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дёрнуть

verb, perfective

partner дёргать

somewhat often used word (top 4,000)

Translation

  • 1.

    to pull / tug / pull out

    Also: to pull about, to move sharply, to jerk, to twitch

  • 2.

    to pull on someone's nerves

    Also: to pester, to disturb

  • 3.

    (low colloquial) to drink

    Also: to knock one back

Examples

Conjugation

PresentFuture
я-дёрну
ты-дёрнешь
он/она́/оно́-дёрнет
мы-дёрнем
вы-дёрнете
они́-дёрнут
Imperative
тыдёрни
выдёрните
Past
masculineдёрнул
feminineдёрнула
neuterдёрнуло
pluralдёрнули

Participles

Active present-
Active pastдёрнувшийsomeone who was doing
Passive present-
Passive pastдёрнутыйsomething which was being done
Gerund present-
Gerund past

дёрнув

дёрнувши

while doing (past)

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Contributions

  • Sandy edited translation 9 months ago
  • Sandy edited translation 9 months ago
  • Sandy edited translation 9 months ago
  • Sandy edited translation 9 months ago