chastushka

noun chas·tush·ka \chaˈstu̇shkə\

Definition of chastushka

plural

-s

  1. :  a rhymed folk verse usually of four lines traditional in form but often having political or topical content

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Origin and Etymology of chastushka

Russian, from chasty often, from Old Russian častŭ; akin to Old Slavic čęstŭ often, Lithuanian kim̃štas stuffed


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