how to pronounce nachlassen


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the above transcription of nachlassen 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.

nachlassen is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… die könnten bei den nachlassen aber auch …”

meanings of nachlassen


  1. To discount, mark down.
  2. To abate, taper off.

nachlassen frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word nachlassen occurs in german on average 2.3 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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