Wiktionary:Foreign Word of the Day

Wiktionary's Foreign Word of the Day features interesting foreign words, terms, and phrases. It is meant as a foreign analog to the English Word of the Day.

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Today's Foreign Word of the Day

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Foreign word of the day  in Russian
тяну́ть (tjanútʹ) verb
  1. to pull, draw, haul, drag
  2. to drawl, drag out (speak slowly)
  3. to drag out, delay, protract, procrastinate
  4. to make someone go, force to go
  5. to squeeze, extort
  6. (impersonal) to be drawn to, long for, miss
  7. (impersonal) to feel an urge to
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