elveti a sulykot

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

elvet (to throw away) +‎ -i (personal suffix) + a (the) + sulyok (mallet) +‎ -ot (accusative suffix), literally: "to throw away the beater/mallet"

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈɛlvɛti ɒ ˈʃujkot]

VerbEdit

elveti a sulykot

  1. (idiomatic) to exaggerate, tell a tall story, lay it on thick, draw the longbow
    Synonym: túloz

ConjugationEdit

  • For the verb, see elvet.
  • The inflected noun sulykot remains unchanged.