отвратить

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EtymologyEdit

From от- (ot-) +‎ -врати́ть (-vratítʹ, to turn), which is also found in возврати́ть (vozvratítʹ), and is ultimately derived from Proto-Slavic *vortiti (whence вороти́ть (vorotítʹ)).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

отврати́ть (otvratítʹpf (imperfective отвраща́ть)

  1. to avert, to ward off, to prevent
  2. (obsolete) to avert, to turn aside, to turn away
  3. to keep (from), to prevent (from)
  4. to turn (off), to put (off), to cause aversion (in)

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