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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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неподъёмный - too heavy (31st August 2011)

неподъёмный [ne-pad-YOM-niy] (adjective) – too heavy, too hard

Что вы положили в эту сумку, она неподъёмная! = What did you put in this bag, it's too heavy!

Она проделала в одиночку неподъёмную работу. = She's done all this hard work on her own.


The word "неподъёмный" comes from the verb "поднимать" = to lift; so literally it means "impossible to lift".

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