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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Russian подо́шва (podóšva). Compare synonymous Azerbaijani padoş from it, which has the same figurative meaning of "importunate person".

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

պադոշ (padoš)

  1. (colloquial) sole (bottom of a shoe or boot)
    Synonym: ներբան (nerban)
  2. (colloquial, figuratively) impudent, brazen-faced person

DeclensionEdit

AdjectiveEdit

պադոշ (padoš) (superlative ամենապադոշ)

  1. (colloquial, figuratively) impudent, brazen-faced
    Synonym: անամոթ (anamotʿ)

Usage notesEdit

Usually in the expression պադոշ երես ունենալ (padoš eres unenal, literally to have a sole-like face).

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