how to pronounce combat


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the above transcription of combat 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.

combat is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… end of combat employers now had to deal …”

meaning of combat

Combat is a fight or struggle between two or more opposing forces.

combat frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word combat occurs in english on average 15.9 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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