how to pronounce vorziehen


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the above transcription of vorziehen 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.

vorziehen is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… usa vorziehen wenn man denkt dass milch …”

meanings of vorziehen


  1. To prefer, to favor.
  2. To advance, hasten (cause a scheduled event to happen earlier).

vorziehen frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word vorziehen occurs in german on average 3.3 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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