how to pronounce поражать


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поражать is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… что-то прошло можем поражать и отпустить …”

meanings of поражать


  1. To amaze, to strike, to stagger, to startle.
  2. To hit, to affect, to strike, to defeat (to infect or harm).

поражать frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word поражать occurs in russian on average 1 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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