how to pronounce abschreiten


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abschreiten is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… verbeugen und beim abschreiten der …”

meanings of abschreiten


  1. To pace or stride along (walk slowly along some path, as an officer inspecting a line of soldiers).
  2. To step off; to pace off (measure by steps).

abschreiten frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word abschreiten occurs in german on average 0.1 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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