how to pronounce баловство


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баловство is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of баловство in a speech by a native speaker of standard russian:

“… покупках вот это баловство когда сказал …”

meanings of баловство


  1. Something not serious, e.g. not a serious hobby, infatuation, etc.
  2. Naughtiness, mischievousness.
  3. Petting, spoiling, over-indulgence.

баловство frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word баловство occurs in russian on average 1.2 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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