how to pronounce disposable


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disposable is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… the identities to be disposable and it …”

meanings of disposable


  1. That can be disposed of.
  2. That is designed to be discarded rather than reused, refilled or repaired.
  3. Available to be used.


  1. Any object that is designed to be disposed of rather than refilled or repaired.

disposable frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word disposable occurs in english on average 5.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) business and work;

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