Russian word of the day: Плакать

Apr 05, 2018



Verb , imperfective

to cry, to weep


  • Не плачь!

    nye plach

    Don't cry!

  • Пла́кали на́ши де́нежки!

    plá-ka-lee ná-shee dyé-neesh-kee

    We can kiss our money goodbye! (Lit. - Our money cried!)

Additional examples

More Russian sentences with the words that contain "плак".

  • Не будь тако́й пла́ксой!

    nye but' ta-kói plák-sai

    Do not be such a crybaby!

  • Не ребёнок, а пла́кса кака́я-то!

    nye ree-byó-nak a plák-sa ka-ká-ya-ta

    It's not a baby, it's a crybaby!

Same stem words

плаче́вный [pla-chyév-nyî ] Adjective
sad, deplorable, pitiable, lamentable, mournful
пла́кса [plák-sa] Noun , masculine or feminine
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Related words and phrases

успоко́иться [us-pa-kó-ee-tsa] Verb , perfective
to calm down
сча́стье [schást'-ye] Verb , neuter
скуча́ть [sku-chát'] Verb , imperfective
to be bored, to have a tedious time; (по кому-то) to long (for), to miss
доса́да [da-sá-da] Noun , feminine
vexation, disappointment

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