how to pronounce infraction


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infraction is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… pick up an infraction it's impossible …”

meanings of infraction


  1. A violation; breach.
  2. A minor offence, petty crime.
  3. A major violation of rules which leads to a penalty, if detected by the referee.

infraction frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word infraction occurs in english on average 0.4 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 infraction 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 infraction can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

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