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masked is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… trying to enforce a masked mandate …”

meanings of masked


  1. Personate.
  2. Concealed; hidden.
  3. Wearing a mask or masks.
  4. Having the anterior part of the head differing decidedly in color from the rest of the plumage; -- said of birds.
  5. Characterized by masks.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of mask.

masked frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word masked occurs in english on average 4.1 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.

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