how to pronounce сыпать


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сыпать is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… дмитрий продолжают сыпать нам дано ты и …”

meanings of сыпать


  1. To pour (of friable/solid objects, such as sand; not liquids).
  2. To squander.

сыпать frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word сыпать occurs in russian on average 1.3 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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