how to pronounce überwinden


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the above transcription of überwinden is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

überwinden is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… colomba ehre zu überwinden fachleute …”

meanings of überwinden


  1. To overcome, to get over.

überwinden frequency in german - B2 level of CEFR

the word überwinden occurs in german on average 15.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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