how to pronounce schwenken


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The above transcription of schwenken 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.

schwenken is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… wie dieser mut auf einmal schwenken kann …”

meanings of schwenken


  1. To wave; to brandish.
  2. To flip food in a pan.
  3. To pan (a camera).
  4. To swivel (a lamp etc.).
  5. To swing.

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