запой

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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From за- ‎(za-) +‎ пить ‎(pitʹ), "drinking with abandon"

NounEdit

запо́й ‎(zapójm inan ‎(genitive запо́я, nominative plural запо́и)

  1. binge, bout, drinking bout (recurring drunkenness due to a pathological craving for alcoholic drink; a period of continuous drunkenness)
    недельный запой‎ ― nedelʹnyj zapoj ― week-long binge
    частые запои‎ ― častyje zapoi ― frequent binges
  2. booze
  3. (by extension) binge (without stopping, in immoderate quantities; with unbridled enthusiasm)
    курить запоем‎ ― kuritʹ zapojem ― have a smoking binge
    читать запоем‎ ― čitatʹ zapojem ― have a reading binge
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Etymology 2Edit

From за- ‎(za-) +‎ петь ‎(petʹ), "begin to sing"

VerbEdit

запо́й ‎(zapój)

  1. second-person singular imperative perfective of запе́ть ‎(zapétʹ)
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