свести

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свести́ (svestípf (imperfective своди́ть)

  1. lead, take (from somewhere)
    свести кого-л. в могилу — to bring somebody to his grave
    свести с ума - to drive mad
  2. bring together, throw together
    свести концы с концами — to make both ends meet
    свести дружбу с кем-л. — to make friends with smb.
  3. reduce (to), bring (to)
    свести счеты с кем-либо — to settle a score with smb., to square accounts with smb.
    свести разговор на что-либо — to lead the conversation to smth.
    свести на нет, свести к нулю — to bring to nothing, to reduce to zero, to cancel, to invalidate
  4. свести к шутке — to turn into a joke
  5. remove
  6. a picture trace
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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

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  • IPA(key): /sʋêsti/
  • Hyphenation: све‧сти

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све̏сти pf (Latin spelling svȅsti)

  1. (transitive) to drive (down), haul (transport something by driving)
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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sʋêsti/
  • Hyphenation: све‧сти

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све̏сти pf (Latin spelling svȅsti)

  1. (transitive) to reduce
  2. (reflexive) to boil down
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