how to pronounce рисовать


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the above transcription of рисовать 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.

рисовать is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… втором слоге рисовать крышечку считаю …”

meanings of рисовать


  1. To draw, to design.
  2. To paint.

рисовать frequency in russian - B2 level of CEFR

the word рисовать occurs in russian on average 36.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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