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чувак  [choo-VAK] (masculine noun) – dude, man, guy

А кто этот чувак? Ты его раньше здесь видел? = Who is that guy? Have you seen him here before?

У тебя что, чувак, совсем крыша поехала? =  Dude, are you nuts?

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копаться - to dawdle (31st October 2011)

копаться  [ka-PAT-sya] (imperfective verb) – to dawdle, to do something too slowly (informal)

Что ты копаешься? Мы опаздываем! = Why are you dawdling? We are late!

Хватит копаться! Пошли! = Don't dawdle! Let's go!


Also "копуша" = a dawdler, a person doing things too slowly

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