how to pronounce windstoß


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the above transcription of windstoß 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.

windstoß is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… ein windstoß in einen baum äste biegen …”

meanings of windstoß


  1. Blast, bluster, flurry, puff (gust of wind).

windstoß frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word windstoß occurs in german on average 0.9 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.

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