Russian word of the day: Торопиться

Sep 06, 2018

торопи́ться

ta-ra-pée-tsa

Verb , imperfective

Perfective - поторопи́ться

to hurry, to be in a hurry, to hasten

Examples

  • Куда́ ты так торо́пишься?

    ku-dá ty tak ta-ró-peesh'-sya

    Why are you in such a hurry?

  • Не торопи́сь, у нас есть вре́мя.

    nye ta-ra-pées', u nas yest' vryé-mya

    Do not rush, we have time.

Additional examples

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

  • Е́сли ты не поторо́пишься, мы опозда́ем.

    yés-lee ty nye pa-ta-ró-peesh-sya, my a-paz-dá-eem

    If you don’t hurry, we’ll be late.

  • Жуй не торопи́сь, пода́вишься!

    zhui nye ta-ra-pées', pa-dá-veesh-sya

    Chew slowly, you'll choke!

  • Мы торопи́лись и́зо всех сил, но всё равно́ опозда́ли.

    my ta-ra-pée-lees' ee-za fsyeh seel, no fsyo rav-nó a-paz-dá-lee

    We were rushing as much as we could but still arrived late.

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