how to pronounce тонировать


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the above transcription of тонировать 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.

тонировать is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… тонировать или не тонировать вот в чем …”

meanings of тонировать


  1. To reproduce the full sound of (a musical or spoken text).
  2. To decorate, to tint, to tone (to touch up, giving a desired color or tint).
  3. To set the tone, to prescribe the manner of behavior.

тонировать frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word тонировать occurs in russian on average 4.3 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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