how to pronounce neglected


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the above transcription of neglected 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.

neglected is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… they are the most neglected and it …”

meanings of neglected


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of neglect.


  1. Suffering from neglect.

neglected frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word neglected occurs in english on average 11.1 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 neglected 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 neglected can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to neglected


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