how to pronounce enormous


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enormous is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… grandson or your son the enormous bag I …”

meanings of enormous


  1. Extremely large; greatly exceeding the common size, extent, etc.
  2. Exceedingly wicked; atrocious or outrageous.
  3. Deviating from the norm; unusual, extraordinary.

enormous frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word enormous occurs in english on average 20.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) communication, information, and media;

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