how to pronounce terrasse


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the above transcription of terrasse 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.

terrasse is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… als ich auf einer terrasse saß und über …”

meanings of terrasse


  1. Terrace (raised, flat-topped bank of earth with sloping sides).
  2. Patio, porch, veranda, terrace (platform that extends outwards from a building).
  3. Roof terrace, roof garden (flat roof of a building, accessible to the residents).

terrasse frequency in german - B2 level of CEFR

the word terrasse occurs in german on average 15 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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