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σβήνω

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Greek

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Pronunciation

IPA: [zv'ino]

Verb

σβήνω (svíno)     simple past:  έσβησα (ésvisa)

  1. to put out (candle, fire, cigarette)
  2. to blow out (candle)
  3. to turn off, switch off (light, radio, TV, electrical appliance)
  4. to erase, rub out (error etc)
  5. to slake (thirst)
  6. to stall (motor car)
  7. (slang) to die, expire

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