how to pronounce шик


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the above transcription of шик 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.

шик is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… ты по-русски говоря о потере шик не …”

meanings of шик


  1. Chic, stylishness, ostentatious smartness, good style.

шик frequency in russian - C2 level of CEFR

the word шик occurs in russian on average 6.2 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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