how to pronounce kleckern


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the above transcription of kleckern 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.

kleckern is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… wer nicht kleckern sondern klotzen will …”

meanings of kleckern


  1. To fiddle about.
  2. To drip, spill.
  3. To dribble.

kleckern frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word kleckern occurs in german on average 0.5 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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