how to pronounce smear


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the above transcription of smear 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.

smear frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word smear occurs in english on average 1.2 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.

smear is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… could they would smear anybody who tries …”

meaning of smear

To smear something is to spread it over a surface.

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