how to pronounce задушить


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задушить is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… какой то это уже пытается задушить этого …”

meanings of задушить


  1. To oppress, to stifle, to repress, to suppress.
  2. To smother, to stifle, to strangle, to throttle.

задушить frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word задушить occurs in russian on average 0.9 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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