how to pronounce exigent


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exigent is pronounced in three syllables

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meanings of exigent


  1. A writ in proceedings before outlawry.
  2. The amount that is required.
  3. Extremity; end; limit; pressing urgency.


  1. Demanding; requiring great effort.
  2. Urgent; needing immediate action.

exigent frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word exigent occurs in english on average 0.1 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 exigent 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 exigent can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

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