how to pronounce smolder


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smolder is pronounced in two syllables

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meanings of smolder


  1. To exist in a suppressed or hidden state.
  2. To show signs of repressed anger or suppressed mental turmoil or other strong emotion, such as passion.
  3. To burn with no flame and little smoke.

smolder frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word smolder occurs in english on average 0.2 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.

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

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

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