Shift #580

<crockery> → face

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Type Semantic evolution
Language Russian
Lexeme 1 rjaška / rjažka
Lexeme 2 rjaška, rjaha
Meaning 1 small tub, bucket ряжка 'washtub' (Russian Western dialects); ряшка 'washtub, bucket, pail' (Russian Southern dialects)
Meaning 2 face (substandard, contempt., vulg. ) a. Ряшку бы тебе за это начистить! 'You deserve to have your face smashed in!'
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Comment Dal'. ###Я ставлю "эволюция", т.к. носители русского языка в основном не знают, что это слово значило раньше.
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language English
Lexeme mug
Meaning 1 mug He had been drinking mugs of coffee to keep himself awake.
"Он выпивал много кружек кофе, чтобы не заснуть."
Meaning 2 face (slang) ugly mug
"противная рожа"
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Comment "A person's face," 1708, possibly from mug (n.1), on notion of drinking mugs shaped like grotesque faces. (www.etymonline.com)
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Type Polysemy
Language English
Lexeme pan
Meaning 1 pan to grease a pan
"смазывать сковороду жиром"
Meaning 2 face (Amer., colloq.)
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