See also: eler

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

el- (away) +‎ ér (to reach)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈɛleːr]
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  • Hyphenation: el‧ér
  • Rhymes: -eːr

VerbEdit

elér

  1. (transitive, with hands) to reach, to be able to reach, to touch
    A szoba olyan alacsony volt, hogy elérte a plafont.The room was so low-built, that he was able to touch the ceiling.
  2. (transitive) to attain, to achieve, to catch, to get
    Elérte a célját.She achieved her goal.
    Elérte a vonatot.He was able to catch the train.

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Further readingEdit

  • elér in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh: A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962. Fifth ed., 1992: →ISBN
  • elér in Ittzés, Nóra (ed.). A magyar nyelv nagyszótára (’A Comprehensive Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 2006–2031 (work in progress; published A–ez as of 2021)