how to pronounce illustrated


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the above transcription of illustrated 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.

illustrated is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… has illustrated the need to look back at …”

meanings of illustrated


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of illustrate.


  1. A newspaper featuring illustrations.

illustrated frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word illustrated occurs in english on average 12.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) leisure and entertainment;

words with pronunciation similar to illustrated


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