how to pronounce obit


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obit is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… writes an obit on me like that doesn't …”

meanings of obit


  1. An obituary.
  2. A mass or other service held for the soul of a dead person.
  3. A record of a person's death.
  4. Death of a person.

obit frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word obit occurs in english on average 0.3 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.

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

1) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to obit


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