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

разочарова́ние [ra-za-chee-ra-vá-nee-ye] Noun , neuter
disappointment, disillusionment
весели́ться [vee-see-lée-tsa] Verb , imperfective
to enjoy oneself, to have fun (a good time)
ду́ться [dú-tsa] Verb , imperfective
to sulk , to pout
доса́да [da-sá-da] Noun , feminine
vexation, disappointment

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