avstå

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From av- +‎ stå.

Verb[edit]

avstå (present tense avstår, past tense avsto or avstod, past participle avstått, passive infinitive avstås, present participle avstående, imperative avstå)

  1. to abstain, desist, refrain (fra (from))
    1. avstå fra gjøre noe / refrain from doing anything
  2. to cede, relinquish, renounce
    1. avstå en arv / renounce a legacy

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From av- +‎ stå.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -oː

Verb[edit]

avstå

  1. to abstain

Conjugation[edit]