how to pronounce farthing


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farthing is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… penny-farthing down Connecticut Road …”

meanings of farthing


  1. A very small quantity or value; the least possible amount.
  2. A division of land.
  3. Former British unit of currency worth one-quarter of an old penny; or a coin representing this.


  1. A surname​.

farthing frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word farthing occurs in english on average 0.3 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 farthing 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 farthing can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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