how to pronounce debatable


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debatable is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… and debatable i i really enjoy what he …”

meanings of debatable


  1. Able to be debated; up for discussion.
  2. Open to debate; not fully proved or confirmed.


  1. A topic that is open to debate.

debatable frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word debatable occurs in english on average 1.2 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.

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

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

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