how to pronounce versetzen


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the above transcription of versetzen 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.

versetzen is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… anderen in den zustand zu versetzen den …”

meanings of versetzen


  1. To put, to move (into a state or position).
  2. To deal, to give (a blow, hit etc.).
  3. To promote (to the next grade).
  4. To transfer (to a different work place or position).


  1. Movement, displacement.
  2. Addition, mixing.

versetzen frequency in german - C1 level of CEFR

the word versetzen occurs in german on average 7.3 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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