how to pronounce бросать


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the above transcription of бросать 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.

бросать is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… бесполезно бросать бомбы спустились бы в …”

meanings of бросать


  1. To throw, to drop.
  2. To send urgently.
  3. To abandon, to forsake.
  4. To give up, to quit, to leave off.
  5. To jilt.

бросать frequency in russian - C2 level of CEFR

the word бросать occurs in russian on average 7.1 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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