how to pronounce freuen


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the above transcription of freuen 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.

freuen is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… sieht man sofort hin sich freuen es gibt …”

meanings of freuen


  1. To gladden, to make glad, to make pleased.
  2. To be glad, to be pleased.
  3. To look forward.

freuen frequency in german - A2 level of CEFR

the word freuen occurs in german on average 93.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

words that rhyme with freuen


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