how to pronounce downside


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the above transcription of downside 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.

downside is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… further on the downside Jeffery Gunlock …”

meaning of downside

The downside of something is the disadvantage or harm that comes with it.

downside frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word downside 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 downside 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 downside can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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