musieć

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German muozan (German müssen). Cognate with Czech muset, Slovak musieť, Ukrainian мусити (musyty).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmu.ɕɛt͡ɕ/
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Verb[edit]

musieć impf

  1. (intransitive) to have to, to need to, to be obliged to
    Musimy porozmawiać.We need to talk.
    Musiałem coś zjeść.I had to eat something.
  2. (intransitive) must
    Muszę iść.I must go.

Further reading[edit]

  • musieć in Polish dictionaries at PWN