nehogy

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ne +‎ hogy

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈnɛɦoɟ]
  • Hyphenation: ne‧hogy

Conjunction[edit]

nehogy

  1. lest (that . . . not)
    Gyorsabban futok, nehogy elkapjon. - I am running faster, lest he catch me.
Usage notes[edit]
  • The verb of the clause takes the subjunctive (imperative) mood.