how to pronounce lice


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the above transcription of lice 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.

lice is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… again and we will go on with the lice as …”

meanings of lice


  1. Plural of louse.

lice frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word lice occurs in english on average 5.2 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 lice 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 lice can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

words with pronunciation similar to lice


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