how to pronounce entbehren


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the above transcription of entbehren 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.

entbehren is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… grundlage entbehren im internet aber …”

meanings of entbehren


  1. To be deprived of.
  2. To be without, to lack, to miss.
  3. To do without, to dispense with.

entbehren frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word entbehren 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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