how to pronounce schlemmen


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the above transcription of schlemmen 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.

schlemmen is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… richtig schlemmen ein selbstversuch mit …”

meanings of schlemmen


  1. To debauch, feast.

schlemmen frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word schlemmen occurs in german on average 1 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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