how to pronounce costumes


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costumes is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… like making costumes on stage to running …”

meanings of costumes


  1. Plural of costume.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of costume.

costumes frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word costumes occurs in english on average 11.9 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.

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

1) leisure and entertainment;

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