Last modified on 4 November 2013, at 10:25

valvoa

FinnishEdit

(index va)

VerbEdit

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)

ConjugationEdit

SynonymsEdit

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

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