how to pronounce spies


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the above transcription of spies 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.

spies is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… okay Joe spies yeah first time I ever …”

meanings of spies


  1. Plural of spy.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of spy.

spies frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word spies occurs in english on average 3.4 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 spies 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 spies can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to spies


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