how to pronounce завалить


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завалить is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… удается завалить старую каталонскую …”

meanings of завалить


  1. To heap up, to bury.
  2. To block, to obstruct.

завалить frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word завалить occurs in russian on average 0.7 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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