Russian word of the day: Ревновать

Jul 14, 2018

How to say 

"To be jealous" in Russian

ревнова́ть

reev-na-vát'

Verb , imperfective

Perfective - приревнова́ть

to be jealous

Examples

  • Он ревну́ет её ко всем подря́д.

    on reev-nú-yet ye-yó ka fsyem pad-ryát

    He is jealous of everybody (around her).

  • Она́ ревнова́ла его́ к бы́вшим подру́гам.

    a-ná reev-na-vá-la ye-vó k býv-sheem pad-rú-gam

    She was jealous of his ex-girlfriends.

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Same stem words

ревни́вый [reev-née-vyî] Adjective
jealous
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ухажёр [u-ha-zhyór] Noun
admirer, a man (guy) who is trying to court a woman (girl)
па́рень [pá-ryen'] Noun
guy, fellow; boyfriend
влюбля́ться [vlyu-blyá-tsa] Verb
to fall in love
муж [muzh] Noun
husband

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