повезти

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Etymology[edit]

по- (po-) +‎ везти (vezti)

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Verb[edit]

повезти́ (poveztípf (imperfective везти́)

  1. to convey, to carry (by vehicle), to deliver, to transport
  2. (impersonal verb) to be lucky, have luck, work out for, succeed, be successful (+ dative case)
    Мне опя́ть повезло́.Mne opjátʹ povezló.I'm lucky again. / I got lucky again.
    Не все полицейские выгоня́ют бездо́мных на моро́з, но Лиле не повезло́.Ne vse policejskije vygonjájut bezdómnyx na moróz, no Lile ne povezló.Not all policemen chase away the homeless, but Lilya didn't have luck.
    Им повезло́ успе́тьIm povezló uspétʹThey were fortunate (enough) to get there in time. / They were lucky to be there in time.
    Нам всем чрезвыча́йно повезло́.Nam vsem črezvyčájno povezló.We all were extremely lucky.

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Ukrainian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

повезти́ (poveztýpf (imperfective везти́)

  1. (transitive) to carry (by vehicle), to transport, to haul

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Usage notes[edit]

повезти and везти́ (veztý) are Ukrainian concrete verbs. Their counterparts, повози́ти (povozýty) and вози́ти (vozýty) are abstract verbs.