how to pronounce pfosten


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the above transcription of pfosten 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.

pfosten is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… den pfosten der nachschuss von rahman …”

meanings of pfosten


  1. Post; pole; pale (such an object used for purposes other than stabilisation).
  2. Goalpost.
  3. Post; pillar (long, fairly thick piece of wood or metal used to stabilise something).

pfosten frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word pfosten occurs in german on average 1.5 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.

words that rhyme with pfosten


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