how to pronounce runs


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the above transcription of runs 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.

runs is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… bank collapse and bank runs is coming to …”

meanings of runs


  1. Diarrhea/diarrhoea.
  2. Plural of run.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of run.

runs frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word runs occurs in english on average 56.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics runs 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 runs can be often used in the following areas:

1) transport and travel;

words with pronunciation similar to runs


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