how to pronounce придавать


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the above transcription of придавать 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.

придавать is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… чтобы не придавать историю широкой …”

meanings of придавать


  1. To increase, to strengthen.
  2. To give, to impart; to attach.

придавать frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word придавать occurs in russian on average 2.4 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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