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  • IPA(key): /ˈlepsu/, [ˈle̞ps̠u]
  • Rhymes: -epsu
  • Syllabification: lep‧su


lepsu (comparative lepsumpi, superlative lepsuin)

  1. feeble, limp, negligent, lenient
  2. (informal) soft, lax, relaxed, flabby (of a person)


Inflection of lepsu (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative lepsu lepsut
genitive lepsun lepsujen
partitive lepsua lepsuja
illative lepsuun lepsuihin
singular plural
nominative lepsu lepsut
accusative nom. lepsu lepsut
gen. lepsun
genitive lepsun lepsujen
partitive lepsua lepsuja
inessive lepsussa lepsuissa
elative lepsusta lepsuista
illative lepsuun lepsuihin
adessive lepsulla lepsuilla
ablative lepsulta lepsuilta
allative lepsulle lepsuille
essive lepsuna lepsuina
translative lepsuksi lepsuiksi
instructive lepsuin
abessive lepsutta lepsuitta
comitative lepsuine
Possessive forms of lepsu (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person lepsuni lepsumme
2nd person lepsusi lepsunne
3rd person lepsunsa
Only used with substantive adjectives, -inen adjectives used for comparisons of equality or agent participles.