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Verb type: 1


  1. to melt (to cause something to melt)
  2. to smelt (to produce metal from ore in a process that involves melting and chemical reduction of metal compounds into purified metal)
  3. to thaw, defrost
  4. to digest (to separate food in the alimentary canal)
  5. (figurative) to digest (to think over and arrange methodically in the mind)
  6. (figurative) to put up with, tolerate (to suffer through, or allow, especially something annoying)
    Tuollaista englantia minä en sulata.
    This is the sort of English up with which I will not put. (quote often attributed to Winston Churchill)


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