how to pronounce nightmares


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the above transcription of nightmares 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.

nightmares is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… into nightmares life is not always fair …”

meanings of nightmares


  1. Plural of nightmare.

nightmares frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word nightmares occurs in english on average 6.9 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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