how to pronounce расстрел


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the above transcription of расстрел 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.

расстрел is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… помним еще вот этот расстрел а вот здесь …”

meanings of расстрел


  1. Shooting, execution (by a firing squad).
  2. Shooting down, fusillade.

расстрел frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word расстрел 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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