how to pronounce zustoßen


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the above transcription of zustoßen 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.

zustoßen is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… dass ihm etwas zustoßen könnte …”

meanings of zustoßen


  1. To push quickly and forcefully.
  2. To happen to (especially something bad).

zustoßen frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word zustoßen occurs in german on average 0.5 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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