how to pronounce impeachment


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impeachment is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… saying that the impeachment process in …”

meanings of impeachment


  1. The act of impeaching or charging a public official with misconduct, especially if serious, often with the aim of having the official dismissed from office.
  2. (countable) The act of calling into question or challenging the accuracy or propriety of something.
  3. The state of being impeached.
  4. An accusation that a person has committed a crime against the state, such as treason.
  5. Hindrance; impediment; obstruction.
  6. A demonstration in a court of law, or before another finder of fact, that a witness was ingenuine before, and is therefore less likely to tell the truth now.

impeachment frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word impeachment occurs in english on average 0.8 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 impeachment 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 impeachment can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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