Russian word of the day: Давление

Feb 15, 2019

давле́ние

dav-lyé-nee-ye

Noun , neuter

Plural - давле́ния

pressure

Examples

  • У ба́бушки высо́кое давле́ние.

    u bá-bush-kee vy-só-ka-ye dav-lýe-nee-ye

    Grandma has high blood pressure.

  • На него́ ока́зывается огро́мное давле́ние со стороны́ вла́стных структу́р.

    na nee-vó a-ká-zy-va-ee-tsa ag-róm-na-ye dav-lyé-nee-ye sa sta-ra-ný vlást-nyh struk-túr

    He is under tremendous pressure from the authorities.

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Related words and phrases

приви́вка [pree-véef-ka] Noun , feminine
vaccination
боле́ть [ba-lyét'] Verb , imperfective
to be sick / ill; to hurt, to ache
синя́к [see-nyák] Noun , masculine
bruise
здоро́вье [zda-róv'-ye] Noun , neuter
health

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