how to pronounce animosity


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the above transcription of animosity 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.

animosity is pronounced in five syllables

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

“… it than just personal animosity yeah …”

meanings of animosity


  1. Violent hatred leading to active opposition; active enmity; energetic dislike.

animosity frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word animosity occurs in english on average 1.4 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 animosity 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 animosity can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to animosity


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