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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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Friday
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бросать - to throw

бросать / бросить [bra-SAT'/BRO-sit'] (imperfective/perfective verb) – to throw

Он бросил куртку на пол. = He threw the coat on the floor.

 

The word can also mean "to give up"...

Я хочу бросить курить. = I want to give up smoking.

... or "to leave someone":

Он бросил жену и ушёл к любовнице. = He left his wife for his mistress.

 

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