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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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вопить - to scream (11th August 2011)

вопить / завопить [va-PIT'/za-va-PIT'] (imperfective/perfective verb) – to scream, to yell

Лида пронзительно завопила и бросилась прочь. = Lyda gave a strident scream and dashed away.

Эта училка всегда вопит на нас. = This teacher (informal derogative) always yells at us.


Please, note that this verb is only used in INFORMAL Russian.

Вопль = a scream


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