how to pronounce counterinsurgency


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counterinsurgency is pronounced in six syllables

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

“… stressful counterinsurgency drills …”

meanings of counterinsurgency


  1. Any political or military action taken to defeat insurgency, especially during guerrilla warfare.

counterinsurgency frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word counterinsurgency 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.

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