how to pronounce recede


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recede is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… to recede so that's the stuff point in …”

meanings of recede


  1. To cede back; to grant or yield again to a former possessor.
  2. To move back; to retreat; to withdraw.
  3. To take back.

recede frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word recede occurs in english on average 0.7 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 recede 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 recede can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

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