topit

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Serbo-Croatian topiti (to melt (down)).

Verb[edit]

topit (first-person singular past tense topita, participle topitur)

  1. I make blunt, wear out, hold back

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): [ˈtopɪt]
  • Rhymes: -opɪt
  • Hyphenation: to‧pit

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *topiti (to heat), causative of Proto-Slavic *tepti (descendents include teplý)

Verb[edit]

topit impf

  1. (intransitive) to stoke
    Řežu dříví na polínka, čím topit maminka.I cut the wood into logs, so that my mother has something to stoke.
  2. (intransitive) to heat up, to burn, to use for heating
    Právě začali topit.They have just started heating.
  3. (intransitive) to give off heat
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *topiti (to drown).

Verb[edit]

topit impf

  1. (transitive) to drown, to kill in liquid
  2. (reflexive, used with se) to be drowning
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Further reading[edit]

  • topiti in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • topiti in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Past participle of topi.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

topit m or n (feminine singular topită, masculine plural topiți, feminine and neuter plural topite)

  1. melted

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Verb[edit]

topit

  1. past participle of topi