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Näyttää (Verb type1)

Translations

  1. (transitive) to show, present
    Näyttäisittekö henkilöllisyystodistuksenne?
    Would you please show your ID?
    Näytä se minulle.
    Show it to me.
  2. (intransitive, with active participle) to seem to do, appear to do, (to do = active present participle singular in genitive, -van/-vän; to have done = active past participle singular in genitive, -(n)een)
    Jotenkin hän ei vain näytä nauttivan lomastaan.
    Somehow she just doesn't seem to enjoy her holiday.
    Jotenkin hän ei vain näytä nauttineen lomastaan.
    Somehow she just doesn't seem to have enjoyed her holiday.
  3. (intransitive, with “siltä, että”) to look like, to look as if, to seem, appear
    Näyttää siltä, että olen kiintynyt sinuun.
    It looks like I'm stuck with you.
    Näyttää siltä, että kohta sataa.
    It looks as if it’s going to rain soon.
    It seems it's going to rain soon.
  4. (+ ablative) to look (to give an appearance of being)
    Tuo maalaus näyttää hyvältä.
    That painting looks nice.
  5. (+ ablative) to look like, resemble (to be similar in appearance to)
    Joidenkin mielestä strutsit näyttävät emuilta, mutta ne ovat vain kaukaisia sukulaisia.
    Ostriches look like emus to some people, but they are only distantly related.

Conjugations

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".