извиваться

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from из- (iz-) +‎ ви́ться (vítʹsja) +‎ -ва́ть (-vátʹ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɪzvʲɪˈvat͡sːə]

Verb[edit]

извива́ться (izvivátʹsjaimpf (perfective изви́ться)

  1. to coil, to wriggle
    извива́ться от бо́лиizvivátʹsja ot bólito writhe with pain
  2. (river, road etc) to twist, to wind, to meander

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