how to pronounce schmeißen


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the above transcription of schmeißen 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.

schmeißen is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… mal ein pokal schmeißen demnächst im …”

meanings of schmeißen


  1. To flub a scene, to corpse.
  2. To manage; to organize; to run.
  3. To pay for a round of drinks.
  4. To drop accidentally.
  5. To throw; to fling; to hurl; etc. Often used figuratively.

schmeißen frequency in german - C1 level of CEFR

the word schmeißen occurs in german on average 7.3 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.

words that rhyme with schmeißen


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