how to pronounce restful


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restful is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… and so being a little restful that you …”

meanings of restful


  1. Alternative form of RESTful.
  2. Peaceful; having a peaceful aspect.
  3. Using REST.
  4. Restorative; aiding rest.

restful frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word restful occurs in english on average 1.3 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.

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