how to pronounce обход


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the above transcription of обход 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.

обход is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… который идет в обход нашего сознания то …”

meanings of обход


  1. Roundabout way, detour.
  2. Evasion, circumvention.
  3. Turning movement.
  4. Round.

обход frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word обход occurs in russian on average 4 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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