Russian word of the day: Узкий

Jun 06, 2019

How to say 

"Narrow" in Russian

у́зкий

ús-keeî

Adjective

narrow, tight

Examples

  • По э́тим у́зким у́лочкам не прое́дет да́же ма́ленькая маши́на.

    pa é-teem ús-keem ú-lach-kam nye pra-yé-deet dá-zhe má-leen'-ka-ya ma-shée-na

    Even a small car will not pass through these narrow streets.

  • У него́ чрезвыча́йно у́зкий кругозо́р.

    u nee-vó chreez-vy-cháî-na ús-keeî kru-ga-zór

    He has an extremely narrow mental outlook. (He is extremely narrow-minded.)

Related words and phrases

прямо́й [pree-móî] Adjective
straight, straightforward, direct
твёрдый [tvyór-dyî] Adjective
hard, solid, rigid, firm
высо́кий [vy-só-keeî] Adjective
high, tall
о́стрый [óst-ryi] Adjective
sharp; spicy, hot

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