how to pronounce portrayed


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the above transcription of portrayed 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.

portrayed is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… where black men were portrayed as being …”

meanings of portrayed


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of portray.

portrayed frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word portrayed occurs in english on average 9.7 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 portrayed 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 portrayed can be often used in the following areas:

1) leisure and entertainment;

words with pronunciation similar to portrayed


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