how to pronounce breadwinner


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breadwinner is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… decided we have a breadwinner and we …”

meanings of breadwinner


  1. The primary income-earner in a household.

breadwinner frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word breadwinner 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 breadwinner 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 breadwinner can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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