суть

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суть (sutʹf inan (genitive су́ти, nominative plural су́ти, genitive plural су́тей)

  1. essence, core, gist, main point
    Во всём мне хочется дойти / До самой сути.Vo vsjóm mne xočetsja dojti / Do samoj suti.Boris Pasternak (1956)
    In everything, I want to reach / For the very essence.
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суть (sutʹ)

  1. (archaic) third-person plural present indicative imperfective of быть (bytʹ); (they) are

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суть (sutʹf (genitive су́ті, uncountable)

  1. (uncountable) essence, core, gist, main point

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References[edit]

  • Bilodid I. K., editor (1970–1980), “суть”, in Slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy, Kiev: Naukova Dumka