how to pronounce прихватить


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прихватить is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… чем-нибудь прихватить участников да …”

meanings of прихватить


  1. To catch up, to seize up, to grab, to borrow, to grip.
  2. To tack.
  3. To fasten, to tie up.
  4. To nip, to damage, to touch (of frost).

прихватить frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word прихватить occurs in russian on average 1.6 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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