how to pronounce kaff


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the above transcription of kaff 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.

kaff is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… auch ich dieses kaff rica tritt fasst …”

meanings of kaff


  1. Junk, rubbish.
  2. Chaff.
  3. Backwater, Hicksville, bumfuck (a backwards, boring rural town or village).

kaff frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word kaff occurs in german on average 5.1 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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