how to pronounce reprehensible


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the above transcription of reprehensible 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.

reprehensible is pronounced in five syllables

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

“… this alone would be reprehensible but …”

meanings of reprehensible


  1. Blameworthy, censurable, guilty.
  2. Deserving of reprehension.


  1. A reprehensible person; a villain.

reprehensible frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word reprehensible occurs in english on average 1.2 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 reprehensible 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 reprehensible can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

words that rhyme with reprehensible


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