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Verb type: 5


  1. (transitive, law) to convict someone (of = elative); to sentence someone, condemn someone (to = illative)
  2. (transitive, law) to try, hear, sit, adjudicate (a case)
  3. (transitive, religion) to judge
    Älkää tuomitko, ettei teitä tuomittaisi.
    Judge not, lest ye be judged.
  4. (transitive, figuratively) to judge, condemn, doom
    tuomita ennalta ― to prejudge
    tuomita tuhoon ― to doom (fix irrevocably the ill fate of)
    tuhoon tuomittudoomed (certain to suffer death, failure, or a similarly negative outcome)
  5. (transitive) to express strong disapproval of, denounce; to condemn, reprobate, objurgate, excoriate
  6. (transitive, sports) to referee; to umpire
  7. (transitive, sports) to call (to make a decision as a referee/umpire)
    Maali olisi pitänyt tuomita paitsioksi.
    The goal should have been called offside.


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