óvatoskodik

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

óvatos (cautious) +‎ -kodik (verb-forming suffix)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈoːvɒtoʃkodik]
  • Hyphenation: óva‧tos‧ko‧dik
  • Rhymes: -odik

VerbEdit

óvatoskodik

  1. (intransitive, derogatory) to be overly careful or cautious (to take excessive precautions even if it is not necessary)

ConjugationEdit

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Further readingEdit

  • óvatoskodik in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh: A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962.