how to pronounce verbitterung


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verbitterung is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… geholfen nie in die verbitterung zu …”

meanings of verbitterung


  1. Bitterness, embitterment, acrimony, resentment, exasperation (the state of being embittered).
  2. Exasperation (the act of turning bitter).

verbitterung frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word verbitterung occurs in german on average 1.5 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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