Russian slang

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Russian slang, proverbs, idioms, and many other different words and expressions in Modern Conversational Russian Dictionary.

бэу́шный [be-úsh-nyî] Adjective , comes from "б/у" (бы́вший в употребле́нии)
used, second-hand
о́фисный планкто́н [ó-fees-nyî plank-tón] Phrase
office plankton (low motivated office worker)
ни фига́ [nee fee-gá] Phrase
completely nothing, not a thing (slang)
сдуре́ть [sdu-ryét'] Verb , perfective
to become a fool, to go crazy (slang)
кача́ть права́ [ka-chát' pra-vá] Phrase
(slang) persistently demand something referring to one's rights

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