obejmować

PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *obъjьmovati. By surface analysis, objąć +‎ -ować.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɔ.bɛjˈmɔ.vat͡ɕ/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɔvat͡ɕ
  • Syllabification: o‧bej‧mo‧wać

VerbEdit

obejmować impf (perfective objąć)

  1. (transitive) to embrace
    Synonyms: przytulać, uściskać
  2. (transitive) to encompass, to include
  3. (transitive) to take on, to commit to, to assume (e.g. a role, a job)
  4. (transitive) to concern, to involve
    Synonym: dotyczyć
  5. (transitive) to take up, to occupy, to fill (a space)
    Synonym: zajmować
  6. (transitive, of emotions, feelings, etc.) to overwhelm, to engulf
    Synonym: ogarniać
  7. (reflexive) to embrace one another

ConjugationEdit

Further readingEdit

  • obejmować in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • obejmować in Polish dictionaries at PWN