how to pronounce needless

/ˈniːdləs/

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the above transcription of needless 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.

needless frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word needless occurs in english on average 0.6 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.

needless is pronounced in two syllables

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example pitch curve for pronunciation of needless

ndləs

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

“… rifle this was needless to say not legal …”

meaning of needless

Needless means not needed or not wanted.

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