how to pronounce philosopher


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the above transcription of philosopher 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.

philosopher is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… he's very much a philosopher more than a …”

meaning of philosopher

A philosopher is someone who studies the nature of knowledge, reality, and existence.

philosopher frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word philosopher occurs in english on average 5.3 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 philosopher 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 philosopher can be often used in the following areas:

1) education, science, and technology;

2) people, society, and culture;

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