свести

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свести́ (svestípf (imperfective своди́ть)

  1. to lead, take (from somewhere)
    свести́ кого́-либо в моги́луsvestí kovó-libo v mogíluto bring somebody to his grave
    свести́ с ума́svestí s umáto drive mad
  2. to bring together, throw together
    свести дружбу с ке́м-либоsvesti družbu s kém-liboto make friends with somebody
  3. to reduce (to), bring (to)
    свести счеты с кем-либоsvesti sčety s kem-liboto settle a score with smb., to square accounts with smb.
    свести́ разгово́р на что́-либоsvestí razgovór na štó-liboto lead the conversation to something
  4. in expressions
    свести к шутке — to turn into a joke
  5. to remove
  6. to trace (a picture)

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

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  • IPA(key): /sʋêsti/
  • Hyphenation: све‧сти

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све̏сти pf (Latin spelling svȅsti)

  1. (transitive) to drive (down), haul (transport something by driving)
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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sʋêsti/
  • Hyphenation: све‧сти

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све̏сти pf (Latin spelling svȅsti)

  1. (transitive) to reduce
  2. (reflexive) to boil down
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