how to pronounce applied


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applied is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… a place where this applied you know we …”

meanings of applied


  1. Of a branch of science, serving another branch of science or engineering.
  2. Put into practical use.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of apply.

applied frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word applied occurs in english on average 33.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics applied 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 applied can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) education, science, and technology;

words with pronunciation similar to applied


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