how to pronounce смятение


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the above transcription of смятение 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.

смятение is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… вызывают большое смятение в умах о …”

meanings of смятение


  1. Commotion, whirl.
  2. Distraction.
  3. Tumult.
  4. Alarm (sudden surprise with fear or terror).
  5. Perturbation.
  6. Turmoil, agitation.
  7. Dither.
  8. Confusion, disarray, tizzy.

смятение frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word смятение occurs in russian on average 1.8 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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