how to pronounce platt


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the above transcription of platt 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.

platt is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… der club dort jacko wurde platt gemacht …”

meanings of platt


  1. Bromidic, banal.
  2. Astonished, dumbstruck.
  3. Completely destroyed, razed to the ground.
  4. Flat.
  5. Very tired, exhausted.


  1. Low German.
  2. A dialect (regional language), usually a German (or Dutch) one.

platt frequency in german - B2 level of CEFR

the word platt occurs in german on average 16 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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