how to pronounce заливать


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заливать is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… судну дала трещину начала заливать его …”

meanings of заливать


  1. To lie, tell lies.
  2. To upload, to put up.
  3. To flood (in terms of bodies of water).
  4. To pour on, to spill.
  5. To fill up (with liquid).

заливать frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word заливать occurs in russian on average 3 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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