how to pronounce quintet


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the above transcription of quintet 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.

quintet is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… was a woodwind quintet now there were no …”

meanings of quintet


  1. A group of five musicians, fit to play such a piece of music together.
  2. Any group of five members.
  3. A composition (a type of chamber music) in five parts (typically each a singer or instrumentalist, sometimes several musicians).

quintet frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word quintet occurs in english on average 0.9 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 quintet 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 quintet can be often used in the following areas:

1) leisure and entertainment;

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