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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

a comrade (especially in Russian communism)

Usage examples (13)
  • They were classified as “special deportees” and forbidden to use the word tovarisch, or comrade, which was above them.
  • I guess you were expected to subsidize that, tovarisch!
  • I asked him where he was from, and he gave a weary smile – tovarisch, the name, the accent, is it what you are thinkink?
  • During this time, a period of surreptitious rehabilitation, he became a tovarisch again, though he lived with the worry of discovery. for more
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