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Asettaa (Verb type1)


  1. (transitive) to put, place, set, (move into) position, locate
    Synonyms: panna, laittaa
    asettaa ehdoksi ― to stipulate, make it a condition (that)
    asettaa etusijalle ― to prefer, give precedence to
    asettaa kyseenalaiseksi ― to question, place under question
    asettaa näytteille ― to put on display
  2. (transitive) to set up, found, institute (usually as an administrative order)
    Synonym: perustaa
    asettaa syytteeseen ― to sue, file a (law)suit (against), prosecute
    asettaa virkaan ― to install, put into office, inaugurate
  3. (transitive) to arrange, compose, organise/organize, coordinate
    Synonym: järjestää
    asettaa päällekkäin ― to put on top of another, superimpose
    asettaa rinnakkain ― to put next to another, juxtapose
  4. (transitive) to pacify, appease, calm, quiet (down), soothe, placate
    Synonym: saada asettumaan


Indicative Conjugations

The present, imperfect, perfect, and pluperfect (past perfect) tenses in English correspond to "speaks", "spoke", "has spoken", and "had spoken".

Conditional Conjugations

The conditional present and perfect moods in English typically correspond to "would" and "would have".