how to pronounce smother


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the above transcription of smother 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.

smother is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… I'm just gonna like smother all over my …”

meaning of smother

Smother means to cover completely, to suffocate.

smother frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word smother occurs in english on average 0.8 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 smother 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 smother can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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