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Verb type: 1


  1. (transitive, usually atelic) to blame (for = elative), blame (something) on, accuse (of = elative)
    Hän syyttää minua epäonnistumisesta.
    S/he is blaming me for the failure.S/he is blaming the failure on me.
  2. (law, transitive, usually atelic) to accuse (of), charge (for), indict (for), prosecute (for), try (for), arraign (for) (+ elative)
    Milosevicia syytettiin kansanmurhasta.
    Milosevic was prosecuted for genocide.
  3. (dialectal) to itch


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".