how to pronounce behead


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the above transcription of behead 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.

behead is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… uh behead columbus and washington …”

meanings of behead


  1. To remove the head of; to cut someone's head off.

behead frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word behead occurs in english on average 0.2 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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