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lintsata

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Finnish

Etymology

From lintsi (street) < linja; "to loaf around the streets".[1]

Pronunciation

  • Hyphenation: lint‧sa‧ta
  • Rhymes: -ɑtɑ
  • IPA: /ˈlintsɑtɑ(ʔ)/

Verb

lintsata (stem lintsa-*)

  1. (slang) to cut, bunk or ditch (not to attend class).
  2. (slang) to escape one's duties on purpose.

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References

  • Notes:
  1. ^ Paunonen, Heikki 2003. Slangiproffan sarja: sanojen synty. www.slangi.net

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