how to pronounce preisgeben


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the above transcription of preisgeben 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.

preisgeben is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… sagt jetzt nicht so preisgeben weil …”

meanings of preisgeben


  1. To abandon, to forsake or betray.
  2. To disclose, to reveal, to no longer keep secret.

preisgeben frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word preisgeben occurs in german on average 2.6 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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