone from Las Vegas) :: lasvegasilainen
Las Vegan {adj} (of or pertaining to Las Vegas) :: lasvegasilainen
lat {n} /lɑt/ (former currency of Latvia) :: lati
latch {v} /lætʃ/ (to close with a latch) :: salvata, panna säppiin
latch {n} (fastening for a door) :: säppi, salpa
latch {n} (flip-flop electronic circuit) :: kiikku
latch {n} (crossbow) :: varsijousi
latchkey kid {n} (schoolchild) :: avainkaulalapsi, avainlapsi
late {adj} /leɪt/ (near the end of a period of time) :: myöhäinen
late {adj} (near the end of the day) :: myöhäinen
late {adj} (associated with the end of a period) :: myöhäinen, myöhäis-
late {adj} (not arriving until after an expected time) :: myöhässä [adverb]
late {adj} (not having had an expected menstrual period) :: myöhässä [adverb]
late {adj} (euphemism for dead) :: edesmennyt; -vainaa, -vainaja
late {adj} (existing or holding some position not long ago, but not now) :: aiempi [former]; edellinen [previous]
late {adj} (recent) :: viime, viimeisimmät {p}
late {adv} (proximate in time) :: myöhään, myöhässä
late capitalism {n} (form of capitalism) :: myöhäiskapitalismi
latecomer {n} /ˈleɪtˌkʌm.ɚ/ (one who arrived late) :: tulokas
lateen {n} /lætˈin/ (sail) :: latinalaispurje
Late Latin {prop} (form of the Latin language) :: myöhäislatina
lately {adv} (recently) SEE: recently ::
Late Middle Ages {prop} (Translations) :: myöhäiskeskiaika
latency {n} /ˈleɪ.tə (delay) :: latenssi, viive
latent {adj} /ˈleɪ.tənt/ (existing or present but concealed or inactive) :: latentti, piilevä
later {adv} /ˈleɪtɚ/ (more late) :: myöhemmin
later {adv} (afterward in time) :: myöhemmin
later {adv} (at some unspecified time in the future) :: myöhemmin
later {adj} (more late) :: myöhempi
later {adj} (coming afterward in time) :: myöhempi
later {adj} (at some time in the future) :: myöhempi
later {interj} (see you later) :: nähdään, katsellaan myöhemmin
lateral {adj} /ˈlæt.ɚ.əl/ (of or pertaining to the side) :: sivuttainen, sivu-
lateral {adj} (pertaining to the left or right of the body) :: kylki-, ulko-
lateral {adj} (linguistics: pertaining to certain sounds) :: lateraalinen
lateral cuneiform bone {n} (cuneiform bone of the foot) :: ulompi vaajaluu
lateral line {n} (organ) :: kylkiviiva
lateral mark {n} (type of sea mark) :: lateraalimerkki
lateral thinking {n} (lateral thinking) :: lateraalinen ajattelu
late riser {n} (someone who gets up late) :: aamutorkku, aamuntorkku
laterite {n} /ˈlatəɹʌɪt/ (red hard or gravel-like soil or subsoil) :: lateriitti
latest {adj} /ˈleɪt.ɪst/ (most recent) :: uusin, viimeisin
latex {n} /ˈleɪˌtɛks/ (milky sap) :: lateksi
latex {n} (emulsion) :: lateksi
lath {n} /læθ/ :: rima
lathe {n} /leɪð/ (machine tool used to shape a piece of material) :: sorvi
lathe {v} (to shape with a lathe) :: sorvata
lather {n} /ˈlæðɚ/ (foam of soap and water) :: saippuavaahto
lather {v} (to cover with lather) :: vaahdottaa, saippuoida
lather {v} (to beat or whip) :: vaahdottaa, vatkata
Latin {adj} (Roman Catholic) SEE: Roman Catholic ::
Latin {adj} /ˈlæt.n/ (of the language) :: latinalainen
Latin {adj} (of the script) :: latinalainen
Latin {adj} (of ancient Rome) :: roomalainen
Latin {adj} (of Latium) :: latinalainen
Latin {adj} (of descendants from ancient Romans) :: roomalainen
Latin {adj} (of/from Latin America) :: latinalaisamerikkalainen
Latin {n} (language of the ancient Romans) :: latina
Latin {n} (person native to ancient Rome or its Empire) :: roomalainen
Latin {n} (person whose native tongue is one descended from Latin) :: romaanisen kielen puhuja
Latin {n} (person from Latin America, see also: Latin American) :: latino
Latin {n} (person adhering to Roman Catholic practice) :: roomalaiskatolinen
Latina {prop} (province) :: Latium
Latina {prop} (town) :: Latina
Latin alphabet {n} (the 26-letter alphabet) :: latinalaiset aakkoset
Latin America {prop} (parts of the Americas which speak Spanish or Portuguese) :: Latinalainen Amerikka
Latin American {n} (A native or inhabitant of Latin America) :: latinalaisamerikkalainen
Latin American {adj} (Of or relating to Latin America) :: latinalaisamerikkalainen
Latin Church {prop} (one of the particular churches) :: latinalainen kirkko
Latinism {n} (Latinism) :: latinismi
Latinist {n} (scholar who studies Latin) :: latinisti
Latinization {n} /ˈlætɪn.aɪˌzeɪ.ʃʌn/ (act or process of Latinizing) :: latinalaistaminen
Latinize {v} (to transliterate to Latin script) SEE: romanize ::
Latinize {v} /ˈlæt.ɪn.aɪz/ (to translate to Latin language) :: latinantaa [to translate]; latinalaistaa [to make a word similar in appearance or form to a Latin word]
Latino {n} /ləˈtinoʊ/ (person from Latin America) :: latinalaisamerikkalainen, [colloquial] lattari
latissimus dorsi {n} (muscle) :: leveä selkälihas
latitude {n} /ˈlæt.ɪ.tud/ (angular distance north or south from the equator) :: leveysaste, leveys
latitude {n} (imaginary line parallel to the equator) :: leveyspiiri
latitude {n} (freedom from restrictions) :: vapaus, toimintavapaus
latitude {n} (angular distance of a heavenly body from the ecliptic) :: deklinaatio
latitude {n} (extent or scope) :: laajuus
Latium {prop} /ˈleɪ.ʃi.əm/ (region of central Italy) :: Latium, Lazio
lative {n} (case) :: latiivi
latrine {n} /ləˈtɹiːn/ (a very simple toilet facility, usually just a pit or trench, see also: toilet; outhouse) :: ulkokäymälä, ulkovessa, latriini
latrine {n} (chamber pot) SEE: chamber pot ::
-latry {suffix} /-lətɹi/ (forms a noun meaning worship of stemmed noun) :: -latria
latte {n} /ˈlɑ.teɪ/ (caffè latte) :: latte, maitokahvi
latte art {n} (image) :: lattetaide
latte art {n} (art) :: lattetaide
latter {adj} /ˈlæt̬.əɹ/ (relating to or being the second of two items) :: jälkimmäinen, jäljempi
latter {adj} (near (or nearer) to the end) :: jäljempi
latter {adj} (close (or closer) to the present time) :: myöhempi
latter-day {adj} (modern, recent) SEE: modern ::
lattice {n} /ˈlæt.ɪs/ (flat panel constructed with strips of wood or other material) :: säleikkö, ristikko
lattice {n} (regular spacing or arrangement of geometric points) :: hila
lattice {n} (partially ordered set) :: hila
lattice constant {n} (constant distance between unit cells) :: hilavakio
lattice theory {n} (branch of mathematics) :: hilateoria
Latvia {prop} /ˈlæə/ (country) :: Latvia
Latvian {adj} /ˈlætvi.ən/ (pertaining to Latvia or the Latvian language) :: latvialainen [of Latvia], latviankielinen [of Latvian language]
Latvian {n} (Baltic language of Latvia) :: latvia
Latvian {n} (person pertaining to Latvia) :: latvialainen
Latvianness {n} (state of being Latvian) :: latvialaisuus
Latvian SSR {prop} (Soviet republic) :: Latvian SNT
laud {n} /lɔd/ (praise or glorification) :: ylistys
laud {n} (hymn of praise) :: ylistyslaulu
laud {v} (to praise, to glorify) :: ylistää
laudable {adj} /lɔːdəbl/ (worthy of being lauded) :: kunnioitettava, ansiokas, kiitettävä
laudably {adv} /ˈlɔː.dɪ (in a laudable manner) :: kiitettävästi
laudanum {n} (the tincture of opium once widely used) :: laudanumi
laugh {n} /læf/ (expression of mirth peculiar to the human species) :: nauru
laugh {n} (something that provokes mirth or scorn) :: naurunaihe, vitsi
laugh {v} (show mirth by peculiar movement of the muscles of the face and emission of sounds) :: nauraa
laugh {v} (be or appear cheerful) :: iloita, nauraa
laugh {v} (make an object of laughter or ridicule) :: pilkata, nauraa
laugh {v} (affect or influence by means of laughter) :: naurattaa, nauraa
laugh {v} (express by, or utter with, laughter) :: nauraa
laughable {adj} /ˈlæfəbl̩/ (fitted to exite laughter) :: huvittava, naurattava
laugher {n} /ˈlæfɚ/ (one who laughs) :: nauraja
laughing dove {n} (Spilopelia senegalensis) :: palmukyyhky
laughing-eyed {adj} (Having eyes that reflect happiness) :: nauravasilmäinen
laughing gas {n} (common name for nitrous oxide) :: ilokaasu
laughing gull {n} (European gull) :: naurulokki
laughing gull {n} (American gull) :: nokisiipilokki
laughing hyena {n} (spotted hyena) SEE: spotted hyena ::
laughing kookaburra {n} (Dacelo novaeguineae) :: isonauraja
laughing owl {n} (Sceloglaux albifacies) :: kirkupöllö
laughing stock {n} (object of ridicule) :: naurunaihe
laughingthrush {n} (species) :: pyrstötimali
laugh off {v} (respond to a negative situation lightheartedly) :: nauraa + allative
laugh one's head off {v} (laugh uproariously) :: nauraa katketakseen
laughter {n} /ˈlæftɚ/ (sound (as) of laughing) :: nauru
laughter {n} (movement of the muscles of the laughing face) :: nauru
laughter is the best medicine {proverb} (Translations) :: nauru pidentää ikää
launce {n} (sand lance) SEE: sand lance ::
launch {v} /lɔnt͡ʃ/ (throw, hurl, let fly, propel with force) :: laukaista, heittää
launch {v} (cause to move or slide from the land into the water) :: laskea vesille
launch {v} (send out; start on a career; set going; give a start to; put in operation) :: lanseerata, tuoda markkinoille
launch {n} (act of launching) :: laukaisu
launch {n} (movement of a vessel from land into the water) :: vesillelasku
launcher {n} /ˈlɑntʃ.ɚ/ (a device that throws something) :: laukaisin, heitin
launch pad {n} /ˈlɑntʃ.pæd/ (launch pad) :: laukaisualusta
launchpad {n} (launch pad) SEE: launch pad ::
launder {n} /ˈlɔndɚ/ (trough used by miners) :: ränni
launder {v} (to wash and iron) :: pyykätä ja silittää
launder {v} (to disguise the source of) :: pestä
launderer {n} (one who engages in the business of laundering) :: pyykinpesijä
launderette {n} /lɔndəˈɹɛt/ (place with facilities for washing that public may use) :: itsepalvelupesula, pesula
laundromat {n} (launderette) SEE: launderette ::
laundry {n} /ˈlɔːn.dɹi/ (laundering; washing) :: pyykkäys, pyykkääminen
laundry {n} (place or room where laundering is done) :: pesutupa, pesula
laundry {n} (that which needs to be laundered) :: pyykki
laundry basket {n} (container for holding and transporting clothing) :: pyykkikori
Laura {prop} /ˈlɔɹə/ (female given name) :: Laura
Laurasia {prop} (supercontinent) :: Lauraasia
laurel {n} /ˈlɔɹ.əl/ (evergreen shrub, of the genus Laurus) :: laakeri
laurel {n} (crown of laurel) :: laakeriseppele
laurel {n} (honor, distinction) :: laakerit {p}
Laurel and Hardy {prop} /ˈlɔɹ.əl ænd ˈhɑɹ.di/ (any humorous duo) :: Majakka ja Perävaunu
laurel wreath {n} (wreath worn as a symbol of victory) :: laakeriseppele
Laurence {prop} (male given name) :: Lauri
lauric acid {n} (saturated fatty acid) :: lauriinihappo
lav {n} (non-offensive slang for a lavatory) :: vessa
lava {n} /ˈlɑːvə/ (molten rock) :: laava
lava {n} (magma) SEE: magma ::
lava flow {n} (flow of lava) :: laavavirta, laavavirtaus
lava lake {n} (reservoir of molten lava) :: laavajärvi
lava lamp {n} (lamp used for decoration) :: laavalamppu
lavash {n} /ləˈvɑːʃ/ (a soft, thin flatbread) :: lavash
lavatory {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet ::
lavatory {n} (sink) SEE: sink ::
lava tube {n} (natural conduct) :: laavatunneli
lavender {n} /ˈlæv.ən.dɚ/ (plant) :: laventeli
lavender {n} (colour) :: laventeli
lavish {adj} /ˈlævɪʃ/ (profuse) :: tuhlaavainen, avokätinen
lavish {adj} (excessive) :: ylenpalttinen
lavish {v} (to expend or bestow with profusion) :: tuhlata, [rahaa] syytää
lavishly {adv} /ˈlævɪʃli/ (in a lavish manner) :: avokätisesti
lavishness {n} /ˈlæv.ɪʃ.nɪs/ (state or characteristic of being lavish) :: avokätisyys
law {n} /lɔ/ (body of rules established in a community by its authorities) :: laki, lainsäädäntö
law {n} (any rule that must or should be obeyed) :: laki
law {n} (statement of (observed, established) order, sequence or relationship of phenomena) :: laki
law {n} (mathematics: statement that is true under specified conditions) :: laki, sääntö
law {n} (informal: the police) :: kytät {p}
law-abiding {adj} (obeying the laws) :: lainkuuliainen
law and order {n} (enforcement of law, statutes and social conventions) :: laki ja järjestys, laillinen järjestys
lawbreaker {n} (person who breaks the law) :: lainrikkoja
law enforcement {n} (ensuring obedience to law) :: lain toimeenpano, lainvalvonta
law enforcement {n} (various government agencies involved in the prevention of crime and the apprehension of criminals) :: toimeenpanoviranomainen
law firm {n} (business formed by one or more lawyers to engage in the practice of law) :: asianajotoimisto, lakitoimisto
lawful {adj} /ˈlɔːfʊl/ (conforming to or recognised by law or rules) :: lainmukainen, laillinen
lawless {adj} (not governed by the law) :: laiton
lawless {adj} (prohibited) :: laiton, lainvastainen
lawless {adj} (not restrained by the law) :: laeista piittaamaton, laiton
lawlessness {n} (a lack of law and order) :: laittomuus
lawmaker {n} (legislator) SEE: legislator ::
lawman {n} (lawyer) SEE: lawyer ::
lawn {n} /lɔn/ (open space between woods) :: ruohikko
lawn {n} (ground covered with grass) :: nurmikko, pihanurmikko
lawn {n} (a type of linen or cotton fabric) :: musliini
lawn {n} (pieces of such fabric) :: musliini
lawn {n} (an item of clothing made from the fabric) :: musliinivaate
lawn bowling {n} (bowls) SEE: bowls ::
lawn mower {n} (machine for cutting grass) SEE: lawnmower ::
lawn-mower {n} (lawnmower) SEE: lawnmower ::
lawnmower {n} /ˈlɔːn.məʊ.ə/ (a device to cut grass) :: ruohonleikkuri
law of conservation of energy {n} (total energy remains constant) :: energian häviämättömyyden laki, energian säilymisen laki
law of cosines {n} (statement) :: kosinilause
law of nature {n} (natural law) SEE: natural law ::
law of obligations {n} (The area of law pertaining to the rights and duties that arise from agreements) :: velvoiteoikeus
law of sines {n} (statement) :: sinilause
law of tangents {n} (statement) :: tangenttilause
law of the jungle {n} (The survival of the fittest) :: viidakon laki
law of the sea {n} (body of international law) :: merioikeus
Lawrence {prop} (male given name) SEE: Laurence ::
lawrencium {n} /ləˈɹɛnsiəm/ (chemical element) :: lawrencium
law school {n} (institution) :: oikeustieteellinen tiedekunta [faculty], oikeustieteellinen yliopisto [university]
lawsuit {n} /ˈlɔˌs(j)ut/ (case where a court is needed to resolve differences) :: siviilikanne, kanne, oikeusjuttu
lawyer {n} /ˈlɔɪ.ɚ/ (professional person authorized to practice law) :: asianajaja, juristi, lakimies
lawyer's wig {n} (Coprinus comatus) :: suomumustesieni
lax {adj} /læks/ (not strict; lenient; allowing for deviation) :: löysä, höllä, väljä
lax {adj} (loose; not tight or taut) :: löysä
lax {adj} (lacking care) :: holtiton, huolimaton, piittaamaton, leväperäinen
lax {adj} (diarrheal) SEE: diarrheal ::
laxative {adj} /ˈlæk.sə.tɪv/ (causing movement of the bowels) :: laksatiivinen
laxative {n} (substance with a laxative effect) :: laksatiivi
lay {v} /leɪ/ (to place something down in a position of rest) :: laskea, asettaa, panna, laittaa
lay {v} (archaic: to cause to subside or abate) :: laannuttaa
lay {v} (to leave something somewhere) :: jättää
lay {v} (to prepare groundwork, table etc.) :: valmistaa [general], laskea [groundwork], kattaa [table]
lay {v} (to install certain building materials) :: tehdä [general], muurata [bricks], laatoittaa [tiles]
lay {v} (to deposit an egg) :: munia
lay {v} (to have sex with) :: maata, panna
lay {n} (arrangement or relationship) :: sijoittelu, asettelu
lay {n} (direction a rope is twisted) :: kierteen suunta, kierre
lay {n} (casual sexual partner) :: pano
lay {adj} (non-professional) :: maallikko
lay {adj} (non-clergy) :: maallikko
lay {n} (sung poem) :: laulu
lay about {v} (to strike blows in all directions) :: huitoa
layabout {n} /ˈleɪəˌbaʊt/ (lazy person) :: vetelys
lay an egg {v} (to produce an egg) :: munia
lay an egg {v} (to produce a failure or flop) :: munata
lay-by {n} /ˈleɪ.baɪ/ (road-side rest area) :: levähdysalue
lay claim {v} (say that something belongs to oneself) :: vaatia itselleen, vaatia
lay down {v} (to surrender or yield (a weapon) by placing it on the ground) :: luovuttaa, laskea
lay down {v} (to specify or establish (rules)) :: määrätä, säätää
lay down {v} (to lie down for rest) :: käydä makuulle, käydä pitkäkseen
layer {n} /ˈleɪ.ɚ/ (single thickness of some material covering a surface) :: kerros
layer {n} (item of clothing worn under or over another) :: vaatekerros
layer {n} (deposit) :: kerros, kerrostuma
layer {n} (person who lays things, such as tiles) :: laatoittaja [layer of tiles]
layer {n} (hen kept to lay eggs) :: munituskana
layer {v} (to arrange in layers) :: kerrostaa, pinota
layered {adj} (formed of layers) :: kerroksinen, kerrosrakenteinen
lay figure {n} (jointed model) SEE: dummy ::
lay figure {n} (unimportant person) SEE: Joe Average ::
layman {n} (someone who is not an ordained cleric) :: maallikko
layman {n} (someone who is not a professional in a given field) :: maallikko
lay off {v} (to dismiss workers from employment) :: irtisanoa, lomauttaa
layoff {n} (dismissal of employees) :: irtisanominen [permanent], lomautus [temporal]
lay of the land {n} (physical characteristics of the terrain or surrounding natural environment) :: maasto
lay of the land {n} (trends, feelings influencing a situation) :: tunnelma
layout {n} (structured arrangement of items) :: asetelma, sijoitus, sommittelu, pohja
layout {n} (plan for such arrangement) :: asettelu, sijoittelu, sommittelu, pohjapiirustus
layout {n} (act of laying out) :: asettelu, sijoittelu, sommittelu, suunnittelu
layout {n} (process of arranging media content for publishing) :: taitto
layout {n} (map or a drawing of a construction site) :: asemapiirustus
layover {n} (pause in a journey) :: välilasku
layperson {n} (one who is not a cleric) :: maallikko
layperson {n} (one who is not intimately familiar with a given subject) :: maallikko, amatööri
lay something at the feet of {v} (to assign responsibility for (something) to (someone)) :: kiittää
lay waste {v} (to completely destroy) :: hävittää
Laz {prop} (language) :: lazi
Lazarus {prop} /ˈlæzəɹəs/ (New Testament characters) :: Lasarus
laze {v} /leɪz/ (be lazy, waste time) :: laiskotella, möllötellä
lazily {adv} (in a lazy manner) :: laiskasti
laziness {n} (quality of being lazy) :: laiskuus
Lazio {prop} (Italian region) :: Lazio
lazurite {n} (lapis lazuli) SEE: lapis lazuli ::
lazy {adj} /ˈleɪzi/ (unwilling to work) :: laiska
lazy {adj} (causing idleness; relaxed or leisurely) :: rauhallinen, unelias
lazy {adj} (eye: squinting because of weak muscles) :: karsastava
lazy {adj} (cattle brand: horizontal) :: makaava
lazy ass {n} /ˈleɪ̯.zi.æs]/ ((vulgar, slang) lazy person) :: laiskajaakko, laiskuri
lazybones {n} (person who is lazy) :: laiskuri, laiskajaakko, laiskamato, tyhjäntoimittaja
lazy eye {n} (amblyopia) SEE: amblyopia ::
Lübeck {prop} (city) :: Lyypekki
LCD {n} (liquid crystal display) :: LCD-näyttö, nestekidenäyttö
lea {n} /liː/ (open field, meadow) :: niitty
leach {v} /liːtʃ/ (to purge a soluble matter out of something) :: huuhtoa
lead {n} /lɛd/ (chemical element) :: lyijy
lead {n} (plummet to measure depth of water) :: luoti
lead {n} (separator line in print) :: riviväli
lead {n} (typography: vertical space) :: riviväli
lead {n} (sheets or plates covering a roof) :: lyijylevy
lead {n} (roof covered with lead sheets or terne plates) :: lyijykatto
lead {n} (refill for writing tool) :: lyijy
lead {n} (bullets) :: lyijy
lead {v} (to cover, fill, or affect with lead) :: täyttää lyijyllä, peittää lyijyllä, täyttyä lyijyyn, peittyä lyijyyn
lead {v} /liːd/ (guide or conduct with the hand, or by means of some physical contact connection) :: johdattaa, opastaa, ohjata
lead {v} (guide or conduct in a certain course) :: johdattaa, opastaa, johtaa
lead {v} (conduct or direct with authority) :: johtaa, vetää
lead {v} (go or be in advance of; precede) :: johtaa
lead {v} (draw or direct by influence) :: johdattaa, ajaa
lead {v} (guide or conduct oneself) :: viedä, johtaa
lead {v} (begin a game of cards or dominoes) :: aloittaa
lead {v} (intransitive: to guide or conduct) :: johtaa
lead {v} (intransitive: be ahead of others) :: johtaa
lead {v} (intransitive: have the highest interim score in a game) :: johtaa
lead {v} (intransitive: be more advanced) :: johtaa, olla edellä
lead {v} (intransitive: tend or reach in a certain direction) :: johtaa, viedä
lead {v} (transitive: to step off base) :: kärkkyä
lead {n} (act of leading or conducting) :: johto, johtaminen
lead {n} (precedence; advance position) :: johto, johtoasema, kärkipaikka, kärki
lead {n} (in cards and dominoes) :: ajo, lähtö
lead {n} (channel of open water in an ice field) :: väylä
lead {n} (nautical: course of a rope from end to end) :: pituus
lead {n} (leash) :: talutushihna, hihna, lieka
lead {n} (charging lead) :: varausjohto, latausjohto
lead {n} (information obtained by a detective or police officer) :: johtolanka
lead {n} (information obtained by a news reporter) :: vihje
lead astray {v} (to cause to believe untruth) :: johtaa harhaan
lead astray {v} (to misguide or misdirect) :: johtaa harhaan
lead crystal {n} (type of glass) :: kristallilasi
lead crystal {n} (type of glassware) :: kristalli
leaden {adj} /ˈlɛdən/ (made of lead) :: lyijyinen
leaden {adj} (pertaining to or resembling lead) :: lyijyinen
leaden {adj} (dull) :: lyijynharmaa
leader {n} /ˈlidɚ/ (one having authority) :: johtaja, vetäjä
leader {n} (pipe to conduct water from the roof) :: syöksytorvi
leader {n} (principal article in a newspaper) :: pääkirjoitus
leadership {n} (capacity to lead) :: johtajuus
leadership {n} (office of leader) :: johto
lead-free {adj} (containing no lead) :: lyijytön
lead-free {adj} (petroleum: containing no tetraethyl lead; unleaded) :: lyijytön
lead guitar {n} (electric guitar that plays soloistically) :: soolokitara
lead-in {n} (introduction) :: johdanto
leading {adj} (providing guidance) :: johdatteleva
leading {adj} (ranking first) :: johtava
leading {adj} (preceding) :: edeltävä
leading diagonal {n} (main diagonal) SEE: main diagonal ::
leading edge {n} (aeronautics: frontmost edge of an airfoil) :: etureuna
leading edge {n} (foremost part of a trend) :: kärki, kärkipää
leading edge {n} (forefront of practice or technology) :: kärki, kärkipää
leading question {n} (suggestive interrogation) :: johdatteleva kysymys
leadman {n} (leader of group of workers) :: ryhmänjohtaja, kymppi
leadman {n} (one who leads a dance) :: viejä
lead on {v} (to encourage with the illusion of a romantic relationship) :: houkutella
lead oxide {n} (yellow oxide of lead) :: lyijyoksidi
lead pencil {n} (pencil with a core made of graphite) :: lyijykynä
lead poisoning {n} (chronic intoxiction caused by lead) SEE: plumbism ::
lead sheet {n} (form of written music) :: lead sheet
lead shot {n} (Small balls of lead used as projectiles) :: lyijyhauli
lead time {n} (the amount of time between the initiation of some process and its completion) :: läpimenoaika
leaf {n} /liːf/ (part of a plant) :: lehti
leaf {n} (anything resembling the leaf of a plant) :: lehti
leaf {n} (sheet of any substance beaten or rolled until very thin) :: lehti
leaf {n} (sheet of a book) :: lehti, sivu
leaf {n} (flat section used to extend a table) :: jatkokappale, jatkolevy, jatko
leaf {n} (moveable panel of a bridge or door) :: läppä, levy, paneeli
leaf {n} (computing, mathematics: tree node without descendants) :: lehti
leaf {v} (to produce leaves) :: lehtiä
leaf {n} (tea leaves) SEE: tea leaf ::
leaf blower {n} (motorised garden tool) :: lehtipuhallin
leaf bud {n} (bud which develops into a leaf) :: lehtisilmu
leaf-cutter ant {n} (type of ant) :: lehdenleikkaaja
leafed {adj} /liːft/ (having certain kind of leaves) :: -lehtinen
leafless {adj} (without leaves) :: lehdetön
leaflet {n} /ˈliːflɪt/ (component of a compound leaf) :: lehdykkä
leaflet {n} (small piece of paper with information) :: esite, lentolehtinen
leaf-nosed bat {n} (animal) :: leikko
leafstalk {n} (stalk that supports a leaf) SEE: petiole ::
leaf-storm {n} (a wind-driven burst of dead leaves) :: lehtipyörre
leafy {adj} /ˈliːfi/ (covered with leaves) :: lehtevä
leafy {adj} (containing much foliage) :: lehtevä
leafy spurge {n} (Euphorbia esula) :: kenttätyräkki
league {n} /liːɡ/ (a group or association of cooperating members) :: liitto
league {n} (organization of sports teams) :: liiga
league {v} (to form an association) :: muodostaa liitto
League of Nations {prop} (international organization) :: Kansainliitto
league table {n} (tabular display of teams) :: sarjataulukko
Leah {prop} (elder daughter of Laban) :: Lea
leak {n} /liːk/ (hole which admits water or other fluid, or lets it escape) :: vuoto
leak {n} (entrance or escape of a fluid) :: vuoto
leak {n} (divulgation, or disclosure, of information) :: vuoto
leak {v} (to allow fluid to escape or enter) :: vuotaa
leak {v} (to reveal secret information) :: vuotaa
leakage {n} (act of leaking) :: vuoto
lean {v} /liːn/ (to hang outwards) :: kallistaa, kallistua
lean {v} (to press against) :: nojata, nojautua
lean {adj} (being slim, not fleshy) :: laiha, hoikka
Leaning Tower of Pisa {prop} (the leaning bell tower in the Italian town of Pisa) :: Pisan kalteva torni, Pisan torni
lean-to {n} /lin.tu/ (type of shelter) :: katos, laavu
leap {v} /liːp/ (to jump) :: loikata
leap {n} (the act of leaping) :: hyppy, loikka
leap {n} (significant move forward) :: hyppy, hyppäys
leap day {n} /liːp deɪ/ (extra day in a leap year) :: karkauspäivä
leapfrog {n} /ˈliːpfɹɒɡ/ (game) :: pukkihyppely
leapfrog {v} (to jump over some obstacle) :: loikata
leapfrog {v} (to overtake) :: syrjäyttää, tehdä vanhanaikaiseksi
leapfrog {v} (to progress) :: loikata
leapfrog {v} (military: to advance by engaging the enemy with one unit while another moves further forward) :: koukata
leapling {n} /ˈliplɪŋ/ (one born on a leap day) :: karkauspäivänä syntynyt
leap of faith {n} (act of believing in something despite proof) :: uskon hyppy
leaps and bounds {adv} (idiom: considerably) :: suurin harppauksin
leap second {n} (second of time added to the year occasionally to compensate for variation in the rate of Earth's rotation) :: karkaussekunti
leap to mind {v} (spring to mind) SEE: spring to mind ::
leap year {n} (366-day year in the Gregorian calendar) :: karkausvuosi
learn {v} /lɜːn/ (to acquire knowledge or ability) :: oppia, opetella
learn {v} (to attend educational activity) :: oppia, opiskella
learn {v} (to make use of a bad experience) :: oppia
learn {v} (to improve) :: oppia
learn {v} (to be studying) :: opiskella, opetella
learn {v} (to come to know; to become informed of; to find out) :: saada tietää, saada selville
learned {adj} /ˈlɝnɪd/ (having much learning) :: oppinut
learned {adj} /lɝnd/ (acquired by learning) :: opittu
learned borrowing {n} (word borrowed from a classical language into a modern language) :: sivistyssana
learnedly {adv} (in educated manner) :: oppineesti
learnedness {n} (quality) :: oppineisuus
learned society {n} (promoter of an academic discipline) :: tiedeseura, tieteellinen seura
learner {n} /ˈlɜɹnəɹ/ (one that is learning) :: harjoittelija
learning {n} /ˈlɝnɪŋ/ (action of the verb) :: oppiminen
learning {n} (accumulated knowledge) :: oppineisuus, oppi
learning content management system {n} (software system) :: oppisisältöjen hallintajärjestelmä
learning curve {n} (visualization of learning as a function of experience) :: oppimiskäyrä
learning curve {n} (measure of how much there is to learn in a restricted amount of time) :: oppimistehtävä
learning difference {n} (learning disability) SEE: learning disability ::
learning difficulty {n} (learning disability) SEE: learning disability ::
learning disability {n} (disability which prevents the sufferer from learning in a typical manner) :: oppimisvaikeus
learning-disabled {adj} (having a condition that impedes learning) :: oppimisongelmainen
learning objective {n} (that which a student is expected to learn) :: oppimistavoite
learn the hard way {v} (learn by experiencing the consequences of making mistakes) :: oppia kantapään kautta
learn the ropes {v} (to learn the basics) :: oppia alkeet
lease {v} /liːs/ (to operate or live in some property or land through purchasing a long-term contract) :: vuokrata
lease {n} (contract granting use or occupation of property) :: vuokrasopimus
lease {n} (period of such a contract) :: vuokra-aika
leaseholder {n} (tenant holding a lease) :: vuokraaja, vuokralainen
leash {n} /liːʃ/ (long cord for dogs) :: talutushihna, talutin
least {determiner} /liːst/ (the smallest amount of) :: vähin, pienin
least {adv} (in the smallest degree) :: vähiten
least common multiple {n} ((number theory)) :: pienin yhteinen jaettava
least weasel {n} /ˈliːstˈwizəl/ (Mustela nivalis) :: lumikko
leather {n} /ˈlɛðə/ (material produced by tanning animal skin) :: nahka
leather {n} (piece of leather used for polishing) :: säämiskä
leather {n} (colloquial: cricket ball or football) :: nahkakuula [football]
leather {n} (leather clothing) :: nahkavaatteet
leather {adj} (made of leather) :: nahka-, nahkainen
leatherback {n} /ˈlɛ.ðɚ.bæk/ (Dermochelys coriacea) :: merinahkakilpikonna
leatherette {n} /ˌlɛðəˈɹɛt/ (a type of fabric) :: tekonahka, keinonahka
leatherjacket {n} (larva of some craneflies) :: vaaksiaisen toukka
leatherjacket {n} (fish of the family Balistidae) :: säppikala
leathery {adj} (having properties of leather) :: nahkamainen, nahkainen; nahistunut [primarily of vegetables]
leave {v} /liːv/ (To cause to remain as available, not take away, refrain from depleting) :: jättää
leave {v} (To transfer possession after death) :: jättää
leave {v} (To give (something) to someone; to deliver (something) to a repository; to deposit) :: jättää
leave {v} (To transfer responsibility or attention) :: jättää
leave {v} (To depart from, end one's connection or affiliation with) :: jättää
leave {v} (To end one's membership in) :: jättää, erota
leave {v} (To depart (intransitive)) :: lähteä
leave {n} (permission to be absent) :: vapaa
leave {n} (absence from work) :: vapaa
leave {n} (departure) :: lähtö
leave behind {v} (abandon) :: jättää
leave behind {v} (forget about) :: unohtaa
leave behind {v} (not live longer than) :: jättää jälkeensä
leave behind {v} (leave a trace) :: jättää, jättää jälki
leave behind {v} (outdo) :: jättää taakseen
leave behind {v} (pass) :: jättää taakseen
leave it be {v} (allow something to follow its natural course) :: anna olla
leave me alone {phrase} (stop talking to me) :: jätä minut rauhaan
leaven {n} /ˈlɛv.ən/ (any agent used to make dough rise) :: nostatusaine
leaven {v} (to add leavening) :: nostattaa
leaven {v} (to cause to rise by fermentation) :: nostattaa, kohottaa
leavening agent {n} (organism or substance) :: nostatusaine
leave of absence {n} (absence from work) SEE: leave ::
leave out {v} (to leave out or to not include) SEE: omit ::
leave someone in the lurch {v} (to abandon somebody and leave him or her in a difficult situation) :: jättää pulaan
Lebanese {n} /lɛ.bəˈniːz/ (A person from Lebanon) :: libanonilainen
Lebanese {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Lebanon, its people or language) :: libanonilainen
Lebanon {prop} /ˈlɛbənən/ (Lebanese Republic) :: Libanon
lebensraum {n} (living space) :: elintila
lecher {n} /lɛtʃə(ɹ)/ (a lecherous man) :: irstailija, pukki, häntäheikki, hamesankari, naistenmies
lecherous {adj} /ˈlɛtʃəɹəs/ (given to a lustful craving of sexual activities) :: irstas, rietas
lecithin {n} /ˈlɛs.ə.θɪn/ (lecithin) :: lesitiini
lect {n} /lɛkt/ (variety) :: lekti
lectern {n} (a stand with a slanted top used to support a bible from which passages are read during a church service) :: lukuteline
lectern {n} (a similar stand to support a lecturer's notes) :: puhujapönttö, lehteri
lectotype {n} (biological specimen or illustration) :: lektotyyppi
lecture {n} /ˈlɛk.t͡ʃɚ/ (a spoken lesson) :: luento
lecture {v} (to teach) :: luennoida
lecture {v} (to berate, to scold) :: läksyttää
lecture hall {n} (lecture theatre) SEE: lecture theatre ::
lecturer {n} /ˈlɛktʃəɹɚ/ (person who gives lectures) :: luennoija, luennoitsija
lecturer {n} (member of university or college) :: lehtori
lecturer {n} (dated: member of the Church of England clergy) :: apupappi
lecture theatre {n} (room in a university with many seats and a pitched floor) :: auditorio, luentosali
LED {n} /ɛl.iː.ˈdiː/ (light-emitting diode) :: loistediodi, ledi [colloquial]
lederhosen {n} /ˈleɪdɚˌhoʊzən/ (Bavarian knee-breeches made of leather) :: lederhosen
ledge {n} /lɛdʒ/ (shelf) :: hylly; [protruding part of a façade or structure] otsa, otsikko
ledge {n} (of rocks) :: kieleke, kallionkieleke, uloke; [reef] karikko, riutta
ledge {n} (layer) :: kerros, kerrostuma
ledge {n} (lode) :: mineraalisuoni, malmisuoni, suoni
ledge {n} (lintel) :: kamana
ledge {n} (cornice) :: reunalista, korniisi, kattolista
ledger {n} /ˈlɛdʒə/ (book for keeping notes) :: tilikirja
ledger {n} (collection of accounting entries) :: tilikirja
ledger line {n} (notation to inscribe notes outside the musical staffs) :: apuviiva
lee {adj} (side of the ship away from the wind) :: suojanpuoli
leech {n} /liːtʃ/ (annelid) :: juotikas, iilimato
leech {n} (person who derives profit from others) :: verenimijä
leech {v} (to apply a leech medicinally) :: kupata
leech {v} (to drain resources without giving back) :: kupata
leech {n} (paganism: a healer) :: poppamies
leech {n} (vertical edge of a square sail) :: liikki
leech {n} (aft edge of a triangular sail) :: takaliikki
leech {n} (physician) SEE: physician ::
leech line {n} (line for tightening the leech of a triangular mainsail) :: snörppi
leechline {n} (line to haul leeches of a sail) :: nokkakoortinki, reunanuora
Leeds {prop} /liːdz/ (city in England) :: Leeds
leek {n} /liːk/ (vegetable) :: purjo, purjosipuli
leer {v} /lɪɹ/ (to look with sexual desire or malicious intent) :: silmäillä [sexually], mulkoilla [maliciously], mulkaista [maliciously]
lees {n} :: sakka
leeward {adj} /ˈliːwɜ(ɹ)d/ (Downwind) :: suojanpuoleinen
leeward {adv} (Downwind) :: alatuuleen
leeway {n} /ˈliːˌweɪ]/ (degree or amount of freedom or flexibility) :: pelivara, liikkumavara
left {adj} /lɛft/ (the west side of the body when one is facing north) :: vasen
left {adj} (pertaining to the political left) :: vasemmistolainen
left {adv} (on the left side) :: vasemmalla
left {adv} (towards the left side) :: vasemmalle
left {n} (the left side) :: vasen, vasen puoli
left {n} (the ensemble of left-wing political parties) :: vasemmisto
left {v} (remaining) :: [with verbs signifying movement] jäljelle, [with stative verbs] jäljellä
left-about {n} (180 degrees to the right) :: täyskäännös vasempaan
left and right {adv} (all over the place) :: kaksin käsin
leftard {n} (person of left-wing political views) :: vasemmistolainen
left back {n} (a defender who plays on the left) :: vasen puolustaja
left bank {n} (bank to the left when facing downstream) :: vasen ranta
left bracket {n} (left square bracket) :: vasen hakasulje
left-click {v} (to press the left button on a mouse) :: klikata vasemmalla
left-click {v} (to activate an item on the screen by left-clicking) :: klikata vasemmalla
left coset {n} :: vasen sivuluokka
left fielder {n} (outfielder) :: vasen koppari
left-handed {n} (preferring the left hand over the right) :: vasenkätinen
left-handedness {n} (state of being left-handed) :: vasenkätisyys
left-hander {n} (a person who is left-handed) :: vasenkätinen, vasuri
leftist {n} /ˈlɛftɪst/ (a person who holds views associated with the political left) :: vasemmistolainen
leftist {adj} (Pertaining to the political left) :: vasemmistolainen
left-luggage office {n} (place where luggage may be left) :: matkatavarasäilytys
leftover {adj} (remaining, left behind) :: tähteeksi jäänyt
leftover {adj} (remaining as meal is complete) :: tähteeksi jäänyt
leftover {n} (something left behind) :: tähde
leftovers {n} (food remaining after a meal) :: tähteet {p}
left-wing {adj} (supporting political change) :: vasemmisto-, vasemmistolainen
lefty {n} (left-hander) SEE: left-hander ::
leg {n} /lɛɡ/ (lower limb from groin to ankle) :: jalka
leg {n} (portion of the lower appendage from knee to ankle) :: sääri
leg {n} (part of garment covering the leg) :: lahje, puntti [colloquial]
leg {n} (stage of journey) :: etappi, legi [in sailing], pätkä
leg {n} ((nautical) distance done without changing the sails from one side to the other) :: legi
leg {n} ((nautical) side of a route in a sailing race) :: legi
leg {n} (game played in a tournament) :: ottelu, kierros, [in a relay-race] osuus
leg {n} (side in a triangle) :: kateetti
leg {n} (supporting protrusion of an inanimate object) :: jalka, varsi
legacy {n} /ˈlɛɡəsi/ (money or property bequeathed to someone in a will) :: perintö, legaatti
legacy {n} (something inherited from a predecessor; a heritage) :: perintö
legacy {adj} (aging computer system) :: vanha, vanhentunut
legacy {adj} (left behind, old or no longer in active use) :: vanha, vanhentunut
legal {adj} /ˈliɡəl/ (relating to the law or to lawyers) :: juridinen, oikeudellinen, laki-, lakimies-, lainopillinen
legal {adj} (having its basis in the law) :: lainmukainen, juridinen
legal {adj} (allowed or prescribed by law) :: laillinen, lakisääteinen
legal advice {n} (formal opinion regarding law) :: lainopillinen neuvo
legal age {n} (age of majority) SEE: age of majority ::
legal aid {n} (free or low-cost service in the field of law) :: oikeusapu
legal entity {n} (organisation that the law treats as a legal person) SEE: legal person ::
legalese {n} (technical talk of the legal profession) :: (lakimiesten) kapulakieli, lakikieli [also used non-pejoratively]
legalese {n} (wording that resembles how lawyers write) :: kapulakieli
legal interest {n} (interest allowed by law) :: laillinen korko
legalise {v} /ˈliːɡəlaɪz/ (make legal) :: laillistaa
legalism {n} (philosophy) :: legalismi
legalism {n} (doctrine) :: legalismi
legalism {n} (legal axiom, term or rule) :: lakimääräys; lakitermi [term]
Legalism {n} (school of thought originating in ancient China) :: legalismi
legality {n} (lawfulness) :: laillisuus
legalization {n} (process of making something legal) :: laillistaminen
legalize {v} (legalise) SEE: legalise ::
legally {adv} /ˈliːɡəli/ (as permitted by law) :: laillisesti
legally {adv} (from a legal perspective) :: juridisesti
legal person {n} (organization or group of people) :: oikeushenkilö
legal positivism {n} (legal school of thought in jurisprudence) :: oikeudellinen positivismi
legal studies {n} (study of theories and philosophies related to law) SEE: jurisprudence ::
legal studies {n} (study of law) :: lakitieto
legal tender {n} (currency that cannot be refused as payment to extinguish a debt) :: laillinen maksuväline
legatee {n} (one who receives a legacy) :: erityistestamentinsaaja
legato {adv} /ləˈɡɑ.toʊ/ (music: smoothly, in a connected manner) :: legato, sitoen
legato {n} (slur curve) :: legato
legend {n} /ˈlɛdʒ.ənd/ (story of unknown origin describing plausible but extraordinary past events) :: legenda
legend {n} (any person of extraordinary accomplishment) :: legenda
legend {n} (key to the symbols and color codes on a map) :: selitykset {p}
legendary {adj} (of or pertaining to a legend) :: legendaarinen
legerdemain {n} /ˈlɛdʒ.əɹ.dəˌmeɪn/ (sleight of hand) :: silmänkääntötemppu
leghorn {n} /ˈlɛɡhɔɹn/ (small white chicken breed) :: leghorn
legibility {n} (property that makes legible or easily readable) :: luettavuus
legible {adj} /ˈlɛd͡ʒəbl/ (being clear enough to be read, readable, particularly for handwriting) :: luettava, lukukelpoinen
legion {n} /ˈliːdʒən/ (the major unit or division of the Roman army) :: legioona
legionary {n} (member of a legion) :: legioonalainen
legionnaire {n} (a member of a legion) SEE: legionary ::
leg irons {n} (fetter attached at the ankle) :: jalkaraudat {p}
legislate {v} /ˈlɛdʒɪsˌleɪt/ (pass laws) :: säätää laki
legislation {n} /ˌlɛd͡ʒɪsˈleɪʃən/ (the act of legislating) :: lainsäädäntö
legislation {n} (law already enacted by legislature) :: lainsäädäntö
legislative {adj} /ˈlɛ.dʒɪˌsleɪ.tɪv/ (having the power to make laws) :: lakiasäätävä
legislative {n} (branch of government) SEE: legislative branch ::
legislative branch {n} (branch of government) :: lainsäädäntövalta
legislator {n} (who creates or enacts laws) :: lainsäätäjä
legislature {n} /ˈlɛdʒɪsleɪtʃɚ/ (governmental body) :: lainsäädäntöelin
legist {n} (legislator) SEE: legislator ::
legist {n} /ˈliːdʒɪst/ (one skilled in the law) :: lainoppinut
leg it {v} (To run away, to flee) :: lähteä karkuun, pötkiä pakoon
legitimacy {n} (quality of being legitimate or valid; validity) :: legitimiteetti
legitimate {adj} /lɪˈdʒɪtɪmət/ (lawful) :: laillinen, legitiimi
legitimate {adj} (valid) :: validi
legitimate {adj} (genuine) :: aito, autenttinen
legitimize {v} (to make legitimate) :: legitimoida
legless {adj} (without legs) :: jalaton
legless lizard {n} (Pygopodidae lizard) :: eväjalkalisko
legless lizard {n} (any lizard that does not have limbs) :: jalaton lisko
leglock {n} /ˈlɛɡˌlɒk/ (joint lock) :: jalkalukko
legman {n} (reporter) :: kenttätoimittaja
legman {n} (errand boy) SEE: errand boy ::
Lego {n} /ˈlɛɡoʊ/ (toy brick) :: lego
leguaan {n} (iguana) SEE: iguana ::
legume {n} /lɪˈɡjuːm/ (fruit or seed of leguminous plants) :: herne, papu
legume {n} (member of Leguminosae family) :: hernekasvi
legwork {n} /ˈlɛɡ.wɚk/ (Work, especially research, that involves significant walking) :: jalkatyö
legwork {n} (Skillful or vigorous use of the legs) :: jalkatyö
lei {n} /leɪ/ (garland of flowers in Hawaii) :: lei
Leiden {prop} /ˈleɪdən/ (city in South Holland) :: Leiden
Leipzig {prop} /ˈlaɪpsɪɡ/ (City in Saxony, Germany) :: Leipzig
leisure {n} /ˈlɛʒə(ɹ)/ (freedom provided) :: vapaa-aika
leisure {n} (time free) :: vapaa-aika
leisurewear {n} (casual wear) :: oloasu
leitmotif {n} /ˈleɪt.moʊˌtif/ (melodic theme in an opera) :: johtoaihe
lek {n} (an aggregation of male animals for the purposes of courtship and display) :: soidin
lek {v} (to take part in the courtship and display behaviour of a lek) :: soidintaa, olla soitimella
lek {n} (currency of Albania) :: lek
Lemi {prop} (municipality) :: Lemi
Lemierre's syndrome {prop} (condition) :: angiinamyrkytys
lemma {n} (linguistics: lexeme) SEE: lexeme ::
lemma {n} /ˈlɛmə/ (mathematics: proposition used mainly in the proof of some other proposition) :: apulause, lemma
lemma {n} (linguistics: canonical form of a term) :: perusmuoto, lemma
lemma {n} (botany: one of the specialized bracts around the floret in grasses) :: ulkohelve
lemming {n} /lɛm.ɪŋ/ (rodent) :: sopuli
lemming {n} (member of a group given to conformity or groupthink) :: laumasielu, sopuli
lemniscate {n} /lɛmˈnɪskət/ (symbol for infinity) :: ääretön-merkki
lemon {n} /ˈlɛmən/ (citrus fruit) :: sitruuna
lemon {n} (tree) :: sitruunapuu
lemon {n} (defective item) :: susi, maanantaikappale
lemon {n} (colour/color) :: sitruunankeltainen
lemon {n} (taste) :: sitruuna, sitruunan maku
lemon {adj} (having the flavour/flavor and/or scent of lemons) :: sitruunan makuinen, [prefix in a compound] sitruuna-
lemon {adj} (having the colour/color of lemons) :: sitruunankeltainen, sitruunan värinen
lemonade {n} /ˌlɛmənˈeɪd/ (still beverage) :: sitruunamehu
lemonade {n} (carbonated beverage) :: sitruunasooda, limonadi
lemon balm {n} (Melissa officinalis) :: sitruunamelissa
lemon curd {n} (preserve made from lemons) :: lemon curd, sitruunatahna
lemongrass {n} (species of grass of the genus Cymbopogon) :: sitruunaruoho, sitrusheinä
lemon juice {n} (the liquid extract of lemon fruit) :: sitruunamehu
lemon meringue pie {n} (classic type of pie) :: sitruuna-marenkipiiras
lemon pepper {n} (seasoning) :: sitruunapippuri
lemon verbena {n} (shrub) :: sitruunaverbena
Lempäälä {prop} (municipality) :: Lempäälä
lemur {n} /ˈliːmə(ɹ)/ (strepsirrhine primate of the infraorder Lemuriformes, superfamily Lemuroidea) :: maki, makimainen puoliapina
lemuriform {adj} (of or relating to infraorder Lemuriformes) :: makimainen
lemuriform {n} (member of infraorder Lemuriformes) :: makimainen puoliapina
Lena {prop} (female given name) :: Leena
Lena {prop} (Lena River) :: Lena
lend {v} /lɛnd/ (to allow to be used temporarily) :: lainata
lend {v} (to make a loan) :: lainata
lend {v} ((proscribed) to borrow) SEE: borrow ::
lend a hand {v} (to help or assist) :: auttaa
lender {n} (one who lends, especially money) :: lainaaja, lainanantaja
length {n} /lɛŋ(k)θ/ (distance from end to end) :: pituus
lengthen {v} (to make longer) :: pidentää
lengthen {v} (to become longer) :: pidentyä, pidetä
lengthening {n} (sound change) :: pidentyminen
lengthwise {adj} (adjective: in the long direction) :: pitkittäinen
lengthwise {adv} (adverb: in the long direction) :: pitkittäin
leniency {n} (quality of mercy or forgiveness, especially in the assignment of punishment as in a court case) :: lievyys
lenient {adj} /ˈliːni.ənt/ (tolerant; not strict) :: lempeä
Lenin {prop} (a Russian revolutionary and politician) :: Lenin
Leningrad {prop} (name of Saint Petersburg, 1924-1991) :: Leningrad
Leningrad {prop} (Leningrad oblast) :: Leningradin alue
Leninian {adj} (of or pertaining to Lenin) SEE: Leninist ::
Leninism {n} (the political philosophy named after Vladimir Lenin) :: leninismi
Leninist {adj} (of or relating to Lenin) :: leniniläinen
Leninist {adj} (of or relating to Leninism) :: leninisti, leniniläinen
lenition {n} /lɪˈnɪʃən/ (weakening of consonant articulation) :: liudentuminen
lens {n} /lɛnz/ (object focusing or defocusing the light passing through it) :: linssi
lens {n} (device which focuses or defocuses electron beams) :: poikkeutuskela
lens {n} (geometry: convex shape bounded by two circular arcs) :: linssi
lens {n} (biology: genus of the legume family; its bean) :: linssi
lens {n} (anatomy: transparent crystalline structure in the eye) :: mykiö, linssi
lens flare {n} (brightness in an image) :: linssiheijastus
Lent {n} /lɛnt/ (Christian period of penitence before Easter) :: paasto, paastonaika
Lenten {adj} /ˈlɛntən/ (pertaining to Lent) :: paastonajan (genitive of noun)
lenticular {adj} /lɛnˈtɪk.jə.lɚ/ (of or pertaining to a lens) :: linssi-
lenticular {adj} (shaped like a biconvex lens) :: linssimäinen
lenticular cloud {n} (type of cloud) :: mantelipilvi
lentigo {n} (pigmented spot on the skin) SEE: freckle ::
lentil {n} /ˈlɛntəl/ (plant Lens culinaris) :: kylvövirvilä, linssi
lentil {n} (seed used as food) :: linssi
Leo {prop} /ˈliːoʊ/ (male given name) :: Leo
Leo {prop} (constellation) :: Leijona, Jalopeura
Leo {prop} (astrological sign) :: Leijona
Leo Minor {prop} (spring constellation of the northern sky) :: Pieni leijona
Leonard {prop} /ˈlɛnɚd/ (male given name) :: Lenni
leopard {n} /ˈlɛpɚd/ (a large wild cat with a spotted coat, Panthera pardus) :: leopardi
leopard cat {n} (wild cat) :: leopardikissa, bengalinkissa
leopard gecko {n} (Eublepharis macularius) :: leopardigekko
leopard seal {n} /ˈlɛpɚd siːl/ (Hydrurga leptonyx) :: merileopardi
leopard shark {n} (Triakis semifasciata) :: leopardihai
leopard slug {n} (Limax maximus) :: pantterietana
leotard {n} /ˈliː.ə.tɑːd/ (skin-tight one piece suit of clothing) :: trikoot {p}, voimistelupuku
leper {n} (person who has leprosy) :: spitaalinen
leper {n} (person who is shunned; a pariah) :: hyljeksitty henkilö
leporine {adj} /ˈlɛpəɹaɪn/ (of a hare or rabbit) :: jänis-, jänisten, kani-, kanien [of or relating to]; jänismäinen, kanimainen [resembling]
leprechaun {n} /ˈlɛpɹəkɔːn/ (one of a race of Irish elves) :: leprekauni
leprosy {n} /ˈlɛpɹəsi/ (infectious disease caused by infection by Mycobacterium leprae) :: spitaali, lepra
leprosy {n} (disease of the skin not conclusively identified, which can also affect clothes and houses) :: spitaali
leprotic {adj} (of, or pertaining to leprosy) :: spitaalinen
leprous {adj} (relating to leprosy) :: spitaalinen
leptocephalus {n} (larva of an eel) SEE: glass eel ::
lepton {n} /ˈlɛptɒn/ (Greek coin) :: lepto
lepton {n} (elementary particle) :: leptoni
leptosol {n} (soil type) :: kalliomaannos
leptospirosis {n} (disease) :: leptospiroosi
lesbian {adj} /ˈlɛzbi.ən/ (of a woman: preferring female partners) :: lesbolainen
lesbian {adj} (between two women; pertaining to female homosexuality) :: lesbo-, lesbolainen, lesbo
lesbian {adj} (intended for lesbians) :: lesbo-
lesbian {n} (female homosexual) :: lesbo
Lesbian {n} (lesbian) SEE: lesbian ::
Lesbian {adj} (lesbian) SEE: lesbian ::
lesbianism {n} (Female homosexuality) :: lesbous, lesbolaisuus
lesbo {n} (lesbian) SEE: lesbian ::
lese majesty {n} /liz ˈmædʒəsti/ (crime of violating majesty) :: majesteettirikos
lesene {n} /ˈlɛ.zən/ (architectural element) :: liseeni
lesion {n} /ˈliːʒən/ (a wound or an injury) :: vamma
Lesothan {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Lesotho) :: lesotholainen
Lesothan {n} (person) :: lesotholainen
Lesotho {prop} /ləˈsuːtuː/ (country in Southern Africa) :: Lesotho
less {adv} /lɛs/ (to smaller extent) :: vähemmän
less {adv} (in lower degree) :: vähemmän, pienempi
less {adj} (comparative form of "little" for numbers) :: pienempi
less {adj} (not as much) :: vähemmän
less {adj} (smaller number of) :: vähemmän
less {prep} (not including) :: paitsi, pois lukien, lukuun ottamatta
-less {suffix} /-lɪs/ (lacking) :: -ton, -tön
lessee {n} (one to whom a lease is given) :: vuokralainen
lesser {adj} (the comparative of little) :: pienempi, vähäisempi
lesser {adj} (of two things, the smaller in size, value, importance etc) :: pienempi, vähäisempi
lesser {n} (thing that is of smaller size) :: pienempi, vähäisempi
lesser bilby {n} (Macrotis leucura) :: pikkupussikaniini
lesser black-backed gull {n} (Larus fuscus) :: selkälokki
lesser celandine {n} (a European perennial herb, Ranunculus ficaria) :: mukulaleinikki
lesser clubmoss {n} (Selaginella selaginoides) :: mähkä
lesser flamingo {n} (the smaller of the two old world species of flamingo) :: pikkuflamingo
lesser of two evils {n} :: pienempi paha
lesser panda {n} (Ailurus fulgens) SEE: red panda ::
lesser scaup {n} (Aythya affinis) :: pikkulapasotka
lesser spotted woodpecker {n} /ˈlɛsə(ɹ)ˈspɒtədˈwədpɛkə(ɹ)/ (Dendrocopoes minor) :: pikkutikka
lesser yellowlegs {n} (Tringa flavipes) :: keltajalkaviklo
lesson {n} /ˈlɛsn̩/ (section of learning or teaching) :: oppitunti, luento
lesson {n} (learning task assigned to a student) :: läksy, kotitehtävä, tehtävä
lesson {n} (something learned) :: opetus
lesson {n} (something that serves as a warning or encouragement) :: läksy, opetus
lesson {n} (section of the Bible or other religious text read as part of a divine service) :: sana
lesson {v} (to give a lesson; to teach) :: opettaa
lesson plan {n} (teacher's document used to plan a lesson) :: tuntisuunnitelma
lessor {n} (owner of property that is leased) :: vuokranantaja
less than {n} (the character <) :: pienempi kuin -merkki
less-than-stellar {adj} (not very good) SEE: poor ::
less-than-stellar {adj} (mediocre) SEE: mediocre ::
less-than-stellar {adj} (not satisfactory) SEE: unsatisfactory ::
lest {conj} /lɛst/ (that [...] not) :: ettei, jottei
let {v} /lɛt/ (to allow) :: antaa, sallia
let {v} (to put up for rent) :: antaa vuokralle
let alone {conj} (to say nothing of) :: puhumattakaan, saati
let bygones be bygones {v} (to disregard a past offense) :: antaa menneiden olla menneitä, sitä tikulla silmään joka vanhoja muistelee
let down {v} (to allow to descend) :: laskea
let down {v} (to disappoint) :: pettää, hylätä
let down {v} (to lengthen by undoing and resewing) :: pidentää
let down {v} (to reduce one's level of effort) :: antaa periksi
let down {v} (to soften in tempering) :: temperoida
let go {v} (other than idiom) :: antaa mennä, päästää
let go {v} (to no longer hold on) :: päästää, päästää irti, päästää käsistään, hellittää otteensa, antaa mennä
let go {v} (to emotionally disengage or to distract oneself from a situation) :: antaa olla, antaa mennä
let go {v} (dismiss from employment) :: irtisanoa
let go {v} (euphemistic: to fail to maintain a standard of appearance, behavior, or performance) :: antaa mennä
lethal {adj} /ˈliː.θəl/ (deadly) :: kuolettava, tappava, letaali
lethargic {adj} /ləˈθɑɹdʒɪk/ (sluggish, indifferent) :: unelias , veltto , vetelä
lethargy {n} /ˈlɛθɚdʒi/ (pathological state of fatigue) :: letargia
lethargy {n} (state of extreme torpor or apathy) :: letargia; uupumus, saamattomuus
Lethe {prop} /ˈliːθi/ (personification of oblivion) :: Lethe
let it be {v} (leave something to follow its natural course) :: antaa olla
let know {v} (to inform) :: ilmoittaa, kertoa
let loose {v} (release from restraint) :: päästää irti, irrottaa, vapauttaa
let nature take its course {v} (permit events to proceed without intervention) :: antaa asioiden mennä luonnollista latuaan
Leto {prop} (mother of Apollo) :: Leto
let out {v} (to release) :: päästää
let out {v} (to allow to operate at higher speed by adjusting controls) :: löysätä [of reins], lisätä vauhtia [general]
let out {v} (of clothing: to enlarge by adjusting one or more seams) :: väljentää
let out {v} (of sound, to emit) :: päästää
let out {v} (to disclose) :: paljastaa
let's {v} /lɛts/ (let us; forming first-person plural imperative) :: -kaamme
let's go {phrase} (hortative of go) :: mennään, lähdetään
let's go {phrase} (hurry up) :: vauhtia, hop hop
let sleeping dogs lie {v} (leave things as they are) :: älä herätä nukkuvaa karhua
let slide {v} (to let pass) :: mennä
let someone down gently {v} (reject someone in a way that avoids causing hurt) :: torjua ystävällisesti
letter {n} /ˈlɛtə(ɹ)/ (letter of the alphabet) :: kirjain, aakkonen
letter {n} (written message) :: kirje
letter art {n} (use of letters to form a picture) :: kirjaintaide
letter bomb {n} (explosive device) :: kirjepommi
letterbox {n} (collection point for mail) :: kirjelaatikko
letterbox {n} (delivery point for mail) :: kirjelaatikko
letter carrier {n} (post office employee) :: postinkantaja
letterhead {n} :: yläotsake
letter of credit {n} (trade finance document) :: remburssi
letter of intent {n} (document) :: aiesopimus
letter of marque {n} (official commission) :: kaapparikirja
letter of marque {n} (ship that has been armed for such a task) :: kaapparilaiva
letter of recommendation {n} (evaluation letter) :: suositus, suosituskirje
letters patent {n} (type of legal document granting a right, monopoly, title, or status to a person or organization) :: valtakirja, lupakirja, patentti (depending on nature of doc.)
let the cat out of the bag {v} (to disclose a secret, often inadvertently) :: möläyttää julki
let there be light {phrase} (let there be light) :: tulkoon valkeus
let the sleeping dogs lie {v} (to avoid igniting a conflict) SEE: let sleeping dogs lie ::
Lettic {adj} (Latvian) SEE: Latvian ::
Lettish {adj} (Latvian) SEE: Latvian ::
Lettish {n} (Latvian) SEE: Latvian ::
lettuce {n} /ˈlɛtɪs/ (an edible plant, Lactuca) :: lehtisalaatti
lettuce {n} (the leaves of the lettuce plant, eaten as a vegetable or dish) :: salaatinlehti, salaatti
Letzeburgesh {prop} (Germanic language) SEE: Luxembourgish ::
leu {n} /ˈleɪ.uː/ (unit of currency of Romania) :: leu
leu {n} (unit of currency of Moldova) :: leu
leucine {n} (essential amino acid; C6H13NO2) :: leusiini
leucism {n} (partial loss of pigmentation) :: leukismi
leucite {n} /ˈlusaɪt/ (mineral) :: leusiitti
leucoma {n} (opaque area or scar on the cornea of an eye) :: leukooma
leukemia {n} /luːˈkiːmi.ə/ (cancer of blood forming tissue) :: leukemia, verisyöpä
leukoaraiosis {n} (rarefaction of the white matter in the brain) :: leukoaraioosi
leukocyte {n} /ˈluːkə(ʊ)sʌɪt/ (a white blood cell) :: valkosolu, leukosyytti
leukorrhea {n} (thick, whitish vaginal discharge) :: valkovuoto
lev {n} /lɛf/ (currency of Bulgaria) :: leva
levant {v} /lɪˈvænt/ (to abscond or run away) :: livistää
Levant {prop} /ləˈvænt/ (the countries bordering the eastern Mediterranean Sea) :: Levantti
levator ani {n} (muscle) :: peräaukon kohottajalihas
levee {n} /ˈlɛvi/ (embankment to prevent inundation) :: tulvapato
level {adj} /ˈlɛv.əl/ (same height at all places) :: vaakasuora
level {adj} (at the same height as some reference) :: samassa linjassa, samalla tasolla, linjassa
level {adj} (being unvaried) :: tasainen, vakaa
level {adj} (being sensible) :: kylmä
level {n} (tool) :: vesivaaka, vatupassi
level {n} (distance relative to a given reference elevation) :: tasa, taso
level {n} (degree or amount) :: taso
level {n} (computer science: distance from the root node of a tree structure) :: taso
level {n} (gaming: discrete segment of a game) :: taso
level {n} (gaming: numeric value for a character's experience and power) :: taso
level {n} (floor of a building) :: taso, kerros
level {n} (area of almost perfectly flat land) :: tasanko [large]; tasanne [small]
level {v} (to adjust so as to make level) :: tasapainottaa
level {v} (to destroy by reducing to ground level; to raze) :: hävittää maan tasalle
level {v} (to progress to the next level) :: edetä seuraavalle tasolle, päästä seuraavalle tasolle
level {v} (to aim or direct) :: tähdätä, kohdistaa
level {v} (sports: to make the score of a game equal) :: tasoittaa
level {v} (figurative: to bring to a common level or plane) :: tasoittaa
level {v} (to adjust or adapt to a certain level) :: sovittaa jonkun tason mukaiseksi
level {v} (to levy) SEE: levy ::
level crossing {n} (at-grade crossing) :: tasoristeys
leveler {n} (person or thing) :: tasoittaja [person], tasoitin [tool or thing]
level-headed {adj} (possessing sound judgement) :: järkevä, maltillinen
lever {n} /ˈliː.vɚ/ (rigid piece) :: vipu
lever {n} (small such piece to trigger or control a mechanical device) :: vipu
lever {v} (to move with a lever) :: vivuta
lever {v} (to use like a lever) :: vivuttaa
lever {v} (finance: to increase the share of debt) :: vivuttaa
lever {adv} (rather) SEE: rather ::
leverage {n} /ˈliːv(ə)ɹɪdʒ/ (force compounded by means of a lever rotating around a pivot) :: vipuvoima
leverage {n} (influence which is compounded or used to gain an advantage) :: vaikutusvalta
lever arm {n} (distance between the point of application and axis) :: vipuvarsi, voiman varsi
leveret {n} (a young hare) :: jäniksenpoika
Levi {prop} /ˈliːvaɪ/ (third son of Jacob) :: Leevi
Levi {prop} (male given name) :: Leevi
leviathan {adj} /lə.ˈvaɪ.ə.θən/ (very large; gargantuan) :: valtava, jättiläismäinen, jättimäinen, suunnaton
leviathan {n} (Biblical sea monster) :: leviatan
levigate {v} (to belittle) SEE: belittle ::
levigate {v} (to make smooth or polish) :: tasoittaa, kiillottaa
levigate {v} (to make into a smooth paste or fine powder) :: hienontaa
levigate {v} (to separate finer grains from coarser ones by suspension) :: kelluttaa
levigate {v} (to lighten) SEE: lighten ::
levin {n} /ˈlɛvɪn/ (lightning) :: salama
levirate {adj} (having to do with husband's brother) :: lankous-
levirate {n} (marriage) :: leviraatti, lankousavioliitto
levirate {n} (institution) :: leviraatti
levitate {v} /ˈlɛvɪteɪt/ (to cause to rise in the air and float) :: leijuttaa, saada levitoimaan
levitate {v} (to be suspended in the air) :: leijua, levitoida
levitation {n} (raising of something without apparent physical cause) :: leijutus, levitaatio
levitation {n} (technical suspension without mechanical support) :: leijutus, levitaatio
Leviticus {prop} (the book of the Bible and Torah) :: 3. Mooseksen kirja
levity {n} /ˈlɛ.vɪ.ti/ (lightness of manner or speech) :: kepeys, kevytmielisyys
levity {n} (state or quality of being light) :: keveys
levity {n} (lighthearted or frivolous act) :: kevytmielisyys, päähänpisto
levity {n} (lack of steadiness) SEE: instability ::
levy {v} /ˈlɛ.vi/ (to impose a tax) :: verottaa, määrätä vero
levy {v} (to impose a fine) :: sakottaa
levy {v} (to confiscate property) :: takavarikoida, ulosmitata, ulosottaa
levy {v} (to draft into military service) :: ottaa sotaväkeen, kutsua palvelukseen
levy {v} (to wage war) :: sotia, käydä sotaa
levy {n} (act of levying) :: veronkanto, verotus [of tax]; sakotus [of fine]; takavarikko, ulosotto [of confiscation]; sotaväenotto, kutsunnat {p} [of military service];
lewd {adj} /lud/ (lascivious) :: irstas, rietas
Lewis {prop} (male given name) SEE: Louis ::
lexeme {n} /ˈlɛksiːm/ (unit of vocabulary, the different forms of the same lemma) :: lekseemi
lexeme {n} (computing: continuous character sequence without spaces) :: lekseemi
lexical {adj} /ˈlɛksɪkəl/ (of a language's vocabulary) :: sanastollinen
lexical {adj} (of a dictionary) :: leksikaalinen
lexical category {n} (linguistic category of words) :: sanaluokka
lexicographer {n} (one who writes or compiles a dictionary) :: sanakirjantekijä, sanakirjantoimittaja
lexicographic {adj} (like a dictionary, relating to lexicography) :: leksikografinen
lexicographical {adj} (lexicographic) SEE: lexicographic ::
lexicographically {adv} :: leksikografisesti
lexicography {n} (art or craft of writing dictionaries) :: leksikografia
lexicological {adj} (pertaining to lexicology) :: leksikologinen
lexicologically {adv} (In terms of lexicology) :: leksikologisesti
lexicology {n} (linguistic discipline) :: sanasto-oppi, leksikologia
lexicon {n} /ˈlɛk.sɪ.kɑn/ (vocabulary of a language) :: sanasto, leksikko
lexicon {n} (dictionary of lexemes) :: sanakirja
lexicon {n} (lexicology of a programming language) :: sanasto
lexicon {n} ((rare) any dictionary) :: sanakirja
lexicon {n} (vocabulary used by an individual) :: sanavarasto
lexicon {n} (subject-specific vocabulary) :: sanasto
Leyden jar {n} /ˈlaɪdənˈdʒɑɹ/ (glass jar used to accumulate static electricity) :: Leidenin pullo
Lezghian {prop} (Lezgi) SEE: Lezgi ::
Lezgi {prop} (language) :: lezgi
LGBT {n} (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender/Transexual) :: HLBT
Lhasa {prop} /ˈlɑːsə/ (Capital of Xizang (Tibet)) :: Lhasa
Lhasa apso {n} (dog) :: lhasa apso, apso
liabilities {n} (money) :: velat {p}
liability {n} /laɪəˈbɪlɪti/ (debt) :: vastuu, vastuunalaisuus
liability insurance {n} (insurance against liability) :: vastuuvakuutus
liaison {n} /li.ˈeɪ.zɑn/ (communication between two parties or groups) :: yhteydenpito
liaison {n} (co-operation, working together) :: yhteistyö
liaison {n} (a relayer of information between two forces in an army or during war) :: yhteyshenkilö
liaison {n} (an illicit sexual relationship or affair) :: rakkaussuhde
liana {n} (climbing woody vine) :: liaani
liar {n} /ˈlaɪ.ɚ/ (one who tells lies) :: valehtelija
libation {n} (act of pouring a liquid as a sacrifice) :: juomauhri
libation {n} (liquid poured out) :: juomauhri
libel {n} /ˈlaɪbəl/ (defamatory false written statement) :: kirjallinen kunnianloukkaus, kirjallinen herhaus, häväistyskirjoitus
libel {n} (act or crime) :: kirjallinen kunnianloukkaus
libel {v} (to defame someone) :: kirjallisesti loukata jonkun kunniaa
libelous {adj} /ˈlaɪ.bəl.əs/ (defamatory, libeling) :: loukkaava
libelous {adj} (meeting the legal standards for libel) :: herjaava, kunniaa loukkaava
liberal {adj} /ˈlɪbəɹəl/ (pertaining to the arts the study of which is considered worthy of a free man) :: vapaa
liberal {adj} (generous, willing to give unsparingly) :: avokätinen, antelias
liberal {adj} (ample, abundant, generous in quantity) :: runsas
liberal {adj} (obsolete: unrestrained, licentious) :: estoton
liberal {adj} (widely open to new ideas, willing to depart from established opinions, conventions etc.) :: liberaali, vapaamielinen
liberal {adj} (open to political or social reforms) :: liberaali
liberal {n} (one with liberal views, supporting individual liberty) :: liberaali
liberal {n} (someone left-wing, see also: progressive; left-winger) :: vasemmistolainen
liberal {n} (supporter of a liberal party, see also: progressive) :: liberaali
liberal {n} (Britain: one who favors individual voting rights, human and civil rights and laissez-faire markets) :: liberaali
liberal education {n} (general education) SEE: general education ::
liberalism {n} (quality of being liberal) :: vapaamielisyys
liberalism {n} (political movement) :: liberalismi
liberalism {n} (economic theory) :: liberalismi
liberalize {v} /ˈlɪbəɹəlaɪz/ (to make liberal) :: vapauttaa
liberalize {v} (to become liberal) :: vapautua
liberate {v} /ˈlɪbəɹeɪt/ (to free) :: vapauttaa
liberation {n} (act of liberating or the state of being liberated) :: vapautus
liberator {n} (person who frees or liberates) :: vapauttaja, liberaattori
Liberia {prop} /laɪˈbɪɹi.ə/ (country in Western Africa) :: Liberia
Liberian {n} (A person from Liberia) :: liberialainen
Liberian {adj} (pertaining to Liberia) :: liberialainen
libero {n} /ˈlɪbɛɹəʊ/ (football player) :: libero
libertarian {n} /ˌlɪbəˈtɛəɹjən/ (A person in favor of freedom) :: libertaristi
libertarianism {n} /lɪbəˈtɛːɹɪənɪz(ə)m/ (political philosophy) :: libertarismi
libertinism {n} (behavior characterized by self-indulgence and lack of restraint) :: libertinismi
liberty {n} /ˈlɪbɚti/ (condition of being free) :: vapaus
libidinous {adj} /lɪˈbɪdɪnəs/ (having lustful desires) :: himokas
libido {n} /lɪˈbiː.dəʊ/ (sexual urges or drives) :: halut {p}, libido, himot {p}
libido {n} (drives or mental energies related or based on sexual instincts but not necessarily sexual in and of themselves.) :: libido, elämänvoima
Libra {prop} /ˈliːbɹə/ (constellation) :: Vaaka
Libra {prop} (astrological sign) :: Vaaka
Libra {n} (Someone with a Libra star sign) :: vaaka
librarian {n} /laɪˈbɹɛɹ.i.ən/ (the manager of a library) :: kirjastonhoitaja, kirjastonjohtaja
librarian {n} (one who cares for the publications etc. in a library) :: kirjastonhoitaja
librarian {n} (a person who processes and organizes information) :: informaatikko
library {n} /ˈlaɪbɹəɹi/ (institution which holds books etc.) :: kirjasto
library {n} (collection of books) :: kirjasto
library {n} (collection of records) :: äänilevystö, levystö
library {n} (collection of subprograms) :: ohjelmakirjasto
library {n} (collection of DNA material) :: kirjasto
library {n} (deck or draw pile) :: kirjasto
library science {n} (interdisciplinary science) :: kirjastotiede
libration {n} /laɪˈbɹeɪ.ʃən/ (act of libration) :: huojunta
libration {n} (astronomy: apparent wobble of the moon) :: huojunta, libraatio
libration {n} (astronomy: similar characteristic of another celesial object) :: huojunta, libraatio
libretto {n} /lɪˈbɹɛt.oʊ/ (text of a dramatic musical work, such as an opera) :: libretto
libretto {n} (book containing such a text) :: libretto
libtard {n} (liberal (derogatory)) :: lipilaari
Libya {prop} /ˈlɪbi.ə/ (country in Northern Africa) :: Libya
Libyan {adj} /ˈlɪbi.ən/ (Of, from, or pertaining to Libya, the Libyan people or the Libyan language) :: libyalainen
Libyan {n} (person) :: libyalainen
Libyan Arabic {prop} (Libyan dialect of Arabic) :: Libyan arabia
licence {n} (license) SEE: license ::
licence {v} (license) SEE: license ::
license {n} /ˈlaɪsəns/ (legal document giving official permission to do something) :: lupakirja, -kortti, valtakirja [general]; ajokortti [driver's license]
license {n} (legal terms of product usage) :: lisenssi
license {n} (freedom to deviate from rules) :: vapaus
license {n} (excessive freedom) :: avoin valtakirja
license {v} (act of giving a formal authorization) :: lisensioida, valtuuttaa
license {v} (authorize officially) :: valtuuttaa
license plate {n} (an identifying plate attached to a vehicle) :: rekisterikilpi
licentiate {n} (person who holds the academic degree of license) :: lisensiaatti
licentious {adj} /laɪ.ˈsɛn.ʃəs/ (lacking restraint, particularly in sexual conduct) :: siveetön, rietas, estoton, epäsiveellinen, räävitön, hillitön
licentious {adj} (disregard for accepted rules) :: vallaton, pidäkkeetön, estoton, räävitön, hillitön
lichen {n} (something which spreads across something else, causing damage) SEE: cancer ::
lichen {n} /ˈlaɪ.kn̩/ (symbiotic association of fungi and algae) :: jäkälä
lichenlike {adj} (resembling or characteristic of lichen) :: jäkälämäinen
lick {n} /lɪk/ (the act of licking) :: nuolla
lick {v} (to stroke with the tongue) :: nuolla
lick {v} (colloquial: to defeat decisively) :: pieksää
lick {v} (colloquial: to overcome) :: klaarata
lick {v} (vulgar slang: to perform cunnilingus) :: nuolla
lick and a promise {n} (hasty completion of a task) :: hutaisu
lick clean {v} (empty by eating contents) :: syödä tyhjäksi
licker {n} /ˈlɪkɚ/ (someone or something that licks) :: nuolija
licking {n} /ˈlɪkɪŋ/ (an act of licking) :: nuoleminen
licking {n} (a severe beating) :: löylytys, selkäsauna
licking {n} (a great loss or defeat) :: murskatappio
lick one's wounds {v} (withdraw temporarily while recovering from a defeat) :: nuolla haavansa
lick someone's ass {v} (to flatter someone) SEE: brownnose ::
lickspittle {v} /ˈlɪkspɪtl/ (a fawning toady) :: nuoleskelija
lick up {v} (consume by licking) :: nuolla
licorice {n} /ˈlɪ.k(ə).ɹɪʃ/ (plant) :: lakritsi, laku, lakritsikasvi
licorice {n} (confection) :: laku, lakritsi
licorice extract {n} (sweet flavorful tisane) :: lakritsiuute
lid {n} /lɪd/ (top or cover) :: kansi
lid {v} (to put a lid on something) :: kansittaa
lido {n} /ˈlaɪ.dəʊ/ (part of sea) :: uimaranta
lido {n} (outdoor swimming pool) :: maauimala
lidocaine {n} (local anesthetic) :: lidokaiini
lie {v} /laɪ̯/ (be in horizontal position) :: maata
lie {v} (be situated) :: olla, sijaita
lie {v} (tell an intentional untruth) :: valehdella
lie {n} (intentionally false statement) :: vale, valhe
Liechtenstein {prop} /ˈlɪk.tən.staɪn/ (Principality of Liechtenstein) :: Liechtenstein
lie detector {n} (polygraph (informal)) :: valheenpaljastin
lie down {v} (assume a reclining position) :: panna maata, panna makuulle, käydä pitkälleen, käydä pitkäkseen
liege {n} /liːdʒ/ (A free and independent person; a lord paramount; a sovereign) :: lääninherra
liege {n} (The subject of a sovereign or lord; a liegeman) :: vasalli
Lieksa {prop} (municipality) :: Lieksa
lien {n} /ˈliːn/ (type of legal claim) :: pantti
lie of the land {n} (lay of the land) SEE: lay of the land ::
lieu {n} (in lieu, in lieu of) SEE: in lieu ::
lieutenant {n} /l(j)uˈtɛnənt/ (lowest commissioned officer rank) :: luutnantti
lieutenant {n} (person who executes the plans and directives of another) :: luutnantti
lieutenant {adj} (military grade) :: -luutnantti
lieutenant commander {n} (naval officer) :: komentajakapteeni
lieutenant general {n} (an officer above major general and below general) :: kenraaliluutnantti
lieutenant governor {n} (second-in-command of a governor) :: varakuvernööri
lieutenant junior grade {n} (rank corresponding to ltn. jr. grade) :: luutnantti
life {n} /laɪf/ (the state of being alive) :: elämä, henki [When its safety is questioned], nirri [colloquial]
life {n} (the essence of the manifestation and the foundation of the being) :: eläminen
life {n} (the subjective and inner manifestation of the individual) :: henki
life {n} (the world in general, existence) :: elämä
life {n} (a worthwhile existence) :: elämä, eläminen
life {n} (life sentence) :: elinkautinen
life {n} (duration) :: elinkaari
life-affirming {adj} (appearing to have an optimistic quality) SEE: optimistic ::
life-affirming {adj} (having a positive and uplifting effect) :: kohottava, ylentävä
life after death {n} (afterlife) SEE: afterlife ::
life and limb {n} ((idiomatic) existence together with bodily faculties) :: henki ja terveys
life assurance {n} (insurance policy) SEE: life insurance ::
life belt {n} (buoyant ring) :: pelastusrengas
lifeblood {n} (figurative: that which is required for existence) :: elinehto, elämänlähde
lifeboat {n} /ˈlaɪfˌboʊt/ (a boat to save shipwrecked people) :: pelastusvene
life-buoy {n} (life preserver) SEE: life preserver ::
life coach {n} (professional who helps clients to achieve their personal goals) :: elämäntaidon valmentaja
life cycle {n} (course of stages through which an organism passes) :: elinkaari
life cycle {n} (useful life of a product or system; developmental history of an individual or group) :: elinkaari
life expectancy {n} (the amount of time one is expected to live) :: elinajanodote, eliniänodote
life expectancy {n} (the amount of time something is expected to last) :: odotettu kesto
lifeform {n} (living organism) :: elämänmuoto
lifeguard {n} (attendant) :: uimavalvoja
lifeguard {n} (lifesaver) :: pelastusrengas
lifeguard {n} (bodyguard) SEE: bodyguard ::
life insurance {n} (form of insurance) :: henkivakuutus
life interest {n} (lifetime right) :: elinkorko
life is not all beer and skittles {proverb} (proverb) :: elämä ei ole pelkkää juhlaa
life jacket {n} (An article of protective clothing) :: pelastusliivi
lifeless {adj} (dead) :: hengetön
lifelessness {n} (the property of being lifeless, the lack of apparent animation) :: elottomuus
lifelike {adj} (Like a living being, resembling life) :: elävä
lifeline {n} /ˈlaɪfˌlaɪn/ (safety line on the deck of a boat) :: elämänlanka
lifeline {n} (means of salvation in a crisis) :: oljenkorsi
life of Riley {n} /ˈlaɪf əv ˈɹaɪ.li/ (ideal life of care-free prosperity) :: kissanpäivät {p}, herran elämä
life partner {n} (romantic partner for life) :: elämänkumppani
life preserver {n} (buoyant ring or vest) :: pelastusrengas
lifer {n} (prisoner sentenced to life in prison) :: elinkautisvanki
lifer {n} (person who makes a career in the military) :: kantapeikko
lifer {n} (bird species) :: uusi bongaus
life raft {n} (inflatable raft) :: pelastuslautta
life ring {n} (life preserver) SEE: life preserver ::
life's a bitch and then you die {proverb} (expect the worst) :: toivo parasta, odota pahinta
lifesaver {n} (that saves lives) :: hengenpelastaja
lifesaver {n} (that is useful) :: suuri apu, pelastaja, pelastus
life savings {n} (large sum of money one has saved over a considerable number of years) :: säästöt {p}
life sentence {n} (sentence of imprisonment for the rest of the defendant's life) :: elinkautinen
lifespan {n} (length of time for which an organism lives) :: elinikä, elinaika
life style {n} (lifestyle) SEE: lifestyle ::
life-style {n} (lifestyle) SEE: lifestyle ::
lifestyle {n} /ˈlaɪfˌstaɪl/ (style of living) :: elämäntapa
life support {n} (system for providing oxygen) :: happilaitteisto
life support {n} (maintenance of vital functions) :: elintoimintojen ylläpitäminen
life support {n} (equipment and procedures) :: elintoimintojen ylläpitäminen [procedures]
life support {n} (figurative: means of sustaining existence) :: hengityskone
life-threatening {adj} (used to describe something that endangers life) :: hengenvaarallinen
lifetime {n} /ˈlaɪftaɪm/ (duration of the life of someone or something) :: elinaika, elämän aika
lifetime {n} (informal, hyperbolic: a long period of time) :: ikuisuus
lifework {n} (main occupation of one's life) :: elämäntyö
lift {v} /lɪft/ (to raise or rise) :: nostaa [to raise], nousta [to rise]
lift {v} (to steal) :: varastaa
lift {v} (to remove a ban, restriction) :: kumota
lift {v} (to alleviate, lighten) :: helpottaa, keventää
lift {v} (to cause to move upwards) :: nostaa
lift {v} (to lift weights, see also: weight-lift) :: nostaa
lift {v} (to try to raise something) :: nostaa
lift {v} (to elevate or improve in rank) :: yletä
lift {v} (to collect, as moneys due) :: periä [dues]; kerätä [donations etc.]
lift {n} (act of lifting or raising) :: nostaminen, nosto
lift {n} (the act of transporting someone in a vehicle) :: kyyti
lift {n} (mechanical device for vertically transporting goods or people) :: hissi, nostin
lift {n} (upward force) :: noste, nostovoima
lift {n} (difference in elevation between the upper pool and lower pool of a waterway) :: nousu
lift {n} (dance: lifting of a dance partner into the air) :: nosto
lift {n} (permanent construction with a built-in platform that is lifted vertically) :: nostin
lift {n} (improvement in mood) :: mielialan parannus
lift {n} (space or distance through which anything is lifted) :: nostokorkeus
lift {n} (rise; degree of elevation) :: nousu
lift {n} (nautical: rope leading from the masthead to the extremity of a yard below) :: nostin
lift {n} (shoemaking: layer of leather in the heel of a shoe) :: korkolappu
lift {n} (thief) SEE: thief ::
lifter {n} (spatula) SEE: spatula ::
lifter {n} /ˈlɪftə/ (someone or something that lifts) :: nostaja [someone], nostin [something]
lifting {n} (weightlifting) SEE: weightlifting ::
lift music {n} (elevator music) SEE: elevator music ::
liftoff {n} (the point in the launch of a rocket or an aircraft where it leaves contact with the ground) :: irtoaminen
liftshaft {n} (shaft for a lift) :: hissikuilu
ligament {n} /ˈlɪɡəmənt/ (band of strong tissue that holds the bones of an animal in position) :: nivelside
ligation {n} (something that ties) :: sidos, sidonta
ligation {n} (act of tying) :: sitominen, sidonta
ligation {n} (state of being tied) :: sidonta, sidottuna oleminen [being]; sidotuksi tuleminen [becoming]
ligation {n} (medicine: act of tying off or sealing a blood vessel or fallopian tube) :: tukkiminen
ligation {n} (chemistry: formation of a complex by reaction with a ligand) :: liitäntä, sidoksen muodostuminen
ligature {n} /ˈlɪɡətʃɚ/ (act of tying) :: sitominen
ligature {n} (cord etc.) :: side, sidos
ligature {n} (typography: character that combines multiple letters) :: ligatuuri
ligature {n} (music: group of notes played as a musical phrase) :: ligatuuri
ligature {n} (piece used to hold a reed to the mouthpiece) :: ligatuuri, kiristin
liger {n} (animal born to a male lion and a tigress) :: liikeri
light {n} /laɪt/ (electromagnetic waves) :: valo
light {n} (source of illumination) :: valo
light {n} (spiritual illumination) :: valo, valaistus
light {n} (notable person) :: johtohahmo, merkkihenkilö
light {n} (painting: manner in which the light strikes a picture) :: valo
light {n} (point of view) :: valo, näkökulma
light {n} (flame or something used to create fire) :: tuli
light {n} (type of firework) :: tuli
light {n} (window or space for one) :: ikkuna [window]; ikkuna-aukko [space for window]
light {n} (squares reserved for the answer to a crossword) :: sananpituus
light {n} (open view; public observation; publicity) :: päivänvalo
light {n} (power of perception by vision) :: valo
light {n} (brightness of the eye or eyes) :: valo
light {n} (traffic light, or an intersection controlled by one) :: valot {p}
light {v} (to start (a fire)) :: sytyttää
light {v} (to set fire to) :: sytyttää
light {v} (to illuminate) :: valaista
light {v} (to become ignited) :: syttyä
light {v} (to show the way by light) :: valaista
light {adj} (having light) :: valoisa
light {adj} (pale in colour) :: vaalea
light {adj} (coffee: served with extra milk or cream) :: maidolla (with milk), maito- [compounded: maitokahvi]
light {adj} (of low weight) :: kevyt
light {adj} (lightly-built) :: kevyt, kevytrakenteinen
light {adj} (having little force or momentum) :: kevyt
light {adj} (easy to endure or perform) :: kevyt
light {adj} (low in fat, calories, alcohol, salt, etc.) :: [in compounds] kevyt-
light {adj} (of little significance) :: kevyt
light {adj} (unchaste, wanton) :: kevytmielinen
light {adj} (not heavily armed) :: kevyt
light {adj} (not encumbered; unembarrassed) :: huoleton, kevytmielinen
light {adj} (easily influenced by trifling considerations) :: pinnallinen
light {adj} (lacking dignity or solemnity) :: kevytmielinen
light {adj} (not quite sound or normal) :: sekaisin
light {adj} (not of the legal weight) :: kevyt
light {adj} (easily interrupted) :: kevyt
light {adv} (carrying little) :: kevyesti
light {v} (to unload a ship) :: purkaa, keventää
light {v} (to ease of a burden) :: keventää
light {v} (to find by chance) :: löytää sattumalta, törmätä
light {v} (alight) :: päätyä, laskeutua, pudota
light air {n} (wind) :: hiljainen tuuli
light as a feather {adj} (extremely light, having minimal weight) :: höyhenenkevyt, untuvankevyt
light at the end of the tunnel {n} (a better situation after long hardship) :: valopilkku
light bulb {n} (evacuated glass bulb containing a metal filament that produces light) :: hehkulamppu, lamppu
light bulb joke {n} (type of joke) :: lampunvaihtovitsi
light cavalry {n} (military unit) :: kevyt ratsuväki
light-emitting diode {n} (rectifying semiconductor device) :: [colloquial] ledi, valodiodi
lighten {v} /ˈlaɪ.tən/ (to make brighter or clearer) :: valaista, kirkastaa
lighten {v} (to become light in weight) :: keventyä, kevetä
lighten {v} (to become brighter or clearer) :: valaistua, kirkastua
lighten {v} (to alleviate) :: keventää
lighten {v} (to make light in weight) :: keventää
lighten {v} (to make less serious) :: keventää
lighten {v} (to become light in weight) :: keventyä, kevetä
lighten {v} (to become less serious) :: keventyä
lighten up {v} (to become less serious) :: ottaa rennommin
lighter {n} /ˈlaɪtɚ/ (fire making device) :: sytytin, sytkäri slang, savukkeensytytin, tupakansytytin [informal]
lighter {n} (a barge) :: lehteri
lightfast {adj} /ˈlaɪtfæst/ (resistant to fading) :: valonkestävä
light-fingered {adj} (given to stealing, pickpocketing, thievery, shoplifting) :: pitkäkyntinen
light fixture {n} (complete lighting unit) :: valaisin
light globe {n} (light bulb) SEE: light bulb ::
lighthouse {n} /ˈlaɪthaʊs/ (building containing a light to warn or guide ships) :: majakka
lighthouse keeper {n} (person who lives in a lighthouse and tends the light) :: majakanvartija
light industry {n} (industry that does not require high capitalization or heavy machinery) :: kevyt teollisuus
lighting {n} (equipment, illumination) :: valot [equipment], valaistus [illumination]
lighting {n} (activating lights or igniting a flame) :: sytyttäminen, valaistus
light in the loafers {adj} ((dated and pejorative) homosexual) :: ruskean reiän ritari [vulgar and pejorative]
lightly {adv} /ˈlaɪtli/ (in a light manner) :: kevyesti
lightness {n} (the condition of being illuminated) :: valoisuus
lightness {n} (the relative whiteness or transparency of a colour) :: vaaleus
lightness {n} (the state of having little weight) :: keveys
lightning {n} /ˈlʌɪʔ.nɪŋ]/ (flash of light) :: salama
lightning {n} (discharge) :: salama, salamanisku
lightning bug {n} (firefly) SEE: firefly ::
lightning conductor {n} (metallic conductor) SEE: lightning rod ::
lightning detector {n} (device) :: ukkostutka
lightning fast {adv} (extremely quickly) SEE: quick as a flash ::
lightning fast {adj} (fast as lightning) :: salamannopea
lightning-quick {adj} (incredibly fast) SEE: lightning fast ::
lightning rod {n} (metallic conductor that protects from lightning) :: ukkosenjohdatin
lightning rod {n} (metaphorically: person or thing that distracts criticism from another target) :: ukkosenjohdatin
light pen {n} (a computer input device) :: valokynä
light pollution {n} (excess artificial light) :: valosaaste
light rail {n} (type of passenger railway) :: pikaraitiotie
lightsaber {n} /laɪt.ˈseɪ.bə(ɹ)/ (a fictional type of sword) :: valosapeli, valomiekka, lasermiekka, lasersapeli
light source {n} (source of illumination) :: valonlähde
light spectrum {n} (range of colors) SEE: spectrum ::
lightspeed {n} (the speed of light) :: valonnopeus
light up {v} (to bring light to something) :: valaista
light up {v} (to become light) :: valjeta
light up {v} (to light a cigarette, etc.) :: panna tupakaksi
lightvessel {n} :: majakka-alus
lightweight {n} /ˈlaɪt.weɪt/ (boxer) :: kevytsarjalainen
lightweight {n} (bodybuilding: competitive weight division between bantamweight and welterweight) :: kevytsarja
lightweight {n} (one of little consequence or ability) :: kevytsarjalainen
lightweight {n} (person who can't handle their drink) :: juoppo
lightweight {adj} (lacking in earnestness, ability, or profundity) :: köykäinen
lightweight {adj} (having less than average weight) :: kevyt, kevytrakenteinen, köykäinen
light year {n} /laɪtjɪɹ/ (astronomical distance) :: valovuosi
lignin {n} (aromatic polymer) :: ligniini
lignite {n} /lɪɡnaɪ̯t/ (coal) :: ruskohiili
Liguria {prop} /lɪˈɡjʊɹiə/ (region) :: Liguria
Ligurian Sea {prop} (arm of the Mediterranean Sea) :: Ligurianmeri
likable {adj} /ˈlaɪkəbl̩/ (capable of being liked) :: miellyttävä
likable {adj} (having qualities tending to result in being liked; friendly, personable) :: miellyttävä
like {v} /laɪk/ (enjoy) :: pitää, tykätä
like {v} (find attractive) :: pitää
like {n} (something that a person likes) :: mieltymys
like {adj} (similar) :: samanlainen
like {adv} (such as) :: kuten
like {n} (something similar to a given person or object) :: lainen, kaltainen
like {prep} (similar to) :: kuten
like {particle} (colloquial: mild intensifier) :: niinku
like {particle} (colloquial: used to precede paraphrased quotations) :: niinku
-like {suffix} (having some of the characteristics of (used to form adjectives from nouns)) :: -moinen, -llinen, -n kaltainen
like a bull in a china shop {adj} (clumsy, aggressive) :: kuin norsu posliinikaupassa
like a bull in a china shop {adv} (clumsily, aggressively) :: kuin norsu posliinikaupassa
like a moth to the flame {prep} (inescapably allured by something harmful) :: kuin hunaja mehiläisiä
like father, like son {proverb} (a son will have traits similar to his father) :: ei omena puusta kauas putoa, omena ei putoa kauas puusta
like hell {prep} (using all strength, speed, effort that one can summon) :: helvetisti
like hot cakes {prep} (quickly) :: kuin kuumille kiville
likelihood {n} /ˈlaɪklihʊd/ (probability) :: todennäköisyys
likelihood {n} (mathematical likelihood) :: todennäköisyys
likelihood {n} (resemblance) :: samankaltaisuus, yhdennäköisyys
likelihood {n} (appearance) :: ulkonäkö
likely {adv} (similarly) SEE: similarly ::
likely {adv} (probably) SEE: probably ::
likely {adj} /ˈlaɪkli/ (probable; having a greater-than-even chance of occurring) :: todennäköinen
likely {adj} (displaying the qualities or characteristics that make something probable) :: luultava, todennäköinen
likely {adj} (appropriate; believable; having a good potential) :: mahdollinen, todennäköinen
likely {adj} (plausible; within the realm of credibility) :: uskottava, todennäköinen
likely {adj} (suitable; apparently appropriate or suitable) :: sopiva, todennäköinen
likely {adj} (promising; apt to achieve success or yield a desired outcome) :: lupaava, todennäköinen
likely {adj} (attractive; pleasant) :: miellyttävä
like-minded {adj} (of similar opinion) :: samanmielinen
liken {v} /ˈlaɪkən/ (compare) :: verrata
likeness {n} (similarity) SEE: similarity ::
like riding a bike {prep} (once learned, never forgotten) :: kuin polkupyörällä ajaminen
like that {prep} (in that particular manner) :: noin, tuolla tavalla
like that {prep} (quickly; unexpectedly) :: yhtäkkiä
like that {prep} (used to indicate agreement) :: niin, juuri niin
like two peas in a pod {prep} (very similar) :: kuin kaksi marjaa
likewise {adv} (also; moreover; too) SEE: too ::
likewise {adv} /ˈlaɪk.waɪz/ (in like manner) :: samoin
likewise {adv} (the same to you) :: samoin
liking {n} /ˈlaɪkɪŋ/ (like) :: mieltymys
lilac {n} /ˈlaɪlək/ (shrub) :: syreeni
lilac {n} (flower) :: syreeninkukka
lilac {n} (colour) :: liila, violetti
lilac {adj} (colour) :: liila, violetti
Lille {prop} /liːl/ (city in France) :: Lille
lilliputian {n} /ˌlɪlɪˈpjuʃən/ (small person or being) :: lilliputti
lilliputian {adj} (very small) :: lilliputtimainen
lilo {n} /laɪləʊ/ (inflatable air mattress) :: ilmapatja
lily {n} /ˈlɪli/ (flower in the genus Lilium) :: lilja
Lily {prop} /ˈlɪli/ (female given name meaning "lily") :: Lilja
lily of the Nile {n} (arum lily) SEE: arum lily ::
lily of the valley {n} (Convallaria majalis) :: kielo
lily pad {n} (round leaf of a water lily) :: lumpeenlehti
lily-white {adj} (a shade of the color white) :: liljanvalkoinen
Lima {prop} /ˈliːmə/ (the capital of Peru) :: Lima
Lima {prop} (the letter "L") :: Lauri
lima bean {n} /ˈlaɪmə ˌbiːn/ (butter bean) :: limanpapu
limaçon {n} (plane curve) :: Pascalin simpukka
limb {n} /lɪm/ (major appendage of human or animal) :: raaja, jäsen
limb {n} (branch of a tree) :: haara, puunhaara
limb {v} (to remove limbs) :: karsia [from a tree]
limbate {adj} /ˈlɪm.beɪt/ (having a distinct edge) :: reunustettu, reunustama
limber {adj} (flexible) SEE: flexible ::
limbic {adj} (relating to the limbic system) :: limbinen
limbo {n} /ˈlɪmboʊ/ (place for innocent souls) :: limbus, välitila
limbo {n} (in-between state) :: paitsio
limbo {n} (dance with bar that is lowered) :: limbo
Limburg {prop} (province of the Netherlands or Belgium) :: Limburg
Limburgian {prop} (Limburgish) SEE: Limburgish ::
Limburgic {prop} (Limburgish) SEE: Limburgish ::
Limburgish {prop} (the Germanic language) :: limburgi
lime {n} (linden tree) SEE: linden ::
lime {n} /laɪm/ (inorganic material containing calcium) :: kalkki
lime {n} (gluey or adhesive substance) :: liisteri, mönjä
lime {v} (to treat with lime) :: kalkita
lime {v} (to smear with birdlime) :: sivellä lintuliimalla
lime {v} (to apply limewash) :: kalkita
lime {n} (green citrus fruit) :: limetti, lime
lime {n} (citrus tree) :: limettipuu, limetti
lime {n} (colour) :: limenvihreä, limetinvihreä
lime {adj} (containing lime or lime juice) :: limetti-
lime {adj} (having the aroma or taste of lime) :: limetinmakuinen
lime green {adj} (having a bright, light-green colour) :: limetinvihreä
limekiln {n} (a furnace used to produce lime from limestone) :: kalkkiuuni
limelight {n} /ˈlaɪm.laɪt/ (type of stage lighting) :: kalkkivalo
limelight {n} (attention or notice) :: parrasvalot {p}
limerick {n} /ˈlɪməɹɪk/ (rhyming verse of five lines) :: limerikki
limestone {n} (abundant rock of marine and fresh-water sediments) :: kalkkikivi
limestone {adj} (made of or with limestone) :: kalkkikivinen, kalkkikivi-
limit {n} /ˈlɪmɪt/ (boundary) :: rajoitus, raja
limit {n} (mathematics: value to which a sequence converges) :: raja-arvo
limit {v} (restrict) :: rajoittaa
limitation {n} /lɪmɪˈteɪʃən/ (act of limiting) :: rajoitus, rajoittaminen
limitation {n} (restriction that limits) :: rajoitus
limitation {n} (imperfection which limits) :: rajoitus
limitation {n} (time period) :: vanhentumisaika
limited {adj} /ˈlɪmɪtɪd/ (with certain limits placed upon it) :: rajoitettu
limited atonement {n} (Calvinist doctrine) :: rajoitettu sovitus
limited company {n} (type of company) :: osakeyhtiö
limited liability company {n} (type of company) :: [Oy] osakeyhtiö, rajavastuuyhtiö
limitedly {adv} (with limits) :: rajoitetusti
limitless {adj} (without limits; boundless) :: rajaton, ääretön
limit point {n} (a point) :: rajapiste
limnodophyte {n} (helophyte) SEE: helophyte ::
limnologist {n} (specialist in limnology) :: limnologi
limnology {n} (science of lakes) :: järvitiede
limo {n} (limousine) SEE: limousine ::
limonite {n} (mineral consisting of hydrous iron oxides) :: limoniitti, järvimalmi
limousine {n} (luxury sedan/saloon car) :: limusiini
limp {v} /lɪmp/ (to walk lamely) :: ontua, nilkuttaa
limp {n} (gait) :: ontuminen, nilkutus
limp {adj} (flaccid; flabby) :: veltto
limp {adj} (lacking stiffness; flimsy) :: veltto, ryhditön
limp {adj} (of penis: not erect) :: veltto
limp {adj} (of man: not having erection) :: veltto
limp {adj} (physically weak) :: heiveröinen
limpet {n} /ˈlɪm.pɪt/ (a small mollusc) :: maljakotilo
limpet {n} (someone dependant) :: iiliäinen
limpid {adj} /ˈlɪmpɪd/ (clear) :: kirkas
limpidity {n} (property of being limpid.) :: kirkkaus
limping {n} (motion) :: ontuminen
limpkin {n} (large bird) :: kotilokurki
linchpin {n} (securing pin) :: sokka
linchpin {n} (central cohesive source of stability and security) :: avainhenkilö [person]; kulmakivi [thing]
lindane {n} (1,2,3,4,5,6-hexachlorocyclohexane) :: lindaani
linden {n} /ˈlɪn.dən/ (tree) :: lehmus
linden {n} (wood from such tree) :: lehmus
line {n} /laɪn/ (rope, cord, or string) :: naru, nuora, nyöri, liina
line {n} (path through two or more points, threadlike mark) :: viiva
line {n} (geometry: infinite one-dimensional figure) :: suora
line {n} (geometry: continuous finite segment of such a figure) :: jana
line {n} (graph theory: edge of a graph) :: viiva
line {n} (geography: circle of latitude or of longitude, as represented on a map) :: koordinaattiviiva
line {n} (geography: equator) :: päiväntasaaja
line {n} (music: one of the straight horizontal and parallel prolonged strokes on and between which the notes are placed) :: viiva
line {n} (long tape, or a narrow ribbon of steel, etc., marked with subdivisions, as feet and inches, for measuring; a tapeline) :: mittanauha
line {n} (direction, path) :: linja, suunta
line {n} (telephone or network connection) :: linja
line {n} (letter, written form of communication) :: rivit {p}, kirje
line {n} (connected series of public conveyances, and hence, an established arrangement for forwarding merchandise, etc.) :: linja
line {n} (fortifications: trench or rampart) :: linja
line {n} (exterior limit of a figure, plat, or territory; boundary; contour; outline) :: raja
line {n} (threadlike crease marking the face or the hand; hence, characteristic mark) :: viiva [in hand], uurre [on face]
line {n} (lineament; feature; figure) :: piirre
line {n} (straight sequence of people, queue) :: jono
line {n} (military: regular infantry of an army) :: jalkaväki
line {n} (series or succession of ancestors or descendants of a given person) :: linja, sukulinja
line {n} (single horizontal row of text on a screen, printed paper, etc.) :: rivi
line {n} (poetic: verse) :: rivi, säe
line {n} (sentence of dialogue, especially in a script or screenplay) :: vuorosana, rivi, repliikki
line {n} (course of conduct, thought, occupation, or policy) :: linjaus
line {n} (official, stated position of an individual or political faction) :: linja, mielipide, näkökanta
line {n} (products or services sold by a business, or the business itself) :: linja
line {n} (measure of length, one twelfth of an inch) :: linja
line {n} (engineering: proper relative position or adjustment of parts) :: rihtaus
line {n} (amount of powdery drug) :: viiva
line {n} (population of cells derived from a single cell and containing the same genetic makeup) :: linja, solulinja
line {v} (to place (objects) into a line) :: asettaa jonoon
line {v} (to place persons or things along the side of for security or defense) :: asettaa varrelle
line {v} (to mark with a line) :: linjata
line {v} (to read or repeat line by line) :: lukea rivi riviltä
line {v} (to form or enter into a line) :: asettua jonoon
line {n} /laɪn/ (obsolete: flax, linen, see also: flax; linen) :: liina, [obsolete]
line {v} (cover the inside surface of (something)) :: vuorata
line {v} (to fill or supply, as a purse with money) :: täyttää
line {v} (of a dog: impregnate) :: astua
lineage {n} /ˈlɪn.i.ɪdʒ/ (descent) :: sukujuuret {p}, esivanhemmat
lineage {n} (number of lines) :: rivimäärä
lineage temple {n} (ancestral shrine) SEE: ancestral shrine ::
linear {adj} /ˈlɪ.ni.ɚ/ (having the form of a line) :: suoraviivainen
linear {adj} (of or relating to lines) :: suoraviivainen
linear {adj} (made in a step-by-step manner) :: suoraviivainen, johdonmukainen
linear {adj} (botany, of leaves: long and narrow) :: tasasoukka
linear {adj} (in mathematics, of first-degree polynomial) :: lineaarinen
linear {adj} (physics: involving only one dimension) :: lineaarinen
Linear A {prop} (syllabary used to write the as-yet-undeciphered Minoan language) :: lineaari-A-kirjoitus
linear algebra {n} (branch of mathematics) :: lineaarialgebra
Linear B {prop} (syllabary used to write Mycenaean Greek) :: lineaari-B-kirjoitus
linear combination {n} (sum) :: lineaarikombinaatio
linear equation {n} (A polynomial equation of the first degree) :: lineaariyhtälö, ensimmäisen asteen yhtälö
linearize {v} (to make linear) :: linearisoida
linearly dependent {adj} (algebra) :: lineaarisesti riippuva, sidottu
linearly independent {adj} (linear algebra) :: lineaarisesti riippumaton, vapaa
linear space {n} (vector space) SEE: vector space ::
line art {n} (image that consists of distinct straight and curved lines) :: viivapiirros
linear transformation {n} (a map between vector spaces which respects addition and multiplication) :: lineaarikuvaus
linebacker {n} (The defensive players who are in position behind the defensive linemen and in front of the safeties and cornerbacks) :: tukimies
lined {adj} /laɪnd/ (of paper) :: viivoitettu
lined antshrike {n} (A passerine bird of the antbird family) :: pitsipuumuura
line integral {n} (integral) :: viivaintegraali
lineman {n} (installer) :: linjamies, johtoasentaja
lineman {n} (playing position in football) :: linjamies
linen {n} /ˈlɪnɪn/ (thread or cloth made from flax fiber) :: pellava, liina
linen {n} (items) :: liinavaate
linendraper {n} (retailer of fabrics) :: kangaskauppias
line of credit {n} (financial agreement) :: luottolimiittisopimus
line of credit {n} (maximum borrowable amount specified in such an agreement) :: luottolimiitti
line of fire {n} (direction of fire) :: ampumalinja, tulilinja
line of sight {n} (A straight line along which an observer has a clear view) :: näkölinja
line of succession {n} (ordered sequence of successors) :: perimysjärjestys, kruununperimysjärjestys
line of thought {n} (particular way of thinking about a subject) :: ajattelutapa
line of thought {n} (way of thinking) :: ajattelutapa
line printer {n} (high-speed impact printer) :: rivikirjoitin
liner {n} /ˈlaɪnə/ (large passenger carrying ship) :: matkustajalaiva
line segment {n} (part of a line) :: jana
linesman {n} (soccer: previous name of an assistant referee) :: linjatuomari
linesman {n} (male line judge) :: linjatuomari
linesman {n} (ice hockey: official whose primary task is to watch the blue line) :: linjatuomari
linesman {n} (American football: official who determines if there has been a line of scrimmage violation) :: linjatuomari
linesman {n} (lineman) :: johtoasentaja
line up {v} /laɪn.ˈʌp/ (put in alignment) :: rihdata
line up {v} (put things in a line) :: asettaa jonoon
line up {v} (get into a line) :: mennä jonoon
line up {v} (sports: to start a game in a certain position) :: ryhmittyä
-ling {suffix} (Diminutive) :: -nen, -lainen
ling {n} /lɪŋ/ (Any of various marine food fish, of the genus Molva) :: molva
ling {n} (Any of various varieties of heather or broom) :: kanerva [heather]
ling {n} (Molva molva) SEE: common ling ::
Lingala {prop} /lɪŋˈɡɑːlə/ (Bantu language) :: lingala
linger {v} (to stay or remain in a place or situation) :: viipyä, viipyillä, viivytellä
linger {v} (to remain alive or existent) :: riutua
linger {v} (to consider or contemplate) :: tuumiskella
lingerie {n} /ˌlɑn.(d)ʒəˈɹeɪ/ (women's underwear or nightclothes) :: alusvaatteet {p}
lingonberry {n} (shrub) :: puolukka
lingonberry {n} (berry) :: puolukka
lingua franca {n} /ˈlɪŋ.ɡwə fɹæŋ.kə/ (common language) :: lingua franca
lingual {adj} (related to language) SEE: linguistic ::
lingual {adj} /ˈlɪŋɡwəl/ (related to the tongue) :: kieli-, kielen-
lingual {n} (sound articulated with the tongue) :: kieliäänne
lingual bone {n} (hyoid bone) SEE: hyoid bone ::
lingual tonsil {n} (anatomy: tissue at the posterior region of the tongue) :: kielirisa
linguist {n} /ˈliŋɡwɪst/ (one who studies linguistics) :: kielitieteilijä, lingvistikko
linguist {n} (a person skilled in languages) :: kieliniekka, kielimies
linguistic {adj} /lɪŋˈɡwɪstɪk/ (Relating to language) :: kielellinen; kielinen
linguistic {adj} (Relating to linguistics) :: kielitieteellinen
linguistic {adj} (Relating to computer languages) :: kielellinen
linguistics {n} /lɪŋˈɡwɪstɪks/ (scientific study of language) :: kielitiede, lingvistiikka
lingzhi {n} (mushroom) :: lakkakääpä, reishi
liniment {n} /ˈlɪnəmənt/ (topical medical preparation) :: linimentti
lining {n} (covering for the inside of something) :: vuori (clothing); vuoraus, sisäpinta, sisäpinnoitus (technical)
lining {n} (material used for inside covering) :: vuorikangas (clothing); vuorausaine, vuorimateriaali (technical)
lining {n} (act of attaching an inside covering) :: vuoren ompelu (clothing); vuoraaminen, pinnoittaminen (technical)
link {n} /lɪŋk/ (connection) :: yhteys, sidos
link {n} (element of a chain) :: linkki
link {n} (computing: hyperlink) :: linkki
link {v} (connect things) :: yhdistää
linkage {n} (connection or relation between things or ideas) SEE: link ::
linker {n} /ˈlɪŋkɚ/ (computer program that assembles objects) :: linkkeri, linkkeriohjelma
link farm {n} (website) :: linkkifarmi
linnet {n} /ˈlɪnɪt/ (Carduelis cannabina, a finch of Europe, western Asia and northern Africa) :: hemppo
linocut {n} /ˈlʌɪnəʊkʌt/ (woodcut in which a block of linoleum is used) :: lino
linoleic acid {n} (fatty acid) :: linolihappo
linoleum {n} /lɪˈnoʊli.əm/ (inexpensive waterproof covering) :: linoleumi
linseed {n} /ˈlɪnsiːd/ (seed of the flax plant) :: pellavansiemen
linseed oil {n} (oil extracted from flax seeds) :: pellavaöljy
lint {n} /lɪnt/ (a fine material made by scraping cotton or linen cloth) :: pumpuli, vanu
lint {n} (fuzzy fluff) :: nukka, nöyhtä
lint {n} (fibrous coat of thick hairs covering the seeds of the cotton plant) :: hahtuva
lintel {n} /ˈlɪn.təl/ (horizontal structural beam) :: kamana
Linus {prop} /ˈlaɪnəs/ (male given name) :: Linus
Linux {prop} /ˈlɪnəks/ (operating system) :: Linux
lion {n} /ˈlaɪən/ (big cat Panthera leo) :: leijona
lion cub {n} (young lion) :: leijonanpentu
lion dance {n} (Chinese dance) :: leijonatanssi
lioness {n} (female lion) :: naarasleijona
lion's leaf {n} (Leontice leontopetalum) :: leijonanlyhty
lion's share {n} /ˈlaɪəns ʃɛə/ (the majority; a large or generous portion) :: leijonanosa
lip {n} /lɪp/ (fleshy protrusion framing the mouth) :: huuli
lip {n} (part of body resembling a lip) :: huuli
lip {n} (rim of an open container) :: reuna, reunus
lip balm {n} (substance topically applied to the lips of the mouth) :: huulivoide, huulirasva
lip bear {n} (Melursus ursinus) SEE: sloth bear ::
Liperi {prop} (municipality) :: Liperi
Lipetsk {prop} (city in Russia) :: Lipetsk
lip gloss {n} (a cosmetic product) :: huulikiilto
lipid {n} /ˈlɪpɪd/ (organic compound) :: lipidi
lipless {adj} (not having lips) :: olakkeeton
lipogram {n} (word or writing that does not use a particular symbol or symbols) :: lipogrammi
lipoid {n} /ˈlɪpɔɪd/ (A lipid) :: lipoidi
lipoma {n} (benign tumor) :: rasvakudoskasvain, lipoma, lipooma
lipophile {n} (lipophilic substance) :: lipofiili
lipophilic {adj} (having the quality of dissolving in lipids) :: rasvahakuinen, lipofiilinen
liposuction {n} /ˈlai.po.ˌsʌk.ʃn̩/ (cosmetic surgery procedure in which bodily fat is removed by suction) :: rasvaimu
lipread {v} (To determine what a person is saying by watching how their lips move) :: lukea huulilta
lipreader {n} :: huuliltalukija
lipreading {n} (the act of reading lips) :: huuliltaluku, huuliltalukeminen
lip service {n} (cunnilingus) SEE: cunnilingus ::
lip service {n} (Empty talk; words absent of action or intention) :: tyhjä puhe, tyhjät sanat {p}
lipstick {n} /ˈlɪpˌstɪk/ (make-up for the lips) :: huulipuna
lipstick {n} (stick of this make-up) :: huulipuna, huulipunapuikko
lipstick tree {n} (Bixa orellana) SEE: annatto ::
lip-sync {v} (to move lips in synchronization with sounds) :: liikutella huuliaan, huulisynkata, laulaa playbackina
liquefaction {n} (Process of being made liquid) :: nesteytys, nesteyttäminen, nesteytyminen
liquefied natural gas {n} (natural gas converted to liquid) :: nesteytetty maakaasu
liquefied petroleum gas {n} (LPG) :: nestekaasu
liquefy {v} (make into a liquid) :: nesteyttää
liquescent {adj} (liquescent) SEE: melting ::
liqueur {n} /lɪˈkjʊə/ (a flavored alcoholic beverage) :: likööri
liquid {n} /ˈlɪkwɪd/ (substance that is liquid) :: neste
liquid {n} (sound) :: likvida
liquid {adj} (fluid; not solid and not gaseous) :: nestemäinen, neste- [in compounds]
liquid {adj} ((of an asset) easily sold or disposed of) :: likvidi
liquid {adj} ((of a market) having sufficient trading activity to make buying or selling easy) :: likvidi
liquid air {n} (air in liquid state) :: nestemäinen ilma
liquid asset {n} (asset in the form money, or that which can be quickly converted) :: likvidi varallisuuserä, likvidit varat {p}
liquidate {v} /ˈlɪkwədeɪt/ (to settle a debt) :: maksaa pois
liquidate {v} (to settle the affairs) :: realisoida
liquidate {v} (to convert assets into cash) :: likvidoida, realisoida
liquidate {v} (to kill someone) :: likvidoida
liquidation {n} /ˌlɪkwəˈdeɪʃən/ (process of converting into cash) :: likvidointi
liquidator {n} (One who liquidates) :: pesänselvittäjä, selvitysmies
liquid crystal {n} (phase of matter) :: nestekide
liquid crystal display {n} (display device using liquid crystal) :: nestekidenäyttö
liquid gas {n} (gas in liquid state) :: nestemäinen kaasu
liquidity {n} /lɪkˈwɪdəti/ (state of being liquid) :: nestemäisyys, likvidiys
liquidity {n} (property of being able to be easily converted into cash) :: likvidiys
liquidity {n} (finance: availability of cash over short term) :: maksuvalmius, likviditeetti
liquid nitrogen {n} (nitrogen in the liquid state) :: nestemäinen typpi, nestetyppi
liquor {n} /ˈlɪk.ɚ/ (liquid obtained by cooking meat and/or vegetables) :: liemi
liquor {n} (strong alcoholic drink derived from fermentation and distillation) :: viina [clear in color]; väkevä alkoholijuoma, väkevä [any strong alcohol]
liquor {n} (liquid used in process industry to produce a desired reaction) :: liemi
liquorice {n} (plant) SEE: licorice ::
liquorice {n} (confection) SEE: licorice ::
liquorice allsorts {n} (confection) :: englantilainen lakritsi
liquor licence {n} (permit to sell alcoholic beverages) :: anniskelulupa
liquor store {n} (liquor store, bottle shop) :: viinakauppa
lira {n} /ˈlɪəɹə/ (basic unit of currency in Turkey) :: liira
lira {n} (currency of Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, former currency of Italy, etc.) :: liira
Lisbon {prop} /ˈlɪzbən/ (capital of Portugal) :: Lissabon
lisp {n} /lɪsp/ (The habit or an act of lisping.) :: ässävika, sammallus
lisp {v} (to pronounce the sibilant letter ‘s’ imperfectly) :: sammaltaa, lespata, sössöttää
lisp {v} (to speak with imperfect articulation) :: sössöttää
lisp {v} (to speak hesitatingly and with a low voice) :: sössöttää, supista
lisp {v} (to speak with reserve or concealment) :: supattaa
lis pendens {n} :: vireilläolovaikutus
lisper {n} (one who has a lisp) :: sössöttäjä
lisping {n} (that which is spoken with a lisp) :: sössötys
Lissajous figure {n} (plane curve) :: Lissajous'n kuvio
list {n} /lɪst/ (strip of fabric) :: nauha
list {n} (material used for cloth selvage) :: räsy
list {n} (enumeration or compilation of items) :: luettelo, lista
list {n} (barriers for tournaments) :: aita
list {n} (computing: codified representation of a list) :: lista
list {v} (to create or recite a list) :: listata, luetella
list {v} (to listen) :: kuunnella
list {v} (to be pleasing to) :: miellyttää
list {v} (to desire, like, wish) :: haluta
list {n} (nautical: tilting or careening to one side) :: kallistuma, kallistus
list {v} (to tilt to one side) :: kallistua
list box {n} (dropdown list) SEE: dropdown list ::
listed company {n} (company) :: pörssiyhtiö
listen {v} /ˈlɪs.ən/ (to pay attention to a sound) :: kuunnella
listen {v} (to expect or wait for a sound) :: kuunnella
listen {v} (to accept advice or obey instruction) :: kuunnella, uskoa
listen {v} (to hear (something)) :: kuulla
listener {n} /ˈlɪs(ə)nə/ (someone who listens) :: kuuntelija
listener {n} ((computing) a function that runs in response to an event) :: kuuntelija
listenership {n} (audience) :: kuulijakunta
listen in {v} (to listen without participating) :: kuunnella
listen in {v} (to listen secretly) :: salakuunnella
listening {adj} /ˈlɪs.nɪŋ/ (of something that listens) :: kuunteleva
listening {adj} (of something that is used in order to hear) :: kuulo-
listening {adj} (of an action that is performed with caution and attention to sounds) :: varovainen
listening {n} (act of listening) :: kuuntelu
listening {n} (ability of perceiving spoken language) :: kuullun ymmärtäminen
listening comprehension {n} (listening comprehension) :: kuullun ymmärtäminen
listening station {n} (facility established to monitor radio and microwave signals) :: kuunteluasema
listeria {n} :: listeria
listless {adj} /ˈlɪstləs/ (Lacking enthusiasm) :: välinpitämätön, innoton, voimaton
list price {n} (retail selling price) :: suositushinta, ohjevähittäishinta [recommended]; listahinta [listed]
lit {adj} /ˈlɪt/ (Lighted) :: valaistu
lit {adj} (Intoxicated or under the influence of drugs; stoned) :: päihtynyt
litany {n} /ˈlɪtəni/ (ritual liturgical prayer) :: litania
litas {n} (currency of Lithuania) :: liti
litchi {n} (lychee) SEE: lychee ::
lite {adj} /laɪt/ (low in calories) :: kevyt
lite {adj} (lightweight) :: kevyt
-lite {suffix} /lʌɪt/ (forms names of rocks or minerals) :: -liitti
liter {n} (cubic decimeter) SEE: litre ::
literacy {n} /ˈlɪtəɹəsi/ (ability to read and write) :: luku- ja kirjoitustaito, lukutaito
literacy {n} (understanding of something) :: lukutaito
literal {adj} /ˈlɪtəɹəl/ (exactly as stated; read or understood without additional interpretation) :: kirjaimellinen, sananmukainen
literal {adj} (following the letter or exact words, not taking liberties) :: kirjaimellinen, sananmukainen, sanatarkka
literally {adv} /ˈlɪɾɚ(ɹ)əli]/ (not metaphorically) :: kirjaimellisesti, sananmukaisesti
literary {adj} (bookish) SEE: bookish ::
literary {adj} /ˈlɪtəɹɛ(ə)ɹi/ (relating to literature) :: kirjallinen
literary {adj} (relating to writers, or the profession of literature) :: kirjailija-, kirjallisuus-, kirjallinen
literary {adj} (knowledgeable of literature or writing) :: kirjallisuutta tunteva
literary {adj} (appropriate to literature rather than everyday writing) :: kirjallinen
Literary Chinese {prop} (Classical Chinese) SEE: Classical Chinese ::
literary criticism {n} (study, discussion, evaluation, and interpretation) :: kirjallisuuskritiikki
literary device {n} (convention in literature) :: kirjallinen tehokeino
literary inquisition {n} (persecution of intellectuals on the basis of their writings) :: kirjallinen inkvisitio
literary language {n} (register of a language used in writing) :: kirjakieli
literary science {n} (all kinds of scientific study pertinent to literature) :: kirjallisuustiede
literary theory {n} (theory or the philosophy) :: kirjallisuusteoria
literati {n} /ˌlɪtəˈɹɑti/ (well-educated, literary people) :: lukeneisto
literature {n} /ˈlɪ.tɚ.ɪ.tʃɚ/ (body of all written works) :: kirjallisuus
literature {n} (the collected creative writing of a nation, people, group or culture) :: kirjallisuus
literature {n} (all the papers, treatises etc. published in academic journals on a particular subject) :: kirjallisuus
literature review {n} (scholarly paper) :: kirjallisuuskatsaus
literature search {n} (search through published literature) :: kirjallisuushaku
lithe {adj} /laɪð/ (slim) :: solakka
lithe {adj} (flexible) :: notkea, taipuisa
lithium {n} /ˈlɪθi.əm/ (chemical element) :: litium
lithium aluminium hydride {n} (chemical compound, LiH) :: litiumalumiinihydridi
lithium battery {n} (type of battery) :: litiumparisto
lithium carbonate {n} (Li2CO3) :: litiumkarbonaatti
lithium ion battery {n} (lithium-ion battery) SEE: lithium-ion battery ::
lithium-ion battery {n} (type of rechargeable battery) :: litiumioniakku
lithium nitride {n} (Li3N) :: litiumnitridi
lithograph {n} (noun) :: litografia, kivipiirros
lithographer {n} (a person who makes lithographs) :: litografi
lithographic {adj} (related to lithography) :: litografinen
lithographical {adj} (lithographic) SEE: lithographic ::
lithography {n} (printing method) :: litografia, kivipaino
lithophone {n} (type of musical instrument) :: litofoni
lithosphere {n} (The outer layer of the Earth) :: litosfääri, kivikehä
lithostratigraphy {n} (the stratigraphy of rocks) :: litostratigrafia
Lithuania {prop} /ˌlɪθ.(j)uˈeɪ.ni.ə/ (country) :: Liettua
Lithuania Minor {prop} (Lithuania Minor) :: Vähä-Liettua
Lithuanian {adj} /ˌlɪθʊˈeɪni.ən/ (referring to Lithuania) :: liettualainen
Lithuanian {n} (language) :: liettua
Lithuanian {n} (person from Lithuania) :: liettualainen
Lithuanian Hound {n} (Lithuanian Hound) :: liettuanajokoira
Lithuanianness {n} (quality) :: liettualaisuus
Lithuanian SSR {prop} (Soviet republic) :: Liettuan SNT
litigate {v} /litiɡeɪt/ (to go to law) :: käräjöidä [+ elative], käydä oikeutta [+ elative]
litigation {n} /ˌlɪtəˈɡeɪʃən/ (conduct of a lawsuit) :: käräjöinti, oikeudenkäynti
litmus {n} (dyestuff from lichen) :: lakmus
litmus paper {n} :: lakmuspaperi
litotes {n} /laɪˈtəʊ.tiːz/ (rhetoric: stating a point by denying its opposite) :: litoteesi
litre {n} /ˈliː.tə/ (unit of fluid measure) :: litra
litter {n} /ˈlɪtɚ/ (platform designed to carry a person or a load) :: kantotuoli
litter {n} (animals born in one birth) :: poikue, pesue, pentue
litter {n} (bedding for animals) :: kuivike
litter {n} (discarded items) :: roska, roina
litter {n} (material for litter tray) :: kuivike
litter {n} (layer of dead leaves and other organic matter) :: karike
litter {v} (drop or throw trash without properly disposing of it) :: roskata
litter {v} (give birth) :: poikia
litterbug {n} /ˈlɪtɚˌbʌɡ/ (person who drops litter) :: roskaaja
litter lout {n} (litterbug) SEE: litterbug ::
little {adj} /ˈlɪtl̩/ (small in size) :: pieni
little {adj} (very young) :: pieni
little {adj} ((of a sibling) younger) :: pikku-
little {adv} (not much) :: vähän
little {determiner} (small amount) :: hieman, vähän
little bittern {n} (bittern of the genus Ixobrychus) :: pikkuhaikara
little bittern {n} (bittern of the species Ixobrychus minutus) :: pikkuhaikara
little black dress {n} (woman's short black dress) :: pikkumusta
little boy {n} (a diminutive male child) :: pikkupoika
little brother {n} (a sibling's younger brother, see also: younger brother) :: pikkuveli
little by little {adv} (a small amount at a time) :: hiljalleen, vähän kerrassaan, vähitellen, vähä vähältä, pikkuhiljaa
Little Dipper {prop} (bright circumpolar asterism) :: Pikku-Otava
little egret {n} (bird) :: silkkihaikara
little emperor {n} (spoiled child) :: pikkukeisari
little finger {n} (outermost and smallest finger of the hand) :: pikkusormi
little girl {n} (a female child) :: pikkutyttö
little green man {n} (humorous: space alien, Martian, see also: alien) :: pieni vihreä mies
little gull {n} (gull) :: pikkulokki
little old {adj} (little - emphatically, affectionately, or humorously) :: pikku
little one {n} (young child) :: pikkulapsi
little one {n} (term of endearment) :: pikkuinen
little owl {n} /ˈlɪtəl ɑʊl/ (species of owl) :: minervanpöllö
little pitchers have big ears {proverb} (proverb) :: pienilläkin padoilla on korvat
Little Red Riding Hood {prop} /ˈlɪtl̩ ɹɛd ɹaɪ.dɪŋ hʊd/ (a folktale) :: Punahilkka
Little Red Riding Hood {prop} (the main character in this story) :: Punahilkka
Little Russia {prop} (a historical area) :: Vähä-Venäjä
little sister {n} (a sibling's younger sister, see also: younger sister) :: pikkusisko
little tern {n} (Sternula albifrons) :: pikkutiira
little toe {n} (smallest toe of the foot) :: pikkuvarvas
little wonder {n} (small wonder) SEE: small wonder ::
littoral {n} (the zone of a coast between high tide and low tide levels) SEE: foreshore ::
liturgic {adj} (liturgical) SEE: liturgical ::
liturgical {adj} /lɪˈtɝdʒɪkəl/ (Pertaining to liturgy) :: liturginen
liturgical language {n} (language) :: kirkkokieli, liturginen kieli
liturgist {n} (person knowledgable about liturgy) :: liturgi
liturgy {n} /ˈlɪtɚd͡ʒi/ (a predetermined or prescribed set of rituals) :: liturgia, alttaripalvelus
Liturgy of the Hours {n} ( liturgy for daily use at each of the canonical hours) :: hetkipalvelus
livable {adj} (suitable for living in) :: asuttava, asumiskelpoinen
live {v} /lɪv/ (be alive) :: elää
live {v} (have permanent residence) :: asua, elää
live {v} (survive, persevere, continue) :: elää, selvitä
live {adj} /laɪv/ (having life) :: elävä
live {adj} ((broadcasting) Seen or heard from a broadcast, as it happens) :: suora
live {adj} (capable of causing harm) :: kova
live {adj} (electrically charged) :: jännitteinen
live {adv} (as it happens) :: suora, live-
live action {n} (video that has been produced by filming) :: näytelty
live and learn {phrase} (exhortation to gain knowledge from lived experiences) :: oppia ikä kaikki
live and let live {v} (be tolerant) :: elää ja antaa elää
live by the sword, die by the sword {proverb} (one who uses violence can expect a violent response) :: joka miekkaan tarttuu, se miekkaan hukkuu
live drop {n} (location used to exchange items or information) :: postilaatikko
livelihood {n} /ˈlaɪvlihʊd/ (means of supporting oneself) :: toimeentulo, elinkeino
liveliness {n} /ˈlaɪvlinəs/ (the quality of being lively) :: vilkkaus, vilkkaus
lively {adj} /ˈlaɪvli/ (full of life) :: eläväinen
lively {adj} (fizzy; foamy) :: vaahtoinen
lively {adv} (vibrantly, vividly) :: eloisasti
live oak {n} /laɪv oʊk/ (evergreen species of oak) :: ainavihanta tammi, tammi
liver {n} /lɪvə(ɹ)/ (organ of the body) :: maksa
liver {n} (organ as food) :: maksa
liver {n} /lɪvə(ɹ)/ (one who lives) :: eläjä
liver cancer {n} (malignant neoplasm of the liver) :: maksasyöpä
livermorium {n} /ˌlɪvəɹˈmɔːɹiəm/ (chemical element with atomic number 116) :: livermorium
Liverpool {prop} (Liverpool, England) :: Liverpool
liver sausage {n} (spreadable sausage) :: maksamakkara
liver spot {n} (blemish) :: maksaläiskä, chloasma
liverwort {n} /ˈlɪv.ɚ.wɝːt/ (bryophyte with a leafy stem) :: maksasammal
liverwurst {n} (liver sausage) :: maksamakkara
livery {n} /ˈlɪv.ə.ɹi/ (distinctive uniform worn by a group) :: virka-asu, livree
livery {n} (paint scheme) :: värit {p}
livery {n} (legal: delivery of property) :: omaisuuden luovutus
livery {v} (to clothe in) :: vaatettaa, pukea
livestock {n} /ˈlaɪvˌstɑk/ (farm animals) :: karja
live up {v} (to fulfil the expectations placed upon) :: täyttää odotukset
live weight {n} (weight of a living animal) :: elopaino
livid {adj} (pallid) SEE: pallid ::
livid {adj} /ˈlɪvɪd/ (having a dark, bluish appearance) :: lautunut
livid {adj} (very angry, furious) :: raivostunut, [dated] raivoisa, [colloquial] raivo
lividity {n} (state or quality of being livid) :: mustelmaisuus, lautuneisuus
lividity {n} (livid area of skin) :: mustelma, lautuma
lividity {n} (livor mortis, suggillation) SEE: livor mortis ::
living {adj} /ˈlɪvɪŋ/ (having life) :: elävä, elollinen
living {adj} (in use or existing) :: elävä
living {adj} (of everyday life) :: [in compounds] elin-
living {adj} (true to life) :: elävä
living {n} (state of being alive) :: elo, eläminen, elämä
living {n} (financial means; a means of maintaining life) :: [in compounds] ansio-, työ, elinkeino
living {n} (style of life) :: elämä, elintapa, elo, elämäntapa
living conditions {n} :: elinolot {p}, elinolosuhteet {p}
living impaired {adj} (jocularly euphemistic term for 'dead') :: elämärajoitteinen
living language {n} (a language which is still spoken) :: elävä kieli
living proof {n} (real-life person or thing which demonstrates the validity of a hypothesis) :: elävä todiste
living room {n} (room in a private house) :: olohuone, olkkari
living standard {n} (standard of living) SEE: standard of living ::
living street {n} (type of street) :: pihakatu
living wage {n} (minimum income) :: toimeentuloon riittävä palkka
living will {n} (document expressing a desire to die naturally in certain medical circumstances) :: hoitotahto
Livonia {prop} (historical region) :: Liivinmaa
Livonian {prop} (language) :: liivi
Livonian {n} (person) :: liiviläinen
livor mortis {n} (settling of the blood in the lower portion of the body) :: lautuma
Livorno {prop} /ləˈvɔɹnoʊ/ (province of Italy) :: Livorno
Livorno {prop} (city in Italy) :: Livorno
lixisol {n} (soil type) :: rapaumasavimaannos
lizard {n} /ˈlɪz.ɚd/ (reptile) :: lisko
lizard {n} (coward) SEE: coward ::
Ljubljana {prop} /ˌl(j)ʊbliˈɑːnə/ (Capital city of Slovenia) :: Ljubljana
llama {n} /ˈjɑmə/ (South Americal mammal of the camel family, Lama glama) :: laama
LLC {n} (Limited Liability Company) :: Oy
lo {contraction} /loʊ/ (look, see, behold) :: katso
loach {n} /ˈləʊtʃ/ (fish of the family Cobitidae) :: piikkinuoliainen, nuoliainen
load {n} /loʊd/ (burden) :: kuorma, taakka
load {n} (number of articles that can be transported or processed at one time) :: kuorma, lasti
load {n} (the volume of work required to be performed) :: [computing] kuorma
load {v} (to put a load on or in) :: lastata, kuormata, pakata
load {v} (to place in or on a conveyance or a place of storage) :: lastata, kuormata, pakata
load {v} (intransitive: to put a load on something) :: lastata, kuormata, pakata
load {v} (to receive a load) :: lastata, kuormata, pakata
load {v} (to be placed into storage or conveyance) :: lastata, kuormata, pakata
load {v} (to fill with munition) :: ladata, panostaa
load {v} (to insert into an apparatus) :: laittaa paikalleen, laittaa; lisätä [paper or other material into something]
load {v} (to fill with raw material) :: panostaa, ladata
load {v} (to be put into use in an apparatus) :: latautua
load {v} (to read into memory) :: ladata
load {v} (intransitive: to transfer from a storage medium into memory) :: latautua
load {v} (baseball: to put runners on the bases) :: täyttää
load {v} (to tamper with to produce biased outcome) :: parantaa mahdollisuuksiaan [to load the dice in one's favour]; painottaa [dice]; johdatella [paper, statement etc.]
load {v} (to ask so that it will be more likely to be answered in a certain way) :: johdatella
load {v} (to encumber, place as an encumbrance) :: kuormittaa
load {v} (to provide in abundance) :: tankata
load {v} (to adulterate or drug) :: törsätä
load {v} (to magnetize) :: magnetoida; sähköistää [figuratively]
loaded {adj} /ˈloʊdɪd/ (burdened by load) :: lastattu
loaded {adj} ((of a projectile weapon) armed) :: ladattu
loaded {adj} ((slang) having wealth) :: rikas
loaded {adj} ((slang) drunk) :: kännissä
loaded {adj} ((of a question) designed to produce a predictable answer, or to lay a trap) :: johdatteleva
loader {n} (person or device that loads) :: lataaja
loader {n} (program that prepares other programs for execution) :: latausohjelma
loader {n} (tractor with a scoop) :: kuormaaja, kuormain
loadstone {n} (lodestone) SEE: lodestone ::
loaf {n} /loʊf/ (block of bread) :: leipä, limppu
loaf {n} (block of food) :: mureke [minced meat]; toppa [sugar]
loaf {n} (head (slang)) :: polla
loaf {n} (large block of soap) :: tanko
loaf {v} (do nothing) :: maleksia
loafer {n} (idle person) :: tyhjäntoimittaja
loafer {n} (footwear) :: louferi
loam {n} /loʊm/ (type of soil) :: hiue
loam {n} (mixture for making moulds) :: muottihiekka
loan {n} /loʊn/ (borrowed sum of money or other valuables) :: laina
loan {v} (to lend) :: lainata
loan shark {n} (money lender; usurer) :: koronkiskuri, kiskuri
loanshark {v} (to commit usury) :: kiskoa
loan translation {n} (calque) SEE: calque ::
loanword {n} /ˈloʊnwɝd/ (word taken from another language) :: lainasana
loath {adj} /ləʊθ/ (unwilling, reluctant; averse, disinclined) :: haluton, vastahakoinen
loathe {v} /ˈloʊð/ (hate, detest, revile) :: inhota
loathing {n} (sense of revulsion, distaste, detestation, extreme hatred or dislike) :: inho, vastenmielisyys, iljetys
loathsome {adj} (highly offensive; sickening, abominable) :: inhottava
lob {v} /lɒb/ (to throw or hit a ball high into the air) :: heittää kaaripallo, lyödä kaaripallo, iskeä kaaripallo, potkaista kaaripallo
lob {n} (high-arching pass or stroke) :: kaari, kaaripallo
lob {n} (lump) SEE: lump ::
lobby {n} /lɑbi/ (entryway or waiting area; vestibule) :: aula, halli, eteinen
lobby {v} (To attempt to influence) :: lobata
lobby group {n} (advocacy group) SEE: advocacy group ::
lobbyist {n} /ˈlɑ.bi.ɪst/ (A person who for remuneration reattempts to persuade politicians) :: lobbari
lobe {n} /ləʊb/ (division of the brain) :: aivolohko
lobelia {n} (plant) :: lobelia
lobotomy {n} (surgical operation) :: lobotomia
lobscouse {n} (meat dish stewed with vegetables and ship biscuit) :: lapskoussi
lobster {n} /ˈlɑb.stɚ/ (crustacean) :: hummeri
local {adj} /ˈloʊkl̩/ (of a nearby location) :: paikallinen, lähi-
local {adj} (computing: having limited scope) :: paikallinen
local {adj} (math: applying to a limited space) :: likimääräinen
local {adj} (medicine: of or pertaining to a restricted part of an organism) :: paikallinen, paikallis-
local {n} (a person who lives near a given place) :: paikkakuntalainen
local {n} (a branch of an organization) :: paikallisyhdistys, paikallisosasto
local {n} (a train that stops at all stations) :: paikallisjuna, lähijuna, lähijuna
local {n} ((UK) the nearest bar) :: paikallinen, lähikuppila
local anesthetic {n} (substance) :: paikallispuudutusaine
local area network {n} (network) :: paikallisverkko, LAN, lähiverkko
local derby {n} (a sports match between local rival teams) :: paikallisottelu
locale {n} /loʊˈkæl/ (place where something happens) :: tapahtumapaikka
local government {n} (government whose remit covers less than that of the nation) :: paikallishallinto
Local Group {prop} (cluster of galaxies that contains the Milky Way) :: Paikallinen ryhmä
locality {n} (fact or quality of having a position in space) :: sijainti
locality {n} (surroundings of a particular place) :: ympäristö, seutu
locality {n} (situation or position of an object) :: sijainti
locality {n} (neighbourhood) :: paikkakunta, paikka
localization {n} (act of localizing) :: lokalisoida, kotoistaa
localize {v} (make local) :: lokalisoida, paikallistaa, kotoistaa
locally {adv} (with respect to place) :: paikallisesti
local maximum {n} (math: maximum within restricted domain) :: paikallinen maksimi
local minimum {n} (math: minimum within restricted domain) :: paikallinen minimi
Local Supercluster {prop} /ˌloʊkl̩ ˈsupɚˌklʌstɚ/ (Supercluster that includes the Milky Way) :: Paikallinen superjoukko, Neitsyen superjoukko
local time {n} (official time in a particular region or time zone) :: paikallinen aika
locate {v} /ləʊˈkeɪt/ (to place; to set in a particular spot or position) :: sijoittaa
locate {v} (designate the site or place of) :: sijoittaa
location {n} /loʊˈkeɪʃən/ (place) :: paikka, sijainti
location {n} (act of locating) :: sijoittaminen
location, location, location {proverb} (most important consideration in buying real estate is its location) :: sijainti, sijainti, sijainti
locative {n} (locative case) SEE: locative case ::
locative case {n} (case used to indicate place, or the place where) :: lokatiivi
loch {n} /lɒx/ (lake, bay or arm of the sea) :: järvi
Loch Ness monster {prop} (hypothetical creature) :: Loch Nessin hirviö
lock {n} /lɑk/ (something used for fastening) :: lukko
lock {n} (a mutex or other token) :: lukko
lock {n} (segment of a canal) :: sulku
lock {n} (firing mechanism of a gun) :: lukko
lock {v} (to become fastened in place) :: lukittua, lukkiutua
lock {v} (to fasten with a lock) :: lukita
lock {v} (to be capable of becoming fastened in place) :: lukita [in passive]; lukittua, lukkiutua
lock {v} (break dancing: to freeze one's body or a part thereof in place) :: lukita
lock {v} (to furnish with locks) :: varustaa suluilla
lock {v} (to raise or lower in a lock) :: kulkea sulussa
lock {n} (length of hair) :: kiehkura
lockable {adj} (capable of being locked) :: lukittava
lockbox {n} (box with built-in lock) :: turvalokero, tallelokero
lockdown {n} /ˈlɑkˌdaʊn/ (confinement of people as a security measure) :: eristäminen, sulkeminen, aresti
locked {adj} /lɑkt/ (that has been locked (with a key)) :: lukittu
locked rotor amp {n} (specification) :: käynnistysvirta
locker {n} (storage compartment) :: lukkokaappi, kaappi, lukkolokero, lokero
locker room {n} (locker room) SEE: changing room ::
locket {n} /ˈlɑkɪt/ (chained ornament) :: medaljonki
lock gate {n} (gate of a lock) :: sulkuportti
lock in {v} (to secure someone or something in) :: lukita sisään, sulkea sisään
lock in {v} (to fix the value) :: kiinnittää, lukita
locking {n} :: lukitus
lockjaw {n} (disease) :: jäykkäkouristus, tetanus
lock lips {v} (to kiss on the lips) :: suudella suulle
lock out {v} (to prevent from entering a place, particularly oneself, inadvertently) :: teljetä
lockout {n} (opposite of a strike) :: työsulku
lock picking {n} (action of unlocking) :: tiirikointi
locksmith {n} (one who practices locksmithing) :: lukkoseppä
locksmithing {n} /ˈlɒkˌsmɪθɪŋ/ (art of making and defeating locks) :: lukkosepäntaito
lock up {v} (to imprison or incarcerate someone) :: vangita
lock up {v} (to close the doors and windows securely) :: lukita
lock up {v} (of a computer: to cease responding) :: hyytyä, jumittua
lockup {n} (prison) SEE: prison ::
loco {adj} /ˈləʊ.kəʊ/ (crazy) :: hullu
locomotive {n} /ˌloʊkəˈmoʊtiv/ (self-propelled vehicle that runs on rails) :: veturi
locus {n} /ˈloʊkəs/ (place or locality) :: tapahtumapaikka, paikka
locus {n} (set of all points given by an equation or condition) :: ura
locus {n} (position on a chromosome) :: lokus
locust {n} /ˈloʊ.kəst/ (type of grasshopper) :: kulkusirkka
locution {n} /loʊ̯ˈkju.ʃn̩/ (phrase or expression connected to an individual or a group of individuals) :: sanontatapa
locution {n} (supernatural revelation) :: ilmestys
lode {n} (loadstone) SEE: lodestone ::
lode {n} /ləʊd/ (vein of metallic ore) :: suoni, malmisuoni
lode {n} (rich source of supply) :: suoni
lodestar {n} (star used as navigation reference) :: johtotähti
lodestar {n} (guiding tenet) :: johtotähti
Lode Star {prop} (Polaris) SEE: Polaris ::
lodestone {n} /ˈloʊdˌstoʊn/ (natural magnet) :: luonnonmagneetti
lodestone {n} (magnetite) :: magnetiitti
lodge {n} (inn) SEE: inn ::
lodge {n} /lɑdʒ/ (recreational building) :: maja, mökki
lodge {n} (porter's rooms) :: portinvartijan tupa
lodge {n} (local chapter of freemasons) :: loosi
lodge {n} (local chapter of trade union) :: ammattiosasto
lodge {n} (beaver's shelter) :: keko
lodge {v} (to be firmly fixed in a specified position) :: juuttua
lodge {v} (to stay in a boarding-house) :: asua alivuokralaisena
lodge {v} (to supply with a room or place to sleep in for a time) :: majoittaa
lodge {v} (to put money, jewellery, or other valuables for safety) :: panna talteen
lodge {v} (to place (a statement, etc.) with the proper authorities) :: rekisteröidä
lodge {v} (to flatten to the ground) :: laota [intransitive], laottaa [transitive]
lodger {n} (person who lodges in another's house) :: alivuokralainen
lodging {n} /ˈlɑdʒɪŋ/ (place to live or lodge) :: majapaikka, majoitus
lodging {n} (sleeping accommodation) :: yösija
lodging {n} (furnished rooms in a house rented as accommodation) :: kalustettu asunto
lodging {n} (condition of a plant that has been flattened) :: lako
lodgings {n} (A room or set of rooms in another person's house where a person lodges.) :: luukku, boksi
Lodz {prop} /lɒdz/ (city) :: Łódź
loess {n} /ˈloʊ.əs/ (sediment of eolian origin) :: lössi
Loess Plateau {prop} (plateau that covers an area in China's Yellow River) :: Kiinan lössiylänkö
loft {n} /lɔft/ (an attic or similar space) :: ullakko
loft {v} (to propel high into the air) :: heittää ilmaan
loftiness {n} (arrogance) SEE: arrogance ::
lofty {adj} /ˈlɔːfti/ (high, having great height or stature) :: korkea
lofty {adj} (idealistic) :: ylevä
lofty {adj} (extremely proud) :: kopea
log {n} /lɑɡ/ (trunk of dead tree, cleared of branches) :: runko, puunrunko
log {n} (bulky piece of timber) :: tukki, hirsi
log {n} (nautical: device for measuring the speed of a vessel) :: loki
log {v} (to cut down trees) :: hakata [large quantity], kaataa puita [individual trees]
log {n} (chronological record) :: lokikirja
log {v} (make an entry in a log) :: kirjata
log {n} (very dumb person) SEE: blockhead ::
log {n} (surfing: longboard) SEE: longboard ::
log {n} (logbook) SEE: logbook ::
log {n} (logbook) SEE: logbook ::
log {n} (rolled cake) SEE: Swiss roll ::
loganberry {n} (raspberry-blackberry hybrid berry) :: loganmarja
logarithm {n} /ˈlɑ.ɡə.ɹɪ.ð(ə)m/ (The power to which a given base number must be raised in order to obtain a given number) :: logaritmi
logarithmic {adj} (relating to logarithms) :: logaritminen
logarithmic function {n} ((mathematics)) :: logaritmifunktio
logarithmic spiral {n} (self-similar spiral) :: logaritminen spiraali
logboat {n} (dugout canoe) SEE: dugout ::
logbook {n} /ˈlɑɡ.bʊk/ (nautical: book in which details from journey are recorded) :: lokikirja, loki, laivapäiväkirja
logbook {n} (travel journal) :: matkapäiväkirja
logbook {n} (record of the ownership of a motor car) :: rekisteriote
log cabin {n} (small simple dwelling made from wood) :: hirsimökki
log drive {n} (transport) :: tukinuitto
loge {n} (stall) SEE: stall ::
loge {n} (booth) SEE: booth ::
logger {n} /ˈlɑːɡɚ/ (worker whose occupation is to harvest trees) :: metsuri
logging {n} (cutting trees) :: hakkuu
logging {n} (making entries in a log) :: lokiin kirjaaminen
logic {n} /ˈlɑdʒɪk/ (method of human thought) :: logiikka
logic {n} (mathematical study) :: logiikka
logic {n} (formal or informal language) :: logiikka
logic {n} (any system of thought, irrespective of its rigor or productiveness) :: logiikka
logic {n} (part of an electronic system that performs the boolean logic operations) :: logiikka
-logic {suffix} (-logical) SEE: -logical ::
logical {adj} /ˈlɑdʒɪkəɫ]/ (in agreement with the principles of logic) :: looginen
logical {adj} (reasonable) :: johdonmukainen, looginen
logical {adj} (of or pertaining to logic) :: looginen
-logical {suffix} (used to form adjectival forms of nouns) :: -loginen
logically {adv} (in a logical manner) :: loogisesti
logic analyzer {n} (device) :: logiikka-analysaattori
logician {n} /loʊd͡ʒˈɪʃən/ (person who studies or teaches logic) :: loogikko
logic programming {n} (programming paradigm) :: logiikkapohjainen ohjelmointi
log in {v} (gain access to a computer system) :: kirjautua, kirjautua sisään
login {n} /ˈlɑɡɪn/ (user's identification) :: käyttäjätunnus
login {n} (logging in) :: sisäänkirjautuminen
-logist {suffix} (person who studies or is an expert in the related -logy) :: -logi
logistical {adj} (relating to logistics) :: logistinen
logistician {n} (person involved with logistics) :: logistikko
logistics {n} (planning and implementing the flow of goods and services) :: logistiikka
logistics {n} (military procurement, supply, maintenance, and transportation) :: huolto
logjam {n} (An excess of logs being conveyed on a river) :: tukkisuma
logjam {n} (A clog; any jam or mess that halts or greatly delays progress) :: ruuhka
log-log paper {n} (graph paper with logarithmic scale in two directions) :: logaritmipaperi
logo {n} /ˈloʊɡoʊ/ (symbol or emblem that acts as a trademark or a means of identification of an entity) :: logo
log off {v} (log out) SEE: log out ::
logogram {n} /ˈlɔːɡəɡɹæm/ (character or symbol that represents a word or phrase) :: logogrammi
logograph {n} (character or symbol that represents a word or phrase) :: ideogrammi, logografi
logography {n} (use of logographs in writing) :: käsitekirjoitus, ideografia
logography {n} (use of logotypes in design and printing) :: logotypia
logological {adj} /ˌlɑɡ.oʊˈlɑdʒ.ɨ.kəl/ (of or pertaining to logology) :: sanaopillinen, sanaseppomainen
logological {adj} (linguistics: of or pertaining to conceptual patterns or mental categories of words) :: sanaopillinen
logological {adj} (theology: of or pertaining to the doctrine of logos) :: logologinen
logology {n} (scientific study of words) :: sanaoppi
logology {n} (study of logos) :: logotutkimus
logology {n} (study of words for recreation) :: sanaseppoilu
logology {n} (religion: study of words in search for God) :: logologia
logomachy {n} /loʊˈɡɑ.mə.ki/ (conflict waged only as a battle of words) :: sanaharkka, sanasota
log on {v} (log in) SEE: log in ::
logopedics {n} (study and correction of speech defects) :: logopedia
logopedist {n} (logopedist) :: logopedi
logorrhea {n} (excessive and often uncontrollable flow of words) :: puhetulva
logorrhea {n} (excessive talkativeness) :: puheripuli
logotype {n} (symbol used by organization, logo) :: logo
logotype {n} (single type two letters, a ligature) :: ligatuuri
log out {v} (to exit an account in a computing system) :: kirjautua ulos
Logroño {prop} /ləˈɡɹoʊnjoʊ/ (capital city of La Rioja, Spain) :: Logroño
-logy {suffix} /ləd͡ʒi/ (branch of learning) :: -logia, -oppi
loin {n} /lɔɪn/ (part of the body) :: lanteet {p}, kupeet {p}
loin {n} (cut of meat) :: ranskanpaisti, kylkipaisti
loincloth {n} (garment) :: lannevaate
loins {n} (plural form of loin) SEE: loin ::
Lois {prop} /ˈləʊ.ɪs/ (biblical character) :: Loois
loiter {v} /ˈlɔɪtɚ/ (to stand about without any aim or purpose) :: maleksia, roikkua, seisoksia, munia
loiterer {n} (a person who loiters) :: norkoilija, vetelehtijä
loitering {n} (The action of the verb loiter) :: norkoilu, aikailu, oleilu
Lojban {prop} /ˈloʒban/ (artificial logical language based on Loglan) :: lojban
Lojban {adj} (of or relating to Lojban) :: lojbanin [genitive of noun], lojbaninkielinen
lokun {n} (doctor) SEE: doctor ::
lol {interj} (Used to express laughter) SEE: LOL ::
LOL {interj} /ɛl.oʊˈɛl/ (expression of laughter) :: lol, reps, naur, huutista
LOL {interj} (denotes light-heartedness or unseriousness) :: lol, naur, reps
lolita {n} (sexually alluring girl) :: lolita
loll {v} /lɑl/ (to act lazily or indolently) :: laiskotella, loikoilla, löhötä
loll {v} (to hang extended from the mouth) :: roikkua
loll {v} (to let the tongue hang from the mouth in this way) :: roikuttaa suustaan
lollapalooza {n} /ˌlɑləpəˈluzə/ (outstanding; extreme; outrageous example of its kind) :: omituisuus, kummallisuus
lollipop {n} /lɑ.li.pɑp/ (confectionery on a stick) :: tikkari, tikkukaramelli
lolly {n} (money) SEE: money ::
lolly {n} (confection) SEE: confection ::
lolly {n} (lollipop) SEE: lollipop ::
lolly ice {n} (frozen juice) :: mehujää
Lombard {n} /ˈlɒmbɑː(ɹ)d/ (member of a Germanic people) :: langobardi
Lombard {n} (native of Lombardy) :: lombardialainen
Lombard {prop} (language of Lombardy) :: lombardi
Lombard {n} (banker or moneylender) SEE: banker ::
Lombard rate {n} (interest rate) :: Lombard-korko
Lombard Street {prop} (money and capital market of London) :: Lombard Street
Lombardy {prop} /ˈlɑːmbəɹdi/ (region in northern Italy) :: Lombardia
London {prop} /ˈlʌn.dən/ (in the United Kingdom) :: Lontoo
London {prop} (in Canada) :: London
London {prop} (of, from or pertaining to London in the UK) :: lontoolainen
Londoner {n} /ˈlʌn.dən.ə(ɹ)/ (person from or inhabitant of London) :: lontoolainen
Londonian {n} (Londoner) SEE: Londoner ::
Londonian {adj} (of or relating to London) :: lontoolainen
Londonish {adj} (of or from London) :: lontoolainen
London Underground {prop} (the London underground) :: Lontoon metro
lone {adj} (having no companion) :: yksinäinen
lone {adj} (isolated) :: yksinäinen
lone {adj} (sole) :: yksi, ainoa
lone {adj} (situated with no neighbours) :: yksinäinen
loneliness {n} /ˈloʊnlinəs/ (condition of being lonely) :: yksinäisyys
lonely {adj} /ˈloʊnli/ (of person: unhappy by feeling isolated) :: yksinäinen
lonely {adj} (solitary) SEE: solitary ::
loner {n} (one who lacks or avoids company) :: yksineläjä, erakko, yksinäinen susi
lonesome {adj} /ˈloʊnsəm/ (unhappy due to being alone) :: yksinäinen
lone wolf {n} (wolf that is not part of a pack) :: yksinäinen susi
lone wolf {n} (person who avoids the company of others) :: yksinäinen susi
lone wolf {n} (criminal who acts alone) :: yksinäinen susi
long {adj} /ˈlɒŋ/ (having much distance from one point to another) :: pitkä
long {adj} (having great duration) :: pitkä, pitkäaikainen
long {adj} (finance: possessing or owning financial instruments) :: pitkä
long {adj} (tennis: bounces behind the baseline) :: pitkä
long {adv} (over a great distance) :: kauas
long {adv} (particular duration) :: kauan
long {adv} (long duration) :: kauan
long {v} (to wait, to aspire) :: ikävöidä
long {adj} (not short) SEE: tall ::
long absent, soon forgotten {proverb} (love fades away when people are distant) :: poissa silmistä, poissa mielestä
long ago {adv} (at a time in the distant past) :: kauan sitten
longan {n} /ˈlɒŋɡən/ (tree) :: longaani
longan {n} (fruit) :: longaani
longboard {v} (large skateboard) :: lonkkari
longboard {v} (spine board) SEE: spine board ::
long bone {n} (slender bone of extremity) :: putkiluu
longbow {n} /ˈlɒŋbəʊ/ (large bow) :: pitkäjousi
longbowman {n} (archer who uses a longbow) :: pitkäjousimies
longcase clock {n} (grandfather clock) SEE: grandfather clock ::
long corner {n} (field hockey: type of free hit) :: pitkä kulma
long corner {n} (soccer: type of corner kick) :: pitkä kulmapotku
long-distance {adj} (over a great length) :: pitkän matkan
long-distance {adj} (referring to non-local phone call) :: kauko- [see: kaukopuhelu]
long-distance {adj} (referring to a romantic relationship: between two people with a considerable distance between them) :: etä- [see: etäsuhde]
long drink {n} (large mixed drink) :: pitkä juoma, lonkero
longe {v} /lʌndʒ/ (work a horse in a circle) :: juoksuttaa
longe {n} (long rope used while longeing) :: juoksutusliina
long-eared owl {n} /ˌlɒŋɪədˈaʊl/ (Asio otus) :: sarvipöllö
longevity {n} /lɒŋˈdʒɛ.vɪ.ti/ (the quality of being long-lasting, especially of life) :: pitkäikäisyys
long face {n} (expression of sadness and disappointment or gloom) :: synkkä ilme
long-faced {adj} (displaying sadness) :: synkkäilmeinen
long for {v} (to have desire for; to yearn) :: ikävöidä, kaivata
long for {v} (to miss) :: ikävöidä, kaivata
longhorn beetle {n} (any Cerambycid) :: sarvijäärä
longhouse {n} (outhouse) SEE: outhouse ::
longhouse {n} (communal dwelling) :: pitkätalo
longimanous {adj} (having long hands) :: pitkäkätinen
longing {n} /ˈlɔːŋɪŋ/ (melancholic desire) :: kaipuu, kaipaus, ikävä
long in the tooth {adj} (old, aged) :: vanha
Long Island {prop} /ˌlɒŋ ˈaɪlənd/ (island in New York) :: Long Island
Long Island {prop} (a district of the Bahamas) :: Long Island
Long Island iced tea {n} (cocktail made with iced tea) :: Long Islandin jäätee
longitude {n} /ˈlɑndʒəˌtud/ (angular distance) :: pituusaste, pituus
longitude {n} (imaginary line through North Pole and South Pole) :: pituuspiiri, meridiaani, longitudi
longitudinal {adj} /ˌlɑndʒəˈtuːdənəl/ (running in the direction of the long axis of a body) :: pitkittäinen
longitudinal {adj} (forward and/or backward, relative to some defined direction) :: pitkittäis-
longitudinal wave {n} (type of wave) :: pitkittäisaalto
long johns {n} (full-length undergarments) :: pitkät alusvaatteet
long johns {n} (garment for bottom half of the body) :: pitkät alushousut
long jump {n} (athletics field event) :: pituushyppy
long jump {v} (to perform long jump) :: hypätä pituutta
long jumper {n} (athlete) :: pituushyppääjä
long-lasting {adj} (persisting or enduring for a long time) :: kestävä, pitkäikäinen, pitkäkestoinen
long-legged {adj} (having long legs) :: pitkäjalkainen
longline {n} (very long fishing line with multiple hooks) :: pitkäsiima
long live {v} (prosper) :: eläköön, kauan eläköön
long-lived {adj} /ˈlɒŋˈlaɪvd/ (having a long lifespan; surviving for a long period of time) :: pitkäikäinen
long-lost {adj} (having been missing for a long period of time) :: kauan kaivattu
longneck {n} (longneck eel) SEE: longneck eel ::
longneck eel {n} (type of pelagic fish) :: serpentiiniankerias
long-playing {adj} (referring to certain type of records) :: LP-, pitkäsoitto-
long service leave {n} (additional employee vacation) :: lisäloma pitkästä palvelusta
longship {n} (type of Viking vessel) :: pitkävene, viikinkilaiva
longshoreman {n} (man employed to load and unload ships) :: ahtaaja
long since {adv} (long ago) SEE: long ago ::
long-span {adj} (spanning over a long period of time) :: pitkäjänteinen
long-spined bullhead {n} (Taurulus bubalis) :: piikkisimppu
longspur {n} (a bird of the genus Calcarius) :: preeriasirkku
long-suffering {adj} (having endured discomfort) :: pitkämielinen
longsword {n} (a kind of sword) :: pitkämiekka
long-tailed duck {n} (Clangula hyemalis) :: alli
long-tailed jaeger {n} (Stercorarius longicaudus) :: tunturikihu
long-tailed pangolin {n} (Manis tetradactyla) :: pitkähäntämuurahaiskäpy
long-tailed tit {n} (bird) :: pyrstötiainen
long-term {adj} (extending over a relatively long time period) :: pitkäaikainen, pitkäaikais-, pitkäjänteinen
long time no see {interj} (idiomatic: I (or we) have not seen you for a long time) :: pitkästä aikaa
long underwear {n} (two-piece underwear) :: pitkät alusvaatteet
loo {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet ::
loofah {n} (tropical vine) :: pesusienikurkku
loofah {n} (dried fibrous interior used as a sponge) :: pesusieni
loogie {n} /ˈluːɡi/ (sputum) :: räkä
look {v} /lʊk/ (to try to see) :: katsoa
look {v} (to appear, to seem) :: näyttää, vaikuttaa
look {v} (give an appearance of being) :: näyttää
look {v} (to search) :: etsiä
look {v} (to face) :: [check usage!] sijaita
look {v} (to expect) :: odottaa
look {v} (to make sure of) :: huolehtia
look {interj} (interjection to attract attention) :: katsos, katsokaas [plural]
look {n} (action of looking) :: katsominen
look {n} (physical appearance) :: ulkonäkö
look {n} (facial expression) :: ilme, katse
look after {v} (to watch, to protect) :: huolehtia, vahtia
lookalike {n} /ˈlʊkəlaɪk/ (person physically resembling another person) :: kaksoisolento, [adjective] näköinen
look and feel {n} (visual design and behaviour of a user interface) :: käyttötuntuma
look at {v} (to observe or watch) :: katsoa, valvoa
look at {v} (to study visually) :: katsella, tutkailla
look at {v} (to consider) :: harkita
look back {v} (look behind oneself) :: katsoa taakseen
look back {v} (reminisce about the past) :: muistella
look before you leap {proverb} (think before taking actionn) :: parempi katsoa kuin katua
look down on {v} (to regard or treat as inferior) :: ylenkatsoa, halveksia
looker {n} (one that looks actively) :: katsoja
looker {n} (one having a specific look) :: näky, ilmestys
looker {n} (slang: good-looking one) :: hyvännäköinen
look for {v} (search; seek) :: etsiä, hakea
look for trouble {v} (ask for it) SEE: ask for it ::
look forward to {v} (anticipate, expect, or wait for) :: odottaa innolla [eagerly], odottaa jännityksellä [excitedly], odottaa mielenkiinnolla [with interest]
looking glass {n} (mirror) SEE: mirror ::
look like {v} (seem, appear) :: näyttää siltä, että
look like {v} (be similar in appearance, resemble) :: muistuttaa (+partitive), näyttää (+ablative)
look out {v} (to look from within to the outside) :: katsoa ulos
look out {v} (to be vigilant and aware) :: varoa, olla varuillaan
lookout {n} /ˈlʊkaʊt/ (vantage point with a view of the surrounding area) :: näköalapaikka, tarkkailupiste
lookout {n} (person on watch for approaching enemy, police, etc.) :: vartiomies, tähystäjä
lookout {n} (subject for observation) :: näköala, näkymä
lookout {n} (perspective, outlook, responsibility) :: asia, ongelma, murhe
look over {v} (to scan-read and check) :: tarkistaa
looks {n} /lʊks/ (appearance) :: ulkonäkö
look the part {v} (appear suitable for a particular kind of work) :: vaikuttaa sopivalta
look up {v} (used other than as an idiom) :: katsoa (ylös), katsella (ylös)
look up {v} (to have better prospects, to improve) :: näyttää hyvältä, näyttää lupaavalta
look up {v} (to obtain information about something from a text source) :: katsoa
lookup table {n} :: hakutaulu, hakutaulukko
look up to {v} (To show respect for) :: ihailla, kunnioittaa
look who's talking {phrase} :: (siinä on) paraskin puhuja
loom {n} /lum/ (utensil, tool, article) :: kalu
loom {n} (weaving frame) :: kangaspuut
loom {n} (part of an oar) :: varsi
loom {v} (impend, threaten, hang over) :: häämöttää, siintää, kuvastua
loom {n} (bird of order Gaviiformes) SEE: loon ::
loon {n} /ˈluːn/ (idler) :: lusmu
loon {n} (a crazy person) :: sekopää, hullu, seko
loon {n} (bird of order Gaviiformes) :: kuikka
loony {adj} /ˈluːni/ (insane) :: hullu
loony {adj} (very silly) :: hölmö, typerä
loony {n} (an insane or very foolish person) :: hullu, kahjo, kaheli
loop {n} /luːp/ (length of thread, line or rope) :: silmukka
loop {n} (shape produced by a curve that bends around and crosses itself) :: silmukka
loop {n} (endless strip of tape or film allowing continuous repetition) :: silmukka
loop {n} (complete circuit for an electric current) :: silmukka
loop {n} (programmed sequence of instructions) :: silmukka
loop {n} (edge that begins and ends on the same vertex of a graph) :: silmukka
loop {n} (topology: path that starts and ends at the same point) :: silmukka
loop {n} (transportation route that starts and ends at the same point) :: ympyräreitti
loop {n} (quasigroup with an identity element) :: luuppi
loop {n} (loop-shaped intrauterine device) :: kierukka
loop {n} (aircraft maneuver) :: silmukka
loop {n} (flexible region in a protein's secondary structure) :: silmukka
loop {v} (transitive: to form into a loop) :: muodostaa silmukka
loop {v} (to fasten or encircle with a rope) :: köyttää
loop {v} (to create an endless loop in a computer program) :: jumittaa
loop {v} (to create an error in a computer program so that it runs in an endless loop) :: jumittaa
loop {v} (intransitive: to form a loop) :: muodostua silmukaksi
loop {n} (ring road) SEE: ring road ::
looper {n} (measuring worm) SEE: measuring worm ::
loophole {n} /ˈluːphəʊl/ (method of escape) :: porsaanreikä
loophole {n} (slit in a castle wall) :: ampuma-aukko
loo roll {n} (toilet roll) SEE: toilet roll ::
loose {v} /luːs/ (to let loose) :: vapauttaa, irrottaa
loose {v} (to unfasten) :: irrottaa
loose {v} (to make less tight) :: löysätä
loose {v} (to let go) :: päästää irti
loose {v} (archery: to shoot) :: ampua
loose {adj} (not fixed tightly) :: löysä, irti
loose {adj} (not packaged) :: irtonainen, irto-
loose {adj} (not fitting tightly) :: väljä, avara
loose {adj} (not compact) :: irtonainen, irto-
loose {adj} (relaxed) :: rento, sulava, irtonainen
loose {adj} (indiscreet) :: löyhä, huolimaton
loose {adj} (promiscuous) :: löyhätapainen, epäsiveellinen
loose {adj} (not leashed) SEE: unleashed ::
loose cannon {v} (unpredictable person) :: kävelevä katastrofi
loose change {n} (coins kept in one's pocket or bag) :: pikkuraha
loose change {n} (small sum of money) :: pikkuraha
loose connection {n} (imperfect connection in electric wiring) :: kosketushäiriö
loose ends {n} (leftover items) :: rästit {p}
loose-fitting {adj} (not tight) :: väljä
loosely {adv} /ˈluːsli/ (not tightly) :: löysästi, irtonaisesti
loosen {v} /ˈluːsn̩/ (to make less tight) :: löysätä, höllätä, löyhentää
loosen {v} (to free from restraint; to set at liberty) :: vapauttaa, irrottaa
loosen {v} (to remove costiveness) :: helpottaa
looseness {n} /ˈluːsnəs/ (The property of being loose) :: löysyys, löyhyys
loosen the purse strings {v} (to increase or allow to increase spending) :: hellittää kukkaron nyörejä
loose-tongued {adj} (garrulous, gossipy) :: löyhäsuinen
loot {n} /luːt/ (the proceeds of theft, robbery etc., swag, contraband) :: ryöstösaalis
loot {n} (money) :: raha, fyrkka [slang]
loot {v} (to steal from) :: ryöstää
lope {v} /loʊp/ (to travel an easy pace with long strides) :: harppoa
Lopingian {adj} (of epoch from 260 to 251 million years ago) :: myöhäispermikautinen
Lopingian {prop} (Lopingian epoch) :: myöhäispermikausi, Loping-epookki
lopsided {adj} /ˈlɑp.saɪ.dɪd/ (not balanced) :: toispuolinen, vino
loquacious {adj} /loʊˈkweɪʃəs/ (talkative, chatty) :: puhelias, suulas
loquaciously {adv} (in a loquacious manner) :: puheliaasti, suulaasti
loquacity {n} (talkativeness) :: puheliaisuus
loquat {n} /ˈloʊkwɑt/ (fruit) :: japaninmispeli
loquat {n} (tree) :: japaninmispeli
lord {n} /lɔːd/ (master of a household) :: isäntä, herra
lord {n} (property owner) :: omistaja, maanomistaja, kartanonherra, isäntä
lord {n} (ruler, one having mastery over others) :: johtaja, hallitsija, valtias
lord {n} (aristocrat) :: aristokraatti, ylhäisyys, lordi
lord {n} (titled nobleman) :: aatelinen, aatelismies
lord {v} (to lord over) :: ylvästellä, esiintyä herrana, herrastella
Lord {prop} /lɔɹd/ (God) :: Herra
Lord {prop} (Jesus) :: Herra
Lord {n} (British aristocratic title) :: lordi
lords and ladies {n} (cuckoopint) SEE: cuckoopint ::
lordship {n} /ˈlɔɹd.ʃɪp/ (state or condition of being a lord) :: lordius
lordship {n} (title) :: korkeus, ylhäisyys
lordship {n} (seigniory, domain, territory ruled by a lord) :: lordikunta
lordship {n} (dominion, power, authority) :: herruus
Lord's Prayer {prop} (the prayer taught by Jesus Christ to his disciples) :: Herran rukous, Isä meidän -rukous
Lord's Supper {prop} (Eucharist) SEE: Eucharist ::
Lord's Supper {prop} (Last Supper) SEE: Last Supper ::
Lord willing and the creek don't rise {phrase} (phrase) :: jos Luoja suo
lore {n} /lɔɹ/ (all the facts and traditions about a particular subject) :: perimätieto
lore {n} (the backstory created around a fictional universe) :: taustatarina
Lorentz-Fitzgerald contraction {n} (Lorentz-Fitzgerald contraction) :: pituuskontraktio
Lorentz force {n} (force) :: Lorentzin voima
Lorentz transformation {n} (mathematics) :: Lorentz-muunnos
lorgnette {n} /lɒɹnjɛt/ (an opera glass with a handle) :: lornetti
lorikeet {n} /lɒɹɪˈkiːt/ (any of various parrots) :: sateenkaariluri, silmälasiluri, lurikki
Lorraine {prop} /ləˈɹeɪn/ (region west of Alsace) :: Lothringen
lorry {n} (motor vehicle) SEE: truck ::
lorry driver {n} (person employed to drive a truck) SEE: truck driver ::
lory {n} (small parrot) :: luri
Los Angeles {prop} /lɔs ˈændʒələs/ (largest city in California) :: Los Angeles
lose {v} /luːz/ (cause (something) to cease to be in one's possession or capability) :: menettää
lose {v} ((transitive) fail to win) :: hävitä
lose {v} (shed (weight)) :: pudottaa (painoa)
lose {v} (have (somebody of one's kin) die) :: menettää
lose {v} (be unable to follow or trace (somebody or something) any longer) :: kadottaa
lose {v} (informal: shed, remove, discard, eliminate) :: ottaa pois
lose {v} (fail to be the winner) :: hävitä
lose count {v} (to forget the number of times that something has happened) :: seota laskuissa
lose face {v} (lose respect of others) :: menettää kasvonsa
lose heart {v} (to despair) :: tulla epätoivoiseksi, vaipua epätoivoon
lose one's balance {v} (unsteady) SEE: unsteady ::
lose one's life {v} (to die) :: menettää henkensä, heittää veivinsä
lose one's lunch {v} (slang: to vomit) :: yrjötä
lose one's rag {v} (colloquial: to become angry) :: repiä pelihousunsa
lose one's shit {v} (vulgar: to lose one's temper) :: alkaa vituttaa, saada paskahalvaus
lose one's shit {v} (to have a sudden burst of emotion) :: saada hepuli
lose one's temper {v} /luːz wʌnz tɛmpə(ɹ)/ (to be explosively angry) :: raivostua, polttaa päreensä, menettää malttinsa, hypätä kattoon
lose one's virginity {v} (to stop being a virgin after the first sexual intercourse) :: menettää neitsyytensä
lose one's way {v} (get lost) SEE: get lost ::
loser {n} /luzɚ/ (person who fails to win) :: häviäjä
loser {n} (person who is frequently unsuccessful in life) :: epäonnistuja, luuseri
loser {n} (contemptible or unfashionable person) :: luuseri
loser {n} (one who loses something) :: hukkaaja; laihduttaja [one who loses weight]
lose sight of {v} (be no longer able to see) :: kadottaa näkyvistään
lose sight of {v} (fail to remember) :: unohtaa, laiminlyödä, hylätä
lose touch {v} (cease to be familiar with someone or something) :: menettää yhteys, vieraantua
lose weight {v} (to become less heavy or obese) :: laihtua, laihduttaa
losing streak {n} (sequence of losses) :: tappioputki
losing streak {n} (slang: menstruation) :: menkat
loss {n} /lɔs/ (instance of losing) :: häviö
loss {n} (something lost) :: hävikki
loss {n} (hurtful condition resulting from losing) :: menetys
loss {n} (casualties) :: häviöt {p}
loss {n} (financial: negative result on balance) :: tappio
loss {n} (engineering: power expended without doing useful work) :: häviö
loss leader {n} /ˈlɒs ˈliːdə(ɹ)/ (item sold at or below cost to stimulate sales) :: sisäänheittotuote, tarjoustuote
lossless {adj} /ˈlɒs.ləs/ (not losing information) :: häviötön
lossy {adj} /ˈlɔsi/ (subject to loss of signal strength) :: häviöllinen
lossy {adj} (subject to various forms of power loss) :: häviöllinen
lossy {adj} (reducing the amount of information in data) :: häviöllinen
lost {adj} /lɔst/ (unable to find one's way) :: eksynyt, eksyksissä
lost {adj} (in an unknown location) :: kadonnut, kadoksissa, hukassa
lost {adj} (not perceptible to the senses; no longer visible) :: kadonnut
lost {adj} (parted with; no longer held or possessed) :: menetetty, hukattu
lost {adj} (not employed or enjoyed; thrown away) :: hukattu
lost {adj} (ruined or destroyed) :: kadonnut, kadotettu
lost {adj} (hardened beyond sensibility or recovery) :: paatunut
lost {adj} (occupied with, or under the influence of, something) :: uppoutunut
lost and found {n} (department, service or location where items that are found can be claimed by their owners) :: löytötavaratoimisto
lost cause {n} :: toivoton tapaus
lost errand {n} (A mission likely to fail) :: hukkareissu
lost in translation {adj} (unable to be understood due to having been poorly translated) :: kadota käännöksessä
lost property {n} (lost and found) SEE: lost and found ::
Lost River Range {prop} (group of high mountains located in central Idaho) :: Lost River Range
lost sheep {n} (disadvantaged or marginalized person) :: eksynyt lammas
lost weekend {n} (period of several days in which one indulges in activities such as binge drinking, drug-taking and sex) :: viikonloppuputki
lot {n} /lɒt/ (number of things taken collectively) :: erä
lot {n} (informal: a number of people taken collectively) :: joukko
lot {n} (distinct portion or plot of land) :: tontti
lot {n} (that which happens without human design or forethought) :: kohtalo, osa
lot {n} (anything used in determining a question by chance) :: arpa
lot {n} (fate that falls to one by chance) :: arpaonni
lot {n} (prize in a lottery) :: voitto, arpajaisvoitto
lot {n} (large quantity or number) SEE: a lot ::
Lot {prop} /lɑt/ (nephew of Abraham) :: Loot
loth {adj} (reluctant) SEE: loath ::
lothario {n} /loʊˈθɛəɹioʊ]/ (seducer) :: naistenmies
lotion {n} /ˈloʊʃən/ (ointment that one rubs on the skin) :: voide
lot number {n} (identification number) :: eränumero
lots {n} (lots) SEE: a lot ::
lottery {n} /ˈlɑtɚi/ (scheme for the distribution of prizes by lot or chance) :: arpajaiset {p}, arvonta
lottery {n} (affair of chance) :: arpapeli, onnenpeli, onnenkauppa
lottery ticket {n} (slip of paper drawn in a lottery) :: arpalippu
lotto {n} (game of chance similar to bingo) :: lotto
lotto {n} (lottery) :: arpajaiset {p}
lotus {n} (Nymphaea) SEE: water lily ::
lotus {n} /ˈloʊtəs/ (plant of the genus Nelumbo) :: lootus
lotus {n} (legendary plant) :: lootus
lotus {n} (plant of the genus Lotus) :: maite
lotus {n} (architectural motif) :: lootus
lotus {n} (Diospyros lotus) SEE: date plum ::
lotus foot {n} (foot whose shape has been altered by footbinding) :: lootusjalka
lotus nut {n} (lotus seed) SEE: lotus seed ::
lotus position {n} (cross-legged sitting position in which the feet are resting on the thigh of the opposite leg) :: lootusasento
lotus seed {n} (seed from the plants in the genus Nelumbo) :: lootuksensiemen
lotus shoe {n} (specially shaped shoe used for footbinding) :: lootuskenkä
loud {adj} /laʊd/ (of a sound) :: äänekäs, kovalla
loud {adj} (noisy) :: äänekäs, kovaääninen
loud {adj} (of a colour, clothing, etc.) :: räikeä
loud and clear {adv} (in a clear and easily understandable manner) :: selvästi
loudly {adv} /ˈlaʊdli/ (in a loud manner) :: kovaa
loudmouth {n} (one who talks too much or too loudly) :: suupaltti
loudmouthed {adj} (loud, indiscreet) :: kovaääninen
loudness {n} (perceptual strength or amplitude of sound pressure) :: äänekkyys
loudness {n} (the physical strength of the sound pressure level) :: äänenvoimakkuus
loudness race {n} (public backlash) SEE: loudness war ::
loudness war {n} (practice of producing ever louder versions of music recordings) :: äänekkyyssota
loudspeaker {n} /ˈlaʊdspiːkɚ/ (transducer) :: kajari, kovaääninen, kaiutin, ämyri
loudspeaker {n} (encasing) :: kaiutin, kajari, kovaääninen, ämyri
Lou Gehrig's disease {n} (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis) :: ALS-tauti
Louis {prop} /lu.ɪs/ (male given name) :: Ludvig [historical only]
Louisa {prop} (female given name) SEE: Louise ::
louis d'or {n} /ˌluːɪ ˈdɔː/ (any gold coin introduced in France by Louis XIII) :: louis d'or
Louise {prop} /luːˈiːz/ (feminine form of Louis) :: Loviisa
Louisiana {prop} /luːˌiːziˈænə/ (US state) :: Louisiana
lounge {n} /laʊndʒ/ (waiting room) :: odotushuone
lounge {n} (living room) :: olohuone
lounge {n} (establishment) :: baari
lounge {v} (to relax) :: oleilla, oleskella
loupe {n} /luːp/ (magnifying glass often used by jewellers and watchmakers) :: luuppi
loupe {n} (type of binoculars used by surgeons and dentists) :: luuppi
lour {v} /ˈlaʊɚ/ (to be dark, gloomy, and threatening, as clouds) :: uhata
lour {v} (to frown; to look sullen) :: murjottaa
lourie {n} (bird of the family Musophagidae) :: turako
louse {n} /laʊs/ (insect) :: täi
louse {n} (worthless person) :: luopio, hylkiö, epatto
louse fly {n} (Hippoboscidae) SEE: ked ::
louse up {v} (to mess up) :: sotkea
lousewort {n} (plant of the genus Pedicularis) :: kuusio
lousy {adj} (remarkably bad; of poor quality, dirty, or underhanded) :: surkea
Louvain {prop} (Belgian city) :: Leuven
Louvre {prop} /luvʁ/ (an art museum in France) :: Louvre
lovable {adj} (inspiring love) :: rakastettava, herttainen
lovage {n} /ˈlʌvɪdʒ/ (a Mediterranean herb) :: liperi
love {n} /lʌv/ (strong affection) :: rakkaus
love {n} (object of one's romantic feelings; darling or sweetheart) :: rakas, kulta, rakastettu, rakkaus
love {n} (colloquial: term of friendly address) :: kultaseni
love {n} (euphemistic: sexual activity) :: lempi
love {n} (closing of a letter) :: rakkaudella
love {n} (thin silk material) :: silkkiharso
love {n} (Clematis vitalba) :: saksankärhö
love {v} (have a strong affection for) :: rakastaa
love {v} (to need, thrive on) :: rakastaa, nauttia
love {v} (be strongly inclined towards doing) :: pitää paljon, pitää kovasti, rakastaa
love {v} (care about; will good for) :: rakastaa
love {v} (to lust for) :: himota
love {v} ((euphemistic): to have sex with) :: mennä sänkyyn jnk kanssa, rakastella jnk kanssa
love {n} (zero) :: nolla
love affair {n} (adulterous relationship) :: rakkausseikkailu, rakkausjuttu, rakkaussuhde
love affair {n} (fondness) :: rakkaussuhde
love at first sight {n} (an instantaneous attraction) :: rakkaus ensi silmäyksellä
lovebird {n} (a parrot of the genus Agapornis) :: kaijanen
lovebird {n} (an affectionate couple (or a person thereof)) :: kyyhkyläiset {p}
love bite {n} (swelling on the skin) :: fritsu, huunpurema
love child {n} (child born as a result of a romantic liaison between unmarried parents) :: avioton lapsi, lehtolapsi
loved {adj} /lʌvd/ (Being the object of love) :: rakastettu
loved one {n} (very close friend or family member) :: läheinen [family or friend]; omainen [family]
loved one {n} (recently deceased friend or family member) :: läheinen [family or friend]; omainen [family]
love egg {n} (egg-shaped sex toy) :: muna
love grass {n} (grass of the genus Eragrostis) :: röllinurmikka
love handle {n} (protruding area of fat on the side of the body) :: jenkkakahva
love-hate {adj} :: viha-rakkaus-, [see: viha-rakkaussuhde]
love hotel {n} (short-stay hotel for sex) :: tuntihotelli
love-in-a-mist {n} (Nigella damascena) :: tarhaneito
love interest {n} (romantic relationship) SEE: romance ::
love is blind {proverb} (proverb) :: rakkaus on sokea
loveless {adj} (without love) :: rakkaudeton
love letter {n} (letter about the author's love) :: rakkauskirje
love life {n} (individual's amorous life) :: rakkauselämä
lovely {adj} /ˈlʌvli/ (Beautiful; charming; very pleasing in form, looks, tone, or manner.) :: suloinen, viehättävä, miellyttävä
lovely {adj} (very nice, wonderful) :: ihana
love match {n} (marriage based on mutual love) :: rakkausavioliitto
love potion {n} (philter) SEE: philter ::
lover {n} /ˈlʌvɚ/ (one who loves another person) :: rakastaja, rakas
lover {n} (sexual partner) :: rakastaja
lover {n} (person who loves something) :: rakastaja
love rat {n} (adulterer) SEE: adulterer ::
love scene {n} (segment in a film) :: rakastelukohtaus
love seat {n} (A sofa for two people) :: kahdenistuttava sohva
lovesick {adj} (behaving oddly due to love) :: rakastunut [in love]; rakkaudesta sekaisin [adv.]
lovesick {adj} (having an aching desire for one's beloved) :: ikävöivä
love song {n} (song about love) :: rakkauslaulu
lovestone {n} (ivy) :: muratti
love triangle {n} /ˈlʌv ˌtɹʌɪæŋɡəl/ (situation in which two people vie for the love of a third) :: kolmiodraama
loving {adj} /ˈlʌvɪŋ/ (expressing a large amount of love) :: rakastava
lovingly {adv} (in a loving manner) :: rakastavasti, rakastaen
low {adj} /loʊ/ (in a position comparatively close to the ground) :: matala, alhainen
low {adj} (small in height) :: matala
low {adj} (situated below the normal level) :: alhainen
low {adj} (depressed, sad) :: alakuloinen
low {adj} (not high in amount or quantity) :: alhainen, matala
low {adj} (of pitch) :: matala
low {adj} (quiet; soft; not loud) :: hiljainen, matala
low {adj} (despicable) :: alhainen, ala-arvoinen
low {adj} (lacking health or vitality; feeble; weak) :: alhainen [e.g. pulse]; heikko [weak, feeble]
low {adj} (being near the equator) :: matala
low {adj} (humble in character or status) :: vaatimaton [character]; vaatimaton, alhainen [status]
low {adj} (simple in complexity or development) :: yksinkertainen [complexity]; alhainen [development]
low {adj} (designed for the slowest speed) :: pieni [of gears]
low {adj} (phonetics: articulated with a low position of part of the tongue in relation to the palate) :: ala-
low {adj} (not rich; plain; simple) :: niukka
low {n} (something that is low) :: pohja
low {n} (depressed mood or situation) :: alakulo
low {n} (area of low pressure) :: matala, matalapaine
low {n} (lowest-speed gearing of a power-transmission system) :: ykkönen, ykkösvaihde
low {adv} (with a low voice or sound) :: hiljaa
low {adv} (at a low price) :: halvalla
low {n} (flame) SEE: flame ::
low {v} (moo) SEE: moo ::
lowball {v} (to give an intentionally low estimate) :: aliarvioida, arvioida alakanttiin
lowball {v} (to give (a customer) a deceptively low price) :: antaa huono tarjous
lowball {v} (to make an offer well below an item's true value) :: vedättää, antaa huono tarjous
low-carb {adj} (low in carbohydrates) :: matalahiilihydraattinen
low-density lipoprotein {n} (type of lipoprotein) :: LDL-kolesteroli
low-enriched uranium {n} (low-enriched uranium) :: matalarikasteinen uraani
lower {v} /ˈloʊɚ/ (let (something) descend by its own weight, such as a bucket or sail) :: laskea
lower {v} (reduce the height of, as a fence or chimney) :: madaltaa
lower {v} (depress as to direction, as a gun) :: laskea
lower {v} (make less elevated as to object, as ambitions or hopes) :: laskea
lower {v} (reduce the degree, intensity, strength, etc., of, as temperature) :: laskea, alentaa
lower {v} (transitive: to humble) :: alentaa
lower {v} (reflexive: to humble oneself) :: alentua
lower {v} (reduce (something) in value, amount, etc.) :: alentaa
lower {v} (to fall, to grow less) :: laskea, alentua, vajeta
lower {v} (intransitive: to decrease in value) :: laskea, alentua
lower arm {n} (section of an arm) SEE: forearm ::
lower back {n} (the lower part of the back) :: alaselkä
lower case {n} /ˈləʊ.ə(ɹ)ˌkeɪs/ (lower case letters, collectively) :: gemena, pienaakkonen, pieni kirjain
lowercase {adj} /ˈləʊ.ə(ɹ)ˌkeɪs/ (in lower case) :: pienillä kirjaimilla kirjoitettu
lower chamber {n} (lower house) SEE: lower house ::
lower class {n} (class of people) :: alaluokka
lower court {n} SEE: inferior court ::
Lower Egypt {prop} (Northern Egypt) :: Ala-Egypti
lower house {n} (part of a parliament) :: alahuone
lower limit {n} (the lower limit of a sequence of real numbers) :: alaraja
lower lip {n} :: alahuuli
Lower Lusatian {prop} (Lower Sorbian) SEE: Lower Sorbian ::
lower reaches {n} (the part of a river that is near where it ends) :: alajuoksu
lower respiratory tract {n} (part of respiratory tract) :: alahengitystiet {p}
Lower Saxony {prop} (state) :: Ala-Saksi
Lower Sorbian {prop} (a Slavic language spoken in part of Brandenburg) :: alasorbi
lowest common denominator {n} (smallest multiple of several denominators) :: pienin yhteinen nimittäjä
lowest common denominator {n} (most simple shared interest) :: pienin yhteinen nimittäjä
low-fat {adj} (not having a high number of calories from fat) :: vähärasvainen
Low German {n} (West Germanic language) :: alasaksa, alasaksi
Low Germany {prop} (Northern Germany) :: Alasaksa [archaic]
lowland {n} (area which is lower than surroundings) :: alanko
low-level language {n} (computer language whose source code is a somewhat user-friendly version of a computer architecture's assembly language) :: matalan tason kieli
lowly {adj} (not lofty or sublime; humble) :: vaatimaton
low-lying {adj} (referring to places that are lower than nearby areas) :: alava
lowness {n} (property) :: mataluus, alhaisuus
lowness {n} (something vulgar) :: rahvaanomaisuus, säädyttömyys
low-pitched {adj} (having a low pitch) :: möreä, matala
low-resolution {adj} (having a low resolution) :: matalaresoluutioinen
Low Saxon {prop} (language or language group) :: alasaksi
Low Saxon {prop} (language) SEE: Low German ::
low season {n} (period of lowest demand) :: matalasesonki
low-speed {adj} (slower than normal speed) :: hidas
low tide {n} (the tide at its lowest level) :: laskuvesi, luode
low tide {n} (the time of day when the sea has recded to its lowest level) :: laskuvesi, luode
lox {n} /lɑks/ (smoked salmon) :: savulohi
loxodrome {n} (A line which crosses successive meridians at a constant angle) SEE: rhumb line ::
loyal {adj} /ˈlɔɪəl/ (firm in allegiance to a person or institution) :: lojaali, uskollinen
loyally {adv} (in a loyal manner) :: lojaalisti
loyalness {n} (loyalty) SEE: loyalty ::
loyalty {n} (the state of being loyal; fidelity) :: lojaalius, uskollisuus, luotettavuus
loyalty {n} (faithfulness or devotion to some person, cause or nation) :: lojaalius, uskollisuus
lozenge {n} /ˈlɑzɪndʒ/ (rhombus) :: neljäkäs, vinoneliö
lozenge {n} (medicated sweet) :: kurkkupastilli
lubber {n} (inexperienced sailor) :: maakrapu
lube {n} (lubricant) SEE: lubricant ::
lube {v} (lubricate) SEE: lubricate ::
lubricant {n} (substance used to reduce friction) :: voiteluaine, liukastin, liukaste, liukastusaine, liukuvoide, liukkari
lubricant {n} (personal lubricant) SEE: personal lubricant ::
lubricate {v} (to make slippery or smooth) :: voidella
lubrication {n} /lubɹɪˈkeɪʃən/ (the application of lubricants) :: voitelu
lubrication payment {n} (euphemism for a bribe) :: voiteluraha
Lucas {prop} (male given name) SEE: Luke ::
Lucasian {adj} /luːˈkeɪziən/ (pertaining to Henry Lucas) :: Lucas-
Lucia {prop} (female given name) SEE: Lucy ::
Lucian {prop} /ˈluː.sɪən/ (sophist of Syrian origin) :: Lukianos
lucid {adj} /ˈl(j)uːsɪd/ (clear; easily understood) :: selvä, selkeä
lucid {adj} (mentally rational; sane) :: selväpäinen, selkeä-älyinen
lucid {adj} (bright, luminous, translucent or transparent) :: selkeä, kirkas, läpikuultava, läpinäkyvä
lucid dream {n} (lucid dream) :: selkouni
lucid dreaming {n} (Lucid dreaming) :: selkouni
luciferase {n} (biochemistry: any one of a group of enzymes that produce bioluminescence by oxidizing luciferin) :: lusiferaasi
Luciferianism {prop} (belief system that venerates the essential characteristics identified with Lucifer) :: luciferilaisuus
luciferin {n} (biochemistry: any of a class of polycyclic heterocycles) :: lusiferiini
Lucite {prop} (brand of tough transparent thermoplastic) :: pleksilasi
luck {n} /lʌk/ (something that happens to someone by chance) :: onni, tuuri, [slang] munkki, säkä
luckily {adv} /ˈlʌkɪli/ (in a lucky manner) :: onneksi
luck out {v} (to experience great luck) :: käydä tuuri, olla onnea, onnistaa
luck out {v} (to run out of luck) :: olla huono onni
lucky {adj} /ˈlʌki/ (of people, having good fortune) :: hyväonninen, onnekas
lucky {adj} (being good by chance) :: onnekas, onnellinen
lucky charm {n} (object kept for good luck) :: taikakalu, onnenkalu
Lucky Charms {prop} (breakfast cereal) :: Lucky Charms
lucky dog {n} (one with good luck) :: onnenmyyrä, onnenpekka, onnenpoika
lucky streak {n} (winning streak) SEE: winning streak ::
lucrative {adj} (producing a surplus; profitable) :: tuottava, tuottoisa
lucrativeness {n} (property of being lucrative) :: tuottoisuus, kannattavuus
lucre {n} /ˈluːkə/ (money, riches, or wealth) :: pätäkkä [slang]
Lucy {prop} /ˈluːsi/ (female given name) :: Lucia
Luddite {n} /ˈlʌ.daɪt/ (19th-century textile worker who destroyed machinery) :: luddiitti
Luddite {n} (one opposing technological change) :: luddiitti
ludicrous {adj} /ˈluː.dɪ.kɹəs/ (idiotic or unthinkable, often to the point of being funny) :: älytön, absurdi, järjetön, idioottimainen, naurettava, huvittava
Ludwig's angina {n} (infection of the floor of the mouth) :: Ludwigin angiina
lug {v} /lʌɡ/ (to haul something heavy) :: kiskoa
Luganda {prop} (language) :: ganda
Lugansk {prop} (Luhansk) SEE: Luhansk ::
luge {n} /luːʒ/ (A racing sled) :: ohjaskelkka
luge {n} (The sport of racing on luges) :: ohjaskelkkailu
luge {v} (to ride a luge) :: kelkkailla
luger {n} /ˈluːʒ.ə(ɹ)/ (competer in the luge) :: ohjaskelkkailija
luggage {n} /ˈlʌɡɪd͡ʒ/ (traveller's containers) :: matkatavarat
luggage cart {n} (vehicle pushed by travellers) :: matkatavarakärry
Luhansk {prop} (city) :: Luhansk, Lugansk
Luhansk People's Republic {prop} (secessionist state in Luhanshchyna, the Ukraine) :: Luhanskin kansantasavalta
Lukas {prop} (given name) SEE: Luke ::
Lukashenko {prop} (surname) :: Lukašenko
Luke {prop} /luk/ (given name) :: Luukas
Luke {prop} (evangelist) :: Luukas
Luke {prop} (gospel of Luke) :: Luukkaan evankeliumi
lukewarm {adj} /ˌlukˈwɔɹm/ (temperature) :: haalea
lukewarm {adj} (not very enthusiastic) :: vaimea, laimea
Luleå {prop} (municipality) :: Luulaja
Lule Sami {prop} (language) :: luulajansaame
lull {v} /lʌl/ (to cause to rest) :: tuudittaa
lullaby {n} /ˈlʌləbaɪ/ (a soothing song to lull children to sleep) :: tuutulaulu
luma {n} /ˈluma/ (currency) :: luma
lumbago {n} /lʌmˈbeɪɡoʊ/ (lumbar-region backache, see also: backache) :: noidannuoli
lumbar {adj} /ˈlʌm.bɑːɹ/ (related to the lower back or loin) :: lanne-
lumbar puncture {n} (procedure to collect cerebrospinal fluid) :: lannepisto
lumbar vertebra {n} (any of five lower vertebrae) :: lannenikama
lumber {n} /ˈlʌm.bɚ/ (wood as building material) :: puutavara
lumberjack {n} /ˈlʌm.bɚ.dʒæk/ (person who fells trees) :: metsuri
lumbermill {n} (mill for processing lumber) SEE: sawmill ::
lumberyard {n} (facility) :: lautatarha, puutavaraliike
lumen {n} /ˈluːmən/ (SI-unit for luminous flux) :: luumen
lumen {n} (anatomy: cavity within tubular organ) :: lumen, ontelo
lumen {n} (botany: cavity bounded by cell wall) :: lumen, ontelo
lumen {n} (medicine: bore of a tube) :: lumen
luminaire {n} (light fixture) SEE: light fixture ::
lumination {n} (illumination) SEE: illumination ::
luminescence {n} /luːmɪˈnɛs(ə)ns/ (emission) :: luminesenssi
luminol {n} (chemical that exhibits blue chemiluminescence) :: luminoli
luminosity {n} (rate at which a star radiates energy) :: luminositeetti
luminous {adj} /ˈluːmɪnəs/ (emitting light; glowing brightly) :: valaiseva, kirkas, valovoimainen
luminous {adj} (brightly illuminated) :: kirkkaasti valaistu
luminous energy {n} (SI-unit for luminous flux) :: valoenergia
luminous flux {n} :: valovirta
luminous intensity {n} (measure of light) :: valovoima
lummox {n} /ˈlʌməks/ (clumsy, stupid person) :: tohelo, tomppeli, hömelö
lump {n} /lʌmp/ (something that protrudes, sticks out, or sticks together; a cluster or blob; a mound, hill, or group) :: paakku, möykky, kyhmy, kuhmu, patti, klimppi, klöntti
lump {n} (group, set, or unit) :: kertasuoritus (of money), kasa, pala
lump {v} (to treat as single unit) :: niputtaa
lumpfish {n} (lumpsucker) SEE: lumpsucker ::
lumpsucker {n} (scorpaeniform fish) :: rasvakala
lump sum {n} (large one-time payment) :: kertamaksu, kertakorvaus, kertakaikkinen maksu, kertakaikkinen korvaus, könttäsumma
lumpy {adj} (full of lumps) :: nystyräinen
Luna {prop} (Earth's moon) SEE: Moon ::
lunacy {n} /ˈluː.nə.si / (state of being mad) :: hulluus
lunacy {n} (something deeply misguided) :: hulluus
lunar calendar {n} (a calendar that measures the passage of the year according to the phases of the moon) :: kuukalenteri
lunar caustic {n} (silver nitrate fused into a stick) :: laapispuikko
lunar eclipse {n} (when the Earth casts its shadow over the Moon) :: kuunpimennys
lunar module {n} (spacecraft) :: kuumoduuli
Lunar New Year {n} (Lunar new year) SEE: Chinese New Year ::
lunate bone {n} (os lunatum) :: puolikuuluu
lunatic {n} /ˈluːnətɪk/ (insane person) :: hullu, kuuhullu, mielipuoli
lunatic asylum {n} (mental hospital) SEE: mental hospital ::
lunch {n} /lʌnt͡ʃ/ (meal around midday) :: lounas
lunch {v} (to eat lunch) :: lounastaa
lunchbox {n} (container for transporting meals) :: lounasrasia, eväsrasia
lunchbreak {n} (break for lunch) :: lounastauko
luncheon {n} (a formal term for lunch) SEE: lunch ::
luncheon {n} /ˈlʌntʃ.ən/ (formal meal served in the middle of the day) :: lounastilaisuus
lunch meat {n} (cold cuts) SEE: cold cuts ::
lunchtime {n} (time or hour for lunch) :: lounasaika
lunette {n} /luːˈnɛt/ (small opening in a vaulted roof of a circular or crescent shape) :: lunetti
lunette {n} (crescent-shaped recess or void in the space above a window or door) :: lunetti
lunette {n} (field work consisting of two projecting faces forming a wedge) :: lunetti
lung {n} /ˈlʌŋ/ (organ that extracts oxygen from the air) :: keuhko
lung cancer {n} (cancer of the lung(s)) :: keuhkosyöpä
lung capacity {n} (vital capacity) SEE: vital capacity ::
lung capacity {n} (lung volume) SEE: lung volume ::
lunge {n} /lʌndʒ/ (sudden movement) :: syöksy
lunge {v} (to make a sudden movement) :: syöksyä
lunge {v} (to work a horse in a circle around a handler) :: juoksuttaa
lunge {n} (long rope) SEE: lunge line ::
lungeing cavesson {n} (halter) :: kapsoni, juoksutusriimu
lunge line {n} (long to control a horse while lungeing) :: juoksutusliina
lungfish {n} (air-breathing fish of the class Dipnoi) :: keuhkokala
lung volume {n} (volume of air associated with different phases of the respiratory cycle) :: keuhkojen tilavuus
lunisolar calendar {n} :: kuu-aurinkokalenteri
lunokhod {n} (a Soviet lunar rover) :: lunohod
lunula {n} (pale area at the base of the fingernail) :: lunula
Luo {prop} /ˈluːəʊ/ (language) :: luo
lupin {n} /ˈluːpɪn/ (any member of the genus Lupinus in the family Fabaceae) :: lupiini
lupin {n} (an edible lupine seed) :: lupiininsiemen
lupine {adj} /ˈluː.paɪn/ (wolf-like) :: susimainen
lupine {adj} (having the characteristics of a wolf) :: susimainen
lupine {adj} (ravenous) :: ahnas
lupine {n} (lupin) SEE: lupin ::
lupus {n} /ˈluːpəs/ (autoimmune disease) :: lupus
Lupus {prop} /ˈluːpəs/ (summer constellation of the northern sky) :: Susi
lurch {v} (to make a sudden, unsteady movement) :: horjua
lure {n} /lʊəɹ/ (tempting or attractive object) :: houkutin
lure {n} (artificial fishing bait) :: viehe, uistin
lure {v} (to entice) :: houkutella
lurid {adj} (melodramatic) SEE: melodramatic ::
lurid {adj} /ˈlʊɹɪd/ (shocking, horrifying) :: kauhea, kaamea, kammottava, kauhistuttava
lurid {adj} (ghastly, pale or wan in appearance) :: kelmeä
lurid {adj} (being of a light yellow hue) :: kelmeä
lurk {v} /lɝk/ (to remain concealed in order to ambush) :: väijyä, vaania
lurk {v} (to remain unobserved) :: piileksiä
lurk {v} (to hang out or wait around a location) :: piileksiä, piilotella, hiippailla
lurk {v} (to view an internet forum without posting comments) :: [colloquial] lurkata
lurker {n} /ˈlɜː.kə/ (someone who lurks) :: väijyjä
Lusaka {prop} (capital of Zambia) :: Lusaka
luscious {adj} (sweet and pleasant) :: nautinnollinen
lush {adj} /lʌʃ/ (dense, teeming with life) :: rehevä, kukoistava
lush {adj} (luxuriant, delicious) :: mehevä
lush {adj} (beautiful, sexy) :: seksikäs
lush {n} (alcoholic) :: juoppo
Luso- {prefix} (relating to Portugal or Portuguese) :: portugalilais-
Lusophone {adj} /ˈlusəˌfoʊn/ (of a person, Portuguese-speaking) :: portugalinkielinen
Lusophone {adj} (of a place, Portuguese-speaking) :: portugalinkielinen
Lusophone {n} (Portuguese speaker) :: portugalinkielinen
lust {n} /lʌst/ (strong desire, especially of a sexual nature) :: himo
lust {n} (general want or longing) :: ikävöinti, ikävä
lust {n} (delightful cause of joy, pleasure) :: ilo
lust {v} (strongly desire) :: himoita
lust {v} (crave sexual contact) :: himoita
luster {n} (a shine, polish or sparkle) :: kiilto, loiste, hohde, hohto
luster {n} (brilliance, attractiveness or splendor) :: hohto
luster {n} (refinement, polish or quality) :: loisto {m}, loiste
luster {v} (to have luster) :: kiiltää
luster {v} (to give luster) :: kiillottaa
lustful {adj} /ˈlʌst.fəl/ (full of lust) :: himokas
lustfully {adv} (in a lustful manner) :: himokkaasti
lustfulness {n} (the state of being lustful) :: himokkuus
lustration {n} (a rite of purification, especially washing) :: puhdistautuminen, lustraatio
lustration {n} (restoration of credibility to a government by the purging earlier perpetrators) :: puhdistus, lustraatio
lustre {n} (luster) SEE: luster ::
lustre {v} (luster) SEE: luster ::
lustrous {adj} (having a glow or lustre) :: loistava, hohtava, kiiltävä
lute {n} /l(j)uːt/ (stringed instrument) :: luuttu
lutefisk {n} /ˈluːtəfɪsk/ (Traditional Nordic dish) :: lipeäkala, livekala
lutetium {n} /ljuːˈtiːʃiəm/ (chemical element with atomic number of 71) :: lutetium
Lutheran {adj} /ˈluːθəɹ(ə)n/ (pertaining to the theology of Martin Luther or his followers, or the Lutheran church) :: luterilainen, evankelis-luterilainen
Lutheran {n} (member of any Christian church identifying with the theology of Martin Luther) :: luterilainen
Lutheranism {n} (branch of Christianity developed by Martin Luther) :: luterilaisuus, evankelis-luterilaisuus
lutherie {n} /ˈluːtəɹi/ (craft) :: kielisoitinten rakennus, viulunrakennus [violin], kitaranrakennus [guitar]
luthier {n} /ˈluː.ti.ɚ/ (a person who, or a business which, makes or repairs stringed wooden musical instrument) :: kielisoitinten rakentaja, viulunrakentaja, kitaranrakentaja
Luumäki {prop} (municipality) :: Luumäki
luvisol {n} (soil type) :: luvisoli
Luwian {n} /ˈluːvi.ən/ (member of an ancient Anatolian people) :: luuvi
Luwian {prop} (language) :: luuvi
Luwian {adj} (of or pertaining to Luwian language or its speakers) :: luuvinkielinen
Luwian {adj} (of or pertaining to Luwia) :: luuvilainen
lux {n} (the derived unit of illuminance) :: luksi
Luxembourg {prop} /ˈlʌk.səm.bɝɡ/ (country) :: Luxemburg
Luxembourg {prop} (province in Belgium) :: Luxembourg
Luxembourg {prop} (capital city) :: Luxemburg
Luxembourg {prop} (district in Luxembourg) :: Luxemburg
Luxembourger {n} (person from Luxembourg) :: luxemburgilainen
Luxembourgian {n} (Luxembourger) SEE: Luxembourger ::
Luxembourgian {adj} (Luxembourgish) SEE: Luxembourgish ::
Luxembourgish {adj} /ˈlʌksəmˌbəːɡɪʃ/ (of, from, or pertaining to Luxembourg or its people) :: luxemburgilainen
Luxembourgish {adj} (of or in the Luxembourgish language) :: luxemburginkielinen
Luxembourgish {prop} (language of Luxembourg) :: luxemburg
Luxemburger {n} (Luxembourger) SEE: Luxembourger ::
luxuriant {adj} (abundant in growth or detail) :: rehevä [in growth]
luxury {n} /ˈlʌɡʒəɹi/ (very wealthy and comfortable surroundings) :: ylellisyys, luksus, loisto
luxury {n} (something desirable but expensive) :: ylellisyys
luxury {n} (something very pleasant but not really needed in life) :: ylellisyys
luxury {adj} (indulgent) :: ylellinen
luxury good {n} (product or service not considered essential to everyday life) :: ylellisyystavara
Luzon {prop} (largest island of the Philippines) :: Luzon
Luzon Strait {prop} (strait between Taiwan and Luzon) :: Luzoninsalmi
Lviv {prop} (Lviv) :: Lviv
löwchen {n} (Löwchen) SEE: Löwchen ::
Löwchen {n} (Löwchen) :: löwchen
-ly {suffix} /li/ (turns nouns to adjectives with the sense "similar to") :: -mainen
-ly {suffix} (used to form adverbs from adjectives) :: -sti
lycanthrope {n} (werewolf) SEE: werewolf ::
lycanthropy {n} /lʌɪˈkanθɹəpi/ (act of shapeshifting) :: lykantropia
lyceum {n} /laɪˈsiːəm/ (a public hall designed for lectures or concerts) :: sali, luentosali
lychee {n} /ˈlaɪ̯t͡ʃiː/ (tree) :: litsi
lychee {n} (fruit) :: litsi
Lydia {prop} /ˈlɪ.di.ə/ (historical region) :: Lyydia
Lydia {prop} (biblical woman) :: Lyydia
Lydia {prop} (female given name) :: Lyyli, Lyydia
Lydian {n} /ˈlɪdɪən/ (native or inhabitant of Lydia) :: lyydialainen
Lydian {prop} (language) :: lyydia
Lydian {adj} (pertaining to Lydia) :: lyydialainen
lye {n} /laɪ/ (caustic alkaline solution) :: lipeä
Lyme disease {n} (infection by bacteria of the genus Borrelia) :: borrelioosi
lyme grass {n} (Leymus arenarius) :: rantavehnä
lymph {n} /lɪmf/ (the fluid carried by the lymphatic system) :: imuneste, lymfa
lymphadenopathy {n} (abnormal enlargement of the lymph nodes) :: imusolmuketauti
lymphangioma {n} (benign tumor) :: imusuoniluomi
lymphatic {adj} (pertaining to lymph or lymphatic system) :: lymfaattinen
lymphatic {n} (lymph vessel) SEE: lymph vessel ::
lymphatic system {n} (network of lymphatic vessels and lymph nodes) :: imusuonisto
lymphatic vessel {n} (lymph vessel) SEE: lymph vessel ::
lymph node {n} (filtrating oval bodies of the lymphatic system) :: imusolmuke, lymphonodi
lymphogranuloma venereum {n} /ˌlɪmfəˌɡɹænjʊˈləʊmə vəˈnɪəɹɪəm/ (sexually transmitted disease) :: lokeronivusajos
lymphoma {n} (malignant tumor that arises in the lymph nodes or in other lymphoid tissue) :: imusolmukesyöpä, lymfooma
lymph vessel {n} (vessel that carries lymph) :: imusuoni
lynch {v} /lɪntʃ/ (execute without a proper legal trial) :: lynkata
lynching {n} /lɪntʃɪŋ/ (execution of a person without a proper legal trial) :: lynkkaus
lynx {n} /lɪŋks/ (wild cat) :: ilves
Lynx {prop} /lɪŋks/ (constellation) :: Ilves
lynx-eyed {adj} (eagle-eyed) SEE: eagle-eyed ::
lyonnaise {adj} /ˌliː.əˈneɪz/ (cooked with onions) :: sipuli-
lyonnaise {adj} (in a style typical to Lyons) :: lyonilainen, lyonnaise
Lyons {prop} (a city in France) :: Lyon
Lyra {prop} /ˈlaɪ.ɹə/ (constellation) :: Lyyra, Lyra
lyre {n} /ˈlaɪ.ɚ/ (stringed musical instrument) :: lyyra
lyrebird {n} (Australian songbirds of the genus Menura) :: lyyralintu
lyric {n} (words of a song) SEE: lyrics ::
lyrical {adj} (appropriate for or suggestive of singing) :: lyyrinen
lyrical {adj} (expressive of emotion) :: lyyrinen
lyricist {n} (writer of lyrics) :: sanoittaja
lyric poetry {n} (lyric poetry) :: lyriikka
lyrics {n} /ˈlɪɹ.ɪks/ (the words to a song) :: sanoitus
lyric video {n} (music video) :: lyriikkavideo
lysergic {adj} (psychedelic) SEE: psychedelic ::
lysergic acid {n} (the organic compound, 6-methyl-9,10-didehydro-ergoline-8-carboxylic acid) :: lysergihappo
lysine {n} (essential amino acid, C6H14N2O2) :: lysiini
lysozyme {n} /ˈlaɪsəzaɪm/ (bacteriolytic enzyme) :: lysotsyymi