how to pronounce копить


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the above transcription of копить 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.

копить is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… это мои часы копить деньги у вас и или …”

meanings of копить


  1. To accumulate, to gather, to amass.
  2. To hide, to conceal (feelings, knowledge, etc.).
  3. To save up.
  4. To save up (money).

копить frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word копить occurs in russian on average 2.9 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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