how to pronounce overcrowd


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overcrowd is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… sure you don't overcrowd the pan the …”

meanings of overcrowd


  1. To fill beyond reasonable limits, with people, animals, objects or information.

overcrowd frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word overcrowd occurs in english on average 0.1 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 overcrowd 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 overcrowd can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to overcrowd


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