how to pronounce шум


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the above transcription of шум 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.

шум is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… да и какие шум и если в машине такая …”

meanings of шум


  1. Sensation, stir, bustle.
  2. Sound, murmur.
  3. Whirr.
  4. Noise, radio static.
  5. Uproar, din, blare, clamour, hubbub.

шум frequency in russian - B2 level of CEFR

the word шум occurs in russian on average 20.1 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.

words that rhyme with шум


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