how to pronounce auftreiben


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the above transcription of auftreiben 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.

auftreiben is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… das ist eine ziege auftreiben und dann …”

meanings of auftreiben


  1. To whirl up, to blow up.
  2. To raise (money).
  3. To rise (of dough).
  4. To find, to get, to get hold of, to come by.
  5. To bloat.

auftreiben frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word auftreiben occurs in german on average 2.5 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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