how to pronounce excused


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the above transcription of excused 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.

excused is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… but go ahead be excused for Santa to get …”

meanings of excused


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of excuse.

excused frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word excused occurs in english on average 2.3 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 excused 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 excused can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to excused


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