how to pronounce conniption


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conniption is pronounced in three syllables

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meanings of conniption


  1. A fit of laughing; convulsion.
  2. A fit of anger or panic; conniption fit. When she came downstairs and saw what her children were eating, she had a conniption.

conniption frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word conniption occurs in english on average 0.1 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 conniption 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 conniption can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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