Russian word of the day: Оплошать

Nov 08, 2018

оплоша́ть

ap-la-shát'

Verb , perfective

to make a mistake, to fail, to blunder

Examples

  • Смотри́ не оплоша́й, мы на тебя́ наде́емся!

    smat-trée nye ap-la-sháî, my na tee-byá na-dyé-eem-sya

    Do not fail, we rely on you!

  • Мы вчера́ реа́льно оплоша́ли.

    my fchee-rá ree-ál'-na ap-la-shá-lee

    We really blundered yesterday.

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Related words and phrases

кише́ть [kee-shét'] Verb , imperfective
to throng, to teem, to swarm, to crawl with
босико́м [ba-see-kóm] Adverb
barefoot
на цы́почках [na tsý-pach-kah] Phrase
on tiptoe
за́дним число́м [zád-neem chees-lóm] Phrase
post factum, backdating

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