how to pronounce compliments


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the above transcription of compliments 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.

compliments is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… one of the greatest compliments I've …”

meanings of compliments


  1. Plural of compliment.
  2. Good wishes.

compliments frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word compliments occurs in english on average 6.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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