vigyázz

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

vigyáz +‎ -j

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ ˈviɟaːzː]
  • Hyphenation: vi‧gyázz
  • Rhymes: -aːzː

VerbEdit

vigyázz

  1. second-person singular subjunctive present indefinite of vigyáz
    1. (informal) be careful, watch out

Usage notesEdit

The formal variant is vigyázzon. To address several people, the informal way is vigyázzatok and the formal way is vigyázzanak.

InterjectionEdit

vigyázz

  1. be careful, look out, watch out, tread lightly (used to warn someone to proceed with caution)
  2. (military) attention! (used as a command to bring soldiers to the attention position)
    Synonym: hapták (dated)
    Antonym: pihenj

Further readingEdit

  • vigyázz in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh: A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962.