Russian word of the day: Обрусеть

Sep 22, 2017 (see all)
[ ab-ru-syét' ]
Verb , perfective
become russified / russianized
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  • Он насто́лько обрусе́л, что напра́во и нале́во сы́пал ру́сскими погово́рками.

    on nas-tól'-ka ab-ru-syél, chto nap-rá-va ee na-lyé-va sý-pal rús-kee-mee pa-ga-vór-ka-mee

    He become so russified that spouted Russian proverbs to the right and left.

  • Пре́дки его́ обрусе́ли ещё в про́шлом ве́ке.

    pryét-kee ee-vó ab-ru-syé-lee ee-schó f prósh-lam vyé-kye

    His ancestors became Russified in the last century.

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