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Riistää (Verb type1)


  1. (transitive) to take, rip, wrench, snatch, yank
    Synonyms: ottaa, kiskaista
  2. (transitive, figuratively) to deprive, bereave (+ ablative) of (especially through force or violent means)
  3. (transitive + partitive) to exploit (forcibly deprive of something to which she or he has a natural right for one's own benefit)


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".