how to pronounce afoot


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the above transcription of afoot 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.

afoot is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… years ago are still afoot in the world …”

meaning of afoot

Afoot means walking on foot.

afoot frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word afoot occurs in english on average 1.3 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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