how to pronounce replace


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replace is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… cities that it would replace trains and …”

meanings of replace


  1. To place again.
  2. To refund; to repay; to pay back.
  3. To put in a new or different place.
  4. To take the place of; to be used instead of.
  5. To supply or substitute an equivalent for.
  6. To demolish (a building) and build an updated form of that building in its place.
  7. To restore to a former place, position, condition, etc.; to put back.
  8. To take over the position or role from.

replace frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word replace occurs in english on average 28.9 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 replace 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 replace can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to replace


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