how to pronounce denim


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denim is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… bottoms in darker denim or fabrics in …”

meanings of denim


  1. A textile often made of cotton with a distinct diagonal pattern.

denim frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word denim occurs in english on average 5.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) leisure and entertainment;

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