how to pronounce чесать


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the above transcription of чесать 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.

чесать is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… что это позволялось чесать на территории …”

meanings of чесать


  1. To card, to comb.
  2. To comb.
  3. To scratch (in order to remove itching).

чесать frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word чесать 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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