how to pronounce ashes


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the above transcription of ashes 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.

ashes is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… spread my ashes in the ocean my kids …”

meanings of ashes


  1. Plural of ash.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of ash.


  1. Plural of Ash.

ashes frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word ashes occurs in english on average 7.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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