how to pronounce unbeholfenheit


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the above transcription of unbeholfenheit 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.

unbeholfenheit is pronounced in five syllables

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

“… topf werfen mit unbeholfenheit dann ist …”

meanings of unbeholfenheit


  1. Clumsiness, awkwardness, unwieldiness, helplessness (the state of being clumsy, awkward, etc.).
  2. (an act of clumsiness).

unbeholfenheit frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word unbeholfenheit occurs in german on average 0.4 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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