везти

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *vezti, from Proto-Indo-European *weǵʰ-. Cognate with Latin veho.

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Verb[edit]

везти́ (veztíimpf (perfective повезти́)

  1. to convey, to carry (by vehicle), to deliver, to transport
  2. (impersonal verb) to be lucky, to have luck, to work out for, to succeed, to be successful (+ dative case)
    Па́ше и Са́ше не везёт сего́дняPáše i Sáše ne vezjót sevódnjaPasha and Sasha are having no luck today.
    дурака́м всегда́ везётdurakám vsegdá vezjótfools are always lucky
    Perfective: повезти́ (poveztí)

Usage notes[edit]

везти́ (veztí) is a concrete verb. Its counterpart, вози́ть (vozítʹ), is an abstract verb.

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imperfective

perfective

Related terms[edit]

(conveying)

(luck)


Ukrainian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *vezti.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

везти́ (veztýimpf (perfective повезти́)

  1. to carry (by vehicle), to transport, to haul

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