how to pronounce scheuen


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the above transcription of scheuen 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.

scheuen is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… schon total brennt ja dann scheuen sie …”

meanings of scheuen


  1. To be afraid of, shrink from (+ vor).
  2. To shrink from; shun.

scheuen frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word scheuen occurs in german on average 3.9 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.

words that rhyme with scheuen


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