How to say 

"Big" in Russian

Russian word of the day | Dec 01, 2017 (see all)
большо́й
[ bal'-shóî ]
big, large
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Examples of "Big" in Russian

  • Здесь большо́й вы́бор овоще́й и дёшево.

    zdyes' bal'-shóî vý-bar a-va-schyéî ee dyó-she-va

    There is a wide choice of vegetables here and they are cheap.

  • Смотри́ кака́я-ты больша́я ста́ла!

    smat-rée ka-ká-ya ty bal'-shá-ya stá-la

    Look how big you grew up!

Additional examples

More Russian sentences with the words that contain "больш".

  • Большинство́ опро́шенных счита́ют, что власть ма́ло волну́ет, как живёт наро́д.

    bal'-sheenst-vó ap-ró-sheen-nyh schee-tá-yut, chto vlast' má-la val-nú-eet, kak zhee-vyót na-rót

    Most of the respondents believe that the authorities do not care much about how the people live.

  • Ну ещё чего́! А бо́льше вам ничего́ не на́до?

    nu ye-schó chee-vó! a ból'-she vam nee-chee-vó nye ná-da

    Pff, no way! Anything else I can help you with? (sarcastic)

  • Спаси́бо большо́е. - Да не́ за что, пустяки́.

    spa-sée-ba bal'-shó-ye. - da nye za chto, pus-tee-kée

    Thank you so much. - Don't mention it, these are small things.

  • Он слывёт больши́м знатоко́м в э́том вопро́се.

    on sly-vyót bal'-sheem zna-ta-kóm v é-tam va-pró-sye

    He is known as a great connoisseur in this matter.

  • Э́та навя́зчивая иде́я не отпуска́ла меня́ бо́льше года.

    é-ta na-vyáz-chee-va-ya ee-dyé-ya nye at-pus-ká-la mee-nyá ból'-she gó-da

    This obsessive idea did not leave me for more than a year.

  • Са́мого большо́го снеговика́ в ми́ре мо́жно бы́ло уви́деть в го́роде Бетел (штат Мэн, США) весно́й 2008-го го́да.

    sá-ma-va bal'-shó-va snee-ga-vee-ká v mée-rye mózh-na bý-la u-vée-deet' v gó-ra-dye byé-tel (shtat men, s-sh-a) vees-nóî dvye tý-see-chee vas'-mó-va gó-da

    The biggest snowman in the world could be seen in Bethel (Maine, USA) in the spring of 2008.

  • Для мно́гих жи́телей глухи́х дереве́нь Сиби́ри по́чта - э́то еди́нственная связь с "большо́й землёй".

    dlya mnó-geeh zhée-tee-lyeî glu-héeh dee-ree-vyén' see-bée-ree póch-ta - é-ta ye-déenst-veen-na-ya svyáz' s bal'-shóô zeem-lyóî

    For many residents of the remote villages of Siberia, the post office is the only link to the "big land".

  • Мне ка́жется, я сде́лала большу́ю глу́пость.

    mnye ká-zhee-tsa, ya sdyé-la-la bal'-shú-yu glú-past'

    I think I did a very stupid thing.

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