how to pronounce parents


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the above transcription of parents 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.

parents is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… rethink the way that parents relate to …”

meanings of parents


  1. Plural of parent.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of parent.

parents frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word parents occurs in english on average 205.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

words that rhyme with parents


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