how to pronounce отвал


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the above transcription of отвал 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.

отвал is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… сказать вот снести это начнет отвал весь …”

meanings of отвал


  1. Sailing off.
  2. Mouldboard, earthboard.
  3. Dump, slag-heap.
  4. In expressions only.

отвал frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word отвал occurs in russian on average 0.7 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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