how to pronounce оборот


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the above transcription of оборот 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.

оборот is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… важно отметить что вновь оборот на бирже …”

meanings of оборот


  1. Turnover.
  2. Circulation.
  3. Turn of events.
  4. Rotation, turnover.
  5. Turn, revolution (movement about an axis).

оборот frequency in russian - C1 level of CEFR

the word оборот occurs in russian on average 12 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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