valvoa

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Finnish[edit]

(index va)

Verb[edit]

valvoa

  1. (intransitive) to stay up, stay awake (to remain awake, to not go to bed)
    Hän valvoi yli nukkumaanmenoaikansa.
    She stayed up past her bedtime.
  2. (transitive + partitive) to oversee, supervise, superintend, guide
    Kongressin tehtävänä on valvoa liittovaltion varojen käyttöä.
    It is congress's duty to oversee the spending of federal funds.
  3. to watch, keep an eye on
  4. to enforce (law)
  5. to supervise, proctor, monitor, invigilate (an examination)

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Synonyms[edit]

  • (to oversee, supervise, superintend): tarkkailla
  • (to watch, keep an eye): katsoa

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