Russian word of the day: Жадный

Mar 03, 2018

How to say 

"Greedy" in Russian

жа́дный

zhád-nyÎ

Adjective

greedy

Examples

  • Не будь таки́м жа́дным, подели́сь с друзья́ми!

    nye but' ta-kéem zhád-nym, pa-dee-lées' s druz'-yá-mee

    Do not be so greedy, share with your friends!

  • Он всегда́ был жа́дным до де́нег.

    on vseeg-dá byl zhád-nym da dyé-neek

    He was always greedy for money.

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kind, good
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