витать

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *vitati (to dwell; to welcome).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

вита́ть (vitátʹimpf

  1. to hover (to float in the air)
  2. to soar (to fly aloft with little effort; to rise in thought, spirits, or imagination; to be exalted in mood)
    вита́ть в облака́хvitátʹ v oblakáxto be head in the clouds
  3. to dwell, to be present invisibly, to be in the air (of smell, of sensation, etc.)
  4. (obsolete) to dwell, to stay somewhere
  5. (obsolete) to greet

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