how to pronounce сливать


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the above transcription of сливать 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.

сливать is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… справа от меня и сливать меня …”

meanings of сливать


  1. To merge, to fuse.
  2. To have a piss.
  3. To uncover some information about.
  4. To pour out, to pour off, to empty, to drain.

сливать frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word сливать occurs in russian on average 1.5 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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