how to pronounce seventh


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the above transcription of seventh 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.

seventh is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… joined the show for its seventh season …”

meanings of seventh


  1. A tone of the seventh degree from a given tone, the interval between two such tones, or the two tones sounding in unison.
  2. The person or thing in the seventh position.
  3. One of seven equal parts of a whole.


  1. The ordinal form of the number seven.

seventh frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word seventh occurs in english on average 9.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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