varmistaa

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the adjective varma (secure, sure, certain)

VerbEdit

varmistaa

  1. To make sure, to recheck, to verify, to double-check.
    • Varmista, että ovi on lukossa! = Make sure that the door is locked!
  2. To assure, to confirm.
  3. To assure, to ensure.
    • Salainen aseeni varmistaa meille voiton. = My secret weapon ensures our victory.
  4. To secure (to make firm and stable).
    • Varmistin kuorman ylimääräisellä liinalla. = I secured the cargo with an extra line.

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Last modified on 4 November 2013, at 10:29