how to pronounce überfliegen


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überfliegen is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of überfliegen in a speech by a native speaker of standard german:

“… schweiz überfliegen kann …”

meanings of überfliegen


  1. To fly over.
  2. To skim; flick through (read quickly, skipping some detail).

überfliegen frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word überfliegen occurs in german on average 1.3 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.

words that rhyme with überfliegen


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