how to pronounce delude


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delude is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… so how frequently do we delude ourselves …”

meanings of delude


  1. To frustrate or disappoint.
  2. To deceive into believing something which is false; to lead into error; to dupe.

delude frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word delude occurs in english on average 0.3 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 delude 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 delude can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

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