how to pronounce figment


audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

the above transcription of figment 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.

figment frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word figment occurs in english on average 0.2 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.

figment is pronounced in two syllables

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn how to precisely pronounce each sound of figment

example pitch curve for pronunciation of figment


test your pronunciation of figment

press the "test" button to check how closely you can replicate the pitch of a native speaker in your pronunciation of figment

video examples of figment pronunciation

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

“… is not a figment of our imagination it …”

meaning of figment

Figment means a thing that is imagined or conceived in the mind.

Did this page help you?