how to pronounce compete


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the above transcription of compete 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.

compete is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… know it's a non-compete can be enforced …”

meaning of compete

Compete means to take part in a contest or race.

compete frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word compete occurs in english on average 16.3 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.

topics compete 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 compete can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) leisure and entertainment;

3) people, society, and culture;

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