гнести

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Old Church Slavonic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *gnesti, from Proto-Indo-European *gnet-(to press together), from *gen-(to compress).

Verb[edit]

гнести (gnesti)

  1. to squeeze
  2. to press
  3. to constrict

Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *gnestì, from Proto-Indo-European *gnet-(to press together), from *gen-(to compress).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡnʲɪˈsʲtʲi]

Verb[edit]

гнести́ (gnestíimpf

  1. to oppress, to weigh down, to press
    Его́ гнетёт тоска́.‎ ― Jevó gnetjót toská. ― He is sick at heart. / He feels depressed. / He is heavy-hearted.

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imperfective

perfective

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