how to pronounce humbly


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the above transcription of humbly 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.

humbly is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… love mercy to walk humbly as fellow …”

meanings of humbly


  1. In a humble manner.

humbly frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word humbly occurs in english on average 2.4 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 humbly 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 humbly can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

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