RussianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *skresti.

VerbEdit

скрести́ (skrestíimpf (perfective поскрести́)

  1. to scrape, to scrub, to scratch
ConjugationEdit
Derived termsEdit

imperfective

perfective

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Vasmer (Fasmer), Max (Maks) (1964–1973), “скребу”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačóv Oleg, Moscow: Progress
  • Černyx, P. Ja. (1999), “скрести”, in Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 2, 3rd reprint edition, Moscow: Russkij jazyk, page 172

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

скрести́ (skrestí)

  1. second-person singular imperative perfective of скрести́ть (skrestítʹ)