how to pronounce bleakness


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the above transcription of bleakness 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.

bleakness is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… even uh amidst the bleakness of the …”

meanings of bleakness


  1. The characteristic of being bleak.

bleakness frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word bleakness 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.

topics bleakness 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 bleakness can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

words that rhyme with bleakness


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