Russian word of the day: Болеть

Aug 29, 2018

боле́ть

ba-lyét'

Verb , imperfective

Perfective - заболе́ть

to be sick / ill; to hurt, to ache

Examples

  • У меня́ живо́т боли́т.

    u mee-nyá zhee-vót ba-léet

    My stomach hurts.

  • Я не приду́ сего́дня, боле́ю.

    ya nye pree-dú see-vód-nya, ba-lýe-yu

    I'm not coming today, I'm ill.

Same stem words

боль [bol'] Noun
pain, ache
боле́льщик [ba-lyél'-scheek] Noun , feminine - боле́льщица
fan, supporter
заболе́ть [za-ba-lyét'] Verb
to get sick; to start hurting/aching

Related words and phrases

зарази́ться [za-ra-zée-tsa] Verb
to catch an illness, to become infected
головокруже́ние [ga-la-va-kru-zhé-nee-ye] Noun
giddiness, dizziness; vertigo
здоро́вье [zda-róv'-ye] Noun
health
синя́к [see-nyák] Noun
bruise

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