how to pronounce calisthenics


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the above transcription of calisthenics 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.

calisthenics is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… did all sorts of calisthenics and then …”

meanings of calisthenics


  1. Gymnastic exercises under the participation of a (surface-wise) multitude of muscles and often minimal equipment (thus, usually bodyweight exercises) with a stress on stamina.
  2. A system of such exercises.

calisthenics frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word calisthenics occurs in english on average 0.1 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 calisthenics 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 calisthenics can be often used in the following areas:

1) education, science, and technology;

2) leisure and entertainment;

words that rhyme with calisthenics


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