how to pronounce кулак


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кулак is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… а кулак спрятать меч в ножны да и к тому …”

meanings of кулак


  1. Concentrated force.
  2. Kulak (a prosperous peasant in the Russian Empire or the Soviet Union, who owned land and could hire workers).
  3. Fist.
  4. Cam.

кулак frequency in russian - C2 level of CEFR

the word кулак occurs in russian on average 5.4 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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