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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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беспечный - careless (4th March 2012)

беспечный  [bes-PECH-niy] (adjective) –  careless, carefree

Из-за его беспечного отношения к делу мы потеряли этот контракт. = We lost this contract because of his careless attitude to business.


Adverb: беспечно. Он беспечно улыбался. = He was wearing a carefree smile.


The word comes from "без" = without and "печься" = to worry about something or to take care of something.


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