how to pronounce digest


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digest is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… cows and sheep have to digest food that …”

meanings of digest


  1. To think over and arrange methodically in the mind; to reduce to a plan or method; to receive in the mind and consider carefully; to get an understanding of; to comprehend.
  2. To quieten or reduce (a negative feeling, such as anger or grief).
  3. To expose to a gentle heat in a boiler or matrass, as a preparation for chemical operations.
  4. To separate (the food) in its passage through the alimentary canal into the nutritive and nonnutritive elements; to prepare, by the action of the digestive juices, for conversion into blood; to convert into chyme.
  5. To ripen; to mature.
  6. To suppurate; to generate pus, as an ulcer.
  7. To cause to suppurate, or generate pus, as an ulcer or wound.
  8. To undergo digestion.
  9. To distribute or arrange methodically; to work over and classify; to reduce to portions for ready use or application.
  10. To bear comfortably or patiently; to be reconciled to; to brook.


  1. Any collection of articles, as an Internet mailing list including a week's postings, or a magazine arranging a collection of writings.
  2. A compilation of statutes or decisions analytically arranged; a summary of laws.
  3. That which is digested; especially, that which is worked over, classified, and arranged under proper heads or titles.
  4. The result of applying a hash function to a message.

digest frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word digest occurs in english on average 5.2 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 digest 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 digest can be often used in the following areas:

1) education, science, and technology;

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