how to pronounce streich


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the above transcription of streich 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.

streich is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… die streich zither also die griff hand …”

meanings of streich


  1. Practical joke, prank.
  2. Stroke (act of striking with a cutting weapon, the bare hand etc.).

streich frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word streich occurs in german on average 4 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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