how to pronounce lento


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the above transcription of lento 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.

lento is pronounced in two syllables

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meanings of lento


  1. Very slow.


  1. Very slowly.


  1. A tempo mark directing that a passage is to be played very slowly.

lento frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word lento 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 lento 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 lento can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to lento


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