how to pronounce einhalten


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the above transcription of einhalten 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.

einhalten is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… verlässlichkeit und das einhalten von …”

meanings of einhalten


  1. To keep (an appointment, a promise etc.), observe, follow (a tradition, rule, diet etc.).
  2. To maintain (speed, direction, course etc.).
  3. To abide by, to comply with (a decision, rules etc.).
  4. Discontinue, stop doing (something) (mit (etwas)).

einhalten frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word einhalten 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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