how to pronounce pressure


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the above transcription of pressure 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.

pressure is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… hang on if the pressure at the top is …”

meaning of pressure

Pressure is the force exerted by a fluid on a surface.

pressure frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word pressure occurs in english on average 59.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics pressure 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 pressure can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

words that rhyme with pressure


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