how to pronounce anemic


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anemic is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… we're seeing that sort of anemic uh …”

meanings of anemic


  1. Of, pertaining to, or suffering from anemia.
  2. Weak; listless; lacking power, vigor, vitality, or colorfulness.


  1. An individual who has anemia.

anemic frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word anemic occurs in english on average 0.9 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 anemic 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 anemic can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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