how to pronounce горсть


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the above transcription of горсть 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.

горсть is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… была взята на горсть город в день 2 раза …”

meanings of горсть


  1. Handful, fistful.
  2. Hollow of the hand, cupped hand.

горсть frequency in russian - C2 level of CEFR

the word горсть occurs in russian on average 4.6 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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