how to pronounce означать


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означать is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… семь это будет означать что он вежливо …”

meanings of означать


  1. To mean, to signify.
  2. To stand for, to represent, to betoken, to denote.

означать frequency in russian - C2 level of CEFR

the word означать occurs in russian on average 6.1 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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