how to pronounce заткнуть


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заткнуть is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… маньяка махала а чтобы заткнуть рот …”

meanings of заткнуть


  1. To stick, to thrust.
  2. To stop up, to plug, to cork.

заткнуть frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word заткнуть occurs in russian on average 1.4 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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