читывать

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

чита́ть (čitátʹ) +‎ -ывать (-yvatʹ)

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

чи́тывать (čítyvatʹimpf

  1. (colloquial) to read (repeatedly or frequently); iterative of чита́ть (čitátʹ)
    Когда́-то я чи́тывал э́ти кни́ги.
    Kogdá-to ja čítyval éti knígi.
    I used to read these books.

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Usage notes[edit]

  • This is an iterative verb, and in standard language is conjugated only in the infinitive and the past tense.