how to pronounce geisha


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the above transcription of geisha 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.

geisha is pronounced in two syllables

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

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meaning of geisha

Geisha is a Japanese word for a female entertainer.

geisha frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word geisha occurs in english on average 0.7 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 geisha 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 geisha can be often used in the following areas:

1) leisure and entertainment;

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