how to pronounce purchased


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the above transcription of purchased 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.

purchased is pronounced in two syllables

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video examples of purchased pronunciation

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

“… which is why we purchased uh excess …”

meanings of purchased


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of purchase.

purchased frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word purchased occurs in english on average 39.9 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 purchased 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 purchased can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) people, society, and culture;

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