кипеть

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *kypě̀ti, from Proto-Indo-European *kwep-, whence English cupidity, covet and hope.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [kʲɪˈpʲetʲ]
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VerbEdit

кипе́ть (kipétʹimpf (perfective закипе́ть)

  1. to boil, to seethe
    кипе́ть ключо́мkipétʹ ključómto boil over
  2. to boil, to rage, to seethe, to burn (in terms of emotions)
    кипе́ть зло́бойkipétʹ zlóbojto boil with anger
  3. to be in full swing (in terms of action)
    Рабо́та кипи́т.Rabóta kipít.The work is in full swing.

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

imperfective

perfective

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “кипеть”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Oleg Trubačóv, Moscow: Progress