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Meaning of "refusnik" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF REFUSNIK

refusnik  [rɪˈfjuːznɪk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF REFUSNIK

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Refusnik 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.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH REFUSNIK


chronic
ˈkrɒnɪk
clinic
ˈklɪnɪk
Dominic
ˈdɒmɪnɪk
electronic
ɪlɛkˈtrɒnɪk
ethnic
ˈɛθnɪk
Hispanic
hɪˈspænɪk
iconic
aɪˈkɒnɪk
kolkhoznik
kɒlˈhɔːznɪk
mechanic
mɪˈkænɪk
Munich
ˈmjuːnɪk
nick
nɪk
noisenik
ˈnɔɪznɪk
organic
ɔːˈɡænɪk
panic
ˈpænɪk
picnic
ˈpɪknɪk
refusenik
rɪˈfjuːznɪk
scenic
ˈsiːnɪk
Selznick
ˈsɛlznɪk
sonic
ˈsɒnɪk
titanic
taɪˈtænɪk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE REFUSNIK

refusable
refusal
refuse
refuse bin
refuse chute
refuse collection
refuse collector
refuse destructor
refuse disposal
refuse disposal service
refuse disposal unit
refuse dump
refuse lorry
refuse truck
refusenik
refuser
refusion
refutability
refutable
refutably

WORDS THAT END LIKE REFUSNIK

beatnik
Botvinnik
Cetnik
Chetnik
chinovnik
computernik
Doornik
Dubrovnik
dvornik
Iznik
kibbutznik
Lunik
neatnik
nudnik
Panufnik
peacenik
Pernik
returnik
Sputnik

Synonyms and antonyms of refusnik in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «refusnik» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF REFUSNIK

Find out the translation of refusnik to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of refusnik from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «refusnik» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

refusnik
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

refusnik
570 millions of speakers

English

refusnik
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

refusnik
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

refusnik
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

refusnik
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

refusnik
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

refusnik
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

refuznik
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Refusnik
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

refusnik
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

refusnik
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

refusnik
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Refusnik
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

refusnik
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

refusnik
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

रिफसनिक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

refusnik
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

refusnik
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

refusnik
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

refusnik
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

refusnik
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

refusnik
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

refusnik
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

refusnik
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

refusnik
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of refusnik

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «REFUSNIK»

The term «refusnik» is used very little and occupies the 158.089 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «REFUSNIK» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «refusnik» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «refusnik» 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 refusnik

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «REFUSNIK»

Discover the use of refusnik in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to refusnik and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Reports from the Moscow refusnik seminar
Records of meetings for 1808-1916 in v. 11-27.
‎1987
2
Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists
Finch, United States Andrew M. Sessler reviews Refusnik: Trapped in the Soviet Union by Mark Ya Azbel Houghton Mifflin Company 513 pages, $17.95 Refusnik has all the elements of a thriller, including suspense, intrigue, risk, hairbreadth ...
3
Practical Ethnography: A Guide to Doing Ethnography in the ...
Or it can be the “refusnik,” who will not use the oven for any type of cooking. Both of these extreme users (or non-users, as the case may be) will tell you what “ normal” is. They are the influencers that set the tone for the middle-of-the-road cooks ...
Sam Ladner, 2014
4
New Scientist
Refusnik survival Paul Kessler visited the USSR for an international science conference . . . WHEN THE KGB decided to put an end to an international scientific symposium which had been planned by the Moscow Jewish refusnik community ...
5
New Scientist
"OROFESSOR Mark Azbel, a former Soviet physicist working at Tel Aviv University, is in London this week to draw attention to the worsening plight of refusnik scientists in the USSR. His book, Refusenik, was published at the beginning of the ...
6
The Ashes' Strangest Moments: Extraordinary But True Tales ...
THE. 'REFUSNIK'. SERIES. England's 3-2 series success in Australia in 1884-85 is chiefly notable for the fact that the same XI played in all five Test matches. Such freedom from injury is almost unheard of in modern times, although it is still ...
Mark Baldwin, 2005
7
Meaning Predictability in Word Formation: Novel, ...
... naming units classify them to different WF and Morphological Types: (49) Word -formation Morphological Type Type blondesjoker [Object <— Action — Agent] [ N V -er]N feather-dialler [Instrument — Action — Agent] [N V -er] N refusnik [ Action ...
Pavol _tekauer, 2005
8
My Israel Question: Reframing The Israel/Palestine Conflict
Meeting a refusnik I was keen to meet an Israeli refusnik. Matan Kaminer refused to serve in his country's army and paid the price, spending nearly two years in prison. 20In 2004 Kaminer joined five others in one of the more high-profile cases ...
Loewenstein, Antony, , Antony Loewenstein, 2009
9
New Scientist
They came to an abrupt end last November when the Soviet authorities arrested Victor Brailovsky, a cybernetics expert, whose flat was the venue for refusnik seminars. When the authorities blocked off Brailovsky's flat, participants in the ...
10
Multiple Facets of Quantization and Supersymmetry: Michael ...
Misha had good reasons to be bitter about the Soviet Union after having spent 8 years (1979-1987) as an unemployed refusnik. During that time he made a living as a construction laborer and translator of literature in mathematics and physics.
M. A. Olshanetsky, Arkady Vainshtein, 2002

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «REFUSNIK»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term refusnik is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Chances for Peace in Ukraine: Zero
One refusnik complained about military commanders taking bribes and Poroshenko maintaining business ties to Moscow while asking Ukrainian youths to risk ... «The People's Voice, May 15»
2
Raheem Sterling: Liverpool insist forward is not for sale as England …
Brendan Rodgers will insist this morning that Raheem Sterling is not for sale after Liverpool's contract refusnik veered dramatically off-message in an interview ... «The Independent, Apr 15»
3
Sauvons le refusnik Ruslan qui refuse d'aller tuer dans le Donbass
8.02.15 - Le journaliste ukrainien Ruslan Kotsaba a été arrêté à Ivano-Frankovsk, ville de l'Ukraine occidentale, et risque un procès pour trahison de l'Etat. «Le Club de Mediapart, Feb 15»
4
Rugby-Refusnik Robshaw follows in Johnson's footsteps - eventually
CARDIFF Feb 6 It might not have quite matched Martin Johnson's beetle-browed refusal to budge from the wrong side of the Dublin red carpet but when Chris ... «Reuters UK, Feb 15»
5
Measles: First, Tell the Truth
Suppose the refusniks are right and that the risks of vaccination exceed the benefits. Just why is that? Because they live in a country where other peoples' ... «UC Berkeley, Feb 15»
6
Photos: Agudath Israel of Florida Shabbos of Chizuk
The roster of speakers included the well-known Russian refusnik Rabbi Yosef Mendelevitch, Chief Rabbi of Ukraine, Rabbi Yaakov Bleich, Executive Vice ... «Yeshiva World News, Jan 15»
7
"Io, soldato israeliano, non voglio colpire i civili di Gaza. Meglio la …
La madre di Uriel, Ruty è una fotografa pubblicitaria nata in Argentina e trasferitasi in Israele dopo aver avuto la seconda figlia, anche lei refusnik (ma le donne ... «Il Fatto Quotidiano, Aug 14»
8
Gaza, i refusnik israeliani, voci che gridano nel deserto
Avrebbe potuto continuare i suoi allenamenti nell'acqua fresca di una piscina per vincere ancora il campionato di pallanuoto, ma Bar Rahav, il ventunenne ... «Il Fatto Quotidiano, Jul 14»
9
Orlando Jewish community rallies for kidnapped boys
... chairwoman of the Community Relations Council, opened the vigil with words from Natan Sharansky, the former Soviet refusnik who was held captive for nine ... «Heritage Florida Jewish News, Jun 14»
10
Soviet Jewry campaigner Michael Sherbourne dies
Jewish Agency chairman Natan Sharansky, himself a former refusnik, described Mr Sherbourne as “the primary channel of communication between Soviet ... «Jewish Chronicle, Jun 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Refusnik [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/refusnik>. Aug 2019 ».
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