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(təˈvɑːrɪʃ; Russian taˈvariʃtʃ) ,




comrade: a term of address
[from Russian]
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Noun1.tovarisch - a comrade (especially in Russian communism)tovarisch - a comrade (especially in Russian communism)
Russia, Soviet Union, Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, USSR - a former communist country in eastern Europe and northern Asia; established in 1922; included Russia and 14 other soviet socialist republics (Ukraine and Byelorussia and others); officially dissolved 31 December 1991
companion, comrade, familiar, fellow, associate - a friend who is frequently in the company of another; "drinking companions"; "comrades in arms"
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TOVARISCH, I AMNOT DEAD (12A, 83 mins) Award-winning filmmaker Stuart Urban embarks on a personal journey to retrace the steps of his father Garri, who survived the Holocaust and the Gulag.
Beginning in the Jewish rural community of his father's birth, Tovarisch, I AmNot Dead intercuts Stuart's video diaries, which were shot over a period of 14 years, with 16mm home movies from the '50s to recount Garri's extraordinary journey, which includes the discovery that he is still listed as an international spy on the KGB's wanted list.
Ho, Tovarisch, you think you have solved all your sordid little pellet problems -- not so