how to pronounce briefs


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briefs is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… grief into boxer briefs crisper newer …”

meanings of briefs


  1. A very short, close-fitting type of underpants.
  2. Plural of brief.


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

briefs frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word briefs occurs in english on average 1.4 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 briefs 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 briefs can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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