how to pronounce lateness


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the above transcription of lateness 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.

lateness is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… do you think my lateness is genetic i …”

meanings of lateness


  1. The property of being late.

lateness frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word lateness 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.

words that rhyme with lateness


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