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Avata (Verb type4)


  1. (transitive) to open
    Avasin sipsipussin.
    I opened a bag of chips.
  2. (transitive) to unwrap
  3. (transitive) to turn on
  4. (transitive) to switch on
    Avasin television.
    I switched on the television.
  5. (transitive) to unlock
    Avasin oven lukon.
    I unlocked the door.
    Avasin oven.
    I opened the door.
  6. (transitive) to unfasten
  7. (transitive) to untie
    Avasin kengännauhani.
    I untied my shoelaces.
  8. (transitive) to undo
  9. (transitive) to unbutton
    Avasin paitani.
    I unbuttoned my shirt.
  10. (transitive) to unhook
  11. (transitive) to unstrap
  12. (transitive) to unbuckle
  13. (transitive) to uncork
  14. (transitive) to inaugurate
  15. (transitive) to establish
    Leipomo avattiin lähelle kotiani.
    A bakery was established close to my home.
  16. (transitive) to disenchant
  17. (transitive) to disentangle
  18. (transitive + partitive, figuratively) to open up about, explain, describe in more detail, clarify


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".