how to pronounce seriousness


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the above transcription of seriousness 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.

seriousness is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… mock anything about the seriousness and …”

meanings of seriousness


  1. The state or quality of being serious.

seriousness frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word seriousness occurs in english on average 3.9 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.

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