how to pronounce heuschrecke


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heuschrecke is pronounced in three syllables

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meanings of heuschrecke


  1. An investor from West Germany who did this in the former GDR, exploiting the chaos following German reunification.
  2. An investor who buys enterprises or properties and deals with them in a way that harms the local population.
  3. Grasshopper; locust.

heuschrecke frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word heuschrecke 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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