how to pronounce engender


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the above transcription of engender 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.

engender is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… and five engender ethnic identity …”

meanings of engender


  1. To beget (of a man); to bear or conceive (of a woman).
  2. To give existence to, to produce (living creatures).
  3. To copulate, to have sex.
  4. To bring into existence (a situation, quality, result etc.); to give rise to, cause, create.
  5. To endow with gender; to create gender or enhance the importance of gender.
  6. To assume form; to come into existence; to be caused or produced.

engender frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word engender occurs in english on average 0.6 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 engender 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 engender can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

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