how to pronounce опасение


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the above transcription of опасение 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.

опасение is pronounced in five syllables

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

“… наибольшее опасение дело в том что …”

meanings of опасение


  1. Fear, anxiety, apprehension, alarm.

опасение frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word опасение occurs in russian on average 1.9 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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