how to pronounce premiere


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the above transcription of premiere 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.

premiere is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… favorite Adobe Premiere shortcut and …”

meanings of premiere


  1. The first episode of a television show or a particular season of that show.
  2. In a series of narrative works, the installment that is chronologically set first.
  3. The leading woman of a group, especially in a theatrical cast.
  4. The first showing of a film, play or other form of entertainment, often held as a special event with celebrity guests.


  1. Of a film or play, to play for the first time.
  2. To present a film or play for the first time.

premiere frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word premiere occurs in english on average 5.8 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 premiere 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 premiere can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) leisure and entertainment;

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