how to pronounce ersticken


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the above transcription of ersticken 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.

ersticken is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… bereits im keim ersticken oder besser …”

meanings of ersticken


  1. To suffocate.
  2. To smother.

ersticken frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word ersticken occurs in german on average 5.2 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.

words that rhyme with ersticken


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