how to pronounce footprint


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footprint is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… reduces your greenhouse gas footprint by …”

meanings of footprint


  1. The audit trail left by a crashed program.
  2. The amount of hard drive space required for a program.
  3. Profession or lifestyle.
  4. The surface space occupied by a structure.
  5. Availability of a satellite from the ground.
  6. A company's geographic market presence.
  7. The ecological impact of a human activity, machine, etc.
  8. The impression of the foot in a soft substance such as sand or snow.
  9. Space required by a piece of equipment.

footprint frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word footprint occurs in english on average 3.1 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 footprint 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 footprint can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) transport and travel;

words with pronunciation similar to footprint


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