гуща

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *gǫstja.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

гу́ща (gúščaf inan

  1. sediment, (coffee) grounds, (beer) lees, soup the body
    гадать на кофейной гуще — to read the leaves, to make wild guesses (lit: tell fortunes by coffee grounds)
  2. thicket
    в гуще леса
    v gušče lesa
    in the thick of the forest
  3. thick, centre, middle
    в самую гущу масс
    v samuju gušču mass
    in the very midst of the masses
    в самой гуще событий
    v samoj gušče sobytij
    in the thick of things

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Last modified on 17 March 2014, at 10:36