Russian word of the day: Пропылесосить

Dec 04, 2018

How to say 

"To vacuum" in Russian



Verb , perfective

Imperfective - пылесо́сить

to vacuum


  • Ма́ма сказа́ла пропылесо́сить во всей кварти́ре.

    má-ma ska-zá-la pra-py-lee-só-seet' va fsyeî kvar-tée-rye

    Mom said to vacuum the whole apartment.

  • Полы́ давно́ пора́ пропылесо́сить.

    pa-lý dav-nó pa-rá pra-py-lee-só-seet'

    It's high time to vacuum the floors.

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