пустой

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Etymology[edit]

From Old East Slavic поустъ (pustŭ), from Proto-Slavic *pustъ.

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пусто́й (pustój)

  1. empty, void, hollow
    переливать из пустого в порожнееto beat the air, to mill the wind
    с пустыми рукамиempty-handed
    пустая порода - barren rock
  2. idle talking
  3. shallow personality
  4. futile, frivolous
  5. vain, ungrounded

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