how to pronounce dieb


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the above transcription of dieb 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.

dieb is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… dann sagte so der dieb und im schnitt …”

meanings of dieb


  1. Thief (male or of unspecified sex).

dieb frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word dieb occurs in german on average 4.5 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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