how to pronounce дикость


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the above transcription of дикость 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.

дикость is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… и творил такую дикость как бы то ни было …”

meanings of дикость


  1. Wildness, savagery.
  2. Shyness, unsociableness, lack of sociability.

дикость frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word дикость 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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