how to pronounce detonated


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detonated is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… people detonated bombs at the State …”

meanings of detonated


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of detonate.

detonated frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word detonated occurs in english on average 0.8 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.

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