how to pronounce hectic

/ˈhɛktɪk/

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the above transcription of hectic 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.

hectic frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word hectic occurs in english on average 0.8 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.

hectic is pronounced in two syllables

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hɛktɪk

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video examples of hectic pronunciation

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

“… just it's too hectic at home I just need …”

meaning of hectic

To be hectic means very busy or chaotic. For example "What a hectic day!"

words with pronunciation similar to hectic

arctictactictacticspepticactivetechniquevictimchaoticatticacted

words that rhyme with hectic

apoplecticdialecticeclectic

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