pyrkiä

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  • IPA(key): [ˈpyrki.æˣ]
  • Hyphenation: pyr‧ki‧ä

Verb[edit]

pyrkiä

  1. to strive, endeavour (to attempt through application of effort)
  2. to aspire, run for office (to hope or work towards a position)
    Hän pyrkii presidentiksi.
    He aspires to be the president.
  3. to pursue (to aim for)
    Hän oli päättänyt pyrkiä rauhaan.
    He had determined to pursue peace.
  4. to tend (to have a tendency to)
    Hinnat pyrkivät nousemaan.
    The prices tend to rise.

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