how to pronounce kaution


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the above transcription of kaution 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.

kaution is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… er sagte wie hoch die kaution war sie …”

meanings of kaution


  1. Security deposit, damage deposit.
  2. Bail.

kaution frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word kaution occurs in german on average 2.5 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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