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What is a cat doing? A cat is rubbing its face against its master's face and purring. I am looking for an English equivalent for the Russian verb "ластиться".
Mar 7, 2014 3:28 PM
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Hi Iris, Going by your description alone, because (of course) I don't know the Russian word, I'd suggest the verb 'to fawn': 'If an animal such as a dog or cat fawns on/upon you, it is very friendly towards you and rubs itself against you'. HTH
March 7, 2014
Thank you.
March 9, 2014
Another possible translation for ластиться is "make up to"
March 8, 2014
Showing affection.
March 7, 2014
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