how to pronounce langweilen


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the above transcription of langweilen 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.

langweilen is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… setzen hier rum und langweilen sich die …”

meanings of langweilen


  1. To bore (inspire boredom in somebody).
  2. To be bored, to feel bored.

langweilen frequency in german - C1 level of CEFR

the word langweilen occurs in german on average 7.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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