how to pronounce ступить


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the above transcription of ступить 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.

ступить is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… убегали того 1 ступить там обучении …”

meanings of ступить


  1. To blunt, to make dull.
  2. To tread, to step on.

ступить frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word ступить occurs in russian on average 1.2 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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