how to pronounce remains


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remains is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… mission remains the same and that is to …”

meanings of remains


  1. What is left after a person (or any organism) dies; a corpse.
  2. Plural of remain.
  3. The extant writings of a deceased person.
  4. All that is left of the stock of some things; remnants.
  5. Historical or archaeological relics.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of remain.

remains frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word remains occurs in english on average 54.1 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 remains 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 remains can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) life, nature, and living environment;

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