how to pronounce depraved

/diːpˈɹɛɪvd/

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depraved frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word depraved occurs in english on average 0.5 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.

depraved is pronounced in two syllables

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dpɹɛɪvd

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

“… even on the depraved and disgusting …”

meanings of depraved

adjective:

  1. Perverted or extremely wrong in a moral sense.
  2. Distorted out of the normal course; abnormal.

verb:

  1. Simple past tense and past participle of deprave.

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