how to pronounce verzeihung


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the above transcription of verzeihung 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.

verzeihung is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… das bitte ich sie um verzeihung da haben …”

meanings of verzeihung


  1. Forgiveness.

verzeihung frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word verzeihung occurs in german on average 4.9 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.

words that rhyme with verzeihung


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