how to pronounce gesamtkunstwerk


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gesamtkunstwerk is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… zum gesamtkunstwerk die anderen …”

meanings of gesamtkunstwerk


  1. A dazzling or flashy personality, particularly one who wears extraordinary clothes, piercings, tattoos, etc.
  2. A place, scene, or idea, often seemingly chaotic, which is implied to have an underlying beauty.
  3. Gesamtkunstwerk (artistic creation that encompasses music, theatre and the visual arts).

gesamtkunstwerk frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word gesamtkunstwerk occurs in german on average 1.1 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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