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Russian translation of “adrift”

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adrift

adjective
 
 
/əˈdrɪft/
[never before noun] If a boat is adrift, it floats around in the water and is not tied to anything.
плывущий по течению
Staying afloat, capsizing and sinking
come adrift to become loose and not joined to anything
расшатываться, отрываться
A few bricks in the garden wall had come adrift.Flexible, loose and yielding
Translations of “adrift”
in Spanish a la deriva…
in French à la dérive…
in German treiben…
in Chinese (Traditional) 漂浮的, 漂流的, 隨波逐流的…
in Turkish denizde, suda sürüklenen, akıntıya kapılan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 漂浮的, 漂流的, 随波逐流的…
in Polish w dryfie, dryfujący…
(Definition of adrift from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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