nyet

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Russian нет (net, no)

Noun[edit]

nyet (uncountable)

  1. (slang, Russian) A Russian no; a negative response.

Interjection[edit]

nyet!

  1. (Russia, Russian) No in a Russian context.
    • 1990 December 31, F. Coleman, “A Soviet Bombshell”, Newsweek, volume 116, number 27, page 50: 
      "Nyet," he said with an impatient wave, and walked into the cold night.
    • 2010 Oct, John G. Hemry, “The Rift”, Analog Science Fiction & Fact, volume 130, number 10, page 9: 
      Nyet problem, Sarge.

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

nyet n

  1. singular definite of ny