how to pronounce antipathy


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antipathy is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… lot of territorial antipathy between the …”

meanings of antipathy


  1. A feeling of dislike (normally towards someone, less often towards something); repugnance or distaste.
  2. Natural contrariety or incompatibility.

antipathy frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word antipathy occurs in english on average 0.5 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 antipathy 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 antipathy can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to antipathy


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