how to pronounce impoverish


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impoverish is pronounced in three syllables

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meanings of impoverish


  1. To become poor.
  2. To weaken in quality; to deprive of some strength or richness.
  3. To make poor.

impoverish frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word impoverish occurs in english on average 0.1 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 impoverish 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 impoverish can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

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