how to pronounce укол


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the above transcription of укол 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.

укол is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… таком знаете как горячий укол будет я …”

meanings of укол


  1. Hit, touch.
  2. Piquing remark, provoking remark.
  3. Prick, pricking.
  4. Injection, shot.

укол frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word укол occurs in russian on average 1.9 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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