рубить

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руби́ть (rubítʹimpf (perfective поруби́ть)

  1. to axe, to fell, to chop, to cut (with an axe)
  2. not to mince words, speak the truth, speak the mind
    Он лю́бит руби́ть пра́вду-ма́тку.On ljúbit rubítʹ právdu-mátku. — He doesn't like to mince words (lit.: He like to cut the mother truth).

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