тормоз

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

The origin is uncertain.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

то́рмоз ‎(tórmozm inan ‎(genitive то́рмоза, nominative plural тормоза́)

  1. brake, brakes
  2. (figuratively) drag
  3. (figuratively) slow-witted person, retard

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ReferencesEdit

  • тормоз in Max Vasmer (1986), Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language], in 4 vols (second edition), Moscow: Progress — Translated from German and supplemented by O. N. Trubačóv
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