how to pronounce schmähen


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the above transcription of schmähen 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.

schmähen is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… meine frau zu schmähen ihr widersetzt …”

meanings of schmähen


  1. To blaspheme.
  2. To revile; mock; verbally abuse.

schmähen frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word schmähen occurs in german on average 0.2 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 schmähen


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