Intermediate vocabulary

Intermediate Russian vocabulary from our series “Russian Word of the Day“. Subscribe and learn a new Russian word or phrase daily!

весели́ться [vee-see-lée-tsa] Verb , imperfective
to enjoy oneself, to have fun (a good time)
ссо́риться [ssó-ree-tsa] Verb , imperfective
за́дом наперёд [zá-dam na-pee-ryót] Phrase
back to front, backwards
душа́ [du-shá] Noun , feminine
наизна́нку [na-eez-nán-ku] Adverb
inside out, on the wrong side
не пода́ть ви́ду [nye pa-dát' vée-du] Phrase
to hide one's state or emotions
переезжа́ть [pye-rye-yez-zhát'] Verb , imperfective
to move, to relocate
су́тки [sút-kee] Noun , plural
24 hours, day (and night)
врать [vrat'] Verb , imperfective
наизу́сть [na-ee-zúst'] Adverb
вверх ногами [vyerh na-gá-mee] Phrase
upside down, head over heels
угоща́ть [u-ga-schát'] Verb , imperfective
to treat (to), to stand a treat
согре́ться [sag-ryé-tsa] Verb , perfective
про́пуск [pró-pusk] Noun , masculine
гре́ться [gryé-tsa] Verb , imperfective
to warm / to heat oneself
вы́терпеть [vý-teer-pyét'] Verb , perfective
to endure, to bear; to undergo, to suffer
замёрзнуть [za-myórz-nut'] Verb , perfective
to freeze, to congeal, to become frozen
мёрзнуть [myórz-nut'] Verb , imperfective
to freeze, to be cold