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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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мусор - rubbish, garbage

мусор  [MOO-sar] (masculine noun) – rubbish, garbage, litter

Не забудь вынести мусор. = Don't forget to take the rubbish out.

Там лежали горы мусора. = There were heaps of litter.


Adjective: мусорный. Мусорный ящик = a bin; a garbage can

Also "мусорить" = to litter. Здесь нельзя мусорить. = You can not litter here.

In Russian slang, "мусор" is also a derogatory word for a policeman: Его забрали мусора. = He was nabbed by the cops.



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