how to pronounce nachteil


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the above transcription of nachteil 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.

nachteil is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… tempel dienen wurde sogar nachteil hat …”

meanings of nachteil


  1. Drawback.
  2. Disadvantage, demerit.

nachteil frequency in german - C1 level of CEFR

the word nachteil occurs in german on average 13.6 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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