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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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будильник - alarm-clock (27th June 2011)

будильник [bu-DIL'-nik] (masculine noun) – an alarm-clock

Поставь будильник на шесть часов. = Set the alarm-clock for 6 o'clock.

Зазвонил будильник. = The alarm clock started ringing.


Ставить/поставить будильник на (7 часов) = to set the alarm clock for (7 o'clock).


"Будильник" comes from "будить" = to wake someone up.


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