how to pronounce insolvency


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the above transcription of insolvency 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.

insolvency is pronounced in four syllables

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

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meanings of insolvency


  1. The condition of being insolvent; the state or condition of a person who is insolvent; the condition of one who is unable to pay his debts as they fall due, or in the usual course of trade and business.
  2. The condition of having more debts than assets.
  3. Insufficiency to discharge all debts of the owner.

insolvency frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word insolvency occurs in english on average 0.7 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 insolvency 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 insolvency can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

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