How to read (transcription):
lit: to put a cross
to finish with something, to “bury” it in figurative sense
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end, trouble, breakdown
crazy, nuts, wacko
(lit: as only so promptly) an informal way to avoid answering question 'when?'
(reluctant) it's ok, fine
Often it is used in a contraposition, where after "куда ни шло" goes "но" (but).
complicated, intricate, abstruse, recondite
to ask, to borrow (something from someone)
to fall asleep (fast), to collapse, to pass out
to be answerable (for), to take the rap (for)