how to pronounce reißen


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the above transcription of reißen 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.

reißen is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… ob das land in das sie reißen wollen …”

meanings of reißen


  1. To break; to become torn apart.
  2. To tear (something); to pull (something) apart; to rip (something).
  3. To snatch; to wrench; to yank; to drag; to tug; to pull on (something).

reißen frequency in german - C1 level of CEFR

the word reißen occurs in german on average 12.3 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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