how to pronounce crevasse

/kɹəˈvæs/

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crevasse frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word crevasse 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.

crevasse is pronounced in two syllables

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kɹəvæs

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

“… down this crevasse for example and now …”

meanings of crevasse

noun:

  1. A breach in a canal or river bank.
  2. A discontinuity or “gap" between the accounted variables and an observed outcome.
  3. A crack or fissure in a glacier or snowfield; a chasm.

verb:

  1. To form crevasses.
  2. To fissure with crevasses.

words with pronunciation similar to crevasse

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