how to pronounce desertion


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the above transcription of desertion 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.

desertion is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… dwell on his desertion of his children …”

meanings of desertion


  1. The act of deserting.

desertion frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

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

1) people, society, and culture;

words that rhyme with desertion


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