how to pronounce punched


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the above transcription of punched 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.

punched is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… self-pity we punched back twice as hard …”

meanings of punched


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of punch.

punched frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word punched occurs in english on average 12.7 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.

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