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Verb type: 1


  1. to dismantle, dissemble, take apart, disassemble, deconstruct (into pieces)
    Synonym: purkaa osiin
    1. to untie (a knot), unwind (a bandage, dressing), untwist (a rope), unwrap (package paper), untwine
    2. to unravel (a knitwear), unstitch (a stitch)
    3. to demolish, wreck, tear/pull/take down (a building)
    4. to disentangle, undo, clear (up) (a mess)
    5. to strike (dismantle and take away: a set, wings in theatre)
    6. to defuse (a bomb)
  2. to unload, unpack, unlade
    1. to unload (remove cargo, load or burden)
    2. to unpack (contents of a package; baggage)
  3. to revoke, rescind. annul
    1. (law) to rescind, reverse (a decision)
    2. to dissolve, liquidate (a company, corporation)
    3. to cancel, annul, revoke (a contract, deal); annul (a marriage)
    4. to break off (an engagement)
  4. to discharge, release, vent
    1. to discharge (water, lava, battery)
    2. to vent, take out, let off steam (emotions)
    3. to unburden, lighten (one's heart)
  5. (figuratively) to take apart, analyze, examine, review, reflect
  6. (sports) to clear (defend by moving the ball away from the defending goal)
  7. (computing) to extract (an archive)
  8. (cryptography) to decrypt, decipher (a secret message)
    Synonym: purkaa salaus
  9. (programming) to destruct (an object)


Indicative Conjugations

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

Present tense conjugation chart

Past tense conjugation chart

Perfect tense conjugation chart

Pluperfect tense conjugation chart

Conditional Conjugations

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

Present tense conjugation chart

Perfect tense conjugation chart