how to pronounce мотать


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the above transcription of мотать 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.

мотать is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… методичка 4 шаговая мотать трансформации …”

meanings of мотать


  1. To reel, to wind.
  2. To wave, to shake.
  3. To rewind, to fast forward (e.g. tape on a cassette recorder).
  4. To squander, to waste.
  5. To do (time - in prison).

мотать frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word мотать occurs in russian on average 0.7 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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