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вали́ть (valítʹimpf (perfective повали́ть)

  1. to knock down, to kill (e.g. of a disease killing people or animals)
    Уста́лость меня́ про́сто ва́лит (с ног).
    The fatigue is simply knocking me down.
  2. (colloquial) to heap up (transitive)
    Не на́до вали́ть всё в одну́ ку́чу.
    No need to lump everything together.
  3. to cut, to fell (trees), make someone fall, throw down (on the ground), pf - повалить (povalítʹ), свалить (svalítʹ)
  4. to go, move or come in great numbers (e.g. of people)
    Наро́д ва́лит (то́лпами) на но́вый фильм.
    People are coming in hordes to the new film.
  5. to fall heavily (e.g. of snow)
  6. (colloquial) to push the blame or responsibility on someone else
    Не вали́ на друго́го, если сам винова́т.
    Don't blame the other guy, if it's your own fault.
  7. (colloquial) to go away, to scram
    Он по́нял, что пора́ вали́ть из страны́. pf - свалить (svalítʹ)
    He understood that it was time to get the heck out of the country.


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