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lib is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… labor conservative lib dem and green …”

meanings of lib


  1. Liberal.
  2. A member of the Liberal Party.
  3. Abbreviation of Liberal.
  4. A potion; magic potion; charm.
  5. Liberation.
  6. Abbreviation of Libertarian.
  7. Libertarian.
  8. Library.


  1. Abbreviation of Liberal Party.
  2. Abbreviation of Libertarian Party.
  3. The Libertarian party.
  4. The astrological sign, Libra.


  1. To geld; castrate; emasculate (usually said of animals).

lib frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word lib occurs in english on average 3.8 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.

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