how to pronounce checked


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checked is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… they've checked but it is actually it's …”

meanings of checked


  1. Having a pattern of checks; checkered.
  2. Of syllables, having a coda.
  3. Verified or validated in some way.
  4. Of consonants, glottalized.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of check.

checked frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word checked occurs in english on average 36.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to checked


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