Russian word of the day: Успокоиться

Oct 28, 2018

How to say 

"To calm down" in Russian

успоко́иться

us-pa-kó-ee-tsa

Verb , perfective

Imperfective - успока́иваться

to calm down

Examples

  • Успоко́йтесь, всё бу́дет хорошо́!

    us-pa-kóî-tyes', fsyo bú-deet ha-ra-shó

    Calm down, everything will be fine!

  • Че́рез полчаса́ по́сле приня́тия табле́тки боль успоко́илась.

    chyé-ryez pol-cha-sá pós-lye pree-nyá-tee-ya tab-lýet-kee bol' us-pa-kó-ee-las'

    Half an hour after taking the pill, the pain calmed down.

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