how to pronounce dirigieren


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the above transcription of dirigieren 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.

dirigieren is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… wie ein thüringen dirigieren stehen an …”

meanings of dirigieren


  1. To direct, to channel.
  2. To conduct.

dirigieren frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word dirigieren occurs in german on average 1.2 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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