how to pronounce behemoth


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behemoth is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… create this economic behemoth yet this …”

meanings of behemoth


  1. Something which has the qualities of great power and might, and monstrous proportions.
  2. Any great and mighty monster.
  3. A great and mighty beast God shows Job in Job 40:15-24.

behemoth frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word behemoth occurs in english on average 1.4 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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