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pussi {{Finnish index}} pronunciation
  • {{hyphenation}}
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. bag, pouch, sac
  2. (marsupials) pouch
  3. (billiards) pocket
  4. (colloquial) in plural (pussit): scrotum
  5. Together with certain modifiers used to produce compound terms meaning a person who has a lot of a given characteristic. äkäinen > äkäpussi kiukku > kiukkupussi sisu > sisupussi
See usage notes at laukku.
compounds: {{top4}}
  • byrnesinpussihiiri
  • huutopussi
  • ilmapussi
  • jääpussi
  • karkkipussi
  • keuhkopussi
  • kiukkupussi
  • kivespussi
  • koipussi
  • kyynelpussi
  • limapussi
  • makuupussi
  • marjapussi
  • munapussi
  • muovipussi
{{mid4}}
  • palkkapussi
  • polvipussi
  • poskipussi
  • pukupussi
  • pussiahma
  • pussieläin
  • pussihiha
  • pussihiiri
  • pussihousut
  • pussihukka
  • pussihyppyrotta
  • pussijuoksu
  • pussikalja
  • pussikalja
  • pussikarhu
{{mid4}}
  • pussikatu
  • pussikehrääjä
  • pussikeitto
  • pussikettu
  • pussikoi
  • pussikärsäpäästäinen
  • pussilakana
  • pussimaamyyrä
  • pussimuurahaiskarhu
  • pussinperä
  • pussipeto
  • pussipiru
  • pussipoimulepakko
  • pussipäästäinen
  • pussirotta
{{mid4}}
  • pussisaukko
  • pussisika
  • pussitee
  • pussitiainen
  • pussiäyriäinen
  • rahapussi
  • riisipussi
  • roskapussi
  • ruutipussi
  • sikiöpussi
  • silmäpussi
  • sisupussi
  • sydänpussi
  • teepussi
  • äkäpussi
{{bottom}}
anagrams:
  • upsis
pussit
noun: {{head}}
  1. plural of pussi
  2. (colloquial) nutbag (scrotum)
Synonyms: (scrotum) kivespussi, (scrotum/vulgar) munapussit {{g}}, kassit {{g}}
pusu {{Finnish index}} pronunciation
  • /ˈpusu/
  • {{hyphenation}}
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (colloquial) a kiss, especially a short one, a peck
related terms:
  • pussata
puteli etymology < Russian буты́лка 〈butýlka〉
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (colloquial) bottle
Synonyms: pullo (standard language)
putelli etymology < Russian буты́лка 〈butýlka〉
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (colloquial) alternative form of puteli ("bottle").
Synonyms: pullo (standard language)
putiikki etymology < Swedish butik < French boutique
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. boutique small shop, especially one that sells fashionable clothes, jewelry and the like
  2. (dialectal) any shop
  3. (slang) firm, company
putkeen
noun: {{head}}
  1. fi-form of putki
adverb: {{fi-adv}}
  1. (informal) nonstop Hän työskenteli 15 tuntia putkeen saadakseen perjantain vapaaksi. He worked nonstop for 15 hours in order to get Friday off.
  2. (informal) correctly, right Ei nyt ihan mennyt putkeen. It didn't go exactly right.
puucee etymology {{blend}}. pronunciation
  • {{hyphenation}}
  • {{rhymes}}
  • /ˈpuːˌseː/
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (colloquial) wooden outhouse toilet
Synonyms: huussi, pihanperä, ulkovessa, ulkohuussi
hypernyms:
  • käymälä
puuhamies etymology puuha ‘activity’ + mies ‘man’
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (informal) organizer, especially one who works on a voluntary basis.
puutiainen {{wikipedia}}
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. any tick of the family Ixodidae, especially the {{vern}}, {{taxlink}}, known to transmit borrelia
Synonyms: punkki (colloquial)
hypernyms:
  • punkki
puutiaisaivokuume etymology From puutiaisaivotulehdus by replacing tulehdus with kuume
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (colloquial) A commonly used term of a disease officially known as puutiaisaivotulehdus.
pyllistää
verb: {{fi-verb}}
  1. (colloquial) to bend over
pylly
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (colloquial) arse, ass, butt, buttock.
Synonyms: ahteri, peppu, perse, takapuoli
pyllyvako etymology pylly ‘butt’ + vako ‘groove, cleft’
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (anatomy, vulgar) butt crack
Synonyms: pakaravako, persvako, perävako
pysti
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (colloquial) bust sculptural portrayal of a person's head and shoulders
  2. (colloquial, by extension) trophy; cup; any small statue or similar object
Synonyms: (sculptural portrayal) rintakuva
pystyillä {{Finnish index}} etymology A frequentative verb, derived from the verb pystyä. pronunciation
  • {{hyphenation}}
  • /ˈpystyilːæ(ʔ)/
verb: {{fi-verb}}
  1. (colloquial) To demonstrate in an arrogant way one’s ability or efficiency. Jos vain alat pystyillä, niin näet, kuinka käy!
pystykorva etymology pysty ‘erect’ + korva ‘ear’
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. spitz
  2. (slang) A Finnish modification of the Mosin-Nagant rifle.
pystyssä
adverb: {{fi-adv}}
  1. upright, erect (in an upright position)
pysäköintipaikka etymology pysäköinti ‘parking’ + paikka ‘place’
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. parking space, parking exampleLontoon keskustasta voi olla vaikea löytää pysäköintipaikkaa.
Synonyms: (informal) parkkipaikka
pytty
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (informal) pot
  2. (informal) toilet seat
  3. (informal) cylinder (of engine)
  4. (informal) prison, jail
anagrams:
  • pytyt, typyt
päheä {{Finnish index}}
adjective: {{fi-adj}}
  1. (colloquial) cool
    • Tosi pähee toi sun uus kello.
      • That new watch of yours is real cool.
anagrams:
  • häpeä
päkistää
verb: {{fi-verb}}
  1. (colloquial) to strain oneself
Synonyms: pinnistää
pänniä
verb: {{fi-verb}}
  1. (informal) to annoy, vex Sinun tupakointisi pännii minua. Your smoking annoys me.
This is a monopersonal verb, i.e. it is used only in 3rd person. Synonyms: harmittaa, keljuttaa, kenkuttaa, ketuttaa, ottaa päähän, vituttaa (vulgar)
päntätä
verb: {{fi-verb}}
  1. (transitive, colloquial) to study, to cram
päre
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (construction) A shake (thin - abt 0.5 cm - wooden shingle made by splitting wood).
  2. A flat splint (piece of wood split off a larger piece).
  3. A splinter.
  4. (colloquial) temper, in the idiom polttaa päreensä (lit. "to burn one's shingle"), "to lose one's temper" Älä polta päreitäsi turhaan. Don't lose your temper for nothing.
anagrams:
  • perä
pärjätä {{Finnish index}}
verb: {{fi-verb}}
  1. (informal) to be fine, to be okay, to get along Hän pärjää kyllä. Hän pärjää aina. She'll be fine. She always is. Pärjäsin kokeessa. I did well in the exam.
  2. ~ ilman: to do without Pesuaine on loppu. Meidän täytyy vain pärjätä ilman sitä. The detergent is finished. We'll just have to do without it.
pärstä
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (colloquial) face, mug
Synonyms: (standard language) kasvot, (colloquial) naama, (very colloquial) lärvi, (very colloquial) pläsi
päsmäri {{Finnish index}}
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (colloquial) know-it-all
pässi
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. A ram (male sheep).
  2. (colloquial) A stubborn person.
pätsi pronunciation
  • {{hyphenation}}
  • [ˈpætsi]
etymology 1 From Russian печь 〈pečʹ〉.
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. furnace
  2. hellfire very intensive fire
etymology 2 From English patch.
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (slang) patch computing: a file describing changes made to source code
  2. (slang) hack computing: a small code change or an expedient, temporary solution
Synonyms: (file describing changes) muutostiedosto, (small code change) paikkaus
anagrams:
  • pistä, säpit
pätäkkä
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (slang) bucks, cake, cheddar, cream, dinars, dosh, dough, geld, gelt, greenbacks, jack, lolly, moolah, lucre, paper, readies, sheets, shrapnel, spends, spondulicks, sterling, wonga money
Synonyms: raha
pääkallonpaikka etymology pääkallo ‘skull's’ + paikka ‘place, site’; from the comic Mustanaamio (The_Phantom) in which the den of the hero is decorated with a skull.
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (informal) headquarters
pääpalkinto etymology pää + palkinto
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. top prize; big enchilada (informal)
päätepysäkki etymology pääte ‘terminal’ + pysäkki ‘stop’
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. final stop either of the stops at the ends of a bus or tram line
Synonyms: päättäri (slang)
related terms:
  • pääteasema
päättäri etymology From päätepysäkki
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (slang) final stop end of a bus, tram or railway line
Synonyms: pääteasema (railway line), päätepysäkki (bus or tram line)
anagrams:
  • rättipää
pöksyt etymology From Swedish byxa, plural byxor.
noun: {{fi-noun}} (pluralonly)
  1. (colloquial) pants, especially women's underpants and children's trousers
pölistä
etymology 1 From pöly.
verb: {{fi-verb}}
  1. (intransitive) to emit dust
etymology 2 Descriptive origin. Compare pölöttää.
verb: {{fi-verb}}
  1. (intransitive, colloquial) to babble, prattle; jabber
anagrams:
  • löpistä
pölliä
etymology 1
noun: {{head}}
  1. fi-form of pölli
etymology 2
verb: {{fi-verb}}
  1. (colloquial) To steal, nick.
pöllö pronunciation
  • [ˈpølːø]
  • {{hyphenation}}
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. owl
  2. (colloquial) fool
Synonyms: (fool) pöljä, tollo, typerys, ääliö
adjective: {{fi-adj}}
  1. (slang) batty, stupid, crazy, silly Ei pöllömpi ajatus! Not a stupid idea!
Synonyms: (batty) paleltunut, pöhkö, tyhmä
pönttö
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (informal) A bin, can (any clumsy and/or ugly container, often open on top, with or without a lid).
  2. (colloquial) A blockhead (stupid person).
  3. (informal) A toilet seat. Note: "can" in US means "bathroom","toilet"
Synonyms: (toilet seat) wc-istuin, (stupid person) See
compounds: {{top4}}
  • häkäpönttö
  • kottaraispönttö
{{mid4}}
  • linnunpönttö
  • mehiläispönttö
{{mid4}}
  • Pönttö-Mac
  • roskapönttö
{{mid4}}
  • savustuspönttö
  • vessanpönttö
{{bottom}}
pöpelikkö etymology + kko
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (colloquial) thicket, copse
pöpi
adjective: {{fi-adj}}
  1. (colloquial) kooky, wacky eccentric, strange, foolish or crazy
pöpilä etymology pöpi + la
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (informal) nutfarm, funny farm
pöpö
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (colloquial) bug, contagious disease
pörssi etymology From German Börse or Swedish börs.
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. An exchange (place for conducting trading), especially a stock exchange.
  2. (informal) A wallet.
pösö pronunciation
  • /ˈpø̞sø̞/
  • {{hyphenation}}
etymology 1 {{rfe}}
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (colloquial) bigwig, big cheese, big enchilada, big kahuna, big wheel, grand poobah, head honcho, kingpin, muckety muck, top banana, top dog wealthy man who is in a leading position
etymology 2 < French Peugeot
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. Peugeot car
Synonyms: Peugeot; pökötti informal
anagrams:
  • söpö
pötköttää {{Finnish index}}
verb: {{fi-verb}}
  1. (colloquial) To lie; to rest Äiti meni pötköttämään lapsen viereen ja oli siinä kunnes pikkuinen nukahti. Mother went to go lie by her child and was there until the little one fell asleep.
Synonyms: (lay) maata, (rest) levätä
pötsi {{Finnish index}} {{wikipedia}} pronunciation
  • {{hyphenation}}
  • /ˈpøtsi/
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (anatomy) rumen, paunch first stomach of a ruminant
  2. (derogatory) potbelly, paunch large, protruding stomach
raakata etymology < Swedish raka
verb: {{fi-verb}}
  1. (colloquial) to discard, reject, eliminate
  2. (dialectal) to shave (beard)
anagrams:
  • kaartaa, raakaat
raaskia Alternative forms: raatsia, raskia pronunciation
  • {{hyphenation}}
  • {{rhymes}}
  • [ˈrɑːskiɑˣ]
verb: {{fi-verb}}
  1. (colloquial) To dare to have enough courage to do something because of emotional reasons. En raaski heittää tätä vanhaa tuolia pois, se on niin mukava. I don't dare to throw out this old chair, it is so comfy.
Synonyms: hennoa
anagrams:
  • kaasari, raa'aksi, raakasi
raato etymology gem ({{subst:proto:gmq-pro}} *brāđō, whence also eg. Swedish bråd)
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. An animal carcass, corpse.
  2. (colloquial) A dead human corpse.
Synonyms: (carcass) haaska, (human corpse) ruumis, kalmo
anagrams:
  • oraat, raota, taaro
rafla
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (slang) restaurant
Synonyms: ravintola
rahamies etymology raha + mies
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (colloquial) moneybags
Synonyms: porho
rahna
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (colloquial) money
Synonyms: raha
anagrams:
  • haran, rahan
rahvas {{Finnish index}} etymology From Proto-Germanic *þrawwaz. The other loan variant raavas has remained closer to the original meaning. (Compare the sense development in väki.) pronunciation
  • [ˈrɑhʋɑs]
  • {{hyphenation}}
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (relatively derogatory) The peasantry, common/ordinary people/folks, lower-class people (often used of those people in the past, as a distinction of the rich and/or influential proportion of a people)
  2. (playfully) people, folks
Synonyms: (people) väki, kansa
compounds:
  • rahvaanomainen
railata
verb: {{fi-verb}}
  1. (colloquial) Same as interrailata.
anagrams:
  • araliat, railaat
raina {{wikipedia}} {{wikipedia}} pronunciation
  • {{rhymes}}
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. filmstrip
  2. (colloquial) movie
  3. (papermaking) pulp slurry
anagrams:
  • aarin, Aarni, arina, raain, raani
raitiovaunu {{wikipedia}} etymology raitio ‘tram’ + vaunu ‘car’ pronunciation
  • {{hyphenation}}
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. tram, tram car, streetcar
Synonyms: (colloquial) ratikka, (slang) spora, spåra
raitsikka
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (colloquial) tram
Synonyms: raitiovaunu, ratikka
raivari etymology Contraction of raivokohtaus.
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (colloquial) a fit of rage Mun sisko saa raivarin kun laitan desin maitoa ja tuhat kiloa kaakaota. My sister gets pissed 'cause I add a decilitre of milk and a thousand kilos of cocoa.
etymology {{fi-decl-paperi}} Synonyms: raivokohtaus
rakastan sinua {{phrasebook}}
phrase: {{fi-phrase}}
  1. I love you
Synonyms: minä rakastan sinua, (formal) fi, fi, (plural) fi, fi, (colloquial) mä rakastan sua, tykkään sinusta, (slang) diggaan sua, (dialectal) fi, fi
rakennusmestari etymology rakennus + mestari
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. A polytechnic level degree in construction, aimed at training foremen; often translated as Master Builder (occupation) into English.
  2. (informal) A Construction foreman, site foreman.
Synonyms: (construction foreman) työmaapäällikkö
rakennuspalikka etymology rakennus + palikka
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. building block block made of wood or plastic that is used as a children's toy
  2. (informal) building block component that is part of a larger construction
Synonyms: (component of a larger construction) rakennusosa
raketti
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. rocket
  2. (colloquially) firework
Synonyms: (firework) ilotulite, ilotulitusraketti
anagrams:
  • katetri, raketit, retikat
rakki pronunciation
  • [ˈrɑkːi]
  • {{rhymes}}
  • {{hyphenation}}
etymology 1
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (disparaging) mongrel, mutt, pooch, cur mixed-breed dog
  2. (slang) pooch dog
Synonyms: piski
hypernyms:
  • koira
etymology 2
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (nautical) truss rope or iron used to keep the centre of a yard to the mast
anagrams:
  • arkki, rikka
rakkine etymology From rakentaa, to build.
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (colloquial, deprecating) A machine or device working poorly or not at all; a contraption.
anagrams:
  • arkkien, karkein, kreikan
raksa etymology Abbreviated form of rakennustyömaa.
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (colloquial) construction site
anagrams:
  • askar, rakas, sarka
rankata etymology From English rank pronunciation
  • {{hyphenation}}
  • ˈrɑŋkɑt̪ɑ, also ˈræŋkæt̪æ
verb: {{fi-verb}}
  1. (slang) to rank to give something a rank Hänet on rankattu maailmanlistalla ykköseksi. He has been ranked number one on the world list.
Synonyms: sijoittaa
rankkari
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (soccer, colloquial) A penalty kick.
Synonyms: rangaistuspotku
anagrams:
  • narkkari
rantaryssä
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (pejorative) A Russian-speaking Finn (lit. Coast Russian)
  2. (pejorative) An Estonian
rantsu
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (slang) beach
Synonyms: ranta
anagrams:
  • ratsun, transu
rapakunto
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (colloquial) A poor physical condition.
rassata
verb: {{fi-verb}}
  1. to tinker to fiddle with something mechanical in an attempt to fix, mend or improve it, especially in an experimental or unskilled manner Olen aina tykännyt rassata moottoreita. I have always liked to tinker with engines.
  2. (impersonal, informal) to bug, annoy Minua rassaa sinun tapasi jauhaa purukumia samalla, kun puhut puhelimessa. Your habit of chewing bubble gum while talking on the phone bugs me.
rasva-apina etymology rasva + apina
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (slang) A grease monkey (mechanic, often with the specific connotation of an automobile mechanic). En ole mikään rasva-apina, mutta osaan vaihtaa autoni sytytystulpat ilman apua. I'm no grease monkey, but I can manage to change out my engine's spark plugs without assistance.
Synonyms: autonasentaja
rasvari
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (slang) A grease gun.
  2. (slang) Any device to apply grease.
  3. (slang) A grease monkey.
Synonyms: (grease gun) rasvaprässi, (grease monkey) autonasentaja
ratikka
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (colloquial) A tram.
Synonyms: raitiovaunu
anagrams:
  • rikkaat, traakki
ratsu {{Finnish index}} pronunciation
  • {{hyphenation}}
  • /ˈrɑtsu/
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. riding horse or other animal used for riding
  2. (humorous) anything else used for riding
  3. (chess) knight
Synonyms: (riding horse) ratsuhevonen, (chess) hevonen
related terms:
  • ratsain
  • ratsastaa
compounds:
  • kaupparatsu
  • ratsuhevonen
  • ratsuhousut
  • ratsujääkäri
  • ratsukonstaapeli
  • ratsumies
  • ratsupiiska
  • ratsupoliisi
  • ratsutila
  • ratsuväki
raunioittaa {{Finnish index}} etymology raunio + ttaa pronunciation
  • {{hyphenation}}
verb: {{fi-verb}}
  1. (transitive) to ruin
Synonyms: ruineerata informal, chiefly figuratively
related terms:
  • raunioitua (intransitive)
rautakiihdytys
noun: {{head}}
  1. (computing, slang) hardware acceleration
rautamuuri etymology rauta + muuri
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (colloquial, computer security) firewall implemented on hardware
ravata
verb: {{fi-verb}}
  1. (intransitive, of a horse) To trot.
  2. (intransitive, of a person) To run or trot.
  3. (intransitive, colloquial) To visit (too) frequently, go (too) frequently. Jaska ravaa joka ikinen ilta elokuvissa. Jaska goes to the movies every single night.
anagrams:
  • aravat, arvaat, arvata, avarat, ravaat, tavara, vaarat, varaat, varata
Ray-Banit
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (slang) The glasses of Ray-Ban
reikä
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. hole
  2. puncture hole, cut, or tear created by a sharp object
  3. (slang, doubled, in expressions of time) zero Tavataan meillä kakstoista reikä reikä. See you at my place at 12:00.
  4. (vulgar) cunt Reikä se on rumallakin! An ugly woman's got a cunt too!
compounds:
  • madonreikä
  • persereikä
  • reikäleipä
  • reikäpäinen
  • reikärauta
anagrams:
  • keriä, kierä, kireä, rekiä, räike
reikäpää etymology reikä ‘hole’ + pää ‘head’
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (pejorative) airhead having no brain, used often of a person who takes unnecessary risks e.g. when driving or in sports
Synonyms: huimapää (non-pejorative), tyhjäpää
reissata
verb: {{fi-verb}}
  1. (colloquial) To travel.
reissu etymology From Germanic origin; German Reise, Swedish resa
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (informal) A trip (journey).
Synonyms: matka, retki
rekisteriote {{Finnish index}} etymology Compound of rekisteri ‘register’ + ote ‘excerpt’. pronunciation
  • [ˈrekisteriˌoteˣ]
  • {{hyphenation}}
  • {{rhymes}}
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. vehicle license; pink slip (informal), logbook (UK) official document which verifies the ownership and other officially recorded data of a vehicle
  2. An extract or excerpt of any register.
rekka {{Finnish index}}
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (slang) A semi-trailer
  2. (slang) A semi (US), artic (UK)
  3. (colloquial) Any truck/tractor and trailer/semi-trailer combination
  4. (colloquial) A truck
  5. A horse-drawn sleigh especially designed for dragging tree trunks from forest.
Synonyms: (semi-trailer) puoliperävaunu, (semi) puoliperävaunuyhdistelmä, rekka-auto, (any truck/tractor and trailer/semi-trailer combination) ajoneuvoyhdistelmä, rekka-auto
rekka-auto etymology rekka + auto pronunciation
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  • /ˈre̞kːɑʔˌɑut̪o̞/
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (colloquial) A semi, semi-trailer, artic, articulated lorry tractor/truck - semitrailer combination.
  2. (colloquial) Any combination of a truck/tractor and semi-trailer/trailer.
  3. (colloquial) A truck, lorry.
Synonyms: rekka
rekkakuski etymology rekka + kuski
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (colloquial) trucker
reksi
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (colloquial) principal (school administrator)
Synonyms: rehtori
rela
adjective: {{head}}
  1. (slang) relaxed
remmi
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. leash strap, cord or rope with which to restrain an animal
  2. strap long, narrow, pliable strip of leather, cloth etc.
  3. (colloquial) group of people; gang, lot
Synonyms: hihna
rempata
verb: {{fi-verb}}
  1. (transitive, colloquial) to remodel, to refurbish, to decorate (a house)
Synonyms: korjata, remontoida, saneerata
anagrams:
  • prameat
reppana pronunciation
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  • {{rhymes}}
  • /ˈrepːɑnɑ/
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (colloquial) poor thing, someone to be pitied, a miserable person
  2. weakling
Synonyms: parka, raukka, onneton, poloinen
reppu {{Finnish index}} pronunciation
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  • {{rhymes}}
  • [ˈrepːu]
etymology From Old Swedish skræppa, same as Swedish skräppa.
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. Originally any bag, but now mostly refers to a backpack.
  2. (slang, idiomatic) In plural (reput), failure in an exam. Sain reput matematiikasta. I flunked in the math exam.
Synonyms: (backpack) selkäreppu
repsikka
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (colloquial) handyman, odd-jobber
anagrams:
  • persikka
repullinen etymology reppu + llinen
adverb: {{fi-adv}}
  1. (informal) bagful, sackful summary measure of volume, roughly the size of a backpack Hän tienasi kiinteistökaupoissa repullisen rahaa. He made a bagful of money in real estate deals.
respa
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (colloquial) reception (front desk)
Synonyms: vastaanotto
anagrams:
  • rapse
respekti
noun: {{fi-noun}}
  1. (informal, anglicism) respect
Synonyms: arvostus, kunnioitus
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