how to pronounce deplorable


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deplorable is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… their past is deplorable their future is …”

meaning of deplorable

Deplorable means deserving or bringing disgrace.

deplorable frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word deplorable 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 deplorable 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 deplorable can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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