how to pronounce schachmatt


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schachmatt is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… mehr oder weniger schachmatt gesetzt …”

meanings of schachmatt


  1. Checkmate (said when making the conclusive move in chess).


  1. Checkmated.


  1. Checkmate (said when making the conclusive move in chess).

schachmatt frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word schachmatt occurs in german on average 0.5 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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