how to pronounce scheu


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the above transcription of scheu 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.

scheu is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… es gibt eine große scheu in deutschland …”

meanings of scheu


  1. Shy (reserved).
  2. Shy, skittish, startlish (easily frightened).


  1. Shyness.

scheu frequency in german - C1 level of CEFR

the word scheu occurs in german on average 6.4 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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