how to pronounce отставить


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the above transcription of отставить 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.

отставить is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… посмотреть потом отставить или …”

meanings of отставить


  1. To set/put aside.
  2. To dismiss, to discharge.
  3. To thrust out.


  1. As you were!.

отставить frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word отставить occurs in russian on average 2.5 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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