how to pronounce lebensmittel


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the above transcription of lebensmittel 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.

lebensmittel is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… viele finden die lebensmittel auf dem …”

meanings of lebensmittel


  1. Groceries; roughly, though not usually including housewares.
  2. Any item or substance intended for human consumption (excluding medical drugs and mind-altering drugs other than alcohol).

lebensmittel frequency in german - B2 level of CEFR

the word lebensmittel occurs in german on average 22.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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