how to pronounce hunger


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the above transcription of hunger 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.

hunger is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… dilutes your hunger I mean as you become …”

meaning of hunger

Hunger is a feeling of emptiness and a desire for food.

hunger frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word hunger occurs in english on average 26.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics hunger 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 hunger can be often used in the following areas:

1) food and health;

words with pronunciation similar to hunger


words that rhyme with hunger


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