how to pronounce chutzpah


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chutzpah is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… the the chutzpah they'll have that …”

meanings of chutzpah


  1. Nearly arrogant courage; utter audacity, effrontery or impudence; supreme self-confidence; exaggerated self-opinion.

chutzpah frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word chutzpah occurs in english on average 0.5 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 chutzpah 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 chutzpah can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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