becsuk

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

be- +‎ csuk

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈbɛt͡ʃuk]
  • Hyphenation: be‧csuk

Verb[edit]

becsuk

  1. (transitive) to shut, to close (to stop from being open)
    Csukd be az ajtót, légy szíves.‎ ― Please shut the door.
    A fény olyan erős volt, hogy be kellett csuknom a szememet.‎ ― The light was so bright I had to shut my eyes.
  2. (transitive, intransitive) to close down, to shut (to close a business temporarily or permanently)
    Becsukták a bányát, mert életveszélyes volt.‎ ― They closed the mine down as it was in a dangerous condition.
    A gyógyszertár vasárnap be van csukva.‎ ― The pharmacy is closed on Sunday.
  3. (transitive) to lock up (to imprison or incarcerate someone)

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