how to pronounce застыть


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застыть is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… равиль то застыть то вовсе отвалится …”

meanings of застыть


  1. To freeze, to feel cold; to catch cold.
  2. To thicken, to harden, to solidify.
  3. To stiffen, to freeze, to be / become / stand stockstill.
  4. To cool down.

застыть frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word застыть occurs in russian on average 1 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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