how to pronounce commanded


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the above transcription of commanded 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.

commanded is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… he commanded a lot of respect from …”

meanings of commanded


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of command.

commanded frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word commanded occurs in english on average 5.3 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 commanded 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 commanded can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) people, society, and culture;

words that rhyme with commanded


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