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Vaieta (Verb type6)


  1. to fall silent
  2. to be silent, hold one’s tongue
  3. (+ elative) to keep silent, say nothing (of), not to mention
    Raportti vaikenee suunnitelman huonoista puolista.
    The report says nothing of the downsides of the plan.
  4. (transitive) to suppress by not discussing
    Tapaus vaiettiin kuoliaaksi.
    The incident was utterly suppressed.


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".