how to pronounce adornment


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the above transcription of adornment 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.

adornment is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of adornment in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… for weapons adornment you can focus on …”

meanings of adornment


  1. The act of decorating.
  2. A decoration; that which adorns.

adornment frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word adornment occurs in english on average 0.8 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.

topics adornment can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that adornment can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) leisure and entertainment;

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