Russian word of the day: Грустить

May 28, 2017

грусти́ть

grus-téet'

Verb , imperfective

to be sad, to feel blue, to grieve

Examples

  • Отчего́ вы грусти́те?

    at-chee-vó vy grus-tée-tye

    Why are you sad?

  • Не грусти́, всё нала́дится.

    nye grus-tée, vsyo na-lá-dee-tsa

    Do not be sad, things will sort themselves out.

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Related words and phrases

скуча́ть [sku-chát'] Verb , imperfective
to be bored, to have a tedious time; (по кому-то) to long (for), to miss
разочарова́ние [ra-za-chee-ra-vá-nee-ye] Noun , neuter
disappointment, disillusionment
сча́стье [schást'-ye] Verb , neuter
happiness
обижа́ться [a-bee-zhát'-sya] Verb , imperfective
to take offence, to resent

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