how to pronounce illegality


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the above transcription of illegality 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.

illegality is pronounced in five syllables

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

“… been aware of the illegality of his …”

meanings of illegality


  1. A defense to the validity of a contract because it was in violation of the law.
  2. The state of being illegal.

illegality frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word illegality occurs in english on average 0.3 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 illegality 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 illegality can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to illegality


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