how to pronounce aufdrehen


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the above transcription of aufdrehen 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.

aufdrehen is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… panels nicht aufdrehen und außerdem ist …”

meanings of aufdrehen


  1. To turn on.
  2. To screw open, unscrew.

aufdrehen frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word aufdrehen occurs in german on average 1.4 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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