Russian word of the day: Тошнить

May 19, 2018

тошни́ть

tash-néet'

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

Perfective - стошни́ть, вы́тошнить

to be/to feel sick/nauseated/nauseous

Examples

  • 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).

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Related words and phrases

зарази́ться [za-ra-zée-tsa] Verb , perfective
to catch an illness, to become infected
головокруже́ние [ga-la-va-kru-zhé-nee-ye] Noun , neuter
giddiness, dizziness; vertigo
давле́ние [dav-lyé-nee-ye] Noun , neuter
pressure
приви́вка [pree-véef-ka] Noun , feminine
vaccination

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