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ki- +‎ lép


  • IPA(key): [ˈkileːp]
  • Hyphenation: ki‧lép



  1. (intransitive) to step out of somewhere (-ból/-ből) to another place (-ba/-be, -ra/-re)
    Kiléptek a házból a teraszra.They stepped out of the house onto the deck.
    Kiléptem a folyosóra.I went out into the corridor.
    Kiléptünk a holdfénybe.We stepped out into the moonlight.
  2. (intransitive) to step out of (to lift one leg out of clothing, shoes) (-ból/-ből)
    Kilépett a cipőjéből.She stepped out of her shoes.
  3. (intransitive) to step out of (line) (to move out of a line of people)
  4. (intransitive) to step out (to walk quicker by increasing the length, but not the rapidity, of the step)
  5. (intransitive, sports) to step out of bounds
  6. (intransitive) to exit, to discharge, to resign, to quit (to leave an organization voluntarily)
  7. (intransitive) to grow out of a certain age
    Kilépett a gyermekkorból.He grew out of childhood.
  8. (intransitive, literary, of river) to overflow, to leave (its banks)
    A folyó kilépett a medréből.The river overflowed its banks.
  9. (transitive) to measure the length of something by walking through it and counting the steps
    Kilépte a pálya hosszát.He measured the length of the field by counting his steps.


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