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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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лампочка - lightbulb (13th January 2012)

лампочка  [LAM-pa-chka] (feminine noun) – a lightbulb

Лампочка перегорела, нужно её заменить. = The bulb has burnt out, we need to replace it.


There's also an expression "мне это до лампочки" = I don't care about it (literally: it's as far from me as a lightbulb!).

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