how to pronounce proponent


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proponent is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… massive fan i'm a massive proponent of …”

meanings of proponent


  1. One who supports something; an advocate.
  2. One who propounds a will for probate.
  3. One who makes a proposal or proposition.


  1. Making proposals; proposing.

proponent frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word proponent occurs in english on average 1.3 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 proponent 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 proponent can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) people, society, and culture;

words that rhyme with proponent


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