how to pronounce отгонять


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отгонять is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… ремонтник либо его отгонять час назад …”

meanings of отгонять


  1. To drive away.
  2. To try to get rid of, to suppress (a mental or physical state).

отгонять frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word отгонять 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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