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Kieltää (Verb type1)


  1. (transitive) to forbid (person in partitive, action in active 3rd infinitive in elative)
    Kielsin lastani juoksemasta kadulle.
    I forbade my child from running into the street.
  2. (transitive) to forbid, to disallow, to ban, to prohibit
  3. (transitive + accusative) to deny (say that something does not exist)
  4. (transitive + accusative) to renounce (also in a religious sense), to repudiate
    Hän kielsi poikansa.
    (S)he renounced/repudiated her son.
    Hän kielsi Jumalan.
    He renounced God.
  5. (transitive) to dispute, to controvert
  6. (transitive, law) to contest
    kieltää jonkun testamentti ― to contest somone's last will


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".