how to pronounce associates


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associates is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… McKinney and his associates a similar …”

meanings of associates


  1. Plural of Associate.
  2. Plural of associate.


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

associates frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word associates occurs in english on average 11.6 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 associates 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 associates can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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