how to pronounce cede


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the above transcription of cede 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.

cede is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… back we should not cede another syllable …”

meanings of cede


  1. To give up; yield to another.
  2. To give way.

cede frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word cede occurs in english on average 0.4 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 cede 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 cede can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to cede


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