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EtymologyEdit

носи́ть (nosítʹ) +‎ -ся (-sja)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [nɐˈsʲit͡sːə]
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VerbEdit

носи́ться (nosítʹsjaimpf

  1. to rush, to rush around, to run/drive around (on a high speed)
  2. to float around, to fly around
  3. (colloquial) to fuss over, to pay too much attention to, to be obsessed with (an idea)
  4. (of smells, sounds, etc.) to spread
  5. to wear, to be worn (of clothes)
    Э́то пла́тье хорошо́ носи́ться.
    Éto plátʹje xorošó nosítʹsja.
    This dress wears well.
  6. passive of носи́ть (nosítʹ)

Usage notesEdit

носи́ться is an abstract verb. The counterpart, нести́сь (nestísʹ), is a concrete verb.

ConjugationEdit