how to pronounce misses


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the above transcription of misses 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.

misses is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… that bastard he misses nothing he looked …”

meanings of misses


  1. Plural of miss.
  2. Plural of Miss.
  3. Alternative spelling of missus.
  4. A range of clothing sizes for women of average height and build.


  1. Alternative spelling of Missus.
  2. Eye dialect spelling of Mrs.


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

misses frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word misses occurs in english on average 6.9 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.

topics misses can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that misses can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to misses


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