how to pronounce possessiveness


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the above transcription of possessiveness 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.

possessiveness is pronounced in four syllables

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example pitch curve for pronunciation of possessiveness


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meanings of possessiveness


  1. The quality of being possessive.

possessiveness frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word possessiveness occurs in english on average 0.2 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 possessiveness 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 possessiveness can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to possessiveness


words that rhyme with possessiveness


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