how to pronounce soybean


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the above transcription of soybean 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.

soybean is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… with corn and soybean prices on the …”

meanings of soybean


  1. The edible seed of this plant.
  2. A legume plant (Glycine max), commonly cultivated for human and animal consumption and as a nitrogen-fixing ground cover.

soybean frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word soybean occurs in english on average 0.9 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 soybean 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 soybean can be often used in the following areas:

1) food and health;

2) life, nature, and living environment;

words with pronunciation similar to soybean


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