how to pronounce copulate


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copulate is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… it is it sports copulate this happens it …”

meanings of copulate


  1. Joining subject and predicate; copulative.
  2. Joined; associated; coupled.


  1. To engage in sexual intercourse.

copulate frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word copulate occurs in english on average 0.2 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.

words that rhyme with copulate


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