how to pronounce monetary


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the above transcription of monetary 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.

monetary is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… rather than actual aid monetary or …”

meanings of monetary


  1. Of, pertaining to, or consisting of money.

monetary frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word monetary occurs in english on average 7.4 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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