how to pronounce repossess


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the above transcription of repossess 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.

repossess is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… the people who repossess their cars they …”

meanings of repossess


  1. To reclaim ownership of property for which payment remains due.
  2. To gain back possession of.

repossess frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word repossess occurs in english on average 0.1 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 repossess 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 repossess can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) people, society, and culture;

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