how to pronounce unterstützen


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unterstützen is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… dann auch dir dich zu unterstützen bei …”

meanings of unterstützen


  1. To sustain, to support.
  2. To uphold, to maintain.
  3. To endorse, to give support, to show support, to back up, to promote, to encourage, to sponsor, to support.
  4. To support, to assist, to help, to aid.

unterstützen frequency in german - B1 level of CEFR

the word unterstützen occurs in german on average 39.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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