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Russian translation of “of course”

of course

adverb
 
 
/əvˈkɔːs/
YES A1 used to say 'yes' and emphasize your answer
конечно!
'Can you help me?' 'Of course!'
OBVIOUS B1 used to show that what you are saying is obvious or already known
конечно, несомненно
The rain meant, of course, that the match was cancelled. Of course, the Olympics are not just about money.
of course not A2 used to say 'no' and emphasize your answer
конечно нет!
'Do you mind if I borrow your pen?' 'Of course not.'
(Definition of of course from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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