how to pronounce butchered


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the above transcription of butchered 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.

butchered is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… Oh things are all butchered great get to …”

meanings of butchered


  1. Taken apart, destroyed or distorted beyond recognition.
  2. Taken apart professionally, as a butcher might.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of butcher.

butchered frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

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

1) communication, information, and media;

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