how to pronounce memorial


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the above transcription of memorial 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.

memorial frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word memorial occurs in english on average 31.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

memorial is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… just blocks away the memorial for all …”

meanings of memorial


  1. A note or memorandum.
  2. Something, such as a monument, by which someone or something is remembered.
  3. A chronicle or memoir.
  4. A service of remembrance or commemoration.
  5. A statement of facts set out in the form of a petition to a person in authority, a court or tribunal, a government, etc.
  6. Memory; recollection.


  1. Mnemonic; assisting the memory.
  2. Serving as a remembrance of someone or something; commemorative.
  3. Contained in the memory.

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