забыть

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See also: забꙑть

Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *zaby̋ti, the composite of за- (za-) +‎ быть (bytʹ). Cognates include Ukrainian забу́ти (zabúty), Belarusian забы́ць (zabýcʹ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [zɐˈbɨtʲ]
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Verb[edit]

забы́ть (zabýtʹpf (imperfective забыва́ть)

  1. to forget
    Synonym: запа́мятовать (zapámjatovatʹ) (dated or colloquial)
  2. to neglect
  3. to leave, to forget to bring, to forget to take
  4. to let it go, to let it slip

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