how to pronounce figment

/ˈfɪɡmɪnt/

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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

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example pitch curve for pronunciation of figment

fɪɡmɪnt

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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.

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