how to pronounce descendants


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the above transcription of descendants is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

descendants is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… lot more often like in descendants I …”

meanings of descendants


  1. Plural of descendant.

descendants frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word descendants occurs in english on average 5.3 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 descendants 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 descendants can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

words that rhyme with descendants


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