how to pronounce bothered


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bothered is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… and not at all be bothered by a single …”

meanings of bothered


  1. Caused to show discomposure.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of bother.

bothered frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word bothered occurs in english on average 17.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

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