how to pronounce faint

/ˈfɛɪnt/

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the above transcription of faint 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.

faint frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word faint occurs in english on average 4.1 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.

faint is pronounced in one syllable

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fɛɪnt

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

“… and sigh and faint a lot many of these …”

meaning of faint

Faint means to lose consciousness suddenly and temporarily.

words with pronunciation similar to faint

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