how to pronounce опора


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the above transcription of опора 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.

опора is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… танков в год и опора на собственные …”

meanings of опора


  1. Buttress, pier (anything that serves to support something).
  2. Support, prop, rest.

опора frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word опора occurs in russian on average 4.2 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.

words that rhyme with опора


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