Russian word of the day: Заснуть

Sep 25, 2020
[ zas-nút' ]
Verb , perfective
Imperfective - засыпа́ть
to fall asleep
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  • Она засну́ла сра́зу же, как её голова́ косну́лась поду́шки.

    a-ná zas-nú-la srá-zu zhe, kak ye-yó ga-la-vá kas-nú-las' pa-dúsh-kee

    She fell asleep as soon as her head touched the pillow.

  • Я вот-вот засну́.

    ya vot-vot zas-nú

    I'm about to fall asleep.

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сон [son] Noun
dream (when sleeping), sleep
засо́ня [za-só-nya] Noun , masculine or feminine

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