how to pronounce proven


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proven is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… variant of kovi 19 that is proven to be …”

meanings of proven


  1. Having been proved; having proved its value or truth.


  1. Past participle of prove.

proven frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word proven occurs in english on average 16.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

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