how to pronounce roam


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the above transcription of roam 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.

roam is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… with the bots who roam the place hello …”

meanings of roam


  1. To use a network or service from different locations or devices.
  2. To transmit (resources) between different locations or devices, to allow comparable usage from any of them.
  3. To wander or travel freely and with no specific destination.
  4. To range or wander over.

roam frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

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

1) communication, information, and media;

2) leisure and entertainment;

3) people, society, and culture;

4) transport and travel;

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