how to pronounce disrespect


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the above transcription of disrespect 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.

disrespect is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… and the the level of disrespect for them …”

meanings of disrespect


  1. A lack of respect, esteem or courteous behaviour.


  1. To show a lack of respect to someone or something.

disrespect frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word disrespect occurs in english on average 2.9 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 disrespect 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 disrespect can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to disrespect


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