how to pronounce anguish


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the above transcription of anguish 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.

anguish is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… because through pain and anguish of his …”

meaning of anguish

Anguish is a feeling of intense mental or emotional distress.

anguish frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word anguish occurs in english on average 3.7 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.

words that rhyme with anguish


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