how to pronounce hochfahren


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the above transcription of hochfahren 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.

hochfahren is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… die wir jetzt genau so hochfahren müssen …”

meanings of hochfahren


  1. To become upset.
  2. To boot.
  3. To drive upwards/northwards.

hochfahren frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word hochfahren occurs in german on average 1.6 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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