how to pronounce broadband


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the above transcription of broadband 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.

broadband is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… digitizing london free broadband for all …”

meanings of broadband


  1. An internet connection provisioned over an existing service using alternate signal frequencies such as ADSL or cable modem.
  2. A wide band of electromagnetic frequencies.


  1. Of, pertaining to, or carrying a wide band of electromagnetic frequencies.

broadband frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word broadband occurs in english on average 4.4 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 broadband 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 broadband can be often used in the following areas:

1) transport and travel;

words with pronunciation similar to broadband


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