sięgnąć

PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *sęgnǫti.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɕɛŋ.ɡnɔɲt͡ɕ/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛŋɡnɔɲt͡ɕ
  • Syllabification: sięg‧nąć

VerbEdit

sięgnąć pf (imperfective sięgać)

  1. (intransitive) to reach (e.g. one's arm out to grab something) [+ po (accusative) = for what]
  2. (intransitive) to reach (to get closer to in space)
  3. (intransitive) to reach for (to use for one's benefit)
  4. (intransitive) to reach (to have a certain range)
  5. (intransitive) to reach back to (to have started existing at some point in time)

ConjugationEdit

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Further readingEdit

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