how to pronounce party


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party is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… first off I got party poppers yeah right …”

meanings of party


  1. A person or group of people constituting a particular side in a contract or legal action.
  2. Active player characters organized into a single group.
  3. A person.
  4. A discrete detachment of troops, especially for a particular purpose.
  5. A group of people traveling or attending an event together, or participating in the same activity.
  6. A gathering of acquaintances so that one of them may offer items for sale to the rest of them.
  7. A part or division.
  8. A person; an individual.
  9. A political group considered as a formal whole, united under one specific political platform of issues and campaigning to take part in government.
  10. A gathering of usually invited guests for entertainment, fun and socializing.
  11. A group of characters controlled by the player.
  12. A group of persons collected or gathered together for some particular purpose.
  13. (now rare in general sense) A group of people forming one side in a given dispute, contest etc.
  14. With to: an accessory, someone who takes part.


  1. To form a party (with).
  2. To engage in flings, to have one-night stands, to sow one's wild oats.
  3. To celebrate at a party, to have fun, to enjoy oneself.
  4. To take recreational drugs.


  1. Divided; in part.
  2. Parted or divided, as in the direction or form of one of the ordinaries.

party frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word party occurs in english on average 238.5 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.

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

1) people, society, and culture;

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