how to pronounce wrack


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the above transcription of wrack 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.

wrack is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… ich war ein wrack konnte meine leistung …”

meanings of wrack


  1. Wreck (damaged remains of a ship, airplane, etc.).
  2. Wreck (physically and/or mentally unstable person).

wrack frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word wrack occurs in german on average 2.1 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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