how to pronounce momentary


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momentary is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… has to be impermanent and momentary and …”

meanings of momentary


  1. Happening at every moment; perpetual.
  2. Lasting for only a moment.
  3. Ephemeral or relatively short-lived.

momentary frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word momentary occurs in english on average 1.8 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.

topics momentary 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 momentary can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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