how to pronounce designed


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designed is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… the Ferb oh oh this was designed to give …”

meanings of designed


  1. Created according to a design.
  2. Planned; designated.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of design.

designed frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word designed occurs in english on average 66.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

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