задержать

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

за- (za-) +‎ держа́ть (deržátʹ)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [zədʲɪrˈʐatʲ]
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VerbEdit

задержа́ть (zaderžátʹpf (imperfective заде́рживать)

  1. to detain, to hold back, to stop
  2. to delay, to check
  3. to arrest, to detain
  4. to slow down, to retard, to delay, to hamper
    задержа́ть дыха́ниеzaderžátʹ dyxánijeto hold one's breath

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