how to pronounce обман


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the above transcription of обман 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.

обман is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… представления является обман мы случае …”

meanings of обман


  1. Trick.
  2. Deceit, fraud.
  3. Deception.

обман frequency in russian - C2 level of CEFR

the word обман occurs in russian on average 8.9 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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