how to pronounce betrays


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betrays is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… the Great Wave betrays a clear Western …”

meanings of betrays


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of betray.

betrays frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word betrays occurs in english on average 0.9 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 betrays 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 betrays can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to betrays


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