how to pronounce schwarzenegger


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schwarzenegger is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of schwarzenegger in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… um working with arnold schwarzenegger on …”

meanings of schwarzenegger


  1. A surname; used specifically of Arnold Schwarzenegger (b. 1947), an Austrian-American businessman and governor of California, known especially for his success as a professional bodybuilder and action film actor.


  1. An exceptionally muscular bodybuilder.

schwarzenegger frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word schwarzenegger occurs in english on average 1.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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