how to pronounce подушка


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the above transcription of подушка 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.

подушка is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… это подушка так сказать безопасности …”

meanings of подушка


  1. Pillow, cushion.

подушка frequency in russian - C2 level of CEFR

the word подушка occurs in russian on average 9.8 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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