how to pronounce открыть


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открыть is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… рибосомой с целью именно не открыть их …”

meanings of открыть


  1. To open.
  2. To reveal.
  3. To turn on.
  4. To discover.
  5. To inaugurate.
  6. To unveil.
  7. To disclose.

открыть frequency in russian - B1 level of CEFR

the word открыть occurs in russian on average 41.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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