how to pronounce гудок


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the above transcription of гудок 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.

гудок is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… это но со струнами это гудок гудок и …”

meanings of гудок


  1. Gudok (an ancient Russian musical instrument).
  2. Hooter; toot; siren; honk; whistle (ship, train, factory, car, etc.).

гудок frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word гудок occurs in russian on average 0.8 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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