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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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седой - gray (about hair) (13th June 2011)

седой [se-DOY] (adjective) – gray (about hair)


У моего отца седые волосы. = My father has gray hair.


"Седой" is only used to describe people's hair. The word you normally use for the color "gray" is "серый".

серая мышь = a gray mouse


"Поседеть" = to turn gray

Она совсем поседела. = Her hair has turned totally gray.



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