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Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

повести́ (povestípf (imperfective вести́)

  1. to lead, to conduct, to direct, to drive
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Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

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повести́ (povestípf (imperfective поводи́ть)

  1. to move
    повести бровямиpovesti brovjamito raise one's brows; lift one's eyebrows
    он и бровью/ухом не повёлon i brovʹju/uxom ne povjól≈ he did not turn a hair; he did not bat an eyelid
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Etymology 3Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈpovʲɪsʲtʲɪ]

NounEdit

по́вести (póvestif inan, f inan pl

  1. genitive singular of по́весть (póvestʹ)
  2. dative singular of по́весть (póvestʹ)
  3. prepositional singular of по́весть (póvestʹ)
  4. nominative plural of по́весть (póvestʹ)
  5. accusative plural of по́весть (póvestʹ)

Serbo-CroatianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /pǒʋesti/
  • Hyphenation: по‧ве‧сти

VerbEdit

по̀вести pf (Latin spelling pòvesti)

  1. (transitive) to lead
  2. (transitive) to initiate, begin
  3. (intransitive) to take the lead
  4. (reflexive) to go along with, imitate

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