how to pronounce playtime


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the above transcription of playtime 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.

playtime is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… isn't playtime anymore in the schools …”

meanings of playtime


  1. Time for play or diversion.
  2. A duration of time when one is not as serious as they could be, especially in a conflict of sorts.
  3. A time when children can play outside during the school day.
  4. The duration of a recording.

playtime frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word playtime occurs in english on average 1.4 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 playtime 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 playtime can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) leisure and entertainment;

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