how to pronounce headmistress


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the above transcription of headmistress 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.

headmistress is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… 1944 was appointed headmistress on …”

meanings of headmistress


  1. A female school principal.

headmistress frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word headmistress 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 headmistress 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 headmistress can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) people, society, and culture;

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