Russian word of the day: Глупость

Feb 08, 2018

глу́пость

glú-past'

Noun , feminine

stupidity, stupid action or thing, folly, foolishness, nonsense

Examples

  • Не болта́й глу́постей!

    nye bal-táî glú-pas-tyeî

    You are talking nonsense! (Do not talk nonsense!)

  • Мне ка́жется, я сде́лала большу́ю глу́пость.

    mnye ká-zhee-tsa, ya sdyé-la-la bal'-shú-yu glú-past'

    I think I did a very stupid thing.

Same stem words

глу́пый [glú-pyi] Adjective
foolish, silly, stupid
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Related words and phrases

встреча́ться [vstree-chá-tsa] Verb , imperfective
to meet, to see, to date (somebody)
пло́щадь [pló-schat'] Noun , feminine , plural - пло́щади
square, area
мечта́ть [meech-tát'] Verb , imperfective
to dream (of)
захоте́ться [za-ha-tyé-tsa] Verb , perfective
to feel like, to crave for

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