how to pronounce permits


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the above transcription of permits 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.

permits is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… filing for concealed carry permits but …”

meanings of permits


  1. Plural of permit.


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

permits frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word permits occurs in english on average 5.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) business and work;

2) transport and travel;

words with pronunciation similar to permits


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