Russian word of the day: Мнительный

Feb 22, 2018

мни́тельный

mnée-teel'-nyî

Adjective

suspicious, mistrustful; hypochondriac

Examples

  • Он всегда́ был чрезвыча́йно мни́тельным и оби́дчивым.

    on vseeg-dá byl chreez-vy-cháî-na mnée-teel'-nym ee a-béet-chee-vym

    He was always extremely suspicious and touchy.

  • У неё о́чень мни́тельный хара́ктер.

    u nee-yó ó-cheen' mnée-teel'-nyî ha-rák-teer

    She has a very suspicious nature.

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Related words and phrases

жа́дный [zhád-nyÎ] Adjective
greedy
ще́дрый [schyéd-ryî] Adjective
generous, open-handed
до́брый [dób-ryî] Adjective
kind, good
угрю́мый [ug-ryú-myî] Adjective
sullen, morose, gloomy, sulky, uncheerful, moody

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