how to pronounce impossibility


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the above transcription of impossibility 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.

impossibility is pronounced in six syllables

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

“… despite the obvious impossibility to …”

meanings of impossibility


  1. The state of being unable to do something.
  2. The quality of being impossible.
  3. Something that is impossible.

impossibility frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word impossibility occurs in english on average 1.6 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 impossibility 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 impossibility can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to impossibility


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