how to pronounce обновить


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обновить is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… с одинаковыми целями обновить язык и …”

meanings of обновить


  1. To renovate, to refresh, to repair, to make as good as new.
  2. To use/try out for the first time, to give a first trial, (clothes) to wear for the first time.
  3. To renew, to update.

обновить frequency in russian - C2 level of CEFR

the word обновить occurs in russian on average 8.1 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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