how to pronounce sensual

/ˈsɛnʃəwəl/

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the above transcription of sensual 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.

sensual frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word sensual occurs in english on average 1.5 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.

sensual is pronounced in three syllables

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sɛnʃəwəl

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

“… in a very very sensual ad a nude …”

meanings of sensual

adjective:

  1. Inducing pleasurable or erotic sensations.
  2. Provoking or exciting a strong response in the senses.
  3. Of or pertaining to the physical senses; sensory.

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