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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

VerbEdit

повести́ ‎(povestípf ‎(imperfective поводи́ть)

  1. to move
    повести бровями‎ ― povesti brovjami ― to raise one's brows; lift one's eyebrows
    он и бровью/ухом не повёл‎ ― on 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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