how to pronounce pyre


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the above transcription of pyre 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.

pyre is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… character for funeral pyre you know that …”

meanings of pyre


  1. Any heap or pile of combustibles.
  2. A funeral pile; a combustible heap on which corpses are burned.

pyre frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word pyre occurs in english on average 0.3 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 pyre 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 pyre can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to pyre


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