how to pronounce zigarette


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the above transcription of zigarette 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.

zigarette is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… freunden sein eine zigarette und sich …”

meanings of zigarette


  1. Cigarette.

zigarette frequency in german - B2 level of CEFR

the word zigarette occurs in german on average 16 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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