how to pronounce запрет


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the above transcription of запрет 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.

запрет is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… это значит на запрет да но это не всегда …”

meanings of запрет


  1. Prohibition, interdiction, ban.

запрет frequency in russian - C1 level of CEFR

the word запрет occurs in russian on average 14.8 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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