how to pronounce прижать


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the above transcription of прижать 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.

прижать is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… типа вот так и надо прижать что мечтает …”

meanings of прижать


  1. To press hard, to put in a tight situation.
  2. To press (to), to clasp (to).

прижать frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word прижать occurs in russian on average 3.3 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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