how to pronounce boredom


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the above transcription of boredom 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.

boredom is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… it might come from prolonged boredom all …”

meaning of boredom

Boredom is a state of mind or feeling of being bored.

boredom frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word boredom occurs in english on average 5.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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