Russian word of the day: Молчать

Jun 07, 2018



Verb , imperfective

Perfective - замолча́ть

to be / to keep / to remain silent


  • Ну что ты молчи́шь?

    nu chto ty mal-chéesh

    Why are you silent?

  • Он молча́л всю доро́гу.

    on mal-chál fsyu da-ró-gu

    He was silent all the way.

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Same stem words

по умолча́нию [pa u-mal-chá-nee-yu] Phrase
by default
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Related words and phrases

шу́тка [shút-ka] Noun , feminine
потерпе́ть [pa-teer-pyét'] Verb , perfective
to be patient, to tolerate, to suffer
зева́ть [zee-vát'] Verb , imperfective
to yawn; to gawk / gape
разу́ться [ra-zú-tsa] Verb , perfective
to take off one's shoes

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