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EtymologyEdit

From Latin vastus, English vast.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈvasta/
  • Hyphenation: vas‧ta

AdjectiveEdit

vasta (accusative singular vastan, plural vastaj, accusative plural vastajn)

  1. extensive, vast, spacious

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FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Earlier *kvasta, of Germanic origin, compare Swedish kvast.

NounEdit

vasta

  1. A kind of whip made of birch twigs and used in the sauna to enhance the effect of heat by gently beating oneself with it.
DeclensionEdit
Inflection of vasta (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative vasta vastat
genitive vastan vastojen
partitive vastaa vastoja
illative vastaan vastoihin
singular plural
nominative vasta vastat
accusative nom. vasta vastat
gen. vastan
genitive vastan vastojen
vastainrare
partitive vastaa vastoja
inessive vastassa vastoissa
elative vastasta vastoista
illative vastaan vastoihin
adessive vastalla vastoilla
ablative vastalta vastoilta
allative vastalle vastoille
essive vastana vastoina
translative vastaksi vastoiksi
instructive vastoin
abessive vastatta vastoitta
comitative vastoineen
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Etymology 2Edit

AdverbEdit

vasta

  1. Expressing delay or that something takes place later; not until, only, but
    Hänen piti tulla tänään, mutta hän tuleekin vasta ylihuomenna.
    He was expected today, but he does not come until the day after tomorrow.
    Ota ensin asioista selvää, ja puhu vasta sitten!
    First find out the facts and speak only thereafter!
  2. Expressing that something happened only recently; newly, freshly, just
    vasta leivottufreshly baked
    vasta äskenjust a while ago
  3. Expressing disappointment or frustration in a task; only.
    Hän oli tässä kilpailussa vasta kolmantena.
    He was only third in this race.
    Olen edennyt vasta vähän kaikista ponnisteluistani huolimatta.
    Despite all my effort I have made only a little progress until now.
    Olemme kävelleet vasta kymmenen kilometriä ja olen jo aivan uupunut.
    We have walked only ten kilometers and I am already completely exhausted.
    Ja nyt vasta tuo akka huomaa kertoa jotain noin tärkeää...
    Now that hag thinks to tell me something so important...
SynonymsEdit
  • (expression of disappointment): vain

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IdoEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vasta

  1. vast, extensive

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ItalianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vasta f sg

  1. feminine singular of vasto

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LatinEdit

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PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vasta f sg

  1. Feminine singular of adjective vasto.

SpanishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vasta f sg

  1. feminine singular of vasto