Russian verbs

Learn Russian verbs from our series “Russian Word of the Day“. Every word comes with an image, two examples and audio.

Find multiple Russian verbs conjugated with examples and audio on Everyday Russian.

скача́ть [ska-chát'] Verb , perfective
to download (colloquial)
чита́ть [chee-tát'] Verb , imperfective
to read
расша́рить [ras-shá-reet'] Verb , perfective
to share (computer slang)
гла́дить [glá-deet'] Verb , imperfective
to pat, to caress; to iron
продешеви́ть [pra-dee-shee-véet'] Verb , perfective
to sell too cheap
танцева́ть [tan-tse-vát'] Verb , imperfective
ска́чивать [ská-chee-vat'] Verb , imperfective
to download (colloquial)
молча́ть [mal-chat'] Verb , imperfective
to be / to keep / to remain silent
зави́довать [za-vée-da-vat'] Verb , imperfective
to envy, to be envious / jealous
тошни́ть [tash-néet'] Verb , imperfective , used only in 3d person with the Genitive (меня/тебя/его тошнит)
to be/to feel sick/nauseated/nauseous
наслажда́ться [na-slazh-dá-tsa] Verb , imperfective
to enjoy, to relish, to delight, to revel
звать [zvat'] Verb , imperfective
to call
просыпа́ться [pra-sy-pá-tsa] Verb , imperfective
таска́ть [tas-kat' ] Verb , imperfective
to carry, to drug, to pull; to wear
извини́ть [eez-vee-néet'] Verb , perfective
я́бедничать [ya-beed-nee-cheet'] Verb , imperfective
to report another's wrongdoing
остепени́ться [as-tee-pee-née-tsa] Verb , perfective
to settle / steady down, to become staid / respectable, to sober down
па́риться [pá-ree-tsa] Verb , imperfective
to take a steam bath, to sweat; (slang) to worry

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