how to pronounce отставка


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the above transcription of отставка 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.

отставка is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… на юге франции но отставка длилось …”

meanings of отставка


  1. Resignation, retirement.

отставка frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word отставка occurs in russian on average 1.4 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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