Russian word of the day: Ревнивый

Jul 29, 2018

How to say 

"Jealous" in Russian

ревни́вый

reev-née-vyî

Adjective

jealous

Examples

  • У неё о́чень ревни́вый муж.

    u nee-yó ó-cheen' reev-née-vyî mush

    She has a very jealous husband.

  • Кака́я ты ревни́вая ока́зывается!

    ka-ká-ya ty reev-née-va-ya a-ká-zy-va-ee-tsa

    You are so jealous as it turns out!

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Same stem words

ревнова́ть [reev-na-vát'] Verb , imperfective
to be jealous
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Related words and phrases

ЗАГС [zags] Abbreviation
registry office (abbr. for за́пись а́ктов гражда́нского состоя́ния)
жена́ [zhee-ná] Noun , feminine
wife
уха́живать [u-há-zhee-vat'] Verb , imperfective
to court, to pay court to, to woo; to look after, to take care of, to nurse
ухажёр [u-ha-zhyór] Noun , masculine
admirer, a man (guy) who is trying to court a woman (girl)

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