how to pronounce lives


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the above transcription of lives 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.

lives is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… believe that their lives prayer is …”

meanings of lives


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of live.


  1. Plural of life.

lives frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word lives occurs in english on average 217.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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