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Description (описание):

глагол сов. проболта́ться

Meaning (значение):

to blab (out), to blurt out a secret

Synonyms (синонимы):

[глагол сов.] проговори́ться (to let out a secret, to blab out)

Etymology (этимология):

-> [глагол несов.] болта́ть (to chat, to chatter, to gabble)

Examples (примеры):

  1. Смотри не проболтайся о наших планах! Я не хочу, чтобы кто-нибудь знал.
    Do not tell anyone about our plans! I do not want anyone to know.
  2. Твой бестолковый брат проболтался маме, что ты беременна. Сюрприза не получится.
    Your stupid brother blabbed to your mom that you’re pregnant. It will not be a surprise now.
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