Russian word of the day: Тошнить

May 19, 2018



Verb , imperfective , used only in 3d person with the Genitive (меня/тебя/его тошнит)

Perfective - стошни́ть

to be/to feel sick/nauseated/nauseous


  • Его́ тошни́ло всю доро́гу.

    ye-vó tash-née-la fsyu da-ró-gu

    He was sick all the way.

  • Меня́ тошни́т от него́.

    mee-nyá tash-néet at nee-vó

    I am sick of him (I can't stand him).

Related words and phrases

заболе́ть [za-ba-lyét'] Verb
to get sick; to start hurting/aching
здоро́вье [zda-róv'-ye] Noun
зарази́ться [za-ra-zée-tsa] Verb
to catch an illness, to become infected
реце́пт [ree-tsept] Noun
recipe; prescription

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