how to pronounce стресс


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the above transcription of стресс 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.

стресс is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… заход инвестиций это был стресс то есть …”

meanings of стресс


  1. Stress, strain (emotional pressure).

стресс frequency in russian - C1 level of CEFR

the word стресс occurs in russian on average 11.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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