how to pronounce coveted


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the above transcription of coveted 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.

coveted is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… survive this coveted pandemic and what …”

meanings of coveted


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of covet.


  1. Highly sought-after.

coveted frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word coveted occurs in english on average 3.3 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 coveted 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 coveted can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

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