how to pronounce alms


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the above transcription of alms 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.

alms is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… a few alms why do you treat us so …”

meanings of alms


  1. Something given to the poor as charity, such as money, clothing or food.

alms frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word alms occurs in english on average 0.7 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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