how to pronounce geste


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the above transcription of geste 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.

geste is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… eben so noble geste 24 deswegen auch nur …”

meanings of geste


  1. Gesture.

geste frequency in german - C1 level of CEFR

the word geste occurs in german on average 8.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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