how to pronounce masses


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the above transcription of masses 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.

masses is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… London fat birds are giant masses of fat …”

meanings of masses


  1. People, especially a large number of people.
  2. The total population.
  3. The lower classes or all but the elite.
  4. Plural of mass.
  5. Plural of Mass.


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

masses frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word masses occurs in english on average 12.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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