how to pronounce rat


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the above transcription of rat 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.

rat is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… und wo muss ich aber den rat so zu sagen …”

meanings of rat


  1. Council.
  2. Councilor, councillor.
  3. Advice, counsel.

rat frequency in german - B1 level of CEFR

the word rat occurs in german on average 31.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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