how to pronounce banished


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banished is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… canoes conversation but banished the …”

meanings of banished


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of banish.


  1. Having been subject to banishment; kicked out and forbidden from returning; forbidden and prohibited.

banished frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word banished occurs in english on average 2.3 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 banished 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 banished can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

words that rhyme with banished


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