Transcription (the accent is shown in capital letters):
[gu-BA nye DU-ra]
Translation / meaning:
lit.: the lip is not stupid
Said about a person who knows what he/she wants and dreams big.
More from "Russian idioms"
~ to roll in money
said about people that are alike in many ways, usually implying negative qualities
white spots, something unknown
~ to get up on the wrong side of the bed (about someone being moody)
(lit.) to burst at the seams to be in a state of complete decline, to fall apart, to collapse; (also about clothing) to be too tight to the wearer
to cause an unfavorable reaction (by being or having been overused, often repeated, boring etc); ~ to make one's mouth sore, to set one's teeth on edge
to make eyes (at), to give the glad eye
~ when hell freezes over