how to pronounce downed


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the above transcription of downed 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.

downed is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… Instagram page like I downed a venti red …”

meanings of downed


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of down.


  1. That has been brought down.

downed frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word downed occurs in english on average 1.9 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 downed 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 downed can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to downed


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