how to pronounce пустить


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the above transcription of пустить 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.

пустить is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… сообщение и ваши резюме ли пустить ваши …”

meanings of пустить


  1. To let in.
  2. To sprout, to put out, to put forth.
  3. To launch, to throw.
  4. To set going, to set in motion, to set in operation, to start, to set working.
  5. To let (go), to allow, to permit, to release.

пустить frequency in russian - C2 level of CEFR

the word пустить occurs in russian on average 8.7 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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