how to pronounce compared


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the above transcription of compared 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.

compared is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… how elevated it was compared to what we …”

meanings of compared


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of compare.

compared frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word compared occurs in english on average 49.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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