how to pronounce retirement


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the above transcription of retirement 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.

retirement is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… both food workers at a retirement home …”

meaning of retirement

Retirement is the process of leaving one's job or career in order to live a life of leisure.

retirement frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word retirement occurs in english on average 14.9 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.

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