Russian word of the day: Одиночество

Nov 01, 2019

How to say 

"Loneliness" in Russian

одино́чество

a-dee-nó-cheest-va

Noun , neuter

solitude, loneliness

Examples

  • Каза́лось, что он смири́лся с одино́чеством.

    ka-zá-las', chto on smee-réel-sya s a-dee-nó-cheest-vam

    He seemed to come to terms with loneliness.

  • Е́сли не научи́ться проща́ть, мо́жно оста́ться в го́рдом одино́честве.

    yés-lee nye na-u-chée-tsa pra-schát', mózh-na as-tá-tsa v gór-dam a-dee-nó-cheest-vye

    If you do not learn to forgive, you can find yourself alone (lit. - in proud loneliness).

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