how to pronounce затмить


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затмить is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… успешны и возможно могли и затмить побег …”

meanings of затмить


  1. To obscure, to make unclear (e.g. thoughts).
  2. To obscure, to make invisible, to eclipse.
  3. To eclipse, to surpass, to outdo, to outshine.
  4. To outshine.

затмить frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word затмить 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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