how to pronounce headdress


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headdress is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… to wear this blue headdress called a …”

meanings of headdress


  1. A hairdo.
  2. A decorative covering or ornament worn on the head.

headdress frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word headdress occurs in english on average 0.4 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 headdress 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 headdress can be often used in the following areas:

1) leisure and entertainment;

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