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спо́рить

verb, imperfective
Partner поспорить
somewhat often used word (#1701)

Translation

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  • 1.
    argue, dispute, have an argument, debate, discuss, bet, wager

    argue

    Also: dispute, have an argument, debate, discuss, bet, wager

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A good example is ручка which looks like
1. pen, ballpoint
2. handle, knob, grip
3. arm
4. arm rest

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[{"id":"32105","ru":"\u041d\u0435 \u0441\u043f\u043e\u0440\u044c \u0441\u043e \u043c\u043d\u043e\u044e! \u042f \u0437\u043d\u0430́\u044e, \u0447\u0442\u043e \u0434\u043b\u044f \u0442\u0435\u0431\u044f \u043b\u0443́\u0447\u0448\u0435.","tl":"Don't talk back to me! I know what's better for you.","links":[{"bareId":1725,"start":3,"length":5}]},{"id":"7419","ru":"\u041e\u043d\u0438 \u0441\u043f\u043é\u0440\u0438\u043b\u0438 \u043e \u0442\u043e\u043c, \u043a\u0430\u043a\u043é\u0439 \u044f\u0437\u044b́\u043a \u043f\u0440\u043e\u0449\u0435: \u0444\u0440\u0430\u043d\u0446\u0443́\u0437\u0441\u043a\u0438\u0439 \u0438\u043b\u0438 \u043d\u0435\u043c\u0435́\u0446\u043a\u0438\u0439.","tl":"They quarreled as to which was easier, French or German.","links":[{"bareId":1725,"start":4,"length":8}]},{"id":"10176","ru":"\u041c\u044b \u0441\u043f\u043é\u0440\u0438\u043b\u0438 \u043e \u043f\u043e\u043b\u0438́\u0442\u0438\u043a\u0435.","tl":"We argued politics.","links":[{"bareId":1725,"start":3,"length":8}]},{"id":"176416","ru":"\u0422\u043e\u043c \u043d\u0438\u043a\u043e\u0433\u0434\u0430 \u043d\u0435 \u0441\u043f\u043é\u0440\u0438\u0442 \u0441 \u0436\u0435\u043d\u043é\u0439 \u043d\u0430 \u043b\u044é\u0434\u044f\u0445.","tl":"Tom never quarrels with his wife in public.","links":[{"bareId":1725,"start":15,"length":7}]},{"id":"21917","ru":"\u0421 \u043d\u0435\u0439 \u0431\u0435\u0441\u043f\u043e\u043b\u0435\u0437\u043d\u043e \u0441\u043f\u043é\u0440\u0438\u0442\u044c.","tl":"It is no use arguing with her.","links":[{"bareId":1725,"start":17,"length":8}]},{"id":"133320","ru":"\u0412\u044b \u043f\u0440\u0438\u0448\u043b\u0438́ \u0441\u044e\u0434\u0430, \u0447\u0442\u043e\u0431\u044b \u0441\u043f\u043é\u0440\u0438\u0442\u044c?","tl":"Did you come here to argue?","links":[{"bareId":1725,"start":23,"length":8}]},{"id":"32615","ru":"\u0414\u0430\u0432\u0430\u0439 \u043d\u0435 \u0431\u0443\u0434\u0435\u043c \u0441\u043f\u043é\u0440\u0438\u0442\u044c \u0440\u0430\u0434\u0438 \u0441\u043f\u043e\u0440\u0430.","tl":"Let's not argue for the sake of arguing.","links":[{"bareId":1725,"start":15,"length":8}]},{"id":"29427","ru":"\u041c\u044b \u043d\u0435 \u0441\u043f\u043é\u0440\u0438\u043b\u0438!","tl":"We didn't argue!","links":[{"bareId":1725,"start":6,"length":8}]},{"id":"123571","ru":"\u041d\u0435 \u0441\u043f\u043e\u0440\u044c.","tl":"Don't argue.","links":[{"bareId":1725,"start":3,"length":5}]},{"id":"197146","ru":"\u0421\u043f\u043é\u0440\u0438\u043c, \u044f \u043f\u0435́\u0440\u0432\u044b\u043c \u0443\u0441\u043f\u0435́\u044e.","tl":"I bet I finish first.","links":[{"bareId":1725,"start":0,"length":7}]}]

Examples

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  • С ней бесполезно спо́рить.  -  It is no use arguing with her.
  • Том никогда не спо́рит с жено́й на лю́дях.  -  Tom never quarrels with his wife in public.
  • Спо́рим, я пе́рвым успе́ю.  -  I bet I finish first.
  • Не спорь.  -  Don't argue.
  • Они спо́рили о том, како́й язы́к проще: францу́зский или неме́цкий.  -  They quarreled as to which was easier, French or German.
  • Не спорь со мною! Я зна́ю, что для тебя лу́чше.  -  Don't talk back to me! I know what's better for you.
  • Мы спо́рили о поли́тике.  -  We argued politics.
  • Вы пришли́ сюда, чтобы спо́рить?  -  Did you come here to argue?
  • Мы не спо́рили!  -  We didn't argue!
  • Давай не будем спо́рить ради спора.  -  Let's not argue for the sake of arguing.
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Imperative

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Singular спо́рь
Plural спо́рьте

Accents: Mark the accent with a ' character behind the vowel, e.g. ру'чки. Leave out the stress when it is unambiguous, which is when the word contains ё or only one vowel (the vowels are а, я, э, е, ы, и, о, ё, у and ю).

Past

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male спо́рил
female спо́рила
neuter спо́рило
plural спо́рили

Accents: Mark the accent with a ' character behind the vowel, e.g. ру'чки. Leave out the stress when it is unambiguous, which is when the word contains ё or only one vowel (the vowels are а, я, э, е, ы, и, о, ё, у and ю).

Present / Future

Present
Future
я спо́рю бу́ду спо́рить
ты спо́ришь бу́дешь спо́рить
он/она́/оно́ спо́рит бу́дет спо́рить
мы спо́рим бу́дем спо́рить
вы спо́рите бу́дете спо́рить
они́ спо́рят бу́дут спо́рить

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