светить

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свети́ть (svetítʹimpf (perfective посвети́ть or засвети́ть)

  1. to shine
  2. to give someone light
  3. (colloquial) to have a chance
    ей све́тит повыше́ние
    jej svétit povyšénije
    she has good chances for promotion
    ему́ здесь ничего́ не све́тит
    jemú zdesʹ ničevó ne svétit
    he's got no chance here

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