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Verb type: 4


  1. (intransitive) to collide (with), crash (into), run into, impact (+ illative)
    Autot törmäsivät toisiinsa.
    The cars collided with each other.
    Veneen keula törmäsi laituriin.
    The bow of the boat ran into the quay.
  2. (intransitive) to burst (into), to barge (into); to rush (into) (+ illative) (to enter or exit, or to move, abruptly or clumsily)
    Yhtäkkiä isokokoinen mies törmäsi huoneeseen.
    Suddenly, a large man burst into the room.
    Huomatessaan minut hän törmäsi pystyyn ja kiirehti minua vastaan.
    Upon noticing me, he rushed to his feet and hurried to meet me.
  3. (colloquial, intransitive) To bump into, run into, stumble upon, chance upon (+ illative) (to encounter by chance)


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