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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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коричневый - brown (9th January 2012)

коричневый  [ka-RICH-ne-viy] (adjective) – brown

Мне не нравится коричневая одежда. = I don't like brown clothes.

Она купила коричневую сумку. = She's bought a brown bag.


We don't usually use this word to describe someone's eyes. In this case we say "карие глаза" = brown eyes.

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