how to pronounce dummheit


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the above transcription of dummheit 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.

dummheit is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… ich habe eine dummheit gemacht war zu …”

meanings of dummheit


  1. Stupidity.

dummheit frequency in german - B2 level of CEFR

the word dummheit occurs in german on average 15.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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