how to pronounce уйти


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the above transcription of уйти 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.

уйти is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… вы становитесь монахом, вы не можете уйти, когда присоединились к монастырю …”

meanings of уйти


  1. To sink, to plunge.
  2. To escape, to evade.
  3. To fail.
  4. To be spent.
  5. To die.
  6. To leave, to depart, to go (away) (by foot).
  7. To be lost.
  8. To resign, to retire.

уйти frequency in russian - B2 level of CEFR

the word уйти occurs in russian on average 31.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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