Russian word of the day: Вычесть

May 23, 2017

How to say 

"To subtract / To deduct" in Russian

вы́честь

vý-chest'

Verb , perfective

Imperfective - вычита́ть

to subtract, to deduct

Examples

  • Сто́имость разби́того окна́ вы́чли из его́ зарпла́ты.

    stó-ee-mast' raz-bée-ta-va ak-ná vých-lee eez ye-vó zar-plá-ty

    The cost of the broken window was subtracted from his salary.

  • Вы́чтите свой во́зраст в года́х из своего́ ро́ста в сантиме́трах.

    vých-tee-tye svoi vóz-rast v ga-dáh ees sva-ee-vó rós-ta f san-tee-myét-rah

    Subtract your age in years from your height in centimeters.

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Related words and phrases

приба́вить [pree-bá-veet'] Verb
to add, to increase
равно́ [rav-nó] Predicate noun
equals
раздели́ть [raz-dee-léet'] Verb
to divide
объём [ab-yóm] Noun
volume, capacity

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