how to pronounce aufsetzen


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the above transcription of aufsetzen 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.

aufsetzen is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… spieler masken aufsetzen vater geist von …”

meanings of aufsetzen


  1. To put on (coffee or tea).
  2. To touch down.
  3. To touch the ground.
  4. To put on (something to be worn on the head).
  5. To sit up.
  6. To draft; to compose (a written document).


  1. Touchdown.

aufsetzen frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word aufsetzen occurs in german on average 4.1 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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