засосать

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EtymologyEdit

за- (za-) +‎ соса́ть (sosátʹ)

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VerbEdit

засоса́ть (zasosátʹpf (imperfective заса́сывать)

  1. (colloquial) to start to suck on (something)
  2. (impersonal) to start to hurt
    у меня́ засоса́ло в груди́u menjá zasosálo v grudímy chest began to hurt
  3. (also impersonal) to suck in, to absorb
    в боло́те засоса́ло челове́каv bolóte zasosálo čelovékain the swamp, a man was sucked in
  4. (figuratively) to draw in, to suck in (of a routine, an environment, etc.)
    нарко́тики засоса́ли его́narkótiki zasosáli jevódrugs sucked him in
  5. (figuratively, slang) to gulp, to chug
  6. (figuratively, slang) to induce, to bring under control
  7. (figuratively, slang) to fascinate, to mesmerize, to captivate

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