how to pronounce cleverness


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the above transcription of cleverness 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.

cleverness is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… it and the the cleverness of the lyrics …”

meanings of cleverness


  1. Something clever, or done cleverly.
  2. The property of being clever.

cleverness frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word cleverness occurs in english on average 1.2 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 cleverness 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 cleverness can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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