how to pronounce перебирать


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перебирать is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… неделями перебирать название в поиске …”

meanings of перебирать


  1. To sort out, to look through.
  2. To be picky, to be choosy.
  3. To finger (strings of a string musical instrument).
  4. To move (one's feet), to advance (slowly).
  5. To take in excess, to take too much.
  6. To recall, to turn over in one's mind.

перебирать frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word перебирать occurs in russian on average 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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