how to pronounce curate


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the above transcription of curate 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.

curate is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… so how do you curate the content to kind …”

meanings of curate


  1. To work or act as a curator.
  2. To apply selectivity and taste to, as a collection of fashion items or web pages.
  3. To act as a curator for.


  1. A parish priest.
  2. An assistant rector or vicar.

curate frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word curate occurs in english on average 0.6 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 curate 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 curate can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) leisure and entertainment;

3) people, society, and culture;

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