how to pronounce outtake


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outtake is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… and hopefully this next outtake makes …”

meanings of outtake


  1. A complete version of a recording or film that is dropped in favour of another version, reject.
  2. An opening for outward discharge; a vent.
  3. A portion of a recording (a take) that is not included in the final version of a film or a musical album, often because it contains a mistake.


  1. To take out, remove.
  2. To except.


  1. Except; besides.

outtake frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word outtake occurs in english on average 0.4 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 outtake 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 outtake can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) leisure and entertainment;

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