how to pronounce scorn

/ˈskɔːɹn/

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the above transcription of scorn 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.

scorn frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word scorn occurs in english on average 0.6 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.

scorn is pronounced in one syllable

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skɔːɹn

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

“… critics with scorn if you can believe it …”

meaning of scorn

Scorn means to feel or express contempt or disgust.

words with pronunciation similar to scorn

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