Russian word of the day: Стирка

Jan 05, 2018

How to say 

"Laundry" in Russian

сти́рка

stéer-ka

Noun , feminine

laundry, laundering

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Examples

  • У тебя́ есть ве́щи в сти́рку?

    u tee-byá yest' vyé-schee v stéer-ku

    Do you have things to wash?

  • Где моя́ голуба́я руба́шка? - В сти́рке.

    gdye ma-yá ga-lu-bá-ya ru-básh-ka? - v stéer-kye

    Where's my blue shirt? - In the laundry.

Additional examples

More Russian sentences with the words that contain "стир".

  • Дай мне э́ту футбо́лку, я её постира́ю.

    daî mnye é-tu fud-ból-ku, ya ye-yó pas-tee-rá-yu

    Give me this t-shirt, I'll wash it.

  • Где у вас продаётся стира́льный порошо́к?

    gdye u vas pra-da-yó-tsa stee-rál'-nyî pa-ra-shók

    Where do you sell washing powder?

  • Э́то стира́льный порошо́к для бе́лых веще́й, нам ну́жен для цветны́х.

    é-ta stee-rál'-nyî pa-ra-shók dlya byé-lyh vee-schyéî, nam nú-zhen dlya tsvyet-nýh

    This is a washing powder for white things, we need for coloured ones.

  • Э́ти джи́нсы на́до постира́ть.

    é-tee dzhéen-sy ná-da pas-tee-rát'

    These jeans need to be washed.

Same stem words

постира́ть [pas-tee-rát'] Verb
to wash (clothes), to launder
стира́льный порошо́к [stee-rál'nyî pa-ra-shók] Phrase
detergent, washing powder
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Related words and phrases

суши́ться [su-shée-tsa] Verb
to dry up (to be in the process of drying up)
пропылесо́сить [pra-py-lee-só-seet'] Verb
to vacuum
погла́дить [pa-glá-deet'] Verb
to pat, to caress; to iron
му́сорное ведро́ [mú-sar-na-ye veed-ró] Phrase
rubbish bin
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