восхитить

RussianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Old Church Slavonic въсхытити (vŭsxytiti, to fascinate, to snatch away).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [vəsxʲɪˈtʲitʲ]

VerbEdit

восхити́ть (vosxitítʹpf (imperfective восхища́ть)

  1. to enrapture, to delight, to ravish
ConjugationEdit
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Etymology 2Edit

Possibly an independent borrowing of the same Old Church Slavonic word as above. See also -хи́тить (-xítitʹ).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [vɐˈsxʲitʲɪtʲ]

VerbEdit

восхи́тить (vosxítitʹpf (imperfective восхища́ть)

  1. (dated, high-style) to lift up
ConjugationEdit