how to pronounce cats


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the above transcription of cats 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.

cats is pronounced in one syllable

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video examples of cats pronunciation

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

“… okay anyway that's the cats now for the …”

meanings of cats


  1. Plural of Cat.
  2. Plural of CAT.
  3. Plural of cat.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of cat.

cats frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word cats occurs in english on average 32.4 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 cats 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 cats can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

words with pronunciation similar to cats


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