how to pronounce infantile


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the above transcription of infantile 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.

infantile is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… terribly infantile is obviously uh very …”

meanings of infantile


  1. Pertaining to infants.
  2. Childish; immature.

infantile frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word infantile occurs in english on average 0.6 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 infantile 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 infantile can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

2) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to infantile


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