how to pronounce retrain


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retrain is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… pulse and you retrain these kids and …”

meanings of retrain


  1. To train again; especially, to train or study in a new subject or job.

retrain frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word retrain occurs in english on average 0.5 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 retrain 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 retrain can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) education, science, and technology;

4) people, society, and culture;

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