how to pronounce совать


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the above transcription of совать 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.

совать is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… где можно совать нос в чужие дела и …”

meanings of совать


  1. To butt in.
  2. To slip, to give.
  3. To put.
  4. To poke, to stick in.

совать frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word совать occurs in russian on average 1.4 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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