где-нибудь

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где-нибудь (gdé-nibúd’)

  1. indefinite pronoun, anywhere, somewhere
    Где́-нибудь можно купи́ть пи́щу?Gdé-nibudʹ možno kupítʹ píšču? ― Is there anywhere to buy food?
    Я где́-то купи́л э́ту пи́ццу.Ja gdé-to kupíl étu píccu. ― I bought this pizza somewhere.

Usage notes[edit]

  • N.B. — the particle -нибудь imparts a sense of indefiniteness similar to English any. The form где-нибудь is usually associated with questions and negatives (like anywhere), while где-то is associated with affirmatives (like somewhere).

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