how to pronounce grownups


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the above transcription of grownups 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.

grownups is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… should that stop now were grownups so we …”

meanings of grownups


  1. Plural of grownup.

grownups frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

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

1) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to grownups


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