how to pronounce asthmatic


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the above transcription of asthmatic 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.

asthmatic is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… puff if you are asthmatic if you aren't …”

meanings of asthmatic


  1. Having the characteristics of asthma, as in an "asthmatic cough".


  1. A person who suffers from asthma.

asthmatic frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word asthmatic occurs in english on average 0.4 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.

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