how to pronounce circumvention


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circumvention is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… kind of anti-circumvention rules I …”

meanings of circumvention


  1. The act of evading by going around (bypassing).
  2. The act of prevailing over another by fraud or deception.

circumvention frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word circumvention occurs in english on average 0.1 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 circumvention 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 circumvention can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to circumvention


words that rhyme with circumvention


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