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Meaning of "chinovnik" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CHINOVNIK

chinovnik  [tʃɪˈnɒvnɪk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CHINOVNIK

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Chinovnik is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CHINOVNIK MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of chinovnik in the English dictionary

The definition of chinovnik in the dictionary is an office-holder or bureaucrat serving in the Tsarist Russian government.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CHINOVNIK


chronic
ˈkrɒnɪk
clinic
ˈklɪnɪk
Dominic
ˈdɒmɪnɪk
Dubrovnik
dʊˈbrɒvnɪk
electronic
ɪlɛkˈtrɒnɪk
ethnic
ˈɛθnɪk
Hispanic
hɪˈspænɪk
iconic
aɪˈkɒnɪk
inorganic
ˌɪnɔːˈɡænɪk
mechanic
mɪˈkænɪk
Munich
ˈmjuːnɪk
nick
nɪk
organic
ɔːˈɡænɪk
panic
ˈpænɪk
picnic
ˈpɪknɪk
polytechnic
ˌpɒlɪˈtɛknɪk
scenic
ˈsiːnɪk
sonic
ˈsɒnɪk
titanic
taɪˈtænɪk
tonic
ˈtɒnɪk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CHINOVNIK

chinless
chinless wonder
chinned
chinning
chinning bar
chino
chinoiserie
chinone
chinook
Chinook Jargon
Chinook salmon
chinos
chinquapin
chinstrap
chintz
chintz curtains
chintzier
chintziest
chintzy
chinwag

WORDS THAT END LIKE CHINOVNIK

beatnik
Botvinnik
Cetnik
Chetnik
computernik
Doornik
dvornik
Iznik
kibbutznik
kolkhoznik
Lunik
neatnik
noisenik
nudnik
Panufnik
peacenik
Pernik
refusenik
refusnik
Sputnik

Synonyms and antonyms of chinovnik in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «chinovnik» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CHINOVNIK

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The translations of chinovnik from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «chinovnik» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

chinovnik
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

chinovnik
570 millions of speakers

English

chinovnik
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

chinovnik
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

chinovnik
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Чиновник
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

chinovnik
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

chinovnik
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

chinovnik
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Chinovnik
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

chinovnik
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

chinovnik
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

chinovnik
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Chinovnik
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

chinovnik
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

chinovnik
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

Chinovnik
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

chinovnik
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

chinovnik
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

chinovnik
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

чиновник
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

chinovnik
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

chinovnik
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

chinovnik
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

chinovnik
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

chinovnik
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of chinovnik

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CHINOVNIK»

The term «chinovnik» is normally little used and occupies the 139.235 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CHINOVNIK» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «chinovnik» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «chinovnik» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about chinovnik

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CHINOVNIK»

Discover the use of chinovnik in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to chinovnik and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Soviet Administrative Law: Theory and Policy
Only the chinovnik tradition remained. The country had to be administered, many chinovniki were taken over as executives or administrators by the new authorities , many remained as spetsy (experts) to teach and guide the new elected or ...
George Ginsburgs, Gianmaria Ajani, Gerard Pieter van den Berg, 1989
2
Understanding Chekhov: A Critical Study of Chekhov's Prose ...
Like the chinovnik heroes of Gogol, Dostoevsky and Saltykov- Shchedrin, Chekhov's clerks have their little moments of love, liberalism and protest which die down as soon as they flare up, put out by their fear for their careers, their respect for ...
Donald Rayfield, 1999
3
Assignment in Utopia
There is a tale by Chekhov in which a petty chinovnik, or functionary, sneezes in the theater and sprays a shining bald head in front of him. He is shocked to discover when the man turns around that the head belongs to the pompous director of ...
Eugene Lyons, 1938
4
Bukharin and the Bolshevik Revolution: A Political ...
For Bukharin, as for Russia's pre-Marxist radicals, the political quintessence of czarism had been its "chinovnik state" ruling despotically over a hapless people through official lawlessness or "arbitrariness." Revolution promised a break with ...
Stephen F. Cohen, 1980
5
Russia: the country of extremes
... of clergy as well as lay officials. (The latter now are fairly well known under the humorous nickname of " consistoria rats.") his knout is a chinovnik. Chinovnik simply means a man 103 UNORTHODOXY AND THE MONASTIC PRISONS.
Nadine Jarintzov, 1914
6
The Novels and Other Works of Lyof N. Tolstoï: War and peace
Out of the room hurried a chinovnik, exchanged some words with a merchant, beckoned to a stout chinovnik, with a cross around his neck, to follow him, and again disappeared behind the door, evidently avoiding all the glances and questions ...
graf Leo Tolstoy, Nathan Haskell Dole, 1911
7
The complete works of Lyof N. Tolstoï
Out of the room hurried a chinovnik, exchanged some words with a merchant, beckoned to a stout chinovnik, with a cross around his fieck, to follow him, and again disappeared behind the door, evidently avoiding all the glances and questions ...
Leo Tolstoy (graf), Nathan Haskell Dole, 1899
8
War and Peace
... Andrei was killed, and, although he sent a chinovnik to Austria to make diligent search for traces of his son, he commanded him to order in Moscow a gravestone to be erected in his garden, and he told every one that his son was dead.
graf Leo Tolstoy, 1898
9
War and Peace
Out of the room hurried a chinovnik, exchanged some words with a merchant, beckoned to a stout chinovnik, with a cross around his neck, to follow him, and again disappeared behind the door, evidently avoiding all the glances and questions ...
Leo Tolstoy, 2010
10
The Sabres of Paradise: Conquest and Vengeance in the ...
He was a typical chinovnik — a civil servant — conforming to the pattern of his particular class. There had always been a tradition of literature among the civil servants: Griboyedov was one of the first. Pushkin and Gogol were to follow: and like ...
Lesley Blanch, 2004

9 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CHINOVNIK»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term chinovnik is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Such a Nice Monster
... that Thirlwell is talking about the confusion of a post-revolutionary moment—may well have to look up the word chinovnik (a minor official in czarist Russia). «The Atlantic, Mar 15»
2
Why our prep-school diplomats fail against Putin and ISIS
Or a usually astute commentator on Eastern European affairs who dismisses Vladimir Putin as a mere chinovnik, a petty bureaucrat, since Putin ... «New York Post, Mar 15»
3
A Final Nail in the USSR Coffin? Thank You From NATO, Vladimir …
Savvy profit-oriented Poles and Scandinavians -- who, unlike the EU chinovniki, have real economic/historical interests (rather than ... «Huffington Post, Apr 14»
4
Parker: Putin and the Gulag of the Russian mind
Would that Americans understood Putin for what he is — no mere bully, he is "an old KGB chinovnik [petty clerk]." Although Putin enjoys the ... «Salt Lake Tribune, Mar 14»
5
1924: Black Flags Fly All Over Russia To Mourn Lenin
His father was a chinovnik or civil servant and had attained a rank which conferred nobility upon himself and his descendants. With the caution ... «New York Times, Jan 14»
6
Russian NGO Laws Reinforce Western Practices
... "Sudya po vsemu: Vyacheslav Lebedev -- Ne grazhdanin, a chinovnik dolzhen dokazat; v sude svoyu pravotu," Rossiiskaya gazeta, February ... «OpEdNews, Jan 14»
7
New Documentary Details Alleged 'Threats And Corruption' Behind …
One chinovnik – the Russian slang for a senior official – was told the "going rate" for bribes was five per cent, then asked: "What if it were 50 per ... «Business Insider, Nov 13»
8
Vladimir Putin calls on Russian families to have three children
“What trust can there be in a 'chinovnik' or a politician who says big things about the welfare of Russia while trying to take his means, his money ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Dec 12»
9
Mr. Limonov on Mr. Medvedev
For a small, not convincing "chinovnik," not a communist leader, not a world chess champion, not a popular writer...just Mr. Medvedev from St. «eXile, May 08»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Chinovnik [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/chinovnik>. Nov 2019 ».
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