жевать

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *žьvati (to chew), from Proto-Indo-European *ǵiewH-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʐɨˈvatʲ]
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

жева́ть (ževátʹimpf (perfective пожева́ть)

  1. to chew, to munch
  2. to ruminate, to masticate
  3. to repeat with tiresome monotony, to repeat something monotonously

Conjugation[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

imperfective

perfective

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