тянуть etymology

Russian word тянуть comes from Proto-Slavic *tęťi (to pull)

Detailed word origin of тянуть

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*tęťi Proto-Slavic (sla-pro) To pull.
*tęgnǫti Proto-Slavic (sla-pro) To pull.
тянуть Russian (rus) To drag out, delay, protract, procrastinate. To draw a wire. To draw up. To drawl, drag out speak slowly. To lay a cable. To long for. To make someone go, force to go. To pull, draw, haul, drag. To squeeze, extort. To weigh.