how to pronounce сорвать


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the above transcription of сорвать 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.

сорвать is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… своими над любимым сорвать вот та самая …”

meanings of сорвать


  1. To pick, to pluck (flowers or fruits).
  2. To tear off.
  3. To vent (upon).
  4. To ruin, to destroy, to frustrate, to derange (e.g. a plan, work).
  5. To wrench off (thread).

сорвать frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word сорвать occurs in russian on average 3.1 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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