how to pronounce lebenslüge


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the above transcription of lebenslüge 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.

lebenslüge is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… man könnte sagen lebenslüge aufwächst da …”

meanings of lebenslüge


  1. Grand lie, grand delusion: a self-deception which forms a core part of a person or group's identity.

lebenslüge frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word lebenslüge occurs in german on average 0.6 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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