how to pronounce reduced


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reduced is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… uh we have reduced the death rate by 90 …”

meanings of reduced


  1. Discounted in price.
  2. Of a sauce etc.: made more concentrated.
  3. Made smaller or less; having undergone reduction.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of reduce.

reduced frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word reduced occurs in english on average 24.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics reduced 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 reduced can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

words that rhyme with reduced


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