how to pronounce idyll


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idyll is pronounced in two syllables

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meanings of idyll


  1. A composition, usually instrumental, of a pastoral or sentimental character, e.g. Siegfried Idyll by Richard Wagner.
  2. Any poem or short written piece composed in the style of Theocritus' short pastoral poems, the Idylls.
  3. An episode or series of events or circumstances of pastoral or rural simplicity, fit for an idyll; a carefree or lighthearted experience.

idyll frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word idyll occurs in english on average 0.2 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.

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