how to pronounce rot

/ʁoːt/

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rot is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… der scheibe ist sie rot oder braun wie …”

meanings of rot

adjective:

  1. Pertaining to the social democratic SPD or the more rigidly socialist Linke.
  2. Red-haired.
  3. Red (colour).
  4. (politics) red; pertaining to Marxism in the widest sense; social democratic; socialist; communist.
  5. Redskin; Native American; Indian.

noun:

  1. The suit hearts in German playing cards.
  2. The colour red.
  3. Gules; red in heraldry.

words with pronunciation similar to rot

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