заметать

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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

замести́ (zamestí) +‎ -а́ть (-átʹ)

VerbEdit

замета́ть (zametátʹimpf (perfective замести́)

  1. to sweep (up)
  2. (with snow, sand etc.) to cover, to drift (against)
    дом замета́ло сне́гомdom zametálo snégomthe snow drifted in great piles against the house
  3. (colloquial) to seize, to pinch, to run in, to arrest
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Etymology 2Edit

за- (za-) +‎ мета́ть (metátʹ, to baste)

VerbEdit

замета́ть (zametátʹpf (imperfective замётывать)

  1. to baste, to tack, to sew up
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Etymology 3Edit

за- (za-) +‎ мета́ть (metátʹ, to throw, to cast)

VerbEdit

замета́ть (zametátʹpf (imperfective замётывать)

  1. (colloquial) to bespatter, to shower, to bombard with
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VerbEdit

замета́ть (zametátʹpf (imperfective мета́ть)

  1. to start throwing
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