how to pronounce ломать


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the above transcription of ломать 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.

ломать is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… форматам ломать эту концепцию придумать …”

meanings of ломать


  1. To rack, to cause to ache.
  2. To quarry (stone).
  3. To break, to fracture.
  4. To cause (someone) to lose spirit or will.

ломать frequency in russian - C2 level of CEFR

the word ломать occurs in russian on average 5.9 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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