Russian word of the day: Босиком

Aug 06, 2018

босико́м

ba-see-kóm

Adverb

barefoot

Examples

  • Я люблю́ ходи́ть босико́м по траве́.

    ya lyub-lyú ha-déet' ba-see-kóm pa tra-vyé

    I like walking barefoot on the grass.

  • Но́вые ту́фли натёрли ей но́гу и обра́тно она́ шла босико́м.

    nó-vy-ye túf-lee na-tyór-lee yeî nó-gu ee ob-rát-na a-ná shla ba-see-kóm

    The new shoes have rubbed sore her foot and on the way back she walked barefoot.

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Related words and phrases

враспло́х [vrasp-lóh] Adverb
unawares, unexpectedly, by surprise
прозева́ть [pra-zee-vát'] Verb , perfective
to yawn (throughout); to miss an opportunity
ны́нешний [ný-neesh-neeî ] Adjective
present, this, actual, today's
кише́ть [kee-shét'] Verb , imperfective
to throng, to teem, to swarm, to crawl with

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