how to pronounce опираться


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опираться is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… но он может опираться на образ отца и …”

meanings of опираться


  1. To lean, to rest (on, against).
  2. To rely (on), to depend on, to be guided (by).

опираться frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word опираться occurs in russian on average 3.2 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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