how to pronounce опускать


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опускать is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… бы сказать прекратите и опускать то что …”

meanings of опускать


  1. To let down, to lower, to sink (to allow to descend).
  2. To omit, to leave out.

опускать frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word опускать occurs in russian on average 2.9 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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