Calling names

Learn a new Russian word of phrase every day! Calling names in Russian. Every word comes with two examples and audio recorded by a native speaker.

вре́дина [vryé-dee-na] Noun , masculine or feminine
one who acts in spite; meany
уша́стый [u-shás-tyi] Noun
big-eared
я́беда [yá-bee-da] Noun , masculine or feminine
snitch, sneak, informer
пла́кса [plák-sa] Noun , masculine or feminine
crybaby
жа́дина [zhá-dee-na] Noun
greedy person
сластёна [slas-tyó-na] Noun , masculine or feminine
sweet lover
глаза́стый [gla-zás-tyi] Adjective
big-eyed, pop-eyed; sharp-sighted, quick-sighted
безде́льник [beez-dyél'-neek] Noun , masculine
idler, loafer, lazybones, good-for-nothing
обжо́ра [ab-zhó-ra] Noun , masculine or feminine
glutton, gormandizer
засо́ня [za-só-nya] Noun , masculine or feminine
sleepyhead
грязну́ля [greez-nú-lya] Noun , masculine or feminine
dirty one
копу́ша [ka-pú-sha] Noun , masculine or feminine
slowpoke, dawdler