how to pronounce забрать


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забрать is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… они сказали что мы хотим забрать вашу …”

meanings of забрать


  1. To take away, to seize, to collect; to capture, to take possession.
  2. To arrest.
  3. To pick up (to collect a passenger).
  4. To collect, to pick up.
  5. To bear, to turn off, to turn aside.

забрать frequency in russian - C1 level of CEFR

the word забрать occurs in russian on average 18 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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