vastata

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Finnish[edit]

(index VA)

Etymology[edit]

  • vasta- (weak stem of vasta-, used only as a prefix) + -ta

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: vas‧ta‧ta
  • IPA(key): [ˈʋɑstɑt̪ɑ]

Verb[edit]

vastata

  1. (intransitive + illative) to answer (someone or something), to reply to; to respond to.
    vastata kysymykseen
    to answer a question
    vastata syytteeseen
    to answer a legal complaint
  2. (intransitive + illative) to react, to counter, to respond (to take action in response to).
  3. (transitive + partitive) to correspond to, be similar to, be equivalent to.
    Ne eivät vastaa toisiaan.
    They're not equivalent.
  4. (intransitive + elative) to be responsible for, be liable for.
    Afrikassa naiset vastaavat maanviljelystä.
    In Africa, women are responsible for farming.
  5. (intransitive + allative) to account to (to be accountable or responsible to)
    Hän vastaa isälleen nuorempien sisariensa vahtimisesta.
    She accounts to her father for watching her younger sisters.
  6. (intransitive + elative) to be in charge (to have the responsibility of leading or overseeing)
    Hän jätti tyttärensä vastaamaan nuorempien sisariensa vahtimisesta.
    He left his daughter in charge of watching her younger sisters.

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Participle[edit]

vastāta

  1. nominative feminine singular of vastātus
  2. nominative neuter plural of vastātus
  3. accusative neuter plural of vastātus
  4. vocative feminine singular of vastātus
  5. vocative neuter plural of vastātus

vastātā

  1. ablative feminine singular of vastātus