how to pronounce протирать


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протирать is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… теперь не нужно было протирать стекло …”

meanings of протирать


  1. To wipe, to rub.
  2. To rub through, to grate.
  3. To wear through, to wear into holes, to fray, to rub a hole (in).

протирать frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word протирать occurs in russian on average 2.5 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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