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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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красивый - beautiful (28th December 2011)

красивый  [kra-SI-viy] (adjective) – beautiful

Я видела в магазине очень красивое платье. = I saw a very beautiful dress in a shop.

Вид из окна нашего номера был очень красивый. = The view from the window of our hotel room was very beautiful.


The word comes from "красный" =  red, which used to mean "beautiful" in old Russian.


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