how to pronounce capacity


audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

the above transcription of capacity 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.

capacity is pronounced in four syllables

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn how to precisely pronounce each sound of capacity

example pitch curve for pronunciation of capacity


test your pronunciation of capacity

press the "test" button to check how closely you can replicate the pitch of a native speaker in your pronunciation of capacity

video examples of capacity pronunciation

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

“… probably be closer to capacity so let's …”

meaning of capacity

Capacity means the amount of space that something can hold or the amount of something that can be contained.

capacity frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word capacity occurs in english on average 22.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics capacity 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 capacity can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

words that rhyme with capacity


Did this page help you?