Russian word of the day: Болтун

Sep 23, 2018



Noun , masculine , feminine - "болту́нья"

Plural - болтуны́

talker, chatterer, gasbag, windbag, chatterbox


  • Болту́н - нахо́дка для шпио́на!

    bal-tún - na-hót-ka dlya shpee-ó-na

    Chatterer is a godsend for a spy! (line from a Soviet poster)

  • Ну ты и болту́н!

    nu ty ee bal-tún

    You are such a windbag!

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