how to pronounce circles


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the above transcription of circles 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.

circles is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… in the in inner circles if you will he …”

meanings of circles


  1. Plural of circle.


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

circles frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word circles occurs in english on average 23.5 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.

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