1. syy

  2. peruste

  3. tarkoitusperä

Esimerkkejä cause sanan käytöstä:

common ~ yhteinen asia

Liittyvät sanat: reason



  1. uhkayritys, kampanja, asia, tempaus, liike, pyrkimys, ilmoittelukampanja, mainoskampanja, sodanvastainen liike, charmikampanja, kuluttajansuoja.

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syy, aiheuttaja


aiheuttaa puhekieltä The source of, or reason for, an event or action; that which produces or effects a result.

They identified a burst pipe as the cause of the flooding.

puhekieltä Sufficient reason for a state, as of emotion.

There is no cause for alarm.

''The end of the war was a cause for celebration.

puhekieltä A goal, aim or principle, especially one which transcends purely selfish ends.
(rfdate) (w)
God befriend us, as our cause is just.
The part they take against me is from zeal to the cause.
puhekieltä Sake; interest; advantage.
Bible, 2 Corinthians vii. 12
I did it not for his cause.
puhekieltä Any subject of discussion or debate; a matter; an affair.
(rfdate) Shakespeare
What counsel give you in this weighty cause?
puhekieltä A suit or action in court; any legal process by which a party endeavors to obtain his claim, or what he regards as his right; case; ground of action.
To set off an event or action.


(RQ:EHough PrqsPrc)
Serene, smiling, enigmatic, she faced him with no fear whatever showing in her dark eyes.(..)She put back a truant curl from her forehead where it had sought egress to the world, and looked him full in the face now, drawing a deep breath which caused the round of her bosom to lift the lace at her throat.
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To actively produce as a result, by means of force or authority.
Bible, (w) vii.4
I will cause it to rain upon the earth forty days.
To assign or show cause; to give a reason; to make excuse.


(form of)
case (a legal proceeding)
(inflection of)
(monikko) causa|lang=it
14th Century, w:Geoffrey Chaucer|Chaucer, s:The Canterbury Tales/General Prologue|General Prologue
He knew the cause of everich maladye
: He knew the cause of every illness
puhekieltä case
(pt-verb form of)
(es-verb form of)


cause rimmaa näiden kanssa:

lause, kiilalause, vastalause, mietelause, esimerkkilause, jälkilause, finaalilause, temporaalilause, oppilause, ponsilause

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