hajottaa

FinnishEdit

(index ha)

EtymologyEdit

A causative verb, derived from the verb hajota.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: ha‧jot‧taa
  • IPA(key): /ˈhɑjotːɑː(ʔ)/

VerbEdit

hajottaa (transitive)

  1. to scatter, disperse, break up, dissipate, drive off (in all directions), send scurrying
  2. to spread (out), scatter, strew (about/around)
  3. to dissolve, dismiss, disband
  4. (rare) to tear down, knock down, demolish (a building)
  5. to take apart, dismantle (a machine)
  6. to break, smash

ConjugationEdit

SynonymsEdit

  • (to scatter, disperse, break up, dissipate, drive off, send scurrying) hajaannuttaa
  • (to spread out, scatter, strew (about/around)) levittää
  • (to tear/knock down, demolish) purkaa
  • (to break, smash) rikkoa

Related termsEdit

Last modified on 8 February 2014, at 15:46