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от- (ot-) +‎ де́лать (délatʹ)

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отде́лать (otdélatʹpf (imperfective отде́лывать)

  1. to finish, to trim (up)
    отде́лать кварти́руotdélatʹ kvartíruto decorate a flat
  2. to trim (with)
    отде́лать пла́тье кружева́миotdélatʹ plátʹje kruževámito trim a dress with lace
  3. (colloquial) to spoil, to ruin
  4. (colloquial) to beat, to wallop, to lick, to give the works, to give the business, to tan someone's hide

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