how to pronounce избегать


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the above transcription of избегать 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.

избегать is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… может избегать игорь тебе нужно …”

meanings of избегать


  1. To refrain from.
  2. To escape (from trouble, misfortune, punishment, etc.).
  3. To keep off, to steer clear, to shun.
  4. To run (many places), to run about, to run all over.
  5. To avoid, to evade, to elude.

избегать frequency in russian - C1 level of CEFR

the word избегать occurs in russian on average 10.6 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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