how to pronounce much


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the above transcription of much 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.

much is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… it's it is very much like fast track new …”

meanings of much


  1. A great number of; many (people).
  2. Many ( + plural countable noun).
  3. A large amount of.
  4. Used to indicate, demonstrate or compare the quantity of something.


  1. Often; frequently.
  2. Almost.
  3. To a great extent.
  4. Used to indicate or compare extent.


  1. Large, great.
  2. Long in duration.


  1. A large amount or great extent.

much frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word much occurs in english on average 1282.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) communication, information, and media;

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