how to pronounce retrieved


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the above transcription of retrieved 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.

retrieved is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… dug down and we retrieved the simulated …”

meanings of retrieved


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of retrieve.

retrieved frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word retrieved occurs in english on average 2.4 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 retrieved 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 retrieved can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

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