Russian word of the day: Грустить

May 28, 2017



Verb , imperfective

to be sad, to feel blue, to grieve


  • 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

зави́довать [za-vée-da-vat'] Verb , imperfective
to envy, to be envious / jealous
сомнева́ться [sam-nee-vá-tsa] Verb , imperfective
to doubt, to have one's doubts
ворча́ть [var-chát'] Verb , imperfective
to grumble, to growl, to grouse, to snarl
дово́льный [da-vól'-nyî] Adjective
content, satisfied, pleased

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