how to pronounce verachtung


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the above transcription of verachtung 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.

verachtung is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… zeigten unverhohlen ihre verachtung des …”

meanings of verachtung


  1. Contempt, disdain.

verachtung frequency in german - C1 level of CEFR

the word verachtung occurs in german on average 7.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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