how to pronounce fassen


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the above transcription of fassen 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.

fassen is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… wir derzeit noch gar nicht fassen ich …”

meanings of fassen


  1. To accept, to believe (a misfortune).
  2. To compose oneself (to calm, to free from agitation).
  3. To grasp, to catch.
  4. To seize, to capture.
  5. To gird, to surround, to confine into a form.

fassen frequency in german - B1 level of CEFR

the word fassen occurs in german on average 31.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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