how to pronounce obituary

/oʊˈbiːtʃuˌwɛɹiː/

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obituary frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word obituary occurs in english on average 4.6 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.

obituary is pronounced in five syllables

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oʊbtʃuwɛɹ

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

“… want your obituary to say I hope my …”

meanings of obituary

noun:

  1. A biography of a recently deceased person, written by a journalist and published in a newspaper.
  2. A register of deaths in a monastery.
  3. A brief notice of a person's death, as published in a newspaper.

adjective:

  1. Relating to the death of a person.

words with pronunciation similar to obituary

obituaries

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