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Verb type: 4


  1. (intransitive) To attack, assault, charge, come at (someone = genitive + kimppuun (+ possessive suffix if the thing in genitive is a personal pronoun)).
    Hän hyökkäsi minun kimppuuni.
    S/he attacked me.
    Hän hyökkäsi sinun kimppuusi.
    S/he attacked you.
    Hän hyökkäsi hänen kimppuunsa.
    S/he attacked him/her.
    Hän hyökkäsi miehen kimppuun.
    S/he attacked a/the man.
  2. (intransitive) To invade (a country = maahan (illative)).
    Milloin Yhdysvallat hyökkäsi Irakiin?
    When did the United States invade Iraq?


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".