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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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подхалим - toady (26th June 2011)

подхалим (masculine noun) – a toady, a bootlicker, a yes-man

Роман всегда соглашается с идеями начальника, он такой подхалим! = Roman always agrees with the ideas of our boss, he's such a yes-man!

В нашем офисе полно подхалимов. = There are lots of toadies in our office.


подхал'имничать = to bootlick, to behave like a toady


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