how to pronounce погасить


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погасить is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… одно а можно свет погасить что было …”

meanings of погасить


  1. To slake (lime).
  2. To kill, to murder, to waste; to beat.
  3. To put out, to extinguish.
  4. To kill (a ball).
  5. To cancel (debt); to make invalid.
  6. To turn off (light).
  7. To quench.

погасить frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word погасить occurs in russian on average 2.9 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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