how to pronounce bury


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the above transcription of bury 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.

bury is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… we have to bury him you shot me in my …”

meaning of bury

To bury means to place a dead body in the ground in a grave.

bury frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word bury occurs in english on average 6.2 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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