how to pronounce sidetracked


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the above transcription of sidetracked 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.

sidetracked is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… carly um sorry i was sidetracked here …”

meanings of sidetracked


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of sidetrack.

sidetracked frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word sidetracked occurs in english on average 1.4 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.

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

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

words with pronunciation similar to sidetracked


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