how to pronounce lifeblood


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lifeblood is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… just what a lifeblood restaurants are …”

meanings of lifeblood


  1. That which is required for continued existence or function.
  2. Blood that is needed for continued life; blood regarded as the seat of life.

lifeblood frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word lifeblood occurs in english on average 0.8 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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