how to pronounce proximate

/ˈpɹɑːksəmət/

audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

the above transcription of proximate 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.

proximate frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word proximate occurs in english on average 0.4 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.

proximate is pronounced in three syllables

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn how to precisely pronounce each sound of proximate

example pitch curve for pronunciation of proximate

pɹɑːksəmət

test your pronunciation of proximate

press the "test" button to check how closely you can replicate the pitch of a native speaker in your pronunciation of proximate

video examples of proximate pronunciation

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

“… um we have to be proximate and if we are …”

meanings of proximate

adjective:

  1. Immediately preceding or following in a chain of causation.
  2. Close or closest; adjacent.
  3. About to take place; impending.

noun:

  1. A grammatical marker in the Algonquian (and some other) languages for a principal third person.

words with pronunciation similar to proximate

approximateapproximatelyconsummateproximity

words that rhyme with proximate

approximate

Did this page help you?