Russian word of the day: Расти

Jan 31, 2019

расти́

ras-tée

Verb , imperfective

Perfective - вы́расти

to grow, to rise, to go up

Examples

  • Эконо́мика страны́ растёт ме́дленными те́мпами.

    e-ka-nó-mee-ka stra-ný ras-tyót myéd-lyen-ny-mee tém-pa-mee

    The country's economy is growing at a slow pace.

  • Ма́льчик рос сирото́й.

    mál'-cheek ros see-ra-tóî

    The boy grew up as an orphan.

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to move, to relocate
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border, limit, boundary
за́дом наперёд [zá-dam na-pee-ryót] Phrase
back to front, backwards

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