how to pronounce bask


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the above transcription of bask 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.

bask is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… gonna shut up now and just bask in that …”

meanings of bask


  1. To take great pleasure or satisfaction; to feel warmth or happiness. (This verb is usually followed by "in").
  2. To bathe in warmth; to be exposed to pleasant heat.

bask frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word bask 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 bask 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 bask can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

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words that rhyme with bask


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