how to pronounce chrysalis


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chrysalis is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… that's the chrysalis inside yep so …”

meanings of chrysalis


  1. The cocoon itself.
  2. The pupa of a butterfly or moth, enclosed inside a cocoon, in which metamorphosis takes place.
  3. A strong constraint; shackles.

chrysalis frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

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

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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