how to pronounce рулетка


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the above transcription of рулетка 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.

рулетка is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… ему email что сегодня там рулетка благо …”

meanings of рулетка


  1. Roulette (game of chance).
  2. Tape measure (retractable, e.g. for carpentry).

рулетка frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word рулетка occurs in russian on average 0.9 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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