lavíroz

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German lavieren.[1] With the suffix -íroz.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈlɒviːroz]
  • Hyphenation: la‧ví‧roz

Verb[edit]

lavíroz

  1. (intransitive, nautical) to tack (to manoeuvre a ship through strong winds)
  2. (intransitive, figuratively) to manoeuvre so as to avoid difficulties

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Tótfalusi, István. Idegenszó-tár: Idegen szavak értelmező és etimológiai szótára (A Storehouse of Foreign Words: an explanatory and etymological dictionary of foreign words’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2005. →ISBN